6th of August
Book sales: Presented by Friends of Redondo Beach Public Library, Main Library Lobby, 303 N. Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach. 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. redondobeachlibraryfriends.com.
Eat to Live Well: Run by Pam Braun, a former cook, cancer survivor, and author of the anti-cancer cookbook. Presented by the Cancer Support Community Redondo Beach. 11: 30-12: 30 p.m. 310-376-3550, [email protected] Visit cscrb.org for more details.
Forever Plaid Reunion Concert for the 30th Anniversary: Presented by Musical Theater West. Blair Field, 4700 Deukmejian Drive, Long Beach. 8pm Also 5pm and 8pm, August 7th; 8 p.m. August 8. Tickets start at $ 10. musical.org.
Ribbon cutting / opening: Presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Vitality Smoothie, 28901 S. Western Ave., Unit 123, Rancho Palos Verdes. 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. palosverdechamber.com.
The Warriors: Presented by Gardena Drive-In, 14948 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena. $ 20. 8:30 p.m. until August 8th eventbrite.com.
Crimson Crowbar (Rock & Roll): Co-funded by the King Harbor Association. Fisherman’s Wharf (west end of the pier), Redondo Beach. 6-8 p.m. redondopier.com.
Family Nature Club – Birds: Presented by Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy. 9 a.m. Log in to us02web.zoom.us.
Get up and dance: With Eric Stretch. Presented by Musical Theater West. 11 a.m. musical.org.
Heron migration: Los Cerritos Wetlands. Park at the intersection of PCH and 1st St., right on the border of Long Beach and Seal Beach. This hike is suitable for ages 7 and up. Closed shoes are required. 8-10 a.m. For more information or for the nature walk, call Elizabeth at [email protected]
Personal Path to Freedom 12 Step Series: “Deliberate Conscience,” Part 8, under the guidance of spiritual guide Herb Kaighan. Presented by Mary and Joseph Retreat Center. 10-11: 30 a.m. $ 10. Register at maryjoseph.org.
City Hall for State Accounts: Review of Senate Laws 9 and 10 and How to Organize to Defeat Them. 10 a.m. Register at us02web.zoom.us.
Summer concert on the plaza: With Shea Givens. Manhattan Beach Village, 3200 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach. 1 p.m. akustikspottalent.com.
Summer concert on the plaza: With Sarah Rogo (Blues, Soul, Folk, Americana) Manhattan Beach Village, 3200 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach. 6 p.m. akustikspottalent.com.
The Hills Are Alive Virtual 10k / 5k Run / Walk: Presented by the Pepper Tree Foundation of Rolling Hills Estates and UCLA Health. Register at ci.rolling-hills-estates.ca.
Understand social security: Presented by MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center. 9:30 a.m. Call 714-352-1119 RSVP. Those who register will receive a zoom link by email prior to the event.
Yard sale: Presented by the Rotary Club of San Pedro. Sun. Walker St. between the 14th and 15th sts. in San Pedro. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Chris Cain “Raisin ‘Cain”: Malainey’s Grill and One Hell of an Irish Bar, 168 N. Marina Drive, Long Beach. 5 p.m. 562-598-9431.
Progressive Democratic Club: 4 p.m. Register at us02web.zoom.us. Meeting ID: 881 6352 3792. Passcode: 1932. Phone: 669-900-6833.
Big Book 12-Step Discussion Meeting: 7: 30-9: 00 p.m. Suggested contribution $ 5. Register at herbk.com.
Torrance Democratic Club: With congregation member Al Muratsuchi. 7 p.m. Register in advance at us02web.zoom.us.
Book Discussion: “Black Sun” by Rebecca Roanhorse. Directed by Erin Schoonover. Presented by the Redondo Beach Public Library. 6:30 p.m. Register at zoom.us.
Book sales: Presented by Friends of Redondo Beach Public Library, Main Library Lobby, 303 N. Pacific Coast Highway, Redondo Beach. 11 am-1pm redondobeachlibraryfriends.com.
Chamber 101 (virtual): Presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. 9-10 a.m. palosverdechamber.com.
Overeaters Anonymous: First Christian Church, Room 9, 2930 El Dorado St., Torrance. 7:30 p.m. Call Jennifer at 310-529-5708.
Centering prayer group: Directed by Greg Johnson and Herb Kaighan. Presented by Mary and Joseph Retreat Center. 19: 30-21: 00 Registration at maryjoseph.org.
Do you know your H2O webinar series: “Virtual tour of the water recycling facility.” Presented by West Basin Municipal Water District. 11 a.m.-12.30 p.m. Registration on westbasin.org.
Toastmasters Southbay Club 280: 7-9pm Call 310-532-1209 for link information. More information is available at southbaytoastmasters.org.
Spy wife: Presented by the South Bay Film Society. AMC Rolling Hills, 2591 Airport Drive, Torrance. 4:00 PM, 7:10 PM, and 7:25 PM To reserve tickets, call 310-326-1167 or email [email protected]
Boulevard nights: Presented by Gardena Drive-In, 14948 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena. $ 20. 8:15 p.m. through August 15 $ 20. eventbrite.com.
Gallery conversation multiples: Presented by the Angels Gate Cultural Center. 7-8.30 p.m. Register at eventbrite.com.
Shakespeare and his friends aloud: “Doctor Faustus” by Christopher Marlowe. Start with scene VIII. 4:00 p.m. Registration at carpenterarts.org.
Summer concert on the plaza: With Matt Commerce (So Cal Rock, Folk, Classic Rock, Formal, Beatles). Manhattan Beach Village, 3200 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach. 6 p.m. akustikspottalent.com.
Summer outdoor music series: With the New Revolution blues band. Presented by South Bay Pavilion, 20700 S. Avalon Blvd., Carson. 6-8 p.m. Register at eventbrite.com.
Thirsty Thursday Speed Networking Event: Joint event with the Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber. Presented by the Long Beach Chamber of Commerce. 4-5 p.m. Registration at business.lbchamber.com.
Vintage Fab (Beatles Tribute): Presented by the Redondo Pier Association and Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital. Fisherman’s Wharf (west end of the pier), Redondo Beach. 6-8 p.m. redondopier.com.
The Master Choral Songbooks: Call to all singers. There are openings for all voices. For audition information, contact [email protected] and include “LC Auditions” in the subject line. The rehearsals and concerts on site will resume in September. Allan Petker is the artistic director.
NAMI south bay: Family and peer self-help groups for mental illness are currently meeting virtually. For information on times and dates, visit namisouthbay.com or email Paul Stansbury at [email protected] palosverdechamber.com.
Sound pedro: Presented by FLOOD and Angels Gate Cultural Center. 7-9: 15pm until November 27th. soundpedro.org.
South Bay Film Society virtual screenings: “Against the Current”, “Sun Children” and “God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya” until August 9th; “Sheep without a shepherd” until August 30th. For details, click southbayfilmsociety.com
The summer show: Presented by the Palos Verdes Art Center. Exhibition runs until August 21, 7-9pm pvartcenter.org.
Ultra!: Torrance Art Museum, 3320 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. Expires August 28th. torranceartmuseum.com.
Virtual theater series: “Schlösser im Zoom” by John Mabey and directed by Susan Weisbarth. Presented by Kentwood Players. Until August 22nd youtube.com.
Garn Angels South Bay: No meetings currently held, but the group continues to crochet, knit, quilt and sew for seven local charities. New members and donations are welcome. For more information, contact Anna at 310-830-2190 or visit garangels.wixsite.com.
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