OUT & ABOUT IN THE SOUTH BAY

OUT & ABOUT IN THE SOUTH BAY

GERETY

DAILY BREEZE

Today

TAI CHI BASICS

What:

“Tai Chi Chuan _ Beginning,” a five-session class offered by South Bay Adult School. This introduction to tai chi history focuses on fundamentals and primary positions of the martial art.

Where:

Redondo Union High School campus cafeteria, 600 Diamond St., Redondo Beach.

When:

7 to 8:30 p.m. starting today.

Information:

$39. Register in class. Call 310-318-5152.

SEE WHAT DEVELOPS

What:

South Bay Camera Club meeting, featuring its regular print and slide competition. Competitions will be in monochrome prints, color prints and color slides.

Where:

320 Knob Hill Ave., Redondo Beach.

When:

7:30 p.m. today.

Information:

Call 310-532-9511 or visit www.s4c-photo.org/SBCC.

Tuesday

A BIT OF WILMINGTON HISTORY

What:

Wilmington Historical Society general meeting. Guest speaker Gordon R. Ghareeb will speak on the history of the Wilmington Texaco Refinery.

Where:

Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, 1051 Banning Blvd., Wilmington.

When:

7 p.m. Tuesday.

Information:

Free. Call 310-518-2938.

FABULOUS FLORALS

What:

Floral Designs for spring and Easter demonstrated by master designer Gudrun Kimmmel.

Where:

Torrance Airport meeting room, Zamperini Field, 3301 Airport Drive, Torrance.

When:

11 a.m. Tuesday.

Information:

Call 310-375-3436 to RSVP.

COMMUNITY MEETING

What:

Harbor Gateway North Neighborhood Council meeting. The agenda will include a report on the May 20 elections for steering committee members, review of the bylaws, and a talk by Councilwoman Janice Hahn about resources neighborhood councils can utilize.

Where:

135th Street School auditorium, 801 W. 135th St., Gardena.

When:

7 p.m. Tuesday.

Information:

Call 310-878-5031.

REI CLINIC

What:

“Climbing in Joshua Tree,” a clinic offered by Recreational Equipment Inc., showing the best beginning and intermediate climbs at the park.

Where:

REI, 1800 Rosecrans Ave., Manhattan Beach.

When:

7 p.m. Tuesday.

Information:

Free. Call 310-727-0728.

HOW DOES YOUR GARDEN GROW?

What:

General meeting of the San Pedro Garden Club. The program, titled “Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Penny Pines,” will feature Cheryl Smith, California Garden Club state chairwoman.

Where:

Harbor Terrace, 435 W. Eighth St., San Pedro.

When:

10 a.m. Tuesday.

Information:

Free. Call 310-833-3566.

Coming Up

ANIMAL MAGNETISM

What:

Excursion to America’s Family Pet Expo with Centinela Valley Adult School. The expo will feature a parade of dogs, cat shows, pig show and demonstrations, educational seminars and an aquarium contest.

When:

Bus departs school at 7:45 a.m. April 5 and returns about 8:30 p.m.

Information:

$20. Register at the school, 4953 Marine Ave., Lawndale, from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 310-263-3160.

THE BUNNY’S BACK IN TOWN

What:

“A Visit with the Bunny” sponsored by the city of Torrance Parks and Recreation Department. Program will include breakfast, crafts, an egg hunt and the Franklin Haynes Marionettes.

Where:

Torrance Cultural Arts Center community meeting hall, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance.

When:

9 a.m. to noon April 19. Registration begins today at the Torrance Parks and Recreation Office, 3031 Torrance Blvd.

Information:

$15 in advance. All children 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Seating is limited. Call 310-618-2930.

Send Out & About items two weeks in advance to: Sandy Gerety c/o the Daily Breeze, 5215 Torrance Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503-4077. Fax: 310-540-6272. Or e-mail: calendar@dailybreeze.com.

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