In partnership with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works and the Sanitation districts of Los Angeles County, the city of Santa Clarita officials will be hosting a FREE Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Roundup on November 9.
Thirteen women representing local community service organizations will be honored at the annual Women in Service Celebration sponsored by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley. Mistress of ceremonies for the program will be Carol Rock, and the Carmen Sarro Award will be presented by Christine Sexton, daughter of the award’s namesake and a second-generation Zontian.
Faith Community Church will continue a favorite local Christmas tradition by hosting the Seventh Annual “Festividad for Christ” celebration, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15.
A carne asada lunch will be served, and church members will hand out wrapped gifts for children up to 13 years old. Free frozen turkeys will be distributed, and used clothing will also be available for those in need. The event will be held at the church on Meadowridge Drive, just off Newhall Avenue.
On New Years Eve, the Repertory East Playhouse will be hosting Carnivale Di Venezia from 8:00pm to 1am. The party is Black Tie for men, Evening Gown for women, and Carnival Di Venezia Masks for everyone.
Tickets are $60 per person, $100 per couple, and $75 per person at the door.
The City of Santa Clarita invites local residents to ring in the New Year at the 1st annual Glacier Slide Polar Bear Swim on Monday, January 1, 2007, at 8:30 a.m., at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center Waterslide Pool, located at 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway (at Centre Pointe Parkway and Ruether Avenue).Be ready to take the first public polar bear plunge into chilly waters. Doors for the event will open at 8 a.m. and admission is $4 - - towel included. The pool will not be open for recreational swimming.