Family Hangtime Events:
Kids' Night Out
This quarterly event is held on a Friday evening from 6:00-10:30 p.m. and is open to kids ages four-13 years old. Activities will include themed games, crafts, dinner, popcorn and a movie. Kids can bring a blanket and a pillow to relax on during the movie. Upcoming dates are:
- February 2nd - The Olympics
- April 20th - Luau
- August 31st - Camping
- October 26th - Outer Space
Parents must register in advance; limited space is available. The fee is $15 per child, a real babysitting bargain! For more information, please call 562-383-4200.
Join us for the fun-filled evening for girls and their dads at the Community Center ballroom. The event will include dinner, dessert, dancing, games and more. This year's theme is "Enchanted Forest". Open to girls age 3-13 years with an accompanying dad, grandfather, uncle, or another adult male guardian. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are $20 per person ($40 per couple). Dates are Friday, May 11 or Saturday May 12, 2018, 6:00-9:00 p.m. (choose one or the other night to attend). TICKETS ARE NOT AVAILABLE YET, but will go on sale closer to the event date. For more information, please call or visit the Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., 562-383-4200. To download a copy of the event flyer, please click here.
A Night at the Museum
Join the La Habra Recreation staff for its second epic overnight takeover of the Children's Museum at La Habra on Friday, April 13 through Saturday, April 14, 2018, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 a.m.! Fun family activities will include games, crafts, storytelling, a movie and more. Dinner, breakfast and snacks will be served. Open to children ages four through 12 years with an accompanying parent/guardian. The fee is $20 per person, and preregistration is necessary. TICKETS ARE NOT AVAILABLE YET, but will be available as closer to the event date. For more information, please call 562-383-4200.
American Crown Circus: Circus Osorio USA returns to La Habra's Marketplace shopping Center for its second year. The family-owned circus is a one stage traveling operation with high wire acts, acrobats, magicians and clowns, that owner Roberto Osorio describes as "a Las Vegas-style production that is a cross between Cirque de Soleil and the more traditional family circuses." Dates for 2018 to be announced. Tickets will be available at the circus.
Movies in the Park
Join the Recreation staff for an outdoor, family-friendly movie on Friday nights. Participants should bring their own lawn chairs and blankets and can enjoy food vendors and the Bamboo Kids Club. Movies begin at dusk. For more information, please call 562-383-4200. The 2017 schedule is:
- April 21st: The BFG - El Cerrito School, 1051 N. Hillside Street
- May 12th: Storks -Washington Middle School, 716 E. La Habra Boulevard
- June 9th: Miracles from Heaven - Montwood Park, 231 E. Montwood Avenue
- June 23rd: Trolls - Brio Park, 300 S. Euclid Street
- July 14th: Soul Surfer - Montwood Park, 231 E. Montwood Avenue
- August 1st: Moana - Portola Park, 301 S. Euclid Street(as part of La Habra's Police Department's National Night Out event)
- August 11th: The Secret Life of Pets - Washington Middle School, 716 E. La Habra Boulevard
- September 8th: Sing - El Cerrito School, 1051 N. Hillside Street
- October 13th: The Book of Life - Our Lady of Guadalupe, 900 W. La Habra Boulevard
If you'd like to download a 2017 Movies in the Park schedule,
.Mother & Daughter Par-Tea
Join us for a memorable afternoon for little girls and their moms at the La Habra Community Center ballroom. The event will include a petite lunch, sweet treats, tea, games and more. Open to girls ages age three through 13 years with an accompanying mom, grandmother, aunt or guardian. Tickets must be purchased in advance. The fee is $20 per person. Date is Saturday, August 26, 2017, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Limited tickets are available, so register early. For more information, please call 562-383-4200.
Mother & Son Bowling Bash
Join us for our first annual Mother & Son Bowling Bash on Saturday, September 2, 2017, 1:00-3:00 p.m. This event is open to boys ages 4-18 years old with an accompanying mom, grandmother, aunt or other adult female guardian. The cost to attend is $20 per person and includes shoes, two games and a dessert bar. For more information or to register, please call or visit the Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., 562-383-4200.
Holiday Kid Drop, Parent Shop
This annual event will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Parents can get their holiday shopping done while their kids ages four-12 years old enjoy a day that is all about them. We will be making holiday gifts, decorating holiday goodies, enjoying breakfast and lunch, playing games and watching a holiday movie. The fee is $20 per child, $15 per additional sibling (must register at the same time). For more information or to register, please call or visit the Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., 562-383-4200.