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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.
  • Spring Break Program
    • 3/26/18 - 3/30/2018 Registration information will be given in March.

Child Development Program

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

Adult Programs

  • Zumba - FREE!
    • Instructor - Brianna Small
    • Monday, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Tuesday & Thursday, 11:05 am - 12:05 pm
  • Lunch Basketball- Monday-Friday from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Ceramics
    • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 8:00am-12:00pm
    • $10 annual fee
    • All welcomed-must bring your own supplies (paint, brushes ect.)

Community Center Amenities

All amenities except the Fitness Center are closed Monday-Friday from 7:30am-8:30am & 3:00pm-6:00pm 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 on PLAY.CABQ.GOV*
  • Open Basketball Gym
    • Mondays & Fridays from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30 amp - 10:30 am & 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Wednesdays from 12:00pm-3:00pm & 6:00pm-7:00pm
    • *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  8:30am-3:00pm & Monday- Thursday 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Computer Lab
    • Full functioning computer lab. No printing.
    • Open Monday-Friday  8:30am-3:00pm & Monday- Thursday 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • 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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