Around Town | April 28

EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Hosted by Elks Lodge #888 When Sunday, April 30 from 8am to noon Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd. More Info The cost is $7 per person and includes eggs to order, full breakfast buffet, waffles with toppings, coffee, orange juice and drink specials at the bar. INTO THE…

Around Town | April 21

CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? What Hearing demonstration Who Hosted by the Hearing Loss Association of American Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter When Friday, April 21 from 10am to noon Where Weingart Center, Weingart Center’s Craft Room, 5220 Oliva Ave. More Info A representative with captioned-telephone services will provide information about free captioned phones for those that…

Around Town | April 14

PAIN IN THE NECK? What Health-education lecture Who Hosted by Long Beach Memorial When Friday, April 14 from noon to 4pm Where Long Beach Memorial, Houssels Fourm, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info The lecture called “All About Back and Neck Pain” will be presented by Azadeh Farin, a neurosurgeon at Long Beach Memorial, and then…

Around Town | April 7

HELP FOR LITTLE ONES What Spring faire Who Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach Auxiliary When Friday, April 7 from 7:30am to 5pm Where Houssels Forum, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info The purpose of the event is to raise funds for Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach. The faire will include a silent auction, gift…

Around Town | March 31

BLUE FOR AWARENESS What Autism-awareness ceremony Who Hosted by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach When Friday, March 31 from noon to 12:30pm Where Miller Children’s Pavilion, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info Gary Feldman, M.D., medical director, will speak on the impact of autism. Attendees are encouraged to wear blue in an effort to…

Around Town | March 24

HELP FOR THE LITTLE ONES What Lecture event Who Hosted by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach When Friday, March 24 from 8am to 10:30am Where Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info Experts Donna Pincus and Reggie Melrose will be guest speakers at the event and discuss child…

Around Town | March 10

CLEAN SWEEP What Mayor’s clean-up event Who Hosted by the City of Signal Hill When Saturday, March 11 from 9am to 11am Where Kluger Architects Parking Lots, 1855 Coronado Ave. More Info Volunteers are invited to clean the southeast industrial neighborhood. The City will provide gloves and trash bags. A limited number of grabbers will…

Around Town | March 3

VENDREDI GRAS! What First Fridays Art Walk Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, March 3 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Starting at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and San Antonio Drive More Info The art walk event will sport a Mardi Gras theme. The night will feature a parade, led…

Around Town | Feb. 24

START YOUR ENGINES What Toyota Grand Prix kick-off party Who Presented by the Committee of 300 of Long Beach When Friday, Feb. 24 from 6pm to 9pm Where Joe’s Crab Shack, 6550 Marina Dr. More Info The public is invited to the event that will celebrate the upcoming 43rd Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.…

Around Town | Feb. 17

CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW? What Hearing-assistive technology demo Who Hosted by the Hearing Loss Association of America When Friday, Feb. 17 from 10am to noon Where Weingart Center, 5220 Olivia Ave. More Info Information about captioned telephones and hearing aids will be provided. Call (562) 630-6141 or visit hlalongbeachlakewood.org. HERE’S TO YOUR HEALTH What…

Around Town | Feb. 10

PUT YOUR WALKING SHOES ON What Walking tours Who Led by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, Feb. 11 from 9:30am to 11:30pm (East Village); Saturday, Feb. 18 from 9:30am to noon (downtown); Saturday, Feb. 25 at 9:30am (Wilmore City) Where Meet at Ocean and Linden Avenue (Feb. 11); Meet at the WPA Mural, 3rd and…

Around Town | Feb. 3

WALK THE WALK What First Fridays Art Walk Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, Feb. 3 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Meet at Atlantic Avenue from Bixby Road to San Antonio Drive More Info Guests will be able to see local artists, art pieces and visit businesses. Visit firstfridayslongbeach.com. FOR…

Around Town | Jan. 27

SOCK STOCK What Sock it to ‘em drive Who Hosted by the nonprofit Community Action Team When All of January Where Drop-off available Monday through Friday from 9am to 2pm at Bay Shore Church fellowship hall, 5100 The Toledo More Info The annual event has volunteers collect new pairs of socks– with a goal of…

Around Town | Jan. 20

SOCK STOCK What Sock it to ‘em drive Who Hosted by the nonprofit Community Action Team When All of January Where Drop-off available Monday through Friday from 9am to 2pm at Bay Shore Church fellowship hall, 5100 The Toledo More Info The annual event has volunteers collect new pairs of socks– with a goal of…

Around Town | Jan. 13

AND… ACTION! What Monthly meeting Who Hosted by the Long Beach Republican Women Federated When Saturday, Jan. 14 at 9am Where Long Beach Airport Marriott Hotel, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. More Info John Sullivan, writer, director and executive producer, will be the guest speaker at the meeting. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for…