Long Beach book club

Mayor Garcia Launches “Mayor’s Book Club”

mayors-book-club Mayor Robert Garcia has launched a “Mayor’s Book Club,” that will feature local writers and an annual conversation and event. His first book selection is “I’m Dyin’ Here: A Life in the Paper,” by longtime Press-Telegram reporter and columnist Tim Grobaty.

Kids Summer Reading Club Kicks Off Month of Events at Local Libraries

Long Beach Reading Club Can you dig it? “Dig into Reading” is the theme of Summer Reading Club at Long Beach Public Library. Readers of all ages can dig into great books and win prizes along the way, including a Kindle Fire. In addition, there will be weekly prizes and drawings provided by the Friends of the Long Beach Public Library.

The Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Club to Meet January 12

plainsong-los-altos-book-club The Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Club invites you to discuss Plainsong by Kent Haruf. The February pick is A Taste for Death by P.D. James. The club meets on the second Saturday of each month and is open to all adults.

Los Altos Book Club Gathers for House of Spirits in December

Changes for Long Beach Public Library Come join the Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Club on December 8 to discuss the book House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende. The club meets on the second Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at Long Beach Public Library’s Los Altos Neighborhood Library.

Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Group

Book Group Los Altos Library On January 22, the Los Altos Neighborhood Library Book Group will discuss Death is Now My Neighbor by Colin Dexter.  Join Chief Inspector Morse and Sergeant Lewis on their latest quest to solve this homicide at Lonsdale College.

El Dorado Library Preps for 40th Anniversary

el dorado library anniversary event Opened in 1970, the El Dorado Library was built to fit naturally into the park that surrounds it. El Dorado Neighborhood Library will celebrate its 40th year of service to the Long Beach community on Saturday, October 16, 2010.

Bixby Knolls Literary Society takes on All The Kings Men in February

book-club The Bixby Knolls Literary Society will meet again Wednesday, February 10 at 7:00 p.m. at the Expo Building, 4321 Atlantic Avenue. The book club selection for February is All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren. Parking is available along Atlantic Avenue and on Burlinghall.

We Love Long Beach says “We Love Baja Sonora”

wllb-baja This Thursday, July 9, We Love Long Beach is having a dinner party / all day fundraiser at the Bixby Knolls Baja Sonora, 3502 Atlantic Avenue. Stop by the mexican eatery anytime and show the WLLB flyer and 25% of the food sales will be donated back to WLLB to ensure the ongoing efforts of their mission. 

We Love Long Beach launches website

we-love-long-beach We Love Long Beach is proud to announce the launch of www.welovelb.org, a community-building organization with a vision to know and serve the people, neighborhoods, and city of Long Beach, California. We Love Long Beach (WLLB) is a non-profit community organization founded by Scott and Robin Jones in 2008.

Share a favorite book with the League of Women Voters

book-club The Long Beach Area League of Women Voters invites members and the public to an informal book discussion at the Los Altos Library (5614 E. Britton Dr., LB 90815) on Saturday, June 27, from 10 am to noon. Anyone interested can come just to listen or bring a favorite book and say a few words about it.

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