Youth Activities

St. Johns County Recreation Youth Activities

Jamie Baccari
Youth Program Coordinator

P: (904) 209-0377
E: jbaccari@sjcfl.us

Announcements

Just Tri It! Children ages 5-14 can join in the fun and JUST TRI IT! This is a non-competitive event giving everyone the chance to participate in a Triathlon. The first 250 children to pick up their race packets will get a Just Tri It! t-shirt and every child that completes the race will get a medal for their accomplishment! Early Registration Ends March 31! Race day is Sunday, May 15! Last day to register is Saturday, May 14, from 11 to 3 p.m. Just Tri It!

Are you ready for March Madness to take over Youth Basketball? A new and exciting brand of youth basketball is coming this March! The St. Johns County Parks and Recreation youth basketball league is a new and improved league for athletes ages 9-14 with games beginning March 5, 2016 and running through the end of May. Registration opens on January 11 and runs through February 13. Youth Basketball

Summer Camps 2016! The Parks & Recreation Department 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. Summer Camp Drawing Registration Begins February 29 & Closes March 11. Summer Camps

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.

Check out the video from Just TRI It! A Kids Triathlon

Just Tri It! is a combined event, hosted by St. Johns County Parks & Recreation,
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 Parks and Recreation – Where everybody plays