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10/25/2014
ONE COLORADO’S ANNUAL PUMPKIN DECORATING

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena 91103 626.564.1066 - free - That’s right Boys & Ghouls- it’s baaaaack! Get busy with glue sticks and (washable) markers to create your Great Pumpkin. Pumpkins first-come-first-served; all creations go home with their creators ....

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10/25/2014
SATURDAY NIGHT MUSIC WITH ANDREW ALLEN - FREE COURTYARD CONCERTS EVERY SATURDAY IN OCTOBER

41 Hugus Alley 626.564.1066 - free - Saturday nights in October enliven the Courtyard with music by rising, peripatetic and/or LA-based bands with all-ages, free concerts. October’s music selection offers Hip Hop and R&B inspired soul; ....

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ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN: CLASSIC COMEDY SCREENING WITH SPECIAL GUESTS

216 North Brand Boulevard Glendale 91203 818.754.8250 - 15.00 - Abbott and Costello
Meet Frankenstein
(1948, Universal Studios) SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2014 2PM & 8PM Starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr.,
Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange and Vincent Pri ....


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10/25/2014
PASADENA GLADIATOR ROCK’N RUN & WORLD RECORD CHALLENGE TO BENEFIT TALK ABOUT CURING AUTISM

1001 Rose Bowl Dr., Pasadena, CA 91103 949-640-4401 - The challenge component of the event is free, however participants can make a $20 donation to receive a t-shirt - On Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 7:30 am, challenge yourself to Dan Clark’s aka
"Nitro" Gladiator Rock’N Run to help raise money for Talk About Curing Autism
(TACA). There are two components to thi ....


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10/26/2014
THE CELESTIAL OPERA COMPANY FALL GALA AND SILENT AUCTION

1424 Fremont Ave, S. Pasadena 91030 6268697373 - $25 - An afternoon of music, food, wine, and opera! This event is a fundraiser for our spring production of the double-bill of Cavalleria rusticana and Pagliacci! ....

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10/26/2014
LA OPERA TALK PURCELL’S DIDO & AENEAS

1890 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA 91108 626-300-0777 - - In baroque composer Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, an intimately scaled tragedy, a queen falls prey to the machinations of a formidable enemy, losing her heart to a man who abruptly abandons her. ....

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10/26/2014
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CULTURAL FESTIVAL OAKDALE MEMORIAL PARK

1401 S Grand Ave, Glendora, 91740 (562) 696-8196 - Free - Oakdale Memorial Park Mortuary will host the 3rd Annual Dia de los Muertos Cultural Festival, as a way to celebrate and honor the lives of loved ones who have passed away. The festival will celebrate ....

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10/26/2014
GERMANY'S FAMED WINDSBACHER KNABENCHOR MAKES SO CAL DEBUT OCT. 26

585 East Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, 91101 626-793-4231 - free - Los Angeles Children's Chorus (LACC), building upon its long history of presenting other children’s choirs from the U.S. and abroad, hosts the highly anticipated Southern California debut of the ill ....

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10/26/2014
LOS ANGELES BACH FESTIVAL - CHORAL AND ORCHESTRA FINALE

132 N Euclid Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101 - $20-75 - Suite for Orchestra No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068
Suite for Orchestra No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067
Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243 The festival orchestra will begin the concert with two of Bach’s magnific ....


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10/26/2014
TRUNK OR TREAT

500 e colorado blvd 6267960157 - Free - Children's Ministries at FUMC Pasadena is hosting a "Trunk or Treat and Harvest Festival Party" October 26, 6:00pm-8:00pm. There will be free BBQ hamburgers and hot-dogs, games, crafts, bounce houses ....

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10/26/2014
CHILDREN'S CRAFTS AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

714 West California Blvd. - Admission is Free! - This year’s festival will be held on Sunday, October 26 from 10 am to 2 pm. The Festival features crafts, a hay obstacle course, face painting, pumpkin painting, live music, storytelling, a puppet s ....

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10/28/2014
RED HEN PRESS AT BOSTON COURT

70 North Mentor Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91106 - General admission: $10; PSA members, students & seniors: $5 - Red Hen Press presents a night of powerful female voices featuring Adrianne Kalfopoulou, Elissa Washuta, Robin Becker, and Alicia Ostriker. Adrianne Kalfopoulou is Associate Professor of Language and ....

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10/29/2014
AN EVENING FOR THE STATION- BEATLES BASH FEATURING MUSE/IQUE

Noor, 260 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena 626-240-4559 - 40 - Join us for a Beatles tribute concert to help end homelessness. Performance will feature Maestra Rachael Worby of MUSE/IQUE and other extraordinary artists to create a wonderful evening of music! Tic ....

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10/29/2014
AN EVENING FOR THE STATION

260 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena - $40.00 - ....

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10/30/2014
HALLOWEEN PARTY AT MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA

128 N. Maryland Ave Glendale, CA 91406 - Free - MGN Five Star Cinema, Glendale's premier dine-in theater and restaurant/lounge will be hosting a Halloween party on October 30th. There will be a costume contest, specialty cocktails (including Candy ....

