palos verdes commmunity events: Malaga Cove 2019 Art Shows Are Coming Soon! - 04/12/19 04:14 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners know that spring has arrived when the Malaga Cove Art Shows are back for their new 2019 season.  You can meet with local artists and art collectors one weekend a month from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in a family friendly outdoor environment.  The first show will be on Saturday & Sunday, April 13 & 14, 2019, and will continue on May 18 & 19, June 15 & 16, July 20 & 21, August 17 & 18, and September 21 & 22, 2019.
The Palos Verdes Art Center invites the community to meet with over 30 talented local artists from seven different … (1 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Visit South Coast Botanic Garden Free February Admission Day! - 02/12/19 01:51 PM

The South Coast Botanic Garden which is sometimes called “The Jewel of the Peninsula,” has “free admission day” coming up which is a special gift for Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy.  On the third Tuesday of every month, visitors are allowed to walk these gorgeous gardens to enjoy the blooming trees, shrubs and flowers as they transition from their spring blooms into early summer with plenty of color.  The Botanic Garden has more than 2,500 different species of plants from as far away as Australia, the Mediterranean, and southern Africa.  The garden is located in Sunset’s “Zone 23,” which is considered to be … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes 2018 Half Marathon and 5K/10K Run - 10/18/18 07:58 AM

The Palos Verdes Half Marathon and 10K and 5K run will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2018.  The Palos Verdes Marathon, which is part of the Lexus LaceUp Running Series, is being presented by Saucony.  Lexus is underwriting the costs of the event and will contribute funds raised to Kiwanis Club for their many scholarship programs.
The Half Marathon will start and finish above the scenic Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes.  The course runs south on Palos Verdes Drive South gradually uphill, before a turn near Wayfarers Chapel.  Runners will pass Pelican Cove and the iconic Point Vicente Lighthouse, before turning left onto … (1 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Supports 2018 “The Hills Are Alive” Race - 08/09/18 08:43 AM

Palos Verdes home owners will be supporting our local “The Hills Are Alive Race” which benefits Rolling Hills Estates’ Pepper Tree Foundation.  This race is considered to be one of the oldest and finest trail races in Southern California.  The Pepper Tree Foundation was established in 1982 to promote citizen contributions and donations to enrich the quality of  life in Rolling Hills Estates.  The foundation has provided trees, benches, picnic tables and other items which enhance and preserve the city parks and open spaces.  This year the Pepper Tree Foundation will partner with UCLA Health, and this 37th annual race will … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Celebrates 50th Antiques Show & Sale! - 05/11/18 11:36 AM

Palos Verdes homes owners will enjoy the Golden Jubilee celebration of the annual Palos Verdes Antiques Show & Sale at St. Francis Episcopal Church.  The antique show will run from Thursday, May 31, through Saturday, June 2, 2018.  You can wander through various antiques booths, vintage & decorative arts, the Harvest cupboard & the Garden Gazebo to find one of a kind special items.  There will also be several food concessions to enjoy – a patio luncheon, English afternoon tea or evening wine & cheese.
If you would like to attend the Opening Night Celebration that takes place on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, from … (1 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Celebrates 2018 Kids To Parks Day Fun! - 05/07/18 04:25 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have a great opportunity to take their children to the National Celebration of Parks on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  This special Kids To Parks Day is a reminder of the importance that nature and playing in the great outdoors are for our children.  To celebrate this special day, two local parks have planned great activities for families to enjoy.
The Point Vicente Interpretive Center will be celebrating their third Annual Kids To Parks Day from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  This event will take place at the Interpretive Center and will feature a puppet show hosted by the Los Serenos de Point Vicente volunteers.  … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Art Center 2018 Summer Art Camps - 04/27/18 03:02 PM

Palos Verdes Art Center is offering its Summer Art Camps 2018 with a variety of classes for Palos Verdes homes owners’ children to enjoy here on the Peninsula.  These classes will encourage your children to develop their creativity and skills and just find some new ways to have fun!  Each week’s theme and activities, designed by art educators, are different.  Classes are divided into age appropriate groups.
Age Group 5 – 7  
June 18 – June 22
June 25 – June 29
Students will enhance their reading and writing skills while awakening their imagination by creating a story and … (1 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Empty Saddle Club Celebrates 13th Annual Country Carnival - 04/20/18 08:25 AM

