North Park Recreation Center
FREE SPRING LUNCH PROGRAM
Free Spring Lunch will be offered to children 18 years and younger Monday through Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. starting March 30 through April 24. Free snacks will be offered from 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. This program is offered in partnership with the San Diego Unified School District, and received an Award of Excellence from the California Parks and Recreation Society.
Spring Egg Hunt
We will be having an Egg Hunt, Bunny Appearance, DJ, Jumper, Candy, Basket Prizes and more.
The egg hunt times for 5 years and
Under will be at 10:15 am, 10 years and Under 10:45 am, and All Ages 11:15 am
Ages: 17 years and Under free
March 28, 2015 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Please see the Spring Egg Hunt Flyer (PDF) for more information.
North Park Recreation Center and ScienceSational Events
Presents science learning in a fun, exciting and engaging way as you have never experienced before!
To learn more about this exciting program, see the North Park ScienceSational Events Flyer (PDF) for more information.
Jr. Chef Cooking ClassEvery Wednesday at 4:00 p.m.
Ages 7 through 14 welcome
Cost is FREE
FREE Adult Fitness ClassTuesday and Thursday 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Youth Tennis LessonsMonday & Wednesday, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Cost is $20 per month per child
Registration is only accepted from the first through the fourth day of the month. Additional $10.00 fee will apply for late registration.
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 land was acquired in 1912, then dedicated in 1928. Hall of Fame baseball player Ted Williams used to play here as a child. The rec center is one of the oldest in the city.
Directions and Bus Route
From Interstate 805, take the El Cajon Boulevard exit and go west. Take El Cajon Boulevard to Idaho Street and turn left. The center is on the right hand side.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 1, 2, 6, 7, 10, 15 & 966.