La Palma Community Services collaborates with the City of Cypress Recreation Department to offer a variety of special events, activities, and other opportunities.
|Event||Date / Time||Location|
|Open Mic Showcase||Saturday, September 21 at 5:00 p.m.||La Palma Central Park - Pavilion|
|Teen Job Workshop||Thursday, October 10 at 5:00 p.m.||La Palma Community Center - Royal Palm Room|
|Teen Dance||Saturday, January 18, 2020||La Palma Community Center - Royal Palm Room|
|Teen Fashion Scene||Model applications available on Wednesday, January 20, 2020||Cypress Community Center|
|March Madness Basketball Tournament||Friday, March 13, 2020||La Palma Central Park - Basketball Courts|
InspoTeen is a free afterschool "hangout" for Walker Junior High School students on campus. InspoTeen staff are on campus on Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30-4:00 p.m. Teens can play games, hangout with friends, watch movies, make crafts, and of course, eat. For more information, call 714-690-3350.
The City of La Palma in partnership with the City of Cypress offers teen dances throughout the school year. These dances are limited to students in the seventh or eighth grade only. Please read the NEW Ticket Procedures required before a teen can purchase a ticket:
Tickets are $10 will be available to purchase starting the Monday before the dance.
The City accepts 20 teen volunteers (13-17 years of age) that are residents of La Palma (proof of residency is required) to assist our trained Day Camp Counselors each summer at Club La Palma Day Camp and Camp Tiny Tot. Teens must submit an application online and attend an interview. If chosen to participate they must attend weekly meetings and training, in addition to working 200 hours over the course of the 10 week program. At the completion of the program each Volunteen will receive a $200 stipend, Letter of Recommendation, and be recognized at a City Council meeting. Volunteen Applications will be available online beginning February 25 and must be completed by 5:30 p.m. on March 25.
The City appointed Youth Action Committee (YAC) works in conjunction with the City of La Palma and outside groups for the benefit of the community and its youth. We are looking for high school students who will help promote programs and inform the public about teen opportunities for Cities.
To apply, students must complete a Youth Action Committee Application and return it to the Cypress Community Center Office (5700 Orange Avenue) by 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2019.
Interviews will be held on August 13 and 14. All interviews will be set-up at the time of application submission.