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Monday, July 1, 2013 | (All Day)   
Anywhere you appreciate libraries!
Are you a budding filmmaker? Do you take pride in your library? The Torrance Public Library presents a special video challenge for fans of libraries! Make a video between 3-7 minutes long and enter to win a prize. Part of the Torrance Public Library's Century of Service Celebration. For full contest rules and information, please see www.TorranceCA.Gov/Library/videocontest/ Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Torrance Library.
 
 
Monday, July 1, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24 – Friday, August 30 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 | 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM   
George Nakano Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
Join us for a world tour of art as we examine the collection at LACMA. Sometimes a day is too short to visit all the floors of all six buildings. This lecture will take you through the entire museum galleries and offer an overview of the art from around the world.
 
 
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
Alta Loma Park 26126 Delos Drive
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. Alta Loma Park, July 2 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, Community Meeting Room, 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Discover extraordinary new worlds, travel through space and time, journey to other dimensions as the Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Group explores the wondrous and fantastic realm of Science Fiction and Fantasy each month. All Torrance Public Library book discussion groups are free and no registration is required. Please call the Reference Department at 310-618-5959 for more information.
 
 
Thursday, July 4, 2013 | (All Day)   
All Torrance Libraries
All Torrance Libraries are closed in observation of Independence Day. Outside materials returns are open and online resources are available.
 
 
Saturday, July 6, 2013 | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM   
Compton Airport, 901 W. Alondra Blvd. at Wilmington Ave.
Properly dispose of your residential hazardous, electronic, and sharps waste by bringing it to a roundup open to all L.A. County residents.
 
 
Saturday, July 6, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Emjoy the popular film about two women who, while separated by time and space, discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and ...butter ... anything is possible.
 
 
Sunday, July 7, 2013 | 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM   
Torrance Cultural Arts Center [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
Over sixty booths filled with food, kimonos, and souvenirs are just the tip of the iceberg at this summer celebration featuring martial arts demonstrations, professional dancers, live music, and a traditional Mikoshi parade.
 
 
Monday, July 8, 2013 | (All Day)   
Anywhere you appreciate libraries!
Are you a budding filmmaker? Do you take pride in your library? The Torrance Public Library presents a special video challenge for fans of libraries! Make a video between 3-7 minutes long and enter to win a prize. Part of the Torrance Public Library's Century of Service Celebration. For full contest rules and information, please see www.TorranceCA.Gov/Library/videocontest/ Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Torrance Library.
 
 
Monday, July 8, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Monday, July 8, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24 – Friday, August 30 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
Columbia Park-4045 190th Street
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. Columbia Park, July 9 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 | 7:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Join forner professor of food and nutrition at California State University, Los Angeles, and author Margaret McWilliams as she discusses her books Food around the World: A cultural Perspective and Foreign Food Adventures.
 
 
Thursday, July 11, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Thursday, July 11, 2013 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room
Join us as we discuss great lives and times as presented in biographies and memoirs. For list of titles, please see http://www.torranceca.gov/Library/5659.htm. All Torrance Public Library book discussion groups are free and there is no registration required. Please call the Reference Department at 310-618-5959 for more information.
 
 
Thursday, July 11, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
Delthorne Park-3401 Spencer Street
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. Delthorne Park, July 11 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Friday, July 12, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Friday, July 12, 2013 | 7:30 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This island dance performance will transport you to visions of grass skirts and warm sand.
 
 
Saturday, July 13, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This island dance performance will transport you to visions of grass skirts and warm sand.
 
 
Saturday, July 13, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
LeeAnn Smith Weintraub is a Registered Dietitian, Nutrition Consultant, food nutrition writer and the author of the Everything Glycemic Index Cookbook. She has contributed to television, radio and print media including KTLA, KFWB, Cosmopolitan, Fitness Magazine, US Weekly, Today's Dietitian, the Journal of Renal Nutrition.
 
 
Saturday, July 13, 2013 | 7:30 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This island dance performance will transport you to visions of grass skirts and warm sand.
 
 
Monday, July 15, 2013 | (All Day)   
Anywhere you appreciate libraries!
Are you a budding filmmaker? Do you take pride in your library? The Torrance Public Library presents a special video challenge for fans of libraries! Make a video between 3-7 minutes long and enter to win a prize. Part of the Torrance Public Library's Century of Service Celebration. For full contest rules and information, please see www.TorranceCA.Gov/Library/videocontest/ Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Torrance Library.
 
 
Monday, July 15, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24 – Friday, August 30 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
El Retiro Park-126 Vista Del Parque
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. El Retiro Park, July 16 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Thursday, July 18, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
Hickory Park-2850 232nd Street
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. Hickory Park, July 18 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Friday, July 19, 2013 | 8:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Saturday, July 20, 2013 | 8:45 AM - Noon   
Madrona Marsh Nature Center and Preserve, 3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance
Join us for our Habitat Restoration Program every Saturday from 8:45 a.m. - 12 noon on the Madrona Marsh Preserve planting natives, weeding, propagating or maybe watering new plants. Wear closed toe shoes, bring gloves and be ready to work. Refreshments are provided. Rain or a holiday that fall on a Saturday cancels this program. Be on time - late comers will not be able to work. If you are 15 years or younger you must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information please contact the Madrona Marsh Nature Center at 310-782-3989.
 
 
Saturday, July 20, 2013 | 10:00 AM   
Henderson Library - 4805 Emerald St.
Renown sushi chef, Andy Matsuda, will demonstrate the various techniques used in making this Japanese delicacy. Space is limited; please call to register.
 
