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CALENDAR: Car show, landscape expo, yoga and more

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Friday, June 12

FRIDAY NIGHTS LIVE Enjoy free live music throughout the Village from 6 to 9 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 13

HERB WALK Join experienced herbalist William Broen for a garden walk and presentation featuring medicinal and edible plants native to California. Participants will learn both traditional and modern plant uses of approximately 30 species, as well as relevant associated folklore. Program is limited to 20 participants. Please bring a sack lunch or snack and a water bottle. General admission is $25. For ages 12 and older. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. (909) 625-8767.

 

Sunday, June 14

ROUTE 66 EAST VALLEY CAR SHOW Customs, stocks and v-dubs, plus classic music, great food, a kids’ zone and special prize drawings. Vendors will also be on hand with a wide variety of automotive-related and other merchandise, along with reps from community service groups. Free to the public and all ages welcomed. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Temple Beth Israel, 3033 N. Towne Ave., Pomona. (909) 456-6272 or alan@dkssolutions.com.

LOW-WATER LANDSCAPE EXPO Want a Claremont-friendly garden? Want to eliminate your lawn? Keep your trees? Meet contractors ready to give information and estimates at this free landscaping expo. Hear from experts about turf removal, landscape design, water-efficient irrigation, maintenance and more. Learn about the new drought restrictions. Live music, kids' activities and a food truck. All ages welcome. Free to the public. 11 a.m. to 3 pm. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. (909) 964-7075.

YOGA ON TAP Every second and forth Sunday of the month, Claremont Craft Ale’s tasting room hosts a yoga class taught by the instructors at Claremont Yoga. The class is $15 and includes a pint of beer to enjoy after the class is complete. Make sure to bring your yoga mat. All skill levels are welcome. All ages are welcome but must be 21 or over to drink. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Claremont Craft Ales, 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Claremont. (909) 625-5350 or info@claremontcraftales.com. Visit claremontcraftales.com for more information.

 

Monday, June 15

SITTING ZEN Come join in community to meditate, chant, learn and share together. Everyone is welcome. Suggested donation is $5 to $10. This is a donation-based meeting and no one will be turned away for inability to pay. Buddhamouse Emporium, 134 Yale Ave., Claremont. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. (310) 562-8474.

 

Tuesday, June 16

SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS NATIONAL MONUMENT University Club program. 11:30 a.m. $13 includes buffet lunch. Hughes Community Center, 1700 Danbury Rd., Claremont.

 

Wednesday, June 17

YOGA IN THE GARDEN Release stress, unwind your busy mind and enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the garden. Classes are held indoors and outdoors depending on weather conditions; wear comfortable attire and shoes with flat soles, bring a yoga mat and bottle of water. No experience necessary; all are welcome to attend. Teacher: Karen May. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. (909) 625-8767 ext. 224.

 

Thursday, June 18

TAI CHI The low-impact exercise Tai Chi increases strength and flexibility, reduces stress and improves balance, and has been shown to lower blood pressure and increase bone density. Taught in the Wu-style of Tai Chi, every class involves warm-up, proper and safe instruction of each movement and the progressive movement through the form’s stages. Classes are held indoors and outdoors depending on weather conditions; wear comfortable attire and shoes with flat soles, bring a bottle of water. No experience necessary, all are welcome to attend. Limit 20 students each session. Preregistration is required online or at the admissions kiosk. 9 to 10 a.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. (909) 625-8767, ext. 224.

ACTIVE CLAREMONT City of Claremont Director of Community

Development Brian Desatnik and City of Claremont Engineer Loretta Mustafa will make a presentation on the development of a municipal separate storm sewer system. For ages 18 and over. Free to the public. 7 to 9 p.m. Hughes Center’s Santa Fe Room, 1700 Danbury Rd., Claremont. (909) 621-1235 or jhartcoach@hotmail.com.

 

Friday, June 19

FRIDAY NIGHTS LIVE Enjoy free live music throughout the Village from 6 to 9 p.m.

 

Saturday, June 20

FAMILY BIRD WALK Bring binoculars if you have them and join Wild Birds Unlimited on guided bird-watching walks. RSVP required. 8 a.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. (909) 625-8767.