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Mother's Day News Briefs

From Issue: Volume XXI - Number 9

Café Sevilla is celebrating Mother’s Day with a brunch buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items on the menu will include displays of meats and cheeses from Spain, breakfast items that include eggs, waffles, and a made-to-order omelet station. Sevilla will have a special meat carving station, and a make-your-own cupcake station as part of dessert. Join us on our outdoor patio, or intimate mezzanine, or lively tapas bar for live entertainment all day. Treat your mom to a Mother’s Day in Spain! 140 Pine Ave, Long Beach, (562) 495-5111.

Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 4. Amazing Comics & Cards will be giving away three free comic books to all who attend to celebrate this art form. The wide array of comic books being published today ensures that readers of all ages – children, teens, and adults – can find something appropriate that will stir their imaginations. Hours 10 a.m. -6 p.m. 5555 Stearns St, Long Beach. Call (562) 493-4427 for info. Images of free comics at

Los Coyotes Cards & Gifts celebrates mothers year-round and has the perfect range of products for any mother this Mother’s Day. Whether it’s a fashionable Vera Bradley baby bag for new mothers, Crabtree & Evelyn lotions and perfumes for the pampered mom or a sentimental greeting card for the mother in any capacity, Los Coyotes Cards & Gifts will certainly have the perfect gift for mom this Mother’s Day. Call (562) 421-1385 for hours and information.

Aquarium of the Pacific, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., offers its annual brunch celebrating moms on May 12. Attendees can delight in a decadent brunch and explore the wonders of the Pacific Ocean as they visit the Aquarium. For more information and to purchase tickets, call (562) 590-3100 or visit

Float Serve Volleyball is hosting the “Mother’s Day Grass 2’s Volleyball Tourney” on Saturday, May 11 at Del Amo Park in Carson. There are divisions for Mother/Daughter, Mother/Son, Mentor/Daughter, and Mentor/Son with age divisions of Less Than 15 or 15 and Older. The mentor must be same age or older. Free pizza at noon and free bottled water all day. For more information, please visit or email

Frieda’s Specialty Produce is celebrating Mother’s Day at Ralph’s with its very own Stokes Purple Sweet Potatoes. This sweet potato has more nutritional benefits than regular sweet potatoes and is high in antioxidants. Stokes Purple Sweet Potatoes have a vivid, bold purple flesh that intensifies when cooked, and add a pop of color to your Mother’s Day meals. For recipes and list of locations, visit, email or call (714) 826-6100.