'08 Silver Lake Calendar: May

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3 Saturday
~50 Pairs of Legs
2:30 PM ~TV: dust off those hats, start your Mint Juleps --"Kentucky Derby" runs on the tube, this time for the first time in decades with a filly in the pack.

2:00 - 4:00 PM (west coast) ~"Right Is Wrong: How the Lunatic Fringe Hijacked America, Shredded the Constitution, and Made Us All Less Safe" by Arianna Huffington, of Huffington Post, ills and remedies will be the discussion of Firedoglake Book Salon - to hear on-line: http://action.firedoglake.com/page/s/booksalonsignup
3:30 PM ~ TV: Bernard Parks & Mark Ridley-Thomas will mix it up --or keep it all hidden --while "debating" who should "represent" the District --both want LA County Board of Supervisors job Yvonne Burke has been doing for decades. Eye-ball --Nothing to do with You? What happens with the Board --doesn't stay in chambers, it spreads across entire county, unless you KNOW you won't be needing a museum -a sheriff -a highway -a beach -a mountain or a hospital. Don't get informed, don't vote/opt for "write-in": don't whine when Stuff Happens Details

4 Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM ~ Cinco de Mayo celebration: ballet folklorico, mariachis, and charros; salsa-tasting competition, tortilla making demonstration; activities for children include making papel picado and scavenger hunt in the museum galleries - all included in museum admission, Autry National Center, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Western Heritage Way / Zoo Drive, Los Angeles 90027 Wheel Chair Access (323) 667-2000

4:00 - 5:30 PM ~ So. California Brahms Festival, Part 4: Late Chamber Music
"fun interactive journey through the life and music of composer Johannes Brahms." Music: Clarinet Trio, First Congregational Church of Los Angeles, historical landmark that houses world's largest church pipe organ, downtown, 540 South Commonwealth Avenue -Commonwealth - 6Th Street, Los Angeles, 90020 - 7 ticketed concerts per season $15-$19
Mid-day recitals: each Thursday at 12:10pm - about 40 minutes long - Free. musicadministrator@fccla.org

Cinco Monday

7 Tuesday
~Youth and Families
7:00 PM ~ MEETING: 1st Tuesday of each month, Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Office – 2898 Rowena Ave. Silver Lake

7 Wednesday
~Governing Board
7:00 PM ~ MEETING: 1st Wednesday of each month, Silver Lake Neighborhood Council, Micheltorena Street Elementary School Auditorium, 1511 Micheltorena Street x Sunset, Silver Lake

8 Thursday
7:00 PM ~ MEETING: 2nd Thursday of each month, Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Office – 2898 Rowena Ave. Silver Lake

9 Friday
~ Food
PM ~ Farmer's Market: SEE Sidebar - Echo Park

10 Saturday
~Selling Elections
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM ~You: happy as clam in broth that developers -mega-corps -various interests donate to candidates for local election, so you don't have to? --You: way don't want the rep who had the best collection machine? --Developers who donate, e.g., get/don't get: enough in-put on condo conversions of apt buildings, eminent domain, etc. --the rep owes/shouldn't owe: pay-back for election donations? YOU: can actually Have Your Say --get heard by LA City Council Rules and Elections Committee --seeking your in-put --on system Rule Change of full public funding for city election campaigns --on issues of competition, accountability and access; You're not a SL stakeholder: they will listen to you also, Ivanhoe Elementary School, 2828 Herkimer Street, Los Angeles 90039 Contact: Loren Colin, SLNC lorencolin@yahoo.com details

~ Food
AM ~Farmer's Market - SEE: Sidebar - Silver Lake

14 Wednesday
~Urban Design and Preservation
7:00 PM ~ MEETING: 2nd Wednesday, Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Office – 2898 Rowena Ave. Silver Lake

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