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DETAILS 08/30/2014 to 08/31/2014
PRINCESS, PRINCE AND PIRATES 4D CREATE YOUR OWN ADVENTURE SHOW!

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1404 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica CA 90401 310.804.0223 - 12.00 child, 20.00 adult, 20.00 child VIP, 30.00 adult VIP - Be a part of the magic and accompany the Fairy Godmother on a grand adventure, where you the audience will choose your very own Princess, Prince and Pirate adventure! This brand new concept show allo ....

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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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07/17/2014 to 08/28/2014
SOUTH BAY SUMMER FEST



20700 Avalon Blvd 3103666636 - Free! - Come to SouthBay Pavilion’s South Bay Summer Fest every Thursday from 6pm-9pm starting Thursday July 17th for some great music and fun! Open to all ages so bring the family! ....

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08/28/2014
LADYBUG MUSIC – TRY A FALL DEMO CLASS AND GET A FREE CD OF OUR GREATEST HITS!



2415 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 90403 310-359-5391 - FREE - Ladybug families love our music and we’d like to share some of Ladybug’s greatest hits with your family too! Join one of our free demo classes this August or September and receive one of our greate ....

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05/16/2014 to 08/29/2014
THE FRIDAY NIGHT HOLY ROLLER FOOD TRUCK REVIVAL



10822 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles 90024 3238422841 - Free - Food trucks in Westwood every Friday night! Westwood is BACK! Time to have fun in Westwood again. LA's best food trucks are next door to the New iPic Theater every Friday night. The Friday Night Holy ....

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07/17/2014 to 08/30/2014
LINE DANCE CLASS



20700 Avalon Blvd 3103666636 - Free! - Free Line Dance classes every Thursday from 6:30pm to 7:30pm at the SouthBay Pavilion Mall starting Thursday July 17th. Come out and enjoy great music, dancing, and fun! Open to all ages so bring the ....

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08/29/2014 to 08/30/2014
LADYBUG MUSIC – TRY A FALL DEMO CLASS AND GET A FREE CD OF OUR GREATEST HITS!



4032 Whitsett Ave, Studio City, 91364 310-359-5391 - FREE - Ladybug families love our music and we’d like to share some of Ladybug’s greatest hits with your family too! Join one of our free demo classes this August or September and receive one of our greate ....

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08/30/2014
STAR PARTY



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance,90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Star Party. Paul Livio from The Riverside Astronomical Society will host this event. Come view Mars, Saturn, the moon, and a constellation. All ages welcome. ....

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08/30/2014
DAFRA



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles 90049 310-440-4500 - 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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08/30/2014
GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET LATIN FUNK BAND



6360 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, 90028 - FREE - Media Advisory Who: Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Latin Funk Band
- Shore Records Recording Artist
- Smooth Jazz Artist of the Year, LA Music Awards
- Best of Jazz Nominee -1st Annual Hollywood Music ....


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06/01/2014 to 08/31/2014
KIDSART SUMMER WORKSHOPS

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18399 Ventura Boulevard, #16, Tarzana, CA 91604 818-996-1822 - Please call for pricing - KidsArt offers specialized summer art workshops, including Anime, Cartooning, Clay and more! Half day and full day weeklong class options are available for ages 6+, as well as special workshops for a ....

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06/22/2014 to 08/31/2014
AQUARIUM OF THE PACIFIC LATE NIGHTS



100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 562-590-3100 - $14.95 per person and free for kids ages 3 and under and Aquarium members. - The public is invited to enjoy the Aquarium of the Pacific after hours while taking advantage of special savings. During Sundays in the summer, the Aquarium will offer its Late Nights where admission ....

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06/23/2014 to 08/31/2014
EXPLOROCEAN MAKER WORKSHOPS



600 East Bay Avenue, Newport Beach, 92661 9496758915 - price varies by workshop - This summer, ExplorOcean introduces 13 new hands-on science workshops full of exciting new projects, tools and technology! Join us in our new Innovation Lab for Maker Hours where young makers get the ....

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06/26/2014 to 08/31/2014
GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL



4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 818-710-6306 - Free! - THE GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL A summer season of free performances like no other! Freewheeling, inclusive and a bit anarchic. Bring a blanket and a picnic to enjoy great theater in a gr ....

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06/30/2014 to 08/31/2014
BRAIN CHASE SUMMER LEARNING CHALLENGE



Online - $199 for first child, $99 for each additional child from same household - Brain Chase is a six-week online Summer Learning Challenge for students in grades 2-8. The Challenge is disguised as a massive global treasure hunt for a real golden trophy – the Globe of Magellan ....

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DETAILS 07/01/2014 to 08/31/2014
GIANT BLUE WHALE MIGRATION - NEWPORT LANDING WHALE WATCHING

Cost per ticket is $20 if you mention Eye Spy LA

309 Palm Street Suite A, Newport Beach, 92661 949-675-0551 - $26 - $36 - Newport Landing offers whale watching tours year around. May through November brings warmer waters and the opportunity to view blue whales to 80 feet, finback whales, huge pods of dolphin that number ....

