Community Services

YWCA has transitioned their distribution of take home meals at the Sierra Madre Hart Park House Senior Center to a home-delivery meal program beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2020.  For any additional participants calling in that are at a high risk and need meals delivered to, please contact the Community Services Department at (626)355-5278 x702.

The Community Services Department consists of four full-time employees. The Department is responsible for a variety of facilities, parks, events, services and programs ranging from traditional recreation programs to arts and seniors. The Department oversees the Community Recreation Center and Youth Activity Center, Sierra Madre Aquatic Center, Hart Park House Senior Center, and six parks as well as supports and coordinates the activities of the City's Community Services Commission, Senior Community Commission, and various committees.

Community Services Department Office
232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd.
Sierra Madre, CA 91024

Phone: 626-355-5278
Hours: Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Department Mission Statement 
The Mission of the Sierra Madre Community Service Department is to provide safe facilities, quality services, programs that are affordable, open and friendly to enrich the overall quality of life for all visitors and residents.

Introducing . . . 


Annual Funding of Non-Profits, Arts and Community-Based Programs


The City of Sierra Madre provides funding to grant program applications for Annual Funding of Non-Profits, Arts and Community-Based Programs that has a public purpose benefiting the City.

The Community Services Commission will review and consider Grant Program Applications at its regular meeting held on Monday, March 16, 2020 and then approved by City Council.

  • Grant Awards will be announced in the end of March / Early April.
  • Grant applications should be submitted by the 29th of February for review and consideration.

Completed Grant Applications can be submitted as follows:

  232 W. Sierra Madre Blvd.

                          Sierra Madre, CA 91024

For more information, please email us at or call the Community Services Department at (626) 355-5278.

SMGP Sierra Madre Grant Application 2020

March & April Calendar of Events

Remember to visit us on our Community Services Facebook Page at Sierra Madre Community Services! #ParksMakeLifeBetter

Community Services Department CLOSED for Holidays in 2020 as listed below:

Day / Date   Holiday
Wednesday, January 1, 2020   New Year's Holiday
Monday, January 20   Martin Luther King Jr.'s Day
Monday, February 17   Presidents' Day
Monday, May 25   Memorial Day
Saturday, July 4   Independence Day
Monday, September 7   Labor Day
Monday, October 12   Columbus Day
Monday, November 11   Veterans Day
Thursday, November 26   Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, November 27   Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 24   Closed at Noon - Holiday
Friday, December 25   Christmas Day
Monday, December 28   Holiday
Tuesday, December 29   Holiday
Wednesday, December 30   Holiday
Thursday, December 31, 2020    Holiday
Friday, January 1, 2021   New Years Day

Updated January 7, 2020

Parks Make Life Better!