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Pocket Poem Craft

La Pintoresca Details: Drop by La Pintoresca Branch any time from April 21 - 24, to make your very own pocket for your favorite poem. If you don’t have a favorite one yet, we’ll help you pick one out.  For children under 12. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 21, 2014 – Thursday, April 24, 2014. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Monday, April 21, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Great Literature Discussion Group

Lamanda Park Details: Adults gather weekly to discuss the selected classic. A Pasadena Public Library Book Group. Parking: Parking adjacent to the library Telephone: 626-744-7266. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lamanda Park Branch. Monday, April 21, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Computer Basics in English & Spanish

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Offered in English and Spanish every Monday except holidays. Call 626-744-6510 for more information. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Villa Parke Branch Library. Monday, April 21, 2014, 2:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 21, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Tech Girls Program

General activities and events Details: The TECHGyrls curriculum is designed so girls with limited exposure to technology will see its relevance to their lives and take to it immediately. Our curriculum covers computer basics including Microsoft Office applications like Word, Excel and PowerPoint. We also cover College Preparedness, Resume Building, Business Plan building, MovieMaker, Intro to Photoshop, Mobile Application building, Mock Interviews for summer jobs and internships as well as a certificate upon completion of course. Call (62… Audience: Children. Teens. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Monday, April 21, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Public Safety Committee

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings are the 3rd Monday of each month. For more information: 626-744-7902. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Monday, April 21, 2014, 4:15 PM. Council Chamber S249 Pasadena City Hall 100 N. Garfield Avenue Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Yoga All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Monday, April 21, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

City Council

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Weekly, Mondays, 6:30 PM, closed session 5:30 PM Parking: On street parking in Civic area Contact: City Clerk's Office Telephone: 626-744-4124 Email: cityclerk@cityofpasadena.net. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Monday, April 21, 2014, 6:30 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers - Room 247 100 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Pajama Storytime

Hastings Details: Kids, put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library for bedtime stories that are sure to inspire sweet dreams. Every Monday at 7:00 pm. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 21, 2014, 7:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

San Gabriel Valley Macintosh Users Group

Central Details: Ron Streicher, president 626-449-9353 rstreicher@aol.com. Audience: Adults. Monday, April 21, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.sgvmug.org.

Pasadena Certified Farmers Market

General activities and events Details: Buy directly from the farmer that grows the foodand enjoy fresh, delicious locally grown, nutritious fruits, vegetables and farm products. We also have vendors offering jams, jellies, fish, and more, but we do not permit craft vendors. Held every Tuesday. Parking: Free. Telephone: 626-449-0179. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Certified Farmers Market. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Villa Parke Center 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Infant Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for infants age 0-17 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Toddler Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for toddlers age 18-36 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Hill Avenue Details: Join us for stories, fingerplays, flannelboards, songs and a movie. A craft to make and take home will follow the program. Weekly.  Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:30 AM. Hill Avenue Branch Library 55 S Hill Ave Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Stories, fingerplays, fun and a craft to take home. For preschoolers ages 3-5 years old. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30 - May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Come join us as we read your favorite children books and show scholastic movies. Weekly.  Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:30 AM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.

Toddler Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for toddlers age 18-36 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

SCORE Small Business Counseling

Central Details: Free one-on-one business counseling provided by business professionals to anyone operating a small business or thinking about starting one. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED. Call 626-744-7351 for appointment. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: SCORE, Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Economic Development Office. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Public Library--Central Library Genealogy Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.scorela.org.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Rainbow Loom Workshop

Hastings Details: Create beautiful rubber band bracelets in a variety of styles. If you have a Rainbow Loom, please bring it along; the library will also have a few available for use. We’ll have rubber bands in lots of colors (you can also bring your own). Space is limited. Call (626) 744-7262 for reservations. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 4:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Municipal Services Committee

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Meets the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month. For information call 626-744-4409. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 4:00 PM. Council Conference Room S245/S246, 2nd Floor Pasadena City Hall 100 N. Garfield Avenue Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena RNHA Mixer

Central Details: Michelle Martinez 626-831-6577 www.ca-rnha.org. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Design Commission

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings are on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday, in the Hale Building Hearing Room #120 or the Convention Center Conference Building Room 211/212, depending on availability. Telephone: 626-744-7135. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 6:30 PM. Hale Building Hearing Room #120 175 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Red Hen Press Reading at The Armory

Arts and Culture Details: Red Hen Press invites you to join us at the Armory Center for the Arts, whose mission is to build on the power of art to transform lives and communities through creating, teaching and presenting the arts. This event will feature: Gary Geddes has written and edited more than forty books of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, drama, criticism, translation, and anthologies, and won a dozen national and international literary awards. Rex Wilder’s poems have appeared in publications such as Poetry, The… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Red Hen Press. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 7:00 PM. The Armory Center for the Arts 145 N. Raymond Ave Pasadena CA. For more info visit redhen.org.

Speechcrafters Speech Club

General activities and events Details: Speechcrafters is a local "Toastmasters" speech club where we practice and develop public-speaking skills in a friendly, supportive learning environment. We develop our communication and leadership skills through a guided curriculum. It can really help you gain greater speaking confidence and help you grow both personally and professionally! We meet every 2nd & 4th Tuesday each month from 7:00pm to 9:00PM. Meetings are in a large downstairs auditorium graciously offered by the Calvary Presbyterian Chur… Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Calvary Presbyterian Church Downstairs Auditorium (entrance in back) 1050 Fremont Ave South Pasadena, CA 91030. For more info visit speechcrafters.toastmastersclubs.org.

