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A listing of links to maps available on the city of Peoria Website.

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This section contains information and links to the Peoria Public Library's website, the Arts Commission, the Center for Performing Arts, and Annual Arts festivals and Celebrations. 

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The Seattle Mariners and the San Diego Padres conduct spring training at the Peoria Sports Complex each February and March. Everything you need to know is at PeoriaSpringTraining.com.

A listing of area hotels, motels and RV Parks, listed by distance from the Peoria Sports Complex.

The city of Peoria, Arizona is proud to be the "Gateway to Lake Pleasant," one of the finest water recreation areas in Arizona.

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The Peoria Center for the Performing Arts consists of a 280 seat main stage auditorium and an 80+ seat black box theater, designed to bring award winning community theater to downtown Peoria. 

City of Peoria hiking trails information, directions and maps.

A listing of links to maps available on the city of Peoria Website.

Special Events, sponsored and hosted by the city, held throughout the year at the Peoria Sports Complex, Oldtown Peoria and other areas.

The Peoria Sports Complex is home to the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners during spring training, and many other events throughout the year.

Summer Programs 

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Contact Information for all programs below:   
Community Services Department  •  9875 N 85th Ave. Peoria AZ, 85345  •  623-773-7137      


Summer Camp 

Summer Camp is an extension of the AM/PM program with field trips and activities that keep the children busy throughout the day in a safe and secure environment. Summer Camp is licensed by the Department of Health Services (DHS). Funding is offered through Department of Economic Security (DES) for those who qualify. Call DES at (602) 771-0014 for information. Military assistance is available, call (623) 773-7139.

Age 5 and entering Kindergarten to 14 years old 
May 22 – July 31
Monday – Friday
6 a.m. – 6 p.m.
(Closed  May 25 and July 3) 

An extended day camp is also available August 3-7.

Camp Locations: 
• Alta Loma - 9750 N 87th Ave
• Cheyenne - 11806 N 87th Ave
• Frontier - 21268 N 81st Ave
• Sunset Heights - 9687 W Adam
• Paseo Verde - 7880 W Greenway Rd
• Sundance - 7051 W Cholla Ave
• Zuni Hills - 10851 W Williams Rd 

For prices, registration information and other details, click here. 


Summer Recreation Drop In Program 

This exciting program features arts and crafts, group games and free play to help kids have a fun-filled summer and experience new and old recreational activities. Optional off-site field trips are offered throughout the week at an additional cost. Trip information will be available at the sites in May.

Program Note:  This program is a drop-in program. The children may leave at anytime without permission, including those that arrived on the shuttle bus. If this is not a program for you and your child please refer to the City of Peoria Summer Camp Program.   

Supply Fee: $60 for Residents; $100 for Non-Residents

Children entering grades 1-5 in Fall 2015 May 26 – July 16  
Monday – Friday; 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
(Closed July 3) 
• Country Meadows - 8409 N 111th Ave
• Coyote Hills - 21180 N 87th Ave
• Desert Harbor - 15585 N 91st Ave
• Oakwood - 12900 N 71st Ave
• Sky View - 8624 W Sweetwater
• Sun Valley - 8361 N 95th Ave
• Vistancia - 30009 Sunrise Point

For registration, field trip and other details, click here.   

Tiny Tots Program 

Tiny Tots is licensed by the Department of Health Services and provides daily arts and crafts, music and story time, group games and free play for the children to enjoy. Optional off-site field trips will be offered throughout the week for an additional cost. Field trip information will be available at the sites and online beginning May 29. Tiny Tots is an excellent place for your child to develop social skills and enjoy great activities; however, it is not a preschool or daycare, it is a recreational-based program. If you have any questions, please call before registering. Children may attend any days and times that are convenient. Birth certificates will be requested upon registration.

Ages 4 and 5
May 26 - July 16
Mon. – Fri.; 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

(Closed July 3)  
• Peoria Elementary, 11501 N. 79th Ave.
• Apache Elementary, 8633 W. John Cabot Rd.

Fee: $60/Residents; $100/Non-Residents (Includes T-shirt and morning snack)
All field trips and some special activities are an additional fee and are optional. 

For registration information and other details, click here. 

Lil' Learners Summer Fun Program  

This is the same Lil’ Learner’s with a little summer kick. The Lil’ Learner’s summer program incorporates field trips, guest speakers and activities into the regular curriculum. Field trips are offered through the week to Harkins movies, Wazee’s World, Sunrise Pool swim and Oasis Gymnastics focusing on gross motor skills. Possible guest speakers are Peoria Fire Department, Oliver the Otter, sun safety and bike and helmet safety.  Space is limited.

We provide an opportunity for children to participate in a variety of activities and to expand their educational, social and developmental horizons in a supervised and secure environment. The goal of the program is the total well being of each child. The program is licensed by the Department of Health Services and is open to both residents and non-residents of Peoria. 

Children ages 3 yrs, 6 months to 5
Summer program: May 22 - July 21 
Sunrise Family Center, 21303 N. 86th Dr.
(west side of Sunrise Mountain High School,
next to the pool)
For registration information and other details, click here.   

 Step Out Summer Teen Recreation  

This program is perfect for teens looking for an alternative to staying home during the summer.  This exciting program features arts & crafts, group games and on-site tournaments. Optional off-site field trips will be offered throughout the week at an additional cost. Trip information will be available online soon. 

ALL children entering grades 6th-9th
(ages 10-15)
May 26 – July 16
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
(Closed July 3) 
• Peoria High School - 11200 N 83rd Ave
• Parkridge Elementary School - 9970 W Beardsley Rd
• Centennial High School - 14388 N 79th Ave

Supply Fee: $60 for Residents; $100 for Non-Residents

Resident Rate:  If where you permanently reside or live is located within the corporate limits of the City of Peoria and you pay property taxes to the City, you are eligible for the resident rate.  Proof of residency is required at the time of registration.  Acceptable proof is a copy of your property tax statement showing the physical location of your residence or we can look this up at www.Maricopacounty.org.

Registration: Available Now! 

Program Information: Transportation will be provided from Peoria Elementary schools as outlined below:

  • Peoria High School - from Cheyenne, Ira Murphy, Santa Fe, Country Meadows, Sun Valley, Cotton Boll, Alta Loma and Peoria Elementary
  • Centennial High School - from Oakwood, Sundance, Oasis, Paseo Verde, Sky View and Desert Harbor
  • Parkridge Elementary - from Apache, Coyote Hills, Frontier, Zuni Hills, Sunrise Mountain High School, Vistancia and Lake Pleasant

Participants utilizing the shuttle service are asked to be in front of the school office by 7:45 am for pick up.  Return time will be approximately 2:30.  Please allow more time for special field trip days. 

Cash cannot be accepted onsite for field trips. Please pay with a check or money order

Mission Statement  

It is the mission of the Community Services Department to meet the needs of the citizens of Peoria by developing, implementing and maintaining quality programs, services, events and facilities which are cost effective, creative and responsive to citizen input.