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Pet CPR & First Aid

General activities and events Details: The City of South Pasadena has approved its first Pet CPR & First Aid workshop to join the Community Leisure classes this winter 2015! Participants of this workshop will receive Pet Tech handbook, emergency muzzle, bleeding management kit, training certificate, wallet card and DOG+MANITIES tote for FREE!!! ($57 value) Choose from the following dates: Jan. 11, 2015 Jan. 25, 2015 Feb. 8, 2015 Feb. 22, 2015 Mar. 8, 2015 Mar. 22, 2015 Workshops Time: 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Light refr… Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $100 per person. Sponsors: DOG+MANITIES/ PET TECH/ City of South Pasadena. Sunday, January 25, 2015, 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM. South Pasadena Senior Center 1102 Oxley Street South Pasadena CA 91030. For more info visit www.southpasadenaca.gov.

In Dialogue | Jim Morphesis

General activities and events Details: The paintings of Jim Morphesis engage with the universal themes of the self, life, death, myth, and spirituality in personal and meaningful ways. Join the artist as he, exhibition curator Peter Selz, Ph.D. and independent curator Howard N. Fox discuss his oeuvre and its representation of life's triumphs and tragedies. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free with admission, free for PMCA members, $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sunday, January 25, 2015, 1:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

Piano Recital

Central Details: No details available. Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, January 25, 2015, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

In Dialogue | Armin Hansen

General activities and events Details: Scott A. Shields, curator of Armin Hansen: The Artful Voyage, leads an exhibition walkthrough discussing the colorful art of one of California's foremost painters and storytellers, Armin Hansen. Hansen sought to capture the raw power and vitality of the Pacific and those who sailed it, rather than the beauty of the ocean's light and color for its own sake. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free with admission, free for PMCA members, $7 adults, $5 for stundents and seniors. Sunday, January 25, 2015, 3:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

Caltech Winter Chamber Music Series

General activities and events Details: Caltech Performing and Visual Arts, presents a Winter Chamber Music Series, directed by Delores Bing. EACH CONCERT IS A DIFFERENT PROGRAM. Caltech students will perform duos by Saint-Saëns and Milhaud, trios by Telemann, Beethoven, Schubert, and Rachmaninoff, quartets by Dvorak, Strauss, and Grieg, and quintets by Boccherini, Dvorak and Holst, and more! Concert dates are as follows: Saturday, January 24, 8:00 PM Sunday, January 25, 3:30 PM Friday, January 30, 8:00 PM and the Super Bowl… Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, January 25, 2015, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Caltech's Dabney Lounge 1200 E California Blvd Pasadena CA 91125.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers to teach yourself Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2010 Microsoft Office Suite. Research the Foundation Directory Online and apply for jobs and government programs. computer time may be limited based on demand. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Fire Dept CPSE Interview

Central Details: No details available. Audience: Adults. Monday, January 26, 2015, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Great Literature Discussion Group

Lamanda Park Details: Adults gather weekly to discuss the selected classic. For more information call (626) 744-7266. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

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, January 26, 2015, 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Computer Basics

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Offered in English & Spanish. For ages 50+. Audience: Seniors. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Branch 363 E. Villa St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Discovery Days

Allendale Details: Will you build something? Will there be a game-a-thon? Will it be an exciting, fabulous, creative experience that you never had before? Come and discover what our staff has in store for you! Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Allendale Branch 1130 S. Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Got Books?

Hastings Details: Practice your reading skills and enjoy literacy activities with students from La Salle High School. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch 363 E Villa St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Lego Club

La Pintoresca Details: Join us for our Lego Club! Make stuff! Fun stuff! Science stuff! Create awesome projects based on our weekly theme. Lego parts provided. For ages 7-12. To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. 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, January 26, 2015, 4:00 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers Room S249 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91109. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Covered California Enrollment Workshop and Your Benefits Explained Seminar

Central Details: Sherry Davis Johnson 626-641-0211 sherrydavisjohnson@outlook.com. Audience: Adults. Monday, January 26, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

