|Move Productions Regional Dance Competition|
MOVE Productions is a new and exciting dance event for the whole family. We are excited to be involved in the fun and competitive world of dance, and are even more excited to see what talent and creativity each of our competitions will bring. We hope to see you in one of our 17 regional events around the country, and finally at the National Finals in beautiful San Diego, CA. For more information call 310-216-5855 or visit moveproductionsonline.com
|06/03/12||Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show|
Sponsored by George Cross & Sons, Inc., each of the seven events per year you will find hundreds of vendors in over 2,500 vendor spaces selling tons of hard to find car parts and accessories at low swap meet prices. Thousands of original and restored vehicles (many for sale, some just for show) from all across the country are displayed by their owners in five distinct Cars for Show & Sale Areas: Pre 1975 Classics, Corvettes, Porsches, Pre 1959 Street Rods and Pre 1975 Volkswagens. The event attracts a diverse and international audience, with up to 20,000 spectators each show. Since 1975, millions of classic car enthusiasts have come from around the globe to the West Coast’s Largest Classic Car, Corvette, Porsche, Street Rod & Volkswagen Swap Meet & Car Show – The Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show. Car parts, accessories, customs and classics are all available to those who come to buy, come to sell and come to look. General admission is $8, children 12 and younger admitted FREE. Parking is at Gate 17 on Fairplex Drive For more information visit: pomonaswapmeet.com
|06/06/12||The Blood They Shed|
An Even Better You Presentation. A poetic theatrical journey, with film clips from the past and present, and hilarious hip/hop dance routines.
|06/08/12||Multicultural Fair and Youth Appreciation|
Everyone is invited to the Maxwell Elementary School MultiCultural Fair and Youth Appreciation. Sample foods from various cultures, enjoy dance performances, music, crafts and more!
|06/09/12||Parent Cafe |
Join us for morning coffee and snacks. Learn about this new networking and support group in your community. Meet other parents. Discuss issues that effect your family and your community. Strengthen your family and learn about local resources. Fun, Free activities will be provided for your children while you spend time conversing with other adults.
|06/13/12||Duarte High School Football Stadium Facility Groundbreaking|
Duarte High School Football Stadium Facility Groundbreaking Ceremony
|48th Annual L.A. Roadsters Show|
Each year, the LA Roadsters puts on one of the largest roadster shows, swap meets, and commerical vendor shows in Southern California. There’s something for everyone at the L.A. Roadster Show. Late model enthusiasts will find the swappers and manufacturers with many of the parts they are looking for, while early car parts will be in abundance for the fellows who are restoring antiques or building that special new car. Come and see the West Coast’s largest trade show, where over 200 manufacturers and vendors of reproduction hot rod parts and accessories will display their products and services. They will have their own special section outside and in Exhibitor Building 4. For more information visit laroadsters.com
|06/16/12||Alex Xydias 90th Birthday Gala |
Join hot rod legend, Alex Xydias, to celebrate his 90th Birthday. This unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime event includes dinner and a showcase of silent and live auction items from Alex’s personal collection. Proceeds benefit the Alex Xydias Center for Automotive Arts (AXC), a program of CTEC, and the NHRA Motorsports Museum. Tickets are $90 per person, table packages available. DINNER, SILENT & LIVE AUCTION Alex's featured treasures to be auctioned included: - The trophy which he earned with the SO-CAL Streamliner in 1949 - The model of the SO-CAL Belly Tank Tickets are $90 per person Table sponsorships available Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center 601 West McKinley Avenue, Pomona, CA 91768 Tickets: call 909-865-4207 or visit www.TLCfairplex.org/axgala
|06/16/12||Food Preservation Workshop|
Come join us for a special workshop taught by two volunteers of the Master Food Preservers of Los Angeles County. Learn different techniques on how to preserve summer veggies and fruits. Adults and families are welcome to attend this free program!
|06/19/12||Good Morning Duarte Network Breakfast|
Meet new members, legislative representatives and city officials. Raffles and prizes! 7:00 am (network, activities, breakfast) 7:30 am-8:30 am- introductions, program.
|06/22/12||Vans Warped Tour|
Come and see a ton of different bands play on multiple stages throughout the day. Visit warpedtour.com for more information.
