Turlock Recreation Services strengthens the community's fabric, health and well being, economic base and security. Through the years, the Turlock community has valued neighborhoods, natural places where they can relax, walk, recreate and enjoy family time. Through quality programing and implementation, Recreation Services provides safe, supervised activities residents of all ages.

Families and individuals of all ages have the opportunity to enhance their lives by participating in Fitness programs, Sports activities, Family Events, Community Traditions, Arts, Social and Educational Activities and a wide range of enrichment classes.
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Fun recreational activities and homework assistance all in a safe environment at your child's school after school lets out, or arts, crafts, games, and pool time during school breaks and holidays.

Sports activities for youth, teen, and adults, including baseball, softball, golf, soccer, basketball, track, volleyball, football, and tennis.

Fun filled classes including dance, self-defense, fitness, and babysitting.

Learn about our public pools and aquatic playgrounds, junior lifeguard program, water polo, swim lessons, and lap swim.

Become a coach or instructor, join our Teen Advisory Council, or learn about jobs with the Recreation division.

Learn about our annual Turkey Trot Run and downtown Christmas parade.

Get your business more exposure by advertising in our activity guide or at Pedretti Park.

Give us feedback on our programs and instructors.

View all of our activities in our quarterly guide.
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We are looking to hire part-time maintenance workers to work various hours.

In some areas we need Monday-Friday 7:00am-3:30pm.
At our sports facilities we need Evenings and Weekends all week. At the Public Safety Facility we need mornings starting at 6:00am. If you're available during...
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Posted on Facebook 9 days ago

Thank you Turlock Scavenger for registering your flag in support of 1000 Flags!

We are at 638 registered flags! Help us get to 1000. Share with your family, friends, local businesses. We encourage all to fly their US Flag and regsiter it online at
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Re: Schedule of Fees and Charges for City Services

On August 8, 2017 City Council approved changes to the schedule of fees and charges for city services. Changes in fees and charges were necessary due to the increasing minimum wage and the rising costs of program supplies. The increases ...
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Posted on Facebook 13 days ago

Thank you to the following businesses for supporting 1000 Flags

Delaval Manufacturing
Insurecal Insurance Agency
Tower Pharmacy
California Animal Health and Food Safety
Valdez Heating and Air

If you still ahven't registered your flag it's not too late! Register onl...
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Posted on Facebook 15 days ago

This is the last week that the water parks at Columbia and Broadway Parks will be open during the week. Starting next week they will only be open Friday-Sunday.
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Thank you Wilkey Industries for your support of the 1000 Flags initiative!
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Thank you Paul's Glass Company for your support of the 1000 Flags initiative! #1000flags
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Posted on Facebook 21 days ago

At our last City Council meeting Mayor Soiseth encouraged the councilmembers to post pictures of themselves putting up their US Flag. Here the Mayor is putting up his flag at his home in support of the 1000 Flags initiative. Councilmembers, send your pictures our way so we can see your support for...
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Posted on Facebook 21 days ago

Don't forget TONIGHT is the National Night Out block party at Columbia Park from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Come out and bring your family and friends. We are going to have free food, bounce house, obstacle course, free night swim at Columbia Pool, music and more! Don't miss out!

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Posted on Facebook 23 days ago

We are up to 612 flags registered for the 1000 Flags initiative! Thank you to those who have registered and to those of you have have yet to register. We want to create an album showing off the US Flags flying around Turlock so comment a picture of your flag to this post so I can add it to the 100...
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Posted on Facebook 23 days ago

A road closure will be in effect at the intersection of North Golden State Boulevard and Fulkerth Road/West Hawkeye Avenue beginning the week of July 31st through the month of August and partly into September, according to preliminary information provided by the Union Pacific Railroad and the constr...
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Posted on Facebook 25 days ago


PLAY Registration is closed from July 29th through August 10th. Registration will resume on August 11th to begin attending the program on August 21st.
Posted on Facebook 25 days ago

Here's a few pictures of our summer camp kids giving a big thanks to Starbucks as they took their last Starbucks trip this summer.
Posted on Facebook 26 days ago

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