Recreation Division

Update on Recreation Programs & Facilities

Updated: March 31, 2021


The City continues to follow the guidance of the Santa Clara County Public Health Department in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). Based on the latest recommendations, we've modified programs, events and service deliveries. Please note that this is a fluid situation, and as new information arises, the City may make further adjustments. For more information, visit the City's COVID-19 resource page

Food Services

Essential services that will continue at this time include:

  • Second Harvest Food Bank Brown Bag Program at the Mountain View Senior Center will take place from 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. on the 1st and 4th Tuesday of each month.
  • Senior Center Nutrition Program - Curbside pick-up of to-go boxed lunches will take place in the back of the Senior Center parking lot. Distribution will take place Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.


The appointment system and program details for lap swim is available online. Visit our lap swim appointment page at

Reservation of City Facilities

Reservations at the Mountain View Community Center, Mountain View Senior Center, Historic Adobe Building and General Use Notifications in a Park have been canceled or postponed until further notice. The City will not be accepting new reservations of City facilities at this time. Renters should consider alternative plans if a notice of immediate cancellation or facility closures should take place. Please contact if you have any questions.


Based on the County of Santa Clara's current tier, visit the link below for permitted activities: 

Guidance for Outdoor and Indoor Youth and Recreational Adult Sports 


As subdivision of the Community Services Department, the Recreation Division prides itself through a wide range of educational, creative and fun programs offered for our community. Our goal is to “Create Community through People, Parks and Programs” by offering diverse programs and facilities that help build a strong sense of community, promote cultural diversity, encourage health and wellness, and support assets for youth.

Recreation e-Newsletter

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Upcoming Special Events

Fri., May 21, 2021
8:30 p.m.  -  10:30 p.m.
  Drive-In Movie Night at Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sat., May 22, 2021
8:30 p.m.  -  10:30 p.m.
  Drive-In Movie Night at Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sat., June 5, 2021
10:30 a.m.  -  11:00 a.m.
  Virtual Dance-A-Thon