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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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10/24/2014
DANA WHARF SPORTFISHING BOO CRUISE



34675 Golden Lantern Dana Point CA 92629 9494965794 - Cost: $5 (Children 1 and Under – FREE) - Friday, October 24th – 5pm to 7pm Join us for a 20 minute Haunted Harbor Cruise! Wear your favorite costume. Trips leave every 20 minutes. Costume Contest on every cruise. All proceeds benefit Us To ....

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10/02/2014
FINDING THE HEART OF AMERICA: HIGHWAY 50



1890 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA 91108 626-300-0777 - - What were the noble ideas that shaped our nation and how have these ideas played out across the country? In this special series, Highway 50 will be used to explore America from its founding, early de ....

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09/02/2014 to 10/02/2014
U-JAM FITNESS

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1701 W. Redondo Beach Blvd. Gardena 90247 - $5.00 - What is U-JAM FITNESS? U-JAM is a high intensity Dance cardio workout that fuses world beats with urban flavor. U-JAM FITNESS is now at Courtney's School of Dance in Gardena. These classes will make ....

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10/25/2014
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - The City of Torrance presents "Make A Difference Day." This annual event offers you the opportunity to come and have a fun time making a difference in your community. Join others as they help to rest ....

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10/25/2014
ACCESS BOOKS KIDS WRITERS CONFERENCE



405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 - $125 - Writer’s Conference Returns
Join us at UCLA on Saturday, Oct. 25th at 8:30 a.m. Each of us has a story in our head, an inspirational poem in our heart, or a thrilling screenplay at our fingertips! E ....


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10/25/2014
CASTING DIRECTOR WORKSHOP WITH ALLEN HOOPER!



6560 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90028 323-464-8542 - $45 - Workshop with casting associate Allen Hooper. Allen has worked in casting for the last 10 years, primarily on 1/2 hour TV comedies, both single and 4-camera. Further details can be found at IMDB. Act ....

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10/25/2014
INSTRUCTED ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASS



5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - 30.00 - Join us at the Dysonna for quality instructed painting classes. Enjoy beautiful art on
display, refreshments and an inspiring atmosphere. - Learn about the basics of acrylic painting. - Call for supp ....


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10/25/2014
OLD NAVY'S 20TH BIRTHDAY #SELFIEBRATION LIVE CELEBRATION



6801 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90028 - Free - Old Navy is turning 20 and throwing a birthday “selfiebration” to remember, featuring a one-of-a-kind wish-granting, balloon billboard that’s 15 feet tall and made up of almost 1,000 balloons expa ....

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10/25/2014
BOOK CELLAR - USED BOOKSTORE



29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills, CA 91301 818-889-2278 - Free - Oct. 25, 2014 - Agoura Hills - Book Cellar - used bookstore in the basement of the Agoura Hills Library, 29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills. Open every Saturday 10AM-4PM. Wide selection of used books ....

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10/26/2014
YMC & KIIS FM'S MILES OF MUSIC 5K



5555 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, 90038 (323)731-8080 - $20-$40 - Join Youth Mentoring Connection and 102.7 KIIS FM to help raise funds for a teen center- an Urban Oasis. It’s not just a place – it’s a safe haven and a gathering place for youth to receive suppor ....

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10/25/2014 to 10/26/2014
LAST WEEKENDS OF THE MONTH AT THE SKIRBALL



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, 90049 (310) 440-4500 - Included with Museum admission: $10 General; $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12; $5 Children 2–12; FREE to Skirball Members and Children under 2 - Learn and create as a family at Last Weekends of the Month, special last-weekend-only activities that change every month. For a full day of creativity and exploration, stop by the Family Art Studio a ....

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09/26/2014 to 10/26/2014
THE SHOT ZONE

$10 off session, or first month's membership: Use code EYESPYLA

21320 Oxnard Street, Woodland Hills 91367 8187159588 - $30 for 30 minutes, up to 3 can share! - The Shot Zone is designed to allow athletes to perform basketball shooting workouts in the most efficient manner possible. Basically "batting cages for basketball" The Shot Zone gives every player th ....

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10/26/2014
TRUNK OR TREAT



500 e colorado blvd 6267960157 - Free - Children's Ministries at FUMC Pasadena is hosting a "Trunk or Treat and Harvest Festival Party" October 26, 6:00pm-8:00pm. There will be free BBQ hamburgers and hot-dogs, games, crafts, bounce houses ....

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10/30/2014
HALLOWEEN PARTY AT MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA



128 N. Maryland Ave Glendale, CA 91406 - Free - MGN Five Star Cinema, Glendale's premier dine-in theater and restaurant/lounge will be hosting a Halloween party on October 30th. There will be a costume contest, specialty cocktails (including Candy ....

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10/30/2014
CREATURES OF THE NIGHT AT VISTA HERMOSA



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-250-1100 - free - Just in time for Halloween, come learn about bats, owls and other nocturnal animals that live right here in the city! All ages, children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at children's play area. ....

