425 South Palos Verdes Street, San Pedro, CA
Come celebrate during CMA's Earth Day Fair and Coastal Bird Fest! Join us for an exciting day of activities as we celebrate caring for our Earth. The day begins with a cleanup of Cabrillo Beach. Then head over to the Aquarium to interact with local agencies and environmental groups, dive into arts and crafts and hatch grunion eggs! Learn about our coastal environment and take part in our Salt Marsh open house, habitat walks, coastal bird walks and bird lectures from experts in the field. Explore the many ways you can make a difference in protecting this fragile place we call Earth. CMA Earth Day poster and photo contest award winners will also be announced.
8 - 10am Beach Cleanup: Meet at Outer Cabrillo Beach
10am - 3pm EARTH DAY FAIR: CMA Courtyard
12pm – 2pm Salt Marsh Open House
20700 Avalon Blvd., Carson, CA 90746
12:00pm to 3:00pm
Cool Kids & Teens Save: You are invited to come join us as we celebrate Financial Literacy Month! It's never too early or too late to learn good money habits. It is important that we teach our kids and teens how to spend, save, and donate wisely. This event is open to all kids, teens, parents, and educators! April 18, 2015 is approaching quickly so be sure to save the date! Family fun entertainment, giveaways, as well as raffle items will be included! Do not miss out on this great opportunity!! The first 100 registered kids and teens to check in will receive a FREE COOL Piggy Bank! So be sure to REGISTER on our website. Click the link to be directed to our RSVP section: http://www.southbaypavilion.com/event/2145452497. Hope to see you there!!
16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance, 90506
El Camino College’s Center for the Arts will host the Night of Resident Artists at 8:00 p.m. April 18 in the Marsee Auditorium.
The talent of faculty members Hiroshi Hamanishi, Jaime Hammond (Pony Box Dance Theatre), Michelle Funderburk and Jennifer LaCuran is usually seen through their dancers who grace the stage in many El Camino College dance productions, but for one night only some of the faculty takes center stage in displaying their own artistic innovations.
El Camino College dance professor Daniel Berney will be the Master of Ceremonies for the performance and transition audiences through what is sure to be a night to remember.
Guest dancers will also join forces with faculty performers to bring choreography to life on stage.
Faculty will illustrate creativity in all styles through impactful pieces like Guitar and Taps, Thouroughfare, Rise, Edge and many more.
Tickets to the Night of Resident Artists are $15 and may be purchased at www.centerforthearts.org, by phone at 310-329-5345 or toll-free at 800-832-ARTS. The Ticket Office is open Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Campus Parking is $3. The Marsee Auditorium is located at 16007 Crenshaw Boulevard, Torrance.
30 Pier Avenue, 30 Pier Avenue, 0
11:00am to 3:00pm
Enjoy "Jazz Brunch" at the Lighthouse Cafe with a showcase of music by highly-acclaimed composer Alan Chan. His 17-piece big band “is bringing a set of sounds that haven’t been heard before in an L.A. big band” (Rick Baptist) and “with utterly unique tonal personality.” (Kirk Silsbee) ACJO's debut Shrimp Tale album was named one of the best CDs in 2014 by the Jazz Critique Magazine in Japan!
WOODWINDS: Kevin Garren, Alex Budman, Jimmy Emerzian, Vincent Trombetta Jr., Ken Fisher
TRUMPETS: Rob Schaer, Jon Bradley, James Blackwell, Michael Stever
TROMBONES: Alan Kaplan, Alex Iles, Ryan Dragon, Steve Hughes
RHYTHM: Jamey Tate - drums, David Hughes - bass, Andrew Synowiec - guitar, Andy Langham - keys