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James F. Teixeira
Director of Parks & Recreation

Email: Parks & Recreation
Classes: 408-615-3140
Events: 408-615-3140
Seniors: 408-615-3170
Rentals: 408-615-3140
Field Rentals: 408-615-3160
Pools: 408-615-3140
Junior Theatre: 408-615-3161
Dog Park: 408-615-3144
Administration: 408-615-2260
Fax: 408-260-9719

OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Friday
8:00A - 12:00P, 1:00P - 5:00P

ADDRESS
1500 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Contact Us

James F. Teixeira
Director of Parks & Recreation

Email: Parks & Recreation
Classes: 408-615-3140
Events: 408-615-3140
Seniors: 408-615-3170
Rentals: 408-615-3140
Field Rentals: 408-615-3160
Pools: 408-615-3140
Junior Theatre: 408-615-3161
Dog Park: 408-615-3144
Administration: 408-615-2260
Fax: 408-260-9719

OFFICE HOURS
Monday - Friday
8:00A - 12:00P, 1:00P - 5:00P

ADDRESS
1500 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Volunteer Opportunities

After School Program

Volunteer opportunities are available at the Youth Activity Center during the school year, August thru May, to:

• assist in the homework room or computer lab
• set-up or clean-up for special activities
• assist in supervision of participants
• assist in the backpack storage area

Volunteers must be SCUSD high school students or be a Santa Clara resident in high school. Students need to have completed their freshman year in high school. Appointments for prospective volunteers are scheduled on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at 4 pm, 4:15 pm, 4:30 pm, and 4:45 pm.

Children's Halloween Party

Volunteers help with activities during the party, as well as set up and clean up before and after the event. Applications are available about a month before the event and must be submitted to the Walter E. Schmidt Youth Activity Center (YAC).

Leader in Training Experience (LITE)

The summer LITE program is for 14-16 year olds who want to volunteer in the Santa Clara Parks and Recreation summer programs. LITE recruitment begins in the Spring. Application information is published in the Winter/Spring Santa Clara Parks and Recreation Activities Guide.  LITES will be required to make a two-week commitment between June 16 and August 8. In addition, LITES must attend an in-service training from approximately 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, June 9-13. 

For more information, call Jon Kawada at the Teen Center (408) 615-3740.
Last updated: 4/30/2014 11:56:24 AM