San Gabriel Valley Storytellers

Hastings Details: A group for storytellers to workshop stories in progress and share resources. Come with a story to share, or just to listen. Audience: Teens. Adults. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Pasadena CA 91107.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Allendale Details: Come and enjoy stories and songs for children up to age 5. Children will listen to stories, watch a short movie and make a craft to take home. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:30 AM. Allendale Branch Library 1130 S Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA 91106-4224. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Preschool Storytime

Santa Catalina Details: Bring your little ones (3-5 yrs) for a morning of stories and songs. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library | Santa Catalina. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Preschool Storytime

Hastings Details: Bring the little ones to the library for a fun-filled time of stories, crafts, and more. For children 3-5 years old. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:45 AM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Preschool Storytime

San Rafael Details: Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and all sorts of fun with your preschoolers. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Adult Computer Classes

General activities and events Details: Come take our free adult computer classes and learn the basics of the entire Microsoft Office Suite, Internet browsing, email, photo editing, resume building techniques with mock job interviews and more. Classes are offered in both English and Spanish, weekly on Wednesday and Friday. Call (626) 296-8434 to register. Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

CANCELED - Lip Reading and Memory Enhancement

Lamanda Park Details: Volunteer, Francine Katz teaches adults to lip read in a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere. All adults are welcome to attend this free program. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lamanda Park Branch. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM.

Films for All Ages

Central Details: Featuring Classic Comedies Wednesdays • 1 p.m. Presented by the Friends of The Pasadena Public Library The film will be cancelled if The Friends of the Library volunteers are unable to show the movie. April 2 • The Thin Man (1934) NR April 9 • The Awful Truth (1937) NR April 16 • The Lady Eve (1941) NR April 23 • The Palm Beach Story (1942) NR April 30 • The More the Merrier (1943) NR. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Art A La Carte

San Rafael Details: Artist, Lorrie Shriner will instruct drawing, watercolors, and collage technique to students with varying abilities. Beginners are particularly welcomed. Audience: Adults. Cost: free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Léeme un cuento

La Pintoresca Details: Lo invitamos a disfrutar de una hora de cuentos en familia donde usted puede echar a volar su imaginación con historias en español, música, manualidades y mucho más. Join us for Spanish Storytime. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: U.S. Institute of Museum & Library Services. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Just for Girls Program

General activities and events Details: Our Just or Girls Program was designed to help girls successfully navigate through and cope with the everyday challenges they face. Our 10 month program offers vital support, mentoring and education in a safe, fun environment for girls ages 9-17. We offer pick ups from school to our facilities, we offer the girls homework help and then we do an activity. If you're interested in getting your child involved in Just for Girls call us at (626) 296-8433. Audience: Children. Teens. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Legislative Policy Committee

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings are the 4th Wednesday of each month. For more information: 626-744-4222. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:30 PM. Fair Oaks Conference Room – S039 Basement Pasadena City Hall 100 N. Garfield Avenue Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Planning Commission

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Meets 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month. Phone: 626-744-7374. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:30 PM. City Hall Council Chambers 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena Toastmasters

Hastings Details: Help the community in general to improve their public speaking and leadership skills. Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena 6 Toastmasters Club. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:45 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Public Library Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. For more info visit pasadena6.toastmastersclubs.org.

Yoga $8 All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. For more information call 626.564.0330. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

Mother-Daughter Book Club

Central Details: Girls and moms, join us to discuss books that inspire compassion, self-esteem, and courage in the face of social pressure, as we explore what it means to be a strong, confident young woman!  Refreshments will be provided.  Please call the Children’s Desk to register: (626) 744-4066 option 4.  Act quickly to get your copy! The February book is Savvy by Ingrid Law. Audience: *All Ages. Children. Teens. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Pasadena Education Network program--CANCELLED

Central Details: Susan Schwartz, Program Director 866-216-7334 www.penfamilies.org info@penfamilies.org. Audience: *All Ages. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Poem in Your Pocket Day

La Pintoresca Details: Pick a poem you love during National Poetry Month, and then carry it with you to share with family and friends. Bring it to La Pintoresca Branch and pick up your very own Poetry “Fortune Cookie” prize.  You can also share your poem selection on Twitter by using the hashtag #pocketpoem. It’s a whole day for you to share a poem you love. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

La Leche League

San Rafael Details: Breastfeeding support group. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Leche League. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91105.

Infant & Toddler Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: It's time for Lamanda Park's infant and toddler storytime! Short stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun for all children up to 36 months. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30 - May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

La Pintoresca Details: Preschool children are welcome to come to this storytelling experience, complete with songs, and a simple craft. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Linda Vista Details: Preschool stories, fingerplay and song for preschool age children. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch Library 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Spanish Conversation Group

San Rafael Details: Want to practice and improve your conversational Spanish? Moderator and Spanish native, Dr. Jose Recio will assist participants in learning and improving their Spanish and provide lots of speaking practice. For all adults of any Spanish speaking level. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Call to Action on Perinatal Depression--CANCELLED

Central Details: No details available. Audience: Adults. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Health Department. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Law Librarian Office Hours

Central Details: The LA Law Library, in partnership with the Pasadena Public Library, will offer free consultation with a LA Law Librarian every Thursday afternoon from 1 – 5 p.m. A specialist in legal research will come to the Library and be on hand to help you find information to answer your legal question or get you started on learning about the law or going to court. LA Law Librarians are not attorneys and cannot provide legal advice such as helping fill out forms or interpreting the law. Starting Decembe… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: LA Law Library, Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Law Room 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.lalawlibrary.org.

Locating Legal Documents

Central Details: In April, this class is meeting on the 4th Thursday. * * * * * Legal research classes meet the 3rd Thursday of each month in 2014. No reservation required. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: LA Law Library, Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Law Room 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.lalawlibrary.org.

Family Fun Film

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For movie showing call 626-744-6510. Presented by the Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Please note the film will be cancelled if the Friends of the Library volunteers are unable to show the movie. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library Film Program. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Eviction Defense Consultation

Central Details: Free one-on-one consultation on your case provided by an Eviction Defense Attorney. Learn what to expect the day of your trial. Assistance is limited to eviction cases filed in the Pasadena courthouse. Call (213) 385-2977 ext. 402 to make an appointment. Services available in Spanish - servicios proporcionados en español. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Public Counsel Law Center, Pasadena Public Library, LA Law Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Genealogy Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.publiccounsel.org.

