Friday, November 20, 2009

Looking for Something to Do?

There's plenty to do in Pasadena the next few days for people of all ages! All events are free and sponsored by the City of Pasadena.

Saturday, Nov. 21, from 8 to 11 a.m. -- Help our garden grow at Hastings Branch Library, 3325 E. Orange Grove Blvd.

Saturday, Nov. 21, from 9 to 11 a.m. -- Help City Manager Michael J. Beck understand the ideal qualities of Pasadena’s next police chief and voice your opinion about the greatest challenges the new chief will face during a community meeting at Victory Park Center, 2575 Paloma St.

Saturday, Nov. 21, at 10 a.m. -- Children ages 3 to 8 will enjoy Turkey Tales in the Children’s Room at Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut St. (626) 744-4066.

Saturday, Nov. 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -– Bring your own totes to the Buck-A-Bag book sale at Lamanda Park Branch Library, 140 S. Altadena Dr., featuring stacks of gently used titles for children, teens and adults. (626) 744-7266.

Monday, Nov. 21, at 3 p.m. -- This weeks’ film in the Children’s Room at Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut St., is “Enchanted” (2007) starring Amy Adams and Patrick Dempsey as classic fairy tale characters who collide with modern-day life in New York City. (626) 744-4066.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, from 11 a.m. to noon -- If you’re looking for work, plan on attending Job Prep 101 at La Pintoresca Branch Library, 1355 N. Raymond Ave. (626) 744-7268.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, from 3 to 5 p.m. – Children 5 to 12 will use their imaginations while making fun-filled autumn crafts at Hastings Branch Library. (626) 744-7262.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 4 p.m. – Calling all teens: Test your skills and take part in some fun “Twilight,” “New Moon,” “Eclipse” and “Breaking Down” trivia at La Pintoresca Branch Library. You could win some great prizes! (626) 744-7268.

Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 1 p.m. – This week’s film in the Donald R. Wright Auditorium at Pasadena Central Library is “Chariots of Fire” (1981) starring Ben Cross, Ian Charleson and John Gielgud in the true of story of two British athletes – one Christian and one Jewish – who compete for fame in the 1924 Olympics. (626) 744-4066.

Thursday, Nov. 26 -- Happy Thanksgiving! City of Pasadena administrative offices will be closed.

Friday, Nov. 27 -- City of Pasadena administrative offices will be closed.


Miss Havisham's Tea Party said...

Well Hi-lee-loo Saturday morning just filled up for me. If I ever leave this tower room, I've got to go down and tell Michael J. Beck what I think of him, I mean, HELP him put the order in for the new police chief. Hmmm... Sugar and spice and everything nice?

If I add the desired ingredients into the feeder bowl will it pop out a new police chief?

David Sneiders said...

Don't forget this Saturday morning in neighboring Arcadia the 56th Annual Arcadia Festival of Bands:

Also if traveling through area be prepared for detours.