first_imgLA HABRA HEIGHTS – The City Council will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday to receive questions on the proposed new fire station and City Hall. The meeting will be in the City Hall council chambers, 1245 N. Hacienda Road. For more information, call (562) 694-6302. Book sale slated at Whittier library For more information, call Carole Hull, (562) 464-3450, Ext. 641. Library to observe Asian Pacific ties MONTEBELLO – The Montebello Regional Library, 1550 W. Beverly Blvd., will be celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. May 12. The free event will feature a Hawaiian slack key guitar performance and Tahitian dances. For more information, call (323) 722-6551. County firefighters plan open house NORWALK – The Los Angeles County Fire Department will celebrate East Region Fire Service Day with an open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 12 at the Norwalk City Hall Lawn, 12700 Norwalk Blvd. The free event will provide public educational activities for all ages, equipment demonstrations, fire department displays, entertainment and information booths. Food and beverages will be available. Proceeds benefit the East Region Explorer Program and other nonprofit organizations. For more information, call Rick Dominquez, (626)854-0178. Human resources luncheon is May 8 INDUSTRY – An emergency and disaster management expert will speak at the Industry Manufacturers Council Human Resources luncheon, which begins at 11:30a.m. May 8 at the Pacific Palms Conference Resort. Speaker Vic Thies, a retired police commander, will discuss responsibilities prior, during and after a disaster. Thies has trained more than 3,000 police supervisors and managers in critical incident management. For more information, call (626) 968-3737. Spring boutique set at Nazarene church WHITTIER – The College Avenue Church of the Nazarene, 8221 S. College Ave., will hold a spring boutique from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Hand-crafted items, home wares, jewelry, baked goods and more will be featured. Some vendor spaces are still available. For more information, call Donna Anderson, (562)693-6350. Public art displays to be discussed NORWALK – The Norwalk City Council will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday in U.S. Constitution Room 4 at City Hall to discuss the city’s art in public places program. The council will review and consider proposed artwork and approve dedication plaques for the El Camino Real project. For more information, call (562) 929-5700. – From staff reports160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! WHITTIER – The Friends of Whittier Public Library will hold a three-day book sale beginning May 10 at the Friend’s Book Store, 6703 Comstock Ave. The first night’s sale is for members only and will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. May 10. The public is invited from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 11 and 12. Membership to the group is $5 a year for individuals and $7.50 for families and organizations. Memberships can be obtained at the door on May 10. Thousands of titles will be available to choose from. All proceeds from the sale go to support library programs. last_img