A roundup of community events in and around La Cañada Flintridge. To submit items, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lanterman House Holiday Open House — Sunday, Dec. 17, 1 to 4 p.m. The Lanterman Historical Museum Foundation hosts its annual open house for members and the community. Enjoy free tours of Lanterman House museum, light refreshments and caroling with the La Cañada High School Choral Singers. Visitors will also have one final opportunity to view the Legacy of Frank Lanterman exhibition. “It is our pleasure to open up the house for the holiday season and we hope you will be able to come and enjoy it,” says Bob Moses, interim executive director. The museum is located at 4420 Encinas Drive, La Cañada. For more information visit www.lantermanfoundation.org.
La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Assn. “Under the Bridge” Happy Hour — Tuesday, Dec. 26, 5 to 7 p.m. See the city’s Rose Parade float entry during Deco Week in the Flintridge Preparatory School parking lot at the corner of Foothill Boulevard and Hampton Road. Bring an appetizer to share with others.
La Cañada Congregational Church Chancel Choir Christmas Concert — Sunday, Dec. 17, 4 p.m. Featuring a selection of Christmas anthems and Daniel Pinkham’s “Christmas Cantata” for mixed chorus, brass quartet and organ, this concert will be held at the historic church, 1200 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada. The audience will also have the chance to join in some traditional carols. The choir is under the direction of Dr. Harold Daugherty, Jr., the church’s director of music. Joseph A. Klice is the organist. The concert will feature solos by soprano Vera Lugo, mezzo-soprano Christina Thomas and tenor Russell Smith. The concert is free to the public. A free-will offering will be received to support the church’s Music Fund. Free child care is available, and a reception in the church’s Fellowship Hall will follow.
Seniors Cookies & Cocoa Social — Thursday, Dec. 14, 2 to 4 p.m. Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge, 4469 Chevy Chase Drive. This social will include music, games and snacks. RSVP by calling (818) 790-4353.