Public Invited to "Coffee With Community Services" Event

Free COVID-19 Vaccinations Offered PASADENA, Calif.—Community members are invited to enjoy “Coffee with Community Services” at the Jackie Robinson Community Center, 1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave., on Tuesday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. This event, hosted by the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department (PRCS), will showcase the wide range of community services available, including assistance with landlord/tenant disputes, immigration services, small claims, and social security appeal forms; and support with applications for government assistance programs for... continue reading »"Public Invited to "Coffee With Community Services" Event"

Pasadena Celebrates Latino Heritage Month

PASADENA, Calif.—Join the City of Pasadena and the Latino Heritage Committee for Pasadena’s 23rd annual Latino Heritage Celebration. Due to COVID-19, this year’s celebration does not include a parade or festival but instead features an entire month of FREE, family-friendly virtual and outdoor events. All events comply with Pasadena Public Health Department COVID-19 protocols: Virtual Event: Make Your Own Piñata Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m. Let’s make a piñata! Participants will craft a handmade piñata which is sure to be... continue reading »"Pasadena Celebrates Latino Heritage Month"

Pasadena Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Welcomes Community Back to Indoor Facilities

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department (PRCS) welcomes the community back to its indoor facilities. All recreation and community centers will reopen to the public on Tuesday, July 6. Centers will reopen at reduced capacity and will increase capacity in the upcoming weeks. “The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is excited to welcome the community back to our facilities and resume recreational programs for residents of all ages, interests and abilities,” said Brenda Harvey-Williams,... continue reading »"Pasadena Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department Welcomes Community Back to Indoor Facilities"

Pasadena Parks After Dark Programs Announced

PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department (PRCS) invites the community to the 10th annual Parks After Dark programs. Parks After Dark takes advantage of our beautiful summer evenings by activating park spaces that provide youth and their families opportunities to experience healthy recreation and active lifestyles. Programming is led by PRCS with strong support from partners including various City departments like Police, Fire and Public Health, and several community-based organizations including the Armory Center for the Arts, Day... continue reading »"Pasadena Parks After Dark Programs Announced"

Pasadena Celebrates Black History Month

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena is celebrating Black History Month by recognizing the achievements and contributions of Black Americans and their central role in our nation’s history with virtual programs, events, and activities for all ages. Pasadena Public Library; the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department; and the Pasadena Black History Committee are offering a month-long series of programs in February. Library programming is sponsored by The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. The Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department... continue reading »"Pasadena Celebrates Black History Month"

Enhancements Announced at City Parks

The City of Pasadena’s Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department has temporarily closed athletic fields at six parks for turf enhancements. The closures will allow crews to conduct much needed maintenance including aerating, fertilizing, over-seeding, irrigation testing and repairs, and removal of in-field lip build up (on baseball/softball diamonds). Temporary fencing has or will be installed to protect renovated areas as the seed needs an opportunity to establish sufficient roots and grow in preparation for future sports seasons. Enhancements are... continue reading »"Enhancements Announced at City Parks"

City of Pasadena Announces Summer Aquatics Programming

PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is offering aquatics programming at Pasadena High School, Robinson Park Recreation Center, and Villa-Parke Community Center pools from Monday, July 6, through Friday, August 7. Swim lessons will be offered in weekly sessions for children ages 5 to 12. Each session runs Monday through Thursday, and lessons are available from 10 a.m. through 5 p.m. Fees are $50 per week for residents, and $65 per week for non-residents. Lessons... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Announces Summer Aquatics Programming"