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LA County Library Now Taking Entries for Annual Bookmark Contest 1024 1024 Parks & Recreation

LA County Library Now Taking Entries for Annual Bookmark Contest

LA County Library is kicking off its 42nd Annual Bookmark Contest for grades K – 12, which celebrates reading and creativity. Submissions will be accepted through October 30, 2021. read more
LA County Board of Supervisors Proclaim July as “Parks Make Life Better!” Month 1024 1024 Parks & Recreation

LA County Board of Supervisors Proclaim July as “Parks Make Life Better!” Month

LA County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion on July 13, 2021, proclaiming July as “Parks Make Life Better!” Month in recognition of the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation and the vital role local, community, regional parks, dog parks, nature centers, trails, open space, and facilities have on contributing to healthy people and communities. read more
LA County Parks and Recreation Issues a Request for Proposals for Management, Operations, And Maintenance of Golf Courses 200 200 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks and Recreation Issues a Request for Proposals for Management, Operations, And Maintenance of Golf Courses

The bundle of six golf courses at five facilities in this solicitation, which appeal to a broad range of golfers of all skill levels, have historically serviced approximately 377,000 annual rounds played. These courses represent a considerable opportunity for the successful proposer to earn substantial income while contributing to the growth and long-term sustainability of the game of golf and recreation for County residents. read more
RPOSD Releases $33-Million Competitive Grant Programs To Fund Parks In LA County 800 800 Parks & Recreation

RPOSD Releases $33-Million Competitive Grant Programs To Fund Parks In LA County

Eligible park development entities are encouraged to attend a workshop and apply for Measure A funding. read more
LA County Parks and 20 Cities Launch a Movement to Get Youth Back Into Parks Safely with Every Body Plays Program 250 250 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks and 20 Cities Launch a Movement to Get Youth Back Into Parks Safely with Every Body Plays Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2021 The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) and 20 cities are joining together to launch a movement to get kids playing outdoors with Every Body Plays, a program that provides free access to a variety of recreational programming and equipment such as balls, jump ropes, athletic…

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LA County Parks Launches New and Free Spring Programming 250 250 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks Launches New and Free Spring Programming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2021 LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (LA County Parks) is launching its Spring Into Parks program initiative with a variety of new options for youth and families to enjoy at no cost. With the support of the Board of Supervisors and partners, LA County Parks has created new curricula and service offerings during the pandemic, following COVID-19 health guidelines. Every Body Explores…

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LA County Parks Offers New Community Partnerships Program As Part of Fee Updates 800 800 Parks & Recreation

LA County Parks Offers New Community Partnerships Program As Part of Fee Updates

The 2021 fee updates are effective March 1, 2021, with rentals contingent on COVID-19 restrictions. read more
RPOSD Unveils $33 Million in Innovative Park Funding Opportunities and $1 Million for Technical Assistance Program 800 800 Parks & Recreation

RPOSD Unveils $33 Million in Innovative Park Funding Opportunities and $1 Million for Technical Assistance Program

Eligible park development entities are encouraged to attend a workshop and apply for Measure A funding. read more
Ho Ho Ho Grab-N-Go 800 800 Parks & Recreation

Ho Ho Ho Grab-N-Go

Sign up for a free and safe drive-thru event to receive a gift certificate towards a holiday meal, food supplies and holiday stocking and decorating kit. read more
Thanksgiving Grab-n-Go Feasts 800 800 Parks & Recreation

Thanksgiving Grab-n-Go Feasts

Sign up for a free and safe drive-thru event to receive a gift certificate for a free turkey, materials for a DIY centerpiece, fresh produce, dry foods and books. read more
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