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NEW Recreation Summer Mailer
The Recreation Summer Mailer is now here. The guide is packed with classes, events, excursions, Summer Golf Tour, Aquatics programs, Moonlight Movies, and much more from May through September 2013.
Grab the July issue of The Gem and turn to page 16 for a listing of our July activities.
Friday, July 5 at 8pm
Civic Center Campus
Gather the family, grab a chair, and join us for the first FREE movie of the season.
Movies at the Pool
Friday, July 18 at 7pm
Fritz Burns Pool
Join us for a night of swimming, activities, and a movie for only $1 per person.
La Quinta Museum
77885 Avenida Montezuma
The Mysteriously Enchanting Salton Sea Exhibit
May 17 - September 21
An exhibit of the attraction inthe '50s and '60s for boating, water skiing, fishing, camping, hiking, and bird watching. View photographs and interview excerpts of current Salton Sea residentsand visitors from Christina Lange's new book Portraitsand Voices of the SaltonSea.
Life in La Quinta and Early California
Become familiar with the local history of the Cahuilla Indians, native desert animals and the first resorts. Experience pioneer life in early California with artifacts, dioramas and hands on activities!
La Quinta Library
78275 Calle Tampico
Summer Reading for Teens
Register to earn prizes and a chance to WIN a Kindle! There will be FREE programs for anyone grades 7-12. For more information please visit the Adult Reference section.
Registration is ongoing!
Did you know...
You can use WebTrac to register for most programs, classes and excursions that the Community Services Department offers. WebTracis available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.
Programs often cancel because the minimum enrollment requirements were not met. Waiting until the last minute to register is usually too late, so please register early.
Having an event?
We have facilities and parks available for private rentals. Meeting spaces include the La Quinta Museum and La Quinta Library. For larger social events and parties the La Quinta Senior Center, Civic Center Campus, La Quinta Park and Fritz Burns Park are available. Please call (760) 777-7090 for more information.
Four-Diamond luxury has never been this much FUN! Enjoy luxurious rooms, fine dining, spectacular entertainment, and an exciting casino where winners are made every day!
City of Indian Wells
An oasis for all seasons, Indian Wells, California is the “it” destination for premier golf and tennis, sensational spas and exceptional dining. This summer, relax and refresh in our sparkling pools – you deserve it!
Classic Club & Bellatrix Restaurant
Experience world-class golf and play where the Pros and Celebrities played at the Classic Club. Classic Club offers fine dining with Bellatrix Restaurant and Wine Bar which is open for lunch and dinner and offers a happy hour menu.
Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitor's Bureau
Greater Palm Springs is your summer oasis… where the sun is always shining. Discover the best places for kids to chill and special offers all summer long.
What do artists Ansel Adams, Bella Lewitsky, Pete Seeger have in common? The Idyllwild Arts Summer Program -- the annual celebration of arts, culture, music, fun and free events now in its 64th year!
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
A summer escape awaits you, including a hip pool atmosphere, a little pumped-up nightlife and fabulous dining options. Book your Party at the Palm Package including early check-in on Friday, reserved seating at the pool and VIP Fast Pass access into Costa’s. Rates starting at $229 per night.
La Quinta Resort & Club
Celebrate Fourth of July at La Quinta Resort with its third annual fireworks show, dive-in movies, kids' camp, an all-American barbecue, and more!
The Living Desert
Zoo Chill Days are here! The first Saturday of the month June-Sept. the first 200 visitors get a free logo'd cooler w/ bottles of chilled Aquafina + frozen treats for humans and animals alike!
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Summer Pass on sale now! $50 for adults and $25 for children 3-12 gets unlimited Tram rides to cool Mount San Jacinto State Park. Enjoy hiking, camping, & dining at 8,500 feet all summer long.
Riviera Palm Springs
Revel in 398 luxurious guestrooms and suites, showcasing Hollywood Regency style décor. Experience the award-winning SpaTerre or dine at Circa 59, serving a contemporary twist on traditional dishes with artfully reinvented versions of the classics.
The Saguaro Palm Springs
With a buzzing pool scene and vibrant flavor from Iron Chef Jose Garces, The Saguaro Palm Springs invites you to the desert for uncomplicated fun with some 1950s Technicolor.
The Shops on El Paseo
The Shops on El Paseo is a dynamic collection of world-renowned designer boutiques and inviting restaurants including: St. John, Burberry, James Perse, Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Optical Shop of Aspen, Daily Grill, Leggiadro, Ralph Lauren, Stuart Weitzman, California Pizza Kitchen, Escada, Soma Intimates, Chico's, Theodore, Rangoni Firenze Shoes and Wolfgang Puck Pizza Bar.
Spa Resort Casino
Discover the luxury, style, and service you deserve in Historic downtown Palm Springs. The hotel has magnificent views, an ideal location, and just steps away from fabled Palm Canyon Drive.
OpenTable and TripAdvisor.com top award winner! Dine indoors or outside! $3 Happy Hour 11am-7pm. $19 3-Course Prix Fixe 11am-6pm. Lunch/Brunch/Dinner. 707 N. Palm Canyon. Reservations recommended. (760) 864-8746
The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa
Enjoy Summer Rates as low as $111 & more packages including Free Golf. Discover Westin Summer Fun events including live entertainment, daily Happy Hour, movie nights, pool games, kids free golf and more!