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What You’re Doing This Week: July 9

July 9, 2012 9:00 AM

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It is going to be hot this week, why not find some cool or cool-ing activities to do in and around the city? We’ve got drawing, tigers, and a giant rock. Oh my!
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July 9 through July 12

Intro Life Drawing Course

Hammer Museum
10899 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 443-7000

Barnsdall Arts offers a special four-session Ragan Art Academy course at the Hammer—life drawing inspired by the Hammer’s collection. Ragan Art Academy is supported by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs and the Stolaroff Family Foundation.

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Tuesday, July 10

Target Free Tuesday

LACMA
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 857-6000

You saw the Levitated Mass rolling down the freeway last month, now go see it in its new home. Tuesdays are free in July for visitors of all ages.

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July 12-15

Get Your Comic On at Comic-Con

San Diego Convention Center
111 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 525-5000

Hopefully you were one of the lucky ones who got a ticket within the 18 minute sell out time frame. But if not there are still a ton of events happening in the area, not to mention the outstanding people/costume watching to be done!

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Friday July 13

Ice Age at the Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007
(213) 763-DINO


1:30pm

It’s not the movie but it is a life-sized Saber-Toothed Cat puppet at the Museum’s Encounters stage! Ice Age Encounters is a tale about a big cat doing her best to survive and take care of her young, as told by the excavators from the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits.

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Saturday July 14

Free Mini Cheesecakes at Pacific Cheesecake Company

413 S. Brand Blvd.
Glendale, CA 91204
(310) 427-1595


12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

The Pacific Cheesecake Company celebrates its one-year anniversary by giving away free mini cheesecakes. Their two-bite mini cheesecakes are not to be missed! Fifty percent of sales made today will also be donated to the Born This Way Foundation.

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Saturday July 14

Grease Sing-a-Long

Hollywood Bowl
2301 N. Highland Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90068

This fun-filled sing-along includes a costume parade and a screening of Grease on the Bowl’s giant screen. Wear your best poodle skirt and saddle shoes and bring your off tune voice for a frolicking ’50s sing-along.

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Saturday July 14

Farmers Market Cooking Class

Brick Lofts
652 Mateo St. Suite 207
Los Angeles, CA 90021
(213) 537-0056


Learn to cook based on what is seasonally available at the local farmers market. Taste of Pace will guide you through the freshest options and help to create a delicious meal from the bounty of Southern California’s best farms.
Adrienne Van Houten is a Glendale area blogger. She can be found blogging at Adrienne’s House hanging out, come on over and put your feet up.
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