Greg McCarty will perform cowboy music at 12:30, 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. at
the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, 4700 Western Heritage Way in
Griffith Park. Admission is $7.50 for adults, $5 for seniors and students
and $3 for children under 12. For information, call (323) 667-2000.
Overeater’s Anonymous, a 12-step group for people suffering from
compulsive overeating and other eating disorders, meets at 10 a.m.
Saturdays at the Magnolia Park United Methodist Church, 2828 Magnolia
Blvd. Meetings are free and confidential. For information, call 881-4776.
The Los Angeles Zoo is offering visitors a chance to meet four of
Santa Claus’ furry assistants today through Jan. 6. “Reindeer Romp” will
give children a chance to learn reindeer facts, take part in crafts and
take pictures with the animals. It is open daily, except Christmas Day,
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the zoo’s Eucalyptus Grove.
The Burbank Salvation Army is sponsoring an angel tree at Media City
Center until Dec. 24. Customers are invited to select an ornament from
the tree, purchase a gift for the child named and bring it back to the
tree at Mervyn’s Court. Gifts will be delivered in time for Christmas.
The American Legion holds bingo games at 12:30 p.m. Sundays at 940 W.
Olive Ave. Proceeds benefit veteran’s rehabilitation. Free parking. Call
Bill Neal will perform traditional American Indian flute music at
12:30, 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, 4700
Western Heritage Way in Griffith Park. Admission is $7.50 for adults, $5
for seniors and students and $3 for children under 12. For information,
call (323) 667-2000.
The fourth annual holiday gift wrapping fund-raiser needs volunteers
until Christmas for 3 1/2 hour morning, afternoon and evening shifts to
wrap gifts at Barnes & Nobles, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. All proceeds
will benefit the Burbank Public Library’s Literacy Services. To
volunteer, call Lee at 843-7497. MONDAY
The Cancer Support Group offers assistance to cancer patients,
caregivers, relatives and friends. It meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Mondays
at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For
information, call 525-4941.
Play bingo with the Burbank Elks from 6 to 10:45 p.m. Mondays at 14 E.
Palm Ave. Six cards cost $5. Emblem Club members run the snack bar. For
information, call 848-5508.
The Battered Women Support Group meets from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays.
Admission and child care are free. Call 845-7671 for locations.
The Burbank Sunrise Rotary club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays at The
Castaway Restaurant, 1250 Harvard Road. For information, call Lee at
The Burbank Public Library Preschool Storytime, an interactive program
of stories, songs and crafts, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesdays at the Central
Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd. until May 23.
Fourth- and fifth-grade GATE students will share their favorite work
of literature in “Autumn Reading,” at 6:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 731 N.
San Fernando Blvd. For information, call Sally at 558-1155. “Because I
Love You,” a free support group that helps parents experiencing problems
with their children, meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the John Burroughs High
School faculty cafeteria, 1920 Clark St. For information, call 882-4881.
Recovery, Inc., a free support group for people suffering from
depression, anxiety, phobias or obsessions, is at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the
playroom at Pickwick Bowling Alley, 921 W. Riverside Drive. Donations are
optional. For information, call Cliff at 989-7938.
Beginners and pros alike can sharpen their line-dancing techniques at
classes at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. Intermediate classes
are at 9 a.m., advanced classes at 10 a.m. and classes for beginners at
11 a.m. The fee is $2. For information, call 238-5353.
Enjoy afternoon dancing from 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays at the Joslyn Adult
Center. Admission is $2. For information, call 238-5353.
The Senior Bereavement Support Group meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Mondays and is sponsored by the Family Service Agency of Burbank. The
cost is $10 per month. Call 845-7671 to reserve a space.
The Senior Support Group meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at
the Family Service Agency of Burbank, 2013 W. Magnolia Blvd. The cost is
$10 a month. Call 845-7671.
Getting your events listed.
Mail calendar listings to the Burbank Leader, P.O. Box 591, Burbank,
CA 91503 or fax them to 954-9439. The deadline for submissions for
Wednesday’s calendar is 10 a.m. Friday. The deadline for Saturday’s
calendar is 10 a.m. Wednesday.