Mountain Views News, Pasadena Edition [Sierra Madre] Saturday, April 14, 2018

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Mountain View News Saturday, April 14, 2018

Weather Wise


Regular City Council Meeting

6-Day Forecast Pasadena Ca.



Public Meeting 6:30 P.M. 

Council Chamber, Pasadena City Hall

100 North Garfield Avenue, Room S249 

Tyron Hampton, Steve Madison, Andy Wilson)

Meets April 17 at 5:30 p.m., Pasadena City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Avenue, Room S245/S246 
(Council Conference Room, 2nd Floor)

PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE (Chair John J. Kennedy, Tyron Hampton, Steve Madison, 
Gene Masuda) 

Meets April 18 at 6:00 p.m. Pasadena City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Avenue, Room S249 (Council 
Chamber, 2nd Floor)

FINANCE COMMITTEE (Chair Mayor Terry Tornek, Victor Gordo, John J. Kennedy, Margaret 

Meets April 23, (Special Joint City Council/Finance Committee Meeting to commence at 4:00 
p.m), 100 N. Garfield Avenue, Room S249 (City Hall Council Chamber, 2nd floor)

MUNICIPAL SERVICES COMMITTEE (Chair Margaret McAustin, Tyron Hampton, Terry 
Tornek, Andy Wilson)

Meets April 24 at 4:00 p.m., Pasadena City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Avenue, Room S249 (Council 
Chamber, 2nd Floor)'

LEGISLATIVE POLICY COMMITTEE (Chair Terry Tornek, Steve Madison, Gene Masuda)

Meets April 24 at 6:00 p.m., Pasadena City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Avenue, Room S245/S246 
(Council Conference Room, 2nd Floor)

 Sun Sunny Hi 70s Lows 60s 

 Mon: Sunny Hi 70s Lows 60s

 Tues: Sunny Hi 70s Lows 60s

 Wed: Sunny Hi 70s Lows 60s

 Thur: Sunny Hi 70s Lows 50s

 Fri: Sunny Hi 70s Lows 50s

Forecasts courtesy of the National Weather Service

Holocaust Survival 
Story to Share Story

Join Neighborhood Unitarian 
Universalist Churchfor 
Today a very special event. 
Holocaust Survivor Leon 
Prochnik will share his story 
entitled Milka and Me: How 
a chocolate tub helped me 
survive the Holocaust. Leon’s 
is an important message 
for all ages to hear during 
this time of xenophobia and 
marginalization of minorities 
in the United States. We must 
learn from the lessons of the 
past so that histories’ mistakes 
are not repeated. Admission 
is $10 for adults and $5 for 
children. Food and drinks will 
be provided. Contact DRE 
Matt Vasko with questions at 


The event will take place 5 p.m. 
to 7:30 p.m. Neighborhood 
Church Sanctuary is located 

301 N Orange Grove Blvd. 

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta 
at Senior Center

 Taco ‘bout a party! The 
Cinco de Mayo fiesta at 
Pasadena Senior Center, 85 
E. Holly St., will be a fun 
affair with plenty of Mexican 
flair Saturday, May 5, from 
noon to 2 p.m. Doors will 
open at 11:30 a.m.

Vibrant decorations 
will adorn the Scott 
Pavilion as guests enjoy 
delicious Mexican cuisine, 
entertainment by Ballet 
Folklórico Xotziquetzalli 
and more.

The cost is only $10 for 
members and $12 for non-
members of all ages. Bring 
your familia and amigos! 
Prepaid reservations are 
due at the Welcome Desk 
or the Pasadena Senior 
Center website no later than 
Thursday, May 3. 

For more information visit 
org or call (626) 795-4331.


Regular City Council Meeting

Next meeting April 18

Meetings are held on the first and third Wednesday of the month, at 7:30 
p.m., in the Amedee O. “Dick” Richards, Jr., Council Chambers, located 
at 1424 Mission Street. 

Freeway & Transporation

Tuesday at 6:30 a.m.

City Manager's Conference Room

Second Floor of City Hall

1414 Mission Street

Staff Liaison: Margaret Lin, Principal Management Analyst

Phone: (626) 403-7236

Cultural Heritage Commission

Thursday at 6:45 p.m.

