Community Calendar: June 26, 2014 – July 2, 2014

By EGP News

Today, Thurs., June 26

9:30-11:30am—Monterey Park Town Hall Meeting at Langley Senior Center. Residents will have the opportunity to speak to elected officials and city staff with questions about city services, economic development projects, park improvements and the city’s future. Senior Center is located at 400 W. Emerson Ave. For info, call (626) 307-1388.

 4pm—MAMMALS! at the Arroyo Seco Library in Highland Park. Learn about mammal paws from the Audubon Center of Debs Park! This Summer Reading Club interactive program features stories and games. Library is located at 6145 N. Figueroa St., LA 90042. For more information, call (323) 255-0537.

 5-6pm—Body Art at the Chet Holifield Library in Montebello. Body artist Sandy Gee will create fun, colorful designs that can last up to seven days. Open to all ages. Library is located at 1060 S. Greenwood Ave. For info, call (323) 728-0421.


Friday, June 27

4-8pm—Monterey Park’s Weekly Certified Farmers Market. Farmers and vendors will offer fresh, locally grown produce, flowers, nuts, honey and more. Event also features hot food and live entertainment. Parking is available near city hall. Location: 318 S. Ramona Ave. For info, email


Saturday, June 28

7am-4pm—Woman’s Club of Rosewood Park Flea Market at Rosewood Park: 2535 Commerce Way. All types of items on sale-great prices. 

 7:30am-4:30pm—Boyle Heights. Proyecto Pastoral’s 17th Annual Community Women of Color Conference: “The Courage to Live our Dreams.” Free event includes workshop, with a focus on health and fitness, personal development, and wellness. Location: Dolores Mission School 170 S. Gless St. For more information or to register please contact (323) 881-0018.

 Noon-5pm—Self Help Graphics & Arts Annual Print Fair & Exhibition at Boyle Heights City Hall, Community Room: 2130 E. First St. LA 90033. Featured works of art by Carolyn Castano, Miyo Hernandez, Daniel Gonzalez & Lawrence De La Mota. Free admission.

 4-7pm—Centre Theatre Group Free Community BBQ in Boyle Heights. CTG will open its  costume & prop shop in Boyle Heights to the public for art activities and live music and more. CTA is located at 2856 E. 11th St. LA 90023. For more information, visit .


Sunday, June 29

1-4pm—White Memorial and MAOF Resource Fair, Concert for Seniors & Electric Vehicle Day. Learn about services these groups offer and enjoy the music of DJ George and Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas. Explore electric cars on display & play interactive games focused on cleaning the air. Special guest appearance & autograph signing with Ana Carolina da Fonseca. Location: White Memorial, 1720 E. Cesar E Chavez Ave LA (Boyle Heights) 90033. For more information, call Erick Ramirez (562) 977-6188.

 5-7pm—Low Cost Dog & Cat Vaccine day at the Hermon Dog Park presented by non-profit Pets First Foundation. First 25 pets free – limit 1 pet per family. Giveaways, raffles, and fun! $15 Microchips. All dogs must be on a leash and cats in a carrier. Dog Park: 5568 Via Marisol, LA 90040. For more info, call (323) 260-2360.

 11am-6:30pm—Bell Gardens Ford Park Pool Grand Opening. Summer kick off pool party includes inflatable water slides, games & live entertainment. Refreshments for sale. Ford Park is located at 8000 Park Lane. For more info, call (562) 806-7650.


Tuesday, July 1

 2pm—East LA Library Presents Art Loon Variety Show. His fun program includes juggling, balloon twisting, puppetry, comedy, and magic. All Ages. Library is located at 4837 E. 3rd St., LA 90022. For more information, call (323) 254-0155.

 5-7pm—Movie Watch at the Anthony Quinn Library in East LA. Film about a very loyal dog…based on the story of real life dog, Hachiko, stars Richard Gere. Library is located at 3965 Cesar E. Chavez Ave. LA 90063. For more information, call (323) 264-7715. 


Wednesday, July 2

3-4pm—Wellness Series at the Montebello Library. L.A. County Dept. of Mental Health series will discuss symptoms of depression, suicidal thoughts & how to become emotionally strong.  Library is located at 1550 W. Beverly Blvd. For info, call (323) 722-6551 or email Dennis McCargar at 



Animal Survival Science Fair July 3 at the Arroyo Seco Library, 4pm. Learn about animal survival science at this interactive fair. Each station will feature a small, hands-on experiment for kids to see how animals have adapted to their environments. Library is located at 6145 N. Figueroa St., LA 90042. For more information, call (323) 255-0537.

 Bell Gardens Free Summer Concert July 3 at Veterans Park, 7 to 9pm.  Mariachi Voz De America present a night of classic mariachi music. Bring a lawn chair to enjoy family-friendly concert. Concerts continue every other Thursday through Aug. 28. Veterans Park is located at 6662 Loveland St. For complete schedule & information, call (562) 806-7650.

 Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce 5 year Anniversary Celebration July 16 at Herbalife in downtown LA. Event is free to members; $20 non-members. Hors d’oeuvres & Complimentary drinks. Space is limited: RSVP to the Latino Chamber by July 5 or email  Herbalife is located at 800 W. Olympic Blvd., Suite 406, LA 90015.

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