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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.

“Sew What,” featuring free mending alterations for seniors, is

from 10 to 11:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Appointments

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are required. For more information, call 238-5353.

The Read-to-Me Club meets at 10 a.m. weekly at Burbank Central

Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd. The summer reading club is free. For

more information, call 238-5610.

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.

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The Burbank Toastmasters, an organization dedicated to helping

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

Burbank Chamber of Commerce, 200 W. Magnolia Blvd. For more

information, call 730-9093.

A diabetes wellness program health forum, hosted by Primecare,

begins at 12:30 p.m. at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For

more information, call 238-5353.

The American Assn. of Retired Persons hosts a driving class for

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those 55 and older from 1 to 5 p.m. at Providence Health Systems

Senior Outreach Department, 3413 W. Pacific Ave. The cost is $10, and

reservations are required. For more information, call 953-4487.

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. weekly

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

and fellowship. For more information, call 841-4037.

The Joslyn Chess Club meets from 1 to 4 p.m. weekly 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.

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. weekly at Magnolia

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

call 766-8636.

Burbank Parks and Recreation sponsors Tai Chi Chuan classes from

6:30 to 7:45 p.m. weekly at Verdugo Park, 3201 W. Verdugo Ave. The

tuition for nine classes is $68 for Burbank residents and $73 for

nonresidents. For more information, call 238-5390.

James Underdown, the executive director of Inquiry West, presents

“10 Famous & Fabulous Hoaxes” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Buena Vista

Library, 300 N. Buena Vista St. The event features a slide show and

discussion about crop circles, Bigfoot and Roswell, N.M. Prizes will

also be awarded to Teen Summer Reading Club participants. For more

information, call 238-5589.

The Psychic Eye Book Shops features a self-hypnosis workshop from

7 to 8 p.m. weekly at the shops, 1011 W. Olive Ave. For more

information, call 845-8831.

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 Outdoor Picture Show presents “Footloose,” the 1984 movie

starring Kevin Bacon and John Lithgow, at 7 p.m. at the IKEA

Courtyard, 600 N. San Fernando Blvd. Admission is free. For more

information, call 566-8617.

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. weekly 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. weekly 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.

A total balance therapy class is from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

weekly at The Psychic Eyes Book Shops, 1011 W. Olive Ave. For more

information, call 845-8831.

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 Joslyn Duplicate Bridge Club meets to play advanced bridge

from 11 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. weekly 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 $1 at 1 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center,

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

Joslyn Adult Center presents a homeowners and renters assistance

program from 2 to 3 p.m. weekly through Aug. 28 at the center, 1301

W. Olive Ave. The program is for seniors 62 and older, who are

legally blind or disabled and have a household income of $37,119 or

less. 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. weekly at

the Providence Health Center, Conference Room 104, 3413 W. Pacific

Ave. For more information, call 953-4445.

The Burbank Chamber of Commerce presents its monthly mixer from

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Samuel’s Florist, 921 W. Olive Ave. 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.

The Burbank Joslyn Horseshoe Club hosts horseshoe pitching

tournaments from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. weekly at Joslyn Adult Center,

1301 W. Olive Ave. Free lessons are provided from 6 to 7 p.m. For

more information, call 355-4873.

The Sierra Singles will host a summer barbecue at 6:30 p.m. at

the Crystal Springs picnic area in Griffith Park, 4730 Crystal

Springs Drive, Los Angeles. Guests should bring a potluck salad and

meat and veggie burgers. For more information, call 955-9065.

FRIDAY

The Boys & Girls Club of Burbank Summer Day Camps are from 7 a.m.

to 6 p.m. through Aug. 29 at the club, 2244 N. Buena Vista St. The

cost is $75 per week. For more information, call 842-9333.

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

238-5353.

Seniors can play bingo for $1 at 12:30 p.m. weekly 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 the month at the Joslyn Adult

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

Providence Health Systems Senior Outreach Department hosts

meditation classes from 2 to 3:30 p.m. through Aug. 22 at 3413 W.

Pacific Ave. Reservations are required. For more information, call

953-4487.

* 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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