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.
The native plant workshop is at 11 a.m. at the Stough Canyon
Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. The cost if $1. For more
information, call 238-5440.
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.
A dedication of two benches in Stough Canyon Nature Center
commemorating 80 years of Rotary service in the community is from
noon to 1 p.m. at the center, 2300 Walnut Ave. Cookies and punch
will be served. For more information, call 845-4984.
A panel discussion on the exhibit, “Ocean View: The Depiction of
Southern California Coastal Lifestyle,” is at 2 p.m. at the Autry
Museum of Western Heritage Wells Fargo Theatre, 4700 Western Heritage
Way, Griffith Park. For more information, call (323) 667-2000.
“Beaks and Feet,” a lecture and tour about how animals use their
bodies as tools, is from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the L.A. Zoo, 5333 Zoo
Drive, Griffith Park. Admission is $12 for members, $18 for
nonmembers and $3 for children 18 and younger. For more information,
call (323) 644-4211.
“The Fantasiks,” the longest-running musical in American theater,
is being performed by the Providence Players at 2 and 7:30 p.m. at
the Providence High School Auditorium, 511 S. Buena Vista St. Tickets
are $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors and $5 for children
younger than 8. For more information, call 846-8141, ext. 279.
“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 Los Angeles St. Valentine’s Ceili, featuring a beginner’s
workshop, open dancing, door prizes and a full-service, no-host bar,
is at 7 p.m. at the Moose Lodge, 1901 W. Burbank Blvd. For more
information, call 842-4881.
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 are due today at the Reference Desk of the
Central Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd. For more information, call
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.
Ecology is the theme for today’s installment of “Children
Exploring Nature” at 11 a.m. at Wildwood Park, 1701 Wildwood Canyon
Drive. The cost is $1. For more information, call 238-5440.
A book signing, featuring Gerald Petievich, Jesus Gonzalez, Jeff
Gelb, Terrill Lankford, Gary Phillips, Alan Ormsby, Christa Faust,
Nancy Holder and Mick Garris is at 3 p.m. at Dark Delicacies, 4213
W. Burbank Blvd. For more information, call 556-6660.
A full-moon evening hike is at sunset at the Stough Canyon
Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. For the exact time and more
information, call 238-5440.
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.
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,
Learn how to preserve family memories. Join the Writing Your
Memories group at 1 p.m. weekly at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W.
Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.
Children with developmental disabilities have fun with music and
gain social skills at the ongoing “Friends at Play With Music”
program, 4 to 4:45 p.m. at Burbank First United Methodist Church,
700 N. Glenoaks Blvd. For more information, call Teresa Mackey at
Aggressive Assets Investment Club, a women’s investment club,
meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Monday of every month in Burbank. For
more information about the group and where they meet, call Marva
Murphy at 955-8018.
A leukemia and lymphoma support group meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
the fourth Monday of each month at Providence St. Joseph Medical
Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For more information, call 847-4379.
A mixed-media class for adults 55 and older is from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. Local artist Christina
Lambert is the instructor. For more information, call 238-5353.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 7 p.m. at McCambridge
Park Recreation Center, 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Room 2. For more
information, call 843-4893.
Women’s Self Defense Safety Classes for people 13 and older meet
from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Burbank Family Martial Arts, 1312-B W.
Magnolia Blvd. Registration is required. For more information, call
The Battered Women Support Group meets weekly. Admission and child
care are free. For time, location and more information, call
The Senior Women’s Support Group meets at the Family Service
Agency of Burbank, 2013 W. Magnolia Blvd. The monthly cost is $10.
For more information and times, call 845-7671.
The Burbank Women’s Golf Club meets at 8 a.m. at DeBell Municipal
Golf Course, 1500 E. Walnut Ave. For more information, call 845-5301.
The Burbank Singers, a member of the California Women’s Chorus,
invites prospective members to sing with the group from 9 to 11:30
a.m. weekly at the Mingay Adult School Auditorium, 3811 Allan Ave.
For more information, call 240-7816 or 781-3699.
The senior day trip to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art,
featuring an early lunch at the Farmers’ Market and a viewing of the
“Sargent in Italy” and Ansel Adams exhibits, is from 9:15 a.m. to
3:15 p.m. The group meets at the Joslyn Adult Center parking lot,
1301 W. Olive Ave. The cost is $25. For more information, call
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Leader, 220 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Suite B, Burbank, CA 91502, or fax
them to 954-9439. The deadline for Wednesday’s calendar is 10 a.m.
Friday. The deadline for Saturday’s calendar is 10 a.m. Wednesday.