Help Make Get Out and Play Day 2017 Even Better!

One of the biggest summer events of the year is coming to Eureka – and YOU can help make it even better!

The fourth annual Get out and Play Day is July 29, 2017.

What is “Get Out and Play Day?”

It’s just the most fun ever! Thousands and thousands of folks come out in Eureka to take part in this FREE event that celebrates having fun in our wonderful Victorian burg. Last year, about 8,000 people came out to play at all sorts of events, including: Continue reading Help Make Get Out and Play Day 2017 Even Better!

Sequoia Park Cleanup for Kids on April 12

It’s a park clean up for kids by kids!

The kids of Sequoia Park Zoo’s “Outside the box” after school program planned a park cleanup for the community. All supplies will be provided.

Bring your family and help beautify Sequoia Park.

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Advertise at a City Park!

Did you know you can reach the thousands and thousands of folks who attend our city parks?

If you need to get your message out, you can have a banner at one of our parks. Continue reading Advertise at a City Park!

Party for the Planet at the Sequoia Park Zoo

FREE!Sequoia Park Zoo and Foundation is excited to announce the annual Party for the Planet, taking place on Saturday 22, 2017

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Spring Break Camps at Sequoia Park Zoo

Two Spring break camps are coming to the Sequoia Park Zoo beginning April 17.

Class dates are Monday, April 17TH – Friday, April 21ST   $85.00 per class

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Zoo Training Kids to Work with Animals

Does your 11-15 year old love animals?

Does a future career working with animals interest them? Good news!

Our YAK (Youth Assistant Keeper) program offers kids the chance to experience what it means to be zookeeper. From cleaning and feeding, to providing animal enrichment, assisting in veterinary care, giving keeper talks, and animal training – our YAK kids will get first hand experience zookeepers, and have fun at the same time! Continue reading Zoo Training Kids to Work with Animals

Raiders of the Lost Park for Ages 5-12 During Presidents’ Week

Let your young ones explore the environment outside their front door!

Eureka Parks & Recreation’s Explore Eureka program is offering a Presidents Week Camp at Cooper Gulch & Sequoia Park for your young ones to explore the environment outside their front door!

Young Adventurers will hike trails, learn about wildlife living in the park, and experiment with science focused activities relating the ecosystem of the redwoods. Kids will have lunch among the redwoods and learn fun outdoor adventure skills. Camp will take place at Cooper Gulch Tuesday & Thursday and at Sequoia Park on Wednesday & Friday (in the event of rain, camp will default to taking place at Cooper Gulch).

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