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Theater in Hollywood
06/10/2016 to 06/25/2016
MADLIB, THE MUSICAL!

1123 Vine St, Los Angeles, 90038 5038190691 - Free - An improvised musical form where the audience chooses off a menu of songs from stage and screen what they would like to hear and in what order. Then, the MadLib cast has 5 minutes to create a plot us ....

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Festivals in NoHo Arts Dist.
06/25/2016
2ND ANNUAL SHAPE SPECIAL NEEDS SUMMER CARNIVAL & RESOURCE FAIR

10623 Riverside Drive, North Hollywood, 91602 (818) 308-7548 - Free - School is out, so it's time to get summer started Shape style! Come to The Shape of Behavior where there will be face painting, a bounce house, a Kona ice truck and carnival-themed indoor and outdoor ....

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Museums in Santa Monica
06/25/2016
DISCOVER THE HISTORY LECTURE

1350 7th Street (310) 395-2290 - FREE - This lecture will be a rousing afternoon of conversation and a trip down memory lane with Hollywood regulars Francine York and David Ladd, moderated by Lyle Gregory. The speakers will cover Shirley T ....

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Health & Fitness in Santa Monica
06/25/2016
BEND & BURN FITNESS SERIES WITH SOPHIE GRAY @ BLOOMINGDALE'S SANTA MONICA PLACE

315 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - FREE - Get ready to love your incredible body this summer with a high intensity, full-body fitness class with Sophie Gray of "Way of Gray." She'll kick you into shape with a training workout that will help ....

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Music in Los Angeles
06/25/2016
UR REVOLT ROCK IN THE PARK

4343 Liemert Blvd Los Angeles 90009 - Free - UR Revolt Records presents Rock in the Park, June 25. Where all the best underground indie Rock artist diverge to share their artistry in this free bi-monthly concerts series in historical Leimert Pa ....

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Comedy in Los Feliz & Silverlake
06/25/2016
SHERANE: FREE MUSICAL COMEDY

1607 N Vermont Ave. Los Angeles - FREE - Sherane is a free monthly musical comedy variety show held at the downstairs theater at The Clubhouse, hosted by Fred Le. This month we have: Nina Daniels (storytelling cellist) , slayer of strings a ....

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Community in Culver City
06/25/2016 to 06/26/2016
55TH ANNUAL 2016 “FIESTA OF GEMS” SHOW

4117 Overland Blvd., 3108504398 - Free - Culver City Rock and Mineral Club, Inc. PRESENTS OUR 55th ANNUAL 2016 “FIESTA OF GEMS” SHOW
Featured Gem: PETRIFIED WOOD
Free Admission - Free Parking
June 25 - 26 2016
Show Hours: Sat. 10-6 – Su ....


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Festivals in San Gabriel Valley
06/26/2016
626 GOLDEN STREETS PRESENTED BY METRO - SUNDAY JUNE 26 - FREE!

South Pasadena, San Marino, Arcadia, Monrovia, Duarte, Irwindale, Azusa, LA County 6266275004 - FREE - 626 GOLDEN STREETS Presented by Metro - THE BIGGEST PARTY IN THE 626!! www.626goldenstreets.com 626 Golden Streets presented by Metro will be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to walk, bike, run, skat ....

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Festivals in San Fernando Valley
06/26/2016
VAN NUYS SUMMER BLOCK PARTY & BBQ

Katherine Avenue and Archwood Street, Van Nuys 91405 818-755-7676 - Free admission - FIRST ANNUAL VAN NUYS SUMMER BLOCK PARTY & BBQ SUNDAY JUNE 26TH Music, fun and food are on the table at Van Nuys’ first annual summer block party and barbecue hosted by District 2 Councilman Paul Kr ....

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Classes & Seminars in West LA
06/26/2016
TERRARIUM BUILDING WORKSHOP

8050 Emerson Ave - Free Workshop - Join us on Sunday, June 26th for a free plant terrarium building workshop for children and parents at Emerson Avenue Community Garden in Westchester, CA (8050 Emerson Ave 90045) hosted by Pacific Ter ....

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Books in Downtown LA
06/26/2016
HERE COMES THE BIG ONE! DAVID ULIN AND PAUL KOLSBY DISCUSS THEIR “EARTHSHAKING” NEW NOVEL "EAR TO THE GROUND"

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071 213-228-7388 - Free - Co-Authors David Ulin and Paul Kolsby, both multi-faceted literary talents, will discuss their new book, "Ear to the Ground," which was originally published as a serial in the L.A. Reader. This L.A.- ....

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Community in San Fernando Valley
06/26/2016
COMMUNITY PICNIC IN HAZELTINE PARK TO SUPPORT EDUCATION

14201 Huston St. Sherman Oaks 91423 - FREE - Sherman Oaks, CA – On June 26, Hike It Up will be hosting a community picnic at Hazeltine Park from 1:00 to 3:00. There will be activities, face painting, art, and treats including Menchies frozen y ....

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DETAILSOutdoor Markets in South Bay
06/26/2016
TORRANCE ANTIQUE STREET FAIRE

1317 Sartori Ave., Torrance, 90501 3103286107 - Free - Join the hunt for vintage treasure on Sunday June 26th! 200+ Sellers with Antiques, Furniture, Vintage Clothes, Jewelry, Tools, Plants, LP's, Home Decor & More...all on sale at bargain prices! Antiqu ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Los Angeles
06/28/2016
FREE PUBLIC SEMINAR EXPLORING THE LATEST IN WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY IN LONG BEACH

4200 E. Pacific Coast Hwy #150, Long Beach, 90804 - FREE - Explore the latest in bariatric surgery during a free public seminar on Tuesday, June 28 at 6:00PM, hosted by West Medical. The seminar will offer specifics about the various bariatric procedures, in ....

