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     2018 Activity Pamphlet



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Meet the Staff 


Park Finder - County Park facilities & coastal acess points - map and amenities 


Santa Cruz County Citizen Connect - report issues, register to vote, and more!  .


County of Santa Cruz strategic plan - “Vision Santa Cruz County” 







News & Announcements


County Supervisors Greg Caput and Zach Friend invite YOU to a ribbon-cutting on 10/22 at 1:30PM for South County's first pump track at Pinto Lake County Park. Come celebrate this NEW recreational opportunity!


Live Oak Library Annex at Simpkins Swim and Community Center - Community Meeting #2 - Oct. 22 at 5:30 PM - Come share your thoughts about space for new library and community programs. You can help us determine how the Annex can become a new community gathering and learning hub!  Meeting #2 will be held October 22ou are invited to attend a community workshop! Spanish translation and child care available (6 months & up, limited to 12 children on a first-come, first-served basis) Review the 1st Community Meeting presentation o en espanñol - Repasar la presentación de la primera Reunión Comunitaria  You can also give your input for the project by completing an online SURVEY.


The Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office will be holding the 4th annual FREE Trunk or Treat event on Friday, October 26, from 5-8PM. There will be games, prizes, bounce houses, food, music, face painting and lots of trunks for trick or treating. Santa Cruz County Parks will be hosting carnival games, oversize games, and playgroud games.  Don't miss it!


A groundbreaking and community festival was held this past Saturday at Chanticleer County Park - LEO's Haven, Santa Cruz County's first inclusive playground for children of all abilities, will soon be a reality! View photos of the event.


County Parks Strategic Plan - Learn what’s in the plan and how it got there, and why this plan matters to YOU!    


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.   



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Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831) 454-7901PRCweb@santacruzcounty.us