Welcome to Parks, Recreation and Library Services

The Parks, Recreation and Library Services Department is charged with enhancing the quality of life for Inglewood residents, businesses and visitors through the provision of comprehensive recreational, social and community beautification services and programs.  The Department consists of four Divisions - Parks, Recreation and Cultural, Human Services and Library Services - with the following goals:

  • Provide comprehensive recreational and community service programs for youth, families and senior citizens.
  • Promote broad access to parks, recreational, and library facilities.
  • Expand opportunities for cultural enrichment.
  • Maintain a high level of service and maintenance in City parks, parkways, center medians, islands, alleys and trees located on City property.
  • Promote community beautification and foster neighborhood preservation through responsive and professional anti-graffiti activities.

Our ultimate goal is to help individuals enjoy life.

Swim Offerings

June 13, 2016 

The Edward Vincent, Jr. Park Swim Complex offers a variety of classes and activities for youth and adults! The swim complex will open on Wednesday, June 22 and close on Monday, September 5, 2016. General swim is offered Wednesday through Sunday, from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., closed Monday and Tuesday. Admission is $1 per person.

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Summer Day Camp

May 23, 2016 

The City of Inglewood Parks, Recreation and Library Services Department is offering a great summer experience for youth ages 3 to 14. Camp offers a recreational and educational all-day program. Every camper is provided with an entertaining, fun and safe experience while being introduced to new skills, challenges and friends. See attached brochure for camp themes and locations.

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Althea Moses Fitness Club

October 14, 2015 

Come out and join the Althea Moses Fitness Club! Walk with Olympian and Morningside High School Hall of Fame Inductee in Track - Althea Moses every first Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Edward Vincent, Jr. Park located at 700 Warren Lane. The club is free and open to adults and school-aged children. For additinal information please call (310) 740-1157.

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