Events Calendar

Apr
26
Fri
Earth Day Recycling @ Del Amo Fashion Center
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

During the week of April 22 – 28, Del Amo Fashion Center will celebrate Earth Day through community recycling partnerships, special retailer initiatives, a themed family event, and other engaging programming.

The center will also host Earth Day Recycling Events on April 26 from 2 to 6 p.m. and April 27 from 12 to 6 p.m. Eligible items include unwanted and unused electronics including TVs, computer monitors, printers, fax machines, VCR’s, DVD players and answering machines. The disposal collection site will be located between Hometown Buffet off Carson and Del Amo Circle East.

Apr
27
Sat
USED BOOK SALE @ Katy Geissert Civic Center Library
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

USED BOOK SALE: Friends of the Torrance Library sponsors Used Book Sale

at Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd., Torrance

Friday, April 26, 2 p.m. – 6 p. m. (members pre-sale),

also Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. – 4 p. m. (for all)

and Sunday, April 28, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. (priced by the bag).

Adult books are $1 and up. Children’s books are 50 cents and up.

 

Earth Day Recycling @ Del Amo Fashion Center
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

During the week of April 22 – 28, Del Amo Fashion Center will celebrate Earth Day through community recycling partnerships, special retailer initiatives, a themed family event, and other engaging programming.

The center will also host Earth Day Recycling Events on April 26 from 2 to 6 p.m. and April 27 from 12 to 6 p.m. Eligible items include unwanted and unused electronics including TVs, computer monitors, printers, fax machines, VCR’s, DVD players and answering machines. The disposal collection site will be located between Hometown Buffet off Carson and Del Amo Circle East.

Gala Opening Reception @ Destination: ART
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Apr
28
Sun
The 4th Sunday Flea Market @ Old Torrance
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join the hunt for vintage treasure when over 200 sellers transform the streets into an eclectic open air antiques flea market!

Antique Appraisal Booth – only $3.00 per item!

Live Music!

Torrance High School Bake Sale!

Lots of great restaurants, bakery, sports bars and tea shop!

Free Admission & Pet Friendly!

For information call (310) 328-6107

USED BOOK SALE @ Katy Geissert Civic Center Library
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

USED BOOK SALE: Friends of the Torrance Library sponsors Used Book Sale

at Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd., Torrance

Friday, April 26, 2 p.m. – 6 p. m. (members pre-sale),

also Saturday, April 27, 9 a.m. – 4 p. m. (for all)

and Sunday, April 28, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. (priced by the bag).

Adult books are $1 and up. Children’s books are 50 cents and up.

 

Bonnie Barchichat’s Senior Comedy Afternoons Final Audition @ Brookdale Senior Living
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Bonnie Barchichat’s Senior Comedy Afternoons is hosting it’s final audition on Sunday April 28th at 6-7:30 PM 
at Brookdale Senior Living  5481 Torrance Blvd, Torrance Ca. 90503 . We’re looking for Senior Comedians with a Clean and Clever act to perform at the Proud Bird on July 14th..
So.. if you’re a comic waiting for a chance to strut your stuff call for your 10-15 minute time slot and we’ll give it to you.

s is hosting it’s final audition on Sunday April 28th at 6-7:30 PM at Brookdale Senior Living  5481 Torrance Blvd, Torrance Ca. 90503. We’re looking for Senior Comedians with a Clean and Clever act to perform at the Proud Bird on July 14th..

So.. if you’re a comic waiting for a chance to strut your stuff call for your 10-15 minute time slot and we’ll give it to you.
Apr
30
Tue
Final Days to Register for theSouth Bay Women’s Conference @ The Torrance Marriott
Apr 30 @ 7:41 pm – 8:41 pm
Final Days to Register for the
South Bay Women’s Conference
Fri., May 10, 2019
 
The South Bay Business Women’s Association’s (SBBWA’s) sixth annual conference brings together local businesswomen and men to connect, laugh and learn while raising funds for college scholarships. This year’s eventAscend: Together we Thrive will take place on Friday, May 10 at the Torrance Marriott.
 
The event will include two inspirational keynote speakers, including Rosie O’NeillCo-founder & Chief Creative Officer of Sugarfina—a luxury candy boutique for grown-ups, and Caroline Leach, Founder of The Carrelle Company and Author of What Successful People Do in Social Media: A Short Guide to Boosting Your Career.  Attendees also have the choice of attending one of four educational breakout sessions that focus on women’s health, clearing the clutter, authoring your own book and living intentionally. A delicious plated lunch and afternoon reception provide many opportunities to connect and be inspired by other conference attendees.  Elevate Talks will be back by popular demand. Learn more about your fellow attendees when seven women share their story in slides and narration in five minutes! There is also a daylong curated, private boutique provided local, women-owned vendors.
 
