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CURRENT THINGS TO DO IN THE GREATER LOS ANGELES AREA
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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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Recreation in Pasadena
12/15/2019
CITYRACE: OLD PASADENA HOLIDAY HUNT



85 E Holly St, Pasadena, CA 91103 213-689-3229 - $35.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players must utilize their skills to solve a challenging series of clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of southern California's many div ....

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Community in Santa Monica
11/01/2019 to 01/20/2020
ICE AT SANTA MONICA



1324 Fifth Street, Santa Monica, 90401 310-393-8355 - $5-$17 - Every holiday season Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice to our beachside community, transforming the corner of Fifth Street and Arizona Avenue into the winter wonderland known as Ice at Santa ....

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Classes & Seminars in Beverly Hills
09/15/2019 to 12/15/2019
CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM - 14 WEEKS - SUNDAYS, 9/15/19–12/15/19 - $2400* - PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE!



2366 PELHAM AVENUE, LOS ANGELES, CA 90064 310-470-2640 - $2400 - Payment Plans Available - CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM Sundays, 9/15/19–12/15/19 9:30am-1:00pm
Tuesdays, 9/10/19-12/17/19 6:30pm-10:00pm
Sundays, 1/12/20–4/13/20 9:30am-1:00pm
Tuesdays, 2/18/20-5/20/20 6:30pm-10:00pm Pa ....


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Outdoor Markets in West LA
12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE CRICUT POP-UP



189 THE GROVE DRIVE LOS ANGELES, CA 90036 - - You’re invited to Cricut – the leader in DIY personalization. Stop by the Pop-Up, a life-size present located in front of The Grove’s Christmas Tree, to see holiday elves hard at work on Cricut’s ....

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Classes & Seminars in Pasadena
11/18/2019 to 12/16/2019
TECHNIQUES OF FINE COOKING AT THE INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION



521 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 888-718-2433 - 525 - These are the classes on which our recreational program’s reputation was built. Over 20,000 students have taken this series at our campus in New York City. Mastery of essential cooking techniques pr ....

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Classes & Seminars in Beverly Hills
09/10/2019 to 12/17/2019
CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM – TUESDAYS, 9/10/19-12/17/19 - 14 WEEKS - $2,400* - PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE!



2366 PELHAM AVENUE, LOS ANGELES, CA 90064 310-470-2640 - $2400 - CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM Tuesdays, 9/10/19-12/17/19 6:30pm-10:00pm
Sundays, 9/15/19–12/15/19 9:30am-1:00pm
Sundays, 1/12/20–4/13/20 9:30am-1:00pm
Tuesdays, 2/18/20-5/20/20 6:30pm-10:00pm Pa ....


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Art in Malibu
11/02/2019 to 12/28/2019
NATURE IN MIND



King Gillette Ranch, 26876 Mulholland Highway, Calabasas, CA, 91302 805-370-2302 - FREE - Artist Reception and Holiday Gift Solo Show: "Nature in Mind" is a solo show of my artworks inspired by the Southern California native plants and animals I live with, embellished by dreams and imagin ....

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Tours & Excursions in Pasadena
12/30/2019
ARCHITECTURAL LEGACY WALKING TOURS AND PASADENA IN THE MOVIES PRESENTATION



91105 626-441-6333 - $25 - On December 30th, 2019, Pasadena Heritage invites you and your holiday guests to take walking tours featuring some of Pasadena’s unique architectural treasures and/or visit Pasadena Heritage’s 1893 ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/02/2019 to 12/31/2019
FRIDAY FUN, AGES 3-6



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - This program emphasizes respect and preservation of nature and animals. Kids (and parents) will learn a lot about nature with story time, arts and crafts. You will have a hands-on experience with ins ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
01/02/2019 to 12/31/2019
INQUISITIVE NATURALIST



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - This Class occurs the 2nd Thursday of every month. Join Marc Gallup as you explore the various aspects of our environment and how the environment affects us. You will soar into a new dimension each ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/06/2019 to 12/31/2019
EXPLORING THE HENRIETTA BASIN



Henrietta Basin North Gate on Henrietta Street, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Explore the Henrietta Basin the 3rd Saturday of every month for a docent led tour.Meet at the Henrietta Basin, north gate, located across from West High School. ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/07/2019 to 12/31/2019
TYKE HIKE, AGES 3 MONTHS - 6 YEARS



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered about the amazing things nature offers you? Come for a docent led walk the 1st Thursday of every month. You will have the opportunity to explore our Native Garden while on this ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/13/2019 to 12/31/2019
BIRDS OF MADRONA



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Bob Shanman leads this exciting tour of the South Bay as you discover new hot birding spots. All levels of bird knowledge welcome. ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/13/2019 to 12/31/2019
NATURE WALK



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Come and enjoy a docent led walk every 4th Saturday of the month followed be the ensuing Sunday. A docent will guide you as you explore resident and visiting birds. ....

