FALL: September - November
Kids’ Night Out
Third Saturday of every month
6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Walnut Teen Center
$19 per child/$15 per additional child from the same immediate family.
Do you need some extra time for yourself, but are wondering what to do with the kids? Sign them up for Kids’ Night Out! Children ages 5 to 12 years will enjoy an evening of fun with crafts, games, dinner, dessert, popcorn and movies. Each night will have a different theme! Cost is $19 for the first child and $15 for each additional child from the same immediate family. Please bring a sleeping bag or blanket to rest on during the movie. Dates subject to change.
2018 HOLIDAY HOME DECORATION CONTEST: Entry Forms Accepted Beginning October 8, 2018
Does your house or block have the best holiday decorations in the City? The Community Services Department invites Walnut residents to participate in the City’s Holiday Home Decorating Contest. You may nominate your own home, or get together with your neighbors and nominate your block. One individual winner and one block winner will be chosen as the Best Overall (based on curb appeal). Please note, all homes must be located within the municipal boundaries of the City of Walnut. Entry Acceptance Deadline is 5:00 pm on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Applications can be submitted at Walnut Recreation Services Office (MDRS) at 21701 Valley Blvd (M-Th, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm) or at the Walnut Senior Center (M-F, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm).
The Judging will take place on Monday, December 17, 2018 and winners will be notified by phone or email no later than Thursday, December 20, 2018. The winner(s) will receive a special “Best Holiday Decoration” yard sign and recognition at a City Council meeting.
- Click here for a Flyer (Coming in Fall 2018)
- Click here for an Entry Form (Coming in Fall 2018)
- Click here for the Contest Rules and Details
Saturday, October 13, 2018
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Lemon Creek Haunted Trail Walk & Cookout
Friday, October 26, 2018
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Lemon Creek Park (130 Avenida Alipaz)
$3 per person
Dare to join us, as the shadows of the night rise! Enter the haunted trail and experience some terrifying urban legends that have come to Lemon Creek Park. After the trail, stay and enjoy spine-tingling tales that will be told around the fire pit or enjoy dinner with the family all while watching Disney’s Coco. So bring your blankets and lawn chairs and make a family night. Make sure to follow us on Facebook to find out which food truck will be joining us for the evening. For more information, call (909) 598-6200.
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Walnut Senior Center (Parking Lot)
Calling all ghosts, goblins and ghouls! Come and celebrate spooky fun at this year’s Mostly Ghostly. You will have the opportunity to enjoy live entertainment, a costume contest, and games. The Halloween Costume Contest is scheduled to begin at 7:30 pm. For more information, call (909) 598-5605.
Senior Expo and Flu Shot Clinic
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
9:00 am to 12:00 noon
Walnut Senior Center
The LA County Health Department will offer free flu shots to seniors. Flu shots are available until 11:30 am. The Senior Expo will feature a variety of health screenings, information and give-a-ways. For more information or to reserve a booth, please contact the Walnut Senior Center at (909) 598-6200.
Photo Policy: On occasion, staff or independent photographers of the Community Services Department may take photographs or videos of participants in our programs, parks, and special events. Please be aware that these are for the department's use in future brochures, pamphlets or for local public access. If you object to having photos of you or your family used for future publication, you should notify the photographer at the time the photo is taken.