Youth Activities


We Need Volunteer Youth Basketball Coaches!!! Do you love kids and sports? We're looking for adult volunteers 18 and older to coach boys and girls ages 9-14 youth basketball. Coaching experience preferred, but not required. Coaches are responsible for attending and running one practice each week in addition to one game a week. Practice date, time and location is determined by the coach and space availability. Coaches are the main contact with parents and players and should have great communication skills. If you would like coach one of our teams, please contact Brian James at 904.209.0365 or via email

Summer Camps 2017

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. The Summer Camp Registration Drawing is Closed. The 2017 Summer Camp Drawing link will be posted at 8 a.m. on March 1. Summer Camps

March Youth Basketball is back in 2017!

Are you ready for Youth Basketball to return in spring 2017?

The St. Johns County 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, 1300 Duval Street, St. Augustine. Game Schedules will be finalized in February. All games are played on Saturday mornings or afternoons. Practices are scheduled by individual coaches. Youth Basketball

2017 Just Tri It!

Join us for the 2017 Kids Triathlon on April 23, at 8 a.m. at the Solomon Calhoun Center! 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 150 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 February 28! Just Tri It!

About the Youth Programs

St. Johns County Recreation Youth Activities

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

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

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