• All Venues

    Close

Events / Pasadena (60)

Monday, September 29

Story Time!

Vroman's Bookstore

695 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101

7:00pm

Working as an apprentice at a P.I. firm, Juniper Song finds herself nose deep in a Hollywood murder scandal. When a young woman named Daphne calls looking for an eye on her boyfriend, Song takes the case. Daphne is an independently wealthy painter living in New York, and her boyfriend Jamie is a freelance screenwriter in Los Angeles, ghostwriting a vanity project for aging movie star Joe Tilley. Song quickly learns that there's more to this case than a simple tail, and her suspicions are confirmed when Tilley winds up dead in a hotel room. Nonetheless, when Jamie becomes the prime suspect in the movie star's murder, she agrees to help the charismatic couple discover the truth, even as the police build their case against Jamie.  As Song chases leads, she realizes no one - not even herself - is safe from judgment.

Read More

Steph Cha discusses & signs Beware Beware: A Juniper Song Mystery

Vroman's Bookstore

695 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101

7:00pm

Working as an apprentice at a P.I. firm, Juniper Song finds herself nose deep in a Hollywood murder scandal. When a young woman named Daphne calls looking for an eye on her boyfriend, Song takes the case. Daphne is an independently wealthy painter living in New York, and her boyfriend Jamie is a freelance screenwriter in Los Angeles, ghostwriting a vanity project for aging movie star Joe Tilley. Song quickly learns that there's more to this case than a simple tail, and her suspicions are confirmed when Tilley winds up dead in a hotel room. Nonetheless, when Jamie becomes the prime suspect in the movie star's murder, she agrees to help the charismatic couple discover the truth, even as the police build their case against Jamie.  As Song chases leads, she realizes no one - not even herself - is safe from judgment.

Read More

Tuesday, September 30

Wednesday, October 1

music in the chinese garden

Huntington Library

1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, 91108

1:00pm

Has it been a while since you’ve taken the kids to the Huntington Garden?  Fall is the perfect time, when it’s warm enough to let the kids splash in the Children’s Garden (don’t forget the change of clothes – they will get drenched!), yet not too hot to walk around (carrying tired kids, or pushing heavy strollers).  And Wednesday is the perfect day, when there is Traditional Chinese music in the Garden of Flowing Fragrance.  Seriously, don’t you feel more relaxed just saying that?

Read More

Thursday, October 2

Friday, October 3

Lauren Oliver discusses and signs Rooms

Vroman's Bookstore

695 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101

7:00pm

When Richard Walker dies, his estranged family convenes at the dilapidated country house he left behind. However, the Walker family is not alone in the home: Alice and Sandra, the resident ghosts, are forever tied to this home. They share their past experiences and remember the time when they, too, were living, although the human inhabitants cannot hear them. When a new ghost appears, Trenton, Richard Walker's teenage son, begins speaking to her, and earthly and supernatural words collide with unexpected results.

 

Read More

Saturday, October 4

Grist & Toll Fall Class: Elegant Cooking with Whole Grains

Grist & Toll

990 South Arroyo Parkway #1 , Pasadena, CA

10:00am to 3:00pm

Grist & Toll has announced their first class for fall. It's called "Elegant Cooking with Whole Grains" and it's on Saturday, October 4th from 10a-3p. Nan Kohler is featuring Joseph Shuldiner (from the Institute of Domestic Technology). You can find buy tickets via eventbrite here (tuition is $175)

This hands-on "Cook the Book" class will feature whole grain recipes both sweet and savory from Joseph Shuldiner's cookbook: Pure Vegan: 70 Recipes for Beautiful Meals and Clean Living, using grans and freshly milled flour from Grist & Toll. Together they will cook and explore the versatility of heritage wheat and grains, shedding new light on how you can incorporate them into your home cooking repertoire. Class tuition includes take home goodies including a signed copy of Joseph's book and 2 of the featured grains.

Read More

Pages