Showing posts from December, 2012

3, 2, 1...HAPPY NEW YEARS!


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New Years  Monday/Tuesday Monrovia City Hall will be closed New Years Eve and Day.
Happy Holidays; Drink Responsibly!

Monrovia's Holiday Lights

Check out the Holiday Lights around town!
and for a list of Monrovia's Home Decorating Contest winners, click here.

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D E C E M B E R 2 1 - 2 7 (Happy Holidays!)

Christmas Day Tuesday City Hall Closed Dec. 24-25
*Don't forget to check ourcommunity calendarfor more local events throughout the community!

Movie Night on Almond Ave

MAP Leaders are hosting a movie night (and snack potluck) on Almond Ave tonight!  If you're interested in hosting an event in your neighborhood, contact your friends in Monrovia's Neighborhood Services Department at

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D E C E M B E R 1 4 - 2 0 "Tis the Season"
HolidayPacking Saturday Volunteer with the Foothill Unity Center at the LA County Arboretum to help prepare and package food baskets for distribution to families in need this coming holiday season. For more information, call or email Raina at (626) 358-3486
HolidayDecoratingJudging Monday The judges for the Home Holiday Decorating Contest will begin making their rounds to judge the entered participants homes! Good luck & may the most spirited home win!
SantaTour Monday Santa Tours begin and he'll be in a neighborhood near you! Click here for times and routes of when St. Nicolas will be on your street!
MUSDWinterBreak Thursday Monrovia Unified Schools will begin there winter break starting 12/20/12-1/4/13.
Don't forget to check our community calendar for a list of scheduled events that are happening locally!

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First Day of Hanukkah Sunday "The eight-day Jewish celebration known as Hanukkah or Chanukah commemorates the rededication during the second century B.C. of the Second Temple in Jerusalem. Hanukkah, which means "dedication" in Hebrew, begins on the 25th of Kislev on the Hebrew calendar and usually falls in November or December. Often called the Festival of Lights, the holiday is celebrated with the lighting of the menorah, traditional foods, games and gifts."
Plan Monrovia Community Meeting Tuesday
What are the most important things the City should focus on over the next 5 years? Your input will be going straight to City Council. Click here to find out about more information related to the Community Meeting.

BULLying Prevention: Day of Silence
Join Gerry Orz and other supporters around the world to stop bullying. Watch the video "Day of Silence" (here) to educate your children on the seriousness of bu…

Tree Lighting & Holiday Parade

Tonight in Old Town Monrovia (Myrtle Ave) don't miss the:

Tree Lighting Ceremony - 6pm
Holiday Parade - 7pm

*For more information call 626-256-8246.

Monrovia Town Hall Forum

What is your vision for the future of Monrovia? It's your city - help your leaders shape it in two town hall forums! Monrovia is moving forward and that can't happen without your help!

December 11th, 7-9 pm
Monrovia Community Center, 119 W. Palm Ave, Monrovia, CA

January 12th, 9-11 am
Calvary Chapel Monrovia, 123 W. Pomona Ave, Monrovia CA

Visit here for more information.