Around Town | Dec. 15

NOW HEAR THIS What Demonstration Who Hosted by the Hearing Loss Association of America Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter When Saturday, Dec. 16 from 10:30am to 12:30pm Where Weingart Center, 5220 Oliva Ave. More Info Representatives will discuss free-captioned phones. Sam Moghadam, hearing instrument specialist, will answer questions regarding hearing aids. Visit hlalongbeachlakewood.org. AN ‘ARRESTING’ EVENT? What…

Around Town | Dec. 8

A CLEAN SWEEP What Clean-up Who Hosted by East Village Association When Saturday, Dec. 9 from 8am to 11am Where 423 E. 4th St. More Info Volunteers will help clean the neighborhoods. Gloves, trash bags and tools will be available at the event. After the clean up, a barbeque lunch will be provided. Visit facebook.com/events/146712639280638/.…

Around Town | Dec. 1

TURTLE TREK What Nature walk Who Hosted by Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust When Saturday, Dec. 2 from 8am to 10am Where Meet at the intersection of PCH and 1st Street More Info Participants will look for wildlife, including the endangered Pacific Green Sea Turtle, and learn about the various ecosystems. The walk is for…

Around Town | Nov. 24

PUT YOUR WALKING SHOES ON What Walking tour Who Hosted by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, Nov. 25 at 9:30am Where Meet at the Bembridge House, 953 Park Circle More Info The tour will include viewing Victorian-styled homes, along with ‘20s revival styles including Spanish Colonial, Dutch Colonial and Tudor. Tickets are $15 and can…

Around Town | Nov. 17

THE PLAY’S THE THING What Play Who Hosted by Renaissance High School for the Arts When Friday, Nov. 17 and Saturday, Nov 18 at 2pm Where Beverly O’Neill Theater, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. More Info Students will present the musical Beauty and the Beast. Tickets cost $20 for adults and $15 for students and children.…

Around Town | Nov. 10

CALIFORNIA CONSERVATIVES? What Meeting Who Hosted by Long Beach Republican Women Federated When Saturday, Nov. 11 at 9am Where Marriott Hotel, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. More Info James V. Lacy, frequent guest on Fox Business News Channel’s “Varney & Co.” and author of California’s War Against Trump will be the guest speaker at the meeting.…

Around Town | Nov. 3

TGIF What First Fridays Art Walk Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, Nov. 3 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Bixby Knolls along Atlantic Avenue More Info The event will celebrate a Day of the Dead theme. Visit firstfridayslongbeach.com. WALK THE WALK What Walking tour Who Hosted by Long Beach Heritage…

Around Town | Oct. 27

TAKE IT BACK What Drug take-back Who Hosted by Long Beach Memorial When Saturday, Oct. 28 from 10am to 2pm Where 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info The Take Back Pharmacy event representatives will collect expired pharmaceutical drugs. Call (562) 933-2885. TO YOUR HEALTH… AND KNOWLEDGE What Health and book fair Who Hosted by American University…

Haunts and Happenings | Oct. 27

Saturday, Oct. 28 The plot thickens The Historical Society of Long Beach (HSLB) will mark 22 years of storytelling at Sunnyside Cemetery with its annual Historical Cemetery Tour from 8:30am to noon at 1095 E. Willow St. Costumed actors will present historical stories of those buried at the site. Presentations will be from 9am to…

Around Town | Oct. 20

CLEAN SWEEP What City clean-up Who Hosted by the City of Signal Hill When Saturday, Oct. 21 from 9am to 11am Where Long Beach Islamic Center, 995 E. 27th St. More Info Volunteers will participate in a clean-up of the Atlantic Avenue and Spring Street neighborhood. Contact the Community Development Department at (562) 989-7340. RUN…

Haunts and Happenings | Oct. 20

Friday, Oct. 20 While mummy’s out… Parents can take the night off while The Youth Center entertains their children at a Kid’s Night Out “Halloween Spooktacular” from 6pm to 10:30pm at the Youth Center, 10909 Oak St. in Los Alamitos. Kids ages 5 to 12 can participate in such haunting activities as a mummy wrap,…