First Thursday Social Club
Thursdays: March 2, April 6, 7:00–8:30 pm | Teen Center, 147 Gregory Lane

Monthly Social Club for adults with developmental disabilities. Held on first Thursday of the month. Open social
time plus structured group activities. Pool and air hockey tables available. Snack provided. Emergency Contact Waiver
required at first visit.

Drop In Fee: $7 (Caregivers free)
For more information contact Sheila Cotruvo at scotruvo@pleasanthillrec.com

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Special Recreation Dances
Fridays, 7:00–9:00 pm

PH Recreation & Park District, in partnership with City of Concord and City of Walnut Creek, hosts dances specifically designed for adults with development disabilities. For more information contact Sheila Cotruvo at
scotruvo@pleasanthillrec.com.

Senior Center: Chateau Room

Admission: $7 per person (caregivers free)
1/13, 3/10. .........PH Senior Center
2/10. . . . . . . . . . Concord Senior Center
4/14. . . . . . . . . . Walnut Creek Heather Farms
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Easter Pancake Breakfast & Boutique
April 15, 9:00–11:00 am
Senior Center: Chateau Room

Join us for our delicious pancake breakfast! Also enjoy a spring selection of handmade items from the boutique.
Tickets: Adults 11+: $5
Children 5–10 yrs: $3 | 4 & under: Free!
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"Egg-Citing " Egg Hunt (rain or shine)
Saturday, April 15, 2017
PH Park: Basketball Court

Important! Pre-registration is required.Register by 12:00 pm, April 14. All who attend come away with a goody bag and a
smile. Bring your camera and your Easter baskets. Enjoy visits with the Easter Bunny. Have fun with facepainting and
other “egg” citing activities. Catch the Pleasant Hill Express running all morning long. Check-in begins for all age groups at
9:30 am. Activities close at 12:00 pm.

Egg Hunt | $7.50/$6.00 (Dist. Res.)
Check-in begins for ALL AGE GROUPS at 9:30 am
6160.201 0–3 yrs 10:30–10:45 am
6160.202 0–3 yrs 10:50–11:05 am
6160.203 4–6 yrs 11:15–11:30 am
6160.204 7–10 yrs 11:30–11:45 am
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Literary Women
Saturday, April 22, 9:30 am–3:00 pm
Community Center: Perera Pavilion

Bay Area Bluestocking Festival of Authors. For readers and writers!
Tickets available January 17 at literarywomen2017.eventbrite.com.

Admission: $49/person
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Wine Women & Shoes Fundraiser -Tickets go on sale January 9, 2017!
Sunday, May 21, 2:00–6:00 pm
Community Center: Perera Pavilion

Be there! Be fabulous!
Buy tickets early for the most popular luxury fundraiser event of the season. Benefits HomeAid Northern California and Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District. Visit www.winewomenandshoes.com/contracosta to buy tickets or for more
information. Follow the action at facebook.com/wwscontracosta.
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  Laugh, Love & Learn
Friday, May 5, 9:30 am–1:00 pm
Pleasant Hill Senior Center, 233 Gregory Lane

Laugh, Love & Learn Senior Live Well Forum: A day full of educational and uplifting speakers, plus lunch. All funds raised benefit the Senior Center Care Management Program. For registration and more information, call the Senior Center at (925)798-8788. Buy tickets now! Event is a sell-out!
2017 Featured Speakers:

“Get the Facts on Medical Marijuana”presented by Eloise Theisen, RN

“Frauds & Scams Targeting Seniors” presented by FBI Special Agent D. Strange

“A Day in the Life of a Romance Author” by Gretchen De La O, Author


Tickets on sale 3/20: $25 if registered by 4/21; $35 after 4/21
Come early for the free Ultimate Senior Resource Fair from 8:30 am–1:00 pm.
Over 50 vendors from the local area and free giveaways! ​
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  Pleasant Hill Star Quest
Saturday, April 22, 7:00 pm Sunday, April 23, 2:00 pm
DVC: Performing Arts Center
$10 advance / $5 (18 yrs & under) $15 at door / $10 (18 yrs & under)
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  Friday Night Family Swim
June 23, 6:00–9:00 pm
PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

Enjoy an evening of swimming! Public Swim Passes are valid for entry. See Public Swim for drop-in admission and additional information.
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  Family Camp Out
Saturday, June 17
Check In: Saturday, 3:00 pm
Activities Begin 4:30 pm Check-out: Sunday, 8:30 am Pleasant Hill Park

