Turkish cooking, discovering Sequoia National Park and more
Angie Brenner will discuss her new cookbook, “Tree of Life — Turkish Home Cooking,” inspired by her travels in Turkey.
When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
REI experts will help you discover Sequoia National Park and its rivers and waterfalls, caves and pictographs.
When, where: 7 p.m. Thursday at the REI store in Northridge, 18605 Devonshire St.
Admission, info: Free. (818) 831-5555.
Mt. Whitney expert Dr. Ken Murray will offer tips for gear and trip planning as well as show detailed slides of approaches and options.
When, where: 6:30 p.m Thursday at the Adventure 16 store in Tarzana, 5425 Reseda Blvd., and 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Los Angeles store, 11161 W. Pico Blvd.
Admission, info: Free. Tarzana, (818) 345-4266; Los Angeles, (310) 473-4574.
Let the Yucca tree inspire you in this painting and drawing class at the Lost Horse Campground in Joshua Tree National Park. Includes individual instruction.
When, where: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 16. Joshua Tree Visitor Center.
Admission, info: $70. (760) 367-5535.
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