Lincoln Square Recreation Center

Lincoln Square Recreation Center is centrally located near public transportation with a lighted outdoor playground with a play area for toddlers and two custom designed rubber-surfaced play areas with ADA accessibility.



Lincoln Square has expanded our offering of Cultural Arts Programs with the addition of a Chinese Orchestra, Cantonese Opera, Mandarin Choir, Chinese Brush Painting, Calligraphy, Lion Dance, Chi Gong, Tai Chi, and Tai Chi Swords.

Lincoln Square offers a variety of programs just for girls throughout the year, and is the training facility for the City of Oakland’s US Youth Games (USYG) Championship Volleyball Team that won gold in Cocoa Beach, Florida.

We offer swim lessons with the Aquatics Division of Oakland Parks and Recreation at DeFremery Pool, and the Oakland Tsunami Swim Program at Live Oak Pool. We have Middle School and Senior Dragon Boat teams, as well as kayaking and canoeing programs at both the Lake Merritt Boating Center and the Oakland Estuary at the Jack London Aquatics Center.

Renting Lincoln Square Recreation Center

You can find the application materials below or pick them up from the front desk.

You can reserve Lincoln Square 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.

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