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The Southside Community Center is a welcoming, positive place dedicated to enhancing the health and wellbeing of people of all ages and abilities aimed at building community through fun.  A variety of quality programs and activities are offered to a diverse population including leisure, sports, fitness classes, and summer camps. In addition, we offer a weekday lunch program and classes for older adults over the age of 60 and those who are disabled.  Southside also provides two affordable school year programs San José Recreation Preschool and R.O.C.K Afterschool program located at three neighboring schools. We also host a number of special events through the year such as Neighbor Nights, and cultural and holiday celebrations.

The Center is perfect for rentals for events such as weddings, quinceaňeras, bar mitzvah/bat mitzvah, baptisms, and business meetings throughout the year. You can visit our Programs and Facilities pages for more information.


  • Mon-Wed: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Thurs: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Fri: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Sat: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Sun: Closed


  • volunteer linkFacilities:
    • Multi-Purpose Room
    • Computer Lab
    • Lounge
    • Boutique
    • Classrooms
  • Computer Lab with Internet / Wifi: Yes
  • Concessions / Vending Machines: No Vending Machines
  • Parking: 100
  • Adjacent Parks :
    • Ramac Park
    • Miyuki Dog Park
    • Raleigh Linear Park

Programs Offered


  • Speciality Camps


  • Leisure Classes:
    • Art
    • Music
    • Health
    • Education

Active Adults (50+)

  • Senior Recreational & Nutrition Programs

Therapeutic Services / Disability SVC

  • None

Additional Programming and Classes

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