Baby Rhyme Time at the Sierra Madre Public Library!

We’re having a program just for babies and toddlers from 6-24 months old, along with their parents and caregivers, starting in May at the Sierra Madre Public Library.

The new Baby Rhyme Time starts May 5th at 10 a.m. and runs every Tuesday, through July 29th. Sessions last 30 minutes and are divided into 3 separate parts: Lap Time, Reading Together, and Free Play. There is no pre-registration for this free program.

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The Public Works Department is making available sand and sandbags for all residents

Friday February 26, 2014 - The Public Works Department is making available sand and sandbags for all residents. The sand and sandbags are located at City Yards, in Sierra Vista Park which is located at 611 E. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024. Take the access road on west side of the park, closest to the Pioneer Cemetery. Continue northbound on the road past the tennis courts and the Sierra Madre Rose Float Barn to reach City Yards. Please be aware you will need to bring a shovel to fill the sandbags. Residents have access to the sandbags from 6:00am-10:00pm.

For more information contact the Public Works Department at 626-355-7135.

Huck Finn Fishing Derby 2014

Campout Registration begins Monday, February 24th
The annual Huck Finn Fishing Derby and Campout will be here before you know it: Friday, March 28, 2014 – Sunday, March 30, 2014. The weekend long event is held at the Sierra Madre Holding Basins next to Dapper Field and behind the Public Works Yard. The event is sponsored by the Community Services Department, Sierra Madre Volunteer Firefighters Association, Sierra Madre Civic Club, Sierra Madre Kiwanis Club, and Sierra Madre Rotary Club, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3208.

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Author Appearance Caps One Book One City 2014 Festivities

Jacqueline Winspear, author of Maisie Dobbs, will speak at The Gooden School on Saturday, February 22, 2014, at 2 p.m. as the culminating event of the Sierra Madre Public Library, One Book, One City program.

Maisie Dobbs, is a mystery novel, but also the story of an extraordinary young woman living through epic times in World War I era England and France. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I.