Youth Programming


We offer a variety of youth programming throughout the year for locals and visitors alike. 

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Summer Camps

We offer a variety of summer camps for children 4-14 years of age. Registration for summer camps opens the first Monday of April each year at 8:00 a.m. Camps fill up quickly and space is limited. See our summer camps page for camp descriptions and links to registration or our Activity Calendar for an overview of all our recreation programming, dates, prices, and ages. 

Toddler Time

Toddler Time will be offered at the Mammoth Lakes CommunityCenter (1000 Forest Trail) every Tuesday from 9:30-11:00am  (4 week  sessions).The program is open to all parents who have children under kindergarten age, with typically 6-8 children per class (max. enrollment 12). Sessions commence on September 12, 2017  and conclude on June 5, 2018 (see session dates). Cost is only $48/child per 4-week session, with a 50% sibling discount.For additional information, please contact Angela Jacoby at (805) 407-6297 or the Parks and Recreation Department office at (760) 965-3690.
Session Dates:
 Session 1                                  September 12, 19, 26 & October 3
 Session 2                                  October 17, 24 & November 14
 Session 3                                  November 28 & December 5, 12, 19
 Session 4                                  January 9, 16, 23, 30
 Session 5                                  February 6, 13, 20 & March 6
 Session 6                                  March 13, 20, 27 & April 3
 Session 7                                  April 10, 24 & May 1, 8
 Session 8                                  May 15, 22, 29 & June 5

Hot Shots Basketball

Hot Shots is a fun and exciting co-ed instructional basketball program for 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders taught by Coach John, a Recreation Coordinator, and parent volunteers. The first month of the program is clinic style where the children learn the skills of the game. The last two months of the program is intramural league play where the children are divided up into teams where they will play against each other. Register here.

Fall Ice Skating Lessons

The ‘Jump-Start Skating’ Program is intended as an introductory course for beginner skaters.* The classes are scheduled for a 4-week period from November 27, 2017 – December 18, 2017 and are held every Monday (weather permitting) from 3:15-5:15pm . Program  fee is $30 and includes skate & helmet rentals. Register here  or by contacting the Parks and Recreation Department office at (760) 965-3699.
*Intermediate/Advanced classes available on request. Subject to availability. Please contact the Mammoth Ice Rink on (760) 965-3695 for more information.

Winter Ice Skating Lessons

The following classes are scheduled for a period of 6 weeks from January 8, 2018 – February 12, 2018 and are held every Monday (weather permitting) from 3:15-5:15pm . All levels welcome. The program fee is $50 and includes skate & helmet rentals. Register here or by contacting the Parks and Recreation Department office at (760) 965-3699.

Youth Hockey Program

Mammoth Lakes Youth Hockey is open to skaters from 5-18 years old. The program fee for the 2017/18 season is only $99 and includes two sessions per week, a season pass, jersey/socks and AAU membership (required). Youth hockey sessions are scheduled every Monday and Wednesday from 5:30-8:30pm  (non-holiday), beginning November 27, 2017. Email for information or to register.

Instructional Basketball

This is an introductory level program for kids who are just becoming interested in the sport of basketball. This FREE program is designed for children ages 5-7. 

Little Sluggers T-Ball

Introduce your child to the wonderful sport of baseball with this fun, safe and educational league. Parent involvement is required and children ages 1.5-5 are welcome to join. This program typically runs from May-June.

Education 2 Go!

Ed 2 Go instructor-facilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient and highly interactive. Instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. All courses run for six weeks and are project-oriented. Included in the course are lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links and more. Visit our Online Instruction Center at and get started today!


How to Register

Signing up is easier than ever with our online registrations. Simply create a profile online and start signing up the whole family.

Have questions? Call us at (760) 965-3699, or visit us in the Town offices located above Giovanni's.

Thank you for choosing the Parks and Recreation Department for your family recreational and community services needs.

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