Educator Richard Shope will speak at the next meeting of the Rowland Heights Community Coordinating Council on Monday, Oct. 10, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Shope will discuss the importance of education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. He will show how to encourage an interest in children through some exciting local programs.
The meeting will be held in the community room at Pathfinder Park, 18150 E. Pathfinder Roads. The first hour of the meeting will include reports on community issues from the Sheriff’s Department, the CHP and elected officials. The status of the redrawing of the county supervisorial district boundaries will be updated.