Wednesday, February 19, 2014

City Heights Field Guide | Feb. 19, 2014


  City Heights Field Guide | Feb. 19, 2014
 Navigating a Changing Community





Take Action

Feb. 20: MTS Board Meeting on Taxi Contract
9 a.m. at 1255 Imperial Avenue

Feb. 22: Kale Festival
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the San Diego Peace Garden, 3850 Westgate Pl.
Free lunch and demonstrations will be offered.

Feb. 26: Youth Resource and Job Fair
2 to 5 p.m. at the Mid-City Gymnasium, 4302 Landis St.

March 3: Planning Committee Election
Apply by Feb. 21. More info.

March 15: Azalea Park Garden Tour
Organized by Community HousingWorks Realty 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Submissions due March 3. 

Pro Kids Explore Suzie's Farm with Savor San Diego  
Nonprofit Pro Kids uses golf as the hook to involve more than 1,500 children with various types of learning, including healthy eating and fitness. Savor San Diego host and chef Su-Mei Yu takes a group of Pro Kids to Suzie's Farms for a hands-on lesson in fermentation.

Reaching Across Cultural Lines to Stop Domestic Abuse
Language and cultural barriers can make the fight against domestic violence in City Heights tough. 


East African San Diegans Get Health Care Screening
Health advocates urged City Heights residents to get heart healthy on Valentine's Day. 

Marten Goes All In on the Achievement Gap
Superintendent Cindy Marten has revealed her three big ideas to close the achievement gap.

Sincerely,
Megan Burks
Speak City Heights

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