“Sew What,” featuring free mending alterations for seniors, is
from 10 to 11:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Appointments
are required. For more information, call 238-5353.
Burbank Parks and Recreation sponsors cardio-kickboxing classes
from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Verdugo Park, 3201 W. Verdugo Ave. The cost
is $37. For more information, call 238-5390.
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
Burbank Center for the Retarded presents its annual holiday
program at 7 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Church, 3801 Scott Road.
The event feature a silent auction, raffles, performances and
boutique sales. Admission is free. For more information, call
The Psychic Eye Book Shops features a self-hypnosis workshop 7 to
8 p.m. weekly at the shops, 1011 W. Olive Ave. For more information,
The Burbank Art Assn. meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Burbank Board of
Realtors, 2006 W. Magnolia Blvd. The guest speaker is Steven
Aufhauser, the general manager of Continental Art Supplies. Admission
is free. For more information, call 848-1054.
The Foothill Autism Alliance meets at 7:30 p.m. at Burbank Center
for the Retarded, 230 Amherst Drive. Guest speakers will discuss
updates on medication information. For more information, call
Burbank Parks and Recreation sponsors pilates classes from 7:30
to 8:15 p.m. at Verdugo Park, 3201 W. Verdugo Ave. The cost is $50.
For more information, call 238-5390.
The Boys and Girls Club of Burbank will discuss expansion during a
town hall meeting at 7 p.m. at Burbank Water and Power, 164 W.
Magnolia Blvd. For more information call, 482-7898.
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 Burbank Chamber of Commerce hosts its November mixer from 5:30
to 7:30 p.m. at the Academy of Country Music, 4100 W. Alameda Ave.,
Suite 208. Admission is $10 for members, $15 for guests. For
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.
Storyteller and author Katy Rydell presents “A Traveler’s Tales”
at 7 p.m. at Burbank Central Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd. The event
features folk tales from various cultures. For more information, call
The mixed-media art exhibit “Americana” runs through Nov. 25 at
the Creative Arts Center Gallery, 1100 W. Clark Ave. The show is
curated by the Decorative Arts Guild. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 8
p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m.
to 1 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 238-5397.
Ballroom dance classes for people 55 and older are from 7 to 8:30
p.m. weekly at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For more
information, call 238-5353.
The Psychic Eyes Book Shops presents meditation classes from 7 to
8 p.m. weekly at 1011 W. Olive Ave. For more information, call
The Burbank Farmers’ Market is from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. weekly
at the intersection of 3rd Street and Orange Grove Avenue. For more
information, call 847-4673.
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 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.
Emerson 2003 Fall Carnival hosts a celebration for Fall from
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 720 E. Cypress Ave. There will be
refreshments, food, games and prizes. For more information, call
Dark Delicacies hosts a book signing by authors F. Paul Wilson
(“Gateways”), William Relling Jr. (“The Criminalist”), Jeff Mariotte
(“The Slab”) and Vivian Schilling (“Quietus”), 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,
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 information, call 953-4283.
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center presents the “International
Festival of Trees Black and White Ball” at 6 p.m. at the Sheridan
Universal Hotel, 333 Universal Terrace, Universal City. The event
features cocktails, dinner and auctions. Tickets are $350. For more
information, call 847-4673.
Temple Beth Emet is having a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
at 600 N. Buena Vista St. The event features designer clothes,
furnishings and appliances. For more information, call 843-4787.
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
* GETTING ITEMS LISTED: Mail calendar listings to the Burbank
Leader, P.O. Box 991, Glendale, CA 91209, or fax them to 241-1975 or
call 637-3200. The deadline for Wednesday’s calendar is 10 a.m.
Friday. The deadline for Saturday’s calendar is 10 a.m. Wednesday.