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Parks & Recreation
Engaging residents and visitors in diverse opportunities to live, invest and play in the community

Parks & Recreation
5970 W. Brown St.
Glendale AZ  85302

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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.

Glendale Community Center North
14075 N. 59th Ave. | 623-240-2206
Open M-Th 4:00 p.m.; Friday 2:00 p.m.;
Saturday 12:00 p.m.
Some afternoon activities and programs will have a fee for participation. For more information, visit  

Martin Art Center's "Arizona STE[+a]M Shop" and MakerSpace is an art-based STEM Education Center providing FREE after-school programs to out-of-school-time area youth (K-12) in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. In this creative problem-solving workshop, kids are given the chance to explore, create, and develop an awareness of STEM.  Kids can have fun with science and technology while creating art! Facilities include a multimedia stage, computer center, and maker space.

Arizona STE[+a]M Shop Program
Hours: Monday-Friday, 3-7:00 p.m.; Saturday, 12.-4 p.m.
Activities include robotics, drawing, computer programming, painting/BEAT LAB, FREQ FREAK, string art, stamp/print making, paper rockets, and more, from an award-winning instructor.
Learn more and register online at

Martin Arts Center
Basic Carpentry Class
Wednesday 4 - 8 p.m.

Join us for a class teaching basic carpentry skills. Must be 13 years and older to participate. Training on all tools must be completed to continue this program. Martin, a journeyman carpenter and OSHA safety-certified instructor, will head up this program.

Some of our other activities and programs include:
"Freq Freak" - learning about frequency and vibrations
Arduino Programming - program an electronic board!
Beat Lab - electronic music learning timing and beat
Boats Float - make a boat and learn how it floats and more
Nail/String Art - this arts and craft activity is geometric designs made of nails and string
Job Search/Resume-writing – this free walk-in program for young adults (16-25) will teach workplace skills, job applications and more




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