Youth Programs

WE ARE NO LONGER ABLE TO SEND PAPERWORK TO PARENTS THROUGH THE SCHOOL SYSTEM.  

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL:  Boys and girls in the 2nd-8th grade are eligible to participate in this program that will teach the fundamentals of volleyball in a fun and organized setting.  Games will be held on Saturdays and some Thursday evenings.  Location TBA

YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL:Boys and girls in the K-6th grade are welcome to participate in this program.  They will learn the FUNdamentals of football, team play, and sportsmanship in an organized setting.  Games will be held on Tuesdays and Saturdays at Dobson Field.

Both seasons are TENTATIVELY set to begin on Saturday, September 23, 2017.

REGISTRATION FEE IS $35.00 if registered by Friday, September 1, 2017.  After Friday, September 1, 2017, players will only be assigned to a team if vacancies arise.  The fee will also increase to $45.00.For more information, please call the Recreation Department at 559.592.5262 or email Lwachter@exetercityhall.com.

WE WILL BE TAKING REGISTRATIONS AT STRAW HAT PIZZA LOCATED AT 1111 W VISALIA RD ON TUESDAY, AUGUST 8, 15 AND 22, 2017 FROM 5:30PM-7:30PM.

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Recreation Department

EXETER WADING POOL: CLOSED till further notice.

YOUTH SOCCER: IS FULL.

SUMMER FUN CAMP: For boys and girls ages 6-12.  Fun Camp will run the week of July 21-25 from 10am-3pm.  Camp will start and finish at the City Park.  Campers will enjoy arts and crafts, games, field trips, swimming and much more.   Fee for this program is $65.00. Fee does not include lunch.  We do not prorate for this program and there are NO REFUNDS.  You can come to the Community Services office at 137 N F St. to register. There must by 60 campers for this program to move forward.  Checks will not be deposited and refunds will be issued if less than 60 campers sign up.

 

Call 559.592.5262 for information or email Linda Wachter.

Park and Facility Rentals

City of Exeter Parks Facility Summary

Facility Location Acreage
Dobson Field East Rocky Hill Drive 17
City Park Chestnut & D Street 2.53
Brickhouse Park Palm & Filbert 0.97
Joyner Park Pine & C Street 0.50
Water Tower Park Pine & B Street 0.25
Rose Garden Park Palm & A Street 0.22
Schelling Park Pine & Filbert 0.01
Planter Park Maple & B Street 0.01
Scroth Park Vine & Belmont 5
Unger Park Belmont & Glaze 4.7

 


Parks & Recreation Facilities For Rent 

City Park City Park City Park is located across from Lincoln School at Chestnut and D Streets.  The site has 3 covered eating area. The Lions Club arbor is located closest to the gazebo and rents for $30.00 per day with a $50.00 refundable cleaning/damage deposit. The deposit fee increases to $100.00 if you plan on having alcohol. The Wading Pool arbor is located next to the wading pool and rents for $30.00 per day with a $50.00 refundable cleaning/damage deposit. The deposit fee increases to $100.00 if you plan on having alcohol.  For the Lions Club arbor and the Wading Pool arbor you must provide your own tables and seating. The City Park arbor( the largest arbor in the park) includes picnic tables, sink and a barbeque and rents for $75.00 per day with a refundable cleaning/damage deposit of $100.00. The deposit increases to $200.00 if alcohol will be present.  The Special Event fee is $135.00 for use of the entire park. Refundable cleaning/damage deposit is $200.00 and increases to $300.00 with alcohol.  For Special Event rentals, Proof of Insurance is required with the City of Exeter as an additionally insured. The wading pool is currently not available for rental. Reservations must be made at the Community Services Office at 137 N F St. or by phone at 559.592.5262.

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park3 Brickhouse Park  This park is located at Palm and G St.  The site includes a picnic table and a covered area. There are no restroom facilities at this site. The cost is $15.00 for 2 hours and $5.00 for each additional hour or $30.00 for the day.  The cleaning deposit is $25.00 or $50.00 if you have alcohol.  Reservations must be made at the Community Services office or by phone at 559.592.5262.

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Dobson Field  

Dobson Field is available for rent for $50.00 per field.  Lights are available for $15.00 per hour. (There is a 2 hour minimum per night, per field) Please call the Community Services office for reservations. 559.592.5262.

 

Exeter Lions Stadium:  This stadium is available for rent for baseball games at the rate of $100.00 per day.  This fee does not include lights or use of the scoreboard.  There is additional fee of $15.00 per hour with a 2 hour minimum for lights. Special event fee is $300.00 per day.  This fee includes 2 hours of lights.  For Special Event rentals, Proof of Insurance is required with the City of Exeter as an additionally insured. Reservations must be made at the Community Services Office at 137 N F St. or by phone at 559.592.5262.

Parks Available for Recreation But Not For Rent

Joyner Park, Water Tower Park, Rose Garden Park, Schelling Park, Planter Park, Scroth Park and Unger Park

Private Parks

Exeter Bark Park

The Exeter Bark Park is located at F and Palm Streets and is operated by the Friends of Residential Exeter Dogs.