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Community Calendar: Oct. 22, 2015 – Oct. 28, 2015

Today, Oct. 22

8:30am-12 Noon—Free Flu Shots (while supplies last) at Arroyo Vista Family Health Center in Highland Park. Recommended for everyone ages 6 months and older. No pre-registration required. Clinic is located at 6000 N. Figueroa St, LA 90042. For more info, call Irene Holguin at (323) 987-2007.

6-8pm—Free Home Foreclosure Resource Seminar at the PUENTE Learning Center in Boyle Heights. Assemblyman Miguel Santiago & state agencies will provide valuable tips on the foreclosure process & how to avoid real estate scams. PUENTE is located at 501 S.Boyle Ave., LA 90033. A second session will be held from 10am to Noon, Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Huntington Park Library: 6518Miles Ave. For more information or to RSVP, call Santiago’s District Office at (213) 620-4646.

 

Friday, Oct. 23

4-7pm–Free Outdoor Hockey Tournament at Bell Gardens Neighborhood Youth Center. Learn to play or brush up on old skills with a mini workshop. Center is located at 5856 Ludell St. For info, call (562) 806-7667.

 

Saturday, Oct. 24

9am—Northeast L.A. Clean Up Day. Join the communities of Glassell Park, Eagle Rock & Highland Park to clean area along Eagle Rock Blvd and York Blvd. Wear comfortable shoes, clothes, sun block & a hat. Everything else will be provided. Meet  at the CVS Parking lot on York and Eagle Rock.

9am—Eagle Rock Volunteer Tree Care. Meet at Found Coffee: 1355 Colorado Blvd LA 90041.

2-10pm—Sixth Street Bridge Farewell Festival & Concert.  Free family friendly event with kid’s games, activities, food trucks, community booths, live mural paintings by local artists, & 6th Street Bridge Art exhibits from Art Share L.A. and fireworks display over the bridge. Special performances by: War, Aloe Blacc, Graciela Beltran, Angela & Leonardo Aguilar, Buyepongo and more. Location: Sixth Street Viaduct 90033. For more info https://www.facebook.com/events/923096777770808/

 

Tuesday, Oct. 27

4:30-5:30pm– Harry Potter Themed Event at Montebello Chet Holifield Library. Children of all ages can compete in a quidditch broom racing competition. Library located at 1060 S. Greenwood Ave. For info, call (323) 728-0421.

6:15pm–Covering the Plight of Mexican Farm Workers: An Evening with LA Times Reporter Richard Marosi at CSULA. Marosi will discuss how an expose of labor abuses at Mexican farms led to historic changes. Campus is located at 5151 State University Dr. L.A. 90032. For info, call (323) 343-3000.

 

Wed., Oct. 28

10am-1pm – Stop Domestic Violence Community Resource Fair ELAC South Gate Campus. Connect with advocates fighting to end violence against women & their children. The event is sponsored by the Sexual Assault Awareness and Violence Education Team (SAAVE). Campus is located at 2340 Firestone Blvd. For info, call (323) 267-3795.

 

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