The City of Duarte invites community members of all ages to partake in fun filled activities during the months of March and April!
Teens, between the ages of 15-18, are invited to the Duarte Teen Center on Wednesday, April 11th to a free youth employment workshop from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Teens will learn how to write a resume, complete a job application, practice interview skills and more. Local employers will be on site to share employment opportunities. Interested youth must RSVP by calling the Duarte Teen Center (626) 303-0863.
Bring the family and say hello to the Easter Bunny! On Saturday, March 31st start the day off by enjoying a delicious pancake breakfast from 7:30- 9:30 a.m. at the Duarte Community Center, 1600 Huntington Drive. The breakfast is hosted by Duarte Rotary Club. The cost for adults is $4, and $2 for children 10 years and younger. After breakfast, head over to Beardslee and Royal Oaks Parks for a free Easter Egg Hunt. Beardslee Park is located at 2000 Buena Vista St. and Royal Oaks Park is located at 2627 Royal Oaks Dr. The hunt starts at 10:00 a.m. sharp and is open to children ages 3-4, 5-7 and 8-10 years old. At the hunts, children will be able to collect candy and special prizes will be given to the lucky ones who collect the “Golden Eggs!” Baskets or bags will not be allowed and parents will be asked to stay off the hunting grounds. For additional information, contact the City of Duarte Parks and Recreation Department at (626) 357-7931.
Youth and Teens can join in on the fun at Six Flags Magic Mountain and Knott's Berry Farm during Spring Break too! On Thursday, April 5th, go to Six Flags Magic Mountain with the Duarte Teen Center! Teens will depart from the Center at 8:30 a.m. and will return at 7:30 p.m. Teens can register by calling the Duarte Teen Center at (626) 303-0863.The cost per person is $45 for excursion and registration is required as space is limited. On Wednesday, April 4th, youth ages 8 - 17 are welcome to go to Knott's Berry Farm from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. Register on line at wwws.accessduarte.com and the cost is $42.