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November 21 is the last day to register in office for Jr. NBA Basketball. Cost is only $50 per registration. Jr. NBA is our recreational league, but in order to participate in Shafter Recreation Elite basketball you must play in our Jr. NBA program.
If you don’t have time to come in or need more info use your phone or computer at The last day for online registration is November 23.


November 17 or 24 will be make up evaluations(only attend 1 of these days) 
Evaluations Girls
10u(9-10 year olds) Check- In 10:45am
14u(11-14 year olds) Check- In 1:15pm
Evaluations Boys
10u(9-10 year olds) Check- In 12:00pm
14u(11-14 year olds) Check- In 2:30pm

New SWAT Schedule

New SWAT Schedule Starts Today!
Start times will be at 5PM, 5:30PM, 6:00PM & 6:30PM
Over the next few months, A3 will be offering 30 minute high intensity training starting at the times listed above. These programs are designed to help you- • Burn fat• Lose weight• Shape muscles• Increase functional fitness• Enhance Sleep. Dietary coaching and assessments are all included.
Want to exercise for longer than 30 minutes? A3 will provide “extras” to occupy your time that are specifically designed to compliment the 30 minute exercise program.
Whether or not you’re interested in a challenging 30 minute workout, or would like to dedicate a full hour to your personal fitness, A3 will accommodate you with the same level of quality coaching and commitment you are all familiar with .
Not sure if SWAT is right for you? Drop-in and try it for FREE.

S.R.P.D. Kern County

First race starts
at 10:00am

Registrations 8:15am-9:00am Walk through for all races will begin at 9:15am. The first race starts at 10:00am and all other races will begin after the previous race. Come out and support these young local runners as they compete with the best in Kern County.

Shafter Recreation Half Time Show @ CSUB Girls Basketball Game

SRPD Night

What an experience for this Shafter Rec Elite girls team. They were able to play during the half time show of the CSUB Girls Basketball home opener. The girls received a warm welcome from the CSUB women’s basketball team with photo ops and autographs. We hope to be able to collaborate with CSUB Athletics in the near future and provide a fun experience for a new group of kids.

Jr. NBA Basketball Registrations

Early bird registration are taking place now and until October 19 for the price of only $45 per registration. The regular price is $50 per registration and ends November 23.  If you want to play Shafter Recreation Elite basketball you do have to take part in our Jr. NBA Basketball program.  This is a great program to learn and have fun playing the game of basketball. You don’t want to miss out on all the fun.

746 Sports Foundation

Interested in being apart of the “746 Sports Foundation” board?

Dear 746 Sports Foundation Board Candidate:

Thank you for your commitment to the Shafter Community and your interest in the 746 Sports Foundation for creating recreational opportunities to help strengthen Shafter families and our youth.  We seek to establish a forward-looking new non-profit, that is community minded with committed leadership for its continued success. We are looking for Board Members to serve two to three-year terms, using their expertise and community connections to establish and direct the operations of the 746 Sports Foundation.  We hope to build programs that help keep our community safer, reduce crime and gang violence, prevent unwanted pregnancies, encourage leadership among our youth and help to build successful youth in academics and athletics.

We invite you to submit a Letter of Interest indicating your experience and why you wish to serve as a board member.  In addition, within the body of the letter please provide two names with phone numbers and e-mail addresses of references, individuals who are not family members but can attest to your character.  Please attach a copy of your most recent resume. 

Nominees must live in the Shafter area as served by Shafter Recreation & Park District.  The full Board of Directors will be selected and in place by October 31, 2018.  Please provide this information by October 15, 2018 by mail or hand carried to the above address. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call me at Shafter Recreation & Park District at 661-746-3303.

Sincerely, Phillip Jimenez

SRPD District Manager

New Zumba Schedule

Same fun and intense work out, but different day and time. Fall/Winter schedule will be Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30am and Saturdays at 8:00am. Don’t let anyone tell you ZUMBA isn’t a work out, but come see for yourself. We love to have new faces show up, and join us for an hour long work out. Hope to see you there.

Sponsor a Team

Help support our community by sponsoring a team(s) for the Shafter Recreation. Our programs vary and reach out to all age groups, but our biggest programs are youth sports. The district is in need of the community’s help to provide the best sports experience for our youth. Here is a look of the four different Sponsorship Packages the Shafter Recreation offers.

Goal Package: One Sport Cost: $275.00 Sponsor name on 1 team jersey, T-shirt, sponsor name mentioned on SRPD website

Slam Dunk Package: $500.00 Sponsor name on 2 team’s jerseys(different sports), T-shirt, SRPD Hat, Team photo plaque, sponsor name mentioned on SRPD website

Triple-Play Package: $775.00 Sponsor name on 3 team’s jerseys(different sports), T-shirts, SRPD Hat, Team photo plaque, Sponsor logo on SRPD website, Jersey for each sponsored sport

Touchdown Package: $1, 500.00 Sponsor name on 1 team jersey per sport listed(basketball, t-ball. baseball, softball, volleyball, flag football, and soccer), T-shirt, SRPD Hat, Team Photo Plaque, Sponsor logo on SRPD Website, Jersey for each sponsored sport, & annual fence banner posted in front of facility.

All Youth Sports Sponsorship Form



Karaoke Potluck

Twice a Month 1st and 3rd Fridays!

Karaoke Potluck 1st and 3rd Friday’s of every month. Don’t make plans because you don’t want to miss out. Starts at 5:00pm and doesn’t stop until 9:00pm. Please bring a dish that will feed a lot, remember this is a potluck.
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