South of Market Health Center & San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department have come together to sponsor a pool party for kids at Martin Luther King pool (3rd & Armstrong). It will be on July 16th from 2:30pm to 4:30pm . This will be a free event to the first … Continue reading
All San Francisco Recreation & Parks Pools will be closed July 3rd and July 4th for the independence day holiday. Regular scheduling will commence July 5th.
Hamilton pool will be closed today till 4:30pm (6.26.15) due to contamination. Pool will re-open at 4:30 pm to regular scheduling. Sorry for the inconvenience.
MIssion Pool will be closed today (6.13.15) till 3:00 pm due to vandalism. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Balboa pool will be closed from 7am to 4pm on June 19th, 2015
We apologize, but MLK pool will be closed today May 31, 2015 all day. We expect to re-open for our normal hours on Tuesday June 2, 2015.
Mission pool is re-opening today, May 15 2015. The leak has been address and we look forward to seeing you are Mission again. Enjoy your swim!
Mission Pool is closed due to the ongoing loss of significant amounts of water from the pool system. Due to the current drought and water restrictions we will remain closed until we can fix the issue. We believe we have identified the source of the leak and are in the … Continue reading
Due to unexpected bodily fluid discharge, we have had to closed Sava Pool until 3:00 PM as a precaution. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding
Due to chemistry balancing issues, The small pool (baby pool) will be closed today. We hope to have it open tomorrow (4/24).
We have had intermittent problems with that boiler since the building re-opened 5 years ago. We have continually tried to repair, replace parts, fine tune, etc. and nothing seems to last more than a few months to a year. We are now in a position that it is not working … Continue reading
Good News! Work was completed and the water is balanced, so we are opening two days earlier than expected. ML King will be open for its Sunday schedule. This means that Coffman Pool will no longer be open on Sundays. The Sunday schedule is as follows: Lap Swim/ Family Swim … Continue reading
We are closed today for the day, Saturday, March 14th, for operation purposes. Sorry for the inconvenience and we will be back tomorrow during our normal operating hours.
Due to the sensitive nature of the current demolition, North Beach Pool will be closed today as a cautionary measure for public safety. We will be open tomorrow
I am happy to announce that our contractor received the necessary parts and is rebuilding the pump. We expect to have the pump rebuilt and installed by March 17, 2015. There will be a testing process, as well as balancing the water which should take approximately one week, unless there … Continue reading
I am happy to inform everyone that Mission Pool is reopening today for the spring season. The spring schedule is as follows: Tuesday – Friday 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Lap Swim 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Recreation Swim 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM Lap Swim Saturday 10:00 AM – … Continue reading
In observance of President’s day, all SFRPD Pools will be closed Monday February 16, 2015. We will reopen on Tuesday for our normal schedule.
At approximately 5:55 PM on Friday February 6th, 2015 , the power went out at Balboa pool. Our engineers will be in tomorrow to ensure the pool is safe to re-open.We anticipate reopening for our normal programming tomorrow , Saturday February 7th. All programming tonight has been canceled. We apologize … Continue reading
Join us at our upcoming public meeting on the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department’s 2015-16 budget process– Monday, February 9, at Hamilton Recreation Center (1900 Geary Boulevard), from 6:30 to 8 … Continue reading
Martin Luther King Jr. Pool is currently closed due to the impeller in the circulating pump having eroded and no longer able to provide circulation to the pool. This part is a custom order part, which has to be manufactured. Because we have not received the custom part yet, our … Continue reading
Due to the closure of Martin Luther King pool due to circulation issues, we will be opening Coffman Pool on Sundays starting January 18th, until Martin Luther King Jr. Pool reopens. The schedule will be the same as Martin Luther King Jr. Pool: 10-Noon Lap Swim 12:30 PM -2 PM … Continue reading
Sava Pool is closing from 1/5/15 until 1/25/15 for annual maintenance. Sunday January 5 2015 will be the last day it will be open until Sunday January 25 2015. Please check www.sfrecpark.org for the schedule for other pools which can service your swimming needs during the maintenance closure.
Although I do not yet have a specific date for reopening, I do now have a tentative timeline for reopening. It looks like MLK Pool will reopen some time in the middle of February. The current issue is the impeller in the circulating pump has eroded and no longer can … Continue reading
All SFRPD pools will be closing at 5 PM on December 24 & 31 2014, and closed all day on December 25 and January 1, 2015. Happy Holidays!
After yesterday’s storm created a power outage that forced the closure of Hamilton Pool, I am happy to report it has reopened today for its normally posted schedule. Enjoy you swim.
The following is an update of parts of our San Francisco park system that have been affected by the storm. (Updated at 2:10 p.m. PST, December 11, 2014) Flooding: -Palace of Fine Arts (response in progress, PUC dispatching electrician and generator) -MLK Drive in Golden Gate Park from 19th Avenue … Continue reading
At 7:15 AM, Hamilton Pool experienced a power outage which shut down pool circulation. The pool is closed until the power is restored and the circulating pumps can be reset. Sorry for the inconvenience. Update 11:26 AM – The facility will be closed the rest of the day.
