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Events available for Registration...

Ladies Brown Bag Network Lunch
10/31/17
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Good Morning Duarte Networking Breakfast
11/21/17
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Ladies Brown Bag Network Lunch
11/28/17
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Events in the month of October 2016
DateEvent
10/01/16
Used Book Sale

Friends of the Duarte Library invite you to

Used Book Sale

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Duarte Library
1301 Buena Vista Street
Duarte, CA

Buck a Bag from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Hardback books, trade paperback - $1.00
Magazines - $0.25
Paperbacks and children's books - $0.50

Proceeds go towards books ahnd programs for the Duarte Library

Sponsored by the Friends of the duarte Library
1301 Buena vista Street
Duarte, CA
 

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10/01/16
Oktoberfest

Duarte Elks Lodge #1427

Presents:

OKTOBERFEST

Saturday, October 1, 2016
Social Hour  - 5:30 p.m.
Dinner - 6:30 p.m.

Enjoy sausages, sauerkraut, German potato salad, potato pancakes and apple strudel and more!

7:30 Dancing til???
by DJ Rodney

Price:  $12.00 in advance
           $15.00 at the door

Reservations requested  - 626-357-6771

Wear your best German costume
Come and enjoy the food and fun

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10/06/16
Lunch Meet

The Duarte Chamber invites you to meet us for lunch at one of our greatest member restaurants!

No agenda, just great food and good company.

Lunch on your own** Specials are available

 

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10/07/16
LIVE2LEAD: Pasadena

A LEADERSHIP EVENT YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!!

Breathe new life into your leadership, with the opportunity to watch this special simulcast with leadership experts: 
John C. Maxwell - Best selling author 
Simon Sinek - Author of "Leaders Eat Last"
Liz Wiseman - Wiseman Group
Dan Cathy - CEO of Chik-fil-A

Special Leadership Workshop "Reframing Leadership in the 21st Century" presented by local Certified John Maxwell Coaches, Speakers, and Trainers:

Samuel Hernandez, Ascend Leadership Development Group (Pasadena)
Priscilla Hervey, Healthy Connecting (Duarte)

Details on CEU's TBA. 
Sponsorship opportuniites available! 
Vendor opportunities for Leader Resource Area still open!
Best pricing for groups of 10 - bring members of your organization and grow together in leadership!

 

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10/08/16
Community Yard Sale

Community Yard Sale on

Saturday, October 8, 2016

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

For fantastic bargains come to the:

Duarte Senior/Community Center
1610 Huntington Dr.,
Duarte, CA  91010

For more information call the Duarte Senior Center
at (626) 357-3513

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10/08/16
Bethany Christian School 40th Anniversary Fall Festival in Sierra Madre

A local art aficionado has donated a portion of his 1000 piece gallery to Bethany Christian School's silent auction. Paintings and other donated items will be auctioned during the the school's 40th Anniversary Family Festival. Food, games, puppy petting zoo, reptile petting zoo and much more are available for all ages to enjoy!

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10/11/16
Healthy Living Series - Teen Health

Free Healthy Living Series

Maryvale Family Resource and Early Education Center
2501 East Huntington Dr.
Duarte, CA

Second Tuesday of each month from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

October topic:
Teen Health

Learn the benefits of healthy habits, including a healthy diet and being physically active.  Feel good, look good, and do your bet in school, work or sports

RSVP to Graciela Avila, Office Manager
626-263-9133
 

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10/13/16
Duarte School District Board Meeting

Regular Board Meeting of the Duarte Unified School District.

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10/15/16
The Amazing Family Race

The Duarte Amazing Family Race

Saturday, October 15, 2016

The Amazing Family Race to the Finish is a special event to promote family unity and good health and exercise, while highlighting various city facilities.

The focus of the event is for teams of 4 family or friends to race by foot or transit bus throughout the City of Duarte solving clues, competing in challenges, solving puzzles and overcoming obstacles.  With the goal of being the first team to complete the race!  Cash prizes and more will be awarded!  Space in the race will be limited so sign up now!  Register by Friday, October 7.

Call the Duarte Teen Center for more information at (626) 303-0863 on Monday thru Friday from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Time:  8:00 a.m. check in
Fee:    $40 per team
Registration Location:  Duarte Teen Center, 1400 Buena Vista Street, Duarte

$400    First Place
$300    Second Place
$200    Third Place

1st, 2nd and 3rd place also receive a Family Fun Pack!

Rules:
  • Teams of 4 family or friends
  • All team members must be age 10 or over
  • One member of the team must be 18 or older
  • You may only travel by bus or walking
  • Teams MUST stay together during event at all times

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10/16/16
Annual Christmas Tree Lane

Duarte Elk's Lodge #1427 Presents:

Annual Christmas Tree Lane

Sunday, October 16, 2016
Cocktails:  5:00
Dinner:  6:00
Tree Drawings 7:00

At the Duarte Elk's Lodge
2436 Huntington Dr., Duarte, 91010
DONATION $12.00

Menu:  tostada Bar and Dessert Bar

RESERVATIONS A MUST:
Donna Leiby at 626-357-1775 (work) and 626-201-4172 (cell)

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10/18/16
Good Morning Duarte Networking Breakfast

Connect with the Community! ALL Businesses and Residents are welcome

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10/18/16
Coffee and Tea with Cory Ellenson

Join VLI for coffee and tea with Corey Ellenson for state Assemblyman

How will Mr. Ellenson address our concerns for adults with special needs, in Sacramento?

