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EPISODE 88: IT ALL STARTED IN 1900 with Myra Weiss, Mike Garabedian, and Norm Kirschenbaum

EPISODE 88: IT ALL STARTED IN 1900 with Myra Weiss, Mike Garabedian, and Norm Kirschenbaum

March 30, 2019

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7344 Washington Ave.
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Whittwood Branch Library
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Whittier, CA 90605
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COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org  

Whittier Earth Day Celebration
Who: United Nations Association- Whittier
What: A free event appreciating Mother Earth
When: April 27 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Where: Grassy Area, 6718 Greenleaf Ave, Uptown
More Info: This is a FREE community event featuring speakers, yoga, kid's crafts, and more! WEBSITE
 
Fashion to a Tea: Runway of Curiosity
Who: Whittier Historical Society & Museum
What: Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Whittier Museum, 6755 Newlin Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
More Info: ORDER TICKETS ONLINE
 
Taps & Tapas
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: 35+ Brewery & Restaurant Tastings
When: Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 1 p.m.-6p.m.
Where: Fiesta Hall, 12703 Philadelphia St., Uptown
More Info: WEBSITE The Whittier Uptown Association present Taps and Tapas. The ultimate day of craft beer and food tasting that will feature several craft breweries while showcasing uptown's growing & vibrant restaurant scene. 

 

Pancakes in Paris 🥞🗼

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Monday, April 1

+ Family Night: Craft & Film

🎈The Red Balloon

🎟 Central • 6:30pm • Free

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Thursday, April 4

+ Historian Dinna Pitt

🌴 LA’s Forgotten French Connection

🎟 Central • 6:30pm • Free

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Saturday, April 6

+ Norton Simon Museum: Guided Tour of Matisse/Odalisque Exhibit

🎨 Tour & Lunch

🎟 S O L D  O U T

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Monday, April 8

+ Film

🕙 An American in Paris

🎟 Whittwood Branch • 6:30pm • Free

EPISODE 87: ALWAYS SOMETHING GROWING with Ginny Ball, Mary DUTRA, AND NICK EDEMEIER

EPISODE 87: ALWAYS SOMETHING GROWING with Ginny Ball, Mary DUTRA, AND NICK EDEMEIER

March 27, 2019

Join this week's podcast as Jessie the Architect and Producer Christine interview the Whittier Historical Society represented by Ginny Ball, Mary Dutra, and Nick Edemeier. We will learn about their upcoming fundraiser, new exhibits, and how the historical society came into possession of the Bailey House.

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The Jonathan & Rebecca Bailey House
13421 Camilla Ave.
Whittier, CA 90601

 

COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org  

Whittier Earth Day Celebration
Who: United Nations Association- Whittier
What: A free event appreciating Mother Earth
When: April 27 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Where: Grassy Area, 6718 Greenleaf Ave, Uptown
More Info: This is a FREE community event featuring speakers, yoga, kid's crafts, and more! WEBSITE
 
Fashion to a Tea: Runway of Curiosity
Who: Whittier Historical Society & Museum
What: Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Whittier Museum, 6755 Newlin Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
More Info: ORDER TICKETS ONLINE
 
Taps & Tapas
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: 35+ Brewery & Restaurant Tastings
When: Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 1 p.m.-6p.m.
Where: Fiesta Hall, 12703 Philadelphia St., Uptown
More Info: WEBSITE The Whittier Uptown Association present Taps and Tapas. The ultimate day of craft beer and food tasting that will feature several craft breweries while showcasing uptown's growing & vibrant restaurant scene. 
EPISODE 86: ENCOURAGE OUR YOUTH with Maggie Moe, Judy Prather, & George Prather

EPISODE 86: ENCOURAGE OUR YOUTH with Maggie Moe, Judy Prather, & George Prather

March 20, 2019

Join Remo the Realtor & Jessie the Architect as they interview the United Nations Association- Whittier chapter President John Beynon & Jordan Salcido as they discuss what the United Nations entails, how we can do better for the environment, and how to be a sponsor for their upcoming Earth Day event on April 27!

Whittier Sunrise Rotary
Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m.

