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“Murder on the Grill”: Community Hospital Employee Foundation’s 7th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner

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Mark your calendars and get ready to have fun – laugh – nibble on a delicious dinner – enjoy libations – help solve the “Murder on the Grill” – and, watch some of your favorite “characters” cavort on stage.

Long Beach Junior Lifeguard Hosts Annual Stud Ironman Competition

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On Tuesday, July 29th, the Long Beach Junior Lifeguard Program will have their annual Stud Ironman event. The competition is free and open to all, so family, friends, and swim teams are welcomed to participate.

Residents Invited to Free Day at MLK Pool

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6th District Councilman Dee Andrews is pleased to announce a free day at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Pool, on Thursday, August 2nd, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m, located at 1910 Lemon Avenue.

Silverado Bluegrass Band Featured at Rancho Los Cerritos Free Summer Concert

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This Sunday, July 27th, Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site is hosting the second of 3 free Summer concerts in their beautiful backyard, this time featuring the dazzling musicianship and harmonies of the Silverado Bluegrass Band.

Meet the New City Council at Great American Picnic

Hot dogs and hamburgers will be generously donated and grilled by Long Beach Firefighters, Local 372.

Hot dogs and hamburgers will be generously donated and grilled by Long Beach Firefighters, Local 372. The Democratic Women’s Study Club of Long Beach will be hosting their 82nd Annual Great American Picnic on Saturday, August 9 at noon at Wardlow Park.

Queen Mary Goes Gatsby for 10th Art Deco Festival

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The Queen Mary, in association with the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles (ADSLA), celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Art Deco Festival with a robust program of activities extended to five days August 28, 2014 – September 1, 2014.

CALB to Host Teen Empowerment Workshops

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The Cultural Alliance of Long Beach (CALB) ends its Summer Youth Program with two teen empowerment workshops. Public Speaking for Teens is Tuesday, July 29 from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Participants will learn the basics of public speaking, including organizing your presentations, engaging the audience and effective body language.

No Exit Opens at the Long Beach Playhouse

Genevieve Simon, Anthony B. Cohen and Natalie Beisner Photo by Mike Hardy

Genevieve Simon, Anthony B. Cohen and Natalie Beisner Photo by Mike Hardy Jean-Paul Sartre’s existential masterpiece No Exit opens at the Long Beach Playhouse on July 28. The play centers on three characters: two women and one man who are locked up together for eternity in one hideous room in hell.

Port Opens to Photographers for Series of Workshops

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The Port of Long Beach is partnering with the Arts Council for Long Beach for Port of Long Beach Photo, a three-part photography learning experience for amateur and pro photographers alike. The free program will be held in August and end in October, in conjunction with Long Beach Arts Month, which is an annual celebration of local arts and culture.

Youth Invited to Summer Leadership Academy and Mentoring Program

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The Leadership Academy and Mentoring Program (LAMP) invites Long Beach youth between the ages of 14-24 years old to join a fun and leadership-building program. LAMP is a unique mentoring program for teens looking to develop skills in: photography, fashion and graphic design, and music and video production.

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