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Recreation Division
2701 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705
TEL: (510) 981-5150, TDD: (510) 981-6903, FAX: (510) 981-5160
Office Hours: 8:30am- 4:30pm, Email:


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Welcome to the Recreation Division at the City of Berkeley, CA. We are part of the Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department.

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.  

Echo Lake Camp Summer 2019 Registration - ECHO LAKE FAMILY CAMP REGISTRATION OPENS JANUARY 14, 2019
Youth Camp and CIT Registration opens Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - Be Part of Nearly a Century of Berkeley Tradition! [more...]

Summer Preview Registration Opens on January 16, 2019!  -


Activity Guide/Programs -

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Sports Field Closures - The following fields are closed for maintenance/renovations.  Maintenance includes aerating, fertilizing and seeding until March 4, 2019.  For daily field condition updates, call 510 981-5161.

Closed   1000 Oaks School Sport Field
Closed   Tom Bates (all grass fields)  
Closed   Cedar Rose
Closed   Codornices
Closed   Gabes
Closed   Glendale LaLoma
Closed   Grove
Closed   James Kenney
Closed   Ohlone Soccer
Closed   Ohlone Softball
Closed   San Pablo 1
Closed   San Pablo 2

Employment Opportunities - Welcome to the City’s Employment Page for Recreation Division programs. Here at the City of Berkeley, 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.  [more...]

Special Events -

Thursday, February 21 | 6:00 PM | Frances Albrier Auditorium
Soulful African American History Celebration 

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Recreation Division, 2701 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-5150
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903