Current Programs

Below is a listing of our current programs.

==========Special Events==========

49er Bypass Run - 5K & 10K

Overall results
5k results
10k results

Thank you to our sponsors:

After School Program in Jackson and Plymouth

This program is 100% FREE! Open to 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Located at Lodge Hill in Plymouth open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and in Jackson at The Hub open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 2-5. We do all sorts of fun activities and projects as well as the occasional field trip (free also!). Homework help is available and snacks are provided. We are open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 2pm-5pm. Be sure to bring your completed and signed by a parent waiver form. We will not meet on school holidays or minimum days. We hope to see you there! For more information e-mail kgoehner@amadorgov.org (Plymouth) and bnichols@amadorgov.org (Jackson).
After School Program Waiver Form

Thank you to our sponsors:
Jackson RancheriaCity of Plymouth

BINGO! BINGO! BINGO!

ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall
1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month. Please check bingo flyer for updated schedule
Early Bird games start at 6:15
Start time: 6:30
Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top
Black out is up to $250. Raffle prizes, u pick ems, & pull tabs!
Complimentary desserts & coffee. Sodas and water are available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner and your friends.
Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
Bingo flyer

Gardening - Community Plots Now Available!

It's the grand opening of the ACRA-ARCD Community Garden in Jackson. Plot reservations are now available!
Small plots: 4x12 - $50 annual fee
Large plots: 4x24 - $100 annual fee
PLUS $100 refundable deposit
Location: The Historic Chichizola/Cuneo Ranch, 1334 Jackson Gate Road
Call ACRA today at 223-6349!
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Ghost Trails Cemetery Hunt

Take a trip back in time on the ghost trails adventure! A scavenger hunt through the historic Pine Grove, Aqueduct and Volcano cemeteries. Use a map to find specific cemeteries on the adventure. Find the headstones that correspond to short stories of pioneers, their journey west and settling in Amador County. Packets are $10, available at the ACRA office or we can email it to you. This is a great family activity! Proceeds benefits ACRA and the Amador County Cemetery Board.
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Tri Amador Triathlon

Sunday October 4th -- Sprint and Olympic Distances Available, a USAT Sanctioned Triathlon. The swim takes place in the waters of Lake Camanche, the bike ride features a loop through the beautiful hills of Buena Vista, and the run is an out-and-back on the lakeview China Gulch Trail. Prizes to the top overall finishers -- Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals to the top 3 finishers in each age group. Each participant will receive a free t-shirt, a goodie bag, and healthy snacks throughout the day.
View flyer
Registration form
Swim course
Sprint distance bike course
Olympic distance bike course
Running course
Transition area map

Youth Programs - Summer at the HUB

New and fun youth programs every day including dance, gardening, arts & crafts, games, theater & more. Participants can enroll for a day, week or the entire program!
When: June 8 - July 31
Where: The HUB, Main Street, Jackson CA
For more information, please contact Barbara Nichols at 223-6349.
View the activity schedule and prices

==========Camps==========

==========Classes==========

Astronomy

Monthly astronomy meetings at the HUB in Jackson at 7pm. Free to all astronomers, bring your telescopes! 2015 meeting dates: Feb-7, Mar-7, Apr-11, May-2, Jun-6, Jul-11, Aug-1, Sep-26, Oct-24, Nov-28, Dec-19.

For more information, please contact Barbara Nichols.

Internet Safety Class

Presented by Tori Moody of CPU Computers, this class will cover safer browsing, identity protection, avoiding scams, social networking do's and dont's, spyware, password protocols & much more!
When: Saturday August 8
Where: The HUB, 206B Main St, Jackson
Cost: $30
To register, email Barbara Nichols or call ACRA at 223-6349.
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Wines of the World

Join in an exploration of the primary grape growing and wine making regions of the world. Learn the principle grape varieties from each region and what wines they are used to produce. The grape varieties, growing conditions, geology and specific wine characteristics for important wine regions in France, Spain, Italy, South America and California will be covered.
When: Saturday June 27, 1-5pm
Cost: $35
To register, email Barbara Nichols or call ACRA at 223-6349.
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Yoga

Affordable Vinyasa style yoga classes every week! Suitable for all levels!
Mondays & Thursdays 9-10am and 5:30-6:30pm at Pine Grove Town Hall (19889 Hwy 88 in Pine Grove)

Fridays 9-10am at Margaret Dalton Children's Center (975 Broadway in Jackson)
Donation: $5 per class, drop ins welcome!
For more info, Marie Schluter, 209-915-3244.
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Zumba

Ditch the workout and join the party! Zumba Tuesday nights at The Hub. 5:30-6:30pm. $7 general, $5 student.
Flyer

==========Sports==========

Basketball - Men's League

Congratulations to Team Matich Vukovich Insurance for winning ACRA's A League Spring 2015 Men's Basketball League Championship!!! Congratulations to The Botto Inn for winning ACRA's B League Spring 2015 Men's Basketball League Championship!!! The Next Men's Basketball League will start in Mid-September 2015. If you are interested in playing call ACRA at (209) 223-6349 or email jwilliamson@amadorgov.org
Final Standings
Rules
Roster
Thank you to our sponsor:
Jackson Rancheria

