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Monday, November 18,2019

Friends Book Sorting 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Volunteers gather every Monday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm to sort through all the books, magazines, DVDs, etc. donated that week. If you re interested, stop by and join us! No need to let us know in advance or stay the whole time, and we usually have someone in our Bookstore at the Main Library who can...

Monday, November 18,2019

Open Enrollment with ChapCare 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Open Enrollment is the yearly period during which you can enroll in a health insurance plan. The 2020 Open Enrollment period runs from Tuesday, October 15 to Friday, January 31, 2020. On select dates throughout the fall, you can meet with a Certified Enrollment Counselor from ChapCare at the Main Library. Monday, October 21, 5:00 - 8:45pm; Mon...

Monday, November 18,2019

Raveis Kole Performs 8:00 p.m.

Raveis Kole (Pronounced Rayviss- Kole ) is an eclectic Americana/Folk cultural cross-pollination: a mix of Southern California freedom, Middle Eastern mystery, European panache, with a gypsy s adventurous spirit. A guitar based duo that features caramel smooth vocals, percussive acoustic guit...

Monday, November 18,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Tuesday, November 19,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Tuesday, November 19,2019

All-Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\\\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by communit...

Wednesday, November 20,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Wednesday, November 20,2019

USC Trojan Affiliates Holiday Boutique and Dinner 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

USC Trojan Affiliates, a philanthropic and social women s group, of the University of Southern California invites alumni and friends to attend their upcoming Holiday Boutique and meeting at the Altadena Town and Country Club in Altadena. Social no host bar and boutique runs from 4:00-7:00 p.m. wit...

Thursday, November 21,2019

Isabelle Stillman Jerry Burgan 8:00 p.m.

Solo singer-songwriter, Isabelle Stillman and guest act Jerry Burgan, founder of We 5, come together for one evening only as Jerry Burgan warms up the stage for Isabelle\'s dynamic stories. Isabelle Stillman is a solo singer-songwriter out of Denver, CO. A high school English teacher and life-lo...

Friday, November 22,2019

Altadena Arts Magnet Wacky Fun Run Jog-a-Thon 7:50 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Altadena Arts Magnet will hold its \"Wacky Fun Run\" jog-a-thon fundraiser this day. Students, parents, and community members are invited to dress in their wackiest outfits and join them. The proceeds will be used for campus beautification and safety. The goal is to raise $15,000 and have the full p...

Friday, November 22,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Friday, November 22,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Friday, November 22,2019

Family Film Friday Bob Lucas Branch 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Enjoy a screening of a family-friendly movie in the cozy Bob Lucas Branch on the 4th Monday of every month!

Saturday, November 23,2019

The Music of Elton John 3:00 p.m.

The Early Years. Featuring Rick Bagby & the Honky Cats. This show will re-create the best of the historic decade of hits that have been a soundtrack for our lives over the years. After nearly 50 years of international notoriety & phenomenal rock \'n\' roll success and hit biopic at the theaters l...

Saturday, November 23,2019

Sligo Rags Powerhouse of Celtic Folk 7:00 p.m.

The darlings of Disneyland s Paradise Garden Bandstand, this dynamic ensemble presents Celtic Folk (and so much more) with a decidedly bluegrass attitude. Named among the top acoustic bands in LA (by Folkworks Magazine) and two-time winners of the Orange County Music Award for Best Folk Band...

Saturday, November 23,2019

34th Annual Elves Faire 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Elves\' Faire is a gift for children and their families hosted by the parents of Pasadena Waldorf School. It is a day filled with laughter, fun, and memory-making experiences. Attended by thousands of visitors from all over greater Los Angeles, new and returning friends enjoy the beauty of its ...

Saturday, November 23,2019

NAMI In Our Own Voice 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

\"NAMI In Our Own Voice\" is an interactive presentation that provides insight into what it\'s like to live with mental illness. The presentation is led by two adults living with mental health conditions and includes video and discussion. Audiences are given a safe place to ask questions and gain un...

