For all activities, the participant must be the advertised age or grade for a program before the program ends, unless stated otherwise. All age requirements are set to benefit the participants and to make the instruction consistent and safe.
A completed registration form with the liability waiver signed by EACH registering adult or the parent or guardian of a minor must be included with each registration. Incomplete forms cannot be processed.
Monterey Residents receive discounted rates. Monterey Residents are those who reside within the city limits of Monterey. Proof of Monterey residency is needed to qualify for discounted fee.
Verification of Residency
All first-time registrants and current customers who have a new Monterey address must submit proof of residency along with their registration form. If your driver’s license does not have a Monterey address, a Monterey utility bill, phone bill, or lease agreement plus a photo ID is acceptable.
All active duty military and their families receive the Monterey Resident Fee regardless of where they reside.
Cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover or personal checks (made payable to City of Monterey) are accepted.
No payment is necessary when joining a waiting list. As space becomes available from cancellations, candidates on our waiting list will be contacted by telephone and given until the close of business the next work day to respond before staff moves on to the next person on the waitlist.
Withdrawals, Transfers and Cancellations
Monterey Recreation strives to provide you with high quality recreational and educational opportunities. We are confident that your participation will be personally valuable and enriching.
No refunds will be given after the class begins. Refunds given if notified before the class begins. A 25% service charge will be assessed to each activity cancellation. Refunds will be issued by check if the original method of payment was by cash or check. Refund checks will be issued to the person listed as the primary guardian of the household account. If the original payment was made by credit card, a refund will be processed to the credit card account used for the original payment.
Whispering Pines Day Camp, Camp Quien Sabe Youth Overnight Camp and Family Camp Weekend, Field Sports programs, drop-in classes, one-day workshops and facility rentals are subject to separate withdrawal guidelines.
Materials fees are non-refundable.
Transfers must be requested prior to the first class and will be processed if space is available. A $2 transfer fee must be paid prior to transfer. Transfer requests cannot be processed over the telephone. If a participant’s age, grade level or ability does not meet the minimum program requirements, every effort will be made to transfer the student to a course that best suits his or her level.
If we cancel a program for any reason, participants will be entitled to a full refund or transfer to another activity. If you prefer, our staff will assist you in finding another activity that meets your needs.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information in this catalog is correct, but we cannot be held responsible for typographical errors. All activities, dates and fees subject to change.