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Community Events Calendar
Saturday, July 19, 6:30 p.m.
The Bricks Perform At El Cariso
The Los Angeles County Arts Commission has sponsored free concerts at community venues throughout the County to provide access to quality music programming representing the diversity of County residents.
El Cariso Community Regional Park, 13100 Hubbard St., Sylmar. For more information, contact Sandra Chapman at (818) 367-5043.
Every Thursday Thru Aug. 28, 5:30 p.m.
CSUN Associated Students Annual Summer Movie Festival
This is a free event open to all and offers weekly family-friendly movie screenings outdoors on the Oviatt Lawn in the center of campus. A variety of food trucks will be on hand each week. Some weeks will include interactive games and music to fit the theme of the movie.
Oviatt Lawn, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. On campus parking is $6. For more information, call (818) 677-2123.
Now thru Sept. 6, 10 a.m. Pre-show activities begin at 9 a.m.
Big! World! Fun! Family Summer Series Returns
The Big!World!Fun! Family Series returns to the Ford Theatres this summer with an exciting lineup of music and dance performances appropriate for children ages 4-12 and their families. Events are free for children and $5 for adults. Gates open early for the pre-show, and kid friendly nature activities in partnership with the Natural History Museum and the County of Los Angeles Parks and Recreation, Natural Areas Division. Highlights include Shin Dance Company (7/12), who bring ancient Chinese folklore to life through graceful movements and colorful costumes; a rousing tap dance performance that features the jazzy melodies and fancy footwork of Sarah Reich’s Tap Music Project (August 2); and the infectious reggae beats and soulful singing of Aaron Nigel Smith (August 30). The County of Los Angeles Public Library will once again provide customized book lists for each Big! World! Fun! Event.
Ford Theatres 2580 E. Cahuenga Blvd., in Hollywood (just off the 101 Hollywood Freeway between Hollywood and Barham boulevards.)
For more information, call (323) 461-3673. Families are advised to arrive early, space is limited.
Monday, July 21. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Shotgun starts at 11 a.m. Dinner begins at 5 p.m.
LAPD Devonshire PALS Golf Tournament
Join the LAPD Devonshire Police Activity League Supporters (PALS) for their 35th Grand Golf invitational at Porter Valley Country Club. This year, golfers will have lots of fun on the course with a chance to win a car, lunch for a year and more. Non-golfers can join the fun at dinner and participate in the auction. All proceeds directly benefit the PALS Youth program.
Porter Valley Country Club, 19216 Singing Hills Drive Porter Ranch. For sponsorship, golfer, adopta- cop golfer, scholarship or prize donations and dinner information, contact Hank Miller at golf@devonsshiepals. org or visit www.devonshire- pals.org/news-events.
“Rescue the Mission”
The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission needs your help. The fire that destroyed the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission's emergency shelter, vehicle fleet, clothing warehouse and food pantry have left homeless families with few resources To rebuild the shelter, cash donations can be made by visiting the mission’s website at www. sfvrescuemission.org. Donations can be dropped off at the Sun Valley Thrift Store, located at 9007 Lankershim Blvd., Sun Valley, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily; the West Hills Baseball facility located at 7001 Valley Circle Blvd., in West Hills from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends; or the CD 12 Community Service Center, 9207 Oakdale Ave., in Chatsworth from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Open Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
New SAFE Center Opens
You can drop off electronic devices, paint, pool and garden chemicals, motor oil, batteries, fluorescent lightbulbs and other household hazardous waste at the new SAFE Center.
The Center is located at 10241 N. Balboa Blvd., 1/2 block south of Devonshire Street, in Granada Hills.
Open Daily, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Mulch is delivered to the locations twice a week and is open daily for you to pickup free of charge.
Locations include 16600 Roscoe Place, North Hills (near Van Nuys Airport), or 15800 Victory Blvd., Van Nuys (near D.C. Tillman Plant). For the entrance: turn south on Densmore Avenue from Victory Boulevard and follow the curve.
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