Due to recent rains the detour on Crenshaw Boulevard for construction of the Crenshaw/Expo underground station will need to be extended for an additional week in January. The extra time is required so that the decking can be completed for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Expo station. Crenshaw Boulevard between Rodeo Road and the Metro Expo Line tracks will close from 9 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 4, to 6 a.m. Monday, Jan. 12. Excavation, installation of steel beams and installation of concrete planks is…See More
This exhibition reflects Yrneh Gabon Brown’s personal journey and awakening while researching and documenting the devastating effects of prejudice, ignorance and/or violence inflicted upon people affected with albinism in Tanzania, Jamaica and, to a lesser degree, the United States of America. Through videos recorded in these locations and artwork created in various media (photography, collage, assemblage, sheet metal, cast bronze and ceramic sculpture), the artist shares the inspiration from…See More
Silverlining offers a wide selection of new, vintage, and gently used fashionable and designer clothing, shoes, and accessories for men, women, and children. Come Spin to Win to receive up to 40% off your entire purchase! Help build brighter futures for young people with special needs this holiday season.
Create a unique gift for someone special at CAAM’s holiday workshop. Embellish a tote bag, découpage - a favorite photograph on a decorative tile, or bring in an old ornament and give it new life. This workshop is free and open to all ages. RSVP at 213.744.2024 to reserve a space. An adult must accompany children at all times.See More
Nineteen seconds. For most of us, that’s not a lot of time to accomplish much, maybe fill up a glass of water, walk up the stairs, or get a leash for the dog. But for aspiring Olympian Derek Toomey, that’s enough time to swim two laps of the pool. Toomey, who just finished his college…See More
December 15, 2014 at 12pm to December 19, 2014 at 12pm
Tired of the treadmill? Restless from sitting in traffic? Come swim it out with us at Southern California Aquatics Swim Club (adults only). No swimming experience needed, you do not need to be an Olympian, or even a former competitive swimmer. We have workouts for every skill level, and our practices can fit most work schedules. Mornings are at Echo Park Plunge at 6:00 am T/W/Th/F, afternoons at USC, 12:00 pm M/W/F and evenings at USC, 6:00 pm M/T/Th. Practices are an hour long.…See More
Most people ring in the New Year with champagne and a late night. But a group of dedicated “Penguins” choose to commemorate it with a cold dip in the ocean. Cecelia Kilger, a Los Angeles transplant, began the tradition in 1952. As a child, she swam in the frigid waters of Lake Michigan. After getting caught…See More