Saturday “Gayle on the Go!”, Saturday, February 27th, 2016

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Happy Saturday!

Spring is in the air on the Saturday "Gayle on the Go!" How can I tell? Hmmm! Well, there's a boat shot, a golf show a home and garden show AND MORE Spring-like activities on the Saturday "Gayle on the Go" list.

Take a look and try what you like!

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The “Original” Jewelry Show
Los Angeles Convention Center
Downtown Los Angeles
(213) 741 1151
http://www.intergem.com

The “Original” Classic INTERNATIONAL GEM & JEWELRY SHOW is happening at the Los Angeles Convention Center. It is the showplace & marketplace for fine jewelry, loose gems, gold, silver, watches, rings, necklaces, earrings and trending fashion accessories that are not offered online or in stores. Visitors can buy directly from diverse, award-winning designers from around the world at deep discounts.

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LA Golf Show
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Downtown Los Angeles
(213) 741 1151
http://www.lagolfshow.com

Golf lovers are promised unbeatable values on products and services, thousands of dollars in prizes and giveaways, and fun interactive events at the L.A. Golf show, also at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

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Progressive Los Angeles Boat Show
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Downtown Los Angeles

Progressive Los Angeles Boat Show
In the Water
Burton W. Chace Park
13650 Mindanao Way
Marina del Rey
http://www.losangelesboatshow.com

And, the 2016 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show is happening at the Los Angeles Convention Center as well as Burton W. Chace Park in Marina del Rey. Explore entry-level family cruisers to million dollar yachts, plus the latest in boating, outdoors, and marine accessories.

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OC Home & Garden Show
OC Fair & Event Center
88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa
(800) 571-9012
http://www.TheBestHomeShow.com

The 39th Annual OC HOME AND GARDEN SHOW is in Costa Mesa. Find everything for your home and garden in one place, including gardening experts, vendors, and exhibits.

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Travel & Adventure Show
Long Beach Convention Center
300 East Ocean Boulevard
Downtown Long Beach
(562) 436 3636
http://www.travelshows.com

The Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show is where travel lovers come for travel inspiration, expert information and cultural interaction. Speak directly with the travel experts who can get you to your dream destination.

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February is National Pet Dental Health Month
spcaLA Grooming Salon
7700 East Spring Street
Long Beach
(562) 206-1375
http://www.spcaLA.com

February is NATIONAL PET DENTAL HEALTH MONTH. The American Veterinary Medical Association reports 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats have some kind of oral disease by the age of 3. spcaLA says keeping on top of your pet’s dental health has lasting positive effects. Some studies suggest maintaining oral health can add up to five years to your pet’s life.

At the spcaLA Grooming Salon in Long Beach, certain grooming packages include brushing your pets’ teeth. Teeth brushing can also be booked as an a la carte service.

In addition to daily teeth brushing, chewing also aids in pet dental health. The spcaLA Marketplace also contains a variety of chewable products that help maintain your pet’s dental health.

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February is Spay / Neuter Month
Spay & Neuter Mobile Clinics
The Lucy Pet Foundation
(855) 499-5829
http://www.LucyPetFoundation.org

February is also SPAY AND NEUTER MONTH. The Department of Animal Care and Control County of Los Angeles says the best way to reduce the number of animals in shelters do is to ensure all pets are spayed or neutered.

To find a low cost or free spay and neuter clinic, contact LA Animal Services or the Lucy Pet Foundation.

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Masters of the American West Fine Art Exhibition & Sale
Autry Museum of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles
(323) 495-4375
http://www.TheAutry.org/Masters

Explore the work of 70 of the best contemporary Western artists at the 19th Annual Masters of the American West Fine Art Exhibition and Sale at the Autry Museum of the American West.

Proceeds from what is considered the country’s premier Western art show, support the Autry’s educational programs and ongoing collections conservation.

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Polar Plunge @ 8am
Special Olympics Southern California
Mother's Beach
4101 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey
http://www.sosc.org/PolarPlunge

Polar Plunge
Special Olympics Southern California
Ledbetter Beach
Santa Barbara
http://www.sosc.org/PolarPlunge

Participants “plunge” into chilly water with friends and family. Each “plunger” will raise a minimum of $50 to participate. Those who wish to stay dry can sign up as “Too Chicken to Plunge” and still raise $50 to participate. Attendees will enjoy souvenirs, concessions, contests, and fun along the way.

This year’s POLAR PLUNGE happens at Mother’s Beach in Marina del Rey and Leadbetter Beach in Santa Barbara.

The POLAR PLUNGE is part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Southern California, the largest grassroots fundraising program for Special Olympics. The Law Enforcement Torch Run has raised more than $1 million each of the past three years for Special Olympics Southern California. Officers raise money through Tip-A-Cop dinners, Plane Pulls, 5K/10K runs, raffles, car shows, bike rides, Polar Plunges, golf tournaments, and other special events. For more information about the Law Enforcement Torch Run, visit http://www.sosc.org/letr

Special Olympics Southern California offers free year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. More than 14,000 athletes in 11 Southern California counties compete in 12 Olympic-type sports. Special Olympics empowers people with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit and live happier, healthier, and longer lives. For more details, visit http://www.sosc.org

Come on in! The water is fine! Don’t be chicken!

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Gayle, Gayle on the Go, Anderson
KTLA 5 News
5800 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028
323-460-5732
Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com
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So, what’s going on in your world? Let me know! Please be sure to provide video with your request. The deadline for your information is EVERY Tuesday 5pm.

And, don’t forget you can always post your information on the KTLA Community Calendar. Here’s the link: https://ktla.com/community
Have a GREAT weekend!

Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.

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