1. Highland Park Old L.A. Certified Farmers Market & Outdoor Fair
Highland Park's weekly Farmers Market is scheduled today, Tuesday, Jan. 7, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Avenue 57 and Marmion Way, adjacent to the Metro Gold Line. This is a special kind of market: Proceeds go to the North Figueroa Association, a nonprofit group that will use the money for the security, cleanliness and improvement of the North Fig corridor and community. Questions? Call (323) 255-5030 or visit www.oldla.org.
2. Food Truck Feast
Highland Park’s weekly food truck feast unfolds at 5:30 p.m. today on Tuesday, Jan. 7, in the parking lot in front of the former Figueroa Produce building, located at 6312 N. Figueroa St., near the York Boulevard intersection. Food trucks from across Los Angeles are expected to be there until 9 p.m. Stay tuned for details.
3. Mount Washington Local Issues Meeting
Mark your calendars: The Mount Washington Local Issues Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9 at the Jack and Denny Smith Library and Community Center in Mt. Washington Elementary School, 3981 San Rafael Ave.
4. Kiwanis Club meeting
Mark your calendars: The Kiwanis Club of Highland Park is scheduled to hold its weekly board meeting on Thursday, Jan. 9. The Kiwanis will meet as usual at Milo Terrace Baptist Church Community Room, 754 N. Avenue 50, from noon to 1:30 p.m. The meeting is free; lunch is $5 at the door. As always, attendees are encouraged to bring their ideas for a better Highland Park.
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