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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, July 22, 2014, 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, July 22, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:20 AM – 9:50 AM. Pasadena Central Library Story Room 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Kids' Week at Vroman's Bookstore

Arts and Culture Details: Each day this week will be filled with fun arts, crafts, games, and special guest presentations or activities. Featured guests & activities include Artapalooza!! Sun Prints with bookbinding, author Arree Chung presents and signs Ninja, a visit from the Los Angeles Zoo, and more! Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 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.  Summer Session • June 15 - August 23 For more information call 626-744-7264. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Dr Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Villa Parke Community Center Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM. Villa Parke Branch Library 363 E Villa St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Preschool Storytime

Villa Parke Community Center Details: Come join us as we read your favorite children books and show scholastic movies. Weekly.  Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 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, July 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.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Hastings Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Hill Avenue Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:00 PM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pause for Pastels and Poetry Art Program

Santa Catalina Details: Choose a topic to write about, inspired by a color from the pastel palette, then create and illustrate your piece with the pastel. The end results will be exciting and unique! Presented by Marilyn LaGrone Amaral. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104.

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, July 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.

Manga/Anime Drawing Workshop

La Pintoresca Details: Learn to draw and ink your favorite Manga/Anime character! Taught by Janell Mithani. Call (626) 744-7268 to register. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. 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, July 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.

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, July 22, 2014, 6:30 PM. Hale Building Hearing Room #120 175 N. Garfield Ave. Pasadena, CA 91109. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Author Event - Wilton Barnhart

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Wilton Barnhart as he discusses & signs Lookaway Lookaway. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

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, July 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.

Pasadena ACT

Central Details: Elbie J. Hickambottom Jr. 323-254-6700 ehickambottom@gmail.com. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

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, July 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, July 23, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

Kids' Week at Vroman's Bookstore

Arts and Culture Details: Each day this week will be filled with fun arts, crafts, games, and special guest presentations or activities. Featured guests & activities include Artapalooza!! Sun Prints with bookbinding, author Arree Chung presents and signs Ninja, a visit from the Los Angeles Zoo, and more! Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM. Allendale Branch Library 1130 S Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA 91106-4224. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

San Rafael Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA 91105. 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. Summer Session • July 2 - August 20. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library | Santa Catalina. Wednesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.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, July 23, 2014, 1:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Santa Catalina Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:00 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Summer Films for All Ages

Central Details: 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. Cartoon shorts followed by the featured films July 2 • Drums Along the Mohawk (1939) NR July 9 • UP (2009) PG July 16 • Paulie (1998) PG July 23 • Meet the Robinsons (2007) G July 30 • Planes (2013) PG. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 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, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Allendale Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM. Allendale Branch 1130 South Marengo Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pause for Pastels and Poetry Art Program

Santa Catalina Details: Choose a topic to write about, inspired by a color from the pastel palette, then create and illustrate your piece with the pastel. The end results will be exciting and unique! Presented by Marilyn LaGrone Amaral. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104.

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, July 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, July 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Graphic Novel Book Club

Central Details: Celebrate the 75th anniversary of Batman with a Batman craft. Check out selected Bat-books or bring your own favorite to the meeting. Call (626) 744-4066 option 4 to sign up. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. 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, July 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.

Caped Crusader Crafts

Central Details: Create Bat signals for contacting the Dark Knight and buttons to wear with pride in honor of Batman’s 75th anniversary. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 5:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library West Patio 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit 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, July 23, 2014, 6:30 PM. City Hall Council Chambers 100 N Garfield Ave Pasadena CA. For more info visit ww2.cityofpasadena.net.

Author Event - Susan Coll

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Susan Coll as she discusses & signs The Stager. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Alpha Marriage Enrichment

General activities and events Details: ALPHA MARRIAGE DVD SERIES from England. Tables for two (husband and wife) for private communication. Free dinner at 6:00 pm for whole family. Nursery care. Kids VBS JUNGLE SAFARI for ages 3-12. Weekly. Audience: Adults. Cost: $20 per couple for books. Sponsors: Living Waters Church. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Living Waters Church, 835 Hastings Ranch Dr, Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.livingwaters.org.

