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By John Sollenberger 07/31/2014
The Levitt Pavilion Summer Music Festival, Memorial Park, North Raymond Avenue and Walnut Street, Pasadena, features Caribbean music by Upstream at 8 p.m. tonight. Admission is free. Call (626) 683-3230 or visit levittpavilionpasadena.org
The women’s crime writers and readers group Sisters in Crime hosts a discussion with former LAPD Detective Paul Bishop, now a crime novel author, talking about police interrogation techniques with mystery writer Eric Beetner at 2 p.m. Sunday in the South Pasadena Library Community Room, 1115 El Centro St., South Pasadena. Free and open to the public. Visit sistersincrimela.com
Matthew Stewart discusses and signs “Nature’s God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic,” on America’s founding fathers being derided as “infidels” in their time for wanting to liberate the country’s politics from religion, at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. Call (626) 449-5320 or visit vromansbookstore.com.
Just in time for the height of travel season, Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, presents tour operator Sheila Stone offering free advice for those who’ve never traveled abroad, including how to get a passport, pack light and travel on a budget, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Free and open to the public. Call (626) 449-3220 to RSVP and visit distantlands.com for information.