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November 28- December 5

This week in Monrovia!



Thursday




Old Town Black Friday Friday




MAFA Holiday Art Walk Saturday
All MAFA meetings are held at Paint ‘n’ Play Art Studio and Gallery, 418 South Myrtle Ave.,  Monrovia, CA




Foothill Unity Center Holiday Sorting at the Toy ShoppeMonday

Help us brighten the holidays for neighbors in need!Each year, hundreds of community volunteers come together to help us prepare and distribute generous food boxes and holiday toys. We welcome you join us! Many families volunteer together (note December 21 shifts are for adults only). You must  pre-register for the shift(s) you choose.
Monday, December 2 – Thursday, December 19: Sorting at the Toy Shoppe *download volunteer form
Winter Holiday Parade & Tree LightingThursday



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November 22 - November 28


This upcoming week's events in Monrovia!



Monrovia Mayor's Prayer Breakfast Friday



2013 Holiday LED Lighting Exchange Friday



Date Event City Time Friday, November 22 Street Fair City of Monrovia
S. Myrtle Ave. at Colorado Blvd. 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Volunteer! Holiday 2013

Thanksgiving Distribution

Each year, hundreds of community volunteers come together to help us prepare and distribute generous food boxes and holiday toys. We welcome you join us! Many families volunteer together (note December 21 shifts are for adults only). You must pre-register for the shift(s) you choose.


Saturday, November 23: Packing at the Arboretum Monday, November 25:  Distribution at the Arboretum Tuesday, November 26: – Distribution at Monrovia and Pasadena Centers *Volunteer Form





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November 15 - November 21


This upcoming week's events in Monrovia!

Hunger Games Challenge Saturday
Saturday November 16, 20136:00 PM to 9:00 PMCommunity Room Hunger Games Challenge Watch Hunger Games and then become a tribute yourself.  Test your mental and physical skills in Hunger Games trivia and challenges.  May the odds be ever in your favor! For 6th through 12th grade in the Library Community Room.

MHS sponsored Robotics Tournament Saturday
Saturday, November 16th, 8am - 6pm  Monrovia - Monrovia High School FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®)FTC is designed for those who want to compete head-to-head, using a sports model. Teams of up to 10 students are responsible for designing, building, and programming their robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. The robot kit is reusable from year-to-year and is programmed using a variety of languages. Teams, including coaches, mentors and volunteers, are required to develop strategy and build robots based on sound engineering princip…

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ATTENTION ALL MONROVIANS!!!


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November 8 - November 14


This upcoming week's events in Monrovia!


Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association 21st Annual Dinner Dance Saturday



Veterans Day Ceremony Saturday
November 11th  9 AM Library Park in Monrovia, CA





MAP Leadership Graduates

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Congratulations to the 6th class of MAP Leadership Academy Graduates.  Look for these community leaders making a difference in their neighborhoods and the community.  Great job everyone!

VOTE for school board tomorrow

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Need more information?  Click names for interviews with candidates.

Scott Pomrehn
Terrance Williams
Ruhiyyih Yuille
Alex Zucco


We'll see you at the polls!

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November 1 - November 7


This upcoming week's events in Monrovia!


Santa Anita Family YMCA Healthy Halloween Candy Buy-Back
Friday





Foothills Pregnancy Resource Center Annual Gala “Art is Life … Life is Art” Art Show
Friday




Monrovia Public Works Environmental Services Composting Workshop Saturday
Saturday, November 2, 2013 - 9:00am
Recreation Park 620 S Shamrock Avenue Monrovia, CA91016
The workshop will include a speaker from Smart Gardening who will have all kinds of tips for successful gardens, from the importance of worms to drought-and-fire-resistant landscaping. Compost and worm bins will be available for Monrovia residents to purchase at a discounted price.

Produce in the Park Saturday
The Monrovia Produce in the Park (PitP) is a group of people dedicated to sharing locally grown food in an effort to: Decrease food wasteExchange gardening, cooking and other useful tipsCreate an awesome community of awesome people

Monrovia Latino Heritage Society Benefit Dance Saturday



MAP Neighborhood Leade…