FREE ART

Free Third Thursday means free admission from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. tonight at Pasadena Museum of California Art, 490 E. Union St., Pasadena. Live harp music is included. Call (626) 568-3665 or visit pmcaonline.org.   

CULTURAL CELEBRATION

The Black History Month Parade, rescheduled from Feb. 18 starts at 10 a.m. Saturday at Charles White Park, 77 Mountain View St., Altadena and proceeds south on Fair Oaks Avenue to Robinson Park, 1081 N. Fair Oaks Ave. This year’s theme is “35 Years—Recognizing Our Accomplishments, Still We Rise.” Visit cityofpasadena.net.

SYMPHONY TIMES TWO

The Crown City Symphony presents two free concerts featuring soloists Andrew Sords, violin, and John Walz, cello, performing Brahms Double Concert and the orchestra peforming Mendelssohn’s First Symphony, conducted by Dr. Paul Sherman at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Altadena Senior Center, 560 E. Mariposa St., Altadena and 4:30 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, 75 N. Marengo Ave., Pasadena. Call (626) 797-1994 or visit crowncitysymphony.org.

SPORTSWRITING PIONEER

A Women’s History Month program presents “An Afternoon with Lisa Nehus Saxon,” the trailblazing sports writer who covered the Angels, Dodgers, Raiders and major college football and basketball. Saxon is one of only three women in the US who covered Major League Baseball full time from 1983 to 1987. The program begins at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Pasadena Public Library’s Allendale Branch, 1130 S. Marengo Ave., Pasadena. Call (626) 744-7260 or visit cityofpasadena.net/library.