Now here’s an interesting event for the family, this weekend Pasadena is hosting the North American ‘Tree Climbing Championships’. Gayle has all the details on this and more in Saturday’s edition of ‘Gayle On The Go.’
KJLH Women’s Health Forum @ 7a.m.
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
213 – 741-1151
It’s a day of free health information, free health screenings, and more at the 14th Annual KJLH Women’s Health Forum. Even the admission is free, but parking is 15-dollars.
12th Annual Team Hope Walk for Huntington’s Disease @ 9 a.m.
William R. Mason Regional Park
18712 University Drive
800 345 HDSA
The Huntington’s Disease Society of America’s Orange County Chapter is hosting the 12th Annual Team Hope Walk at William R. Mason Regional Park in Irvine.
The casual walk around the park area is a fundraiser for a genetically caused brain disorder that systematically robs people of their ability to walk, talk, eat, and think. There is no effective treatment or cure.
Free Admission & Free Parking!
34th Annual Swim with Mike @ 11 a.m.
Uytengsu Aquatics Center
University of Southern California
Go for a fun swim and provide financial resources for physically challenged athletes at the 34th Annual Swim with Mike event at the University of Southern California.
Mike is former swimmer Mike Nyeholt, who created the annual fundraiser after breaking his neck in a motorcycle accident, a moment he says changed his life forever.
Baseball! The Exhibition
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum
40 Presidential Drive
805 522 2977
Celebrate Spring and the baseball season at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Museum with look at the new exhibit BASEBALL! THE EXHIBITION. This 12-thousand square foot exhibition features more than seven-hundred artifacts including rare, historic, and iconic baseball memorabilia from Gary Cypres, the largest known private collector in the United States.
11TH Annual Theodore Payne Foundation Native Plant Garden Tour
818 768 1802
Celebrate Spring by checking out the Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour. This a Saturday and Sunday self-guided adventure that allows you to visit more than 40 of the Los Angeles region’s most beautiful and inspiring home landscapes. At each location, you’ll meet garden owners, designers, knowledgeable docents and fellow gardeners.
Car Seat Safety Awareness @ 9 a.m.
100 West Lincoln Avenue Anaheim|
714 558 4400
Parents have an opportunity to have their children’s car seat checked at the Car Seat Safety Awareness Event in Anaheim.
The free checks are administered by the California Highway Patrol.
Safety Seat Checkup @ 10 a.m.
Petersen Automotive Museum
6060 Wilshire Boulevard
800 745 SAFE
If you cannot travel to Anaheim, there’s a child car seat safety check happening at the Petersen Automotive Museum.
Again, the safety event is free.
Northrop N9MB Flying Wing Planes of Fame Air Museum
Planes of Fame Air Museum
7000 Merrill Avenue, #17
909 597 3722
Pioneering Aircraft, the Northrop N9MB Flying Wing is the topic of discussion at the Planes of Fame Air Museum’s LIVING HISTORY EVENT.
The lecture at the Chino museum will include a flight demonstration of this unusual aircraft.
North American Tree Climbing Championships
This is a different kind of flying high! Pasadena is hosting the North American Tree Climbing Championships.
Winners of this event will compete in August at the International Tree Climbing Championships in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The top climbers in the U.S. and Canada will be competing in the trees above Brookside Park.
This free event coincides with family friendly event highlighting proper tree care.
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course
Downtown Long Beach
The streets of downtown Long Beach belong to Formula Drift this weekend.
The 11th championship season is drifting on the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course.
The two day event is getting us ready for next weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
So, what’s going on in your world? Let us know! Please be sure to provide video with your request. The deadline for your information is Tuesday 5pm.
Have a GREAT Saturday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.