Community Calendar: Oct. 23, 2014 – Oct. 29, 2014

By EGP News

Today, Thurs. Oct. 23

8:30am-12pm–Arroyo Vista Family Health Center Will Host a Free Flu Clinic at the Highland Park Clinic: 6000 N. Figueroa St. LA 90042. Walk-ins only, no appointments. First come, first served while supplies last. For more information, call: (323) 254-5221.

11:30am-2:30–Affordable Care Act Information meeting at Chet Holifield Library. Covered California educators will be at hand to answer questions and provide information. Library is located at 1060 S. Greenwood Ave. Montebello, 90640. For info, call (323)728-0421. 

4-6pm–Opening Reception:  The Legacy of Ruben Salazar: A man of his words, a man of his time-Exhibit and retrospective at Cal State LA in the John F. Kennedy Library. CSULA is located at 5151 State University Dr., LA 90032. For info, call (323) 343-3066. 

4pm–Teens Create Aztec Calendars at the Montebello Library. Learn about the symbols of the calendars and their usage. Take home a calendar to hang or display. Library located at 1550 W. Beverly Blvd. For more, information, call (323) 722-6551.  

5-8pm –City of Commerce Washington Blvd. Construction Project Public Information Meeting in City Council Chambers. Project includes street widening, pavement renovation, new medians, landscaping, sidewalk enhancements & street lighting and traffic enhancement measure. Construction could cause delays and detours. A second meeting will be held Nov. 5, same time & Location: 5655 Jillson St. For more info, call (323) 887-4451 or email info@washingtonblvdcommerce.com 

 

Saturday, Oct. 25

8am-3pm—Bulky Item Drop-off in Eagle Rock. Drop off any furniture you don’t use. Individuals and businesses alike are encouraged to bring new or used materials that have life for re-use the day of the event. Your donations are tax-deductible with receipts provided. Location: 2035 Colorado Blvd. Fore more info: (323) 254-5295.

8:30am-11am—Glassel Park Clean up day. Start at Fresh & Easy gather with community members to clean the park. Location: 4211 Eagle Rock Blvd. 90065. Fore more info: (323) 254-5295.

10am-2pm—Free flu shots in Highland Park Recreation Facility. Flu vaccines are recommended for everyone 6 months to 18 years old, pregnant or someone who just had a baby, 50 years and older, health care provider, etc. Location: 6150 Piedmont Ave. 90042. For more info: 

6-10pm. “Night of Big Dreams” at the Women’s 20th Century Club. EREEF (Eagle Rock Elementary Education Foundation) presents the Fall Fundraiser. There is a $10 suggested donation for tickets, with food and drinks available for purchase. The event boasts fabulous Silent and Live Auctions. Location: Women’s 20th Century Club 5105 Hermosa Ave. Fore more info: www.erref.org.

 

Sunday, Oct. 26

2-3pm–Book Reading and Signing with David Reyes at Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. The author of “Land of a Thousand Dances” will discuss the history of California Chicano music pioneers. The book will be available for purchase. Library is located at 318 S. Ramona. For info, call (626) 307-1368.

 

Tuesday, Oct. 28. 

10:30am–Montebello Railroad Grade Separation Open House. City staff will be hosting a follow up open house meeting on the union pacific railroad line just south of Olympic Blvd. Location: Senior Citizen Center-115 S. Taylor Ave. Afternoon session will be held at 6:30pm at Applied Technology Center-1200 W. Mines Ave. For info, call (323) 887-1460.

 

Wednesday, Oct. 29

6-7pm—El Sereno Arroyo Playground Vecinos. Join your neighbors to discuss how to keep El Sereno Arroyo Playground clean and safe. Come hear park maintenance updates, get information about a new traffic signal and possible mural and talk with members of the Council Office and LAPD. Refreshments provided. Location: 3010 Stockbridge Ave 90032. Questions contact: Diane Silva (323) 223-0441 ext.23

 

Upcoming

Montebello Hills Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report Study Session Nov. 5. City staff will provide an informational presentation on the project and obtain input from the public Public comment period has been extended to Nov. 11. Location: Quiet Cannon Banquet Center, 901 Via San Clemente. Time: 5pm. For info, call (323) 887-1386 or email ahamilton@cityofmontebello.com.

9th Annual NELA (Northeast Los Angeles) Veterans Day Parade& Celebration Sunday Nov. 9. Event begins with a Solemn Ceremony at Eagle Rock City Hall at 11am. Parade starts at 1pm at York Blvd & Ave 45, continues east on York to the Veterans Memorial at York and Figueroa in Highland Park. For more information, visit www.NELAVetsParade.com or email info@NELAVetsParade.com. 

 

Announcements. 

Monterey Park Business License Amnesty Through Oct. 31. The city of Monterey Park is offering businesses with an expired license to pay the business license fee without penalties. The city will resume charging penalties Nov. 1. For info, contact the Business License Division at (626) 307-1338.

 
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