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The Burbank Chapter Leads Club, an organization dedicated to

networking, gaining job leads and expanding business, is from 7:30 to

8:45 a.m. weekly in the Taste Buds Restaurant in the Toluca Lake

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Sports Center, 6711 Forest Lawn Drive. For more information, call

973-7142.

“Plant for Color in Your Garden,” a discussion about planting for

the spring and summer featuring Chris Van Duesen from Sheridan

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Garden, is at 10 a.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave.

For more information, call 238-5353.

The Auld Lang Syne Bridge & Card Club meets from 11:30 a.m. to 3

p.m. weekly at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. The cost

is $1.50. Arrive early to ensure seating. For more information, call

845-1920.

The Burbank Toastmasters, an organization dedicated to helping

public-speaking skills and confidence, meets at noon at the Burbank

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Chamber of Commerce, 200 W. Magnolia Blvd. For more information, call

848-7866.

The Burbank Noon Kiwanis Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. weekly at the Burbank YMCA, 312 E. Magnolia Blvd. For more information, call

954-9294.

An open Alcoholics Anonymous meeting is from noon to 1 p.m. at

Unity Church of Burbank and North Hollywood, 637 S. Victory Blvd.

Bring a brown-bag lunch and join the group for steps and traditions.

For more information, call 841-4037.

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The Joslyn Chess Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult

Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

SHHH, a support group for hard of hearing people, meets at 1:30

p.m. the first Wednesday of every month to offer support, information

and education for people experiencing hearing loss. The group is

facilitated by volunteers Leo Maggio and Courtland Warner, at Joslyn

Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

Deal with stress and release tension by taking the Wellness

Community yoga class from 2 to 3 p.m. at 214 Frederic St., Apt. A.

The class is free. For more information, call (626) 796-1083.

A stroke-support group providing information, problem-solving

techniques, emotional support and a safe place to express feelings is

from 2:30 to 4 p.m. the second Wednesday of every month at Providence

St. Joseph Medical Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For more

information, call 238-2622.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 6 p.m. at Magnolia Park

Methodist Church, 2828 Magnolia Blvd. For more information, call

766-8636.

A moderate fitness hike is at 6:30 p.m. at the Stough Canyon

Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. For more information, call 238-5440.

The Burbank Media Center Toastmasters provides a chance for people

to improve their public-speaking skills from 6:50 to 9:30 p.m. the

first and third Wednesday of every month. For more information, call

782-4991.

“The Art of Living Successfully,” a class for exercising the mind,

body and spirit for people 55 and older, is from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

weekly through April 9 at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave.

The cost is $5 per class. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Foothill Autism Alliance, Inc. meets at 7:30 p.m. at Burbank

Center for the Retarded, 230 Amherst Drive. The group meets the

second Wednesday of every month. For more information, call 662-8847.

Lockheed’s early days in Burbank, which included flights helmed by

pilot Amelia Earhart, are the topics at the San Fer- nando Historical

Society lecture at 7:30 p.m. at the Andrew Pico Adobe, 10940

Sepulveda Blvd., Mission Hills. Admission is free. For more

information, call 365-7810.

THURSDAY

The Burbank Noon Lions luncheon meetings are at 7 a.m. the second

Thursday of the month at the Coral Cafe, 3321 W. Burbank Blvd., and

at noon the fourth Thursday of the month at The Castaway, 1250

Harvard Road. For more information, call 955-8018.

Burbank women are invited to attend Touchpoint Bible Study,

composed of nondenominational women who want to know the Bible

better, at 9 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. in private homes. For more

information, call 246-2090.

The Magnolia Park Optimist Club meets at 7:30 a.m. weekly at the

De Bell Golf Clubhouse, 1500 Walnut Ave. For more information, call

845-1192.

Join the crafts group from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Joslyn Adult

Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. The group meets to socialize while working

on a project. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Toddler Storytime features readings from the ladies of

Gymboree at 10:30 a.m. the second and fourth Thursday of every month

at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more

information, call 558-1383.

The Joslyn Duplicate Bridge Club meets to play advanced bridge

from 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more

information, call 842-5826.

The Burbank Noon Optimist Club meets from noon to 1:15 p.m.

weekly at the Anabelle Hotel, 2011 W. Olive Ave. For more

information, call 506-8714.

Seniors play bingo for a buck at 1 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult

Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Sociable Seniors Koffee Klub invites seniors 55 and older to

enjoy coffee, tea, goodies and friendly conversation at 3:15 p.m.

the third Thursday of the month at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W.

Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

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.

The Burbank Chamber of Commerce April Membership Mixer is from

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Olive Plaza Apartments, 450 E. Olive Ave.

The highlight of the event is a cash drawing of $150. Admission is

$10 for members, $15 for guests. For more information, call 846-3111.

The Burbank Civitan Club meets for dinner at 6:30 p.m. the first

and third Thursday of every month at the Coral Cafe, 3321 W. Burbank

Blvd. For more information, call 848-7189.

