PARKS AND RECREATION
HALLOWEEN DRIVE-THRU TRICK OR TREATING EVENT
Join us as we celebrate Halloween in Temple City with a Trick-Or-Treating drive-thru event! On Saturday, October 31 from 6:00pm – 9:00pm a drive-thru experience will take place at the Bogue and Daines parking lots at Live Oak Park. As you drive through you will be treated to a festively themed ride with multiple candy stops along the way. This event is absolutely free to participate and all are encouraged to come! More information can be found HERE.
HALLOWEEN DOOR DECORATING CONTEST
Temple City residents are invited to participate in the 2020 Halloween Door Decorating Contest and join the gouhlishly good fun. Show off your spooky spirit by decorating your front door, entry way, and/or porch for Halloween. Entry forms (free to participate) will be accepted through October 22, 2020. For a list of contest rules and to submit your entry form please CLICK HERE.
Join the fun and get creative with specially themed crafts, tasty snack recipes, and awesome games via Zoom! Youth ages 6-12 years can register for one, two or three Craft Club sessions that take place on Friday nights from 5:30-7:30p.m beginning in October. Registration for each two-class session is $15 and includes a “Rec Pack” of crafting supplies, materials, snacks, and recipes. Rec Packs will be available via contactless pick-up at the Live Oak Community Center Annex located at 10144 Bogue Street. More information can be found HERE.
Ready, Set, Go!!! We are excited to introduce to the community our first Healthy TC event with the Running Challenge. Run or walk your way to a healthier you! Challenge your friends, walk or run with family, or try to beat your personal best time during the month of October through December. Select and complete one: 5K (3.1 miles), 10K course (6.2 miles), Half Marathon (13.1 miles), or Full Marathon (26.2 miles). The $20.00 registration fee includes a Runner’s Swag Bag filled with: Marathon Bib, Runner's Log, Finisher Medal, Warm-Up Charts, Virtual Race Picture, and Temple City Sports Water Bottle. To register and for more information please CLICK HERE.
Welcome to Healthy Temple City where we strive for the community to Live Well and Be Active! The Parks & Recreation Department's new initiative promotes wellness for individuals and families in our diverse community through active programs and recreation. Our goal is to deliver innovative monthly programming empowering community wellness, fitness, and mental health. Free membership for Healthy Temple City is open to all community members and includes a free t-shirt upon enrollment. More information can be found at by CLICKING HERE.
The City of Temple City will celebrate Veterans Day on November 11, 2020. The celebration will commence with a vintage plane flyover. The flyovers will be viewable from your home within the boundaries of Temple City (weather permitting). The flyover will begin at 11:00 A.M., and the duration of the flyover is approximately fifteen minutes. After the flyover, the City will be premiering its first virtual Veterans Day ceremony at 11:15 A.M. The celebration will take time to pause and recognize the brave men and women who have fearlessly and faithfully worked to defend the United States and our freedom. The celebration will include an inspirational message from our keynote speaker as well as messages from local dignitaries and elected officials.Additionally, residents can also participate in the festivities in two ways. The first is by submitting a photo of veterans and or current service members to be used in a commemorative slide show to honor all that served. The slide show will follow the virtual Veterans Day ceremony.The second way residents can participate in the celebration is by filling out the Veterans Day lawn sign request form. The signs are designed to show support to Temple City veterans with a message of “Remembering all who served”. Lawn signs will be available for delivery November 2nd, or sooner. More information can be found at HERE.