Topanga Youth Services (TYS)
Serving Topanga's Youth Since 1993
More About Us
- TYS Director – Karen Cooke
- Past Directors & Notable Guest Leaders
Karen Cooke has been the director of TYS since 2006. As a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts as well as their Educational Theatre program, Karen brings her aptitude with performance art to TYS.… Read More
- Paula Lebrot (1993) Directed Topanga Jones Classic Park
- Paulette Messenheimer (1994-2006) Directed Aesopes Fables , Alice in Wonderland , Sleeping Beauty-ish (adapted by two TYS members), and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
- Noel Rhodes (2000-2006) Music
Thank You For Your Support
TYS's annual musical and talent show as well as band nights, classes and events for youths 10-17 years in the Topanga and surrounding areas have been held at the Topanga Community Center since it's inception in 1993. TYS thanks past ad current board members and TCC members for their support!
TYS has received annual funding through Los Angeles County Third District's Community Development Commission since it's inception in 1993. TYS thanks former Senior Field Duputy Susan Nissman, former Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, and current Supervisor Sheila Kuehl for their support!