Parks & Recreation

WE'VE MOVED! The Parks & Recreation Office has moved locations! Our new home is located in the Civic Building across from the Frog n Kiwi Cafe and neighbors to the University Place Police Department. Be sure to stop in, say "hi" and check the place out! Our new address is 3609 Market Place W, Suite 102.

It's here! The Winter 2015 Recreation Program Guide! Check out what we have in store for you and your family! You will find information on all your favorite programs and new programs too! Check out what's new to the City of University Place's programs and see what is coming up for you, your kids, grandkids and friends!  

12TH ANNUAL DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE!
It isn't too early to get registered for the best event of the year! Our 12th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance will be held in the Curtis High School Cafeteria on Saturday, February 7th from 6:30-9 p.m. Dads and daughters will dance the night away, have their pictures taken, and enjoy treats and refreshments. Each daughter will receive a goody bag! This is a night that will always be remembered. All ages welcome! U.P. Parks and Recreation wants all girls to enjoy this special event, uncles, grandfathers, big brothers, and even mom is welcome to accompany their little princess!

Be sure to pre-register by calling the Recreation Office today at 253.460.2530. Early Bird: $35/couple + $5 each additional daughter; At the Door: $40/couple + $5 each additional daughter.

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION TIME!
Bootcamp Fitness

Take each class at your own pace! Get fit with Lori Cooney; this class is designed to continually "shock" the body; as research demonstrates it is the most efficient and effective way to improve your cardiovascular system, lose weight and build/tone muscle. The endless variety of exercises will ensure no two classes are the same and every class will feel new and exciting.

Early Risers
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays
5:30-6:30 a.m. - $150 (6 weeks)
Winter I Session:                          1/21 - 3/6
Winter II Session:                         3/9 - 4/24

Mom's Morning Bootcamp
Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays
9:15-10:15 a.m. - $150 (6 weeks)
Winter I Session:                          1/21 - 3/6
Winter II Session:                         3/9 - 4/24

REGISTER NOW FOR SPRING SPORTS LEAGUES!
Baseball, Softball, Coach Pitch and T-Ball is just around the corner! The earlier you register the more you'll save on the registration fee. We have coed leagues for pre-k through 2nd grade, as well as boys baseball for 3rd-7th grade and girls softball for 3rd-7th.
Early Bird: January 17-February 13, 2015
Final Deadline: February 14-March 13

Youth Baseball coaches needed!
We are looking for volunteer coaches for our upcoming youth outdoor soccer season. Applications will be due to our office with a photo copy of your ID by March 13. If you have questions or would like more information please email Brittany Bibby. For a downloadable coach's packet click here.

Sponsorship & donor recognition

Become a youth baseball team sponsor! Help support a Spring youth sports team by becoming a donor. These leagues serve nearly 500 youth in and around our community! We need your help! Your company name will be placed on the back of the uniforms, recognition in the online Recreation Online Program Guide and other printed materials. $195 for one team, $700 for four teams, or $1,000 for six teams. Call us for more information at 253.460.2530.

GAME SCHEDULES: To find your child's game schedules go to www.teamsideline.com/up

 


Lystedt Law Concussion Waiver must be signed prior to any youth sport league participation and returned to the Parks & Recreation Office.

 

A HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR 2014-15 YOUTH BASKETBALL TEAM SPONSORS!
Director's Mortgage
20Minute Fitness
Pacific Wellness & Spa
Puget Paving & Construction, Inc.
Pla Endodontics
Pepsi Beverages Co.
Schottel
C.J.'s Custom and Muffler
Homestreet Bank
PFAU Cochran Vertetis Amala PLLC

CAMP UPLAY MID-WINTER BREAK CAMP February 16-20
Are you looking for a safe and fun place for your school age child while they are out for mid-winter break? Look no further! Camp UPlay Break Camps are BACK! Your child will enjoy a week of fun activities; sports, arts & crafts, field trip, movies & much much more! Camp is available for kids in grades K-6. For a downloadable registration form click here.


Parks Map

Where are our Parks?


Recreation Services - 253.460.2530

Gary Cooper Parks/Public Works Director
Todd Smith Parks & Recreation Manager
Andy Nelson Recreation Supervisor - Youth & Teen
Jennifer Robinson Recreation Supervisor - Senior & Adult
Brittany Bibby Recreation Specialist