Alert: An Air Quality Advisory has been issued for the entire Bay Area. The current air quality in Oakland is VERY UNHEALTHY. Stay inside. Limit outdoor activities.
Dimond Recreation Center has many features including:
- Lions swimming pool
- Sausal Creek hiking trails
- Two youth playgrounds
- Dimond Native Demonstration Garden
- Dimond Education Garden
We require a permit to our BBQ and picnic areas. Request a BBQ permit at least 30 days before your event. You can request a picnic permit up to the day before your event (space permitting). Anyone with a permit has rights to the space they have rented. Coming early morning is not a guarantee of a space for your party.
Lions Swimming Pool Information
Schedule (Monday, August 14, 2017 - Sunday, June 10, 2018)
|Lions Pool Schedule|
(August-October & March-June)|
No public swim hours November-February.
Lap Swim Fee (Outdoor Pools): EXACT CHANGE REQUIRED.
|Senior (55 and over)||$4.00|
|Adult Pass of 10 Swims||$50.00 ($5/swim)|
|Senior Pass of 10 Swims||$31.00 ($3.10/swim)|
|Adult Pass of 30 Swims||$135.00 ($4.50/swim)|
|Senior Pass of 30 Swims||$75.00 ($2.50/swim)|
Public Recreation Swim Fee (Outdoor Pools):
|Youth (under age 18)||$1.00|
|Senior (55 and over)||$2.25|
Renting Dimond Recreation Center
We have a commercial kitchen, deck and social hall to rent. Please visit our front desk to get rate information. You can find the application materials below or pick them up from the front desk.
You can reserve Dimond Recreation Center 30 days to 11 months in advance of the requested reservation date. If a request is approved for an event within two weeks to 30 days, you must pay a service fee. NO reservation requests are accepted less than two weeks in advance.