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Physical Activity

The following have been compiled for Los Angeles County, and include classes, programs, and organizations offering services for physical activity.

Many facilities are temporarily closed due to COVD-19 while many locations have transitioned to online classes. Please contact these locations for updates on what is available during the pandemic.

Long Beach

Place Description
Youth Sports 
(562) 570-1725
• After School Program Park Sites, Ages 5-12
Team Sideline
Houghton Park
6301 Myrtle Ave, Long Beach, CA 90805
(562) 570-1640 
• School Days Program: Mon.–Fri., 3:30 pm–6:30 pm
• Summer Fun Days Program: Ages 5–17, June 18–Aug 24, Mon.–Fri., 11 am–5 pm
• Sign-Up is free, must come into park to register for the programs Mon.–Fri.
Coolidge Park
352 Neece Ave, Long Beach, CA  90805 
(562) 570-1618
• School Days Program: Mon.–Fri., 3:30 pm–6:30 pm
• Summer Fun Days Program: Ages 5–17, June 18–Aug 24, Mon.–Fri., 11 am–5 pm
• Sign-Up is free, must come into park to register for the programs Mon.–Fri.
Ramona Park
3301 E. 65th Street, Long Beach, CA 90805
(562) 570-1665
• School Days Program: Mon.–Fri., 3 pm–6 pm
• Summer Fun Days Program: Ages 5–17, Jun. 18–Aug. 24, Mon.–Fri., 11 am–5 pm
• Summer Only: Be Safe Program Mon.–Fri., 5 pm–8 pm
• Sign-Up is free, must come into park to register for programs Mon.–Fri.
Silverado Park
1545 W. 31st. Street, Long Beach, CA 90810
(562) 570-1675
• School Days: Mon.–Fri., 3:30 pm–6:30 pm
• Summer Fun Days Program: Jun. 18–Aug. 24, Mon.–Fri., 11 am–5 pm
• Be Safe Program (Summer Only): Mon.–Fri., 5 pm–8 pm
Trinity Lutheran Church
759 Linden Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813
(562) 264-3115 
• Zumba Class is open to everyone
1150 E 4th Street, Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-3500 
• Zumba class is Thu., 5:30 pm–6:30 pm | Sat: 11:30 am–12:30 pm
• All ages welcome for Zumba class, $3 for class
• Sign up on day of class at the Senior Center
Boys and Girls Club of LB
3635 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90807
(562) 595-5945
• Offers a variety of  fitness programs and classes during the year and summer
• Membership Yearly Fee is $15. Age range for membership is 6–18
• Summer program has limited space
• Full day: Mon.–Fri., 8 am–6 pm, $60 a week | Half Day: Mon.–Fri., 2 pm–6 pm, free for members
2525 Grand Avenue, Long Beach, CA  90815
(562) 570-4244 (English) 562 570-4292 (Spanish)
 
Kidical Mass Bike Ride
Georgie’s Place 
3850 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
(562) 595-0081
• 1 pm on the third Sun. of the month
YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program
4949 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90815 
(562) 423-0491
• Program is for persons 60 years or older
• 25 sessions over 1 year
• Offers financial asisistance and scholarships
• Sign-up in person

Artesia

Place Description
Artesia Parks & Recreation
(562) 865-6262 
 
Artesia Park- Albert O. Little Community Center
18750 Clarkdale Avenue
Artesia, CA 90701 
(562) 860-3361
• Mon.–Fri., 8 am–8 pm | Sat., 10:30 am–4:30 pm 
• Zumba Kids Fitness with Rocio: $4 each class, Ages 4–12, Wed., 4 pm
• Zumba Fitness with Lettie: 5$ each class, Ages 4–12
11870 169th Street
Artesia CA 90701
(562) 407-1723
• Mon.–Fri., 9 am–6 pm | Sat., 10:30 am–4:30 pm
Baber Park
17189 Baber Avenue
Artesia, CA 90701
 
Artesia Library
18801 Elaine Avenue
Artesia, CA 90701 
(562) 865-6614
• Free Parent-Child Yoga from 3:45 pm–4:45 pm
Zumba Kids Fitness with Rocio
18750 Clarkdale Ave., Artesia, CA 90701
 

Bellflower

Place Description 
Bellflower Parks and Recreation
16600 Civic Center Drive, Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 804-1424 ext. 2268
 
