Caption: Two singers performing in the Sunnyslope Community Center annual talent show
Smith Park Recreation Center
4030 W. Sherman
Through a partnership with Downtown Urban Community Kids (DUCKs), an area non-profit, the center is open Tuesday through Thursday from 3 to 6 p.m. More information on DUCKs is available on their organization website.
Smith Park Recreation Center amenities include: foosball, pool, video and table games Park amenities include: Steve Finley Field of Dreams for youth baseball, basketball courts, playground area and a multi-use field area.
South Mountain Community Center
212 East Alta Vista Rd.
Hours: Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday & holidays - closed. Multigenerational Facility that focuses on youth, teen, adult and senior services and programs as well as community special events. South Mountain offers a vast variety of organized sports for youth to adult participants and houses a gymnasium, game room, auditorium, and classrooms.
South Phoenix Youth Center
5245 S. 7th St.
Phone: (602) 256-3230
This city-owned facility currently is operated through a collaboration between the city and the non-profit 100 Black Men. The city maintains the building and the foundation operates it.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 3:30 to 7 p.m.
Recreation/Teen Center that primarily focuses on youth and teen activities. Program includes educational/tutorial classes, nutrition, physical fitness, sewing, computer classes and enrichment. Mentoring program with Roosevelt School District. Participants will be attending educational field trips and cultural events/programs.
Sunnyslope Community Center
802 E. Vogel Ave. 85020
Phone: (602) 262-6661
Hours: Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday & holidays - closed.
Basketball, grills, horseshoes, picnic area, playground, recreation building, restrooms, shuffleboard
Sunnyslope Youth Center
1702 W. Peoria Ave.
Hours: Monday - Friday 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Closed Saturday and Sunday
The Sunnyslope Youth Center offers classes on Hip Hop, Break Dancing, Ballet Folklorico, and mural arts. The center also is connected to the newly dedicated Winifred Green Park. This recreation park has a full sized basketball court, two playground structures and an open play field.