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07/04/2014 to 08/31/2014
UNDER THE BRIDGE 2 1/2 HOUR BICYCLE TOUR



112 E 22nd St. San Pedro, CA 90731 310 935 6339 - $14.99 for One / $24.99 for Two - Take this Thrilling 2 1/2 Hour Bicycle Tour along the LA Waterfront in San Pedro. Do you Dare? Have no fear folks. This is a very casual 2 1/2 hour Guided Bicycle Tour departing Crafted Port of Los A ....

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07/19/2014 to 08/31/2014
FREE WEEKEND SCREENINGS FROM THE PALEY CENTER ARCHIVE ON THE BIG SCREEN!



465 North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, CA - free - Join us at the Paley Center in Los Angeles to experience TV like never before with the return of our PaleyPresents Screenings series on a movie-size screen for free! The weekend screenings from the P ....

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08/03/2014 to 08/31/2014
JAZZ ON THE LAWN 2014



1836 Stewart Street 3104588350 - FREE - Jazz on the Lawn 2014 What: Free jazz concert series featuring artists Critical Brass, Adaawe, Tom Nolan Band, Cats with Class and Orquesta Charangoa each Sunday in August at Stewart Street Park. Rot ....

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08/31/2014
RHYTHM CHILD



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles,90049 310-440-4500 - 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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08/30/2014 to 09/01/2014
LABOR DAY ART-WALK AT DYSONNA CITY ART GALLERY



5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - free to public - Labor Day Weekend Art Walk. Come out and support the arts. If you are an art lover or artist you will see live painters, art classes and FREE giveaways. It's our annual community event, Please come o ....

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09/01/2014
THE BUNNY MUSEUM LABOR DAY HOURS



1933 Jefferson Drive, Pasadena, 91104 626-798-8848 - $5, children 4 and under free - Hop on over and celebrate Labor Day with the most bunnies in the world. You are welcome to bring a basket of vegetables and fruits to feed the real bunnies! ....

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06/02/2014 to 09/02/2014
SUPERVISED CHILD VISITATION MONITORING



p.o. box 44665 Los Angeles, 90044 323~799~5541 - $35. ~ $125. per hour - For divorce families with court order determining the non custodial parent the right to Supervised Child Visitation. Los Angeles, San Bernardino, and Orange counties Superior Court. Family Court. ....

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06/02/2014 to 09/02/2014
SUPERVISED CHILD VISITATION MONITORING



p.o. box 44665 Los Angeles, 90044 323~799~5541 - $35. ~ $125. per hour - For divorce families with court order determining the non custodial parent the right to Supervised Child Visitation. Los Angeles, San Bernardino, and Orange counties Superior Court. Family Court. ....

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09/06/2014
12TH ANNUAL CHALK ART FESTIVAL ON THE PIER



100 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach, California 90277 - - Help us turn the Redondo Beach Pier into a concrete canvas! This annual all-ages family event is free and open to the public. Prizes awarded! ....

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09/06/2014
PICNIC IN THE PARK BROUGHT TO YOU BY WHOLE FOODS MARKET



6350 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys 91436 - Free with picnic basket purchase - Whole Foods Market would like to invite your family to a Picnic in the Park. Enjoy a fun afternoon meeting other families while Whole Foods Market satisfies, nourishes and delights you! Join us Satur ....

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04/10/2014 to 09/07/2014
SNOWY DAY AND THE ART OF EZRA JACK KEATS



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; FREE to all visitors on Thursdays - Journey through the evocative world of beloved children’s book author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats (1916–1983) in this exhibition, featuring over eighty original works by the artist. Ranging fro ....

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DETAILS 08/09/2014 to 09/07/2014
PIPPI LONGSTOCKING

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1404 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica CA 90401 310-804-0223 - 12.00 Child and 20.00 adult - Creating Arts Company is proud to present an original Pint Sized Play based on the books and story by Astrid Lindgren. Pippi Longstocking lives with her monkey in a wacky house, Villa Villekulla. Whe ....

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DETAILS 08/09/2014 to 09/07/2014
YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN

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1404 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica CA 90401 310.804.0223 - 12.00 Child and 20.00 adult - Creating Arts Company proudly presents a childhood favorite for children and parents alike! Dance and sing along with Snoopy, Lucy, Sally, Linus, Schroeder and of course Charlie Brown himself in this ....

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09/05/2014 to 09/07/2014
CSUN YOUTH ORCHESTRAS AUDITIONS



18111 Nordhoff Street, 91330-8314 818-677-3074 - $30.00 - The CSUN Youth Orchestras provides young musicians the opportunity to participate in an educational ensemble experience that will allow them to grow as musicians and performers. Openings: Camerata St ....

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