LOCAL EVENTS: Westwood - Brentwood
Featured Local Schools
Celebrate the Season
Worth the Drive
LOCAL EVENTS: Santa Monica - Venice
November 5 - December 22, 2013
Audrey Skirball Kenis Theater, Geffen Playhouse, 10886 Le Conte Avenue, Westwood
Invite death to come out and play in a creepy creation from Teller and performer/co-creator Todd Robbins who hosts a mesmerizing and terrorizing look at life, death and the horrific wonder between. Weaving together storytelling, illusion and telepathy proves that there is nothing more arousing than unholy resurrection and we’re never so alive as when we’re scared to death.
Academic Excellence, Community of Faith, Leadership
Corpus Christi Catholic K-8 Elementary and Middle School
890 Toyopa Drive, Pacific Palisades
Corpus Christi school is a K-8 coed Catholic School which strives to provide an education that develops the “whole child,” incorporating top academic standards, the promotion of personal responsibility within a spiritual-based nurturing environment. Educators deliver a diverse, cutting-edge curriculum including a one-to-one iPad program to support this philosophy. Service based learning and community outreach inspires each child with a greater appreciation of their global communities and others. An engaging and developmental curriculum prepares each student for academic and personal success through confidence, critical thinking and inspiring a thirst for knowledge.
Westwood Branch Library hosts
Wednesdays 11:00 am
Westwood Branch Library, 1246 Glendon Avenue, Westwood
Toddler & Baby Storytimes are held every Wednesday at 11 am at the Westwood Branch Library. They are held every other week for different age groups. View link below to see what group is meeting this week
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OPENS: Friday, November 8 runs through December 15
Theatre Palisades, 941 Temescal Canyon Road, Pacific Palisades
Timid Englishman Charlie has come to a small southern town in Georgia to escape his unhappy life and wants only to be left alone. His friend Froggy has the perfect solution: he will tell everyone that Charlie doesn’t know a word of English. Silent Charlie finds himself drawn to the people around him and when a couple of villains try to hurt his new friends, Charlie swings into action to save the day.
Aero Theatre, 1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica
Movie presentations by American Cinematheque, a non-profit, viewer-supported cultural organization, dedicated to the public presentation of the moving picture in all its forms, from classics to the outer frontiers of the art form. Weekly screenings of art, independent and classic films.
On-Going - Visit Website for schedules & times
Harvelle's, 1432 4th Street, Santa Monica
Established in 1931, Harvelle’s is the oldest live music venue on the Westside. This dark, sexy room is the perfect spot for listening, dancing and drinking to the best local, national and international acts. “Read More” to visit Website for schedules & Times
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This dessert, by a professional pastry chef, won a recent blue ribbon in a contest, and will make a stupendous holiday time dessert at any party or dinner. It’s do-able and delicious! (People will ask you for the recipe.)
December 14,15 & 19-23
Huntington Harbor, Huntington Beach
The Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Cruise of Lights® offers narrated boat tours through the waterways of Huntington Harbour in Huntington Beach, California. In December both locals and visitors share the beauty of thousands of lights and animated displays on brightly decorated homes, docks, decks and boats.
Barrington Recreation Center
Registration Now Open
Barrington Recreation Center, 333 South Barringotn Ave, Brentwood
Practices begin in mid-late December with league play starting on Jan. 11, 2014 Games are played on Saturdays & Sundays with one Week day practice per week. For more information please contact the recreation office at (310) 476-4866.
Your guide to the SM Mountains
Hikes & Events happening daily
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Make the most of your OUTDOORS experience in the Santa Monica Mountains. Read More to link to the events calendar and search for National Park Service programs in the recreation area near you.
November 1st, 2013 - January 20th, 2014
ICE, 1324 5th Street, Santa Monica
Every holiday season, Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice skating to the beach side community and transforms the corner of 5th Street and Arizona Avenue into ICE at Santa Monica, a premier outdoor ice skating rink. The 8,000 square foot rink by the beach offers residents and visitors a little taste of winter without the bite.