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An Evening Among the Roses Event at Huntington Library Celebrated Area’s LGBTQ Community

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino hosted An Evening Among the Roses, A Celebration of the LGBTQ Community, on Friday, June 8, in the Library’s celebrated Rose Garden. The event featured an opportunity to view rarely displayed Lewis Carroll materials from The Huntington’s archives, including both first editions of Alice in Wonderland and a special performance by the Gay Men’s…

Pasadena Art Alliance Honors Pasadena Educational Foundation With Impact Award

The Pasadena Art Alliance, a storied support group for Southern California arts and artists, honored the Pasadena Educational Foundation on Thursday, June 7 with the Impact Award for its My Masterpieces K-12 art program. The…

Foothill Unity Center Opens New Headquarters Facility “Down the Street,” in Monrovia

Members of the Foothill Unity Center staff and board surround Center Executive Director Betty McWilliams (center, blue shirt), longtime Center supporter Betty Sandford, Board of Directors President Mary Ann Lutz and Director Emeritus Joan Whitenack…

Pasadena Chapter of the Armenian National Committee of America Welcomes Vanadzor Delegation

  On Thursday, May 10th, the Armenian National Committee of America – Pasadena Chapter hosted a dinner event at Hovhannes and Hripsime Jivalagian Youth Center in honor of City of Pasadena’s Vanadzor Sister City Delegation,…

Mayfield Junior School’s Parent Association Board Celebrates Tradition, Gathers for Annual Luncheon

Past, present and future members of Mayfield Junior School’s Parent Association gathered at the Valley Hunt Club for an annual luncheon. Current Parent Association president Teresa Dlibeck shared her reflections on a successful year, recognized…

Women’s Committee of the Pasadena Symphony Meet for Spring Luncheon

The members of the Women’s Committee of the Pasadena Symphony Association met on Friday, May 11, at a private club in Pasadena for their annual…

TEDxPasadena Gets Ready to ‘Transform’ at 2018 Event

TEDxPasadena has unveiled the theme for its September 22 event, “Transform,” at the Huntington Library, Art Collection, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino. TEDxPasadena is…

The Langham Huntington, Pasadena Launches Heritage with Heart Event Series

The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Southern California’s iconic landmark hotel, recently launched Heritage with Heart, a series of events with local ties to the community. The…

Mentoring & Partnership for Youth Development Hosts Successful Fundraiser

  On Saturday, April 14, Mentoring & Partnership for Youth Development (MPYD) hosted its 10th Annual Fundraiser at Brookside Clubhouse in Pasadena.   Every year,…

Sierra Madre Public Library Wine and Cuisine Tasting

Past President Janet Emery and Event Chair Leslie Ziff     The 48th Sierra Madre Public Library Wine and Cuisine Tasting Benefit, a major fund-raising event, was attended by nearly 400 people. This annual event, sponsored by the Friends of the Sierra Madre Public Library, was held on February 16th at Alverno’s historic Villa del Sol d’Oro in Sierra Madre.   Seventeen restaurants and 26 wineries participated by offering creative food, wine and desserts. Flower arrangements were donated by local florists: Ixora Floral Studios, Jacob Maarse, Leonora Moss, and Nobbe’s Florist. Arcadia Party Rentals sponsored all the heaters for the…

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