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SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department is proud to participate in and promote the MLK Day of Service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who committed his life to creating beloved communities. The Recreation & Park Department are coordinating four events that celebrate and … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department in partnership with the Dahlia Society of California (DSC) will be hosting a volunteer event, the annual Dahlia Dell Digout in Golden Gate Park on Saturday, January 7 starting at 9:30a.m. The event will take place at the Dahlia Dell located … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation & Park Department is pleased to celebrate the New Year with free admission to San Francisco Botanical Garden on January 1, 2017. The Botanical Garden, which is open 365 days per year, is always free to San Francisco residents, as well as school … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department is pleased to announce this weekend’s holiday celebrations and events, and the opening of winter class registration. Friday, December 16: Holly Jolly Holiday Party, Tenderloin Recreation Center, 3-6 p.m. Kids ages 5-17 featuring food, games and a toy giveaway San … Continue reading
New $6M Grant to City Continues to Transform Play Fields and Make SF Better SAN FRANCISCO—The City Fields Foundation announced today a new grant of $6 million to the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department to continue renovation of San Francisco park sites. City Fields Foundation’s Playfields Initiative is a … Continue reading
SAN FRANCISCO – After a $6.9 million renovation, the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department and The Trust for Public Land are proud to announce the opening of Hilltop Park — located in the heart of the Bayview neighborhood and in close proximity to Hunters View, Hunters Point East/West, and … Continue reading
It’s part Iron Chef, part turkey – this evening, the San Francisco Recreation & Park Department will host its 15th Annual Turkey Cook-Off at the Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Center. The free event pits staff and kids from 11 rec centers against each other. The winners will procure bragging … Continue reading