Anger Management

General activities and events Details: Anger Management Support Groups for indviduals, couples and teens looking for ways to manage stress and communicate more effectively. Weekly on Wednesday. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $35. Sponsors: Daybreak Counseling Service. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 32 S. Raymond Ave. Suite #B Pasadena CA. 91105. For more info visit www.daybreakservices.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, July 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.

Learn To Code With US, Like the Hero of Our 2014 One City, One Story

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. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Peter Pan

Arts and Culture Details: The Drama Committee of First United Methodist Church of Pasadena invites you to Peter Pan based on the play by Sir James M. Barrie Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Music by Morris "Moose" Charlap Additional Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and Additional Music by Jule Styne. performed courtesy of Music Theater International. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Music Theater International. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. First United Methodist Church 500 E. Colorado, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit fumcpasadena.org.

International Soccer: LA Galaxy vs. Manchester United

Central Arroyo Calendar Projected Attendance: 80,000. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:30 PM. Rose Bowl Stadium.

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, July 24, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

Kids' Week at Vroman's Bookstore

Arts and Culture Details: Each day this week will be filled with fun arts, crafts, games, and special guest presentations or activities. Featured guests & activities include Artapalooza!! Sun Prints with bookbinding, author Arree Chung presents and signs Ninja, a visit from the Los Angeles Zoo, and more! Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Bubblemania

Central Details: Watch shimmering waves of soap film become rainbow bubbles and other fun shapes. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. 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. Summer Session • June 15 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

La Pintoresca Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 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. Summer Session • June 26 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch Library 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Linda Vista Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 1:00 PM. Linda Vista Branch 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit 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, July 24, 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, July 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.

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, July 24, 2014, 2:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Curiosity Machine

Central Details: Check out the cool science and engineering work done by participants in the summer Curiosity Machine workshop, with a fun video screening. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Lamanda Park Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 3:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 South Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pause for Pastels and Poetry Art Program

Santa Catalina Details: Choose a topic to write about, inspired by a color from the pastel palette, then create and illustrate your piece with the pastel. The end results will be exciting and unique! Presented by Marilyn LaGrone Amaral. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Santa Catalina Branch 999 East Washington Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91104.

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, July 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, July 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.

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, July 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.

Creep, Crawl Slither and Slide

La Pintoresca Details: See, hear and maybe even touch a creepy, crawly creature. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Eaton Canyon Nature Center. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 3:30 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Fingerprint Art

Hastings Details: Create amazing animal art—with your own fingerprints. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 4:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. 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, July 24, 2014, 4:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Tuneful Thursdays--Summer Acoustic Series

Central Details: Music on a warm summer afternoon, with a variety of musicians from all over Southern California. This week's featured artist will be Ed Tree Espress Yourself is co-sponsoring these events and will be open. Audience: *All Ages. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library East Patio 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Easy Come Easy Glow Beauty Suite

General activities and events Details: Le Mieux is a skincare product company favored by numerous Hollywood A-list makeup artists and actresses. This is a free and fun event where you will be pampered and relaxing after a long day. You will receive skin analysis and sample our award-winning anti-aging products based on your skin condition. There is no obligations and complimentary food and beverages will be available. Every guest will receive a special gift bag at the end of the day. To RSVP, please call 888-327-8188 before July 18. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Le Mieux Cosmetics. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Bielle Institute 760 East Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.lemieuxcosmetics.com.

Old Pasadena Film Festival

Arts and Culture Details: The Old Pasadena Film Festival, a month-long, free movie series, featuring 23 screenings in predominantly outdoor locations returns July 5 – 27. This annual summer film program celebrates motion picture in all of its forms offering a variety of audience-pleasing movie titles and genres.  SATURDAY, JULY 5 Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (1978) – 83 min Central Park, 275 S. Raymond Ave. – 7:00PM Music+Food; 8:30PM Film Moonrise Kingdom (2012) – 94 min One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley 8:30PM… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Old Pasadena Management District. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. 5 different venues Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.oldpasadena.org.

