All registration fees must be paid at the Downey Community Services Department, 11111 Brookshire Avenue, (562) 904-7238, Monday through Friday, 7:30 am to 5:30 pm, or the Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center, 7810 Quill Drive, Downey, California, 90242, (562) 904-7223, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturday, 10 am to 2:00 pm. Registration can be taken by phone, in person or as otherwise noted. Beginning July 1, 2012 the Barbara J. Riley Community & Senior Center will be closing at 5:00 PM on Friday's.
CASH, CHECK, VISA, MASTERCARD and DISCOVER will be accepted as a form of payment for all activities offered by the Department. This will include: facility reservations, class and sports leagues registrations, excursions, special events, special services, and any other fee activity unless otherwise specified.
Each class start dates are listed. For example: Zumba Gold, Mon, Jun 11, Jul 23 or Wed, May 30, Jul 18, Aug 29 (each of these represents session start dates).
Class registration begins as defined each season for ALL class dates listed in Community Services Guide (UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED) on a first come, first served basis, until the classes are filled. Class/program registrations will not be accepted without the fees.
Sign-up early for classes, avoid the cancellation of classes due to low enrollment before the first day/night of class to ensure that the teachers meet their minimums. Registration must be completed by the second class meeting; no prorating of class fees.
Holidays that fall within a class session have resulted in classes cancelled on City-observed holidays. The classes have been extended to accommodate the schedule, and no class sessions will be shortened.
REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BY THE INSTRUCTORS. Outdoor class starting dates are subject to change due to weather conditions. All Community Services programs and class fees are subject to change.
The City will issue a refund, less 30% for processing, if a refund request is made prior to the first class date. NO REFUNDS WILL BE MADE AFTER THE FIRST CLASS. All refunds will be mailed within two to three weeks after request in the form of a check.
The City of Downey, Community Services Department, intends to comply with the AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT. If you are disabled and need special accommodations to participate in any of the departments' programs, please notify us at least two weeks prior to the start of the desired program and we will attempt to reasonably respond to your needs.