FREE!! Events

August

Jazz at LACMA

Free Jazz concerts made possible by Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavky and KKJZ 88.1

Friday, August 3, 2012, @ 6pm, Nick Macini Collective

Friday, August 10, 2012 @ 6pm, Dale Fielder Quartet

Friday, August 17, 2012 @ 6pm, Grant Geissman & the Cool Man Cool Band

Friday, August 24, 2012 @ 6pm, Reinhold Schwarzwald & Patrice Rushen

Friday, August 31, 2012@ 6pm, Carol Welsman

Levitt Pavilion Pasadena

The Levitt Pavilion Pasadena presents an annual summer series of 50 free music concerts, under the stars, at the historic Memorial Park band shell in the heart of Old Pasadena.

Click Summer Guide for more details

Dance Downtown (August -9 Disco)

Jump in and join a joyous mass of dancing Angelenos on summer Fridays between May and September on The Music Center Plaza. Beginner dance lessons, live bands/DJs spinning tunes, and warm summer nights make for a chance to meet, greet, move and groove.

Griffith Observatory – Public Star Party

Free public star parties are held monthly at Griffith Observatory from 2:00 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. They are a chance for the whole family to look at the Sun, Moon, visible planets and other objects, to try out a variety of telescopes, and to talk to knowledgeable amateur astronomers about the sky and their equipment.

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Events in the Los Angeles Area

MONDAYS IN MARCH

9 am —2 pm West Hollywood Farmers’ Market at North Vista and Fountain Avenue 323.848.6502

10am – 5pm Page Museum The Page Museum is located at the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits in the heart of Los Angeles. Rancho La Brea is one of the world’s most famous fossil localities, recognized for having the largest and most diverse assemblage of extinct Ice Age plants and animals in the world. Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits 5801 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 934-PAGE info@tarpits.org (Every day)

10am – J. Paul Getty Museum The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks to further knowledge of the visual arts and to nurture critical seeing by collecting, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting works of art of the highest quality. The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center in Los Angeles houses European paintings, drawings, sculpture, illuminated manuscripts, decorative arts, and European and American photographs. Admission to the Getty Center and to all exhibitions is FREE—no tickets or reservations required for general admission. 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, California 90049 310 440-7330 http://www.getty.edu (Every day)

5pm – 8pm LACMA LACMA’s collections encompass the geographic world and virtually the entire history of art. Among the museum’s special strengths are its holdings of Asian art, housed in part in the Bruce Goff-designed Pavilion for Japanese Art; Latin American art, ranging from pre-Columbian masterpieces to works by leading modern and contemporary artists including Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and José Clemente Orozco; and Islamic art, of which LACMA hosts one of the most significant collections in the world. 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-6000 http://www.lacma.org (Every day)

7:30 pm  NarAnon Cri-Help-George, North Hollywood   Pfleger Center 11027 Burbank Blvd, 91601-2431

7 pm Narcotics Anonymous  The Heartbeat of Recovery, The Musicians Union Hollywood, 2nd floor, M.A.P. Group Room Literature Study, 817 N Vine St. 90038-3739