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Parks & Recreation

Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center

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Program Guide

What's Coming

All participants must be pre-registered on

Halloween Carnival

When: October 27, 2023

MLK Youth Basketball League

Ages: 5-16
Cost: $30
PeeWee: Activity Code (#110665)
10U: Activity Code (#110666)
12U: Activity Code (#110667)
14U: Activity Code (#110677)
16U: Activity Code (#110678)
See our Youth Basketball flyer for details!

MLK Winter Day Camp

Cost: $70 / 8:00am – 4:00pm
Extended Care: $90 / 8:00am – 5:00pm
Week 1 (12/18 – 12/22) Activity Code (#110679) / Extended Care (#110681)
Week 2 (12/26 – 12/29) Activity Code (#110680) / Extended Care (#110682)
* Note no camp on 12/25
See our Winter Day Camp flyer for details!

Winter Wonderland

Saturday, December 16, 2023, 10:00am – 12:00pm
See our Winter Wonderland flyer for details!

14th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Sportsfest and Community Celebration

January 20, 2024
Parade starts at 9:00am / Community Celebration starts at 11:00am.
See our Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day flyer for details!

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If you need assistance, please see the Frequently Asked Questions link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect website.

History of the Center

The center was built in 1986 on previously vacant land.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 805 take the Imperial Avenue exit and head east, make a right on to Valencia Street and then left on to Skyline Drive. The center is on your right.

From state Route 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.