Youth P.A.R.K.'s Programs

PARK Program ParticipantsPositive Activities and Recreation for Kids (P.A.R.K.)

The City of Placentia Community Services Department offers free recreation programs for youth at four locations during the school year. Children attending the program are supervised by leaders trained in first aid and CPR.

Center activities include:

  • Arts and crafts
  • Excursions
  • Games
  • Homework assistance
  • Special events
  • Sports

Additional Program Details

There is no charge for the basic program; however, a fee may be charged for excursions and special events. This is not a day care program, as participants are free to come and go as they please during center hours. Community Center programs will be closed on City-observed holidays.


Gomez Community Center

1701 Atwood Avenue
Monday & Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm

Lot 318 Programming:
Tuesday & Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Opens June 28, 2021

Whitten Community Center

900 S Melrose Street
Date for reopening TBD.
Call for more information!

Koch Park

2210 N Valencia Avenue
Date for reopening TBD.
Call for more information!

Cathy Torrez Learning Center

116 N. Walnut Avenue
Monday - Thursday
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Opens June 28, 2021


Download the P.A.R.K.'s Flyer (PDF).