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Grocery drive-thru at the mall

FRESH PRODUCE will be among the items available for free to those in need at the drive-thru distribution on Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 9-11 a.m. at the Westminster Mall (Flickr/Y2bd).

Saddleback Church, the Westminster Family Resource Center and the Westminster Mall are partnering to serve families with a drive-thru grocery distribution on Wednesday, Sept. 23 from 9-11 a.m. at Westminster Mall.

Saddleback provides free food to those in need. The selection includes fresh produce, dairy products, bread, desserts, protein and canned good. You can drive-through, walk through with a wagon, stroller or cart to be filled up. For more information, call (714) 903-1331 or go to .

Nicholas Diaz of Huntington Beach has received a bachelor of science degree in commerce and business administration from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. Degrees were presented during summer commencement July 31-Aug. 2.

The second annual Car Show in the Park will be held on Sunday, Sept. 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kiwanisland in Garden Grove. There will be vendors, food, raffle prizes and many classes. Entry free is $25. The address is 9840 Larson Ave. For more information call Steve Sanders at (714) 357-1446.

The Stater Bros. supermarket on Brookhurst Street at Hazard Avenue will be permanently closed on Sunday, Sept. 27 at 5 p.m.

Charade Dancing Academy will be holding mini dance academy auditions on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.  for ages 4-8. There is a $20 audition fee. The address is 8762 Garden Grove Blvd., Suite 101 in Garden Grove. For more information, call (714) 360-7880.

Garden Grove Elks Lodge 1952 will be holding its 5th annual Charity Luau for the Lodge on Saturday, Sept. 19. Social hour will be at 4 p.m. and dinner at 5 p.m. The “Polynesian Extravaganza” will commence at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 per person at the door, if available. Tropical attire is encouraged. The address is 11551 Trask Ave. Call (714) 534-1952 for more information.




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