Thursday, August 20, 2009
ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECT GRANTS | MONTEREY PENINSULA – The Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District has grant money available for environmental preservation and protection projects within its boundaries. Local public agencies and community groups may apply for funding. Deadline is Oct. 9. Call Shuran Britton, 372-3196 x101, or visit www.mprpd.org/grants.htm
SEASIDE POLITICS | SEASIDE – City Council meets. The revived Seaside-Sand City Chamber of Commerce presents its vision for a spiced-up farmers market in Seaside. 7pm. Council Chambers, 440 Harcourt Ave., Seaside. Free. 899-6737. www.ci.seaside.ca.us/Agendas.html
MARINA DEMS | MARINA – The Marina Democratic Club meets, voting on bylaws and discussing resolutions and position statements. 7pm. Martinez Hall, Veterans Transition Center, 220 12th St., Marina. Free. 884-9662.
COUNTY POLITICS | SALINAS – Monterey County Supervisors meet. 10:30am. Supervisors’ Chambers, 168 W. Alisal St., Salinas. Free. 755-5025. publicagendas.co.monterey.ca.us/
SALINAS POLITICS | SALINAS – The City Council meets. 4pm. City Hall Rotunda, 200 Lincoln Ave., Salinas. Free. 758-7381. www.ci.salinas.ca.us/leadership/agendas_minutes.cfm
U.S.-RUSSIAN RELATIONS | MONTEREY – MIIS and the Center for Nonproliferation Studies host Russian Ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak for an open discussion, “A Conversation About U.S.-Russian Relations.” 2:15-3:30pm. Irvine Auditorium, 499 Pierce St., Monterey. Free. 647-3516.
STUDY SESSION | MONTEREY – Monterey City Council holds a study session. 4-6pm. Monterey City Hall, corner of Pacific and Madison streets, Monterey. Free. 646-3935. www.monterey.org/ccncl/agendas/agenda.html