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The Committee of 300 Seeks a New Generation of Service Orientated Individuals

committeeof300-2 The Committee of 300 of Long Beach, Inc is developing a new generation of volunteers with an interest in the City of Long Beach and the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

Historical Society of Long Beach Presents Sue Ann Robinson on Easel Art of the New Deal in Long Beach

historical-society-art-exhibit You are invited to a FREE program being held in conjunction with the Historical Society of Long Beach and their exhibit entitled, “Rebuilding for the Future: A New Deal for Long Beach 1933 – 1942.” Join the Long Beach Museum of Art Director of Collections, Sue Ann Robinson, for a discussion about easel paintings created by artists employed by Roosevelt’s New Deal and its WPA (Works Progress Administration), program Friday, August 5, 2011 at the HSLB Gallery.

Historical Society, Cal State professors to document Cambodian History in Long Beach

cambodian-long-beach The Board of Directors of Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF) has named the Historical Society of Long Beach as the recipient of their annual strategic grant. The LBCF strategic focus for 2009 addresses the preservation of the Cambodian community’s rich history in Long Beach by awarding this $40,000 grant.

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