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Be sure to attend this Saturday's 'Egg'straordinary Celebration at Smith Park from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The event will feature a pancake breakfast, face painting, pancake races and an egg hunt! We hope to see you there!

In addition, if you want to make a difference in your community, sign up for a commission today! Applications will be accepted until March 30.

Now, here's what's making news for the week of March 28, 2018. 
Celebrate spring at the 'Egg'straordinary Celebration
Event takes place on March 31 at Smith Park
Bring your family to the 74th Annual Pancake Breakfast and Egg Hunt sponsored by the San Gabriel Kiwanis Club and the Community Services department! This free event will feature a variety of fun spring-time activities, including a pancake breakfast, face painting, pancake races and a visit from the Easter Bunny!
City Council to hear diversity and inclusion resolution
A preview of the April 3 City Council meeting is now online
In response to the February 6 City Council meeting, the City Council will be reviewing a resolution that welcomes both native born and immigrants to the City of San Gabriel.

The resolution is intended to help aid local law enforcement by encouraging undocumented immigrants to come forward with information about crime without the fear of deportation.
Learn more about the City's Parks & Open Space Plan
See the City's vision for parks, open space and facilities
Over the last several months, the City's Community Services department, along with GreenPlay, LLC, have been developing a master plan to provide a citywide vision for parks, open space and facilities based off community feedback. While not legislatively binding, this master plan is merely a planning document that can serve as a source of discussion for the entire community.

Learn more about the plan at the link below, and be sure to attend the April 3 study session at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.
Meet your new San Gabriel District Lieutenants
Lt. Rene Hernandez and Lt. Brian Kott join the program
With the San Gabriel Police Department's recent promotions, the District Lieutenants program will be receiving two new appointments. Lieutenant Rene Hernandez and Lieutenant Brian Kott will be joining the program, with Sergeant Cruz Hernandez taking over traffic and parking related issues.

If you have a non-emergency issue, neighborhood concern or general public safety issue, contacting your District Lieutenant is an effective way of getting your issue resolved.
Tickets now on sale for Jornada
Experience a multi-cultural dance show
Now in its third year, the multi-cultural dance show exclusive to the Playhouse continues its unstoppable journey in a riot of color and positive energy as the show traces the roots, growth and influence of Flamenco in the global culture of dance on April 29 at 7:30 p.m.

Jornada brings together dancers, choreographers and live musicians as they draw on lively Indian, Persian, Mongolian and Spanish traditions to create this unique celebration of life.
Upcoming City Council meetings
  Study Sessions
  • Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 5:30 p.m., Fire Deployment Study, City Hall, Conference Room A
    (Rescheduled for April 17)
  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 6:00 p.m., Parks Master Plan, City Hall, Conference Room A
  Regular Meetings
  • Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 7:30 p.m., City Council Meeting, City Hall, Council Chambers
Upcoming commission meetings
  • Monday, April 2, 2018 - 7:00 p.m., Community Services Commission, City Hall, Council Chambers
All meetings are held at City Hall in the Council Chambers.

Upcoming events at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse:
  • Sunday, April 15, 2:00 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "Esperanza Flores Ballet Folklorico's Fiesta Internacional 2018," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Saturday, April 21, 7:00 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "American Chinese Dance Association's Dance Festival," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Sunday, April 22, 2:30 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "Silent Sundays Film Series: The Cameraman starring Buster Keaton," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Saturday, April 28, 2:30 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "Chinese Outreach's Mothers Are The Best," 320 South Mission Drive
  • Sunday, April 29, 7:30 p.m.: San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, "Jornada: The Flourishing of Flamenco," 320 South Mission Drive
Here is a list of events coming up in the San Gabriel community:
Click on the links in each event for more information, or  click here for more events .
We're currently recruiting for the following positions:
  • Chief City Clerk - Closes March 29, 2018
  • Mission Playhouse Stage Crew - Multiple positions available!
  • Mission Playhouse Usher - Continuous
  • Police Dispatcher Clerk - Continuous
  • Police Dispatcher Clerk (Part-Time) - Continuous
  • Police Officer (Entry Level Recruit) - Continuous
  • Police Officer (Lateral/Academy Graduate) - Continuous
  • Recreation Leader
  • Lifeguard/Swim Instructor
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