Summer Youth Recreation Program

The Summer Youth Recreation Program (SYRP) is a weekly program that provides positive and exciting social experiences through recreation for youth ages 6 - 14 years old. SYRP will focus on incorporating character development skills such as confidence, integrity, leadership, and teamwork. Each week of SYRP will include games, crafts, sports, and activities related to the theme of the week.

Letters to Parents

Program Dates and Times

Tuesday, June 20 - Friday, July 28, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm  (No program on Monday, June 19, and Tuesday, July 4, 2022. Due to the shortened weeks, Week 1 and Week 3 will include a special lunch and treat at no additional cost.)


  • NEW - Bayshore Community Center, 450 Martin Street
  • Gellert Park, 50 Wembley Drive
  • Marchbank Park, 10 S. Parkview Avenue
  • Westlake Park, 145 Lake Merced Boulevard

Optional AfterCare

AfterCare is for registered SYRP participants only. AfterCare is general programming from 3:00 - 6:00 pm, and does not have scheduled activities. Participants will be offered a snack, and have supervised play by a recreation leader.

Volunteen Leadership Program

The Volunteen Leadership Program is for high school students to receive onsite work experience, complete community service hours, and work with youth participants in the Summer Youth Recreation Program. Special Hangouts at Larcombe Clubhouse will be open to all Volunteens registered in the Summer 2022 Volunteen Program.

Scholarship Information

The Summer Enrichment Program Scholarship will be dedicated to improving access to the Summer Youth Recreation Program for socio-economically disadvantaged (SED) students, who are San Mateo County residents. Any scholarship award may ONLY be applied toward weekly Summer Youth Recreation Program fees. 

To apply, submit the completed  2023 Summer Enrichment Program Scholarship Application (PDF) and additional documentation to or visit our Administration Office located at 111 Lake Merced Boulevard.

Scholarship applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis until Wednesday, May 31, 2023. If approved, scholarship awardees will be contacted by staff and will be provided additional information.

More Information

For more information, refer to the SYRP Flyer (PDF) or contact us at or (650) 991-8001