Current Programs

Below is a listing of our current programs.

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

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
After School Program Waiver Form

Thank you to our sponsors:
Jackson RancheriaCity of Plymouth


ACRA Bingo at the American Legion Hall - new day and location!!
Start time: 6:30
Early Bird games start at 6:15
1st and 3rd Tuesdays
Buy-in: $10 for 10 games - 6 top
Black out is up to $200. Raffle prizes and pull tabs!
Complimentary desserts & coffee. Beer, wine, soda and water available for purchase. Feel free to bring your own dinner.
Support your local recreation agency! For more information, call Amador County Recreation Agency at (209)223-6349.
Bingo flyer

Book Sale

The Friends of the Amador County Library will hold their Fall Book Sale October 17-19 at the American Legion Hall, 12134 Airport Rd., Sutter Creek on Hwy. 49 across from the Italian Picnic Grounds. Thousands of books, audio books, DVDs and CDs in every category will be sold at bargain prices.
Friday, Oct. 17 4 pm-7 pm (Member only night; join at the door)
Saturday, Oct 18 10 am-5 pm
Sunday, Oct 19 11 am-3 pm (all items half price)
Proceeds from the sale benefit the Amador County Library. For more information call 209-223-3390.

Downhill Extravaganza

Bring your whole family and ride this fun downhill course on Main Street in Amador City on September 13, starting at 4pm! Pay $5 per person or $20 for a family and ride as many times as you want. Every rider must wear a helmet, closed-toe shoes and sign a waiver at registration. Pre-registration is available at the ACRA office! Bring your own big wheel, or borrow someone else's.
ALL RIDERS MUST HAVE...Signed waiver, closed-toe shoes and a helmet.
If you would like to sponsor this event, email for more information.
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Thank you to our sponsors:
Jackson Rancheria Sweet Pea Septic Supervisor Richard Forster

Ghost Trails Cemetery Hunt

Use the map we give you or GPS to find three upcountry cemeteries, searching for specific headstones corresponding to stories of pioneers who settled in Amador County. How to play: Pick up a packet from ACRA for $10 each. Proceeds benefits ACRA and the Amador County Cemetery Board.
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Movie - Rocky Horror Picture Show

Come enjoy this cult classic Friday, October 24th at The HUB in downtown Jackson. Come in Costume and Create the Experience known as the "Rocky Horror Picture Show". Bring rice, newspaper, squirt guns, flashlight, rubber gloves, noisemakers, confetti, T.P., toast, party hat, bell, and a deck of cards. Scripts are available.The movie starts at 7pm and is $5 per person.
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Tri Amador 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. Awards presented to top finishers and age-group winners.
When: Sunday September 28th
Where: Lake Camanche
Registration Deadline: Friday September 26th
Guarantee yourself a race t-shirt: Register before September 6th
Price: Sprint Individual - $70, Sprint Relay - $95, Olympic Individual - $85, Olympic Relay - $125
For more info, call ACRA at 223-6349.
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Swim map
Run map
Olympic distance bike map
Sprint distance bike map
Transition & staging map

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Thank you to our sponsors:


Fly Fishing

In partnership with Amador Flyfishers, a local fly fishing club, ACRA is pleased to offer a course to teach the ins and outs of fly fishing.
Learn how to fly fish with the Amador Flyfishers. Classes are October 4th and 5th with a fishing trip October 18th with location TBD. Classes will be held at The HUB Community Center. The cost is $40 per person, please pre-register as space is limited to 20 students,18 years or older, under 18 can attend with adult participant. Course content will include: Bugs, their life cycle and importance to fishing, overview of equipment and how to use it, where the fish are holding in the water and why, casting techniques and more! A free 6 month membership to the Amador Flyfishers Club is included to all participants!
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French Class

Bienvenue! The purpose of this class is to give you an immediate speaking ability in French. This 10-week class runs Wednesdays, September 24-November 26 from 6pm to 7:30pm at the ACRA office. The cost is $150 per person. To pre-register, email Anthony Moyer.
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Telescope & Astronomy Workshop

Amador Astronomical Society and ACRA present a Telescope Workshop & Basic Astronomy, followed by Star Party on Saturday October 18 at 6:30pm at Mollie Joyce Park in Pioneer. Are you looking to buy a telescope? We'll tell you what to look for. Do you own a telescope but haven't gotten it to work as expected? We'll help you! In mid-October, we'll have a comet near Mars and an eclipse. Join us to check it out! For more info, call Richard at 295-6651 or email
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Basketball - Men's League

What: 10-week league
When: Sunday nights starting October 5, 2014
Where: Amador High School
Price: TBD - call ACRA to ask about price
Registration Deadline: September 29
Manager's Meeting: Wednesday, September 24 at 6pm at the ACRA office
Registration form
Team registration form

Basketball - Women's League

What: 6-week league
When: Sunday nights starting September 14, 2014
Where: Argonaut High School
Price: $350 per team
Registration Deadline: September 9
Manager's Meeting: Tuesday, September 9 at 6pm at the ACRA office
Registration form
Team registration form

Dodgeball - Adult

What: Too much fun in a 6-week league
When: Saturdays starting November 8, 2014
Where: Argonaut High School Multipurpose Room
Price: $200 per team
Registration Deadline: November 5
Manager's Meeting: Sunday November 1 during open gym dodgeball at Argonaut High
Free Adult Open Gym Dodgeball: Saturday Oct. 25th and Nov. 1st. at Argonaut High Multi Purpose Room
Registration form
Team registration form

Flag Football - Adult

Congratulations to Davenport Properties for winning Amador County's First Ever Adult Flag Football League!!!!
Final standings & schedule from the first league

What: 8-week league
When: Saturdays around noon starting September 20
Where: Jackson Jr. High Field
Price: $350 per team
Registration Deadline: September 17
Manager's Meeting: Wednesday September 17 at 6pm at the ACRA office
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Registration form
Team registration form
League rules

Flag Football - Youth

Youth Flag Football will be back in Spring/Summer of 2015. For more information call (209) 223-6349.
Final Standings and Schedule from 2014 Youth Flag Football League
Thank you to our sponsor:
Jackson RancheriaNew York Fitness
Four Acres LandscapingUmpqua Bank
American Legion

Soccer - Adult Co-Ed League

What: 8-week league
When: Saturday afternoons starting August 23, 2014
Where: Jackson Jr. High Field
Price: $400 per team
Registration Deadline: August 21
Manager's Meeting: Thursday August 21 at 6pm at the ACRA office
Registration form
Team registration form

Softball - Men's

What: 16 regular season games plus playoffs for every team
When: Mondays and Wednesdays starting June 16, 2014 (Home Run Derby July 16)
Where: Pioneer Park in Pioneer
Price: $650 per team
Registration Deadline: June 10
Manager's Meeting: Wednesday June 4 at 6pm at the ACRA office
Registration form
Standings & schedule
Team waiver form

Tri Amador Triathlon

Volleyball - Co-Ed Adult League

What: 6 week league
When: Sundays starging July 13 (Open Gym Volleyball every Sunday 2-6pm at Argonaut High School)
Where: Argonaut High School
Price: $175 per team
Registration Deadline: July 9
Manager's Meeting: Sunday June 29 at Argonaut during Open Gym Volleyball
Standings and schedule
Open Gym Volleyball Flyer
Registration form
League rules

Youth Sports Fair

The Youth Sports Fair will be back in Spring/Summer 2015. For more information call 223-6349 or email