Youth add “S.P.A.R.K.” to their summer

Posted at 2:30 AM, May 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-15 03:30:30-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – This summer, the Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department invites youth ages 6 – 16 to add “S.P.A.R.K.” (Summer Programs and Recreation for Kids) to their summer plans. Children can enjoy an endless summer of fun where they can learn and grow in a recreational, social and active environment. Each day, participants can look forward to activities such as tournaments, arts and crafts, board games, indoor and outdoor play, guest speakers and more!

“S.P.A.R.K.” is an open campus program with general supervision offered at all four recreation centers and the Ben Garza Gym throughout the summer. The program will run from June 11 – August 3, Monday –­ Friday from 11 am – 4 pm at:

  • Joe Garza Recreation Center
  • Lindale Recreation Center
  • Oak Park Recreation Center
  • Oso Recreation Center
  • Ben Garza Gym

A FREE lunch and snack will be provided for each participate. Space is limited, so sign up early!

REGISTRATION: All attending youth must have registered and be accompanied by an adult each day. Online registration will be offered weekly on a first come first served basis at for $25 per child per week. On-site registration will not be offered. Space is limited, so early registration is strongly encouraged. Registration for Week 1 will be accepted from May 14 through June 8. Registration for each following weekly session will open on Wednesdays at 8 am and close on Sundays at 11pm (pending space) prior to the upcoming week.