Weekend Events 5/19-5/20

Have fun with your kids and be active, all at the same time! I love taking my kids to musical events because it not only offers them a way to learn about different instruments and cultures, but also how to move their bodies in new ways. Have fun!

Saturday May 19
Interactive Music & Movement with Ronna Dragon
10:30 a.m., Children’s Book World, 10580 1/2 Pico Blvd., L.A.;
310-559-BOOK. Dragon leads a 40-minute interactive session of music and
movement. Ages 3-8. Free.
10580 1/2 Pico Blvd. Los Angeles, 310-559-BOOK

SAturday May 19
Don’t miss the party – Experience Hollywood at the Hollywood Block
Party! Come be a part of Hollywood at the Hollywood Block Party on May
19th from 10am-1pm! IRIS from Cirque du Soleil, Hollywood & Highland
Center, Chinese Theatres, and Madame Tussauds Hollywood are coming
together to host free events and giveaways celebrating the best of
Hollywood! This event will feature demonstrations from the artistic
staff of IRIS, tours of the famous Chinese Theatres, free admission to
Madame Tussauds Hollywood, giveaways from Hollywood & Highland Center,
and more!* 104.3 MYfm will be there too hosting the Hollywood Block
Party sweepstakes, including tickets and gift cards to these Hollywood
favorites as well as a one-night stay at the Renaissance Hollywood
Hotel! Get your Block Party passport stamped at all locations and have a
chance to win this fabulous star-studded package. Click here to get
more information about the Hollywood Block Party.
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Click here to RSVP for the Hollywood Block Party.
(http://www.facebook.com/events/363956216987187/)

Saturday May 19
Santa Monica Festival
11 a.m.-7 p.m., Clover Park, 2600 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica;
smgov.net/festival. This annual community festival features a colorful,
multi-cultural lineup of local entertainment along with DIY art
workshop, an Active Center with athletic endeavors, a Food Salon, an Eco
Zone and other environmentally-related activities. Free admission.2600
Ocean Park Blvd. Santa Monica

Sunday May 20
Venice Art Walk’s “FAMILY FUN DAY” 12 – 3 pm. FREE! Art, Music and
Imagination. Moo Moo Musica and Venice Del Play will be providing all
sorts of activities for kids of all ages. Special Guest Artist Gary
Steinborn of Blue Dog Sculptures will be on hand to teach kids to sculpt
with clay. Hosted by Google. Westminster Elementary School 1010 Abbot
Kinney,Venice www.veniceartwalk.org

Sunday May 20
Pamper & Play’s first-ever MOMMY & ME MANICURE BRUNCH will take place
this Sunday, May 20 starting at 10:30 a.m!
May is for Mom continues with a special event just for the girls! The
day will include brunch and tea party fare in the open area. Moms will
enjoy a deluxe manicure with guest nail stylist, Carol Davenport up in
the lounge. Daughters get free play, dress ups and fun and a non-toxic,
ice-cream flavored mini manicure with a design!
The cost per family is $55 and that includes both manicures, brunch fare
and a gift bag for the daughters. Each sibling is $10 extra.
Take advantage of this fun way to bond with your daughter and pamper
yourself! Space is limited, but there are a few spots left so RSVP
today! Call 310.441.0797 or email carole@pamperplay.com [carole (at)
pamperplay (dot) com]. Pamper & Play is located in West Los Angeles at
2279 Westwood Boulevard between Olympic and Pico. You can visit us on
Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Pamper-Play/239788496073090

Sunday May 20
David Tobocman
11 a.m., McCabe’s, 3101 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica; 310-828-4497. The
local musician performs his very catchy, very fun, “very helpful” songs.
$10. (WS)
3101 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, 310-828-4497

Ps. I collected all this info from peachhead, it’s a great yahoo group for moms.

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