Make a Chia Pet out of Seeds

Hill Avenue Details: Learn how to create and decorate your own Chia Pet to take home and grow. All materials will be provided. Presented as part of the Pasadena Grows: Community Seed Library education series at Hill Avenue Branch Library. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:30 PM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Family Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Stories, songs, fingerplays, fun and a craft to take home. For children of all ages. Weekly. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Libary 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Teens Write

La Pintoresca Details: Think like a writer … Transform yourself … Talk Back …Talk Forward … Talk Sideways. Why?  Because you matter, and everyone, everyone can write.  Stop by for the workshops, refreshments, and a party at the end to share your written words.  To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

San Rafael Book Discussion

San Rafael Details: Join us for a afternoon of friendly conversation on the fourth Thursday of the month. A Pasadena Public Library Book Group. For more information call 626-744-7270. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

South Pasadena Certified Farmers' Market

General activities and events Details: Fresh produce, flowers, prepared foods. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free Admission. Sponsors: South Pasadena Farmers’ Market. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Meridian and El Centro, South Pasadena. For more info visit southpasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Yoga All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

Roaring 20s Poetry Night

Central Details: Join us for a 20’s themed open mic @ the library.  Themed décor, headbands and bowties will be provided. Costumes are optional. For teens and their families. Teens:  Bring your favorite self-written poems to share under the spotlight.  All readers will be entered in a drawing to win a prize. To sign up, contact Jane Gov at (626) 744-4246 or jgov@cityofpasadena.net. Audience: *All Ages. Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 East Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

GV21: The Wanda Coleman Project: Genius. (period)

Central Details: Join us for a filmed documentary interview with Poet Wanda Coleman, the Unofficial Poet Laureate of Los Angeles. Featuring an interview with filmmaker Bob Bryan. Moderated by Don Kingfisher Campbell. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:45 PM. Central Library/DRW Auditorium 285 East Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Movietown Baby Grows Up

Arts and Culture Details: Movietown Baby Grows Up is a blithe reminiscence of Hollywood in the 30s, 40s, and 50s, and the life of one family as seen through the eyes of the youngest child. It is the story of William A. Seiter, director of 131 films, his wife Marian Nixon, actress in 73 films, how they made their way to fame, and yet lead a normal family life in spite of governesses, glamorous parties, and famous friends. Movietown Baby Grows Up is a vivid scrapbook with pictures interspersed through the rambling adventures of daught… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Crowell Public Library. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Crowell Public Library 1890 Huntington Drive San Marino, CA 91108. For more info visit crowellpubliclibrary.org.

Civil War Round Table

Hastings Details: Each meeting typically includes a guest speaker on a subject related to the American Civil War and that period of history. The April meeting will feature Professor Joan Waugh of UCLA on the subject of "U.S. Grant and the Nature of Surrender During the Civil War.". Audience: Teens. Adults. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Passadena CA 91107. For more info visit www.pasadenacwrt.org.

Purpose Activators - Making Friends and Finding Your Purpose

General activities and events Details: Stewardship and increase happen in community and we are committed to helping one another flourish. You can experience our curriculum in a 15 week program — attend one or attend them all. Sessions will be held March 28 through June 20, no sessions May 2 or May 30. The group sessions are designed for women. We focus on five key areas: Gift Identification  , Dreams/ Mission /Vision/ Plan , Strengthening your Foundation , Networking and Accountability  , Giving Back You must pre-register and… Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: $20.00 per session in advance. Sponsors: Purpose Activators. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM. Burger Continental 535 S Lake Ave Pasadena, CA 91101.

Morning Coffee and Basic English Conversation Class

La Pintoresca Details: Come to the library where experienced English language teacher Maria Snow will guide you. All beginning English speakers are welcome. Call (626) 744-7268 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Adult Computer Classes

General activities and events Details: Come take our free adult computer classes and learn the basics of the entire Microsoft Office Suite, Internet browsing, email, photo editing, resume building techniques with mock job interviews and more. Classes are offered in both English and Spanish, weekly on Wednesday and Friday. Call (626) 296-8434 to register. Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Chocolate Storytime

La Pintoresca Details: Join us for an afternoon of storytelling and village building, featuring stories authored by and/or about African Americans, read by Aysha Randall. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Fun Flick Friday - Walking with Dinosaurs

Arts and Culture Details: In a time when dinosaurs rule the Earth, the smallest of the pack-- a playful Pachyrhinosaurus named Patchi -- embarks on the biggest adventure of his life. (626) 798-0833. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Altadena Library. Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:30 PM. Altadena Main Library 600 E Mariposa St, Altadena, CA 91001. For more info visit www.altadenalibrary.org.

Pasadena 2014 Conference on Aging

General activities and events Details: Receive practical information and resources that will help you plan ahead and get the most out of life. Your registration includes complimentary valet parking, continental breakfast and lunch. For more information contact: Cynthia Rosedale Pasadena Senior Center 626-685-6724 cynthiar@pasadenaseniorcenter.org. Audience: Seniors. Cost: $5.00 and up. Sponsors: Kaiser Permanente, Aetna, Right at Home, Regency Park Senior Living, Starbucks, Pasadena Highlands, Foothill Transit. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM. First Church of the Nazarene 3700 East Sierra Madre Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit events.r20.constantcontact.com.

Pasadena Farmers Market

General activities and events Details: This farmers market features fruits, vegetables, cheese, flowers, honey, breads, eggs, herbs, and more. Held every Saturday. Parking: Free, Telephone: 626-449-0179. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Farmers Market. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Victory Park 2575 Paloma St. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Computer Basics

La Pintoresca Details: Learn basic computer technology, components of a computer, how to use the Internet and email. Sign up online or call (626) 744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Saturday Storytime

Central Details: Family storyhour - registration not required. For more information call 626-744-4066 option 4. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library Children's Services. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Storyhour Room Pasadena Public Library 285 E. Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Grand Opening of the Villa-Parke Community Garden

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening of the Villa-Parke Community Garden. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena Human Services and Recreation, Councilmember Victor M. Gordo. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit eservices.cityofpasadena.net.

