Long Beach Recreation Park
The public is invited to attend a Grand Opening Ceremony for the new Volleyball Court at Recreation Park on Saturday, June 4 at 1:30 pm. The court is located between Park Avenue and the Band Shell, north of 7th Street and south of Federation Drive.
The Associated Radio Amateurs of Long Beach invite the public to Field Day at Recreation Park. On June 27 and 28, the Long Beach “hams” will join more than 35,000 amateur radio operators across the country in a national radio contest to demonstrate emergency communications capabilities.
The 32nd Community Classic Golf Tournament, dinner and auction benefitting Community Hospital Long Beach – celebrating its 90th Anniversary – is being held on Friday, May 30 at Recreation Park Golf. Continental breakfast and putting contest will begin at 9:00 a.m., with a shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.
Want to make hair bands, jewelry, wristbands, or embellish a cute little purse using vintage and contemporary materials, such as recycled jewelry, sweaters, and textiles? The new Mommy & Me Recycled Accessory Workshop is a trash-to-treasures class that will make you proud of the wearable art you can create.
Christian Outreach in Action (COA), the largest provider of meals and food to downtown Long Beach community members in need, is hosting its 10th Annual Harvest of Hope Fall Fundraiser Friday, Sept. 30 at Recreation Park Golf Course.
The Office of Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal advises of an informational open house that will be held today, Wednesday, June 8th at Recreation Park. The community meeting will focus on the local infestations of an exotic insect, the Light Brown Apple Moth, which has been found in host plants in the City of Long Beach.
Photo by Molly Stevens
Get the eggs in your basket ready for Easter with this new Mommy/Daddy and Me workshop from Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine! April 21, 2011 at Recreation Park. Get creative with your eggs this year with the use of multi-media materials (including vintage Easter art) to design unique eggs for your Easter baskets, or as gifts for a special teacher or friend.
On Monday morning at approximately 8:54 am, Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) Engine 4 responded to a call for a tree fire at Recreation Park Golf Course.’ Upon arrival they were directed to a large pine tree located between the 7th and 8th fairway.’ A golfer had reported smoke from a fire that had been smoldering in the branches approximately 30 feet up the 80-100 foot tree.’ It appeared that the tree had been struck by lightning.’ Firefighters from Engine 4 laddered the tree, cut down the affected branches and extinguished the fire.’
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) will celebrate its 20thAnniversary and 630 affordable homes completed with the people who have helped to make it all possible. On Saturday, September 25th, partner families, board members, sponsors, volunteers and friends from the past and present, will come together at Recreation Park (located at 4900 East 7th St.
Councilman Gary DeLong
On Tuesday August 3, 2010 Long Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will host Good Afternoon Long Beach Business Networking Lunch with Guest Speaker, 3rd District City Councilman Gary DeLong at Buster’s Beach House.