Thursday, August 15, 2013

Free Museum Days

Did you know, the following museums (among others) offer free days:

The Huntington (1st Thursday of the month, advance tickets required) (Pasadena)
The Getty Center (Every day, Yay!) (closed Mondays) (Sepulveda Pass)
The Getty Villa  (Every day, yay!, but advance tickets required) (Malibu)
LACMA (2nd Tuesday of the month, and Mon-Fri after 5:00 for L.A.County residents, and any day for children under 18)
The Norton Simon (1st Friday of the month, but only from 6pm-9pm, plus any day for children, military and students)
Natural History Museum (1st Tuesday of  the month, Woo Hoo!, except July and August, Boo Hoo!).

More free museums and free-days at the museum are listed at the Getty's website. (Digital image courtesy of The Getty's Open Content Program.)

L.A.Public Library Classes & Activities

The L.A. Public Libraries offer hundreds of free classes and activities throughout Los Angeles County --  including movies, book clubs, chess clubs, storytimes, teen videgaming clubs, school tutoring, yoga, art and computer classes. These can be great opportunities to meet peers, to socialize, and to learn new skills.

To get updates on all the classes and activities in your neighborhood, click the LAPL calendar and on the left side, change "all regions" to your local area to narrow, and speed up, your search.


ALLYnces Just4Fun CalendarALLYnceFun, is where we'll be providing information about recreational and social activities in the Southern California area. We even have a calendar of local events and activities for all abilities, ages and wallets! We'll be updating the calendar regularly, so please check often for the latest news.

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