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The Crawford Family Forum

Community Cinema: 'MAKERS: Women in Space'

A screening of an installment of the PBS documentary series MAKERS, focusing on the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program. A conversation will follow, moderated by Joanne Griffith. More

Noor Sofia Ballroom

Lunch and Learn: Branding and marketing your business, with Meg Gill of Golden Road Brewing

Southern California Public Radio invites you to Lunch and Learn: Branding and Marketing Your Business, featuring Meg Gill, President & Co-Founder at Golden Road Brewing. More

USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism

Global Millennials and the Changing World Order

How does the millennial generation see the world around them? How do their views differ from their elders? And what kind of impact will these perceptions have on the future of international relations? More

Various Locations

Angel City Jazz Festival

The 2014 Angel City Jazz Festival is September 19th to the 28th. The 2014 theme "Full Circle" highlights their commitment to L.A.'s jazz community, and their return to Barnsdall Art Park, the site of the first festival in 2008. Artists include NEA Jazz Masters Anthony Braxton and Toshiko Akiyoshi, and jazz luminaries Craig Taborn, Wadada Leo Smith, Bobby Bradford, Vinny Golia, Azar Lawrence, Michael White, Araun Ortiz, Youn Sun Nah, and many others. More

La Luz de Jesus Gallery

The Coaster Show: Annual L.A. Beer Week Tie-In Show & Harold Fox “On the Fringe of the Mundane”

La Luz de Jesus Gallery presents The Coaster Show: Annual L.A. Beer Week Tie-In Show. Also on exhibition, Harold Fox's paintings are vivid reminiscences of a bygone era. If Charles Bukowski used paintbrushes instead of a typewriter, the outcome might look something like this. But there’s also a bit of Steinbeck and Hemingway and a whole lot of Nightmare Alley. More

Brookside Park

Wiggle Waggle Walk

The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA’s 16th annual Wiggle Waggle Walk is a community dog walk at Pasadena’s Brookside Park adjacent to the Rose Bowl. The event will raise funds to provide food, shelter and medical care to homeless animals. In addition to the walk, the Pasadena Humane Society presents a Pet Expo and Fair with shows, food trucks, K-9 demonstrations, children’s activities and an array of vendors. More

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Griffith Observatory

Griffith Observatory - All Space Considered

The Griffith Observatory's monthly All Space Considered event is free to the public. Learn more about some of the most talked about subjects in astronomy. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

NEXT: the creative curiosity of the scientist–artist

We explore the unbreakable connection between artistic expression and research in this edition of our science series, NEXT: People | Science | Tomorrow. More

Falcon Theatre

Impro Theatre’s "The Western UnScripted"

Using only their wits and audience suggestions, Impro Theatre saddles up and rides headlong into the dangerous high chaparral of places like Tombstone and Deadwood to create a new-fangled full-length play in the style of the great film westerns of John Ford and Howard Hawks. More

Henry Hwang Theater

Animals Out of Paper

Written by Rajiv Joseph, the Pulitzer- finalist for “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.” In this comedy- drama, called “pitch- perfect” by the NY Times, when a world-renowned origami artist opens her studio to a teenage prodigy and his school teacher, she discovers that life and love can’t be arranged neatly in this drama about finding the perfect design. More