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Adams Recreation Center

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Classes and Programs

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Our goal is to provide a positive, interactive experience that impacts 

social, mental, and physical well-being.


Virtual Tutoring

FREE one-hour one-on-one homework help every Monday for 

Elementary, Middle and High School students.


3:00 – 4:00 pm

Ages 5 – 16



Virtual Youth Ceramics

Participates will be learning about ceramics by painting a bisque project.

Packages with materials will be provided.


Virtual classes will be on the 2nd and 3rd Wednesday of the month

Package pick-up will be available on the 1st Wednesday of the month

Participants drop-off projects to fire on the 4th Wednesday of the month



2:00 – 3:00 pm

Ages 5 – 12

$7.00 per month (*Spaces limited – 10)


March – Spring Bunny Project

April – Mug Project 

May – Ice Cream Project



Virtual Youth Cooking Class

Participates will be learning to prepare fun and simple snacks with the guidance of staff. Participants must provide their own ingredients and supplies.

Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Ages 5 – 12


*Spaces limited – 10


All registered participants must have a ZOOM account and must be knowledgeable on www.zoom.us

To register and view more program information visit www.SDRecConnect.com





Saturday, March 27, 2021 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm


Location: 3419 Adams Ave San Diego, CA 92116

Bus loop near 4649 Hawley Blvd on Mansfield St. & School St.

(One-way street)


Adams staff will be handing out goodie bags.

Please practice safe social distancing by wearing a mask and remain in your vehicles.


For more information contact the Center Director at (619) 235-1149 or abalingit@sandiego.gov


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.

History of the Center

The Adams Recreation Center property was acquired in 1961 and the facility was built in 1987.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 15 take the Adams Avenue exit and proceed to Adams Avenue. Turn left. The recreation center is on the left, on the corner of Adams Avenue and 35th Street.
The center is accessible by bus via PDF icon SDMTS Route 11.