City of Long Beach 
Public Information Office
411 W. Ocean Blvd, 
Long Beach, CA 90802

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 050224
Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine to Offer a Variety of Recreation Classes This Summer
Registration for over 700 activities begins May 6
Jane Grobaty
Community Information Officer
Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine

Long Beach, CA – Registration for new and existing recreation classes offered by the City of Long Beach Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine (PRM) begins Monday, May 6. Summer is quickly approaching and PRM is offering over 700 activities taking place throughout the city and catering to all ages. From preschool to adults ages 50+, residents can enjoy classes in art, music, nature, fitness, special interest subjects, adult sports leagues, aquatics and more all summer long.


  • Preschool Soccer Camp (ages 4 years, six months to 6 years).
  • Preschool Cake Design (ages 2 years, six months to 6 years).
  • D-Up Tiny Ballers Basketball (ages 3 to 6 years).


  • Avengers and Justice League Animation (ages 7 to 13 years).
  • Lego ® Engineering Design Challenge (ages 7 to 12 years).
  • Magical Mermaid Camp (ages 4 to 7 years).
  • Star Wars: Claymation Galaxy (ages 7 to 13 years).


  • Ceramics Workshop (ages 16 years and up).
  • Drawing Fundamentals (ages 18 years and up).
  • Argentine Tango (ages 18 years and up).

Older Adults

  • Functional Movement, Balance, and Brains (ages 50 years and up).
  • Gentle Yoga (ages 50 years and up).
  • Zumba ® Gold (ages 50 years and up).

Beginning May 6, residents can register for classes by visiting and clicking on “Online Registration” under “LB RecConnect,” by calling 562.570.3111, or by visiting the Registration Reservations Office (2760 Studebaker Rd.), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Classes will start in June and extend through August. Check out all of this season’s activities in the latest issue of the Recreation Connection, PRM’s programs catalog, available at or at Long Beach park community centers and Long Beach Public Library branches beginning May 3.

Media inquiries may be directed to Jane Grobaty, Community Information Officer, Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine, at 562.570.3233 or