Free Crafts for Kids

Arts and Culture Details: Free crafts for kids ages 3 and up every Saturday. Call 626-356-3848 for more information. Audience: Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lakeshore Learning Store. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Lakeshore Learning Store 3848 E. Foothill Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.lakeshorelearning.com.

Teen Book Festival

Central Details: Meet 20 authors writing for young adult and middle grade audiences as they present a series of author panels, book signings, giveaways, and swag!  This event is free, but space and giveaways are limited. All ages are welcome. Register online at http://www.pasadenateenbookfestival.com (recommended) or call (626) 744-4246. This program is being presented in partnership with Bridge to Books. Book sales provided by Vroman's bookstore. For questions, contact Jane Gov at jgov@cityofpasadena.net Check out… Audience: *All Ages. Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library Youth Services, Bridge to Books. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Caltech's 14th Annual Jazz Festival

Arts and Culture Details: The Caltech Jazz Bands, directed by Barb Catlin, present their 14th Annual Jazz Festival featuring the Caltech Monday Night Jazz Ensemble directed by Barb Catlin. Also on the program is the Nick Broten Group, Pasadena City College Jazz ensemble directed by Andrea Baker Wilkerson and Lounge-O-Rama. This event will take place at Gates Annex Patio on the Caltech campus. Gates Patio is located just west of Dabney Lounge. The Caltech Monday Night Jazz Band, directed by Barb Catlin, will open the festiv… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Caltech Jazz Bands. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Gates Annex Patio at Caltech. For more info visit bands.caltech.edu.

Meditation Workshop: The Power of Forgiveness

Lamanda Park Details: The four secret principals to solving life's problems: Love, Wisdom, Reflection and Progress. We learn forgiveness from the perspective of four principals. Forgiveness, the key to happiness , How to forgive , Learn to forgive yourself , Meditation on compassion La@Happy-science.org. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Happy Science USA. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit losangeles.happyscience-na.org.

Hardware Hacking

Hastings Details: These are hands-on working meetings. There are tables, free wifi, and a group of knowledgeable people. Come, bring your projects, show off your new toys, and connect with your fellow hardware geeks. There is a projector if you want to do a mini-presentation. Meetings on the 4th Saturday. Audience: Teens. Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: San Gabriel Valley Hardware Hackers Group SGVHAK. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.sgvhak.org.

Mosaic Class

La Pintoresca Details: Celebrate Earth Day by making an age-old craft with new materials. Local artist Katie Shiban will show you how to create eye-catching, decorative mosaics out of recycled materials. To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 2:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Art Class for Adullts

Hill Avenue Details: A special arts and crafts project for adults only presented by Art Center College of Design students. All materials provided. No sign-up necessary. Offered on the 4th Saturday of the month. Call 626-744-7264 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Pubilc Library. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 3:00 PM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 S. Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Coming to the Table - Los Angeles

La Pintoresca Details: Taking America beyond the legacy of enslavement. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Coming to the Table. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103.

Emerging Urban Poets

Santa Catalina Details: Poetry readings. Every other Saturday. Don Kingfisher Campbell, facilitator. Call 626-744-7272 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 3:00 PM. Santa Catalina Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit emergingurbanpoets.blogspot.com.

Project Runway Prom Dress Sewing Class

General activities and events Details: Michelle Uberreste from Project Runway: Under the Gunn will be instructing our Teen Series: Prom Dress sewing class this year! For beginners, you can design and sew your own prom dress! You will be the only one with your unique design at the prom! Sign up now as spaces are limited. Audience: Teens. Cost: $400. Sponsors: The Sewing Studio. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Sewing Studio 107 S. Fair Oaks, Ave. Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit 4theloveofsewing.com.

Mozart's Requiem and Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto

Arts and Culture Details: The Caltech-Occidental Symphony and the combined Glee Clubs of Occidental College and Caltech will present Mozart’s Requiem, with 100 singers; this marks the first time in several years that the choruses of the two colleges will combine in concert. The program begins with Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, performed by Caltech senior Misha Raffiee. Allen Robert Gross, director of the Caltech-Occidental Symphony, conducts. The program will be repeated on Sunday, April 27, at the First United Methodist Churc… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Caltech-Occidental Symphony Orchestra. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:30 PM. Occidental College Thorne Hall Alumni Ave. Los Angeles CA 90041. For more info visit orchestra.caltech.edu.

Saturday Night Swing Dances - Live Swing Bands

Arts and Culture Details: Swing, foxtrot, rhumba, cha-cha and more. Live Swing bands. Weekly. (Swing dancing). Easy free parking in the church lot. Free East Coast Swing class from 7:30 pm - 8 pm, Telephone: 626-799-5689. Audience: Adults. Cost: $15 per person. Sponsors: Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association. Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. GRACE HALL 73 N. Hill Ave. in Pasadena Pasadena, CA. For more info visit pasadenaballroomdance.com.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Sunday, April 27, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Open Days Program Garden Tour

Arts and Culture Details: Explore six private gardens in Pasadena, San Marino, and South Pasadena, open to the public for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy. No reservations required; rain or shine. Maps and tickets will be available at the Arlington Garden in Pasadena, from 9:30 am to 3:30 p.m. Highlights include a property originally designed in 1937 by Florence Yoch, use of Australian and California native plants, espaliered camellias, a natural stream, and rooftop gardens. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: $7 per garden or $35 for all six gardens. Sponsors: The Garden Conservancy. Sunday, April 27, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Arlington Garden, 275 Arlington Drive, Pasadena. For more info visit www.gardenconservancy.org.

Open Day at the Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden

General activities and events Details: Enjoy the peace of this 2-acre “stroll garden” on the last Sunday of every month from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission: $7.50 with reservations, $10 at the gate. For reservations, email info@japanesegardenpasadena.com. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: $7.50. Sponsors: Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden. Sunday, April 27, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 270 Arlington Drive Pasadena CA 91105. For more info visit japanesegardenpasadena.com.

