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WE ALL SCREAM FOR…
What Ice-cream social
Who National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE)
Where Veterans Community Center, Veterans Park, 101 E 28th St.
When Monday, July 8 at 1pm
More Info The event will commemorate the 64th anniversary of the Charter of Chapter 21. NARFE was founded in 1921 with the mission of protecting the earned rights and benefits of America’s active and retired federal workers. Email sharon.bergeron@gmail.com .

TALKING POLITICS
What Monthly meeting
Who Long Beach Republican National Hispanic Assembly
Where Tom’s Tires, 2775 E. Willow St.
When Tuesday, July 9 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
More Info Attendees will identify and discuss problems that have affected election wins for the Republican Party.

LAW ENFORCEMENT 4-1-1
What Citizens Police Academy
Who Signal Hill Police Department
Where Signal Hill Police Station, 2745 Walnut Ave.
When Tuesday, July 9 from 7pm to 9pm
More Info The Citizens Police Academy is a 10-week program in which attendees will learn about patrol operations, criminal law, the court system, narcotics enforcement, investigative techniques, crime prevention, emergency dispatch procedures, and many other areas of law enforcement. Participation is available to anyone over the age of 21. Additional qualifications include no pending criminal case or felony convictions. Email Sergeant Cravens at rcravens@signalhillpd.org or call (562) 989-7222, ext 5046.

TAKE A MOMENT TO RELAX
What Tai Chi demonstration
Who The Hearing Loss Association of America Long Beach/Lakewood Chapter
Where Weingart Senior Center, 5220 Oliva Ave. in Lakewood
When Thursday, July 11 at 6:30pm
More Info Occupational therapist Vivian Chikasawa-Beckker will explain the practice of Tai Chi and give a demonstration. Light refreshments will be served. Call (562) 438-0597.

WHO WAS FANNY BIXBY SPENCER?
What Author talk
Who Dana Branch Library
Where 3680 Atlantic Ave.
When Friday, July 12 at 11:30am
More Info Marcia Lee Harris will discuss her book Fanny Bixby Spencer: Long Beach’s Inspirational Firebrand. Harris’s book captures the life of Bixby by chronicling her achievements and humanitarianism, in addition to showcasing some of Bixby’s poetry. Harris will be dressed as Bixby to share stories from her book, as well as answer more in-depth questions about Bixby’s life. Call (562) 570-1042 or visit visit lbpl.org .

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