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Category: GeneralEnjoy the Beauty of Fall

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October 28, 2012

 

Through October, 2012

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October And Receive Five Free Crapemyrtle Trees. The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering five free crapemyrtle trees when you join the Foundation in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program dedicated to environmental stewardship through tree planting. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive The Tree Book, which includes information about tree planting and care.

To receive the free crapemyrtle trees, send a $10 membership contribution to Five Crapemyrtles, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410, by October 31, 2012, or join online at arborday.org/october.

Category: GeneralMonrovia Public Library Job & Career Center: Job Scout

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October 28, 2012N/A

Monrovia

Through October, 2012

The Monrovia Public Library is piloting a new job resource called Job Scout through October, 2013. Currently in beta testing, Job Scout is digital literacy tools that helps users gain the internet skills necessary to look for a job in today’s market. This resource was built in cooperation with the California State Library. Job Scout is currently available on the Library’s website (www.monroviapubliclibrary.org) under Education and Careers. For more information, Job Scout can be found at www.myjobscout.org or call the Library at 626-256-8274 and ask for the Adult Reference Desk.

Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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October 28, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralKIDSPACE Annual

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October 28, 2012

 

Pasadena

 

Sat-Sun Oct 27 & 28

Kidspace Children’s Museum will host the 18th Annual Pumpkin Festival on October 27-28, 2012, in Brookside Park, directly in front of Kidspace Children’s Museum.  Festival hours are from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.  Festival admission is free and the community is invited. .  For more information and a calendar of events, please visit: www.kidspacemuseum.org or on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/KidspaceChildrensMuseum.

Category: GeneralLaughlin Trip

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October 28, 2012N/A

El Monte

Sun - Tues, Oct. 28-30

Club Durazo announces trip to Laughlin: Edge-Water Hotel Casino. $93.00 each (single occupancy) 2 Night at Edge Water Hotel Casino includes: transportation, hotel, 2 buffet at the casino and 1 free buffet at Mi Hacienda and free coffee and donuts. Will meet at the Jack Crippen Multipurpose Senior Center at 3120 N. Tyler Ave., El Monte. (Please park in the mid section of the parking lot). For further information please contact Viola Flores: (626) 455-0813, or Mando Hernandez at (562) 204-8230.

 

Category: GeneralAnnual Fall Festival

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October 28, 2012

San Gabriel

Sunday, October 28

San Gabriel Academy is hosting its annual Fall Festival on October 28, 2012, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Come enjoy delicious food, fun games, and beautiful music! Come ready to shop as well; this year, we will have selected items from Bed, Bath, and Beyond and Home Depot for sale at significantly reduced prices. Admission is $1 per person. San Gabriel Academy: 8827 E. Broadway, San Gabriel, CA 91776.

Category: GeneralAnnual Fall Festival

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October 28, 2012

San Gabriel

Sunday, October 28

San Gabriel Academy is hosting its annual Fall Festival on October 28, 2012, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Come enjoy delicious food, fun games, and beautiful music! Come ready to shop as well; this year, we will have selected items from Bed, Bath, and Beyond and Home Depot for sale at significantly reduced prices. Admission is $1 per person. San Gabriel Academy: 8827 E. Broadway, San Gabriel, CA 91776.

Category: GeneralFitness Day &

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October 28, 2012

 

Rosemead

 

Sunday, October 28

Located at the Garvey Community Center, 9108 Garvey Avenue from 11_00 AM to 3:30 PM. Some of the activities included will be health screenings, medical consultatios, cooking shows, food tasting, senior haircuts.

Category: GeneralVerdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera

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October 28, 2012

Los Angeles

Sunday, October 28

The Buffs will present a concert version for five principals and chamber orchestra of one opera, Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, on Sunday, October 28 at 2:30 p.m. at the Colburn School’s Zipper Hall in downtown Los Angeles. The opera will be sung in Italian, with English supertitles. Zipper Hall, The Colburn School

200 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles 90012. Suggested contribution: $25/ students $5

323.851.5204. www.operabuffs.org

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Category: GeneralEnjoy the Beauty of Fall

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October 29, 2012

 

Through October, 2012

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October And Receive Five Free Crapemyrtle Trees. The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering five free crapemyrtle trees when you join the Foundation in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program dedicated to environmental stewardship through tree planting. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive The Tree Book, which includes information about tree planting and care.

To receive the free crapemyrtle trees, send a $10 membership contribution to Five Crapemyrtles, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410, by October 31, 2012, or join online at arborday.org/october.