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, January 26, 2015, 6:30 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers - Room 247 100 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Marvelous Monday Storytime

Hastings Details: Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, January 26, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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, January 27, 2015, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Villa Parke Center 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers to teach yourself Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2010 Microsoft Office Suite. Research the Foundation Directory Online and apply for jobs and government programs. computer time may be limited based on demand. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 9:20 AM – 9:50 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. 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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 10:15 AM – 10:30 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 Women At Work counselor. Call (626) 744-7268 for your appointment. For both men and women. Offered in English & Spanish. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Women at Work, Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 10:15 AM – 12:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Hill Avenue Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 S Hill Ave Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Lamanda Park Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. 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, January 27, 2015, 10:30 AM – 10:45 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Villa Parke Community Branch 363 E. Villa Street 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 11:00 AM – 11:15 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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, January 27, 2015, 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: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch 363 E Villa St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Geronimo Stilton Party

Hastings Details: Fans of Geronimo stilton unite and join us as we celebrate everything Geronimo. We'll make our own newsletters, eat some cheesy snacks and enjoy an afternoon full of Geronimo. For ages 7+. To sign up call (626) 744-7262. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 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, January 27, 2015, 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.

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, January 27, 2015, 6:30 PM. Hale Building Hearing Room #120 175 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena Civil War Round Table

Central Details: Announcements and pre-meetnig functions will start at 7:15, with the guest speaker's presentation beginning at 7:30. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 7:15 PM – 8:55 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers to teach yourself Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2010 Microsoft Office Suite. Research the Foundation Directory Online and apply for jobs and government programs. computer time may be limited based on demand. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

DOT Quarterly Meeting

Central Details: No details available. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Branch Storytimes

Allendale Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Allendale Branch 1130 S. Marengo Ave. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Santa Catalina Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Santa Catalina 999 E. Washington blvd Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Hastings Details: For Preschoolers Wednesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

San Rafael Details: For Preschoolers Wednesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

Lip Reading and Memory Enhancement

Lamanda Park Details: Lip Reading and Memory Enhancement. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 South Altadena Dr. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Films for All Ages

Central Details: January Films: Highlighting Food from Around the World January 7: Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978) NR--Highlighting food from England, France and Italy , January 14: Eat Drink Man Woman (1994) NR -- Highlighting food from China , January 21: Big Night (1996) R -- Highlighting food from Italy and America , January 28: Julie & Julia (2009) PG-13 --Highlighting food from Pasadena, New York and France Presented by the Friends of the Pasadena Public Library The film will be cancelled if… Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101.

Creative Arts-Art a la Carte

San Rafael Details: Artist Lorrie Shriner teaches drawing, watercolor and collage techniques. Beginners are welcome. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena CA 91105. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch 363 E Villa St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Leeme un cuento/Storytime in Spanish. Hora de cuentos en espanol

La Pintoresca Details: Lo invitamos a disfrutar de una hora de cuentos en familia donde usted puede echar a volar su imaginacion con historias en espanol, musica manualidades y mucho mas. Join us for Spanish Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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, January 28, 2015, 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.

Covered California Enrollment Workshop and Your Benefits Explained Seminar

Central Details: Sherry Davis Johnson 626-641-0211 sherrydavisjohnson@outlook.com. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

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, January 28, 2015, 6:30 PM. City Hall Council Chambers 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Learn to Code

Central Details: Carlyn Maw 917-319-2883 Carlyn.maw@gmail.com. Audience: Teens. Adults. Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Sun Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers to teach yourself Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2010 Microsoft Office Suite. Research the Foundation Directory Online and apply for jobs and government programs. computer time may be limited based on demand. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

La Leche League

San Rafael Details: Breastfeeding support group. Please contact Patty Lyons at 626-403-0630 for more information. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Leche League. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91105.

Branch StoryTimes

Lamanda Park Details: Infant and Toddler Storytime Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S. Altadena Dr. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

La Pintoresca Details: For Preschoolers Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Linda Vista Details: For Preschoolers Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch 1281 Bryant street Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

San Rafael Details: Spanish Conversation Group. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

LA Law Librarian in Law Room

Central Details: Free weekly service with legal research specialists (not attorneys) to help you answer legal questions. Provided by LA Law Library. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: LA Law Library, Pasadena Public library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Central Library/Law Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.lalawlibrary.org.

