Youth Activities

Collier-Blocker After-School Drop-In Programs
When: Ongoing, Monday through Friday until the end of the school year
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Collier-Blocker-Puryear Park Community Center, 10 N. Holmes Boulevard, St. Augustine
Details: This is a FREE drop-in program for all school-age students. Students will have access to computers, board games, recreational games, movies, cultural and social activities as well as field trips. For more information, please contact Brian James at (904) 209-0365 or bjames@sjcfl.us.

Story Time at Trout Creek
When: Thursdays, April 26, May 10 & 24
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Trout Creek Community Center, 6795 Collier Road, St. Augustine
Details: We’ve partnered with the Library to bring story time to Trout Creek. An interactive opportunity for parents and their preschoolers, story time will be filled with learning and fun as well as crafts and other activities. No registration is required. For more information, please contact Josh Bratovich at (904) 209-0320 or jjbratovich@sjcfl.us.

SJC Enrichment: Wellness-Based Program
When: Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays from March 19 through May 24
Where: Ketterlinus Gym, 60 Orange Street, St. Augustine
Time: Mondays and Fridays 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. and Wednesdays 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Details: This wellness-based program will be held over nine weeks and is for elementary school-age children. Participants will learn how to better their health through physical fitness while learning activities to stay healthy and active. Registration is open Monday, March 12 through Thursday, March 15. The cost of this program is $135 for nine weeks.
Transportation is not provided. For more information or to register, please contact Stephanie Taylor at (904) 669-6612 or sntaylor@sjcfl.us.

SJC Enrichment: Local History
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from March 19 through May 24
Where: Ketterlinus Gym, 60 Orange Street, St. Augustine
Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Details: This history-based program will be held over nine weeks and is for elementary school-age children. Participants will receive assistance with homework during part of this program and then they will learn about the history of St. Augustine through guest speakers and hands-on activities. Registration is open Monday, March 12 through Thursday, March 15. The cost of this program is $90 for nine weeks. Transportation is not provided. For more information or to register, please contact Stephanie Taylor at (904) 669-6612 or sntaylor@sjcfl.us.


About the Youth Programs

Parks & Recreation is proud to offer youth programs in our community. If you are looking for a quality, affordable after school program, a youth basketball league, or a place for your high school student to get volunteer hours you've found it. We have some of the best programs in North Florida for children of all ages!

Highlights

Field of Dreams – Located in NW St Johns county, this specially designed field gives mentally / physically disabled children the opportunity to wear a uniform and play baseball as a member of a team. Field of Dreams is a place where all our area's exceptional kids can meet on the field and play ball. What child does not dream of hearing the cheer of the crowd? What child does not dream of receiving a trophy? And what child does not dream of the opportunity to play America's favorite sport?  At the Field of Dreams their dreams really can come true. For more information, please visit fodbaseball.com.

St. Johns County Parks & Recreation Department Youth Programs Give Back You can help our holiday food drives! For more information, please contact Jamie Baccari at (904) 209-0377.

For More Information

Jamie Baccari
Community Program Manager

P: (904) 209-0377
E: jbaccari@sjcfl.us

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