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Beethoven’s 5th & 9th

Beethoven’s 5th & 9th

“We shall never make head or tale of the Ninth Symphony until we treat it as a law unto itself.” (D.F. Tovey, 1925). A Rhode Island newspaper was quoted in The Orchestra (London, 1868), stating that the orchestral part “appeared to be made up of the strange, the ludicrous, the abrupt, the ferocious, and the [...]

Valentine Heart Strings, Love Potions, An Ideal Husband, & the Tango

Valentine Heart Strings, Love Potions, An Ideal Husband, & the Tango

Are you in love? Have a special story? Share your romantic memories or simply publicly announce yourself a “plus one” at One Colorado‘s “Heart Strings” nook. Colorful strings with hearts (and pens) are available to anyone wishing to put their love on display this Valentine’s Day. If PDAs are not your thing, but sweet Valentine [...]

Bill Cosby for Valentine’s Day

Bill Cosby for Valentine’s Day

Whether you have a lover on your arm or you’re going solo, spending Valentine’s Day with Bill Cosby will only lead to sore cheeks from smiling and a sore stomach from laughing—and those are indicators of time well spent. Bill Cosby will be performing at the Pasadena Civic on Friday, February 14th. Only a few [...]

Camellia Fest 2014

Camellia Fest 2014

Celebrate the camellia, which brightens gray winter days with its colorful blossoms.  Descanso Gardens’ annual Camellia Festival arrives this weekend, February 8th-9th with fairy tours of an enchanted forest, tea time (Camellia sinensis) with Chado Tea, Brad King of the So Cal Camellia society sharing information about camellia cultivation and care, a traditional Japanese tea [...]

Dreams & the Dream Landscape

Dreams & the Dream Landscape

Former Director of Landscape Design for Walt Disney Imagineering, Paul Comstock will present “Dreams & the Dream Landscape” on Thursday, February 6th at the Arboretum. Paul’s presentations are always mind-boggling! Don’t miss this entertaining story of one designer’s adventurous process for creating fantastic and beautiful landscapes from the ground up.  Comstock was chief landscape architect [...]

Grist & Toll Pop Up

Grist & Toll Pop Up

Just kneaded and shaped a loaf of bread? Instead of baking it by its lonely self in your oven, take it down to Grist & Toll‘s community “pop up” on Sunday, February 9th. Michael O’Malley of Michael O’Malley’s Mobile Oven (MOMO) will be on hand to pop your creation into his oven with other home [...]

Bags & Bubbles

Bags & Bubbles

Its the inaugural Bags & Bubbles. “Bags” because a silent auction will have high-end designer bags waiting for your bids and “bubbles” because champagne will flow with various kinds and plenty of tastings. Thursday, February 27th, the efforts to open the Southern California Children’s Museum continues with this fundraiser they hope to make an annual [...]

23rd Summer Opportunities Fair

23rd Summer Opportunities Fair

Looking for a sports clinic, art and theater programs, cultural immersion, or outdoor adventure? Westridge School is holding its 23rd Annual Summer Opportunities Fair on Saturday, February 8th. Besides the possibilities listed above, other options abound:  college courses, international travel, community service opportunities, academic enrichment, music and dance camps, language learning, and programs for special [...]

Family Winemakers & PinotFest 2014

Family Winemakers & PinotFest 2014

Family Winemakers returns for its 11th tasting of small, family-owned wineries from Mendocino to Temecula. Traditionally open to trade and wine media, this year the event welcomes consumers. An special lounge called iSip is specially ticketed for those people who want to taste wine from 25 different wineries, retailing for $75 or more a bottle. Designated [...]

CSCP’s Wild Wild West

CSCP’s Wild Wild West

It’s time to dust off those spurs and brush your ten gallon hat. March 29th is Cancer Support Community Pasadena’s 22nd annual Angel Gala and they are dubbing it “Wild Wild West.” The evening at the Noor located in the Paseo Colorado begins with a reception, followed by live entertainment, dinner, a silent auction, and [...]

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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