A curated guide to virtual and socially distanced events brought to you by our local communities in Long Beach and Signal Hill, this week with topics including shopping, art, fundraising and more.
Mama Luchona Market
What Small vendors market
WHO Mama Luchona Market
When Saturday February 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Or La Fuente, 4647 Long Beach Blvd.
More information More than 20 local businesses will sell their products. “Frozen” princess characters will be present for a meet-and-greet from 1 to 2 p.m.
Nordic Way Pop-Up Village
What Small vendors market
WHO Sage crystals and more
When Saturday February 19 from 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Or Norse Way between Carson St. and Lakewood Blvd.
More information This event will feature small business vendors selling their wares, as well as food, crafts and music.
What Remove or reduce criminal records
WHO The REC Center
When Saturday February 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Or In line
More information A free online workshop where incarcerated people will have the opportunity to have their case reviewed to see if they can have crimes erased, reduced or reclassified. Participants will need to obtain their complete criminal record prior to the clinic. Those who need help obtaining their full criminal record can contact the organisers. Registration can also be done by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 1-562-268-0999.
Honk Heart Consciousness 4
What Heart Health Awareness Event
WHO cancer fighters
When Saturday, February 19 at 2 p.m.
Or Intersection of 15th Street and Cherry Avenue
More information The public is encouraged to drive their car during this event and honk their horns in support of heart health. Those who honk will receive free gift bags.
Seasons of Love Cabaret
What Free groceries
WHO Nutrition evenings
When Saturday February 19 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Or Perry Lindsey Academy, 5075 Daisy Ave.
More information Fresh and packaged groceries, candies, gifts and more will be distributed free of charge. Entertainment will be offered.
What Art Installation Reception
WHO The Mantel Gallery
When Sunday February 20 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Or 3539 Fanwood Avenue
More information The community is invited to view a new art installation by local artist Stephanie Sherwood.
What Live show
WHO Wildcat Jackson
When Friday, February 25 at 8 p.m.
Or Long Beach Playhouse, 5021 E Anaheim St.
More information The opening night of a comedy and side show. General admission is $15.
What Community fundraising
WHO Alpert Jewish Community Center
When Thursday February 24 from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Or 3861 N Lakewood Blvd.
More information A portion of the pizza sales made that day will be donated to the Alpert Jewish Community Center.