Family Fun Films

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For movie title call (626) 744-6510. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Branch 363 E. Villa St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch 363 E Villa St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Facing Eviction

Central Details: One-on-one eviction defense consultation by an attorney. Learn what to expect the day of the trial. Assistance limited to eviction cases filed in the Pasadena Courthouse. To sign up call (213) 385-2977 x 402. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Public Counsel Law Center, Pasadena Public Library, LA Law Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Central Library/Genealogy Room 285 E Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.publiccounsel.org.

Family Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 140 S. Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Mandala Art Workshop

Hastings Details: Join us on an adventure around the world and explore art created within circles. From the stained glass windows of churches to the sand paintings of Tibetan monks who live high in the Himalayas, you'll be inspired to create your own circular paintings! For ages 6+. To sign up call (626) 744-7262. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Guitar Quartet

Hill Avenue Details: Felix Bullock, Deaprtment Chair of Guitar for the Pasadena Conservatory of Music, will showcase his talented guitar quartet. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Hill Avenue Branch Library 55 South Hill Ave, Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Frozen Sing-a-Long

General activities and events Details: Dress up as your favorite Frozen character and join us for a Frozen sing-a-long party! Audience: Children. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4:00 PM. Altadena Main Library 600 E Mariposa St Altadena CA 91001. For more info visit altadenalibrary.org.

GPS to College-Beyond Books

La Pintoresca Details: There's more to college applications than grades and test scores. Discover the role internships and extracurricular activities play in the college application process. Learn how best to take advantage of these opportunities. To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N. Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Nutrition Education

General activities and events Details: Join the Nutrition and Physical Activity Program in a series of five fun and skill based weekly classes, focusing on a healthier lifestyle with food and fitness. Classes are offered in English and Spanish. Participants will receive free resources and healthy food tastings at each class. *Every Thursday from January 8th - February 5th (6:00 - 7:30). Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: Nutrition and Physical Activity Program, Pasadena Public Health Department. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Pasadena Public Health Department 1845 N Fair Oaks Ave 2nd Floor Room 2407 Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Rediscovering Pakistan

General activities and events Details: Film screening of "Rediscovering Pakistan: The Untold Tale" followed by a discussion with director Moin Khan at the Pasadena Central Library Auditorium.
Sponsored by USC Pacific Asia Museum Pakistan Arts Council. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pacificasiamuseum.org.

Rediscovering Pakistan-An Untold Tale

Central Details: 9 motorcycle riders from across the oceans came to explore the beautiful northern areas of Pakistan with Moin Khan. A film crew captured the spirit of this adventure. Join us for a viewing of the short documentary, followed by a discussion with Moin Khan, moderated by Nafeesa Andrabi, a Pakistan trekker herself. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: The Pakistan Arts Council of the USC Pacific Asia Museum. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Donald Wright Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Preparing for Private High School/ Preparing for the Interview

Hastings Details: Speaker series presented by Dan Bodwell, Associate Director of Admissions, Maranatha High School and held at Hastings Branch Library. For students 6th grade and up. Reservations are required. Call (626) 744-7262 to sign up. Preparing for the Interview Students will receive sample questions to consider and interview prep tips. They will also experience a mini mock interview: practicing effective introductions, expressing school fit, and voicing their interests in the school of their choice. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Maranatha High School and pasadena Public Library. Thursday, January 29, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove blvd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

La Pintoresca Details: Use our computers to teach yourself Mango Languages, FC Search Online, and the 2010 Microsoft Office Suite. Research the Foundation Directory Online and apply for jobs and government programs. Computer time may be limited based on demand. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, January 30, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Friday, January 30, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

The Courage to Write Writing Workshop

La Pintoresca Details: Join author Esther Bradley-De Tally in finding your own voice as she walks you through the process of writing. To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, January 30, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, January 30, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch 363 E Villa St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Teen DIY Club

