The local sports season for 2018-2019 has ended. Thanks to all the players, coaches, parents, and school administrators for a great season. See you in the fall!
The OakParkNow Sports Dept.
OAK PARK RECREATION CENTER WINTER/SPRING BROCHURE
To purchase "Images of America - Oak Park", please click HERE
WHERE EXACTLY IS THE DOG PARK?
Oak Park now has received several emails asking for a map to access the dog park.
View a map to help you locate the Oak Canyon Dog Park by clicking HERE
Congratulations to the hard working students, teachers, support staff, administrators, counselors, and of course, parents!
THE FAMOUS OAK PARK SPLASH PAD
For more details about the splash pad, please click HERE
HOW DO I REPORT GRAFFITI IN OAK PARK?
If you happen to see any "tagging" or "graffiti" in or around Oak Park, please report the location to the Ventura County Sheriff´s Department by calling (805) 654-9511 so they can file a report and track it. If the graffiti appears to be gang-related, also report it to Ventura County Gang Hotline by calling (888) 58-GANGS.
OAK PARK LIBRARY HOSTS EVENTS FOR KIDS
The Oak Park Library hosts wonderful educational classes throughout the month to help stimulate the minds of young children. These events are FREE to the public and open to all ages. To learn more simply click on the events below.
OAK PARK EVENTS PAGE
MY STREET IS DIRTY, WHEN DOES IT GET CLEANED?
Below you will find the 2017 Street Sweeping schedule for Oak Park.
To find out when your street gets cleaned, please click HERE
PLEASE REMOVE ALL GARAGE SALE SIGNS
In an effort to keep our community clean, Oak Park Now wants to encourage all residents that host garage sales to remove the signs they distribute throughout the community upon completion of the sale. On any given weekend, garage sale signs are left lingering across the community without proper removal. Please also keep in mind that garage sale signs are not permitted in public roadway medians. Thank you for helping to keep our community looking pristine.
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Oak Park Library
899 North Kanan Road, Oak Park, CA 91377
To access the Oak Park Library website, please click HERE.
Oak Park Library is at the southern edge of the Oak Park High School campus.
- Want to know how to get a library card, borrow a book and more? See our FAQ page.
- Access the library catalog from home.
- If a book you want is not available at your local library, it can be be ordered from other libraries at no charge.
- Telephone questions will be answered during open hours. Call (818) 889-2239.
- Does your child need Accelerated Reader Books? Use Medea Creek Middle School's searchable AR List or AR Bookfinder .
- Fifteen computers are available for public Internet access. All computers have the 2010 version of Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint. Printing is available at ten (10) cents per page.
- A self-serve copy machine is available at ten (10) cents per page.
- Meeting Room Rental - Two (2) meeting rooms are available for public use.
- The Film and Lecture Room seats forty (40) people and is equipped with a podium and a DVD/Video player that is connected to a projector. The projector also has a laptop computer connection.
- The Conference Room has a large conference table and 16 chairs.
- Reservations are required and are on a 'first come first serve' basis. To check fees and make a reservation please call 818-889-2239.
- 24 hour Book Return: the book drop is located next to the front door of the library.
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- Teen Library Volunteers - The top reasons to volunteer:
- Help yourself and your library!
- Volunteering looks REALLY good on college applications!
- Help with the Summer Reading Program or the Robots in the Library program.
Come by or call the library at 818-889-2239 and check it out!
- The Oak Park Friends of the Library group supports and benefits the Library. The Friends run a bookstore which funds the library's Summer Reading Program and other activities. Contact the Librarian for more information on becoming a member of the the Oak Park Friends of the Library or visit the Friends page.
- Volunteers are needed for Adult Literacy Program. For more information click here.
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Library service in Oak Park began with a bookmobile stop near the May Boyar Park in 1968. The bookmobile continued to visit until 1981. Oak Park residents lobbied for more library service and in 1979 students mounted a letter writing campaign to get approval for a public library in the community.
In August 1980, the Oak Park School Board and the Ventura County Board of Supervisors approved a jointly operated school/community library located on the Oak Park High School campus. In 1981, the new library opened. By 1992, Oak Park’s population had more than doubled and a new, larger library was needed.
Many options were considered, community members were consulted and the architectural firm, Fields & Devereaux was selected to design the new library. Our award-winning library opened in 2004 and the building incorporates many environmental and energy conservation features.
JUNE 2019 - COMMUNITY MESSAGES:
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Click HERE to view the schedule.
REPORT DANGEROUS TEEN DRIVING
The Sheriff’s Teenage Traffic Offender Program (STTOP) wants you to be the eyes and ears of the community. If you witness a case of reckless driving, call STTOP at (818) 880- 5420 or click HERE to report an incident online.
Report any traffic related issued in Oak Park
by clicking HERE
PURCHASE YOUR VERY OWN OAK PARK-OPOLY! (While Supplies Last)
LEARN MORE ABOUT OAK PARK FIRE STATION #36
JUNE 2019 - CALENDAR & NEWS:
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HAVE YOU LICENSED YOUR DOG WITH THE COUNTY OF VENTURA?
Section 4411 states: "Every person who owns, harbors, or keeps any dog over the age of four (4) months for 30 days or longer shall obtain a current license. A person who violates the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor. Any dog found without a current license tag may be taken up and impounded".
For more information, please click HERE
Click HERE to read the DECEMBER 2016 OPUSD Board Meeting Summary
SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL
The Ventura County Department of Transportation has conducted a study and provided Oak Park Now with maps of all campuses and the safest routes for students to walk to and from school. We encourage students to walk to school to safely. Elementary children should never walk without an adult and secondary students should never walk alone. Walking to school provides so many benefits to health, for the environment, and for our traffic situation.
To view the the map with the safe routes, please click HERE