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Wiggle Waggle Walk 2011

Wiggle Waggle Walk 2011

Thousands of animal lovers and their canine companions will flock to the Rose Bowl on Sunday, September 25th for the 13th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk. The walk is not only a fun trek for dogs and walkers alike, but it’s also a fundraiser for the animals at the Pasadena Humane Society. The day consists of either a […]

Cottage Co-op Apple Sale

Cottage Co-op Apple Sale

Longtime cooperative Pasadena preschool Cottage Co-op is back again for its annual fall apple sale fundraiser, done in partnership with Whole Foods.  In exchange for their support to this hands-on community school, donators will receive a voucher for a dozen organic, locally grown apples in addition to a reusable bag. Online purchasing runs from now until September […]

Help a Child Go Back to School

Help a Child Go Back to School

September has arrived and many children—my 13-year-old included—are eager to forgo another day at the beach or hanging out with mom (boring!) and head back to their friends and the classroom. But for many children, the prospect of returning to school is daunting if their families cannot afford the required supplies. Jeffrey Lassanske and other […]

Join the Junior League

Join the Junior League

The Junior League of Pasadena, or JLP, (not to be confused with JPL) is inviting women from the Pasadena area and beyond who are interested in learning more about its 85 years of leadership and service in the community. Prospective members are invited to the League’s headquarters on September 8 to hear about its mission: […]

Ladies Night Out

Ladies Night Out

Join the Cancer Support Community Pasadena for its first annual Ladies Night Out, an evening of comedy in celebration of the women who have been touched by cancer. The evening will start with a cocktail reception hosted by Wells Fargo, a dinner and comedy show, a silent auction, a live auction and (most importantly) guest goodie bags. […]

Cleaning & Conserving the Arroyo

Cleaning & Conserving the Arroyo

Add a little do-gooding to your  morning stroll by participating in an Arroyo Seco Summer Clean Up. The Arroyo Seco stream is a primary contributor to Pasadena’s water supply, not to mention a place of beauty where thousands of us walk, jog, ride, bird-watch and practice fly-fishing and archery. The Arroyo Seco Foundation is hosting […]

A One-Way Trip to Healthy Skin

A One-Way Trip to Healthy Skin

The summer sunshine is lovely and there’s nothing like a good, long nap while working on a tan, but let’s be realistic: frequent exposure to the sun’s rays without proper precautions can lead to serious skin damage. The thing about skin cancer is that it’s quietly subversive, just waiting for the right, and usually most […]

Backpacks for Brighter Futures

Backpacks for Brighter Futures

With the school year quickly approaching, notebooks, crayons and pencils are in high demand. We all know how necessary these items are for kids to do their schoolwork, but all too often, the flailing economy and unstable living situations rob children from the thrill of this most basic ritual of a good education: back-to-school shopping. […]

Art for a Cause

Art for a Cause

Beginning this Sunday, Offramp Gallery will be hosting a Benefit Art Sale supporting Jade Bemiller, daughter of Offramp artists Megann Zwierlein and Quinton Bemiller, in her fight to beat leukemia. The 4-year-old was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) on April 29 of this year. She is currently undergoing chemotherapy at Children’s Hospital in Los […]

Lunch with Dr. Susan Love

Lunch with Dr. Susan Love

CSC-Pasadena is putting on a luncheon talk and book signing by Dr. Susan Love. Love’s acclaimed Breast Book was published 20 years ago and has become the most authoritative resource for those dealing with, or learning about, breast cancer. Host organization CSC-Pasadena (also known as the Cancer Support Community, an international nonprofit organization providing free support, cancer education […]

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