Do you ever wonder what happens when you leave your dog at the groomer? Well you can find out and bring your pup for a fun filled day at the groom and kennel expo at the Pasadena Convention Center. Miss Gayle Anderson has all the details on this and other activities in today’s ‘Gayle On The Go.’
Groom & Kennel Expo @ 8am
Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
Ever wonder what happens when you leave your dog at the groomer? Hmmm? Find out at the Groom and Kennel Expo at the Pasadena Convention Center. See the nation’s top dog groomers compete in the World Cup Grooming Games!
American Soul Charity Rodeo @ 1pm
Industry Hills Expo Center
16200 Temple Avenue
310 674 6700
The American Soul Charity Rodeo raises funds for local charities and educates folks about the contributions of black cowboys and cowgirls to western history.
In addition to a lot of information, there’s exciting entertainment for the entire family.
Black Talkies On Parade
“A Raisin in the Sun” @4pm
Mayme A. Clayton Library & Museum
4130 Overland Avenue
310 202 1647
The 1961 classic movie “A Raisin in the Sun” starring Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil, Diana Sands, Ivan Dixon, Louis Gossett, Jr. and John Fiedler can be seen for FREE at the Mayme A. Clayton Library and Museum in Culver City.
The film centers on the Younger family’s life in Chicago’s south side and their struggles with poverty and racism.
The 15th Annual Black College Expo @ 9am
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Avenue
Students can get up the 100-thousand-dollars in scholarships on the spot.
Organizers of the 15th Annual Black College Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center say bring your official transcripts and S-A-T and/or A-C-T scores and get important help with your college plans.
Victorian Magic Show @ 7pm & 9pm
Heritage Square Museum
3800 Homer Street
Enjoy an enchanting evening of Victorian magic at the Heritage Square Museum.
There are two performances featuring magic, mind-reading and mysticism in an intimate setting for only 30 individuals!
Take a look at the elaborate clothing designed to take women from maidenhood to matrimony.
These rare ensembles, meant to celebrate a single day, are on display at the FIDM exhibit “BLISS: 19TH CENTURY WEDDING GOWNS FROM THE HELEN LARSON HISTORIC FASHION COLLECTION.
In Long Beach, the whales watchers from Aquarium of the Pacific and Harbor Breeze Cruises are teaching both young and old about unprecedented number of Sperm whales, Humpback whales, Fin Whales, AND Orcas can be seen off the coast at the moment.
We can make a big splash like the whales off our coast at the POLAR PLUNGE fundraising event for Special Olympics Southern California.
You can participate in POLAR PLUNGES today at Castaic Lake and Marina del Rey, if you contribute a minimum of 50-dollars to wade in the water or you can stay dry if you like and enjoy vendors and other – out of the water fun!
Your participation allows Special Olympics Southern California to offer free year round sports training and competition for children and adults coping with intellectual challenges.
The Polar Plunge is the perfect preparation for this! The 2014 ASICS LA Marathon. It’s Sunday, March 9th! Registration is still open!
Run 26.2 miles from Dodger Stadium to the sea in Santa Monica to challenge your fitness goals or donate and cheer for one of the official marathon charities.
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Have a GREAT Saturday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.