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Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise
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Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise

By Galen Patterson Twice a week, Arcadians gather in the arboretum, one of the few places in Los Angeles County where people can be engulfed in nature, to practice yoga. As the attendees are lead through the poses and breathing exercises, they are instructed by their yoga teacher, Brie Wakeland. Wakeland has been practicing yoga…

Moonlight Forest – Lantern Art Festival at the Arboretum
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Moonlight Forest – Lantern Art Festival at the Arboretum

This fall, the Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Garden invites you to the Moonlight Forest, an unforgettable evening experience of art, culture, and discovery. Masterfully crafted lanterns beckon you into the gardens. Some depict beautiful animals, shimmering exotic flowers and intriguing figures from Chinese legends. An evening of dazzlingly color and magic begins. The Moonlight…

Aug. 10 – Aug. 16
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Aug. 10 – Aug. 16

EDITOR’S PICK R.G. Canning Flea Market at Rose Bowl Stadium, Aug. 12 from 5 a.m. – 3 p.m. (1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91101). Find vintage treasures and bargains from over 2,500 vendors. Tickets are priced as follows: VIP admission from 5 a.m. – 7 a.m. is $20 per person, early admission from 7…

Learn About Herbalism in an Introductory Class in Arcadia
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Learn About Herbalism in an Introductory Class in Arcadia

An introductory class for all who are interested in learning about the folkloric and traditional use of plants as medicine will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Arboretum from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. In discussion with instructor Irena Stathis, the class will explore the topics of sustainability, quality, practical application, and forms…

Aug. 3 – Aug. 9
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Aug. 3 – Aug. 9

EDITOR’S PICK CatCon 2018 at the Pasadena Convention Center, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (300 E. Greent St., Pasadena, CA 91101). CatCon is where pop culture and cat culture converge, showcasing some of the world’s top cat-centric merchandise, conversations with those at the epicenter of the cat world, the adoption lounge, workshops,…

Arcadia’s Arboretum Hosts ‘Arts Talk: Digital Nature’
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Arcadia’s Arboretum Hosts ‘Arts Talk: Digital Nature’

“Digital Nature,” an exhibition of visual art projected onto the Arboretum’s landscape, is coming to the Arboretum in February 2019. On Saturday, July 28 at 4 p.m., three participating artists, Mia Feuer, Andrew Yang, and Chris Kallmyer, will have a conversation with curator Shirley Alexandra Watts about the intersections of nature, technology, and creative expression. The…

Relive The Beatles’ Greatest Hits With Classical Mystery Tour in Arcadia
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Relive The Beatles’ Greatest Hits With Classical Mystery Tour in Arcadia

The Pasadena POPS celebrate the best of The Beatles with Classical Mystery Tour on Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Los Angeles County Arboretum. Back by popular demand, Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles brings the timeless hits of the “Fab Four” to life with a fresh set list of favorites from the early years to “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” through their solo careers, with a special…

What’s Going On with Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?
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What’s Going On with Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?

Part 6: The uncertain future of the Tongva By Galen Patterson With no land to call their own, the Tongva/Gabrielino tribe is scattered around California. Previous plans to build a casino and unify the tribe with jobs, land, and income have failed. The Casino Project on the Gabrielino/Tongva website is all but empty. Local resident…

Plumeria Day Saturday
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Plumeria Day Saturday

Tours of the Arboretum’s Plumeria collection, plant sale, and workshops Plumerias are those fragrant delicate flowers used in Hawaiian leis. Interested in growing a plumeria at home? Enjoy a guided tour of the blooming grove of nearly 100 plants on Tallac Knoll at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. Learn about plumeria basics…

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