Films and presentations
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When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.
Admission, info: Free, RSVP to (626) 449-3220.
The documentary film “The First 70" showcases a journey to visit the 70 California state parks that were slated to close because of budget cuts. The closure list includes thousands of acres of parkland and 50% of the state’s historic parks.
When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Arcadia, 214 N. Santa Anita Ave.; Wednesday at the REI store in Northridge, 18605 Devonshire St.; and Thursday at the REI store in Santa Monica, 402 Santa Monica Blvd.
Admission, info: $10 donation suggested in support of the California State Parks Foundation and the documentary. (626) 447-1062 for Arcadia; (818) 831-5555 for Northridge; (310) 458-4370 for Santa Monica.
Experts will share tips on all aspects of hiking, including equipment, safety, local resources and places to go.
When, where: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Tustin, 2962 El Camino Real.
Admission, info: Free. (714) 505-0205
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