University Park Family's Blog – January 2012 Archive (8)

MLK and Dr. Kilgore Intergenerational Tribute at CAAm in Expo Parker

The Second Annual King, and Kilgore Tribute sponsored by the Hoover Intergenerational Institute is at at the California African American Museum Monday in Expo Park, January 30, Monday. 

The late Thomas Kilgore Jr., a pastor and member of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, served as a special adviser on community affairs to USC from 1972 until his death in…


Added by University Park Family on January 29, 2012 at 6:51pm — No Comments

Screen Actors Guild Award Show comes to University Park = traffic on Jan. 30

The Shrine Auditorium, located on Jefferson Boulevard and Royal Street, will be hosting the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Show on Sunday, January 29, 2012.  The doors open at 5:00 pm and the show begins at 6:00 pm. Due to this event, the below streets will be affected:

- Royal Street between 32nd Street and Jefferson Boulevard, from approximately 6:00 am on Sunday, January 29, 2012 until 12:00 am on Monday, January 30, 2012. Local and emergency access will be maintained at all…


Added by University Park Family on January 27, 2012 at 11:33am — No Comments

Ciclavia and TRUST riding to Watts Tower for Exploration Ride

From Trust South LA - Ride to the Watts Towers this weekend as Ciclavia and TRUST South LA create a crowdsourced map of the city and do a route exploration for the next citywide Ciclavia.


Starting at 10am…


Added by University Park Family on January 20, 2012 at 4:04pm — No Comments

MLK cebration at USC Jan. 19

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A Tribute in Song celebrates Dr. King through a multimedia presentation along with words and songs performed by Lura Daniels-Ball, an alumna of USC’s world-renowned Thornton School of Music.

Essentially, MLK:  A Tribute in Song takes the audience on a musical journey highlighting the milestones of Dr. King’s legendary life that ended too soon almost 44 years ago on April 4, 1968. 

The 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,…


Added by University Park Family on January 12, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments


20th Annual Empowerment Congress Summit 

Saturday, January 14, 2012


                                 Registration OPENS: 8:00 am - 9:00 am



Added by University Park Family on January 9, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments

City Redistricting Commission Hearing for Council District 8 and South LA

Every 10 years the people of Los Angeles have an opportunity to shape the 15 City Council District Boundaries. 

If you care about parks, police, fire, transportation, jobs, historic preservation, city services, here's your chance to let the Redistricting Commissionknow what's important.

Please share - RT, FB, Digg.

Council District 8 -

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 6-8:30 p.m.



Added by University Park Family on January 7, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

Choo! Choo! Expo Line testing continutes in University Park

Please be advised of the following schedule for the Week of Jan 8 regarding Metro Expo Line train movement:


11:00 AM to 1:00 AM

Train movement between Washington Blvd. (at Flower St.) and La Cienega Blvd. (at Jefferson Blvd.)


REMEMBER: Expect train movement at ANYTIME. Train movement is dynamic and subject to change.

Please ALWAYS follow these important Safety Tips:

§         Be alert…


Added by University Park Family on January 6, 2012 at 11:14am — No Comments

The Village at USC open house hosted by City Planning

The Village at USC, a mixed use plaza of shops, grocery stores, restaurants and student housing at Hoover and Jefferson, is having an open house. The city would like residents to know more about the project and to sharr their desires and concerns.

Saturday, January 7th

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

EXPO Center, 3890 Bill Robertson Lane, Los Angeles, CA 90037

Parking is available in…


Added by University Park Family on January 6, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

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