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The holiday season is fast approaching, how about taking some “me time” while you can? Check out these great events happening in LA this week.

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November 12, 2012

Open Skate at Moonlight Rollerway

5110 San Fernando Road
Glendale, CA. 91201
(818) 241-3630

The kids are all off from school and tired of being cooped up in the house? Go roller skating! Public session from 1:30-4 only $7 each to get in and $4 each for rental skates or bring your own! Go old school and show the kids your roller disco style!

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November 13, 2012

Downtown Independent

251 South Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

In theaters for ONE NIGHT ONLY! Coldplay Live 2012 is the band’s first concert film/live album for nine years. It documents their acclaimed Mylo Xyloto world tour, which has been seen by more than 3 million people since it began in June 2011.

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November 14, 2012


Laugh Factory
8001 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90046‎
(323) 656-1336

The Comedians with Disabilities Act has a “special” brand of humor that both amuses & informs. The northern California comedians, featuring Michael O’Connell, who has muscular dystrophy, Steve Danner, who is a little person, Eric Mee, who is blind, and Nina G, who stutters, met each other through the comedy club circuit and decided to band together to treat audiences to a unique and unforgettable experience.

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November 15, 2012

Book Signing – Caroline Kennedy

Barnes & Noble
189 Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 525-0270
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The former first daughter signs her book, “Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy.” The Kennedys used to be American Royalty back in the 60’s, and yet 50 years later, there is still a fascination with anything affiliated with their family.

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November 16, 2012

Peepshow Menagerie

Fais Do Do
52563 West Adams Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016

It is the third Friday of the month, that means it is time for one of the top burlesque shows in L.A. Peepshow Menagerie incorporates unusual themes which can draw from popular culture (such as the popular annual Disney parody “Burlesqueland”, and The Beatles-themed “Please Tease Me”). This month’s show is “Oh! O!” a burlesque of fetish and things unspoken You must be 18 or over with valid ID.

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November 17, 2012

The Great Los Angeles Walk

Walt Disney Concert Hall
1st and Grand

For the seventh year they’re walking from downtown to the ocean! This time they will start at the Disney Concert Hall downtown and hit all of Melrose Avenue on the way to Santa Monica! Seventeen miles of casual walking to enjoy this great city and take in the sights.

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November 18, 2012

Ski Dazzle

LA Convention Center
1201 S. Figueroa Street – PARK AT SOUTH HALL
Los Angeles, California 90015
(213) 741-1151

The Los Angeles Ski Show & Snowboard Expo celebrates its 49th Anniversary and features over 325 Exhibitor and Sponsor booths showcasing “A World of Skiing & Snowboarding Under One Roof.” If you snowboard or ski, or know someone who does, this is another great reason to come to the show. Up to a $59 bonus value Buy ONE, Get One FREE Lift Ticket coupon offer with each paid regular admission to Ski Dazzle only.

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.