District program registration, schedule changes and employment information can be found by using the shortcut links to the right.

Daddy Daughter Dance

Dads, don't miss out on the opportunity to create a long-lasting memory with that special little girl (or girls) in your life. Our DJ will play the hits while you dance the night away! There will be a photo booth to have your photo taken to commemorate your special night.

Join us Saturday, February 4th, 2017 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Seaside Civic and Convention Center for dancing, dessert, and a whole lot of fun!

Cost is $25 per couple and $5 for each additional child.

Click here to register OR tickets available at the door. 

The Learning Ladder is growing!

We are pleased to announce the expansion of the
Sunset Empire Park and Recreation District's preschool programming!
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We now offer the families of our community a tiered option for our preschool program, afternoon enrichment activities, as well as a full day option.
Our morning program will offer our traditional preschool program, for ages 2.5 years (and fully potty trained) to 5 years. Our afternoon enrichment and extended activities will include arts and crafts, music and movement, science activities and much more!
All classes will have the benefit of multi-age learning and scaffolding, as well as break out sessions, for the 3-year olds, 4-year-olds and our Pre-K students.

Diabetes Prevention Program

You may be at risk for type 2 diabetes, but there is something you can do about it.

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention-led National Diabetes Prevention Program can help you make a change for life. This program helps you learn how to change your lifestyle to prevent type 2 diabetes. Groups meet for 16 weekly sessions and six monthly follow-up sessions with Certified Health Coach Zoe Manhire.

New Session starts tentatively in January!!

To learn more and sign up today, call Zoe Manhire at (503)738-7393 or email at

Try a New Fitness Class for Free!!

Core class led by Susan Oxley. Core focuses on proper technique and low impact exercises that target hip, butt, lower back, and torso. A strong core leads to a strong, fit body lowering injuries. Yoga mat encouraged.
Time: Wednesdays 5:45-6:30pm
Location: Seaside Youth Center
Cost: Included in monthly pass, or daily drop in admission (try the first class for free)

Also Pi-Yo class led by Zoe Manhire. Pi-Yo combines the muscle-sculpting, core-firming benefits of Pilates with the strength and flexibility advantages of yoga. Get fit with this all new, low-impact workout.
Time: T/TH 9:00-10:00am
Location:Seaside Youth Center
Cost:Included in monthly pass, or daily drop in admission (try the first class for free)

The New Winter/Spring Guide is Here!

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The new Winter/Spring Program Guide is out and in mail boxes now. Online registration
is open for all Winter programs by clicking the Register Online link on this page. Click here to download a copy of the new guide.

Look for information on after school camps for kindergarten and elementary school-aged children, preschool classes, Start Smart sports, and free open swim days. There are fun Winter and Spring activities for all ages!

Swim Lessons are Growing!

You are about to see some small changes to our swim lesson offerings. Due to an increase in the number of children we have signing up for our levels 1-3, we are going to change the way we teach classes to open up more slots for children in those levels. CLICK HERE to register online for swim lessons. CLICK HERE to see the full list of changes.

Register Now
Schedule Changes


Sunset Pool and Seaside Youth Center
1140 Broadway
Seaside, OR 97138

Bob Chisholm Community Center
1225 Avenue A
Seaside, OR 97138

Mary Blake Playhouse
1218 Avenue A
Seaside, OR 97138