Around Town | Aug. 5

FOR THE KIDS What Pediatric reunion events Who Presented by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach When Friday, Aug. 5 from 2pm to 4pm Where Houssels Forum, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info The Annual Pediatric Heart Surgery Reunion will have patients reunite with the care team who…

Around Town | July 29

EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Hosted by the Bellflower/Long Beach Elks Lodge 888 When Sunday, July 31 from 8am to 11:30am Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd. More Info Breakfast will be open to the public at $6.50 per person. The meal includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits with gravy, assorted fruit, Belgian…

Around Town | July 22

HEROES, FOREVER AND EVER What Summer concert Who Presented by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, July 23 at 4:30pm Where Santa Anita Race Track, 285 W. Huntington Dr. More Info Orchestra California Philharmonic will perform in the concert series that serves as a tribute to artists such as Prince, David Bowie, Michael Jackson and Queen.…

Around Town | July 15

WALK THE WALK What Walking tour Who Led by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, July 16 from 9am to 11:30am Where Meet at the WPA Mural, 3rd and the Promenade More Info The walking tour will explore downtown Long Beach. A few of the landmarks on the tour include the WPA Mural-Recreation, Insurance Exchange Building…

Around Town | July 8

EAT AND MEET What Monthly meeting Who Hosted by the California Federation of Republican Women Southern Division When Saturday, July 9 at 9am Where Long Beach Airport Marriott Hotel, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr. More Info Michael Ramirez, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, will be the featured speaker at the event. Ramirez will have his…

Around Town | July 1

SPOKES FOLKS What First Fridays event/Long Beach Bicycle Master Plan ride Who Presented by 8th District Long Beach When Friday, July 1 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Atlantic Avenue between Bixby Road and San Antonio Drive More Info Residents are invited to ride the temporary-protected bike lanes on Atlantic Avenue between Bixby Road and San…

Around Town | June 24

WALK THROUGH HISTORY What See, Sip & Savor event Who Hosted by the Historical Society of Long Beach (HSLB) When Friday, June 24 from 6pm to 9pm Where Check in at the southeast corner of Vista Street and Argonne Avenue More Info The event will provide a historical walking tour where a small number of…

Around Town | June 17

BRING A BAG What Free food distribution Who Presented by 6th District Councilmember Dee Andrews When Friday, June 17 at 9am Where Ernest S. McBride, Sr. Park, 1550 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. More Info The free event ends when all food is disbursed. Attendees should bring their own bag. Call (562) 570-6816. WALK, RUN…

Around Town | June 10

MEET AND EAT What 7th Annual Pizza Pig-Out Who Hosted by the Wrigley Association When Friday, June 10 from 6pm to 8pm Where Holy Innocents School, 2500 Pacific Ave. More Info A dozen pizzerias from across Long Beach will vie for the crown of “Best Pizza” in Long Beach at the annual event. A panel…

Around Town | June 3

…ANOTHER MAN’S TREASURE What Annual rummage sale Who Hosted by the California Heights United Methodist Church When Friday, June 3 from 8am to 6pm and Saturday, June 4 from 8am to noon Where California Heights United Methodist Church, 3759 Orange Ave. More Info The church will have discounted items for sale. Visit calheightsumc.org or call…

Around Town | May 27

EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Bellflower/Long Beach Elks Lodge 888 Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd. in Bellflower When Sunday, May 29 from 8am to 11:30am More Info Breakfast will be open to the public at $6.50 per person. The meal includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits with gravy, assorted fruit, Belgian waffles,…

Around Town | May 20

NOW HEAR THIS What “Hands on” hearing demo Who Hosted by the Hearing Loss Association of America When Friday, May 20 from 10am to noon Where Weingart Center, 5220 Olivia Ave. More Info A captioning-phone representative will provide information about free phones for those that qualify, and Sam Moghadam, hearing-instrument specialist from Ascent Hearing Center,…

Around Town | May 13

SCIENTIFICALLY SPEAKING What Annual Science Night Who Hosted by Long Beach City College When Friday, May 13 from 4pm to 8pm Where Long Beach City College, Liberal Arts Campus, 4901 E. Carson St. More Info The free community event will feature interactive science experiments, displays and demonstrations. Admission is open to the public and includes…

Around Town | May 6

SHELL GAME What Turtle trek Who Hosted by Los Cerritos Wetlands When Saturday, May 7 at 8am Where Meet at Los Cerritos Wetlands, Pacific Coast Highway and 1st Street More Info Ecologists will lead a walk through the wetlands and educate tourists about the flora and fauna of the area. There will also be a…

Around Town | April 29

SHOP AND HELP What Yard sale Who Hosted by the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association When Saturday, April 30 from 7am to noon Where 6010 Stearns St. More Info The yard sale will include plants, baked goods, homemade strawberry jam and other items. Proceeds help with the organization’s expenses and contributions to the…