Hamilton Rec Center

Hamilton Rec Center

Park is now open! The $17-million improvement project rebuilt the Recreation Center, swimming pool, playground and athletic courts.
Come check out the improved Hamilton Rec Center!

Free Zumba in the Parks

Come party yourself into shape with free Zumba classes. Zumba is a latin-inspired, easy-to-follow calorie-burning dance-fitness party. You will get a great workout while enjoying San Francisco’s wonderful weather, Parks, and Recreation Centers. Proudly brought to you by The Movement in the Parks Program and the San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department.  No Registration Required. Just show up and dance away. For Zumba updates RSVP Olive. Continue reading

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Monday

Operating Hours: Closed

There are no Classes at this time

Tuesday

Operating Hours: 9am to 9pm

There are no Classes at this time

Wednesday

Operating Hours: 9am to 9pm

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Tot Picasso Ages 2 - 5 Yrs 10:00 am 10:45 am Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Tot 5 & Under Arts & Crafts TBA TBA 3-Sep 15-Oct

Creative expression is the focus of this class. Emphasis is on the process, not the product. Tots will explore various mediums and create great works of art! Adult participation is required.

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Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango-Beginning 2:00 pm 4:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Join the low impact version of Argentine Tango. This dance consists of a variety of styles that developed in different regions and eras. It was made popular in the U.S. by Vernon and Irene Castle, and by 1915 it was being danced throughout Europe.

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Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango-Beginning 2:00 pm 4:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Join the low impact version of Argentine Tango. This dance consists of a variety of styles that developed in different regions and eras. It was made popular in the U.S. by Vernon and Irene Castle, and by 1915 it was being danced throughout Europe.

Sign Up!
Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango-Beginning 2:00 pm 4:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Join the low impact version of Argentine Tango. This dance consists of a variety of styles that developed in different regions and eras. It was made popular in the U.S. by Vernon and Irene Castle, and by 1915 it was being danced throughout Europe.

Sign Up!
Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango - Int/Adv 3:30 pm 5:30 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

This intermediate/ advanced level class is designed for students with a strong foundation in Tango Dance.

Prior experience and extensive knowledge of the basics are required.

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Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango - Int/Adv 3:30 pm 5:30 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

This intermediate/ advanced level class is designed for students with a strong foundation in Tango Dance.

Prior experience and extensive knowledge of the basics are required.

Sign Up!
Dance – Seniors Senior Argentine Tango - Int/Adv 3:30 pm 5:30 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Ivan Shvarts 20-Aug 17-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

This intermediate/ advanced level class is designed for students with a strong foundation in Tango Dance.

Prior experience and extensive knowledge of the basics are required.

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Art – Youth, Tweens & Teens Afternoon Paint Exploration 4:00 pm 6:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Youth, Tweens & Teens Arts & Crafts Robin Rome 17-Sep 12-Nov

Kids! Come and explore the wonders of paint! Learn to develop skills with brushstrokes, mixing colors, stenciling, printing, and even sewing! Watch your projects develop from two-dimensional into three-dimensional as we concentrate on having some of our pictures pop into objects. Moms and Dads, or guardians, can work side by side with you if they like, and may have more fun than you! We will be using tempera, watercolor, printers ink, markers, and oil pastel, along with some surprises, because we love to paint!

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Thursday

Operating Hours: 9am to 9pm

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Shape Up – Seniors Belly Dance Fitness-Gentle Impact 10:00 am 11:00 am Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Exercise & Fitness Robin Lovejoy 21-Aug 18-Dec

Classes for mature adults, designed to promote general health and fitness through various types of physical exercise.

The ancient form of belly dance has been practiced for thousand of years and remains exceptionally popular throughout the world. Belly dancing tones muscles, is energized, and can be learned by people of all fitness levels. During the class, we will cover moves such as the Egyptian shoulder shimmies and undulations. Over the course of the session you will learn the fundamentals of the dance which we will put into a fun combination. There’s no better way to burn calories and stay in shape by dancing! Please wear comfortable dance oriented clothes and shoes for the class. No class 11/27.

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Friday

Operating Hours: 9am to 9pm

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Simply Fun (Tot Gym for Littlest Tots) Ages 1 - 3 years 10:00 am 11:30 am Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Tot 5 & Under Early Child Recreation Kuzuri Jackson 5-Sep 17-Oct

Play-based learning in an indoor environment. Often referred to as our ‘indoor playground’, tots will practice both large and fine motor skills in this fun-filled and action-packed class. Silly songs, story time and art activities supplement toys, climbing apparatus, and things on wheels. Adult participation is required.

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Simply Fun (Tot Gym for Littlest Tots) Ages 1 - 3 years 10:00 am 11:30 am Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 2 (concrete floor) Tot 5 & Under Early Child Recreation Kuzuri Jackson 5-Sep 17-Oct

Play-based learning in an indoor environment. Often referred to as our ‘indoor playground’, tots will practice both large and fine motor skills in this fun-filled and action-packed class. Silly songs, story time and art activities supplement toys, climbing apparatus, and things on wheels. Adult participation is required.

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Saturday

Operating Hours: 9am to 5pm

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Free Zumba 9:30 am 10:30 am Hamilton Recreation Center Zumba in the Park 04/26/2014 04/25/2015

Meet at the Basketball courts (meet at front office if courts are wet)
Instructor: Tatiana

Dance – Seniors Line Dancing 9:30 am 12:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Angela Cheung 30-Aug 20-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Learn steps, figures, and patterns of dances to popular and traditional Country and Western music from various countries. No partners are needed and beginners are encouraged to register. There may be some fast turning in the more advanced dances. Wear comfortable shoes! No class 11/15.

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Dance – Seniors Line Dancing 9:30 am 12:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Angela Cheung 30-Aug 20-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Learn steps, figures, and patterns of dances to popular and traditional Country and Western music from various countries. No partners are needed and beginners are encouraged to register. There may be some fast turning in the more advanced dances. Wear comfortable shoes! No class 11/15.

Sign Up!
Dance – Seniors Line Dancing 9:30 am 12:00 pm Hamilton Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room 1 (wood flr) Senior Adult Dance & Theater Angela Cheung 30-Aug 20-Dec

A variety of courses designed for the more mature adult. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. Improves posture, balance and flexibility through basic dance movement and routines.

Learn steps, figures, and patterns of dances to popular and traditional Country and Western music from various countries. No partners are needed and beginners are encouraged to register. There may be some fast turning in the more advanced dances. Wear comfortable shoes! No class 11/15.

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Sunday

Operating Hours: Closed

There are no Classes at this time

About the Facility: The building has an auditorium that is used for early childhood development, seniors, day camps, dance and more. We also have a gym and kitchen. Our outdoor amenities consist of tennis courts, outdoor basketball court, a green field space and children’s play ground.

Renting the Facility: The auditorium, gym and kitchen are available for rental through our permits and reservations office. You can contact them by calling 415-831-6800.

Directions: The recreation center is located on Geary Blvd and Steiner St.

Bus Routes:  38-Geary -- Geary Blvd. and Scott St.

Attractions Near By: Hamilton Pool and water slide and Japan Town

For More Information:

Email renee.strong@sfgov.org

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