A spirituality discussion group meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

weekly through May 8 at the Providence Health System Senior Outreach

Department, 3413 W. Pacific Ave. For reservations and more

information, call 953-4487.

The Valley Computer Club meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of

every month at the First Presbyterian Church, 521 E. Olive Ave.

Donations are $4. For more information, call 846-4012.

FRIDAY

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 per person. For more information,

call 238-5353.

A hearing screening is offered by appointment only from 9 to 11

a.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. Admission is

free. For more information, call 238-5353.

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.

RSVP volunteer Ruth Marks discusses her memories of the

Kindertransport, a World War II effort in which 10,000 children were

sent to England, at 12:30 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W.

Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Alzheimer’s & Other Dementia Support Group for Caregivers

meets at 1 p.m. the fourth Friday of the month at the Joslyn Adult

Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Wings of Freedom Tour, featuring two World War II-era heavy

bombers on display for public tours and flights, is from 3 to 6:30

p.m. today, from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 1

p.m. Sunday at the Burbank-Glen- dale-Pasadena Airport, 2627 N.

Hollywood Way. The cost to tour both aircrafts is $8, $4 for

children. A 30-minute flight is $400. For more information, call

(626) 794-2902.

Legendary local female pilot Bobbi Trout’s interment is at 4 p.m.

at the Valhalla Aviation Portal of the Folded Wings at Pierce

Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, 10621 Victory Blvd., North

Hollywood. For more information, call 763-9121.

The 19th annual St. Charles Festival, featuring rides, games,

raffles and a silent auction, is from 6 to 11 p.m. at the parish

center, 10828 Moorpark St., North Hollywood. For more information,

call 766-3838.

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.

Poets Eloise Klein Healy and Marcos Villatoro read their work at 8

p.m. at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 731 N. San Fernando Blvd. For

more information, call 558-1383.

SATURDAY

The Burbank Farmer’s Market is from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekly

at the Third Street and Orange Grove Avenue intersection. For more

information, call 847-4673.

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.

Steve Haberman, author of “Silent Screams,” and Bob Burns, author

of “It Came from Bob’s Basement,” are signing copies of their books

at 2 p.m. at Dark Delicacies, 4213 W. Burbank Blvd. For more

information, call 556-6660.

“Fitness for Life,” an exercise class, begins at 3 p.m. at the

Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call

238-5353.

Cruz Night at the Wienerschnitzel features classic hot rods, race

cars and trucks from 4 to 10 p.m. the second Saturday of the month at

1101 N. San Fernando Blvd. For more information, call 953-4283.

The Burbank Philharmonic Orchestra performs at 7:30 p.m. at the

Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills Hall of Liberty, 6300 Forest Lawn Drive.

Admission is free. For more information, call 888-5101.

SUNDAY

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.

“Capitalism and Military Spending: Are They Interdependent?,” a

seminar featuring economic professors from Loyola Marymount

University and the University of Southern California, begins with a

light dinner at 5:30 p.m. at The New Woody’s at Woodbury University,

7500 Glenoaks Blvd. Admission is free. Reservations are required. For

more information, call 767-0888, ext. 215.

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.

“Seeding the Soul with Gratitude,” the final installment in a

seven-week, faith-based seminar series hosted by SpiritWorks!, is at

1 and 4 p.m. at the organization’s center, 260 N. Pass Ave. The cost

is $30 in advance, $35 at the door. For more information, call

848-4158.

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. weekly through the end of the month at The Third Stage,

2811 W. Magnolia Blvd. Admission is $15. For more information, call

(323) 969-4991.

MONDAY

The Braille Institute offers classes teaching people how to remain

independent despite vision loss from 10 a.m. to noon weekly through

Monday at the Burbank Gardens Hotel, 2721 Willow St. It is free. For

more information, call (323) 663-1111.

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.

“Surf & Sand,” a fashion show and luncheon fund-raiser, is at

11:30 a.m. at the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, 4700 Western

Heritage Way, Griffith Park. Tickets are $65. Reservations are

required. For more information, call (323) 667-2000.

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,

call 238-5367.

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.

A seminar teaching people how to better plan their finances is at

3:30 and 7 p.m. at the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, 501 S.

Buena Vista St. Admission is free. For more information, call

846-8092, ext. 2.

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 845-2846.

Aggressive Assets Investment Club, a women’s investment club,

meets at 6:30 p.m. the fourth 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

566-8676.

The Battered Women Support Group meets weekly. Admission and child

care are free. For time, location and more information, call

845-7671.

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.

TUESDAY

The Burbank Women’s Golf Club meets at 8 a.m. at De Bell Municipal

Golf Course, 1500 E. Walnut Ave. For more information, call 845-5301.

The Braille Institute offers classes teaching people how to remain

independent despite vision loss from 9 to 11 a.m. weekly at the

Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call

(323) 663-1111, ext. 1252.

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.

Free blood-pressure checks for seniors 55 and older are from 9 to

11 a.m. the first Tuesday of every month at the Joslyn Adult Center,

1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.

* 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.


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