Here at Mill Valley Recreation, we wanted to provide you with resources to make your time at home as fun, healthy and enriching as possible!
The City of Mill Valley has received many messages of concern from community members who have observed children, especially teenagers, congregating around Mill Valley during the Shelter in Place order.
Effective Monday March 16, 2020 Mill Valley Recreation closing facilities and cancelling classes, programs & events until further notice.
The Mill Valley Recreation Department is hosting a Call for Proposals for our Fall 2020 Class Session. Want to teach for Mill Valley Recreation? Now is the time to apply!
Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A on Lockdowns, Mass Shootings & Everyday Gun Violence, Tuesday, March 24th at 7pm at the Mill Valley Community Center.
If you and your canine friend(s) have been out and about in the past week or so, you may have noticed some new informational signs around town.
Mill Valley Recreation is offering American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Courses starting in April, 2020.
The Mill Valley Arts Commission's Call for Musical Artists, for the 2020 Summer Concert Seasons, ends February 25th.
Spring | Summer Registration Opens Tuesday, February 25th and Includes Enrichment, Youth & Adult Classes, Swim Lessons, Summer Camps and More!
Come down to the Mill Valley Recreation Camp Fair and Preschool Open House, Sunday, February 9th and the Mill Valley Community Center!
Two Mill Valley volunteers where honored on February 1st at the California Park and Recreation Society (CPRS) 70th Annual Awards & Installation Banquet.
Please join us at the Mill Valley Community Center, Thursday, February 6th for the Mill Valley Friends of Parks & Recreation 2020 Fundraiser.
Community service in Mill Valley takes many forms, historically it takes the form of an individual or group working on one particular project to benefit a specific need within the community. Last month, one of our nonprofits, Friends of Steps, Lanes and Paths (SLPs), took a different approach.
In September 2019, the City of Mill Valley announced the closure of the pedestrian bridge connecting Bayfront and Hauke Park due to one of its twelve support piers being compromised. Inspections, necessary approvals, and repairs were completed in record time by the City of Mill Valley, and the bridge was re-opened on November 27, 2019 at 3pm.
Winter 2020 Registration opens Tuesday, December 10th & Includes Enrichment, Youth & Adult Classes, Swim Lessons and More!
Boyle Park was made litter-free, thanks to the efforts of civic-minded members of the Outdoor Art Club and Clean Mill Valley who joined forces on October 12, 2019 to remove litter from one of Mill Valley’s oldest and most beloved parks.
The Mill Valley Golf Course is hosting a Glow Ball Golf Tournament, Friday, November 22nd, 2019.
Representatives from the City of Mill Valley, Mill Valley Recreation, Mill Valley Chamber, Outdoor Art Club and Mill Valley Arts Commission gathered in Old Mill Park last month to celebrate and dedicate Big Wave Bench, the creation of longtime Bolinas artist and arborist-turned sculptor Chuck Oakander, who has a passion for making functional, fun benches and sculptures from tree trunks.
Council introduced an Ordinance to clarify the chapters in the City's Municipal Code pertaining to the control of dogs in public places.
On September 21, 2019 more than 60,000 volunteers came together across the state of California to participate in 35th Annual Coastal Cleanup Day.
The Shorty is here! The City is hosting the Shorty Golf Tournament at the Mill Valley Golf Course from October 2nd to 6th! Come on down and show your golf skills!
The Mill Valley City Council is seeking to fill an unscheduled vacancy on the Arts Commission. Application deadline September 19th, 2019.
Make your days easier by purchasing a bus pass!
The Mill Valley Arts Commission presents FREE Concerts in the Plaza. Sundays, August 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th 2pm-5:30pm.
We are pleased to announce that the Community Center has received a new generator to provide critical services during a prolonged electrical outages we may experience in extreme weather conditions.
We will be CLOSED for our 2019 Annual Maintenance beginning Saturday, August 10 through Sunday, August 18
Thank you to everyone who has shared their support of this amazing athletic field!
