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DETAILS 07/23/2014 to 08/02/2014
THE PURGE: BREAKOUT



2301 Beverly Blvd - 25 - THE PURGE: BREAKOUT is an immersive escape-game experience based on the world of Universal Pictures’ THE PURGE. It’s Purge Night, and your group is being held captive by a demented torturer…with o ....

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DETAILS 01/01/2014 to 12/31/2014
LOS ANGELES SCAVENGER HUNT ADVENTURE

Use promo code EYESPYLA for 20% off

Olvera Street, Los Angeles 805-603-5620 - $49 per team of 2 to 5 people - Experience downtown Los Angeles in a whole new way on this scavenger hunt walking tour. Perfect for families, groups of friends and corporate teambuilding activities. You'll use your smart phone to s ....

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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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06/25/2014 to 07/30/2014
WEDNESDAYS ARE WEST DAYS AT THE AUTRY!



4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, 90027-1462 323.667.2000 - Included with Museum Admission / Free for Autry Members - Museum teachers will share dynamic stories about the history of the West in the galleries. In addition, visitors can enjoy hands-on activity carts, crafts, and games. Each week focuses on a different ....

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07/30/2014
GRAB YOUR YOGA MAT AND JOIN SOUTH BAY GALLERIA KID’S CLUB FOR HAPPY KID YOGA ON JULY 30!



1815 Hawthorne Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90278 (310) 371-7546 - - The South Bay Galleria Kid’s Club will host Happy Kid Yoga on Wednesday, July 30 at 10:30 a.m. This free, fun-filled yoga class includes playful ways to exercise by incorporating simple yoga poses f ....

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07/30/2014
TONGVA PARK: COMMUNITY DANCE WITH LIVE MUSIC



1615 Ocean Ave 3104588350 - Free - Everyone is invited to join a free salsa dance lesson in the center of the park followed by a community dance to live music. International salsa band, Orquestra Tabaco Y Ron will be performing live m ....

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07/28/2014 to 07/30/2014
PAINTING WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS!



5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - $20+ materials - Join us on Monday or Wednesday for a fun chance to learn to paint this Summer! Each class will be from 4-6 p.m., and the cost is only $20, and you must bring your own materials. Each class will be a ....

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07/24/2014 to 07/31/2014
EVALUATE NEW AND FUTURE VEHICLES – GET PAID CASH FOR YOUR OPINONS!!!!



- Free - EVALUATE NEW AND FUTURE VEHICLES – GET PAID CASH FOR YOUR OPINONS!!!! HELP US DEVELOP THE NEXT GENERATION AUTOMOBILES!! As consumers we LOVE to talk about what we like and don’t like about our vehi ....

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06/09/2014 to 08/01/2014
QUIRK IMPROV CAMP FOR KIDS



2106 Hyperion Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027 5033801906 - $150 per week - At Quirk, we play games and create stories together, while fostering an atmosphere of support and encouragement. There are no wrong moves in improv! Your child will explore the far reaches of their c ....

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07/07/2014 to 08/01/2014
ITL FOUNDATION SUMMER ICAMP AND CAMP MESSIAH



1201 W. Manchester Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90044 323-863-6725 - 25.00 - Camp Messiah presents Information, Technology, and Literacy Foundation's Summer iCamp. Ages 7-14. Learn, have fun, and thrive this summer. Camp themes include: I am Healthy, I am Beautiful/Handsome, ....

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07/28/2014 to 08/02/2014
SCREEN ACTING CAMP FOR KIDS



320 E. Angeleno Ave. Burbank, CA 91502 818-601-8401 - $250 - Screen Acting Camp with Hollywood Youth Theatre
Ages: 10-18
Experience acting for Film & TV
Dates: July 28th – Aug 2nd (Saturday morning performance)
Cost: $250 Campers learn the basic camera acting ....


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07/12/2014 to 08/02/2014
ACTING WORKSHOPS



6918 Brockton Ave, Riverside 92506 951-398-1105 - $100 per class - Gold Leaf Theatre: Directing, Scriptwriting, and Acting Workshops: -Directing 101 - Learn the basics of directing, how to cast a show, how to make a rehearsal schedule, how to block an entire play, h ....

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07/26/2014 to 08/02/2014
BEAUTIFY LA, HOSTED BY KUYAM, COMES TO THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY



beautify-la.com (310) 454-3080 - $0 - Kuyam, a local online scheduling platform, will host the third Beautify LA event from July 26 to August 2, 2014. For eight days only, locals can book their favorite beauty or fitness appointments at ....

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08/02/2014
ELBOWS OFF THE TABLE! A TABLE MANNERS CLASS FOR KIDS



714 E. Manchester Blvd. , Inglewood, 90301 323-289-5326 - $10.00 - A Fun and Exciting lesson on Table Manners for Kids. The children will role-play and become the wait staff, hosts, cooks and more to create a fun and enjoyable dining experience as they are taught a ....

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08/02/2014
FABULOUSLY FUN ETIQUETTE CLASS FOR GIRLS



714 E. Manchester Blvd. , Inglewood, 90301 323-289-5326 - $15.00 - Join M. Shannon Etiquette Consulting for a Fabulously Fun Etiquette Class for Girls! The girls are going to make and model paper designs and receive an important lesson on self-esteem. We will enjoy ....

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06/09/2014 to 08/03/2014
THE LITTLE MERMAID MUSICAL THEATRE SUMMER CAMP!



Ventura & Van Nuys, Sherman Oaks (818) 915-8527 - - www.act-1.org
(818) 915-8527 Join us for Musical Theatre Summer Camp!
starts June 9
performances Aug 1-3
Sherman Oaks
AGES 7-14
LOTS of parts available for cast members of all ages! Boys an ....


