September 2019
This month we celebrate the economic and social contributions of workers on Labor Day! We're planning an exciting Saturday Night in the Park, we have the Food Truck Festival, and a new park under construction!
In This Issue
September Board of Directors Meeting
When:  Thursday,
September 12th, 
6:30 pm
Where:  Norm Rowett Pavilion, 1021 Harvard Way, EDH
The El Dorado Hills Community Services District Board of Directors meet regularly the second Thursday of every month. 
Click here  for more information. Board Agenda Packet will be available for download the Friday before the meeting.
District Contact Information
Registration Office
(916) 933-6624
Gilmore Center
(916) 358-3575
Sports Department
(916) 614-3223
Community Pool
(916) 614-3228
Youth Development
(916) 614-3225
District Main Address
1021 Harvard Way
Gilmore Senior Center Address 990 Lassen Lane
Parks Building Address
1030 St. Andrews Drive
Useful Links
& Opportunities

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District News & Updates
Heritage Village Park Coming Spring 2020!

Pictured: EDHCSD Board Member, Michael Martinelli, District 1 Supervisor, John Hidahl, EDHCSD General Manager, Kevin A. Loewen, District 2 Supervisor Shiva Frentzen, EDHCSD Vice President, Noelle Mattock and EDHCSD Board President Ben Paulsen take part in the Groundbreaking Ceremony for Heritage Village Park at Carson Creek.

Heritage Village Park is the first EDHCSD park on the west side of Latrobe Road, south of Hwy 50! 

Amenities include:

Three (3) Lighted Tennis Courts
Group Picnic Shade Structure (50-60 persons) with BBQs and Picnic Tables
Restroom with Drinking Fountain
Shade Structure (20-30 persons) with BBQ and Picnic Tables
Two (2) Lighted Pickleball Courts
Two (2) Lighted Bocce Courts with Small Shade Structure
Playground (inclusive features)
Open + Passive Turf area
Class I AC Bike Trail
Informal Seating Areas and Picnic Tables along Trail

Saturday Night in the Park
New Excitement at our Last Summer Concert!!

  1. Paint the Rocks! (see more on Instagram)
  2. Pictures at Bass Lake and on the EDH sign with a Green Screen!
  3. Caricatures!
  4. Face Painting!
  5. Roaming Magician!
We have a lot of extra fun planned for you at Saturday Night in the Park! You can find two interactive spray paint walls at the Teen Center where guests can paint the infamous EDH rocks! We will have one green screen where you can take a picture in Bass Lake or on the EDH sign! Special thanks to Flix in Motion for making these ideas come to life this year. 

Accounting Team uses the Green Screen to get some work done out at Bass Lake Park

David from Parks steps up to the interactive spray paint wall and delivers something magical

Out in Community Park, kids can get their faces painted, we'll have a roaming magician, a caricature station and bounce houses! Adults can head over and grab a beer poured by Mraz Brewery and Steve's Pizza. Enjoy a glass of wine from Jose Wine Cave and delicious eats from Ruffhaus Pub, Cold Stone Creamery, Blue Dolphin Shaved Ice and much more!

Thank you to our sponsors:
El Dorado Disposal The Gift of Kids

Volunteer at Saturday Night in the Park!

Saturday, September 7th from 4:30pm to 9:30pm

Join us at the Park Party!

Saturday, September 14 from 10:30am to 1:00pm

Synthetic Turf Replacement Project

S ynthetic turf replacement at Promontory Community park is on schedule to complete the installation by September 15th.  Some of the key milestones accomplished were 14 sprinklers specifically used to help keep the turf cool were replaced by EDHCSD Parks Team, so we're very thankful for all of their hard work! The geofabric install is nearly complete and the brock (shock pad) is being placed as the turf is installed. 

If you have any questions, please call 916-933-6624.
Community Clean Up Day

Saturday, September 28 from 9:00am to 3:00pm

Plan to purge this fall! El Dorado Hills residents are invited to bring genly used household items, large & small appliances, sinks, microwaves, TV's, among other items to donate to Snowline Hospice.

Food Truck Festival: Country Hoedown!

Wednesday, September 18

Join EDH Promise Foundation and the District on Wednesday, September 18th from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Food Truck Festival for  delicious eats and live music at Community Park. EDH Promise Foundation has partnered with El Dorado Hills Soccer Club for an event the whole family can enjoy.

See you there!

Last Day to Enjoy the Spray Ground is on Labor Day!
Summer is Coming to an End

Come enjoy the spray ground or Community Pool this weekend, and please note Labor Day is the last day the spray ground at Promontory + Bertelsen will be open. Spray ground will reopen on Memorial Day 2020.  
Thank you, Volunteers! 
New York Creek Trail Interpretive Signs - Project Complete

 Check out  EDHCSD Volunteer  Hub for more opportunities!
Skate Park Update  
The skate park is on track

We are currently in the process of manufacturing and having the pieces delivered and they will be installed mid October as planned.
Classes & Activity Highlights
Paint and a Splash

Fall Squirrel 
September artists will paint a Fall Squirrel in just two hours with the step-by-step instructions from Terri Haverty. 
Class is on September 26 from 4 to 6pm and the fee is $32.

Register Now
El Dorado Dance Academy

Inspiration I/II
For Dancers with Special Needs
This is a fun class where combinations are put to a variety of music styles, showcasing Ballet and Jazz techniques perfect for beginners who need a little extra attention!
No class 11/25
Mondays from 3:45pm to 4:30pm

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El Dorado 
Dream Catchers 

Pre-Teens to Adults with Special Needs

We are in the final throws of putting together our "Believe in Me" performance held on December 5th at 7pm in the EDHCSD Gym. Jonathan Reis who is a Recreation Therapist/Behavioral Technician, as well as a professional actor, has been working with the special needs population for over 10 years. This program has been developed to assist those with special needs in learning how to focus, speech, reading skills, following direction, using their voice with being physically creative with their movements, stage presence along with leadership. Students learn to work with others in a group setting and gain an incredible confidence in themselves.
No Class: 11/26
Additional Meetings: 11/20, 12/4 from 6pm - 8:30pm

Tuesdays from 6pm to 7:15pm
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Gilmore Senior Center: 
Blue Man Group  at Harris Center

October 11th
Hard to describe, easy to love! As three bald and blue men explore the world, you'll discover music, comedy and surprises at every trun - by the end of the performance, you'll be saying I don't know what happened, but I loooooved it! 

Code: 350718.029 
Register  here .
Quick Link   Register for classes now
Camps + Sports
Pickleball Lessons
Pickleball lessons are being offered beginning October!

Interested in Coaching?
Interested in coaching your child in youth basketball, girls volleyball or flag football?

Please contact the EDHCSD Sports Department at 916-614-3227 for current opportunities. It's a great investment in your child and community. Thank you!

SA Shotokan Karate
Advanced Classes

This Japanese style of karate provides students a healthy balance between physical exercise and mental discipline. This results in improved coordination, focus, and self confidence. This class accommodates all student levels from beginner to black belt. Each new student will be supplied a Gi to wear in class.
No class: 10/11

September 25th - October 23rd
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