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Recreation in South Bay
04/03/2019 to 12/31/2019
PROPAGATION SOCIETY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered how to give back to the environment? Join in restoring the surrounding habitats to their native condition. This program occurs every Thursday unless cancelled by extreme weathe ....

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Recreation in South Bay
04/03/2019 to 12/31/2019
AUDUBON BIRD WALK



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered about the secrets that nature holds? Join us in discovering these mysteries. This program occurs the 4th Saturday of every month. Wear enclosed shoes. ....

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Recreation in South Bay
10/01/2019 to 12/31/2019
NATURE WALK



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Yes, Nature Walk has moved. Come and enjoy a docent led walk every 2nd Saturday followed by the ensuing Sunday. A docent will guide you as you discover resident and visiting birds. ....

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Restaurants in Orange County
12/02/2019 to 12/31/2019
BAYSIDE OPENS FOR LUNCH DURING DECEMBER



900 Bayside Drive Newport Beach, 92660 (949) 721-1222 - - Bayside Restaurant will be open for lunch 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. during the month of December only. Come gather and celebrate with friends, family and colleagues to enjoy an updated menu, including Chi ....

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Community in Santa Monica
11/29/2019 to 12/31/2019
CLEAN YOUR CLOSET FOR CHARITY & SUPPORT FLAIR CLEANERS 17TH ANNUAL FLAIR CARES HOLIDAY CLOTHING AND SHOE DRIVE



720 Montana Ave., Santa Monica, 90403 310-395-9354 - free - ....

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Books in On the Web
01/01/2020
ONLINE WRITING WORKSHOP



6744 Camino Del Prado (323) 201-1601 - $35.00 - Add some creativity to your week from the comfort of your own home This long-standing in-person generative, creative writing workshop, which took place in West Hollywood, CA, for 15 years, has switch ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/02/2020
TYKE HIKE



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 5.00 Donation - Kids, Come walk on the wild side! Join our docent led walk, the 1st Thursday of every month, for an active Nature Walk through the Madrona Marsh and Native Garden, ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/02/2020
AUDUBON BIRD WALK



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Nature holds many secrets. Come and discover the mysteries offered by the animals and plants. This program occurs the 4th Saturday of every month. Wear enclosed shoes. ....

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Recreation in Burbank
01/02/2020 to 01/03/2020
KIDS LIKE ME WINTER BREAK CAMPS



13164 Burbank Blvd 8187787136 - $220-260 - The Help Group’s winter camp programs provide a safe and enriching atmosphere for children with autism spectrum disorder and other special needs. Led by highly-trained therapists and counselors, the ....

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Recreation in Beverly Hills
03/27/2019 to 01/04/2020
HABITAT RESTORATION



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wanted to give back to the environment? Here is your opportunity to enhance the Preserve back to its natural habitat. Please arrive at 8:45 A.M. This program goes from 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 ....

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Recreation in Beverly Hills
03/27/2019 to 01/04/2020
HABITAT RESTORATION



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wanted to give back to the environment? Here is your opportunity to enhance the Preserve back to its natural habitat. Please arrive at 8:45 A.M. This program goes from 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 ....

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Recreation in South Bay
01/04/2020
STAR PARTY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wondered what is in the night sky? Paul Livio and the Riverside Astronomical Society will be on hand to help you discover the hidden wonders in the winter night sky. Venus will be featu ....

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Art in Griffith Park
03/31/2019 to 01/05/2020
INDIAN COUNTRY: THE ART OF DAVID BRADLEY



4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027 3236672000 - $0 - $14 - For the past three decades, David Bradley (Minnesota Chippewa, born 1954) has been a recognized voice from Indian Country, confronting through his art questions of identity, self-determination, and s ....

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Art in Griffith Park
05/19/2019 to 01/05/2020
COYOTE LEAVES THE RES: THE ART OF HARRY FONSECA



4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027 3236672000 - $0 - $14 - Featuring paintings, sketches, and lithographs, Coyote Leaves the Res: The Art of Harry Fonseca focuses on the recurring figure of Coyote, a trickster, shape shifter, and storyteller capable of movin ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
04/24/2019 to 01/07/2020
NATURE STORIES AND CRAFTS



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Donations Accepted - This class formerly known as "Nature Story Time" is now "Nature Stories and Crafts" occurs the 2nd Thursday of every month. Join the fun as children ages 2 - 5 learn about their native surroundings. ....

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