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August 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Around Town

EXPLORE THE LIBRARY
What Historical display
Who Long Beach Main Public Library
Where Main Library Exhibit Spaces, 101 Pacific Ave.
When Friday, Aug. 2 through Friday, Aug. 30
More Info The library will open the doors of the “Hidden Library.” Since 1896, the Long Beach Public Library has acquired many items. These historical objects, which include dolls, art from the Works Progress Administration, the Lincoln Monument time capsule and more, will be on display. Call (562) 570-7500 or visit lbpl.org .

HELP RESTORE THE WETLANDS
What Habitat restoration
Who The Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust
Where Corner of 1st Street and PCH in Seal Beach
When Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10:30am to 12:30pm
More Info Volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes. Participants will be eligible to win prizes. Email iwanttohelp@tidalinfluence.com .

CELEBRATING MOTHERS
What Community health fair
Who Unitarian Universalist Church of Long Beach
Where 5450 E. Atherton St.
When Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10am to 1pm
More Info The Latch & Link: Long Beach health fair will celebrate World Breastfeeding Week. Event will feature a breastfeeding resource fair, conversation groups for mothers, raffles and more. Email latchandlinkLB@gmail.com .

BOOK TO ACTION
What Film Festival
Who The Long Beach Main Public Library,
Where Main Library, Auditorium, 101 Pacific Ave.
When Saturday, Aug. 3 at 2pm
More Info Library will host the “Book to Action” Film Festival featuring the documentary Not My Life. The film depicts the practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a local and global scale. Call (562) 570-7500 or visit lbpl.org .

IN THE KNOW
What Community meeting
Who North Long Beach Community Action Group
Where American Legion Hall, 1215 59th St.
When Sunday, Aug. 4 from 2pm to 4pm
More Info During this event, 64th District Assemblymember Isadore Hall will talk about his final term and his projects. Meeting is open to the public. Call (562) 428-7710.

MEET AND EAT
What Supper club
Who Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association
Where Nino’s Italian Restaurant, 3853 Atlantic Ave.
When Monday, Aug. 5 at 6:30pm
More Info Bixby Knolls Supper Club supports local restaurants on Monday nights, which are typically slow. Residents are invited to meet, eat and support the local economy. The August Supper Club will serve as a 55th anniversary celebration for Nino’s. RSVP at supperclub@bixbyknollsinfo.com .

SIP, SHOP, EAT AND ROCK
What Block party
Who Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association
Where 4100 Block on Long Beach Blvd.
When Thursday, Aug. 8 from 6pm to 8:30pm
More Info Event will feature live music. Urban Cottage, Lucy’s Boudoir and Furniture Consignment and More will have special sales for the evening. Attendees will be able to purchase dinner at Philly Steak and Sub, Handy’s Smoked Meats and Bundts on Melrose.

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