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Youth Recreation Programs

Post Date:01/26/2023 12:30 PM

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January 26, 2023


Recreation Programs for Youth Ages 6 Through 12


The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department will continue its popular Rec on the Move program through February. Rec on the Move is a safe and supervised program where elementary school-age youth participate in free games and physical education activities. No registration is required to participate.


Beginning Wednesday, February 1st, the program will take place on weekdays from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at five local parks: 


  • Mondays, Buena Vista Park, 800 South Pine Street
  • Tuesdays, Bob Orach Park, 1800 Westgate Road
  • Wednesdays, Tunnell Park, 1100 North Palisade Drive
  • Thursdays, Newlove Community Building, 1619 South Thornburg
  • Fridays, Russell Park, 1000 West Church Street


Rain cancels the program.


The "A Sweet February" program will offer Valentine's themed activities from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays in February at the Minami Community Center, 600 West Enos Drive. Activities include friendship keychains and felt envelopes, picture frames and ceramic hearts, wreath making and love bugs, and a Valentine's Day STEAM challenge. Registration is required for each session. Participants may register online at


Questions may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 extension 2260.


Department:                            Recreation and Parks

Contact Person:                     Dennis Smitherman, Recreation Services Manager

Telephone Number:                (805) 925-0951 ext. 2263 

E-mail Address:             


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