South Bay Community Calendar 6-6-19
Thursday, June 6
Zippi open adoption
Peter Zippi Memorial Fund holds open adoption hours every Thursday to place rescued cats and kittens in loving, permanent homes. 5 – 6:30 p.m. VCA Coast Animal Hospital, 1560 Pacific Coast Hwy., Hermosa Beach. All are healthy, spayed neutered, microchipped, up to date with shots, fecal and FELV/V+FIV tested. For additional information visit peterzippifund.org/adoptions or call (310) 379-1264.
Friday, June 7
See many of John T. Hales’ sketches and artwork as well as his own words on the meaning of the images of the Hermosa City Seal. Hales devoted his life and art to capture the true essence of Hermosa. The exhibit will display design sketches from the Hermosa Beach Museum collections, archives and two artwork pieces. Free. 7 p.m. Hermosa Beach Museum, 710 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach. Hermosabeachhistoricalsociety.org.
Summertime art show
The Artists’ Studio of Palos Verdes Sum, Sum, Summertime Show opening reception. Ten artist from The Artists’ Studio. 6 – 8 p.m. Winkworth Wealth Management, 27 Malaga Cove Plaza, Palos Verdes Estates. For more info contact Jody Wiggins at (310) 650-0006.
Saturday, June 8
South Bay Paddle
The South Bay Paddle is a 15 mile open ocean paddle board race from Hermosa Beach pier to the R10 buoy and back. A qualification race for the Catalina Classic race in August. The event will also include a shorter, 3 mile race, for those new to the sport of paddle boarding. 7 a.m. Race starts and finishes on the south side of the Hermosa Beach Pier. More information at Southbayboardriders.com.
Two day fine arts festival with 100 booths of juried artist works, an outstanding student art exhibition, free face painting and art activities for kids, DJ music, food trucks, craft beer tasting, and more. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. On the lawn of the Community Center, 710 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach. For more info visit hermosafinearts.com.
The British are coming
British Invasion at the Automobile Driving Museum. Come have a jolly good time. Open to any and all British makes. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 610 Lairport St., El Segundo. Visit TheADM.org/British2019 for information, registration and tickets.
Seaside Lagoon summer kick-off
Family Summer Kick-off BBQ. $5 per person includes lagoon entry and private BBQ. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Seaside Lagoon, 200 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach. For tickets visit Eventbrite/Summer Kick-Off Family BBQ. For questions contact the Camp office (310) 750-3056 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MB Wine auction
The Manhattan Wine Auction is the largest charity wine auction in Southern California and offers nearly 2,000 guests the best in food and wine in a festive atmosphere. Attendees from the South Bay and throughout California attend this popular event, including food and wine enthusiasts, business, community and civic leaders, and parents and supporters of Manhattan Beach public schools. 4 – 11 p.m. Manhattan Country Club, 1330 Parkview Ave., Manhattan Beach. Purchase tickets at manhattanwineauction.com.
Sunday, June 9
Run for Brock
Sean Brock United States Marine Corps, was killed in Iraq in 2005 by enemy fire. To honor his legacy his brother and close friends decided to form a non-profit foundation that would provide educational assistance to family members of service members who lost their lives or were wounded in combat in order for them to pursue their educational endeavors. 9 a.m. 12501 Vista Del Mar, Playa Del Rey. Open to everyone of all ages. Sign up at theseanbrockfoundation.redpodium.com/7th-annual-beach-run.
Monday, June 10
Move and improve
Cancer Support Community Redondo Beach (CSCRB) will host Fitness Professional Russ Samuels. If you can move, you can improve. Samuels will teach participants how to incorporate a healthier lifestyle by implementing a proper, moderate and consistent exercise program into a daily routine of living when one is lacking time, energy, and does not feel well. Advance registration is required. 10 – 11:00 a.m. 109 West Torrance Blvd, Redondo Beach. Advance registration is required. Call (310) 376-3550 or visit cancersupportredondobeach.org.
Everybody’s favorite summer free fitness series is back for the eighth-straight year with Zumba in the park. 6:30 p.m. Alta Vista Park, 715 Julia Ave, Redondo Beach. For more info and a summer schedule visit bchd.org/freefitness.
by Judy Rae