palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes High Schools’ 2020 Booster Club Fundraisers - 02/12/20 12:12 PM

Both Palos Verdes high schools will be sponsoring their annual 2020 Booster Club’s fundraisers during the month of March.
Palos Verdes High School will be sponsoring their 2020 Booster Club’s CATCH THE WAVE fundraiser on Saturday, March 14, 2020. The theme is “Denim & Diamonds” and will feature an amazing night of food, dancing, silent auction, and live auction.  Get a group of friends and plan an evening of fun on Saturday, March 14, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m for $125.00 per person.  This year’s event will be held at the Palos Verdes Golf Club located at 3301 Via Campesina, Palos … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Valentine’s Day 2020 Celebrations! - 02/05/20 01:43 PM

Terranea Resort will be celebrating their special Romantic Valentine’s Day Dining.  They are adding specialty menus to please any palate.  Here are just a few of their offerings:   Mar’sel will be offering an outstanding five-course tasting menu and wine pairing, on February 14 & 15, 2020, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. featuring your choice of main entrees including lobster lasagna, filet mignon, crab crusted loup de mer, and more.  Finish the evening with an after dinner cocktail from the table side cordial cart.  There will be live entertainment on February 14.  Limited à la carte menu available on February 15, … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Choose Your Palos Verdes High School Now For 2020-2021! - 01/09/20 08:13 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 2020.  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 2020, may choose which Palos Verdes high school to attend.  Planning for the 2020-2021 school year is … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events January 2020 - 12/18/19 08:51 AM

During the month of January 2020, 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, and volunteer opportunities which are listed below.
Special Events: 
Hopculture Beer Fest presented by Brouwerij West benefiting the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy is a great event where you can taste the handcrafted beer from 25 different distilleries.  This Beer Fest will take place on January 25, 2020, at Brouwerij West located at 110 E. 22nd Street, San Pedro, from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.  For tickets and more information visit https://www.brouwerijwest.com.
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palos verdes community events: TERRANEA RESORT CELEBRATES HANUKKAH 2019 - 12/13/19 09:09 AM
Terranea Resort adds a bit of luxury to this holiday season with its many Holiday Traditions for Palos Verdes homes owners.  You can sit and relax while gazing at the beautiful ocean views and enjoy some of the special holiday meals that are being offered this season.  In celebration of Hanukkah, there is a special time each evening at nightfall for the lighting of the Menorah in the lobby living room.
Terranea Resort will be serving a Hanukkah Dinner at the Catalina Kitchen from Sunday, December 22, 2019, through Monday, December 30, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  The restaurant will offer unique specials each … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Residents Can Build Their Own Gingerbread House! - 12/12/19 12:15 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners can get into the spirit of the season and enjoy making their own holiday decorations.  For years, families have enjoyed having the sweet smell of Christmas inside their homes with their very own gingerbread houses.  Whether looking for one to enjoy inside your home, or perhaps making an outdoor house where no baking is needed, you have several opportunities to create your own.
Terranea Resort will be offering their gingerbread house decorating on December 7, 14, and 21, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., or on December 8, 2019, at 3:30 p.m., where you can decorate your own … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Enjoys Victorian Christmas With Tea & Carols! - 12/04/19 12:31 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have more holiday opportunities to enjoy here on the Peninsula.  Starting this Friday, December 6, through Sunday, December 22, 2019, the Mary & Joseph Retreat Center will be having their 13th Annual Nativity Exhibit.  On display will be 100 creche sets from around the world.  This Friday, December 6, 2019, is opening night and the exhibit will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Afterwards on Monday, Friday & Saturday it will be open from 9:00 a.m.to 9:00 p.m.  On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday it will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Art Center Holiday Ceramics & Gift Sale! - 12/04/19 12:23 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have an opportunity to shop for one of a kind handcrafted art articles at this year’s Holiday Ceramics & Gift Sale, featuring the finest selections of work by Palos Verdes Art Center member artists.
This year’s sale kicks off on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., during the opening reception for The Winter Show, and continues on Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
This year there will be a special feature with the trees in the Atrium decorated with charming holiday ornaments provided by Art At Your Fingertips … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: NEIGHBORHOOD CHURCH CHRISTMAS PAGEANT 2019 - 12/04/19 12:14 PM
     
The Neighborhood Church will be celebrating the holiday season with its 66th annual Christmas Pageant on Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.  This is a great opportunity for residents to enjoy an evening together watching children and adults performing in various scenes which depict the story of the First Christmas (including live animals).  The prelude is set in the sanctuary of this beautifully decorated historic Church which overlooks the ocean.  The Covenant Hand-bell Choir and the Neighborhood Brass Rings will perform followed by a short service and the singing of Christmas Carols.  Then, … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Enjoy Palos Verdes Library District’s December 2019 Free Movies! - 11/26/19 07:10 PM

 
The Palos Verdes Library District has some great free movies that they will be showing during the month of December 2019.  Each month they offer a different selection of foreign movies, “latest” releases,  and classic cinema.  Most of the screenings will have some post film discussion which adds an opportunity to socialize with others in the community.  In December, the following movies will be presented:
Classic Movies at Noon, which shows films from the 1930’s through the 1990’s on the first Tuesday of the month, will be screening this month on Monday, December 2, 2019, at noon, MEET ME IN … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: The Banning Museum Celebrates The 2019 Holidays! - 11/25/19 08:38 AM

