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POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS & ADULTS



3795 Boise Avenue, Mar Vista, CA 90066 (3 blocks west of Centinela, off Venice) 310-567-2708. - - Peach Tree Pottery classes, studio and gallery. If you've ever thought you'd like to try throwing a pot, this is a fun and relaxed place to try it out. Unleash your creativity, learn to throw a pot i ....

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Fundraisers in Hollywood
03/07/2015
EAT YOUR ART OUT: NEXT STOP, THE TWILIGHT ZONE



1121 Seward, Los Angeles, 90038 - $5 - Partnered with Angel City Derby Girls and Titmouse Animation Studios, Eat More Art Out Productions is bringing back their annual roller derby fundraiser with more passion and excitement than ever bef ....

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Recreation in South Bay
03/07/2015
DISCOVERING TONGVA CULTURE:"THE MUSICAL TREE, TURTLES AND CLAM SHELLS: TONGVA MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS FROM MOTHER EARTH", AGES 12 AND ABOVE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 5.00 per person - Craig Torres will be hereto talk about the history of Tongva music and the instruments that accompany songs. Educate on protocol and etiquette of singing songs and demonstrate the process of making a ....

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Recreation in Inland Empire
03/07/2015
BIG BEAR LAKE POLAR PLUNGE



41218 Park Avenue, Big Bear Lake, 92315 562.502.1000 - $50 - Run, walk, or dance into the chilly waters of Big Bear Lake on Saturday, March 7 to raise funds for Special Olympics Inland Empire. For just a minimum of $50, you can participate in the coolest event ....

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Museums in Midtown LA
03/05/2015
CRAFT NIGHT AT CAFAM: BOOKMAKING WITH DEBRA DISMAN



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - $8/Free for Members (includes materials, drinks, and snacks) - Galleries open 6:30-9:30pm
Project demonstrations at 7:00pm & 7:30pm
In the courtyard Join us for an innovative, simple, and versatile book-making workshop. Debra Disman will teach you how to make a ....


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Dance in Santa Clarita Valley
03/05/2015
JAM SESSION- BOLLYWOOD DANCE



Main Street- Between Market and 6th Streets, (661) 250-3787 - Free - Combine jazz and hip-hop with modern and traditional Indian dance and you get the energetic sounds and movements of Bollywood. Twirl, twist and step with Achinta S. McDaniel and dancers from Blue13 D ....

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Recreation in Orange County
03/07/2015
CITYRACE LAGUNA BEACH ART ADVENTURE



- $40.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players solve fun & challenging clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neighborhoods. Teams will crack codes, solve ....

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Books in Los Angeles
03/07/2015
826LA HOSTS WORKSHOPS ON GETTING A BOOK PUBLISHED AND WRITING A QUERY LETTER



1714 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-413-3388 - $50 for book publishing panel; $25 for query letter workshop - On Saturday, March 7 at 3:30 p.m. at 826LA — 1714 W. Sunset Blvd. in Echo Park — meet local publisher Olivia Taylor Smith (Unnamed Press), literary agent Dara Hyde (of theHill/Nadell agency), novel ....

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Recreation in Los Angeles
03/07/2015
AROUND THE WORLD SERIES. ITALY



5217 Glasgow Way, Los Angeles, CA 90045 +13104352556 - $50 + $25 per sibling - We are making our first trip in the series. This 3-hour event will take children to Italy. They will learn brief history and some fun facts, find out about typical day of italian children, play tradi ....

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Museums in Midtown LA
03/08/2015
PICTURING HOME, A CRAFTLAB WORKSHOP: FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - $7 adults/$5 children/Members FREE - Using the work of Focus Iran artists as a departure point, we will use images and collage to make portraits of "home" - whether that's your house, a city where you used to live, or an imaginary home ....

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Recreation in Culver City
03/08/2015
CITYRACE CULVER CITY: IN THE SHADOWS OF THE STARS



- $40.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players solve fun & challenging clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neighborhoods. Teams will crack codes, solve ....

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Dance in Inland Empire
03/03/2015 to 03/10/2015
ARGENTINE TANGO FOR SENIOR MORNING CLASSES



13613 12th St. Chino, CA 91710 951-795-3008 - 49 / senior (60+) single; $90 for senior (60+) couple for 6 classes - These Argentine Tango MORNING classes take place every week at 10am on both TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS and last one hour. In each class we will do an easy and light warm up and then go about learning Arg ....

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Special Interest in South Bay
03/12/2015
A BOUNTY OF BIRDS



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Connie Vadheim, professor at California State University Dominguez Hills, will be discussing common garden birds and how to attract them. ....

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Classes & Seminars in Pasadena
01/19/2015 to 03/13/2015
SPACE: ARTS EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS



1506 Mission Street So. Pasadena, CA 91030 626.441.4788 - - SPACE Arts Center is excited to announce it's upcoming slate of classes! Starting January 19th, we will be offering classes for both children and adults, including FUNctional Ceramics, Drawing & Pain ....

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Specialty in South Bay
03/14/2015
"RAPTORS" - A CLOSER LOOK



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 5.00 per person / $10.00 per family - South Bay Wildlife Rehabilitation will be here to talk about raptors. This is a unique hands-on opportunity to see up close and learn more about these amazing animals. ....