Category: GeneralMonrovia Public Library Job & Career Center: Job Scout

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October 29, 2012N/A

Monrovia

Through October, 2012

The Monrovia Public Library is piloting a new job resource called Job Scout through October, 2013. Currently in beta testing, Job Scout is digital literacy tools that helps users gain the internet skills necessary to look for a job in today’s market. This resource was built in cooperation with the California State Library. Job Scout is currently available on the Library’s website (www.monroviapubliclibrary.org) under Education and Careers. For more information, Job Scout can be found at www.myjobscout.org or call the Library at 626-256-8274 and ask for the Adult Reference Desk.

Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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October 29, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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October 30, 2012

 

Through October, 2012

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October And Receive Five Free Crapemyrtle Trees. The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering five free crapemyrtle trees when you join the Foundation in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program dedicated to environmental stewardship through tree planting. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive The Tree Book, which includes information about tree planting and care.

To receive the free crapemyrtle trees, send a $10 membership contribution to Five Crapemyrtles, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410, by October 31, 2012, or join online at arborday.org/october.

Category: GeneralMonrovia Public Library Job & Career Center: Job Scout

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October 30, 2012N/A

Monrovia

Through October, 2012

The Monrovia Public Library is piloting a new job resource called Job Scout through October, 2013. Currently in beta testing, Job Scout is digital literacy tools that helps users gain the internet skills necessary to look for a job in today’s market. This resource was built in cooperation with the California State Library. Job Scout is currently available on the Library’s website (www.monroviapubliclibrary.org) under Education and Careers. For more information, Job Scout can be found at www.myjobscout.org or call the Library at 626-256-8274 and ask for the Adult Reference Desk.

Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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October 30, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralLaughlin Trip

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October 30, 2012N/A

El Monte

Sun - Tues, Oct. 28-30

Club Durazo announces trip to Laughlin: Edge-Water Hotel Casino. $93.00 each (single occupancy) 2 Night at Edge Water Hotel Casino includes: transportation, hotel, 2 buffet at the casino and 1 free buffet at Mi Hacienda and free coffee and donuts. Will meet at the Jack Crippen Multipurpose Senior Center at 3120 N. Tyler Ave., El Monte. (Please park in the mid section of the parking lot). For further information please contact Viola Flores: (626) 455-0813, or Mando Hernandez at (562) 204-8230.

 

Category: GeneralFood Shortages in the SGV – Easy Ways You Can Help

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October 30, 2012

Irwindale

Month of November

Public and private donations to food pantries are dramatically down in 2012, but in the long economic downturn, more and more families have been impacted and are in critical need of food assistance.  The upcoming holidays are a time not only of great need, but also a great opportunity to help the hungry right here in the San Gabriel Valley for very low cost. The Irwindale Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a program to help citizens and businesses partner with the Chamber to support Cory’s Kitchen, a local non-profit that provides food to over 600 local families.  Food donations, including frozen foods, can be dropped at the Chamber offices anytime between 9:00 AM Monday through Wednesday at noon, throughout the entire month of November.  Food donations will be picked up weekly by the special refrigerated truck operated by Cory’s Kitchen.  There is a particular need for frozen turkeys this year.

Category: GeneralSocial Secuirty Planning for Cancer

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October 30, 2012

 

Pasadena

 

Tuesday, October 30

A presentation on Social Security planning for cancer patients will be given at the Cancer Support Community-Pasadena on Tuesday October

30 2012 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The presentation is free of charge. Entitled "What Baby Boomers Need to Know," the presentation will be given by Pam Robinson, financial advisor, Strategic Financial Services. The program will focus on the factors to consider when deciding when to apply for social security benefits, how to coordinate Social Security with other retirement income, and much more. Location is the Cancer Support Community, 200 East Del Mar Blvd., Suite 118, Pasadena, Ca 91105.  626-796-1083.

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Category: GeneralEnjoy the Beauty of Fall

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October 31, 2012

 

Through October, 2012

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October And Receive Five Free Crapemyrtle Trees. The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by offering five free crapemyrtle trees when you join the Foundation in October. The free trees are part of the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation’s Trees for America campaign, a program dedicated to environmental stewardship through tree planting. New members of the Arbor Day Foundation also receive The Tree Book, which includes information about tree planting and care.

To receive the free crapemyrtle trees, send a $10 membership contribution to Five Crapemyrtles, Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410, by October 31, 2012, or join online at arborday.org/october.

