Lecture 2 – Mixed economy
City Recreation & Parks Depts.
City Recreation Commission
School Sponsored Recreation
Private non-profit Subsystem
Youth Serving Agendas (YMCA, Girls Clubs, Boy Scouts)
Church sponsored recreation
Social & Fraternal organizations (Country clubs, Kiwanis)
Tennis, golf, sailing centers
Types of Leisure Activities
Social, physical, cultural, outdoor pursuit, travel, multimedia and entertainment
For the purpose of this course, leisure is defined objectively as an activity in which an individual is
engaged during free time.
Purveyor of goods and/or services
Example: Goo Life Fitness
Walt Disney Corporation
To create shareholder value by continuing to be the world’s premier entertainment company from a
creative, strategic and financial standpoint.
Social welfare orientation