IN Brief

CVTC Meeting Tonight
The monthly general meeting of the CV Town Council is tonight, Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. at the La Crescenta Library community room. Public comments are welcomed and encouraged. On the agenda, council commitments for 2014 as well as approval of committees for 2014. The community is encouraged to come and express its interest to help on council committees and/or recommend sub-committees that will help to improve the community. Committees can focus on safety, community improvements or programs.

La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta.

Rosemont Hosting E-waste Roundup
Students in the Rosemont Middle School Lightening Green Club are having an e-waste recycling roundup on Saturday, Jan. 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school. The public is encouraged to bring electronic products nearing the end of their “useful life.” These can include computers, televisions, VCRs, stereos, copiers, and fax machines plus more.

Club members will be on hand to help unload from vehicles.

Funds raised will benefit the Rosemont Lightening Green Club.

Rosemont Middle School, 4725 Rosemont Ave., La Crescenta.

Community Space Ribbon Cutting
A ribbon cutting for the First Baptist Church-La Crescenta courtyard is being held on the church property on Sunday at 11:45 a.m. The courtyard will be a welcoming entrance to the church and a gathering place for the community.

All are invited to attend.

First Baptist Church-La Crescenta, 4441 La Crescenta Ave., La Crescenta.

Skate Park Meeting Planned
The County of Los Angeles Dept. of Parks & Recreation, with Withers & Sandgren Landscape Architecture + Planning and Charles H. Strawter Design, invite the public to the second of three community design workshops for the new skate park at Crescenta Valley Community Regional Park.

Design workshop and presentation No. 2 will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 22 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the La Crescenta, Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta.

CVCA to Kick Off 2014
The Crescenta Valley Community Association will have its first meeting of the year on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. at the La Crescenta Library. The meeting will include discussion on the Rosemont Preserve, Rockhaven, Twelve Oaks, the 710 North Extension study, and Verdugo Hills Golf Course as well as updates from community leaders.

For those who live in Glendale above Honolulu Avenue between Lowell and Pennsylvania avenues, the Far North Glendale Homeowners will hold its annual meeting from 6:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. before the CVCA meeting.

For further information, contact Sharon Ragavachary at or Sharon Weisman at

La Crescenta Library community room, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta.