Friday, February 22, 2013

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Monrovia/Duarte Youth Summit
Saturday
Join in with youth from our local community (or tell a youth you know) for this fantastic annual event.  Click title to learn more about the event and how to register.

Lenten Fish Dinner
Saturday
YUM

Black History Event & Soul Food Luncheon
Sunday
Celebrate Black History Month with the Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association as they host a youth choir, essays on historic leaders and a soul food luncheon.  This event is perfect for the whole family.

Landscaping:  Best Management Practices
Monday
How can we prepare our foothill community for the hazard of wildland fire?  Monrovia is starting the process to develop a Community Wildfire Protection Plan.  Please help make this a Community plan by coming and voicing your concerns and priorities regarding this issue at a CWPP Public Forum.

Council Study Session
Click title to see the 3-5 year goals set by Council for the Monrovia community and join the discussion at PlanMonrovia.orghttp://www.planmonrovia.org/


Friday, February 15, 2013

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Alright, it's post Valentine's Day but the fun doesn't have to stop there.  Get the ones you love together for some fun in old town, go watch a presidential movie in remembrance and show grandma and grandpa how much you admire them by submitting their names for a much deserved award.

Old Town Sidewalk Astronomers - Saturday
Keep your eye to the sky with our favorite group of Astronomers who are rumored to be stopping through Monrovia this weekend.

President's Day - Monday
Why do we have Monday off?  Click this title to satisfy your curiosity.

Teens & Money Workshop - Tuesday
Don't have money, want to get money, learn to keep money.  You'll thank me later.

Nominate someone for Monrovia's Older American Award

See you all next week!

Friday, February 8, 2013

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Check this out! (Click on the titles for more event information.)

Library Story Spectacular "Be My Valentine"
Saturday

Cupid is bringing some of his favorite stories, songs, crafts and film to the library in honor of love, hearts and Valentines.

Library Teen Program "Marshmallow Shooters"
Saturday
What says love more than giving a marshmallow shooter?  Use the physics of projectiles to catapult marshmallows into the sky.  

City Council Goal Setting Meeting Session "The Plan Monrovia Process"

Saturday
Share ideas, second other people's ideas and vote for your priorities!

Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association (MDBAA) Family Movie Night at Julian Fisher Park

Saturday



“Gardening with Edibles and Natives” 
Saturday
John Lyons from The Woven Garden talks about a water wise and organic approach to gardening in drought-prone Southern California.

Lincoln's Birthday 
Monday          

(Monrovia School District Closed)


Mardi Gras
Tuesday


Open House
Tuesday        

(Monroe & Plymouth Elementary)


Ash Wednesday
Wednesday


Valentine's Day
Thursday

Friday, February 1, 2013


Tuesdays, February 5, 12 & 19
6:30 - 7:15 p.m.

@ the Library Community Room






M O N E Y _ W I S E 


For Teens & Parents
Talking to teens about money. Budgeting,
banking, credit cards, shopping and more.


Topics include:
Writing checks and balancing a checkbook, Credit cards, Budgeting Needs versus Wants, Weekly spending evaluations, Deciphering a paycheck stub, Comparison shopping, etc.