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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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Music in West LA
07/05/2015
FAMILY AMPHITHEATER PERFORMANCE: LUCKY DIAZ AND THE FAMILY JAM BAND



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. (310)440-4500 - Included with Museum admission. $10 General | $7 Seniors, Full-Time Students, and Children over 12 | $5 Children 2-12 | FREE to Members - Come to the Skirball and jam to whimsical Latin indie rock with a live concert by Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band as a part of the Family Amphitheater Performance series. The theme of this year’s ....

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Festivals in Los Angeles
07/05/2015
LITTLE TOKYO COMMUNITY SUMMER OPEN HOUSE IN SKID ROW-KYO



300 s. central ave. Los Angeles CA 90013 213 617 9097 - FREE - 3nd Annual Centenary UMC Summer Open House with Public Odori/Ondo dancing Sunday July 5th from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. To thank our community friends for their continued support Centenary will host its ....

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Community in Downtown LA
07/08/2015
9TH ANNUAL DOG DAY AFTERNOON AT THE CATHEDRAL



555 West Temple Street - Free with registration - The 9th Annual Dog Day Afternoon at The Cathedral is back to celebrate the four-legged companions who help to create the Downtown L.A. community. Meet residents and their dogs for a fun-filled evenin ....

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Classes & Seminars in Los Angeles
07/08/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



19320 Ventura Blvd. Tarzana, CA 91356 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Classes & Seminars in San Fernando Valley
07/08/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



19320 Ventura Blvd. Tarzana, CA 91356 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Classes & Seminars in Hollywood
07/08/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



1248 Vine St Hollywood, CA 90038 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
07/09/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



2415 Wilshire Boulevard Santa Monica, CA 90403 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
07/09/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



2415 Wilshire Boulevard Santa Monica, CA 90403 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Film in Beverly Hills
07/10/2015
STARRY NIGHT POOLSIDE CINEMA AT THE MIRAMAR POOL CLUB



101 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90401 310-576-7777 - Free - This summer Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows will be hosting a classic outdoor movie screening every Friday at 8pm at the Miramar Pool Club. Both hotel guests and visitors are encouraged to come ....

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Fashion & Style in Downtown LA
06/16/2015 to 07/11/2015
#BEAUTYCONLA



1933 S. Broadway St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 - https://www.tixr.com/groups/beautycon/events/beautycon-la-989 - #BeautyConLA
BeautyCon is the world’s premiere fashion, beauty & lifestyle destination for fans, brands, and creators. We’re bringing your favorites to the fabulous LA Mart in Downtown Los Angeles ....


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Recreation in Venice Beach
07/11/2015
MERMAID SWIMMING EXPERIENCE - JULY



800 Main Street Venice, CA 90291 (805) 328-4911 - $30+ - It's summer - the time of pools, beaches, and... mermaids? That's right, this summer you and/or your child can learn to be a real mermaid or merman at LA Mermaid School, a unique swim experience wher ....

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Music in Los Angeles
07/11/2015
FAMILY AMPHITHEATER PERFORMANCE: RHYTHM CHILD



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 Members - Get your groove on at the Skirball with Rhythm Child and their energizing blend of soul, reggae, and ska as a part of the Family Amphitheater Performance series. The theme of this year’s series is A ....

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Singles in Long Beach
07/11/2015
SHAKESPEARE ALOUD! - MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

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6200 E Atherton St 562-985-7000 - FREE - On a designated Saturday each month, Shakespeare Aloud will host a free reading of each of Shakespeare’s 37 plays, one per month until the entire canon is complete. Community members are warmly invi ....

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Festivals in Downtown LA
07/11/2015
FAMILY DAY WITH MINIONS



777 Chick Hearn Ct, Los Angeles, CA 90015 (213) 763-6030 - FREE event/ $10 parking - Gather the family up and bring them down to Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE for free fun activities and entertainment featuring The Minions. Join for the festivities, kid menus at participating L.A. LIVE res ....

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Fashion & Style in Downtown LA
07/11/2015
#BEAUTYCONLA



1933 S. Broadway St. Los Angeles, CA 90007 - - BeautyCon is the world’s premiere fashion, beauty & lifestyle destination for fans, brands, and creators. We’re bringing your favorites to the fabulous LA Mart in Downtown Los Angeles at The REEF o ....

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Film in Hollywood
07/11/2015
FILM SCREENING: SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL SHERIFF (1969)



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - RSVP/Reservations: Reservation Recommended Support Your Local Sheriff (1969)
Directed by Burt Kennedy
Starring James Garner, Joan Hackett, and Walter Brennan The Western genre is made up of a diverse ....


