Every Saturday at 10am: Ranger Walk at White Point Nature Preserve
Saturday, September 10 until 6pm: Ćevapčići Festival. Join us for a taste of Ćevapčići, visit with friends, listen to ethnic music and surf rock sounds, dance the kolo to tambouritza bands, drink coffee and check out fantastic art by local artists.
Ćevapčići is named after a ground meat, beef & lamb combination. It is grilled & served with Ivar sauce. It’s common to the Balkans, & shared by many of the ethnic groups in the region. This year, we will have food vendors, a craft fair, & non-stop music, from Tambouritza to Surf Rock, from noon to 6pm. The Whale & Ale will be among the food vendors, – serving grilled Ćevapčići & Tzatziki sauce: (yoghurt, cucumber, garlic, lemon). There will be cultural activities for children, along with demonstrations on the Kolo, making Greek coffee, & how to grill ćevapčići.
Saturday and Sunday, September 10+11: 20th Anniversary Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture (FPAC 20) at Point Fermin Park. This is an annual series of multidisciplinary arts events that includes art exhibits, literary readings, performances, and film screenings, that all culminate in a two-day festival weekend. http://filamarts.org/fpac20.htm
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 2:00pm: Tongva Nature Walk at White Point Nature Education Center
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy is offering a new interpretive hike led by Naturalists to explore the four demonstration gardens surrounding the White Point Nature Education Center to learn about the indigenous plant uses and culture of the Tongva people that once occupied the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The walks will be held every second Sunday of the month at 2:00 pm. The cost is $5 per person and ages 7+ are welcome. Space is limited so please RSVP. Visit http://www.pvplc.org or call (310) 541-7613 for more information.
Saturday, September 17: Join us for the 2011 Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 17 from 9 a.m. to noon. There will be three clean up locations in San Pedro: Royal Palms Beach, Cabrillo Beach and the Pacific Corridor. Register to volunteer at http://sites.healthebay.org/volunteer/ccd/2011/participate.asp Let’s be part of the solution.
Saturday, September 24, 2011: Light at the Lighthouse is a day-long family celebration at Point Fermin Park. This event is a free concert, with activities for kids of all ages. It is a celebration of the whole Body of Christ coming together in praise. http://www.lightatthelighthouse.org
Saturday, September 24, 2011: Outdoor Volunteer Day – National Public Lands Day at White Point Nature Preserve from 9am-12pm.
Saturday, September 24: 10am – New! Story Time with the Rangers – Rangers will read nature-themed children’s stories to young people of all ages every 4th Saturday of the month at the White Point Nature Education Center & Preserve located at 1600 W. Paseo del Mar in San Pedro. Please RSVP to (310) 541-7613 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, September 25, 2011: Fall into White Point Home Tour (see our other post for details)