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AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES PROGRAM (A.S.A.P.)

A.S.A.P. registration for the 2021-2022 school year is now OPEN!

A.S.A.P. is intended to provide a fun, safe, and wholesome environment for children during after school hours.  A.S.A.P. supplies Hesperia Unified School District 1st – 6th grade students with homework time, sports activities, arts and crafts, and organized indoor and outdoor games.  Enrollment is limited.  Pre- registration is required and children must be currently enrolled at the school where the program is offered.  A.S.A.P. operates only while school is in session.  Registration can be completed online at HesperiaParks.com.  For more information, please call (760) 244-5488.

ASAP News Release 2021_22.pdfASAP 21-22_for web updated 1-8-21.pdf

 

 

YOUTH SPORTS - GIRLS VOLLEYBALL AND FLAG FOOTBALL

The Hesperia Recreation and Parks District is excited to remind everyone that Youth Sports are back and ready to pick up where we left off! Registration for our 2021 Fall Youth Flag Football and Girls Youth Volleyball leagues will close on July 25th. The Flag Football league is open for ages 5-14 and will be $70 for Hesperia residents. The Volleyball league is open for ages 9-17 and will be $72 for Hesperia residents. There are only a few days left to register your child for Fall Youth Sports! Don’t wait and sign your child up now!

Also, don’t forget that you can share your child's football and volleyball experience by becoming a volunteer for the team. Help is needed with coaching, assistant coaching, and other team needs. Click the volunteer box when you register your child!

For more information, please visit HesperiaParks.com!

Press Release - HRPD Volleyball and Football 7.16.21.pdf2021 Flag Football Postcard.pdf2021 Fall Volleyball Postcard.pdf

 

 

 

MOVIES IN THE PARK – STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

Celebrate National Park and Recreation month with Hesperia Recreation and Park District and T-Mobile with a free family fun event!  Join Hesperia Recreation and Park District for Movies in the Park presented by T-Mobile, on July 31st.  We will be showing Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker at Hesperia Civic Plaza Park, located at 15833 Smoke Tree Street.  While at Movies in the Park visit T-Mobile’s booth by 9:30 p.m. to enter for a chance to win a T-Mobile JBL GO2 Ultra Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker! To learn more, ask the T-Mobile representative working at the booth.  No purchase necessary, open to US residents 18 or over.

To check movie rating and content, please visit www.imdb.com or www.kidsinmind.com.  The show starts at dusk but come early to save a seat and visit all of our vendors!

For more information please visit HesperiaParks.com!

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MOVIES IN THE PARK – WONDER WOMAN 1984

Celebrate National Park and Recreation month with Hesperia Recreation and Park District and T-Mobile with a free family fun event!  Join Hesperia Recreation and Park District for Movies in the Park presented by T-Mobile, on July 24th.  We will be showing Wonder Woman: 1984 at Hesperia Civic Plaza Park, located at 15833 Smoke Tree Street.  While at Movies in the Park visit T-Mobile’s booth by 9:30 p.m. to enter for a chance to win a T-Mobile JBL GO2 Ultra Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker!  To learn more, ask the T-Mobile representative working at the booth.  No purchase necessary, open to US residents 18 or over.

To check movie rating and content, please visit www.imdb.com or www.kidsinmind.com.  The show starts at dusk but come early to save a seat and visit all of our vendors!

For more information please visit HesperiaParks.com!

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POWER PLAY CENTER REOPENING

The music, the disco lights, the good vibes as you roll around the rink.  We’ve missed seeing your smiling faces go round and round the Power Play Center and IT’S BACK!  Friday, June 18, 2021, marks the reopening of the Hesperia’s place to be on Fridays and Saturdays, located at 10770 ‘I’ Avenue.  Bring your friends, your families, and a little courage if it’s been a while – you won’t be the only one.

Skate sessions are Fridays, 5:00-9:00 p.m., and Saturdays, 2:00-6:00 p.m. and 6:30-10:30 p.m.  Admission is $5.00 per person, and skate rentals are $3.00 per person. 

Have a birthday or team party to plan?  Try one of our affordable Party Rental packages ranging from the General Area, Small Room, and Large Room.  Private Parties are also available on Sundays or by request.

Pickleball is also back and running!  Come join the newest game craze on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 6:00-9:00 p.m.  Entrance is $5.00 per participant and can be paid online.  For ages 18 and older.

For more information, roll by our website at HesperiaParks.com/Power-Play-Center. 

News Release - Power Play Center Reopening.pdf

 

 

 

VOLUNTEER PARK RANGER PROGRAM

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a Park Ranger?

Does protecting the parks while engaging with your community sound like an exciting career?  Kickstart your dreams in the Volunteer Park Ranger Program at the Hesperia Recreation and Park District, and gain valuable experience that will shine on any resume. 

