A Master of Public Administration Program, hosted by the
California State University, Northridge Extension, runs from 9 a.m.
to 5 p.m. weekly through April 26 at the Burbank City Hall Annex,
301 E. Olive Ave. The cost is $660. For more information, call
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 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 Plant Press Workshop is at 1 p.m. at the Stough Canyon Nature
Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. The cost is $1. For more information, call
International horror film legend Paul Naschy is signing his DVDs
and photos at 2 p.m. at Dark Delicacies, 4213 W. Burbank Blvd.
“Emily’s Secret Book of Strange” creator Rob Reger and illustrator
Buzz will also be in attendance. For more information, call 556-6660.
“The Monkey Next Door,” an adult lecture about the culture,
ecology and shared future of humans and other primate communities, is
from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the L.A. Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive, Griffith Park.
Admission is $15. For more information, call (323) 644-4211.
“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.
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.
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.
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 annual Purim Carnival, featuring activities for the whole
family, food and a raffle, is at 11 a.m. at the Burbank Temple Emanu
El, 1301 N. Glenoaks Blvd. Admission is free. For more information,
“Seeding the Soul with Dedication,” a faith-based workshop helping
individuals experience greater success in business, is from 1 to 4
p.m. at the SpiritWorks Center, 260 N. Pass Ave. The cost is $30 in
advance, $35 at the door. For more information, call 848-4158.
“Looking for Shamrocks,” the most recent installment of the
Children Exploring Nature series, is at 11 a.m. at Wildwood Park,
1701 Wildwood Canyon Drive. For more information, call 238-5440.
* GETTING ITEMS LISTED: Mail calendar listings to the Burbank
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.