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Arcadia’s Primo Toastmasters Hosts Public Open House Event
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Arcadia’s Primo Toastmasters Hosts Public Open House Event

Primo Toastmasters  invites residents to its open house to meet members and watch special guest speaker, Distinguished Toastmaster and CEO of Creative Landscape Solutions Jim Raney, talk about the importance of communication skills for today’s professional and how that impacts one’s journey in their career and their life. “Since 2013 Primo Toastmasters has been working hard to provide a supportive and positive environment that members and the surrounding community can come to, in the interest of developing their communication and leadership skills. Our number one mission is help…

Arcadia Seniors Learn About the Advances in Ophthalmology
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Arcadia Seniors Learn About the Advances in Ophthalmology

Arcadia Senior Services in partnership with Methodist Hospital is having a free informative health lecture on, “Recent Advances in Ophthalmology.” It will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 1:30 p.m., in the Arcadia Community Center (365 Campus Drive). Dr. Elson Lai will discuss the most common issues medical doctors see in the eye: macular…

Digital Storytelling Workshop at Arcadia Public Library
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Digital Storytelling Workshop at Arcadia Public Library

Learn the art of telling your story and recording it digitally in this informal, in-depth, hands-on workshop at the Arcadia Public Library. Taught by professionals from the StoryCenter in Berkeley, Calif., participants will create their own deeply personal, elegantly presented two to four minute video during this two-day workshop. The workshop is scheduled for Friday,…

Guess the Oscars 2019 Party at Arcadia Public Library
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Guess the Oscars 2019 Party at Arcadia Public Library

Share in the Oscar excitement at the Arcadia Public Library’s pre-Oscar party starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23. Fill out your 2019 Oscars ballet and try to guess the most winners, learn more about this year’s nominations, and watch an award-winning movie. Light refreshments will be served. No registration is need, but attendees…

Bluegrass Concert and Silent Auction at Arcadia Library
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Bluegrass Concert and Silent Auction at Arcadia Library

Windy Ridge Bluegrass Band will star in a free concert at Arcadia Public Library at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16. Sponsored by the friends of the Arcadia Public Library, the event will also feature a silent auction of interesting and collectible books—proceeds will benefit children’s programming at Arcadia Public Library. Light refreshments will be…

Arcadia Co-ed Volleyball League Begins Registration
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Arcadia Co-ed Volleyball League Begins Registration

By Danelle Woodman Students in grades 6 to 8 have new opportunity to participate in a fun, non-competitive, learning experience offered through the City of Arcadia’s sports programs. Girls and boys who are interested in playing volleyball are encouraged to participate in the league, regardless of skill-level. Registration is limited and will take place online…

Orchid Lovers Meeting Set for Feb. 21 in Arcadia
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Orchid Lovers Meeting Set for Feb. 21 in Arcadia

By Danelle Woodman San Gabriel Valley Orchid Hobbyists invite you to their Feb. 21, 2019 monthly meeting at the L.A. County Arboretum Palm Room at 301 N. Baldwin Ave. in Arcadia.  Judging will begin at 7 p.m. and the meeting will start at 7:30 p.m.  Guest speaker Dylan Hannon, curator of the Conservatory and tropical collections at the Huntington…

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