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03/18/2014 to 10/31/2014
PIERCE COLLEGE FARM CENTER IN WOODLAND HILLS



20800 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills 91306 (818)999-6300 - varies on produce - This spring enjoy a variety of the fresh produce like large Albion strawberries picked daily along with avocados, seasonal vegetables, jams and specialty products not found in traditional stores. All ....

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10/31/2014
GIRL ON GHOUL COSTUME PARTY



13713 Oxnard St Van Nuys, 91401 - $5 - Lesbian Happy Hour is celebrating the spookiest of holidays in true form - a costume dance party! Come shake your groove thing in costume with a bunch of lesbians for the GIRL ON GHOUL COSTUME PARTY! ....

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10/31/2014
THE BUNNY MUSEUM HALLOWEEN HOURS



1933 Jefferson Dr. 91104 626-798-8848 - $5 - The Bunny Museum Halloween Hours Friday, October 31st, 2014
3- 6pm
$5 admission, children 4 and under free Hop on over and celebrate Halloween with the most bunnies in the world. You are welcome to b ....


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PUMPKIN PATCH

15% off pumpkins for children and students - use promo code EYESPYLA

301 Old Topanga Canyon Road, Topanga, CA 90290 310-455-0800 - - Old Canyon Ranch, a beautiful boutique nursery nestled in Topanga Canyon, has an extraordinary pumpkin patch winding through a rustic picnic area shaded by a grove of majestic oak trees. We invite yo ....

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11/01/2014
FRANKLIN'S MOVIE MAGIC



2600 Franklin Canyon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 310-858-7272 x131 - free - Go on location! From "The Andy Griffith Show" to "Modern Family", this site has been the backdrop for movies and TV shows since the 1930s to this day. Take a stroll with us through the canyon on this ....

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10/18/2014 to 11/01/2014
HALLOWEEN TAPROBICS TAP DANCE WORKOUT

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4200 Lankershim Blvd, Noho - 20.00 - The only Halloween Workout class around! TAProbics combines basic to mid-level tap moves with your favorite halloween songs. Saturdays in Sherman Oaks at 14252 Ventura Blvd
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11/02/2014
CAPTURE A NATURE MOMENT AT FRANKLIN



2600 Franklin Canyon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 310-858-7272 x131 - free - Nature offers the best photo opportunities, but can be a difficult model. Learn the tricks of nature photography on an easy walk. Bring your camera. 2 hours. Meet at Franklin Canyon Ranch parking lot ....

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11/02/2014
NATURE TREK AT FRANKLIN CANYON



2600 Franklin Canyon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 310-858-7272 x131 - free - Lace up those shoes and join us on an invigorating hike, covering the canyon from top to bottom, including shady green trails and sun-baked, steep paths. Canyon history and habitat chat along the way ....

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11/01/2014 to 11/02/2014
GHANA MUST GO TRUNK SHOW: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1 & SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 | 12:00-5:00PM PANEL DISCUSSION: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 | 3:00PM



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, 90036 323.937.4230 - Free - Join us for a weekend of exploring the complexities of contemporary textile and garment production in Ghana. This event will include a public conversation facilitated by Carole Frances Lung, Assistan ....

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THE PURGE: BREAKOUT ESCAPE EXPERIENCE



2323 Beverly Blvd Los Angeles CA 90057 2138351044 - $25 - 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 only 30 minutes before t ....

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11/01/2014 to 11/02/2014
KAN YA MA KAN WEEKEND 1: DAR AL SULH / IRAQ



2806 Clearwater Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039 323.522.6014 - $10-$65 - Kan Ya Ma Kan is three weekends featuring the culinary traditions, music and culture of the Arab-Jewish diaspora of Iraq, Syria, and North Africa. Each weekend will offer a Saturday night and Sunday ....

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11/01/2014 to 11/02/2014
KAN YA MA KAN WEEKEND 1: DAR AL SULH / IRAQ



2806 Clearwater Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039 323.522.6014 - $10-65 - Kan Ya Ma Kan is three weekends featuring the culinary traditions, music and culture of the Arab-Jewish diaspora of Iraq, Syria, and North Africa. Each weekend will offer a Saturday night and Sunday ....

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11/06/2014
CRAFT NIGHT AT CAFAM: WOODEN WEARABLES WITH SIDE STREET PROJECTS



5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, 90036 323.937.4230 - $8/Free for Members (includes materials, drinks, and snacks) - Join LA's mobile, artist-run Side Street Projects to make your own wearable wooden jewelry using simple tools like a hammer, scratch awl, and sanding blocks. Make either a button or necklace, and we' ....

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11/06/2014
FULL MOON HIKE AT FRANKLIN CANYON



2600 Franklin Canyon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 310-858-7272 x131 - free - Explore nature by the light of a full moon. It’s the perfect evening to observe nighttime adaptations and great views. Meet at Franklin Canyon Ranch parking lot. 2.5 hours. Free program, free parkin ....

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