|06/22/12||Duarte Chamber Installation|
Rona Lunde of Jan's Towing Inc. will be installed as the 2012-2013 Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Duarte Chamber of Commerce. The theme for the new year is "Let's Get The Job Done".
|Pomona Relay for Life|
One day. One night. One community. One Fight. Relay For Life is a life-changing event that brings together more than 3.5 million people- to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer; remember loved ones lost to the disease; and fight back against a disease that takes too much. Won't you join us? Event Schedule Opening Ceremony: 10 AM Sat Survivors Lap: 10:30 AM Sat Luminaria Ceremony: 9 PM Sat Fight Back / Closing Ceremony: 9 AM Sun For more information visit relayforlife.org/pomonaCA
|06/23/12||Fun Decanted - Wine, Spirits, Beer & Food Trucks|
Drink. Eat. Experience. Join us for the second annual FUN Decanted – the public unveiling and tasting of the award-winning wines, spirits and beers of the Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition. The enjoyable evening takes place at the Wine & Spirits Marketplace at Fairplex, offering guests a casual romp through the world by way of glass or stein. Pair your favorite drink with savory edibles from a flotilla of gourmet food trucks. Guests can also sample the medal winners from our extra virgin olive oil contest. Gastronomy at its finest! Enjoy: • Interactive pouring stations • Live DJ • Education stations featuring info on beer and spirits
|06/23/12||Healthy Cooking with Trinity Healthy Vegetarian|
Need new ideas to cook and eat healthier? If so, please join us for a free cooking demonstration. Food samples will be provided to all attendees. To make sure enough food is prepared, advance registration is required. To register, call or stop by the Library.
|06/23/12||IGC- International Gloving Championship|
The 2nd annual IGC - International Gloving Championship hosts some of the globe's hottest EDM performers to back the world's most talented gloving artists! Competitors will be fueled by the sounds of a special extended set by tyDi and local favorites like Gummy, GhostKick, NewAge, AyoStun, AfterHours, and more! Check out the largest gathering of glovers, POI, hula hoopers, glow stringers and all light show enthusiast at IGC 2012! For more information please visit glovingchampionship.com or their Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/glovingchampionship Join the facebook event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/321951317878609/ Parking at prevailing rates at Gate 9 on White Ave. Building 7
|06/26/12||Brown Bag Ladies Network Lunch|
Open to all ladies who would like to learn something new and have fun networking! Bring your lunch and learn about local businesses! We meet at different businesses in the Duarte community and learn new ideas, smart strategies and good networking for women in business. Hosted by Old Town Sign Co., LLC & Heritage Park Senior Apts.
|06/28/12||Metro Gold Line Open House|
ATTEND AN UPCOMING COMMUNITY OPEN HOUSE Construction of the 11.5-mile Foothill Extension light rail project from Pasadena to Azusa will begin in earnest later this year. Attend an upcoming community open house to view the latest designs, learn about the construction schedule and meet the six station artists. Staff from the Construction Authority and the design-build team (Foothill Transit Constructors, a Kiewit Parsons Joint Venture) will also be available to answer questions about construction and how it may affect you. Attend any of the three events and arrive any time. No formal presentation is planned.
|06/30/12||Smart Gardening Workshop|
Duarte Library and the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works invites the community to a FREE Smart Gardening workshop. Go Green---Grow Green! Beginning Workshop: basics of backyard composting, worm composting, grass recycling, water-wise gardening and fire-wise gardening. Compost bins will be available for sale. backyard compost bins $40 each, worm compost bins $65 each (price includes 1/2 lb. of worms). CASH or CHECK ONLY. You must attend a workshop to qualify for the subsidized price. Quantities limited to stock on hand.
Everyone wanted to be a firefighter when they were a kid — here’s your chance to be a hero for the day! Race through a 5k+ course of heroic (and unique!) obstacles — slide, climb, get wet, get lost, get WETTER, make some saves and a ton more. In the Inferno Midway runners and spectators alike can check out themed challenges, games and activities, plus all the food, drink and entertainment you love. There’s also two great adventure (and educational) courses for kids, and a percentage of proceeds support national and local fire service charities! Register at www.herorush.com
The Southern California Mormon Choir is presenting a Patriotic Concert featuring guest speaker Representative Judy Chu, U.S. Congresswoman, California 32nd District. The public is welcome. Free admission.