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Saturday, April 19

Black and White

Lineage Performing Arts Center

89 S. Fair Oaks, Pasadena, CA 91105

7:00pm to 9:00pm

Events for a Purpose presents Black and White, an avant garde night to engage with the community in a creative and modern way through the power of the arts. The fusion of local artists, businesses, and featured charities will provide a platform for looking at social change in a new light beyond just black and white. The power of the dark and the light will be woven into the evening's festivities from the food and drink to the decor and entertainment as guests will learn not only about the challenges that these nonprofits face every day, but also the impact they make on people's lives with the help and support of community members like you!

The event will benefit three Pasadena nonprofits including:

Journey House: Assists emancipated foster youth. Learn more: http://www.journeyhouseyouth.org/

Rose City Coffee: Transforms the lives of homeless and transitional youth by providing world-class barista training. Learn more: http://www.rosecitycoffee.org/

Lineage Performing Arts Center: Offers free dance classes to individuals with chronic illnesses. Learn more: http://lineagedance.org/center/outreach-classes/

Event Highlights:

Passed hors d'oeuvres!
Signature Drinks!
Four modern dance performances by local Pasadena Dancers
Live art demonstration by Jessie Castillo (http://www.flickr.com/photos/kastleart/)

The Local Artisans will be DJing

Gifts by Papabubble Los Angeles

Dress Code: Semi formal, black and white only!!

Tickets: $25
Efapusa.org; along with ticket, everyone will receive one free red drink ticket!

"The power of the arts is indeed the most immediate and fastest way" to social, political and economic reform." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avant-garde

Special thanks to our sponsors: Jessie Castillo, PapabubbleLA, The Local Artisans, and Wingman Standard Wingman Standard Vodka

Parking in Fairoaks Ave garage; first 90 min. free!

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E.G. Vallianatos discusses and signs Poison Spring

Vroman's Bookstore

695 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101

7:00pm

For twenty-five years E.G. Vallianatos saw the EPA from the inside, with rising dismay over how pressure from politicians and threats from huge corporations were turning it from the public's watchdog into a "polluter's protection agency." Based on his own experience, the testimony of colleagues, and hundreds of documents collected  from inside the EPA, Poison Spring reveals how the agency has continually reinforced the chemical-industrial complex.  Vallianatos gives us a bleak insight to the organization that was set up to protect our environment, but has recently been failing in its mission.

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BRIDE OF CHUCKY screening

MGN Five Star Cinema

128 N. Maryland Avnue, Glendale, 91206

8:00pm to 10:00pm

SCREAMFEST & MGN FIVE STAR CINEMA presents FEARS & BEERS with a special screening of Bride of Chucky with special guest Don Mancini, Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif & Alexis Arquette, held at the sleek MGN Five Star Cinema in Glendale on April 24, 2014 at 8PM.

The price includes admission to the film and two beers! The MGN Five Star Cinema has a restaurant, bar and lounge along with the theater. Come relax in comfy theater chairs that fully recline and play the Bride of Chucky drinking game with us. A Q & A Moderated by Fred Topel of CRAVEONLINE with Don Mancini, Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif & Alexis Arquette will follow the screening.

Must be 21 and over to attend.

Tickets- www.screamfestla.com

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