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COURIER week in pictures: 7-22-16

  • Korey Burkhardt gets ready to build his volcano on Tuesday during a weird science class during Claremont Education Foundation’s SLICE of Summer program at El Roble.

    Korey Burkhardt gets ready to build his volcano on Tuesday durin...

  • Selah Lewis and Ashley Carrasco make meringue mushrooms during a SLICE of Sumer cooking class on Tuesday at El Roble. SLICE is a popular enrichment program from the Claremont Educational Foundation that offers classes in a wide range of subjects.

    Selah Lewis and Ashley Carrasco make meringue mushrooms during a...

  • Teacher Scott Boen shows his students what their red Solo cup volcanos should look like during a weird science class on Tuesday at El Roble.

    Teacher Scott Boen shows his students what their red Solo cup vo...

  • Teacher Scott Boen illustrates what happens when you mix vinegar and baking soda, recently, during a SLICE of Summer program weird science class at El Roble.

    Teacher Scott Boen illustrates what happens when you mix vinegar...

  • Chef Kaman Pong prepares salmon carpaccio recently at her new Claremont restaurant House of Pong. The menu, which was conceived with her brother and co-owner Calvin pulls ideas from a wide range of cultures and tastes.

    Chef Kaman Pong prepares salmon carpaccio recently at her new Cl...

  • The crab fried rice at the House of Pong comes whimsically arranged like a cartoon crab.

    The crab fried rice at the House of Pong comes whimsically arran...

  • Calvin Pong has been working in restaurants for years including a stint running a coffee shop. His latest effort, House of Pong, which he owns with his sister Kaman, is the first time either sibling has owned their own restaurant.

    Calvin Pong has been working in restaurants for years including ...

  • Siblings Calvin and Kaman Pong recently opened a new restaurant House of Pong on Foothill Boulevard in Claremont. The pair, who have years of experience in food service, bring opposite but complementary skills to the endeavor.

    Siblings Calvin and Kaman Pong recently opened a new restaurant ...

  • The city of Claremont has installed a drip system to water trees along highway medians including the eucalyptus trees along Foothill Boulevard. The trees typically get watered for three hours twice a week.

    The city of Claremont has installed a drip system to water trees...

  • Girl Scouts Kate Donez and Rachel Holbrook practice first aid skills at a Survivor Girl themed Girl Scout day camp recently at La Casita in Claremont.

    Girl Scouts Kate Donez and Rachel Holbrook practice first aid sk...

  • Eve Englebert is proud to be a Survivor Girl, as evidenced by the art work she created at a recent day camp at La Casita, Greater Los Angeles Girl Scout Council's program center in Claremont.

    Eve Englebert is proud to be a Survivor Girl, as evidenced by th...

  • Claremont Park Ranger Richard Weiner shares information on local wildlife and wilderness safety with campers recently during a Girl Scout day camp held at La Casita, Claremont's Girl Scout program center.

    Claremont Park Ranger Richard Weiner shares information on local...