Department Information

Mission Statement:
To provide a variety of activities and services that encourages health, fitness, relaxation, education and enjoyment for our citizens and surrounding areas, while preserving the natural beauty of our beachside community.

Office Location:
David R. Schechter Community Center
1089 South Patrick Drive Satellite Beach, FL 32937
Phone: (321) 773-6458
Fax: (321) 777-5207

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm

Code of Conduct:  Click here         

Payments Accepted:
Cash, Check, Money Order, and Credit Cards (Visa/MasterCard/Discover/American Express). Please note that the credit card company (Forte) charges a minimum of $1.95 or 2.5% per transaction whichever is greater. Checks can only be accepted for facility rentals occurring more than thirty days out from time of payment.   

Refund Policy:
Program refunds must be requested at least 5 business days prior to the start of the class, unless otherwise noted. If you notify the Recreation Department later than five full business days, but before the first day of class, you will receive a partial refund. No refunds will be issued the day of or after the class has begun. Please note: City Financial Policy is that checks must have 30 days to clear before a refund will be issued. Refunds back to a credit card are accomplished usually within 3 business days of the request.  Additional fees will be charged for checks returned NSF and participation can be suspended until fees are paid in full. For facility refunds, please refer to your facility contract for the reservation refund policy. (Please note the convenience fee for credit card use is non-refundable)

NSF/Returned Check Policy:
The following fees will be assessed on any NSF or Returned Check. No further registration or participation will be allowed until accounts/fees are paid in full. Upon notification of NSF or Returned Check, the City has given a grace period of 21 days before the full structure is invoked.  Until then citizens are asked to pay only $5 towards the cost of the dishonored check. Please call us for any questions or concerns.
$25 fee for checks up to $50 
$30 fee for checks from $50-$300
$40 or 5% fee (whichever is greater) for checks over $300

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you prefer not to have your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, please call City Hall at 321-773-4407 or send request in writing to: City of Satellite Beach, 565 Cassia Boulevard, Satellite Beach, FL 32937.