Santa Clara County Activity Guide

Discover local out-of-school time programs and scholarships. And free summer activities here!

About the Guide

Looking for engaging programs for children/youth when they aren’t in school?

This Activity Guide offers comprehensive, year-round listings of after school and summer programs in Santa Clara County. It includes free programs, scholarships, and programs that target children with special needs and non-native English speakers.

This guide is sponsored by the County of Santa Clara and the Santa Clara County Office of Education to promote out-of-school time learning with a focus on improving access for children and youth from under-resourced families.The sponsors do not specifically endorse any of the programs. Parents should thoroughly research all programs before enrolling their children.

The guide is managed by InPlay, a non-profit whose mission is to help underserved children and youth to discover their unique interests and talents. We welcome your questions and suggestions at:

Scholarships for Summer Programs Now Available!

Eligible youth must:

  • Live in Santa Clara County
  • Be younger then 18 years old
  • Also meet one of these criteria: be a current or former foster youth, in probation, or receiving CalWORKs / CalFresh benefits

To apply:

  1. Find a summer camp or or activity (you can use this activity guide!)
  2. Apply for scholarships with this application form. (We recommend that you have the summer program information on hand to fill out the form).

As you plan for summer please be mindful of the summer program rules to keep your kids healthy and safe.

Questions? Please feel free to contact Jacueline Jaramillo at 408-501-6388 or