695 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101
Oliver Flynn discusses and signs Jitterbug Lift
Set in 1948 against the historic Berlin Airlift, WWII bomber ace Chance Mitchell flies desperately needed supplies into the bombed-out, ravaged city of former enemies to find his missing copilot—hunted by a ruthless Soviet officer, and obsessed with a mysterious woman whose own mission could hold the means to destroy him.
Karrie Ross discusses and signs Our Ever Changing World: Through the Eyes of Artists
What are You Saving from Extinction?
I like thinking that artists “save” something from being forgotten. I thought this focus would be something everyone can relate to in today’s world of forever changing views, new technology, and global change. I noticed that artists work to bring something that is hidden into light. That their way of seeing our world opens us to new ways of being and thinking. Different perspectives help to bring about change.
The stories the artists share, will take you from Africa, Europe, to California and places in between. You’ll learn about different cultures, new technology, variety of feelings, visionary insights, art process, mediums, personal histories and more. Each page takes you to another place of question and seeing the “what” is important enough for the following artists to share about in the hopes that their “it” will be saved.
8284 MELROSE AVENUE, Los Angeles, CA
5:00pm to 10:00pm
On December 15, 2013, renowned celebrity chef Art Smith (Top Chef Masters, Iron Chef America), recognized for his expertise in southern cuisine, will drop-in to cook with Chef/Co-Owner Tal Ronnen, crafting a four to five course prix-fixe vegan interpretation of classic soul food flavors and dishes.
Guests taking advantage of these Sunday exclusive menus, will be able to savor cocktails from renowned mixologist Jeremy Lake, wine pairing suggestions from the knowledgeable staff, or indulge with a vegan dessert from Executive Pastry Chef Serafina Magnussen.
COST: $80 (plus $30 for wine pairings)
845 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
6:00pm to 8:30pm
This nightly presentation of the nine-day journey of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem is portrayed with singing, entertainment, ballet folklorico and a candlelight procession on Olvera Street. There will also be a festive
100 N. Toluca St., Los Angeles, CA
11:00am to 12:00pm
Have a little one at home? Enjoy a morning of fun exploring nature with a hands-on program for your toddler. For children ages 1-5. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet at the children’s play area. 1 hour.