Parks & Recreation Division

While the City of Arcata continues to prepare for
Summer Camp Registration on Monday, April 27th,
this date may be delayed to stay in compliance with the Humboldt County’s COVID 19 Health Order.

At this time the Health Order does not have an end date.

For more information related impacts and City responses to COVID 19 in our area, go the City’s website: CLICK HERE.

As per the Humboldt County "Shelter In Place" order, all recreation programs are suspended until further notice.

For information and updates to senior programs please visit: Humboldt Senior Resource Center website.

Check out these free resources ...
for indoor and outdoor recreation and learning!
Get Inspired! Be inspired! Stay Inspired!

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The County of Humboldt Joint Information Center collected some great Resources for Children at Home.
 Check out their page!

Creating Community Through People, Parks & Programs

Arcata Recreation believes in the power of play. Anything that gets us moving, exploring, creating and learning can greatly enhance our overall quality of life.

Looking to pick up a new skill? Meet new people? Just want to have fun? We offer a wide array of programs, facilities, classes and community events for families and individuals of all ages and interests.The possibilities are endless, so join us, it's time to play.

Recreation's Essential Community Benefits

  • Cultural expression & unity
  • Healthier residents
  • Higher quality of life
  • Increased property values
  • Opportunities for youth, adults, and seniors to participate in programs and events
  • Partnerships with other agencies, public and private
  • Safer neighborhoods
  • Sense of well-being in the community

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