Youth Activities

Back to School Event
When: Saturday, July 21
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: Hastings Library and Town Hall Complex, 6195 S. Main Street, Hastings
Details: The St. Johns County Hastings Branch Library and TeamUp Hastings are hosting the Eighth Annual School Supply Giveaway at the Third Annual "Community FOCUS Hastings" event for children and families in the 32145 and 32033 zip codes including the communities of Hastings, Spuds, Armstrong, Elkton, and Flagler Estates. The event will include free school supplies, physicals, vision and hearing screenings, and information on many services available to families in St. Johns County. There will also be activities for kids throughout the morning. Participants register at the event and parents or guardians must present photo identification with a 32145 or 32033 St. Johns County address. Children must also be present to receive school supplies. For more information, please call the Hastings Branch Library at 904.827.6970

Parent's Night Out at Trout Creek
When: Friday, August 10
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Trout Creek Community Center, 6795 Collier Road, St. Augustine  
Details: Parents can enjoy a well-deserved break while their kids have a night of fun. The theme for the night is Sports Night. Kids are encouraged to wear apparel from their favorite sports team or player. This program is open to kids ages 6 through 13 and the cost is $20 for the first child and $10 for each additional child. For more information or to register, contact Josh Bratovich at 904.209.0386 or

Movie in the Park
When: Saturday, August 18
Time: 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where: Veteran's Park, 1332 Veterans Parkway, St. Augustine
Details: Join us for Movie in the Park! Bring the entire family along with your lawn chairs and blankets for a screening of Moana. Snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. This event is free, open to the public, and all ages are welcome. For more information, contact Stephanie Taylor at or 904.669.6612.

About the Youth Programs

Parks & Recreation is proud to offer youth programs in our community. If you are looking for a quality, affordable after school program, a youth basketball league, or a place for your high school student to get volunteer hours you've found it. We have some of the best programs in North Florida for children of all ages!


Field of Dreams – Located in NW St Johns county, this specially designed field gives mentally / physically disabled children the opportunity to wear a uniform and play baseball as a member of a team. Field of Dreams is a place where all our area's exceptional kids can meet on the field and play ball. What child does not dream of hearing the cheer of the crowd? What child does not dream of receiving a trophy? And what child does not dream of the opportunity to play America's favorite sport?  At the Field of Dreams their dreams really can come true. For more information, please visit

St. Johns County Parks & Recreation Department Youth Programs Give Back You can help our holiday food drives! For more information, please contact Jamie Baccari at (904) 209-0377.

For More Information

Jamie Baccari
Community Program Manager

P: (904) 209-0377

Just TRI It! A Kids Triathlon

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SJC Parks and Recreation – Where everybody plays