Events Calendar

Los Angeles Psychedelic Science Symposium @ UCLA Ackerman Grand Ballroom
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am
Donate Blood and Save a Life @ MemorialCare’s Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach
Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Donate Blood and Save a Life

Visit the Blood Donor Center at MemorialCare’s Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach now through Friday, June 29 for a chance to spin the prize wheel and receive a $25 dollar coupon for any service from Orozco’s Auto Service. Not to be combined with any other offer. While supplies last. Oil service appointment required at one of the Orozco’s locations.

To schedule an appointment, call the Blood Donor Center at 562.933.0808 or visit

MondayWednesdayFriday | 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday | 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. 

The 4 Seasons by Alex Jay – Original oil paintings celebrating the beauty of Nature @ Suite 6
Jun 22 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Days @ Native Plant Nursery
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Days, Monday – Friday, 9am.  Enjoy nurturing seedlings and help plants grow for habitat restoration projects.  Must RSVP 48 hours in advance. Sign up at:

Donate @ Cold Stone Creamery
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
How to donate blood
All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.

6/22/2018: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Cold Stone Creamery, 130 E. Grand Ave

Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass are encouraged to help speed up the donation process. RapidPass lets donors complete the pre-donation reading and answer the health history questionnaire online, on the day of their donation, by visiting from the convenience of a mobile device or computer, or through the Blood Donor App.

About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit or, or visit us on Twitter at @RedCross.
Seashore Science Surprises @ Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Seashore Science Surprises

Preschool children (ages 3-5) are invited to discover the wonders along the shore at Cabrillo Beach with hands-on exploration, stories, and puppets in our “Tales Between the Tides” classes.  Session 1 is offered Tuesday, June 19 and Wednesday, June 20. Session 2 is offered Thursday June 21 and Friday June 22. Session 3 is offered Tuesday, August 21 and Wednesday, August 22 and Session 4 is offered Thursday, August 23 and Friday, August 24. All sessions are from 10 – 11:30 a.m.

The classes include: Aquarium exploration, marine animal experiences, stories and arts and craft projects to make and take home. Fun activities will focus on teaching children about Southern California marine life.  Children must bring their favorite adult to join in on the fun.  The fee is $26 for a two-day session ($24 Friends members) and pre-registration is required by Wednesday, June 6. The Aquarium is located at 3720 Stephen M. White Drive in San Pedro and is a facility of the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks with support from Friends of Cabrillo Marine Aquarium.

For reservations, further information or to receive a calendar of events, call (310) 548-7562 or visit our website at

Dog Training Classes @ Lomita Obedience Training Club at Lomita Park
Jun 22 @ 10:30 am

“Looking for something fun and different to do with your dog?  Registration is now open for upcoming dog training classes at Lomita Park, in Lomita.   Classes start July 10th for Puppy through Adult Dog Obedience Classes, including our newest class – Tracking!    Tracking is an old sport that is experiencing a rise in popularity.  A dog and handler team follow a person’s footsteps to locate a “lost” object.  It is not physically stressful, so fits well into nearly everyone’s life (puppies, older dogs, and dogs competing in other sports can all benefit).  In this class dogs and handlers will learn the foundation to prepare for AKC tracking titling events.   All classes are offered through the nonprofit Lomita Obedience Training Club at Lomita Park 24428 Eshelman Avenue.  Call 310-530-4814 or visit for details.”

Spring Fling Art Show and Sale @ Destination: Art
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Medicine, Munchies and Movies @ Long Beach Medical Center, Houssels Forum
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm

Medicine, Munchies and Movies

Join the MemorialCare Senior Plus Program at Long Beach Medical Center for a free

“Medicine, Munchies and Movies” health education lecture. Thomas Phelps, VP, Corporate Strategy, Laserfiche, will host a 45-minute lecture on technology tips and tricks followed by a screening of Jumanji. Lunch will be provided.

To register, call 562.933.1650.

Friday, June 22 | noon

Long Beach Medical Center | Houssels Forum

2801 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, CA 90806

Nelson’s Sound Series @ Nelson's Sunset Bluff at Terranea
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Sound Series at Nelson’s – Every Friday and Saturday night throughout the summer, guests can enjoy live musical entertainment at this restaurant on the bluff while dining on signature po’boys and sipping craft beer pairings