Exciting New Summer Programs!

Summer Day Camp,Swim Lessons, Tennis, and SRE.


It’s going to be an exciting and busy summer at Shafter Recreation!  Shafter Recreation Elite basketball teams will continue with tournament play and the SRE PONY All Star team is being selected now from our Shafter Rec spring baseball players and will begin playing tournaments in June.

The pool will be opening on June 16th and swim lessons will begin on the 18th.  Our popular “Swim Under the Stars” movie and pizza nights will be back starting June 23rd with more dates to be announced later, so come out for all the fun!

We are offering private and group swim lessons weekday mornings at the same low price from last year ($45 for group lessons and $55 for private instruction). We’ll have 3 two-week sessions and a mini one-week session during the summer. Sign-up has already started, so get your kids registered now!  And parents, don’t forget our lap swim hours from 6:00-8:00 am, Monday through Friday, throughout the swim season.

From June 4-July 13, we’ll be signing up for late summer sports including Volleyball, NFL Flag Football and Tennis.  .

May 14 is the opening day for registrations for Tennis. Early Bird Registration is only $25! Come in quick to sign up! This program will run from June 11- July 19. There will be two divisions 14u and 10u. Regular registration will be $30, so don’t miss out on early sign ups.

Our newest and biggest venture is our Summer Day Camp!  We have two exciting month-long sessions planned for kids from 1st -8th grade (children who have finished kindergarten may be signed up along with an older sibling) and sign-up has already started.  The cost is $150/session which includes fun planned activities from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday with breakfast, lunch and a snack included.  Kids will get to choose up to six different activities to do each day from areas such as fitness/sports, coding, drama, photography, weaving, music, science/math, art, Legos, even Guitar Hero!

Don’t miss all the great activities this summer at Shafter Recreation & Park District!!!