While I currently do not have a specific date for the reopening of Martin Luther King pool. I do, however, have a tentative timeline for how long the pool be closed. It is looking like the pool will be closed as many as 10 to 12 weeks with the pool … Continue reading
The stationary engineers worked diligently to restore pool temperature over the weekend . Pool temperature is within the the normal operating range.
Hamilton Pool has reopened today, December 1. The pool shell has been re-plastered and looks great. Come on out and swim!
Martin Luther King Jr. Pool is closed due to the pool circulation being down. Per state health code , a pool without circulation can not be open to the public. Our engineers have identified the problem, and are working on obtaining the necessary parts to repair the issue. We apologize … Continue reading
Mission Pool is scheduled to close for this season on December 1, 2014. We are scheduled to reopen on March 1, 2015. We hope you have enjoyed Mission Pool and we look forward to serving you next season. Please check this website for updates.
All SFRPD Pools will be closed Thursday November 27, 2014 and Friday November 28, 2014 in observance of Thanksgiving. The pools will reopen for their normal schedule starting Saturday November 29, 2014
Martin Luther King Jr. Pool will be closed Sunday November 9, 2014 to host US Swimming Age Group Diversity clinic to promote swimming in urban areas. We apologize for any inconvenience this may pose. Sava, North Beach, Garfield and Rossi Pools are all open on Sunday to meet your swimming … Continue reading
Due to some urgent plaster work that needs to be done at Hamilton Pool, The pool closure schedule has been changed. It is now the following: Garfield August 25, 2014 – September 12, 2014 Rossi September 15, 2014 – October 10, 2014 Hamilton October 20, 2014 – December 1, … Continue reading
Hamilton pool be closed starting October 19, 2014 for vital and necessary repair work to the plaster on the bottom of the pool. We anticipate being closed no longer than 60 days. All of the swim lessons scheduled to begin in October have been canceled. We apologize for this inconvenience.
Mission Pool accessibility lift is not working. We are aware of the situation and replacement parts are on our. We apologize for this inconvenience and we are working to solve it.
Martin Luther King Jr. Pool access lift stopped working on September 3, 2014. It has been repaired and is now working.
Rossi Pool is scheduled to close from September 15, 2014 – October 10, 2014 for annual maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you and we hope you understand the necessity of doing annual maintenance on our facilities. We look forward to reopening and serving you again. The … Continue reading
Garfield Pool is closed from August 25, 2014 – September 12, 2014 for annual maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you and we hope you understand the necessity of doing annual maintenance on our facilities. We look forward to reopening and serving you again. The two closest … Continue reading
We have a leak in the water pipes that has necessitated an emergency closing of Sava pool on Thursday August 21st. We hope to have the work completed by the end of the business day (4:00 PM). We had hoped to be able to patch it and then repair it … Continue reading
We want to thank you for a great summer and wanted to let everyone know that Water Exercise courses at Sava Pool will begin again starting the week of September 9, 2014. Our instructor is taking a bit of time after working at Camp Mather all summer. I am sure … Continue reading
I am sorry to inform everyone, but the Men’s showers have broken and we have had to turn them off. Our structural maintenance crew has been made aware of the situation and are working to solve the issue. We apologize and appreciate you patience . As soon as it is … Continue reading
Due to unexpected bodily fluid discharge, we have had to closed Garfield Pool until 1:30 PM as a precaution. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding
We have changed our weekday schedule to increase the lap swim and recreation swim hours at Mission Pool. Now, Tuesday through Friday, Recreation swim will be from 2:00 PM to 4:45 PM. Lap Swim will now be 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Tuesday through Friday. This will go until Mission … Continue reading
The small (baby) pool at Martin Luther King Jr. was closed while our engineers worked to maintain water balance. They have fixed this issue and the small pool is reopened. However, the pool has encountered another issue and can not be heated at this time. We know that this has … Continue reading
With Summer winding down, start the next school year off right. Come to Hamilton’s Middle School Pool Party. Its on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 6pm to 8pm. Here is some more information: • Activities: Music and BBQ • Cost: $5 • Admission is limited to the first 45 • Please … Continue reading
Congratulations to the Rossi Manta Rays for winning the Pacific Zone 3 Championship Meet held in Vallejo on July 26-27. Coach Mike Wong says this is the first SFRP team to ever win a zone championship. There are 36 teams from northern California in this zone. Meet participants include SFRP … Continue reading
We close SFRPD pools for approximately one month for annual maintenance, or for 3 months in the case of mission pool during the winter season. Below is the schedule for the closures. It is subject to change, and any changes will be posted on our blog. You will also find … Continue reading
Sue to unexpected bodily fluid discharge, we have had to closed Mission Pool until 4:30 PM as a precaution. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding
MLK small (baby) pool’s heating is offline. It is cooler than the other pool. Our engineers are working to address the issue. It is still open. We currently do not have a timetable for it to be repaired.
