Activity Guide and registration

The City of Menlo Park offers a broad and diverse selection of classes for children, teens, adults, and seniors.

Community classes take place in many city facilities including the Onetta Harris Community Center, the Arrillaga Family Recreation Center and Arrillaga Family Gym, at municipal tennis courts and parks, and at local businesses.

Instructors include permanent employees, part-time employees, and independent contractors. Activity Guides are updated seasonally and contain valuable information on community classes, events, programs, and updates. 
2017 Summer Activity Guide

Online registration


Everyone is able to view our current classes and register online. Please let us know if you are experiencing any issues. We welcome your feedback and will be continuously improving our new software. Remember: mail-in, fax-in and walk-in registration is still available for your convenience.

Activity Guide


The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is now online! You can also download your own copy. Take the opportunity to read about all of the exciting activities, classes, and events happening this summer. Class registration opens on the following dates for Winter/Spring 2017:
  • Resident registration: April 24, 2017
  • Unincorporated Menlo Park residents: April 27, 2017
  • Nonresidents: May 1, 2017

Activity Guide distribution schedule


  • Winter/Spring Guide: early December
  • Summer Guide: late April
  • Fall Guide: late August

Interested in becoming an instructor?


The City of Menlo Park is continuously looking for instructors to offer new classes! This is a great opportunity to share your expertise or talents with your community. Is there a class that you wish we had for your child or yourself? If so, let us know! Read over our contract instructor handbook for further details.