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Camp & After School

When school is out, the fun is on! There is no need to sit around the house trying to keep busy. Join in the fun in one of our After School and Camp programs. After School programs provide a safe, fun and social environment for students to play games, work on art projects, get exercise through physical activities and even do homework! When on break from school, our unique camps offer kids exciting adventures, education, explorations and sports. Out of school? The fun is on!

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REC ROUTE

REC ROUTE stands for Recreation, Education and Culture. This program services the Desert Mirage High School Campus and offers free and convenient transportation for Eastern Coachella Valley youth to access various enrichment activities.
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FALL CAMPS

Camp days will be filled with activities like sports, arts & crafts, group games and more.  All activities are supervised by our camp staff.
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creative brain-arduino workshop (NEW)

Youth 9 - 14 years old learn to work with one of the most popular circuit boards to engineer and program everything from blinking LED lights to motors and sensors.
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winter camp

Our winter camp is the place to be! This recreational winter break program offers on-site structured activities, sports, group games, entertainmen and special events.
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KIDS' CLUB

Kids Club After School Program is a drop-in recreation program with supervision. Activities include homework assistance, art projects, physical enrichment, playing games, and hanging out with friends. A daily healthy snack is provided, and these programs are open to the residents of Vista Dunes, Villa Hermosa, Desert Gardens, Fred Young, River Canyon and Wolff Waters Place Apartment Complexes. 

Please call 760-347-3484 for more Information

TEEN SCENE and Teen PROGRAMS (Including Teen L.I.F.E. and teen social nights)

Our teen programs provide various activities ranging from academic assistance to lessons that focus on leadership skills, community awareness, character development, life skills and more.  Or, teens can hang out with friends and play games.  Click below to see what is offered in your area.
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After School Programs

TRADITIONAL AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Come and check out our after school programs.  Our activities range from arts and crafts to fitness and recreational activities.  Kids have fun, make new friends and love the atmosphere.  Get YOUR After School on with Desert Recreation District!

 

FUN “FIELD” FRIDAYS

Start the weekend off with friends! From movies, arts, crafts, sports, games, dance and music, there’s lots of fun to end the school week!

 

PROJECT L.E.A.D. - PROGRAM LOCATION

Desert Recreation District and Community Action Partnership of Riverside County collaborate to bring this after school program of academic tutoring, homework assistance, mentoring and more to Mecca and Thermal.

 

INTRAMURAL SPORTS AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

Desert Recreation District's Intramural Sports After School program provides a safe, fun and social environment at their school site following the completion of the school day.  Students will spend the afternoon embracing a healthy lifestyle supporting the rewards of teamwork and sportsmanship.

EXPANDED LEARNING ASES LOCATIONS

Desert Recreation District is proud to manage the ASES after-school programs in the Mid and East Coachella Valley.  Kids have a safe place to stay after school and have loads of fun. Parents can apply for this government-funded program.  Sign up is through school.

 

Have an idea or suggestion for a new class or program?  
Contact us at: fun@myrecreationdistrict.com or call (760) 347-3484.
We would love to hear from you!