Community Calendar: August 11-17

Join Chivas USA and support the Summer Night Lights program with unique soccer clinics in Los A

The following is a list of Chivas USA player appearances and other community activities in the next week. See more events on the Chivas USA Fan Calendar at cdchivasusa.com/calendar.

Chivas USA brings soccer to Summer Night Lights Program

WHO:              Chivas USA’s street team, ChivaPatrol
WHAT:            Summer Night Lights
WHEN:            Thursday, August 12, 2010 8:00 – 9:30 p.m. PT
WHERE:          Jim Gilliam Recreation Center  4000 South La Brea AvenueLos Angeles, CA 90019

Chivas USA will host hundreds of children at five soccer clinics that will take place throughout the month of August as part of Summer Night Lights.  Led by Chivas USA Academy coaches, participating youths will enjoy 90 minute soccer training sessions designed for children with all levels of soccer experience.  For more information, please contact Nadia Gonzalez at ngonzalez@cdchivasusa.com or click here.

Sal Zizzo at Whittier Public Library Reading Festival

WHO:              Chivas USA midfielder Sal Sizzo
WHAT:            Whittier Public Library Reading Festival
WHEN:            Thursday, August 12, 2010 6:30. - 7:30 p.m. PT
WHERE:          Whittier Public Library 7344 Washington Ave Whittier, CA 90602

Zizzo will be at the Whittier Public Library Reading Festival signing autographs and taking pictures with fans at the event. 

Marcelo Saragosa at Parks after Dark Soccer Clinic
WHO:              Chivas USA midfielder Marcelo Saragosa
WHAT:            Parks after Dark
WHEN:            Thursday, August 12, 2010 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. PT
WHERE:         Pamela Park 2236 Goodall Ave Los Angeles, CA 91010

Saragosa will be at the Parks after Park soccer clinic signing autographs, greeting, and taking pictures with fans at the event. 

Jesús Padilla and the ChivaPatrol at the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Event
WHO:              Chivas USA midfielder Jesús Padilla and the ChivaPatrol
WHAT:            Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Home Depot Store
WHEN:            Sunday, August 15, 2010 1:30- 3:00 p.m. PT
WHERE:          Home Depot 7121 Firestone Blvd Downey, CA 90241

Padilla will greet fans, give autographs, and take pictures with fans at The Home Depot with Scotts Miracle-Gro Company. The ChivaPatrol will also be present, giving out information on the team, and organizing raffles and giveaways at the Great Campout at the Home Depot Store Event.