1. The Altadena Town Council will meet Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the Altadena Community Center, 730 E. Altadena Dr.
2.The Altadena Library, 600 E. Mariposa St., will host a workshop on how to make homemade soaps using all natural ingredients featuring local soap maker Anne Louise Bannon, Saturday, Sept. 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. For more information, call 626-798-0833 or visit http://www.altadenalibrary.org.
3. The Special Education Department Community Advisory Committee will host a workshop on how Common Core Standards will affect special education students, Monday, Sept. 16 at 8:30 p.m. at the Elbie J. Hickambottom Board Room, PUSD Education Center Room #236, 351 S. Hudson Ave., Pasadena.
4. The Arroyo Food Co-op is planning a Yard Sale Extravaganza at 494 N. Wilson Ave., Pasadena, Saturday, Sept. 21 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Early bird entry is 7 p.m. with a $5 suggested donation.
5. Heading out on the freeways this morning? Check out Altadena Patch’s live traffic map before you head out on your morning commute.