Merced Heights Playground is a great area for kids in the OMI area. It has a wooden play structure and a sand area. There is a small grass field next to the playground, as well as a tennis and basketball court. In addition there is a rec center too! Restrooms are available at the rec center.
Merced Heights Playground is owned by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.
There is an afterschool program that is available for kids ages 6 to 12. Call for more details (415) 337-4718
You can also register at SFRecOnline.org
M-Ocean View: 19th Ave. and Junipero Serra Blvd.; walk one block north to Shields, then east one block past Monticello to the park.
29-Sunset: Garfield and Byxbee stop; walk one block south on Byxbee to Shields, the park is on the corner.
(415) 333-7618, firstname.lastname@example.org