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Free Car Seat Safety Check
Car Seat Safety Check at the 5th District Good Neighbor Festival and Picnic


In addition to the food, games, music, exhibitors and quality time with your friends and neighbors offered by the 6th Annual 5th District Good Neighbor Festival and Picnic on Saturday, September 29th, you can also register to have your child's car seat inspected by certified technicians. Technicians will provide a consultation and help you ensure your child is safe before every trip in the car.


Spaces are limited, so please schedule your free inspection by contacting Danny Luna, Miller Children's Hospital Injury Prevention Coordinator at (562) 933-9151 or


Learn more about keeping your child safe in the car:


CHP - Child Safety Seat Laws

SafetyBeltSafe USA

"What I Like Best About My Neighborhood" Photo Contest
You can still send in your photos! Photos will be on display at the Good Neighbor Festival and those who submit will be entered into an opportunity drawing for a goodie basket. 


Long Beach residents of the Fifth Council District are invited to get their cell phones and cameras ready to photograph what makes them love the neighborhood in which they live.


We want residents to capture in a photograph all the great things that make the 5th District a wonderful place to live and to work and to tell us what they like best about their neighborhood.


5th District residents can email their photograph to Councilwoman Schipske at The photographs will be printed out and displayed at the 6th annual Good Neighbor Festival and Family Picnic. Photographs will be accepted through September 14th. Submissions should include the name, address and email of the resident as well as a brief description of the photograph.


Each resident sending a photograph will receive an "opportunity ticket" for a drawing to receive a "5th District Goodie Basket." One entry per person.

sams Photo Contest Sponsored by Sam's Club