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EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
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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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08/23/2017
LE RIDE CYCLING DOCUMENTARY SCREENING BEVERLY HILLS

8556 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills 90211, United States +13109948026 - General Admission - USD 15. - One night only screening of Phil Keoghan's (The Amazing Race) documentary chronicling re-riding the 1928 Tour course on antique bikes of the time. LE RIDE follows Phil Keoghan and his friend Ben Corn ....

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08/23/2017
T-MOBILE PROMENADE NIGHT PARTY

1410 3rd St. Promenade Santa Monica, CA 90401 - Free - Celebrate an endless summer at T-Mobile's Locals Only VIP Party at the flagship store on the 3rd Street Promenade on Wed. Aug. 23! Enjoy delicious food from some of Santa Monica's best restaurants, d ....

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08/24/2017
DAVID BUCHBINDER’S ODESSA/HAVANA

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90049 - FREE with parking - Explore the rich and exhilarating connections between Jewish and Cuban music. Sharing Andalusian, Arabic, Roma, Sephardic, and North African ancestry, award-winning trumpeter David Buchbinder and Gra ....

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08/24/2017
UGETSU (UGETSU MONOGATARI), 1953, & THE LIFE OF OHARU (SAIKAKU ICHIDAI ONNA) 1952

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 24 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Kenji Mizoguchi Double Feature: Los Angeles Premiere of 4K Restoration! UGETSU (UGETSU MONOGATARI), 1953, Jan ....


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08/24/2017
OIL PAINTING CLASSES!

1453 14th St., Santa Monica, CA, 90404 310-450-9200 - $38.00 plus cost of canvas - Thursday is a great day for oil painting, check this out. Thursday 08/24 from 1-3pm join us for our Intro to Oils Workshop. Only $38 plus cost of canvas (reg. $48). Call to reserve your spot at 310-4 ....

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06/12/2017 to 08/25/2017
SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

2437 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405 (310) 392-0815 - $535 - SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS
* Make A Movie Camp
*Acting and Improv Camp
*Singing Camp for Children & Teens
June - August all camps are Monday thru Friday 9am-3:30pm
***We only allow 12 s ....


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06/19/2017 to 08/25/2017
KIDS ON STAGE SUMMER CAMPS!

2627 Pico Blvd 3103140035 - Varies - Act, sing and dance your way to Broadway this summer with Kids On Stage! Star as your favorite characters from Annie, Shrek or Beauty & the Beast. Come celebrate our 30th year in Santa Monica. For fu ....

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08/25/2017
HIROSHI TESHIGAHARA DOUBLE FEATURE: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, & THE FACE OF ANOTHER, 1966

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 25 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Hiroshi Teshigahara Double Feature: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, Janus Films, 123 min. Direc ....


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08/25/2017
UNNECESSARY EVIL - STAND UP COMEDY

1323-A 3rd Street Santa Monica, CA 90401 3104510850 - $12 - Unnecessary Evil is an award winning Stand up comedy show (CBS Los Angeles & LA Weekly’s top 10 Stand Up Shows in Los Angeles) featuring 5 of the country's top comedians and always special guests! E ....

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07/22/2017 to 08/26/2017
DELFIN FINLEY'S SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE

2525 Michigan Ave. B5b 3108281133 - free - Lora Schlesinger Gallery is proud to present Some Things Never Change, Delfin Finley’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. The exhibition opens with an artist’s reception, Saturday, July 22, fr ....

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08/01/2017 to 08/26/2017
VENICE ARTS FREE YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOPS – FALL 2017

13445 Beach Ave, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 310-392-0846 - - Since 1993, Venice Arts has reached thousands of youth through our award-winning Art Mentoring Program Free to low-income families, more than 400 youth participate each year at our center in Venice o ....

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08/26/2017
YASUJIRÔ OZU DOUBLE FEATURE: TOKYO STORY (TOKYO MONOGATARI), 1953, & AN AUTUMN AFTERNOON (SANMA NO AJI), 1962

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Saturday, August 26 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Yasujirô Ozu Double Feature: TOKYO STORY (TOKYO MONOGATARI), 1953, Janus Films, 136 min. Revered master direc ....


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08/26/2017
BLUDSO'S BBQ GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION

11022 Aviation Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90045 (310) 670-3093 - Free - Leave your white t-shirts at home and come celebrate Bludso's BBQ Grand Opening Celebration at The Proud Bird on Saturday August 26th! Join us from 11am to 3pm for a festive picnic before the summer ....

