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Gardena Hollypark Community Association

November 2, 2017

Steven-BradfordThe Gardena Hollypark Community Association holds Community Meetings every first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Rowley Park.

On Thursday, November 2 the meeting will feature special guest speaker, California State Senator Steve Bradford.

For additional information, visit the Facebook page at

Rowley Park is located at 13220 South Van Ness Avenue, Gardena, CA.

Veteran’s Day Observances in the South Bay

November 11, 2017

veterans-day-2012If you plan to honor our warriors this Veterans Day, the following is a list of local military memorial sites located throughout the South Bay. Official services are planned at most of these sites. Contact city offices for specifics.

Gardena: Roosevelt Memorial Park & Mortuary, 18255 South Vermont Avenue

Gardena: War Memorial at Gardena City Hall, 1700 W. 162nd Street

Hawthorne: Hawthorne Memorial Center, 3901 West El Segundo Boulevard

South Bay Food Swap: Fall Harvest Fest

November 12, 2017

South-Bay-Food-Swap-Fall-HarvestThe next South Bay Food Swap will take place on Sunday, November 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Honest Abe Cidery.

South Bay Food Swap is an eclectic gathering of artisan food lovers, who exchange extraordinary, handmade and homegrown food creations. Their mission is to bring together the community by sharing a love and passion for creating, and growing, fabulous food representative of various cultures and world travels.

South Bay Farmers’ Markets Schedule

The South Bay has several terrific Farmers’ Markets throughout the week.

These are great community amenities that provide an opportunity to shop locally for the freshest, seasonal produce available.

Here’s a schedule by day of the week: