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AN EDUCATION(AL) FILM What Screening of film Race to Nowhere Who Sponsored by the Longfellow PTA Where Longfellow Elementary School, 3800 Olive Ave. When Friday, June 10 at 7pm More Info This award-winning documentary takes a look at the stresses faced by children and adolescents growing up in America today. It is food for thought for…

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HOMES, SWEET HOMES Who Long Beach Heritage What “Great Homes of Long Beach” tour When Sunday, June 5 from noon to 5pm Where Various locations throughout Long Beach More Info Call (562) 493-7019 or visit lbheritage.org to order via PayPal.

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SUPPORT THE TROOP What Rummage/estate sale Who Hosted by Boy Scouts of America Troop 21 When Saturday, May 28 from 7:30am to 4pm Where Grace Brethren Church Campus, 36th St. and Linden Ave., LB More Info Call (562) 712-7272 with questions.

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LIFE SAVERS What CPR Saturday Who Sponsored by Greater Long Beach Chapter of the American Red Cross When Saturday, May 21 from 8am to 4:30pm Where Long Beach City College Liberal Arts Campus, 4901 E. Carson St., LB More Info Learn crucial life-saving skills to protect friends and family. CPR courses run throughout the day…

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LEARN ABOUT VETERANS What Long Beach Veterans Forum Who Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal and the City of Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services When Friday, May 13 from 9:30am to 12:30pm Where Alpert Jewish Community Center, 3801 E. Willow St., LB More Info This forum will feature panel presentations on: Women in the Military, Veterans and…

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GET INVOLVED What Community discussion on site planning/design of the new North Library Who Councilmember Rae Gabelich When Saturday, May 7 from 10am to noon Where North Branch Library, 5571 Orange Ave., LB More Info Contact (562) 570-6393 or tony.foster@longbeach.gov.

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SAVE THE DATE What Spring Fling dance party Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, April 29 at 8pm Where Long Beach Petroleum Club, 3636 Linden Ave., LB More Info The public is invited to come together as a community to eat, dance, socialize, and celebrate Bixby Knolls. Admission is $5.…

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CROCHET AND CHIT-CHAT What Crochet class and discussion Who Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) When Every Friday, April 22 through June 10, from 1:30pm to 3pm Where Cal State University Long Beach, 1250 Bellflower Blvd. More Info Out of plastic grocery bags, make a yoga mat for to take home or a bed roll that will be…

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DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR? What A free exhibit of devices to help with hearing difficulties Who Presented by the Hearing Loss Association of Long Beach/Lakewood When Friday, April 15 from 10am to noon Where The Craft Room of the Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave. More Info Call (562) 425-5651 or visit HLAlongbeachlakewood.org. GREEN THUMBS What An educational garden…

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SAINTS ON THE RUN What 2nd annual 5K Saints Pier Run/Walk sponsored by Molina Healthcare Who St. Anthony High School When Saturday, April 9 from 6am to 10am Where Start and finish will be at Belmont Plaza Pool parking lot adjacent to the Pier, 4000 E. Olympic Plaza More Info The course is a fast, flat, out-and-back race…

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POLITICS OVER A PINT What  Discussion of the Long Beach Bike Master Plan Who   Long Beach City Manager Pat West When  Friday, April 1 from 6:30pm to 8pm Where   Nino’s Italian Restaurant, 3853 Atlantic Ave. More Info  Beer & Politics is a monthly series offering an opportunity to engage in positive political dialogue…

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CLEAN UP YOUR COMMUNITY What Monthly neighborhood clean-up and E-waste drive Who Hosted by the West Eastside Community Association (WESCA) When Saturday, March 26, neighborhood clean-up from 8am to noon, and Household Hazardous Waste and E-waste Roundup from 9am to 3pm Where Clean-up will begin at MasterWorks Construction, 1376 Coronado Ave. E-Waste drive will be at Long Beach…

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DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR? What A free exhibit of devices to help with hearing difficulties When Friday, March 18 from 10am to noon Where Craft Room of the Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave. More Info Hands-on examination of the devices, as well as information on how they work and where to purchase them, will be provided by…

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DID THEY SAY “CHEESE?” What A mini-exhibit of turn-of-the-century children’s portraits based on antique photographs Who Artist Loraine Shue-Weber When March through April Where Miller Special Collections Room of the Main Library, 101 Pacific Ave. More Info The Miller Room is open daily from noon to 5pm. Call (562) 570-7500.

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DULCET TONES What Part of Long Beach City College Music Department’s Concert Series, “The Virtuoso Double Bass” When Friday, March 4 at 7:30pm Where Ruth Todd Concert Hall, 4901 East Carson St. More Info Reserved tickets for this concert are highly recommended and will be priced at $10. Non-reserved students and seniors are $5 (if space…