Category: GeneralMonrovia Public Library Job & Career Center: Job Scout

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October 31, 2012N/A

Monrovia

Through October, 2012

The Monrovia Public Library is piloting a new job resource called Job Scout through October, 2013. Currently in beta testing, Job Scout is digital literacy tools that helps users gain the internet skills necessary to look for a job in today’s market. This resource was built in cooperation with the California State Library. Job Scout is currently available on the Library’s website (www.monroviapubliclibrary.org) under Education and Careers. For more information, Job Scout can be found at www.myjobscout.org or call the Library at 626-256-8274 and ask for the Adult Reference Desk.

Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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October 31, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralSenior Halloween Health Fair & Luncheon

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October 31, 2012

Temple City

Today, October 31

The City of Temple City will host its first annual senior "Trick or Treat" health fair and "Spooky Halloween" luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St.

The health fair begins promptly at 9 a.m. and continues through noon. Sponsored by Health Care Partners, the event will feature more than 30 vendors providing resources on healthy living and free screenings for blood pressure, bone density and stroke. The celebration continues at the Halloween luncheon where seniors are encouraged to join the fun by participating in a costume contest, table decorating contest and more. Pre-registration for the luncheon is required by Friday, Oct. 26. There is a suggested donation of $2 per meal. For more information on the event, call Roman Rodriguez at (626) 579-0461.Transportation to and from the event is available to seniors and mobility-impaired individuals through the City’s Dial-A-Ride program. Cost per trip is 50 cents. For reservations, call (626) 285-2456.

Category: General“Haunted Happenings”

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October 31, 2012

 

Monrovia

 

Wednesday, October 31

The Department of Community Services is hosting the Annual "Haunted Happenings" Halloween Event on Wednesday, October 31 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Library Park, on 321 South Myrtle Avenue.  The afternoon will be filled with ghoulish fun for the entire family.  The ever-popular Costume Contest is free of charge with registration beginning at 3 p.m.  Don’t forget to also register your pooch in the Dog Costume Contest.  The Monrovia Old Town Merchants will be sponsoring a "Trick-or-Treat" Event on Wednesday, October 31, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., on Myrtle Avenue; rain or shine.

Be sure and bring your "little goblins" to what promises to be a hauntingly fun Halloween Event!

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 1, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralFifth Annual Comedy Night at Rio Hondo

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November 1, 2012

 

Whittier

Thursday, November 1

The Rio Hondo College Veterans Club presents the Fifth Annual Comedy Night Thursday, Nov. 1, in the College’s Wray Theater at 7 p.m. The event for mature audiences will feature Comedian Benny Mena & Friends. The Veterans Club’s annual fundraising event will provide scholarships for Rio Hondo veteran students as well as benefit the nonprofit organizations Wounded Warrior Project and Stand Down. General admission tickets are $15; students with ID $10, and veterans $10. Free tickets will be given to the first 50 veterans who stop by the Veterans Services Center at Rio Hondo College, SS150. For information on the College or its programs, please call 562-692-0921 or visit www.riohondo.edu.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 2, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 3, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralHEALTHFAIR

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November 3, 2012N/A

San Gabriel

Saturday, November 3

FREE!!!    Services

• Flu Vaccube Mobile Unit - Free Flu vaccines (amount limited)

• Glucose Testing

• Body Mass Testing

• Blood Pressure

• Chair Massage

• Health Education

• Free Insurance Information. Location for Healthfair is 330 W. Las Tunas Drive, San Gabriel, CA. 91776. For more information call  Rosemary Nazemi at 626 284-3300, Extension 222.

Category: GeneralCounty to Host Used Oil Recycling Event in El Monte

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November 3, 2012

El Monte

Saturday, Nov. 3

Los Angeles County Public Works Department will host a free used motor oil

and used oil filter recycling event at the El Monte O'Reilly Auto Parts, 12034 Valley Boulevard, on Saturday, November 3, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In exchange for turning in their used oil, participants will be rewarded with free oil containers, oil filter containers, shop towels, and funnels while supplies last.  Those recycling oil filters will receive one new oil filter also while supplies last.

In addition, residents can drop-off used motor oil and used oil filters for free at weekend County-sponsored Household Hazardous Waste/Electronic Waste Collection Events or at local Certified Collection Centers.  A full calendar of collection events and a list of these centers can be found at www.CleanLA.com.

Residents are asked to prepare items for drop-off by placing used oil filters in sealed plastic bags and storing used motor oil in leak-proof containers without mixing the oil with other liquids, including water.

For additional information on the County's oil and oil filter recycling program,

call Edna Gandarilla, Program Manager, at (626) 458-6536.

