Overeaters Anonymous meets at 10 a.m. on Saturdays at United
Methodist Church, 2828 Magnolia Blvd., Burbank. The group welcomes
compulsive eaters, anorexics and bulimics. For more information, call
(818) 342-2222 or (626) 568-7511.
The Burbank Historical Society will be presenting a special video
program of the history of the Grand Central Airport entitled "When
Glendale Ruled the Sky," at 2 p.m. at the Gordon R. Howard Museum,
1100 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. For more information, call (818)
Horror writers will be having a book signing in connection with
the Horror Writer's Assn. Bram Stoker Awards at 2 p.m. at Dark
Delicacies, 4213 W. Burbank Blvd., Burbank.
Seniors 55+ are invited to attend a screening of the classic
"Northwest Mounted Police," at 12:30 p.m. at Joslyn Senior Center,
1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. For more information, call (818)
Certified book camp instructors will be providing a balanced
fitness training program in Providence Boot Camp from 5:30 to 6:30
a.m. at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, 501 S. Buena Vista St., Burbank. The program is designed to improve health, transform
the bod and rejuvenate the spirit. This is a 6-week training session
and costs $600 per person. For more information, call 1-888-HEALING.
A Cardiac Rehab Support Group meets at 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5
p.m. on Tuesdays at Providence Health Center--Hollywood Way, 3413
Pacific Ave., Suite 202. For reservations and information, call (818)
The Tom McNett Lockheed Retirement Club meets at noon at Josyln
Senior Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. For more information,
call (818) 238-5353.
Burbank City Council is still accepting applications for the
Charter Review Committee until 5 p.m. Interested individuals can pick
up an application at the City Clerk's Office in the City Hall, 275 E.
Olive Ave., Burbank or visit the city web site at
Thriller writer Douglas Preston will be signing his new novel
"Dance of Death" at 7 p.m. at Dark Delicacies, 4213 W. Information:
Go Girl Power! Come to a play written by women for women and
fascinating for men. The play, "Venus in Orange," continues its run
at 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays at The Victory Theatre
Center, 3326 W. Victory Blvd., Burbank. This is a play with a
multiethnic cast filled with movement, myth, poems and prose all
about women -- who they are and who they can be. Tickets are $22 to
$28. Group and senior rates are available. The show will end July 24.
For information call, (818) 841-5421.
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center presents a health care
lecture from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Burbank Town Center, 201 E. Magnolia
Blvd., Burbank. Speakers will provide participants with a walking
program to improve fitness and lose weight. For more information,
call (818) 847-4550.
The Auld Lang Syne Bridge & Card Club meets from 11:30 a.m. to 3
p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. Cost is $1.50.
Arrive early to ensure seating. For more information about the club,
call (818) 845-1920.
Burbank Toastmasters, an organization dedicated to improving
public speaking skills and confidence, meets at noon at the Burbank
Chamber of Commerce, 200 W. Magnolia Blvd. For more information, call
Mellowtones Choral Group meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Don Tuttle
Senior Center, 1731 N. Ontario St. For more information, call (818)
The Burbank Noon Kiwanis Club meets from noon to 1 p.m. at the
Burbank YMCA, 312 E. Magnolia Blvd. For more information, call (818)
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is recruiting senior peer
counselors. Seniors 50 and older are invited to apply for training.
For more locations and information, call (818) 953-4445.
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 (818)
MOMS Club of Burbank, an organization for stay-at-home moms, has
a playgroup for children ages 15 to 30 months from 10 to 11:30 a.m. A
class for mothers with children under 2 who have older siblings is
from 1 to 3 p.m. For more information, call (818) 557-6448.
Seniors in need of an in-home worker for housework, laundry, meals
or other work are invited at 3:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the
month at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave. For
information, call (818) 238-5353.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet at 6 p.m. at Magnolia Park
Methodist Church, 2828 Magnolia Blvd. Information: (818) 766-8636.
Thorburn Chiropractic and Wellness Center presents a free
workshop from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of
each month, at 1612 W. Burbank Ave. Call (818) 841-1313.
Burbank Adult School offers Spanish to the public. Spanish I will
be from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Information: (818)
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