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Sunday, February 7

C.A.V.E. Gallery presents: Ralph Ziman "Bones"

C.A.V.E. Gallery

1108 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA, 90291

6:30pm

C.A.V.E. Gallery is pleased to present Bones, a new solo exhibition by South African artist, photographer and filmmaker, Ralph Ziman. In Ziman’s second solo exhibition with the gallery, Bones will feature a series of photographs and sculptures that directly respond to the current state of trophy hunting in South Africa and the resultant commercial exchange that occurs between South Africa and America.

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Monday, February 8

Loyola Marymount University Events »Event Details Naomi Klein Lecture and Reception

Loyola Marymount University

1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045

4:30pm to 7:30pm

Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist and author of the international bestsellers, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate (2014), The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (2007) and No Logo (2000). Her books have been translated into over 30 languages. In 2004, Naomi Klein wrote The Take, a feature documentary about Argentina’s occupied factories co-produced with director Avi Lewis. Naomi Klein is a columnist for The Nation magazine and the Guardian and a contributing editor at Harper’s magazine. She is a Puffin Foundation Writing Fellow at The Nation Institute and sits on the board of directors for 350.org, the global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis.

In 2015, Klein was invited by Pope Francis speak at the high-level Conference “People and planet first: the imperative to change course” (Rome, Augustinianum, 2-3 July) organised by the Pontifical Council “Justice and Peace” and CIDSE, an international network of Catholic non-governmental development organizations.

The event will take place in the Life Science Auditorium (LSB 120).

RSVP: http://academics.lmu.edu/acti/newsevents/spring16serieslaudatosiclimatec...

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Tuesday, February 9

Ikebana Floral Design

South Coast Botanic Garden

26300 Crenshaw Blvd, Palos Verdes Peninsula, 90274

12:30pm to 2:30pm

"Yumiko Kikkawa teaches the mechanics of manipulation and the observation of materials for their best usage in gaining an oriental view on floral arrangement.
Students need to bring a 10″ shallow container, clippers and a frog (needle holder).
For supply questions, please call Yumiko at (626) 818-3573."

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Wednesday, February 10

Aquarium of the Pacific

Aquarium of the Pacific

100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802

9:00am

The Aquarium of the Pacific (formerly the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific) is an aquarium on a 5-acre site on Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach, California, United States. It is situated across the water from the Long Beach Convention Center, Shoreline Village, and the Queen Mary Hotel and Attraction. Its mission is to instill a sense of wonder, respect, and stewardship for the Pacific Ocean, its inhabitants, and ecosystems. 

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Thursday, February 11

Sun and Sail Club at The Federal Underground

Federal Underground

102 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, 90802

7:30pm

Knitting Factory Entertainment is pleased to present Sun and Sail Club at The Federal Underground in Long Beach. Sun and Sail Club is a fused metal, punk and stoner rock supergroup. Consisting of guitarist and vocalist Bob Balch (formerly of Fu Manchu), drummer Scott Reeder (Fu Manchu), guitarist Tony Adolescent and bassist Scott Thomas Reeder (Kyuss, Fireball Ministry), this band consistently delivers an arsenal of energetic and hard-hitting songs. Sun and Sail Club combines the elements of aggressive rock genres to produce an entirely organic and unadulterated sound. Metal Sucks describes the band as “a whirlwind of progressive stoner rock that turned everything you thought

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Friday, February 12

Saturday, February 13

Tai Chi in the Garden

South Coast Botanic Garden

26300 Crenshaw Blvd, Palos Verdes Peninsula, 90274

8:00am to 9:00am

Let’s come together, release tension, increase balance and feel completely relaxed with Tai Chi in the Enchanting Garden. Tai Chi is a graceful series of ancient Chinese meditative movements that help maintain physical health, well-being and spiritual essence. Anyone can learn Tai Chi – any age, all levels of fitness. Come join us in this beautiful practice, and let’s celebrate your health!

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