Friday, May 28, 2010

Looking for Something to Do?

Saturday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – If you’ve been itching to get rid of those old computers, keyboards, printers, monitors, laptops, scanners, shredders, fax machines, phones, answering machines, TVs, VCRs, cassette players, stereos and other electronic equipment, as well as used household batteries, bring them to our e-waste recycling event in the Brookside Park parking lot!

Saturday, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. – It’s Family Fun Day at La Pintoresca Park and La Pintoresca Branch Library! Bring the kids for skate park and basketball competitions, arts and crafts, live entertainment, food, prizes and much more!

Monday, May 31, at 11 a.m. – The Pasadena chapters of the Vietnams Veterans of America and the Navy League will host a wreath-placing ceremony at the Pasadena Vietnam Memorial at Memorial Park on Raymond Avenue between Walnut and Holly streets.

Wednesday, June 2, at 7:30 a.m. – Walk around the Rose Bowl Loop with Mayor Bill Bogaard and the Pasadena/Foothills Chapter of the United Nations Association. Meet at Gate A.

Sunday, June 6, from 1 to 5:30 p.m. – The CPR Awareness and Health Fair at Victory Park, 2575 Paloma St. (in the gymnasium and on the park grounds), will include hourly hands-only CPR training with mannequins, yoga and karate demonstrations, indoor boot camp, blood pressure and spinal screenings, arts and crafts, and much more. This event is co-sponsored by Pasadena City Councilman Steve Haderlein.

Through June 20 -- Allendale Branch Library, 1130 S. Marengo Ave., is closed for installation of a new HVAC system. If this is the library nearest your home, the next closest locations are Hill Avenue Branch Library, 55 S. Hill Ave.; San Rafael Branch Library, 1240 Nithsdale Rd.; and Pasadena Central Library 285 E. Walnut St.

Please note all events are free.

The photo of the mayor's walk is courtesy of the Pasadena Weekly.


Cafe Pasadena said...

Ann, the weekends are for Nothing to Do! You know, R & R, etc.

Looking at the Mayor walking in a loop just gave me an idea for an ideal local to shadow him on one of his early morning monthly RB walks. (No!, Not Me. I'm still working hard on my sleep at that time.)

Pasadena Adjacent said...

Notice the lack on Macs in the monitor pile up? I'm just saying