Welcome to Parks, Recreation and Library Services

The Parks, Recreation and Library Services Department is charged with enhancing the quality of life for Inglewood residents, businesses and visitors through the provision of comprehensive recreational, social and community beautification services and programs.  The Department consists of four Divisions - Parks, Recreation and Cultural, Human Services and Library Services - with the following goals:

  • Provide comprehensive recreational, Library and community service programs for youth, families and senior citizens.
  • Promote broad access to parks, recreational, and library facilities.
  • Expand opportunities for cultural enrichment.
  • Maintain a high level of service and maintenance in City parks, parkways, center medians, islands, alleys and trees located on City property.
  • Promote community beautification and foster neighborhood preservation through responsive and professional anti-graffiti activities.

Our ultimate goal is to help individuals enjoy life.

"Inglewood Urbanstage: Construction as Performance" Debuts at City Hall - North Mall
March 24, 2015  "Inglewood Urbanstage: Construction as Performance" will take place on the City Hall North Plaza beginning Friday, March 27, 2015 at 7 p.m.  "Inglewood Urbanstage" is a month-long architectural sculpture, construction performance and panel series by artist/architect Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong. The series, which is open and free to the public, will run through April 26, 2015.  Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong is a 2014-2015 Inglewood Growing Artists Projects (IGAP) award recipient. This project is funded through the Public Art Fund.  For more information about the artist and schedule of events, click here.

Community Information Guide Now Available
March 24, 2015  The City's Community Information Guide  - Spring/Summer Edition is now available and filled with opportunities for you to enjoy the beautiful days of spring and summer while being active, outdoors, creative and environmentally conscious. For the lastest happenings, programs and services, click here - ENGLISH    SPANISH

Spring Break Bridge Program Offered
March 9, 2015  The Parks, Recreation and Library Services Department will conduct a Spring Break Bridge program for children in Transitional Kindergarten through eighth grade.  Spring Break Bridge begins on March 30, 2015 through April 3, 2015. The program will be offered at Darby Park and Rogers Park, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The cost is $100 per child and includes a daily snack and supper.  The program will offer a safe, fun filled environment for children and give them the opportunity to engage in creative crafts, age appropriate games and organized activities during their Spring Break while being supervised by experienced recreation staff.

Notifying the Public of Rights Under Title VI
The City of Inglewood operates its senior transportation programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the City of Inglewood.

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Athletic Fields Available for Rental
Fields for baseball, soccer, and football are available for rental at Darby, Rogers, and Vincent Parks. For more information on fees and schedules, please call Vincent Park at (310) 412-5370, Rogers Park at (310) 412-5504, and Darby Park at (310) 412-5391.