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Thursday, August 21

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Healthy Mom, Healthy Baby

when: Aug 21 at 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Westside, Pharmaca Brentwood, 12025 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Pharmaca invites all moms and moms-to-be to enjoy individualized child health consultations with licensed practitioners,… read more
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Summer Music at the Original Farmers Market

when: every Thursday at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Mid-City, Original Farmers Market, 6333 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Every Thursday and Friday evening at the Original Farmers Market there will be live music… read more
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#ThrowbackThursday with “Hercules”

when: Aug 21 at 7 p.m.

where: El Capitan Theatre, 6838 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $10

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

#ThrowbackThursday Want to see a classic Disney film on the big screen?  Time to hit… read more
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Music & Picnic Time in the Garden

when: every Thursday at 6 p.m.

where: Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Cañada, Ca

cost: $3-$8

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Enjoy an evening in the gardens with live music from one of the best jazz… read more
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Kids Club Fun at the Northridge Mall

when: Aug 21 at 10:30 a.m.

where: Valley, Northridge Fashion Center, 9301 Tampa Ave., Northridge, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 1-8

the scoop:

Every first & third Thursday of the month, kids can meet at the food court… read more
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Start of ART Camp

when: Aug 21 - Aug 29 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: West Los Angeles, 12217 Santa Monica Blvd. #203 LA 90025, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $85/day

ages: 5-12

the scoop:

A day of creative art camp for 5-12 years olds. Starting June 9 and running… read more
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Twinkle Time Shines at the Grove

when: Aug 21 at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

where: The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 2-5

the scoop:

Twinkle and her colorful cast of friends will teach children valuable lessons to catchy tunes.… read more
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Shakespeare at the Old Zoo

when: Aug 21 at 7 p.m.

where: Griffith Park, Old Zoo, 4730 Crystal Springs Dr., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

The Independent Shakespeare Company does shows every summer at the Old Zoo.  Here are some… read more
Noah's Ark at Skirball Cultural Center

Visit Noah’s Ark for Free

when: Aug 21 at 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Westside, Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 1-10

the scoop:

The Skirball is completely free for all visitors every Thursday!  What’s the catch?  No catch,… read more
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Summer of Music Concerts on the Pier

when: every Thursday at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: South Bay, Redondo Beach Pier, 100 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Every Thursday (and Saturday!) this summer, Redondo Beach hosts their “Summer of Music” free concerts… read more
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The Dinosaurs Are On the Loose

when: every Thursday at Multiple showtimes

where: Natural History Museum, 900 Exposition Blvd., Exposition Park

cost: $5-$12

ages: 4 and up

the scoop:

Watch dinosaurs come to life!  The realistic T. rex and Triceratops large-scale puppets capture the… read more
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Emperor’s New Close Encounters of The Third Kind

when: Aug 21 at 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

where: Hillside Theater, 1600 Campus Rd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $7-$10

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

The critically acclaimed Occidental Children’s Theater will celebrate its 19th year with a brand new… read more
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Sock Puppet Karaoke

when: every Thursday at 1:15 p.m.

where: Miracle Mile, Zimmer Children's Museum, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles

cost: $5-$8

ages: 3 and up

the scoop:

Your hand can sing! Explore the musical side of marionettes by making puppets that dance… read more
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Summer Flower Anklet Crafting

when: Aug 21

where: Mid-City, American Girl, 189 The Grove Dr., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 8 and up

the scoop:

Your little American Girl can put her best—and most fashionable—foot forward at American Girl today.… read more
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Tall Ships Festival

when: Aug 21 - Aug 24 at Hours vary

where: Port of LA, 425 S Palos Verdes St., San Pedro, Ca

cost: $7

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

See the tall ships come sailing in, then join up and leave yer’ landlubber ways… read more
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Natural History Museum’s Butterfly Pavilion

when: Aug 21 - Sep 1 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $8-$17

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Get up close to beautiful butterflies in the Butterfly Pavilion, then observe a few in… read more
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Chaplin at the Silverlake Picture Show

when: Aug 21 at 8 p.m.

where: Silverlake, Sunset Triangle Plaza, Sunset & Edgecliff, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 6and up

the scoop:

This summer, every other Thursday at sundown, there will be a movie shown in the… read more
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Come For the Beach, Stay for the Food Trucks

when: every Thursday at 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Westside, Mother's Beach, 4101 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, Ca

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Marina Beach (Mother’s Beach) is transformed into a waterfront food haven every Thursday evening with… read more
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Bernadette Peters Free Concert

when: Aug 21 at 7 p.m.

where: Westside, Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Ave., Marina del Rey, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Bernadette Peters is bringing her own 10 piece Orchestra to a free concert at Burton… read more
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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

when: Aug 21 at Various times

where: Westside, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga, Ca

cost: $10-$37

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

It’s Theatricum’s signature production, and you’ll instantly see why. Romp through the forest with ardent… read more

