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Nine Christmas Tree Lightings, Neighborhood Lights & Events

Nine Christmas Tree Lightings, Neighborhood Lights & Events

Trees are lighting up! 21st Annual Atwater Village Tree Lighting Thursday, Dec. 5th, 6 p.m. Lighting up the 80 ft. tall, 50-year-old CA Redwood Children’s choirs from various schools, Santa, treats, crafts & snow Wells Fargo parking lot, 3250 Glendale Blvd. AtwaterChamber.org Pasadena Mayor’s Holiday Tree Lighting Thursday, Dec. 5th, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Pas. City Hall, [...]

Kites, Wings, & Other Flying Things

Kites, Wings, & Other Flying Things

Non-italicized text courtesy of Pasadena Museum of History. Long before the Industrial Revolution made modern aerospace technology possible, early aspiration of flight began with the kite, an item that epitomizes the intersection of science and artistry. As weapons during war and as recreation during peacetime, they have inspired leaps of the imagination and humankind’s leap [...]

Sleigh Bells Ring…Are You Listening?

Sleigh Bells Ring…Are You Listening?

Cocktails, elegance, and let’s be merry. It’s the 22nd Annual Wreath Auction on Friday, December 6th. The Pasadena – Foothills Association of Realtors Charitable Foundation is holding an evening of dining by candlelight and with more wreaths to bid on than you have windows and doors. Sleigh Bells Ring: Annual Wreath Auction Friday, Dec. 6th, [...]

Christmas Tree & Poinsettia Sales to Benefit PUSD

Christmas Tree & Poinsettia Sales to Benefit PUSD

Text of press release from PUSD. Two Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) schools will be spreading holiday cheer while raising money for a good cause over the next few weeks. John Muir High School Boys’ Basketball and Pep Squad are selling Christmas trees and wreaths and Norma Coombs Alternative School is selling poinsettias. John Muir [...]

Pieces by Elsa M. J. Seifert

Pieces by Elsa M. J. Seifert

Life in Black and Gray I used to love my gray jumper dress. I usually wore it with a white or black shirt.  I was eleven years old. My step-mother told me I needed some color. “What color?” I asked. “My skin is brown, so the gray and white and black look just fine on [...]

A Victorian Grand Ball

A Victorian Grand Ball

You could see Ivan the Terrible or a “Scot” in full kilt. Many ladies flutter fans. In proper mid-Victorian style, necklines are low and bustles abound. Late-Victorian dress boasts higher collars and tiny wasp waists. All dresses, concealing petticoats, corsets, and chamises, brush the floor as the ladies within them are led onto the dance [...]

A Christmas Carol & a Murder Mystery

A Christmas Carol & a Murder Mystery

Director Christina Harris’ adaption of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol has “the old traditional English carols, dance, drama and merriment,” as well as all new staging, a more open set, and new sound design by award-winning John Zalewski. This year’s production opens at The Sierra Madre Playhouse the evening after Thanksgiving, to be followed by [...]

Kidspace Holiday Camp

Kidspace Holiday Camp

Holiday Day Camp at Kidspace will have multiple craft-making activities, games, and lots of group time in The Galvin Physics Forest. In the morning, campers will create holiday candle gifts as well as printed paper for gift-wrap. In the afternoon, they will learn about Native American culture and traditions, and make traditional art—weaving baskets, mixing [...]

The Peg & Sue Show

The Peg & Sue Show

Peg Rahn and Sue Kranwinkle are back for their 12th FRESH: Creating the Table cooking class. “Jump start your holidays with a fun afternoon with delicious recipes to boost your repertoire.” Of course there will be their current favorite fabulous recipes, and their “Insiders” Best Restaurant list that includes favorite restaurants in Southern California, San [...]

Elves’ Faire & Holiday Shopping

Elves’ Faire & Holiday Shopping

There is something about stepping through their door that makes people feel as though they’ve entered a wonderland… Eat, drink, and shop for holiday decorations at Junior League of Pasadena’s Annual Jacob Maarse Event. All items, holiday decorations, and pre-ordered holiday arrangements will be 10% off and Jacob Maarse will donate 10% of sales to JLP to [...]

Gooden Open House Saturday, January 11

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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