Glendale Parks and Recreation is Nationally Accredited.
CAPRA provides quality assurance and quality improvement of accredited park and recreation agencies throughout the United States. CAPRA is the only national accreditation of park and recreation agencies, and is a valuable measure of an agency’s overall quality of operation, management, and service to the community.
Parks and Recreation - Recreation Centers
NEW! Youths Offered Free Breakfast and Lunch!
Many Glendale schools, parks and community centers offer youth free breakfast and lunch this summer. Ages 1-18 are eligible. GEUSD Hours and Locations
Glendale Joins Forces With Global Nonprofit “Partners In Action.”
The city of Glendale has awarded 30-year-old nonprofit, Partners in Action (PIA) the management of the Glendale Community Center to deliver after-school enrichment programs to neighborhood youth. News Release | Photo
City of Glendale Public Art Program Presents
Imagination Arts FREE Teen Summer Art Camps
with Instructor Christy Puetz Various times, dates, and locations in July and August - see flyer for details Teens, ages 13-18, will have the opportunity to experiment with and experience painting, drawing, sculpture making, and mixed media projects. Each participant will design and create a unique sculptural figure or animal using wire, aluminum foil, clay, paints, and other mixed medias. To encourage continued art making throughout the session and into the upcoming school year, each student artist will be given his/her own individual writing/drawing journal and mark-making tools. All materials and tools will be provided. Attendance at each location is limited to the first 18 teens to sign up. To sign up for a 5-day camp, or for special accommodations, contact Lisa at 623-930-4612 or LRobson-Enciso@Glendaleaz.com. Click here for more information.
Foothills Recreation &
Aquatics Center 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Glendale Adult Center 5970 W. Brown St.
The Glendale Community Center offers senior activities through its YWCA Senior Program, plus youth and teen recreational and educational events and programs through its Partners in Action After School Enrichment Program. More Information
The O'Neil Recreation Center offers after-school youth activities including homework help, games and personal development. More Information
Rose Lane Recreation Center 5003 W. Marlette Ave. 623-930-7945
Glendale Community Center North 14075 N. 59th Ave
623-240-2206 or 602-791-3935
Heart for the City Hours: Monday-Friday, 2-7 p.m. Summer Hours (June 1-July 29): Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Rose Lane Recreation Center features after-school activities for children, including open recreation; soccer; water fun; arts and crafts; reading time; and weekly movies with popcorn. More Information
Glendale Community Center North provides FREE after-school programs to area youth in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. More Information
Heroes Regional Park
Recreation Building 83rd Avenue and Bethany Home Rd. COMING FALL 2016