General activities and events Details: Come to Teen DIY Club, a monthly makerspace for Altadena teens and tweens ages 11-17. Make what you love, share what you know, and learn something new. Each month, a new project is introduced. Feel free to work on and bring your own crafts and projects. We have knit and crochet supplies, duct tape crafts, scrapbooking, recycled art projects, collage & decoupage supplies, art supplies and more! • Fri, Jan 30 @ 4pm—Dr. Who extravanganza! Meet the Tenth Doctor, make your own tardis and sonic screwdriver! Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Friday, January 30, 2015, 4:00 PM. Altadena Main Library 600 E Mariposa St Altadena CA 91001. For more info visit www.altadenalibrary.org.

Caltech Jazz Band Guest Artist Concert

General activities and events http://bands.caltech.edu. Details: The Caltech Jazz Band, directed by Barb Catlin, presents its Guest Artist Concert on Saturday, January 31st at 8:00 pm in Beckman Auditorium. Admission is $10 for the general public and $5 for Caltech staff, students and faculty. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: $10 for public, $5 for Caltech affiliated. Friday, January 30, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Beckman Auditorium 1200 E California Blvd Pasadena CA 91125.

Caltech Winter Chamber Music Series

General activities and events Details: Caltech Performing and Visual Arts, presents a Winter Chamber Music Series, directed by Delores Bing. EACH CONCERT IS A DIFFERENT PROGRAM. Caltech students will perform duos by Saint-Saëns and Milhaud, trios by Telemann, Beethoven, Schubert, and Rachmaninoff, quartets by Dvorak, Strauss, and Grieg, and quintets by Boccherini, Dvorak and Holst, and more! Concert dates are as follows: Saturday, January 24, 8:00 PM Sunday, January 25, 3:30 PM Friday, January 30, 8:00 PM and the Super Bowl… Audience: *All Ages. Friday, January 30, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Dabney Lounge at Caltech 1200 E California Blvd Pasadena CA 91125.

World-Renowned Harpist Maria Casale Joins Pasadena Community Orchestra in January 30th Concert

General activities and events Details: On Friday, January 30, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. harpist Maria Casale, who has been a soloist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and L.A. Chamber Orchestra, joins the Pasadena Community Orchestra in concert. In addition to Casale’s performance of the elegant Handel Harp Concerto in B-flat Major, the orchestra, led by Music Director Bethany Pflueger, performs American composer William Grant Still’s Symphony #1, the “Afro-American” (a 1930 gem with melodies from the blues, ragtime and jazz), as well as overtures by… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: : Concerts are made possible in part by the Michael J. Connell Foundation, the Pasadena Arts & Culture Commission and the City of Pasadena Cultural Affairs Division, LA County Arts Commission, Pasadena Community Foundation, and Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts. Friday, January 30, 2015, 8:00 PM – 9:45 PM. First Church of the Nazarene 3700 E Sierra Madre Blvd. Pasadena CA 91107.

SoCal Museums Free-for-All

General activities and events Details: Over twenty museums—presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science—will open their doors and invite visitors free of charge. This offer is for general museum admission only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions. Audience: *All Ages. Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $0. Saturday, January 31, 2015. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit socalmuseums.org.

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, January 31, 2015, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Victory Park 2575 Paloma St. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Covered California Enrollment Workshop and Your Benefits Explained Seminar

Central Details: Sherry Davis Johnson 626-641-0211 sherrydavisjohnson@outlook.com. Audience: Adults. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Computer Basics Word II

La Pintoresca Details: Evolve your understanding of computer basics. Word II. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N. Raymond Ave Pasadena CA. 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, January 31, 2015, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Storyhour Room Pasadena Public Library 285 E. Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Sam Gennaway- Universal vs. Disney

Allendale Details: Theme park historian and urban planner Sam Gennaway will discuss his new book "Universal vs. Disney: The Unofficial Guide to American Them Parks' Greatest Rivalry," a comprehensive and entertaining account of how Universal Studios shook up the multi-billion dollar theme park industry long dominated by Walt Disney and his legacy. Q&A, book sales and siging will follow. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Allendale Branch Library 1130 South Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.ci.pasadena.ca.us.

