Around Town

May 19, 2010


"Hear to Live ... Live to hear!", a seminar about hearing technology, will be at 12:30 p.m. at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. Call (818) 238-5353.

Providence High School's first Shakespeare Festival is from 5 to 8 p.m. in the auditorium, 511 S. Buena Vista St., Burbank. Admission is free. Call: (818) 846-8141.


Burbank High School Show Choirs perform their competition repertoire at 7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday in the auditorium, 902 N. Third St., Burbank. Pre-show is at 6 p.m. in the quad. Tickets are $15 pre-sale and $20 at the door. Senior and student tickets $10 and VIP seating $25 with proceeds going to next year's competition expenses. Order online at


Once Upon a Page celebrates National Scrapbook Day weekend from noon to midnight today, 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, at 2800 W. Burbank Blvd., Burbank. There will be prizes, food and scrap-booking. For cropping reservations, call (818) 846-8910.


The Armenian Relief Society will offer a community outreach program about stroke prevention with stroke and blood pressure screenings at 9:30 a.m., a lecture at 10:30 a.m. a panel discussion at 11:30 a.m. at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. Admission is free. For reservations, call (818) 238-5353.


Burbank Art Assn.'s Spring Show artist reception from 2 to 4 p.m. in the conference room upstairs (elevator available) at 1545 Victory Blvd., Glendale. Show continues through June 5. Call (818) 848-1054. Free parking behind building.

Verdugo Glen Chapter of the American Business Women's Assn. will have its "Casino Royale" casino night with dinner and entertainment to raise scholarship funds from 6:30 to 11 p.m. at the Brookside Country Club in Pasadena. Admission is $45 in advance or $50 at the door. Reservations: (818) 438-8319.

A virtual reality performance of "Spontaneous Fantasia" will be performed at 7 and 8:30 p.m. at the Glendale Planetarium, 1500 N. Verdugo Road, Glendale. Parking on campus is free after 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children. Children younger than under 5 will not be admitted. E-mail info@ or call (626) 688-0778.

The Missing Piece Theater presents "Now That She's Gone" written and performed by Ellen Snortland at the Missing Piece Theater, 2811 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank. Performances are 8 p.m. today and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 to $25 and can be purchased at the door or online at http://tinyurl. com/ydhndus. Call (626) 798-8421.


John Burroughs and Burbank High School Baccalaureate will be at 4 p.m. at John Burroughs High School auditorium, 1920 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. Rabbi Richard Flom will be the keynote speaker and Pastor David Rutledge will give the invocation. The event is free and refreshments will be served following the program. Call (818) 640-4891.

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