Friendly Hills Country Club
8500 Villaverde Dr.
Whittier, CA 90605

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BATTLE OF THE BANDS

Friday, March 22, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Vic Lopez Auditorium

Whittier High School

12417 Philadelphia St

Whittier, CA 90601

 

COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org  

Whittier Earth Day Celebration
Who: United Nations Association- Whittier
What: A free event appreciating Mother Earth
When: April 27 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Where: Grassy Area, 6718 Greenleaf Ave, Uptown
More Info: This is a FREE community event featuring speakers, yoga, kid's crafts, and more! WEBSITE
 
Fashion to a Tea: Runway of Curiosity
Who: Whittier Historical Society & Museum
What: Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Whittier Museum, 6755 Newlin Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
More Info: ORDER TICKETS ONLINE
 
Taps & Tapas
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: 35+ Brewery & Restaurant Tastings
When: Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 1 p.m.-6p.m.
Where: Fiesta Hall, 12703 Philadelphia St., Uptown
More Info: WEBSITE The Whittier Uptown Association present Taps and Tapas. The ultimate day of craft beer and food tasting that will feature several craft breweries while showcasing uptown's growing & vibrant restaurant scene. 
EPISODE 85: DO THE RIGHT THING with John Beynon & Jordan Salcido

EPISODE 85: DO THE RIGHT THING with John Beynon & Jordan Salcido

February 28, 2019

Join Remo the Realtor & Jessie the Architect as they interview the United Nations Association- Whittier chapter President John Beynon & Jordan Salcido as they discuss what the United Nations entails, how we can do better for the environment, and how to be a sponsor for their upcoming Earth Day event on April 27!

United Nations Association- Whittier

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Cleaner Greener Whittier

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COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org 

Death Trap by Ira Levin
Who: Whittier Community Theatre
What: Winter Play
When: February 15, 16, 22, & 23, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
February 24, 2019 @ 2:30 p.m.
March 1 & 2, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
Where: Whittier Community Theatre, 7630 Washington Ave.
More info: WEBSITE INFO

Homeowners Did You Know?
Who: J2 Architects
What: New Addition Workshop
When: Saturday March 2nd at 9am
Where: Text/call 562-522-0056 to RSVP & receive address

I Love Paris
Who: Bridge of Faith
What: Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
When: Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Where: The Ritz Gardens, 11201 First Avenue, Whittier, CA 90605

Steakhouse Class
Who: The Knotted Apron
What: A cooking class taught by Chef George Caldera
When: March 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: 6712 Greenleaf Ave
More Info: CLASS SCHEDULE 
 
The Empowered Woman
Who: Couture Salon & Spa & Co.
What: Interactive, empowering workshop
When: Saturday, March 9 from 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Where: Couture Salon & Spa, 
More Info: 9 a.m. -9:30 a.m. Booty & Abs Class by Adina Cozma of Michael Seril Fitness; 9:40 a.m.-10 a.m.Yoga with Melanie Salas; 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m. speaker Jennifer Naranjo; 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. brunch, raffles, & networking
 
Uptown Whittier Art Stroll
Who: Friends of Uptown
What: An art stroll along Greenleaf Ave
When: March 13 5-9 p.m.
Where: Greenleaf Ave
 
Whittier Earth Day Celebration
Who: United Nations Association- Whittier
What: A free event appreciating Mother Earth
When: April 27 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Where: Grassy Area, 6718 Greenleaf Ave, Uptown
More Info: This is a FREE community event featuring speakers, yoga, kid's crafts, and more! WEBSITE
 
Fashion to a Tea: Runway of Curiosity
Who: Whittier Historical Society & Museum
What: Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser
When: Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Whittier Museum, 6755 Newlin Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
More Info: ORDER TICKETS ONLINE
 
Taps & Tapas
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: 35+ Brewery & Restaurant Tastings
When: Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 1 p.m.-6p.m.
Where: Fiesta Hall, 12703 Philadelphia St., Uptown
More Info: WEBSITE The Whittier Uptown Association present Taps and Tapas. The ultimate day of craft beer and food tasting that will feature several craft breweries while showcasing uptown's growing & vibrant restaurant scene. 
EPISODE 84: 59TH HILLCREST FESTIVAL OF FINE ARTS

EPISODE 84: 59TH HILLCREST FESTIVAL OF FINE ARTS

February 26, 2019

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On Saturday, February 23, Remo the Realtor, Jessie the Architect, and Producer Christine interviewed various artists and demonstrators at the 59th Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts.  

