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Around & About Calendar of Events

October 28, 2010

EVENTS: Book-signing, author Jeff Sherratt — Thursday, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m. Flintridge Bookstore and Coffeehouse, 964 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada. Jeff Sherratt, author of "Detour to Murder," will sign his novel.

Honoring our Ancestors/Celebrating Family History — Saturday, Oct. 30, noon to 4 p.m. A pan-Asian celebration of performances, hands-on crafts, demonstrations, music, dance and activities presented by the Cultural Arts Councils of Pacific Asia Museum. Children are welcome to attend in costume. Admission to this event is free. Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena.

Sons of Norway Potluck Dinner, Silent Auction — Saturday, Oct. 30, 5:30 p.m. Edvard Grieg Lodge #74 plans a potluck dinner event at Lutheran Church in the Foothills, 1700 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada. Call Patricia Hamilton at (818) 247-9042 for more information.

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Sticks and Stones Heritage Tour — Saturday, Nov. 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Presented by the Historical Society of the Crescenta Valley and Lanterman House. A self-guided tour of seven structures in the Crescenta-Cañada Valley built between 1911 and 2002. Advance admission is $20 per person; at the door, $25. For advance tickets, mail a check payable to the Historical Society of the Crescenta Valley by Thursday, Nov. 4, to: HSCV, 2717 Altura Ave., La Crescenta, CA 91214. Or, purchase tickets online at lantermanfoundation.org. Tickets will not be sent. Instead, will-call pickups and day-of-the event ticket purchases can be made beginning at 10 a.m. Nov. 6 at St. Luke's of the Mountains Episcopal Church, 2563 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta. For more information call Lanterman House, 818-790-1421 or visit cvhistory.org.

Lecture, Patterns for A Movement: The Arts & Crafts in England and Scotland — Saturday, Nov. 6, 4 p.m. The Ahmanson Auditorium at Art Center College of Design, 1700 Lida Street, Pasadena. Gamble House curator Anne Mallek offers this presentation on the beginnings of the Arts & Craft Movement in Great Britain as part of The Sidney D. Gamble Lecture Series. Free to members of Friends of the Gamble House; $12 general public. Reservations are required. For more information or to order tickets call (626) 793-3334, ext. 52 or visit http://www.gamblehouse.org.

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