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10/31/2014
THE BUNNY MUSEUM HALLOWEEN HOURS

1933 Jefferson Dr. 91104 626-798-8848 - $5 - The Bunny Museum Halloween Hours Friday, October 31st, 2014
3- 6pm
$5 admission, children 4 and under free Hop on over and celebrate Halloween with the most bunnies in the world. You are welcome to b ....


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10/31/2014
TREATS AND TRICKS, A FLICK & (FREE) FAMILY PIX

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena 91103 626.564.1066 - free - Dress up the little ones and trot them over to One Colorado for some store-to-store Trick-or-Treating. And once the candy bag runneth over, pose for a family portrait with our photographer extraordin ....

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10/31/2014
MAD MONSTER PARTY? (1967) SCREENING!

41 Hugus Alley 626.564.1066 - free - This classic 1967 Rankin/Bass romp is a fantastic flashback to stop animation before Burton was all the rage. Mad Monster Party takes place on Dr. Frankenstein’s Island of Evil, where he’s corralle ....

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11/02/2014
ROSE HILLS MEMORIAL PARK 5TH ANNUAL DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CULTURAL FESTIVAL

3888 Workman Mill Road, Whittier, 90601 (562) 696-8196 - Free - Rose Hills Memorial Park celebrates the 5th Annual Dia de los Muertos Cultural Festival. The festival will feature an art exhibit showcasing the talents of local various artists, an outdoor marketpla ....

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11/02/2014
FREE PUBLIC FORUM- DEPORTATION CRISIS: U.S.-LEGISLATED HUMAN TRAFFICKING & IMMIGRATION DETENTION

301 N Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, California 91103 7604868753 - FREE - Neighborhood Unitarian Universalist Church in Pasadena will host a free public forum on immigration detention, deplorable conditions and the pervasive use of solitary confinement. Speakers at the for ....

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10/22/2014 to 11/03/2014
MISSA BREVIS IN F MAJOR BY MOZART

808 foothill Blvd., L Canada, CA 91011 310-963-1480 - Free - This Mozart Missa Brevis is a beautiful earlier work! It will be presented by choir, soloists, and instrumentalists under the direction of Connie Grisham. This is free admission and donations for ins ....

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11/03/2014
HELPING HANDS FOR HAND-HELD DEVICES

1890 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA 91108 626-300-0777 - free - Monday, November 3, 6:00 p.m. or
Saturday, November 8, 2:00 pm Electronically savvy students from San Marino High School will be available on Monday night, November 3 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again ....


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10/10/2014 to 11/05/2014
THE BRAVE ONES // GROUP ART EXHIBITION

121 E. Union Ave., Pasadena Ca 91103 626-795-1895 - Free - ....

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11/05/2014
AUTHOR SUSAN ROSVALL: SILENCE IS BROKEN

1890 Huntington Drive, San Marino, CA 91108 626-300-0777 - free - The Friends of Crowell Public Library’s Meet the Authors series continues with Susan Rosvall, whose first novel, Silence is Broken, is about a naīve young private on a howitzer crew at Phu Loi base ....

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11/05/2014
AUTHOR & INTERNATIONAL YOGI TOMMY ROSEN COMES TO PASADENA RECOVERY CENTER

1811 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103 6022626225 - Free - Tommy Rosen is a yoga teacher, addiction recovery expert and author of “Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your life.” Tommy has spent the last two years immersed in yoga, recovery and ....

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DETAILS 09/26/2014 to 11/08/2014
4000 MILES

87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024 626-355-4318 - : $25. Seniors (65+), $22. Youth (16-22), $15. Not recommended for children under 16 because of adult themes and situations. - The 4000 miles of the title refers to the distance between Seattle and New York Leo, in his early twenties, has traveled that distance on his bicycle and intends to make a very brief stop at the West ....

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11/08/2014
SECOND SATURDAY SERIES - KEMP SMEAL

610 E. California Ave., Glendale, CA 91206 818-244-7241 - freewill donations accepted - The Second Saturday Series proudly presents organist, Kemp Smeal, on November 8, 2014 at 4 p.m.  Kemp is currently the organist and pianist in residence for the La Caņada Presbyterian Church and Glen ....

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11/09/2014
CAESURA YOUTH ORCHESTRA BENEFIT CONCERT

610 E. California Ave., Glendale, CA 91206 - Tickets range from $15. - $250. VIP - On Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 7 PM, The LaSierra University Orchestra will present Dvorak's Symphony 9 "New World" to benefit the launch of the new Caesura Youth Orchestra. Directed by Dean Anderson ....

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11/09/2014
IN CELEBRATION OF VROOM: THE ART OF THE MOTORCYCLE, AN AFTERNOON WITH DAVE EKINS

1712 South Glendale Avenue, Glendale, CA 91205 - free - FOREST LAWN MUSEUM
PRESENTS In Celebration of Vroom: The Art of the Motorcycle
An Afternoon with Dave Ekins and the Reissuing of the 1956 book: “How To Ride and Win”
Panel Discussion with Motorcyc ....


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