Students at the School of History and Dramatic Arts at the Sonia Sotomayor Learning Complex are scheduled to perform Shakespeare’s famous play, A Midsummer Night's Dream, for three days starting today, Thursday, Dec. 5. Directed by David Levine, a lead teacher at the school, the performances will be held in the school’s multipurpose room, located at 2050 North San Fernando Rd., 90065, at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, and at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6. There will be two performances on Saturday, Dec. 7—at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Tickets cost $4 for students and $8 for adults. Call (323) 276-5500 for further details.
2. Kiwanis Club meeting
Mark your calendars: The Kiwanis Club of Highland Park is scheduled to hold its weekly board meeting on Thursday, Dec. 5, to conduct its annual installation of officers and directors, honor longtime club secretary and treasurer Patrick Liddell, and thank a number of people who helped organize Sunday’s 69th Annual Northeast Los Angeles Holiday Parade. 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.
3. Neighborhood Council meeting
Mark your calendars: The Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council is scheduled to hold its monthly board meeting on Thursday, Dec. 5, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Highland Park Adult Senior Citizen Center, located at 6152 N. Figueroa St. The meeting is open to the public and Highland Park residents are particularly encouraged to attend. Stay tuned for the meeting's agenda.
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