Bellflower Recreation in Motion(BRIM)
(562) 461-1284
• Bringing exercise equipment to residential neighborhoods and streets for free
• Summer hours: Tue./Wed. & alternating Thu., 10 am–1 pm
• School year hours: 11 am–2 pm, Tue.–Thu., 10 am–1 pm
Bellflower Parks & Recreation  |  Email BRIM
R. Caruthers Park                
10500 Flora Vista Street, Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 866-5684
• Open 8 am–8 pm
• Free drop–in summer activities for children
• Sign–up at the park
• Crazy for Sports program: $30 for Mon./Wed. or Tue./Thu. or $40 for Mon.–Thu.
Simms Park 
16614 Clark Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 866-7510
• Open 9 am–9 pm
• Free drop–in summer activities for children 
• Crazy for Sports program: $30 for Mon./Wed. or Tue./Thu. or $40 for Mon.–Thu.
  Children under 7 must be with an adult.
• Sign up at the park
Pirate Park
16559 Bellflower Blvd., Bellflower, CA 90706 
(562) 804-1424
• Pirate themed park for children and families
• Hours change seasonally 
• Open Mon., Tue. & Thu., 9 pm–6:45 pm | Wed. & Fri., 9 am–5 pm | Sat., 9 am–6 pm | Sun., 10 am–6 pm
T. Mayne Thompson Park 
Bellflower Aquatic Center 
14001 Bellflower Blvd., Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 866-8614
• Open 6 am–10 pm
• Aquatic Center Annual pass for children $100 (residents) and $150 (non-residents) 
• Aquatic Center Annual pass for adults is $150 (residents)and $300 (non-residents) 
• Indoor and outdoor swimming pool
Flora Vista Dog Park 
9203 Flora Vista Street, Bellflower, CA 90706
• Dog park in Bellflower 
15530 Woodruff Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 925-1292 
• Financial assistance available 
• Variety of recreational classes for adults and children
9945 Flower Street, Bellflower, CA 90706
(562) 925-5543
• Fitness classes for adults
• Yoga for beginners: Tue., 6:30 pm–7:30 pm | Sat., 9:30 am–10:30 am

Compton

Place  Description
Compton Parks, Recreation & Marine
(310) 605-6323
 
15116 S. Atlantic Ave, Compton, CA 90221
(310) 603-3724 
• Summer youth programs for 6–12 years of age. $35 per person/per week, Mon.–Fri.
• Adult (18+) aerobics class Mon./Wed./Fri.
2516 West Alondra Blvd, Compton, CA 90220
(310) 638 6414 
• Open Mon.–Thu., 11 am –7 pm
  Sat: 9 am–6 pm
Wilson Park
123 N. Rose Street, Compton, CA 90221
(310)761-1465  
• Mon.–Thu., 11 am–7 pm
  Sat., 9 am–6 pm

Gardena

Place Description
Gardena Recreation and Human Services 
(310) 217-9537
• Variety of free or low-cost services offered through the city
Live Work Play 2
Recreation Classes
Mas Fukai Memorial Park
14708 D. Halldale Avenue, Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9557
 
Arthur Johnson Memorial Park
1200 W. 170th Street Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9563
 
Paul Rowley Memorial Park
13220 S. Van Ness Avenue, Gardena, CA 90249
(310) 217-9562
 
George Freeman Memorial Park
2100 W. 154th Place, Gardena, CA 90249
(310) 217-9558
 
Edward Thornburg Memorial Park
2320 W. 149th Street, Gardena, CA 90249
(310) 217-9560
 
Ernest Primm Memorial Pool
1650 W. 162nd Street, Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9559
• Offers variety of swim classes year round
• Summer hours open 7 days a week
• Night Swim Thu. & Fri., 7:45 pm–9 pm
• Open Daily Swim: 1:00 pm–2:15 pm, 2:30 pm–3:45 pm, $2 for children $3 for adults 
James Rush Memorial Gymnasium
1651 W. 162nd Street Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9598
• Open gym all day Mon. & Fri.
Nakoaka Community Center
1670 W 162nd Street, Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 217-9537
• Classes for children & adults (tennis, karate, gymnastics, dance)
Boys & Girls Club of America
802 W Gardena Blvd., Gardena, CA, 90247
(310) 523-2173
• Offers a variety of  fitness programs and classes during the year and summer
• Membership Yearly Fee is $15. Age range for membership is 6–18
 
Gardena-Carson Family YMCA
1000 Artesia Blvd., Gardena, CA 90248
(310) 523-3470 
 

Hawaiian Gardens 

Place Description 
Clarkdale Park
22008 Clarkdale Avenue, Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
(562) 420-8576
 
Pioneer Park 
22222 Pioneer Blvd., Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
• Mon.–Sun., 9 am–8 pm
Lee Ware Park & Recreation Center
22300 Wardham Avenue, Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716 
(562) 420-2641 ext. 266 
 