The Mill Valley Recreation Department is hosting a CALL FOR PROPOSALS for our Winter 2020 Brochure
On May 6, 2019, 400 students, plus 100 teachers and chaperones, spent the day working on a variety of service projects in and around the City of Mill Valley and southern Marin.
Come and join us for a fun afternoon filled with exercise, laughter and mingle to honor all STRONGMoms out there! Goodie bags, snacks and drinks are provided! For more info contact Coach Tilda firstname.lastname@example.org. Cost $40/person.
On Saturday March 23rd, volunteers of all ages gathered at the Bayfront Meadow to tackle the tall weeds that had grown after this winter’s plentiful rain
The Mill Valley Arts Commission welcomes local artist to submit designs for murals on City Utility Boxes around town as part of our PaintBox celebration of Earth Awareness Month in April.
On Saturday, January 12, the volunteer organization Friends of SLPs got to work on a challenging project – filling in and repairing approximately 180 steps on SLP 53.
Plan your special day at this fantastic free event with wonderful local vendors.
Join the Conversation by taking the community and/or artist survery! We’ve got work to do and we want you to be a part of it!
Proceeds go to support Mill Valley Parks & Recreation projects and programs
The Recreation team is all so very appreciative of the hard work and enthusiasm our Office Aides show everyday; we couldn’t do it without them!
Members of the Mill Valley Little League Board of Directors volunteered to clean-up an area of Bothin Marsh near the Mill Valley Middle School and the City Corporation Yard
The Spring Craft and Gift Market will be held on Saturday, May 5th, 9am – 4pm at the Mill Valley Community Center. Vendor applications due by April 20th at 5pm.
At their meeting on Monday evening, the Mill Valley City Council approved a Resolution approving the plans and specifications for the long-awaited Sycamore Park Restroom and authorizing the City Manager to award and execute a construction contract.
From April 1st through Earth Day, April 22nd, each time you walk an SLP, take a picture of yourself in front of the sign with #SLPWarrior included and you will be entered into a contest to win a 20-day punch card to access the newly renovated fitness center at the Mill Valley Community Center (winner must be 14 years or older).
Dark + Light – The Rock and Roll Photography of Jay Blakesberg will showcase on April 3, 2018 at 5:30PM.
Mill Valley Arts Commission is soliciting local artist interested in participating in the City's new public art program
The all-volunteer group Friends of the Steps, Lanes and Paths is kicking off a city-wide “Adopt-an-SLP” program for individuals, families, neighborhood groups, schools, book clubs, businesses, scouts or scout troops can formally Adopt and SLP.
The City of Mill Valley is launching our new monthly workdays starting this Saturday, November 11th cleaning up Bayfront Park.
Thank you to everyone who came out on Saturday, November 4, 2017 to celebrate the new Miller Avenue!
Today's air quality level is now at the "Red" level, which means
"Unhealthy." People with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should avoid prolonged or heavy exertion. Everyone else should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.
100% of funds raised will go towards Mill Valley Parks and Recreation projects.
Currently, the pool at Mill Valley Aquatics and Fitness Center is closed it for Monday, October 9, 2017.
The new Bayfront Community Garden is in bloom and we are ready to celebrate!
Please come and join City Councilmembers, Parks & Recreation Commissioners, city staff, donors, community gardeners and community members at the official ribbon cutting ceremony.
Light refreshments will be served. This event will happen rain or shine.
Our Fitness Floor renovation project will take place Friday, August 11th through Monday September 4.
The fun never stops at the Mill Valley Recreation Summer Camps!
Don't miss out on learning this fun and life-saving skill! The MV Aquatics & Fitness Center has classes for all ages and abilities, both private and group instruction. Please check out our website page under Swim Lessons or call 415-383-1370 with questions.
The Mill Valley Recreation Department is very happy to announce our 12th Annual Holiday Craft Fair at the Mill Valley Community Center
180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley on Saturday, December 3, 2016
10:00a.m.–5:00 p.m. The public will be admitted FREE. More info....
The latest news on the Miller Avenue Streetscape Project.