Bungalow Heaven: Preserving a Neighborhood, a Documentary

Central Details: Pasadena’s “Bungalow Heaven” was the first historic landmark district in Pasadena, and the United States! Joaquin Montalvan’s documentary reveals the hard fought struggle that took place to preserve this unique and highly coveted neighborhood. Q & A will follow. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

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. Audience: Teens. Adults. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E. Orange Grove Passadena CA 91107.

Peter Pan

Arts and Culture Details: The Drama Committee of First United Methodist Church of Pasadena invites you to Peter Pan based on the play by Sir James M. Barrie Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Music by Morris "Moose" Charlap Additional Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and Additional Music by Jule Styne. performed courtesy of Music Theater International. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Music Theater International. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. First United Methodist Church 500 E. Colorado, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit fumcpasadena.org.

Henson Alternative's Puppet Up! Uncensored

Arts and Culture Details: July 24 - 26, 2014 Following highly successful 2013 seasons in both Edinburgh and Toronto, the grown-ups wing of The Jim Henson Company hit Australia in 2014 with their live show that lets loose the perilous and provocative elements of comedy on stage with a bunch of fine-looking puppets. A night of major laughs, not for minors. Tickets may be purchased online or by calling (626) 356-7529. *Code EL20 is valid for 20% off tickets to Henson Alternative's PUPPET UP! - UNCENSORED. Offer expires Sun.… Audience: Adults. Cost: $30 - $75. Sponsors: Pasadena Playhouse. Thursday, July 24, 2014, 8:00 PM. The Pasadena Playhouse 39 S. El Molino Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.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. Friday, July 25, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Friday, July 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley 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, July 25, 2014, 10:00 AM. La Pintoresca Branch Library 1355 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Kids' Week at Vroman's Bookstore

Arts and Culture Details: Each day this week will be filled with fun arts, crafts, games, and special guest presentations or activities. Featured guests & activities include Artapalooza!! Sun Prints with bookbinding, author Arree Chung presents and signs Ninja, a visit from the Los Angeles Zoo, and more! Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Friday, July 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

French Language for Travelers

Hastings Details: Traveling Tips: Traveling to France? Learn tips, dos and don’ts to make your trip a success. Call 626-744-7076 to sign up. Audience: Teens. Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Alliance Francaise de Pasadena. Friday, July 25, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 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. Friday, July 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.

Old Pasadena Film Festival

Arts and Culture Details: The Old Pasadena Film Festival, a month-long, free movie series, featuring 23 screenings in predominantly outdoor locations returns July 5 – 27. This annual summer film program celebrates motion picture in all of its forms offering a variety of audience-pleasing movie titles and genres.  SATURDAY, JULY 5 Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (1978) – 83 min Central Park, 275 S. Raymond Ave. – 7:00PM Music+Food; 8:30PM Film Moonrise Kingdom (2012) – 94 min One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley 8:30PM… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Old Pasadena Management District. Friday, July 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. 5 different venues Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.oldpasadena.org.

Peter Pan

Arts and Culture Details: The Drama Committee of First United Methodist Church of Pasadena invites you to Peter Pan based on the play by Sir James M. Barrie Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Music by Morris "Moose" Charlap Additional Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and Additional Music by Jule Styne. performed courtesy of Music Theater International. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Music Theater International. Friday, July 25, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. First United Methodist Church 500 E. Colorado, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit fumcpasadena.org.

