Library Winners of Art and Essay Contest

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 11, 2014 - Winners of the Sierra Madre Public Library So Much To See, So Much To Do Art and Essay Contest were honored with cash prizes and certificates in an award ceremony at the Library. Children in grades K – 2 created drawings showing So Much to See. So Much to Do @ the Library and students in grades 3-8 wrote an essay telling why they feel there is So Much to See. So Much to Do @ Sierra Madre Public Library.

Sierra Madre Call for Artists

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 11, 2014 - The City of Sierra Madre is seeking artists for the City Hall Art Shows. Art Shows at City Hall are held throughout the year and feature local artists in a variety of mediums. The shows are up for 8 weeks and artists can host a reception for friends and family. The deadline for submission is Monday, June 9, 2014.

Community Yard Sale in Sierra Madre

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 11, 2014 - The City of Sierra Madre Senior Community Commission is hosting the 4th Annual Community Yard Sale on Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. located in the Sierra Vista Park (611 E. Sierra Madre Blvd). Community organizations and members are invited to come together with their neighbors to participate in a community yard sale. Participants have the opportunity to clean out their garages, attics, storage sheds and closets without sending those items to landfill.

Kids Fun Run T-Shirt Contest - Open

Sierra Madre, CA. - April 9, 2014 - The 2014 Mount Wilson Trail Race Kids Fun Run T-Shirt Design contest is underway! Local youth, kindergarten through 8th grade, are invited to submit their 8 ½ x 11 original artwork for this annual competition. The winner’s design will be screened on the back of the Kids Fun Run T-Shirts and will also be recognized at the beginning of the Mount Wilson Trail Race on May 24th. The submission must carry the theme of a youth running and a depiction of the mountain with the words “2014 Mount Wilson Trail Race 8th Annual Kids Fun Run” in any order.

Fourth of July Grand Marshal Nominations Sought

The Volunteer Sierra Madre Fourth of July Committee is seeking nominations for the 2014 Fourth of July Parade Grand Marshal. The Parade will be held as always the morning of July 4th.

Parade Grand Marshal nominees should embody the spirit of Sierra Madre, be an active volunteer in any of the local nonprofit organizations or in some way contributed to the betterment of Sierra Madre. Nominees may be an individual or volunteers or an organization.