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DETAILSPerformance in Griffith Park
02/01/2016 to 06/05/2016
THE GREAT BIG ADVENTURE



4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, 90027 - $200 - The Great Big Adventure is an interactive theatrical experience for children ages 8-12. Join us for a journey into imagination and creativity. Every month your child will receive mail, good old-fashi ....

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DETAILSClasses & Seminars in West LA

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 DURING GRAY MIGRATION AT DAVEY'S LOCKER

$16 cruise special mention Eye Spy LA

400 Main Street Newport Beach, CA 92661 (949) 673-1435 - Regular price: $32-36 - The Gray Whale makes the most spectacular and longest mass migration of any marine mammal. Tens of thousands of gray whales migrate annually along the Newport Beach coastline from the summer feeding ....

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Special Interest in Los Angeles
02/07/2016
SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES FAIR



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles 90049 310-202-8448 - FREE - Tips on Trips and Camps, a FREE consulting service representing carefully-screened OVERNIGHT summer camps for children and programs for teens, ages 8 - 18, will host this Camp/Summer Programs Fair. L ....

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Performance in Los Angeles
02/07/2016
A FAERY HUNT'S AMAZING MAGICAL ADVENTURE



1000 Hanley Avenue, Brentwood, CA 90049 818-324-6802 - $15.00 - Have you ever seen magic left over from a rainstorm? Have you ever walked in a forest and thought you saw something little and enchanting out of the corner of your eye? Do you believe in Faeries? Com ....

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Community in Pasadena
02/07/2016
USC PAM LUNAR NEW YEAR 2016



42 N Los Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, 91101 626-449-2742 - Free - Lunar New Year is the most important event of the year in many Asian countries. Join US PAM as we welcome the Year of the Monkey! Experience how China, Korea and Cambodia celebrate this joyous time o ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/13/2016
STAR PARTY



3201 Plaza Del Amo,Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Do you know what's visible in the winter sky? Learn to recognize the constellations with Paul Livio and the Riverside Astronomical Society. View the stars, the earth's moon and other celestial object ....

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Music in West LA
02/13/2016
ANDREW & POLLY MINI-CONCERT



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - By day, Andrew is a film composer and Polly creates music and sound design for commercials. In their spare time, they write and perform friendly, engaging music for children of all ages. Their folksy ....

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Recreation in South Bay
02/13/2016
ILLUMINATING NATURE THROUGH ART, AGES 8 TO ADULT



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 20.00 per person - Kathryn Babcock presents this workshop. Come and draw the animals and plants found on the Preserve through the use of watercolors. This class is for those who want to build their drawing skills or ju ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in South Bay
02/13/2016
VALENTINE POTPOURI



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - - Connie Vadheim, professor at California State University Dominguez Hills, will show how to make your own unique blend of potpourri using scented native plants of the South Bay. ....

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Performance in South Bay
02/13/2016
LE PETIT CIRQUE® THE LOVE SHOW!



8717 Aviation blvd, Inglewood, CA 90301 3108554353 - $15 - Child cirque/martial arts prodigies SHINE in the LOVE show! *NEXT SAT FEB 13: 7 pm... FALL INTO "LOVE” with the award-winning Le PeTiT CiRqUe®’s show with special guests: DEPAC Contortion Pittsbur ....

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DETAILSTheater in Santa Monica
01/23/2016 to 02/14/2016
SUPERHERO AND PRINCESS ACADEMY 3! THE ACADEMY BALL

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3110 Pennsylvania Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90404 310.804.0223 - $15.00 - Your favorite Superheroes and Princesses are back at school with an all new adventure! Come join the fun as the Princesses teach the Superheroes how to use good manner, dress up and get fancy for the ....

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Theater in Inland Empire
01/30/2015 to 02/14/2016
FAIRYTALE UNSCRIPTED



12505 Cultural Center Drive, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739 909-477-2775 - 16.00-18.00 - MainStreet Theatre Company presents Fairytales Unscripted - - January 30 – February 14, 2016 A completely improvised play in the style of Classic Fairy Tales
Directed by Dan O’Conner and Jo McGinle ....


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Theater in Santa Monica
01/30/2016 to 02/14/2016
THE HUNDRED DRESSES



2627 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, 90405 310-828-7519 - - Written By MARY HALL SURFACE
Adapted from the Book by ELEANOR ESTES Directed by Anne Gesling
Produced by Joey Moretti & William Wilday The Hundred Dresses is a timeless tale about the power of words ....


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Museums in Los Angeles
02/14/2016
THE BUNNY MUSEUM'S VALENTINE'S DAY HOURS



1933 Jefferson Drive, Pasadena 91104 626-798-8848 - $5 admission, kids 4 & under free - The Bunny Museum's Valentine's Day Hours Sunday, February 14th, 2016
3 - 5pm
$5 admission, kids 4 & under free Hop over and learn how The Bunny Museum began... on Valentine's Day 23 years ago
when a ....


