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November 2018

Recommended: IATDG (International Association of Tour Directors & Guides) Tour & Talent Exchange Conference & Recruitment Fair

November 11, 2018 - November 15, 2018
South Point Hotel Casino & Spa, 9777 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89183 United States
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"Join us at the fabulous South Point Hotel Resort, November 11-15, 2018, as we offer an exclusive opportunity for learning, networking, socializing, and recruiting in the tour management industry. Improving upon our progress over the last 2 years, IATDG continues to grow to be the world's leading resource for tour directors, tour guides, and tour operators."

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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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February 2019

L A Guides Meeting – February 2019 Craft and Folk Art Museum

February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
craft and folk art museum, 5814 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
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Free

Join us for the first meeting of the year! Our first meeting starts at 7p and our meet & greet begins at 6:30p. Topics will include: Press release Education workshops - upcoming Election of officers (it's that time!) Insurance for tour guides Membership drive (please join us officially!) Open forum ––––––––––––– Media representatives may attend so put on your happy face! Situated on historic Museum Row since 1965, the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) is an invaluable contributor to…

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Education Meeting – CHP

February 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Original Farmers Market (upstairs meeting room), 6333 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
Free

Colleagues: On February 25, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Officer Gomez from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) and one of his colleagues will be addressing the L A Guides at the Meeting Room at Farmer's Market. The officers will address: Car Seat Information for commercial vehicles and multiple passenger vehicles Update and advice for the 45 day inspections Update and advice for the annual vehicle inspections Question and Answer session last 15 minutes For more information contact Cynthia High,…

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March 2019

LA Guides Meeting – March 2019 OUE Skyspace

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
OUE Skyspace, 633 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071 United States
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Join us for our most picturesque meeting so far! Topics will include: • Recent Press • Education workshops - upcoming • Insurance for tour guides • Membership drive (please join us officially!) • Open forum • And more TBD VENUE DETAILS: There will be an area set up for us in their event space on the 71st floor. It is partitioned off from the attraction, but does have a view. Building security can show you how to access the 71st…

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Recommended: Preserving the Recent Past 3 conference

March 13 - March 16

On March 13-16, 2019, the Preserving the Recent Past 3 conference in Los Angeles will offer a national forum to share the latest strategies for identifying, protecting, and conserving significant structures and sites from the post-World War II era. Preliminary Schedule WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2019 Affiliated Event - Challenges in Developing Mid-Century Historic Buildings Symposium - Los Angeles Athletic Club Pre-Conference Tours THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2019 Opening Plenary Session Presentation Sessions FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2019 Presentation Sessions Closing Plenary Session…

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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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Free

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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April 2019

Civil War Drum Barracks

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Civil War Drum Barracks, 1052 N Banning Blvd
Wilmington, 90744 United States
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Free

Most people don’t realize that California played a vital in the American Civil War (1861-1865), but as we will learn on April 7 the Golden State was a potential political pawn. Although admitted to the Union as a free state in 1850, the large number of Confederates who had moved out West meant that California had a significant number of Southern sympathizers. As the South captured the southern half of Arizona, the threat of a takeover from the outside and…

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LA Guides Meeting – April 2019 Hollywood BID

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hollywood Property Owner’s Alliance, 6562 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90038 United States
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To RSVP for this event, please CLICK HERE. Time for our first meeting in Hollywood! Topics may possibly include, but not be limited to: Recent Press Education workshops - upcoming Insurance for tour guides Membership drive (please join us officially!) Open forum And more TBD VENUE DETAILS: The Hollywood BID (Business Improvement District) has graciously offered us meeting space this month, and we are grateful and excited to have their support! The location is smack dab in the erratically beating…

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May 2019

LA Guides Meeting – LA Woman’s Club, Hollywood

May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
LA Woman’s CLub, 1749 North La Brea Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90046 United States
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Free

We’re happy to announce that our next meeting is Tuesday, May 14, at the Woman’s Club of Hollywood! This historic location was originally the Hollywood School for Girls, which opened in 1915. Students included a young Jean Harlow (then still Harlean Carpenter) and the daughters of Cecil B. DeMille, Louis B. Mayer and Edgar Rice Burroughs. Douglas Fairbanks Jr. was one of the very few male students. Edith Head and Charles Laughton were teachers there. In 1946, the property became…

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