palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Garden Concerts Welcome Helix Collective! - 06/22/18 09:23 AM

On Sunday, June 24, 3018, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., St Luke’s Presbyterian Church will be presenting “Helix Collective.”  This is a fun event where you can come early and enjoy the gorgeous weather while picnicking on the lawn, and then enjoy a Free Garden Concert.
Helix Collective is a Los Angeles-based ensemble that specializes in multi-media, collaborative performance and recording.  The group consists of Sarah Robinson on flute, Phil Popham on oboe, Katie Norring on piano and Lorry Black on percussion.  Helix has released two critically acclaimed albums and has recorded the scores for over a dozen films.  Helix has a … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: PALOS VERDES LIVE SHAKESPEARE BY THE SEA 2018 PERFORMANCES - 06/19/18 11:53 AM
 
We have another wonderful opportunity for Palos Verdes homes owners to relax and enjoy live outdoor entertainment here on our beautiful Palos Verdes Peninsula.  This is the 21st year of Shakespeare By The Sea performances, and this year they will be presenting “The Merry Wives of Windsor” and “The Winter’s Tale.”  The Merry Wives of Windsor is the story full of mischief & mayhem galore, and The Winters Tale tells the familial story of love and forgiveness.
Point Fermin Park will be presenting both of the shows during the summer.  “The Merry Wives of Windsor ” will be presented on June 28, 30, July 6, and … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Lunada Bay Summer Concert Series 2018 - 06/12/18 04:17 PM

Lunada Bay Summer Concerts Series 2018, hosted by the Lunada Bay Homeowners Association take place at Lunada Bay Park in Palos Verdes Estates (except for the July 8, 2018, concert which will be presented at Palos Verdes High School quad because of its larger size).   This is a great opportunity for Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy the summer weather, grab a picnic dinner, bring a low back beach chair or blanket, and enjoy some music outdoors with your neighbors.   This year’s series will welcome new local artists to the program, plus a variety of food and beverages will be available … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: South Coast Botanic Garden June 2018 Events! - 06/07/18 11:48 AM

South Coast Botanic Garden is inviting all Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy some outdoor fun.  In addition to the monthly classes that are available, June will be bring some unique activities for all to enjoy.
June 15 to August 31, 2018, a magical competition is brewing at South Coast Botanic Garden.  Who will win, Team Fairies or Team Trolls?  The tiniest Garden inhabitants need your help to solve a collection of ridiculous riddles and win the big prize – a Merry Fairy Trollstone of your very own.  This is a fun time to use your wits, courage and imagination to put … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Terranea Summer Music Series 2018 At Nelson’s - 06/01/18 05:17 PM

Terranea’s Summer Music Series 2018 at Nelson’s will be starting this weekend and is a great way to unwind and relax after a long week.  For resort guests and Palos Verdes homes owners, Nelson’s is the place where you can enjoy California cuisine, micro brews and spectacular sunsets.  With a special view of the Point Vicente Lighthouse and Catalina Island, this unique restaurant is one of the most scenic locations in Palos Verdes.  On Nelson’s Sunset Bluff all summer long you can enjoy a variety of live music with musicians from the South Bay, while the culinary team will be offering a variety of … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Joins Champions For Children 2018 5K Trail Run/Walk - 05/31/18 05:11 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners can join the fifth annual 5K trail run/walk fundraiser at Ernie Howlett Park for the South Bay Children’s Health Center.  This fun event will take place on Saturday, June 23, 2018, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  This is a great opportunity to get out and enjoy this great park while supporting the health center.
There is an exciting new 5K trail run/walk course on the beautiful city equestrian and hiking trails.  There will be age division awards with medals to the top three male and female athletes in 15 different divisions of the 5K.  The day will be filled … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Library District 2018 Children’s Summer Reading Program - 05/25/18 05:36 PM

The Palos Verdes Library District offers reading activities for children as young as 6 months through grade twelve.  Members may read any books and also try some reading activities that are fun, exciting, informative and funny.  Children can track their progress online or use classic paper reading logs.  The theme this year, “Reading Takes Us Everywhere” reminds children and parents that reading opens up the world to us all!  Go to https://pvld.beanstack.org/reader365  to keep track of your children’s reading and help them earn cool prizes and online awards while they enjoy reading stories.  Registration is open now, and the program starts on … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Street Fair & Music Festival 2018 - 05/21/18 08:56 AM

Palos Verdes Street Fair & Music Festival will be celebrating its 31st year for Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy on Saturday, June 9, and Sunday, June 10, 2018.  As in past years, the Fair will have its “Friday Teen Fun Night” opening the carnival on Friday, June 8th, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. when local youth can enjoy a fun-filled night (with the purchase of discount tickets through their middle school or high school).  The Fair will have more than 200 arts and crafts booths, carnival rides for children of all ages, an International Food Court, a children’s petting zoo, free pony rides, train rides, and … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events June 2018 - 05/16/18 02:43 PM

During the month of June 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: 
Bettolino Kitchen Giving Tuesdays in June for the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy – Go Italian on Tuesdays and a percentage of the sales from your delicious meal will be donated to the Conservancy for protecting the Peninsula’s unique areas and restoring native vegetation where rare wildlife can thrive.  For dining reservations, please call (310) 375-0500.  Bettolino Kitchen … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events May 2018 - 04/26/18 10:54 AM

During the month of May 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: 
Guided Nature Walk by Palos Verdes Land Conservancy at White Point Nature Preserve, will take place on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at 9:00 a.m.  You will be able to view a premier example of the restoration coastal sage scrub habitat and stop at a former gun emplacement to learn about the military history of the area.  There will … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Peninsula Education Foundation 2018 Main Event - 04/17/18 02:43 PM

