Fri Nov 2nd
RESEDA: Attend a gentle yoga session for free at the West Valley Regional Branch Library with a certified yoga instructor. You will learn how to calm your body and your mind. All levels are welcome, you just need to bring your own mat or towel and water for hydration. See more here.
SOUTH LA: F.A.B. The Friends of Jefferson Branch Used Book Sales are held on Friday mornings in the library. Come to find treasures to own and keep! Support the Friends of Jefferson Branch and support the Library. Everyone’s welcomed.
VENICE: Pilates is one cool way to start the weekend right! The class is for free, starting at 11:30 am with a certified instructor at the Abbot Kinney Memorial Library in Venice. See more here.
Sat Nov 3rd
CENTRAL LA – Student Smart: SAT Practice Exam – a full-length practice test where students will get their score results by email two weeks after the exam. Students can use the results from the practice exam to help them understand their strengths and weaknesses and better prepare for the real exam. Sign up here.
DTLA – Join for free “Classic Tai Chi” classes by instructor Bill Cheng. Each class will include “Energy Trilogy” demonstration for 108 Classic Tai Chi forms, as well as questions & answers.
HYDE PARK – Quilting Circle – Do you quilt? Don’t quilt alone–come join your fellow quilters at this monthly meeting. For adults over age 18. No sign-up required. Just drop in at 10 am and start quilting.
SHERMAN OAKS – Used Book Sale – The Friends of the Sherman Oaks Library conducts a monthly sale of books, DVDs, and CDs. Check out the event here.
SOUTH BAY: Tai Chi In The Garden – Learn this beautiful ancient Chinese practice, with graceful meditative movements that help maintain physical health, well-being and spiritual essence. Held weekly on the Koi Pond Patio, this activity is the perfect way to release tension, increase balance and improve relaxation. All ages and fitness levels welcome. Read more here.
SOUTH BAY: Summer Yoga – Chill out this summer and step onto the mat with new instructor, Veronica, for refreshing and revitalizing mornings. With vinyasa flow yoga greet the sun through breath exploration, mindful movement and strength-building stretches. Let the Garden landscape be your inspiration for this life-giving and sustainable practice. Open to all levels. Read more here.
Sun Nov 4th
CENTRAL LA – Craft and Folk Art Museum – You never know what you might find at this smaller museum that hosts a wide variety of exhibitions. Admission is “pay what you want” on Sundays, from 11 am to 6 pm.
GRIFFITH PARK – The museum formerly known as the Cowboy Museum welcomes families each day for its exhibition of Native American and Western U.S. history.
Location: 4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles 90027
SOUTH BAY: Let go of stress in a relaxing afternoon surrounded by calming nature. Led by certified integrative wellness life coach Elizabeth Simone, you’ll journey through your five senses, create a personal mandala meditation stone, experience a walking labyrinth, practice breathing and grounding exercises all while enjoying a complimentary glass of wine and afternoon nibbles. See more here.
Fri Nov 9th
LONG BEACH – Long Beach Art Museum – This small museum has a lovely location on a coastal bluff. The collections and exhibits focus on ceramics, early 20th-century European art, and California art. Every Friday is a free admission day.
Location: 2300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach 90803
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA): Many different exhibitions this weekend at the LACMA. See more info here.
Sat Nov 10th
DTLA – Bring your children and their imagination at the Edendale Branch Library this Saturday for an entertaining afternoon of LEGO brick building activities. The event starts at 9:30 am and is free of charge.
NORTH HILLS – ZUMBA! With Lula – Saturday mornings for a fun cardio dance party! Wear comfortable shoes and clothes and get ready to get your groove on at the Mid-Valley Regional Library. Find more information here.
NORTH HILLS – ZUMBA! with Lula KIDS Session. Just added for the new year: Saturday morning Zumba for KIDS. Take your little ones for a morning fun and dancing at the Mid-Valley Regional Library. Find more information here.
Sun Nov 11th
LAKE VIEW TERRACE – Discovery Cube LA – This playful, educational museum features permanent & traveling hands-on exhibits for children. Don’t miss the Aquavator, the Discovery Market the Helicopter tour and other fun stuff it has to offer.
Location: 11800 Foothill Blvd.
Los Angeles 91342
DTLA – Kim Abeles 3.9 Art: Opening Sunday, July 8th 1-4pm in conjunction with the CSUN Arts Alumni Small Works Fundraiser. Read more about the show here.
SANTA ANA – Bowers Museum – On Sundays, the Bowers offers free tickets to the museum to visitors. In addition, on the first Sunday of each month, a Family Festival is held in the Key Courtyard. the festival is free for all visitors.
Location: 2002 N. Main St.
Santa Ana 92706
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