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08/03/2014
MARIACHI TESORO DE SAN FERNANDO



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles,90049 310-440-4500 - Concert included with Museum admission: $10 General; $7 Seniors and Full-Time Students; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2. Free Parking - The Skirball is your place for weekend family fun all summer long! Sing along with performers, dance to music from around the world, experience circus arts, and hear memorable stories at Family Amphi ....

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07/01/2014 to 08/05/2014
FOR THE LOVE OF POETRY: READING AND APPRECIATING POEMS



6201 Winnetka Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91371 818-719-6425 - 69.00 - Have you ever been moved by a poem without knowing why, or felt like you were missing out on a brilliant revelation in a poem that made no sense? This class is designed to foster a deep connection to ....

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06/11/2014 to 08/07/2014
SINGIN' THRU SUMMER VOCAL YOUTH CAMP



6918 Brockton Ave., Riverside, CA 92506 (951) 878-8642 - 342/student - Singin' thru Summer is a fun and intensive 8-week camp where each student is challenged mentally, physically, and emotionally to grow in their understanding of how music and singing can impact their ....

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08/07/2014
BRAHMS’ DOUBLE WITH HILARY HAHN



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - - Brahms’ Double with Hilary Hahn
Thursday, August 7th 8pm
Hollywood Bowl
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Passionate, inventive violinist Hilary Hahn delves into Brahms’ momentous Double Concerto partnered with ....


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06/17/2014 to 08/08/2014
SUMMER ART CAMP



18356 Oxnard St. #6, Tarzana, Ca. 91436 818-774-0775 - Varies - Spaces are limited at Viridian Art Academy's Summer Art Camp mornings 9:30-12:30 and Afternoon Art 1-3pm. Learn to draw and paint in a real art studio. Each day we will learn new techniques and creat ....

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02/12/2014 to 08/09/2014
STAR EDUCATION SUMMER CAMP



Elementary schools in West Los Angeles, Palisades, Westchester, Sherman Oaks, etc. 310-842-8542 - 150- 355 - There’s something for everyone at STAR Camps! Whether your child wants to unleash their inner creativity, stay fit and active, explore new technologies, become a star on the stage or simply acquire ....

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08/09/2014
THE URBAN OCEAN: WORLD PORT AND SEA LIFE CRUISE



100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 562-590-3100 - Adult: $29.95; Child: $10, does not include Aquarium admission Member: $26.95; Member Child: $8 - Join us on a double-deck yacht as we explore one of the most distinctive sections of our coastline and experience the wonders of the Southern California urban ocean. In this place of high intensity, ....

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08/06/2014 to 08/09/2014
ART WORKSHOP IN NATURE WITH SUZANNE GIBSON



3201 PlazaDel Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 10.00 per person for 2 class series - Art Workshop in Nature with Suzanne Gibson. All ages welcome. The Wednesday class will start with and art demonstration follwed by a walk on the Marsh. Saturday, Suzzane will hold a two hour workshop ....

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08/09/2014
"WRITING COURTROOMS" WRITERS' WORKSHOP - PRESENTED BY CA LAWYERS FOR THE ARTS



15301 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403 310-998-5590 - CLA Member - $10.00 (USD) ;($15 at the door) CLA Student/Senior Member - $5.00 (USD) ;($10 at the door) General Public - $20.00 (USD) ;($25 at the door) - Writing Courtrooms: How to Write Courtroom Scenes for Novels, Movies & T.V. Without Making Your Characters Sound as if They Never Set Foot in Law School
with Charles B. Rosenberg, Esq. Program Descri ....


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08/09/2014
DELICIOUS CUPCAKES BAKING CLASS - KIDS WELCOME!- SAT, 8/9/14, 2-5PM



2366 Pelham Avenue 310-470-2640 - $90 per person - Heavenly Cupcakes $90 Per Person
Sat, 8/9/14 2pm-5pm OR Tues, 9/23/14 6:30pm-9:30pm OR Sat, 12/7/14 3pm-6pm
Delicious Cupcakes are all the rage for desserts and snacks! Learn to Bake, Frost and Fil ....


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08/09/2014
ART WORKSHOP IN NATURE WITH SUZANNE GIBSON, PART II



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-6623 - $10.00 for two class series - Art Workshop In Nature With Suzanne Gibson, Part II. All ages welcome. Suzanne Gibson continues this four hour workshop. This workshop involves a two hour plein air workshop on the Preserve, painting ....

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08/09/2014
NEED AN IDEA FOR DATE NIGHT? TRY A COUPLES COOKING CLASS - SAT, 8/9/14



2366 Pelham Avenue 310-470-2640 - 200 - Couples Romantic Cooking 2 $200 per couple
Sat, 8/9/14 7-9:30pm OR Fri, 10/3/14 7-9:30pm OR Sat, 11/8/14 7-9:30pm
Join us for some more sensual recipes starting with: • Baked Salmon and Vegetable ....


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08/10/2014
THE BIGGEST LOSER RUNWALK AT SIX FLAGS MAGIC MOUNTAIN - LOS ANGELES, CA 5K/10K/KIDS 1 MILE FUN RUN



26101 Magic Mountain Parkway (8150 464-1265 - Varies - A race for all fitness levels, whether you are ready to set a personal record or this is your first race, come join us at The Biggest Loser RunWalk! The Biggest Loser RunWalk Finisher's Medal
Commemo ....


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06/02/2014 to 08/10/2014
A FAERY HUNT ANNOUNCES PERFORMANCE CLASS: INTENSIVE FOR CHILDREN



19130 Ventura Blvd. Tarzana, CA 91356 818-324-6802 - $260.00 - A Faery Hunt is offering a performance class intensive. This class will take the children on a performance experience starting with the audition process, rehearsals, learning theatrical nomenclature ....

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