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Swim Seattle Partners with Oshun Swim School!

As part of the Swim Seattle Initiative, Seattle Parks & Recreation is partnering with Oshun Swim School to offer trauma-informed and Afro-Indigenous centered swim opportunities to our Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) + Allies community. Through a series of open swims and educational workshops, participants can expect to experience… [ Keep reading ]

Mayor Harrell Unveils Park District Budget Proposal to Keep Parks Clean, Open, and Accessible to All

Proposal focuses on essential maintenance while also taking important steps to improve safety, combat climate change, support youth, and advance equity Plan would reestablish Park Ranger program, plant and maintain thousands of trees, keep public restrooms operational, and open new and improved parks and community centers Seattle – Reflecting his… [ Keep reading ]

Aquatics Program Changes for Fall 2022:  

Evans, Medgar Evers, and Queen Anne pools to reopen as summer aquatics season ends Seattle, WA— Seattle Parks and Recreation will reopen Evans Pool (Green Lake), Queen Anne Pool, and Medgar Evers Pool to the public for open swim, lessons, and programming starting the week of September 19. During the… Filed Under: Fun and Wellness, Parkways, Recreation Classes and Activities, Service Updates

Starting April 4, Masks No Longer Required in Seattle Parks and Recreation Facilities

On April 4, Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) will no longer require masks to be worn in recreation facilities.   You can read more on Public Health – Seattle King County’s website about the changes and recommendations about masking.  While masks will not be required after April 4, we encourage you… [ Keep reading ]

Spring In-Person and Virtual Programs

Spring is upon us! Find all of the in-person and virtual programs we are offering in the new brochure here. Registration open March 8, 2022. You’ll also find our full drop-in schedules for our community center activities such as drop-in fitness rooms, table-tennis, basketball and more. Ready to enroll in… [ Keep reading ]

Grants Available for Organizations Providing Youth Sports and Development Activities

UPDATE 4/6/22: Application deadline extended to April 14, 2022, 11:59pm The City of Seattle Parks and Recreation Department is offering our annual Hope For Youth fund. This fund was established to increase access to athletic and positive development activities for youth ages 11-19. $42,000 has been allocated for 2022 applicants…. [ Keep reading ]

Program and Activity Schedules for February and March 2022

Seattle Parks and Recreation community centers have a wide array of drop-in, virtual and in-person programs through February and March! Options include basketball, fitness rooms, pickleball, ping pong, volleyball, creative ballet, music, karate, yoga, fencing, and so much more. In-Person and Virtual Registered Programs: February 2022 Citywide Programs March 2022… [ Keep reading ]

February 2022 Programs: In-Person, Virtual and Drop-In

Our February 2022 program brochure is here, with registration opening January 11, 2022. See the full brochure here, where you can view a variety of in-person, virtual and drop-in programs we have available in the new year. Register There are several options to register for our programs. Register online here Register… [ Keep reading ]

January 2022 Programs: In-Person and Virtual

Registration for January 2022 programs opens December 14. We have a variety of in-person and virtual programs for youth and adults! You can find the full brochure online here. Register There are several options to register in our programs. Register online here Register by calling a community center Call our Business Service… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Parks and Recreation Labor Day closures

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. These facilities and services will be CLOSED: Community centers, including childcare Community center shower programs Teen life centers Environmental learning centers Indoor swimming pools Green Lake Small Craft Center Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing Center … [ Keep reading ]