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Classes & Seminars in Los Angeles
07/11/2015
TRY A FREE LADYBUG MUSIC DEMO CLASS & YOU’LL GET A FREE CD TOO!



4032 Whitsett Ave., Studio City CA 91604 3103595391 - FREE - This award-winning class is redefining the family music experience! Offering a unique intro to music thru original, handcrafted, soulful songs. Come sing, dance, learn the fundamentals of music and s ....

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Aquariums & Zoos in Griffith Park
07/11/2015
FAMILY JAM AT THE LA ZOO FOR ALL AGES FEATURES LIVE MUSIC, GAMES, FOOD TRUCKS AND CLOSE-UP ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 323-644-6042 - $13 - $20 - FAMILY JAM AT THE L.A. ZOO, featuring family entertainment for all ages, is set for Saturday, July 11, 2015, 6 pm, with live music, karaoke, crafts, games, popular food trucks, up-close encounters wi ....

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Festivals in Pomona & Vicinity
07/11/2015
FREE DRUM CIRLCE JAM SESSION AT DOWNTOWN POMONA ARTS WALK



2nd Street; Between Thomas and Main Streets, Pomona 91766 323-856-5793 - Free - Take a rhythmic journey with Christopher Ramirez in this evening of interactive group drumming. Using a variety of percussion instruments, you’ll discover the joy of collectively creating beats and ....

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Community in Downtown LA
07/11/2015
FAMILY DAY TAKEOVER AT L.A. LIVE



800 W. Olympic Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90015 - FREE - FAMILY DAY TAKEOVER FAMILY DAY TAKEOVER this Saturday, July 11th at L.A. LIVE! Bring the family and friends for a ton of free activities and entertainment. Watch ‘The Minions’ opening weekend at Re ....

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Special Interest in Los Angeles
07/11/2015
LEARN TO WORK FROM HOME WITH RODAN+FIELDS



20700 Ventura Blvd Suite 210 Woodland Hills, CA 818-669-5767 - FREE - Bring the kids to enjoy face painting while you have the opportunity to learn about working a side-business at home that is fun and rewarding! Rodan + Fields is the 4th premium skin care line created ....

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Performance in West LA
07/12/2015
A FAERY HUNT ADVENTURE



1000 Hanley Avenue, Brentwood, CA 90049 818-324-6802 - $12.50 - 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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Music in Los Angeles
07/12/2015
FAMILY AMPHITHEATER PERFORMANCE: MASANGA MARIMBA



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 Members - Dance the afternoon away at the Skirball with Masanga Marimba, who offer a fresh take on African, Latin, and American traditions, as a part of the Family Amphitheater Performance series. The theme of ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
07/12/2015
SKIRBALL PLAYDATE: AN ARCHAEOLOGY ADVENTURE



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles 90049 310-440-4500 - Per class: $15 General |$10 Family Members and above - Discover what life was like thousands of years ago! Equipped with vests, trowels, and other digging tools, families will search for buried objects in an outdoor dig site, discover what they were used ....

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Festivals in Venice Beach
07/12/2015
LOS ANGELES FERMENTATION FESTIVAL



681 N. Venice Blvd. Venice, CA 90291 8009363126 - 45-65 - The Los Angeles Fermentation Festival showcases local and regional experts on the history, benefits and how-tos of fermented foods. This all-ages, experiential event celebrates the art of making trad ....

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Art in Hollywood
07/12/2015
THE GREAT COMIC CAPER: A CARTOON ART WORKSHOP



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Included in admission/ free for Autry members - Don't miss the Autry's drop-in family comic book workshop led by visiting artists from the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco. Go on a scavenger hunt to find action heroes, villains, and fantastical ....

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Classes & Seminars in Culver City
07/13/2015
PRENATAL BREASTFEEDING CLASS WITH KIMBERLY DURDIN



12316 Venice Boulevard 3104022229 - $75 - This class is designed for couples who are planning to breastfeed their baby. Studies show that people who receive breastfeeding education before having their baby are more successful at meeting thei ....

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Film in Hollywood
07/15/2015
COWBOY LUNCH: ACTRESSES WHO RODE WEST



4700 Western Heritage Way 323-667-2000 - Free (lunch not included) - RSVP/Reservations: Space Is Limited / Early Arrival Recommended Women played an important role in the history and settlement of the American West, but their diverse contributions were not always refl ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Orange County
07/15/2015
PUMP IT UP'S 15TH BIRTHDAY BASH



16871 Noyes Ave, Irvine, 92606 (949) 261-7867 - FREE - Pump It Up is celebrating our 15th Anniversary by hosting our very own party! We will be offering free open-jump sessions on July 15th from 4-6pm, plus delicious cake and fun goodie bags for the kids ....

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