Location Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
285 E. Walnut St.
Events at Pasadena Public Library, Central Branch
A creative writing program for beginning readers ages 5 to 8 invites kids to learn to create new characters and stories at 4:30 p.m. Call and press option 4 to sign up.
Free films start at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. September films feature famous movie couples. Wednesday’s film is “Naughty Marietta.” Huntington Hospital nurses offer free health screenings for blood pressure and blood sugar and offer referrals and health education from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Free films start at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. September films feature famous movie couples. Wednesday’s film is “The Road to Morocco.” The Kids’ Book Club for grades 3 to 5 meets to discuss books to read for the rest of the year from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call and press option 4 to sign up.
For over 10 years, Lake Avenue Church has sponsored a free monthly concert of chamber music and beautiful artwork. On September 8th, for the first time, this popular concert will be held off the church campus at the Pasadena Public Library Donald Wright Auditorium. Featured on the program is 17-year old violin prodigy, Abigel Szilagyi and pianist Duane Funderburk. Abigel was recently selected as one of five winners of the prestigious 2016 VSA Young Soloist International Competition, and performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in New York City. She has won numerous awards and currently studies at the Colburn School for Performing Arts in Los Angeles. Pianist Duane Funderburk will be performing with Abi. The free 40-minute concert take place at 12 noon on Thursday, September 8, 2016 and is sponsored by the Worship & Arts program of Lake Avenue Church. For more information, contact email@example.com or call (626) 844.4721.
As part of the library’s Teen Mental Health Initiative, the Mental Health Resource Center has the goals of increasing awareness and hosting discussions around topics of mental health, providing specialized services for teens, family and friends, providing training for those working with youth and maintaining a well-stocked, vetted mental health resource center. A reception for the center starts at 4 p.m.
Celebrate the 100th birthday of late children’s author Roald Dahl with a musical revue of songs inspired by his books, crafts, a quiz, prizes and cake from 3 to 6 p.m.