Recreation Division

The City of Arcata is monitoring COVID-19 and is working with, and following all recommended guidelines from, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the California Department of Public Health and the Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services. 
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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

Some recreation programs have gone virtual while some are suspended, awaiting direction from the County of Humboldt.



For changes to senior programs: Humboldt Senior Resource Center
• Locate Program Registration Information and Details

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 Programs & Activities

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         Get Involved

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    Specialty Permits

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