Expert Simon Mayer will discuss primitive survival skills in the backcountry.
When, where: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Arcadia, 214 N. Santa Anita Ave.; and Thursday at the REI store in Northridge, 18605 Devonshire St.
Admission, info: Free. (626) 447-1062 for Arcadia; (818) 831-5555 for Northridge.
Sierra Club members will share stories, photos and tips on backcountry skiing on Southern California peaks.
When, where: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Manhattan Beach, 1800 Rosecrans Ave., Suite E; and 7 p.m. Thursday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa Monica Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. (310) 727-0728 for Manhattan Beach; (310) 458-4370 for Santa Monica.
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