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September 20 - September 26
Here is a sneak peak for the following weeks events in Monrovia!

Attract More Business and Contacts on LinkedIn Saturday September 28, 201310:00 AM to 1:00 PMCommunity Room  Learn great tips and techniques to market yourself and enhance your business through LinkedIn.








Monrovia Girl Scout Troop 15401 Collection DriveSaturday

Troop #15401 is taking action to make a difference in the community. They need our help! The Girl Scout Troop is collecting items to benefit the San Gabriel Humane Society


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CALLING ALL MONROVIANS!!!
Join your neighbors and City of Hope’s experts and commit to a healthier lifestyle in a morning of fun and learning.

A PARTNERSHIP OF CITY OF HOPE AND THE CITY OF MONROVIA

City of Hope’s research has found that exercise and proper nutrition can help prevent diseases like diabetes and cancer.

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Those are the very diseases City of Hope scientists and doctors are looking to end. The Foothill Fitness Challenge brings together the t…

This Week's Beet

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September 20 - September 26

Here is a sneak peak for the following weeks events in Monrovia!


Mission 25 Community Celebration Saturday 





First Day of Autumn  Sunday




MAP Leadership Academy, Class 3: Local Government Thursday

Santa Anita Family YMCA Red Envelope Gala Thursday






...PLUS....

CALLING ALL MONROVIANS!!!
Join your neighbors and City of Hope’s experts and commit to a healthier lifestyle in a morning of fun and learning.

A PARTNERSHIP OF CITY OF HOPE AND THE CITY OF MONROVIA

City of Hope’s research has found that exercise and proper nutrition can help prevent diseases like diabetes and cancer.

FREE TO THE PUBLIC

Those are the very diseases City of Hope scientists and doctors are looking to end. The Foothill Fitness Challenge brings together the tools and resources our community needs to prevent them.

Cities across the foothills will have their own Foothill Fitness Challenge team.

So, come on out Monrovia — join your neighbors and track your progress together!

We’ll have ways to check in regularly an…

The Housing Element is coming, the Housing Element is coming!

We need your help on a very short and sweet survey.  We’ll be the first to admit that the Housing Element may not be the most exciting or glamorous topic, but it addresses the very important issue of the community’s future housing needs.  The Housing Element is part of a City’s General Plan which is Monrovia’s long range blueprint to guide current decisions to achieve the established goals of the community.  There are seven required sections or “elements” of the General Plan: Land Use, Circulation, Housing, Noise, Safety, Open Space and Conservation. 

Generally speaking, the General Plan is a long range planning document typically looking forward about 20 years.  There is no mandatory time-frame to update or adopt elements with the exception of the Housing Element.  State law requires that local jurisdictions update their Housing Element on a regular basis.  The current cycle of Housing Element will be for the planning period 2014-2021.  The purpose of the Housing Element is to establi…

Foothill Fitness Challenge

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CALLING ALL MONROVIANS!!!

Join your neighbors and City of Hope’s experts and commit to a healthier lifestyle in a morning of fun and learning.

A PARTNERSHIP OF CITY OF HOPE AND THE CITY OF MONROVIA City of Hope’s research has found that exercise and proper nutrition can help prevent diseases like diabetes and cancer. FREE TO THE PUBLIC Those are the very diseases City of Hope scientists and doctors are looking to end. The Foothill Fitness Challenge brings together the tools and resources our community needs to prevent them.
Cities across the foothills will have their own Foothill Fitness Challenge team. So, come on out Monrovia — join your neighbors and track your progress together! We’ll have ways to check in regularly and celebrate our city’s collective success!
REGISTER NOW AT: www.cityofhope.org/fitnesschallenge


This Week's Beet

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September 13 - September 19


Here is a sneak peak for the following weeks events in Monrovia!



23 Annual Hot Rod, Custom Car and Motorcycle Show Saturday
The Street Rods Forever 23rd Annual Hot Rod, Custom Car & Motorcycle Show will take place on Saturday, September 14th, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. along Myrtle Avenue in Historic Downtown Monrovia.  Five-time Olympic Medal Winner and Monrovia resident Kim Rhode will serve as this year’s Grand Marshall, and will also show her prized 1965 AC Shelby Cobra.  Old Town Monrovia’s businesses will open their doors for the attendees, and the event will also feature automotive vendors and raffles; with proceeds to be donated to a variety of local charities.  Admission is free. 



Monrovia Latino Heritage Society Blessing of Lucinda Garcia 
Park (formerly Olive Avenue Park) Saturday

Dog Agility Skills Class at Wonder Dog Ranch Sunday

Sign up now for a six-week course in Dog Agility.  Learn skills on equipment like weave-poles, tubes, teeter-totters, and j…