Colonel Irving Salomon San Ysidro Community Activity Center
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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!
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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.
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.
Veteran’s Day (November 11)
Thanksgiving Day (November 24)
History of the Center
The Recreation Center reopened in the spring 2004 after being closed for over a year due to a fire that destroyed part of the center.
Directions and Bus Route
From Interstate 805 south, take state Route 905 west and take the Picador Boulevard/Smythe Avenue exit. Turn left on Smythe and proceed to Avenida de la Madrid. Turn left on Avenida de la Madrid. Then turn left on Blando Lane. Proceed two blocks to Diza Road and turn left.
From Interstate 5 south, take state Route 905 east and take the Picador Boulevard/Smythe Avenue exit. Turn right on Smythe and proceed to Avenida de la Madrid. Turn left on Avenida de la Madrid. Then turn left on Blando Lane. Proceed two blocks to Diza Road and turn left.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Route 932 and the San Diego Trolley's Blue Line.