Current Events: [full calendar of events]
Board of Directors Opening
There is currently an open seat on the ARPD Board
of Directors. We are taking applications at the office
for anyone interested in filling this spot. The Board will
conduct interviews to appoint someone to serve through
the November 2018 election.
Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on
Monday, July 3, 2017 at
3105 Willow Pass Road, Bay Point, CA 94565
For Information Call (925) 458-1601
- Application for Board of Directors
Ambrose Aquatic Center Details
The pool is open Tuesday through Sunday (closed Mondays) 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.
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!
Are you a Facebook fan?
Did you know that The Ambrose Recreation & Park District is on Facebook? We post photos and events there. We also post photos at Flickr.
Office Space Available
There is a 12 X 18 space available at Ambrose Recreation & Park District’s
Ambrose Community Center (3105 Willow Pass Road, Bay Point) for meetings, to use as an office, or other purpose. For information call 925-458-1601 or
[click to download flyer]
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.