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By John Sollenberger 08/21/2014
The Levitt Pavilion Summer Music Festival at Memorial Park, corner of North Raymond Avenue and Walnut Street, Pasadena, presents soul by the Omega String Quartet at 8 p.m. tonight. Free. Call (626) 683-3230 or visit levittpavilionpasadena.org.
Lake Avenue Church, 393 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena, hosts a free Classic Car Night with classic and antique cars from local car clubs, live music, hamburgers, hot dogs and a chili cook-off from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Donations will be accepted for food. Cost to enter the chili competition is $15, but there’s no cost to eat. Email Bill Mead at email@example.com for information.
One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena hosts a free concert with local, indie pop group Banta at 8 p.m. Saturday. Call (626) 564-1066 or visit onecolorado.com.
Ben Kamin discusses and signs “Dangerous Friendship,” chronicling the history of Martin Luther King Jr. and his relationship to former US Communist Party member and trusted adviser Stanley Levinson and the obsessive campaign against King by J. Edgar Hoover, with stunning revelations kept secret for years, at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Vroman’s, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. Call (626) 449-5320 or visit vromansbookstore.com.