About Us

Department Mission Statement

Through diverse and innovative programming and unique partnerships, the Ceres Recreation Department plays an important role in creating a healthy community.  By providing safe and secure spaces to learn, play, create & imagine, we are continuously striving to meet the needs of our citizens.

Department Staff

Matthew LohrRecreation ManagerMatthew.Lohr@ci.ceres.ca.us
VacantRecreation Supervisor
Cara ButlerRecreation Administrative CoordinatorCara,Butler@ci.ceres.ca.us
Crystel AguilarRecreation CoordinatorCrystel.Aguilar@ci.ceres.ca.us

Department Location & Hours

Ceres Community Center | 2701 Fourth Street | Ceres, CA 95307 | (209) 538-5628

Monday - Thursday
8:30am - 7:30pm
Friday - Saturday
8:30am - 5:30pm

The Recreation Department observes the following holidays and will be closed - New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving (Thursday & Friday), Christmas Eve & Day, and New Years Eve.

We ask that class registration and facility rental applications/payments are completed an hour before stated closing times.

Starting on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the Recreation Department
will NO longer accept cash payments.