Win SF Giants Tickets!

Help support fundraising efforts for park improvements by participating in an exciting opportunity drawing to win three tickets to a San Francisco Giants baseball game!

Sequoia Park is currently being re-envisioned with the help of dedicated community members and City of Eureka’s Community Services Department. (See details here.) Help support your favorite team by giving a local and beloved park the resources it needs.

Donations for entry into the drawing will be accepted at the Adorni Center until July 3rd.

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Re-envisioning Sequoia Park (Second Community Workshop) on June 9

FREE!Help us imagine new ways to discover, learn and play in our beloved Sequoia Park.

We need your voice!

To add your voice and ideas to the design, come to Washington Elementary School’s Cafeteria on Sat., June 9th from 10:00am – 12:00pm.

This is a family friendly event that includes FREE food and refreshments.

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Help Beautify Eureka Traffic Boxes

The Eureka Development Services team is inviting you to help beautify traffic boxes throughout Eureka .

This community beautification opportunity will assign volunteers to prepare roughly fifteen boxes for local artists who will be using them as a canvas for their colorful creations! Volunteers will be tasked with sanding and washing down the boxes so the artists are able to begin priming and painting.

The first round of traffic boxes are currently being painted along 4th and 5th Streets during the month of May, and a second round will be painted throughout Eureka from Old Town to Carson Park this Fall.

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4th Annual Pickleball Tournament Comes to the Adorni

The 4th annual Pickleball Tournament is May 26th and 27th at the Adorni Center.

Registration is now in process.

The Details

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Mother’s Day Workout on Saturday

May 12th Mother’s day workout!

The Adorni Community Center invites you to come meet our sassy and extremely talented new instructors at a Mother’s Day workout.

Come for a fun workout of Zumba and Hip-hop at the Adorni Center from 3:00-4:30 on Saturday, May 12.

Instructors include: Dani, Eva, Michaele and Jess

Adorni Center Instructor of the Month: Lorna

We’re awarding an “Instructor of the Month” every month at the Adorni Center.

lornaThis month, we’re pleased to give the award to Lorna Brown.

A little about Lorna:

Lorna  has taught fitness and Hatha yoga classes In Humboldt County for 27 years, while also maintaining a Graphic Design studio with her husband Stephen, producing posters, logos and promotional materials. Along with husband Stephen on guitar, she performs regularly on piano accordion at art events and Farmers Markets, Known as the duo “SqueezeBug “, they perform an international repertoire of French musette, Gypsy Jazz, Brazilian Choro, Colombian Cumbias and more.

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Latest Podcast: This Month in Eureka Recreation now on line

FREE!The May episode of the FREE podcast “This Month in Eureka Recreation” is now available.

Have you ever wondered what goes into putting together city wide community events, sports leagues and programs?  Is our job really anything like the Parks & Recreation TV show? Well, now you can find out.

In this episode, Ashley and Scott talk about the upcoming Pickle ball tournament. They also sit down and speak with Recreation Activities Coordinator, Shannon Fazio about her humble beginnings, as well as her role in the City’s upcoming Summer Camp Program. They also preview all things coming up in May! So sit back and relax!

Join Eureka Recreation Supervisor, Ashley Taylor, along with co-host Scott “Q” Marcus, as they give you a behind the scenes peek at what goes into creating community wide recreation programs, as well as give a preview and details of all the upcoming activities and events each month.

Episodes are available the first Friday of each month at noon!

Listen to it on your computer here.

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