Good evening, San Gabriel

We hope you had a great time at our Independence Day celebration. As summer continues, please join us this Thursday at Vincent Lugo Park for a concert by Big City Hillbillies followed by a showing of "The Lego Ninjago Movie." Please also be sure to explore our Parks After Dark program, which features activities and crafts every Tuesday at Marshall Park and every Thursday at Vincent Lugo Park until August 16.

In addition, Caltrans will also be closing the onramps, offramps, the high-occupancy vehicle lanes and the roadway underneath the San Gabriel Boulevard I-10 overpass from July 13 at 10:00 p.m. to July 16 by 5:00 a.m.

Now, here's what's making news for the week of July 11, 2018:
Big City Hillbillies and a movie this Thursday
Our Summer Nights series continues this Thursday beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a country concert by the Big City Hillbillies and a showing of "The Lego Ninjago Movie."

Next week, on July 19, come back to Vincent Lugo Park for a kids concert by Kiddle Karoo followed by a screening of "The Emoji Movie." Join us for fun under the stars as we continue our summertime series!
Visit your local San Gabriel park for Parks After Dark
Get out of your house and into some of San Gabriel's great parks!

Head out to Marshall Park on Tuesdays and on Thursdays at Vincent Lugo Park for fun activities and crafts! These events take place from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. with activities planned through August 16.
City Manager's monthly message:
coyotes, new City Hall kiosk and more
The City Manager's update for the month of June is now available, including a look at the City's coyote outreach plan, the new City Hall Kiosk and more.
Jazz Nights continues with Yuko Mabuchi on July 26
Jazz Nights at the Playhouse continues with a free concert on July 26 at 6:30 p.m. featuring the Yuko Mabuchi Trio with special guests Robert Kyle on saxophone and Billy Mitchell on keys.

Born in Japan, Yuko began playing the piano at the age of four. Since then, Yuko has performed at the Walt Disney Concert Hall and released three records since moving to the United States in 2016.
Upcoming meetings
  • City Council: July 17 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall in Council Chambers
Upcoming events

  • Assemblymember Ed Chau: Consumer Protection Workshop on July 12 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Alhambra Public Library
  • City of San Gabriel: Summer Nights: Big City Hillbillies and "The Lego Ninjago Movie" on July 12 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Vincent Lugo Park
  • San Gabriel Library: National Summer Learning Day on July 14 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: Summer Learning Day: Brain Games on July 14 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: DJ 101 for Teens on July 17 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: Book Club for Adults: The Atomic City Girls on July 18 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • La Casa de San Gabriel: Not-for-Profit Accounting & Tax Updates on July 18 at 6:30 p.m. at 203 East Mission Road
  • City of San Gabriel: Summer Nights: Kiddle Karoo and "The Emoji Movie" on July 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Vincent Lugo Park
  • La Casa de San Gabriel: Inaugural Gift Card Gathering on July 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at 203 East Mission Road
  • San Gabriel Historical Association: Keep Our History Alive on August 10 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at 324 South Mission Drive
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