Recreation & Community Services Department, Senior Division – 626.574.5130
Music of World War II
A patriotic program, “Music of World War II” is planned for Tuesday, November 7 at 1:15pm. Larry Maurer, education and film historian in American music, will provide a variety of video segments and authentic music. He will trace the contributions of America’s songwriters to the war efforts, especially Irving Berlin. Some favorite tunes of that time were; Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree, It’s Been a Long, Long Time and God Bless America. The program will take place at Arcadia Community Center, 365 Campus Drive, Arcadia, cost $3. Please contact Arcadia Senior Services at 626.574.5130. This program is for individuals age 50 and over.
About the City of Arcadia
Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, Arcadia is an 11.38 square mile community with a population of just over 56,000. Located approximately 20 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, Arcadia is known for combining small-town charm with the conveniences and amenities of a mid-size city. Arcadia is a full-service charter city governed by a five-member City Council, elected at large. Recognized for exceptional education and recreation opportunities and beautiful neighborhoods, Arcadia is also defined as the “Community of Homes” and