Skirball Cultural Center

Meline Toumani — There Was and There Was Not: A Journey Through Hate and Possibility in Turkey, Armenia, and Beyond

Armenian American author Meline Toumani discusses her thought-provoking new memoir, "There Was and There Was Not," with radio journalist Barbara Bogaev. Toumani examines the legacy of the Armenian genocide of 1915 and the complex role it plays in her own identity. The author spent four years conducting interviews with Turkish scholars, visiting the remains of Armenian villages, and building a complicated life in Istanbul—all part of what she calls “a love thine enemy experiment.” More

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

The New Huntington Store at The Huntington Library

The Huntington Store, anchor of the north section of the new Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center welcomes shoppers with a selection of gifts and books, apparel, toys, and home decor relating to The Huntington’s vast library, art, and botanical collections. More

Courtesy of the J. Paul Getty Museum

Segerstrom Center for the Arts

NY Times Look West: Art & Collecting Now in Southern California

Find out what’s new, noteworthy and collectible in Southern California’s art scene, internationally recognized for the scope and diversity of its museums, galleries and artists. Join the conversation as some of its leading figures – including Dr. Timothy Potts, director of the J. Paul Getty Museum; Paul Schimmel, partner in the new gallery space Hauser Wirth & Schimmel; Todd D. Smith, director and CEO of the Orange County Museum of Art; and rising young Los Angeles artist Samara Golden – discuss the state of the art with New York Times culture reporter Robin Pogrebin. More

El Nido Family Centers

Skills for Teen Parents Workshop

Los Angeles Public Library is connecting families with Skills for Teen Parents, a program offering free workshops to teen parents interested in continuing their education, finding employment, obtaining health care, and managing personal finances. More

Various Locations

CASA of Los Angeles Information Session

CASA of Los Angeles is hosting information sessions for those interested in learning more about becoming a trained and supervised court-appointed volunteer to advocate and mentor for an abused, abandoned or neglected child. In the information session you will learn how to become a CASA and have the opportunity hear from CASA staff members and current volunteers who have changed the lives of many children. More

CASA Training Room

CASA of Orange County Information Session

CASA of Orange County is hosting information sessions for those interested in learning more about becoming a trained and supervised court-appointed volunteer to advocate and mentor for an abused, abandoned or neglected child. CASA volunteers are ordinary people – men and women, students and executives, retirees and busy professionals. What makes them special is they each give their time and hearts to make an extraordinary difference in the lives of Orange County’s most vulnerable children. More

Gindi Auditorium at the American Jewish University

David Grisman Quintet in Concert

For nearly half a century, mandolinist/composer/bandleader/producer David Grisman has been a guiding force in the evolving world of acoustic music. David skillfully combines elements of the great American music/art forms - jazz and bluegrass -- with many international flavors and sensibilities to create his own distinctive idiom: "Dawg" music, the nickname given to him by Jerry Garcia. More

Brewery Artwalk

Brewery Artwalk

The 33rd Anniversary Brewery Artwalk is April 25 + 26 at the largest active arts community in the world. The Brewery ArtWalk is a twice annual open studio weekend at the worlds largest art complex. More

Ahmanson Theatre

"Cinderella" at the Ahmanson

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific with a contemporary take on the classic tale. More

Museum of Latin American Art

Museum of Latin American Art Education Brunch Fundraiser

MOLAA invites guests to attend their annual Education Brunch Fundraiser in support of the Museum’s art education programs. Since 2009, this event has enabled MOLAA to provide over 100 need-based scholarships for Summer Art & Culture Camp and raised funds to purchase the MOLAA Bus which provides free transportation to the Museum for local school children. More