1. Eagle Rock Farmers MarketSummer evenings aren't complete without a dose of farmers market fun. The Eagle Rock Farmers Market is held every Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the corner of Caspar Avenue and Merton Avenue, directly behind Swork Coffee.
2. Last day for $2 Days of Summer
The Jamba Juice store on 5053 Eagle Rock Blvd. (323-349-0670) will offer any of its 16-ounce smoothies for $2 between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. today. The offer, at all participating Jamba Juice stores, is part of the company's so-called $2 Days of Summer drive, which began this past Monday and ends Friday, Aug. 16.
3. CoWineCo Friday's Flight
It’s Food Truck Night at Colorado Wine Company tonight. From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Steel City truck will be cooking in front of CoWineCo, at 2305 Colorado Blvd., while a great flight of wine will be poured repeatedly inside. Just $15 buys you a selection of cheeses and a flight of five wines—white Quinto Do Correio from Portugal, Domaine de Triennes Rose' from Provence, a Spanish Vina Alberti Rioja, a Chateau Briot Bordeaux and a Tolosa Merlot from California’s Edna Valley.
Mark your calendar—Saturday health fair
Get your kids a free haircut—and don't miss the chance to get the entire family free dental check-ups, diabetes diagnoses, immunizations and health screenings for women. Your 51st District rep in the California Assembly, Jimmy Gomez, is helping organize a "Fresh Start Health Fair" for Northeast L.A. residents on Saturday, Aug. 17, at Dodger Stadium, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Got no health issues—and already took the kids to the barber before Back to School week? Drop in to discuss state and legislative issues that affect the community. (Click here to read more about them.) Call Gomez’s office at (213) 483-5151 if you have any questions or visit his official website at www.asmdc.org/Gomez.
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