How do I register for a program?

There are multiple ways to register: - Online utilizing the registration resource. Please call us if you need your username and/or password emailed to you. - In Person: We are open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (we do not close for lunch). Our address is 736 F Street. - By Phone: 707-822-7091 - By Mail:

736 F Street

Arcata, CA 95521

Please note: When registering by phone, we must have a registration form on file. If your child has not participated in any Arcata recreation programs in the current year, then we need a new form. All participants must have a current registration form completed each year. You can save time by emailing a registration form or sending it by fax to 707-825-2118, and then call our office.

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1. How do I register for a program?
2. Do you have a program for young children that promotes socialization?
3. Does the City of Arcata have 65+ programming?
4. Are there sport leagues in Arcata?
5. What is a “drop-in” program and how does this work?
6. Where can I play tennis in the City of Arcata?
7. Does the City of Arcata have a skate park?
8. How do I know if I am qualified as a resident of Arcata?
9. What indoor facilities does the City rent?
10. How do I make a reservation?
11. Do I need to have a reservation to use a city park?
12. How can I reserve a park or Arcata Plaza for a special event?
13. What are the City Park hours?
14. Where can I find maps of City parks and open spaces?
15. Where can I find more information on Arcata's natural habitat?
16. How do I get involved with the farm or community garden at Bayside Park?
17. How can I become an instructor for a recreational class?
18. How do I become a Volunteer Trail Steward?
19. How do I report broken equipment or unsafe conditions at a playground or facility?
20. Who should I call if the skate park gate is locked during normal hours?