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Too Toxic To Trash

Too Toxic to Trash Household Hazardous Waste and

E-Waste Roundup

 

Saturday, October 6, 2012

9am - 3pm

 

Long Beach Veteran's Stadium

Clark Avenue and Conant Street

Open to all LA County residents

 

Click here for more information  

 

For a complete listing of what you can and cannot bring, contact

1(888) CLEAN-LA or www.CleanLA.com

 

 
Upcoming Events

 

 City of Long Beach Animal Care Services

Low-Cost Cat and Dog Vaccination Clinic

 

Saturday, October 6, 2012

3pm - 5pm

Good Neighbor Park

2800 N. Studebaker Road

 

Licensing also available!

For more information, call (562) 570-7387

 

View the flyer here

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Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust invites you to the Heron Hike of the Marketplace Marsh

Saturday, October 6, 2012

8:00 am sharp!
 

Participants will get a behind-the-scenes look at how wetlands and oil operations co-exist at Los Cerritos Wetlands.  We may also be lucky enough to spot the state endangered Belding's Savannah Sparrow, and we will likely come across great blue herons.

 

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th, at 8:00 am sharp! Parking lot gate will open at 7:45 am and close at 8:10 am.  No late- comers can be admitted for the tour, and all participants must stay for the entire tour, which will end by 9:45 am.

 
WHERE (and WEAR): Meet in the driveway/parking area at the corner of 1st Street and PCH in Seal Beach.  There will be signs.  Close-toed shoes; and kids under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

For more information or to RSVP for a spot on this tour email ejlambe@verizon.net

or call 714/357-8576.
 

P.S.  For a map of where to meet, click here.
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Let's Get Ready Long Beach!

 

An emergency preparedness roundtable hosted by Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske

 

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

6:30pm

Long Beach Gas and Oil Department

2400 E. Spring Street

 

Learn what you need to know to get ready for an earthquake. Learn more here.  

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Friends of Long Beach Animals

Pet Appreciation Fair and Walk for the Animals

 

Saturday, October 13, 2012

El Dorado Regional Park - Archery Range (Spring St. and 605 Freeway)

 

Featuring:

live entertainment, raffles, crafters, pet contests, exhibitor and vendor booths, demonstrations in agility, flyball and disc dogs

 

www.friendsoflongbeachanimals.org

 

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Cubberley School is inviting neighborhood artisans, businesses, non-profits and service providers to host a booth at its "Blast from the Past" Fall Carnival on Friday, October 19, 2012 from 2:30pm - 5:30pm

 

Cubberley is also seeking tax-deductible cash and equipment donations

 

Proceeds from the carnival benefit Cubberley's classrooms, enrichment programs and sports groups

 

Learn more 

 

To sign on as a vendor, email Alisa Rocha - alisa.rocha@verizon.net 

For more details or to offer donations, equipment or services, email Elizabeth Powell - ecpowell6@verizon.net 

 

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 Every Body Walk

The campaign to get America walking

www.everybodywalk.org

 

 Walking 30 minutes a day, five days a week, can improve your health.

Join the movement at www.everybodywalk.org

 

You'll find walking maps, walking tips, expert advice, the free mobile app and inspiring videos to get you started.