Palos Verdes residents are always looking for fun activities to enjoy with their families.  On Saturday, April 28, 2018, the 13th Annual Country Carnival will take place at the Empty Saddle Club.  Come and enjoy a fun outing from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. that all ages will appreciate.  This event has free admission and visitors are able to join in the silent auction, raffle, children’s games, pony rides, petting zoo, arts & crafts, line dancing and live music.
You will be able to purchase food from vendors while enjoying the horsemanship activities that will be entertaining the crowd. This event is a fundraiser for … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Easter 2018 At Terranea Resort! - 03/15/18 10:20 AM

The beautiful Terranea Resort will be offering Palos Verdes homes owners an opportunity to experience wonderful restaurants and exquisite views when joining them for their Easter Brunchon Sunday, April 1, 2018.
Terranea Resort offers a variety of food choices to choose from at their many restaurants.  The Easter Ballroom Brunch will take place in the Palos Verdes Grand Ballroom.  The annual holiday brunch will offer a selection of food offerings including an omelet and egg station, Hawaiian French toast, pasta and risotto action station, carving station, the sauté kitchen, salad bar, seafood station, charcuterie & cheese, kid’s buffet, dessert station and more.  Easter Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt and activities are included in … (1 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Local Event/Party Venues 2018 - 03/13/18 11:43 AM

Palos Verdes home owners have a fabulous selection of local venues to celebrate special events.  This is the time to start planning ahead for next years weddings, special celebrations, classes or even large meetings.  Palos Verdes residents can choose from a formal celebration, large adult party event, or even children’s parties which include playground areas.
The Palos Verdes Art Center can accommodate parties up to 350 dinner guests or 500 guests for a reception event.  Whether a large or small event, they can help you make it special and guests can also enjoy the surrounding artwork and graphics.  The Palos Verdes Art … (3 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events March 2018 - 02/22/18 07:10 AM

During the month of March 2018, the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy is offering outdoor hikes/activities for Palos Verdes home owners to enjoy including bird walks, nature walks with naturalists, nocturnal full moon walk and volunteer opportunities which are listed below.
Special Events: 
George F Canyon Nature Center Docent Training will take place on Saturday, March 3, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  This training program will help volunteers run the Conservancy’s Nature Centers and education programs.  Must be 18 and over.  Sign up at http://pvplc.volunteerhub.com.
Guided Nature Walk by Palos Verdes Land Conservancy at Linden H. Chandler Preserve on … (2 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Spring Into Fitness 5K Walk/Run At South Coast Botanic Garden - 02/21/18 05:24 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have an opportunity for some outdoor fun while enjoying a walk/run for a good cause.  The annual Spring Into Fitness 5k Walk/Run will take place on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at South Coast Botanic Garden.  This is a great event to support the renovations of Torrance Memorial ‘s Pediatric Unit and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  The TMMC center is a nonprofit community hospital that has gone through major renovations in the past few years and this next transformation will take place in the original hospital.  The Luminaries and NOVA’s of the hospital are committed to raising funds … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Cherry Blossom 2018 Festival Coming To Palos Verdes! - 02/16/18 08:16 AM

The Cherry Blossoms are starting to bloom and the Cherry Blossom Festival will be coming soon forPalos Verdes homes owners to see these beautiful blossoms at the South Coast Botanic Garden.  Since they have a short blooming season, many believe Cherry Blossoms symbolize the fleeting beauty of life.  Cherry Blossoms are the symbolic national flower of Japan and are said to be an omen of good fortune and an emblem of love and affection.  This is the closest location for us to see the beauty and color of these trees and this yearly event reminds us that Spring is just around the corner.
On Saturday, March 3, 2018, from  … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: PALOS VERDES FREE 2017 INCOME TAX PREPARATION - 01/24/18 04:23 PM
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Senior Center is once again offering free income tax preparation to Palos Verdes homes owners through the AARP Tax-Aide Program.  These one hour sessions are held on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. beginning February 3, 2018, and ending on April 14, 2018.  In order to take advantage of this free program, you must have all your tax documents for 2017 in hand before going in.  You are also required to bring copies of your 2016 Federal and State income tax returns.   It is open to all ages including seniors, but remember that space will … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Choose Your Palos Verdes High School Now For 2018-2019! - 01/05/18 08:34 AM


