Shoeboxes and Paper Bags needed for After School program

We are looking for standard size shoeboxes and large paper grocery bags for our “Outside the Box” program.

Please donate.

What is the “Outside the Box” program?

Outside the Box is an after school program that takes place at the Sequoia Park Zoo. It meets M-F and students from four different elementary schools attend, it serves students ages 5-11 years old.

All items can be dropped off at the Adorni until Wednesday, Dec 13.

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Family Ceramics Beginning Class Starts January 29

Are you or your family members new to ceramics or never participated in Family Ceramics before? This class is perfect for you!

This class will focus on creating several pieces to take home, including pinch pots, coil pieces, and more.

Finding time to spend with the family can be difficult, which is why Eureka Recreation is providing this 6-week long session of Family Ceramics to encourage families to get in some quality time and create art together.

Each member of the family will need to have a Waiver & Release of Liability on file by the first class date.

Pre-registration is required.

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Skating Closed During December

Public roller skating is closed for the month of December for the holidays.

Join us in January on FRIDAY NIGHTS for skating fun!  Same great program, new day of the week!

Need more info or have questions? Call (707) 572-0429 or email hray@ci.eureka.ca.gov.

Have Fun Even When it’s Raining: go Roller Skating!

Come to the Eureka Muni on Saturday nights and have fun roller skating.

The fun starts at 6pm and ends at 8:30pm.  Youth ages 17 and under are $4.50 and adults are $5.25.  Liability waivers are needed to participate.  Continue reading Have Fun Even When it’s Raining: go Roller Skating!

Let Your Children Help Direct the Future of Sequoia Park

If you’ve got kids, here’s a great opportunity for them to engage in city planning and help shape the future of our beloved Sequoia Park.

Bring them with you to the “Old Growth, New Adventures”, Sequoia Park Re-envisioning Community Workshop & Free BBQ on Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 from 12:30 to 3:00 where they can share their ideas, especially since they’ll be using Sequoia Park for years to come!

Why do we want kids and young adults to participate?

  • They are a vital and contributing community resource.
  • They often have fresh ideas
  • they can always imagine new ways to do things.

The event is sponsored by Redwood Capital Bank

It will take place rain or shine!

To stay updated and to add your voice and that of your children’s to the conversation, follow us on Facebook.com/eurekasequoiapark.  If you’re on Facebook, please go to our event at https://www.facebook.com/events/364117320708278 and share it and invite others.

Free food and refreshments will be available!

Download a flyer here.

Eureka Parks & Rec. Annual Halloween Oct 28

Ahoy ye mateys!FREE!

Join the City of Eureka’s Parks and Recreation Crew for a thrilling evening of high seas adventure, when the Adorni Center transforms into the most fun pirate ship around!

Tons of games and activities for young swashbucklers!

This Free Family event is for ages 17 and under, with an accompanying adult

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Halloween Costume Giveaway Oct 14

There are over 1,000 children in Humboldt County who are classified as either homeless or in foster care services who could use a costume for Halloween this year.

Eureka Parks and Recreation department is asking for donations of new or gently used Halloween costumes for children whose families cannot afford them on their own. They are looking for appropriate themed costumes (nothing sexual or violent in nature please) for children up to 17 years old. Each year, we are especially in need of boy and girl costumes age 8-12.

Parks & Recreation is accepting costumes up to November 10th (to get ahead of next Halloween).

Please bring costumes to the Adorni Community and Recreation Center at 1011 Waterfront between now and November 10th.  For questions, please call 707.441.4374.