Showing posts from August, 2012

This Week's Beet

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Oh Boy, Where do we start? Forums, Fiesta, Parties, and Entertainment for all ages are all featured on "This Week's Beet!" Click the titles for more info; you'll see what we mean.
Friday Night Y-Life

Has your teen not experienced a real Friday night in Monrovia? Make sure they do so before its too late! This will be the last Friday Night Y-Life of the summer!It's held at Library Park in the early evenings. It's the summers positive outlet for the City's youth! Get down with the get down and enjoy: 

Free food for youth & teen participantsLive music & DJDanceBooths and much more
LA County Fair

Its back! The Fair's opening day kicks-off this Friday and will be hosted throughout the month of September. See you there!

San Gabriel Mission's 241st Birthday Fiesta

The San Gabriel will be holding it's 241st annual fiesta this Labor Day weekend. Such festivities will incl…

Shopping Cart Retrieval Gone Mobile

The California Shopping Cart Retrieval Service is making it even easier to report abandoned shopping carts for iphone and ipad users.

Below are two separate links for notifying the California Shopping Cart Retrieval Service regarding the whereabouts of abandoned shopping carts -
1) iphone/ipad users
2) Online request for pick-up

Construction Notice: Metro Goldine Extension


Leadership Academy

MAP Leadership Academy
Join the ever-growing MAP Network by attending the MAP Leadership Academy.  This FREE Academy is a 6 week course that will guide you through local government, community resources and your potential as a pillar of positive change in the community - a MAP Neighborhood Leader.  This Academy gives participants the unique opportunity to meet city staff and officials, get a MAP tour of Monrovia and dialogue with other community leaders.
After the Academy, Neighborhood Leaders are invited to quarterly trainings, networking opportunities and receive invitations to participate in other leadership roles in the community.
Click here to learn more or to fill out an application!
Day/Hour:  Thursdays 7pm - 9pm Dates:  September 20 - November 1 Location:  Community Services Center
Fee:  FREE Ages:  18+

This Week's Beet

August 10 - 16 It's a brief Beet this week.  You know why?  It's because there's so much great stuff going on that we just can't wait to get out there!  Click the titles for more info; you'll see what we mean.
Neighborhood Conference Saturday Curious what all the fuss has been about?  Come on over and join in; we'll be nice and cool inside the Community Services Center from 9:30 am - 3pm.
Keep your cool, even in the heat This weekend Beat the blackouts with these tips on staying cool.  (For the record, we think you're very cool.) 
Summer Concert in the Park Sunday
Teen Depression and Suicide Workshop Monday
Foothill Unity's Back to School Distribution Wednesday & Thursday

This Week's Beet

A u g u s t   3    -   9    Same great beet; different day. Click titles for flyers, videos and information.

Summer Reading Program - 
Saturday, August 4th This is the last day to submit reading entries and go to the library to collect your prizes.
Cook Off & All You Can Eat Throw Down -
Saturday, August 4th
Enjoy all you can eat freshly grilled BBQ (ribs, chicken, hotlinks), as featuring chefs Joshua Thomas, Kenya Newman and others cook-up some of their own original recipes.

Tickets - $10.00 presale
                 $13.00 at the door

Greater Ambassador Church
420 Monrovista Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.For more regarding this event information contact Rosie Herrin at (626) 316-0943.

Summer Concert - Sunday, August 5th
Indulge in a free 50's music concert with entertainment by "The Wonderelles" hosted at the Library Park Bandshell.