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.

Rose Garden Trellis Renovations are Coming! - Come celebrate the groundbreaking for Phase 1 of the reconstruction of the Berkeley Rose Garden Trellis.  Phase 1 of work consists of the documentation and demolition of the existing trellis; the salvage of existing wood members; the re-construction of the center portion of the trellis; pathway accessibility upgrades; and lighting and safety upgrades.  Phase 2 of the project is to complete the trellis reconstruction and accessibility upgrades, and is tentatively scheduled for FY2018. [more...]

Rose Garden Tennis Court #1 - Due to construction at the Rose Garden, Tennis Court #1 (located at the west end) will be closed from Wednesday, June 15th through Wednesday, August 31st, 2016. [more...]


 GUIDE: Cover_2016_Summer   

Registration for Summer 2016 programs will begin at 

9:00 a.m. 

Monday, March 28, 2016

  Click the button below
 to register!




Berkeley Echo Lake Camp   -

Echo Lake Camp Availability Calendar Summer 2016   


Berkeley Day Camp - Online Registration   [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...]

Activity Guide/Programs - GUIDE: Activity_Guide_2016_Summer [more...]

Recreation Division - 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. [more...]

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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