The Burbank Farmers’ Market is from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekly
at the intersection of Third Street and Orange Grove Avenue. For more
information, call 847-4673.
The city of Burbank presents the Red Ribbon Ride at 8 a.m. at
Johnny Carson Park, 400 Bob Hope Drive. The event, supporting drug
and alcohol resistance, lets children in eighth grade and younger
ride with Burbank Police officers. For more information, call
Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International meets at 9
a.m. the second and fourth Saturday of the month at Ramada Inn, 2900
N. San Fernando Blvd. For more information, call 846-0563.
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 information,
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 exhibit “Glorious Treasures: 100 Years of Collecting by the
Southwest Museum” runs through July 4 at the Autry Museum of Western
Heritage, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park. Museum hours are
from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Admission is $7.50,
$5 for seniors and students, and $3 for children 3 and younger. For
more information, call (323) 667-2000, ext. 329.
Dark Delicacies presents a book signing featuring authors David J.
Skal, Corey Mitchell and Glen Hirshberg at 2 p.m. at 4213 W. Burbank
Blvd. For more information, call 556-6660.
“Fitness for Life,” an exercise class, begins at 3 p.m. weekly at
the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information,
The Media City Classic is from 3 to 9 p.m. today and from 8 a.m.
to 9 p.m. Sunday at John Burroughs High School Gymnasium, 1920 Clark
Ave. The USA Gymnastics-sanctioned event features more than 400
gymnasts from 6 to 24. Admission is $8, $5 for seniors and children 5
and younger. For more information, call 558-1177.
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 Fright Gallery presents the haunted house “Experiments in
Terror” through Nov. 1 at the Media City Center, 201 E. Magnolia
Blvd. The hours are 6 to 10 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, and 6 to
11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Admission is $2, $6 for children. For
more information, call 508-1754.
The annual “The Haunting of Coyote Creek Mine” begins at 7 p.m. at
Stough Canyon Nature Center, 2300 Walnut Ave. The Halloween-themed
event features hiking, face painting, games and animals. Children 6
to 12 must be accompanied by an adult and children younger than 6 are
not allowed. Admission is $5. For more information, call 238-5440.
The city of Burbank presents the fourth annual “Second Chance
Weekend” today and Sunday. The event allows residents to hosts garage
sales without obtaining a permit. For more information, call
The Slo-Pitch senior softball league for people 50 and older
plays at 8:30 a.m. weekly at George Izay Park, 1111 W. Olive Ave. For
more information, call 238-5330.
The Ladies Auxiliary of the USS Gudgeon #8310 V.F.W. hosts a
breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon the third Sunday of the month at 1106
W. Magnolia Blvd. Admission is $3.50. For more information, call
A total balance therapy class is from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
weekly at The Psychic Eyes Book Shops, 1011 W. Olive Ave. For more
information, call 845-8831.
Children Exploring Nature, an event featuring stories and snacks,
begins at 11 a.m. at Wildwood Park, 1701 Wildwood Canyon Drive. The
cost is $1. For more information, call 238-5440.
The third annual SoCal HistioWalk begins at 2 p.m. at Robert Gross
Park, 2800 Empire St. Proceeds benefit the Histiocytosis Assn. of
America. For more information, call 953-5025.
Woodbury University will honor Larry and Sue Stamper with the
second annual Movers and Shapers Award from 2 to 4 p.m. at Cabrini
Hall, 7500 Glenoaks Blvd. Tickets are $25. For more information,
MOMS Club of Burbank, an organization for stay-at-home moms,
meets from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekly. For location and more
information, call 557-6448.
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. weekly 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 information, call 238-5353.
Burbank High School will present a ribbon-cutting ceremony to
celebrate its newly furnished library at 3:30 p.m. at 902 N. 3rd St.
For more information, call 558-4700, ext. 2940.
Children with developmental disabilities have fun with music and
gain social skills at the ongoing “Friends at Play with Music”
program, from 4 to 4:45 p.m. weekly at Burbank First United
Methodist Church, 700 N. Glenoaks Blvd. For more information, call
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.
The Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma Family Support Group meets from
6:30 to 8 p.m. the fourth Monday of every month at Providence St.
Joseph Medical Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St. For more information,
Burbank Parks and Recreation sponsors cardio- kickboxing classes
from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. weekly through Nov. 17 at Verdugo Park, 3201
W. Verdugo Ave. The cost is $37. For more information, call 238-5390.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets at 7 p.m. weekly 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. weekly at Burbank Family Martial Arts, 1312-B
W. Magnolia Blvd. Registration is required. For more information,
The Van Bloem Singers rehearse from 7:30 to 9:45 p.m. weekly at
Salvation Army, 300 E. Angeleno Ave. New members are accepted. For
more information, call 845-6851.
Burbank Parks and Recreation sponsors muscle sculpt and tone
classes from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. weekly through Nov. 17 at Verdugo
Park, 3201 W. Verdugo Ave. The cost is $30. For more information,
Village Church hosts a support group for those who have problems
with drug and alcohol addiction, anger, depression, anxiety and
overeating at 7:30 p.m. weekly at 3216 W. Victory Blvd. For more
information, call 843-4883.
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.
A blood drive is from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Providence High
School Auditorium, 511 S. Buena Vista St. The event is hosted by the
American Red Cross and the school’s Health Careers Focus Program. For
appointments and more information, call 846-8141, ext. 506.
The Burbank Women’s Golf Club meets at 8 a.m. weekly at De Bell
Municipal Golf Course, 1500 E. Walnut Ave. For more information, call
Free blood pressure checks are offered to seniors from 9 to 11
a.m. on the first Tuesday of the month at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301
W. Olive Ave. For more information, call 238-5353.
Joslyn Adult Center offers free blood-pressure checks from 9 a.m.
to noon the fourth Tuesday of the month at the back parking lot of
the center, 1300 block of Clark Street. For more information, call
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 Braille Institute offers classes teaching people how to remain
independent despite vision loss, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. weekly at the
Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call
(323) 663-1111, ext. 1252.
The Joslyn Adult Center holds an informative meeting for new
members at 10 a.m. the third Tuesday of every month at the Joslyn
Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For information, call 238-5353.
Beverly Manor Health Center offers a low-impact arthritis exercise
class from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. weekly at 1041 S. Main St. For more
information, call 843-2330.
Games R Us, a group that meets to play cards and board games,
meets at 11:30 a.m. weekly 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.