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Summer Programs Postponed Until Further Notice

As of 5/22/2020, the City of Pacific Grove Recreation Department has made the difficult decision to cancel the summer day camp and aquatics programs for 2020. This includes the annual Youth Adventure Camp program, summer Pre-School activities, Swim Lesson classes and Community Swim opportunities at the Stillwell Children’s Pool at Lovers Point. While in-person recreation facilities remain closed, regular updates and resources will continue to be provided on the Virtual Recreation & Library Services webpage, as well as on Pacific Grove Recreation social media accounts.

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Youth Activities

Registration and session details are available on the online catalog.

Youth Center After School 

Grades 6-12

The Youth Center After School Program is accepting registrations for the 2019-2020 school year. The After School Program is open to middle school students in grades 6th-8th. Semester and year-long memberships are available. Registration is available online or at the Pacific Grove Youth Center.

Teach Me To...

Ages 3-6

The program offers children an opportunity to learn a new skill with their parent by their side. Participants will be given the tools and direction to complete a project together in an uplifting and educational environment. Daily projects include crafts, cooking, building, gardening & more.   

Elementary Art Class

Grades K-5

Children will learn the foundations of art such as color, texture, technique, and composition. Projects will include drawing, painting, sculpting and more.

Jazzamatazz

Ages 4-8

Classes allow students to move, play and stretch using kid-friendly music, games, and props. Participants will gain coordination, motor skills, control and strength through basic dance techniques.

Afro-Latin Jazz Dance

Ages 8-18

Classes offer a blend of Jazz, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Latin, and Ballet techniques that include Dunham Isolation Techniques, dance and calisthenic warm-ups, stretches, center-of-floor, and across-the-floor work, pirouettes, choreography, and freestyle improv. Dancers will develop stamina, strength, flexibility, technique, and confidence.

Ballet

Ages 3-5

Classes allow students to explore the concepts of ballet. Students will have an opportunity to work with props, as well as be exposed to many classical composers.

Tap Dance

Ages 3-18

Classes allow students to explore the concepts of tap dance. Routines will emphasize using the heel, ball, and toe of the tap shoe and understand the relationship between movement and music.

 

For a complete list of all recreation programs, please visit our online catalog or call the recreation office at (831) 648-3134.

Youth Camps

Registration and session details are available on the online catalog.

Summer Adventure Day Camp

Ages 6-12

It's summertime fun in the sun with Pacific Grove Adventure Day Camp! Campers will take walking field trips to local parks and beaches daily with some adventures outside of Pacific Grove. Weekly themes make activities unique and the environment special. Daily activities include recreational games, movies, sports, arts & crafts, music, and more!

Camp Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm | Extended Care Hours: 7:30am-9:00am, 4:00pm-5:30pm

Winter Adventure Day Camp

Ages 6-12

It's winter fun with Pacific Grove Adventure Day Camp! Campers will take walking field trips to local parks daily. Daily activities include recreational games, movies, sports, arts & crafts, music, and more!

Camp Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm | Extended Care Hours: 7:30am-9:00am, 4:00pm-5:30pm

Spring Adventure Day Camp

Ages 6-12

It's springtime fun with Pacific Grove Adventure Day Camp! Campers will take walking field trips to local parks daily. Daily activities include recreational games, movies, sports, arts & crafts, music, and more!

Camp Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm | Extended Care Hours: 7:30am-9:00am, 4:00pm-5:30pm

Fall Adventure Day Camp

Ages 6-12

It's fun in the sun with Pacific Grove Adventure Day Camp! Campers will take walking field trips to local parks and beaches daily. Daily activities include recreational games, movies, sports, arts & crafts, music, and more!

Camp Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm | Extended Care Hours: 7:30am-9:00am, 4:00pm-5:30pm

All Sports Camp

Ages 4-12

It's a new sport every day at All Sports Camp! Coached by Pacific Grove Recreation staff, participants will be instructed on the fundamentals of soccer, basketball, football, and track through a variety of drills and creative games. 

 

For a complete list of all recreation programs, please visit our online catalog or call the recreation office at (831) 648-3134.

Youth Sports

Registration and session details are available on the online catalog.

Softball Clinics

Ages 12-18

Pre-season softball drills and workouts will focus on preparing players for their upcoming season. Emphasis will be placed on building up arm strength, hitting and throwing mechanics, field work repetitions, and overall fitness.

Youth Track Club

Ages 4-14

The Youth Track Club focuses on the techniques and fundamentals of running, jumping, throwing and overall coordination and athletic mobility. Participants will be given the opportunity to practice and compete in events such as sprints, distance running, hurdles, long jump, ball throws and more. Proper instruction will be provided based on the age and skill level of each participant. Three Saturday track meets will be held in May. 

Kidz Love Soccer

Ages 2-10

Kidz Love Soccer offers non-competitive youth soccer classes and soccer camps in more than 200 communities in California, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. Experienced instructors teach kids all the fundamentals of soccer in a lively and engaging program designed to encourage good sportsmanship and a love for sports.

 

For a complete list of all recreation programs, please visit our online catalog or call the recreation office at (831) 648-3134.