Virtual Recreation Centers

Virtual Recreation Resources

This site is created to help us through these challenging times. We hope to provide resources that will keep you happy, healthy and engaged. The city has created a page full of information on food distribution locations to keep all of you healthy.
We are committed to ensuring that our community has 24/7 access to our recreation services at this time of social distancing.

Week of June 8-14

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Heath & Fitness

Monday: No Rope Skip Rope 
Tuesday: Quiet Workout 
Wednesday: Soccer Stars 11-11:40 am (Register in Advance) 
Thursday: The Moodsters: Life Lessons for Children 
Friday: 14 Storebought Items You Can ReGrow 
Saturday: Sponge Ball Fun 
Sunday: Self Care Sunday with Monterey County Free Libraries

Additional Resources

More Health and Fitness resources can be found in our Health & Fitness page.

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Register now for a Free, 4-week virtual season called Junior Giants at Home. More information here.

2020 Natural Science Discovery Camp

2020 Natural Science Discovery Camp

Hooray for Habitats!

If you are 8-12 years old, join us June 8-12th for Virtual Summer Camp!

To Sign up, Click Here 

About Ventana Wildlife Society

Ventana Wildlife Society  logoVentana Wildlife Society (VWS) is a private non-profit that was founded in 1977 by a group of private citizens to restore endangered species native to the central coast of California. Ventana Wildlife Society is committed to conserving native wildlife and their habitats through Education and Outreach, Conservation Ecology, Species Recovery and Habitat Restoration. Since 1992 VWS has provided meaningful outdoor education to the youth of Monterey County. To learn more about our organization please visit us at:

This program is funded by the Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District; Nancy Buck Ransom Foundation; Harden Foundation; David & Lucile Packard Foundation; Monterey Peninsula Foundation, Community Foundation for Monterey County; Pebble Beach Company Foundation

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Nature & Virtual Travel

Monday:  Machu Picchu 
Tuesday:  Arches National Park 
Wednesday:  600+ College Campuses 
Thursday:  The Russian Tea Room 360-degrees 
Friday:  Edakkal Caves, Kerala, India 
Saturday:  Studio Ghibli Museum in Mitaka, Japan 
Sunday: Powell Hall Drone Tour

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Monday:  10 Mouthwatering Recipes For Potato Lovers • Tasty 
Tuesday: How to Grow Ginger in Containers 
Wednesday: Fun Facts About Carrots 
Thursday: Lunch at the Library: Grab and Go Meals (11:30am-1:30pm) 
Friday: 5 Minute Stovetop Pizza 
Saturday: 360-degree Farm Food 
Sunday: Homemade Fruit Rollups

The city has created a page full of information on food distribution locations to keep all of you healthy.

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Arts & Crafts

Monday: Art With Impact: OLIVE Film Collection 
Tuesday:  JamKazam Music Festival (Replay on Youtube)
Wednesday: Interactive Virtual Art 
Thursday: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra 
Friday: 9 Virtual Art Experiences 
Saturday: DC JazzFest From Home Series 
Sunday: Create at Home

More Resources

The Arts Council for Monterey County (Arts4MC) has a long list of special activities. Check it out. Also, please see our Education and Arts resources page.

Health & Fitness

You’ll find resources for children, teens, adults and kids of all ages on our health and fitness page.

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Monday: Scrabble 
Tuesday: Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month 
Wednesday: The Wooden Spoon 
Thursday: Low Impact Full Body HIIT 
Friday: Merengue 
Saturday: Senior Gold Fitness Dance 
Sunday: Sunday Exercise for Seniors

More Resources

For information on COVID-19 special resources for seniors, please check out the Marina Senior Association website.

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Great Plates Delivered

If you’re a resident of Monterey County and interested in the Great Plates Program, use this link to get information.

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The City of Marina Recreation Department has teamed up with the National Academy of Athletics to offer 5-day virtual sports camps in football, soccer, basketball, baseball, marshal arts, and volleyball. See Details.

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Please get the latest on Covid-19 from the City’s Covid-19 Update Page.