Around Town | Oct. 13

LET’S TALK What Meeting Who Hosted by Long Beach Republican Women Federated When Saturday, Oct. 14 at 9am Where Long Beach Airport Marriott Hotel, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. More Info California State Senator Janet Nguyen will be a speaker at the meeting, which costs $27 for members and $32 for guests, and the tickets include…

Around Town | Oct. 6

CALLING ALL BOOKWORMS What Book sale Who Hosted by Friends of Signal Hill Library When Friday, Oct. 6 from 1pm to 4pm and Saturday, Oct. 7 from 10am to 3pm Where Signal Hill Library and Youth Center, 1780 E. Hill St. More Info Over 1,000 gently used books will be available for purchase. The books…

Around Town | Sept. 29

PRESENTING… What Gala and awards ceremony Who Hosted by the Centro Community Hispanic Association When Friday, Sept. 29 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm Where Long Beach Convention Center Pacific Ballroom, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. More Info The 20th annual Nuestra Imagen Awards Ceremony will include traditional folklorico dancing, mariachi music and Latin food. Contact Susan Gonzalez…

Around Town | September 22

SEW WHAT? What Meeting Who Hosted by the Long Beach Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America When Friday, Sept. 22 at 11am Where Long Beach City College, building QQ in room 122, 4901 E. Carson St. More Info After the meeting, a lecture on Japanese embroidery will take place. Email barrychen99@gmail.com. RUN FOR YOUR…

Around Town | September 15

FOR ART’S SAKE What Art exhibit Who Hosted by Club d’Art and the Long Beach Art Museum When Friday, Sept. 15 to Sunday, Nov. 5 all day Where The Art Exchange, 356 E. 3rd St. More Info A new generation of young artists from LBCC will be presented in an outdoor exhibit. Visit artexchangelongbeach.org/event/lbcc-show/. MEDICINE,…

Around Town | Sept. 8

POLITICS + BREAKFAST What Monthly meeting Who Hosted by Long Beach Republican Women Federated When Saturday, Sept. 9 at 9am Where Long Beach Airport Marriott Hotel, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. More Info Registration will begin at 9am and the meeting will begin at 9:30am. The guest speaker will be Marshall McClain, the president of the…

Around Town | Sept. 1

TURTLE TREK What Wildlife walk Who For ages 7 and older, hosted by Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust When Saturday, Sept. 2 from 8am to 10am Where Meet at Pacific Coast Highway and 1 St. More Info Walkers will search for green sea turtles, learn about the ecosystems of the wetlands and visit a native…

Around Town | Aug. 25

PITCH PERFECT? What Chorale auditions Who For Long Beach singers hosted by the Long Beach Chorale When August 2017, by appointment Where Belmont Shore area More Info To schedule an audition, call (562) 427-1931 or email lbchorale@gmail.com. The ability to read music will be required for an audition. Visit longbeachchorale.org. SEW WHAT? What Monthly meeting…

Around town | Aug. 18

MOVIES IN THE PARK What Movie screenings Who Hosted by The 100 Days of Summer When Friday, Aug. 18 through Wednesday, Aug. 23 at dusk, around 8pm Where Moana at Silverado Park, 1545 W. 31st St. (Aug. 18); Beauty and the Beast at Scherer Park, 430 E. 49th St. (Aug. 21) and Wardlow Park, 3457…

Around Town | Aug. 11

JOG YOUR MEMORY What Cognitive-linguistic-rehab presentation Who Hosted by Long Beach Memorial When Friday, Aug. 11 from 12:15pm to 12:50pm Where Todd Cancer Pavilion, Treatment Planning Room, 3rd floor, 2810 Long Beach Blvd. More Info Speech therapist Anita Robin will discuss cognition, aphasia, short-term memory strategies and brain training to help with memory loss. The…

Around Town | August 3

ROCKING THROUGH THE YEARS What Concerts Who Performed by the Long Beach Municipal Band When Aug. 4 at 6:30pm Where El Dorado Park, Studebaker Road and Willow Street More Info In the final week of its summer concert series, the Long Beach Municipal Band will perform shows following the theme “The Music of a Generation.”…

Around Town | July 28

SEW WHAT? What Monthly meeting Who Hosted by The Long Beach Chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America When Friday, July 28 at 10:30am Where LBCC Liberal Arts Campus, Building T1309, 4901 E. Carson St. More Info Social hour will begin at 10:30am and the meeting will begin at 11am. The program will include the…

Around Town | July 21

MEDICINE, MUNCHIES AND MOVIES What Health education lecture Who For seniors, hosted by MemorialCare Senior Plus When Friday, July 21 from noon to 3pm Where Long Beach Memorial, Houssels Forum, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info Mariusz Wirga, M.D., psychosocial oncology, will give a 45-minute lecture entitled “Aging with Positivity,” followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session…

Around Town | July 14

SEE, SIP AND SAVOR What Historical home tour Who Hosted by the Historical Society of Long Beach When Friday, July 14 from 6pm to 9pm Where Under the umbrella on the 1100 block of East La Dera Drive More Info Guests will see homes in Bixby Knolls, drink wine and snack on hors d’oeuvres and…

Around Town | July 7, 2017

WALK THE WALK What First Fridays art walk Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, July 7 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Atlantic Avenue from Bixby Road to San Antonio Drive More Info In honor of Independence Day, this month’s theme will be American Beauty. The art walk will include live…