Children and Youth

7 SJB Youth Commission Seats are Open

Seats on the San Juan Bautista Youth Commission are for youth ages 12-18 living within the San Juan/Aromas School District - Apply by Oct. 5

Youth ages 12-18 living within the Aromas-San Juan Unified School District boundaries are invited to apply to become a member of the 11-member San Juan Bautista Youth Commission. Members will provide insight regarding youth and teen issues to assist the city in addressing the needs and issues of importance for youth in the community and will experience a unique opportunity to work with city leaders, provide input on policies and create events and special programs that will positively influence the youth and community of San Juan Bautista.  Six seats are now open.

Applications are available at City Hall, 311 Second St., and on the city website. Applications are due by Monday, Oct. 5.


  • Attend regular meetings held at least once a month at the San Juan Bautista Community Center, 10 San Jose Street
  • Participate in special events and on subcommittees
  • Provide the City Council with advice about the youth of the community
  • Study problems, activities and concerns of the youth; hold forums on these problems, and make recommendations to the City Council
  • Involve the youth of San Juan Bautista in their community by developing events and activities that connect youth with the community
  • Research and advise the Council on local and state laws affecting youth and provide local youth with information about their city government  
  • Set the Commission’s goals and objectives each year

Submit applications by mail to: City Hall, P.O. Box 1420 in San Juan Bautista, 95045, or in person by dropping them off at City Hall (use the drop box after hours).