 
Saturday, July 20, 2013 | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM   
Torrance Airport (3315 Airport Drive, Red Baron #3)
Immediately following the Western Museum of Flight (WMoF) Celebrity Series, boys and girls ages 5 and up, i.e., kids at heart, can build their OWN (or as many as you like!) P-15 Mustang to take home PLUS learn about aerodynamics in the process. This Make ‘N Take Session (1 to 3PM) includes free entry to the museum and a photo shoot with a P-51 Mustang. This event is presented in cooperation with Pacific Coast Hobbies whose staff will be on hand to assist with model building and answer technical questions. This is a stand alone event is separate from the Celebrity Series (11AM to 1PM). Your take home Mustang Models are $14 each. The WMoF and Pacific Coast Hobbies welcomes everyone to attend! Please email the museum at info@wmof.com or call 310-326-9544 to make your reservation. Pay at the door.
 
 
Saturday, July 20, 2013 | 8:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Sunday, July 21, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Monday, July 22, 2013 | 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM   
Registration takes place at City Hall West Annex 3031 Torrance Blvd. Torrance, CA 90503
Don’t spend Summer at home! Come to summer camp and enjoy fun filled days participating in indoor crafts, outdoor games, walking field trips and an excursion every week! Torrance Summer Camps Monday, June 24, 2013 – Friday, August 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fees range from $130 to $155 per week. Summer Fun Camp Ages 6-11 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue La Romeria Park, 19501 Inglewood Avenue Summer Teen Camp Ages 12-14 Greenwood Park, 1520 Greenwood Avenue Summer Sports Camp Ages 7-14 Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd. EXTENDED CARE: Is available for Torrance Summer Camps. Morning Care is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. After Care is 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Fees are $20 for residents and $25 for non-residents. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCa.Gov/DayCamps
 
 
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
La Romeria Park-19501 Inglewood Avenue
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. La Romeria Park, July 23 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 | 7:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Spice up your evening with this local duo as they perform Spanish Classics, improvisations and timeless surf music with their unique fast-paced style, passionate rhythms and distinctive technique. Please arrive early as seating is limited.
 
 
Thursday, July 25, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
McMaster Park-3624 Artesia Blvd.
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. McMaster Park, July 25 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Thursday, July 25, 2013 | 7:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Join us for an amusing and educational survey of the history and impacts of L.A.'s immigrant cuisines on today's world presented by journalist, author, and historian Richard Foss.
 
 
Thursday, July 25, 2013 | 7:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Friday, July 26, 2013 | 8:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Friday, July 26, 2013 | 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM   
Wilson Park Gazebo
Shakespeare by the Sea’s 16th season of admission-free Shakespeare, features KING JOHN, which opens June 13. Competing interests posture and strategize to build and ruin alliances through persuasion and deception for king and country, delivering compelling drama reminiscent of “Game of Thrones”. Arrive early, bring friends, neighbors, kids and a picnic; you’ll want to return every year. There’s nothing like Shakespeare under the summer sky!
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 10:30 AM   
El Retiro Library - 126 Vista del Parque
Create your very own scrapbook documenting your foodie experiences. All materials are provided. Space is limited; call to register.
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
Walteria Library - 3815 W 242nd St
Bring one of your favorite recipes with ingredients, quantities, and step-by-step instructions printed on 8 1/2 X 11 inch sheet of paper. Go home with new recipes, techniques, and ideas for summertime fun!
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 2:00 PM   
Southeast Library - 23115 S Arlington
Let's create and decorate a book to keep all your delicious recipes. Starter recipe will be included! Space is limited; please call to register.
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 7:30 PM   
Victor Park, Hickory Park, and Paradise Park
The Community Services Department, in associaton with local Homeowners Associations, is proud to sponsor Movies in the Park. Three movies on us, and the fun is all yours! June 29 - Victor Park; July 27 - Hickory Park; and August 31 - Paradise Park. All movies start at dusk, so bring warm clothes, lawn chairs, and some snacks to see a fun movie out under the stars. For more information please call 310-618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/3737.htm
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 8:00 PM   
James Armstrong Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
This popular musical which originally opened on Broadway in 1956 starring Deborah Kerr and Yul Brynner is the story Anna Leonowens, a widow who leaves London along with her son, Louis. They head to Siam where Anna teaches English to the king’s court in a country determined to modernize. But conflicts with the King ensue and neither the King nor Anna can admit their friendship is growing.
 
 
Saturday, July 27, 2013 | 8:00 PM - 10:05 PM   
Wilson Park Gazebo
Shakespeare by the Sea presents its 16th season of admission-free Shakespeare, opening with ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL on June 6. A cautionary and funny story about a young woman who goes to extraordinary lengths to get the man of her dreams, whether he liked it or not. Arrive early, bring friends, neighbors, kids and a picnic; you'll want to return every year. There's nothing like Shakespeare under the summer sky!
 
 
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 | 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM   
George Nakano Theatre [Torrance Cultural Arts Center] 3330 Civic Center Drive
An artist, who begins his career in the Rococo style of painting, ends in a nightmarish series of the macabre. A study of Goya’s trip to the Prado in Madrid reveals the life works of a tortured artist.
 
 
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 | 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM   
Paradise Park-5006 Lee Street
Fun In The Sun: The City of Torrance Community Services Department invites the public to stop in for Fun In The Sun at the parks this Summer. The following parks will offer a variety of innovative group based outdoor games designed to stimulate and challenge participants. Hours: 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the dates listed. Paradise Park, July 30 The Fun In The Sun program is free. This program is non-custodial, where children can come and go as they please. For more information please phone (310) 618-2930 or visit www.TorranceCA.Gov/Parks/6616.htm
 
 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 | 7:00 PM   
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library Community Meeting Room - 3301 Torrance Blvd.
Learn about the effects of animal-based and processed foods on your body and overall health in this powerful documentary directed by Lee Fulkerson.
 
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