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DETAILSTours & Excursions in Downtown LA
07/18/2015 to 12/27/2015
HOLLYWOOD IN DOWNTOWN LA



523 S. Olive Street Los Angeles 90013 213-399-3820 - 15.00 - Watch the scenes and then see the actual locations of your favorite movies on this unique tour of Hollywood culture through the most filmed backlot in the world! You'll watch many movie clips and the ....

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DETAILSTours & Excursions in Downtown LA
03/01/2015 to 12/31/2015
LOS ANGELES SCAVENGER HUNT ADVENTURES

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Olvera Street, Los Angeles 805-603-5620 - $49 per team of 2 to 5 people - Now there are four ways to experience Los Angeles in a whole new way on an amazing scavenger hunt walking tour. It’s perfect for families, groups of friends and corporate teambuilding activities. Yo ....

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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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DETAILSTours & Excursions in Orange County

WHALE WATCHING CRUISES AT DAVEY'S LOCKER

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400 Main Street Newport Beach, CA 92661 (949) 673-1435 - Regular price: $32-36 - Davey's Locker offers year around whale watching cruises to view many varieties of whales including the giant blue whales, which attains lengths over 80 feet, gray whales, several types of dolphin, s ....

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Classes & Seminars in Downtown LA
07/28/2015
LEARN ABOUT INTERNET SECURITY AND DATA BACK-UP. FOR BEGINNERS!



Los Angeles, CA - 0.00 - Welcome to the FREE Internet and Data Backup Basics Workshop for Baby Boomers and Beginners! Most computer users have a vague notion of what Internet Security is and why it is important. Computer vir ....

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Art in Los Angeles
07/31/2015
"PAINT, DRINK & LAUGH" ABSTRACT ELEPHANT



5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - $25 - Join us on July 31st, from 7-9 p.m. for our next paint class, with a fun take on Elephants! This is a chance for our guests to get creative and put their own spin on this delightful rendition. All ma ....

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Health & Fitness in Santa Monica
07/18/2015 to 08/08/2015
HEY THERE MUSCLES RETURNS JULY 18 TO THE SANTA MONICA PIER FOR FREE 4-WEEK WORKOUT SERIES WITH LOU FERRIGNO & FAMILY



200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - Free - Get your beach body ready for summer! The Santa Monica Pier and Ferrigno family fitness dynasty bring back Hey There Muscles - Lean Fitness by FerrignoFIT, a FREE four-week fitness and wellness progr ....

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Dance in Hollywood
07/02/2015 to 08/13/2015
SIZZLING SUMMER NIGHTS



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - The Autry National Center of the American West presents its 2015 Sizzling Summer Nights series with a lineup of renowned bands of the salsa and Latin fusion music scene, plus some new acts, Thursday ....

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Art in Venice Beach
06/24/2015 to 07/29/2015
VENICE ARTS 2015 SUMMER CAMP



1702 Lincoln Blvd, Venice, CA, 90291 310-392-0846 - - Venice Arts' Summer Media Arts Camp is June 29–July 24, 2015. Camp is FREE for low-income families. We offer workshops in photography, filmmaking, animation and comics for ages 10–18. Camp is Monda ....

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Museums in Hollywood
06/24/2015 to 07/29/2015
WEDNESDAYS ARE WEST DAYS!



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Wednesday, July 1: Frame Your Western Adventure
If you could travel back in time to the Old West, what adventure would you choose? Would you choose to be an infamous outlaw? A famous sheriff? An expl ....


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Parks & Gardens in Downtown LA
07/29/2015
COMMUNITY CAMPFIRE



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-250-1100 - - Join us with your family and friends for a bilingual campfire filled with songs, marshmallow roasting, and a nature program! ....

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Parks & Gardens in Los Feliz & Silverlake
07/30/2015
COMMUNITY CAMPFIRE



2999 Rosanna Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039 310-858-7272 ext. 131 - Free - Join us with your family and friends for a bilingual campfire filled with songs, marshmallow roasting, and a nature program! ....

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Parks & Gardens in Downtown LA
07/30/2015
OUTDOORS SKILLS SERIES: CAMPFIRE COOKOUT



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-250-1100 - Free - Learn to prepare and cook different types of food we will provide by using a campfire as your stove with our bilingual guide. ....

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Community in Los Angeles
07/23/2015 to 07/30/2015
FREE ART WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW PLAZA



3650 Martin Luther King Boulevard (323) 290-6636 - Free - We're presenting the opportunity for kids to receive free arts education! Join us in Center Court as they learn about the art of classic still life painting. We will create a composition containing b ....

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Museums in Hollywood
06/15/2015 to 07/31/2015
SUMMER FAMILY FUN: SONGS OF THE WEST



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Embark on a Western adventure through interactive sing-a-longs. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. ....