Henson Alternative's Puppet Up! Uncensored

Arts and Culture Details: July 24 - 26, 2014 Following highly successful 2013 seasons in both Edinburgh and Toronto, the grown-ups wing of The Jim Henson Company hit Australia in 2014 with their live show that lets loose the perilous and provocative elements of comedy on stage with a bunch of fine-looking puppets. A night of major laughs, not for minors. Tickets may be purchased online or by calling (626) 356-7529. *Code EL20 is valid for 20% off tickets to Henson Alternative's PUPPET UP! - UNCENSORED. Offer expires Sun.… Audience: Adults. Cost: $30 - $75. Sponsors: Pasadena Playhouse. Friday, July 25, 2014, 8:00 PM. The Pasadena Playhouse 39 S. El Molino Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.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, July 26, 2014, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Victory Park 2575 Paloma St. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenafarmersmarket.org.

Art Class

Arts and Culture Details: Free classes weekly on Saturday for children and adults interested in learning about the colorful aspects of art and the world of imagination. Art lessons are age appropriate for kids and adults. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley Pasadena CA 91101.

National Dance Day

Arts and Culture Details: We will be offering free to low-cost dance classes to the community in celebration of National Dance Day. Come dance with Pasadena's hidden treasure. Pasadena Dance Theatre (PDT). Audience: *All Ages. Cost: by donation. Sponsors: Pasadena Dance Theatre. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 1985 E. Locust Street Pasadena, CA 91107.

National Dance Day

General activities and events Details: Dance the day away at Kidspace’s celebration of National Dance Day! Enjoy live performances by the LA Dancers & Choreographers, celebrate free-style in the amphitheater during the Kidspace Dance Party, participate in a group friendship dance, and learn some new moves from professional performers! Explore the ballerina art of Edgar Degas and try your hand at dance-inspired art, help create a group mural to music in the style of Jackson Pollock, and make a percussion instrument of your own. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Kidspace Children's Museum. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM. Kidspace Children's Museum 480 North Arroyo Blvd Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.kidspacemuseum.org.

Dave Skale the Magician “In Search of … Big Paw"

Central Details: The mythical creature “Big Paw” is hiding at the library, but where? Dave Skale solves the mystery using his magical skills. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. 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, July 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.

Parents Day Ceremony

City Special Events Office Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. City Hall.

Parents Day Ceremony

City Special Events Office Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. City Hall.

The Pasadena Novel, Memoir and Short Story Critique Group

San Rafael Details: To promote, support and encourage writers. For more information please contact Steven Browne at 818-429-0003. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Novel, Memoir and Short Story Critique. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:15 AM – 12:45 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91105.

Hill Avenue Branch Library Gardening Club Special

Hill Avenue Details: Found a super-delicious tomato, squash or bean you'd like to grow in next year's garden?  Master Gardener Yvonne Savio will explain how to save and sow the seeds. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:30 AM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Armenian Storytime

Santa Catalina Details: Join storyteller Helda Khajerian for stories in the Armenian language - and make a craft to take home. Monthly on the last Saturday. For more information call 626-744-7272. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 11:00 AM. Santa Catalina Branch Library 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, July 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.

Chris Holden Block Party

City Special Events Office Saturday, July 26, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Jackson b/w El Molino and Los Robles.

Author Event - Brian Won

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Brian Won as he presents & signs Hooray for Hat. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

In Dialogue: June Wayne and the Rise of Women Artists @ PMCA

Arts and Culture Details: Presented in conjunction with the Southern California Women's Caucus for Art (SCWCA), this panel discussion focuses on June Wayne, her inspiring legacy, and issues facing contemporary women artists today. Moderated by curator Betty Ann Brown, panelists include artist-educator Ruth Weisberg, artist and SCWCA President Cheryl Bookout, and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena artists Suvan Geer and Christine Nguyen. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free with admission and free to PMCA members. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

French Language for Travelers

Hastings Details: Helpful Phrases: Learn helpful phrases to use when traveling in France. Call 626-744-7076 to sign up. Audience: Teens. Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Alliance Francaise de Pasadena. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Hastings Branch 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pause for Crafts

Hill Avenue Details: Join us and make an animal-related art project. All materials provided. Presented by artist Margot Dyches. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106.

