"Smart Gardening" workshop for beginners focuses on the basics of backyard composting, worm composting, grass recycling and water-wise and fire-wise gardening. Saturday, February 23 at the Claremont Library.
"Art on Tap" adult acrylic painting on canvas class at Claremont Craft Ales. No painting experience is necessary. You will be guided step-by-step through your painting with the bar available to you as you paint.
Check out a film screening hosted by Claremont Modern featuring the film "People in Glass House: The Legacy of Joseph Eichler" and a short film on the "Monsanto Home of the Future," which appeared in 1957 at Disneyland’s Tomorrowland exhibit. Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Seeley G. Mudd Theater at Claremont School of Thology.
Claremont Modern hosts a film screening featuring "People in Glass House: The Legacy of Joseph Eichler" and a short film on the "Monsanto Home of the Future," which appeared in 1957 at Disneyland's Tomorrowland exhibit. See calendar listing for more details.
The Twelfth Annual Whitehead International Film Festival takes place January 18 through 21, “celebrating films that promote the common good.” The festival begins with the opening-night film: Dearest (Anatae) on Friday, January 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Garden walking club at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden on Saturday. Relieve stress, boost energy levels, improve health, track progress and enjoy the beautiful scenery of California's native garden on your own or with the group. Participation is free.
Luminaria Nights, illuminated evening walks in the garden featuring live acoustic music, cookies, hot cider and more than 600 glowing, candle-lit luminarias lining a quarter-mile, accessible loop on Indian Hill Mesa. December 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22. 6 to 9 p.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont.
Don't miss holiday festivities this week in Claremont including "Seasonal Songs" with Claremont High School Choral, "Winterfest" at the Petterson Museum and a "Christmas Boutique" presented by KidCare.
On Thursday, November 22 a Thanksgiving dinner with turkey and all the trimmings will be served at no cost for those who are alone or without family to help celebrate Thanksgiving. Hosted by the Secular Francisans at Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Guests are asked to make reservations so that sufficient food may be prepared. The dinner will be hosted at noon in the OLA auditorium by volunteers. OLA, 435 Berkeley Ave., Claremont. Sign up as a guest, cook or volunteer by calling 626-3777.
“Rolled is an homage to Claremont. The film shows who we were in high school, and who we are now. The fact that we're able to screen it at the Laemmle Theater in Claremont is a testament to the culture of the town that raised us.”
Make your own Ancient Sea Life craft and coloring sheets, enjoy a presentation at the Learning Board Station with Mrs. Jorden and visit the Ancient Sea Life fossil table at Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology.