Your young ones can learn to play basketball with some of the best this summer. The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Los Angeles to teach them how. Gayle Anderson has the details along with other activities in ‘Gayle on the Go’.
Harlem Globetrotters Summer Clinics
24 Hour Fitness Hollywood Sport
6380 West Sunset Boulevard
Have a red, white, and blue good time with the Harlem Globetrotters. The world famous team has partnered with 24 Hour Fitness for a series of Summer clinics. Each 69-dollar clinic for boys and girls is a two hour session. Skill level does not matter.
2ND Annual Inventor’s Week
Discovery Science Center
2500 North Main Street
714 542 2823
Calling all junior inventors! The Second Annual Inventor’s week is underway at the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana. Inventors and creators of all ages are invited to discover the science behind the various gizmos and gadgets with interactive exhibits.
Baseball, Bands, & Burgers Fourth of July Weekend Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard Yorba Linda
714 993 5075
Celebrate the Fourth of July weekend with baseball, bands and burgers at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. Meet President George Washington, enjoy barbecue burgers, and the Band of the California Battalion.
Baseball! The Exhibition
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum
40 Presidential Drive
805 522 2977
We can also celebrate the Fourth of July at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Museum visting 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 of baseball memorabilia in the United States, some items never before seen by the public.
Battleship Iowa Celebrates All American Fourth of July Weekend
Salute to U.S. Military
250 South Harbor Boulevard San Pedro
The Battleship Iowa extends a welcome aboard, no charge to active duty service members and veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. The weekend event is part of IOWA Remembers, the annual series of events and ceremonies presented by the Pacific Battleship Center aboard Battleship IOWA. USS Iowa served with distinction in World War Two and in the Korean War. She concluded her active duty in 1990 as the Berlin Wall crumbled marking the final days of the Cold War. Do you know the presidents who made this historic vessel their White House at sea ? Find out when you visit!
Blue Star Museum: Gamble House
4 Westmoreland Place
626 793 3334
The Gamble House in Pasadena is described as an outstanding example of American Arts and Crafts style architecture. The house and furnishings were designed by Charles and Henry Greene in 1908 for David and Mary Gamble of the Procter & Gamble Company. The house, a National Historic Landmark, is owned by the City of Pasadena and operated by the University of Southern California and is open for public tours. It is also a Blue Star Museum, meaning it is one of more than two-thousand museums across the country offering FREE admission to military personnel and their families now through Labor Day.
For the complete list of participating museums is available at arts.gov/national/blue-star-museums
The free admission program is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 Id card (dependent ID), or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active duty U.S. military – Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps – and up to five family members. Some special or limited-time museum exhibits may not be included to this free admission program. For questions on particular exhibits or museums, please contact the museum directly. To find participating museums and plan your trip, visit arts.gov/national/blue-star-museums.
All summer long, Blue Star Museums will share stories through social media. Follow Blue Star Museums on Twitter @NEAarts and @BlueStarFamily, #BlueStarMuse, on Facebook, and read the NEA Art Works blog for weekly stories on participating museums and exhibits.
Museums that wish to participate in Blue Star Museums may contact: email@example.com, or Wendy Clark at 202-682-5451.
Blue Star Museum: Route 66: The Road and the Romance
Autry National Center of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
The Autry National Center is also a Blue Star Museum. Now is a good time to visit because the center brings together the lore and allure of Route 66 in a brand new exhibit about America’s Main Street. ROUTE 66: THE ROAD AND THE ROMANCE illustrates both the positive and the negative about the road which ran from Chicago to Los Angeles. Learn why the Mother Road declined, in many ways a victim of its own success. The road was decommissioned in 1985. Learn what remains and where we can still drive up to 90-percent of the Mother Road.
6TH Annual Season Finale Concert @ 3pm
Inner City Youth Orchestra
Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 South Grand Avenue
310 412 6777
Enjoy the talented Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles at their season finale concert at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The program features the classics by Dmitri Shostakovich, Camille Saint-Saens plus a tribute to Motown, including the music of the Supremes, the Four Tops, and the Temptations.
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Have a GREAT Sunday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.
This segment aired on the KTLA Morning News on Sunday, July 6 2014