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. Escort children to ESJ and bus stop for Washington MS.
  • After School Program:
    • Monday to Friday, 2:50 p.m. to 6 p.m. Pick up children from East San Jose Elementary School and bus stop from Washington MS.
      • 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.
  • Family Night at Herman Sanchez Community Center: Every last Friday of the month from 4:00 p.m. - 7 p.m. Contact Center for more information

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. | Fridays, 5 p.m. - 5:50 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. - 1 p.m.
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Wednesdays from Noon to 3 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.


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