Monthly Archives: July 2012

PHOTOS: Olympic sendoff for gold medalist Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh-Jennings at Long Beach State's Pyramid


LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA — Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor jokingly shows her sweaty shirts as she shows how hot it is at the Pyramid at Cal State Long Beach on July 20, 2012. May-Treanor joined Kerri Walsh-Jennings at the school for an olympic sendoff that included Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster, LBSU volleyball coach Brian Gimmillaro and about 300 fans. The women are going for their third Olympic gold medal in London. See more pictures>>

PHOTOS: Instrument Petting Zoo


LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA — Giovanni Baltazar gets a chance to play a horn during the Instrument Petting Zoo at the Bret Harte Library on July 3, 2012, in Long Beach, Calif. Volunteers the Long Beach Symphony explained the different string, woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. The goal of the Instrument Petting Zoo is to expose children to the orchestra before they have a visit from an LBSO ensemble in the 2ndand 3rd grades. The petting zoo will visit the Dana branch library on July 5 at 3:30, the El Dorado branch on July 11 at 12:15, the Mark Twain branch on July 17 at 4:00, the Bach branch on July 27 at 2:00, and the Cerritos branch on August 1 at 3:30.
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