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What Music and Dinner
Who Hosted by Long Beach Local
When Saturday, July 20 from 5pm to 9pm
Where Lot 59, 2714 California Ave.
More Info This event is open to families and guests of all ages. A $5 entrance fee is required to support the musicians and the meal itself will be $20. The menu will feature vegetables and herbs from the garden and will be posted on instagram @farmersash. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs, blankets and beverages as none will be provided at the event. Please do not bring pets.

What Free family art workshop
Who Long Beach Museum of Art
When Sunday, July 21
Where Long Beach Museum of Art
More Info A weekly summer art workshop for families. Each art project will be inspired by the museum’s exhibitions. These events are free to participate in and no registration is required.

What Art Exhibit
Who Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum
When Monday, July 22 until Tuesday, Dec. 31
Where Pacific Island Ethnic Art Museum
More Info An art exhibit that highlights both traditional and modern art that deals with Pacific Islander cultural experiences involving pregnancy, birth, and parenthood. Admission to the museum costs $5 for adults, $3 for students and seniors, and is free for children under 12.

What Free concert
Who The Bernie Pearl Blues Band with vocalist Barbara Morrison
When Sunday, July 28, from 5:30pm to 7pm
Where Rancho Los Cerritos, 4600 Virginia Rd.
More Info As part of their Concert on the Lawn series Rancho Los Cerritos will be hosting a free night of Blues Music.

What A performance and conversation about environmentalism
Who Mujeres de la Tierra
When Thursday, July 25 from 6:30pm to 9pm
Where Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
More Info A free performance that explores the concepts of water conservation, public health, plastic pollution and civic engagement through the dramatic story of one family. To register for the performance visit

What Support Group
Who The Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group
When Tuesday, August 13 from 3pm to 5pm
Where Millers Children’s & Women’s Hospital, Conference Room A1,
More Info This gathering welcomes anyone who wishes to safely express their feelings, thoughts and experiences regarding Alzheimer’s. The support group also aims to provide attendees with ways to cope with and manage the struggles surrounding the disease. To register call (323) 930-6256.

What Lecture and movie screening
Who Mariusz Wirga, M.D.
When Friday, August 16 at noon
Where Memorial Care Long Beach Medical Center, Houssels Forum
More Info Mariusz Wirga, M.D. will be giving a lecture on the healing power of laughter. The lecture will be followed by a screening of Ghostbusters and a complimentary lunch. To register call (562) 933-1650.

What Free museum tour
Who Long Beach Museum of Art
When Friday, July 26
Where Long Beach Museum of Art
More Info A free tour led by a trained museum docent that will inform attendees of the museum’s history and current artwork.

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