Parks, Recreation & Community Partnerships


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The Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Partnerships provides a wide variety of programs, services and activities for city residents and adjacent communities. For more information visit the tabs above for Arts, Events, Recreation, Senior Services, Tours & Travel and Serving the Community.

Fall Guide

Summer Guide

Ventura Aquatic Center

Interpretive Outreach


volunteer opportunities

Register for Classes

Sailing, Kayaking & Paddleboard Classes

Adult Sports Leagues

Calendar of Events

All Events



Latest Public Meetings

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Meeting Date Time Type
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 05:30 pm Public Art Commission
Thursday, August 28, 2014 05:30 pm Cultural Affairs Commission
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 05:30 pm Library Advisory Commission

Contact Us

Phone: (805) 658-4726
Fax: (805) 648-1030
Hours: 10 am - 5pm Monday - Friday
Address: 501 Poli St. Room 226 | Ventura, CA 93002
Closed alternate Fridays


Elena Brokaw
Director, Parks/Recreation and Community Partnerships Department
(805) 658-4731


Denise Sindelar
Community Partnerships Division Manager
(805) 658-4793


Judy Devine
Community Recreation Division Manager
 (805) 658-4735


Nancy O'Connor
Parks Division Manager
(805) 652-4552