ONE MAN’S TRASH
What Rummage sale
Who Proceeds benefit Rising TIDE at Marguerite Kiefer Education Center
Where Covenant Presbyterian Church, 607 E. Third St.
When Friday, July 25 and Saturday, July 26 from 8am to 4pm
More Info Donations of clean and usable clothing, toys and household items will be accepted. Individuals wanting to purchase their own sale space for $20 can pre-register by calling (562) 437-0958.
What Disaster preparedness resource fair and jazz concert
Who Country Club Manor Association
Where Scherer Park, 4600 Long Beach Blvd.
When Saturday, July 26 from 11am to 3pm
More Info Attendees will learn how to assemble emergency kits for their families, business, and pets. The first 300 families to attend will receive a disaster-preparedness starter kit. The Jacob Wendt Trio will play a free jazz concert at the event. Call Gloria at (626) 818-8920 or email CountryClubManorAssociation@ gmail.com .
PARK IT ON THE LOT
What Concerts in the Park(ing Lot)
Who Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association (BKBIA)
Where It’s A Grind parking lot, 4245 Atlantic Ave.
When Monday, July 28 at 6:30pm
More Info The free concert will feature music from Earth Glow, who will play jazz. Visit bixbyknollsinfo.com .
COOL AT THE POOL
What Free day at the pool
Who 6th District Councilmember Dee Andrews
Where Martin Luther King, Jr. pool at 1910 Lemon Ave.
When Thursday Aug. 2 from noon to 4pm
More Info All residents are invited to attend this annual community event. Call (562) 570-6816.
MEET AND EAT
What Supper Club
Who Bixby Knolls Supper Club
Where Blackbird Care, 3405 Orange Ave.
When Monday, Aug. 4 at 6pm and 7:30pm
More Info The Bixby Knolls Supper Club supports local restaurants by dining at them on Monday nights, which are typically slow. RSVPs are necessary; email firstname.lastname@example.org .
NIGHT ON THE TOWN
What National Night Out
Who Signal Hill Police Department
Where Signal Hill Park, 2175 Cherry Ave.
When Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 5pm to 8pm
More Info National Night Out is an event that is celebrated nationwide, with a focus on unifying the community with an ultimate goal of crime prevention. Call (562) 989- 7205.
LUNCH WITH FRIENDS
What 11th anniversary of Feeding at the Park
Who Alice Robinson and Friends
Where MLK Jr. Park, 1950 Lemon Ave.
When Wednesday, Aug. 6 at noon
More Info Event will include free hot lunch with dessert and a cold beverage. Residents are encouraged to invite a neighbor or bring a friend. Opening ceremony will include invocation and salute to the American flag. Call (562) 591-2962.
ACT OF KINDNESS
What 20th Annual Benefit for the Animals
Who Friends of Long Beach Animals (FOLBA)
Where Long Beach Playhouse, 5021 E. Anaheim St.
When Wednesday, Aug. 7 with reception at 6:30pm and performance at 7pm
More Info The event, which will feature a performance of Fiddler on the Roof, will benefit FOLBA’s spay/neuter incentive program (SNIP), the humane education program and shelter pets. Tickets are $30 per person. Call (562) 988-7647 or visit folba.org .
TALK ABOUT THE TIMES
What “Conversations in Place” series
Who Rancho Los Alamitos
Where 6400 Bixby Hill Rd.
When Sunday, Aug. 10 at 1:30pm
More Info The conversation topic will be “The Past in the 21st Century.” The series is an unconventional four-part conversation on culture and environment, the past, present and future. Tickets are $25 per person. Call (562) 431-3541 or visit rancholosalamitos.org .