Richmond Rec Center

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Parents love the summer day camp, afterschool and Tiny Tots programs at this dynamic neighborhood Rec Center. Popular ping-pong tables and special community events are two more reasons to visit the only municipal gym in the Richmond District.

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Monday

Operating Hours: Closed

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Waterfront Camps – Wave Riders Surf Camp – Ages 10-14 Session 1 @ Richmond Rec. Center 9:00 am 4:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gallery Youth, Tweens & Teens Camps - Summer TBA TBA 06/01 06/05

Your child will learn how to surf the waves of Northern California in a safe and encouraging environment. Campers will learn to ride waves using surfboards, body boards, their own body, and learn the use of skim boards as well. All of our surf instructors are Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certified by the Red Cross. Students must already know how to swim and pass a swim/tread test before going into the ocean. Test consists of an 80y swim (freestyle or Breaststroke) and tread water for a minute continuously. Please email rex.biteng@sfgov.org for the swim test form. The test can be signed off by any Red Cross or YMCA certified lifeguard. Sign-off’s should be completed and brought to first day of camp. Students should bring daily a towel, swim suit, sunscreen, flip flops/tennis shoes, change of clothing, lunch/snack and water. For more information contact Rex Biteng rex.biteng@sfgov.org. Please note on Fridays there may be field trips scheduled so pick/up & drop off locations will be at another location (TBD – Information will be sent out closer to camp date) Drop off is no later than 9am and pick up is no later than 4pm. No extended care.

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Tuesday

Operating Hours: 9am to 9pm

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Waterfront Camps – Wave Riders Surf Camp – Ages 10-14 Session 1 @ Richmond Rec. Center 9:00 am 4:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gallery Youth, Tweens & Teens Camps - Summer TBA TBA 06/01 06/05

Your child will learn how to surf the waves of Northern California in a safe and encouraging environment. Campers will learn to ride waves using surfboards, body boards, their own body, and learn the use of skim boards as well. All of our surf instructors are Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certified by the Red Cross. Students must already know how to swim and pass a swim/tread test before going into the ocean. Test consists of an 80y swim (freestyle or Breaststroke) and tread water for a minute continuously. Please email rex.biteng@sfgov.org for the swim test form. The test can be signed off by any Red Cross or YMCA certified lifeguard. Sign-off’s should be completed and brought to first day of camp. Students should bring daily a towel, swim suit, sunscreen, flip flops/tennis shoes, change of clothing, lunch/snack and water. For more information contact Rex Biteng rex.biteng@sfgov.org. Please note on Fridays there may be field trips scheduled so pick/up & drop off locations will be at another location (TBD – Information will be sent out closer to camp date) Drop off is no later than 9am and pick up is no later than 4pm. No extended care.

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Dance – Seniors Tap - Intermediate 10:30 am 12:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Senior Adult Dance & Theater Jean Bruschera 03/24 05/26

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.

Are you one of those people who danced when you were young? Or did you always want to learn how? Here’s your chance. It’s not too late to join in the fun and learn new routines. Good music, good fun and a good workout too. This is an intergenerational tap dance group. Volunteer led program.

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Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 12:00 pm 3:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

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
Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 9:00 am 12:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Dance – Seniors Tap - Beginning 9:00 am 10:00 am Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Senior Adult Dance & Theater Jean Bruschera 03/25 05/27

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.

Are you one of those people who danced when you were young? Or did you always want to learn how? Here’s your chance. It’s not too late to join in the fun and learn new routines. Good music, good fun and a good workout too. This is an intergenerational tap dance group. Volunteer led program.

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Waterfront Camps – Wave Riders Surf Camp – Ages 10-14 Session 1 @ Richmond Rec. Center 9:00 am 4:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gallery Youth, Tweens & Teens Camps - Summer TBA TBA 06/01 06/05

Your child will learn how to surf the waves of Northern California in a safe and encouraging environment. Campers will learn to ride waves using surfboards, body boards, their own body, and learn the use of skim boards as well. All of our surf instructors are Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certified by the Red Cross. Students must already know how to swim and pass a swim/tread test before going into the ocean. Test consists of an 80y swim (freestyle or Breaststroke) and tread water for a minute continuously. Please email rex.biteng@sfgov.org for the swim test form. The test can be signed off by any Red Cross or YMCA certified lifeguard. Sign-off’s should be completed and brought to first day of camp. Students should bring daily a towel, swim suit, sunscreen, flip flops/tennis shoes, change of clothing, lunch/snack and water. For more information contact Rex Biteng rex.biteng@sfgov.org. Please note on Fridays there may be field trips scheduled so pick/up & drop off locations will be at another location (TBD – Information will be sent out closer to camp date) Drop off is no later than 9am and pick up is no later than 4pm. No extended care.

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Dance – Seniors Tap - Intermediate 10:00 am 11:15 am Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Senior Adult Dance & Theater Jean Bruschera 03/25 05/27

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.

Are you one of those people who danced when you were young? Or did you always want to learn how? Here’s your chance. It’s not too late to join in the fun and learn new routines. Good music, good fun and a good workout too. This is an intergenerational tap dance group. Volunteer led program.

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Ballroom Dancing – Adult Open Ballroom 12:30 pm 2:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Adult 18+ Dance & Theater Evan Hong 03/18 05/27

Glide your partner across the dance floor during these fun and recreational ballroom dancing courses.

Open dance time, led by a volunteer. No class 4/1.

