Sierra Madre Older American of the Year Nominations

Sierra Madre, CA. – January 28, 2015 – The Senior Community Commission and Community Services Department is now accepting nominations for the Older “Sierra Madre” American of the Year. If you know someone who lives in Sierra Madre, has demonstrated outstanding community service, and is 60 years of age or older please be sure to fill out a nomination form, due by Tuesday, February 17th, 2015.

Senior Master Plan Town Hall Meetings

Sierra Madre, CA. – January 27, 2015 – The City of Sierra Madre and the Senior Master Plan Committee are in the process of updating the Senior Master Plan. The initial stages of the update will focus on two Town Hall meetings to gain feedback from our older adult population. Participation in these Town Hall meetings is an excellent way to provide your input and help shape the future needs of the older adult community. We encourage you to attend one of our meetings and be an integral part of this process!

The first Town Hall meeting is on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 4:00pm. The meeting is at St. Rita’s O’Malley Hall, located at 322 N. Baldwin Ave., Sierra Madre, CA 91024.

Don’t Be Left Out, Get Your Tickets Now for One Book One City Scotch Tasting

Sierra Madre, CA - January 21, 2015 - Ticket sales begin on January 31st for the popular Scotch Tasting event, part of the One Book One City program at the Sierra Madre Public Library. The classic detective novel, The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler, is Sierra Madre Library’s 2015 One Book, One City pick and a month of exciting events is planned celebrating Chandler and the LA Noir genre.

Read, Discover, Connect Art & Essay Contest at the Sierra Madre Library

Sierra Madre, CA. – January 20, 2015 – Students in grades K – 8 are invited to enter the Library Art and Essay contest, starting February 2, 2015. This year’s theme is: Read, Discover, Connect @ Sierra Madre Public Library and entries should reflect the theme as closely as possible. Entry forms are available at the Public Library, on the library website, and at schools in Sierra Madre beginning January 31, 2015.