An environmental clean-up event is at 8 a.m. at the Stough Canyon
Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. For more information, call 238-5440.
Overeaters Anonymous, a 12-Step group for people suffering from
compulsive overeating and other eating disorders, meets from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m. at the Magnolia Park United Methodist Church, 2828
Magnolia Blvd. Meetings are free and confidential. For more
information, call 881-4776.
Blind and visually impaired people and their families and friends
meet at 10 a.m. the second Saturday of every month to provide
support and discuss available services. Seating is limited, so an
RSVP is appreciated. For reservations and meeting place, call
National Federation of the Blind of California at 558-6524.
Mervyn’s Moving Mission, a 72-foot big-rig truck containing an
interactive exhibit with replicas of mission-period artifacts, is
from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, 4700
Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park. For more information, call (323)
The Booker T. Frog Storytime is for children at 11 a.m. weekly at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more
information, call 558-1383.
The annual Japanese Animation Festival, featuring a guest speaker
from Cartoon Network, is from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Buena Vista Branch
Library, 300 N. Buena Vista St. For more information, call 238-5590.
“Fitness for Life,” an exercise class, begins at 3 p.m. at the
Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call
Cruz Night at the Wienerschnitzel features classic hot rods, race
cars and trucks from 4 to 10 p.m. on the second Saturday of the month
at 1101 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more information, call 953-4283.
The Emerson Elementary School Talent Show 2003 is at 7 p.m. at
John Muir Middle School, 1111 N. Kenneth Rd. Admission is $3. For
more information, call 558-5419.
Computer classes in various experience levels of Microsoft
programs, the Internet and digital photography are offered daily
through the Burbank Family YMCA. The cost is $20 for two classes. For
more information, call 845-7243.
Amateur photographers are invited to enter their work in the
annual Friends of the Burbank Public Library Amateur Photography
Contest. Submissions will be accepted through Feb. 18 at the
Reference Desk of the Central Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd. For
more information, cal 238-5600.
An early-morning sunrise hike is at the Stough Canyon Nature
Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. For the exact time and more information,
The Slo-Pitch senior softball league for people 50 and older
plays at 8:30 a.m. at George Izay Park, 1111 W. Olive Ave. For more
information, call 238-5330.
The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Gudgeon Ship
No. 8310 holds its monthly breakfast the third Sunday of every month
from 9 a.m. to noon at 1006 W. Magnolia Blvd. Donations of $3.50 are
appreciated. For more information, call 843-3381.
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Disabled American Veterans of Burbank
Chapter 40 sponsors its monthly breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon the
first Sunday of the month at 1115 W. Magnolia Blvd. A $4 donation is
suggested. For more information, call 845-2593.
The Really Spontaneous Theatre Company, a troupe of eight
stage-trained actors that features “Whose Line Is It Anyway” alumni,
is at 7 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 23 at The Third Stage, 2811 W.
Magnolia Blvd. Admission is $15. For more information, call (323)
St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Elementary School is having an open
house and parent meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. at the school, 154 N. Fifth
St. Parents can also enroll their children in the school. For more
information, call 954-9439.
Registration is still available for day trips for seniors 55 and
older, offered through the city’s Park, Recreation and Community
Services Department. Departures will be from the Joslyn Adult Center
parking lot, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353
between 9 to 11 a.m. or noon to 2 p.m. weekdays.
Seniors can enjoy a nutritious lunch at 11:30 a.m. weekdays at
the Don Tuttle Senior Center, 1731 N. Ontario St. The center also
offers a free loaf of bread Mondays and Wednesdays (supplies
limited). For more information, call 238-5367.
The Burbank Coordinating Council Meeting, featuring a program on
canine companions, is from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Little White
Chapel, 1711 N. Avon St. The cost for lunch is $6.75. For more
information, call 843-4787.
Aesthetic chess is at 12:30 p.m. for senior citizens 55 and older
at the Don Tuttle Center, 1731 N. Ontario Ave. For more information,
The St. Francis Xavier Elementary Annual Open House, in which
parents can view students’ works and meet teachers, is from 11:30
a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school, 3601 Scott Road. For more information,
A karaoke program for seniors is from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the
Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call
Free AARP tax-preparation services, provided by the Beyond 50
program, offers one-hour appointments to those 50 and older from 1 to
4 p.m. Tuesdays through April 15 at the Providence Health Center,
3413 W. Pacific Ave. For more information, call 953-4487.
The Cardiac Support Group for people with heart disease and their
family members meets at 2:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of
every month at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Cardiac
Rehabilitation Fitness Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For more
information, call 847-3999.
Lorraine Wild of Lorraine Wild Design is the speaker at the next
installment of the “Green Matters” lecture series, at 6 p.m. at the
Woodbury University School of Architecture and Design, 7500 Glenoaks
Blvd. Admission is free. For more information, call 767-0888.
A weight-management program, combining dietary and exercise
education, individual meal planning, fitness counseling and
supervised exercise classes, is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays
through March 11 at the Providence St. Joseph Fitness Center, 501 S.
Buena Vista St. The cost is $425 per person, with a $50 deposit. For
more information, call 847-3999.
The Page Turners book discussion group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
the first Tuesday of the month at the Burbank Central Library, 110 N.
Glenoaks Blvd. For more information, call 238-5580.
The Los Angeles Sidewalk Astronomers, presented by the Burbank
Public Library Young Adult Services, invites teens to observe stars
at 7 p.m. at the Buena Vista Branch Library, 300 N. Buena Vista St.
For more information call 238-5589.
“Wise Up on Health,” a seminar hosted by an internist at
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, is at 9 a.m. at the Media City
Center Macy’s Court on the first level, 201 E. Magnolia Blvd.
Admission is free. For more information, call 566-8617.
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