Franklin D. Roosevelt Park is one of the oldest parks in the Los Angeles County. Construction of the park was authorized by President Roosevelt as a Works Progress Administration (WPA) building project during the 1930’s Great Depression. Roosevelt Park is a large facility that offers community programs for youth, adults, and seniors, enhancing the quality of life for those that participate in the programs and those that utilize the facility.

County Operated Facility
Address: 7600 Graham Ave. Los Angeles CA 90001
Website: http://parks.lacounty.gov/franklin-d-roosevelt-park
Hours: Sunrise to Sunset
Phones:
  • General: (323) 586-7228
  • Pool: (323) 586-7203
  • Senior Center: (323) 586-7217
Park Amenities:
  • Tennis Courts
  • Basketball Courts
  • Baseball Fields
  • Soccer Fields
  • Fitness Zones
  • Skate Parks
  • Picnic Tables
  • Children's Play Areas
  • Swimming Pools
  • Gymnasiums
  • Senior Centers
  • Restrooms
  • Barbecue
  • Computer Labs
  • Fitness Par Courses
  • Handball Courts
  • Historic Value
  • Multipurpose Rooms
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Softball Fields
  • Volleyball Courts
Park Things to Do:
  • After-School Programs
  • Baseball/T-Ball
  • Basketball
  • Computer Classes
  • Exercising and Fitness
  • Movie Screenings
  • Pet Adoption
  • Senior Meal Programs
  • Skateboarding
  • Softball
  • Summer Lunch
  • Swimming
  • Teen Clubs

Programs

Swim Lessons

Our swim lessons offer an oportunity to develop different swimming skills. Our levels range from level 1, beginners, having no or little knowledge of swimming skills. Level 2, develop the skills learned in level 1 and be more confortable in the water. Level 3, master previous strokes and introduce breastroke and butterfly kick. level 4, where the students develop the proper techniques to be part of a aswim team.

Ages: 6 months to 17
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Fee: $20 per Person/Session
Recreational Swimming

Free time to enjoy the water.

Ages: 0.5 to N/A
Days: Sun-Sat & Mon, Tues, Fri
Fee: $0 per DAYLY
LA84 Swim Team

A competitive swim team opportunity for novice swimmers.

Ages: 7 to 17
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Fee: $0 per Monday - Friday
LA84 Synchronized Swimming

A hybrid form of swimming, dance, and gymnasium, consisting of swimmers performing a synchronised routine of elaborate moves in the water, accompanied by music.

Ages: 7 to 17
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Fee: $0 per Monday - Friday
LA84 Water Polo

A team water sport game that consists of four quarters in which the teams attemp to score goals by throwing the ball into their opponent's gaol. The team with the most goals at the end of the game wins the game.

Ages: 7 to 17
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Fee: $0 per Monday - Friday
Aqua Aerobics

Aqua Aerobics is an organized fitness class instructed by Pool Lifeguards with the goal of bringing a full body work out while in an encouraging environment.

Ages: 18 to 100
Days: Mon & Wed
Fee: $6 per monday & Wednesday
Gladiators Swim Team

Competitive swimming for youth, ages 7 to 17. This program introduces novice swimmers to the competitive world of swimming and focuses on developing good sportmanship and proper stroke technique. Participants must be able to wswim at least two lengths of the pool and tread water in a relaxed fashion for 10 minutes.

Ages: 7 to 17
Days: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Fee: $0 per