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Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, Sept. 27-Oct. 4 – Daily News

 

A view from the San Fernando Valley: Los Angeles Fire Department Chief Ralph Terrazas offered a briefing at Van Nuys Airport on the LAFD’s readiness for the 2021 wildfire season on Monday, August 23, 2021. Fire season for the area usually hits from October by way of December. Also available had been Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles City Councilmember Monica Rodriguez. The LAFD displayed its fleet of 5 Agusta Westland AW139 helicopters, together with the Erickson Skycrane helicopter, able to dropping 2,600 gallons of water in one load. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)

 

Community meetings carry folks collectively for change of concepts and memorable shared experiences. Here’s a sampling of  meetings in the San Fernando Valley.

 

Wings Over Wendy’s: Veterans of all providers and ages, and their supporters, meet from 8:30-11 a.m. each Monday of the month. Guest audio system scheduled for meetings. Currently, the group can be providing the meetings on Zoom. Location, 7401 Shoup Ave., West Hills. Contact Ed Reynolds for the Zoom hyperlink, ID and password and different info. 818-884-4013.

Student Zone After-school Homework Center: Students in grades Okay-12 might ask for homework or know-how assist from skilled helpers from the heart, 3-6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Sun Valley Branch Library, 7935 Vineland Ave. 818-764-1338. www.facebook.com/SunValleyBranch; www.lapl.org/branches/sun-valley

Virtual Book Club with Sherman Oaks Branch Library: Discusses “Mexican Gothic” by Silvia Moreno-Garcia, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 27. Request the hyperlink in advance by electronic mail to [email protected] (put “Virtual Book Club” in the topic line). bit.ly/2XuA84m

Congressman Brad Sherman Telephone Town Hall: The congressman will focus on financial recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, nationwide infrastructure and points dealing with Congress, 7 p.m. Sept. 28. Dr. Lynn Goldman, dean of the George Washington University Milkin Institute School of Public Health, will be part of the speak. Sherman can even answer question from constituents in the San Fernando Valley’s thirtieth congressional district. To make a reservation or ask a question, https://sherman.house.gov/cvrsvp. Call-in quantity for the city corridor, 855-920-0548.

Northridge Woman’s Club: The group holds a bingo and lunch occasion, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 29. Cost $20 (one guide of 10 video games; bottled water, mild lunch). Additional sport books, $5 every. Reservations, with sandwich selection of ham, tuna or turkey, required in advance. The membership is positioned at 18401 Lassen St., Northridge. Irene, 818-344-3333.

Mystery and Thriller Book Club with Studio City Branch Library: Discusses “Drowned Under” by Wendall Thomas, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 29. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by electronic mail to Emily at [email protected]lapl.org (put “Mystery and Thriller Book Club” in the topic line). bit.ly/2Vy8tP1

Greater Valley Glen Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 7 p.m. Oct. 4. Check the agenda on the web site for how you can be part of the meeting on Zoom or by telephone. www.facebook.com/GVGCouncil; greatervalleyglencouncil.org

Mission Hills Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 7 p.m. Oct. 4. Check the agenda on the web site for how you can be part of the meeting on Zoom or by telephone. Voice mail, 818-869-4577. Email: [email protected] www.mhnconline.org

Granada Hills North Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 5. Join the Zoom meeting right here: bit.ly/3bJst8l. By telephone, 833-548-0282 and use ID: 98538834487 and press #. Email: [email protected] ghnnc.org

San Fernando Valley Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association: Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Oct. 6, adopted by a meeting, 12:30 p.m. Reservations, for a head depend, by 11 a.m. Oct. 4, by electronic mail or telephone to Bob Stiles: [email protected] Lunch is on-your-own cost. Lulu’s Restaurant, 16900 Roscoe Blvd., Van Nuys. Bob Stiles, 818-887-7698.

Book Club with Chatsworth Branch Library: Discusses “The Book of Lost Friends” by Lisa Wingate, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 6. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance to [email protected] (put “Book Club” in the topic line). www.laplchatsworthfriends.org/calendar.html

San Fernando American Legion Post 176: The submit is holding weekly “Patriot Bingo” video games starting 5 p.m. Oct. 6. Call for extra info. 602 Pico St., San Fernando. 818-336-6776. www.americanlegionsfpost176.org

Burbank-Valley Garden Club: Guest speaker Julie “Jamie” Uyehara, a useful resource officer with the Angeles National Forest, discusses the “Penny Pines” reforestation program, 10 a.m. Oct. 7. The backyard membership makes periodic donations of $68 to the program (details about Penny Pines right here: bit.ly/3u758WC). Mask-wearing is required. Little White Chapel Christian Church, parish corridor, 1711 N. Avon St., Burbank. Anne White, 818-434-3616. Email: [email protected]

The People Facing the Sun – A Conversation About Ecological Sustainability with the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians: Burbank Public Library presents the speak with  7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 7. Speakers: Rudy Ortega Jr., tribal president; Pamela Villaseñor, director of the Fernandeño Tataviam’s well being and social wellness division; journalist Jon Christensen. Register in advance to obtain the Zoom hyperlink: bit.ly/3Ergc5L. Details on the dialogue right here: bit.ly/3zkm3WM

NoHo Book Club with North Hollywood Regional Branch Library: Discuss a guide of your selection, 10 a.m. Oct. 8. Request the hyperlink a minimum of two days in advance by electronic mail to [email protected] (put “NoHo Book Club” in the topic line). bit.ly/3mC5rVc

American Association of University Women, Glendale Branch: Guest speaker Yvonne Savio, Master Gardener and a marketing consultant to the University of California, discusses “Container Gardening,”  9 a.m. Oct. 9 at a meeting on Zoom. Send an electronic mail request to obtain the meeting’s Zoom hyperlink to Laura Guillory at [email protected] by Oct. 5 (embrace your full title and electronic mail). glendale-ca.aauw.net

Book Club with Pacoima Branch Library: Discusses “Manhattan Beach” by Jennifer Egan, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by electronic mail to [email protected] (put “Book Club” in the topic line). bit.ly/3jubFGe

 

CHARITY/FUNDRAISER

 

Down and Dirty Construction vs Cancer: A comedy present to lift funds for the American Cancer Society, 6 p.m. Oct. 2. Scheduled performers: Tom Arnold, Greg Baldwin, Jimmy Brogan, Darrell Hammond, Adam Hunter, Brian Kiley, Jeremy Beth Michaels, Jimmy Shin, April Weber, Jessica Winther (topic to alter). Tickets $85. Reservations required, Comedy Chateau, 4615 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. (*4*). Information about the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org

Classic Chevys of Southern California Car Club’s Classic Car Show: The thirty eighth annual occasion features a show of automobiles from the Model T to basic and scorching rods from the 1950-Seventies and right this moment’s trendy muscle automobiles, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 3. Event additionally features a scale-model automotive present, a silent public sale, bake sale, raffles and distributors. Event is a fundraiser for Rancho San Antonio Boys Town. Boys Town sells a barbecue lunch. 21000 Plummer St., Chatsworth. 818-360-9025. Email: [email protected] classicchevysofsocal.com

American Red Cross-Los Angeles Region: The group is looking for blood donations, significantly kind O and giving platelets. Search for a donation web site and schedule an appointment right here: www.redcrossblood.org. Or name, 800-733-2767.

 

Send info a minimum of two weeks in advance to Holly Andres at [email protected] 818-713-3708.

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