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North Area Summer Day Camps
Now Offering Online Registration

TITUSVILLE, Fla. -- Brevard County Parks and Recreation's North Area Parks Operation is offering summer day camps from June 2 through Aug. 14 for children entering first grade through eighth grade.
  • Camp registration is being held at the following community centers during operating hours:
  • Cuyler Community Center, 2329 Harry T. Moore Ave., Mims (321) 264-5045
  • Sandrift Community Center, 585 North Singleton Ave., Titusville (321) 264-5037
  • Isaac Campbell Sr. Community Center, 701 South Street., Titusville, (321) 264-5040
  • Port St. John Community Center, 6650 Corto Road, Port St. John (321) 633-1904;
  • Walter Butler Community Center at Bernice G. Jackson Park, 4201 North US 1, Sharpes (321) 433-4448.
You can also register online at
registration.brevardcounty.us

Camp hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The weekly fee is $90 for the first child $81 for each additional child in the same household. The daily fee is $30 for the first child and $27 for each additional child in the same household. Discounts are available to qualifying families, please call a community center in your area for further information on discounted rates.

Additional information can be obtained by calling the community center in your area.


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Brevard County Parks & Rec. Offers Summer Food Service Program

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. -- Brevard County Parks and Recreation will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program, June 2-Aug. 11.

Nutritionally balanced meals will be provided to all children regardless of race, color, sex, disability, age or national origin during summer vacation when school breakfasts and lunches are not available. All children 18 years old and younger are eligible for meals at no charge, and there will be no discrimination throughout the course of the meal service. The programs are only approved for geographical areas of need where 50 percent or more of the children qualify for free and reduced-price meals during the school year.

The following sites will be participating in the Summer Food Service Program:

Cuyler Park Community Center, 2329 Harry T. Moore Ave., Mims. (321) 264-5045. Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Dates, June 2 - Aug. 11.

Isaac Campbell Community Center, 701 South Street, Titusville. (321) 264-5040: Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Dates, June 2 - Aug. 11.

Port Saint John Community Center, 6650 Corto Road, Port St. John. (321) 633-1904. Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Dates, June 2 - Aug. 11.

Sandrift Community Center, 585 North Singleton Ave., Titusville. (321) 264-5037. Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Dates, June 2 - Aug. 11.

Walter Butler Community Center, 4201 North Cocoa Blvd., Sharpes. (321) 433-4448. Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.; Dates, June 2 - Aug. 11.

*Meals are served Monday - Friday throughout the dates indicated. No meal service on July 3.

For more locations see press release 4/25/15 here.


North Area Parks Operations offers Summer Aquatic Programs

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TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Brevard County Parks and Recreation's North Area Parks Operations is offering swim lessons, private swim lessons and open swim at Titusville High Pool, 150 S. Terrier Trail, in Titusville.

Swim lessons level 1 - 5 are offered in five sessions beginning June 2 and ending Aug. 7. Each session consists of 8 classes held over a two-week period. Classes are offered in the morning and evening with each class lasting 45 minutes. The cost is $45 per child ages 3 years and up. Private swim lessons are available at a cost of $25 per half hour and are based on availability.

Parent and Child classes are $35 per session and classes are 30 minutes. This class is only for children ages 6 months – 36 months. Parent or guardian must be in the pool with the child at all times. Each session consists of 8 classes held over a two week period. Open swim is offered on Saturday, Sunday and holidays June 6 through Aug. 16, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at a fee of $2 per person. Pool rentals are available based on availability.

Registration for all aquatics activities is available at North Area Parks Operations office, 475 North Williams Ave., Titusville, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Additional information can be obtained by calling Mike Herman (321) 264 5105.


Pickle Ball at Singleton Tennis Courts in Titusville

TITUSVILLE, Fla.—North Area Parks Operations is offering Pickle Ball for all ages at Singleton Tennis Courts, 665 North Singleton Ave., in Titusville.

This free activity is a great way to exercise and have fun with friends and family. Pickle ball is best described as a combination of ping-pong, tennis, and badminton. This ongoing activity will be available through May. The activity will be held Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. - noon.

This event is sponsored by Brevard County Board of County Commissioners, North Area Parks Operations. Contact Bob Levoy at (321) 289-5274 for Tuesday and Thursday play. Contact Donna Nunnally at (207) 504-0681 for Wednesday and Sunday play. For further information on Brevard County Parks and Recreation sponsored programs, please call (321) 264-5105.


North Area Parks hosts High School Boys Summer Basketball League

SHARPES, Fla.—North Area Parks Operations is hosting a high school boys summer basketball league, for ages 13 and up, at Walter Butler Community Center at Bernice G. Jackson Park, 4201 North U.S. Highway 1, Cocoa (Sharpes). The fee is $250 per team for an 8-week season. Games will be held on Mondays, starting June 1.

