February 4, 2023

Recreation, Parks & Marina

Message from the Director

Hello Suisun City!
On behalf of the Recreation, Parks, and Marina (RPM) Department, we are excited to share the Winter/
Spring 2023 edition of our ‘Playbook’ Recreation Guide There are many exciting events and programs
happening between December 2022 and May 2023, so we hope you take the time to check out what we
have to offer.

The holiday season kicks off with our annual Christmas on the Waterfront event on Saturday, December 3 in downtown Suisun City Thousands are expected, so we hope you join us for a family-friendly event featuring a lighted boat parade, an opportunity for pictures with Santa, tree lighting, and fireworks. We are also excited to share that our 2nd Annual Menorah Lighting event will happen on Thursday, December 22 at City Hall!

As you may know, all senior activities are now held at the Nelson Center We have a variety of regular senior programs weekdays from 9am-2pm, including dance, bingo, educational seminars, special events, and trips Also for the first time since 2019, we will be hosting an in-person Senior Holiday Luncheon at the Nelson Center on Friday, December 16!

After an extended closure due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, our Preschool program will return in January
2023! We are excited to welcome your preschoolers back to the Nelson Center with this program, along
with the free First 5 Solano funded recreation classes program Information for both programs start on
Page 7. For elementary aged students, we are holding extended break day camps.

Finally, there are upcoming special projects, including the scheduled Spring 2023 opening of Prosperity
Park Community Garden on Blossom Avenue and the release of our Recreation, Parks, and Facilities
Master Plan The RPM Department is working tirelessly to provide quality programs, events, and recreation
opportunities to our community, and we invite you all to participate.

Suisun City RPM Department Management Team
Kris Lofthus, Janet Hull, Jeff Downey, and Marvin Mora

NEW! 2023 Winter/Spring “Playbook” Recreation Guide

Check out what’s going on this winter and spring in Suisun City Playbook!



The Nelson Center

The Joseph Nelson Community Center is open Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm. Registration hours will be Monday- Friday 9:00am -12:00pm; closed 12:00pm-1:00pm; open 1:00pm-5:00pm. We are committed to ensuring that we continue to create community and provide you with resources to maintain healthy lives, grow meaningful relationships, and keep building extraordinary experiences, and we look forward to seeing you.

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