MPUSD seeks input on leader search
Friday is the last day to participate in a survey that will be used in the search for a new superintendent at the Monterey Peninsula Unified School District.
Outgoing Superintendent Marilyn Shepherd is on paid leave until the end of the school year, when she will retire.
To take the Leadership Profile Survey, see www.mpusd.k12.ca.us.
Salinas United to plan park cleanup event
Salinas residents are being invited to help plan the third annual Salinas United community service event.
The planning meeting will be held 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Salinas City Hall Rotunda, 200 Lincoln Ave.
Salinas United involves the cleanup of four city parks, followed by a celebration and barbecue, which this year will raise funds to benefit homeless children. The event is set for April 13.
Doc's Lab tours mark Steinbeck's 111th
Hourly public tours of Pacific Biological Laboratories — "Doc's Lab" — at 800 Cannery Row are being offered from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday by the Cannery Row Foundation, which is celebrating John Steinbeck's 111th birthday and the foundation's 30th anniversary.
Cost is $15 at the door. For reservation for limited-size tours, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 659-2112. For information, see