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EPISODE 83: IT’S ALL RHYTHMS with Scarlett Brais

EPISODE 83: IT’S ALL RHYTHMS with Scarlett Brais

February 23, 2019

Join Jessie the Architect & Producer Christine as they interview SUPER Whittier townie, Scarlett Brais of Scarlett and the Fever. She talks about her origins in music, her new single, and most importantly WHITTIER. Enjoy and thank you for subscribing, downloading, and listening to our homegrown podcast!

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COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org 

Death Trap by Ira Levin
Who: Whittier Community Theatre
What: Winter Play
When: February 15, 16, 22, & 23, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
February 24, 2019 @ 2:30 p.m.
March 1 & 2, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
Where: Whittier Community Theatre, 7630 Washington Ave.
More info: WEBSITE INFO

Alondra Hot Wings Ribbon Cutting
Who: Whittier Chamber of Commerce & Alondra Hot Wings
What: Ribbon Cutting
When: Thursday, February 28 at 4 p.m.
Where: 13205 Whittier Blvd. Unit 8, Whittier, CA 90602

Italian Cooking Class
Who: The Knotted Apron
What: A cooking class taught by Chef George Caldera
When: February 27 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: 6712 Greenleaf Ave
More Info: CLASS SCHEDULE

Steakhouse Class
Who: The Knotted Apron
What: A cooking class taught by Chef George Caldera
When: March 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: 6712 Greenleaf Ave
More Info: CLASS SCHEDULE

Homeowners Did You Know?
Who: J2 Architects
What: New Addition Workshop
When: Saturdays February 16 & March 2nd at 9am
Where: Text/call 562-522-0056 to RSVP & receive address

Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts
Who: Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts
What: Fine Art Festival
When: Friday & Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday 11:30am-5pm
Where: Hillcrest Church, 2000 West Road, La Habra Heights, CA, 90631 

EPISODE 82: THE ART EYE with Roberto Chavez, Kelly Bracamontes, and Nancy Enkoji

EPISODE 82: THE ART EYE with Roberto Chavez, Kelly Bracamontes, and Nancy Enkoji

February 15, 2019

 

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Join Jessie the Architect & Guest Host Roberto Chavez as they interview Nancy Enkoji & Kelly Bracamontes about the Hillcrest Fine Arts Festival

59TH HILLCREST FESTIVAL OF FINE ARTS

Hillcrest Church
2000 West Rd.
La Habra Heights, CA 90631
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COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org 

Death Trap by Ira Levin
Who: Whittier Community Theatre
What: Winter Play
When: February 15, 16, 22, & 23, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
February 24, 2019 @ 2:30 p.m.
March 1 & 2, 2019 @ 8:00 p.m.
Where: Whittier Community Theatre, 7630 Washington Ave.
More info: WEBSITE INFO

Alondra Hot Wings Ribbon Cutting
Who: Whittier Chamber of Commerce & Alondra Hot Wings
What: Ribbon Cutting
When: Thursday, February 28 at 4 p.m.
Where: 13205 Whittier Blvd. Unit 8, Whittier, CA 90602

Easy Healthy Meals
Who: Whittier Chamber of Commerce & Alondra Hot Wings
What: Ribbon Cutting
When: Thursday March 14, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Where: 6712 Greenleaf Ave
More Info: CLASS SCHEDULE

LOCAL FIXTURE YOGA
Who: LOCAL FIXTURE wellness
What: Yoga class
When: Saturday, February 16 at 9am
Where: 6728 Bright Ave, Whittier, CA 90601
More Info: BUY TICKETS HERE

Homeowners Did You Know?
Who: J2 Architects
What: New Addition Workshop
When: Saturdays February 16 & March 2nd at 9am
Where: Text/call 562-522-0056 to RSVP & receive address

Veterans Home Buyer Party
Who: Remo the Realtor
What: 10 Keys to Home Ownership Workshop
When: Saturday February 23 from 9 a.m.- 11 a.m.
Where: Keller Williams Pacific Estate La Mirada 
14241 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638
More Info: REGISTER HERE

Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts
Who: Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts
What: Fine Art Festival
When: Friday & Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday 11:30am-5pm
Where: Hillcrest Church, 2000 West Road, La Habra Heights, CA, 90631 

EPISODE 81: PARENTS KNOW THE BEST with Andrea Cova

EPISODE 81: PARENTS KNOW THE BEST with Andrea Cova

February 10, 2019

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Hey Neighbors! Listen in as Remo the Realtor & Jessie the Architect interview Andrea Cova, co-owner with Vanessa Pedrego of Rest Assured Special Event Sitters, abut their service, who they hire to watch your kids, and how to contact them for future events!

