Summer Hire starts today!! Don't wait too late. Apply now! Join the OPRYD fun 😎

Summer will be here before you know it. Come to the biggest summer camp sign-up of the year! Event is FREE. Meet-and-greet representatives from non-profits, for-profits, public, and day & night specialty camps. Don’t miss this opportunity to plan your kid’s summer in a day! Please note: February 24th 'Internship Fair' is canceled.

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Hey! Only 2 days left of the Terrifying Halloween Tour 2017. Worried about things that go bump in the night, like this guy 👇?! Aww, that's part of the fun 😉 #TerrifyingHellman
Terrifying Tour @ Dunsmuir 2017 - Skull
Edna & her Mom are waiting for you at the Terrifying Halloween Tour 2017! Not too scared 👀? Arrive early to get the biggest fright of your night! . Tickets sold @ gate. Oct 26-28. #TerrifyingHellman2017

Calling all Eco-Explorers! Starting February 17th (Sat), youth ages 5-15 will be up to their elbows in fun, hands-on activities Welcome To Wildlife 🦋. Learning through interactive experiences, guided park walks, and STEM activities, your young scientists will discover their ecosystem, know about the plants and animals they share this land with, and develop a sense of stewardship for the environment.

Program is free to attend! Register your kids today at…/1FAIpQLSeae31mNcJF4aQOKw…/viewform

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Sat 9:30 AM PST1605 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94612-1328, United States

OPRYD Hiring Process Begins! February 13 to March 23 everyone is invited to participate in our annual Summer Hire. Do you know a teenager that’s good with kids and looking for a summer job? Pass them the word! Candidate recruiting for summer programs is actively taking place throughout Oakland. Don't miss out on this exciting employment opportunity! OPRYD part-time summer positions range from recreation leaders to sports officials to lifeguards and cultural arts specialist positions. Age requirements vary by job, but opportunities are available for youth as young as 16. Details about the online application process including job descriptions, application dates, pay rates, and jobs that are open year-round can be found at
City of Oakland - Local Government #OPRYDHire

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You say bend it like Beckham? Nah, girl, bend it like nobody but yourself. You're the star and we want to see you shine! Golden Gate Recreation Center is currently starting its girls indoor soccer league. Season starts FEB 20th. Call for more information: (510) 597-5032

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Join us tonight! OPRYD along with our community partners is excited about Rotary Nature Project and re-opening its beautiful habitat museum for all to enjoy! Meet & Greet is from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Sailboat House. #RNCMeetGreet
Abel Guillén Lynette Gibson McElhaney for Oakland City Council

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Come to the PeterPan Cooperative Nursery School Open House on January 23rd! for an informal evening of questions, answers, and a tour of our building and grounds. For more information and to sign-up for a tour, visit or call 510-261-5210.

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Looking for a play-based parent co-operative preschool? Come to Sequoia Nursery School tonight! Meet the Director and Teacher, hear from current parents, and take a tour of the beautiful facility. Located at 2666 Mountain Blvd., Oakland. For more information go to **Adults Only For Event**

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Help us make MLK Day, a day of giving back! Join us, Oakland Parks and Recreation Foundation, and City of Oakland - Local Government in improving one of our community parks--Bushrod Park on January 15th. We'll be working to plant a pollinator garden. Food, refreshments and coffee will be served.

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2018 Basketball League is now taking registrations! No need to sign-up online. You can enroll your young athlete at any local OUSD school or OPRYD recreation center. Hurry, deadline ends January 5th 🏀

UPDATE: Enrollment for teams has ended. Individual registration for a youth are still open. Sign-up your child to participate on an available team, by January 19th!

**For more information, contact Marsalis Gibson, Recreation Leader II, at or (510) 238-2952.

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Looking for a unique gift? Give something that's a 2-for-1! Buy the Mosswood tribute 👕 for your special 🎅 and support the #RebuildMosswood efforts. 10% proceeds goes to providing youth programs and youth development. Purchases can be made at Oaklandish stores or online at

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Don't miss out on what's happening during Winter Break! Contact your local OPR Rec Center for more details or register online at…/o/o…/Connect/register/index.htm

Bushrod Recreation Center Golden Gate Recreation Center #deFremeryRecCenter The Digital Arts & Culinary Academy (DACA) #DimondRecCenter #FranklinRecCenter #MontclairRecCenter Studio One Art Center #WillieKeyesRecCenter

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