tel. (818) 898-1200      117 Macneil Street, San Fernando, CA 91340
Jam Session Logo (1)Join us at our JAM Sessions and dance to the beat, play an instrument and experience something unexpected with these FREE interactive events. Unleash your inner artist through singing, dancing and playing music under the guidance of professional artists.
 

All ages and skill levels are welcome at this FREE interactive series and each JAM will be paired with a fun City of San Fernando event.


PrintPresented by the Ford Theatre Foundation in partnership with the City of San Fernando, JAM Sessions are generously supported by The James Irvine Foundation. Additional support is provided by the Office of Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, Los Angeles County, Third District; Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles; National Endowment for the Arts; Wells Fargo Foundation; Southern California Edison; SonyPictures; Employees Community Fund of the Boeing Company; Macy’s; NBC Universal; and Union Bank Foundation.

 

Where will YOU JAM?!?!

2017 SCHEDULE

JAM SESSION DRUM CIRCLE11:00 am Drum Circle JAM Session
Las Palmas Park | 505 S. Huntington Street, San Fernando
 

Experience a drum circle using a variety of percussion instruments and drums. Artist Christopher Ramirez creates interactive group drumming that takes participants on a rhythmic journey.

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.  

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Spring Jamboree.

6:30 pm Caribbean Dance JAM Session | 8:30 pm Movie Night
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando

 

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome. 

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Sizzlin’ Summer Nights Series.

6:30 pm Celtic Dance JAM Session | 8:30 pm Movie Night (Moana)
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando
 

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Sizzlin’ Summer Nights series.

5:00 pm Salsa Dance JAM Session | 6:30 pm Free Concert (Yari More Latin Band)
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando
 

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.  

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Sizzlin Summer Nights series.

5:00 pm Mexican Folk Dance JAM Session | 6:30 pm Free Concert (Mariachi Tesoro de San Fernando)
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando
 

Delight in the vibrant music and dance of Veracruz! Step up on the tarima (wooden dance platform) with San Fernando’s own Ballet Folklorico Ollin who will walk you through this rhythmic dance style. The JAM will end with a fandango celebrating the entire community.

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.  

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Sizzlin Summer Nights series.

Time TBD Samba Dance JAM Session 
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando
 

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.

Part of the City of San Fernando’s Sizzlin’ Summer Nights series.

2:00 pm Aztec Dance JAM Session
Recreation Park | 208 Park Avenue, San Fernando
 

Experience the splendor of the Aztec people with San Fernando’s Danza Mexica Cuauhtemoc. Create rhythms and beats with fellow drummers and explore the music, choreography and poetry of this ancient Mesoamerican culture.

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. JAM Sessions are participatory and centered around movement and music. All JAMs are FREE, and all ages and skill levels are welcome.  

Part of the City of San Fernando’s annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration.

CONTACT US

RECREATION PARK | Recreation & Community Services Department
208 Park Avenue, San Fernando, CA 91340
(818) 898-1290| Recreation@sfcity.org
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RECREATION PARK MAIN OFFICE HOURS

Monday through Thursday | 9 am to 1 pm & 3 pm to 6 pm
Friday | 9 am to 12 pm

ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION

NAME TITLE PHONE EMAIL
Vacant Recreation & Community Services Director (818) 898-1290 Recreation@sfcity.org
Linda Bowden-Moreno Office Specialist (818) 898-7349 LMoreno@sfcity.org
Maria Calleros Office Specialist (818) 898-7380 MCalleros@sfcity.org

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION

NAME TITLE PHONE EMAIL
Vacant Community Services Supervisor (818) 898-1296 Recreation@sfcity.org
Patty Garcia After School Senior Program Specialist (818) 898-7360 PGarcia@sfcity.org
Marisol Diaz Program Specialist (818) 898-7341 MDiaz@sfcity.org

CULTURAL ARTS DIVISION

NAME TITLE PHONE EMAIL
Virginia Diediker Cultural Arts Supervisor (818) 361-7155 VDiediker@sfcity.org
Jeanette Sandoval Recreation Leader III (818) 898-1234 JSandoval@sfcity.org

RECREATION DIVISION

NAME TITLE PHONE EMAIL
Maribel Perez Recreation Supervisor (818) 361-7156 MPerez@sfcity.org
Patty Padilla Recreation Leader III (818) 361-7156 PPadilla@sfcity.org

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