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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 7:00 AM
A Place Called Home
The Los Angeles Breakfast Club – The LABC likes learning about organizations that make a difference in our area. Join us to hear about the outstanding work by A Place Called Home. A Place Called Home provides a safe, nurturing environment with proven programs in arts, education, and wellness for the young people in South Central Los Angeles to help them improve their economic conditions and develop healthy, fulfilling and purposeful lives. All are welcome. First time visitors eat for $5. Returning guests $15. Business casual attire. See you then!
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 9:00 AM
Coastal Cleanup Day Site Captain Training
Heal the Bay – The Coastal Cleanup Day “CCD” Site Captain Training is designed to teach you everything you need to know about Coastal Cleanup Day on September 16, 2017, in order to ensure that you are well prepared to serve as a leader for your site. Coastal Cleanup Day is the largest volunteer day on the planet! Heal the Bay coordinates more than 50 coastal, inland, dive, and kayak cleanup sites in L.A. County. The training session is geared for both new and returning site captains. Let’s tackle this awesome day of service together! Please contact Christina Jurrissen, CCD Coordinator, with any questions: (310) 451-1500 ext. 149 or cjurrissen@healthebay.org. Must RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/coastal-cleanup-day-2017-ccd-site-captain-training-registration-35497194063
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 10:00 AM
Workshop: Fundamentals of Interviewing
Cal State Los Angeles Career Development Center – Interviewing success doesn’t have to be about luck. We’ve got tips for interviewing success. Walk-ins are welcome. Additional information is provided on CareerLink event ID 1224.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 - Jul 27 @ 10:30 AM
Free Fourth Wednesdays Wee-Reads
Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) – Living in the Land Get a lay of the land! First, take a look at all the different landscapes in Joseph Kleitsch’s paintings and Gustave Baumann’s prints. After listening to stories about traveling and searching in the Project Room, create new landscapes. Layer colored tissue paper to depict a foreground, middle ground, and background. Finally place familiar cutout characters and let them explore the newly created landscapes! Wee Read: "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle and "Rainbow Fish" by Marcus Pfister and J. Alison James Recommended for children ages 2-5. Caregivers must accompany children. Museum open to Wee-Read participants only. Presented as part of our PMCA 1234 monthly programming. NO RSVP REQUIRED. Support for children's educational programming is provided by a generous grant from the John and Beverly Stauffer Foundation.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 11:00 AM
Lana Del Rey at Amoeba Hollywood (SOLD OUT)
Amoeba Music – UPDATE 7/21 AT 12:22PM: Amoeba Hollywood is SOLD OUT of tickets for the Lana Del Rey concert. ____________________ Global superstar, singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey is performing live at Amoeba Hollywood Wednesday, July 26 at 11am to celebrate the release of her new album "Lust For Life" (out on CD July 21st). The album is a body of work created by Lana and her longtime producer and collaborator Rick Nowels. TICKET INFO: Tickets are $20 and include guaranteed admission to the 7/26 in-store performance, Lana's new "Lust For Life" CD, and a limited-edition "Lana Del Rey Live at Amoeba" commemorative poster. Tickets for this event go on sale starting Friday, July 21st IN-STORE ONLY at Amoeba and are available while they last. Limit 2 per person. PLEASE NOTE: ** This will be a performance only. No signing after. ** 1 ticket + poster per CD. Max 2 per person. ** Must have ticket to attend the event. ** Posters will be given out on July 26.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 11:00 AM
Occidental Orientation Facebook Live Q&A
Occidental College Office of Student Life (OSL)
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 11:00 AM
David Pepose Signing Spencer & Locke
The Comic Bug – David Pepose, writer and co-creator of Spencer & Locke, will be signing at The Comic Bug Manhattan Beach on July 26! About Spencer & Locke: When his grade-school sweetheart is found dead, there's only one friend Detective Locke can trust to help solve her murder—his childhood imaginary panther, Spencer. But when they face a vicious crime syndicate and memories from Locke's traumatic youth, can this unlikely pair survive long enough to find the truth? Come by The Comic Bug and meet David Pepose in person!