Zumba in the Park program welcomes 2 new zumba classes! Saturday: Glen Canyon Park with Amy @ 10-11am (meet outside rec center at grass corner) Sunday: Rossi Park with Carly @ 1-2pm (meet at multi purpose courts) Go to sfrecpark.org/zumba for all 21 FREE Zumba in the Park classes! What … Continue reading
Balboa pool closed today at 3:00 PM due to a power outage. We have our staff working diligently to restore power so we can reopen. Thank you for your patience.
We had to close Coffman Pool due to an issue outside of the pool. We will reopen the pool on Tuesday July, 1 2014. We apologize for the inconvenience.
I am sorry to inform our users that Garfield Pool will be closed until 4:25 PM today, due to a bodily fluid incident. We are cleaning and disinfecting and should reopen by 4:25 pm today. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Are you or your child between the ages of 6 and 17 and want to learn to swim? We have just added new sessions of learn to swim sessions at Mission Pool. They start Tuesday June 24th. Sign up by going to www.sfrecpark.org or www.sfreconline.org and create a family account, … Continue reading
Martin Luther King Jr. Pool is closed for the 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM lap swim on Saturday 6/14/14 while we address an unanticipated incident. Our staff is busy cleaning and disinfecting the pool and deck area. We should reopen for tomorrow’s regularly scheduled programs. We are sorry we were unable … Continue reading
Mistakenly, our spring schedule was re-posted. We have corrected this mistake and have posted the new summer schedule, along with a printable schedule that should be correct. We apologize about the error.
Summer has hit a bit early this year, and in response we are adding a Recreation swim to Mission pool on Tuesdays,Wednesday Thursdays and Fridays until May 30, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM. After May 30th, we will be in our summer schedule. So come on out and … Continue reading
North Beach Pool is currently closed due to a fire alarm malfunction that we are working to address as soon as possible. As soon as it is addressed, will will reopen the facility. Te issue has been temporarily addressed so we can reopen at 9:30 AM.
We have added a special recreation swim at Mission Pool (19th and Linda) for Thursday May 1st and Friday May 2nd from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Come on by and take a dip to cool of , or play some Marco polo or tag with your kids or friends.
North Beach Warm pool closed today (4/30/14) due to mechanical issue. We hope to have it resolved shortly and reopen no later than tomorrow, 11AM. We will update this blog once we reopen. We apologize for the inconvenience. – The warm pool has reopened (5/1/14)
Martin Luther King Jr. Swimming Pool is closed from Tuesday April 22 until May 9 for annual pool maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Currently, We are having an issue with the boiler for the “warm” pool at North Beach pool. This means that the temperature will be dropping below the stated 86 degrees. Our maintenance section is working to resolve the issue and we expect to have it solved within the next 24-48 … Continue reading
Join us to discuss improvements to Balboa Pool funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Your input is very important. Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your friends and neighbors! The meeting is Tuesday April 1, , 6:00-7:30pm at Ingleside Police Station Community Room, 1 Sgt John … Continue reading
Summer Learn to Swim, one of our most popular programs is taking registrations now. You can go to www.sfreconline.org and sign your child up for our two week (8 or ten sessions depending on the pool) weekday morning lessons. Sign up now, before they fill up.
By Adrian Benepe, Senior Vice President and Director of City Park Development for The Trust for Public Land A recent issue of New York Magazine includes a long story comparing New York City and San Francisco, asking “Is San Francisco New York?” While the piece focused on high tech business … Continue reading
We apologize for the inconvenience, but Sava pool had to close for the 12:30 PM lap swim while we address an unanticipated incident. Our staff is busy cleaning and disinfecting the pool and deck area. We should reopen by 2:30 PM.
Balboa Pool Meeting Notice 2-25-2014 Join us to discuss improvements to Balboa Pool funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Your input is very important. Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your friends and neighbors! The meeting is on Tuesday February 25, 6:00-7:30pmat Ingleside Police Station Community Room, 1 … Continue reading
Get ready to sign up for Spring classes on March 1! This spring, we have tons of offerings for your entire family, including yoga and fitness classes for adults, arts and sports for kids, and dance classes for seniors. Browse our spring catalog, or find out how to register online … Continue reading
Join us to discuss improvements to Balboa Pool funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Your input is very important. Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your friends and … Continue reading
SPRING REGISTRATION BEGINS SATURDAY, MARCH 2. Choose from hundreds of classes for the entire family, including Zumba and fitness classes for mom and dad, sports and arts for kids, and aquatics courses for the grandparents. This spring, get out and play with Rec and Park. Browse our Spring Activities Guide … Continue reading
Mission Swimming Pool is closed for renovation. Please check back for updates.