Harbor Currents: ANNOUNCEMENTS Feb. 6, 2013

  • 02/06/2013
  • Terelle Jerricks

Feb. 11
Land Use Planning and Public Works Committee
Stakeholders are invited to participate in the next Land Use Planning and Public Works Committee meeting, at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 11, at Think Café Restaurant in San Pedro.
Items on the agenda include:

  1. Review of development proposal for 311 S. Pacific Avenue, “San Pedro Family Apartment”, with architect Kevin Maffris of John Cotton Architects.
  2. Review special project opportunities for a Marymount Intern.
  3. Review status of the Lilyan Fierman Walkway improvement project.

Details: (213) 978-1551
Venue: Think Café Restaurant
Location: 302 W. 5th St., San Pedro

Feb. 12
Get Healthy and Celebrate ‘PHAT Tuesday’
The Long Beach Health Department will be hosting a series of free special health screening events to assist residents in their quest toward improved health.
The community is invited to attend the Health Department’s Public Health Access and Treatment “(PHAT) Tuesday,” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Health Department. Services include hypertension, cholesterol, diabetes screening, as well as services such as HIV testing and health insurance enrollment services.
Details: (562) 570-4014; www.longbeach.gov/health
Venue: LB Health Department
Location: 2525 Grand Ave., Long Beach

Feb. 20
The San Pedro Chamber of Commerce Marketing and Tourism Committee invites you to join them in the upcoming Munch&Learn gathering, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 20.
Guest speaker Emma Ogley-Oliver, assistant professor of psychology at Marymount Collage, will discuss “Your Community Relations Strategy: What’s the Return on Investment?”
She will explore the concept of sense of community and its relationship to individual, organizational and community well being.  The event is free to members and $10 to non-members. RSVP.
Details: evelazquez@sanpedrochamber.com
Venue: SP Chamber of Commerce
Location: 390 W. 7th St., San Pedro

Feb. 27
Call for Participation in the 2013 Budget Challenge
Angelenos are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to make their voices heard through the Los Angeles Budget Challenge.
The Los Angeles Budget Challenge was released Feb. 1, 2013 and distributed to all 95 Neighborhood Councils around the city. It is available for public access at http://la.budgetchallenge.org. The survey includes questions focused on the city’s major budget concerns for the upcoming fiscal year and will be available online until March 4, 2013. Physical copies are due Feb.27. Upon the deadline, the mayor’s office will collect the information and release the findings to the public.

Feb. 27 
Do You Have the Must-Have Job Skills for 2013?
At 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Feb. 27 and April 17, at the Waterfront Campus, Marymount College presents: Do You Have the Must-Have Job Skills for 2013?
There is a growing demand for a skilled and educated workforce. Come and learn how a graduate degree from Marymount College can help you realize your career goals. Upcoming fall 2013 degree options (pending WASC approval) include a M.S. in Community Psychology and a M.S. in Leadership and Development. Free. Please RSVP.
Details: (310) 303-7223; www.marymountpv.edu
Venue: The Waterfront Campus
Location: 222 W. 6th St., San Pedro

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