Book Signing at Bilbrew Library
Raven L. Smith will discuss and sign her book about living with lupus at A.C. Bilbrew Library, 150 E. El Segundo Blvd. on Saturday, Oct. 8, at 2:30 p.m. Smith is a 14 year-old author who has been diagnosed with the disease. Her special guest will be Lou Rawls, Jr. The event is free and open to the public.
Suicide Awareness 5K, 10K Walk/Run
Kevin’sCausewillsponsora5and10Kevent and health fair at Victoria Community Regional Park, 419 E. 102nd.St., on Oct. 15. Registration will begin at 7 a.m. The run will begin at 9. Register online at http://kevinscause.org. For information, call Wanda Jackson at 310- 310-4790.
Catholic School Reunion
A reunion gala for Catholic schools in Southern California is planned for Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Kyoto Grand Hotel and Gardens, 120 S. Los Angeles St., from 5 p.m. to midnight. The organizing committee is seeking classmates from classes of 1970 through 1989 from the Compton area. See the So. Ca. Catholic School Reunion Committee Class of 1970-1989 Facebook page. Tickets are on sale now.
Weekly book club
There’s a new book club in town set to meet every Tuesday night from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 325 W. Compton Blvd. Call Michelle Richardson at 310-218-8864 or 310-714-1707 for information.
Monthly Block Club Commission Meetings
Block Club Commission meetings are held on the fourth Monday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Blue Room, 600 N. Alameda St. Meetings are open to the public. The meeting this month will be on Aug. 22. For inquiries, contact 310-605- 6331 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.