JOIN THE CONVERSATION!!
 

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10/19/16
Art in the Garden

This Breeder's Cup, join local artist Toni Haigh and the Hilton Garden Inn Arcadia/Pasadena to celebrate the start of racing season! Sharing her award-winning equestrian work, Haigh's paintings will be on display and available for pruchase throughout the hotel. Appetizers, cocktails, and conversation round out a perfect way to kick off Arcadia's favorite pastime. Hilton Garden Inn Arcadia/Pasadena is convenient to some of California's best attractions, and is an inviting, comfortable hotel with 124 rooms and suites. Take a tour, join local community members, and see why life's better at the garden!
 

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10/20/16
Free Export Seminar

This seminar will provide information to business owners interested in exporting opportunities. Come dialogue with a panel of experts on how to take your business further.

FREE EVENT

**Registration begins at 9AM
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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10/20/16
Free Export Seminar

This seminar will provide information to business owners interested in exporting opportunities. Come dialogue with a panel of experts on how to take your business further.

The event is free, however, registration is required**

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10/21/16
Casinofest: Casino Baron Turn Around Bus Tour

We invite you to enjoy a day out at the Casino on Friday, October 21st, at Barona Casino and Resort. Sign up for a free membership and enjoy cash back rewards, free hotel stays, discounts, and much more! There will be snacks, fun, and games on the way. There will also be two pick up locations. One in Duarte departing at 8:30am, and the other in Rancho Cucamonga, departing at 9:30am. Return time is approximately @ 6pm. Price: $25 per seat (Paid in advance) Tickets can be purchased at:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/casinofest-casino-barona-turn-around-bus-tour-tickets-28132271381

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10/21/16
Festival of the Foothills

Festival of the Foothills

FREE

October 21-22-23, 2016

Rides - Food - Games - Live Music

740 South Shamrock
Monrovia, CA  91016
626-358-1166

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10/22/16
Make a Difference Day

Volunteer Center of San Gabriel Valley
Presents the 26th Annual
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY
A National Day of Doing Good

Save the Date:  Saturday October 22, 2016
Monrovia Library Park

8 a.m. - noon
For more information, please contact:

Volunteer Center of San Gabriel Valley
119 W. Palm Ave
Monrovia, CA 91016
Phone: 626-256-8187
Fax: 626-256-8243
www.vcsgv.org

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10/22/16
Festival of the Foothills

Festival of the Foothills

FREE

October 21-22-23, 2016

Rides - Food - Games - Live Music

740 South Shamrock
Monrovia, CA  91016
626-358-1166

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10/23/16
Festival of the Foothills

Festival of the Foothills

FREE

October 21-22-23, 2016

Rides - Food - Games - Live Music

740 South Shamrock
Monrovia, CA  91016
626-358-1166

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10/25/16
Ladies Networking Brown Bag Lunch

  Ladies Networking Brown Bag Lunch

VivaDance & Fitness Studio
2160 Huntington Dr., Suite C
Duarte
Parking behind The Patio Restaurant

The Patio restaurant has great mediterranean food and will be offering Chicken Kebab, rice, hummus, pita bread, and salad dish for $9.00 - special-to-go lunch
To pre-order your lunch call 626-531-6884

Chamber Members - FREE

Potential New Members - $10
(No charge if you join the Chamber)


Please RSVP to the Duarte Chamber of Commerce 626-357-3333
or www.duartechamber.com

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10/27/16
Duarte School District Board Meeting

Regular Board Meeting of the Duarte Unified School District.

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10/29/16
Free Diabetes Education Expo

Free Diabetes Education Expo

October 29, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

City of Hope - Cooper Auditorium - 1500 E. Duarte Road, Duarte, 91010

Who should attend:
    Everyone who wants to learn how to:
  • Have a healthier lifestyle
  • Prevent and manage diabetes
  • Help friends/family living with diabetes
Agenda:
    Experts on:
  • Healthy Eating
  • Foot Care
  • Finding Motivation
Question and answer session

And more!

PLUS:  Free morning snacks, free raffle prizes and healthy living activities for kids

Limited seating - Reserve your seat by October 17, 2016

For more information call: 800-679-4673, select option #1
    or e-mail  mcduffie@coh.org

    

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10/29/16
Kids Halloween Party

Kids Halloween Party

October 29th

Free for kids 12 and under

Party from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Haunted maze, food, games, prizes, drinks, and more.

2436 E. Huntington Dr.
Duarte, CA  91010

For more information, call 626-622-7776

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