Rest Assured Special Event Sitters
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Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org 

Nelson Mandela's Challenge to Us
Who: Whittier Central Library
What: Monthly Film
When: Monday, February 11 at 6 p.m.
Where: Whittier Central Library 7344 Washington Ave. 
More Info: WEBSITE (562) 567-9900 

Galentine's Cooking Class
Who: Shop the Runway, What's Up, Whittier?, and The Knotted Apron
What: 5 course cooking class
When: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at
Where: Whittier Central Library 7344 Washington Ave. 
More Info: WEBSITE (562) 567-9900 

Homeowners Did You Know?
Who: J2 Architects
What: New Addition Workshop
When: Saturdays February 16 & March 2nd at 9am
Where: Text/call 562-522-0056 to RSVP & receive address

Veterans Home Buyer Party
Who: Remo the Realtor
What: 10 Keys to Home Ownership Workshop
When: Saturday February 23 from 9 a.m.- 11 a.m.
Where: Keller Williams Pacific Estate La Mirada
14241 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638
More Info: REGISTER HERE

 

EPISODE 80: NEVER MY PLAN with Carol Reza & Ana Romero

EPISODE 80: NEVER MY PLAN with Carol Reza & Ana Romero

February 6, 2019

Join Remo the Realtor & Jessie the Architect as they interview Carol Reza and Ana Romero from Bridge of Faith & Up*Scale Collectibles about the unique antique shop, how their non-profit has impacted local families, and their love for The Deli Up bread!

Bridge of Faith
P.O. Box 9108
Whittier, CA 90608
Carol Cell: (562) 322-5265
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Upscale Collectibles
7702 Greenleaf.
Whittier, CA 90601
Corner of Greenleaf X Walnut
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EPISODE 79: SUPPORTING OTHER WOMEN with Liz Apodaca & Mary Venegas

EPISODE 79: SUPPORTING OTHER WOMEN with Liz Apodaca & Mary Venegas

January 30, 2019

Join Remo & Jessie as they interview Mary Venegas from Soroptimist International- Whittier about how their club gives back to the community and their annual fundraiser on February 8! 

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COMMUNITY CORKBOARD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Uptown Whittier Farmer’s Market
Who: The Whittier Uptown Association
What: Weekly Farmer’s Market
When: Fridays, 8am-1pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia St & Bright Ave
Become a vendor: farmersmarket@whittieruptown.org 

Art & Antique Spring Faire
Who: Whittier Uptown Association
What: Art & Antique Street Faire
When: Saturday, April 6 9am-3pm 
Where: Philadelphia St, Uptown Whittier

Sweet Success Business Expo
Who: Whittier Chamber of Commerce
What: Chamber Business Expo
When: January 31, 2019 4-7pm
Where: Whittier Community Center, 7630 Washington Ave
More Info:  email courtney@whittierchamber.com FREE COMMUNITY EVENT

Coffee with Congresswoman Linda Sanchez
Who: Congresswoman Linda Sanchez
What: Coffee with the Congresswoman
When: Saturday, February 2 at 9:30am
Where: La Monarca, 6001 Rosemead Ave, Pico Rivera, CA 90660

Aloha Cruise Fundraiser
Who: Whittier Soroptimist International
What: Annual Fundraiser
When: Friday, February 8 5:30 pm  
Where: Doubletree Hilton Whittier, 7320 Greenleaf Ave
More Info: https://www.siwhittier.org/  

Quartermania! benefitting Bridge of Faith
Who: Bridge of Faith
What: Annual Fundraiser
When: Friday, February 8 5:30 pm  
Where: Original Roadhouse Grill, 15156 Whittier Blvd. 
More Info: PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Valentine Art Stroll
Who: Friends of Uptown Whittier
What: Monthly Art Stroll
When: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 4-7pm
Where: Sage, 6511 Greenleaf Ave, Uptown Whittier

J2 Architects Workshop
Who: J2 Architects
What: New Addition Workshop
When: Saturdays February 16 & March 2nd at 9am
Where: Text/call 562-522-0056 to RSVP & receive address