Saturday, November 23,2019

Opening Reception The Art of Giving Art 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

McGinty\'s Gallery at the End of the World and the Pasadena Society of Artists are excited to bring together a new group of talented artists from the community in \"The Art of Giving Art\" on view through January 4th, 2020. Meet and visit with the participating artists and enjoy jazz by the Larry Mu...

Sunday, November 24,2019

Diego Garcia Twanguero 2:00 p.m.

\"Latin Twang\" guitarist/vocalist/composer, Diego Garcia, also known as \"Twanguero\", has been hailed as a \"fire breathing guitar hero\" by the press for his work with his band. This is his 3rd encore at The Coffee Gallery Backstage. Winner of the recent Spanish Independent Music Award for his so...

Sunday, November 24,2019

The Beatunes The Ultimate Beatles Tribute Band 7:00 p.m.

The Beatunes bring together four of So.Cal s top musicians - solely to honor and play as faithfully to the recordings as possible - the timeless and spirit-lifting music of The Beatles. The Beatunes continue to increase their repertoire and precision in replicating the sound of The Beatles. ...

Sunday, November 24,2019

Janet Klein and Her Parlor Boys 10:00 a.m.

Janet Klein will be bringing her biggest musical guns in the form of John Reynolds, Tim Gill, and Marquis Howell. It does not get any better with extreme wit being added to the songs and playing of the best in the business. Always a full house. Always more fun and music that you might expect. U...

Monday, November 25,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Monday, November 25,2019

Friends Book Sorting 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Volunteers gather every Monday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm to sort through all the books, magazines, DVDs, etc. donated that week. If you re interested, stop by and join us! No need to let us know in advance or stay the whole time, and we usually have someone in our Bookstore at the Main Library who can...

Tuesday, November 26,2019

All-Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Wednesday, November 27,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Saturday, November 30,2019

The Licata Brothers Friends 7:00 p.m.

Homegrown Licata Brothers celebrate their 9th anniversary at the CG Backstage with an all Cal-State Northridge (CSUN) Matadors lineup for another unique concert of multi-genre classics. This includes bright new original tunes from their third CD, Kindle the Flame , and a sneak peek at materi...

Monday, December 2,2019

Open Enrollment with ChapCare 5:00 p.m.

Open Enrollment is the yearly period during which you can enroll in a health insurance plan. The 2020 Open Enrollment period runs from Tuesday, October 15 to Friday, January 31, 2020. On select dates throughout the fall, you can meet with a Certified Enrollment Counselor from ChapCare at the Main Li...

Monday, December 2,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Tuesday, December 3,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Tuesday, December 3,2019

All-Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Tuesday, December 4,2018

Open Mic Night 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Enjoy unique performances by musicians, storytellers, poets, and more in the comfort of your neighborhood library. Some content may not be appropriate for all ages. Discretion is advised.

Wednesday, December 4,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, December 5,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Friday, December 6,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Friday, December 6,2019

The Three Sappy Singer Songwriters 8:00 p.m.

Represent years of singing songs that cover a gamut of scenarios and conditions of the human spirit. \"The Three Sappy Singer Songwriters\" sing about lost hopes, broken dreams, new love, old love, and new love that\'s gotten old. They sing about family, marriage (both good and bad), lives well l...

Saturday, December 7,2019

A Dickens Christmas 4:00 p.m.

Pasadena Master Chorale presents A Dickens Christmas - music of the season, interspersed with readings from "A Christmas Carol". Join Pasadena Master Chorale for a special benefit performance in one of its favorite acoustic spaces, the intimate and reverberant Altadena Commu...

Saturday, December 7,2019

Seed Library Open Hours Presentation 10:00 a.m.

In partnership with Seed Library of Los Angeles, Altadena Library District is pleased to present Altadena\'s very own Seed Library, housed at the Altadena Main Library. The public is invited to visit the Seed Library and learn from seed and outdoor innovators, and check out seeds for their own gard...

Wednesday, December 31,1969

Friends Book Sorting 7:00 p.m.

