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. 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 2018 schedule is:
- May 18th: The Emoji Movie - El Cerrito School, 1051 N. Hillside St.
- June 8th: Avengers: Age of Ultron - Washington Middle School, 716 E. La Habra Blvd.
- June 22nd: Peter Rabbit - Brio Park, 300 S. Euclid St.
- July 13th: Coco - Brio Park, 300 S. Euclid St.
- August 7th: The Incredibles - Portola Park, 301 S. Euclid St. (as part of La Habra's Police Department's National Night Out event)
- August 17th: Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Crossroads Community Church, 222 N. Euclid St.
- September 21st: The Star - Our Lady of Guadalupe, 900 W. La Habra Blvd.
- October 12th: Despicable Me 3- El Cerrito School, 1051 N. Hillside St.
Family Bowling Bash
Join us for our first annual Family Bowling Bash on Saturday, August 4, 2018, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at La Habra 300 Bowl, 370 E. Whittier Blvd., La Habra This event is open to children ages 4-17 years old with an accompanying adult or adults. 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.
Join us for a memorable afternoon at the La Habra Community Center ballroom. The event will include a petite lunch, sweet treats, tea, games and more. Open to children ages age three through 13 years with an accompanying adult. Tickets must be purchased in advance. The fee is $20 per person. Date is Saturday, October 6, 2018, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Limited tickets are available, so register early. For more information, please call 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.