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, Library 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.

Food Truck Friday
August 5, 2014  Join the City of Inglewood and KJLH on Friday, August  22  for the 4th Friday Food Truck event taking place in downtown Inglewood on Market Street from Regent to Manchester from 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  There will be 15 food and dessert trucks, information booths, live entertainment and activities for the kids.  For additional information, contact the Parks, Recreation and Library Services Department at (310) 412-8750.

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Movies in the Park
July 21, 2014  Grab your blankets and lawn chairs and join us for an unforgettable evening of "Cinema Under the Stars."  Join us for "Movies in the Park" on Saturday, August 9 and 23, 2014.  All movies are free!  Gates open at 6:30p.m. and movies begin at dusk.  Prior to the viewing of the movie, a special presentation of environmental videos will be shown.  Bring 10 recyclable items and receive a free popcorn voucher!  Refreshments will be available for purchase.  For dates, times and specific movie titles, please call the Movie-Info line at (310) 412-8880.

2014 Summer Communty Guide Now Available
June 24, 2014  The 2014 Summer Community Guide is now available. Click the link below for information about events, programs and activities for children, youth, adults and families.  The information guide also provides information about services offered for older adults, recycling and trash collection, city facilities and key phone numbers for City departments. 

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