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.
As part of efforts to continue to enhance and maintain a strong partnership with the community, the La Palma Police Department invites the public to its “Coffee with a Cop” event on October 3. The mission of the event is to bring police officers and the community members they serve together to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know one another over a cup of coffee.
Coffee with a Cop will be held from 7 to 9 a.m., Wednesday, October 3, at The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf located at 5510 La Palma Avenue. This event coincides with National Coffee with a Cop Day, which is dedicated to encouraging communication and positive interaction between law enforcement agencies and the public.
Police Chief Terry Kim said, “The La Palma Police Department believes establishing trust between the community and officers is extremely important.” “Our Coffee with a Cop event is a unique program that strengthens partnerships and encourages communication between residents and officers, one cup of coffee at a time,” Kim added. For additional information, contact Officer Hongsing Phou at 714-690-3370.
The Rossmoor Woman’s Club’s next general meeting and luncheon will begin at 10:45 a.m. Oct. 10, at the Grand Event Center in Long Beach. Cost is $30 and reservations are required. For information about the 60-year-old club, whose members hail from all over Orange County, Long Beach and surrounding areas, go to rossmoorwomansclub.com or contact email@example.com.
Parents take a break while The Youth Center entertains the kids at Kid’s Night Out, on Oct. 19 from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Youth Center in Los Alamitos. Theme is “Halloween Party,” and kids will create spider hats, cotton ball ghosts and paper pumpkins. Activities will be trick or treating, a costume contest and balloon fun. The movie to be shown will be Halloween themed, and candy, cookies and donuts will be served. Pizza, a snack and drink will also be served or can kids can bring their own. Cost is $18 for one child, and $13 for siblings. For more information or to sign up, please visit online at www.theyouthcenter.org or call 562-493-4043.
“Dia de los Muertos” event is being held at St. Isidore Historical Plaza, 10961 Reagan St, Los Alamitos, on Saturday Oct. 20, from 4 to 10 p.m. Food, face painting, raffle and Mariachi Monumental and Las Estrellitas Ballet Folclorico to perform. Call 562 596-9918 for details and to reserve a space for the Altar Display Contest.