CALENDAR: Local events November thru 29
Wednesday, NOVEMBER 21
YOGA IN THE GARDEN Yoga class for all levels—no experience is necessary. Release stress, unwind and enjoy the tranquility of the garden. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N. College Ave., Claremont. 625-8767, ext. 224.
Thursday, NOVEMBER 22
ANNUAL THANKSGIVING DINNER 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.
Saturday, November 24
WINE BOTTLE crafting at Heirloom. Come in and learn how to convert your wine bottles into unique glasses. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. $2 a bottle, limit 4. Heirloom, 175 N. Indian Hill Blvd., Claremont.
Sunday, November 25
POETRY READING with Cindy Bousquet Harris plus open mic. Come hear Ms. Bousquet Harris read, and share your own poems at this open mic event. 2 p.m. Claremont Library, 208 Harvard St., Claremont.
Tuesday, November 27
REMEMBERING the Songs. Gary Stroutsos explains the tradition of song and story within the Zuni, Navajo and Salish cultures along with a showing of "Remembering the Songs." 6 p.m. Claremont Library, 208 Harvard St., Claremont.
SOCIAL MEDIA SEMINAR discussing how young adults are using social networking sites and applications to their advantage. 7:30 p.m. Garrison Theater, Scripps College Performing Arts Center, 231 10th St., Claremont.
Wednesday, November 28
SENIOR SHOPPING DAY with special guest Salina Yoon. Seniors get free gift wrapping, snacks and 25 percent off. Mrs. Nelson’s Toy & Book Shop, 1030 Bonita Ave., La Verne.
Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, CA 91711.