Supporting Young Women

Pretty in Pink empowerment event for teen girls, started by two employees making a difference, is one of the department’s fastest growing programs. What began seven years ago with one Recreation Assistant and ten young...

Cabrillo Aquarium’s annual event focuses on beach cleanup.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium invites the public to participate in its Take Action Day!

Cabrillo Aquarium to host annual whale-watching trip to Baja, Mexico.

Club Members are invited to join Cabrillo Marine Aquarium (CMA), March 6 - 14 for an annual trip that truly is the journey of a lifetime...

The City In Bloom

Rec and Parks’ horticultural section offers five parks specially filled with floral delights, peaceful petals, gorgeous groves, community gardens … and even pickable fruit....

Banning Residence Museum to host historical lecture on local shipwrecks.

All About Shipwrecks Friends of Banning Museum invites the community to join us for our next “Keeping History Alive” lecture at the Banning Museum, 401 East “M” St. in Wilmington. The lecture and book signing by...

Holiday Happenings

Rec and Parks’ 21th annual ice skating rink in Pershing Square. Zoo's reindeer ready for final romp. Zoo lights aglow for final week.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium to host annual Whale Fiesta in January.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is scheduled to present the 49th annual Whale Fiesta from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27 at the Aquarium.

Juliette McAllister retires from the City after 16 years of City service.

Juliette McAllister, Administrative Clerk, Rec and Parks at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, retired June 22 with a celebration at Taxco’s Mexican Restaurant in Ranch Palos Verdes.

Lotus Festival Blooms

The Lotus Festival, one of the signature cultural celebrations in the City, took place July 14-15 at Echo Park. Dates coincide with the blooming of the lotus flower.