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Recreation in Los Angeles
03/14/2015
BHC KIDS CLUB: ROBOTICS WITH LEGOS BY SYLVAN LEARNING CENTER



3650 West Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. (323) 290-4201 - Free - Great for kids in grades 2-6, Sylvan Robotics uses fun, hands-on projects to get creative juices flowing. Your child will learn how to build robots using LEGOS, while developing new skills and having ....

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Museums in Midtown LA
03/15/2015
THE PILE: ARTIST TALK & SEWING WORKSHOP WITH JONAS BECKER



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - Free - Artist Jonas Becker will discuss his new installation The Pile. Then work with Jonas to create your own hand-sewn desire that you can take home or contribute to the installation. RSVP required to rsv ....

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Special Interest in South Bay
03/20/2015
ONE DAY IN THE MARSH ARTIST RECEPTION



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Beth Shibata, local artist, will host this reception of her photography at the Madrona Marsh. Light refreshments will be served. Her art work will be on display from March 3, 2015 to April 10, 2015. ....

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Museums in Midtown LA
03/21/2015
YARN BOMBING LOS ANGELES KNIT GRAFFITI COLLECTIVE



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - Free and open to the public - Join in YBLA’s monthly meeting to find out what your local guerrilla knitters are up to, share projects you’re working on, and good conversation. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged! To fin ....

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DETAILSFestivals in Pasadena
03/21/2015
4TH ANNUAL SANTA ANITA WINNERS' CIRCLE BBQ CHAMPIONSHIP

Use EYESPYLA Coupon code - SMOKE444 for HALF OFF Advanced tix (limited time offer)

285 W Huntington, Arcadia, 91007 Contact info on website - $5 - Featuring the West Coast’s best barbeque, the 4th Annual Winners’ Circle BBQ Championship, will be held on Saturday, March 21st in California at beautiful Santa Anita Park located at 285 West Hunti ....

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Fundraisers in Los Angeles
03/21/2015
2015 HOLLYWOOD DANCE MARATHON



1735 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 - - The Hollywood Dance Marathon (HDM) is the primary fundraising event for Lights Camera Cure. The HDM is a high-energy dance party/charity benefit featuring supporters who sign up to dance for six hour ....

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Recreation in Los Angeles
03/22/2015
CITYRACE OLVERA STREET, EL PUEBLO & BEYOND



- $40.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players solve fun & challenging clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neighborhoods. Teams will crack codes, solve ....

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03/01/2015 to 03/22/2015
RE:CONNECTING - VULNERABILITY AND INTEGRITY



1402 Prime Court, Pasadena 91104 626-437-3405 - $275 - About the course: This is an intense, "life-changing," four-week workshop on the power of vulnerability and integrity taught by award-winning poet Natalie Patterson. Open to people in all stages of l ....

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Museums in West LA
03/22/2015
SKIRBALL PLAYDATE: A WORLD OF PUPPETS



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, 90049 3104404500 - $15 General | $10 Skirball Family Members and above - A special opportunity for aspiring puppeteers! Through movement, music, art making, and storytelling, explore a variety of forms of puppetry and performance. Get inspired by interacting with the amaz ....

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Dance in Venice Beach
03/20/2015 to 03/22/2015
AFROCARIBE DANCE PRESENTS: THE WARRIORS! A 3-DAY DANCE INTENSIVE WITH KIMBERLY MIGUEL MULLEN FEATURING GUEST ARTISTS!



1416 Electric Ave, Venice 90291 - Registration: $125 discount before March 4th - after $175. - March 20 - 22nd in Venice Beach, California! Please join us for WARRIORS: A 3-day AfroCaribe Dance Intensive with Dancer & Ethnologist Kimberly Miguel Mullen featuring live AfroCuban Drumming led by ....

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Classes & Seminars in West LA
03/02/2015 to 03/23/2015
CULINARY BASICS COOKING SERIES – 4 WKS- MON 3/2/15 7PM-9:30PM



2366 Pelham Ave 3104702640 - $350 - The Culinary Basics Cooking Series is designed for the novice cook with little or no culinary experience. Starting with essential knife skills, Chef Eric will help you learn to be comfortable and con ....

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Recreation in Downtown LA
03/28/2015
CITYRACE DOWNTOWN LA: QUEST FOR THE KEYS



- $40.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players solve fun & challenging clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neighborhoods. Teams will crack codes, solve ....

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Recreation in South Bay
03/28/2015
BUILDING A BIRDHOUSE, AGES 9 AND ABOVE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 10.00 per person - Create a home for beautiful backyard birds with your own hands. Attract nesting birds by providing shelter and adding to the beauty of your yard. Materials and instructions will be provided. ....

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Classes & Seminars in Pasadena
03/28/2015
SHUMEI SPOON BENDING PARTY IN PASADENA



2430 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA, 91107 626-584-8841 - $25.00 - "Fun!" "Unexpected!" "Magical!" "Thrilling experience!" Those are the words you'll hear from the participants after the party. In Parallel University's Spoon Bending Parties the participants are guid ....

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Museums in Midtown LA
03/29/2015
“PERMISSION TO QUILT” WORKSHOP WITH LUKE HAYNES



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-937-4230 - $100/$80 Members - Construct your own small quilt top with artist Luke Haynes, whose work in on display in the exhibition Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters. Luke will walk you through a series of steps that will dec ....

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