Friday, August 22

Kids Weekend Events 5

“Cinderella” The (Zany) Musical

when: every Friday at 6:30 p.m.

where: Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., Santa Monica, Ca

cost: $12.50-$15

ages: 3 and up

the scoop:

This silly Cinderella reworking features the requisite handsome prince, zany fairy godmother, silly stepsisters, a… read more
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Friday Night Jazz at LACMA

when: every Friday at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: Miracle Mile, LACMA, 5900 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Don’t forget blankets, sweaters, chairs and a picnic to while you lounge on the grass… read more
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Tall Ships Festival

when: Aug 22 - Aug 24 at Hours vary

where: Port of LA, 425 S Palos Verdes St., San Pedro, Ca

cost: $7

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

See the tall ships come sailing in, then join up and leave yer’ landlubber ways… read more
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“A Hard Day’s Night” Turns 50!

when: Aug 22 - Aug 23 at Various times

where: Hollywood, New Beverly, 7165 W. Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles

cost: $8

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

“Can’t Buy Me Love,” “I Should Have Known Better,” and “If I Fell,”  they all… read more
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Barnsdall Park Wine Tasting

when: every Friday at 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

where: Los Feliz, Barnsdall Art Park, 4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $5-$25

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Normally a wine tasting doesn’t sound like a very kid-friendly event.  But this isn’t your… read more
Celebrate the Beatles

The Beatles Storm The Bowl

when: Aug 22 - Aug 24 at 7:30 p.m. or 8 p.m.

where: Hollywood, Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $28-$75

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

How many parents bemoan the lack of Hollywood Bowl in their summer once kids make… read more
KidzCity is open for drop off and play March 31st (No School Day)!!

Pajama Night For Parents Night Out

when: every Friday at 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

where: KidzCIty, 20841 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA

cost: $12/hour

ages: 5-15

the scoop:

Pajama Night happens every Friday with a big screen projector with Just Dance and movies,… read more
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Weebles Wobble Coast to Coast

when: Aug 22 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Discovery Science Center, 2500 N. Main Street, Santa Ana, Ca

cost: $12.95-$15.95

ages: 2-10

the scoop:

Pack your bags for a 50-state adventure in the new exhibit WEEBLES Coast to Coast… read more
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Dodgers Friday Night Fireworks

when: Aug 22 at 7:10 p.m.

where: Dodger Stadium, 1000 Elysian Park Ave., Elysian Park, Ca

cost: $20 and up

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

There will be fireworks on the field and in the sky tonight, as the Dodgers… read more
The PEMCO Movies at Magnuson Park feature big screen movies, cirque performers, movie trivia and Seattle’s best food trucks. Thursdays from July 10 - August 28. Presented by Seattle Children’s. Bring blankets and warm clothes for a comfortable evening. All events are dog friendly. 2014 Schedule: July 10: Grease July 17: The Lego Movie July 24: Gravity July 31: Sixteen Candles August 7: Jurassic Park August 14: Pitch Perfect August 21: The Little Mermaid August 28: Ghostbusters

Friday Movies On the Farm

when: Aug 22 at 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

where: Pierce College Farm Center, 20800 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills, Ca

cost: Free

the scoop:

Get your fruits and veggies, grab dinner, take part in kids activities and then at… read more
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Camp Butterfly, An Overnight Adventure

when: Aug 22 at 6:30 p.m. to 9 a.m.

where: Exposition Park, Natural History Museum, 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $60/person

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

Enjoy the wonder and beauty of live free-flying butterflies at this insect-filled overnight! Girls will… read more
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Start of ART Camp

when: Aug 22 - Aug 29 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

where: West Los Angeles, 12217 Santa Monica Blvd. #203 LA 90025, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: $85/day

ages: 5-12

the scoop:

A day of creative art camp for 5-12 years olds. Starting June 9 and running… read more
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Young Dubliners Bring The Irish

when: Aug 22 at 8 p.m.

where: Levitt Paviliion MacArthur Park, 2230 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

It’s the Celtic rock of the Young Dubliners tonight in a free concert at the… read more
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Shakespeare at the Old Zoo

when: Aug 22 at 7 p.m.

where: Griffith Park, Old Zoo, 4730 Crystal Springs Dr., Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: 5 and up

the scoop:

The Independent Shakespeare Company does shows every summer at the Old Zoo.  Here are some… read more
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Dance Downtown 90’s Style

when: Aug 22 at 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

where: Music Center Plaza, Grand Avenue & Hill Street, Los Angeles, Ca

cost: Free

ages: All Ages

the scoop:

Take your little one to get their groove on with these tunes from your own… read more
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