UPDATE: Old Town Walking Tours Start Time Changed

This update reflects that the tours’ start time will now be at noon instead of 1PM.

Take the family on an interactive history lesson of Old Town

This hour-long walking tour will reveal Eureka’s long history as a Victorian seaport and lumber town. There will be three opportunities on Get Out & Play Day so make sure you don’t miss it!

This tour meets and ends at the Clarke Museum.

Details:

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Little Saplings Open House July 10

Little Saplings Preschool is hosting an Open House and we can’t wait to meet you!

Eureka Community Service has a new Play Based/Nature Inspired preschool at the John Ryan Youth Center.

** Come and see what a great facility, playground and program we  have to offer for children ages 2.5-5 years old.**

Details:

  • July 10
  • 6PM to 10PM
  • John Ryan Youth Center at 1653 J Street, Eureka

More about the school:

  • Open M-F year-round
  • High-Quality Early Childhood Education
  • Play Based/Nature Inspired
  • Child-initiated and teacher-supported learning
  • Developmentally appropriate program
  • Ready for Kindergarten
  • Social/Emotional
  • Language
  • Art, Music, Science
  • Pre-math and Pre-writing
  • Gross/fine moto

Find them on Facebook @LittleSaplingsEureka

Download a PDF flyer here.

Get Out and Play Day – First Look!

Get ready to pick up your free schedule of all things GOPD!

Starting early July, you’ll be able to pick up a free copy of the #gopd2019 schedule (formerly called “Passports”) with everything you need to know to enjoy this great event. However, if you just can’t wait, you can download a PDF of the schedule by clicking on this link.

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Summer Camp Registration Notice

Looking to sign up your child for any of the best Summer Camp experiences around?

Of course you are!

Unfortunately, some of the registration links we had posted aren’t working so if you haven’t already signed up, please stop by or call the Adorni (707.441.4248) to register.

Don’t wait however. Spaces are filling up quickly!

If you’d like to see all the classes available, you can click on this link.

Old Town Walking Tours Every Saturday Through August

Take the family on an interactive history lesson of Old Town

This hour-long walking tour will reveal Eureka’s long history as a Victorian seaport and lumber town. There will be three opportunities on Get Out & Play Day so make sure you don’t miss it!

This tour meets and ends at the Clarke Museum.

Details:

Continue reading Old Town Walking Tours Every Saturday Through August

Golf Course Grand Re-Opening Event on Get Out and Play Day!

In case you hadn’t heard, the Eureka Golf Course has been undergoing some major upgrades and changes.

So, what better date to show them off than Get Out & Play Day? Join the festivities. They’re free!

Some of the events include:

  • Representatives from local media will face off against each other
  • Local Politicians will also face off against each other
  • Representatives from various local police departments will face off against each other
  • City Department heads will face off against each other
  • Fun Family Activities will take place throughout the entire event
  • There will also be Long Drive & Putting contests
  • Much more…

Details:

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Kids free at the Zoo on Get Out and Play Day!

You probably already knew that kids under 12 get in free at the Sequoia Park Zoo (with a paying adult), on #GOPD2019 but you didn’t know that there are lots of special events taking place at the zoo that day too!

As example, on Get Out & Play Day there will be an animal feeding, encounter or keeper talk every hour from Noon – 4:00 (Noon, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00). Continue reading Kids free at the Zoo on Get Out and Play Day!

Free Interpretative Tour of Waterfront Trail on Get Out and Play Day

Join us on a free interpretive walk on the north part of the trail (“phase C”) as part of Get Out and Play Day.

Learn the history and value of our beautiful waterfront and bay.  You’ll walk at a leisurely pace, enjoying the view and sharing with others.

Bring walking shoes.

Details

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FREE! Family Olympics – Part of Get Out and Play Day

Looking to get a little quality time in with the family?

Compete against other families through an obstacle course, scavenger hunt, and relay race for bragging rights and the chance to win family prize packages at this year’s Family Olympics at #GOPD2019 on July 27, 2019

In addition to the competition, there will be family booths and vendors. The family that plays together stays together – and laughs a lot too.

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Thank You to Our Early GOPD Sponsors

Get Out & Play Day doesn’t “just happen.”

It’s because of the generosity of so many local organizations and businesses; many of them jump in immediately every year.

So, although we’ll be adding more, we wanted to thank our first sponsors:

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