South Clairemont Recreation Center

What's Coming

I am Queen Empowerment Day!

On Saturday, October 22, 2016 South Clairemont Recreation Center will be hosting a Teen Center special event called, “2016" I AM Queen Empowerment Day! This event was created to inspire, encourage and motivate our teens in the community. The day will include a Fashion Show, guest speakers, and live performances of neighborhood schools and community talent. Click here for more information.

Theatre Class

Ages: 9 to 17 years
Join us In the South Clairemont Auditorium every Monday and Friday from 4:00 to 5:00pm. We will be learning basic theatre skills, playing fun games, and we will be practicing for our very own season productions.

Teen Center

Every Monday to Friday from 3:30 through 6:00 p.m. Teens 12 to 17 years old are invited to drop into the South Clairemont game room to do some homework, play games, play xbox, shoot pool, and make new friends. No registration required.

Arts and Nails

Every Tuesday from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the South Clairemont Teen Room where ages 3 to 16 years old can play games, get nails done, create diffrent arts and crafts while enjoying music or movies. $3/4 week session.

Arts in the Park

Every Wednesday from 12 to 2:00 p.m. come join us for some fun arts and crafts outdoors! Free, no registration required.

Pee Wee Sports

The Pee Wee Sports program is designed to teach youngsters the basic fundamentals of sports taught in a fun environment.
Ages: 3 to 7 years
Sessions: On-going (4 weeks session)
Day: Monday
Time: 4 to 5 p.m.
Cost: $13 per session/four-week session

Cooking Class

Participants will learn how to cook easy delicious healthy food. Supplies will be provided.
Ages: 7 to 17 years
Day: Wednesday
Time: 1:30 to 3 p.m.
Cost: $18 per class

Beginner Basketball

Participants will learn the fundamentals of basketball. Instruction will be provided on proper dribbling, lay up, and passing techniques.
Ages: 10 to 12 years
Day: Thursday
Time: 4 to 5 p.m.
Cost: $15 per session/ 4 weeks session

Register Online!

Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation councils. 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.

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.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 5, take the Clairemont Drive exit (east) and proceed up the hill. The center on is the right hand side.

From Genesee Avenue take Balboa Avenue (west) to Clairemont Drive and turn left. The center is on the left.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 27, 50 and 105.