Port Town authors to join ‘Let’s Talk Port’ June 15

Let's Talk Port logoLearn about Port of Long Beach projects, jobs, environmental issues and more at a free “Let’s Talk Port” community forum on Monday, June 15, at 6:30 p.m. at the Veterans Park Community Center, 101 E. 28th St., Long Beach.

Presented in partnership with the Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance, the program will feature a short presentation followed by Q&A and a chance to talk with Port representatives. This will be the first “Let’s Talk Port” to feature Port Chief Executive Officer Jon Slangerup.

Food and beverages will be served, and a variety of Port displays will be featured. Also at the event will be veteran Long Beach maritime journalists George and Carmela Cunningham, who will be on hand to talk about their new history book, Port Town: How the People of Long Beach Built, Defended and Profited From Their Harbor.

RSVP for the event here.

For more information, contact Jocelin Padilla at jocelin.padilla@polb.com or 562-283-7722.

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