Experience The Fun!

The Parks and Recreation Department provides opportunities for learning and life experiences that enhance the physical, social, cultural, and environmental well being of our community. We serve a diverse cross-section of citizens and visitors through the provision of programs, services, and facilities that encourage the development of positive, lasting value systems, and self-esteem.



Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

Parks and Recreation

 
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)
October - Change is in the air, and going in the ground! (Parks & Recreation Monthly Newsletter)

In this month's newsletter, we announce the nominees for this year's Tribute of the Muse award, tell you how you can over seed your lawn like a pro, and we catch up on the latest events and happenings from the City of Yuma Parks & Recreation department. Continued...

Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!
Fall & Winter Activities Guide Available Online!

The Yuma Parks and Recreation Activities Guide is available online for your convenience. Just one click gets you a PDF, printable version of the 36-page Guide. Continued...

Events, Tickets & Classes
Events, Tickets & Classes

Find out about Recreation classes, shows at the Historic Yuma Theatre, Yuma Civic Center events, and much, much more. Continued...

Alcohol Permits
Alcohol Permits

Alcohol permits for nine of the City of Yuma parks are now available for purchase online from the City's website. Continued...

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Recent News

 
Fire House Facts and Tips on Fire Safety

Fire House Facts for Sunday October 5, 2014 through Saturday October 11, 2014 and Tips on Fire Safety. Continued... 10/16/2014

City of Yuma Road Report for October 16, 2014
City of Yuma Road Report for October 16, 2014

This week's update of road construction projects: Fall Fog Seal to start October 20; Catalina Drive Reconstruction; 16th Street, Sunridge Drive; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Pacific; 16th Street, eastbound approach to Avenue C; and more. Continued... 10/16/2014

5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat at the Yuma Territorial Prison
5th Annual Scary & Safe Trick or Treat at the Yuma Territorial Prison

The Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, in cooperation with the Yuma Police Department, is pleased to announce the "Scary & Safe Trick or Treat" at the Yuma Territorial Prison on Halloween night from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Continued... 10/14/2014

City Invites Youth to Share, Then Bury, a Vision of Yuma's Future
City Invites Youth to Share, Then Bury, a Vision of Yuma's Future

Yuma's Centennial year continues with its next planned event coming soon, but first our youngest residents are invited to both predict Yuma's future and check their predictions 50 years later. Continued... 10/13/2014

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Upcoming Events

 
October 20 Little Steps Play Group (Session I)

Have fun and socialize with your tot in a weekly, structured class. (10/20/2014 thru 11/24/2014) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM More ...

21 Sister City Visit: Boy's Choir

The 40 members strong Knabenchor (boys choir) from Yuma's sister city Frankfurt/ Oder 7:00 PM More ...

22 Adaptive Recreation: "Let's go to the movies!"

Circle of Friends is off to the movies! Enjoy the beautiful Historic Yuma Theatre as we watch a fun and family oriented PG movie. We will have popcorn and sodas, too! 4:00 PM More ...

23 Forks Over Knives

Forks Over Knives documentary empowers people to live healthier lives by changing the way the world understands nutrition. 6:30 PM More ...

23 Free Bicycle Safety Course

Bicycling is much more than balancing a two wheeled vehicle and making it go forward. Every bicycle rider must know the rules of the road, just as a licensed driver of an automobile should. 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM More ...

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