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UPCOMING EVENTS

Sep
20
Thu
Book Chat Group At Cypress Library
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am

This book club for adults meets on the third Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. Pick up your book copy from the front Service Desk.

Sept. 20 – Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann.

Oct. 18 – A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Nov. 15 – Hamilton by Rob Chernow

Dec. 20 – No meeting.

No registration required.

In the Cypress Library Program Room. Supported by Friends of Cypress Library.

Call the library at 714-826-0350 for more information.

Sep
21
Fri
Blood Drive at Los Alamitos Medical Center
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am

Starting at 8 a.m., a mobile blood unit will be parked on Kaylor Street between the hospital and parking lots at Los Alamitos Medical Center. Donate blood and help the community. For appointments, call 800-879-4484.

Youth Center’s Kid’s Night Out
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Parents take a break while we entertain the kids at Kid’s Night Out, on Sept. 21 from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Youth Center in Los Alamitos. Theme is “Camp Out Event,” and kids will create wooden teepees, campfire hands and paint their own pet rocks. Activities will be having backyard fun, basketball, and ping pong plus playing pool. A movie chosen by the kids will be shown and smores will be served. Pizza, a snack and drink will be served. Cost is $18 for one child, and $13 for siblings. For more information or to sign up, visit online at www.theyouthcenter.org or call 562-493-4043.

Sep
22
Sat
Cypress Farmers Market
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Have you visited the Farmers Market lately? There are plenty of certified local organically grown fruits and veggies to choose from, as well as farm fresh eggs, fresh baked breads and baguettes, fresh hummus, honey, award-winning tamales, and much more! The Cypress Farmers Market is open all year long rain or shine.

Come out and support the Cypress Farmers Market this Saturday. Our market is still growing and with the community’s continued support we know it will grow into a thriving success.

Held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the corner of Katella and Lexington in the Cottonwood Church parking lot.

For more information about the Farmers Market, or to inquire about vendor opportunities please contact Enriched Farms at 818-699-6204 or visit www.enrichedfarms.com.

Sep
24
Mon
Seal Beach Wordmasters Meeting
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Seal Beach Wordmasters is hosting an Open House on Monday, Sept. 24, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Visitors will learn about Toastmasters, meet club members, and practice public speaking. The meeting will feature a Speechcraft mini-workshop on the fundamentals of public speaking. Anyone interested in developing communication and presentation skills in a relaxed, friendly environment is welcome to attend. The meeting will take place at the Fire Station Community Room, 3131 North Gate Road, Seal Beach. Refreshments and socializing begin at 6:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 7 p.m. For more information, visit 165.toastmastersclubs.org or email sealbeachtoastmasters@gmail.com.

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Assemblywoman speaks with Woman’s Club of Cypress

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