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2017

checkmarkLOMITA PARK & RECREATION SPECIAL EVENTS 2017

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checkmarkCERT Exercise When: Saturday, October 14, 2017 9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.)Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne AvenuePosted on October 2,2017

checkmarkHalloween @ Lomita Park - When: Tuesday, October 31, 2017(6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Lomita Park, 24428 Eshelman AvenuePosted on September 18,,2017

checkmarkVeteran’s Day Ceremony -
When: Saturday, November 11, 2017 (11:00 a.m.) Veteran’s Park, 257th Street and Walnut AvenuePosted on September 6,,2017

checkmark2017 State of the City Luncheon - When:Thursday, November 16, 2017 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Lomita Park, 24428 Eshelman AvenuePosted on September 6,,2017

checkmarkTeuchert Park Dedication Ceremony When: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (4:30 p.m.) 1844 W. 259th Place, Lomita, CAPosted on March 29, 2017

checkmarkBulky Item Pick-Up- When: Week of April 3-7 - Citywide Posted on March 14, 2017

checkmarkFREE California Friendly Landscape Class hosted by the City Wednesday March 29th @ 5:00pm Learn the latest techniques in creating your own California friendly garden.Posted on March 9, 2017

checkmarkNotice of Community Meeting Regarding Storm Incident on January 22, 2017
When: Monday, February 27, 2017 (6:00 p.m.)
Los Angeles County Lomita Library Community Room, 24200 Narbonne Avenue
For those residents impacted, or other interested parties, by the storm and mudflow on Cypress St., and surrounding areas.Posted on February 22, 2017

2016

checkmarkHoliday Christmas Tree Lighting When: December 2, 2016, 5:30 pm- Location: Lomita City Hall Front Lawn, 24300 Narbonne Avenue Posted on November 23, 2016

checkmarkHousehold Hazardous Waste & E-Waste Round-Up When: December 10, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. - Location: Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne Avenue Posted on November 23, 2016

checkmarkSanta and the Polar Express @ The Lomita Railroad Museum When: December 11, 2016, 1:00 pm – 4:00 p.m. - Location: 2137 W. 250th Street Posted on November 23, 2016

checkmarkHousehold Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Round-Up - When: December 10, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location: Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne AvenuePosted on November 11, 2016,

checkmarkCity of Lomita 2016 State of the City Luncheon - When: November 17, 2016, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm. Location: Lomita Park Tom Rico Center Posted on August 16, 2016

checkmarkLow Cost Vaccination, Microchipping and Licensing Clinic – When: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 from 6:00 pm. – 7:30 p.m.  Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne Avenue. Posted on June 13, 2016

checkmarkFounder's Day and Fireworks When: Saturday, June 25, 2016 (3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.) Lomita Park, 24424 Eshelman AvenuePosted on 05/19/16

checkmarkCommunity Meeting – Discussion re: Teuchert Park Design and Operation (1845 W. 260th Street)
When: Thursday, June 2, 2016 (6:00 p.m.) Lomita City Hall, 24300 Narbonne AvenuePosted on 05/19/16

checkmarkBulky Item Pick-Up - Bulky item pickup is scheduled for the first FULL week of April (April 4-9) on your regularly scheduled trash pick-up day. Items should be placed at curbside no later than 6:00 a.m. on your collection day. Special refuse is defined as furniture, appliances, water heaters, refrigerators (compressors removed), stoves, sinks, lawn furniture, doors, windows, mattresses and rugs. Unacceptable items include: construction waste, green waste and hazardous waste. For more information, please contact CalMet Services at 562-259-1239.Posted on 03/29/16

checkmark2016 City Golf Tournament REGISTRATION -AND SPONSORSHIP Information - June 6, 2016Posted on 03/28/16

checkmarkStory Time at the Railroad Museum with Special Guest State Senator Ben Allen
When: Thursday, March 24, 2016 (10:30 a.m.) Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 West 250th StreetPosted on 03/22/16

checkmarkEaster Egg Hunt @ Lomita Park - When: Saturday, March 26, 2016 (9:30 a.m.) - Lomita City Hall, 24300 Narbonne Avenue >Posted on 03/22/16


