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August Board Meeting CANCELED

Please note: The August regular Board meeting has been canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for September 14, 2017.

Ambrose Aquatic Center Details

The pool is open seven days a week: 12:00pm to 5:00pm.

The cost to swim is $6 Adults (15 and over); $3 Youth and Seniors (2 and under are free).

Cost of 2017 Season Pas is $26 Adults (15 and over); $18 for Youth (14 and under) Youth 9 and under must be accompanied by person 15 or over

For Swim Lesson registration:

Ambrose Recreation & Park Center: 3105 Willow Pass Road, Bay Point: 925-458-1601

Ambrose Aquatic Center: 125 Memorial Way, Pittsburg: 925-458-1604

Buchanan Swim Center: 4150 Harbor Street, Pittsburg: 925-439-4841

*No on-line registrations for Aquatic Classes

For Swim Center Rentals – Friday, Saturday and Sundays, 5:30pm to 8:30pm, please call 925-439-4841

2017 Strategic Plan Update

The Board of Directors recently updated and reaffirmed the District’s Mission Statement, Core Values, and Strategic Plan for 2017. This document, as well as other documents relevant to ARPD, can be found in the Important Documents section of this website.

CAPRCBM 2017 "Outstanding Program" award

The Ambrose Recreation & Park District is proud to announce that the California Association of Park and Recreation Commissioners and Board Members has named the Ambrose Teen Center as the recipient of the 2017 “Outstanding Program” award for the Ambrose Teen Center program. The program was recognized for its outstanding and innovative curriculum and for providing youth ages 11 – 18 opportunities to learn and socialize in a safe and stable environment.

Picture (L to R): Donna Peery, CAPRCBM President, Doug Long, ARPD General Manager, Judy Dawson, ARPD Board Chair, Rande Ross, ARPD Teen Coordinator.

Volunteers Needed!

The Ambrose Recreation and Park District is always seeking volunteers to help with special events, park clean-ups, and community center activities. Here is your chance to give back to your community while having fun meeting new friends.

Volunteer applications are available at the District Administrative Offices, at 3105 Willow Pass Road, Monday-Friday 9 am -5 pm.

Volunteers will be placed by their area of interest, by availability, and program times. For more information please call 458-1601


SPECIAL REQUEST: We are looking for a gym attendant who is willing to volunteer their time on Mondays/Wednesday/Fridays from 5:00-9:00pm.

This is an unpaid position but upon volunteering you and a family member will receive free membership as well as other discounts to other programs at the Community Center.

Please inquire at our front desk or with Raul Pastrana!

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Did you know that The Ambrose Recreation & Park District is on Facebook? We post photos and events there. We also post photos at Flickr.

We couldn't do it without you!

Thank you to all the Friends of the Ambrose Recreation & Park District who have sponsored programs, classes, and events for our community.

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Coming Up:

August Monthly Board Meeting HAS BEEN CANCELED

September 14: Monthly Board Meeting at 6pm

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