Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center
Free Summer Lunch Program
Free Summer Lunch Program served Monday through Friday from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm for lunch and 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm for snack. Ages 2 to 18 years old.
Summer Activities, Monday -Friday 1:30 to 4:00 pm, ages 6 to 14 years old.
For boys and girls!
Ages: 5 through 15 years old
Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation Councils. Itís 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 childís 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 with a special first-time activation link will be sent after signing up a new primary account. It is possible the email may go to your junk or spam folder. You will not be able to use your new account until you've used this special link!
If you need assistance, please see the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect page.
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.
History of the Center
The center was built in 1986 on previously vacant land.
Directions and Bus Route
From Interstate 805 take the Imperial Ave exit and head east, make a right on to Valencia St and then left on to Skyline. The center is on your right.
From Interstate 54 take the Woodman Street exit, head north to Skyline Drive and turn left. The center is on your left.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS route 11.