Category: GeneralCamellia Festival Annual Kick-off

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November 3, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Saturday, Nov. 3

Join us as we announce 2012's General Chairperson adn Theme Winner. Breakfast Buffet, Saturday, November 3rd, 9Loo am to 11:00 am. City Hall Community Room, 9701 Las Tunas Drive. Please R.S.V.P. before November 1, (626) 285-2171., ext. 2350, or nfish@templecity.us. You are also invited to stay and watch the 2012 festival video of events right after breakfast.

Category: GeneralDía de los Muertos

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November 3, 2012

 

Monrovia

 

Saturday, Nov. 3

All ages are encouraged to visit the Monrovia Public Library for the Day of the Dead celebration on Saturday, November 3, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Library Community Room. Learn the background of this holiday and how it’s celebrated in many parts of the world. Then paint a mask and make paper flowers to the sounds of a Latin beat.  Pre-registration recommended. Sign up online at www.monroviapubliclibrary.org. Click on the calendar icon to find your event. No Internet? Call 626-256-8274.  Library Community Room. Free

Category: GeneralFree Recital at Pasadena Presbyterian Church

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November 3, 2012

Pasadena

Saturday, November 3

Organist Daryl Robinson, first-prize and audience-prize winner in this year’s American Guild of Organists’ National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance (NYACOP), will make his Southern California recital debut on Saturday, November 3 at 7:30 p.m. on the magnificent Æolian-Skinner pipe organ of Pasadena Presbyterian Church, 585 E. Colorado Blvd (at Madison Ave.) in the playhouse District of downtown Pasadena. Free Admission. for more information call (626) 793-2191. Free Parking.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 4, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralIngathering Tea

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November 4, 2012

 

Sierra Madre

 

Reservations Required by Monday, October 29

Tea will be held on Sunday, November 4th. Reservations required by October 29th and should be accompanied by a $12.50 donation sent to The British Home in California, LTD., Attn: Pat, 647 Manzanita Ave., Sierra Madre, CA 91024. Tea to be held at The British Home.

Category: GeneralUkelele Heroes Homestead Museum

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November 4, 2012

 

City of Industry

 

Sunday November 4

Musician and author Ian Whitcomb talks about the stage, screen, and recording stars who helped ensure the ukulele's place in musical history. Following the talk, Whitcomb will sign copies of his new book, Ukulele heroes. Admission is free. Seating is limited and reservations are highly recommended. Call (626) 968-8492 to reserve. Homestead Museum is located at 15415 East Don Julian Rd., City of Industry 91745.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 5, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralSGMHS’ 19TH ANNUAL ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT

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November 5, 2012

San Gabriel

Monday November 5

San Gabriel Mission High School is having their 19th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament on Monday, November 5th at the San Gabriel Country Club. Everyone is welcome!  Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. with a noon shotgun start. At 5:00 p.m.

no-host cocktails (beer hosted) and at 6:00 p.m. the dinner will take place with awards/raffle. For reservations or more information, please contact our Development and Alumni Relations Office at (626) 282-3181, ext. 116.

 

Category: GeneralDuarte High School Sports Stadium Grand Opening

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November 5, 2012

Duarte

Friday November 5

The Duarte Unified School District Board of Education and Superintendent will host an official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to mark the Grand Opening of the Duarte High School Sports Stadium. The modernized venue has a beautiful new synthetic track and field, press box with elevator access, ticket booth, lighting enhancements, digital scoreboard and can seat 3,000 Falcon Fans. The ceremony will be held on the field of the new stadium located at Duarte High School, 1565 East Central Avenue, Duarte California 91010. November 2, 2012  6:00p.m..

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November 6, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralSpiritual Support for Cancer Recovery

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November 6, 2012

 

Pasadena

Tuesday, November 6

On Tuesday November 6 2012 from 6 p.m. to 7.30 p.m., Cancer Support Community-Pasadena will present a workshop for cancer patients and recovering cancer patients on ways to reach out for support and the benefits of reaching out to others on a cancer journey. The workshop, which is entitled 'Walk With Me' is free.

Reverend Scott Westervelt and his wife Jo will share their personal story of reaching out for support and will share their suggestions on how to do this. Location is the Cancer Support Community-Pasadena, 200 East Del Mar Blvd., Suite 118, Pasadena, Ca 91105 626-796-1083. www.cscpasadena.org

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November 7, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralThe Producers

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November 7, 2012N/A

 

Temple City

Now Playing Nov 1 - 11

Help Youth Charities Annual Theatrical Fundraiser Presents -- "The Producer's" by Mel Brooks $ 20 Dollars Online / $ 25 Dollars at the Door 100% Net Proceeds donated to charity. ACME Comedy Theatre, 135 N. La Brea, Los Angeles. Between Veverly Blvd and 1st Street. For more information go to www.hycproducers.com.