Pasadena Jane Austen Reading Group

Lamanda Park Details: Reading and discussion of books. Audience: Adults. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107.

Armenian Storytime

Santa Catalina Details: Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena public library. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 E. Washington Blvd Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit 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, January 31, 2015, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Lakeshore Learning Store 3848 E. Foothill Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.lakeshorelearning.com.

Lunar New Year Festival

General activities and events Details: Celebrate the Year of the Sheep across Asia with a free day of performances, demonstrations, hands-on activities and gallery admission. Food trucks will be close by to satisfy hungry and thirsty visitors. The festival takes place inside the museum and in the tented parking lot, rain or shine. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. USC Pacific Asia Museum 46 N Los Robles Ave. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pacificasiamuseum.org.

Sensory Storytime

Central Details: This free, fun, interactive and educational program is designed for preschool age children with autism and sensory challenges. It combines books, songs, movement, sensory play and therapeutic activities that incorporate the five senses. If your child has difficulty sitting through one of the library’s traditional storytimes, this program may be just what you are looking for!  Registration is required.  To sign up call Marie Plug at (626) 744-4027. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM. Pasadena Public Library Children's Room 285 E. Walnut Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Helping Hands for Hand-Held Devices

General activities and events Details: Three Upcoming Saturdays: January 31, February 28 & March 28 2:00-4:00 pm Electronically savvy students from San Marino High School will be available on three upcoming Saturdays from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Crowell Public Library’s Thornton Room to help people figure out how to use their hand-held devices. People can sign up for any or all of the free sessions. Many people have iPods, Androids, tablets, iPhones, and other gadgets, but can’t figure out all of the features. The teen volunteers are fami… Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: free. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Crowell Public Library 1890 Huntington Drive San Marino, CA 91108. For more info visit crowellpubliclibrary.org.

West Pasadena Book Chat

Linda Vista Details: For more information (626) 744-7278. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Linda Vista Branch. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 3:00 PM. Linda Vista Branch 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Free Divorce Workshop

Central Details: Renata Cassiano Workshop for Amicable divorce services 626-351-1200 renata@adsfamilylaw.com. Audience: Adults. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

San Marino Music Center Recital--CANCELLED

Central Details: John Axume 626-300-0848 john@sanmarinomusiccenter.com. Audience: *All Ages. Saturday, January 31, 2015, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.sanmarinomusiccenter.com.

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, January 31, 2015, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. GRACE HALL 73 N. Hill Ave. in Pasadena Pasadena, CA. For more info visit pasadenaballroomdance.com.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Sunday, February 1, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Sunday, February 1, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Piano Recital

Central Details: Linjuan Zhu 626-356-4647. Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, February 1, 2015, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Mandarin Storytime

Hastings Details: Enjoy stories and songs for children in Mandarin (Bilingual). Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena public Library. Sunday, February 1, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Caltech Winter Chamber Music Series

General activities and events Details: Caltech Performing and Visual Arts, presents a Winter Chamber Music Series, directed by Delores Bing. EACH CONCERT IS A DIFFERENT PROGRAM. Caltech students will perform duos by Saint-Saëns and Milhaud, trios by Telemann, Beethoven, Schubert, and Rachmaninoff, quartets by Dvorak, Strauss, and Grieg, and quintets by Boccherini, Dvorak and Holst, and more! Concert dates are as follows: Saturday, January 24, 8:00 PM Sunday, January 25, 3:30 PM Friday, January 30, 8:00 PM and the Super Bowl… Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, February 1, 2015, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Dabney Lounge at Caltech 1200 E California Blvd Pasadena CA 91125.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. 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, February 2, 2015, 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.

Great Literature Discussion Group

Lamanda Park Details: Adults gather weekly to discuss the selected classic. For more information call (626) 744-7266. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

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: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 2:00 PM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Got Books?

