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Enjoy the cool breeze

Enjoy a cool breeze and listen to the sounds of


Pan Jive Steel Drum Band at 

  Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske's 

Summer Community Concert 


Wednesday, July 25
Heartwell Park


Also featuring a free movie in the park: The Muppets




City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services

Community Forum

Do you want to improve the health of your family? Do you want to live in a healthier community? Join us for a community forum to share your ideas. 


Saturday, July 21, 2012

Miller Family Health Education Center

3820 Cherry Avenue  

10am - 12pm  


Child watch provided

Light lunch provided at conclusion of community forum

Contact: Cheryl Barrit (562) 570-7920;



Celebrate 100 Days of Summer in the 5th Council District!   


Long Beach Municipal Band 

2012 Summer Schedule - El Dorado Park

Friday, July 20th, "Keeping the Beat Alive"  
Friday, July 27th, "Let Us Entertain You"  
Friday, August 3rd, "A Latin Fantasy" 

2012 Summer Movies in the Park

July 25, The Muppets, Heartwell Park
August 24, Puss in Boots, El Dorado Park
August 29, Dolphin Tale, Pan Am Park

Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske presents a  

Summer Family Fun Night


Sunday, August 5, 2012

3pm - 6pm

Pam American Park


Featuring special musical guest Pan Jive Steel Drum Band


View the flyer here   



El Dorado Summer Day Camp

Long Beach Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Marine 

You Can Still Sign Up!



 Camp runs Monday - Friday

9am - 5pm

Ages 5-12

$95 per week, per child


View the flyer and more information here   



Shaping Up the Fifth

Pan Am Work Party


Saturday, August 11, 2012

8am - 12pm


Pan American Park

5157 Centralia Avenue


Join your neighbors and help shape up the fifth district! In August we will host a work party that involves painting, mulching and planting.



Free Eco Gardener Classes

Homeowner Series 


Water Replenishment District Headquarters

4040 Paramount Blvd.

Lakewood, CA 90712


Call 562-275-4215 or register online 


July 28: Sustainable Garden Designs

August 11: Sustainable Garden Applications and Eco-Gardener Mobile

August 25: Drought Tolerant Plants

September 8: Vegetable and Fruit Gardening

September 22: Composting

October 13: Drip and Sprinkler System Care

November 10: Sustainable Garden Care


View the flyer here