Serra Mesa Recreation Center
SDCE Senior Fitness!
Serra Mesa Recreation Center has teamed up with San Diego Continuing Education to bring the community a free senior fitness class starting June 14, 2016! Our Feeling Fit class will begin at 8:30 a.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, inside the gymnasium. All are encouraged to attend and you can enroll anytime!
Summer Lunch and BBQ!
Summer Lunch is back again! Youth 18 years and under can meet us between 12 pm and 1 pm on weekdays to receive a free meal over summer break! On August 18, 2016 a free BBQ will be held in the park from 12 pm to 1 pm, and everyone eats free!
Movies in the Park!
The Serra Mesa Recreation Council has teamed up with the Serra Mesa Community Council to bring more family friendly movie nights to our neighborhood! We are proud to announce three dates: July 23: Good Dinosaur, August 13: Inside Out, and September 17: Minions, 2016. Each movie will be held at Cabrillo Heights Neighborhood Park at dusk. We hope to see you there!
The Serra Mesa Fall Festival is a great opportunity for small children to get the hang of Halloween in a safe environment! Kids enjoy carnival games, lots of prizes, and this year we are bringing back the costume contests! Our Festival starts at 6 pm on Wednesday, October 26, 2016.
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.
Wednesday Night Free Play Volleyball
We now offer volleyball once a week in the gym on Wednesday nights from 7 to 8:45 p.m. All skill levels are invited! Come see what the excitement is all about! It is a great sport for active adults and anyone else who likes to have a good time!
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.
History of the Center
Most of the Serra Mesa Recreation Center was built in 1964 with additional phases added in later years. The center is divided into two levels: the lower level consist of the sports field and a small picnic area and the upper level contains the building, picnic area and tot lot.
Directions and Bus Route
From Interstate 15, exit Aero Drive West and turn left on Ruffin Road. Turn right on Village Glen Drive, the center is on the right, approximately a half mile down the road.
From Interstate 805, exit on Murray Ridge East. From Murray Ridge Road, turn left on Glencolum Drive and look for the center ahead.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 926/927 and 928.