checkmarkEaster@Railroad Museum - When: Saturday, March 26, 2016 Egg Hunt (12:30 p.m.) - Pictures with the Easter Bunny (1-3 p.m) - Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 West 250th StreetPosted on 03/22/16

checkmarkLomita C.E.R.T. Training - When: 3 Consecutive Saturdays starting on Saturday, February 27, 2016 (8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.)- Lomita City Hall, 24300 Narbonne Avenue<Posted on 01/28/16

checkmarkStory Time @ the Lomita Railroad Museum - When: Thursday, February 4,11, 15, 25,, 2016 (10:30 a.m.) Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 W. 250th StreetPosted on 01/28/16

checkmarkStatewide Traffic Tickets/Infraction Amnesty Program – The State of California has approved a one-time traffic ticket amnesty program which will run from October 1, 2015 to March 31, 2017.  Individuals who have outstanding traffic tickets and/or a suspended driver's license may be eligible for a reduction and/or reinstatement of their license.  For additional information, please visit Posted on 01/21/16

checkmarkCERT Refresher Course - When: Saturday, January 30, 2016 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) - Lomita City Hall, 24300 Narbonnee AvenuePosted on 01/14/15

checkmarkLomita Railroad Museum – Speaker's Forum - When: Thursday, January 14, 2016 (Cancelled) - Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 W. 250th Street

2015

checkmarkLomita City Hall Holiday Open House - Thursday, December 17, 2015 (2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.) - Lomita City Hall, 24300 Narbonne AvenuePosted on12/10/15

checkmarkHousehold Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup – Saturday, December 12 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne Avenue

checkmarkAnnual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony - Friday, December 4, 2015 (5:30 p.m.) - Lomita City Hall Front Lawn, 24300 Narbonne AvenuePosted on10/16/15

checkmarkSanta & the Polar Express @ the Railroad Museum -When: Sunday, December 13, 2015 (1:00-4:00 p.m.) -Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 W. 250th Street

checkmarkGroundbreaking Ceremony for the New Lomita Library and Community Room - When: Monday, November 9, 2015 (3:00 p.m.) - 24200 Narbonne Avenue, Lomita, CAPosted on11/02/15

checkmarkSOUTH BAY ECONOMIC FORECAST CONFERENCE - FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2015: 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. — Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors - 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. — Speaker Panel and Economic Forecast Presentation - Loker Student Union | Grand Ballroom | 1000 E. Victoria Street, Carson, CA 90747Posted on10/20/15

checkmarkVeteran's Day Ceremony - Wednesday, November 11, 2015 (11:00 a.m.) - Veteran's Park, Walnut Avenue/257th Street Posted on10/16/15

checkmarkWater System Maintenance - Water Free Chlorine NoticePosted on10/01/15

checkmark Halloween Parade & Carnival @ Lomita Park - Friday, October 30, 2015 (6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.) Lomita Park, 24428 Eshelman AvenuePosted on 9/29/15

checkmarkHalloween @ the Lomita Railroad Museum - Saturday, October 31, 2015 (4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.) - Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 @. 250th Street Posted on 9/29/15

checkmarkFounders Day Celebration, June 27, 2015 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Lomita Park, 24228 Eshelman Avenue - Firework Show to begin at 9:00 PM.Posted on 6/16/15

checkmarkLow Cost Vaccination, Microchip and Licensing Clinic – Wednesday, July 29, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne Avenue Posted on 5/6/15

checkmark City of Lomita 9th Annual Golf Classic & Mayor's Cup - 1:00 PM, Monday, June 8, 2015, at El Dorado Park Golf Course 2400 N. Studebaker Road Long BeachPosted on 4/14/15

checkmarkEaster Egg Hunt (+Easter Bunny and Balloonist) @ Lomita Park, 24428 Eshelman Avenue – April 4, 2015 starting @ 9:30 a.m. sharp  Posted on 3/25/15

