A wide variety of programming, including youth sports leagues, arts and crafts, table games, homework assistance, nutrition education, dance and music, is available at Parks and Recreation Department community centers.
Open Play Centers are open Monday through Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m., Friday 3 to 7 p.m., and Saturday 1 to 5 p.m. during the school year. These include John Tobin, Denver Heights, Woodard, Bode, Normoyle, South San, and Meadowcliff.
Regular Centers are open Monday through Thursday from 2 to 9 p.m., Friday 2 to 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., during the school year. These include Dawson, Father Roman, Harlandale, Miller's Pond, Yates, Melendrez, Ward, Palm Heights, San Juan, Copernicus, Southside Lions, Ramirez, Cuellar, Garza and Hamilton.
Other non-traditional centers include Dorie Miller, whose hours are Tuesday through Thursday 4 to 8 p.m., Friday 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturday 1 to 5 p.m., and Fairchild, whose hours are Monday through Friday 3 to 9 p.m.
All the centers except Fairchild will offer an eight-week Summer Youth Program. Summer hours are Monday to Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dorie Miller’s summer hours are Monday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Summer Youth Program operates from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.