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 11:30 AM
Jason Bateman Hollywood Walk of Fame
Hollywood Walk of Fame – The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that Jason Bateman will be honored with the 2,616th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. PDT. Bateman’s star will be dedicated in the category of Motion Pictures at 6533 Hollywood Boulevard in front of The Hudson Apartments. “Bateman has been a constant on television and the big screen and has amassed a large body of work that captured generations of fans,” said Ana Martinez, Producer of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. “We are pleased to add his star to our Walk of Fame family.” Helping Emcee and Hollywood Chamber President/CEO Leron Gubler to unveil the star will be guest speakers Jennifer Aniston and Will Arnett. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, which administers the popular star ceremonies, encourages people who are unable to attend and fans around the world to watch the event live exclusively on www.walkoffame.com. Read more http://www.walkoffame.com/pages/upcoming-ceremonies ??? ALL PRESS MUST RSVP TO ANA MARTINEZ AT (323) 468-1376 OR Stargirl@hollywoodchamber.net ABOUT THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME www.WalkOfFame.com The Hollywood Walk of Fame is an internationally-recognized Hollywood icon. With approximately 30 star ceremonies annually broadcast around the world, the constant reinforcement provided to the public has made the Walk of Fame a top visitor attraction. The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce continues to add stars on the Walk of Fame as the representative of the City of Los Angeles. The Walk of Fame is a tribute to all of those who worked diligently to develop the concept and to maintain this world-class tourist attraction. The Walk of Fame is open to the public. No paid admission or assigned seating at star ceremonies. It is understood that the cost of installing a star on the Walk of Fame upon approval is $40,000 and the sponsor of the nominee accepts the responsibility for arranging for payment to the Hollywood Historic Trust, a 501(c)3 charitable foundation. The funds are used to pay for the creation/installation of the star and ceremony, as well as maintenance of the Walk of Fame. Download the official app for iPhones and Android devices at http://officialhollywoodwalkoffameapp.com For more than 96 years, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has provided leadership, business development resources, networking, and government affairs programs and services to keep the Hollywood business and residential communities safe, relevant and economically vital. Jeff Zarrinnam, is the Chair of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors 2017-18, and Leron Gubler is the President/CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. For more information please visit www.hollywoodchamber.net. The Hollywood Walk of Fame and the Hollywood Sign are registered trademarks of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. ? #hollywoodwalkoffame #wofstargirl We're on Facebook too! Like us at Hollywood Walk of Fame Find your favorite star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 12:00 PM
Azeezat Abiola Amusat on Head Wraps of African-Print Fashion Now
Fowler Museum at UCLA – Head wraps on the continent of Africa are as dynamic and diverse as the African-Print cloth fashions they complement. Azeezat Abiola Amusat of Abiola Beauty Concept, who created all the unique wraps on view in "African-Print Fashion Now", will discuss her designs and demonstrate the wrapping of one elaborate style. #CultureFix is a short format, informal gallery talk featuring artists, curators and other luminaries. No reservation required. Culture Fix programs are free of charge. Parking available in UCLA Lot 4, 221 Westwood Plaza off Sunset Blvd $3/hr or max $12/day
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 12:00 PM
Garden Meditation
Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden – Work-week Wednesdays got you down? Welcome to Hump Day at the Arboretum. Come join us for a lunch hour revival session to help you make it to the weekend. Use flowers and flower essences in an hour meditation to help you wake up in the afternoon, find more time in your schedule, feel more comfortable in your own skin, and feel less annoyed by that one guy at the office. Vignette Ching, L.Ac. is an acupuncturist and herbalist who specializes in treating underlying emotional patterns that impact daily living and contribute to disease. Her relaxed approach is designed to relieve stress and anxiety without giving up your guilty pleasures. These days you can find her practicing at Blue Jean Acupuncture in Pasadena, or working with organizations dedicated to health and social justice. Instructor, Vignette Ching, L.Ac. Wednesdays, 12:00pm – 1:00pm / Conference Room and Nearby Grounds $40 per month Arboretum members / $50 per month non–members / $15 Drop-In per day (includes Arboretum Admission) To Register please call the Education Department at 626.821.4623 or pay at the class July 5, 12, 19, 26
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 1:00 PM
Indian Jewelry Trunk Sale with Dharmendra Soni
