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Westgate Community Center

Information about the Westgate Community Center.

Westgate Hours

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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The Center has a large classroom/computer lab, game room, multipurpose room, playground and park area for youth sports, track and field events and outdoor recreation.

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Youth Programs

After School Program: Monday to Friday, 2 - 6 p.m.; The center provides tutoring, sports, recreation, field trips, arts and crafts, and free snacks. We can accommodate up to 70 participants.

We transport participants from the following schools:

  • Carlos Rey Elementary School
  • Helen Cordero Elementary School
  • Edward Gonzales Elementary School

* Space is limited and on a first come-first serve basis. Please call the center for complete information.

Alternative School Intersession Program: October 29 to November 9, and March 18-22, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For complete information, please call Westgate Community Center.

  • Registration begins two weeks before first Intersession begins.
  • Must complete online registration at play.cabq.gov and a paper registration at Westgate Community Center.
  • Both Steps above must be completed to be eligible for the program.

ACCESS (Arts, Community, Culture, Education Sports, Science): A collaborative program between Westgate Community Center and the South Valley Economic Development Center, ACCESS seeks to connect Hispanics with the community.

ACCESS/UNM School of Medicine will be conducting exciting workshops for our registered participants on the following dates:

  • September 14 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • October 12  from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • November 9   from 2:30 pm  to 3:30 pm

SUPPER MEAL is served from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm., and is a free food service program delivering an afternoon meal to all participants attending Westgate Community Center and all children in the community at no charge. You do not have to be a member or registered to receive a Supper Meal. Please call the center or drop by if you are interested in this free program.

Adult Programs

Computer Lab: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

2018 Holiday Closures

Westgate Community Center will be closed the following days:

  • New Year's Day: Monday, Jan. 1, 2018
  • MLK Jr. Day: Monday, Jan. 15, 2018
  • Presidents' Day: Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
  • Memorial Day: Monday May 28, 2018
  • Independence Day: Wednesday, July 4, 2018
  • Labor Day: Monday, Sept. 3, 2018
  • Veterans Day: Monday, Nov. 12, 2018
  • Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018
  • Day after Thanksgiving: Friday, Nov. 23, 2018
  • Christmas Day: Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018

Register Your Child

To register your child for a program at Westgate Community Center please go to play.cabq.gov and sign-in/register for an account and choose the correct program. You will received an email confirming you are enrolled or are on the waiting list.

You then must come to the center to fill out registration paperwork to complete the registration.

Note: registration is not complete until registration paperwork is completed at Westgate Community Center.