Palega Rec Center

Visit this recently renovated and thriving community center for a wide selection of games, sports, programs and classes, including after school activities for kids. Join a pickup game on the basketball court or soccer field, or take your frisky pup for a run. The large, inviting playground has climbing structures bordered by beautiful trees. Tennis courts, athletic fields and picnic areas are also available.

What's New

We are open!

Hello Folks! Just in case you are not aware Palega Recreation Center is now open again after our floor refinishing! After a lot of air testing and hard work done on our floors, we welcome all our community members and everyone around the city to come and visit our facility!

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Facility Schedule

Monday

Facility Operating Hours:

Closed

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Tennis – Beginning 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 3/13/2017 5/22/2017

All San Francisco Recreation and Park Department beginning tennis classes will cover the basics including: groundstroke, volley and serve. At the conclusion of the course the participants will be able to demonstrate court position, etiquette, and how to keep score which would enable participants to play a tennis match. Please bring your own tennis racquet.

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Tennis – Beginning 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 3/13/2017 5/22/2017

All San Francisco Recreation and Park Department beginning tennis classes will cover the basics including: groundstroke, volley and serve. At the conclusion of the course the participants will be able to demonstrate court position, etiquette, and how to keep score which would enable participants to play a tennis match. Please bring your own tennis racquet.

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Tuesday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 9pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Palega Social Club 9:00 am 1:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Social Activities 3/14/2017 5/23/2017

This group meets to play bingo each week and holds many parties throughout the year. Sometimes guest speakers present on health, community issues, and various concerns of senior adult living. It’s a great place to meet a new friend.

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Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 4/11/2017 5/23/2017

Dance, dance, dance. Get the whole family involved in a multi- age class focusing on the traditional instruction of a variety of dance styles

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Wednesday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 9pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Bingo for Seniors 9:30 am 12:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Social Activities 3/15/2017 5/24/2017

Combine social fun, meeting new people with this friendly bingo group.

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Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 4/12/2017 5/24/2017

Dance, dance, dance. Get the whole family involved in a multi- age class focusing on the traditional instruction of a variety of dance styles

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Tennis – Beginning 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 3/15/2017 5/24/2017

All San Francisco Recreation and Park Department beginning tennis classes will cover the basics including: groundstroke, volley and serve. At the conclusion of the course the participants will be able to demonstrate court position, etiquette, and how to keep score which would enable participants to play a tennis match. Please bring your own tennis racquet.

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Tennis – Beginning 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 3/15/2017 5/24/2017

All San Francisco Recreation and Park Department beginning tennis classes will cover the basics including: groundstroke, volley and serve. At the conclusion of the course the participants will be able to demonstrate court position, etiquette, and how to keep score which would enable participants to play a tennis match. Please bring your own tennis racquet.

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Basketball 7:00 pm 8:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 4/12/2017 5/24/2017

Shoot some hoops or just improve your 3 point shot. Experience the thrill of competition, the agony of defeat and the joy of friendship. Different recreation centers will have different set ups for game playing.

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Basketball League 7:00 pm 10:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 4/12/2017 5/24/2017

Height limit for all participants – 6 feet!

Teams will be created from the list of registrants. Drafting of new players will be held on the first week of the session. Teams will play one 1-hr game each week based on the game schedule that will be provided. In addition to the course registration fee, teams will be asked to contribute to a $35 referee charge per game as a team (i.e 7 players on a team: $5 per person = $35 for referee charge). For more information please contact: Dwayne Watts: Dwayne.watts@sfgov.org or at (415) 831-6831.

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Basketball 8:00 pm 9:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 4/12/2017 5/24/2017

Shoot some hoops or just improve your 3 point shot. Experience the thrill of competition, the agony of defeat and the joy of friendship. Different recreation centers will have different set ups for game playing.

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Thursday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 9pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 4/13/2017 5/25/2017

Dance, dance, dance. Get the whole family involved in a multi- age class focusing on the traditional instruction of a variety of dance styles

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Tiny Tot Drop-In 10:00 am 11:30 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Early Childhood Recreation 4/13/2017 5/25/2017

Tiny Tot Open gym, a play-based interactive gym where your little ones will practice social & motor skills with toys, balls, and things on wheels. Adult participation is required.

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Friday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 9pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Palega Open Gym 9:00 am 6:00 pm Palega Rec Center

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Qi Gong for Seniors-Low Impact 9:30 am 10:30 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Exercise & Fitness 3/17/2017 5/26/2017

Qi Gong (pronounced ‘Chee’ Gong) consists of the developmental exercises that one practices in the meditative martial art know as, Tai Chi. Through slow, simple, easy, and effective movements, we will not only develop out balance and coordination, but also reduce stress and tension while gaining a deepening sense of peace, power, and harmony. This class is open to beginners and practitioners of all levels.

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Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 4/14/2017 5/26/2017

Dance, dance, dance. Get the whole family involved in a multi- age class focusing on the traditional instruction of a variety of dance styles

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Pickleball – Beginning 8:00 pm 9:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 4/14/2017 5/26/2017

Learn to play the fastest growing sport in the country! It’s a mixture of tennis, ping pong, and badminton. This course will focus on the rules of the game, scoring, skills and drills and loads of fun. All equipment is provided.

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Saturday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 5pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

There are no Classes at this time

Sunday

Facility Operating Hours:

Closed

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

There are no Classes at this time

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