Park, Recreation & Libraries amenity update

Updated October 01, 2020

Before you head out to the park, we encourage you to read this information thoroughly and be sure to bring your hand sanitizer, some water and remember to use at least 6 feet of physical distancing.
This list is updated as information changes.

Now open

  • Playgrounds - updated rules on playground use from CDPH
  • Pools – Swim lessons or those with lap swim reservations. Book lap swim at
  • Adventure Club - Distance learning childcare information at
  • Recreation programs, swim lessons – Limited offerings. More information on our COVID-19 Remix webpage at
  • Restrooms
  • Skate park - Closed 10/12-10/22 for repairs
  • Maidu Museum & Historic Site – Open 9:00am–1:00pm, Friday–Saturday. Reservations required for indoor museum visits. More information.
  • Libraries – Sidewalk pickup for holds available 10:00am–4:00pm, Tuesday–Saturday. Open for in person services beginning Sept. 18. More information.
  • Dog parks – Parks are open but seating areas are closed. Please bring hand sanitizer for use after touching gates/fence and water for yourself and your dog.
  • Sports courts, fields, turf areas – Open for physically distanced drills or conditioning, no game play or practice (groups must remain in cohorts and follow CDPH guidance at
  • Golf courses – Tee times limited and must use individual carts, more details under the COVID-19 tab at
  • Park & Trails
  • Vernon Street Town Square Spray Ground – Open 10:00am–7:00pm through Oct. 4

Current closures/cancellations

  • Drinking fountains
  • Fitness stations
  • Picnic areas/benches
  • Maidu Community Center

We continue to provide customer service 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday at 916-772-PLAY (916-772-7529) or

The decisions regarding reopening are based on a combination of information from federal, state and local health officials as well as best practices from California Park & Recreation Society , American Library Association and the National Recreation and Park Association.

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