This event is sponsored by Brevard County Board of County Commissioners, Parks & Recreation Department, North Area Parks Operations. Contact Clifford Lett at (321) 433-4448 for further information on this Brevard County Parks and Recreation sponsored program.



MEETINGS, COMMITTEES & NOTICES

NORTH BREVARD COMMISSION ON PARKS AND RECREATION MEETINGS

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — The North Brevard Commission on Parks and Recreation will hold its next monthly meeting in the Brevard Room at 518 South Palm Avenue in Titusville. The public is invited to attend.

Meetings are schedued for the 2nd Thursday of the month at 5:00pm. The Brevard Room is located in a building on the north side of the parking lot behind the Brevard County Government Center-North.

For questions call Terry Lane at (321) 264-5105.

2015 Meetings are scheduled for:

June 11 July 9 August 13
September 10 October 8 November 12 December 10

If a person desires to appeal any decision made by this commission with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, such a person will need a record of this proceeding and that, for such purposes, such person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of this proceeding is made, at his/her own expense, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which any such appeal is to be based. Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes.

In accordance with the Americans and Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons needing accommodations or an interpreter to participate in the proceeding should notice Parks and Recreation North Area no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting by contacting Terry Lane at (321) 264-5105.





Sponsors Needed for Movies in the Park Series in North Brevard

PORT St. JOHN, MIMS, TITUSVILLE, Fla. – Advertising opportunities are available and sponsors are being sought for Brevard County Parks and Recreation's free movie series in North Brevard.

Movies are shown on a giant, 23-foot, outdoor movie screen beginning at dusk in a selected north area park. The events are for all ages and are free to attend. Patrons are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, snacks, and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Concessions are available for purchase.

Advertising opportunities are available as local sponsors will help make this a continual event. We will show a minimum of four movies per year. Sponsors will be advertised prior to the movie on the movie screen. For more information on sponsorships and vending, please contact Mike Herman by email at [email protected] or by phone at (321) 264-5105.



ACTIVITY CENTERS


Activities at Parrish Park & Meeting Hall - Scottsmoor

4055 Magoon Ave., Scottsmoor. A neighborhood gathering place since 1913, the Community Center was built with Community Development Block Grant funding in 1989 to house a gymnasium, activity room, Learning Center; with the Annex community room added in 1995. On the grounds are active sport facilities and a shaded area with a playground, benches, 3 pavilions with grills. An additional 1.45 acres of land was acquired in 2001 through the North Brevard Parks Referendum increasing the park to 13.31 acres. Facility Reservations: (321) 264-5037.


Activities at Cuyler Recreation Center

The community center is open from 11 am to 8 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 6 pm on Friday. Weekend rental of the community center is available by reservation. For more information: 321-264-5045. Sammy Fairclough: [email protected]

Cuyler Community Learning Center is open from 10 am to 2 pm and from 3 pm to 7 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 6 pm and from 3 pm to 6 pm on Friday. For more information: 321-264-5121 Jermaine Curry or [email protected].

A neighborhood gathering place since 1913, the Community Center was built with Community Development Block Grant funding in 1989 to house a gymnasium, activity room, Learning Center; with the Annex community room added in 1995. On the grounds are active sport facilities and a shaded area with a playground, benches, 3 pavilions with grills. An additional 1.45 acres of land was acquired in 2001 through the North Brevard Parks Referendum increasing the park to 13.31 acres.

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Activities at Moore Memorial Park

Sonya V. Mallard, Cultural Center Coordinator
Office: 321-264-6595 — [email protected]website
Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Memorial Park & Cultural Center
2180 Freedom Avenue, Mims, Florida
For rental and additional information call Juanita Barton, Cultural Center Coordinator at (321)264-6595 • Fax (321) 264-6596
Cultural Center hours are Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-7p.m., Open Saturday & Sunday by group appointment only.
Brevard County Parks & Recreation Department • North Area Parks Operations (321) 264-5105

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Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Cultural Center

Opened in April 2004, the 5,000-square-foot cultural center is located in the 11.93-acre Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Memorial Park at 2180 Freedom Avenue in Mims, the site of the original Moore family home.

On Christmas night 1951, the Moores were murdered for their involvement in the civil rights movement when a bomb exploded under their home. The park is dedicated to the celebration of their lives and to promoting awareness of their unique contributions to the early civil rights movement.

This facility is managed by Brevard County Parks and Recreation, North Area. Call 321-264-6595 for more information on the park, cultural center, activities, and rentals.


Activities at Chain of Lakes

Mike Herman, Athletic & Aquatics Coordinator
Office: 321-264-5105 • [email protected]
Chain of Lakes complex is located at 2300 Truman Scarborough Way. The complex is accessed from Jay Jay Road and Truman Scarborough Way, east from North U.S. Highway 1 in Titusville; north of East Florida State College (BCC).

