Showing posts from February, 2014

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February 27 - March 6
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MAP Youth Leadership Academy - Class 1

The Monrovia Area Partnership (MAP) is a program that builds a strong community by creating a network of strong individuals. Through education, training, networking and activism, Monrovia Area Partners work together to make Monrovia a fun, safe and vibrant place to live. MAP hosts workshops & events to train and guide community members who are who are ready to be community leaders. 
The MAP Youth Leadership Program is designed specifically to help youth learn, develop and grow so they, in turn can take active roles in the health of their community.

The Youth Leadership Academy will be held for 3 consecutive Saturdays in March (March 1, 8 & 15) from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Monrovia Community Center, 119 W. Palm Ave. Participants will be asked to be committed to attending and completing all 3 classes in order to graduate with their class.

MHS Drum Line Competition Saturday
The Marching Wildcats host…

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February 21 - February 27
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Monrovia/Duarte Annual Youth Leadership Summit “Super Heroes of Success”

Julian Fisher Park Open House Saturday

Black History Month  “The Civil Rights Movement in America” at Monrovia Community Center Sunday

 The Flea Market at Wonder Dog Ranch Debut Sunday

Friends of the Monrovia Public Library Monday Movie Night Monday
Monday February 24, 20146:00 PM to 7:45 PMCommunity Room
Dress in your pajamas, bring your blanket, pillow and your favorite stuffed friend to join us for Monday Movie Night! Enjoy freshly popped popcorn as we cuddle up to watch a terrific movie with your family.

The Flea Market at Wonder Dog Ranch


Monrovia/Duarte Youth Summit 2014


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February 14 - February 20
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Teen For Jeans last day of collection
Collection Period: January 20-February 14, 2014
Monrovia's Deadline: February 14, 2014

They want all size jeans and will accept slightly worn jeans for males and females.
Bring donation to the home of James and Joannie Yuille.  Place jeans in a box labeled with your name and number of jeans. If no one is home leave the box on at the front door.

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February 7 - February 13
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Black History Month "Poetry Slam" at Duarte Teen Center  Saturday

Saturday STEAM: Sun and Stars Saturday February 8, 20141:00 PM to 3:00 PMCommunity Room
Integrate science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics at the Library. During this STEAM program we will learn about the life cycle of a star and look through a solar telescope. For families with children in grades 1 - 5. Sponsored by Friends of the Monrovia Public Library.

Great Gumball Reading Challenge Begins
Monday February 10, 20148:00 AM to 9:00 PMYouth Services Desk

GREATGUMBALLREADINGCHALLENGE Sponsored by Friends of the Monrovia Public Library For Kindergarten to 5th grade. February 10 - March 8 Get stuck on reading and join our newest book club. Read and receive prizes! Pop into the library or go to our website and sign up under Reading Clubs. How many books can you devour?

State of the City Address

Monday February 10, 2014