A colon cancer and gastrointestinal illness presentation, hosted
by the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center and City Walkers, is at
9 a.m. at Macy’s Court in the Media City Center, 201 E. Magnolia
Blvd. Free of charge. For more information, call 566-8617.
The Creative Power Workshop, based on Julia Cameron’s book,
“Walking in This World: The Practical Art of Creativity,” lets
participants draw, write, sing and paint from 4 to 5 p.m. at the
Providence Health Center Conference Room 104, 3413 W. Pacific Ave.
For more information, call 953-4445.
A reading of the childrens’ humor book, “Jokelopedia: The Biggest,
Best, Silliest, Dumbest Joke Book Ever,” is at 7 p.m. at Barnes &
Noble Booksellers, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more information,
A T-shirt painting class is from 9 to 11 a.m. the last Friday of
every month at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. Bring a
solid light-colored T-shirt and a piece of cardboard. All other
supplies will be included for $2. For more information, call
Seniors can play bingo for $1 at 12:30 p.m. at the Don Tuttle
Center, 1731 N. Ontario Ave. For more information, call 238-5367.
The Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Support Group for Caregivers
meets at 1 p.m. the fourth Friday of every month at the Joslyn Adult
Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.
Teen Scene Friday Nights is an ongoing event for children 10 to
15 that features games, sports, crafts, food and special events from
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Verdugo Recreation Center, 3201 W. Verdugo
Ave. For more information, call 238-5390.
The Papillon dog Genevieve and her owner, author Dennis Fried,
will sign “Memoirs of a Papillion,” a book written from the dog’s
perspective about the relationships of pets and owners, at 7:30 p.m.
at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more
information, call 558-1383.
A romantic comedy, “The Buz’Gem Blues,” is the most recent
installment of the “Native Voices at the Autry” series. It is at 8
p.m. in the Wells Fargo Theatre of the Autry Museum of Western
Heritage, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park. Tickets are $15.
For reservations and more information, call (323) 667-2000.
Nominations for the Burbank Older Americans Volunteers Awards are
due today at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more
information, call 238-5353.
Registration for day trips for seniors 55 and older, offered
through the city’s Park, Recreation and Community Services
Department, ends today at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive
Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.
The students of American Lutheran Elementary School, in an effort
to raise funds for the school, are jogging laps around the Burroughs
High School track from 8 a.m. to noon. The high school is at 1920 W.
Clark Ave. For more information, call 846-0295.
A Los Angeles County household hazardous-waste roundup if from 9
a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Glendale Water and Power Yard, 800 Air Way,
Glendale. Materials accepted include paints, turpentine, acid and
lye-based cleansers, household and car batteries, automobile fluids,
pesticides, herbicides, computer items and TV sets. For more
information, call 253-2652.
* Mail calendar listings to the Burbank Leader, 220 N. Glenoaks
Blvd., Suite B, Burbank, CA 91502, or fax them to 954-9439.