APRIL/MAY CALENDAR

Assembled by Zina Josephs

Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27– 11 AM to 4 PM
2008 Celebration For The Arts!
Santa Monica Pier

(presented by the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation)

Music, drama, dance performances, and original art, by SMMUSD students!
Mural painting, face painting, silent auction, artisan vendors, celebrities
from Disney & Nickolodeon
Admission is FREE!

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Saturday, April 26

AltBuild
S.M. Civic Auditorium (Pico and Main St.)

The expo is free and open to the public, offering the first official presentation
by the Green Cities California collaborative, a coalition of cities throughout
the state committed to policies that reduce carbon footprint and impact
on the environment. Speakers and exhibitors.
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Sunday, April 27, 4 PM

SMC Wind Ensemble
Concert Hall
1900 Pico Blvd.

Program includes the Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2

For more information, phone 310-434-3000 or 310-434-4323.

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Monday, April 28th — 2:30 PM

Court hearing (USA v City of Santa Monica)

(FAA attempt to prevent Santa Monica from implementing the
ban on C and D aircraft at S.M. Airport.)
U.S. District Courthouse
Courtroom 10, Judge Wu
Spring Street Courthouse (across from L.A. City Hall)
Los Angeles 90012

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Monday, April 28th, 7:30 PM

Airport Commission meeting
City Hall
Annual Noise Report Workshop. For the agenda,
go to http://www.smgov.net/airport/ and click on “SMAC Meeting Agenda.”

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Monday, April 28, 7 PM

Samohi Spring Orchestra Concert
Barnum Hall
Santa Monica High School

The Symphony toured Vienna, Prague and Salzburg during spring break.

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Tuesday, April 29, 7 PM

Samohi Choir Concert
Barnum Hall
Santa Monica High School

Samohi choral groups received accolades at the recent
Heritage Music Festival in San Francisco.

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Tuesday, April 29th

City Council meeting
City Hall

Agendas posted at http://www.smgov.net/cityclerk/council/agendas/2008/
Contact City Council members at council@smgov.net
Council discussion and vote on Third Street Historic District appeal;
Public hearing on the 2008-2014 Housing Element — goals and programs
that will guide the city’s efforts to maintain housing affordability and to
produce new housing for the community.

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Wednesday, May 7th, 7 – 9 PM

Community meeting – Carob trees/Community Forest Renewal Program
Civic Auditorium east wing (Pico and Main St.)

A discussion of the city’s recently released carob tree assessment report
(posted at www.smgov.net), as well as a broader discussion of the
Community Forest management program and practices.

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Thursday, May 8th, 7 – 9 PM
FOSP Board/Membership meeting
Mt. Olive Church
14th & Ocean Park Blvd.
City Forrester Walt Warriner and Public Landscape Manager Randy Little
will do a brief Powerpoint presentation about the community forest renewal
program for FY 2008-09, and then open it up to Q and A.

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Thursday, May 8th, 6 – 8 PM
Westside Extension Transit Corridor Update Meeting
S.M. Public Library, Multipurpose Room, 2nd floor
601 Santa Monica Blvd.
Join Metro to learn about progress on the Alternatives Analysis Study.
More info at www.metro.net/westside or 213-922-6934.

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Saturday, May 10th, 11 AM to 6 PM

Santa Monica Festival
Clover Park
Ocean Park Blvd. at 25th

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Monday, May 12th, 7 PM

Santa Monica College – Board of Trustees
Main Campus, Business Building, Rm. 117

Agenda posted at www.smc.edu

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Saturday, May 17th, 10 AM to 12:30 PM

Santa Monica Neighborhood Council
Ken Edwards Center, 1527 4th St.

All city residents are invited to discuss citywide and neighborhood issues.
www.sm4residents.net

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Monday, June 2nd, 7:30 PM

Airport Commission
Ken Edwards Center, 1527 4th St. (note different location)
Agenda posted at http://www.smgov.net/airport/

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Saturday, June 14th, 1:30 to 4 PM

FOSP Annual General Membership Meeting
Guest speaker: City Manager P. Lamont Ewell
Mt. Olive Church
14th & Ocean Park Blvd.

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