Welcome to the Recreation Division at the City of Berkeley, CA. We are part of the Parks Recreation & Waterfront.
The Recreation Division offers a variety of programs and classes for all ages ranging from Tots and Pre-K to the teens After Spot, youth and adult sports, summer camps, and adult fitness. There is something for everyone throughout the year. The City of Berkeley also has 52 treasured parks located throughout the City that include athletic fields, swimming pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, skate park, community centers, Berkeley Marina and much more.
Registration for Fall 2016 programs are now open! -
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Fun Halloween Events - Pumpkin Patch Dash: Youth Races and Carnival | GRADES PRE- K – 8TH [more...]
Recreation Customer Service Offices - These are located in neighborhood facilities, where residents can more easily sign up for classes, camps, and programs. The two offices are located at: [more...]
James Kenney Community Center Renovation & Seismic Retrofit - The James Kenney Community Center will be closed for Renovation & Seismic Retrofit from August 15, 2016 through Spring 2017. [more...]
Upcoming Special Events and Community Meetings - Come join the community and enjoy outside special events and community meetings in your neighborhood. [more...]
Echo Lake Camp 2017 Registration Dates - We will begin taking registration for 2017 Summer Echo Lake Camp programs on the following dates: [more...]
Rose Garden Tennis Court #1 - Due to construction at the Rose Garden, Tennis Court #1 (located at the west end furthest from the restroom) will be closed during construction, tentatively scheduled to be re-opened in November 2016. Courts #2, #3, and the practice court are anticipated to remain open during construction. [more...]
Employment Opportunities - Welcome to the City’s Employment Page for Recreation programs. We pride ourselves in continually offering exciting, interactive, and fun activities for all ages in the Berkeley community. If you have the desire to make a difference in the lives of others, you’ve come to the right place. The City offers temporary jobs in our Residential Camps, Community Centers, Sports Programs, Aquatics Facilities, and Playground Programs. [more...]