Basketball - Women's League

Congratulations to Team Hanford House for winning ACRA's Spring 2015 Women's Basketball Championship!!
The next Women's Basketball League will start early October 2015
If you are interested in playing call ACRA at (209) 223-6349 or email jwilliamson@amadorgov.org
Final standings
Rules

Dodgeball - Adult

What: 6-week League including playoffs
When: Thursday nights starting July 9th
Where: Argonaut High School
Price: $200 per team
Manager's Meeting: Thursday July 2nd, 7:00pm at Argonaut High School - During Open Gym Dodgeball
FREE Open Gym Adult Dodgeball: July 2nd from 6-7:30pm at Argonaut High School
Flyer
Registration form
Rules
Roster

Flag Football - Adult

What: 6 vs. 6 flag football, 8-week League including playoffs
When: Saturdays starting September 5th
Where: Jackson Jr. High School
Price: $350 per team (Pays for 2 refs, painted fields, pylons, yardage markers, footballs, flag equipment, etc)
Flyer

Flag Football - Youth

What: 6-week League
Who: 4th-8th graders
When: Sunday evenings starting June 28
Where: Jackson Jr. High School main field
Price: $30 per player - includes team shirt/jersey
League Meeting: Wednesday June 10th, 6pm at the ACRA Office (10877 Conductor Blvd. Sutter Creek, CA)
Flyer
Registration form
Rules

Thank you to our sponsors:
Black Chasm Cavern - (209) 736-2708
Four Acres Landscaping - (209) 418-8428
Seekers Insurance Center - (209) 223-9100
Sons of the American Legion - (209) 223-2963
Umpqua Bank - (209) 223-4110

Soccer - Adult Co-Ed League

League is underway. If you are interested in joining as an individual, call ACRA at (209) 223-6349 or email jwilliamson@amadorgov.org
Standings and schedule
Registration form
Rules
Team roster form

Thank you to our sponsors:
Schwabe ResidentialIone Rotary

Softball - Men's

League is underway. If you are interested in joining as an individual, call ACRA at (209) 223-6349 or email jwilliamson@amadorgov.org
Standings and schedule
Registration form
Rules
Team roster

Swimming Pools

Ione Pool at Ione Jr. High, 450 S. Mill Street in Ione
Season opens June 6
Day Swim 1-6pm, Adult Lap Swim 12-1pm, Weekends 1pm-6pm
Admission: 17 and under, Seniors 55 and older, and lap swim - $2, Adults 18-54 years - $3. Monthly & season passes also available for individuals & families.
For information about pool hours, swim lessons, pool rentals and season passes please download the brochure. To register and pay for Ione pool lessons and passes, please contact ACRA at 223-6349.
Questions? Email acra@amadorgov.org
View the Ione pool brochure & swim lesson registration

Plymouth Pool on Sherwood St in Plymouth
Season opens June 6
Day Swim 1-6pm, Adult Lap Swim 6-7pm, Weekends 1pm-6pm
Admission: 17 and under, Seniors 55 and older, and lap swim - $2, Adults 18-54 years - $3. Monthly & season passes also available for individuals & families.
For information about pool hours, swim lessons, pool rentals and season passes please download the brochure. To register and pay for the Plymouth pool lessons and passes please contact ACRA at 223-6349.
Questions? Email acra@amadorgov.org
View the Plymouth pool brochure & swim lesson registration

Sutter Creek Pool at Amador High School, 330 Spanish Street, Sutter Creek
Season opens June 6
Day Swim 12-5pm, Adult Lap Swim 5-6:30pm, Weekends 12-4:30pm
Admission: 17 and under, Seniors 55 and older, and lap swim - $2, Adults 18-54 years - $3. Monthly & season passes also available for individuals & families.
For information about pool hours, swim lessons, pool rentals and season passes please download the brochure. To register and pay for Sutter Creek pool lessons and passes, please contact the City of Sutter Creek at 267-5647 or visit the pool.
Questions? Email acra@amadorgov.org
View the Sutter Creek pool brochure & swim lesson registration

Tri Amador Triathlon

Sunday October 4th -- Sprint and Olympic Distances Available, a USAT Sanctioned Triathlon. The swim takes place in the waters of Lake Camanche, the bike ride features a loop through the beautiful hills of Buena Vista, and the run is an out-and-back on the lakeview China Gulch Trail. Prizes to the top overall finishers -- Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals to the top 3 finishers in each age group. Each participant will receive a free t-shirt, a goodie bag, and healthy snacks throughout the day.
View flyer
Registration form
Swim course
Sprint distance bike course
Olympic distance bike course
Running course
Transition area map

Volleyball - Co-Ed Adult League

When: Sundays starting June 28th - Games start at 1:30pm
Where: Argonaut High School
Who: Co-ed Adults and High School Players - A League and B league - All skill levels welcome
What: 7 week league where each team plays two matches every game day
Price: $175 per team
Manager's Meeting: Sunday June 21th - 3pm at Argonaut High School - During Open Gym
League Flyer
Registration form
League rules

Volleyball - Open Gym

When: Going on now - Sunday's from 1:30-4:30pm
Where: Argonaut High School
Who: Co-ed Adults and High School Players - All skill levels welcome
Price: $2 per person - First time is FREE
Open Gym Volleyball Flyer