Children’s Authors Special in support of the Institute for Families

Central Details: Danielle Leibovici 757-373-4402 underthetreebooks@yahoo.com. Audience: *All Ages. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Sword Fighting

Central Details: The Swordscholar Program works with medieval researchers and martial artists throughout the world to recreate medieval combat as a serious martial art. Learn German and Italian long sword styles, sword and shield, polearms, dagger, medieval grappling and more!  Call (626) 744-4066, option 4 to register. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library West Lawn 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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, July 26, 2014, 3:00 PM. Santa Catalina Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104. For more info visit emergingurbanpoets.blogspot.com.

Author Event - Jeri Westerson

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Jeri Westerson as she discusses & signs Cup of Blood. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 5:30 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

The Un-Royal Ball

Arts and Culture Details: We are purveyors of gut-busting interactive dinner shows. While our gourmet chefs serve you a four-course dinner to fatten-up your belly, our experienced roster of actors will deliver a performance that is sure to make any belly burst with laughter. Bring your appetite and your funny bone and join us for an evening of fun and entertainment. 888.960.3997. Audience: Adults. Cost: $59.95; varies. Sponsors: Belly Laugh Productions. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Courtyard by Marriott 180 N Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit www.bellylaughproductions.com.

Dog Days of Summer

General activities and events Details: Celebrate the “Dog Days of Summer” with the Pasadena Animal League of the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA. Guests will enjoy a midsummer evening filled with cocktails, al fresco dinner, auction, intimate concert and tail-wagging fun. The gala event will take place at a private club in Pasadena that provides the perfect backdrop for this casual summer event. Celebrated songwriter/performer and Lubbock, Texas native Mac Davis will headline the evening's entertainment. All proceeds will support the new spa… Audience: Adults. Cost: $250 per person. Sponsors: Pasadena Animal League. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. A private club in Pasadena.

Old Pasadena Film Festival

Arts and Culture Details: The Old Pasadena Film Festival, a month-long, free movie series, featuring 23 screenings in predominantly outdoor locations returns July 5 – 27. This annual summer film program celebrates motion picture in all of its forms offering a variety of audience-pleasing movie titles and genres.  SATURDAY, JULY 5 Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (1978) – 83 min Central Park, 275 S. Raymond Ave. – 7:00PM Music+Food; 8:30PM Film Moonrise Kingdom (2012) – 94 min One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley 8:30PM… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Old Pasadena Management District. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. 5 different venues Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.oldpasadena.org.

Peter Pan

Arts and Culture Details: The Drama Committee of First United Methodist Church of Pasadena invites you to Peter Pan based on the play by Sir James M. Barrie Lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Music by Morris "Moose" Charlap Additional Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green and Additional Music by Jule Styne. performed courtesy of Music Theater International. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Music Theater International. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. First United Methodist Church 500 E. Colorado, Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit fumcpasadena.org.

Henson Alternative's Puppet Up! Uncensored

Arts and Culture Details: July 24 - 26, 2014 Following highly successful 2013 seasons in both Edinburgh and Toronto, the grown-ups wing of The Jim Henson Company hit Australia in 2014 with their live show that lets loose the perilous and provocative elements of comedy on stage with a bunch of fine-looking puppets. A night of major laughs, not for minors. Tickets may be purchased online or by calling (626) 356-7529. *Code EL20 is valid for 20% off tickets to Henson Alternative's PUPPET UP! - UNCENSORED. Offer expires Sun.… Audience: Adults. Cost: $30 - $75. Sponsors: Pasadena Playhouse. Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 PM. The Pasadena Playhouse 39 S. El Molino Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.pasadenaplayhouse.org.

