TODAY YMCA of Glendale will host a Women's Valentine Special
Promotion through Saturday, during normal business hours at the YMCA, 130
N. Louise St. The YMCA is open from 5:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. The
special promotion includes one free hour of physical training, a
long-stem rose and more. For more information, call 240-4130, ext. 44.
T'ai chi classes are offered at 10:30 a.m. every Friday at Summerville
at Casa Glendale, 426 Piedmont Ave. Everyone is welcome to attend, and
classes are free. The class will incorporate stretching, breathing,
mental, spiritual and physical exercise. The instructor explains all
movements to participants and traditional Chinese music is played. For
more information, call 246-7457.
Friends of the Center will host the third annual Valentine's Dinner
Fund-raiser from 7 p.m. to midnight at New Horizons Family Center, 714 S.
Glendale Ave. The Los Angeles Mayan Club Salsa Dancers will perform and a
live auction will take place. There is a $35 donation per person to
attend. Those interested in attending are encouraged to make reservations
by Wednesday. For more information, call 545-9848.
The Glendale Centre Theatre will present "West Side Story" at 8 p.m.
at 324 N. Orange St. The show will be the first musical of the theater's
2001 season. Directed by Tom Robinson, the show will run at 8 p.m.
Wednesdays through Saturdays, with a 3 p.m. Saturday matinee, through
April 7. "West Side Story," is based on Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet,"
and is set between Puerto Rican and American teenage street gangs in New
York City. Tickets range from $16 to $19 with senior rates available. For
more information, call 244-8481.
SATURDAY The American Red Cross, Glendale-Crescenta Valley Chapter,
will offer a first aid and safety class from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The class
will go over first aid and CPR procedures on adults, children and
infants. The cost of the class is $40. For location of the class and more
information, call 243-3121.
"Mrs. Books" (Bobbie Wortman) will join Storytime Junction at 11 a.m.