Easter Egg Hunt at La Mirada Regional Park E-mail
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The City of La Mirada invites community members to attend the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 26 from 9 to 11 a.m. at La Mirada Regional Park.

The free event is perfect for the whole family to enjoy and features crafts, games, music, and the popular Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter Egg hunt is for children ages 10 and under and begins promptly at 10:15 a.m.

The Easter Bunny will be making a special appearance at the event and is available for photos for a small fee.

Support the La Mirada Kiwanis Club as they will be serving a pancake breakfast before the egg hunt. After the egg hunt, the Kiwanis club invites everyone to join them at Splash! for the annual Duck Derby, which raises funds to support various community causes.

For more information, call the La Mirada Community Services Department at (562) 943-7277.

Splash Into the 6th Derby Duck Race Saturday E-mail
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Monday, 21 March 2016 18:49

La Mirada~The 6th Annual Going Quackers for Kids Derby Duck Race is this Saturday, March 26 immediately following the Easter Egg Hunt. This fun–for-all-ages event will take place at Splash!  Enter the back gate of Splash! by following the duck prints!  Bring a blanket, and enjoy some family time.  All kids’ games and activities are FREE!

The Duck Race is sponsored by La Mirada Kiwanis and benefits multiple La Mirada community groups. Fifty percent of duck sales go directly to the selling groups.  With $3,500 in cash prizes, and many other prizes, your odds are better than the lottery, and more fun!  There is a corporate race, the main race with 5,000 ducks and a kids’ race.  Kids participating in the activities, get a FREE duck entered into the kids’ race!

Individual ducks for main race are $5.00 or 6 for $25.00, visit the Duck Race web site for more information including how to purchase a duck corporate sponsorship.

We’ll see you and your family this Saturday at Splash! after the Easter Egg Hunt!

Enrichment Works Storytelling Concert at La Mirada Library E-mail
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Wednesday, 02 March 2016 19:08

The La Mirada Library is pleased to announce that Enrichment Works will present The Whole World’s Talkin’” at the La Mirada Resource Center on Saturday, March 5th at 2:00 p.m.  This program is made possible from funding provided by Fourth District Arts Education Partnership Program.

Bring the whole family for folktales from Korea, Ghana, and India! A storyteller from Enrichment Works will bring a magical compass to transport us all over the world, revealing folktales from various countries and cultures.

Please Note: The La Mirada Library is closed for refurbishment and this program will be held in the La Mirada Resource Center (13710 La Mirada Blvd.) in Meeting Room #1. For more information about this program, please call (562) 943-0277.

For other programs in this series please visit the County of Los Angeles Public Library website: La Mirada Library is part of the County of Los Angeles Public Library.

Gelli Workshop Highlights La Mirada Arts Colony Meeting E-mail
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La Mirada~The Arts Colony of La Mirada will hold their March meeting on Monday, the 7th, at 6:30 p.m. in the La Mirada Resource Center, 13710 La Mirada Blvd.

The meeting will be in the form of a workshop on Gelli printing presented by Kathryn Duncan, a fine and versatile artist.  Only a few spaces for participants are left, but interested persons are welcome to observe.  The cost for participation is $25.00 for instruction plus $25.00 for materials.  We expect an informal and enjoyable meeting.

For information call 562-941-4116, 562-448-3427 or find us at

Kiwanis/Lou Piltz Memorial Spaghetti Dinner Scheduled for January 29th E-mail
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Thursday, 21 January 2016 20:10

Dinner benefits La Mirada Meals-on-Wheels, serving home-bound residents since 1975

La Mirada~The 29th Lou Piltz Memorial Spaghetti Dinner will be served at the La Mirada Activity Center on January 29th from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.

The menu will be spaghetti, salad and garlic bread for $8.00. Coffee and soft drinks will be available. La Mirada Ebell Womens’ Club will provide delicious desserts.  A 50/50 drawing, opportunity prizes and live entertainment featuring choral and musical groups from La Mirada High School will complete the evening.

Tony Aiello, editor of the La Mirada Blog, will be the guest MC for the evening’s festivities.

Guests are warmly welcomed to attend, and all profits will benefit the MOW program in the community. Tickets may be obtained through any Kiwanis member or may be purchased at the door.

This is a major fundraiser for the La Mirada Mels-on-Wheels organization which is entirely volunteer-driven except for two part-time employees.

La Mirada MOW, since its inception in 1975, has served over 400,000 meals to shut-ins and provides food and comfort along with support and encouragement for those unable to provide for themselves, in our community.

The activity center is located in the Civic Center complex at 13810 La Mirada Boulevard.

For more information call (562) 943-0037 or visit the MOW website.


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