Palos Verdes homes owners know that holiday celebrations are just around the corner.  If you like an old-fashioned Christmas, you will enjoy the “Victorian Christmas” at the Banning Museum.
The Victorian Christmas event will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  During this special weekend, the grounds and museum are transformed into a Christmas festival with Victorian period entertainment.  There will be a walk through of the Banning Residence decorated in holiday splendor, a visit with Santa Claus, free cookies and cider, a children’s craft, a blacksmith doing his work, plus local food and … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events December 2019 - 11/20/19 12:21 PM

During the month of December 2019, 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, and volunteer opportunities which are listed below.
Special Events: 
Guided Nature Walk by Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy will take place at Lower Portuguese Bend Reserve on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 9:00 a.m.  During the walk, you will follow Sandbox Trail ascending through grasses and low shrubs for nice views of the Pacific Ocean.  This is considered an easy walk.  Park in the dirt lot on Palos Verdes Drive … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: LOCAL SOUTH BAY AREA 2019 HOLIDAY EVENTS! - 11/18/19 08:35 AM
Palos Verdes home owners are getting ready for the 2019 holiday season.  Here are some of the fun events that our neighboring cities are hosting.
Torrance Memorial Medical Center will be presenting their 36th annual “Holiday Festival” beginning Tuesday, December 3, 2019, and running through Sunday, December 8, 2019.  The Festival will feature decorated trees and a holiday celebration that includes a food court, musical entertainment, children’s activities, and a large Holiday gift section.  More than 30 trees are decorated with a different theme and will be sold with the proceeds going to the construction of the Torrance Memorial Hunt Cancer Center, … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Is Getting New Businesses At Its Mall! - 10/16/19 01:57 PM

       
Palos Verdes homes owners are happy to see that more new businesses are moving into our community.  The Peninsula Center is currently going through major changes and welcoming new businesses to its location.  Some of the new businesses that have opened recently in the center are the new Vista Sotheby’s Int’l Realty office location, Club Pilates, and It’s Boba Time which is located at 27 Peninsula Center.  Coming soon to Peninsula Center are Old Navy (set to open in November), and it was just announced that Target would be moving into the old Orchard Supply Hardware location (move in date not yet available).  These two large … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Skechers Friendship 2019 Walk Benefits Peninsula Education Foundation - 10/15/19 09:47 AM

Palos Verdes homes owners can enjoy and support a friendship walk for the Peninsula Education Foundation, which is seeking donations to support our local Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.  The primary source of income for most public school districts in California, including the PVPUSD, is from the State.  However, State support has declined since 2007-08.  The most stable and reliable funding source in recent years has been local revenue from the Peninsula Education Foundation.  This year the foundation will be celebrating their 40th year anniversary.  A lot has changed in the past years, but the income from Peninsula Education … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Joins In The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day! - 10/09/19 09:17 AM

Palos Verdes homes owners can join the Palos Verdes Estates Police Department in supporting the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day which provides a safe, convenient and responsible way to dispose of prescription drugs.  The event will take place on Saturday, October 26, 2019, between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at the collection site in front of the Palos Verdes Police Station located at 340 Palos Verdes Drive West, Palos Verdes Estates.
The purpose of this Take Back program is a safe way to dispose of pharmaceutical drugs that can be just as dangerous as street drugs when taken without a prescription … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Celebrates Fall Festival At South Coast Botanic Garden! - 10/07/19 02:34 PM

Palos Verdes homeowners have a new fall activity to enjoy at the South Coast Botanic Garden.  This year the first ever Fall Festival in the Garden will take place on Saturday, October 12, & Sunday, October 13, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity to celebrate all things Fall.  This would include garden themed jewelry, artwork, food and drinks (available to purchase). The Festival will be featuring pieces from “Hide and Seek: Art Meets Nature,” the Garden’s new art exhibit.  This is a special season at the Garden and will includes games and activities for … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Annual Artists’ Studio Tour d’Art! - 10/03/19 11:14 AM
    Palos Verdes homes owners have a wonderful opportunity to enjoy an artistic tour of the Palos Verdes Peninsula viewing art, meeting local artists and nibbling on treats.  On October 5th & 6th, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the annual Artists’ Studio Tour d’Art features over 40 local artists that are located at the Palos Verdes Art Center and 7 private studio.   This fun event gives you an opportunity to pay one price for a two day event where you can go at your own pace, choose where you want to start and visit all the studios … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes 2019 Half Marathon and 5K/10K Run - 09/30/19 05:42 PM

The Palos Verdes Half Marathon and 10K and 5K run will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019.  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 will follow the road through gorgeous residential neighborhoods with multi million dollar homes and along scenic coastal cliffs with spectacular ocean views and Catalina Island.  The course is known for … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: PVE-CARES 2019 Annual Senior Health Fair - 09/23/19 12:27 PM
  PVE-CARES Senior Health & Wellness Fair will take place on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Palos Verdes Golf Club located at 3301 Via Campesina, Palos Verdes Estates. Palos Verdes 14th Annual Senior Health & Wellness Fair is offered by PVE-CARES (Community Assistance and Resources for the Elderly and Seniors).  The program was created by the Palos Verdes Estates Police Department to assist seniors so they may live independently and feel safe in their homes on the Peninsula.  The program offers many different events to increase awareness of city services for seniors – updating them on security issues, how … (0 comments)

 
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