Hastings Details: Practice your reading skills and enjoy literacy activities with students from La Salle High School. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Economic Development and Technology Committee

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Meets the 1st Monday of each month. For more information call 626-744-4660. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Monday, February 2, 2015, 4:15 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Conference Room S245/S246, 2nd Floor 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

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, February 2, 2015, 6:30 PM. Pasadena City Hall Council Chambers - Room 247 100 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Multiple Myeloma Support Group

Central Details: Larry D’Addario 626-351-9357 Sangabrielvalley.myeloma.org Larry9850@gmail.com. Audience: Adults. Monday, February 2, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Marvelous Monday Storytime

Hastings Details: Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, February 2, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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, February 3, 2015, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Villa Parke Center 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

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, February 3, 2015, 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 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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 9:20 AM – 9:50 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Job Ready

La Pintoresca Details: A professional job counselor from Women At Work will assist you in searching and preparing for a new job. Space is limited. All classes require reservations unless noted. Call (626) 744-7268 to make yours. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch 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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Hill Avenue Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 S Hill Ave Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Lamanda Park Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Villa Parke Community Branch 363 E. Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

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. Winter Session • January 13- March 17. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 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, February 3, 2015, 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.

Tuesday Musicale Classical Music Recital

Central Details: Trudi Anderson 626-578-0703 Trudiand2cl@yahoo.com. Audience: *All Ages. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Getting Started with African-American Genealogy

La Pintoresca Details: Exploring your African-American roots can be intimidating, but deeply rewarding. Adrian Foushee, will share tips on how he started and how you can begin your own family history. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Area African-American Genealogical Society. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Recreation and Parks Commission

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings on the first Tuesday. Call 626-744-4452 for more information. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 6:00 PM. City Yards – Second Floor, Training Room, Room 220 233 West Mountain St Pasadena, CA. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Covered California Enrollment Workshop and Your Benefits Explained Seminar

Central Details: Sherry Davis Johnson 626-641-0211 sherrydavisjohnson@outlook.com. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Book Chit Chat

Hastings Details: Join us for an evening of friendly conversation as we discuss the latest selection. Call for more information (626) 744-7262. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Human Relations Commission

City Council, Commissions & Committees Details: Regular meetings on the first Tuesday. For more information call 626-744-4234. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: City of Pasadena. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 6:30 PM. Jackie Robinson Center 1020 N. Fair Oaks Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Red Hen Press at Armory Center for the Arts

General activities and events Details: Come to a special reading featuring the voices of: Celeste Gainey, Verónica Reyes, Terry Wolverton, Kim Dower, and Eloise Klein Healy. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Armory Center for the Arts 145 N Raymond Ave Pasadena CA 91103. For more info visit redhen.org.

The Whipping Man

General activities and events Details: Stage and television star Charlie Robinson plays Simon in this Obie Award-winning drama The New York Times proclaimed “haunting and powerful.” In the aftermath of the civil war, a confederate captain and his two former slaves are drawn back to the ruins of their once grand estate. On the eve of the passover seder, they are haunted by their scarred pasts, hit with the reality of their uncertain future, and ultimately drawn together by the strength of family. Please be advised this production portra… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: $25-$125. Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Pasadena Playhouse 39 S El Molino Ave. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.org.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. 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. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 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.

Branch Storytimes

Allendale Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Allendale Branch 1130 S. Marengo Ave. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Santa Catalina Details: For Preschoolers Tuesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Santa Catalina 999 E. Washington blvd Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Hastings Details: For Preschoolers Wednesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

San Rafael Details: For Preschoolers Wednesdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.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: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Films for All Ages

Central Details: February Films Commemorating Romance, Presidential holidays, & African American Celebrations! 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. February 4 • Dave (1993) PG-13 February 11 • Romeo & Juliet (1968) PG February 18 • 10,000 Black Men Named George (2002) R February 25 • Now, Voyager (1942) NR. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 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 welcome. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Health Counseling & Screening Clinic