checkmark Easter Egg Hunt & Pictures with the Easter Bunny @ Lomita Railroad Museum, 2137 W 250th Street – April 4, 2015 Free Easter Egg Hunt starting @ 12:00 p.m.; Pictures with the Easter Bunny 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. - $4 for adults & $2 for children 12 and under(includes admission to the Lomita Railroad Museum) Posted on 3/25/15

checkmarkWest Basin Municipal Water District Free Rain Barrel Program – Saturday, February 28, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. – noon, El Segundo, CA.  Pre-Registration is required.. To register please call South Bay Environmental Services Center ar 310-371-4633 and ask about the rain barrel program. - Posted on 2/6/15

checkmarkProperty Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing Now Available to Lomita Property Owners for Energy Efficiency Upgrades (Solar Panels, Roofing and Insulation, HVAC, Windows & Skylights, Artificial Turf) - Posted on 2/2/15


2014


checkmarkSanta & the Polar Express @ the Lomita Railroad Museum (Admission is $10 per family and includes a Photo with Santa and a Special Reading of Polar Express) 2137 W. 250th Street – Sunday, December 7, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.-  Posted on 12/1/14

checkmarkHousehold Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup – Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Lomita City Hall Parking Lot, 24300 Narbonne Avenue Posted on 11/14/14

checkmarkFree Holiday Light Exchange @ South Bay Cities Council of Governments Office (20285 S. Western Avenue, Suite 100, Torrance, CA 90501) on November 13 and November 14 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Trade one working string of old incandescent holiday lights for one new energy efficient LED. Limit one box per household – must be a SCE or DWP customer and bring a utility bill or driver's license  - Posted on 10/28/14

checkmarkAnnual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Lomita City Hall (Holiday Performances & a Visit from Santa) 24300 Narbonne Avenue – Friday, December 5, 2014 starting at 5:30 p.m.  -Posted on 10/21/14

checkmarkHoliday Event @ the Lomita Railroad Museum (Admission is $10 per family and includes a Photo with Santa and a Special Reading of Polar Express) 2137 W. 250th Street – Sunday, December 7, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Posted on 10/21/14

checkmarkVeteran's Day Ceremony @ Veteran's Park, 25705 Walnut Street – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 @ 11 a.m. - Posted on 10/21/2014

checkmarkHalloween Carnival and Costume Contest @ Lomita Park (24428 Eshelman Avenue) – Friday, October 31, 2014 – 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Posted on 10/14/2014

checkmarkLomita Sheriff's Station Golf Tournament – Monday, November 17, 2014 @ Rolling Hills Country Club to benefit the Lomita Station Unit Fund - Posted on 10/9/2014

checkmarkLarge Item Pick-Up – Week of October 6 – October 10.  Items may be placed curbside before 6:00 a.m. on your regular collection day.  Acceptable items include furniture, appliances, water heaters, stoves, sinks, lawn furniture and mattresses.- Posted on 9/18/2014

checkmarkTurf Removal Rebate Program through West Basin Municipal Water District – Up to $3 per square foot (minimum 250 square feet of turf) - Posted on 9/16/2014

checkmarkThe Lomita Railroad Museum Speakers Series Presents The Lomita Flight Strip Story – October 16, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. located at the Lomita Railroad Museum; 2137 250th St. - Posted on 9/16/2014

checkmarkThe Lomita Railroad Museum Speakers Series Presents The Gold Rush is Still with Us Today - August 21, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. located at the Lomita Railroad Museum; 2137 250th St.- Posted on 8/19/2014

checkmarkSCAG Spotlight – Update on Regional Issues (Summit on Poverty, Water Affordability Survey, Federal Highway Trust Fund) -Posted on 8/14/2014

checkmark4th Annual Tom Rico Foundation 5-on-5 Men's Basketball Tournament (Revised Dates: September 12, 2014 to September 14, 2014) - Registration Deadline extended to September 6, 2014Posted 8/07/14

checkmarkHarry Potter Day @ the Lomita Railroad Museum, Saturday August 16, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Story Time, Trivia, Arts & Crafts and a Real Life Quidditch Game Posted 8/5/14

checkmark Community Day @ the Lomita Railroad Museum, Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 2137 W. 250th Street.  Free admission!  Museum tours, music, dance, face painting, art show, craft fair and food trucks! Posted 7/21/14

checkmarkMovie Under the Stars – "The Lego Movie", July 26, 2014 starting at 8:30 p.m. Lomita City Hall Front Lawn (24300 Narbonne Avenue) Posted 7/14/14....

