1675 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
Days and Hours Of Operation
Mon–Fri 5:30am–10pm, Sat–Sun 7:30am–8pm
The Bakar Fitness and Recreation Center is an exciting place in the ever-growing Mission Bay neighborhood. The facility caters to the UCSF community and surrounding areas such as Potrero Hill and SOMA. They have drop-in recreation activities for the whole family, such as Drop-in Family Badminton, Family Free Play, Pajama Party Madness ($20–$30 per child), Leave Your Parents At Home nights, and Drop-in Dodge ball. They also have two great pools offering family swim, parent/toddler time, and parent/child swim classes. Extensive information on their fitness and recreation programs is available on their website.
Bakar’s youth and family programs include Kindergym, tae kwon do (taekwondo), squash, Kids’ Hip Hop, soccer, squash, and youth sports leagues. The aquatics program offers classes such as parent/child, toddler, children, teen, adult, family, kids water polo, and recreation swim. They also host a kids swim pre-team. Private and semi-private lessons are also available.
UCSF Camps mission is to foster self-esteem and friendships by providing youth with fun, active, and engaging activities and trips. Staff are dedicated to building a community environment with camp families where youth feel safe while having the opportunity to just be kids. Youth gain an understanding and appreciation for nature, by participating in local trips with environmental and educational opportunities. They encourage an active lifestyle with organized team games and fun activities like swimming and rock climbing. The amazing staff is educated in youth development and share a passion for working with youth.
2013–2014 Winter Break Camp Sessions:
Dates: December 23, December 26–December 27, December 30, January 2–January 3, January 20 (MLK Day), January 31 (Lunar New Year), February 17 (President's Day)
Ages: grades 1–6
Cost: $62–$85 per day
Extended care: 7:30am–9am and 4pm–6pm (included)
****No 2014 Spring or Summer Camps due to building site improvements.****
Celebrate your child's birthday at Bakar! The options for children of all ages are Kindergym, swimming, rock climbing, and sports parties. Party packages cost $316–$550. For more information, contact (415) 514-4539. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Varies by program
Parents can park in the parking lot for 20 minutes to walk in your child. Families have access to UCSF shuttle services while in the program. Parking garage available. Moderate street parking.
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