Palos Verdes residents who are parents of eighth grade students, should have received high school information packets as it is time to designate which high school their child will attend in September 2018.  To assist in this decision, Palos Verdes High School and Palos Verdes Peninsula High School will be hosting their annual tours at both schools for Palos Verdes homes owners (and tenants) to visit.  Any current eighth grade student will have an opportunity to enroll under “open enrollment” which means that the students who will enter 9th grade in September 2018, may choose which Palos Verdes high school to attend.  Planning for the 2018-2019 school year is … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: NEIGHBORHOOD CHURCH’S 61ST ANNUAL YULE PARLOR & TEA - 11/22/17 10:59 AM
The Neighborhood Church will celebrate the holiday season with its 61st Annual Yule Parlor on Friday and Saturday, December 1, & 2, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This will be a festive event with “Tea by the Sea” a Christmas Tea where you will enjoy tea, sandwiches and cookies while listening to music.  The patio is prepared for outdoor seating if weather permits and you can visit the holiday boutiques which are steps away.
The church choir will be singing Christmas music and the Covenant Handbell Choir will be performing as you stroll through the festive holiday boutiques.  There will be a … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: The Banning Museum Celebrates The Holidays! - 11/21/17 02:25 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners know that holiday celebrations are just around the corner.  If you would like an old-fashioned Christmas, you will enjoy the “Victorian Christmas” at the Banning Museum. This local historic location will hold its holiday event with the annual Christmas luncheon in the historic Stagecoach Barn.  Guests will enjoy an elegant lunch with live holiday entertainment with the capella group, “The Trojan Men,” from the University of Southern California performing.  There will also be a self-guided tour of the Improbable Gateway: The Los Angeles Transportation Legacy exhibition.
This event will take place on Friday, December 1, 2017, at 11:30 … (2 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events December 2017 - 11/13/17 04:44 PM

During the month of December 2017, the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy is offering outdoor hikes/activities for Palos Verdes home owners to enjoy including bird walks, nature walks with naturalists, nocturnal full moon walk and volunteer opportunities which are listed below.
Special Events: 
Guided Nature Walk by Palos Verdes Land Conservancy at Portuguese Bend Reserve, will take place on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.  This walk will take you hiking Burma Road to Rattlesnake Trail, all while enjoying the views of Altamira Canyon.  This is considered a strenuous walk and is free and open to the public.  For … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: PALOS VERDES ART CENTER DREAM HOUSE RAFFLE 2018 - 11/07/17 02:26 PM

The Palos Verdes Art Center is holding its 16th annual PVAC Dream House Raffle.  This year’s dream prize is an Oceanfront Estate on the island of Kauai in Hawaii – or $5,000,000.  Designed by internationally acclaimed architect, Gianni Francione, the Dream House melds South Pacific traditions with the best of contemporary design.  The three-acre estate features a main house and pavilions with two master suites, two additional bedrooms, detached dining room, four full bathrooms, one half-bath and a four-car garage.  The rooms are appointed with soaring ceilings, rich wood interiors, and block walls – surrounded by tropical gardens with an infinity … (0 comments)

palos verdes commmunity events: Palos Verdes 2017 Half Marathon and 5K/10K Run - 11/02/17 12:24 PM

The Palos Verdes Half Marathon and 10K and 5K run will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017.  The Palos Verdes Marathon, which is part of the Lexus LacedUp Running Series, is being presented by Saucony.  Lexus is underwriting the costs of the event and will contribute funds raised to Kiwanis Club for their many scholarship programs.
The Half Marathon will start and finish above the scenic Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes. The course runs south on Palos Verdes Dr., gradually uphill, before a turn near Wayfarers Chapel. Runners will pass Pelican Cove and the iconic Point Vicente Lighthouse, before turning left onto Calle … (0 comments)

 
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