checkmarkLow Cost Pet Vaccination and Microchip Clinic – July 9, 2014 @ Lomita City Hall Parking Lot 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Posted 6/25/14

checkmarkCommunity Meeting: Lomita Boulevard Street Improvement Project – July 1, 2014 @ Lomita City Hall, Commission Room starting at 6:30 p.m.; For additional information please contact Tom Shahbazi at 310-325-7110, x210 Posted 6/25/14

checkmark50th Anniversary Celebration @ Lomita Park 24428 Eshelman Avenue– June 28, 2014 @ 3:00 p.m. (DJ and Community Booths); Firework show to begin at 9:00 p.m.; For additional information please call (310) 326-0140 Posted 6/13/14

checkmarkCommission Vacancies – If you are interested in serving the City, we are accepting applications to be considered for appointment to the Planning Commission, Public Safety & Traffic Commission and Railroad Museum Board.  Application deadline is June 30, 2014.  Posted 6/12/14

checkmarkMovies Under the Stars – “The Perfect Game”, June 7, 2014 starting at 8:30 p.m. @ Navy Field, 26800 S. Western Avenue.  Posted 6/2/14

checkmarkMemorial Day Ceremony, Monday, May 26, 2014 @ Veteran’s Park, 25700 Walnut Avenue.  The ceremony will begin at 11:00 a.m. Posted 5/8/14

checkmarkCommunity Meeting for the Machado Lake Trash Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Project, Thursday April 24, 2014 @ 7:00 p.m. – Lomita City Hall, Commission Room (24300 Narbonne Avenue) Posted on 4/10/14

checkmarkEmergency Preparedness Workshop Saturday April 12th-Posted on 4/10/14

checkmarkFree High-Efficiency Toilet (HET) Exchange Event Sponsored by West Basin, MWD and the City of Lomita – Saturday, May 17, 2014 @ Lomita City Hall 24300 Narbonne Avenue Pre-Registration is required - Posted on 4/3/14

checkmarkEaster Egg Hunt (+Easter Bunny and Balloonist) @ Lomita Park, 24424 Eshelman Avenue – April 19, 2014 starting @ 9:30 a.m. sharp  Posted on 3/19/14

checkmarkSpeaker Series at the Lomita Railroad Museum on April 17, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m. – South Bay History in Your Pajamas: Finding the History of the South Bay Through Online Sources Posted on 3/10/14

checkmarkJoin us for a Concert on the Lawn at the Lomita Railroad Museum (2137 250th Street, Lomita, CA) featuring Peter Cooper & Eric Brace in Concert with Cynthia Brando & Jim Silvers.  Sunday, March 2, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (In the event of rain, the concert will be held at the Lomita-Harbor City Kiwanis Hall located around the corner from the Railroad Museum at 24822 Narbonne Ave, Lomita, CA) Posted on 2/26/14

checkmarkIn preparation for the rainy season, free sand and sand bags are available at the Lomita City Hall parking lot (24300 Narbonne Avenue).  Look for the blue tarp on the east side of the parking lot.   Posted on 2/26/14

checkmarkCPR, First Aid and AED Certification Class – Saturday, March 8, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. @ Lomita City Hall.  Cost is $40 and is limited to the first 40 participants.  For additional information, contact Teresa Vallejo at 310-325-7110, x141 or via email at t.vallejo@lomitacity.comPosted on 2/19/14

checkmarkSpeaker Series at the Lomita Railroad Museum on February 20, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m. – The Formation of Japanese-American Society Via Laughter, Hardship and CulturePosted on 1/29/14

checkmarkSpeaker Series at the Lomita Railroad Museum on January 16, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m. – Ground Water – The Treasure Beneath Our Feet Posted on 1/6/14