Fowler Museum at UCLA – Join us for a trunk show of bracelets, necklaces, rings, earrings, bangles, and jeweled pendants with Indian jeweler, Dharmendra Soni. Visitors to our recent exhibition ‘Enduring Splendor,’ will recognize Dharmendra as one of four contemporary metalsmiths from the fortress city of Jaisalmer in Rajasthan featured in video interviews. The Fowler commissioned new works in silver from Dharmendra for the exhibition, which were acquired into the museum's permanent collection. Dharmendra will be here for one day only showcasing handmade silver, gemstone, and beaded pieces, all made utilizing traditional tools and techniques passed down through generations. Sales will be CASH ONLY.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 1:00 PM
Stop Motion Animation with LEGO® Bricks
Los Angeles Public Library - Eagle Rock Branch – Join us in creating a short stop animation film using the library's collection of LEGO® and DUPLO® bricks! LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this program. #LAPL #ReadingByDesign #SummerReading
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 1:00 PM
English Class (ESL)
Los Angeles Public Library, Westwood Branch – ESL (English as a Second Language) Class is for adult learners who would like to improve their English.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 2:00 PM
Los Angeles - Fan Event
Manchester City – Manchester City are playing in Los Angeles against Real Madrid on the 26th July at the LA Memorial Coliseum and there’s only one place to be before the big game… Join fellow City fans at our official pre-match fan event at Tom’s Urban Bar, on Wednesday from 2-6pm. Not only will there be great drinks promotions and give-a-ways from Carlsberg, but lucky guests will also get the chance to take part in a Q&A with former player, Paul Dickov. The Wembley hero will be in the house to answer all your questions and pose for photographs along with the Manchester City mascots, Moonchester and Moonbeam. The former Scotland international and Blues' striker will be supporting City as Pep Guardiola’s men take on Zinedine Zidane’s Galacticos in one of the biggest games of the summer. For more information on the venue address, please visit www.tomsurban.com/la Families welcome.
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 2:00 PM
STEM Building Bricks Challenge and Board Games
Inglewood Public Library – Children's Room, Inglewood Public Library, 101 W. Manchester Blvd. Call 310-412-5645 for more information. Ages 3 and up!
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 3:00 PM
50+ Normal Aging vs. Alzheimer's Disease (AD)
UCLA Health – Gal Bitan, PhD, UCLA neuroscientist, will discuss the differences between normal aging and AD, how to improve brain health, and current research targeting the proteins that cause AD. RSVP: (800) 516-5323
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 5:00 PM
Veterans Town Hall
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System – VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System invites you to our quarterly Veterans Town Hall Representatives of VBA and NCA will be in attendance When: July 26, 2017 from 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Where: West Los Angeles Medical Center BLDG. 500, RM. 1281, Parking Lot 42 11301 WILSHIRE BLVD. LOS ANGELES, CA 90073 Contact: (310) 268-3790 https://www.losangeles.va.gov/documents/VeteranTownHall-July2017.pdf
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 5:00 PM
Ray-Anthony Height Signing Catalyst Prime Superb
The Comic Bug – Ray-Anthony Height, artist of Catalyst Prime Superb, will be signing at The Comic Bug Manhattan Beach on July 26! About Catalyst Prime Superb: Teenager Kayla Tate is forced to move back to her hometown Youngstown, Ohio, an “Event” designated Level 5 impact zone. Compared to her new life, returning to Youngstown is a step backwards. She has a strained relationship with her childhood friend, Jonah Watkins, school is a nightmare, and everyone is talking about the mysterious superhero and Internet sensation, “Cosmosis”, and his nighttime battles against the supposedly. Come by The Comic Bug to meet Ray-Anthony Height in person! .
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 5:00 PM
Dave Crosland Signing Invader ZIM #21
The Comic Bug – Dave Crosland, writer of Invader ZIM #21, will be signing at The Comic Bug Manhattan Beach on July 12! Invader ZIM #21 Special one-shot issue by series artist Dave Crosland! ZIM's finally found a way to destroy the human race-his Brainwave Accelerator will melt the brains of every human on Earth in a matter of seconds! Enter Dib, who screws things up as usual, causing the machine to malfunction and NO ONE's brains to melt. Instead, it causes brains to SWAP! Come by The Comic Bug and meet Dave in person!
 
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    Wednesday Jul 26 @ 6:00 PM
Bruin Career Insights: Micro Leadership
UCLA Alumni – Establishing yourself as a reliable team member with strong leadership skills can fortify your position within an organization. You don't need to be in a position of authority to lead or make impactful changes. Join us as we discuss micro leadership and learn how you can be a leader without being the leader. Participate in this virtual event from anywhere! RSVP and submit your questions by clicking the button above. Click the Watch Live link and select "Subscribe" to receive notifications about this event from the UCLA Alumni YouTube channel. For questions contact careerprograms@alumni.ucla.edu. P.S. Join https://uclaone.com/ to connect with more alumni and search for job postings.