What Hearing device exhibit
Who The Hearing Loss Association of America Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter
Where Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave. in Lakewood
When Friday, May 17 from 10am to noon
More Info Local residents can get a free hands-on display of devices that help with hearing difficulties and receive information on how the devices work and where they can be purchased. Call (562) 630-6141.
WANT TO EAT OUT?
What Food truck night
Who California Heights United Methodist Church
Where 3759 Orange Ave.
When Friday, May 17 from 5:30pm to 8pm
More Info Food trucks Rancho a Go Go, Corn Heaven, and Bite Me Foods will be on site. Call (562) 595- 1996.
IN THE KNOW
What North Long Beach Community Assembly
Who Councilmembers Al Austin and Steven Neal
Where Glad Tidings Church, 1900 E. South St.
When Saturday, May 18 from 10am to noon
More Info Guest speaker Doug Haubert will discuss public-safety efforts his office has undertaken in north Long Beach and throughout the city. Austin and Neal will also provide updates on projects in the 8th and 9th Council Districts. There will also be public-safety and neighborhood updates. Call (562) 570-6685 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
What Asthma Resource Fair
Who 5th District City Councilmember Gerrie Schipske
Where Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Ave.
When Saturday, May 18 from 10am to 2pm
More Info The free event will feature information on asthma prevention and control, including free health screenings by doctors, allergists and respiratory therapists, educational materials and connections to vital resources and support services. There will be mobile clinics, drawings, door prizes and healthy snacks for all attendees. The Greener Good Farmers Market will be open during the fair. Call (562) 427- 4249 or visit longbeach.gov/health .
What 1st Annual Women’s Healthy Lifestyle Luncheon
Who Writer Shawond Givens of the blog “A Curvy Girl’s Journey”
Where Long Beach Marriott, 4700 Airport Plaza Dr.
When Saturday, May 18 from 1pm to 5pm
More Info The luncheon will feature a variety of experts who will share tips on how to live a better lifestyle, both physically and mentally. Fitness guru Jerry Anderson will be the keynote speaker. Cost is $50. Call Shawond at (866) 634-6586.
GOURMET-FOOD TRUCK NIGHT
What Monthly fundraising event
Who Meals on Wheels and Belmont Heights United Methodist Church
Where 317 Termino Ave.
When Saturday, May 18 from 5pm to 9pm
More Info Monthly event takes place every third Saturday of the month and features five food trucks and live music.
A HELPING HAND
What 5th Annual Long Beach Basket Brigade Fundraiser
Who The Long Beach Basket Brigade
Where The Grand, 4101 E. Willow St.
When Saturday, May 18 starting at 5:30pm
More Info Money raised will be used to assist families in need. Email Kym at email@example.com or visit longbeachbasketbrigade.org .