Category: GeneralDr. Rueben Martinez at Mountain View High School

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November 7, 2012

 

El Monte

 

Wednesday November 7

Dr. Martinez is a Presidential Fellow from Chapman University, a MacArthur "Genius Award" recipient, and a co-founder with Edward James Olmos of the Latino Book and Family Festival. Dr. Martinez will speak on the importance of literacy in the Hispanic community in a presentation called, Read Today, Lead Tomorrow. The community, parents, public officials, students, and teachers are all invited.

Dr. Martinez’ charge as a Presidential Fellow at Chapman University is to recruit first generation college students. Plan to hear this inspiring message from an esteemed, literate, and culturally active community member. The event will begin at 3:15 on Wednesday afternoon, November 7, 2012 in Mountain View’s Media Center. Mountain View High School, 2900 Parkway Drive, El Monte, CA 91732, 626-258-4687 (direct).

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November 8, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralThe Producers

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November 8, 2012N/A

 

Temple City

Now Playing Nov 1 - 11

Help Youth Charities Annual Theatrical Fundraiser Presents -- "The Producer's" by Mel Brooks $ 20 Dollars Online / $ 25 Dollars at the Door 100% Net Proceeds donated to charity. ACME Comedy Theatre, 135 N. La Brea, Los Angeles. Between Veverly Blvd and 1st Street. For more information go to www.hycproducers.com.

Category: GeneralMoving Your Business Into the Future

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November 8, 2012

 

Irwindale

Thursday, Nov. 8

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Irwindale Chamber of Commerce along with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo will host an education forum for businesses.  Key topics will include: Performance Appraisal Basics by Martin Levy, Human Resources 4U, Sales in a Digital Age by Wayne Partee, Partee Insurance Associates, Inc., Target Marketing: Strategies that Work by Ben Brus, LA Works and mch, much more. Location of the event is MillerCoors 15801 First Street in Irwindale.  The cost to attend is $15 (includes continental breakfast and lunch).  All guests must register online at: register.irwindalechamber.org as seating is limited and only registered guests will be admitted at the gate.  For additional information please call the chamber office at (626) 960-6606 or visit www.irwindalechamber.org.

Category: GeneralPCC Book Club to Meet at Mother’s Club

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November 8, 2012

 

Pasadena

Thursday November 8

The Pasadena City College Book Club invites the community to join in a discussion of Systematic Training for Effective Parenting of Children Under Six (STEP), a popular guide by Don Dinkmeyer, Gary D. McKay, James Dinkmeyer, Don Dinkmeyer Jr., and Joyce McKay. The book gives parents the tools to tackle the special challenges of parenting infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The meeting will take place on Nov. 8, from 7:30 to 9:00p.m. at Mother’s Club (980 N. Fair Oaks Ave. in Pasadena).

This is a unique opportunity for all members of the parent education community, teachers, assistants, mothers, fathers, grandparents, and caregivers to meet outside of the classroom and engage in meaningful conversation about child rearing. For more information, please contact Gia Blount at (626) 585-3295 or ggblount@pasadena.edu.

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November 9, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 9, 2012N/A

 

Temple City

Now Playing Nov 1 - 11

Help Youth Charities Annual Theatrical Fundraiser Presents -- "The Producer's" by Mel Brooks $ 20 Dollars Online / $ 25 Dollars at the Door 100% Net Proceeds donated to charity. ACME Comedy Theatre, 135 N. La Brea, Los Angeles. Between Veverly Blvd and 1st Street. For more information go to www.hycproducers.com.

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November 10, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralThe Producers

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November 10, 2012N/A

 

Temple City

Now Playing Nov 1 - 11

Help Youth Charities Annual Theatrical Fundraiser Presents -- "The Producer's" by Mel Brooks $ 20 Dollars Online / $ 25 Dollars at the Door 100% Net Proceeds donated to charity. ACME Comedy Theatre, 135 N. La Brea, Los Angeles. Between Veverly Blvd and 1st Street. For more information go to www.hycproducers.com.

