Parks, Recreation & Community Partnerships


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The Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Partnerships provides a variety of programs, services and activities for city residents and adjacent communities. For more information visit the tabs above, buttons below or eRecreation.

for classes & events

Registration documents

150+ camps over 9 weeks

Ventura Aquatic Center


volunteer opportunities

school nature & history

sail, kayak & paddleboard

adult & senior programs

Calendar of Events

All Events



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Latest Public Meetings

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Meeting Date Time Type
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 05:30 pm Library Advisory Commission
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 05:00 pm Parks and Recreation
Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:00 am Tree Advisory Committee

Contact Us

Phone: (805) 658-4726
Fax: (805) 648-1030
Hours: 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday closed alternate Fridays
Address: 501 Poli St. Room 226 | Ventura, CA 93002

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