Thursday, December 17, 2009

Juvenile Detention Facilities Open its Doors for Holiday Celebrations THIS WEEKEND








media advisory


CONTACT: Kerri Webb, Public Information Officer

Cell: (562) 315-3388


Probation Department Juvenile Detention Facilities to host Holiday Celebrations for Families this Weekend


All media are invited to attend the following Holiday events.  Photos of incarcerated minors must not reveal the minors’ identities.  Free games, gifts, and food are provided for all in

attendance.  A surprise visit from Santa Claus is expected to delight the crowd.  Please contact Kerri Webb to RSVP for security clearances.


Saturday, December 19, 2009 at 10AM-3PM

Barry J. Nidorf Juvenile Hall

16350 Filbert St.

Sylmar, CA 91342


Under the theme of “Hope and Empowerment,” juveniles currently incarcerated at the Barry J. Nidorf Juvenile Hall will experience an afternoon filled with holiday fun spent with their families. Christmas trees will transform the facility into a Winter Wonderland as festivities include live entertainment, arts and crafts, and a holiday feast.  Each minor will receive a gift bag including a T-shirt, a book and tasty treats all provided by community sponsors. 


Saturday, December 19, 2009 at 3pm to 5pm

Challenger Youth Memorial Camps

Camp Ellison Onizuka

5300 West Avenue I

Lancaster, CA 93536


CYMC will host “Holidays with Our Children” on Saturday, December 19th from 3pm to 5pm. The holiday extraordinaire will feature live entertainment, and most important, minors

spend special quality family time together for the holiday.  In addition to the formal holiday dinner service (wait staff will be our very own Probation Officers), minors will receive free

holiday gifts to personally give their families.


Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 11am to 3pm

Central Juvenile Hall

1605 Eastlake Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90033


CJH celebrates its 3rd annual “Help Us Feed 1000” on Sunday, December 20th from 11am to 3pm.  The event will include delicious festive meals for the entire family, a bounce tent for the kids, arts and crafts, Child I.D. cards and a surprise visit by Santa Claus who will give out gifts for at least 1,000 children of various ages. 


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Kerri Webb

Public Information Officer

Los Angeles County Probation Department

9150 East Imperial Hwy.

Downey, CA 90242

(562) 315-3388


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