IMPORTANT UPDATE “Party in Pink” Zumbathon Moves to Wharfinger

The annual “Party in Pink” Zumbathon fundraiser on October 10, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM is now going to be at the Wharfinger Building at 1 Marina Way in Eureka.

Everything else remains the same.

The purpose is to raise breast cancer awareness and support a great local cause.

It’s only $12 to attend. Donations are accepted.

In addition to a great party, lots of local businesses will donating fun prizes to be raffled away with tickets at $1 each or five for $4.

All proceeds will be donated to the Breast and GYN Health Project in Arcata.

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Roller Skating at the Eureka Muni


Does your family want to get out of the house, get active and have some fun? We have old- fashioned Roller Skates and Roller Blades for all ages. The perfect place to have some fun with your kids or just relax while your children work out their energy! . Skate rental is included in the admission price and is on a first-come, first-served basis.

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2016 Youth Basketball Program Registration Begins October 5

Everything you need to know about the 2016 Hoopsters Youth Basketball League

(To download all this information as a PDF that you can print out and fill out, follow this link.)


All full time students currently enrolled in Grades 3 through 12


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Putting the “Fun” Back Into Basketball “Fundamentals”

Youth sports has the unique ability to make everyone involved feel like a winner.

The City of Eureka’s Hoopsters Youth Basketball league provides a platform for youth to engage in a physically healthy activity, develop character, create strong peer relationships, learn teamwork, engage in their community and much more!
This valuable opportunity in a child’s life is why the City of Eureka is proud to announce that we will be shifting the focus of the Hoopsters Youth Basketball Program to a developmental league—a league that empowers coaches to collaborate with officials to put the focus on player development & basketball instruction.

What changes can I expect to see in this new developmental league?

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Get Ready for Youth Basketball Fundamentals

Registration for the youth Basketball Fundamentals begins October 19.  Classes will be Monday and Wednesday from 9AM to `1PM November 23 through November 25 at the Eureka Muni (but you have to pre-register at the Adorni Center at 1011 Waterfront Drive in Eureka).

Your kids will gain valuable skills including:

  • Dribbling
  • Passing
  • Shooting
  • Teamwork
  • Sportsmanship

It’s open to 7-12 year olds, costs $50 a participant ($40 per child for multiple siblings)

FREE Annual Halloween Carnival at the Eureka Muni

Come to this FREE community event Saturday October 31st at the Eureka Muni from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.

This is a safe, fun alternative to trick-or-treating, featuring a variety of carnival games, candy and prizes.

How it works:

Pick up a Halloween Pass at the Old Town Gazebo during Old Town Trick or Treating and lead your little ones around to all of the fun things happening around the down town area on Halloween! Then end your day at the Muni (12th & F Streets) for Eureka Recreations Halloween Carnival. While there, turn in your pass and receive one of the many fun prizes available (while supplies last)!

For more information contact Ashley Taylor @ 441-4374.

Boo at the Zoo!

Enjoy frightfully delightful family fun and discover the world of bats, spiders, snakes and more with exciting games and activities.

Plus, animal encounters and a costume parade!

  • When: October 31, 2015 from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Where: Sequoia Park Zoo
  • Cost: Regular Zoo Admission or FREE for Zoo Members

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