African Violet Society
group still blooming
The Burbank African Violet Society will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at
the Magnolia Park United Methodist Church, 2828 W. Magnolia Blvd.,
The program, given by Vice President Chris, is on separating
multiple African violet plants.
Guests are always welcome. For more information, call 846-1241.
Warner Bros. historian
visits Historical Society
Leith Adams, corporate archive director of Warner Bros. Studios,
will give a talk about items in the studio's historical collection
for the Burbank Historical Society at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Gordon
R. Howard Museum.
Adams has worked on the collection since 1976.
The event is free and light refreshments will be served after the
program. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. The museum is at 115 N. Lomita
St. For information, call 841-6333. Parking is available in two
parking lots on Clark Avenue between Lomita Street and Griffith Park
is guest speaker
Assembly Majority Leader Dario Frommer (G-43rd District) will
speak to the Verdugo Glen Chapter of the American Business Women's
Assn. on Oct. 27 at the Elks Club, 120 E. Colorado St., Glendale.
Networking is at 6 p.m. with dinner, program and business meeting
following at 6:30.
Frommer was raised in Glendale and graduated from Hoover High
School. He is a graduate of Colgate University and UC Davis Law
He has served as chairman of the Assembly Health Committee, which
focused on expanding health care coverage to the working poor,
runaway health care costs and women's health issues especially for
working mothers. The topic of his speech is "Women's Health Issues in
The cost for dinner is $17. For reservations, call 248-4415 by 6
p.m. Oct. 24.
'Love Boats' author
speaks to guild
The Cabrini Literary Guild had its first meeting of the year on
Oct. 14 at the Oakmont Country Club in Glendale. The guild is a local
philanthropic organization of women meeting to further literature,
education and philanthropy.
The program featured Jeraldine Saunders, a best-selling author who
has written books on astrology and a wide range of topics including
the cruise industry. She wrote the book "The Love Boats," which was
the inspiration for the TV series "The Love Boat." She lectures on a
number of subjects worldwide including astrology, graphology and
For more information, call 248-9226.
Compiled by Joyce Rudolph