AMS Piano Recital--CANCELLED

Central Details: No details available. Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, April 27, 2014, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Castro’s School of Music Student’s Recital

Central Details: Oscar Castro 818-263-4573 Oc27472@earthlink.net. Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, April 27, 2014, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Mozart's Requiem and Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto

Arts and Culture Details: The Caltech-Occidental Symphony and the combined Glee Clubs of Occidental College and Caltech will present Mozart’s Requiem, with 100 singers; this marks the first time in several years that the choruses of the two colleges will combine in concert. The program begins with Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto, performed by Caltech senior Misha Raffiee. Allen Robert Gross, director of the Caltech-Occidental Symphony, conducts. The program is also presented on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 at Occidental College's T… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Caltech-Occidental Symphony Orchestra. Sunday, April 27, 2014, 3:30 PM. First United Methodist Church 500 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit orchestra.caltech.edu.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Monday, April 28, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Monday, April 28, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Great Literature Discussion Group

Lamanda Park Details: Adults gather weekly to discuss the selected classic. A Pasadena Public Library Book Group. Parking: Parking adjacent to the library Telephone: 626-744-7266. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lamanda Park Branch. Monday, April 28, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Rave Reviews

Lamanda Park Details: Meets monthly on the 4th Monday. Adults are invited to listen to reviews of the latest book arrivals. The book reviews feature a variety of genres and include some staff picks. Light refreshments served. A Pasadena Public Library Book Group. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Monday, April 28, 2014, 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Computer Basics in English & Spanish

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Offered in English and Spanish every Monday except holidays. Call 626-744-6510 for more information. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Villa Parke Branch Library. Monday, April 28, 2014, 2:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Barks and Books

La Pintoresca Details: Children read a story to a gentle, well-trained dog. This program is made possible by volunteers from the Pasadena Humane Society. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Humane Society. Monday, April 28, 2014, 3:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 28, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Ruger, a First Response Service Dog

Santa Catalina Details: Meet Ruger, a first response service dog. Owner Brooke Dryden and Ruger will demonstrate what valuable services these dogs perform for their owners. You’ll also learn how to behave around them. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 28, 2014, 3:30 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Finance Committee

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings on the 2nd and 4th Monday For more information: 626-744-4350 Staff Rep Andrew Green, Director of Finance agreen@cityofpasadena.net. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Monday, April 28, 2014, 4:00 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers Room S249 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91109. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Tech Girls Program

General activities and events Details: The TECHGyrls curriculum is designed so girls with limited exposure to technology will see its relevance to their lives and take to it immediately. Our curriculum covers computer basics including Microsoft Office applications like Word, Excel and PowerPoint. We also cover College Preparedness, Resume Building, Business Plan building, MovieMaker, Intro to Photoshop, Mobile Application building, Mock Interviews for summer jobs and internships as well as a certificate upon completion of course. Call (62… Audience: Children. Teens. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Monday, April 28, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Yoga All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

City Council

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Weekly, Mondays, 6:30 PM, closed session 5:30 PM Parking: On street parking in Civic area Contact: City Clerk's Office Telephone: 626-744-4124 Email: cityclerk@cityofpasadena.net. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:30 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers - Room 247 100 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Theatre Americana Presents “Steel Magnolias” Rehearsal

Central Details: Donna Scarentino 626-840-3551 Donna8461@sbcglobal.net. Audience: *All Ages. Monday, April 28, 2014, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit theatreamericana.com.

Pajama Storytime

Hastings Details: Kids, put on your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal to the library for bedtime stories that are sure to inspire sweet dreams. Every Monday at 7:00 pm. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, April 28, 2014, 7:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Pasadena Certified Farmers Market

General activities and events Details: Buy directly from the farmer that grows the foodand enjoy fresh, delicious locally grown, nutritious fruits, vegetables and farm products. We also have vendors offering jams, jellies, fish, and more, but we do not permit craft vendors. Held every Tuesday. Parking: Free. Telephone: 626-449-0179. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Certified Farmers Market. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Villa Parke Center 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Infant Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for infants age 0-17 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Toddler Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for toddlers age 18-36 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:15 AM – 10:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Hill Avenue Details: Join us for stories, fingerplays, flannelboards, songs and a movie. A craft to make and take home will follow the program. Weekly.  Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:30 AM. Hill Avenue Branch Library 55 S Hill Ave Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Stories, fingerplays, fun and a craft to take home. For preschoolers ages 3-5 years old. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30 - May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:30 AM – 10:45 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Come join us as we read your favorite children books and show scholastic movies. Weekly.  Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:30 AM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 10:45 AM – 11:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:00 AM – 11:15 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Toddler Storytime

Central Details: Storytime for toddlers age 18-36 months, and their parent or caregiver. By pre-registration only. Registration is for the entire season, NOT for a single storytime. Registration is limited to 25 families at a time. Spring Session • April 8 - June 3. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:15 AM – 11:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:30 AM – 11:45 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 11:45 AM – 12:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:00 PM – 12:15 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Fresh Start Tuesday

La Pintoresca Details: Free one-on-one career development assistance from a Women At Work career counselor. Sign up online or call 744-7268 for your appointment. Offered in English and Spanish the last Tuesday of each month. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Women at Work. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:15 PM – 12:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

SCORE Small Business Counseling

Central Details: Free one-on-one business counseling provided by business professionals to anyone operating a small business or thinking about starting one. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED. Call 626-744-7351 for appointment. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: SCORE, Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Economic Development Office. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Public Library--Central Library Genealogy Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.scorela.org.

Covered CA Certified Insurance Agent Shop Training

Central Details: Doris Ford 818-406-4608 dford@pinnacletpa.com. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit pinnacletpa.com.

Got Books?

Hastings Details: Practice your reading skills and enjoy literacy activities with students from La Salle High School. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Hastings Branch. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Theatre Americana Presents “Steel Magnolias” Rehearsal

Central Details: Donna Scarentino 626-840-3551 Donna8461@sbcglobal.net. Audience: *All Ages. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit theatreamericana.com.