Volunteers gather every Monday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm to sort through all the books, magazines, DVDs, etc. donated that week. If you re interested, stop by and join the library! No need to let the library know in advance or stay the whole time, and they usually have someone in the Bookstore at the ...

Monday, December 9,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Tuesday, December 10,2019

All-Ages Chess Night 6:30 p.m.

Altadena Library\'s popular, weekly Chess Night for chess lovers of all ages and skill levels returns! The Library is looking for beginners and experienced players. All you need to bring is your love of the game and willingness to share it with others. This fun, new program will be led by community ...

Tuesday, December 10,2019

Early Literacy Play Ages 0-5 10:00 a.m.

Bring your new reader (ages 0-5) to the Main Library for play time, interactive reading activities, and age-appropriate reading skill building! Come when you can - no pressure! While you\'re at the Library, connect with other young readers in the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program and share the...

Wednesday, December 11,2019

Teen Maker Exploration 3:00 p.m.

Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to come to open hours in Altadena Library\'s state-of-the-art FabLab. Use its virtual reality headset, create and print a 3D model, sew a new shirt, practice coding, and much more! Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist you. Come for the whole time, or just p...

Thursday, December 12,2019

Teen Gaming Hours 3:00 p.m.

Video games are available for teen use in the Teen Space at the Main Library. If you enjoy video games, the Altadena Library has plenty to choose from in a variety of formats.

Thursday, December 12,2019

Roy Zimmerman - Rize Up 8:00 p.m.

RiZe Up A show of excellent thought and stirring music. RiZe Up is ninety minutes of Roy Zimmerman s original songs, a funny and forceful affirmation of Peace and Social Justice. Roy Zimmerman s signature blend of heart and hilarity has never been more necessary. It s laughter and encoura...

Friday, December 13,2019

Lego Club at Altadena Library 3:30 p.m.

Join Altadena Library for Lego Club! Come create, build... and destroy a little, too, if that\'s your thing. Legos will be provided, and Duplos will be available for children under 4. For children aged 3-12. If you have any questions or require special accommodation, please contact the Children\'s D...

Monday, December 16,2019

Open Enrollment with ChapCare 5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Open Enrollment is the yearly period during which you can enroll in a health insurance plan. The 2020 Open Enrollment period runs from Tuesday, October 15 to Friday, January 31, 2020. On select dates throughout the fall, you can meet with a Certified Enrollment Counselor from ChapCare at the Main Li...

Monday, December 16,2019

Friends Book Sorting 7:00 p.m.

Volunteers gather every Monday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm to sort through all the books, magazines, DVDs, etc. donated that week. If you re interested, stop by and join the library! No need to let the library know in advance or stay the whole time, and they usually have someone in the Bookstore at the ...

Monday, December 16,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

Saturday, December 21,2019

True Crime All the Time Book Club 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Whether you\'re an aspiring investigator or a true crime aficionado, you will love the Altadena Libraries\' new book club True Crime All the Time! Meeting the third Saturday of every month in the Small Meeting Room at the Main Library, this club will dive into a new book each month and compare notes...

Monday, December 23,2019

Barks and Books 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Dogs make great listeners! Young readers who need some extra practice reading aloud can come to this special session with a furry friend that loves to listen to stories.

Sunday, December 29,2019

Jack and The Vox Performs at The Coffee Gallery Backstage 7:00 p.m.

Ukulele-toting-mouth-trumpeting-songster Victoria Vox and guitar-slinging-singing-jokester Jack Maher reconnected 18 years after first meeting at the Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA). Both established performers in their own right, the moniker Jack & the Vox was almost too good to be true! Sinc...

Monday, December 30,2019

FabLab Open Hours 10:00 a.m.

Altadena Library\'s FabLab at the Main Library is equipped with 3D Printers, Virtual Reality equipment to try out, sewing machines, a Circuit cutting machine, and staff and volunteers excited to assist you with your creative projects during Open Hours! For 3-D Printing guidelines and details, please...

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