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Theater in Beverly Hills
06/06/2016 to 06/29/2016
AUSTRALIAN THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS THEATRE FESTIVAL IN JUNE

7657 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046 (323) 960-4443 - $25-$30 - L.A.’s Australian Theatre Company offers a mini Australian theater festival, including a ‘Double Feature’ of two celebrated Australian plays that were made into movies and ATC’s second annual fre ....

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Art in Downtown LA
05/14/2016 to 06/30/2016
TOO HOT TO HANDLE: POSTERS ON CLIMATE CHANGE, POLLUTION & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

3655 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (310) 397-3100 - FREE - Please join CSPG for the opening of "Too Hot to Handle: Posters on Climate Change, Pollution & Environmental Justice," a dynamic new exhibition that will be on display from Saturday, May 14th through ....

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Comedy in On the Web
06/19/2016 to 07/01/2016
LOS ANGELES HISTORY PODCAST

- Free - Listen to stories from the history of Los Angeles ranging from the old Pacific Electric Railway system to the curse of Griffith Park. Tune in to this month's episode on the two worst man-made disaste ....

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Comedy in Santa Monica
06/27/2016 to 07/01/2016
WESTSIDE STAND-UP SHOWDOWN COMPETITION

1323-A (the “A” stands for alley) Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica CA 90401 (310) 451-0850 - FREE - Back again, the 5th Annual Westside Stand-up Showdown features 5 nights of the best rising stand-ups in LA competing for over $1500 in prizes and industry meetings. Each night features 10 comics each ....

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Museums in Beverly Hills
06/26/2016 to 07/03/2016
DISCOVERY CHANNEL ‘SHARK WEEK’ VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE AT PALEY CENTER

465 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills 90210 - Free - The Paley Center in Los Angeles is THE place to be to experience the not-to-be-missed Discovery VR, an immersive virtual reality offering that transports fans to places and situations they may not ot ....

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Nightlife in Los Feliz & Silverlake
07/04/2016
BURNT FOURTH OF JULY BBQ

3213 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90057 - Free - New summertime party series Burnt presents their Fourth of July BBQ at a private outdoor venue The Holding Company. Inspired by backyard BBQs and the Balearic music movement, this new party series ai ....

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Film in Los Angeles
07/05/2016
CINEMA TUESDAYS: WHALE RIDER

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd 3104404500 - Free - A small Maori village is left in the midst of uncertainty when the chief’s sole male heir—survived only by his twin sister, Pai—dies at birth. Despite widespread disapproval by the village, twelve ....

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Music in Glendale
07/06/2016
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS

610 E. California Ave, Glendale, 91206 (818) 244-7241 - Free - FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every First & Third Wednesday at 12:10-12:40 pm
On Wednesday JULY 6, 2016 AT 12:10-12:40 pm
CALICO WINDS: Music of RAYMOND BURKHART CALICO WINDS: In Residence at ....


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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
07/07/2016
THE BUTTERFLY CONTAINER

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Connie Vadheim, professor at California State University Dominguez Hills, will discuss how to make your own butterfly garden using containers. A guided walk will follow to inspire further discussion. ....

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Books in Los Angeles
07/07/2016
CHINAKA HODGE PERFORMS FROM DATED EMCEES AT ESO WON BOOKSTORE.

327 Degnan Blvd., Los Angeles, 90008 - - Chinaka Hodge's debut book Dated Emcees received great praise from Dave Eggers, who said, "This is an absolute powerhouse of a book, and a new pinnacle for Chinaka Hodge. . . . She deserves a wide au ....

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Recreation in South Bay
07/09/2016
NIGHT HIKE ON THE PRESERVE

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Visit the Madrona Marsh as the sun set and day gradually fades into night. Observe and listen to the sounds of the animals and insects as they begin their nightly activities. ....

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Festivals in Pasadena
07/09/2016
SRI LANKA DAY

280 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101 (213) 483 0126 - FREE - SRI LANKA DAY is coming! Get the opportunity to experience Sri Lankan Cuisine at our annual Sri Lanka Day celebration! Come join us as we chow down some of the best, authentic Sri Lankan foods such a ....

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Art in Los Angeles
07/09/2016
"THE COLOR OF LIFE" ART OPENING

5373 Wilshire Blvd.,Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - Free - July is heating up as we prepare you for a sensational show with 2 outstanding artists that are coloring our world. Join us on July 9th, from 7-9 p.m. as we introduce our next show, "The Color of Lif ....

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Art in Los Angeles
07/09/2016
"THE COLOR OF LIFE" ART OPENING

5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - Free - July is heating up as we prepare you for a sensational show with 2 outstanding artists that are coloring our world. Join us on July 9th, from 7-9 p.m. as we introduce our next show, "The Color of Lif ....

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Art in Los Angeles
06/11/2016 to 07/10/2016
FOR THE LOVE OF CARMINE | SOLO SHOW BY LENA MOROSS

4817 W Adams Blvd - FREE - For the Love of Carmine | Solo show by Lena Moross Opening reception June 11, 7-11pm
Exhibition runs June 11th to July 10th MuzeuMM
4817 W Adams Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016 (Los Angeles) – Lena Moros ....


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Music in West LA
07/10/2016
SUMMER ORGAN CONCERT - JAEBON HWANG

10497 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, 90024 3104744511 - Free - FREE ADMISSION
Join us for three 60-minute concerts by world-class organists performing on the landmark Shaffer Memorial Organ in a magnificent cathedral setting. Scroll down for bios. CONCERT SCHEDU ....


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