Category: GeneralSign Up Now For ALP Post 261 El Monte Veterans Day Golf Tournament

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November 10, 2012

Arcadia
Saturday, November 10Players and donations needed now. Support our veterans. Tournament will be at the Arcadia Golf Course, 620 E. Live Oak Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91006. Tee time is 10:00 AM, cost is $30.00 per player. Will be Putting Contes, Hole-In-One and Closest to Pin. For information call or email Gilbert Ramos at (626) 434-5567, gcramos17@hotmail.com

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November 10, 2012

El Monte

Saturday, November 10

A newly formed Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is hosting a luncheon to honor individuals and teams for accomplishments associated with athletics that have resided in or have been employed within the boundaries of the El Monte Union HS District.

Saturday, November 10, 2012 at the El Monte Community Center, 3130 Tyler Avenue, El Monte, CA 91731. 11:30 Social, Noon Lunch, 12:30 Induction Ceremonies. For $20.00 per person. Mail by October 26, 2012 to Donna Gunstream-Breit at 1763 Paseo Feliz, San Dimas, CA 91733. The EMUHSD is a non-profit organization. Any donations are greatly appreciated and tax deductible.

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November 11, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 11, 2012

 

San Gabriel

 

Sunday November 11

San Gabriel Mission High School presents its first "Flea Market" of the year on Sunday November 11, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the school parking lot.  Come out and enjoy some fabulous deals, food, music, and a great time with the Mission Community.  The school address is 254 S. Santa Anita Street, San Gabriel, CA 91776. If you would like to be a vendor, please contact Ms. Olmos at (626) 282-3181, ext. 101. You can purchase a space (10x10) for $40.00. See you there!

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November 12, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 13, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralYoga for Sleep to Help Cancer Patients

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November 13, 2012

 

Pasadena

Tuesday, November 13

A basic yoga and meditation workshop for cancer patients will be held at the Cancer Support Community-Pasadena on Tuesday November 13

2012 from 7 p.m. to 8.15 p.m.

Presenter Gilian Symonds, certified kundalini yoga teacher will offer strategies to help reduce anxiety and will show how to relax into better sleep.  Comfortable clothing is recommended. Location is the Cancer Support Community-Pasadena, 200 East Del Mar Blvd., Suite 118, Pasadena, Ca 91105. 626-796-1083 www.cscpasadena.org

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November 14, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 15, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralCentennial Liberty Garden Dedication Event

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November 15, 2012

El Monte

Thursday November 15

Please join the City Council as we celebrate the City's Centennial at the "Centennial Liberty Garden" dedication event. Thursday, November 15 at 1:30 PM in front of El Monte City Hall at the new Centennial Liberty Garden.

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November 15, 2012

 

El Monte

Saturday, November 17

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride to another exciting destination on the El Monte Family Adventure Shuttle.

The City of El Monte’s Family Adventure Shuttle will travel to Downtown Disney in Anaheim on Saturday, Nov.17, leaving El Monte’s Trolley Station at 2 p.m., and departing from Downtown Disney at 8 p.m., for an estimated 30-minutes ride (depending on traffic). The price for the round-trip Family Adventure Shuttle is $5 per person. Family Adventure Shuttle tickets must be purchased in advance, with the last sale date of Nov. 15. To purchase tickets, please visit El Monte’s Trolley Station Office during normal business hours Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Office is closed for lunch between 12:30-1:15 p.m.).  Children must be at least two years of age to ride on the shuttle, and children under 12 are to be accompanied by an adult.

El Monte’s Trolley Station, located at 3650 Center Ave., is one block west of Tyler Avenue, on the corner of Valley Boulevard and Center Avenue, next to the Metrolink Train Station. El Monte’s Family Adventure Shuttle is designed to provide families the opportunity to share adventures together, creating lasting memories. For additional information and specific Family Adventure Shuttle dates and policies, please call the El Monte Trolley Station at (626) 580-2242.

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November 16, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralGet Ready for the Holiday Toy Express

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November 16, 2012

Los Angeles

Friday November 16

Metro will be hosting Metrolink's Holiday Toy Express and ABC7’s "Spark of Love" Toy Drive on Friday, Nov. 16 at Union Station. Commuters traveling through Union Station that evening are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy to donate at platform 7 (tracks 13 and 14), where they will see the dazzling holiday train, Santa, live music and more. The Metro Express band will provide entertainment in the East Portal from 4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. prior to the train's arrival. Los Angeles firefighters will be stationed at the entrance to platform 7 to collect toy donations. The Holiday Toy Express will pull into the station at 5:45 p.m. and will stay for one hour. It will depart Union Station at 6:45 p.m. and arrive in Chatsworth at 8:15 p.m., so those who take the Metro Orange Line to also will have a chance to see the train and donate a toy. For the full schedule of the Holiday Toy Express, visit metrolinktrains.com. For more information on the "Spark of Love" Toy Drive, visit abc7.com.

