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Parks After Dark

Parks After Dark is Here! Bring the family and enjoy activities that include sports leagues, fitness classes, arts and crafts, cooking classes, recreational swim, dive-in movies, movies in the park, and concerts in the park. Parks After Dark is free and open to all ages. Activities are scheduled at Robinson Park, Villa-Parke Community Center, La Pintoresca Teen Center, and Loma Alta Park. Please call Efrain Montes at (626) 744-7330 for more information.

July 11 - August 16
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

NFL Pass, Punt, Kick Program

The NFL Pass, Punt, Kick program is a national skills competition for boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 15 to compete against their peers. Established in 1961, the Pass, Punt, Kick program is the oldest NFL Youth Football program.

Girls and boys in five separate age divisions (6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, and 14-15) compete against each other in punting, passing and place kicking in a fun and engaging forum.

The program is free for every youngster who wants to participate! Hurry and register now.

To register or for more information regarding PPK, please call (626) 744-7506.

Sunday, July 21
Ages 6-15
Girls and Boys

Game Day 2013

La Pintoresca Teen Education Center (LPTEC) and the Northwest Ambassadors Program invite all teens to the Second Annual Game Day.

Join other teens as we play America's favorite sports such as baseball, basketball, volleyball, and a special tug-a-war battle.

It will be hot, so dip into the fun at our water balloon fight and water slide.

For more information, please call Yuriko Montes at (626) 345-0708 or Lola Osborne at (626) 744-4791.

Thursday, August 1, 2013
12:00-3:00 p.m.
Brenner Park

Old Pasadena Film Festival

It's time again for the Old Pasadena Film Festival.

This four-week free movie series is the largest open-air film festival in California.

Enjoy movies such Young Frankenstein, Men In Black and True Grit.

With over twenty screenings and three locations, there's a film right for you. For details, times and locations click here.  It ends soon, so join in before it's over.

Northwest Neighborhood Movie Night Under the Stars!

Orange Heights is partnering with five other NW neighborhood associations and District 5 City Staff to hold this FREE family event.

Bring your blanket, chairs and family.

Three food trucks - Pie & Burger, The Grilled Cheese and Don Chow Tacos - will be selling food at Movie Night.  Or, if you prefer, bring your own picnic.

Free popcorn will be provided by the City of Pasadena.

Washington Park - the first park established in NW Pasadena in 1922 is a five-acre jewel and a wonderful back drop to enjoy the family film Night At The Museum.

This promises to be a great family evening.

Saturday, July 27, 2013
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Washington Park
700 E. Washington Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91104

Seabiscuit-Themed Artwork on Display

Special "Seabiscuit"-themed artwork created by adults with disabilities who are enrolled in Pasadena's Adaptive Recreation Art Program will be on display at the Armory Center.

The public is invited to attend an opening reception for the artists and their artwork.

An art booklet on the theme of "Seabiscuit" will be available for a $20.00 donation.

July 13 to Sept. 7, 2013
Armory Center for the Arts
145 N. Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103

Diabetes Workshop at Pacific Clinics

Is your blood sugar high? Do you feel thirsty or hungry all the time? These are just some the classic symptoms of Diabetes.

Learn the importance of identifying the disease and what preventive measures you can take.

This workshop will be presented by a nurse from Huntington Hospital specializing in the treatment and prevention of Diabetes.

To sign-up or for more details, please contact Brenda Gordon at (626) 441-4221, Ext. 1-136.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Pacific Clinics
William H. Compton Jr. Wellness Center
66 Hurlbut Street
Pasadena, CA 91105




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