In light of the COVID-19 situation, the Parks & Recreation Dept. is in process of creating a plan to continue our services and programs in alignment with the Governor’s Office and New Mexico Department of Health directives. Please check back here or look for notifications from our administrative office or information posted to social media for updated information.
The City of Las Cruces Adaptive Sports and Recreation Programs assists adults, youth, and children with and without disabilities in using their leisure time to enhance their physical, social, emotional, intellectual and artistic abilities
After School Programs
Designed to provide an affordable, quality After School program for children during the regular school year. The program helps children develop their academic, physical, and social skills in a safe and caring environment.
The City of Las Cruces Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of aquatic facilities, including indoor and outdoor pools, as well as swim lessons, programs, and other special events.
Las Cruces Parks and Recreation offers a variety of recreation programs, including sports, teen programs, and art programs.
Out of School Time (OST) programs provide quality services to school-aged youth through formal and structured opportunities. OST program goals and content can vary considerably, but most programs seek to engage youth and provide learning, enrichment, and leadership opportunities to support youth academic success and overall development.
Investing time in youth is investing in the community’s future. The Youth Services Section is committed to working in partnership with youth, families, and communities to provide programs that keep children safe, healthy and help them succeed in school and life.