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EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
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Pasadena Events Calendar
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08/23/2018
SINGER-SONGWRITER PETER HARPER LIVE AT NOOR

300 East Colorado Blvd, Suite 200, Pasadena, 91101 6267934518 - $8 - Announcing talented acoustic singer-songwriter Peter Harper's residency at NOOR, performing one Thursday a month until December 2018 with special guests! Peter Harper is a renowned folk singer-songwr ....

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08/23/2018
COURTYARD CONCERT WITH KOREY DANE

41 Hugus Alley 6265641066 - free - Thursday & Saturday Night Music presents – Korey Dane
Free courtyard concerts + One Colorado restaurant pop-up bars All shows start at 7p One Colorado’s bringing summer music back to the courtyard ....


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08/09/2018 to 08/25/2018
COURTYARD CONCERTS - THURSDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT MUSIC IN AUGUST

41 Hugus Alley 6265641066 - free - Thursday and Saturday Night Music, free concerts at 7p
+ One Colorado restaurant pop-up bars One Colorado’s bringing summer music back to the courtyard this August with our Thursday and Saturday Nig ....


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08/25/2018
COURTYARD CONCERT WITH THE LIONS

41 Hugus Alley 6265641066 - free - Thursday & Saturday Night Music presents – The Lions
Free courtyard concerts + One Colorado restaurant pop-up bars All shows start at 7p One Colorado’s bringing summer music back to the courtyard ....


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08/25/2018 to 08/26/2018
BRICK FEST LIVE

300 East Green Street Pasadena, CA 91101 - 0-$27 - LEGO lovers reoice! The largest fan-created LEGO event in North America is coming to Pasadena. Brick Fest Live! runs Saturday, August 25 and Sunday, August 26 at the Pasadena Convention Center 300 E. ....

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08/29/2018
626 TECH MIXER

45 S. Arroyo Pkwy 6267141424 - 10 - End your summer with great conversations among one of the most innovative communities in the 626, here in Pasadena! From Flippy, the burger-flipping robot, to astronomical discoveries made at NASA JP ....

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08/01/2018 to 08/31/2018
INTERACTIVE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM

480 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena 91103 626-449-9144 - $14 - Kidspace Children's Museum is an interactive museum designed for children ages 1-10. Through indoor and outdoor activities, children can explore at their own speed. Water, mud, and sand are elements ....

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09/02/2018 to 09/03/2018
POP-UP PROGRAM: BUBBLE PARTY

480 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena 91103 626-449-9144 - $14 - It's a POP-up Party! Time to get down and boogie in a bunch of bubbles. Kidspace will be dancing the day away in the Physics Forest, playing games for the whole family, and experimenting with giant b ....

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09/08/2018 to 09/09/2018
RUBBER DUCKY RACES

480 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena 91103 626-449-9144 - $14 - Join Kidspace for its wackiest and quackiest event of the year at our annual Rubber Ducky Races, where you can decorate and race rubber ducks down the Interpretive Arroyo stream! Race your duck, chee ....

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09/09/2018
FREE SECOND SUNDAYS @ PAM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Join the USC PAM Pakistan Arts Council for a free day learning about and celebrating the arts and culture of Pakistan. Hear from the artists and authors about their work, enjoy art activities, story ....

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09/09/2018
EARLY LEARNER BABY & ME CLASSES

480 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena 91103 626-449-9144 - $150-$225 - Register online at kidspacemuseum.org. Music, Motion, & Math Sundays, September 9-October 14, 1:30-3:00pm Music, Motion, & Math introduces your child to patterns, measurement, shapes, and numbers. Yo ....

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09/15/2018
CONVERSATION @ PAM: RELIGIOUS TEXTILES OF SOUTHEAST ASIA

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free with admission - Curator Rebecca Hall will speak about the Ceremonies and Celebrations textile exhibition, focusing on the history of Buddhist textiles from Southeast Asia. In collaboration with Textile Museum Associ ....

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09/16/2018
PERFORMANCE ON THE FROG: TONGVA FAMILY DANCERS

480 North Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena 91103 626-449-9144 - $14 - Experience Southern California’s indigenous Coastal Maritime culture with songs, dance and storytelling by the Tongva Family Dancers. The group, of Tongva and Kumeyaay decent, will share dance and m ....

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09/16/2018
PMCA: EXPLORING CALIFORNIA

490 East Union Street - free! - Join PMCA, Red Hen Press, and notable African American writers for a reading of contemporary poetry and prose in conjunction with Grafton Tyler Brown: Exploring California. Join us afterwards for a r ....