Palos Verdes Peninsula Education Foundation (PEF) will be holding its annual “Main Event” fundraiser at Terranea Resort on Saturday, May 12, 2018, to raise additional funds for the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.  This year’s event “Totally 80’s Bash” is meant to be a reminisce about music by Devo, Blondie, Men at Work and Tears for Fears.  Remember shoulder pads, Members Only jackets, leg warmers, Pac Man, Rubik’s Cube, everything neon and dot matrix printer paper?  You will enjoy cocktails, dinner and dancing at Terranea Resort.
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Education Foundation was founded in 1979 to raise much needed money for our … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: Terranea Resorts Offers Falconry Demonstration - 04/13/18 12:16 PM
 
Terranea is known for its breathtaking views and outstanding restaurants, but did you know that it has its own Falconer on the premises?  Falconry has been around for a long time, and today world trained raptors still make their way around the Peninsula enjoying the sport.  Terranea Resort instituted the program at the resort because of the large seagull population which would encroach into the restaurant areas.  Falcons help to sway the seagulls away from this area which of course is popular with those staying at the resort.
Terranea offers a weekly complimentary meet and greet Thursday through Sunday, from 11:00 to … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: PALOS VERDES ENJOYS 2018 EASTER EGG HUNTS! - 03/08/18 06:51 PM

The City of Rancho Palos Verdes will be sponsoring the Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Ladera Linda Community Center.   At this popular event, children from 1 to 8 years of age can join Mr. Rabbit and find Easter eggs to fill their basket.  This event will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.   The fee is $15 per child and there will be a limited number of participants.  Online registration is taking place right now, and remember this event does fill up so make sure you register ahead of time by going to apm.activecommunities.com/rpv or call (310) 544-5260 and get your name on the … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Enjoys 2018 Easter Egg Hunts! - 03/02/18 01:20 PM

The City of Rancho Palos Verdes will be sponsoring the Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza at Ladera Linda Community Center.   At this popular event, children from 1 to 8 years of age can join Mr. Rabbit and find Easter eggs to fill their basket.  This event will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.   The fee is $15 per child and there will be a limited number of participants.  Online registration is taking place right now, and remember this event does fill up so make sure you register ahead of time by going to apm.activecommunities.com/rpv or call (310) 544-5260 and get your name on the … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Whale Of A Day 2018 Celebration! - 02/13/18 02:48 PM

The Whale Of A Day 2018 festival will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  This is a great opportunity for Palos Verdes homes owners and their neighbors throughout the South Bay to celebrate these monumental marine mammals.  This annual event is co-sponsored by the City of Rancho Palos Verdes and the docents of Los Serenos de Point Vicente.  This festival celebrates the migration of the Pacific Gray Whale from its summer feeding grounds in the Bering and Chukchi Seas in Alaska to its winter breeding and calving grounds in Baja.  As of today … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: PALOS VERDES 2018 WHALE WATCHING HAS BEGUN! - 02/01/18 02:38 PM
Point Vicente Interpretive Center has started counting whales for the 2017/2018 Whale Watching season.  This famous landmark gives Palos Verdes homes owners a local center where they can go and watch these massive mammals off our coastline.   This season officially started December 1, 2017, and according to the Point Vicente Interpretive Center, as of today, there have been 284 gray whales counted going south.  Most of the whales are traveling south to Baja and the concern in the last several months has been that they are swimming in the large container ship paths.
To see these magnificent creatures, there are several different local options to choose from.  Point Vicente Interpretive … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Free Post Holiday Tree Pick Up 2017 Schedules - 12/18/17 08:29 AM

                                           
Palos Verdes home owners once again can have their Christmas trees picked up after the holiday for free!
Palos Verdes Estates residents are scheduled for pick up of their Christmas trees starting one week after the holiday January 1 through January 15, 2018.  This year, service will be provided during your normal weekly trash pickup.  Trees will be removed from your normal trash enclosure or trash area.  After January 15, 2018, however, you are responsible to cut and bundle … (2 comments)

palos verdes community events: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events October 2017 - 09/27/17 05:52 PM

During the month of October 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: 
Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy’s Palos Verdes Pastoral Garden-To-Table Dining event will take place on October 15, 2017, and will feature the best of California handcrafted and organic foods and wines, with major partners Terranea Resort and Whole Foods Market. Seating is extremely limited so please call (310) 541-7613 x202.
Wildlife Tracking Workshop will meet on Saturday, … (1 comments)

palos verdes community events: SOUTH COAST BOTANIC GARDEN ORCHID FALL 2017 SHOW & SALE - 09/11/17 01:23 PM
South Coast Botanic Garden will be celebrating the 60th Annual Fall Orchid Show and Sale, which showcases hundreds of blooming orchids from all over the world, on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, September 17, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Palos Verdes homes owners can meet local commercial orchid growers to learn about companion plants, potting, planting and growing of orchids.  The growers will be offering a variety of unique species and hybrid orchids.  Not only will these plants be on sale, but expert volunteer members will be teaching the popular Orchids-R-Easy classes … (0 comments)

palos verdes community events: Enjoy Palos Verdes Library District’s September Free Movies! - 09/06/17 04:12 PM

The Palos Verdes Library District has great free movies that they will be showing in the month of September.  Each month they offer a different selection of foreign movies, the 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.  The September Classic Movies at Noon will not be taking place because of the Labor Day holiday, but will return in October with In The Heat of the Night which will be shown on Monday, October 2, 2017, from 12:00 noon to 2:30 p.m.  The Classic Movies at … (1 comments)

 
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