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

Spring 2015

Ventura Aquatic Center

Interpretive Outreach


volunteer opportunities

Register for Classes

Sailing, Kayaking & Paddleboard Classes

Adult Sports Leagues

Calendar of Events

All Events



City parks with gates will be... Christmas Day, December 25, 2014 Please note, all gated... Read More

Latest Public Meetings

View All Public Meetings
Meeting Date Time Type
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 05:00 pm Parks and Recreation
Thursday, December 11, 2014 06:30 pm Tree Advisory Committee
Tuesday, December 09, 2014 05:30 pm Public Art Commission

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