Join the HRPD Park Rangers on ride-alongs throughout Hesperia’s parks, facilities, and special events.  Learn good judgement and respect, and build relationships with community members that foster a positive environment in the parks and facilities we share.

Please visit hesperiaparks.com/hrpd-volunteer-park-ranger-program to apply online.  We look forward to working with you!

Volunteer Park Ranger Program Press Release.pdf
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HESPERIA LAKE FISHING REPORT, 5/30/2021

•  Dates Covered on this Fishing Report:  5/13/21 – 5/30/21
•  Report Completed by:  Anthony
•  Best Bait:  Chicken Liver, Shrimp, Garlic Mackerel 
•  Weather Conditions:  Warm Days (approx. 73-95˚) and Cool nights (approx. 52-62˚).  We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy and days.
•  Water Temperature:  67˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
•  Last stock - Catfish (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 5/27/21
•  Next stock - Catfish (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 6/10/21
•  Hatchery:  Superior Catfish Inc., Arvin, CA (Catfish)
•  Average Size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-3 range.
•  Top Spots of the Week:  Sandy Point, Finger, North Shore

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Steven & Patricia Kinsey, Rancho Cucamonga, landed a nice 6 fish stringer using chicken and strawberry Kool-Aid over on Sandy Point.

Purple Wendy strikes again!! - Catching 2 catfish using shrimp over off North Shore.

David Boe, Hesperia, reeled in this 3Lb. catfish using nightcrawlers on the North Shore.

Steven and Patricia Kinsey back again for a second time!!! They had an even better day with both limiting out this time, using the same chicken with strawberry Kool-Aid at Sandy Point.  Keep it up!

Brian Frandson, Apple Valley, makes his return to the report with another awesome day limiting out of catfish over by Catfish Cove using the M&M combo.  Great job Brian! (photo unavailable)

Frank Murillo, Victorville, landed his 5 fish limit of catfish using nightcrawlers. (photo unavailable)

Hesperia Lake Park
7500 Arrowhead Lake Road
Hesperia, CA 92345
(760) 244-5951
 

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 5-30-2021.pdfSteven & Patricia Kinsey.jpgPurple Wendy.jpgDavid Boe.jpgSteven & Patricia Kinsey 2.jpg

 

 

 

Notice of Vacancy on the HARD Foundation Board of Directors

Notice is hereby given that the Hesperia Recreation and Park District (DISTRICT) Board of Directors invites residents within the DISTRICT to submit applications to fill one (1) vacancy on the Hesperia Area Recreation District Foundation (HARD) Board of Directors.  This would be a commitment to serve a two (2) year term as a Board Member on the HARD Foundation (at the discretion of the DISTRICT Board of Directors).

The HARD Foundation meets once every month, January through November.  The role of the HARD Foundation Board is to advise, assist, and represent the DISTRICT.  Service on the HARD Foundation Board is voluntary.

Individuals interested in serving on the HARD Foundation Board are required to submit an online application to be considered for selection.  Additional information and applications may be obtained and submitted via the District website, hesperiaparks.com.  Applications will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 18, 2021.

Individuals interested in serving on the HARD Foundation Board are required to submit an online application to be considered for selection.  Additional information and applications may be obtained and submitted via the District website, hesperiaparks.com.  Applications will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 18, 2021.

Press Release_Vacancy on HARDFoundation Board 1-2020.pdf

 

 

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 5/13/2021

• Date of Fishing Report:  5/13/21   
• Dates Covered on this Fishing Report:  5/6/21 – 5/13/21         
• Report Completed by:  Anthony
• Best Bait:  Mackerel, Shrimp, Nightcrawlers 
• Weather Conditions:  Warm Days (approx. 79-90˚) and Cool nights (approx. 59-61˚). We’ve had many clear sunny days, along with some windy and days.  
• Water Temperature:  65˚, Water Level:  100% normal, Clarity:  Clear to about 2 feet from shore.
• Last Stock - Catfish (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 5/13/21
• Next Stock - Catfish (1,000 LBS):  Thursday, 5/27/21
• Hatchery:  Superior Catfish Inc., Arvin, CA (Catfish)
• Average Size:  Most 1.5 – 2.5 pounds.  Several caught were in the 2-3 range.
• Top Spots of the Week:  Sandy Point, Finger, North Shore

CATCHES OF THE WEEK:

Dominick Sullivan, Barstow, landed his limit of catfish using chicken breast with Strawberry Jell-O over at Sandy Point.  Great Day!

Noel Rubio, Victorville, also landed his limit of catfish using chicken breast with Strawberry Jell-O, also on Sandy Point.

Michael Gonzales, Apple Valley, landed a 3.5Lb catfish using garlic shrimp over by Grassy Bank.

Michael Gonzales, Apple Valley, landed a 3.5Lb catfish using garlic shrimp over by Grassy Bank.

Hesperia Lake Fishing Report, 5-13-2021.pdfDominick Sullivan & Noel Rubio.jpgMichael Gonzales.jpg