Community Calendar: June 1, 2017 – June 7, 2017

By EGP News

Today, Thursday, June 1

4:30-5:30pm–Magic of Tony Daniels at Chet Holifield Library in Montebello. Hilarious fun, interactive show. Free & open to all ages. Library is located at 1060 S. Greenwood Ave. Montebello, 90640. For more information, call (323) 728-042.

Friday, June 2-4
12pm-7pm–Lummis Day-El Festival de Noreste Los Angeles. Three days of diverse culture, music, art, poetry, dance, music, art, history, film & theater. Free admission. Northeast LA venues include Lummis Home, Southwest Museum, Thorne Hall/Oxy College, Ave 50 at York Boulevard. Closes Sun., June 4-at Sycamore Grove Park with concert, dance, activities, puppets & much more from. For full schedule of events, visit


Saturday, June 3

9am-3pm–Free LA County Hazardous & E-Waste Roundup at New Location: Pico Rivera Sports Arena, 8101 Rosemead Blvd. in Pico Rivera. Safely discard household hazardous waste: antifreeze, old medications, car batteries, used motor oil, paint, pesticides, needles, syringes, lancets, household batteries, fluorescent light bulbs; and e-waste such as TVs, monitors, computers, VCRs, stereos, and cell phones. For more information, call LA County Dept. of Public Works at 1(888) CLEAN LA or go to or call LA County Sanitation Districts at 1 (800) 238-0172 or

9am-2:30pm–LA Sanitation Hosts “Discover Recycling” Open House at South Los Angeles District Yard. Program will feature equipment demonstrations, facility tours, information booths, recycling games, & the dynamic duo “Mr. Recycle” and sidekick “Robo Blue” as they jump into action to serve family fun, food and prizes for kids. Time: South L.A. Dist. Yard, located at 786 S. Mission Rd., LA.

10am-1pm–Center Theatre Group Free Public “Crafting” Workshop at The Shop in Boyle Heights. Learn the art of “fabric marbling” and create a colorful silk piece using paint & household tools. New workshops/techniques June 17, 24. Open to ages 15 & up. Space is limited, contact Jesus A. Reyes at or call (213) 972-8028. The Shop is located at 2856 E. 11th St. L.A. 90023.

10:30am-1pm–Inaugural Dual-Language Immersion Fair at Sotomayor Learning Academy. Families are invited to hear from experts about the benefits of educating children to speak multiple languages through the district’s 101 dual-language immersion and bilingual programs. Academy is located at 2050 N. San Fernando Rd. L.A. 90065.

12-4pm–Science & Art Festival at Hathaway-Sycamores Child & Family Center in Highland Park. Experiments, workshops, food, hands-on art activities, contests, prizes & more. Open to the public. Free food first 300 people. Center is located at 840 N. Ave. 66, LA 90042.

2-3pm–Wonder Woman Day at the Montebello Library. Celebrate the world’s most famous super heroine and test your Wonder Woman knowledge with trivia and fun games. Free giveaways while supplies last! Color Wonder Woman in one of her superhero costumes – borrow a graphic novel from our collection before you leave. Time: 2-3pm. Ages 12-19. Library is located at 1550 W. Beverly Blvd. For More info, call (323) 722-6551.90057.

3-5pm–Food for Faith-A Free Community Event at Church of the Epiphany in Lincoln Heights. Join interfaith community for a free meal & conversation on health, wellness & illness prevention, HIV/STDs, Hepatitis C & transgender issues. RSVP to or call (323) 257-1056, ext. 31. Church is located at 2808 Altura St. LA 90031.

3-8pm–St. Louis to Breed-Boyle Heights Youth Festival. Free games, music, booths. Location: 2130 E. 1st. Street, LA 90022. For more info, visit BYYFEST on Facebook.



Know Your Immigration & Minimum Wage Rights Forum June 8 at Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness. Office of Sup. Hilda Solis, CHIRLA, County Office of Immigrant Affairs will speak & answer questions. Time: 6-8pm. Location GLAD Auditorium, 2nd Floor-2222 Laverna Ave. LA 90041. For more info, call (323) 881-4601.

Etiquette 101 June 8 at the City Terrace Library. Teens, need a refresher on the social skills that help you make favorable first impressions? Ms. Hirst will help you brush up on your etiquette skills. Plus, you can find a variety of books on social skills in our teen nonfiction area. Open to ages 12-17. Time: 4-5pm. Library located at 4025 E. City Terrace Dr. LA 90063. For more information, call (323) 261-0295.

I’m-migrant Festival June 10 at CHIRLA: 2533 W. 3rd St, LA. Celebrate immigrant heritage with free food, music workshops. For more info, call Diana Ramos at (213) 4453.

Trash Talk: Sustainability Workshop June 10, Presented by Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council. Buy less, Recycle Right, Compost More. Time: 10-12pm– Location: Eagle Rock City Hall, 2035 Colorado Blvd. LA 90041. For more information, visit

Eagle Rock Library “Mermaid Parade” June 17 to Kick Off Summer Reading Program. Includes festival of bubbles. Wear underwater themed costume – pirates, fish, sharks, dolphins also welcome. Time: 1-3pm. Library located at 5027 Caspar Ave. LA 90041. For more info, call (323) 258-8078.

CTG Play Reading of “Ochre & Onyx” June 13 at the Benjamin Franklin Library in Boyle Heights. Presented in English by Watts Village Theatre Company. Bilingual discussion will follow, Free & open to adults and teens. Time: 6pm. Library is located at 2200 E. 1st St., LA 90033. For more information, call (323) 263-6901.


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