May Events Calendar 2021

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Beginning May 1

Ongoing 
“Stories and Voices from L.A. Chinatown”
The history of Los Angeles’ Chinatown will be explored and celebrated in a new online exhibition, and in a fenced-wrapped installation at a vacant lot in the heart of Chinatown on North Hill Street. The project draws on the collections of the Huntington and Los Angeles Public Library. 

May 1, 3, 5
Old & New Downtown LA
Experience the history of Los Angeles from the early 20 th  century urban development to the renovation of a new downtown. 1:30pm


May 14 – 16
Monrovia Days 2021
Join the fun at Library Park for live entertainment, carriage rides, a photo booth, carnival food and the Monrovia Rocks Art Project.


May 15 – 16
LitFest Pasadena
A dozen 15 - minute panel discussions ranging from social justice to race relations will be live-streamed along with readings and short films. 12:00pm – 6:00pm

One Day Events

May 2
South Pasadena Walking Tour
Learn about the colorful history of a city known for its tree-lined streets and picturesque architecture.  10:00am


May 7
Virtual Wine and Cuisine Tasting Benefit 
Support the Sierra Madre Public Library by attending this virtual event hosted by Jeff Champion of Rae’s Place Fine Wine Boutique. 6:00pm - 7:15pm


May 8
Goat Yoga at the Gamble House
A light-hearted yoga session with gentle goats will be offered on the rear lawn of the Gamble House. 10:00am – 11:00am


May 8
Zoom Handcrafting! Spread the Love with Jams, Butter and Ricotta
You will step up your cheese platter game as you learn to make ricotta, compound butter, and jam.  12:00pm – 1:30pm


May 9 - Happy Mother's Day!


May 22 - Two Movies
Street Food Cinema Drive-In at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia
ET - A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world. Doors open at 6:15pm, movie begins at 8:00pm


Street Food Cinema Drive-In at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia
Back to the Future - Marty McFly is accidentally sent thirty years into the past by his friend Doc Brown. Doors open at 9:55pm, movie begins at 10:10pm.