The Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services offers a variety of programs and activities for everyone!
Enjoy classes for all ages, skill levels and interests, including arts and crafts, music, sports, fitness, fun activities, and more.
At certain elementary and middle school sites, the Recreation of City Kids (R.O.C.K.) program offers enrichment activities, homework help, healthy recreation activities, and developmental assets. Find out if your child’s school has a R.O.C.K. site.
Your child can participate in healthy physical activities, games, arts and crafts, and educational programming including Camp San José, F.I.T. Camp, and other specialty summer camps.
Youth ages 13-17 can find a fun and positive space to socialize and take part in field trips, sports leagues, mentoring, and volunteer opportunities.
SJ Digi Arts
Youth ages 13-24 can express themselves, use professional digital media tools, and learn more about the professional world of digital media at the Roosevelt and Seven Trees Community Centers. Discover. Ignite. Grow. Inspire.
Basketball, flag football, and futsal leagues are available for youth and adults in competitive and recreational levels.
Fitness centers featuring cardio and strength training equipment as well as drop-in gym activities like basketball and volleyball are available at select community centers for ages 14 and up. Join SJCity Fit for group fitness classes like circuit training, Zumba and Yoga.
Pools at Alviso, Biebrach, Camden, Fair Swim Center, Mayfair, and Rotary Ryland offer inclusive swim lessons, recreation swim, and pool rentals.
Reimagine and reinvent public spaces through free programs like Viva CalleSJ and Viva Parks!
Therapeutic Recreation Services
Enriching the quality of life of people of all ages with developmental, cognitive, and physical disabilities through social opportunities and recreation classes.
Active Adults 50+
Classes and special events for our 50+ community members include the Senior Nutrition Program at community centers and the Senior Safari Walkabout at Happy Hollow.