Linda Vista Recreation Center
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Current Special Events and Activities
Fun for one, Fun for all! Check out your local Recreation Center's Program guide for more details.
Movies in the Park
Enjoy Movies in the Park at select locations. Visit the Movies in the Park list (link) for more details!
The Parks Fit San Diego Challenge is to walk or run 30 miles between June 20th and August 20th. Track your mileage and receive a free "I got fit in my park" t-shirt if you complete the 30 miles by the August 20th deadline. Then compete in the finale at NTC/Liberty station park Saturday, August 22, 2015.
The BookNook program is a "take a book, leave a book" gathering place where you can share your favorite literature and stories.
Celebrate the Family: Linda Vista Family Reunion
Saturday, August 1, 2015
11:00 am to 7:00 pm
Friday Teen Night
This 8-week Summer program is held every Friday from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm and is for participants between the ages of 12 and 17 years old.
Learn to Swim: Portable Pool
Registration opens July 20, 2015 at 10:00 am.
This weekly camp is ideal for beginners.
Baseball, Softball, and T-Ball (Youth)
Games will be played off-site. We need at least 9 registered participants by June 20, 2015.
There are two football base programs this Summer: Flag Football: Organized Team Activity and Football Combine.
We are currently taking registration for our youth soccer teams: Pee Wee, 8-10u, 11-12u, 13-14u, 15-16u. The cost is $15 per participants. Age cut-off date is June 13, 2015.
Yoga - Empower Yourself with Yoga
This is a gentle Hatha Yoga class designed for adults of all levels of experience. The class meets every Wednesday at 6:00 pm. This is a FREE class.
This is a challenging theater arts program for aspiring performers. Performers will build self-esteem and leadership skills as they work together in preparation for our 2015 Holiday show - "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" The cost is $20 per year.
Volunteers needed. If you are interested in volunteering, please call the recreation center.
History of the Center
The 15 acre site was acquired in 1955 and the recreation center was built in 1960. Significant renovations took place in 1998.
Directions and Bus Route
From Interstate 163 take the Genesee West exit and travel west to Linda Vista Road. Turn left on Linda Vista Road and proceed to Levant Street, then turn right. The center is located at the end of Levant Street across from the County Children’s Services Building.
From Interstate 5 North take the Balboa Avenue exit and travel east to Genesee. Turn right on Genesee, then right on Linda Vista Road. Turn left on Levant Street. The center at the end of the street.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 25, 41 & 44.