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November 16, 2012

South El Monte

Friday, November 16

Dinner - Games - Prizes.

Come for an early Thanksgiving Dinner and play Bunco! $10.00 donation includes dinner and games. Proceeds go for student scholarships. All this fun is brought to you by the Soroptimist International Club of El Monte/South El Monte.

Shively School, 1431 N. Central Ave. South El Monte. Dinner starts at 5:30 PM...fun and games goes til 9:00. for more information contact Gloria Olmos (626) 786-8121 or Eva Stoltz (626) 416-8797.

 

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November 16, 2012

 

South E Monte

Friday, November 16

Come for a fun evening with family and friends. Enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner and play Bunco! Soroptimist International of El Monte/South El Monte invite you to join them 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM Friday, November 16 at the Dean L. Shively Middle School at 1431 N. Central avenue in South El Monte. Donation of $10 toes for student scholarships and Pathways Home for Abused Women and Children. For more information contact Gloria Olmos at (626) 86-8121.

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November 16, 2012

 

Arcadia

Friday, November 16

Please join us on the 3rd Friday of the month for the Los Angeles International Fern Society's (LAIFS) monthly meeting at the Los Angeles County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA (off the 210 freeway); 7:30 p.m. in the downstairs lecture hall. For further information on LAIFS please go to:   www.laifs.org November 16: INSECTS OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY - By James N. Hogue, Professor and Manager of Biological Collections at Cal State Northridge. Dr. James Hogue grew up in Los Angeles, CA and received a B.S. in Biology at the University of California Los Angeles, M.S. and Ph.D. in Aquatic Ecology at Utah State University. He has co-authored several books on Entomology and Beetles of California with Arthur V. Evans.

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November 17, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 18, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 19, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralArcadia Interfaith Action Group to host Thanksgiving Service & Food Drive

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November 19, 2012

Arcadia

Monday, Nov. 19

The Arcadia Interfaith Action Group is inviting community members of all faiths to take part in its annual Thanksgiving Service where representatives from an array of faith traditions will share those common beliefs that bring us all together. The service will be held on Monday, November 19th at 7:00 PM At the Church of the GoodShepherd, 400 West Duarte Road, Arcadia Seven faith traditions will discuss "How We Give Thanks," and attendees will hear inspirational words from the Baha’I, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh traditions on this subject.  The program also will include choral music from some of our local choirs, as well as the popular Young People’s Candle Lighting ceremony.  Participants and members of the community attending the event are asked to bring cans of food to share with our neighbors in need. These food items will be distributed by Foothill Unity Center and the Arcadia Welfare and Thrift.

For more information on this event please call the Church of the Good Shepherd at

(626) 447-2181.

 

 

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November 20, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 21, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 22, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralSan Gabriel Mission Plans Thanksgiving Mass

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November 22, 2012

San Gabriel

Thursday November 22

A special Thanksgiving Day Eucharist Mass is scheduled for Thursday,

Nov. 22, at San Gabriel Mission’s Chapel of the Annunciation. The tri-lingual Eucharist will be in English, Spanish and Vietnamese languages and will start at 10 a.m., announced mission Pastor Rev. Bruce Wellems, CMF, a Claretian Missionary.

People are invited to bring the bread that they will use for their Thanksgiving dinner to

be blessed during the service.  There will be no other masses on Thanksgiving Day. Free self-parking is available on a first-come basis in the church lot at the intersection of Mission Road and Junipero Serra Drive in San Gabriel. The address is 427 S. Junipero Serra Dr. and the telephone number is 626-457-3035. San Gabriel Mission was founded on Sept. 8, 1771 as the fourth oldest of 21 missions  in California.  The 241-year-old Roman Catholic parish has more than 50 active groups with a language in either English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog (Filipino) or Chinese.

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November 23, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 24, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 25, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralCalling All Poets!

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November 25, 2012

Claremont

Sunday November 25

Calling all Poets to the Claremont Library Poetry Sharing. You are invited to share your poems at our annual Poets About Town open mic event! Please bring up to 2 poems or 2 pages of work to share. Sign up starts at 1:50, first signed, first heard. All poets, all ages and all abilities are welcome. Hope to see you there. Readings begin at 2:00 PM. Claremont Library is at 208 Harvard Street in Claremont.