C. Robert Lee Activity Center
21815 Pioneer Blvd., Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716 
(562) 420-2641 ext. 229 
• Youth Sports (Ages 8–12)
• Register in person
C. Robert Lee Activity Center
Rooms A & B
21815 Pioneer Blvd., Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
(562) 420-2641 ext. 229 
• Karate (Ages 6+)
• Register in person
C. Robert Lee Activity Center
21815 Pioneer Blvd., Hawaiian Gardens, CA 90716
(562) 420-2641 ext. 207 
• Zumba Gold Low Impact Class Wed., 10:15 am–11:15 am
• Resident adult: $2.00 | Non-resident: $4.00

Lakewood

Place Description 
Lakewood Parks and Recreation
5050 Clark Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712 
(562) 866-9771
 
Bloomfield Park - Teen Center 
21420 Pioneer Blvd, Lakewood, CA 90715
(562)865-1717
• Fees dependent on resident of Lakewood
• Classes offered are Cutie Pies, Dancing Divas, Polynesian Tap and Ballet
Boyar Park 
6701 Del Amo Blvd, Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 925-6912 
 
Del Valle Park 
5939 Henrilee Street, Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 429-0545 
 
Mayfair Park
5720 Clark Avenue, Lakewood, CA 90712
(562) 866-4776 
 
Palms Park
12305 207th Street, Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 865-6414 
 
20711 Studebaker Road, Lakewood, CA 90715
(562) 925-6912 
• Exercise equipment for adults
5835 E Carson Street, Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 425-7431  
• Financial assistance available 
• Variety of recreational classes for adults and children

Los Angeles 

Place  Description 
(213) 202-2700
Recreation Center
109th Steet Recreation Center 
1464 East 109th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059
(323) 566-4561
 
5720 2nd Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323) 296-1559, (323) 290-3130
 
Angeles Mesa Park 
2929 West 48th Street, Los Angeles, CA  90037
(310) 548-7598 
 
Leimert Plaza Park 
4395 Leimert Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008
(323) 292-622
 
St Andrews Recreation Center 
8701 S St .Andrews Place, Los Angeles, CA 90047
(213) 485-1751 
 
Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area 
4100 S La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90056
(323) 298-3600  
 
YMCA of Los Angeles 
3820 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90008
(323) 292-9195 
 
Share Necessities - Next Level CommUNITY Center
2503 W 54th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323) 577-9432  
 
Free Zumba on Macy’s Bridge 
3650 West Martin Luther King Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90008
(323) 290-6636 
• Every Tue., at 7:30 pm (children under 12)
Community School Parks 
(213) 202-5660  
• Free Classes for the Family: Every Sat., 10 am–4 pm
School Parks Flyer (PDF)
Watts-Willowbrook Boys & Girls Club 
1339 E 120th Street,  Los Angeles, CA 90059
 

Lynwood

Place  Description 
Lynwood Parks & Recreation
11330 Bullis Road, Lynwood, CA 90262
(310) 603-0220
 
Youth Sports 
11301 Bullis Road, Lynwood, CA 90262
(310) 886-0426
 
3200 East Imperial Highway, Lynwood CA 90262
(310) 661-3000 
• Zumba (Intermediate) Mon. & Thu., 6 pm–7 pm

Paramount

Place  Description 
15300 Downey Avenue, Paramount, CA 90723
(562) 220-2121
• Programs for kids in K–12
• Offers program during school year Mon.–Fri., 3 pm–6 pm
• Applications available at the Community Services and Recreation Department office.
STAR
Success Through Academics and Recreation
(562) 220-2121
• After-school program  for all PUSD elementary and middle school sites.
• Registration application at the Community Services and Recreation Department office.
• $10 one-time annual registration fee per student
13931 Downey Ave, Paramount, CA 90723 
(562) 220-2121
 
Paramount Community Center
14400 Paramount Blvd, Paramount, CA 90723
(562) 220-2090 
• Folklorico Class: $25 ages 3–6, $35 ages 7+ 
• Salsa Class: $35 for ages 7-15
• JuJitsu Class: $40 all ages, $20 dollars for every extra person 
• Registration: Enroll at the Recreation office on Downey or at Community Center.

Torrance

Place Description
(310) 328-5310 
 
Alta Loma Park                
26126 Delos Drive, Torrance, CA 90505
•  Open 6 am–10 pm
4045 190th Street, Torrance, CA 90504
• Open 6 am–10 pm
Delthorne Park
3401 Spencer Street, Torrance, CA 90503
• Open 6 am–10 pm
2500 Descanso Way,  Torrance, CA 90504
• Open 6 am–10 pm
25615 Lazy Meadow Drive, Torrance, CA 90505
• Open 6 am–10 pm
YMCA Torrence South Bay
2900 West Sepulveda Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505
• (310) 325-5885