Palos Verdes Homes Tour 2020
Things To Do In Rancho Palos Verdes!
The Circle of the Palos Verdes Art Center is extremely excited to present this years: Palos Verdes Homes Tour 2020
Come and enjoy the beautiful and refreshing homes and gardens on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Opening the doors to the a fabulous art and fun collections during the Palos Verdes Homes Tour. Sponsored by the Circle of the Palos Verdes Art Center. Come and take a break during your self paced, self driving tour of this year's featured homes and enjoy an included leisurely lunch at the Art Center and shop the unique boutiques and our own Collected Treasures.
Date and Time: Fri. & Sat. March 20-21, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Location: Palos Verdes Art Center
5504 Crestridge Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Homes Tour: $65
Korean Friendship Bell
Beautiful Act of Friendship!
This beautiful act of friendship was a gift by the South Korean government to the United States to celebrate the bicentennial of the U.S. This is to symbolize friendship between the two countries. This was dedicated on October 3, 1976, and declared Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument.
Commonly know as the Korean Friendship Bell this massive bronze bell housed in a stone pavilion in Angels's Gate Park, in San Pedro neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Located at the corner of Gaffey and 37th Streets, the section of the park is alternatively called the "Korean-American Peace Park" and occupies part of the former Upper Reservation of Fort MacArthur.
Fire Safety for Kids 2020
Fire Safety for Kids 2020
Every year kids under the age of five have a much higher risk of dying in a residential fire compared to children in other age groups, according to the US Fire Administration. Majority of these fires occurred in homes without smoke detectors.
To protect your kids and family safe, the following are recommended for each home:
- Reduce clutter
- Do Not overload electric outlets, extension cords or wall sockets.
- Never leave burning candles unattended.
- Hide all matches and lighter out of reach of children.
- Make sure all fire extinguishers are conveniently located in your home.
- Replace any electrical outlets.
- Do not use really old appliances.
- Keep an eye on Garage safety.
- Keeping your clothes dryer system proper maintenance.
- Replace circuit breakers with arc-fault circuit interrupters.
2020 Women in Restoration
Honoring the Best of the Best in Restoration!
Women are taking more remarkable roles in the restoration industry every year. This year's 2020 Recognizing Women in Restoration campaign is the award's fifth anniversary. This is all about finding and recognizing leading ladies in all positions within the restoration industry.
Women are creating a new voice in the restoration industry and generating new ideas and ways restoration companies should be run.
Here are the requirements to this years campaign:
- Women have to have at least 10 years experience in the restoration business.
- Women can nominate themselves or by a colleague.
- Include any images, references and so on you feel will help strengthen the profile submission.
- Any questions to email the R&R Editor Michelle Blevins at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for entries is: Friday, February 28, 2020
Grand Opening: Halo of Hope Cancer Foundation
Cancer Patient Support Group!
Come join Moderator Angelica Roxas, Breast and Lung Cancer Survivor and Founder/President of Halo of Hope Cancer Foundation along with Life Coach, Dr. Elise Ho, for this FREE south Bay support group.
Grand Opening Event
Date: February 5th, 2020, Saturday
Time: 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Location: Peninsula Center Library
(3rd floor - Conference Room)
701 Silver Spur Road
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
Inviting all Cancer Patients, Survivors, Caregivers and family members and ask any questions that they may have. Share their stories, knowledge, experiences and feeling with others while receiving encouragement, support and guidance. Most importantly help to give HOPE.
Beverages & Appetizers will be served
- Fun activities
- Guest speakers
- Making connections
- Resources provided and much more.
Stay or Go
Evacuate of Shelter in Place?
In a wildfire or earthquake, do you evacuate or shelter in place? Palos Verdes Peninsula CERT is sponsoring a free talk on Thursday, January 23 at 7:00 pm covering a "Stay or Go." An open forum for a Q & A mainly geared mainly toward the inexperienced Peninsula resident who is unprepared, which is unfortunately includes many of us.
Topics will include what it takes to be ready to Evacuate your family as well as what you need to do to be ready to Shelter in place. Learn simple steps you can take today to protect yourself, your family and your home.
Location: Hesse Park
29301 Hawthorne Blvd.
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. 90275
This event is FREE for all Peninsula residents.
Nature Walk at Abalone Cove
Docent Guided Nature Walk at Abalone Cove
Enjoy a guided tour of Abalone Cove on Saturday January 25th, 2020 at 3:00 pm. Location: Abalone Cove Shoreline Park and Ecological Preserve. Hike past the unique native flora and fauna and explore the tide pools teeming with fascination marine life. The hiking difficulty is moderate to strenuous. The trail to and from the tide pools is approximately 1 mile and involves about a 120 ft change in elevation. This is a kid-friendly hike but the trails and rocky beach are unsuitable for baby stroller. Sorry, no dogs allowed on the beach. The hike is free and the rain cancels a hike. Parking fee applies to all the Nature Walk participants. Car pooling or ride sharing is strongly suggested.
For more information, please call (310) 544-5366.
SoCal Museums Free-For-All
Southern California Weekend Events!
SoCal Museums Free-For-All 2020
Saturday, January 25, 2020
With wonderful and sunny southern California weather this is an event that will fulfill you and your family's weekend. Over 40 museums presenting art cultural heritage natural history, and science will open their door and invite visitors to attend FREE of charge.
This offer is for general museum admission only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions. Regular parking fees apply at each museum.
List of Participating Museums:
- The Broad
- The Museum of Tolerance
- Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
- California African American Museum
- California Science Center
- Getty Center Museum
- La Brea Tar Pits
- Kid Space Children's Museum
- Los Angeles County Fire Museum
Multicultural Film Festival 2020
Things to do in Palos Verdes, Ca.
The 2020 Universal Multicultural Film Festival (UMFF)
The 2020 Multicultural Film Festival will take place from April 3- 5 at the RHCC Community Center, Promenade on the Peninsula, Peninsula Center Library and Malaga Cove Library in Palos Verdes, California. This event, organized by Maeya Culture Exchange Group LLC, will present a wide variety of films, including original shorts, documentaries, and animations created by those selected filmmakers from all over the world. This festival will offer an amazing opportunity for all visitors to find out and learn in an outstanding way about different cultures, lifestyles, traditions and beliefs.
Location: 735 Silver Spur Rod, Rolling Hills Estates, CA. 90274
Parking is FREE on the lots outside of the venue as well as in the parking structure of the Promenade on the Peninsula.
Century-old Vanderlip Mansion - For sale on Palos Verdes Peninsula
Palos Verdes Peninsula Home For Sale!
The patriarchs of the Vanderlip family is now looking for a buyer who wants to take on the challenge of maintaining the historic property. But now just how much the potential buyer retains of the original house and its collections has yet to be determined. The house is under no official preservation requirements, and the siblings have placed no preconditions on the sale, they said. Discussions are now percolating about finding a home on the peninsula to house a museum to preserve the Vanderlip legacy and artifacts, but nothing has been decided.
This property is 7,700 square-foot main home, built in 1926, and surrounding gardens, swimming pool, tennis court and 10 guest houses, went on the market this month for $12.995 million.