Noe Valley Voice June 2013

It’s Summer at Upper Noe Rec Center

Summer session at Upper Noe Recreation Center starts the week of June 3, bringing summer baseball, tot tennis, and sweet confections. This year, Upper Noe will field four Junior Giants baseball teams for children ages 5 to 10. The free citywide summer league is sponsored by the San Francisco Giants, which provides pitching machines and uniforms. Practices are one day a week, and games are on Saturdays.

New this term will a tennis class for children ages 4 to 6 on Monday mornings and a Pastry Arts class for adults on Thursday evenings. In between, you’ll find the usual favorites: yoga, martial arts, Argentine tango, and kids karate.

Summer term runs through July, and many classes still have openings. You can register online at (Baby & Me welcomes drop-in guests for $5 an hour.)

For a complete schedule, including open gym and auditorium room hours, visit For more information, call 415-970-8061 or drop by the center at 295 Day St. near Sanchez. The rec center’s hours are Monday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Joby’s Dog Run, at the Church Street end of the park, is open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. 



Baby & Me (18 mths-3 yrs old) Mon., 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Tot Tennis (4-6 yrs old) Mon., 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Petite Bakers (3-6 yrs old) Tues., 10:15-11:45 a.m.

Tennis (8-13 yrs old) Tues., 3:30-5 p.m.

Junior Giants Baseball (5-7 yrs old) Tues., 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Junior Giants Baseball (8-10 yrs old) Tues., 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Junior Giants Baseball (8-10 yrs old) Tues., 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Tennis (adult intermediate) Tues., 6-7 p.m.

Yoga (adult) Tues., 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Boot Camp (adult) Tues., 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Pilates (adult) Wed., 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Karate Kidz: Little Kickers (4-5 yrs old) Wed., 3-4 p.m. & 4-5 p.m.

Tennis (5-8 yrs old) Wed., 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Junior Giants Baseball (5-7 yrs old) Wed., 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Kickboxing (adult) Wed., 5:30-7 p.m.

Food in Jars (adult) Wed., 6:30-8 p.m.

Tennis (adult beginner) Wed., 6:30-8 p.m.

Argentine Tango, beginner (55+) Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Argentine Tango, advanced (55+) Thurs., 2-4 p.m.

Pastry Arts (adult) Thurs., 6-8 p.m.

Yoga (adult) Thurs., 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Core Stability and Balance (adult) Thurs., 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Baby and Me (18-36 mths) Fri., 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Pilates (adult) Fri., 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Combat Athletics (7-11 yrs old) Fri., 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Combat Athletics (12-14 yrs old) Fri., 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Future Chefs (9-13 yrs old) Fri., 6:15-8:15 p.m.

Tennis (5-8 yrs old) Sat., 1-2 p.m.