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Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 2:45 pm 3:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 7:30 pm 8:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

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
Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 9:00 am 3:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Waterfront Camps – Wave Riders Surf Camp – Ages 10-14 Session 1 @ Richmond Rec. Center 9:00 am 4:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gallery Youth, Tweens & Teens Camps - Summer TBA TBA 06/01 06/05

Your child will learn how to surf the waves of Northern California in a safe and encouraging environment. Campers will learn to ride waves using surfboards, body boards, their own body, and learn the use of skim boards as well. All of our surf instructors are Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certified by the Red Cross. Students must already know how to swim and pass a swim/tread test before going into the ocean. Test consists of an 80y swim (freestyle or Breaststroke) and tread water for a minute continuously. Please email rex.biteng@sfgov.org for the swim test form. The test can be signed off by any Red Cross or YMCA certified lifeguard. Sign-off’s should be completed and brought to first day of camp. Students should bring daily a towel, swim suit, sunscreen, flip flops/tennis shoes, change of clothing, lunch/snack and water. For more information contact Rex Biteng rex.biteng@sfgov.org. Please note on Fridays there may be field trips scheduled so pick/up & drop off locations will be at another location (TBD – Information will be sent out closer to camp date) Drop off is no later than 9am and pick up is no later than 4pm. No extended care.

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Music – Seniors Senior Sing 10:00 am 2:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Senior Adult Music & Creative Writing Dorian Carbone 03/26 05/28 Sign Up!

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
Waterfront Camps – Wave Riders Surf Camp – Ages 10-14 Session 1 @ Richmond Rec. Center 9:00 am 4:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gallery Youth, Tweens & Teens Camps - Summer TBA TBA 06/01 06/05

Your child will learn how to surf the waves of Northern California in a safe and encouraging environment. Campers will learn to ride waves using surfboards, body boards, their own body, and learn the use of skim boards as well. All of our surf instructors are Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid certified by the Red Cross. Students must already know how to swim and pass a swim/tread test before going into the ocean. Test consists of an 80y swim (freestyle or Breaststroke) and tread water for a minute continuously. Please email rex.biteng@sfgov.org for the swim test form. The test can be signed off by any Red Cross or YMCA certified lifeguard. Sign-off’s should be completed and brought to first day of camp. Students should bring daily a towel, swim suit, sunscreen, flip flops/tennis shoes, change of clothing, lunch/snack and water. For more information contact Rex Biteng rex.biteng@sfgov.org. Please note on Fridays there may be field trips scheduled so pick/up & drop off locations will be at another location (TBD – Information will be sent out closer to camp date) Drop off is no later than 9am and pick up is no later than 4pm. No extended care.

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Ballroom Dancing – Adult Open Ballroom 12:30 pm 2:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Adult 18+ Dance & Theater Richard Peng 03/20 05/29

Glide your partner across the dance floor during these fun and recreational ballroom dancing courses.

Open dance time, led by a volunteer. No class 4/3.

Sign Up!
Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 2:45 pm 4:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Open Gym Basketball 6:15 pm 8:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

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
Cooking – Youth, Tweens & Teens Future Chefs 10:00 am 11:30 am Richmond Recreation Center Kitchen Youth, Tweens & Teens Food & Nutrition Matthew Fast 03/21 05/30

Learn to measure, mix, and cook delicious treats and meals.

Wanna be the next Julia Child? Got a little Rachel Ray in ya? Well if you don’t and want some, Future Chefs is for you. You will learn new cooking skills and techniques as you create fun culinary delights! Drop-ins are welcome at $12/class provided space is available. Please notify program coordinator of any dietary restrictions: don.franklin@sfgov.org. No class 4/4 & 5/23.

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Martial Arts – Adult Muay Thai Fitness 11:00 am 12:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Adult 18+ Exercise & Fitness Marco Gardner 03/28 05/30

Bring out the best within yourself. You will develop mental focus and clarity, greater power and reflexes, higher mental awareness, inner confidence, and self defense skills. Martial Arts provides an ideal forum to manifest body, mind and spirit into the direct action needed to take control of your life. Adults of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities are welcome.

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 strengthening core muscle groups by intensive calisthenics drills. If you

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Cooking – Youth, Tweens & Teens Future Chefs 12:30 pm 2:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Kitchen Youth, Tweens & Teens Food & Nutrition Matthew Fast 03/21 05/30

Learn to measure, mix, and cook delicious treats and meals.

Wanna be the next Julia Child? Got a little Rachel Ray in ya? Well if you don’t and want some, Future Chefs is for you. You will learn new cooking skills and techniques as you create fun culinary delights! Drop-ins are welcome at $12/class provided space is available. Please notify program coordinator of any dietary restrictions: don.franklin@sfgov.org. No class 4/4 & 5/23.

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Richmond Rec Open Gym Basketball 12:15 pm 4:30 pm Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Open Gym

Disclaimer: Schedule subject to change without notice.

Sunday

Operating Hours: Closed

There are no Classes at this time

Facility FAQ

About the Facility: Richmond Rec center includes a full indoor basketball court, ping pong hallway, kitchen, and one multipurpose room with mirrors and window doors looking out to the basketball courts.

Renting the Facility: The multipurpose room is available for rental through our permits and reservations office. You can contact them by calling 415-831-6800.

Directions: The recreation center is located at 251 18th Ave between California St & Clement St

Bus Routes:  #1 - California -- 19th Ave. and California stop; walk 1/2 block north along 19th to the playground.

For More Information:

Email: mike.xavier@SFGOV.ORG

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