News & Announcements
Bear Creek Founding Families Fundraiser - Saturday, June 23 from 1-5PM. $25 for adults; kids Free! Come swim, enjoy a BBQ by Casa Nostra ($10) and beer/wine ($6) , bid on amazing silent auction items, and dance to live music by Carry & the Soul Shakers! More info. HERE.
Free Community Swim - July 4, 12-4PM at the Simpkins Family Swim Center.
Friday Night Recess - July 6, 5-9PM. Come out and play with us in the street! Cooper Street in downtown Santa Cruz will be closed off for a FREE all-ages playground, featuring dodgeball, hopscotch, tetherball, cornhole, and a pop-up playground with huge building blocks! Groove to free music by a live DJ. Grab a bite and sip some drinks at Abbott Square Market. Explore three floors of exhibitions for free at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History. More info. HERE!
Janette Sargent-Hamill's encaustic/mixed-media works will be on exhibition at the Simpkins Family Swim Center/Parks Dept. offices through July 26.
The May & June 2018 Quail Hollow Ranch Activity Brochure is now available HERE!
COUNTY PARKS STRATEGIC PLAN - Learn what’s in the plan and how it got there, and why this plan matters to YOU! Please click HERE for more information, including downloadable documents.
Chanticleer Park Legacy Program - help build Santa Cruz County's first inclusive playground by dedicating a plaque on a bench, tree, or picnic table at Chanticleer County Park. More info. HERE.