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  • 19 Mar
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    16 Apr

    Annual Caterpillar Adoptions @ Kidspace

    Where: Kidspace 480 N. Arroyo Blvd., Pasadena. Free parking.
    When: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Kidspace is open T-Fri 9:30 - 5:00 PM until May. Weekends 10-5 PM. Grand butterfly release takes place on 4/16-4/17
    Who: Everyone!
    How: The caterpillars can be purchased, while supplies last, for $5 each at the museum’s ...
    Cost: Tickets for children and adults are $10; children under 12 months of age and Kidspace ...

    Visit the Busy Bee Learning Store to purchase live caterpillars ...

  • 25
    March

    REGISTRATION OPEN for Parent/Child Workshop Series @ Altadena Public Library

    Where: Altadena Public Library Community Room 600 East Mariposa St. Altadena (626) 798-0833

    When: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Classaes on 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26 & 5/3 at 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM.
    Who: A baby and me program for children from birth to age 3 and their parents ...
    How: In person registration is required and begins March 25th. Space is limited.
    Cost: FREE!

    Spend time with your child, play, and create a craft ...

  • 25
    March

    Friday Movies @ Farnsworth Park

    Where: Farnsworth Park 568 E Mount Curve Ave, Altadena, CA 91001 (Davies Building)
    When: 1:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    Who: Everyone!
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE!

    Enjoy this afternoon and evening at Farnsworth Park taking in ...

  • 25
    March

    Musical Spring Fling with VymaMusicProject @ Longfellow Elementary School

    Where: Longfellow Elementary School Auditorium 1065 E. Washington Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91104
    When: 5:30 PM
    Who: Families.
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE but donations always accepted.

    The VYMA Music Project@Longfellow Elementary School, Pasadena, in partnership with ...

  • 26
    March

    Bodywise Girls Rock Presented by Junior League of Pasadena @ Westridge School

    Where: Westridge School 324 Madeline Drive, Pasadena
    When: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Who: Middle school girls and their caregivers.
    How: CLICK HERE to register.
    Cost: $10 per person (includes lunch).

    BodyWise is an inspiring wellness conference for middle school girls ...

  • 26
    March

    Doggy Day with Cats Too Event @ Garfield Park, So. Pasadena

    Where: North section of Garfield Park (Mission St. and Park Ave.) by the tennis courts
    When: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Who: Everyone - especially dog and cat lovers.
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE!

    The City of South Pasadena is hosting its third annual ...

  • 26
    March

    Science Saturdays @ Caltech's Beckman Auditorium: The Roachmobile

    Where: Caltech's Beckman Auditrium 332 South Michigan Avenue, Pasadena

    When: 2:00 PM
    Who: Recommended for children 8+ and parents/caregivers.
    How: Purchase tickets at door.
    Cost: $5/person unreserved seating

    Scientists have put a roach in the driver's seat of ...

  • 26
    March

    Prank Day @ Vroman's Hastings Ranch

    Where: Vroman's Hastings Ranch 3729 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena
    When: 2:00 PM
    Who: Everyone!
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE

    CALLING ALL PRANKSTERS! An entire day devoted to pranking and ...

  • 27
    March

    Family Sunday @ The Autry

    Where: The Autry National Center at Griffith Park 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles (next to ...
    When: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. Gold Rush 11:30 a.m. StoryTime 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. Docent-Led Tours Noon–3:00 p.m. Third Sunday Jam With the Western Music Association 1:00 p.m. Family tour of
    Who: Everyone!
    How: CLICK HERE to purchase tickets or at door.
    Cost: FREE with museum admission: Adults: $10.00; Students with current ID and Seniors (60+): $6 ...

    Explore The Art of Native American Basketry and discover what ...

  • 27
    March

    LA Chamber Orechestra's Ragtime Xylephonia @ Glendale's Alex Theater

    Where: Alex Theater 216 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale
    When: 1:00 PM
    Who: Families.
    How: Order by phone:
    Call Jacquie or Marcella in the box office at 213 622 7001 ...
    Cost: Single tickets: $16, $10; Groups of 12 or more get a 15% discount off single ...

    LACO “goes Green” with an entire program of percussive fun ...

  • 27
    March

    Stories in the Afternoon @ Norton Simon: Faraway Jungles

    Where: Norton Simon 411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
    When: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Monthly program.
    Who: Everyone!
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE with museum admission.

    Macaroni Tip: This is a great way to introduce young ...

  • 29
    March

    Kids Club @ The Americana

    Where: Community Room at The Americana at Brand 889 Americana Way, Glendale
    When: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Every Tuesday
    Who: Kids and families.
    How: Just show up!
    Cost: FREE!

    Weekly entertainment for kids and families out on the lawn. ...

  • 30
    March

    Be R.E.A.L. Interactive Workshop @ Vroman's

    Where: Vroman's Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena in the Vroman's Meeting Room, located ...
    When: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Wednesday nights, 6:30-8:30pm; March 16, 23, & 30, and April 6, 2011
    Who: Parents and their middle school girls.
    How: CLICK HERE to register. You can still sign-up if you missed the first class.
    Cost: Program Tuition: $160 per family - Family includes daughter + 1-2 parent(s)/caregiver(s)
    Scholarships Available ...

    Got frenemies? Be REAL can help: 4 great evenings for ...

  • 30
    March

    FOR PARENTS: FREE Parent/Child Workshops @ Sierra Madre Public Library

    Where: Sierra Madre Public Library 440 West Sierra Madre Boulevard, Sierra Madre
    When: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Who: Parents with children ages three and younger.
    How: Enrollment is free, but in-person pre-registration at the Library is required to ensure a spot ...
    Cost: FREE!

    Sierra Madre Public Library's new five-week Parent/Child Workshop for families ...

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AYSO Region 13 Registration Now Open!

AYSO Region 13 Registration Now Open!

Registration is now OPEN for Fall 2011As of March 15, 2011, Registration for the Fall 2011 season in AYSO Region 13 is now open!Players and volunteers must renew registration every year.After March 15, 2011, pre-register at http://www.eAYSO.org. If you have ...

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Macaroni Movie Review

Macaroni Movie Review

As a dad of two kids, I see a lot of family films (all?), but this was the first time I saw one without my kids. And seeing Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, at a press event gave ...

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Fresh Fruit Salsa

Fresh Fruit Salsa

This is my own version of something I have tried at a Pampered Chef party. The key here is to use fruit of any kind. Use what you have around the house. I do not suggest using bananas, however. If ...

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Farmer's Markets in San Gabriel Valley

Farmer's Markets in San Gabriel Valley

Tuesday s Pasadena Villa Park 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 363 E Villa St, Pasadena 626.449.0179 http://www.pasadenafarmersmarket.org/ Thursday s Glendale 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. E Wilson Ave at E Broadway, Glendale 818.548.3155 South Pasadena 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. ...

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FREE Storytimes in San Gabriel Valley - UPDATED!

FREE Storytimes in San Gabriel Valley - UPDATED!

FREE STORYTIMES IN SAN GABRIEL VALLEY - Please call or check website before going. MONDAYS Location: The Right Start 370 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena Start Time: 7:00 PM Description: Right Start's resident narrator will wow all of the little ones ...

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FREE Museum Days in Los Angeles

FREE Museum Days in Los Angeles

Monthly Free Museum Days Page Museum, La Brea Tarpits (1st Tuesday) Natural History Museum (1st Tuesday) Huntington Library, (1st Thursday, tickets required) Norton Simon Museum (1st Friday, 6-9 pm) Pasadena Museum of California Art (1st Friday) Los Angeles County Museum ...

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