Yoga with Merry

Hastings Details: Yoga is an easy way to manage stress and get in shape while you're having fun. Join us and learn how easy it is. Call (626) 744-7262 for reservations. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Ester McCoy: Piecing Together L.A.

Arts and Culture Details: Author Susan Morgan discusses the life and work of the influential 20th Century writer who ignited the public awareness of California (and Los Angeles) as an architectural mecca. Audience: Adults. Cost: $25-$30. Sponsors: Friends of the Gamble House. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Neighborhood Church 301 N. Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103.

Red Hen Press Reading at Boston Court Performing Arts Center

Arts and Culture Details: Red Hen Press and Poetry Society of America partner with Boston Court Performing Arts Center, a venue dedicated to presenting works that are creative, bold, and daring. This event will feature: Tony Hoagland’s poetry is known for its acerbic, witty take on contemporary life. Hoagland’s books of poetry include Sweet Ruin (1992), Donkey Gospel (1998), What Narcissism Means to Me (2003), Rain (2005); and Unincorporated Persons in the Late Honda Dynasty (2010). Ron Koertge teaches at Hamline Univ… Audience: Adults. Cost: $10.00 General / $5.00 Student & Senior. Sponsors: Red Hen Press, Poetry Society of America. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 7:00 PM. Boston Court Performing Arts Center 70 North Mentor Avenue Pasadena, CA. For more info visit redhen.org.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Allendale Details: Come and enjoy stories and songs for children up to age 5. Children will listen to stories, watch a short movie and make a craft to take home. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:30 AM. Allendale Branch Library 1130 S Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA 91106-4224. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Job Club Wednesday - Canceled

La Pintoresca Details: Canceled for April, May and June. Call 626-744-7268 for more information. * * * * * Get the latest job announcements, pick up job search tips. Offered in English and Spanish. Monthly on the last Wednesday. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Santa Catalina Details: Bring your little ones (3-5 yrs) for a morning of stories and songs. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library | Santa Catalina. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Preschool Storytime

Hastings Details: Bring the little ones to the library for a fun-filled time of stories, crafts, and more. For children 3-5 years old. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:45 AM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Preschool Storytime

San Rafael Details: Enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and all sorts of fun with your preschoolers. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 11:00 AM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Adult Computer Classes

General activities and events Details: Come take our free adult computer classes and learn the basics of the entire Microsoft Office Suite, Internet browsing, email, photo editing, resume building techniques with mock job interviews and more. Classes are offered in both English and Spanish, weekly on Wednesday and Friday. Call (626) 296-8434 to register. Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Lip Reading and Memory Enhancement

Lamanda Park Details: Volunteer, Francine Katz teaches adults to lip read in a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere. All adults are welcome to attend this free program. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lamanda Park Branch. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 1:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Films for All Ages

Central Details: Featuring Classic Comedies Wednesdays • 1 p.m. Presented by the Friends of The Pasadena Public Library The film will be cancelled if The Friends of the Library volunteers are unable to show the movie. April 2 • The Thin Man (1934) NR April 9 • The Awful Truth (1937) NR April 16 • The Lady Eve (1941) NR April 23 • The Palm Beach Story (1942) NR April 30 • The More the Merrier (1943) NR. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Art A La Carte

San Rafael Details: Artist, Lorrie Shriner will instruct drawing, watercolors, and collage technique to students with varying abilities. Beginners are particularly welcomed. Audience: Adults. Cost: free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Léeme un Cuento celebra el Día del Niño • Celebrate the Day of the Child

La Pintoresca Details: La Biblioteca de la Pintoresca lo invita a festejar el Día del Niño con música, libros, manualidades, juego de lotería, premios y diversión para toda la familia. Celebrate Día del Niño/Day of the Child with music, books, crafts, games and fun for the whole family. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: U.S. Institute of Museum & Library Services, Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 3:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Just for Girls Program

General activities and events Details: Our Just or Girls Program was designed to help girls successfully navigate through and cope with the everyday challenges they face. Our 10 month program offers vital support, mentoring and education in a safe, fun environment for girls ages 9-17. We offer pick ups from school to our facilities, we offer the girls homework help and then we do an activity. If you're interested in getting your child involved in Just for Girls call us at (626) 296-8433. Audience: Children. Teens. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

Theatre Americana Presents “Steel Magnolias” Rehearsal

Central Details: Donna Scarentino 626-840-3551 Donna8461@sbcglobal.net. Audience: *All Ages. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit theatreamericana.com.

Yoga $8 All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. For more information call 626.564.0330. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

YA Book Group

Central Details: Join other teens and young adults to discuss the monthly book. To join the group call 626-744-4066, option 4 or email Jane Gov at: jgov@cityofpasadena.net Meetings will take place at the Central Library in the Story Room at teh west end of the Children's Wing. April discussion book is Legends, by Marie Lu. Audience: *All Ages. Teens. Adults. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Thursday, May 1, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Spring Green Expo

General activities and events Details: In light of the recently declared drought in California and in response to the request to consumers by water agencies throughout the State to reduce water consumption by 20%, this year’s event will place a special emphasis on water conservation. Take this opportunity to learn more about what steps you can take to live and work in a more environmentally friendly manner. Join us at Metropolitan’s 7th annual Spring Green Expo at our Headquarters building, adjacent to Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Metropolitan Water District. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Metropolitan Water Department 700 N Alameda St Los Angeles, CA 90012. For more info visit www.mwdh2o.com.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Infant & Toddler Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: It's time for Lamanda Park's infant and toddler storytime! Short stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun for all children up to 36 months. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30 - May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

La Pintoresca Details: Preschool children are welcome to come to this storytelling experience, complete with songs, and a simple craft. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 10:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Linda Vista Details: Preschool stories, fingerplay and song for preschool age children. Weekly. Spring Session • March 30- May 24. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 10:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch Library 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena Small Business Owners Networking Group

La Pintoresca Details: Increase your business knowledge, meet other local business people and practice your 30-second “elevator speech.” Sign up @ www.meetup.com/Pasadena-Small-Biz-Network. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Small Business Owners Networking Group. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.meetup.com.

