Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for a job?

Please see our Employment and Volunteer Opportunities page.

Where are you located?

The District Office is located at 6000 Orange Avenue. (Google map). Exit Hwy 99 at Florin Road east towards Stockton Boulevard. Turn right at Florin Mall Drive. Florin Mall Drive ends at Orange Avenue. District Administration Headquarters are located at the intersection of Florin Mall Drive and Orange Avenue at Sheldon Park.

When are you open?

The District Administration Headquarters is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Community and Aquatic Center hours vary by location. Following is our detailed list of hours:

Admin Office – CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
Monday – Friday
8am – 5pm, by appointment only

Fruitridge Community Center – CLOSED
Monday – Friday
9am – 2pm

Rizal Community Center – CLOSED
Monday – Friday
9am – 5pm

Pat O’Brien Community Center
Monday – Friday
9am – 5:00pm and during permitted programming

Fruitridge Aquatic Center – Please visit our homepage.

New Aquatic Center – Please visit our homepage.

How do I rent a park or facility? How much will it cost?

Rentals and associated costs vary depending on events, locations, dates. For more information please visit our Facility Rentals.

Activity Guide

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Registration is Easy!

Register for classes and activities offered by Southgate Recreation & Park District.

Southgate Recreation & Park District Refund Policy

Programs, Classes, and Activities:
Refunds and transfers are granted without fees for cancellations received at least 72
hours prior to the first class. Failure to attend a class does not constitute grounds for a
refund. Refunds will be provided if an activity is canceled by the District. A transaction
fee may be charged for cancellations.

Payment of Refunds:
Refunds issued in the form of a check take up to 30 days to process. Refunds may be
issued to your Southgate ActiveNet account to use for future programs, classes,
activities, park rentals and/or facility rentals. Refunds to a Southgate ActiveNet account
are available earlier. Southgate Recreation & Park District reserves the right to cancel or change program
offerings, park permits or facility rentals at any time.