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, July 26, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. GRACE HALL 73 N. Hill Ave. in Pasadena Pasadena, CA. For more info visit pasadenaballroomdance.com.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Sunday, July 27, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

Jazz in the Rainforest

Central Details: No details available. By invitation only. Audience: *All Ages. Sunday, July 27, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Local Author Day - Don Baird and Michael W. Monk

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Don Baird as he discusses and signs Haiku: The Interior & Exterior of Being and Michael W. Monk as he discusses and signs The Tragedy of Orenthal, Prince of Brentwood. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Sunday, July 27, 2014, 4:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Old Pasadena Film Festival

Arts and Culture Details: The Old Pasadena Film Festival, a month-long, free movie series, featuring 23 screenings in predominantly outdoor locations returns July 5 – 27. This annual summer film program celebrates motion picture in all of its forms offering a variety of audience-pleasing movie titles and genres.  SATURDAY, JULY 5 Attack of the Killer Tomatoes (1978) – 83 min Central Park, 275 S. Raymond Ave. – 7:00PM Music+Food; 8:30PM Film Moonrise Kingdom (2012) – 94 min One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley 8:30PM… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Old Pasadena Management District. Sunday, July 27, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM. 5 different venues Pasadena CA. For more info visit www.oldpasadena.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. Monday, July 28, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Monday, July 28, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

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, July 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.

Kid's Summer Cinema

La Pintoresca Details: For movie title call (626) 744-7268. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, July 28, 2014, 1:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. 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, July 28, 2014, 2:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Library 140 S Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Carnival of the Animals

San Rafael Details: Hear the parade of animals from paws to claws with Camille Saint-Saens’ best loved work. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Monday, July 28, 2014, 2:00 PM. San Rafael Branch 1240 Nithsdale Road Pasadena, CA 91105. 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, July 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, July 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, July 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.

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, July 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.

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, July 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.

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, July 28, 2014, 7:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.

Author Event - Deborah Harkness

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Deborah Harkness as she discusses & signs The Book of Life. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Monday, July 28, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Welcome To Theadoraland

Arts and Culture Details: "Welcome to Theadoraland" the event title that coincides with the upcoming album release for punk band "The Theadora Kelly Project," as they kick off their July residency at The Boulevard Bar in Pasadena. Every Monday night starting at 8:00 pm. Opening act "Yours Cruelly" kicks off the night from 8:00 - 8:30, then karaoke until 10:00 pm. The Theadora Kelly Project takes the stage at 10:00 for a powerful hour long set not to be missed. Free show, 21+ one drink minimum. Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: The Theadora Kelly Project, Not Dead Yet Records, The Boulevard Bar, TKP Films, Inc. Monday, July 28, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. The Boulevard 3199 E Foothill Blvd Pasadena, California 91107. For more info visit www.facebook.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, July 29, 2014, 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, July 29, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 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, July 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.  Summer Session • June 15 - August 23 For more information call 626-744-7264. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Tuesday, July 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, July 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.  Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 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, July 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, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 19. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Central Library. Tuesday, July 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, July 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, July 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, July 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, July 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, July 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, July 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.

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, July 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.

Music Mobile/Instrument Petting Zoo

Central Details: Meet the musical instruments used in the orchestra including strings, brass, woodwinds and percussion. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Pasadena Conservatory of Music. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 3:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Australian Dot Painting

Hastings Details: Explore the unique dot painting art of the Australian Aboriginal desert people, then create your own piece. Led by Janell Mithani. Class size is limited to 15.Call (626) 744-7262 to sign up. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 4:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Red Hen Reading at the Annenberg Community Beach House

Arts and Culture Details: Come and experience another great Red Hen reading at the Annenberg Community Beach House featuring: Garrett Hongo received his MFA in English from the University of California at Irvine. His collections of poetry include Coral Road: Poems(Alfred A. Knopf, 2011);The River of Heaven (1988), which was the Lamont Poetry Selection of The Academy of American Poets and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He is currently Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Oregon at Eugene, where he directed the… Audience: Adults. Cost: Free. Parking is $3/hour and $12/day. Sponsors: Red Hen Press. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Annenberg Community Beach House 415 Pacific Coast Hwy Santa Monica CA. For more info visit redhen.org.

Author Event - Chelsie Hill & Jessica Love

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Chelsie Hill & Jessica Love as they discuss & sign Push Girl. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

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, July 29, 2014, 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 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, July 30, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 30, 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. Summer Session • July 2 - August 20. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library | Santa Catalina. Wednesday, July 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.

