Location Altadena Library
600 E. Mariposa St.
Events at Altadena Library
The library continues its screening of the PBS documentary film series “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History,” chronicling the history of Latinos in the United States from the 16th century to the present, with episode 5, “Prejudice and Pride (1965—1980),” with special guest, educator Dr. Daniel “Sancho” Castro” at 2 p.m. Free.
Therapy Dogs International presents its “Tail Waggin’ Tutors” program, encouraging children to read to a non-judgmental, furry friend that won’t laugh at them if they stumble over a word, to help improve children’s confidence and view reading in a positive way. It starts at 11 a.m. The program continues March 5 and April 2.
The library celebrates African-American heritage with a drum and dance circle and storytelling performance led by Onochie Chukwurah, founder and owner of Rhythms of the Village, a shop selling handmade, authentic African goods. It runs from 2 to 4 p.m. The library’s Second Saturday music series features the band PCH, bringing its signature harmonies, acoustic instrumentation and intricate arrangements to some of rock’s greatest songs, including those by Steely Dan, James Taylor, The Eagles, Neil Young, the Beatles and others at 6:30 p.m. Free.