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Museums in Hollywood
06/15/2015 to 07/31/2015
SUMMER FAMILY FUN: PLAY A PARLOR GAME



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Learn to play fun, historical parlor games in small groups. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. ....

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Dance in Hollywood
06/15/2015 to 07/31/2015
WESTERN LINE DANCING



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Learn simple choreography and dance to upbeat and fun music in Heritage Court. Appropriate for ages 5 and up. ....

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Parks & Gardens in Los Feliz & Silverlake
07/31/2015
OUTDOORS SKILLS SERIES: CAMPFIRE COOKOUT



2999 Rosanna Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039 310-858-7272 ext. 131 - Free - Learn to prepare and cook different types of food we will provide by using a campfire as your stove with our bilingual guide. ....

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Theater in Burbank
07/27/2015 to 07/31/2015
SHAKESPEARE CAMP FOR KIDS - ONLY $100



320 E. Angeleno Ave. Burbank, CA 91502 - $100 - Shakespeare Acting Camp
*SPECIAL HALF-DAY CAMP*
Comedy. Drama. Poetry. Death-scenes. And some fighting too! Students get to experience it all in this intensive acting camp that uses the works of Shak ....


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Recreation in South Bay
08/01/2015
DESIGN A WATER FEATURE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Connie Vadheim, professor at California State University Dominguez Hills, will guide you along as you create a water feature that brings the sight and sound of water into your garden. ....

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Books in West LA
08/01/2015
UNCLE RUTHIE STORIES & SONGS



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Saturday, August 1
Uncle Ruthie Stories & Songs
10:30 a.m., Ages 3 – 7
Join Uncle Ruthie for stories and songs at Children’s Book World! Her wonderful family radio show on KPFK, "Halfway Down the S ....


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Classes & Seminars in Pasadena
08/01/2015
ICE CREAM CRAFTING WITH MOTHER MOO CREAMERY



465 South Arroyo Parkway, Pasadena, CA 91105 (626) 204-2266 - FREE - Learn to make small batch, homemade ice cream using locally sourced ingredients with Karen Klemens, owner of Mother Moo Creamery in Sierra Madre, California. Each attendee will leave with the sweet k ....

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Theater in San Fernando Valley
06/08/2015 to 08/02/2015
SHREK! MUSICAL THEATRE SUMMER CAMP 2015!



Sherman Oaks, CA 91413 8189158527 - - www.act-1.org
(818) 915-8527
REGISTER BY APRIL 15th for Summer Camp, 'like' and 'share' us on FB, and you get $50 off your tuition! Join us for Musical Theatre Summer Camp!  See why we are called the ....


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Museums in Hollywood
06/16/2015 to 08/02/2015
PAN FOR GOLD



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush! ....

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Museums in Griffith Park
08/02/2015
FROM LINCOLN LOGS® TO LEGO®: BUILDING LIBERTY



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Use LEGO and Lincoln Logs to build cabins, farmhouses, and other sites inspired by nineteenth-century photographs and paintings. After building your family's miniature masterpiece, enjoy docent-led t ....

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Art in Los Angeles
08/02/2015
ORDINARY TO EXTRAORDINARY: A WORKSHOP WITH PHYLLIS GREEN



5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - $20/$15 members and children (includes materials) - Spend an afternoon with artist and Guggenheim Fellow Phyllis Green, making and embellishing your very own found object sculpture. Learn how you can turn an ordinary object into something extraordinar ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in South Bay
08/04/2015 to 08/06/2015
NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY FOR KIDS, AGES 8 AND ABOVE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 10.00 per person for 3 class series - Explore nature through photography. Learn how to shoot landscapes, wildlife or portraits in nature. Cameras will be provided. ....

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Recreation in South Bay
08/06/2015
DESIGN A WATER FEATURE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Connie Vadheim, professor at California State University Dominguez Hills, will guide you along as you create water feature that brings the sight and sound of water into your garden. ....

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Walks in South Bay
08/04/2015 to 08/06/2015
NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY FOR KIDS, AGES 8 - 16



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 10.00 per person for 3 day series of classes - Learn how to photograph the beauty of nature as you observe it on the Madrona Marsh Preserve. Pre-registration for this class is strongly recommended as it is limited to 25 people, with no waiting li ....

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Art in Los Angeles
08/06/2015
CRAFT NIGHT AT CAFAM: CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY WITH MARK MONTANO



5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - $8/ Free for Members (includes materials, drinks, and snacks) - Explore the discipline and beauty of Chinese brush painting with television personality Mark Montano. For this workshop, participants will learn basic calligraphy strokes to create a scroll inspired ....

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