Pasadena Management Association

Central Details: No details available. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Spanish Conversation Group

San Rafael Details: Want to practice and improve your conversational Spanish? Moderator and Spanish native, Dr. Jose Recio will assist participants in learning and improving their Spanish and provide lots of speaking practice. For all adults of any Spanish speaking level. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 1:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Law Librarian Office Hours

Central Details: The LA Law Library, in partnership with the Pasadena Public Library, will offer free consultation with a LA Law Librarian every Thursday afternoon from 1 – 5 p.m. A specialist in legal research will come to the Library and be on hand to help you find information to answer your legal question or get you started on learning about the law or going to court. LA Law Librarians are not attorneys and cannot provide legal advice such as helping fill out forms or interpreting the law. Starting Decembe… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: LA Law Library, Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Law Room 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.lalawlibrary.org.

San Rafael Knitting Group

San Rafael Details: Enjoy knitting or always wanted to learn how to knit? Then join the fun every Thursday. Call 626-744-7270 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Family Fun Film

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For movie showing call 626-744-6510. Presented by the Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Please note the film will be cancelled if the Friends of the Library volunteers are unable to show the movie. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library Film Program. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 3:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Eviction Defense Consultation

Central Details: Free one-on-one consultation on your case provided by an Eviction Defense Attorney. Learn what to expect the day of your trial. Assistance is limited to eviction cases filed in the Pasadena courthouse. Call (213) 385-2977 ext. 402 to make an appointment. Services available in Spanish - servicios proporcionados en español. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Public Counsel Law Center, Pasadena Public Library, LA Law Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Genealogy Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.publiccounsel.org.

Family Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Stories, songs, fingerplays, fun and a craft to take home. For children of all ages. Weekly. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Libary 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Code Enforcement Commission

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings on the 1st Thursday of each month. For more information: 626-744-4519. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 4:00 PM. City of Pasadena Permit Center Hearing Room 175 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

South Pasadena Certified Farmers' Market

General activities and events Details: Fresh produce, flowers, prepared foods. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free Admission. Sponsors: South Pasadena Farmers’ Market. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Meridian and El Centro, South Pasadena. For more info visit southpasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Yoga All Levels

General activities and events Details: Affordable, Hatha yoga, taught to all levels of ability. Gain strength, flexibility and balance. Learn how to create the mind/body connection one breath at a time. Bring your own yoga mat, props are available, come join the fun. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $8 class, $60/10 classes, $55 for Seniors. Sponsors: Rose Bowl Aquatics Center. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Rose Bowl Aquatic Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.rosebowlaquatics.com.

Learn To Code With US

Central Details: Never written a software program before? Learning your 5th programing language? Come get support at our bring-your-own-laptop event. Will start with a brief 15 minute overview of resources for self-paced learning and a single concept of the week for those who need an idea.  Afterwards, stick around to work on your own projects, homework or help others. Thursdays, February 6 & 20. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

My Mother’s Voice, a film, presented by author Kay Mouradian

Central Details: The story of a fourteen-year-old girl orphaned in the Armenian Genocide and how she found her way to America to marry a man she knew only from a photograph.  “I am my mother’s voice” says Dr. Mouradian, “and this is her story.” Following the showing of the 25 minute documentary, Dr. Mouradian will discuss her writings and her mother’s story. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.kaymouradian.com.

Unleash Your Photo Shoebox

Central Details: Do you have a shoebox filled with family photos which show Pasadena’s past? Would you like your family to be a part of a larger history of Pasadena and share your photos with researchers and those specifically interested in our community? Pasadena Digital History is looking for family photos of Pasadena’s past to add to their digital collection of online historical images. Learn how you can add yours. Sign up at: info@pasadenadigitalhistory.com. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:30 PM. Central Library/TLC 285 East Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2014

General activities and events Details: Pasadena's restaurant community celebrates dining in our city with a week of prix fixe menus, specials, events and more. From April 27 to May 2, 2014. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: varies. Sponsors: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, City of Pasadena, Trusetnd Choice Agents of Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, SoCal Gas Company. Friday, May 2, 2014. Participating Restaurants Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com.

Purpose Activators - Making Friends and Finding Your Purpose

General activities and events Details: Stewardship and increase happen in community and we are committed to helping one another flourish. You can experience our curriculum in a 15 week program — attend one or attend them all. Sessions will be held March 28 through June 20, no sessions May 2 or May 30. The group sessions are designed for women. We focus on five key areas: Gift Identification  , Dreams/ Mission /Vision/ Plan , Strengthening your Foundation , Networking and Accountability  , Giving Back You must pre-register and… Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: $20.00 per session in advance. Sponsors: Purpose Activators. Friday, May 2, 2014, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM. Burger Continental 535 S Lake Ave Pasadena, CA 91101.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-7268 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Friday, May 2, 2014, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Morning Coffee and Basic English Conversation Class

La Pintoresca Details: Come to the library where experienced English language teacher Maria Snow will guide you. All beginning English speakers are welcome. Call (626) 744-7268 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, May 2, 2014, 10:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Adult Computer Classes

General activities and events Details: Come take our free adult computer classes and learn the basics of the entire Microsoft Office Suite, Internet browsing, email, photo editing, resume building techniques with mock job interviews and more. Classes are offered in both English and Spanish, weekly on Wednesday and Friday. Call (626) 296-8434 to register. Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley. Friday, May 2, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. YWCA 1015 N Lake Ave Suite 205 Pasadena CA 91104. For more info visit www.kintera.org.