Central Details: Free Health Counseling by a Registered Nurse. No appointment necessary, first come, first served. First Wednesday of the month  (subject to change if near a holiday). Services: Personal health guidance Hypertension (high blood pressure) screening Diabetes risk assessment & screening Medical & social services referrals Health promotion literature & resources For more information, call 626-397-2581. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Huntington Memorial Hospital Community Outreach. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Main Hall 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.huntingtonhospital.com.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Leeme un cuento/Storytime in Spanish. Hora de cuentos en espanol

La Pintoresca Details: Lo invitamos a disfrutar de una hora de cuentos en familia donde usted puede echar a volar su imaginacion con historias en espanol, musica manualidades y mucho mas. Join us for Spanish Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Learn to Code

Central Details: Carlyn Maw 917-319-2883 Carlyn.maw@gmail.com. Audience: Teens. Adults. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Sun Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Lucha Libros Program

Central Details: For information contact AnnMarie Hurtado, 626-744-4725. Audience: Children. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

The Whipping Man

General activities and events Details: Stage and television star Charlie Robinson plays Simon in this Obie Award-winning drama The New York Times proclaimed “haunting and powerful.” In the aftermath of the civil war, a confederate captain and his two former slaves are drawn back to the ruins of their once grand estate. On the eve of the passover seder, they are haunted by their scarred pasts, hit with the reality of their uncertain future, and ultimately drawn together by the strength of family. Please be advised this production portra… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: $25-$125. Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Pasadena Playhouse 39 S El Molino Ave. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.org.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Valentines Crafts Extravaganza

Santa Catalina Details: Valentine crafts. Age Range: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Blvd Pasadena, CA 91104. 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, February 5, 2015, 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.

Branch StoryTimes

Lamanda Park Details: Infant and Toddler Storytime Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S. Altadena Dr. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

La Pintoresca Details: For Preschoolers Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Ave Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Branch Storytimes

Linda Vista Details: For Preschoolers Thursdays. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch 1281 Bryant street Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

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, February 5, 2015, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.meetup.com.

Spanish Conversation Group

San Rafael Details: Spanish Conversation Group. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

LA Law Librarian in Law Room

Central Details: Free weekly service with legal research specialists (not attorneys) to help you answer legal questions. Provided by LA Law Library. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: LA Law Library, Pasadena Public library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 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: San Rafael Kntting Group. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

John Abrams’ Animal Magic

Lamanda Park Details: Join us for a wild adventure! You’ll laugh and scream with John’s zany blend of magic, comedy, music and live exotic pets in an entertainment experience guaranteed to amaze the entire family! Audience: *All Ages. Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 South Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Family Fun Films

Villa Parke Community Center Details: For movie title call (626) 744-6510. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Branch 363 E. Villa St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Facing Eviction

Central Details: One-on-one eviction defense consultation by an attorney. Learn what to expect the day of the trial. Assistance limited to eviction cases filed in the Pasadena Courthouse. To sign up call (213) 385-2977 x 402. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Public Counsel Law Center, Pasadena Public Library, LA Law Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Central Library/Genealogy Room 285 E Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.publiccounsel.org.

Family Storytime

Lamanda Park Details: Storytime. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. 140 S. Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Valentines Crafts Extravaganza

La Pintoresca Details: Valentine crafts. Age Range: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, Ca 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Valentines Crafts Extravaganza

Hastings Details: Valentine crafts. Age Range: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Blvd 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, February 5, 2015, 4:00 PM. City of Pasadena Permit Center Hearing Room 175 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Nutrition Education

General activities and events Details: Join the Nutrition and Physical Activity Program in a series of five fun and skill based weekly classes, focusing on a healthier lifestyle with food and fitness. Classes are offered in English and Spanish. Participants will receive free resources and healthy food tastings at each class. *Every Thursday from January 8th - February 5th (6:00 - 7:30). Audience: Adults. Cost: FREE. Sponsors: Nutrition and Physical Activity Program, Pasadena Public Health Department. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Pasadena Public Health Department 1845 N Fair Oaks Ave 2nd Floor Room 2407 Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Preparing for Private High School/ Preparing for High Scool Life