City Council Chamber

1424 Mission Street

Staff Liaison: Edwar Sissi, Assistant Planner

Phone: (626) 403-7228


Regular Council Meeting

The Altadena Town Council meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. 
in the Altadena Community Center located at 730 E. Altadena, Dr. (directly west of 
Altadena Sheriff’s Station). Altadena Town Council meetings are recorded and televised 
during the month on Charter cable channel.


City Council Regular Meeting

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, at 8:00 , at 8:00 a.m. in the City Hall Council 
Chamber, 2200 Huntington Drive, San Marino

The City Council Meeting will now be recorded by video and posted to 
youtube. Visit: for more.

Join community members, 
Pasadena residents, civic, 
business, student and 
educational leaders, and the 
interfaith community for the 
45th annual Pasadena Mayor’s 
Interfaith Prayer Breakfast, 
“Mending the Hearts and 
Minds of Our Youth.”

Hosted by Friends In Deed, the 
breakfast will be held Thursday, 
May 3

from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the 
Pasadena Convention Center, 
300 E. Green Street. Niki Elliott, 
Ph.D., Co-Director, Center 
for Neurodiversity, Learning 
and Wellness, University of 
La Verne will be the keynote 
speaker. Tickets are available at 


Supervisor Kathryn 
Barger Presents ‘Live 
at the Arboretum’

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Los Angeles County 
Supervisor Kathryn Barger 
proudly presents the second 
annual summer concert festival 
“Live at the Arboretum” with 
country star and veterans’ 
advocate Trace Adkins on 
Saturday, June 16 at 7pm at the 
Los Angeles County Arboretum 
and Botanical Gardens. 

 Tickets start at $15 and 
gates open for picnic dining at 
5:30pm. This summer’s Live at 
the Arboretum concert follows 
the success of the inaugural 
2017 debut with LeAnn Rimes, 
and is presented by Supervisor 
Barger, the Los Angeles 
County Department of Parks 
& Recreation, the Los Angeles 
Arboretum Foundation and the 
Pasadena POPS.

 A three-time Grammy-
nominated member of the 
Grand Ole Opry, Trace Adkins’ 
trademark baritone has 
powered countless hits to the 
top of the charts. A veritable 
jack of all trades, Trace is a TV 
personality, actor, author, and 
most proudly a spokesman for 
the Wounded Warrior Project 
and the American Red Cross, 
for whom he raised more than 
$1.5 million dollars as winner 
of NBC’s All-Star Celebrity 
Apprentice. In recent years, 
Adkins has performed for our 
service men and women across 
12 USO Tours. Adkins’ film 
credits include The Lincoln 
Lawyer, Deepwater Horizon 
and Moms’ Night Out .

 Spacious circular table seating 
with linens and lawn seating are 
both available for picnicking. 
The venue also features a 
variety of food trucks and two 
beverage centers serving fine 
wines, beer, coffee and soft 

Tickets are available for $15, 
$25, $35, and $55 and are 
available by calling the box 
office at (626) 793-7172, 
online at PasadenaSymphony-, or at the Arboretum 
on the day of the concert.

 The LA County Arboretum is 
located 301 N Baldwin Ave.

 Gates open at 5:30pm for 
picnicking. Guests are welcome 
to bring their own food and 
drink or visit one of the many 
onsite food vendors.

 Parking is available onsite at 
the Arboretum.

With Grammy-
nominated Country 
Star Trace Adkins, 
June 16.

Pasadena Mental Health Day 

“Roads to Empowerment”

Saturday, May 19 • 10 a.m.-2 

Central Library 285 E 
Walnut St

 In observance of Mental 
Health Awareness Month, 
this event is dedicated to 
raising awareness about 
mental illness, decreasing 
the stigma and increasing 
knowledge and access 
to quality mental health 
services and resources in the 
community. The event will 
focus on the significance 
and benefits of mental 
and emotional health and 
practical resources and 
tools available to empower 
individuals in coping with 
and overcoming challenges. 

 Through keynote 
speakers, presentations and 
workshops for youth and 
adults, attendees will gain 
knowledge on the current 
mental health issues and 
challenges faced today. Find 
empowerment in awareness, 
learn the importance of 
addressing mental illness 
and healthy living and 
discover different paths 
of healing or coping, and 
the benefit it has on young 
children and families. 

 Resource tables will also 
be available for attendees 
to learn more about local 
mental health services and 
resources. Separate tracks 
for youth and adults will be 
offered. Refreshments will 
also be provided. 

 For more information, 
email jgov@cityofpasadena.

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