PMCA 123 I Free First Fridays

Arts and Culture Details: Free first Fridays (ongoing-every month). Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free first Fridays. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Friday, May 2, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Use our computers and explore Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2012 Microsoft Office Suite at your own pace. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, May 2, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Piano Students of JoAnn Haycraft Ph.D. in Recital

Central Details: No details available. Audience: *All Ages. Friday, May 2, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Pasadena Farmers Market

General activities and events Details: This farmers market features fruits, vegetables, cheese, flowers, honey, breads, eggs, herbs, and more. Held every Saturday. Parking: Free, Telephone: 626-449-0179. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Farmers Market. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Victory Park 2575 Paloma St. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Old Pasadena Walking Tour

General activities and events Details: A two-hour docent-guided walk through Pasadena’s original downtown. Learn the history and see the architectural highlights of this thriving shopping and dining district which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Reservations are required; space is limited. Reserve tickets online or call (626) 441-6333. 1st Saturday of every month except July. Age Range: Adults. Cost: $12 members, $15 nonmembers. Sponsors: Pasadena Heritage. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Old Pasadena 1 West Colorado Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit www.pasadenaheritage.org.

Dawn’s Piano Studio Student Recital

Central Details: No details available. Audience: *All Ages. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Preschool Saturday Storytime

Central Details: Family storyhour - registration not required. For more information call 626-744-4066 option 4. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library Children's Services. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Storyhour Room Pasadena Public Library 285 E. Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Silk Road Story Time

Arts and Culture Details: We’re celebrating cherry blossom season this month! Enjoy stories from Japan with storyteller Sunny Stevenson, plus make a fun springtime craft, and try a traditional snack. Free and open to the public. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: USC Pacific Asia Museum. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 10:30 AM. USC Pacific Asia Museum 46 N. Los Robles Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu.

Life Reconstruction Workshop

Santa Catalina Details: Members set personal goals to accomplish. We will share info and resources to help each other fullfill our goals. Walk-ins accepted or join through meetup.com (Pasadena Life Reconstruction Group). Monthly on the first Saturday. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Life Reconstruction Group. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 East Washington Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit www.meetup.com.

Free Crafts for Kids

Arts and Culture Details: Free crafts for kids ages 3 and up every Saturday. Call 626-356-3848 for more information. Audience: Cost: Free. Sponsors: Lakeshore Learning Store. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Lakeshore Learning Store 3848 E. Foothill Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.lakeshorelearning.com.

Pasadena Earth and Arts Festival

General activities and events Details: Visitors of all ages can dance, create, eat, play and plan for a sustainable future during the 2014 Pasadena Earth & Arts Festival. This free family festival offers a colorful mix of food, live music by nationally touring musicians and local talent, hands-on art activities, demonstrations and exhibits – all celebrating Planet Earth. This year’s mistress of ceremonies is comedian, author and KPCC radio commentator Sandra Tsing Loh. For more information contact Gloria Acevedo, 626.744.3715, gac… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena and Armory Center for the Arts. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Memorial Park and Armory Center for the Arts 145 N. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena.

“Flora & Fauna” Pasadena Society of Artists at Pasadena Central Library

Central Details: In conjunction with an art exhibit for the month of May, in the cases in the Reference Room, Reading Room and Centennial Room. Audience: *All Ages. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Coffee Patio 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Stars and Strikes

Allendale Details: Dan Epstein, a noted authority on 1970s baseball and pop culture, will discuss and sign copies of Stars and Strikes: Baseball and America in the Bicentennial Summer of ’76, a fun and funky chronicle of the decade’s most storied season, detailing the characters, events, and cultural forces behind the Spirit of ’76. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Stars and Strikes, Baseball Reliquary. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 2:00 PM. Allendale Branch 1130 South Marengo Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit www.bighairplasticgrass.com.

Same Sex/LGBT Dance Classes

Arts and Culture Details: We are beyond excited to announce the first Same Sex/LGBT ballroom dance classes. Join us in a safe and comfortable environment. All are welcome. We will be kicking things off with a group class followed by a social dance party. Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month beginning Saturday April 5th. Questions? Don’t hesitate to call us. (626) 793-1030. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Arthur Murray Dance Centers of Pasadena. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Arthur Murray Dance Centers of Pasadena 100 N. Lake Ave Pasadena, CA 91101.

African American Genealogy Group

Lamanda Park Details: Search out your heritage and recover the past with this dynamic group. Audience: Adults. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM. 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107.

Perkins Alley Poets

Santa Catalina Details: Poetry workshop. Every other Saturday. Carl Stilwell, facilitator. Call 626-744-7272 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 3:00 PM. Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit perkinsalleypoets.blogspot.com.

Project Runway Prom Dress Sewing Class

General activities and events Details: Michelle Uberreste from Project Runway: Under the Gunn will be instructing our Teen Series: Prom Dress sewing class this year! For beginners, you can design and sew your own prom dress! You will be the only one with your unique design at the prom! Sign up now as spaces are limited. Audience: Teens. Cost: $400. Sponsors: The Sewing Studio. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Sewing Studio 107 S. Fair Oaks, Ave. Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit 4theloveofsewing.com.

Theatre Americana Presents “Steel Magnolias”

Central Details: Donna Scarentino 626-840-3551 Donna8461@sbcglobal.net. Audience: *All Ages. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit theatreamericana.com.

New Paintings, Three Interpretations

Arts and Culture Details: Opening reception for a new exhibition of recent paintings by Armand Cabrera, Brent Jensen, & Gayle Garner Roski which reflect their distinct interpretations of representational artwork. Ends June 28. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Tirage Fine Art Gallery. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Tirage Fine Art Gallery, One West California Blvd. Pasadena 91105.

Saturday Night Swing Dances - Live Swing Bands

Arts and Culture Details: Swing, foxtrot, rhumba, cha-cha and more. Live Swing bands. Weekly. (Swing dancing). Easy free parking in the church lot. Free East Coast Swing class from 7:30 pm - 8 pm, Telephone: 626-799-5689. Audience: Adults. Cost: $15 per person. Sponsors: Pasadena Ballroom Dance Association. Saturday, May 3, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. GRACE HALL 73 N. Hill Ave. in Pasadena Pasadena, CA. For more info visit pasadenaballroomdance.com.