Located near Brevard Community College and the Indian River, this 92.14 acre regional park features wetlands and lakes with walking bridges connected to 3-miles of paved walking trails. Facilities include an observation tower, pavilions, 2 multi-use fields, 2 lighted soccer fields and concession, 3 lighted youth softball fields and concession, 4 lighted adult softball fields and concession, restrooms and parking.

Athletic League Information: Parks and Recreation sponsored adult and youth leagues at the Chain of Lakes Park, please call Mike Herman (321) 264-5105.
Field Use: Call (321) 264-5105
Pavilion Rentals: (321) 264-5037
Watchable Wildlife: Osprey, Gulls, Terns, Waders, Waterfowl
ADA Access: Parking, Restrooms, Walkway
Park open: 7 AM until dark.


Activities at Singleton Courts

Jann Faiga, Recreation Program Coordinator - 321-264-5037 - [email protected]

Located north of Sandrift Community Center, this 4.42-acre community park accommodates tennis and racquetball enthusiasts. Facilities include tennis courts and racquetball courts. Palm and hardwood trees shade the picnic area.

Junior Tennis Clinics in Titusville

Instruction is by United States Professional Tennis Association Teaching Professional Mary Ann Frederick. Pre-registration is required by calling 321-267-1178.


Activities at Sand Point

Sand Point Park is located at 101 N Washington Avenue, in Titusville. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Titusville area, please call (321) 264-5037.

A 29.88-acre community river park on the Indian River. The Astronaut Memorial Plaza is located near the south side of the park. Dedicated on Flag Day, June 14, 1986 by City of Titusville, it commemorates the astronaut crews of the Apollo, the Challenger, and more recently, the Columbia Space Shuttle.
    A blacktop walkway with 0.66-mile stationed exercise trail meanders through open and shaded areas, and the shoreline invites fishing. Facilities include an athletic concession building, picnic tables, picnic shelters, small pavilions, grills, playground, benches, and restrooms. A large pavilion with kitchen and grills is located near the shoreline.


Activities at Marina Park

Open after 7:00 a.m. until dark, except for scheduled use.
Located north of the Titusville Marina, the facilities at this 20.35-acre community riverfront park include a boat ramp and dock, softball fields, concession, and restrooms. Besides active sports, shoreline fishing along the Indian River is a popular pastime


Dog Park Open at Marina Park

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Brevard County Parks and Recreation has opened an off-leash dog park at Marina Park, located at 501 Marina Road, Titusville.

The enclosed off-leash dog park is open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to dusk. The public is encouraged to take their dogs to the park and enjoy either the small dog area (dogs less than 25 pounds) or the large dog area (dogs more than 25 pounds). Dogs are permitted only in the dog park areas. Animals are prohibited in the rest of Marina Park except for service animals.

Marina Park is funded by North Brevard Recreation Special District Bond Referendum/Recreational Facilities dollars and is owned by the City of Titusville, operated and maintained by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department's North Area Parks Operations. Contact Terry Lane at (321) 264-5105 for further information.


Skate Park and Playground Open at Marina Park

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — The Brevard County Parks and Recreation skate park and playground at Marina Park is located at 501 Marina Road, Titusville.

The skate park and playground are open to the public from 7:30 a.m. to dusk, and the public is encouraged to come out and enjoy them. The skate park is free of charge and for skaters' use only; bicycle and BMX use is prohibited.

Marina Park is funded by North Brevard Recreation Special District Bond Referendum/Recreational Facilities dollars and is owned by the City of Titusville, operated and maintained by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department's North Area Parks Operations. Contact Terry Lane at (321) 264-5105 for further information.


Activities at Sandrift

Jann Faiga, Community Center Coordinator - 321-264-5037 - [email protected]
585 North Singleton Avenue north of Garden Street
The community center is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Weekend rental of the community center is available by reservation. It is home to adult dance groups, senior citizen activities and special interest classes for children and adults.

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Seniors Meet at Sandrift Community Center

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon.

Activities include cards, billiards, bingo, crafts, and fellowship. Participants wanting to do crafts should bring their own supplies. The coffee pot is always on.


Activities at Fox Lake

Fox Lake Park is located at 4400 Fox Lake Road, in Titusville. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Titusville area, please call (321) 264-5037. Jill Hill, Community Center Coordinator: [email protected]

A popular regional park in North Brevard, this 31.57-acre scenic getaway is ideal for large community events. A paved road loops through the many palm and ornamental trees. Facilities include 5 family picnic shelters, grills, sand volleyball court, a fishing dock and a boat ramp (with access to South Lake from Fox Lake, and numerous channels to explore by canoe/kayak). 2 mid-sized pavilions and a large pavilion seating up to 1000 with kitchen and stage are available for rental.


