Youth Programs

Solvang Parks and Recreation offers multiple youth programs for children of all ages. Pre-registration is required for all programs. Please register here or call (805) 688-7529 to register with a credit card, or come in- 411 Second Street in Solvang.  Office hours 12-5pm.


Kung Fu

Instruction by Chris Milner.  Class held at Solvang Vets Hall

Little Dragons- Ages 4-6, 4-4:30pm, Tues/Thurs, 1xweek $30/month or 2xweek $45/month, pay at beginning of month

Kung Fu- Ages 7+, 4-5pm, Tues/Thurs, $63/8 visits.  1xweek $45/month or 2xweek $70/month, pay at beginning of month.
Register here

Boys Lacrosse
Wednesdays, Jan 5-Feb 2, grades 3-8, 3:15pm-4:45pm
Thursdays, Jan 6-Feb 3, grades K-2, 3-4:15pm, Sunny Fields, $25/per practice or $100 (5 classes)
Players will learn shooting, scooping ground balls, throwing, catching and learn the rules of the game while participating in fun and competitive drills.  Equipment provided if reserved in registration.  Wear cleats (lacrosse, soccer or football), water and mouthpiece.
Register: www.hotshotslax.com/try-lacrosse


Art Classes with Ms. Halina
Tuesdays, Feb 1-22, 3:30-5pm, Ages 8-11, $135 materials included, Vets Hall
Introduction to painting using different paint techniques (acrylic paint, watercolors, gauche, inks and mixed media) and various subject matters.  Each class will start with a short presentation on the theme, showing that subject was implemented by other artists.
Feb 1- Landscape, Feb 8- Still-life, Feb 15- Floral. Feb 22- Portrait/Figurative
Register here

Valentine's Day Parents Night Out
Monday, Feb 14, 6-8:30pm, Ages 6+, Vets Hall $10
Parents get some alone time while the kids get to make a craft, play games and enjoy a snack.  Space is limited, advance registration is required by Feb 11, 4pm.
Register here

Fairy Garden Workshop
Wed/Thurs, Feb 23 & 24, 10am-12pm, Ages 6+, Vets Hall, $48
Join us for two days of magical fun creating an enchanting miniature garden and other fairy inspired crafts.  Learn about fairies and a few other surprises along the way!
Register here

Junior Vet Club
Wednesdays, March 9-30, 3:30-4:30pm, Ages 6-12, $100, held at SYV Humane Society- 111 Commerce Drive, Buellton
Junior Vet Club presented by SYV Humane Society/DAWG- Do you have a budding veterinarian in your home?  Then this class is for them!  This interactive will go over basic veterinary care for dogs and cats, answer questions and explore cases the push the Jr Vet into thinking like a doctor.  Learn about animal shelters, dog bite prevention and more!
Register here

Kind Kids
Tuesdays, March 15-29, 3:45-4:45pm, Vets Hall, $20
Teach your kids the importance of volunteerism and random acts of kindness.  The group will have tasks and projects around town while visiting with people in need.  Positive attitude required.
Register here

Pre Tball
Thursdays March 10-31, 4-4:45pm, Ages 3-4, Sunny Fields, $40
For beginners; learn how to play the game.  Participants will need a glove.  Parent participation required.
Register here

Pre-Soccer

Wednesdays, April 27-May 18, ages 3-4, 4-4:45, Sunny Fields Park, $40

Introduction to the game of soccer.  Developmentally appropriate and fun learning experience.  Parent participation required.

Register here

Teen Dances
Friday, Feb 11, 7-9:30pm, Grades 6, 7, 8, $10- Vets Hall, Solvang
Friday, April 22, 7-9:30pm, Grades 6, 7, 8, $10- Buellton Rec Center
Students will receive permission slips at their school 1-2 weeks prior to each dance.  Please bring the permission slip to the dance with $10 cash, or pay for a ticket here.  You can also obtain the permission slip here.

IB1on1 Soccer Clinics
Monthly classes: Fridays, 4-5pm, Ages 3-13, all levels, $130/month
Designed for all levels of play.  Register at www.ib1on1.com or email ivan@ib1on1.com
Winter Clinic: Feb 21-23, 8:30am-12pm, Ages 5-15, all levels, $140, register at www.ib1on1.com or email ivan@ib1on1.com

Basketball Clinic

Wednesdays, March 16-April 6, $45, Solvang Elementary Outside Basketball courts- Lowe Campus
Ages 5-7: 3:30-4:30pm
Ages 8-12: 4:45-5:45pm
-Dec 9 (no class Nov 25), 3:30-4:30pm, Ages 6+, $20, Vets Hall

Learn to play the exciting game of basketball and develop your skills with Coach Candice.
Register here