Children Create Rose Floats at Sierra Madre Library

Local children will create mini rose floats on Monday, December 23, 2013, at 10:00 am, at the Sierra Madre Public Library. Sierra Madre Rose Float Association official Bob Young will bring pieces of foam from Sierra Madre’s entry into this year’s Tournament of Roses Parade and children will use them as the bases for their own beautiful floats. Afterwards, the children will tow their floats in a parade through the Library to the new Local History Room.

Holiday Hours for the City of Sierra Madre

Sierra Madre, CA. ‐ December 17, 2013

The City of Sierra Madre City Hall, Public Library, Community Recreation Center and Hart Park House Senior Center will be closed December 25, 2013 - January 1, 2014. Normal operations will resume Thursday, January 2, 2014.

The Sierra Madre Public Library will be open to the public on Christmas Eve day, Tuesday, December 24, 2013 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. A special holiday craft will be offered on Monday, December 23 at 10:00 am. Children of all ages are welcome to make mini rose floats.

City Not Responsible for Robo-Phone Calls

Sierra Madre, CA December 16, 2013

Residents have reported receiving a “robo-call” from a group identifying itself as, “Water for You”, no other identification or return number is provided for this group. A number of residents have reported the calls as “threatening” and the City felt it was important to clarify that the City is not responsible for the calls. The City of Sierra Madre does not know who has paid for these robo-phone calls, nor does the City have contact information for this group.

Committee Members and Volunteers Wanted for the Sierra Madre Fourth of July Committee

Join in the fun of hosting Sierra Madre’s favorite hometown tradition, 4th of July! The Sierra Madre Fourth of July Committee is looking for motivated, enthusiastic, creative, and friendly volunteers to serve as a committee member or day-of volunteer.

Committee members would assist with various tasks to help with the planning and execution of the parade and festivities. Day-of volunteers would provide their support for festivities on July 3 or July 4.

If you are interested in becoming involved please provide your name, phone number and email address to Recreation Supervisor Kyle Schnurr at or by calling the Community services Department at 626-355-5278.