Join us as Pleasant Hill Park becomes Camp Pleasant Hill. Celebrate Father’s Day weekend outdoors as you introduce your kids to camping. Fun for the whole family! Includes activities, crafts, campfire with s’mores, music, and an outdoor movie. Includes hot dogs and hamburgers for dinner and donuts, juice and coffee for breakfast. Bring: tent, sleeping bags, chairs, flashlights, snacks, change of clothes, and personal items. NO pets. Call 682-0896, or visit pleasanthillrec.com.
6164.301 6/17 Sa/Su 3:00 pm-9:00 am
  Pool Safety Day
Friday, June 30, 1:00–5:00 pm
PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

Learn about pool safety from your local Lifeguards, Paramedics, Firefighters and Medical Flight Crew! Pools and Sprayground will be open for public swimming, lifeguard demonstrations and more!
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PHRec 4th of July Festivities
Fun & Games in PH Park, 10:30 am–2:30 pm

Keep Cool at the Pool, 12:00 pm–5:00 pm Sprayground open • PH Aquatic Park

Special July 4th Pancake Breakfast
8:00–10:00 am • Pleasant Hill Senior Center
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  Pleasant Hill’s 8th Annual Blues & Brews Festival
Friday, July 14, 6:00–9:00 pm
Pre-Party Concert Saturday, July 15, 12:00–6:00 pm

Pleasant Hill Park , 147 Gregory Lane

Enjoy a fun-filled family day of live blues music, food, vendors and draft brew tasting. No fee to enter festival. Tickets required for draft brew tasting only. Sign up by June 1 to participate in the NEW Home Brew Making Competition. Winner selected at the event.Call (925) 682-0896 to sign up. Draft brew tasting tickets available soon.

Co-sponsors: PHR&PD and the Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce.
www.bluesandbrewsfestival.com
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Derby Day
Friday, July 21, Race starts at 1 pm
PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane

All ages are welcome! Test your engineering skills and design a boat out of cardboard, recycleables and duct tape. All boats will compete in races across the pool. Wear your swimsuit and prepare to get wet! Minimum two people per boat. Pre-registration required by July 19. For rules or information, call 682-0896. Entry Fee: $5/boater
8780.301 7/21 F

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  American Iron Car Show
Sunday, August 13, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Downtown Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District celebrates the 16th annual American Iron Car Show. FREE to the public! Stroll down Crescent Drive in Pleasant Hill and view the spectacular cars of yester-year. Vote for your favorite.

Attention Car Owners Register your pre-80s car and enter competition. Entry fee: $30. Register early! Downtown space is limited. Download registration form here. Questions? Please call (925) 682-0896
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  Tinkers & Thinkers Innovation Share Fair
Saturday, September 16 | 11:00 am–3:00 pm

Creative Thinkers! Amazing Tinkers! Don’t miss Pleasant Hill’s spin on the popular “Makers Fair”! Participate in a variety of “hands-on” and make-and-take activities. Engage in science, technology, engineering, arts & mathmatics (S.T.E.A.M.)! Marvel at the latest mind-blowing innovations from local makers, entrepreneurs, businesses, non-profits and educators. Free for all ages.

Brought to you by Pleasant Hill Library & PHRec & Park District. Pleasant Hill Park & Teen Center

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More Events!

Dance Events, click here
Teen Events, click here
Senior Events, click here

Mark your calendar:
PH Senior Center Crab Feed: Friday, January 27
Laugh, Love Learn & Learn: May 5, 2017

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EVENT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Be recognized in the community!

Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District Special Events are only made possible by the generosity and support of our sponsors. Sponsoring event is excellent opportunity to promote your local business and show your committment to making our community an exciting, fun and better place to live.

2017 Annual Sponsorship Packet
In effort to increase sponsor value and community impact, Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District is pleased to introduce our Annual Sponsorship package. Interested in sponsoring an event?! Please contact Sheila Cotruvo at (925) 771-7652 or scotruvo@pleasanthillrec.com

Here is a list of exciting 2017 community-wide events with sponsorship opportunities:

> Come Together
> Literary Women
> Wine Women & Shoes
> Blues & Brews
> Tinkers & Thinkers Innovation Fair

> Holiday Festival 2017

Katrina Hunn at (925) 691-5645 or khunn@pleasanthillrec.com