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City of Oceanside Afterschool Programs

The City of Oceanside Parks and Recreation Division will offer afterschool programs for school-aged students and teens for the 2014-15 school year.

• Teen S.T.A.R.T program is offered by the City of Oceanside Parks & Recreation staff serving teens ages 11-17 from 2:30p.m. – 6:00p.m. at the Melba Bishop Recreation center. Teens will receive homework assistance, volunteer opportunities and participate in fun teen trips and events. To register, go to

• For Kids Sake offers afterschool fun and homework assistance for kids grades 1-5 and is offered at Melba Bishop Recreation Center and Joe Balderrama Recreation Center.

For more information or to enroll, contact the site supervisor:
Joe Balderrama Recreation Center, Jesse Montanez (760) 435-5531
Melba Bishop Recreation Center, Jesse Montanez (760) 435-5550
Registration is also available online at

In addition to these City programs, Vista Community Clinic conducts youth programs at these City locations: Project REACH (ages 11-17) is held at the Libby Lake Resource Center, contact Jimmy Figuero at (760) 631-5000 x 7137. Project REACH (ages 11-17) is run at Joe Balderrama Recreation Center, contact Salvador Roman (760) 631-5000 x 7136.

( News Release )