Thursday, June 10th

CHAMBER DINNER — The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce hosts an installation dinner with the theme “A Man of Many Hats,” honoring Nat Trives; 6:30 p.m., Marina del Rey Marriott Hotel, 4100 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey. Tickets are $125. Information, (310) 393-9825.

UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE — UCLA Healthcare 50-Plus hosts a lecture “Understanding Medicare,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center Classroom B, 1250 16th St., Santa Monica. Free. (800) 516-5323.

Friday, June 11th

USING MEDICINES WISELY — UCLA Healthcare hosts a lecture, “Using Medicines Wisely,” with information on prescription and over-the-counter medications and how to develop a personal medication record, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Santa Monica Place Community Room, Broadway and Fourth Street, Santa Monica. Free. (800) 516-5323.

Saturday, June 12th

ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY — Adopt-A-Highway volunteer highway trash cleanup program meets for its monthly cleanup of Lincoln Boulevard, 9 a.m. at the Santa Monica BayKeeper office, 3100 Washington Blvd., Venice. Free. Information, (310) 822-4522.

SHOTS FOR TOTS AND TEENS — Immunization shots and tuberculosis skin tests for infants, adolescents and teenagers under the age of 18; 10 a.m. to noon at the Saint John’s Health Center Cafeteria, 1328 22nd St., Santa Monica. Free. Information, (310) 829-8234.

NEW SCHOOL — Amino Venice Charter High School hosts an information session to recruit students for the college-prep school; 11 a.m. at the Broadway Elementary School auditorium, 1015 Lincoln Blvd., Venice. Free. Information, (310) 673-0887, ext. 27.

CLEAN WETLANDS — The Ballona Wetlands Land Trust invites the public to help clean up the northeast area of the Ballona Wetlands, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ballona Creek bike path east of Lincoln Boulevard, Playa del Rey. Free. Information, (310) 264-9468.

BREAST CANCER — The Wellness Community n West Los Angeles hosts an information session on breast cancer diagnosis and treatment; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Wellness Center, 2716 Ocean Park Blvd. #1040, Santa Monica. Free. Information, (310) 314-2555.

Sunday, June 13th

HISTORICAL SOCIETY BARBECUE — The Centinela Valley Historical Society has scheduled a barbecue with vintage cars and calliope music; noon to 3 p.m. at the Centinela Adobe, 7634 Midfield Ave., Westchester. Donation is $9 adults, $5 children. Information, (310) 649-6272.

Monday, June 14th

FLAG DAY — The Westchester Elks presents a Flag Day celebration featuring a presentation of historical flags, 7 p.m. at the Westchester Elks Lodge, 8025 Manchester Ave., Playa del Rey. Admission is free. Information, (310) 821-3005.

PREVENTING FOOT PROBLEMS — Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center presents Dr. Gary Briskin, staff podiatrist, explaining how to prevent and treat common foot problems, including bunions, flat feet and heel and ankle pain, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Santa Monica Place Community Room, Broadway and Fourth Street, Santa Monica. Free. (800) 516-5323.

NEW SCHOOL — Amino Venice Charter High School hosts an information session to recruit students for the college-prep school; 6:30 p.m. at the Broadway Elementary School auditorium, 1015 Lincoln Blvd., Venice. Free. Information, (310) 673-0887, ext. 27.

Tuesday, June 15th

SENIOR OPTIONS — A seminar about healthcare options for seniors, including home care, assisted-living arrangements and community resources, 8:30 p.m. in the Cafeteria Conference Room of the Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, 1250 16th St., Santa Monica. Free. (800) 516-5323.

Wednesday, June 16th

CHAMBER MIXER — The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce hosts a mixer at 5:30 p.m. at FantaSea Yachts & Yacht Club, 4215 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey. Tickets are $20 for non-members, $10 for members. Information, (310) 393-9825.

INCOME PLANNING — Fidelity Investments hosts a seminar on building an income plan for people newly retired or retiring within five years, 6 p.m. at The Ritz-Carlton, 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey. Registration is required. Free. Information, (877) 343-3548.

NEW SCHOOL — Amino Venice Charter High School hosts an information session to recruit students for the college-prep school, 6:30 p.m. at the Broadway Elementary School auditorium, 1015 Lincoln Blvd., Venice. Free. Information, (310) 673-0887, ext. 27.

Friday, June 18th

MEDICATIONS — UCLA Healthcare hosts a lecture on how to buy, store and properly take medications, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Santa Monica Place Mall Community Room, Broadway and Fourth Street, Santa Monica. Information, (800) 516-5323.

Saturday, June 19th

BOOK SALE — The Mar Vista Branch Library hosts a book sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the library, 12006 Venice Blvd., Mar Vista. Free admission. Information, (310) 390-3454.

AQUATIC CENTER — The UCLA Marina Aquatic Center hosts an open house, 5 to 9 p.m. at the Aquatic Center, 14001 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey. Free. Information, (310) 823-0048.

Monday, June 21st

LOW BACK PAIN — Dr. Langston Holly will discuss common causes of lower back pain, 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center Cafeteria Conference Room, 1250 16th St., Santa Monica. Free. Information, (800) 516-5323.

Thursday, June 24th

CHAMBER FORUM — The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce hosts a business technology forum; noon to 1 p.m. at the Santa Monica Chamber office, 501 Colorado Ave. Suite 150, Santa Monica. Limited to first 40 who sign up. Free. Information, (310) 394-1868.

Friday, June 25th

DOC TALK — The UCLA Healthcare 50-Plus Program hosts a seminar on patient rights and responsibilities and how patients can improve their communication with doctors, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Santa Monica Place Mall Community Room, Broadway and Fourth Street, Santa Monica. Free. Information, (800) 516-5323.

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