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 05-Jun-17 14-Aug-17

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 k

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Tennis – Beginning 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 05-Jun-17 14-Aug-17

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 k

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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 30-May-17 15-Aug-17

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 06-Jun-17 01-Aug-17

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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Ballroom Dancing 12:30 pm 2:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 06-Jun-17 25-Jul-17

Come Join The Fun! Bring your partner & glide across the dance floor during our Open Ballroom Dance sessions. Offered on Tuesdays, these sessions are music based & no instruction is provided. Music is played by volunteers. Sign up for this fun

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Zumba – Drop-in 6:30 pm 7:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Exercise & Fitness 30-May-17 15-Aug-17

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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 31-May-17 16-Aug-17

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 07-Jun-17 02-Aug-17

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 31-May-17 16-Aug-17

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 k

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Tennis – Beginning 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Tennis Court 1 Sports 31-May-17 16-Aug-17

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 k

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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 08-Jun-17 03-Aug-17

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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Yoga – Gentle Hatha 10:00 am 11:00 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Exercise & Fitness 08-Jun-17 03-Aug-17

Gentle Hatha incorporates restorative and standing postures into a slow, meditative, calm practice. This class is great for beginners or advanced students and will help stimulate and relax the body through mind-body awareness.

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Tai Chi 11:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Exercise & Fitness 08-Jun-17 03-Aug-17

Tai Chi has a positive effect on balance, flexibility, and cardiovascular fitness.

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Yoga – Gentle Hatha 6:30 pm 7:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Exercise & Fitness 08-Jun-17 03-Aug-17

Gentle Hatha incorporates restorative and standing postures into a slow, meditative, calm practice. This class is great for beginners or advanced students and will help stimulate and relax the body through mind-body awareness.

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Zumba – Drop-in 6:30 pm 7:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC-Lobby/Atrium (Playground Side) Exercise & Fitness 01-Jun-17 17-Aug-17

www.sfrecpark.org/zumba

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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 02-Jun-17 18-Aug-17

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 als

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Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 09-Jun-17 04-Aug-17

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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Hip Hop Dance Class 6:30 pm 7:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 09-Jun-17 28-Jul-17

Inspired by street
dance styles, this class is by far our most popular. Isolations, stretching,
rhythms, upper body strength and funky footwork are all emphasized.
Participants may incorporate elements from popping, breaking, locking and
house dan

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Zumba – Drop-in 6:30 pm 7:30 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Exercise & Fitness 02-Jun-17 18-Aug-17

www.sfrecpark.org/zumba

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Pickleball – Beginning 8:00 pm 9:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 09-Jun-17 28-Jul-17

Participate in 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 and loads of fun.

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Saturday

Facility Operating Hours:

9am to 5pm

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

Activity Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Class Type Start Date End Date Description
Basketball 9:00 am 10:00 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 10-Jun-17 29-Jul-17

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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Zumba – Drop-in 9:00 am 10:00 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC-Lobby/Atrium (Playground Side) Exercise & Fitness 03-Jun-17 19-Aug-17

www.sfrecpark.org/zumba

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Jr. Kick Boxing 9:30 am 10:30 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Alternative Recreation 03-Jun-17 12-Aug-17

Kickboxing is known worldwide and has many variations. In this class, kids will learn the fundamentals of Muay Thai, which is a form of kickboxing from Thailand that incorporates strikes using the hands, feet, shins, elbows and knees. Kick

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Basketball 10:00 am 11:00 am Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Gymnasium Sports 10-Jun-17 29-Jul-17

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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Line Dancing 10:00 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi - Purpose Room 1 Dance & Performing Arts 10-Jun-17 05-Aug-17

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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Muay Thai Fitness 10:30 am 12:00 pm Palega Rec Center PALEGAREC - Multi Purpose Room 3 Sports - Alternative 03-Jun-17 12-Aug-17

This is a pure fitness class that incorporates mostly Muay Thai kicking/punching pad work with other mixed martial arts drill work. This class is NOT a cardio kickboxing class. This class will focus on increasing cardio endurance and strengthe

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Sunday

Facility Operating Hours:

Closed

Classes & Open Gym/Swim Schedule:

There are no Classes at this time

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