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September 2018

LA GUIDES EDUCATIONAL EVENT: Los Angeles River Wander

September 8, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lewis MacAdams Riverfront Park, 2944 Gleneden Street
Los Angeles, CA 90039 United States
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Free

"Learn about the LA River as we stroll the Glendale Narrows! "During this walk, you will learn about the past, present and future of the 51 mile river that made the pueblo of Los Angeles possible. We’ll discuss why our fresh water source was channelized, how that action affected the population, and the significance of the river’s revitalization. The event will begin with a presentation in the shade and then a flat walk along the bike path (less than one…

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Recommended: The Browns of California – The Family Dynasty that Transformed a State and Shaped a Nation / LAPL

September 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mark Taper Auditorium, 630 West 5th Street; Los Angeles, California
Los Angeles, CA United States
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Free

Free - Requires RSVP. "Miriam Pawel, the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and author of the definitive biography, The Crusades of Cesar Chavez, continues to chronicle the fascinating history of California and the exceptional people who have shaped our state. In Pawel’s newest work, she demystifies transformative moments of California history—from the Gold Rush to Silicon Valley—as she considers the significant impact of one family dynasty. Beginning with Pat Brown, the beloved father who presided over California during an era of unmatched…

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October 2018

Recommended: African American Migration to Los Angeles During and After WWII / NHM

October 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Natural History Museum, 900 W Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007 United States
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"This fall, we are delighted to offer a Digging Deeper series to further explore stories and interpretation in Becoming Los Angeles. Learn more about the people who shape Los Angeles as they make it their home, dig deeper into the history of this region, and explore interpretive techniques with your peers that will enrich our work in the exhibition. Whether you attended the training or not, you can choose to attend the sessions that interest you. Please send your RSVP to…

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Recommended: Japanese American Experience In Los Angeles / NHM

October 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Natural History Museum, 900 W Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007 United States
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"This fall, we are delighted to offer a Digging Deeper series to further explore stories and interpretation in Becoming Los Angeles. Learn more about the people who shape Los Angeles as they make it their home, dig deeper into the history of this region, and explore interpretive techniques with your peers that will enrich our work in the exhibition. Whether you attended the training or not, you can choose to attend the sessions that interest you. Please send your RSVP…

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November 2018

Recommended: Interpretation Workshop / NHM

November 29, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Natural History Museum, 900 W Exposition Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90007 United States
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Free

"This fall, we are delighted to offer a Digging Deeper series to further explore stories and interpretation in Becoming Los Angeles. Learn more about the people who shape Los Angeles as they make it their home, dig deeper into the history of this region, and explore interpretive techniques with your peers that will enrich our work in the exhibition. Whether you attended the training or not, you can choose to attend the sessions that interest you. Please send your RSVP to…

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March 2019

Educational Seminar: Asphalt Anthropology

March 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Original Farmers Market (upstairs meeting room), 6333 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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We’re excited to announce Beverly Baker and her Asphalt Anthropology class. Beverly is very familiar with the world of leading tours and she lives right in the heart of Hollywood. She’s going to share some skills and tips that we can use while giving tours—and in everyday life. Beverly is a self-defense expert who teaches techniques on how to read body language and detect potential threats. The idea is to keep yourself and guests safe—not to get into fights. In…

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