The purpose of the South Bay Women’s Conference is to raise funds for college scholarships that will be awarded to deserving South Bay women during a special ceremony at the conference. Since its inception, the organization has awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships to local women.
 
SBBWA President Candy Messer looks forward to another uplifting event: “We are proud to host our annual women’s conference, which provides women in business the opportunity to gather together, hear inspiring speakers, learn from break-out presentations, network and more. An added benefit is our ability to give back to our community through awarding scholarships to South Bay Women attending college thanks to the support of our sponsors and attendees.”
 
Sponsorship opportunities still exist! Many different levels and benefits available at sbbwa.com/sponsorships and contact Kristina Paudler. Tax-deductible donations toward the scholarship fund are welcome and can be made at sbbwa.com/donate
 
For members of the press who cover the conference in advance, there are a limited number of media passes available to attend. Contact Peggy Dean at media@sbbwa.com or 571-216-5136.
 
Event:                 2019 South Bay Women’s Conference: “Ascend: Together we Thrive” 
Date:                   Friday, May 10, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location:            The Torrance Marriott, 3635 Fashion Way, Torrance, CA 90503                            
Tickets/Info:      southbaywomensconference.com
Price:                   $125 through May 1, $150 thru May 9, $175 Day Of – May 10.
 
May
2
Thu
Final Days to Register for theSouth Bay Women’s Conference @ The Torrance Marriott
May 2 @ 7:41 pm – 8:41 pm
Final Days to Register for the
South Bay Women’s Conference
Fri., May 10, 2019
 
The South Bay Business Women’s Association’s (SBBWA’s) sixth annual conference brings together local businesswomen and men to connect, laugh and learn while raising funds for college scholarships. This year’s eventAscend: Together we Thrive will take place on Friday, May 10 at the Torrance Marriott.
 
The event will include two inspirational keynote speakers, including Rosie O’NeillCo-founder & Chief Creative Officer of Sugarfina—a luxury candy boutique for grown-ups, and Caroline Leach, Founder of The Carrelle Company and Author of What Successful People Do in Social Media: A Short Guide to Boosting Your Career.  Attendees also have the choice of attending one of four educational breakout sessions that focus on women’s health, clearing the clutter, authoring your own book and living intentionally. A delicious plated lunch and afternoon reception provide many opportunities to connect and be inspired by other conference attendees.  Elevate Talks will be back by popular demand. Learn more about your fellow attendees when seven women share their story in slides and narration in five minutes! There is also a daylong curated, private boutique provided local, women-owned vendors.
 
The purpose of the South Bay Women’s Conference is to raise funds for college scholarships that will be awarded to deserving South Bay women during a special ceremony at the conference. Since its inception, the organization has awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships to local women.
 
SBBWA President Candy Messer looks forward to another uplifting event: “We are proud to host our annual women’s conference, which provides women in business the opportunity to gather together, hear inspiring speakers, learn from break-out presentations, network and more. An added benefit is our ability to give back to our community through awarding scholarships to South Bay Women attending college thanks to the support of our sponsors and attendees.”
 
Sponsorship opportunities still exist! Many different levels and benefits available at sbbwa.com/sponsorships and contact Kristina Paudler. Tax-deductible donations toward the scholarship fund are welcome and can be made at sbbwa.com/donate
 
For members of the press who cover the conference in advance, there are a limited number of media passes available to attend. Contact Peggy Dean at media@sbbwa.com or 571-216-5136.
 
Event:                 2019 South Bay Women’s Conference: “Ascend: Together we Thrive” 
Date:                   Friday, May 10, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location:            The Torrance Marriott, 3635 Fashion Way, Torrance, CA 90503                            
Tickets/Info:      southbaywomensconference.com
Price:                   $125 through May 1, $150 thru May 9, $175 Day Of – May 10.
 
May
4
Sat
Riviera Garden Club Garden & Plant Sale @ Lee Street in Torrance
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Riviera Garden Club Garden & Plant Sale

The annual Riviera Garden Club’s Garden & Plant Sale takes place on Saturday, May 4 at 5025 Lee Street in Torrance beginning at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. For sale will be a large variety of plants grown by club members. You can pick from an assortment of vegetables and herbs along with flowering pots and gift items. The proceeds from the sale benefits the club’s scholarship fund. Experts will be on hand to give advise to buyers on the care for the different plants. Riviera Garden Club is a non-profit public benefit organization founded in
1957. The purpose of the club is to educate about, increase interest in and promote knowledge of gardening, plant and bird life and conservation of all natural resources. Every year, the club donates to educational and other charitable activities within our community.