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After-School Activity Zone open at Lakewood parks

After-School Activity Zone open at Lakewood parks

Lakewood parks offer free after-school activities for school-age children and preteens. Activities include homework help, crafts, and sports instruction. Parents can be assured that their children are properly supervised in a safe and creative environment.

Program schedules are available online at www.lakewoodcity.org/afterschool and can be picked up at Lakewood City Hall, all parks and city libraries.

Hours of supervision at all city parks are:
• Monday to Friday: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
• Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
• Sundays and holidays: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Parks are open additional hours for scheduled programs and permits. Call your local park for more information regarding supervision hours and the Activity ZONE program. Park phone numbers are at www.lakewoodcity.org/recreation.

Teens have the option of using the Lakewood Youth Center at Del Valle Park or the Teen Resource Center at Bloomfield Park as their afternoon hangout. Both centers have computers, filtered Internet access for homework, game tables and video game systems. 

For more information, call city hall at 562-866-9771, extension 2408.