All-Aboard September 2017 Events Timetable
A host of events will transpire through the end of September
All-Aboard September Calendar of Events around L. A. County
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Federal Grants Advisory Board meets Thurs., Sept. 7, 2017, from 6-7 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 205 S. Willowbrook Ave. For more info call Renea Ferrell at (310) 605-5580.
Concerned Citizens of Compton and Food & Water Watch join hands for a discussion on “Stop Compton Rate & Tax Hike + Free Screening of “Water & Power: A California Heist,” Sat., Sept. 9, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Douglas F. Dollarhide Community Center, 301 N. Tamarind Ave. Hosted by Food & Water Watch – California
District 4 “Backpack Giveaway for Back to School,” Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kelly Park, 2319 Caldwell St. For more info call Deidre Duhart at (310) 605-5662.
District 4 Town Hall Meeting to discuss Sheriffs Crime Statistics Related to District 4, Marijuana Education and Awareness Workshop, and Upcoming Events,Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, from 6-7 p.m., Kelly Park, 2319 Caldwell St. For more info call Deidre Duhart at (310) 605-5662.
Planning Commission meets Wed., Sept. 13, from 7-8 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 205 S. Willowbrook Ave.
District 3 Town Hall Meeting with Deputy Rafer Owens; ask questions, voice opinions, and submit concerns regarding public safety and quality of life issues, Thurs., Sept. 14, 2017, from 6-7 p.m., Burrell-MacDonald Park, 2516 W. Alondra Blvd.
Community Relations Commission meets Wed., Sept. 20, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., City Hall Executive Conference Room (2nd Floor), 205 S. Willowbrook Ave.
Block Club Commission meets Mon., Sept. 25 from 6-8 p.m., Douglas F. Dollarhide Community Center, 301 N. Tamarind Ave.
Commission for Women meets Wed., Sept. 27, from 6-7 p.m., City Hall Executive Conference Room (2nd Floor), 205 S. Willowbrook Ave. For more info call Daisie Kenney at (310) 605-5533.
World Literacy Day “3rd Annual Cool Kids Read,” Sat., Sept. 9, from 3-6 p.m., South Bay Pavilion, 20700 S. Avalon Blvd.
50th Anniversary Planning Committee meets Wed., Sept. 13, from 6-7 p.m., Carson Park, 21411 Orrick Ave. For more info call (310) 830-4925.
Hispanic Heritage Month – Sabor Latino! Fri., Sept. 15-17, from 3-10 p.m. daily, Carson Center, 801 E. Carson St. Music, entertainment, rides, vendors, food. For more info call (818) 585-6405.
Town Hall Meeting regarding Adult Use of Marijuana Act. The City Council is seeking the community’s input regarding the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, and the Medicinal Regulation and Safety Act, Sat., Sept. 23, from 10-11 a.m., and Sept. 28, at 6 p.m.
Empowerment Summit collaboration / State Senator Steve Bradford, California State University, Dominguez Hills, and KJLH 102.3 FM, for a “Day of Dialog,” Sat., Sept. 23, at Cal. State University, Dominguez Hills, 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson. For more info call (310) 243-3696.
Youth Flag Football, Softball, Soccer sign ups underway at Carson Recreation and Human Services Division for boys and girls between the ages of 5-17. Registration fees for Carson residents are $30 for the first child and $23 for each subsequent child. Registration fees for non-residents are $45. For more info call (310) 847-3570 or the Youth Sports Section at (310) 847-3577.
The Kids Club Program is currently accepting applications to provide much needed alternative child care for single and dual working parents, offering supervision for children ages 5-12 from 2:30 – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Fill out the application packet and take it to the park where you wish to place your child.
Outdoor Movie in the Park, Sat., Sept. 9, from 8-10:30 p.m., Nakaoka Community Center, 1670 W. 162nd St. Movie: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Parks and Recreation Commission meets, Sept. 11, from 7:30-9 p.m. at City Council Chambers, 1700 W. 162nd St.
City Council meets at City Council Chambers City Hall on Sept. 12, 26, from 7:30-10:30 p.m., at 1700 W. 162nd St.
Gardena Youth Commission meets at the Management Information Center (MIC), Council Chambers, City Hall, Sept. 14, from 6:30-9 p.m., at 1700 W.162nd St.
Keep Gardena Beautiful Day, Sat., Sept. 16, 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Planning Commission meets at the City Council Chambers in City Hall, Sept. 19, from 7-9:30 p.m., 1700 W. 162nd St.
Rent Mediation Board will assist residents in mediating rent-related disputes at the Management Information Center at Council Chambers, City Hall on Sept. 20, from 7:30-8:30 p.m., at 1700 W. 162nd St.
Human Services Commission meets at Management Information Center (MIC), Council Chambers, City Hall on Sept. 21, from 7-9 p.m., at 1700 W. 162nd Street.
Food, Wine & Cigar Festival, Sat., Sept. 23, Noon to 6 p.m., City Hall Lawn, 1700 W. 162nd St.
Senior Citizens Commission meets in Room G at the Nakaoka Community Center at Civic Center, Sept. 27, from 2-4:30 p.m., 1670 W. 162nd St.
Public Works Commission meets, Thurs., Sept 7, at 6 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 16400 Colorado Ave. For more info call (562) 220-2020.
Planning Commission meets Mon.., Sept. 12, at 6 p.m., City Hall, Council Chambers, 16400 Colorado Ave. For more info call (562) 220-2020.
Splash Zone Schedule. Now that school has begun, the Orange Ave. Splash Zone will only be open on weekends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. until the weather cools down. It may open up, however, during the week if the temperatures are exceedingly high. The zero-depth water park is located at 14618 Orange Ave. and is available for party rentals through September. For more info call (562) 220-2121.