POSITIVE ALTERNATIVES AND RECREATION FOR KIDS (P.A.R.K. PROGRAM)
More than 300 La Mirada youth and their families participate in the City's Positive Alternatives and Recreation for Kids (P.A.R.K.) program each day. This free recreation program offered at Frontier, Windermere, and Gardenhill Parks is staffed by the City's Public Safety Officers and Community Services staff. The goal of the program is to provide a safe place for youth to learn and play while developing strong relationships in the community. A variety of fun activities are also offered such as the reading club, science workshops, homework club, sports tournaments, crafts, and cooking classes.
- Frontier Park
13212 Marquardt Avenue
- Windermere Park
15261 Cheshire Street
- Gardenhill Park
14435 Gardenhill Drive
The P.A.R.K. program is open from 2:30 to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and Wednesdays from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. during the school year and during the summertime from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m daily.
For information, contact the La Mirada Community Sheriff Station at (562) 902-2960, Community Services Department at (562) 943-7277 or visit Frontier, Windermere, or Gardenhill Parks.