Recreation

Summer Activities For The Family

For additional information regarding our Summer Activities For The Family, please contact Upland Recreation and Community Services at (909) 931-4280.

Chalkin' It Up In Upland!

Throughout the Month of June
All Ages Welcome!

Get out your chalk, all the colors of the rainbow and get creative!   Brighten up your driveway or the sidewalk in front of your house with messages and pictures to say "HI" and send good wishes to your neighbors and friends.  Then, take a photo, complete an entry form, and share your masterpieces with us for a chance to win prizes in all age categories!

Age Range Categories:
6 & under
7-11 yrs
12-17 yrs
Adult

Entry forms will be available Tuesday, June 1st.

Little Chefs With Ms. Cooper Via Zoom

3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursday, June 22nd-July 1st
Mondays & Wednesdays, July 12th-July 21st
Tuesdays & Thursdays, August 3rd-August 12th 

Ages 5-10 years

Ms. Cooper's class offers hands-on recipes, basic food preparation skills, measuring and safety lessons in the kitchen, and the opportunity to learn easy, fun, and tasty treats that can be made at home.  At the end of each class, the "Little Chefs" will enjoy their own tasty hand-made treats.  

All participants will need a personal computer to participate from home.  The registered participant will receive a log-in link to each class via email, along with a small grocery and supply list for each class.

Pre-registration is required.  To register, please visit Little Chefs With Ms. Cooper.

Chopping Block Summer Cooking For Kids

June Through August - Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.
Ages:  4 years & Up

No need to leave the house for our summer cooking series!  Simply log into your computer and let's create something tasty together!   Each week, a list of ingredients will be available here, so be sure to check back each week!  Most items are a common item found in the kitchen.

June 29th:  Activity TBA
July 20th:  Activity TBA
August 10th:  Activity TBA

A detailed activity schedule and registration information will be available on Monday, May 17th.

The Art Box Summer Crafting For Kids

June Through August - Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m.
Ages:  4 years & Up


This summer, we're bringing the summer crafting to you!  Simply log into your computer and let's have some fun!  Each week, a list of supplies will be available, so be sure to check back each week!  Most items are a common item found around the house.
June 22nd: Activity TBA 
July 13th:  Activity TBA
August 3rd:  Activity TBA

A detailed activity schedule and registration information will be available on Monday, May 17th.

Fun In The Sun Club

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
June 14th-June 18th
June 21st-June 25th
Memorial Park, Upland
Ages:  6- 12 years

Kids, join us this summer for a new adventure each day!  From jewelry making to earth friendly activities, building, cooking, art, and more, we have something for everyone!  

Stay tuned for a detailed schedule and registration information!

Go Skateboarding Day!

Monday, June 21st
Time:  TBA

Let's celebrate Go Skateboarding Day!  

Additional information to follow.

Virtual Bingo

June 24th, July 22nd, and August 26th 
Games will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Play for a chance to win prizes from the comfort of your own home!  Multiple games played per day.  Registration will open one month in advance.  Zoom meeting details and Bingo card will be emailed to each participant one week in advance.

Rules:
*All participants must be 18 years of age or older.
*One Bingo card per person. 
*Participants must have access to the Zoom Application.

Participation is FREE!  Pre-registration is required.

2nd Annual 4th Of July House Decorating Contest

Upland Recreation and Community Services invites you to show your patriotic spirit!  Be creative!  Be festive!  Have fun!  

Categories:  Most Creative, Most Patriotic, and Fan Favorite

Homeowners may enter or be nominated.  Judging will be based on curb appear only for exterior decorations, including interior decorations that are visible outside. 

Submit entry form to uplandrecreation@uplandca.gov no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30th.  Winners will be announced on Thursday, July 1st, receiving a congratulatory 4th of July event yard stake created by The Sawdust Factory.  "Fan Favorite" voting will be available on the City of Upland Recreation and Community Services Facebook page Thursday, July 1st at 6:00 p.m.  Vote throughout the weekend, with the "Fan Favorite" announcement taking place on Tuesday, July 6th.  The Fan Favorite winner will receive a special gift!  
 
Entry forms will be available on Tuesday, June 1st.

For additional information, please contact Upland Recreation and Community Services at (909) 931-4280.

4th Annual Red, White, And Blue Wheels On Parade

Saturday, July 3rd
11:30 a.m.
McCarthy Park, 20th Street & San Antonio Avenue, Upland

Gear up and cruise with star-spangled banner pride and flag inspired frills!  Children, get out your bicycles, scooters, wagons, and pedal cars and join us in a festive parade around the McCarthy Park walking path!   Prizes will be awarded for Best Decorated and Most Patriotic means of transportation.  All children will receive a participation gift.  Due to COVID restrictions, one parent per child.  Please don't forget helmets.

Registration will be available Tuesday, June 1st. 

2nd Annual Independence Day Selfie Scavenger Hunt

How much do you know about the landmarks located in the City of Upland?  
So much to explore and so much to see,
Some newer, but some with history.
Walk or drive, let's have some fun and learn about our City!
Don't forget your camera or cell phone!

Rules:
1.  One entry per person.
2.  Each photo must be taken as a selfie with each item provided in the Scavenger Hunt list.  
3.  Submit all photos between Monday, June 28th and Tuesday, July 6th to sguzman@ci.upland.ca.us. 
4.  The first twenty completed entries will be placed in a raffle for a chance to win one of five prizes.
5.  Please remember to practice social distancing at all times.  

The Scavenger Hunt list will be available on Monday, June 28th. 

Take & Make Summer Craft Kits With The Sawdust Factory

Register through Wednesday, July 7th at 6:00 p.m.
Pick-up on Tuesday, July 13th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Magnolia Recreation Center located at 651 W. 15th Street, Upland. 

Upland Recreation and Community Services is excited to continue our partnership with The Sawdust Factory this year to provide "Take & Make" Summer Craft Kits for kids of all ages!  Each craft kit includes a summer themed wood cut-out picture frame created exclusively for Upland Recreation and Community Services participants, paint, and paint brush.  All that's needed is creativity to provide a personal touch from the comfort of your own home!  

$11 per craft kit.  Pre-registration is required.  To register, please visit Take & Make Summer Craft Kits With The Sawdust Factory.

For additional information, please contact Upland Recreation and Community Services at (909) 931-4280.

City
of
Upland
California

460 N. Euclid Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4100

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.