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08/26/2017
THE ANCHOR ANNIVERSARY PARTY & LOBSTER GIVEAWAY

235 Main Street, Venice Beach 90291 (310) 664-9696 - FREE - Venice Beach’s favorite neighborhood hangout, The Anchor, will give away 100 of their signature lobster rolls to celebrate the restaurant’s three-year anniversary! Enjoy the festivities on Saturday ....

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07/01/2017 to 08/27/2017
JACQUES BREL IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN PARIS

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $10-$36 - A powerful and bold theatrical experience that was an overwhelming success off-Broadway, this revue of Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel’s songs pays tribute to his unique genius. Naughty, funn ....

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08/25/2017 to 08/27/2017
CELEBRATION OF IRANIAN CINEMA AT UCI

A311 Student Center, Irvine, California 92697 - $10 - Join us for the 2nd Annual CELEBRATION OF IRANIAN CINEMA in Orange County at the University of California, Irvine August 25-27, 2017. In collaboration with the Jordan Center for Persian Studies, UCI. ....

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08/27/2017
DOUBLE FEATURE: ADVANCE SCREENING! THE QUEEN OF SPAIN (LA REINA DE ESPAÑA), 2017, & THE PRINCESS BRIDE, 1987

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Sunday, August 27 – 7:30 PM QUEEN & PRINCESS
Double Feature: Advance Screening! THE QUEEN OF SPAIN (LA REINA DE ESPAÑA), 2017, Samuel Goldwyn Films, ....


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08/27/2017
6TH ANNUAL KILLER RIDES CAR SHOW

4211 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 3105782293 - Free - Join us for our final Killer Rides car show of the season on Sunday, August 27th from 10 am to 1 pm. We'll be raffling off a one-of-a-kind Harley-Davidson valued at $13,765, drawing will be held at n ....

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DETAILS 05/01/2017 to 08/28/2017
MAGIC MONDAY

1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - - Experience the thrill of magic and spellbinding illusions with a rotating cast of Master Magicians and Variety Acts every Monday at the Santa Monica Playhouse from May 1 through August 28. Created by ....

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07/10/2017 to 08/28/2017
SUMMER FILM & ACTING CAMPS FOR CHILDREN & TEENS

2437 Main Street 3103920815 - 580-780 - SUMMER FILM & ACTING CAMPS
FOR CHILDREN & TEENS
1-Week Long Camps from July to August
Monday through Friday 9:00am-3:30pm
***We only allow 10 students per session***
Children Groups: 7-12 year olds ....


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08/30/2017
8TH ANNUAL WOMEN IN GREEN FORUM

11461 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049 - $125 - $275 - The Women in Green Forum (WIGF) has emerged as the premier conference series highlighting women’s impact on the environmental industry.   Now in its 8th year, the Forum is the largest conference of ....

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06/17/2017 to 08/31/2017
ARTISTS OF MEXICO

357 North La Brea Avenue 323-938-5222 - Free - Artists of Mexico is presented in anticipation of the Getty Foundation’s region-wide endeavor, Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, officially opening in September 2017. Artists of Mexico at Jack Rutberg F ....

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08/31/2017
BETSAYDA MACHADO Y LA PARRANDA EL CLAVO

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90049 - FREE with parking - With their “singular, passionate, and purposeful voices” (NPR), Venezuelan singer Betsayda Machado and the multigenerational band of musicians and dancers La Parranda El Clavo take the stage for th ....

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08/31/2017
70MM! WONDER WOMAN, 2017

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, August 31 – 7:30 PM 70MM
70mm! WONDER WOMAN, 2017, Warner Bros., 137 min. Gal Gadot stars as the title character in the epi ....


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08/31/2017
M STREET KITCHEN FIESTA

2000 Main St Santa Monica, CA 90405 - $65 - Our Dinner Series is back for August with a fiesta at M Street! Join us for an evening of Mexican food paired with housemade margaritas and ice-cold cerveza, plus our featured cocktail The Paloma and ....

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06/26/2017 to 09/01/2017
TEAM FASHION CAM: SUMMER FASHION COURSES

2150 Park Place, El Segundo, CA 90245 424-259-1151 - Tickets- $795- $875 - Team Fashion Camp is a summer camp for kids and young adults who are interested in learning more about the fashion industry in a fun and interactive environment. Founded by Courtney Alexander – a de ....

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08/05/2017 to 09/01/2017
WEST OF LINCOLN PROJECT RUTH CHASE

13445 Beach Avenue, Venice, California 90292 310-392-0846 - FREE - August 5–September 1, 2017 | Venice Arts presents Painter Ruth Chase’s first solo exhibition, The West of Lincoln Project. Awarded a grant by the Carl Jacobs Foundation, the project traces the hist ....

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