Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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Bob and the Monster - Film screening and conversation

Bob Forrest made his name in L.A.’s mid-80’s/early-90’s rock scene, singing and writing for cult bands Thelonious Monster and The Bicycle Thief. More

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Weighing In: Addressing youth obesity in LA County

America’s obesity problem hits close to home: today, over half of LA County’s adult population is overweight or obese. More

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Need a Place to Call Home: Life on the streets

Men, women, and children living on the streets, in their cars, or on the floors of friends – on any given day in Los Angeles County more than 50,000 people are homeless. More

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DeBord Report Live: Is the IPO dead?

Facebook’s recent initial public offering has been called the biggest disaster in U.S. financial history. More

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HOSOI: Skateboarder Inmate Junkie Pastor

A professional by the age of 13, Christian Hosoi was a bad-boy rock-star athlete celebrated as the best vertical and aerial skateboarder in the world. More

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FilmWeek Critics Club - WINGS

This 1927 silent film is a heart-wrenching love story set in the Army Air Corps during WWI. It's a must-see for film-lovers and history buffs! More

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Comedy Congress Live

The comedic material emanating from Washington D.C., and state capitols across the country, is enough to make any sitcom writer jealous, even if most of that comedy is unintentional. More

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International Olympic Day Celebration 2012

For the third consecutive year, Olympic Hall of Fame swimmer and five time medalist, John Naber, moderated a panel discussion about the history and significance of the Olympic Movement. More

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Why Women Succeed: The art of re-invention

This panel discussion brought together four innovative, creative, entrepreneurial women who moved from one career to another highly successful endeavor. More

Roberto (Bear) Guerra

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Talking Trash: Does it matter where our garbage goes? (Part 2)

Each of us produces an average of 100 tons of solid waste in our lifetimes, which “dies” in landfills that, in our minds, are very far away. More