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BCYF Curley

Closures: All BCYF pools, gyms and fitness centers are closed.

Program cancellations: All BCYF programming will be suspended by Wednesday, March 18, 2020.

Youth meal distribution: Select BCYF locations are meal pick-up sites only for students who rely on daily free breakfast and lunch provided by schools. You can learn more and find a location online.

BCYF Curley offers many fitness programs, a Family Friendly Beach, older adult activities, a teen center, and more.

BCYF’s network of community centers offer a wide range of diverse features and programs that are as unique as the neighborhoods they serve.

BCYF Curley features a beach, community room, computer lab, aerobic studio, fitness center, teen center, and handball and racquetball courts.

1663 Columbia Road
Boston, MA 02127
Monday through Saturday, 6:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Our hours may vary during the summer and school vacations.
South Boston

BCYF Curley Renovation

POSTPONED: The third community meeting to discuss the BCYF Curley Community Center renovation will not be held on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. A new date will be announced when it is scheduled.

Please read the fact sheet to learn more about this renovation.

BCYF Curley programs

  • Aerobics-Cardio Blast/Cardio Mix/Combo/Step 
  • Body Sculpt 
  • After-school Program 
  • L Street Running Club 
  • Latin Dance 
  • Senior Lunch 
  • Special Events 
  • Spin Class 
  • Super Sculpt 
  • Yoga 

To learn more about programming at the BCYF Curley Community Center, please contact the center directly.

  • Special Events
  • Youth Boxing 
  • Youth Dance 
  • Youth Fitness

To learn more about programming at the BCYF Curley Community Center, please contact the center directly.









7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Barre Class (Ballet Room)     Barre Class (Ballet Room)      
8 - 9 a.m.         Strictly Stretch, Christine N.    

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Yoga, Ed B.





Yoga, Chris D (Aerobic Room)


9 - 10 a.m.




Fit with HIIT, Anthony




9:15 - 10:15 a.m.     Body Sculpt, Carolyn   Muscle Condition, 

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

Cardio Blast,
Lee Anne

Toned and Strong,






9:45 - 11:15 a.m. (90 minutes)






Boxfit/Body Sculpt, Christine N


10 - 11 a.m.





Yoga, Ed (Multi-purpose room)


Yoga, Pat D.

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Yoga, Pat DeClue

Yoga, Ed

Yoga, Ed



Penalty Box, Anthony, 11:15 a.m.
Begins November 10

12 - 1 p.m. All Levels Yoga, Christine D.            
1 - 2 p.m.             Strong Boot Camp with Ingrid. Three months long, starting February 10
2:45 - 3:30 p.m.

Box in the Box, Anthony,
January 27 - February 24

4:45 - 5:30 p.m.     Strictly Stretch, Christine N.        

5 - 6 p.m.

Yoga, Kathleen C. (Multi-purpose)


Yin Yoga, Christine D





5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Body Sculpt, Carolyn

Combo, Carolyn

Body Sculpt, Christine N.

STRONG, Ingrid

Zumba Toning, Lee Anne



6 - 7 p.m.


Yoga, Kathleen C. (Multi-purpose room)

Yoga, Elaine (Multi-purpose room)





6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Zumba, Michelle

Sculpt, Joanne

Cardio Mix, Christine N.

Zumba, Michelle

Cardio Kickboxing, Maria











6:30 – 7:30 a.m.


Instructor: Christine N.


Instructor: Christine N.




8 - 9 a.m.



Instructor: Carolyn





8:30 – 9:30 a.m.






Instructor: Christine L.


9 – 10 a.m.







Instructor: Christine L.

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Instructor: Christine L.







6 – 7 p.m.



Instructor: Joanne





6:30 – 7:30 p.m.


Instructor: Elaine






BCYF Curley Family Friendly Beach

The BCYF Curley Family Friendly Beach offers families:

  • access to an enclosed stretch of beach on Boston Harbor
  • restrooms with changing tables
  • picnic tables with umbrellas
  • outdoor showers
  • beach game equipment
  • Wi-Fi, and
  • an indoor area to get out of the sun.
Membership and hours information

Memberships are available to children and their parents or guardians for a $5 fee for the whole family. Typical hours for our beach (dependent on  weather) are:

  • Weekdays: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Weekends: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Memberships are available at the K Street entrance of the Center.

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We have a variety of programs for all ages at our 36 facilities.
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Membership rates

City of Boston Residents
(one-year membership)
  • Adult: $100
  • Teen (12-18): FREE
  • Senior: $40 (all inclusive)
  • Adult Aerobic Membership (includes classes): $120
  • Family Friendly Beach Membership: $5
  • Replacement card: $15
Non-City of Boston Residents
(one-year membership)
  • Adult: $150
  • Teen (12-18): $55
  • Senior: $90 (all inclusive)
  • Adult Aerobic Membership (includes classes): $170
  • Replacement card: $15
Membership forms:

Fill out your membership form in advance and bring it with you to save time!

BCYF Family Membership Form

BCYF Individual Membership Form

BCYF Youth Membership Form

Forma de Informacion para Membrecia

All payments for BCYF memberships must be by money order made payable to the City of Boston. Personal checks are accepted for rental payments only. We are working on an electronic payment method and will update you when more information is available. 

News and announcements

BCYF Curley March 2020 Meeting Postponed

POSTPONED: Join us at the next BCYF Curley Renovation meeting on March 18

Boston Centers for Youth and Families

BCYF Family Gym returns February 8

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
BCYF L Street Brownies Swim

It's time for the 'L Street Brownies' annual New Year’s Day Swim!

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
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HubNob raises $400,000 for BCYF programming

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
More BCYF News

New playground at BCYF Curley

The new playground is thanks to our partnership with KaBOOM! and jetBlue. This is the second playground we have built together, and we look forward to building more. Special thanks to the 170 volunteers from across the City who helped out.

Upcoming Events


There are no upcoming events available at this time.

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