Activities at Campbell Recreation Center

The community center is open from 10 am to 8 pm Monday through Thursday, and from 9 am to 6 pm on Friday. This 5-acre park features a community center offering special interest and drop-in activities and a computer lab. Landscaped with palm and hardwood trees, the tennis court, medium pavilion with kitchen, 3 grills, restrooms and gazebo invite civic and private gatherings. For more information: Tommy Myers, Community Center Coordinator - 321-264-5040 - [email protected]

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Activities at Gibson Field

Gibson Complex, 835 Sycamore Street, Titusville

This 32.64-acre community park includes a gymnasium and community facility. The community facility serves groups such as Child Care Association, Boys & Girls Club of Brevard, Brevard Alzheimer's Foundation, Progressive Action Society, and Titusville Area Model Railroad Club (TAMRC). The gymnasium serves year-round as a site for youth and adult basketball, indoor active games and drop-in recreation. Outdoor fields are home for the North Brevard Bears Youth Football & Cheerleading Club. Parks Referendum Project field renovations include 2 football fields, lighting and concession. Click on Parks Referendum Project information.


Enchanted Forest Nature Sanctuary

444 Columbia Blvd., Titusville; 321-264-5185

Ongoing activities in the Enchanted Forest include: Birdwatching, Photography, Toddler and Child Nature and Craft activities, Volunteer Guide Training, Lunch with Nature, Friends of the Enchanted Forest & Native Plant Society Meetings, Oyster Mat Making, Music Evenings, and more.
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Activities at Tom Statham

Tom Statham park is located at 7101 S US Highway 1, Titusville. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities, please call (321) 633-1904. Dan Cook, Community Center Coordinator: [email protected]

Serving the Port St. John and Titusville communities, this 5.15-acre community river park is located in Bellwood on the Indian River Lagoon overlooking NASA's Kennedy Space Center. The scenic environment, landscaped with palm and hardwood trees, invites picnics, play and leisurely strolls along the paved walkway and river boardwalk. Scattered throughout the park are picnic shelters, a medium pavilion, grills, with sheltered picnic tables along the boardwalk. Additional facilities include a playground, drinking fountain, benches, and a community center where activities and rental events are regularly scheduled.


Activities at Port St. John Community Center

6650 Corto Road, in Port St. John
Dan Cook, Community Center Coordinator - 321-633-1904 - [email protected]

The center is open Mondays-Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Schedule is subject to change. For latest information about any of these programs call the Center at 633-1904.

This 5.48-acre community park features a Community Center with a large activity room and stage popular for rentals and youth programs. The center also includes a recreation room, meeting rooms and kitchen. Outdoors, the playground and basketball court are neighborhood favorites.

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Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Fay Lake Wilderness Park is located at 6300 Fay Boulevard (at the west end of the boulevard), in Port St. John. This 192.7-acre community park offers access to a 27-acre fishing lake. Facilities include 2 playgrounds, 2 pavilions, fishing piers, dog park and launch area for small non-motorized boats. For more information on this park, rental reservations and other recreation activities in the Port St. John area, please call (321) 633-1904.


Activities at Butler Community Center in Sharpes

Walter Butler Community Center at Bernice G. Jackson Park, 4201 North U.S. Highway 1 • Sharpes, Florida
For more or latest information call or eMail Clifford Lett, Community Center Coordinator at (321) 433-4448 • Fax (321) 433-4477
Center hours for rentals are Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Closed Saturdays
For facility availability beyond posted hours please call (321) 433-4448
Brevard County Parks & Recreation Department • North Area Parks Operations (321) 264-5105 • Fax (321) 264-6428

The community center includes a gymnasium, showers, computer lab, game rooms, meeting rooms and kitchen. Athletic and recreational activities will be provided for all ages. Training on computer use for all ages and homework assistance for students will be provided in the computer lab. The community center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., for scheduled recreational, athletic, and drop-in activities. The gymnasium, meeting rooms, and kitchen are available for rental on weekends and when not in conflict with scheduled County-sponsored activities. The center is also a hurricane shelter.

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Activities at Space Coast Communities Sports Complex in Canaveral Groves

This 207.14-acre partially wooded regional park is located off Canaveral Groves Boulevard and is home of Port St. John Little League, Port St. John Rockets Youth Football and Cheerleading, Port St. John Soccer Club, and Sharx Football. Facilities include soccer, Little League baseball, and football fields, restroom/concession buildings, a model airplane field near a small lake, and a go-kart track.

Call Mike Herman at (321) 264-5105 to register and for information on this and other athletic activities in North Brevard.




Activities are sponsored by Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department, North Area Park Operations.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL (321) 264-5105 or send us an eMail.


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