palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Lunada Bay Summer Concert Series 2019 - 06/12/19 01:05 PM

Lunada Bay Summer Concerts Series 2019, hosted by the Lunada Bay Homeowners Association take place at Lunada Bay Park in Palos Verdes Estates (except for the July 14, 2019, 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 … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Neighborhood Church 2019 Summer Concerts - 06/11/19 07:45 AM

Palos Verdes Neighborhood Church Summer Sunday Sounds have begun their 2019 season on Sunday, June 23, 2019, with additional concerts on July 21, and August 18, 2019.  This is a great time for Palos Verdes homes owners to sit on the seaside terrace of this beautiful church, enjoy the ocean view, and bring a picnic at 6:00 p.m.  The concerts actually begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall and are presented free of charge.
On July 21, 2019, Gravity 180 will be joining the concert series with their talented trio of very talented performers, Clydene Jackson, Oliver Brown, and Harold Payne. … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Hikes & Trails Events June 2019 - 06/06/19 10:27 AM

During the month of June 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: 
Nature & Me Storytime will take place at George F Canyon Nature Center, on Friday, June 7, 2019, at 9:30 a.m.  Join the group for stories, songs, rhythm and rhymes.  Recommended for ages 2 to 6, but all ages are welcome.  No reservations are required, and it is free to the public.  The Nature Center is located at 27305 Palos Verdes … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Garden Concerts Welcome Soprano & Guitar Duo! - 06/04/19 04:48 PM

On Sunday, June 23 2019, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., St Luke’s Presbyterian Church will be presenting a “Soprano & Guitar Duo.”  Prior to this popular event, you can come early, picnic on the lawn, and then enjoy a Free Garden Concert.
This “Soprano & Guitar Duo” consists of Anastasia Malliaras, soprano, and Aaron Hass on Guitar.  Anastasia and Aaron will perform soprano/guitar cycles by Spanish composers, sung in Ladino, Spanish and English, and Native American songs.  Anastasia and Aaron are a voice/guitar duo that performs original repertoire as well as transcriptions that reinterpret the classic art song.  Anastasia made her operatic … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Enjoy Palos Verdes Library District’s June 2019 Free Movies! - 06/03/19 02:16 PM

The Palos Verdes Library District has some great free movies that they will be showing during the month of June 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 May and June 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 on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at noon, SOME LIKE IT HOT (1959) in the Malaga … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Terranea Summer Music Series 2019 At Nelson’s - 05/23/19 05:22 PM

Terranea’s Summer Music Series 2019 at Nelson’s will be starting on June 1, 2019, and is a great way to unwind and relax.  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.  All Summer long on Nelson’s Sunset Bluff, you can enjoy a variety of live music with musicians from the South Bay, while the culinary team will be offering a … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Enjoys 2019 Mother’s Day Concert - 05/09/19 11:26 AM

Palos Verdes homes owners have a wonderful opportunity to celebrate Mom at the South Coast Botanic Garden where the Palos Verdes Symphonic Band will be featuring a special Mothers Day concert with “Music on the Meadow.”  This special concert will take place at the South Coast Botanic Garden on Sunday, May 12, 2019, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  and is a great way to celebrate mom with a fabulous outing and and an opportunity the beautiful grounds.  You can bring a picnic and there will be food concessions available for purchase along with beer and wine.  To make this … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Bowl Offers Free Summer Bowling For Kids 2019! - 05/07/19 05:48 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have a great opportunity to give their children an indoor activity this summer at the Palos Verdes Bowl.  This is a fun environment for your children to enjoy summer with friends and family while getting some exercise at the same time.  This is one activity that won’t break the wallet either, since it is free and fun for everyone starting with bumper bowling lanes for younger children and cosmic bowling for teens.
They are offering two free bowling games daily to children throughout the summer beginning June 1, 2019, and continuing through September 30, 2019.  This summer bowling … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Celebrates 2019 Antiques Show & Sale! - 05/02/19 04:37 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners will enjoy the annual Palos Verdes Antiques Show & Sale at St. Francis Episcopal Church.  This year’s antique show will feature vintage & decorative arts from 1969 to 2019. The antique show will run from Thursday, May 30, through Saturday, June 1, 2019.  You can wander through various antiques booths, the Harvest Cupboard, and 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 … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes AYSO Early Bird Fall 2019 Registration Is Open Online! - 05/01/19 02:25 PM

Palos Verdes AYSO Soccer (Region 10) is currently accepting early bird online registration for Fall 2019.  The Palos Verdes Region 10 of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) offers year round recreational and competitive youth soccer programs locally for four year olds (U5 division) all the way up to 19 year olds (U19).  Several years ago the AYSO National changed the age divisions and it is now based on birthdays January 1 through December 31st.  The age of your child in 2019 will determine their Fall division.  The home page at will show the division and age slots.
The online registration for the new Fall soccer season is … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Beach & Athletic Club 2019 Summer Swim Program - 04/29/19 12:29 PM

