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Rare, Low-Cost Chrysanthemum, Other Plants Available at the Arboretum

More than 150 varieties of rare and low-cost rooted chrysanthemum cuttings and other plants will be for sale at the Arboretum botanical garden during the Descanso Chrysanthemum Society’s Plant Sale this weekend, April 19-20. The available plants include 13 classes of mums that can be grown as disbuds, sprays and Fukusuke, as well as cascades, bonsai, trees and bushes. Descanso will also sell perennial and…

Artist Uses Vintage Books, Old Piano Rolls as Materials for Installations

Artist Susan Sironi turned vintage books into intricate 3-D collages for her intriguing and thought-provoking installations that are being featured at Offramp Gallery till Sunday, April 20. “Forget Me Not,” Sironi’s third solo exhibition, showcases…

Kidspace to Celebrate its 18th Annual Grand Butterfly Release

Kidspace celebrates the life cycle of the butterfly during its 18th Annual Grand Butterfly Release, on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4. This long-standing tradition at the Museum will give Kidspace guests the opportunity…

Helping Hands for Hand-Held Devices

Electronically savvy students from San Marino High School will be available on Monday night, May 12th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Crowell Public Library’s Thornton Room to help people figure out how to use…

Actor Mike Farrell Stars in Caltech’s One-Person Play on Global Warming

Theater Arts Caltech will combine science and arts as it stages “Dr. Keeling’s Curve,” a play about one man who came to discover the impact of carbon dioxide on Earth’s health and well-being. Actor and…

Saturday, April 19

Descanso Celebrates Earth Day with a Week of Activities

It has been an annual tradition at Descanso Gardens to celebrate Earth Day, but this time they will be holding it week-long jam-packed with activities…

Saturday, April 19

Hundreds of Eggs Waiting to be Found at Kidspace Museum

Kidspace Children’s Museum will give its visitors aged 12 years and below 30 minutes to explore its gardens where hundreds of candy-filled eggs are waiting…

Saturday, April 19

Learn How Bugs Are Great Builders at Kidspace’s Workshop

Kidspace Children’s Museum will explore on Saturday, April 19, how tiny bugs are considered great architects that are able to create massive structures. Kidspace’s Bug…

Saturday, April 19

“Borrow and Return” Seeds at City’s First Seed Library

Planting different kinds of crops will now get easier as Pasadena Public Library opens the city’s first Seed Library where people can “borrow” heirloom and…

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Junior League of Pasadena Holds Roundtable Luncheon for Its Community Advisory Board

L to R: Carmelita Bouie Marketing Director, JLP; Sarah Hilbert Volunteer Program Coordinator, Mothers’ Club; Michael Shanklin CEO, KidSpace Children’s Museum; Hector LaFarga Executive Director, Mothers’ Club; Kristen Todd President-elect, JLP; Lilit Grigoryan Program Development and Support Committee, JLP; Kristen Schwarz President, JLP; Mary Donnelly Crocker Executive Director, Young & Healthy; Karl Swaidan Managing Partner, Hahn & Hahn; Charlene Liebau Past President, JLP; Bill Bogaard Mayor, City of Pasadena; Scott Ward Executive Director, The Armory Center for the Arts; Talin Mangioglu CA State Senator for Carol Liu. Photo by JLP On March 26, 2014 the Junior League of Pasadena, Inc.…

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