Our SPOT: Social Places and Opportunities for Teens

    Our SPOT: Social Places and Opportunities for Teens

    Our SPOT: Social Places and Opportunities for Teens 1024 1024 Parks & Recreation

    Our SPOT is an after-school program for teens ages 12-18. Our SPOT is a fun, safe and supportive place where teens can check-in daily, Monday through Friday all year long. Programming takes on a strength-based approach engaging youth from our communities to explore their unique and collective lived experiences through various forms of recreation programming, visual arts sessions, social action activities, and educational field trips. Focus is placed on aiding teens in setting meaningful goals to accomplish individually and collaboratively through peer-to-peer leadership, art, special gatherings, and park engagement.

    Activities Include:

    • Podcasting Workshops
    • Visual Arts Workshops
    • Poetry and Creative Writing Workshops
    • Yoga Classes
    • Intramural Sports Leagues: Basketball, Football, Baseball etc.
    • Music Production & Song Writing Workshops
    • Mindfulness and Meditation exercises
    • Film, TV, and Broadcasting Workshops
    • Contemporary Dance and Hip Hop Workshops
    • Self-Defense Classes
    • Traditional African Drum Workshops
    • A Fun Place to Just Chill

    LOCATIONS:
    Bassett Park: 510 N. Vineland Ave., La Puente, 91746, 626-333-0959  Spanish
    City Terrace Park: 1126 N. Hazard Ave., Los Angeles, 90063, 323-260-2371  Spanish
    Salazar Park: 3864 Whittier Blvd., Los Angeles, 90023, 323-260-2330  Spanish
    Mayberry Park: 13201 E. Meyer Rd., Whittier, 90605, 562-944-9727  Spanish
    Mona Park: 2291 E. 121st St., Compton, 90222, 310-603-3729  Spanish
    Jesse Owens Park: 9651 S. Western Ave., Los Angeles, 90047, 323-241-6704  Spanish
    Loma Alta Park: 3330 N. Lincoln Ave., Altadena, 91001, 626-398-5451  Spanish
    El Cariso Park: 13100 Hubbard St., Sylmar, 91342, 818-367-5043  Spanish
    Stephen Sorensen Park: 16801 E. Ave. P, Palmdale, 93591, 661-264-1249  Spanish

    HOURS*:

    School Year Hours
    Monday through Thursday: After-School to 7:00 p.m.
    Fridays: After-School to 8:00 p.m.

    Summer Hours
    Tuesday and Wednesday: 3:00 p.m.to 7:00 p.m.
    Thursday through Saturday 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    Brought to you by the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.

    *Hours are subject to change due to holidays and program breaks.
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