The Palos Verdes Beach and Athletic Club located in Palos Verdes Estates is once again offering their swim lesson program to both members and non-members at the PVBAC pool.  Lessons are provided for children of all levels and are capped at 1 instructor per 5 students.  This is not for recreational swimming, but for the specific lesson/program being offered.  For a Palos Verdes Estates resident, a non-member session is $190.  The program does fill up quickly so it’s important to enroll now if you are a member, otherwise non-member sign ups will start on Monday, April 29, 2019, for Palos Verdes residents.  If classes are still available on May 10, 2019, … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Celebrates 2019 Kids To Parks Day Fun! - 04/25/19 12:58 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners can join the National Celebration of Parks on Saturday, May 18, 2019, by taking their children to the park.  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, our local Point Vicente Interpretive Center has planned great activities for families to enjoy.
The Point Vicente Interpretive Center will be celebrating their fourth 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:
. Mobile Zoo of Southern California

palos verdes community information: Terranea Resort Celebrates Earth Day 2019 - 04/19/19 11:53 AM
Terranea Resort is celebrating Earth Day this Saturday, April 20, 2019. They will be hosting family friendly events where attendees will learn to help the environment while having fun doing it. This should be an enjoyable day, for all ages.
Educational Green Wall – will take place at Pointe Discovery from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This will include Storybook reading – literature from the public library to encourage a more sustainable alternative to purchasing books. Landfill diversion game – will consists of 3 colored & labelled bins (compost-green, recycling-blue, landfill – black) with laminated cards of different products/items (pictures in front … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Performing Arts Presents “Hairspray” - 04/19/19 11:46 AM

Palos Verdes home owners have the Palos Verdes Performing Arts Norris Theatre with its wonderful selection of entertainment to enjoy locally, here in Palos Verdes.  “Hairspray” is one of the most loved family PG rated musicals.  This fabulous show will be playing at the Norris Theatre beginning April 26, 2019, and will run through May 12, 2019.    This fun musical is about a troubled teen, Tracy Turnblad, and her friends as they negotiate teenage love, dance crazes, and race relations in this quirky fun filled musical exploration of love, family and tolerance.  “Hairspray” has touched audiences worldwide with its sense … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: 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 community information: Palos Verdes Celebrates Earth Day 2019! - 04/09/19 02:43 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners have a wonderful opportunity to celebrate Earth Day at several different locations here on the Peninsula.
The Cities of Rolling Hills Estates, Rolling Hills and Rancho Palos Verdes, in partnership with Waste Management, South Bay Environmental Services Center and Promenade on the Peninsula, are hosting an Earth Day Celebration on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at thePromenade on the Peninsula near the fountain area.  This is an enjoyable family event with colorful themed educational activities and giveaways for all.  This event will also be highlighting great environmental initiatives around the community as well as opportunities to learn … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Children’s Birthday Party Locations 2019 - 04/03/19 02:15 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners who are looking for some fun ideas for their kids birthday parties have several choices on and around the Peninsula.  Whether you want to put on a party yourself at one of the local parks or want to take the party to another venue, there are numerous choices.  Here are just a few:
Palos Verdes Promenade Ice Chalet party pack has been popular since the program started.  This wonderful package can be made specific for boys or girls (or both).  The package offers different selections such as ice skating, broom ball, or hockey. Booking a party at The … (0 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Enjoys 2019 Easter Egg Hunts! - 04/02/19 12:20 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, April 20, 2019, 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 or call (310) 544-5260 and get your name on … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: South Coast Botanical Garden Art Festival & Succulent Show! - 03/29/19 02:32 PM

Palos Verdes homes owners can enjoy a weekend at the South Coast Botanical Garden with an Art Festival & Cactus & Succulent Show sale all happening on Saturday, April 6, and Sunday, April 7, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Garden will be partnering with the Artists’ Studio of Palos Verdes to provide an Art Walk for guests of all ages to enjoy.  The event will feature artist demonstrations, displays of professional work, and works available for purchase.  On Sunday, you will be able to enjoy the Garden Volunteer and Kids Club Art Exhibition which will showcase the work of … (1 comments)

palos verdes community information: Palos Verdes Bulky Trash & E-Waste Pick Up April 27, 2019 - 03/26/19 12:02 PM

Palos Verdes Estates Annual Bulky Trash Pick Up is approaching and this year it has been expanded to provide E-Waste pick up at the same time.  This popular curbside event is scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2019.  Palos Verdes homes owners can have large items removed from their property if left curbside for pickup twice a year; the next event will be scheduled in the third quarter.  The City’s waste hauler will pick up furniture, appliances, water heaters, refrigerators (compressors removed), stoves, sinks, lawn furniture and more.  They will not pick up construction waste, green waste, automotive fluids, pool chemicals and cleaning products. … (0 comments)

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