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June 14th, 2013 · No Comments · Around Town

SILENCE IS GOLDEN
What Fundraiser
Who Covenant Presbyterian Church
Where  607 E. 3rd St.
When Saturday, June 15 at 7:30pm
More Info Event will feature a showing of the 1920s silent film It. Tickets cost $10 in advance or $15 at the door. All proceeds will benefit Covenant Presbyterian Church’s Music Ministry and the Rising TIDE After-School Program. Call (562) 437-0958.

JUST KIDDING
What Kidical Mass Neighborhood Bike Ride
Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association (BKBIA)
Where Georgie’s Place, 3850 Atlantic Ave.
When Sunday, June 16 at 1pm
More Info After a ride and safety demo by U.S. Olympic cyclist Tony Cruz, kids and adults will bike for roughly two and a half miles, beginning and ending at Georgie’s Place. Email krista@bixbyknollsinfo.com, visit bixbyknollsinfo.com/kidicalmass.html or call (562) 595-0081.

PARK IT ON THE LOT
What Concerts in the Park(ing Lot)
Who Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association (BKBIA)
Where Georgie’s Place parking lot, 3850 Atlantic Ave.
When Monday, June 17 at 6:30pm
More Info The free concert will feature music from California Feetwarmers, who will play jazz and Americana. The BKBIA has extended its series to four concerts. Visit bixbyknollsinfo.com .

‘WANA’ KNOW WHAT’S UP?
What Monthly meeting
Who Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA)
Where Veterans Park Social Hall, 101 E. 28th St.
When Monday, June 17 from 7pm to 9pm
More Info Meeting will feature a talk by Harry Saltzgaver, executive editor of the Gazette Newspapers. A meet-and-greet will be from 6:45pm to 7pm. The meeting includes coffee, desserts and other refreshments. On-site child care provided. Call (562) 427-5021 or email wrigleyalliance@gmail.com .

SAFETY FIRST
What Community meeting
Who City of Long Beach
Where El Dorado Park Community Center, 2800 Studebaker Rd.
When Thursday, June 20 from 6pm to 8pm
More Info Officials from the City will talk about the Long Beach Violence Prevention Plan. Residents are encouraged to ask questions. Call (562) 570-5585.

COME RUMMAGE AROUND
What Rummage sale
Who Covenant Presbyterian Church
Where 607 E. 3rd St.
When Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 from 8am to 4pm
More Info All proceeds will benefit Rising TIDE, an after-school drop-in program. Call (562) 437-0958, ext 25.
 
CANINE FUN
What Dog show
Who Great Western Terrier Association
Where Queen Mary Events Park, 1126 Queens Hwy.
When Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 from 8am to 5pm
More Info Event will be free. Parking cost will be $15 per vehicle. Call (323) 727-0136.

SELL YOUR STUFF
What Big community yard sale
Who The Office of 6th District Councilmember Dee Andrews
Where Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, 1950 Lemon Ave.
When Saturday, June 22 from 8am to 2pm
More Info Residents may sell furniture, desks, tools, music instruments, electronics, baby items, household items, clothing, kitchen items, books, bikes, holiday decorations and lawn equipment. The cost is $20 per space to sell items. Call (562) 570-6816.

HAVE FUN FOR A GOOD CAUSE
What Variety show and concert fundraiser
Who Meals on Wheels and Rock for Vets
Where  Long Beach Scottish Rite, 855 Elm St.
When Saturday, June 29 from 2pm to 5pm
More Info Event will include a silent auction, raffles, and more. Gourmet food trucks will be present. Tickets cost $25. Visit mowlb.org .

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