Good evening, San Gabriel

In an effort to enhance Smith Park and Smith Park Pool, the City of San Gabriel is applying for funds from Proposition 68 that would be used to fund improvements. In order to apply for the grant, the City needs to solicit input from the community about potential enhancements that would be made to Smith Park and Smith Park Pool.

If you'd like to share your input, please fill out this online survey - every piece of feedback helps.

Now, here's what's making news for the week of June 26, 2019:
Free concert this Thursday at the Playhouse
The talented ladies of Jazz in Pink are coming to the Playhouse Plaza this Thursday, June 27 at 7:00 p.m. for the first of three outdoor summer concerts! Jazz in Pink has performed throughout the country and around the world, and most recently at the Hollywood Bowl earlier this month.
Veterans: get resources at the Veterans Forum on June 28
Please join Congresswoman Judy Chu, Congresswoman Grace F. Napolitano and Supervisor Kathryn Barger for the 8th Annual Veterans Forum on Saturday, June 29 at 8:00 a.m. at the National Guard Armory in Azusa.

Veterans are invited to meet with representatives from the Department of Veteran Affairs, non-profit organizations and panel presentations on VA benefits, colleges, post-traumatic stress disorder and overcoming homelessness.
Sign up and help the U.S. Census Bureau
The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census Bureau count, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff and supervisory staff.

If you're interested in helping your community, please click here.
Mission Playhouse welcomes new intern
This summer, the Playhouse welcomes Lisa as the new historical costume intern. Lisa will be writing condition reports, cleaning and archiving costumes from the historic Mission Play.

A theatre major at Loyola Marymount University with a costume design focus, Lisa will also be assisting with archiving documents from the Mission Play. Read her first blog entry at the link below.
Upcoming meetings
  • City Council: July 2, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall in Council Chambers
Upcoming events
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