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IN THE KNOW
What North Long Beach Community Assembly
Who Hosted by Councilmembers Al Austin and Steven Neal
Where North Long Beach Christian Church gymnasium, 1115 E. Market St.
When Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9am to noon
More Info Attendees will learn about new job opportunities at the Long Beach Airport and north Long Beach public safety, as well as neighborhood issues. Refreshments will be provided, courtesy of Long Beach Airport. Call (562) 570-6685 or email district8@longbeach.gov .

REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE
What
Free e-waste recycling
Who Newcomb K-8 Academy
Where 7020 East Brittain St.
When Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9am to 2pm
More Info Residential and business e-waste, including computer monitors, televisions, printers, keyboards, cellphones, VCRs, electrical cords, etc. will be collected. Proceeds will benefit student programs at Newcomb Academy. Call (562) 431-2842.

COME CELEBRATE
What
Free pancake breakfast
Who Hosted by Long Beach City College
Where Pacific Coast Campus, 1305 East PCH
When Saturday, Oct.13 from 9:30am to noon
More Info Long Beach City College invites the public out to a free pancake breakfast to celebrate their 85th year. There will be free drawings, live music, entertainment and the opportunity to connect with community organizations that serve the Long Beach community. For more information, call (562) 938-3088.

LET’S BOOK IT!
What
Book club
Who Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Club
Where Los Altos Neighborhood Library, 5614 E. Britton Dr.
When Saturday, Oct. 13 at 10am
More Info The club will discuss Rebecca Skloot’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. The club meets on the second Saturday of each month. For more information, call (562) 570-1045.

CALLING ALL WRITERS
What
Free writers event
Who Hosted by the California Writers Club of Long Beach
Where Long Beach Los Altos Branch Library, 614 East Britton Dr.
When Saturday, Oct. 13 from 3pm to 5pm
More Info Lisa Napoli, a radio host and columnist for the New York Times and MSNBC, will speak at the event. Doors open at 2:30pm for networking prior to the speaker. Visit calwriterslongbeach.org, call (562) 400-1100 or email info@calwriterslongbeach.org .

NEED A JOB?
What
Long Beach Airport Concessions Job Fair
Who Long Beach Airport
Where Long Beach Marriott, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr.
When Oct. 15–20 from 9am to 6pm
More Info As a direct result of the City’s Airport Improvement Program, Long Beach Airport concessions will create more than 110 new permanent jobs. The Airport’s concessionaire, The Paradies Shops, will begin the process of recruiting new employees during a week-long job fair. One-on-one interviews will be conducted. Background check and completed applications are required.

HEAR TO HELP
What
Hearing-devices exhibit
Who Presented by the Hearing Loss Association of Long Beach/Lakewood
Where Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave.
When Friday Oct.19 from 10am to noon
More Info Free hands-on display of devices that help with hearing difficulties; includes information on how they work and where they can be purchased. Call (562) 630- 6141.

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