An Even Greener Easter

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Easter has always been a holiday filled with the beauty of nature. With a backdrop of dark green grass, bright green leaves, colorful flowers, singing birds and blue sky, how can it not be? And this year, Easter takes on an even deeper shade of green. It’s followed directly by Earth Day on April 22nd, providing the perfect opportunity for an Easter-Earth Day mashup. So ditch the plastic grass, do a little upcycling and bring a few earth friendly touches to your springtime celebration! [Read more...]

Springamajig – Saturday, April 26 in La Canada Flintridge

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Saddle up your posse’ and mosey on down to Palm Crest Elementary on Saturday, April 26th from 11AM to 4PM to check out: Our famous Silly String Obstacle Course, new Slingshot Water Balloon Game Booth, a new and improved photo booth, and airbrush tattoos. We’ll be serving Rounds Premium Burgers and Costco hot dogs. For those with a sweet tooth, our parent volunteers will be spinning fresh cotton candy and Rita’s Italian Ice will be providing frozen treats!!!! To top it off, there will be rootin’ tootin’ inflatables, a wagon load of prizes to be won from our 8 hand-crafted game booths, a talent show and country line dancing!!! [Read more...]

Mother/Daughter Book Club – Wednesday, April 23 in Pasadena

Girls and Moms, join us to discuss books that inspire compassion, self-esteem, and courage in the face of social pressure, as we explore what it means to be a strong, confident young woman! For girls 11 and up, their mothers or an adult guest of their choice. Will discuss Savvy by Ingrid Law. To sign up call (626) 744-4066, option 4. [Read more...]

Central Altadena Little League 1st Annual All-Star Festival – Saturday, April 19 in Altadena

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The Central Altadena Little League invites the community, family and friends to our annual All-Star Festival. There will be vendor and carnival booths, water balloon toss, egg hunts, jumpers, food, special guest DJ and a Home Run Derby. Entry for the Derby is $10. Booth tickets are $1 and entry to the Festival is free. Join us for family fun. [Read more...]

Book Spine Poetry Contest – All Month in April in Pasadena

April is Poetry Month! This year, La Pintoresca Branch is celebrating poetry all month long. Stop by for a new perspective on poetry! We’re continuing the annual Book Spine Poetry contest tradition. Visit La Pintoresca Branch and use our books to create a short poem using book titles. Send a digital photo of your verse to [email protected] or let us take the photo for you. We’ll choose winning poems in the Children, Teens, and Adult Categories. Each winner will receive a small prize, and have their poem displayed. [Read more...]