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The Crawford Family Forum

The End of Life Option Act: A 'right to die' for Californians?

When Brittany Maynard, a young woman suffering from an incurable brain tumor, made public her decision to move to Oregon and end her life, the controversy around physician-assisted suicide grabbed headlines. More

Nuart Theatre

"Black Souls" Film

"Black Souls" is the tragedy of three brothers who are close to the ’Ndrangheta, a Mafia-style criminal organization similar to the Cosa Nostra. The story of this Calabrian criminal family unfolds like a western set in our own day, where the laws of blood and the vendetta take precedence over everything. More

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The Crawford Family Forum

LACMA at 50: A conversation with Michael Govan and The Frame's John Horn

Since its opening in 1965, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) has become the largest art museum in the western United States. Its mission as an encyclopedic museum is supported by a collection of more than 120,000 artworks and objects that span the history of art. More

Skirball Cultural Center

Are China And The U.S. On A Collision Course?

Are China and the US on a Collision Course? The future of the world in the 21st century may well hinge on the relationship between China and the United States. To fully understand this relationship we have put together some of America's foremost experts to examine the two countries' present and future together. On Saturday, May 2nd The PLATO Society presents a symposium on China – U.S. relations at the Skirball Center. Speakers will examine the two countries’ present and future together. More

Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits

NKLA Adoption Weekend

You can adopt your new best friend at NKLA Adoption Weekend. Meet over 1,000 dogs, cats, puppies and kittens for adoption from more than 50 Los Angeles rescues and shelters, Saturday and Sunday, May 2 and 3, 10 a. More

Gindi Auditorium at the American Jewish University

Film Screening and Discussion with Theodore Bikel and Leonard Maltin: "Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem"

Portraits of two beloved icons - Sholom Aleichem and Theodore Bikel - are woven together in the enchanting new documentary, "Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem" that reveals the wit, wisdom and talent the two men share. More

East West Players

The Who's "Tommy"

Deprived of sight, hearing and speech by the shock of what he had witnessed as a child, young Tommy Walker seems lost to life – until he reveals an uncanny talent for the game of pinball. More

Fusion Academy Pasadena

“The Teenage Brain”

Why do teens behave the way they do? Why can they be so disorganized, forgetful, risk taking, and challenging to parent? How can you better support and understand your adolescent? Fusion Academy will discuss what is happening in your teen’s brain, and offer suggestions on how to be an effective and patient teen parent. More

The Crawford Family Forum

Community Cinema: 'Limited Partnership'

Long before The Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8, one gay couple challenged the U.S. government for the right to marry — in the mid 1970s. More

Web Meeting

Driving Energy Efficiency – Understanding New 2015 Hot Water Heater Rating Changes

New federal requirements for water heaters have significantly changed energy efficiency standards for residential water heating. Find out how this impacts overall energy usage and green house gas emissions as well as how it affects Orange County and Los Angeles homeowners. More