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Herman Sanchez Community Center

Information about the Herman Sanchez Community Center.

Herman Sanchez Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Location & Contact Info

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Herman Sanchez is a newly renovated community center that offers various programs and amenities for all ages.

To use the facility you need to fill out a registration form at the front desk and sign in daily.

Programs and amenities are free.

Herman Sanchez: Features

Youth Programs

  • Herman Sanchez transports children to and from East San Jose Elementary School
  • Before School Program:
    • Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
  • After School Program:
    • Monday to Friday, 2:50 p.m. to 6 p.m. Escort children to and from East San Jose Elementary School
      • Youth program includes: game room, computer lab, gym activities, art activities, homework assistance, dance class and daily Hot Supper Meals served to every child under the age of 18.

Summer Program Hours and Fees

  • Summer Lottery Dates: April 16 - April 28
  • Lottery Drawing Date: May 2
  • Registration Dates: May 7 - May 11
  • Center Closures: May 26 - June 9
  • Summer Program Dates: June 11 - Aug. 3
  • Summer Program Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Child Development Program

Early Education Program, 3-5 years old. Call (505) 244-6663.

Adult Programs

  • Zumba - Free
    • Instructor - Brianna Small
    • Monday, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Tuesday & Thursday, 11:05 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
  • Lunch Basketball- Monday-Friday from noon - 1 p.m.
  • Ceramics
    • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 8 a.m. to noon
    • $10 annual fee
    • All welcomed-must bring your own supplies (paint, brushes etc.)

Community Center Amenities

All amenities except the Fitness Center are closed Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. & 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. for our after school program.

  • Fitness Center
    • State of the art equipment! Clean and easy to use cardio machines, weight machines, floor mats, medicine balls.
    • Open all hours of operation.
    • To use Fitness Room you must obtain an Adult or Teen Pass membership.
      Obtain a membership.
  • Open Basketball Gym
    • Mondays & Fridays from 8:30 a.m. - 3 pm
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. & 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Wednesdays from Noon to 3 p.m. & 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    • *Basketball Gym hours are subject to change based on needs of center programs.*
  • Game Room
    • Two newly renovated pool tables, air hockey, foosball, ping pong and tables for extra activities.
    • Open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. & Monday- Thursday 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Computer Lab
    • Full functioning computer lab. No printing.
    • Open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. & Monday- Thursday 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Men's and women's shower area. Closed during before & after school program hours.
  • Community Room
    • Available to rent for various meetings or classes.

Community Meeting

East San Jose Neighborhood Association Meeting: Every first Thursday of the month, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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