Calendar

Sep
29
Sat
Community Planting at SB Wildlife Refuge
Sep 29 @ 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Community members will have an opportunity to help improve habitat at the Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge inside the Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station during an event on Saturday, Sept. 29.

Volunteers will plant up to 900 California native flowers, shrubs and trees along an upland habitat area near the refuge’s salt marsh. The 8 a.m. – noon, National Public Lands Day project is part of the nation’s largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance the public lands Americans enjoy.

The event is hosted by the U. S. Navy, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the volunteer group Friends of the Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge.

Reservations are required by Thursday, Sept. 20 and can be made by calling the refuge office at 562-598-1024. Names and additional information for each participant must be provided.

Participants are advised to bring picture ID, hats, sunblock, walking shoes (no sandals), and gloves. All ages are welcome.

Oct
1
Mon
Toastmasters Open House
Oct 1 @ 6:30 PM

Do you feel panic when asked to speak to a group? Can you express your thoughts and ideas clearly and confidently? Whether you are speaking to one or a thousand, a Toastmasters club can help you learn to express your ideas clearly and with confidence. Join us at the Historically Speaking Toastmasters Club. We meet the first and third Monday of each month at 7 p.m., at Fire Station #48, 3131 North Gate Rd, in Seal Beach, CA 90740.

For more information visit www.toastmasters.org, or call 678-641-1526.

Please join us during our next open house event on Oct. 1, at 6:30 p.m.

Oct
7
Sun
TED Talks at Cypress Library
Oct 7 @ 2:00 PM

On Sunday, Oct. 7 at 2 p.m., the Cypress Library is hosting the following event: Watch and discuss 10-20 minute TED Talk videos.

This month’s topic is medical marvels.

In the Cypress Library Program Room. Supported by Friends of Cypress Library. Call the library at 714-826-0350 for more information.

Oct
14
Sun
Tabletop Games at Cypress Library
Oct 14 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

On Sunday, October 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. the Cypress Library is hosting a Tabletop Games event.

We will have a variety of game choices and plenty of space … and some to check out to play at home. Free for adults, teens, and supervised kids (ages 9 and up). Registration not required.

In the Cypress Library Program Room. Sponsored by Friends of Cypress Library. Call the library at 714-826-0350 for more information.

Oct
28
Sun
Tea at Cypress Library
Oct 28 @ 2:00 PM

On Sunday, October 28 at 2 p.m., Cypress Library is hosting the following event:

Journey Into Pu-erh Tea: Lecture & Traditional Chinese Tea Ceremony.

“Through our lecture and traditional tea ceremony, you may come to a deeper understanding of Pu-erh tea’s many holistic life benefits. Ultimately, we want to build the missing link in the current tea climate of the West: that is, engaging our audience with deeper knowledge of Pu-erh, promoting healthy and conscious lifestyles through tea.”

Free! For teens and adults. In the Cypress Library Program Room. Sponsored by Friends of Cypress Library. Please call the library at 714-826-0350 for more information.