Experts will offer tips on gear, clothing, nutrition and more for winter campers.
When, where: 7 p.m. Monday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa Monica Blvd.
Admission, info: Free.
Explore nocturnal sites with a naturalist under a full moon at the George F Canyon Preserve. Two-mile round-trip hike will take about two hours. Age 9 or older
When, where: Friday
Admission, info: $12 per person. Reservations required at www.pvplc.org. Group size limited to 20.
Author Casey Schreiner will sign copies of his new book: "Day Hiking: Los Angeles."
When, where: 12-3 p.m. Saturdayat the Adventure 16 store, 11161 W. Pico Blvd., Los Angeles.
Admission, info: Free. (310) 473-4574
Chuck Jonkey will discuss his travels in search of exotic culture, music and dance.
When, where: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Golden Dragon Restaurant, 960 N. Broadway, Los Angeles
Admission, info: $21 for lunch and program. Hosted by the Network for Travel Club. RSVP to Odette Ricasa (323) 578-3601.