The C ordova R ec & P ark D igest
August, 2019
The New Rec Guide is Here!

We are excited to welcome you back to school season with our Fall/Winter 2019-2020 Recreation Guide. Whether you're looking for an after school program for your teen, a preschool program for your little one, or an adult sports league to join for yourself - we've got it! If you've already received the guide, be sure to fill out the survey and enter our grand prize drawing.
Here's what's happening in your community:
A beautiful and affordable 18-hole golf course in the southeast Sacramento area, Cordova Golf Course has a grass driving range, an excellent practice facility, and new golf carts, coming soon! Contact our friendly staff in the pro shop at 916-362-1196 or visit us at to book a tee time, or to inquire about private lessons, group clinics and golf tournaments. We look forward to seeing you out there!
Be a part of Cordova Golf Course’s next chapter! We are seeking a one-of-a-kind culinary experience to take up shop in our vacant restaurant space. Concessionaires must have an excellent customer service reputation and enjoy the Golf Course audience and environment. 
Free Family Swim
The last night approaches!

Join us at Lincoln Village Community Pool for the very last Free Family Swim night of the 2019 season.

Date: Friday, Aug. 9
Location: Lincoln Village Community Pool
Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
NEW! - Discovery Kids STEM Program
Discovery Kids Preschool
Interested in an affordable, child-centered preschool program for your little one? Come to a Discovery Kids Open House to learn more about our play-based program.

Open House Dates
Aug. 19 (STEM) & Aug. 22 at White Rock Community Clubhouse: 6 - 7 p.m.
Aug. 21 at Hagan Community Center: 6 - 7 p.m.
HYDE Out - After School Program

Middle School and High School students are welcome to participate in planned activities, work on homework, and socialize in this fun and safe space after school. Calendar follows the FCUSD calendar. Transportation available from Mitchell Middle School.  The HYDE Out is located inside the Hagan Community Center.

Begins Monday, August 12
NEW! - Zumbini®

Ages: 2 mo - 4

Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst, the Zumbini® program combines music, dance, and educational tools for 45 minutes of can't-stop, won't-stop bonding, learning, and fun! $35 material fee due quarterly to instructor.

Hagan Community Center

Begins Wednesday, Aug. 7
10 - 10:45 a.m.

Fee: $35/month
Aquatics Updates

  • Beginning Aug. 10, Lincoln Village Community Pool and White Rock Splash Park will be open on weekends only through Labor Day.
  • Pool Hours: 1 - 5 p.m.
  • Splash Park Hours: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 - 5 p.m.

Public Swim Drop-in Fee: $2
Splash Park Fee: Free*
*$1 to ride slides (height restrictions)
Youth Sports Leagues
Flag Football

Ages: 5 - 13

This league will teach fundamentals of football, good sportsmanship, and teamwork. Each participant will receive an NFL Flag jersey and a certificate of participation.

Heron Landing
Community Park

Registration Deadline: Aug. 16
Youth Sports Leagues
Ages: 5 - 10

CRPD is partnering with the Sacramento Kings to offer Jr. Kings basketball leagues to our community! Participants will receive a King’s-branded jersey, King’s “swag bag,” and the opportunity to attend a players clinic facilitated by Jr. Kings coaches. 

Mather Sports Center

Registration Deadline: Sept. 20
Pee Wee Sports -
Flag Football

Ages: 3-6

This child friendly, 5-week instructional program will teach your youngster basic fundamentals of Flag Football and prepare your child for organized team sports.  

Mather Sports Complex

Session 1
Mondays: 5 - 5:45 p.m.
Aug. 19 - Sept. 23

Session 2
Wednesdays: 5 - 5:45 p.m.
Aug. 21 - Sept. 25
Glass Fusion
Ages: 50+

Work with glass to create spectacular and elegant jewelry. The class provides an introduction to glass fusion through a combination of video lessons and live classroom instruction followed by instruction in basic cuts.

Fee: $95 ( does not include materials)

Neil Orchard
Senior Activities Center

Begins Aug. 29
Art is Good for You

Ages: 7-12

Children will learn drawing, water colors, and other art techniques in a collaborative learning environment with local artist, Heidi. 

Hagan Community Center

Thursdays, Aug. 1 - 22
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

NEW! - Tap Dance
Dancers will learn tapping rhythms, timing, and leg/foot coordination to various types of music! Register for this class with Turns N Tumbles beginning in September.

Hagan Community Center

Ages: 3- 6
Wednesdays, 5 - 5:30 p.m.
Ages: 6 - 12
Wednesdays, 4:30 - 5 p.m.
Adult Sports Leagues

Ages: 16+

One of our newest adult sports leagues, indoor volleyball, serves up a good time! This Co-Ed league plays 8 games per season, with the top four teams facing-off in playoffs.  

Mather Sports Center
Fridays, 6-10 p.m.

Registration Deadline: Aug. 2 
Season Starts: Aug. 16
Adult Sports Leagues
Bocce Ball

Ages: 16+

Lets get this ball rolling! These Co-Ed, 4 vs. 4 recreation leagues include 7 games with the top four teams advancing to playoffs. 

Heron Landing
Community Park
Saturdays, 10 a.m. - noon

Registration Deadline: Aug. 16 
Season Starts: Aug. 24
Park Projects
Above: new walkways!
Riviera East Park Improvements
On July 31 at Riviera East Park, the community gathered to celebrate CRPD and Butterfield Riviera East Community Association (BRECA) working together to improve the park. Improvements included: Installation of Little Library sponsored by BRECA, and CRPD's replacement of asphalt walkways with new concrete walkways.
Above: ball field to be replaced. Updates to begin the 3rd week of August.
Rosemont Community Park Improvements
Funds have been obtained from the Community Development Block Grant to replace asphalt walks with concrete walks in Rosemont Community Park. Improvements will also be made to the round picnic area by replacing picnic tables with two new accessible tables, and the ball field commonly known as Farm Field #1.
Hagan Community Park & Center Improvements
In the second half of August, CRPD's Park Planning & Development team plans to start modification of the accessible parking and drop-off within Hagan Community Center's parking lot. In addition, the removal of the old pool buildings will begin.   
Hearst Castle - Overnight Trip
September 22-23, 2019
Experience the 1920s and 30s grandeur of W.R. Hearst's La Cuesta Encantada - Spanish for “Enchanted Hill.” This guided tour includes overnight accommodations at the famous Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo, lunch at Harris Ranch, a hosted dinner in San Luis Obispo, and a guided tour (lunch included) at Hearst Castle. Moderate amount of walking involved. Cancellation deadline is August 16, 2019. Photo courtesy of
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