Teen Centers

Our Mission Statement:

To provide personal, social and recreational programs to teens in a safe and positive environment that will enhance personal and social skills, teach responsibility and leadership, and promote individual self esteem.

Open Monday - Friday, after school.

Open to teens (13-18 years old) who live in Long Beach or attend a Long Beach School. Student ID or proof of residency required.

Admiral Park Teen Center

2125 Santa Fe Ave.
(562) 570-1600
Serving Cabrillo High and neighborhood teens
 Hours: M-F, 3 -7 p.m. 

McBride Park Teen Center

1550 M.L. King Jr. Ave.
(562) 570-1605
Serving Poly High and neighborhood teens
Hours: M-F, 3 -7  p.m.

Cesar Chavez "The Zone"

401 Golden Ave.
(562) 570-8890
Hours: M-F, 3 pm - 7 pm

  • Program features: computers (with parent permission slips only), arts and crafts, games, gym, weight room, sports, video games and special projects

Freeman Community Center

1205 Freeman Avenue
(562) 570-8688
Hours: M-F,  3 pm - 7 pm

  • Intramural sports, homework & computer workshops, youth employment service, field trips, cooking classes & more

Houghton Park Teen Center

6301 Myrtle Ave.
(562) 570-1640
Serving Jordan High and neighborhood teens
 Hours: M-F,  3 pm - 7 pm

  • Hiking, game tournaments, tape ball, pool table, air hockey & ping-pong
  • Big screen TV hosts PSll, Game Cube, Xbox,
  • Organized sports, arts, crafts, games & field trips
  • Computer workshops, youth employment service, field trip

Silverado Teen Center

1545 W. 31st St.
(562) 570-1675
Serving Cabrillo High and neighborhood teens
Hours: M-F,  3 pm - 7 pm

  • Homework assistance & computer lab
  • Pool, Air Hockey, Playstation 3, Xbox, Foosball
  • Cooking classes, tournaments, arts & crafts, movie nights
  • Community projects, field trips & holiday special events
  • Weight room, sports & sports tournaments