Monopoly Tournament

Central Details: Stay out of jail and test your skills at the annual Teen Monopoly Tournament, with two 90-minute rounds. Lunch and refreshments will be served. First, second, and third place prizes will be awarded. Official Monopoly rules apply. Registration is required. Call (626) 744-4766 to register. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:30 AM. Pasadena Central Library West Patio 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 11:00 AM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale RD Pasadena, CA 91105. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.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, July 30, 2014, 1:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Summer Films for All Ages

Central Details: 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. Cartoon shorts followed by the featured films July 2 • Drums Along the Mohawk (1939) NR July 9 • UP (2009) PG July 16 • Paulie (1998) PG July 23 • Meet the Robinsons (2007) G July 30 • Planes (2013) PG. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Friends of the Pasadena Public Library. Wednesday, July 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, July 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, July 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

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, July 30, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch 1355 North Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Author Event - Desiree Zamorano

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Desiree Zamorano as she discusses & signs The Amado Women. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Alpha Marriage Enrichment

General activities and events Details: ALPHA MARRIAGE DVD SERIES from England. Tables for two (husband and wife) for private communication. Free dinner at 6:00 pm for whole family. Nursery care. Kids VBS JUNGLE SAFARI for ages 3-12. Weekly. Audience: Adults. Cost: $20 per couple for books. Sponsors: Living Waters Church. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Living Waters Church, 835 Hastings Ranch Dr, Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit www.livingwaters.org.

Anger Management

General activities and events Details: Anger Management Support Groups for indviduals, couples and teens looking for ways to manage stress and communicate more effectively. Weekly on Wednesday. Audience: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Cost: $35. Sponsors: Daybreak Counseling Service. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 32 S. Raymond Ave. Suite #B Pasadena CA. 91105. For more info visit www.daybreakservices.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, July 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.

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, July 31, 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.

Summer Art Camp

Arts and Culture Details: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery invites students of all ages to Art Classes to help them explore their creative imaginations. We have instructors helping students based on their class requirements and we maintain small class sizes, so each pupil receives the personal attention necessary for their artistic growth. We design packages based on parents demand for their kids in which students can explore a number of techniques, including drawing, pens, colors, watercolor and acrylic colors. Each student… Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Starting from $50.00. Sponsors: Mithila Nepal Art Gallery, Janakpur Handicraft Center. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Mithila Nepal Art Gallery 465 Converse Alley pasadena CA 91101.

One World Rhythm

Central Details: Discover your inner rhythm come while enjoying listening and playing percussion instruments. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. 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, July 31, 2014, 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM. San Rafael Branch Library 1240 Nithsdale Rd Pasadena, CA 91024.

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. Summer Session • June 15 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Lamanda Park Branch. Thursday, July 31, 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. Summer Session • June 17 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 31, 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. Summer Session • June 26 - August 23. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:30 AM. Linda Vista Branch Library 1281 Bryant Street Pasadena CA 91103. For more info visit www.cityofpasadena.net.

Exhibitions: June Wayne and Time, Space & Matter

Arts and Culture Details: June Wayne: Paintings, Prints, and Tapestries and Time, Space & Matter: Five Installations Exploring Natural Phenomena are the exhibitions at PMCA May 4–August 31, 2014. Wednesday–Sunday, 12–5pm; third Thursday of every month, 5–8pm The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day. Audience: Adults. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students. Sponsors: Pasadena Museum of California Art. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Pasadena Museum of California Art 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit pmcaonline.org.

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, July 31, 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, July 31, 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.

