The Glendale Certified Farmers' Market is from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30
p.m. on Brand Boulevard between Broadway and Wilson Avenue.
Light and Hope: a display of turn-of-the century stained-glass
Christmas windows, is on exhibit from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through
Jan. 5 at Forest Lawn Museum, 1712 S. Glendale Ave. Admission and
parking are free. For more information, call (800) 204-3131, ext.
Reindeer visit the Los Angeles Zoo from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
through Wednesday at 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles. On weekends, there
will be entertainment, fun and crafts for the family. Admission is
$8.25, $3.25 for children 2 to 12. For more information, call (323)
The Glendale Rose Float Assn. invites the community to help
volunteers decorate this year's float entry, "Enchanting Dreams,"
from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. through Monday at the Rose Palace, 835 S.
Raymond Ave., Pasadena. Children must be 13 or older. For more
information, call 265-3227.
Tai chi classes are from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the auditorium at
Glendale Adventist Medical Center, 1500 E. Chevy Chase Drive. The
class is $4 per session. To register, call 409-8057.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets at 9:15 a.m. for a
weigh-in and 10 a.m. for a meeting at the First Lutheran Church,
1300 E. Colorado St. For more information, call (800) 932-8677.
A Los Angeles Opera Properties exhibit will be on display through
Tuesday at the Glendale Central Library, 222 E. Harvard St. Props
from various operas will be on display, including Otello, The Merry
Widow, La Boheme and more. Hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through
Thursday and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday. For more
information, call 548-2051.
The Glendale Adult Recreation Center holds ballroom dancing from
1:30 to 4 p.m. at 201 E. Colorado St. For more information, call
LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE
Five artists will exhibit their works at Penelope's, 1029
Foothill Blvd. The exhibit will feature abstract painting by Gould
Allison; watercolors by Vikki Thomas; tortoise paintings by Christy
Petersen; oil on canvas by Kathy Kidd; and photography by Andy
Kitchen. The hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and from 8 a.m. to
5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 790-4386.
The Glendale Central Library invites children 4 and older from 2
to 3 p.m. at 222 E. Harvard St. for "Many Thanks," to express their
gratitude by enjoying stories and crafts with a thankful theme. For
more information, call 548-2035.
Crescenta Valley High School music students will sell Krispy Kreme
doughnuts from 7 to 9 a.m. at Dominick's, 2948 Foothill Blvd., and
Chor's Restaurant, 7822 Foothill Blvd.
The Writers & Authors Group meets at 9:30 a.m. at Barnes & Noble
Booksellers, 245 N. Glendale Ave. Bring your novel, memoir,
screenplay and support. It's free. For more information, call
The Glendale, Parks, Recreation and Community Services will hold
Winter Day Camp from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. today through Friday. The
price is $78 per week. To register, call 548-2184, or for more information, call 548-3797.
Contemporary Novels is a free class from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Council Room at Verdugo Hills Hospital, 1812 Verdugo Blvd. The class
is offered by the Glendale Community College Lifelong Learning
Seminars program. For more information, call 243-5196.
The Verdugo Hills Toastmasters No. 434 meet at 7 p.m. at Verdugo
Hills Hospital, 1812 Verdugo Blvd. The group meets the second and
fourth Monday of the month. For more information, call 248-6787.
The Actor's Alley Repertory Theatre and the Glendale Community
College Lifelong Learning Seminars will hold a free improvisation
workshop for seniors from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Glendale Adult
Recreation Center, 201 E. Colorado St. For more information, call
The Survivors Network for those Abused by Priests, Glendale
Chapter meet from 7 to 9 p.m. the first and third Monday of the
month in the small conference room at the Glendale Central Library,
222 E. Harvard St. For more information, call 262-6540.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) will meet at 6:30 p.m. for a
weigh-in and 7 p.m. for a meeting in Chaffee Hall at the Church of
Religious Science, 4845 Duns- more Ave. For more information, call
Qigong (chi kung) is from 6:30 to 7:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
at Nibley Park, 1103 E. Mountain Ave. For more information, call
Jax Bar & Grill supper club presents the jazz group "Dead Ringer"
from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at 339 N. Brand Blvd. For more information,
NEW YEARS DAY
"Brand 32 -- Works on Paper" is on exhibit at the Brand Library
Art Galleries, 1601 W. Mountain St. through Jan. 11. Hours are 1 to 8
p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 1 to 6 p.m. Wednesday and from 1 to 5 p.m.
Friday and Saturday. For more information, call 548-2051.
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