620 W. McCarthy Way, Los Angeles, 90089
12:00pm to 2:00pm
Each year, President C. L. Max Nikias creates a summer reading list featuring several books that he believes every USC student should read. This year, President Nikias highlighted The Man Who Saved th...
500 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Forging Partnerships, Building Relationships
Enjoy a professional mixer with wine and appetizers from 6-7pm with a panel to follow moderated by Debra Langford, CEO of the Langford Company.
Panelists include Barbara Bouza, Managing Direct and Principal at Gensler and Renee Fraser, Founder and CEO of Fraser Communications.
The Corporate Council provides Dress for Success Worldwide-West with a sustainable base of financial support, access to passionate and skilled volunteers, opportunities to increase visibility of the organization in Los Angeles and potential employment opportunities for Dress for Success clients.
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6200 E. Atherton St., Long Beach, CA 90815
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Award-winning choreographer David Roussève and filmmaker Cari Ann Shim Sham will discuss dance and technology, screening a short film they created together in Indonesia called Two Seconds After Laughter, and highlighting the technology involved in Stardust, their collaboration being presented at the Carpenter Center on September 27.
101 Marilla Ave., Avalon, CA
(THROUGH SEPT. 28) The annual Catalina Film Festival takes over famed Catalina Island September 24-28, 2014. William H. Macy, Andy Garcia, Roman Coppola, and Jason Ritter are slated for honors, with many more to be announced! Plus Wes Craven will select the first-ever winner of THE CRAVEN AWARD for excellence in horror filmmaking. Clear blue water and coastal breezes provide the perfect backdrop for unparalleled premieres, yacht and mansion parties, industry networking, and discovering everything that the island has to offer, just 26 miles off the coast of Los Angeles. BUY PASSES NOW at www.catalinafilm.org.
Catalina Film Fest highlights 75 feature and short-length domestic and international films, nightly parties, exclusive events, and awards. Recent attendees include Sharon Stone, Kate Bosworth, Jon Favreau, Patricia Arquette, Casey Wilson, Stan Lee and more. The Festival benefits the Catalina Island Conservancy. Sponsors Include Mercedes Benz, Horseshoe Bend Vineyards and more.
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1030 S. Alvarado St., Los Angeles, CA
Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with a special storytime featuring stories, music, and crafts reflecting the rich cultures of Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Families and children of all ages (with caretaker supervision) are invited.