July is Parks and Recreation Month, and the city of Goleta has a fun-filled calendar of activities throughout the month.
Programs include free recreation clinics to help residents learn a new activity or get better at one they enjoy already.
Among the clinics are:
— Intro to Pickleball from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday at the Goleta Valley Community Center, 5679 Hollister Ave. Paddles will be provided. Tennis shoes are required. Space is limited. Contact email@example.com to register.
— Tennis from 10:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Stow Open Space, Tennis Courts, 6200 Muirfield Drive. Bring your own tennis racket. Tennis shoes are required. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
— Handball from 10:30 a.m. to noon July 27 at Jonny D. Wallis Neighborhood Park, 170 S. Kellogg Ave. Learn how to play handball. Wear comfortable clothes and tennis shoes. Contact email@example.com to register.
— Disc Golf from 10:30 a.m. to noon July 29 at Evergreen Park, Evergreen Drive and Brandon Drive. Discs will be provided. Bring comfortable shoes to navigate grassy and dirt terrain. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Participants are asked to take photos of their activities, and send them to Imendozaemail@example.com for a chance to be featured on the city of Goleta’s Facebook and Instagram accounts or tag the city of Goleta (@cityofgoleta) in your own posts. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #RiseUp4GoletaParks.