Youth Activities

 

T-Shirt Basketball 2019 Super Summer Camps!
The Super Summer Camps are for children ages 5-12 (only five year olds that have completed kindergarten by the start of camp are eligible) and held at six locations in St. Johns County. Camps emphasize outdoor activities and are staffed by experienced, motivated leaders from within our community. Campers get to participate in a variety of activities including field trips, arts & crafts, and swimming. The Camp Registration Drawing link will be posted on March 4. 2019 Summer Camps

 

T-Shirt Basketball March Madness Youth Basketball is back!
Are you ready for youth basketball to return spring 2019? The SJC Parks and Recreation youth basketball league tips off another exciting season for athletes ages 9-14 years old. Practices and games will take place at the Solomon Calhoun Community Center and Ketterlinus Gym. March Madness Youth Basketball

 

Collier-Blocker After-School Program
When: Fridays through the end of the school year (Monday-Friday)
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: Collier-Blocker Park, 10 North Holmes Boulevard, St. Augustine
Details: Students will enjoy computer access, board games, recreational games, pep talks, movies, cultural and social activities as well as field trips during this free, after-school program for all school-age students. For more information, contact Brian James at 904.209.0365 or bjames@sjcfl.us.

Elementary Enrichment Program
When: Monday, March 25 through Friday, May 24
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Wednesdays)
Where: Ketterlinus Gym, 60 Orange St., St. Augustine
Details: Join our Elementary Enrichment Program for elementary school-age kids from kindergarten through 5th grade where our staff will help kids complete their homework and take part in extra recreational activities. Each semester, we will incorporate new topics as well as welcome weekly visits from our County Naturalists. Parks and Recreation can even pick up your child from school for an additional cost. The cost of the nine-week program is $270. For more information or to register, contact Stephanie Taylor at 904-669-6612 or sntaylor@sjcfl.us.

Middle School Rec
When: Monday, March 25 through Friday, May 24
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. (1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Wednesdays)
Where: Ketterlinus Gymnasium, 60 Orange Street, St. Augustine
Details: Join our Middle School Rec program for middle schoolers grades 6th through 8th where our staff will help kids complete their homework and take part in extra recreational activities. Middle schoolers will get the chance to socialize with their peers and create positive relationships with counselors. Parks and Recreation can even pick up your child from school for an additional cost. The cost of the nine-week program is $270. For more information or to register, contact Stephanie Taylor at 904-669-6612 or sntaylor@sjcfl.us.

Hastings Teen Night – Black History Month
When: Friday, February 15
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: W.E. Harris Community Center, 400 E. Harris St., Hastings
Details: Middle and high school students are invited to Hastings Teen Night for an evening filled with games, music, and food. This month’s event will highlight Black History Month. Kids must have their school I.D. to participate. This program is FREE. For more info and to register, contact Tanya Jackson at tjackson@sjcfl.us or 904-692-3655.

St. Augustine Teen Night Valentine’s Party
When: Saturday, February 16
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Ketterlinus Gym, 60 Orange St., St. Augustine
Details: Come join us for a Valentine's Day themed night for middle school students to include games, music, and snacks. This program is FREE, open to kids grades 5th through 8th, and students must have their school I.D. to participate. Teen Night Details. For more info and to register, contact Stephanie Taylor at sntaylor@sjcfl.us or 904-669-6612.

Parent’s Night Out – Elementary School ‘90s Night
When: Saturday, March 9
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Ketterlinus Gym, 60 Orange St., St. Augustine
Details: Blast from the past! Join us for a ‘90s themed night for elementary school students to include games, snacks, and video games that were popular in the ‘90s. This program is open to kids grades kindergarten through 5th. Elementary School 90’s Night Details. The cost is $20 for the first child and $10 for each sibling. For more info and to register, contact Stephanie Taylor at sntaylor@sjcfl.us 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!

Highlights

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 fodbaseball.com.

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
E: jbaccari@sjcfl.us

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