Hastings Details: Speaker series presented by Dan Bodwell, Associate Director of Admissions, Maranatha High School and held at Hastings Branch Library. For students 6th grade and up. Reservations are required. Call (626) 744-7262 to sign up. Preparing for High School Life Students will learn about the different aspects of high school life from emotional, social, and academic perspectives. highlights will include ways to engage in extra-curricular activities, handling teacher expectations and ways to deal with social chal… Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Maranatha High School and pasadena Public Library. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E. Orange Grove blvd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Whipping Man

General activities and events Details: Stage and television star Charlie Robinson plays Simon in this Obie Award-winning drama The New York Times proclaimed “haunting and powerful.” In the aftermath of the civil war, a confederate captain and his two former slaves are drawn back to the ruins of their once grand estate. On the eve of the passover seder, they are haunted by their scarred pasts, hit with the reality of their uncertain future, and ultimately drawn together by the strength of family. Please be advised this production portra… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: $25-$125. Thursday, February 5, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Pasadena Playhouse 39 S El Molino Ave. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.org.

Art Exhibit featuring Artist Luis Ituarte

Hastings Details: “Art lives in human culture and it is with my art that I try to explain who I am in that culture. My intent is to create by reviewing history, observing nature’s ways and participating in the politics of culture as a process to invite transformation for the best possible future.”. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Black History Month Display

Hastings Details: A historical view of African-American families as seen through African-American literature and the Civil Rights Movement. Age Range: All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015. Hastings Branch 3325 East Orange Grove Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91107. 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, February 6, 2015, 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.

2015 Development Application Workshop

Central Details: Marlene McDonough 916-651-3104 mmcdonough@treasurer.ca.gov. Audience: Adults. Friday, February 6, 2015, 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

eStorytime

Central Details: Join us for a storytime with a twist! We'll have fun sharing stories, songs and apps on the big screen. For ages 3-5 years with a parent or caregiver. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Central Library/Children's Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Friends of the Pasadena Public Library Bookstore

Central Details: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-4p.m Central Library. Audience: *All Ages. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Central Library 285 East Walnut St. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit www.friendsppl.org.

Free First Fridays

General activities and events Details: Free admission to current exhibitions on first Friday of every month. Audience: *All Ages. Children. Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $0. Friday, February 6, 2015, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 E Union Street Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

The Courage to Write Writing Workshop

La Pintoresca Details: Join author Esther Bradley-De Tally in finding your own voice as she walks you through the process of writing. To sign up call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 N Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Learning English

General activities and events Details: Six Fridays: February 6, 13, 20, 27 & March 6, 13 If you or somebody you know is a beginner in English, and wants to improve, this free six week class will help all participants make progress. Richard Bourell, creator of a 20 DVD set of English instruction and accompanying workbooks, will lead the class. His method is to concentrate on listening and conversation skills so that students can interact in English, building vocabulary and confidence. The class will not dwell on grammar, but will encourage s… Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: free. Sponsors: Crowell Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Crowell Public Library 1890 Huntington Drive San Marino, CA 91108. For more info visit crowellpubliclibrary.org.

Santa Catalina Friday Film

Santa Catalina Details: Celebrate the season of love with two movies where one iconic couple inspires the romance between two complete strangers, with the help of a radio program and a young boy’s wish. Friday, February 6 • 2:30 p.m. • An Affair to Remember Friday, February 20 • 2:30 p.m. • Sleepless in Seattle. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Open Computer Lab Time

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Learn how to use the keyboard, mouse, word processing, Internet, email and social networking sites. Call 626-744-6510 for reservations. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Friday, February 6, 2015, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

The Whipping Man

General activities and events Details: Stage and television star Charlie Robinson plays Simon in this Obie Award-winning drama The New York Times proclaimed “haunting and powerful.” In the aftermath of the civil war, a confederate captain and his two former slaves are drawn back to the ruins of their once grand estate. On the eve of the passover seder, they are haunted by their scarred pasts, hit with the reality of their uncertain future, and ultimately drawn together by the strength of family. Please be advised this production portra… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: $25-$125. Friday, February 6, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Pasadena Playhouse 39 S El Molino Ave. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.org.