Happy New Year - Come Hang Out With Us this Winter!

Kick off 2018 with some time for yourself balanced with quality time for yourself.  We hope you'll join us for some of the great informational workshops, fun events and wellness in the coming weeks.  Read on for detail!  

    Fitness Classes

    • Resume week of 1/8!  
    • Pilates Mondays at 10am
    • Dia Method, Tuesdays at 12:30 (starting in February )
    • Yoga and Weekend Pilates coming soon, too!

    WORKSHOPS for Parents & Caregivers

    • Save a Life: Choke-saving and CPR Community Workshop. Sun 1/21 @ 10am
    • Emotionally Intelligent Discipline. Tues 1/23 @ 7:30pm: with Symbio
    • Your Willful Preschooler. Tues 1/30 @ 7:30pm: with Early Childhood Matters
    • Baby Sleep Webinar.  Monday 2/12 @ 12:30pm: with Angelique Milette
    • Potty Training. Tuesday 2/13 @ 7:30pm: with Early Childhood Matters
    • Intro to Baby Sign Language. Thursday 2/15 @ 10am:, with Happy Baby Signs
    • Introducing The Sibling, Tuesday 3/6 @7:30pm with Early Childhood Matters.


    New Parent Groups

    • Mondays at 2pm
    • Fridays at 12pm. 

    Self-care Day: Massages and Treats

    Book some me-time and melt your stress away! 

    You are invited to join us on Saturday, 1/27. Book your chair massage appointment, indulge in some treats and let your kids play in the incredible playspace.  It's the perfect morning!

    • 15 Minute Chair Massage Appointments available 10am-Noon on Saturday 1/27
    • We will have a Marley's Treats pop-up shop 10-1pm offering delicious cupcakes and cake pops for purchase to enjoy before or after your massage.
    • The Playspace is open from 9am-1pm, ages newborn-4yrs. Reserve your day pass & enjoy a morning of fun.

    Chair Massages

    In as little as 15 minutes, Synergy Massage & Wellness chair massage offers you a quick escape from your busy week, leaving you relaxed, energized, focused and ready to play. A certified massage therapist will focus on the high tension areas of the neck, shoulders, back, hands, and arms.  $20/15 min.  


    More about Marley's Treats

    Marley's Treats is a mom-owned Bay Area bakery. We offer cupcakes, cake pops, macarons and cakes for your birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, baptisms, company events & more! Learn more at www.marleystreats.com

    PLAY:  Book a Weekend Morning Play Pass as well so your child can play with your partner or caretaker during your massage! Or take advantage of our childcare in the playspace (by appointment). Recess' 3200 sq ft playspace is designed for ages 0-4yrs and a Play Pass includes playspace activities scheduled on the day of your visit. $20 for one child, $30 for two. 

    The Best Gift. Ever.

    Shopping for a friend? Would you like to give something to a kind neighbor, new parent or your partner?  There is no better gift to a parent of an infant, toddler or preschooler than the gift of play. 

    For the next birthday party, baby shower or just for fun gift, consider a gift card to Recess. 

    Some fun gift card ideas:

    • A newborn membership ($50 registration fee, gives unlimited visits until the child reaches 6 months)
    • A fitness class with Childcare ($35)
    • A year-long Mini Membership ($390)
    • CPR workshop ($50-75)
    • Playspace Pass ($20-40)
    • A dollar amount and they can use it how they'd like! 

    Shop Small this Holiday Season

    There is still time to shop small this holiday season.  Instead of turning to Amazon, support your neighbors by picking up gifts at the incredible shops right here in the city.  Here's a list of our favorites for inspiration:


    ARCH Art Supplies

    10 Carolina Street, San Francisco


    Black Bird Bookstore

    4033 Judah Street, San Francisco


    Christopher's Books

    1400 18th Street, San Francisco


    Cliff's Variety

    479 Castro Street, San Francisco


    Dandelion Chocolate

    740 Valencia Street, San Francisco


    Little Paper Planes Shop

    855 Valencia Street, San Francisco


    Local Take

    1371 9th Avenue, San Francisco


    Monkei Miles

    1523 Irving Street, San Francisco


    Andytown Coffee Roasters

    3655 Lawton St, San Francisco, CA 94122, United States



    470 Carolina Street, San Francisco