Here are some educational, interesting, and fun Saturday experiences on the Saturday "Gayle on the Go!" list!
Los Angeles Guinea Pig Rescue Fall Festival
10856 Farralone Avenue
If you love Guinea Pigs, then the Los Angeles Guinea Pig Rescue Fall Festival is the place for you! The free Chatsworth event offers free nail clippings, free health checks and free advice for the care and feeding of your furry four legged friend.
The Best is Yet to Come Art Exhibition
Bank of America Plaza
333 South Hope Street
Five of California's most notable street artists have designed life size, six foot tall horse statues to celebrate the running of the 33rd Annual Breeders' Cup World Championships November 4th and 5th at Santa Anita Park.
The special horses are on display around town until the end of the month.
For location information, check the website: http://www.discoverlosangeles.com/breederscup
15th Annual Community Health Fair
New Commandment Missionary Baptist Church
15548 Paramount Boulevard
562 531 7703
There’s a free health fair at New Commandment Missionary Baptist Church in Paramount. Free Flu Shots, plus various health screenings such as including checks for Glaucoma, High Blood Pressure, and Cholestrol are offered. Also meet and greet 30 vendors offering free information and healthy snacks.
Strut Your Mutt
700 Exposition Park Drive
The STRUT YOUR MUTT event in Exposition Park is no
ordinary dog walking event. This fundraising festival includes interactive games and activities for your dog and your whole family.
The event allows everyone to support the work of Best Friends and other local animal rescue groups and shelters.
Montebello Pet Fair Montebello City Park
1300 West Whittier Boulevard
The goal of the Montebello Pet Fair in Montebello is to provide education and resources for area pet owners. This free event includes spay/neuter clinic for 30 cats or dogs, a vaccination clinic, a microchip clinic and pet adoptions.
The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition
California Science Center
700 Exposition Park Drive
At the California Science Center take a look at the new THE SCIENCE OF PIXAR EXHIBITION. We learn about the Pixar filmmaking process and explore the science and technology behind some of Pixar’s most important animated films and characters.
This 12,000 square foot interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen.
The NEW Nixon Library
Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum
18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard
The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum is reborn! Following a 15-million re-imaging, there are nearly 70 new exhibits and more than 300 never before seen artifacts about one of the most complex leaders in U.S. history.
Virgin of Guadalupe: Images in Colonial Mexico
2002 North Main Street
714 567 3600
At the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, the exhibition Virgin of Guadalupe explores the extraordinary impact of the appearance of the Virgin of Guadalupe through various themes of religious, political and social importance during Mexico’s colonial period.
The exhibition is exclusive to the Bowers Museum and is comprised of several important collections from Mexico, including the Museum of the Basilica of Guadalupe, the most visited religious pilgrimage site in all of the Americas.
Annenberg Space for Photography
2000 Avenue of the Stars
This is IDENTITY: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders The List Portraits, 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.
22nd Annual Dia De Los Muertos Event
Zona Rose Caffe
15 South El Molino
Hecho en Mexico Restaurant
4976 Huntington Drive South
A Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
Museum of Latin American Art
628 Alamitos Avenue
Historic Egyptian Theatre Tour @ 10:30am
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
The Brown Derby
Museum of Neon Art
216 South Brand Boulevard
818 696 2149
The Autry Museum of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
BOO at the Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens
5333 Zoo Drive
Goodwill Halloween BOOtiques
Goodwill Southern California
Goodwill officially kicks off its Halloween Holiday Shopping Season with its
Boo-tiques. Their Halloween BOOtiques are open from September 24 thru
October 31 at all Goodwill Southern California stores offering thousands of
costume inspirations, accessories, décor so folks can create their own
costumes and Haunted Mansions and more -- CHEAP!
Bob Hope USO
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
New at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is the NEW Butterfly Pavilion, home to 20 varieties of California native and the 10 varieties sub-tropical butterflies.
By the way, if you wear bright colors when you visit, a butterfly or two might land on you!
HOW TO GET ON THE “GAYLE ON THE GO” list!
PLEASE SEND YOUR INFORMATION TO: Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com
Please be sure to provide video with your request.
The deadline for your information is EVERY Tuesday 5pm.
Don’t forget you can always post your information on the KTLA Community Calendar. Here’s the link: http://ktla.com/community
Celebrate Saturday, Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.