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09/20/2018
HARVEST MOON FESTIVAL/THIRD THURSDAYS IN THE PLAYHOUSE DISTRICT

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - USC Pacific Asia Museum welcomes visitors for the last Third Thursday of the summer. Along with Third Thursday, join us for the Harvest Moon Festival! Enjoy a Chinese cultural dance and musical perfo ....

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09/21/2018
FLINTRIDGE BOOKS: AN EVENING OF LITERATURE & FICTION

1010 Foothill Blvd - free! - Featuring three distinct fiction writers Bradley Bazzle, Bryan Hurt, and Mia Alvar, join Red Hen and Flintridge Books on September 21st to hear excerpts from their latest books! FREE ADMISSION. ....

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07/01/2018 to 09/23/2018
MARTA CHAFFEE: THE PLACES WE’VE LIVED

145 North Raymond Avenue 626-792-5101 - Free - Marta Chaffee’s practice draws from California landscapes and the implied freedom of the American west. This exhibition, organized by her daughter Aandrea Stang, showcases paintings and drawings tha ....

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07/01/2018 to 09/23/2018
AKUNNITTINNI: A KINNGAIT FAMILY PORTRAIT

145 North Raymond Avenue 626-792-5101 - Free - This exhibition chronicles three generations of Inuit artists—Pitseolak Ashoona (1904-1983), her daughter Napachie Pootoogook (1938-2002), and granddaughter Annie Pootoogook (1969-2016). The prints ....

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09/23/2018
MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL

1401 South Oak Knoll Avenue 626-585-6259 - $38 - $88 - Join us for a spectacular Mid-Autumn Festival, the third event in our Heritage with Heart series! This night market-style dining celebration will include family-friendly interactive food stations lik ....

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09/29/2018
WORKSHOP @ PAM: SHIBORI

46 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, 91101 6264492742 - $15 - Shibori is the Japanese term for techniques using controlled dye to create beautiful designs. Take control and create your own patterns as you learn the basics of this historic process during a Shibo ....

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10/04/2018
CONVERSATION @ PAM: FOODS OF THE SILK ROAD

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $15 - Everyone knows the story of the famous silk trade route, but what about the culinary trade? Join experts Feride Buyuran (AZ Cookbook) and Ker Zhu (Mason's Dumplings) to learn and taste from different ....

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10/14/2018
FREE SECOND SUNDAYS @ PAM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Artist Yan Zhang will demonstrate the unique Li brocade weaving style and audience members will have an opportunity to try as well. At 3 PM join us for a Film @ PAM: Oriental Silk. Filmmaker Xiaowen ....

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10/20/2018
MOZART REQUIEM

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Tender melodies, powerful choruses, exquisite arias -- Mozart's hauntingly beautiful “Requiem” gets the Pasadena Symphony's 2018-19 season off to a grand start. Performances at 2pm and 8pm. ....

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10/21/2018
PET TECH CPR & FIRST AID TRAINING

320 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena 91101 3237440210 - $75/person includes materials, certificate and more - Love & protect your pets - comprehensive, hands-on workshop According to the American Animal Hospital Association – 92% of dogs and cats will experience and emergency in their lifetimes
60% of anima ....


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10/25/2018
WORKSHOP @ PAM: SASHIKO EMBROIDERY

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $15 - Originating in northern rural Japan, Sashiko is a form of folk textile art. In this workshop, participants will learn this method of stitching to create a final design of their own or a traditional p ....

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11/01/2018
CONVERSATION @ PAM: CULTURAL APPRECIATION OR APPROPRIATION?

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - All art including fashion has a history of acquiring influences from various cultures, but where is the line between cultural appreciation or cultural misappropriation? Panelists Viet Than Nguyen, Jo ....

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11/11/2018
PERFORMANCE @ PAM: THE KING'S LANGUAGE

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - $10 - In a blend of contemporary and folk theater, The King's Language whimsically retells a historical milestone of a nation's identity through dialogue, song, and movement. This Korean musical performed ....

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11/17/2018
BERNSTEIN & COPLAND

131 South St. John Ave 6267937172 - Tickets start at $35 - Celebrate Bernstein’s centennial with hits from On the Town to West Side Story plus the best from his friends and contemporaries with Copland, Barber and more. Sphinx laureate Melissa White shines o ....

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12/06/2018
EDUCATOR NIGHT @ PAM: CEREMONIES AND CELEBRATIONS

46 N. Los Robles Avenue 6264492742 - Free - Educators will explore the exhibition Ceremonies and Celebrations and participate in a hands-on art lesson they can replicate in the classroom. The evening will include a guided tour, artist led work ....

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