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Teen Programs
The renovated Teen Center is now open! Come check out the new space for teens and make new friends.  Teens are encouraged to visit AJ Padelford Park Teen Center to make new friends, participate in weekly activities, go on field trips, and make a difference in the community.  Teens will have the opportunity to join the Teen Board and become part of the decision making process for Center activities. 

Regular Activities:
  • Teen Center is open Monday-Friday 3-6pm. 
  • Teen Board will meet weekly to discuss upcoming events.
  • Game Nights on the 2nd Friday of the month at 6pm.
  • Movie Nights on the 4th Friday of month at 6pm.

Winter Activities:
  • Speaker Series: International Studies and Chicano Latino Studies, Friday, February 12, 2016 5-6pm.  Students Emelyne Camacho and Nancy Haro will present information on the available course, possible career options and their college and internship experiences. 
  • Jingle Jam: Friday, January 8, 2016 5-8:30pm.  Light up your holiday by joining the Jingle Jam! Enjoy food and drinks, watch a Christmas movie and a White elephant game (see Artesian for details). 
  • Volunteer Opportunities: Volunteer hours available during the nine days of the Posadas Program from December 15-23, 2015 from 5-8pm.  Contact (562) 860-3361 for details.
  • Snow Play at Mt. Baldy: Saturday, January 30, 2016, 8:30am-4:30pm (Free). 
  • Hollywood Sign Hike: Saturday, February 27, 2016, 7am-12:30pm (Free)

Please contact AJ Padelford Park at 562-407-1723 or email if you are interested in joining the program.
Or just stop by! 11870 169th Street, Artesia, CA 90701