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Dolores Magdaleno Memorial Recreation Center

What's Coming

Please see our latest Program Guide for more information. (PDF)

Toys for Tots

Please see our upcoming Toys for Tots Flyer

Program Guide (PDF) English
Program Guide (PDF) Spanish

Halloween Carnival

Please see our 2015 Halloween Carnival Program Guide (PDF)

Flag Football

Season: September 5 to December 12, 2015
Registration: September 1 through October 9, 2015
Fees: Free
Age Divisions: Pee Wee - 5 to 7 years
     10 & under
     12 & under
     14 & under
     16 & under

Register Online!

Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation Councils. It's as easy as One, Two, and Three.

Sign up for an account, find a class or activity, and register!

If you are registering a child for an activity, please do not use the child's information when completing a New Account. Adding family members after successfully creating an account can be completed later.

Please note: An email which includes a confirmation message will be sent after you sign up a new primary account. It is possible the email may go to your junk or spam folder.

The email will include a special first-time activation link. You will not be able to use your new account until you've used this special link!

If you need assistance, please see the FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect website.

Current Special Events and Activities

Fun for one, Fun for all! Check out your local Recreation Center's Program guide for more details.


The BookNook program is a "take a book, leave a book" gathering place at your favorite recreation center. Share your favorite literature and stories with others.


Ongoing Events


Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
$5 per month

Extreme Cuisine

5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Ages 6 to 17 years

Movie Day

5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Ages 6 to 17 years

Crazy Science

5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Ages 6 to 17 years

History of the Center

The center was built in 1944 and was rebuilt in 1994 to better serve the needs on the community. The redesign included additional restrooms, a large kitchen, and a remodeled patio area.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 5 take the National Avenue exit and turn right. Turn left on 29th Street. The center is approximately one block ahead.

From Interstate 15 take the Oceanview Boulevard exit and turn right on Oceanview. Turn left on 30th Street then right on Marcy Avenue. The center is on the right.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 3 & 11