Great Programs for All Ages


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Welcome to CARD

As the Chico community continues to grow, we at CARD are focused more than ever in providing quality services and activities to meet both your individual and family needs. We understand the importance in developing programs that bring friends and families together to have fun and build lasting memories.
Over the past few years, CARD has experienced a substantial increase in program participation and facility use.  Our Board of Directors and staff are prepared to meet the demands of our increasing population by creating new and exciting recreational opportunities.
CARD is focused and dedicated to our community's growing recreational needs, and we hope you will continue to actively support our organization.

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Picnic Rentals
We are currently accepting applications for a variety of positions;

To view more details or to apply, click HERE to go to the CalOpps website.  CalOpps functionality works best when
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Adult Baseball Officials (Sports Official)
Adult Flag Football Officials (Sports Official)
Adult Soccer Officials (Sports Official)
Adult Softball Officials (Sports Official)
Assistant Head Lifeguard
Head Lifeguard
Park Labor III
Swim Coach
Swim Instructor
Youth Sport Coach (Recreation Leader II)
Youth Sports Official (Recreation Leader II)
CARD has a variety of Picnic Rental options available in the following parks
Picnic Rental Fees (All picnic areas except DeGarmo Park Pavillion)
Participants  1-50 51-100 101-175
Fees  $55 $75 $100
Each rental is for a 4 hour time period. Additional costs may apply.

To reserve a picnic space, please visit the CARD office at 545 Vallombrosa Ave.

How can we help?

Please feel free to call the CARD office at 895-4711 ext. 0 or email questions to