Alternative Recreation Program

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Ready to release your wild side and inner child? Welcome to the world of Alternative Recreation! Let it all hang out making You Tube clips, Poetry Slamming, Fashion Design, playing Dodge Ball and kicking up your heels as you learn to Tango, Line and Square Dance. Come out and join us and boldly play where you haven’t played before. Get Out and Play!

Pro Skater Gives Back to the Community

PRO SKATEBOARDER KARL WATSON GIVES BACK TO TENDERLOIN SF Rec and Park Invites Waston to Talk with Youth at Tenderloin Rec Center WHAT:        San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (RPD) in joint efforts with professional skateboarder Karl Watson to talk with young people in Tenderloin and encourage … Continue reading

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Monday

There are no Classes at this time

Tuesday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 3:45 pm 5:15 pm Miraloma Playground Basketball Court Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 16-Sep 25-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020. No meeting on 11/11.

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Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 3:45 pm 5:15 pm Miraloma Playground Basketball Court Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 16-Sep 25-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020. No meeting on 11/11.

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Wednesday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 4:00 pm 5:30 pm Bernal Heights Rec Center Outdoor Play Area Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 17-Sep 19-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020.

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Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 4:00 pm 5:30 pm Bernal Heights Rec Center Outdoor Play Area Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 17-Sep 19-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 29-Oct 10-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/26.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Richmond Recreation Center Auditorium Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 29-Oct 10-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/26.

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Thursday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 3:45 pm 5:15 pm Sunset Recreation Center Outdoor Basketball Court Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 18-Sep 20-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020.

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Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 3:45 pm 5:15 pm Sunset Recreation Center Outdoor Basketball Court Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 18-Sep 20-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Sunset Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 30-Oct 11-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/27.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Sunset Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 30-Oct 11-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/27.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Sunset Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 30-Oct 4-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/27.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Sunset Recreation Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Al Carter 30-Oct 4-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 11/27.

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Friday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Eureka Valley Rec Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation TBA TBA 24-Oct 12-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 10/31 & 11/28.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 4:00 pm 5:00 pm Eureka Valley Rec Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation TBA TBA 24-Oct 12-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 10/31 & 11/28.

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Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Shred N' Butter 4:30 pm 6:00 pm Upper Noe Recreation Center Basketball Court Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 12-Sep 21-Nov

Learn and try out new tricks on a variety of ramps and obstacles. Participants should have their own equipment. Helmets are mandatory to participate. Elbow and knee pads are strongly recommended. For rain out information, call (415) 666-7020. No meeting on 10/24, 10/31.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Eureka Valley Rec Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation TBA TBA 24-Oct 12-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 10/31 & 11/28.

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Alternative Recreation – Youth Intro to Fencing for Juniors 5:00 pm 6:00 pm Eureka Valley Rec Center Multi Purpose Room Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation TBA TBA 24-Oct 12-Dec

Juniors learn the art of Fencing. A truly elegant sport that has historical roots dating back to the 12th Century and has been featured at every one of the modern day Olympic games. Kids learn discipline, keep fit, and learn to strive to achieve excellence in a respectful & safe environment. All the equipment is provided. Kids should dress athletically and bring water. For more information call Don Franklin at 831-6810. No class 10/31 & 11/28.

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Saturday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Basic Skateboarding 9:30 am 11:30 am Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 13-Sep 22-Nov

Know the difference between an Ollie and a Nollie? In this beginning course, participants will learn ground basics such as pushing & stopping then progress to advanced skills such as nose and tail stalls, “dropping in,” and kick turns. Participants must have own equipment. Helmets are mandatory for all participants. Other safety gear recommended. Drop ins are welcome at $10/class. For rainout information, please call: 415-666-7020. No class 10/25.

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Skateboarding – Youth, Tweens & Teens Basic Skateboarding 9:30 am 11:30 am Richmond Recreation Center Gymnasium Youth, Tweens & Teens Alternative Recreation Daynin Gordon 13-Sep 22-Nov

Know the difference between an Ollie and a Nollie? In this beginning course, participants will learn ground basics such as pushing & stopping then progress to advanced skills such as nose and tail stalls, “dropping in,” and kick turns. Participants must have own equipment. Helmets are mandatory for all participants. Other safety gear recommended. Drop ins are welcome at $10/class. For rainout information, please call: 415-666-7020. No class 10/25.

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Sunday

Activity Course Start Time End Time Location Room/Area Age Group Class Type Instructor Start Date End Date Description
Archery – All Ages Archery - Introduction 10:00 am 12:00 pm Golden Gate Park Archery Field Archery Fields All Ages Alternative Recreation Greg Gieseker 26-Oct 26-Oct

Ready, Aim, Fire! Experience the thrill of archery in this introductory class. In this class you will learn about equipment, safety, techniques, and the history of this ancient pursuit. There will also be plenty of time for practice on the beautiful outdoor range in Golden Gate Park. Ages 10 and up are welcome, so bring your kids and join the fun or drop them off and walk on over to the Beach Chalet for refreshments!

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Archery – All Ages Archery - Introduction 10:00 am 12:00 pm Golden Gate Park Archery Field Archery Fields All Ages Alternative Recreation Greg Gieseker 26-Oct 26-Oct

Ready, Aim, Fire! Experience the thrill of archery in this introductory class. In this class you will learn about equipment, safety, techniques, and the history of this ancient pursuit. There will also be plenty of time for practice on the beautiful outdoor range in Golden Gate Park. Ages 10 and up are welcome, so bring your kids and join the fun or drop them off and walk on over to the Beach Chalet for refreshments!

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