By EGP Staff Report

Today, Sept. 28

6-9pm–Community Meeting on 710 Freeway Project Draft EIR Sept. 28 in Huntington Park Hosted by East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice. Discuss information & alternatives in report for expanding the 710 Fwy through East/Southeast LA. Provide official comment on the DEIR. Location: Huntington Park Community Center, 6925 Salt Lake Ave, Huntington Park 90255. For more info call (323)-263-2113 or email

Saturday, Sept. 30

1-2pm–Beyond the Music: A Musical Geography of Mexico at the Chicano Resource Center in the East Los Angeles Library. Learn from Grammy nominated musician Juan Dies as he gives a lecture on Mexico’s musical geography. Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts enjoy Mexico’s diverse folk music and dance styles. Library is located at 4837 E. 3rd St. Los Angeles 90022. For more info contact Daniel Hernandez at (323) 264-0155.

3-4pm–Learn about The Chicano Student Walkouts of 1968 at the East Los Angeles Library. Learn from writer, artist, civil rights lawyer and activist Herman Sillas as he shares his experiences of growing up Mexican-American. Light refreshments will be provided courtesy of Los Amigos. Library is located at 4837 E. 3rd St. Los Angeles 90022. For more info call (323) 264-0155.

6pm–Viewing of The Lego Batman Movie in the Bandshell at Sycamore Grove Park. Bring your family and enjoy free popcorn. Park is located at 4702 N. Figueroa St. Los Angeles 90065. For more info contact Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council at (323) 418-2762.


4th Annual Highland Park Independent Film Festival Oct. 5-8. Event features submissions by local filmmakers from Highland Park and Northeast Los Angeles. Location:  Highland Park Theater. For more information, visit

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