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Although the coronavirus crisis is an unprecedented event for all of us, the Temple City Parks and Recreation Department is still your go-to resource for staying active and engaged.

While you and your family remain safe at home, we’ve found some creative ways to beat boredom, from fitness classes and STEM activities to virtual tours and online storytimes. Click on the following tabs to get started, and be sure to check back regularly for updates!

Please note that we do not endorse or receive funds to advertise any of the third-party sites or services referenced on this page. If you have a recommended resource we should share, send it to us at parksandrec@templecity.us.

Finally, although we’ve provided some coronavirus-related information here, please visit the City’s coronavirus page for a full list of available resources, updates and fact sheets.

TENNIS COURTS REOPENING WITH MODIFICATIONS ON MAY 18, 2020

Tennis Courts at Live Oak Park will reopen on Monday, May 18, 2020. For detailed information regarding the modified use of tennis courts please click here.

TEMPLE CITY’S GOT TALENT

We are now taking submissions for the 2020 Virtual Temple City’s Got Talent. Please visit the event page for more detailed information. 

VIRTUAL ENRICHMENT WORKSHOPS - MICROSOFT PARTNERSHIP

The Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Microsoft, has put together a comprehensive virtual learning environment for youth and adults. All workshops are free and begin in mid May and run through June. Workshop topics cover reading comprehension, game coding, virtual museum tours, business building, and professional development. For a complete list of workshops and registration information, please click here.

ARBOR DAY POSTER CONTEST WINNERS

Poster Contest Winners

Congratulations to the two winners of the 2020 Arbor Day poster contest for Temple City. The two winning entries were provided by Nghi Ho (age 16) and Mia Tsu (age 5). In addition both drawings are posted on the City’s Instagram account @ConnectWithTC. Have a wonderful National Arbor Day! 

More Fun Arbor Day Resources 

Want to learn more about the Urban Forestry Division and fun facts about trees in Temple City? Please visit our Urban Forestry page for more info.

New Video Content

Check out our Youth & Teens page to see our latest video created by Parks and Recreation Leader Savannah Randall. This educational video explore the life cycle of a butterfly. Be sure to check in regularly to see new content.

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HEALTH & FITNESS

Blogilates
POP Pilates, PIIT28 and fun Bootcamp sculpting workouts with a certified fitness instructor

Cosmic Kids Yoga
yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids ages 3 and up

Fitness Blender
full-length workout videos, meal plans, and helpful health, nutrition and fitness information

POPSUGAR Fitness
fitness tutorials, workouts and exercises to further healthy living, weight loss and stress release

Yoga With Adriene
high-quality yoga videos for all levels

SPORTS

Basketball Drills & Workouts
workout at home with Temple City High School basketball coach Tommy Lam

VOLUNTEER & DONATE

California Volunteers
connect with organizations that are seeking volunteers

Red Cross
donate blood and assist with meal service for families and students