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I am the oldest and the first in my family to receive a graduate degree. The officers and mentors at PAL believed in me and gave me confidence to achieve many goals.

Brisa Melenendez PAL Alumni, Teacher, Edison Elementary School

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PAL presents Outdoor Spooktacular, Sunday, October 31, 2021 4 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Memorial Park Parking Lot- 1401 Olympic Blvd

Santa Monica, CA 90404


At this year's annual Spooktacular, families are invited to a trick or treat while safely distancing and admire festive Halloween decor. Santa Monica Police Department patrol cars will be dressed up in seasonal and Halloween-themed decorations. All are invited to this free community event.




PAL and the City of Santa Monica continue to place the highest value on the health and
safety of our community. Taking our guidance from LA County Public Health
Guidelines for School Age Day Care Facilities, additional mandatory safety protocols and
procedures have been implemented in an effort to keep us all as safe as we can be during
this time. Please contact the PAL office for registration information.  

PAL is FREE to youth ages 6–17 who live or attend school in Santa Monica!

Youth are assigned to a pod and will experience a variety of educational enrichment,

recreation and sports activities.

The PAL Youth Center is open Monday–Friday
Elementary: 2:30 PM–7:30 PM
Teens:          3:00 PM–7:30 PM






PAL is a public-private partnership operated by the City of Santa Monica. PAL is a 501(c)3 corporation with a non-profit Board of Directors. Donations to PAL are tax exempt to the extent allowed by law and are devoted to program related activities.

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