The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club will host a football season kickoff party from 5 to 8 p.m. this Thursday. The event will be held at Straw Hat Pizza, 3463 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta.
Attendees can participate in a raffle and silent auction to support the club.
For more information, contact Richard Dinger at (818) 414-2758.
Another cleanup of the small park called Crescenta Commons, which is under construction, will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the corner of Rosemont and Orange avenues, La Crescenta.
Volunteers are needed to help with rock harvesting, a final clean-out of the bender board and clearing the path so granite can be laid down in the future.
For more information, contact Robbyn Battles at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Crescenta Valley Library will host a walk-through of Rockhaven Sanitarium from 2 to 3 p.m. on Sept. 6.
The walk will include a history lesson on Rockhaven and its ties to women, rehabilitation and dignity.
For more information, contact Brian Pennington at email@example.com.
Crescenta Valley High School's Prom Plus will host a 20th-anniversary celebration with an old-fashioned community picnic from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 6. The event will be held at Crescenta Valley Park, 3901 Dunsmore Ave., Glendale.
Attendees can purchase barbecue lunches and participate in "carnival-type" games such as a dunk tank. Admission is free and so are the games.
For more information, contact Mary O'Keefe at firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth can create recycled art starting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday and 10 a.m. next Thursday at Casa Verdugo Library, located at 1151 N. Brand Blvd, Glendale.
For more information, call (818) 548-2047.
Children and teens can enjoy a variety of games and chess from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. next Thursday at the Montrose Library, 2465 Honolulu Ave., Montrose.
For more information, call the library at (818) 548-2048.