Category Archives: Things to do with Kids

Why Hancock Park is the Best Place to Live in LA with Kids

LACMA’s Variations: Conversations in and Around Abstract Painting

Not highly touted or promoted by LACMA but interesting for any one interested in Abstract Art. Variations: Conversations in and Around Abstract Painting presents 29 artists whose work reflects the language and style of abstraction: Markus Amm, Mark Bradford, A.K. … Continue reading

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Check it Out: Craft and Folk Art Museum’s New Facade

Craft and Folk Art Museum has a New Facade. Artist Brent Spears, also known as Shrine, has created a site-specific painting on the entire façade of the Craft & Folk Art Museum CAFAM.   5814 Wilshire Blvd . 10 minutes … Continue reading

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LACMA Presents Storytime every Monday & Friday at 2PM

Story Time in the Boone Children’s Gallery…so convenient to Hancock Park September 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29 at 2 pm October 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 27, 31 at 2 pm November 3, 7, … Continue reading

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LACMA’s Jazz on Fridays offers KGB…Kathleen Grace & Band Sept 26 at 6 pm

Los Angeles–based Kathleen Grace Band (KGB) was borne out of a desire to fuse the musical language of jazz with the storytelling of the American folk tradition. Grace—in her capacity as singer, songwriter, and producer—draws the listener in with vocal … Continue reading

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A + D Museum Offers Workshops for Kids

UPCOMING KIDS WORKSHOPS Close to Hancock Park MAKING ECOLOGIES with Scout Regalia | October, 2014 CONTACT 6032 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90036 323 932-9393| info@aplusd.org ARkidTECTS will explore PERSONAL ECOLOGIES with Scout Regalia. Using everyday materials including plastic bags, cardboard, … Continue reading

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LACMA Art Class for Kids Ages 10–13: Focus on Painting

Five Sundays: September 14, 28, and October 12, 19, and 26 – 10 am–12 pm Young painters are invited to be part of this studio course. Participants learn to use acrylic paints on canvas to create a still-life painting, a … Continue reading

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Pink’s is the #1 Hot Dog Stand in USA

                    Pink’s started with Paul & Betty Pink selling hot dogs from a cart on a neighborhood street corner at La Brea & Melrose in 1939. Then the city fell in love with the tasty … Continue reading

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Tom LaBonge Opens the Redone Robert L Burns Park

Tom La Bonge cuts the ribbon to open the redone Robert L. Burns Park in Windsor Square at the corner of Beverly and Van Ness. Check out the new area with cool renovations for picnic-goers!

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