Youth Program Coordinator
P: (904) 209-0377
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About the Youth Programs – Recreation and Parks 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!
News & Announcements
- Phone Calls from Santa! The St. Johns County Recreation and Parks Department and the North Pole Telephone Company are holding their annual "Phone calls from Santa." Residents with children under the age of eight can sign up to have Santa call their child at home this Christmas. Calls will be made December 10 through 12 between 6:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Don't delay; Santa is busy checking his list so make sure your form is in before 5:00 p.m. December 6th. For more information please contact Jamie Baccari at (904) 209-0377. Santa Calls Sign-up Form.
- Sport Shorts Soccer for Kids! Everyone plays, safety first, positive competition. Boys and girls ages 3 to 5 will learn the basic skills like kicking, dribbling, passing and how to play as a team in a positive, fun environment. Dates are October 28 thru December 11, Mondays & Wednesdays from 9am to 10am at the Treaty Park Multipurpose Field Cost is just $10 for the 6 week Program! Contact Joe Shakar, (904) 209-0385. Information flyer and registration form.
- Youth Basketball League Parent Volunteers Welcome! We are in need of Youth Basketball coaches for the 2013-2014 season. All volunteers are background screened to volunteer with the Recreation & Parks Department. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Jamie Baccari, Recreation Supervisor, at (904) 209-0377 or Jbaccari@sjcfl.us
- 2013 Summer Camp Fun! (.wmv video)
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 Recreation and Parks Department Youth Programs Give Back – You can help our holiday food drives! For more information, please contact Jamie Baccari at (904) 209-0377.
Check out the video from Just TRI It! A Kids Triathlon
Just Tri It! is a combined event, hosted by St. Johns County Recreation & Parks,
the Children's Museum, and the YMCA of Florida's First Coast to put on this fun and challenging event at the Solomon Calhoun Center in West St. Augustine.
SJC Recreation and Parks – Where everybody plays!