1815 Hawthorne Blvd., Redondo Beach, 90278
10:30am to 12:30pm
Put on those Halloween costumes and join South Bay Galleria Kid’s Club for a haunted Halloween puppet show on Wednesday, October 29 at 10:30 a.m.
This free, spooky show is filled with Halloween fun and sure to capture the imaginations of little ghouls and goblins of all ages.
It’s easy for parents to sign their kids up by visiting Kid's Club at the South Bay Galleria website.
This exclusive club provides youngsters with fun and educational entertainment, puppet shows and magicians, special discounts, and raffle prizes.
South Bay Galleria is located at 1815 Hawthorne Boulevard in the heart of the South Bay. Information is available by calling (310) 371-7546 or visiting South Bay Galleria.
10899 Wilshire Blvd, CA 90024, CA 0
Lunchtime Art Talks take place every Wednesday at 12:30pm. The Hammer's curatorial department leads free and insightful 15-minute discussions about works of art currently on view or from museum collections. This talk will be led by Leslie Cozzi, curatorial associate.
With its spectacular Zeiss star projector, laser digital projection system, state-of-the-art aluminum dome, comfy seats, sound system, and theatrical lighting, the Samuel Oschin Planetarium Theater is the finest planetarium in the world. It’s also right in our backyard. And every day Wednesday-Friday, you can take advantage of the less crowded weekdays to take kiddos to a show. There are 4 rotating shows, and kiddos under 5 are only allowed in the first show daily (weekdays, that’s at 12:45 pm).
1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge, 91011
This is an amazing new all-ages night-time Halloween extravaganza, that will light up Descanso Gardens this year! More than 5,000 hand-carved jack o’lanterns created by professional artists and sculptors are arranged in artful displays throughout a 1/3-mile scenic trail within the Rose Garden. The entire family-friendly 45-minute stroll through the grounds. The path is stroller and wheelchair accessible. It’s not scary, like a haunted house, so it’s appropriate for all ages (unless your kids are afraid of the dark – that’s he only scary thing here!).
Advance ticket purchase required, and tickets are for timed entry.
8009 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
6:00pm to 10:00pm
Cooks County will be hosting a dinner and book signing with former Chez Panisse chef Jean Pierre Moullé and his wife Denisse to celebrate the recent publication of their cookbook “French Roots: two cooks, two countries & the beautiful food along the way,” on Wednesday, October 29th, 2014.
With a menu inspired by the book:
Butternut squash soup with toasted sesame seeds 9
Steak tartare 14
Salt cod brandade 13
Cauliflower salad with eggs and anchovies 13
Warm oysters in their shells with leeks & champagne butter 14
Stuffed pork loin with prunes and roasted apples 25
Grilled duck breast with black currants & cassis 26
Grapevine-grilled rib-eye 35
Leg of veal with porcini mushrooms 35
Trout Meunière 23
Peyrault hazelnut cake
Chocolate pot de crème
Special Prix Fixe Menu:
Stuffed pork loin with prunes and roasted apples
Jean-Pierre & Denise will be on hand to sign all books purchased with personalized inscriptions!
Jean-Pierre Moulle was the executive chef at Chez Panise, where he began his tenure in 1975. Denise Moulle comes from the Bordeaux wine-making empire of the Lurton family. She worked as a wine distributor in California for many years before starting Two Bordelais in 1987, which offers guided tours through France.
Reservations recommended! Space is limited!