LAPD Wilshire Open House
4861 West Venice Boulevard
The personnel at the Los Angeles Police Department, Wilshire Division, invite everyone to its annual open house. It’s an opportunity to tour the local police station and meet the staff. The Noon to 4pm event includes live entertainment, games for the youngsters and local cuisine.
82nd Annual Fall Festival
The Original Farmers Market
6333 West 3rd Street
Celebrate the Fall season at the 82nd Annual Fall Festival at the Original Farmers Market at Fairfax and Third in Los Angeles. In addition to a petting zoo, pig races, tractor pulls, and pumpkin carvers, there will be a classic pie-eating contest.
The Last Day!
California RV Show
This is the last day to eyeball the 13-hundred recreational vehicles at the California RV Show in Pomona. We can find something to match everyone’s budget. Once we have made our selection, we can also find practice driving course and other classes teaching us about recreational life style including cooking on the road as well as a wide array of accessories.
Bob Hope USO
And, you might want to visit the Bob Hope USO. The non-profit organization says it needs volunteers to help provide hospitality 24/7 to the more than 100-thousand military personnel and their families traveling through Los Angeles International Airport.
To sign up, go to the website: bobhopeuso.org
The NEW Butterfly Pavilion
Natural History Museum
900 Exposition Boulevard
213 763 DINO
There are 20 varieties of California native and 10 varieties sub-tropical butterflies we can mingle with at the NEW Butterfly Pavilion at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. The new facility is bigger, brighter, and features lots of new information about these colorful and delicate creatures.
By the way, if you wear bright colors when you visit, a butterfly or two might land on you!
Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Also at the Natural History Museum, the largest exhibition in the United States dedicated to exploring pterosaurs. At PTEROSAURS: FLIGHT IN THE AGE OF DINOSAURS at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County teaches us these prehistoric flying creatures were NEITHER birds not giant bats!
At this exhibit we can fly like a Pterosaurs and catch prey!
Dinosaurs Unextinct at the LA Zoo
5333 Zoo Drive
323 644 4200
While we’re on the subject of prehistoric creatures, there are 17 life size, life-like dinosaurs at the Los Angeles Zoo. This is DINOSAURS UNEXTINCT, where we can come face-to-face with animatronic dinosaurs on an adventure that includes photo opportunities and a fossil dig.
Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars
IDENTITY: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders The List Portraits is a free exhibition at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles. It features more than one-hundred large-format photographs of pioneers in five distinct-but-often-overlapping groups. Each installment (The Black List, The Latino List, The Women’s List, The Out List and The Trans List) calls attention to cultural progress by the stories of its subjects and people who have overcome obstacles to achieve success.
This is the first time the full series can be seen in its entirety.
The Autry Museum of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
This is new at the Autry Museum of the American West. CALIFORNIA CONTINUED contains two new exhibitions and new gardens.
As part of the opening day celebration, the facility is having a plant sale today featuring vegetation used to create the elaborate and beautiful baskets you will see in the new venues.
CALIFORNIA CONTINUED is described as the most significant renovation of The Autry since its founding in 1988!
Boo at the Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Right across the street from The Autry at the Los Angeles Zoo, it’s BOO AT THE ZOO time celebrating Halloween. Now through the end of the month, there is a Halloween adventure every day. Take a look at the lazoo.org website for a complete list of the daily BOO adventures.
Celebrate Sunday! Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.
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