 

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November 26, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 27, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralFlu Shots Offered for those in need

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November 27, 2012

Temple City

Tuesday, November 27

The LA County Department of Public Health is offering flu vaccines at no charge to people who don't have health insurance or whose healcare provider doesn't offer flu vaccines. Next location flu shot is offered is at Live Oak Community Center, 10144 Bogue Street, Temple City from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM. After that, November 29 at Joslyn Senior Center, 210 N. Chapel Ave., Alhambra, CA 91801 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

Category: GeneralHonoring L.A. County Fair Artists

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November 27, 2012

South El Monte

Tuesday November 27

The El Monte Union High School District Board of Trustees cordially invites you to attend a reception to honor students recognized for their outstanding work as Art Recipients of the Los Angeles County Fair Awards. Tuesday evening, November 27 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM at South El Monte High School, 1001 Durfee Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733 in the school cafetorium.

 

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November 28, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

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November 29, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralHousing Rights Center offers Free Workshop on Rent Increases, Evictions, Discrimination and More!

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November 29, 2012

Temple City

Thursday November 29

The Housing Rights Center (HRC), and the County of Los Angeles, will be hosting a FREE ‘Fair Housing Workshop’ for San Gabriel Valley residents and community members on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Temple City Public Library located at 5939 Golden West Avenue, Temple City, CA 91780.  HRC will present information and resources regarding housing discrimination and landlord-tenant rights and responsibilities.

Category: GeneralBeauty & The Deceased

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November 29, 2012

Temple City

Thur.-Fri. Nov 29 - 30

The Rams Repertory Company of Temple City High School is proud to present "Beauty and the Deceased by Marc Holland & Michael Davis on Thursday thru Friday, Nov. 29 - 30 at 7:00pm in Theatre 601 at Temple City High School. It’s a time of big cars, guys in fedoras and dames who are as quick with a wisecrack as they are with a weapon. Into this world walks Nick Addams, Private Eye. All Nick has to do is find out who’s framing him for the murder of the husband of the beautiful woman who hired him to help her in the first place. (Got that?) Theatre 601 – Temple City High School Campus, 9501 Lemon Ave, Temple City, CA  91780

$7.00 General Admission

$5.00 Pre-Sale Tickets. Activities Office at (626) 548-5000 ext: 5160.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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November 30, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralBeauty & The Deceased

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November 30, 2012

Temple City

Thur.-Fri. Nov 29 - 30

The Rams Repertory Company of Temple City High School is proud to present "Beauty and the Deceased by Marc Holland & Michael Davis on Thursday thru Friday, Nov. 29 - 30 at 7:00pm in Theatre 601 at Temple City High School. It’s a time of big cars, guys in fedoras and dames who are as quick with a wisecrack as they are with a weapon. Into this world walks Nick Addams, Private Eye. All Nick has to do is find out who’s framing him for the murder of the husband of the beautiful woman who hired him to help her in the first place. (Got that?) Theatre 601 – Temple City High School Campus, 9501 Lemon Ave, Temple City, CA  91780

$7.00 General Admission

$5.00 Pre-Sale Tickets. Activities Office at (626) 548-5000 ext: 5160.

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Category: GeneralSock-O-Rama

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December 1, 2012

 

Temple City

 

Now through Dec. 17

Temple City residents are invited to participate in two holiday donation drives this holiday season—Sock-O-Rama and Santa’s Paws & Claws—with donations accepted through Dec. 17 at City Hall, 9701 Las Tunas Dr. and Live Oak Park Community Center, 10144 Bogue St. Sock-O-Rama will help the less fortunate with toiletries and basic clothing items. Requested items in need include basic white t-shirts for men; new white socks for men, women and children; and packaged toothbrushes and toothpaste. All donations will be distributed to the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center which assist veterans; and the Foothill Unity Center and New Beginnings Family Church that provide support services for homeless individuals and low-income families.

Category: GeneralEl Monte Holiday House

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December 1, 2012

El Monte

Saturday, Dec. 1

9:00 AM to 7:00 PM. at the El Monte Community Center, 3130 Tyler Ave., El Monte. fabulous holiday bolutique, Santa pictues, entertainment, free crafts and great food. First 200 children to visit Holiday House will receive a free holiday surprise!

Category: GeneralChristmas Dance Toy Drive by The Medina Court

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December 1, 2012

El Monte

Saturday, Dec. 1

Great live music by L-360, delicious food by the same Taquero we had last year. Everyone loved it! Bring a donation of a toy of at least $10.00 in value for ages infant to teenager for admission. Lots of fun and dancing, a 32" LED HDTV Raffle, 50/50, no host bar. Co hosted by VFW Post 10218. All are welcome. 6:00 to 11:00 PM at the VFW Post 10218, 11126 Ramona Blvd., El Monte.