Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, Oct. 11-18

 

A view from the San Fernando Valley: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other dignitaries apply reflective coating to a section of Agnes Avenue in North Hollywood, CA Monday, October 4, 2021. The coating is part of the mayor’s Cool LA program, a project to bring cool pavement and street trees to eight communities in Los Angeles. The reflective coating can cool streets by 10 degrees or more. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)

 

Community meetings bring people together for exchange of ideas and memorable shared experiences. Here’s a sampling of  meetings in the San Fernando Valley.

 

Wings Over Wendy’s: Veterans of all services and ages, and their supporters, meet from 8:30-11 a.m. every Monday of the month. Guest speakers scheduled for meetings. Currently, the group is also offering the meetings on Zoom. Location, 7401 Shoup Ave., West Hills. Contact Ed Reynolds for the Zoom link, ID and password and other information. 818-884-4013.

Northridge West Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 6:15 p.m. Oct. 12. Join the Zoom meeting here: zoom.us/j/94115763566#success. By phone, 669-900-9128 and use ID: 94115763566 and press #. Voice mail, 818-697-0639. Email: [email protected] www.northridgewest.org

Winnetka Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 12. Check the agenda on the website for how to join the meeting on Zoom or by phone. Email: [email protected] winnetkanc.com

Porter Ranch Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 6:15 p.m. Oct. 13. Check the agenda on the website for how to join the Zoom meeting or by phone. Voice mail, 818-217-0279. www.prnc.org

Book Club with Pacoima Branch Library: Discusses “Manhattan Beach” by Jennifer Egan, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Request the Zoom link in advance by email to [email protected] (put “Book Club” in the subject line). bit.ly/3jubFGe

NoHo Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Join the Zoom meeting here: bit.ly/3F5QiVD. By phone, 877-853-5257 and use ID: 88987586647. Email: [email protected] www.nohonc.org

Woodland Hills – Warner Center Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Check the agenda on the website for how to join the Zoom meeting or by phone. Voice mail, 818-639-9444. www.whcouncil.org

North Hollywood North East Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Join the Zoom meeting here: bit.ly/37qFsd6. By phone, 669-900-6833 and use ID: 85757507556. Email: [email protected] www.nhnenc.org

Sunland-Tujunga Neighborhood Council: A board meeting, 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Join the Zoom meeting here: bit.ly/3fAW5Vi. By phone, 888-475-4499 and use ID: 91892785703 and press #. Voice mail, 818-951-7411. www.stnc.org

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council: A board meeting is scheduled, 7 p.m. Oct. 13. Check the agenda on the website for how to join the Zoom meeting or by phone. Voice mail, 818-533-8662. Email: [email protected] www.vnnc.org

Theodore Payne Foundation for Wildflowers & Native Plants classes: “Native Plant Garden Maintenance,” with Katherine Pakradouni, 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 16 ($35; bit.ly/3mcllq4). “California Native Container Plants,” with Flora Ito, 4-5:15 p.m. Oct. 20 ($35; bit.ly/2YeRULZ). “Wild by Nature: Sowing Seeds for Spring Wild Flowers,” with Genevieve Arnold, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 23 ($35; bit.ly/3D1tQv6). Register in advance for all classes. Read instructions on what to wear for classes that take place outdoors and involve walking on steep and uneven surfaces for up to one hour. 10459 Tuxford St., Sun Valley. 818-768-1802. theodorepayne.org

Cover to Cover Book Club with Mid-Valley Regional Branch Library: Discusses “Becoming” by Michelle Obama, 6 p.m. Oct. 28. Request the Zoom link in advance by email to [email protected] (put “Cover to Cover Book Club” in the subject line). The library is in North Hills. bit.ly/2XeXARC

Book Club at Sherman Oaks Branch Library: Discusses “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28. Request the Zoom link in advance by email to [email protected] (put “Book Club” in the subject line). bit.ly/3kVOhmV

 

CHARITY

 

American Red Cross-Los Angeles Region: The organization is calling for blood donations, particularly type O and giving platelets. Search for a donation site and schedule an appointment here: www.redcrossblood.org. Or call, 800-733-2767.

 

Send information at least two weeks in advance to Holly Andres at [email protected] 818-713-3708.

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