August 10th, 2017 by Duarte Dispatch
Pasadena Convention Center (Aug. 12 & 13, located 300 E. Green St. Pasadena, CA 91101@9am-6pm) CatCon promotes cat-centric merchandise, adoption, and discussions amongst cat lovers.
Arboretum Library Knitters and Makers (Aug. 11 @6pm- 8pm, 301 North Baldwin Ave, Arcadia) Participants are encouraged to bring their materials and fiber art to the library to mingle.
Friday Night Live Jazz & Blues at the Myrtle Tree Garden Cafe’ (Aug.11th 405 S. Myrtle Ave. from 7p.m. – 9p.m.) Enjoy a popular jazz duo playing a variety of classic tunes that you can dance to and relax to under one roof. *Extended happy hour specials on Tapas and Wine
The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage (Aug.11th at 380 West Huntington Dr. 10a.m.-12p.m. and 1p.m. to 4p.m.) will be hosting the Arcadia Juried Photography Contest and Exhibition. This is a good time to view Arcadia’s heritage and diverse community with exhibits that will encourage community involvement
Monrovia Area Partnership Presents Summer Movie Series (Kiwanis Park, 340 Grand Ave, Monrovia, Aug. 12 @ 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.) Will be showing “Moana” for family fun and free admission. Remember to bring your chair!
“BoldPas” The Art Takeover of Old Pasadena (109 E. Union St. Pasadena 91103 from 12pm- 8pm) will be presenting a “BOLD” selection of architecture, history, and art throughout old towns historic pedestrian alleyways.
Process Painting Workshop (Unity Of Pasadena 3053 E. Del Mar Blvd, Pasadena @ 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.). Process painting is a mindfulness/meditative practice. No prior art experience required nor artistic talent – just the ability to have fun & embark on a creative trek. Art supplies provided. $30 fee.
City of Monrovia presents Summer Concerts in Library Park (Library Park, 321 Myrtle Ave, Monrovia @ 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.). City of Monrovia Public Services presents Summer Concerts in Library Park. Performing this week is The Nolan Shaheed Quintet (Jazz). Free to the public.
Wine and Cheese Tasting at Myrtle Tree Garden Café & Market (Aug. 13, located at 405 S. Myrtle Ave. from 5:30p.m.-8p.m.) Enjoy a relaxing evening at your own private table, or the conversation table socializing with those who also love the experience of trying exotic wines and cheeses
Art Workshop in the Oak Room at the Arboretum (Aug. 14 from 9:90a.m.-11:30a.m. Located at 301 N. Baldwin Ave.) An independent workshop will be hosted inside the elegant Oak Room in a supportive environment for those who would like to pursue their artistic endeavors
Cirque Di Sarray (Aug. 15, located at 85 E. Holly St. Pasadena, CA 91103 from 6pm-7pm) Free and fun for all ages. Singing, dancing, and comedy from the moment the Ring Master welcomes the “Ladies and Gentlemen”… attendees are welcomed to bring their own comfortable chair
Chalk Preschool Pasadena Invites Parents Back-To-School (Aug. 16, located at 700 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm) You’ll have the opportunity to review the curriculum, examine materials, learn about the school’s unique approach to physical education. Feel free to bring your children!
Gamble House Tour of both floors (Aug. 16, located at 4 Westmoreland Place, Pasadena 91103 from 11 a.m. – 2pm) sharing personal history of the Gamble family and servants
Open Mic Night at Myrtle Tree Garden Café & Market (Aug.16, located at 405 S. Myrtle Ave, 7p.m.-9p.m.) Come out with friends and family and enjoy the social live atmosphere of artistic locals both instrumental and vocal
Performing Arts Theatre Camp (Aug. 17, located at 75 N. Marengo Ave Pasadena from 9am-3pm) The Academy Program offers two different programs with ages ranging from 3 years old to 19 years old for those who are interested in monologues, dance, acting, voice, and playwrites
San Gabriel Valley Orchid Hobbyists welcome you to our monthly meeting (Aug. 17 @7 p.m., located at L.A. County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia). Judging begins at 7 p.m. Meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. Our speaker Linden Burzells program will be on Cattleya trianae. Refreshments will be provided, all are welcome.
Ring The Bells @St. Andrews Church in Old Town Pasadena (Aug 17, located at 311 N. Raymond Ave, Pasadena from 5pm- 9pm) Networking for a Cause charity event and silent auction
Foothill Unity Center-From Dream to Reality Event ( Aug. 17th @4 p.m. – 6 p.m., Foothill Unity Center, 790 W. Chestnut Ave. Monrovia, CA 91016) Join us as we celebrate closing our escrow. We are half-way to owning a building of our very own. Along with the close of escrow, we are proud to announce our capital campaign. “From Dream to Reality: The Building Campaign for Foothill Unity Center” to the public. We will be hosting a campaign announcement event to celebrate the milestone. This is a FREE event to tour the new facilities, learn more about the organization and discuss our dreams for the future. FREE Event.