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Bring your sweethearts, classic cars to Valentine Cruise-In

48 HOURS

Make a date to take your sweetheart to the Road’ers Car Club’s

Valentine Cruise-In from 6 to 9 tonight at Bob’s Big Boy, 1407 W.

Glenoaks Blvd., Glendale.

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Club members will present a free rose to the first 50 car show

entrants. Top cars in their categories will receive trophies. There

will be a disc jockey playing music and prize raffles. Competition is

open to all hot rods, classics and muscle cars.

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During the January show, the Car of the Year trophy was given to

Jim and Pat Kitowski for their 1957 Chevy Bel Air. They came all the

way from Acton with their grandchildren to compete. The Best of Show

trophy went to Ron and Linda Kinyoun and their great 1947 Plymouth

coupe.

The new officers of the club are Rick Fox, president; Terry

Pittson, vice president; Jack Smoker, treasurer; Vince Cicone,

secretary; Carl Casanova and John Willoh, co-event coordinators; and

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Willy Alvarado, sergeant-at-arms.

For more information, call Fox at 240-9461.

SPECIAL EVENTS

TRACY AND HIS CREW PLAY IN HOLLYWOOD

Tracy & the Hindenburg Ground Crew will perform beginning at 9

tonight at Highland Grounds in Hollywood.

Formed in 1992, the band is a Burbank-based roots and punk

influenced alternative pop combo.

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Cover charge is $5. Also appearing is Gangster Folk. Highland

Grounds is at 742 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood.

INTERNATIONAL LOCALES SUBJECTS IN PAINTINGS

All areas of the world are depicted in paintings of artists’

international travel destinations in an exhibit opening today at

Tirage Gallery in Pasadena.

Glendale residents exhibiting are Donald Hildreth, Paulette Lee

and Tony Peters.

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 5

p.m. Saturday. The show ends March 15. For more information, call

(626) 405-1020.

ART EXHIBITS

ARMENIAN ARTISTS BENEFIT FROM HARVEST GALLERY

Harvest Gallery brings to Glendale the works of artists living and

working in Armenia.

Works on display are by Ashot Kirakosyan, Samvel Chibukhyan, V.

Matevosyan and Hovik Aghikyan.

The gallery opened in December with the purpose of representing

works of established and emerging artists, said Aris Ajand, owner and

curator. Gallery proceeds support artists in their native country.

With hundreds of pieces in the collection, only a small fraction

is on display at a time. This makes frequent rotation possible and

provides a constantly changing selection of works.

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. The

gallery is at 938 N. Brand Blvd. For more information, call

546-1000.

WOMEN PAINTERS WEST HAS JURIED EXHIBIT

Women Painters West, a group founded in 1921 that supports

scholarships for promising art students, is displaying its show

”...Because I Am a Woman” at the Creative Arts Center Gallery in

Burbank.

Juror was Barbara Gilbert, curator for the Skirball Museum.

Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9

a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The exhibit ends

Feb. 26. The arts center is in George Izay Park, 1100 W. Clark Ave.,

Burbank.

FAMOUS BATTLE SCENES EXHIBITED AT LOCAL MUSEUM

Paintings of battle scenes by Toluca Lake resident John Pomeroy,

ranging from 9 by 12 feet to wall size, are on exhibit at the Forest

Lawn Museum in Glendale.

A supervising animator with Walt Disney Feature Animation, Pomeroy

has captured in oil such famous scenes as Alexander the Great at the

Battle of Granicus in this exhibit “Windows of War: Historical

Paintings by John Pomeroy.”

The exhibit continues through April 26. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5

p.m. daily. The museum is at Forest Lawn, Glendale, 1712 S. Glendale Ave., Glendale. Admission and parking are free. For more information,

call 204-3131, ext. 4545.

PAINTER DISPLAYS AT VIVA GALLERY

Marilyn Malkov Stein of Burbank joins nine other artists of Artist

Co-Op 7 in their group show “10 of H’Arts” throughout February at the

Viva Gallery in Northridge.

Stein works in oils or acrylic and became intrigued by the human

figure while taking life-drawing classes. She prefers painting

landscapes, she said, because they make her happy.

The Viva Gallery is at 8516 Reseda Blvd., Northridge. A reception

will be from 3 to 5 p.m. today. The gallery is open from 11 a.m. to

4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Admission is free. The show continues through February. For more

information, call 576-0775.

‘CALIFORNIA COLORS’ AT DESCANSO GALLERY

Artists Margot Lennartz, Jim Yurk and Louise Forbes are combining

their talents in a monthlong show at Descanso Gardens’ Boddy House

Art Gallery.

Lennartz will exhibit “California Colors,” a collection of oil

paintings including plein air landscapes of sea, mountain and desert

scenes from throughout the state.

Yurk, a potter whose works are functional and decorative, is

exhibiting unusual stoneware impressions of wall-hung flowers.

Forbes paints wildlife, fantasy flowers and hidden subjects in oil

on wood panels.

The Boddy House Art Gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

Admission is free with gardens admission. The show ends March 6.

Descanso Gardens is at 1418 Descanso Drive, La Ca- nada

Flintridge. The gardens are open 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily except

Christmas Day.

Admission is $5 for adults; $3 for seniors and students; $1 for

children 5 to 12, and free for members and children 5 and younger.

Parking is free.

For more information, call 949-4200.

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call JOYCE RUDOLPH at 637-3241 or e-mail joyce.rudolph@ latimes.com

or fax them to 241-1975.


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