There will be a free Back to School Open House on Thursday, September 22nd, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the City’s Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center, 600 South McClelland Street in Santa Maria.

Come and see all of the great programs that are available for teens this fall and enjoy some free refreshments.  Learn what an amazing resource the youth center is, meet the well-trained staff, and check out the teen programs such as Teen Trails Hiking Club, Key Club, Junior High Girls Night Out, and PAL Robotics. Participate in the fun and games planned for the evening and enjoy a chance to win door prizes.

More information about the youth center is on the City’s website,

Questions may be directed to the Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department at 925-0951 ext. 2260.


Department:                             Recreation and Parks

Contact Person:                      Cindy Hoskins, Recreation Supervisor

Telephone Number:                  (805) 925-0951 ext. 2349

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