Community meetings convey folks collectively for change of concepts and memorable shared experiences. Here’s a sampling of meetings and charity/volunteer occasions in the San Fernando Valley space.
Wings Over Wendy’s: Veterans of all providers and ages, and their supporters, meet from 8:30-11 a.m. each Monday of the month. Location, 7401 Shoup Ave., West Hills. Contact Ed Reynolds, 818-884-4013. www.wingsoverwendys.com
Reseda Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 7 p.m. Join the meeting on Zoom: us02web.zoom.us/j/84974428499. Check the agenda web page on the web sites for how you can be a part of the meeting by telephone. Email: [email protected] Upcoming data on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ResedaNC and right here: conta.cc/3pyFPeZ. resedacouncil.org
Arleta Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 6:30 p.m. Join the meeting on Zoom: bit.ly/3bPDRUb. By telephone, 833-548-0276 and use ID: 81800673600 and #. Email: [email protected] www.facebook.com/ArletaNC. arletanc.org
Online Book Club with Granada Hills Branch Library: Discusses “The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek” by Kim Michele Richardson, 1:30 p.m. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by e mail to [email protected] 10640 Petit Ave. 818-368-5687. Details: bit.ly/3BKkw0Z
Tuesday Evening Book Club at Calabasas Library: Discusses “The Rose Code” by Kate Quinn at an in-person meeting, 6 p.m. Minimum age: 16. 200 Civic Center Way. 818-225-7616. Email: Barbara Lockwood, [email protected] Details: bit.ly/3pLKag1
Adult Book Club with Studio City Branch Library: Discusses “The Dutch House” by Ann Patchett, 6:30 p.m. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by e mail to [email protected] (put “Adult Book Club, Aug. 17” in the topic line). 12511 Moorpark St. 818-755-7873. Details: bit.ly/3Pdwx2x
Northridge East Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 7 p.m. Check the agenda web page on the web site for how you can be a part of the meeting on Zoom or by telephone. Voicemail, 818-527-2913. Email: [email protected] nenc-la.org
Studio City Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 7 p.m. Join the meeting on Zoom: bit.ly/2U2pkLx. By telephone, 669-900-6833 and use ID: 97198762934 and #. Voicemail, 818-655-5400. www.facebook.com/StudioCityNC. www.studiocitync.org
Online Wednesday Morning Book Club with Calabasas Library: Discusses “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury, 11 a.m. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by e mail to Karilyn Steward, [email protected] (put “Online Wednesday Morning Book Club” in the topic line). 200 Civic Center Way. 818-225-7617. Details: bit.ly/3pLKag1
Children’s Bureau – Resource Parents Online Orientations: Learn how you can assist youngsters in the foster care system by changing into a useful resource mum or dad or how you can develop into adoptive mother and father with a chat by a Children’s Bureau group member and a foster mum or dad, 4-5 p.m. Request the Zoom dwell meeting hyperlink or a learn-at-your-own-pace on-line presentation, by sending an e mail to [email protected] 800-730-3933. Details about the orientations: www.all4kids.org/foster-care-and-adoption-inquiry-form. Learn extra about the nonprofit that was established in 1904 right here: all4kids.org
Foothill Trails District Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 7 p.m. Check the agenda on the web site or use the hyperlink on Facebook for how you can be a part of the meeting on Zoom or by telephone. The neighborhood council consists of Lake View Terrace, Shadow Hills and La Tuna Canyon. www.facebook.com/FoothillTrails. www.ftdnc.org
North Hills West Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 7 p.m. Check the agenda web page on the web site for how you can be a part of the meeting on Zoom or by telephone. Voicemail, 818-903-2259. Email: [email protected] Facebook: bit.ly/35EJ5vK. www.nhwnc.net/
Community Bingo Night: American Legion Post 288 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1614 in La Crescenta host the tenth annual Bingo Night fundraiser for veterans’ packages in the native space, 6 p.m. Aug. 19. Doors open, 4:30 p.m. Admission $20 (meals out there for buy and the occasion consists of raffles). Purchase tickets at the door, or in advance, 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday-Thursday at the Crescenta Valley Chamber of Commerce Office, 3131 Foothill Blvd., Suite D, La Crescenta. Location, Healy Hall at Holy Redeemer Catholic Parish, 2361 Del Mar Road, Montrose. Dick Clubb, 818-384-5761.
Detox Your Mind Through Meditation – Online: Longtime meditator Doug Frankel discusses the subject and leads a brief meditation, 11 a.m. Request the Zoom hyperlink in advance by e mail to Marc at [email protected] (put “Aug. 20 meditation” in the topic line). The occasion is introduced by Platt Branch Library, Woodland Hills. 818-340-9386. Details: bit.ly/3JQ7hhk
Book Club with Sherman Oaks Branch Library – on-line: Discusses “Infinite Country” by Patricia Engel, 6:30 p.m. Call in advance to ask how you can be a part of the on-line speak. 14245 Mooprark St. 818-205-9716. Details: bit.ly/3AgTSM6
Granada Hills Woman’s Club Bunco Party: The group holds a Hawaiian-theme occasion that features a lunch, 10 a.m. Guests who put on Hawaiian attire might be eligible for a particular drawing. Reservations and fee required by Aug. 15. Admission $25 (make a examine payable to Granada Hills Woman’s Club, and mail to: GHWC, 10666 White Oak Ave., Granada Hills, CA 91344. Janie, 818-400-5124.
Classics Book Club with Granada Hills Branch Library – on-line: Discusses the younger grownup e-book “Speak” by Laurie Anderson, 1:30 p.m. Call in advance to ask how you can be a part of the on-line speak. 10640 Petit Ave. 818-368-5687. Details: bit.ly/3BZ55SL
Canoga Park Women’s Club Let’s Play Bingo Baseball: Baseball-theme bingo evening, 6 p.m. Fun dress code: baseball group shirts. One e-book of 10 video games, $20; further recreation books $5. Baseball snacks and drinks on the market. Reservations required. Proceeds go to charities that the membership helps. 7401 Jordan Ave. (at Valerio Street). Email: [email protected] Cyndy Keeley, 818-437-2232.
Charity and Volunteer
American Red Cross Los Angeles Region: Seeking blood donors and volunteers for Transportation Specialists (www.redcross.org/volunteer/volunteer-opportunities/deliver-blood.html) and in addition Disaster Action Team Member (www.redcross.org/volunteer/disaster-action-team.html).
Volunteers Cleaning Communities: Join the group for clean-up initiatives in the San Fernando Valley. Find an inventory of upcoming initiatives, and in addition how you can make a donation for clean-up provides, volunteerscleaningcommunities.com
Send data not less than two weeks in advance to Holly Andres at [email protected] 818-713-3708.