Camp Ryan Summer Day Camp Video


Camp Ryan is an unforgettable summer camp program for youth ages 5-12. 

It offers kids a special opportunity for summertime fun and friendship in a safe and supervised setting. Children will participate in a wide variety of games, arts & crafts, sports, drama, scientific discovery, field trips and more. All activities are supervised by City of Eureka Recreation Staff. Children are checked in and out daily and are not permitted to leave without prior parental consent. All sessions are one week long and can accommodate 40 children per week. Parents can register for ½ day or full day sessions.

  • Registration now in process: at the Adorni Center, (1011 Waterfront Drive), Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. There is no on-site registration.
  • Where: John Ryan Youth Center, (1653 J St.)

Registration is on a first come, first served basis and all children must be pre-registered prior to attending.

Scholarships are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please call (707) 441-4244 for more information about scholarships.

For more information contact the Recreation Division at (707) 441.4244.


Support Local Young Entrepreneurs On Lemonade Day June 2

Lemonade Day is Coming to Humboldt on June 2

Participants learn to set goals, develop a business plan and budget, seek investors and are encouraged to give some of their profits back to the community.They also have an opportunity to learn important job skills like money management, customer service and more.

Lemonade Day is recognized nationally and presented locally by AEDC and Decade of Difference with additional support from local sponsors.


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New! Youth Art Class Inspired by Monet

Each student will make a painting inspired by Monet’s water lillies, sculpty garden board, and ceramic water lily.

This is a new class.


  • Ages 5-8
  • May 24 through June 28
  • Each Thursday from 4:00PM to 5:00PM
  • John Ryan Youth Center
  • $50 for Eureka residents / $53 for non-residents
  • Adorni members save 20%

Register here.

Save the Date: Eureka Skate Park Contest 2018

It’s not too early to get ready for Get Out and Play Day 2018!

To that end, the 5th Annual Kicks & Tricks Skateboard Competition will once again be a part of Get Out and Play Day. This is a free competition open to all ages and skill levels. Registration will open at 9am. Follow this post or the event on Facebook to stay up to speed.


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Beginning Youth Ceramics Returns May 2

Students will explore their creative side while learning the fundamentals of ceramic creation in this class focused on teaching youth the proper techniques of hand-building ceramic pieces. Projects with include a variety of techniques, including pinch pots, coil building, slabs, and more.


Pre-registration is required.

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UPDATE: Camp N.E.T. Youth Basketball Camp Accepting Older Children

This update reflects the fact that the age range for children is from 8-13 instead of 8-11.

What is Camp N.E.T.?

Eureka Parks & Recreation is excited to announce Camp N.E.T! A brand new specialized basketball camp for youth to refine their skills, learn new tricks of the game, become part of a team and have fun!

What Skill Levels is this Camp For?

Camp N.E.T. has drills that will meet all needs from beginning to next level athlete!

How is this different from any other basketball camp?

Camp N.E.T. combines high level basketball training with all of the fun and youth development you’ve come to expect from Eureka Parks & Recreation. Both recreation leaders and basketball coaches offer a fun, energetic week filled with team spirit, breakdown drills, games, competitions and a few surprises to offer a unique one of kind camp experience!

How Much Does it Cost?

Camp N.E.T. is one of the most competitive high level basketball camps in the area. The cost is $120 for Eureka Residents and $123 for non-residents.


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Reminder: Sign up for Classes Early to Avoid Cancellation

At Eureka Community Services, we love to provide lots of fun community classes.

If you’d like to attend a community class (or you’d like your kids to do so), it’s important to register early because some of these excellent programs may be cancelled if you wait until the last minute to register because all program need to be cost effective and cannot run if we don’t get enough participants.

Please register early to avoid disappointment.

What are community classes?

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