BOOK DISCUSSION & SIGNINGElissa Weissman— June 13 at 2 p.m. Author Elissa Weissman will be at the store to read from her middle grade book, "Standing For Socks." Once Upon a Time Bookstore, 2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose. For information call (818) 248-9668.
CLASSESHula lessons — Six-week session on Wednesday nights, June 23-July 28. Andrea Strassburg will teach the hula classes at Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive. Students will learn up to three complete dances by the end of the session. Cost: $70 Descanso members, $80 nonmembers. Series classes are nonrefundable. To register, call (818) 949-7980.
Child Educational Center summer programs — Beginning June 21. Ten-week exploration series (June 21-Aug. 25): Each week will focus on a different theme. This camp, for children entering grades 1-7, is offered in La Cañada and Pasadena and will included opportunities for swimming, relaxation and open-ended play time. Horse camp (July 19-23 and Aug. 9-13): For children entering grades 4-7. Children will begin and end their days in La Cañada, with the center providing transportation to and from Altadena Stables. Descanso Discovery Series (June 21-25, July 12-16 and Aug. 2-6): Physical activities and adventures in Descanso Gardens for children entering grades 2-6. To learn more about the programs visit www.ceconline.orgor call (818) 354-3418.