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April 13 — Friends of Sunset Park Meeting —  7 PM — Mt. Olive Church, 14th & Ocean Park Blvd – All members are welcome!

April 3 and 17 – Architectural Review Board – 7 PM – City Hall –
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/PCD/Boards-Commissions/Architectural-Review-Board/

April 4 and May 2 – SMC Board of Trustees – 7 PM – Business Building – Pico at 17th
http://www.smc.edu/ACG/Pages/Trustees-Meeting-Information.aspx

April 5 and 19 — Planning Commission – 7 PM – City Hall –
Agendas: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/PCD /Boards-Commissions/Planning-Commission/

April 8 – Screening and filmmaker Q & A: “Big Voice” – 2 PM – MLK Jr. Auditorium, Main Library – Award-winning documentary on Samohi choir director Jeffe Huls and a group of students as he tries to form them into one glorious “big voice.”

April 8 — Classics Book Group: Lost Illusions by Honore de Balzac – 11 AM – Fairview Branch Library

April 10 – Landmarks Commission – 7 PM – City Hall –
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/PCD/Boards-Commissions/Landmarks-Commission/

April 11, 18, 25 – “Write Away” – 12 to 2:30 PM – Fairview Branch Library –
Support and encouragement for writers

April 11FOSP Board meeting – 7 PM – Mt. Olive Church, 14th & Ocean Park Blvd. – All members welcome!

April 13 – Rent Control Board – 7 PM – City Hall
Agenda: https://www.smgov.net/Current_Board_Meetings.aspx

April 17 – Arts Commission – 6:30 PM – Ken Edwards Center  
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/portals/culture/agendas.aspx

April 18 and 25 – City Council – 6:30 PM – City Hall  
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/departments/clerk/agendas/aspx

April 19 – Commission for the Senior Community – 1:30 PM – Ken Edwards Center
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/portals/seniors/agendas.aspx

April 20 – Housing Commission – 4:30 PM – Main Library –
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/HED/Housing_and_Redevelopment/Housing/Housing_Commission_Agendas/Housing_Commission.aspx

April 20 – Recreation & Parks Commission — 7:30 PM – City Hall  
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/CCS/content.aspx?id=31987

April 20 — SMMUSD Board of Education
Agendas: http://www.smmusd.org/board/meetings.html
Board notes: http://www.smmusd.org/BoardNotes.pdf

April 24 – Airport Commission – 7:00 PM – City Hall –
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/departments/airport/commission/default.aspx?id=45320

April 24 – Social Services Commission – 7 PM – Ken Edwards Center
http://www.smgov.net/Departments/CCS/content.aspx?id=31958

April 29 – Free paper shredding and electronics recycling – 9 AM to 2 PM  
City Yards, 2500 Michigan Avenue

April 29 — Arts and Literacy Festival – 10 AM to 2 PM – Virginia Avenue Park – For the whole family!

April 29 – The Scottish Fiddlers of Los Angeles – 2 PM – North Courtyard, Main Library

April 30 – Samohi Orchestras “Pops” Concert – 7 PM – Barnum Hall, Santa Monica High School

May 1 – Disabilities Commission – 6 PM – Ken Edwards Center –
Agenda: http://www.smgov.net/Portals/AccessibleSM/content.aspx?id=16032
 
May 2 – SMC Board of Trustees – 7 PM – Business Building – Pico at 17th
http://www.smc.edu/ACG/Pages/Trustees-Meeting-Information.aspx

May 3 – JAMS Orchestra Concert – 7 PM – Barnum Hall, Santa Monica High School

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City of Santa Monica Event Calendar:

http://calendar.smgov.net/city/eventcalendar.asp

Santa Monica Public Library Calendar:

http://smpl.org/Programs_and_Events.aspx

Library Calendar of Events for April:

http://smpl.org/uploadedFiles/Library/Programs_and_Events/April2017Calendar.pdf

Santa Monica College events:

http://www.smc.edu/ACG/Marketing/Events/Pages/Events-at-a-Glance.aspx

Morgan-Wixson Theatre — 2627 Pico Blvd. —

http://www.morgan-wixson.org/

Ruskin Group Theatre — 3000 Airport Avenue —

http://www.ruskingrouptheatre.com/

McCabe’s Concerts — 3101 Pico Blvd. —

http://www.mccabes.com/condata.html

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Reminders:

Report sightings of coyotes and other invasive wildlife to the city’s Animal Shelter at shelter@smgov.net or 310-458-8594.

1. Policewww.SantaMonicaPD.org
   a. Non-emergency dispatch – 310-458-8491
   b. Neighborhood Resource Officer – Erik Milosevich – Erik.Milosevich@smgov.net
       Main Line: 310-458-2220 Ext. 4137 — Cell Phone: 310-866-2197
   c. Crime Prevention Officer – Myesha Morrison — Myesha.Morrison@smgov.net
   d. Graffiti Hotline: 310-458-2231
   e. Recycling Theft Hotline: 310-458-4932
   f. Crime mapping: http://www.crimemapping.com/map/ca/santamonica
   g. SMPD Community Affairs video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFScj6m8k6U&feature=youtu.be

2. Turn in unused or expired medication for safe disposal — There is a permanent prescription drop-off box at the Public Safety Facility (333 Olympic Drive). Call SMPD Community Affairs at 310-458-8474 for more information.

3. Eathquake Preparedness:
Office of Emergency Management: http://www.smgov.net/departments/oem/
Sign up for SMalerts at  http://www.smgov.net/Departments/OEM/Stay_Informed.aspx
 
4. Santa Monica Airport  – http://www.smgov.net/Departments/Airport/
   a. Noise Hotline – 310-458-8692
   b. Email noise complaints to: Noise@smgov.net – List date, time, your location, and complaint.
   c. Online noise complaint form: http://www.smgov.net/departments/airport/form.aspx?ekfrm=8886
   d. Flight Tracking: http://www.smgov.net/Departments/Airport/For_Our_Neighbors/Flight_Tracking_/_PublicVue.aspx
   e. File a helicopter noise complaint — http://heli-noise-la.com/how-to-use/
 
5. Lost Pets – If you lose a pet or find a lost pet, contact the Animal Shelters:
   a. Santa Monica  — 1640 9th St. — 310-458-8594 — shelter@smgov.net
       http://santamonicapd.org/content.aspx?id=10427
   b. West Los Angeles — 11361 W. Pico (near Sawtelle) — 888-452-7381

6. Santa Monica’s Government Outreach Customer Service Centerhttp://www.smgov.net/sm_go.aspx — Submit comments, complaints and service requests 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Your request will automatically be sent to the right staff member, and you will receive a tracking number and a response within ten days.

7. Big Blue Bus connections to the Expo Line 17th Street Station on Friday & Saturday, 8 PM to 3 AM: https://t.e2ma.net/message/ec8ar/i7uoeg

8. Historic Resources Inventory Updatehttp://historicsamo.squarespace.com/https://www.facebook.com/historic.samo?fref=ts

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“No Jets” window signs are available. Send a request with your address to NoMoreJets@gmail.com
or download the sign at http://bit.ly/1yNoC0Q

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