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Spring Egg Hunt
First Egg Hunt begins at 11:45 a.m., others will commence shortly after.
See our Spring Egg Hunt Flyer for details!
Movies in the Park
Azalea Recreation Center will be showing "Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse" on Friday May 15 starting at 800 p.m.
Make sure to bring your lawn chairs and blankets along with the whole family and enjoy this free community event!
Ages: 7 to 12 years
Cost: $42 plus a 3% credit card fee
See our Summer Camp flyer for details!
Arts and Crafts
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Ages: 5 to 17 years
Days: Wednesday and Friday
Time: 3:00 to 500 p.m.
Ages: 7 to 16 years
Yoga Class by David Sonsara
Time: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Ages: 14 and Up
*Bring your own yoga mat
After School & Teen Program
Teenagers are invited to play ping pong, foosball, video games, or just hang out with other teens in a safe structured environment.
Days: Monday through Friday
Times: Monday to Thursday, 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Friday 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Ages: 12 to 17 years
Azalea Park Seniors would like to invite senior citizens living in the Azalea Park and City Heights neighborhoods to meet people, be creative, and stay active. For more information, call Azalea Recreation Center at (619) 235-1162 and speak to a staff member.
Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation Advisory Groups. 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 Frequently Asked Questions link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect website.
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 center was built in 1972 and serves the recreational and leisure needs of children and adults living in the densely populated area of Azalea Park in City Heights.
Directions and Bus Route
Map this location
From Interstate 805 North take the Home Avenue exit and turn right. Turn left on Fairmount Avenue. Turn left on Poplar Street, which will curve into Violet Street. Remain on Violet until you see the recreation center ahead.
From Interstate 805 South take the Home Avenue exit and turn left. Turn left on Fairmount Avenue. Turn left on Poplar Street, which will curve into Violet Street. Remain on Violet until you see the recreation center ahead.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 13 and 965.