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Willie Henderson Sports Complex

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Program Guide

What's Coming

Cookies with Santa*

Days: Friday December 15, 2023
Time: 5:00 – 7:00pm
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Free
*Will also be our Toys-4-Tots pick up
See our Cookies with Santa Flyer for details!

Basketball League COED

Days: Tuesday & Thursday
Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
*Season Begins 12/11/23
Ages: 5 - 16 years old
Active Net Code:
Peewee – (#111752)
10U – (#111748)
12U – (#111749)
14U – (#111750)
16U – (#111751)
Cost: $15

Cooking Class

Days: Wednesday
Time: 4:00 - 6:00pm
Ages: 7 - 13 years old
Active Net Code: (#111753)
Cost: $5

Arts & Crafts

Days: Thursdays
Time: 4:00 - 6:00pm
Ages: 5 - 13 years old
Active Net Code: (#111747)
Cost: FREE

Baking Basics

Days: Tuesdays
Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
Ages: 6 - 13 years old
Active Net Code: (#111994)
Cost: $5

Drone Soccer

Days: Mon & Wed
Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Ages: 11 - 17 years old
Active Net Code: (#110292)
Cost: FREE


Days: Monday & Thursday
Time: 4:30 - 5:30pm
Ages: 6 - 11 years old
Active Net Code: (#111997)
Cost: $20

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History of the Center

The area now known as Willie Henderson Sports Complex was once called the Southeast Athletic Field. Willie Henderson lived in the area and was responsible for building ballfields for youth. In 1986 the site was named after him for his commitment to youth sports.

Directions and Bus Route

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From Interstate 805 take the 43rd Street exit. Turn right, proceed to Boston Avenue and turn right. Proceed to 45th Street and turn left. 45th Street becomes a one-way street where Willie Henderson Sports Complex is located (on the right).

The Sports Complex is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 11 and 955.