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, July 31, 2014, 2:00 PM. Villa Parke Community Center Library 363 East Villa Street Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Pasadena’s Cultural Opportunities Showcase

Central Details: No details available. Audience: *All Ages. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Auditorium 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

KNOT It

Hill Avenue Details: Knotting, or macramé has seen a revival, with friendship bracelets, the Shamballa and other designer macramé jewelry. Learn how! Led by Barbara Wong. Call (626) 744-7264 to register. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Hill Branch. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 3:00 PM. Hill Avenue Branch 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106. 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, July 31, 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, July 31, 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, July 31, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Lamanda Park Branch Libary 140 S Altadena DR Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Animal Adventures @ Hastings

Hastings Details: Hop on down to see some of the cute, fantastic, historical and odd bunny items from the rabbit themed Pasadena Bunny Museum. Then enjoy bunny crafts. Audience: Children. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library, Kidspace Children’s Museum. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 4:00 PM. Hastings Branch Library 3325 E Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Game Maker

La Pintoresca Details: Learn to create and design simple computer and videogame programs with digital artist Ean Moore.  Call (626) 744-7268 to sign up. Audience: Teens. Cost: Free. Sponsors: La Pintoresca Branch Library. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 4:00 PM. La Pintoresca Branch Library Technology Learning Center 1355 N Raymond AVE Pasadena, CA 91103. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Tuneful Thursdays--Summer Acoustic Series

Central Details: Music on a warm summer afternoon, with a variety of musicians from all over Southern California This week's featured artists will be Chauncey Bowers, Lisa Turner and Donna Lynn Caskey http://straytrombone.com/ . http://www.reverbnation.com/lisaturner http://www.donnalynncaskey.com/ Espress Yourself is co-sponsoring these events and will be open. Audience: *All Ages. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library East Patio 285 E. Walnut St. Pasadena CA 91101.

Herd Networking Social

General activities and events Details: We’ve locked in their private bowling alley to host LA’s driven Young Pros. The private room features seven VIP Lanes, a private bar, an exclusive menu, pool tables, a lounge and more. Bowlmor Pasadena will be premiering their new Happy Hour at our event. Specials include $3 domestics, $4 wells, and $5 house wine all night long. A ticket gets you unlimited bowling and shoes for the night. As always, there will be giveaways throughout the night. What to wear: Unbutton your collars for this one. Mak… Audience: Adults. Cost: $10 pre-sale, $16 at the door. Sponsors: Herd. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Bowlmor Pasadena 3545 E Foothill Blvd Pasadena, CA 91107. For more info visit herdnetworkingsocial.eventbrite.com.

Noir California – The Masters of 20th Century Crime Fiction

Central Details: Local crime novelists will discuss 20th Century Crime Fiction in California, including Denise Hamilton, author of los angeles noir & los angeles noir 2; Julie Rivett, editor of Return of the Thin Man; Judith Freeman, author of The Long Embrace: Raymond Chandler and the Woman He Loved; and Tom Nolan, author of Ross Macdonald: A Biography. Reception 6 p.m. • Panel Discussion & Q & A 7-8:30 p.m. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Pasadena Central Library DRW Auditorium 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.

Author Event - Desiree Zamorano

Arts and Culture Details: Vroman's Bookstore proudly presents Dr. James Penner as he discusses and signs The Harvard Years of Timothy Leary: Early Writings on LSD and Psilocybin with Richard Alpert, Huston Smith, Ralph Metzner, and Others. Audience: *All Ages. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Vroman's Bookstore. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 7:00 PM. Vroman's Bookstore 695 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101. For more info visit www.vromansbookstore.com.

Claws to Read

Central Details: Join us for the summer series of YA Books Café with discussions, themed snacks and games.  Need the books?  Pick up a copy and register at (626) 744-4066, option 4. For Teens and Adults. Wednesday, June 11 • 7 p.m. • The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Thursday, June 26 • 7 p.m. • A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness Wednesday, July 16 • 7 p.m. • Seraphina by Rachel Hartman Thursday, July 31 • 7 p.m. • Everlost by Neal Shusterman. Audience: Teens. Adults. Cost: Free. Sponsors: Pasadena Public Library. Thursday, July 31, 2014, 7:00 PM. Pasadena Central Library Children’s Story Room 285 E Walnut St Pasadena CA 91101. For more info visit cityofpasadena.net.