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Community in Ventura County
02/15/2016
ANNUAL PRESIDENT'S DAY CELEBRATION



40 Presidential Drive Simi Valley, CA 93065 (805) 577-4057 - FREE - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Come mingle with our Founding Fathers during the 23rd Annual Presidents Day Celebration at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum on February 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 3 ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
02/15/2016
THE BUNNY PRESIDENTS' DAY HOLIDAY HOURS



1933 Jefferson Drive, Pasadena 91104 626-798-8848 - $5 admission, kids 4 & under free - The Bunny Presidents' Day Holiday Hours Monday, February 15th, 2016
3 - 6pm
$5 admission, kids 4 & under free Come celebrate Presidents' Day with the most bunnies in the world! You are welcome to bri ....


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Books in West LA
02/17/2016
ELANA AZOSE MEET & GREET BOOK LAUNCH PARTY



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Join local author Elana Azose for a celebration of her new picture book, Never Insult a Killer Zucchini (co-authored by Brandon Amancio). As Mr. Farnsworth, the science-fair judge, makes his way thro ....

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Books in West LA
02/17/2016
ELANA AZOSE MEET & GREET BOOK LAUNCH PARTY



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Join local author Elana Azose for a celebration of her new picture book, Never Insult a Killer Zucchini (co-authored by Brandon Amancio). As Mr. Farnsworth, the science-fair judge, makes his way thro ....

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Community in Orange County
02/17/2016
WHOLE FOODS MARKET BREA GRAND OPENING



3301 Imperial Highway, Brea, CA 92823 - free - Whole Foods Market Celebrates Brea Grand Opening with Bread-Breaking Ceremony Whole Foods Market opens its first North Orange County store in Brea on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016, 9 a.m. at 3301 Imperial ....

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Theater in Orange County
02/18/2016
HARPER LEE'S TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD



14900 La Mirada Blvd, La Mirada, CA 90638 562-944-9801 - $25 - Set in the Deep South, Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel sees racial injustice envelop a small-town community. Through courage and compassion, lawyer Atticus Finch seeks the truth, and his fe ....

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Books in West LA
02/18/2016
DOREEN CRONIN AUTHOR TALK & BOOK SIGNING



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Meet and greet Doreen Cronin, author of the bestselling Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, and more. Her new book, Bloom, is a delightful picture book about how an extraordinary “ordinary” girl can ....

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Community in Long Beach
02/19/2016
COMMUNITY CAMPFIRE



941 West Cressey Street , Compton, Ca. 90222 310-858-7272 ext. 131 - Free - Spend an evening around the campfire with neighbors, friends, and family. It will be an entertaining night with campfire songs, marshmallow roasting, and a nature program! Program runs for 1.5hrs. ....

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Books in West LA
02/20/2016
BETHANIE DEENEY MURGUIA STORYTIME & BOOK SIGNING



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Come to a fun-filled storytime where Bethanie Deeney Murguia will share her delightful new book, Cockatoo, Too. Two cockatoos meet two more cockatoos in tutus and two tutued toucans. And then two mor ....

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Music in West LA
02/20/2016
FAMILY MUSIC ADVENTURE



340 Royce Drive, Los Angeles, CA, 90095 3104702332 - Free - Juan Felipe Molano, conductor Britten: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Op. 34
Rimsky–Korsakov: Scheherazade op. 35, Mvt. II The Tale of Prince Kalendar
Peck: Playing With Style
Rimsky–K ....


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Recreation in Long Beach
02/20/2016
FREE BUS TRIP TO KING GILLETTE RANCH



941 West Cressey Street , Compton, Ca. 90222 310-858-7272 ext. 131 - Free - Transit to Trails to King Gillette Ranch You will have the choice to relax by the pond, explore the Anthony C. Beilensen Interagency Visitor center or take a hike. With huge lawns and lots of shade t ....

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Books in West LA
02/20/2016
CYLIN BUSBY LAUNCH PARTY & BOOK SIGNING



10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd. Los Angeles 90064 (310) 559-2665 - free - Join local author Cylin Busby in celebration of the publication of her adventure-filled middle grade novel, The Nine Live of Jacob Tibbs. Captain Natick does not want to take a kitten on board his sh ....

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Performance in Ventura County
02/21/2016
A FAERY HUNT ENCHANTMENT



7001 Smith Road, Simi Valley, CA 93063 818-324-6802 - $12.50 - Join this interactive performance filled with beautiful fairies, music, laughs and fun. As the audience makes their way through the forest, they actually become part of the story. You’ll meet faerie ....

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Museums in West LA
02/21/2016
SKIRBALL PLAYDATE: LET'S TELL A STORY



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd 3104404500 - $15 General; $10 Family Members and above - During this morning workshop, visit the exhibition Citizen 13660: The Art of Miné Okubo, featuring pen and ink illustrations that document the artist’s life. Learn the different components of great ....

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Community in Downtown LA
02/21/2016
2016 CUAUHTEMOC CEREMONY AT OLVERA STREET/ PLACITA OLVERA



Olvera Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-300-4511 - Free - 2016 Cuauhtemoc Celebration at Placita Olvera - Annual Event
Sunday, February 21, 2016 This special Aztec blessing and intimate Aztec Dance ceremony is in honor of Mexico's last Tlatoani (Leader), Cu ....


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