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Concerts at El Dorado Park Extended Two Additional Weeks

concert-guitar Fifth District Councilwoman Stacy Mungo and Councilman Patrick O’Donnell, will extend the concerts at El Dorado Park two additional weeks, in partnership with We Love Long Beach and sponsors AeroPlex, Laborers’ Local 1309, and MetroPorts.

Community Signs On to Support Ryan Smolar as Arts Council’s Interim Director

Ryan Smolar Ryan Smolar seeking position of Interim Director of the Arts Council for Long Beach. Though it’s not a race and the votes don’t actually count, Long Beach change maker Ryan Smolar launched an online petition on Friday, January 24 asking those connected with Long Beach arts to recommend him as Interim Director of the Arts Council for Long Beach.

The Battle Is On For Summer And Music’s (SAM) Third Annual Battle of the Tribute Bands

battle-tribute-band-sq On Saturday, June 18, 2011, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., five of Southern California’s most respected tribute bands will perform in head–to–head competition for $3,500 in cash prizes and tribute fame at Summer And Music’s (SAM) third annual Battle of the Tribute Bands.

We Love Long Beach Arts: Campaign keeps the arts alive in LB

arts in the long run On Wednesday August 11, 2010 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Long Beach Museum of Art, many of Long Beach’s heavy hitters will be joining forces for a very important cause: Arts in the Long Run. “Arts in the Long Run” is an event hosted by the Arts Council for Long Beach in partnership with We Love Long Beach and The Jazz Angels to raise awareness about recent drastic cuts to community-based  arts programs, as well as in-school and afterschool arts education and kickoff “We Love Long Beach Arts,” a charity campaign that will raise funds and help restore funding to community and school based arts programs in Long Beach.

A Community Unites to Keep the Arts Alive in Long Beach

arts-council-lb Arts in the Long Run On Wednesday August 11, 2010 at the Long Beach Museum of Art, many of Long Beach’s heavy hitters will be joining forces for a very important cause: “Arts in the Long Run.” “Arts in the Long Run” is an event hosted by the Arts Council for Long Beach in partnership with We Love Long Beach and The Jazz Angels to raise awareness about recent drastic cuts to community-based arts programs, as well as in-school and afterschool arts education and kickoff “We Love Long Beach Arts,” a charity campaign that will raise funds and help restore funding to community and school based arts programs in Long Beach.

WLLB and Super Mex create a special night for Super Kids

special needs dinner A recent TIME magazine article told the story of a young girl in New Jersey who organized an event she called “Autism Night Out”. Her efforts caused 35 restaurants to give families of children with Autism a supportive evening out where they could enjoy an encouraging dining experience without sideways glances, harsh comments or the feeling that they were bothering other patrons.

17 art murals at Press Telegram Lofts to be created from We Love Long Beach logo

press-telegram-lofts 17 murals Councilmember Robert Garcia, in collaboration with the Arts Council for Long Beach, the Molina family, and the community non-profit group We Love Long Beach, has organized the creation of 17 murals at the vacant Press-Telegram lofts, at 6th Street and Pine Avenue, to take place the weekend of June 12 and 13.

Breakfast in Los Altos with We Love Long Beach

free community breakfast On Saturday, March 27, We Love Long Beach is taking breakfast on the road again. This time the community crusaders will bring free breakfast to the Los Altos neighborhood. The morning team will set up at the Crawford Home, next to the playground at Los Altos Park from 9:00 a.m.

Girl Scout Cookies: Pre-order cookies for February delivery

girl-scout-cookies Girl Scout’s Cookie season officially kicked off on January 16 and girls across the country donned their green uniforms and began their door-to-door quest. Girl Scouts are taking pre-orders now; cookies will be delivered February 18–24 and pop-up cookie booths will show up around February 26.

We Love Long Beach brings community breakfast in Wrigley

breakfast-in-wrigley On Saturday, January 23, 2010 at 9:00 am We Love Long Beach extends its free breakfast in the park tradition to the Wrigley Heights community. We Love Long Beach in collaboration with Wrigley Association and Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance invites you to participate in the simple but profound act of enjoying a free breakfast and the chance to get better acquainted with others.

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