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Salute Our Veterans
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  From Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske
5th District, City of Long Beach, CA

16th Annual Long Beach Veterans Day Parade
A Salute to Those Who Served

Saturday, November 10, 2012
Atlantic Avenue, Harding to 56th Street
Learn more about the event and this year's Grand Marshals:

Councilwoman Schipske will ride in the parade with six honored guests -- nurses from the Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital

View the How to Thank A Vet brochure here

Let's Get Ready Long Beach
Councilwoman Schipske recently spoke to California Edition about Emergency Preparedness

Check out her segment on Saturday, November 10 at 8am

On Charter, the California Channel is broadcast on Channel 177.  On Time Warner Cable, the California Channel broadcasts on Channel 233.  In Sacramento, the Channel Channel is broadcast on Comcast Channel 108.
open up lb logo
What's Open?
Inside Look at City Department of Health & Human Services

Join me on November 14th at 6 pm as we go inside the City Department of Health and Human Services as part of Open Up Long Beach. Click here for more information.

Senior Serenade

Presented by the Wrigley Association 


A Veterans Day Tribute

Live Musical Variety Show


Saturday, November 10, 2012

Veterans Park

101 E. 28th Street


Doors: 2:30pm

Show: 3pm

Dinner: 4pm


Featuring Stearns Musical Theatre Company Premiere Players


Tickets (Suggested Donation)

$10 - dinner and show

$5 - show only


For more information:

Creating a Green and Healthy Home
Green Education Inc. an Energy Upgrade CA-Los Angeles "Champion," educates residents on the benefits of energy efficient homes and green practices.


Join us at our next workshop, where we will cover:

  • Why energy efficiency/sustainability is critical for homeowners, for our communities and for our nation
  • About Energy Upgrade CA and energy efficient improvements for creating a healthy and comfortable home, both in the summer and winter months.
  • Methods for saving energy and $$$$ via home improvement rebates/incentives
  • About specific improvements and products that can be used to create a healthier home and indoor environment.

Where: Long Beach Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine 
Administration Building -- 2760 Studebaker Road - Long Beach CA.

When: Thursday, November 15, 2012 6:00-7:30pm

Please RSVP to Stella at to save your spot at this informative and beneficial workshop.
Home Front Theater
November's Featured Film: The Philadelphia Story


Friday, November 16, 2012


El Dorado Senior Center (Bridge Room) 

2800 N. Studebaker Road


View the flyer here

Diabetes Walk and Health Fair


Saturday, November 10, 2012

Registration - 8am

Walk - 9am


Long Beach Polytechnic High School

1600 Atlantic Avenue

*free to walk*


Contact Rachel Plotkin with St. Mary Medical Center if you have any questions: (562) 491-9066,