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first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECasino Insider: Here’s a look at San Manuel’s new high limit rooms, Asian restaurant160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! WHITTIER – Boy Scout Troop 688 will hold an instructional day on scrapbook-making from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 26 at the St. Gregory Church Hall, 13935 Telegraph Road.A donation of $25 per table is requested.Participants receive free coffee, tea, doughnuts, punch and snacks. Dinner is available for an additional $6.For more information, call (562) 201-5559.Library to host origami workshopMONTEBELLO – The Asian Pacific Resource Center will present a workshop on origami – a Japanese paper-folding craft – from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Montebello Regional Library, 1550 W. Beverly Blvd.For more information, call (323) 722-6551.Federal Employees chapter to meet DOWNEY – The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees, Southeast Chapter, will hold its monthly meeting at noon Wednesday at Furman Park, 10419 Rives Ave.Bill Miller of Incodevco Inc. will talk about estate planning. The event is open to the public.For more information, call (562) 943-5513.Class offers tips on eBay tacticsLA MIRADA – The city is now offering an “eBay 101” workshop for adults.Learn how to set up an account, post an image of your product and sell successfully.This two-day workshop will be offered from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and March 1.The registration fee for the workshop is $50.For more information, call (562) 943-7277.Health screenings offered at hospitalWHITTIER – Cholesterol screening will be provided at the Senior Life Center of Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, 12401 Washington Blvd., from 8 to 10 a.m. Feb. 27.The fee is $25. Space is limited.For more information, call (562) 698-0811, Ext. 2444.Norwalk to honor senior citizensNORWALK – The city is seeking resident-nominees for its Outstanding Older American.The nominee must be at least 60 years old. They also must have performed – or are performing – outstanding volunteer work in the community, such as at a hospital, school, library or nonprofit organization or charity.Applications can be picked up at the Norwalk Senior Center, 14040 San Antonio Drive; Norwalk City Hall, 12700 Norwalk Blvd.; and Norwalk Social Services, 11929 Alondra Blvd.Applications must be submitted by Feb. 28 at the Norwalk Senior Center.For more information, call (562) 929-5580. – From staff reportslast_img

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