WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - August 15, 2018
Message from the HHPNC President
Happy beautiful August! This month is flying by so fast we will be saying goodbye to summer soon, but not so much the heat I’m afraid. However, I am happy to report all the great things that HHPNC is working on and contributing to the community and people we serve.   Read all about it here.

Call for Submissions
Call for Artists & Submissions – Sacred Memories 2018: Cross Cultural Expressions of Day of the Dead
Presented by El Pueblo Historical Monument, El Pueblo Park Association, and the Department of Cultural Affairs, Sacred Memories 2018: Cross Cultural Expressions of Day of the Dead will feature various artistic interpretations that explore the world’s rituals that venerate the departed, including Dia de los Muertos. More Info
Special Election for District 5 School Board Seat Likely
The Los Angeles Unified School District board will consider a special election and interim replacement for convicted member Ref Rodriguez. Read more
Explore Highland Park on Foot
Veterans Upward Bound
Helping the Homelessness
Contribute to LA Sanitation's Non Perishable Food Drive Aug 6-17
You can contribute to LA Sanitation’s Non-Perishable Food Drive, happening Monday August 6th – Friday August 17th.

Free Legal Name & Gender Marker Change Clinic
August Audubon Calendar
Solar Movie Night - Aug. 16th
Solar Movie Night: Watch The Lorax with GRID GLA & Audubon!
Thursday, August 16 at 6 PM - 10 PM
Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council Free Movie Night
 "Jumanji - Welcome to the Jungle" - Aug. 17th
Car & Bike Show - Aug. 19th
August 19th at Avenue 50 Studio
Puppets in the Park - Aug. 19th
Public Works Townhall - Aug. 22nd
Quincy Night II - August 25th
Saturday, August 25 at 7 PM - 12 AM
3540 N Mission Rd, Los Angeles, California 90031

Play Music on the Porch Day - Aug. 25
48th Chicano Moratorium Commemoration | Boyle Heights
Latina Writers Conference in September
Jazz Festival - Sept. 29 & 30
Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair 2018
Highland Park Independent Film Festival
The 5th annual independent film festival is coming OCTOBER 4-7 to the Historic Highland Theatre in the heart of Highland Park. CALL FOR ENTRIES are now live. 20% off to the first 20 submissions. Visit www.hpifilmfest.com to submit your film today! #nela #hpiff2018 #supportindiefilm #shorts #features #filmfreeway
Legal Assistance for Immigrants
News from the City of LA
Keep Your Home SAFE All Year Round
Anytime is the right time to free your home of the clutter that has piled up over the past year. To help out with this, LA Sanitation’s  SAFE Centers  all across the city are ready to take all of your unwanted household hazardous waste.
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