A free flu shot clinic for adults and children ages 9 and older, presented by the Huntington Hospital Community Outreach Department from 3 to 5 p.m.
College-bound students can attend a workshop on writing college admission essays and how to make them stand out from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
A free chair yoga class, to help improve balance, strength and confidence starts at 1 p.m.
Free films screen at 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Wednesday’s film is “The Great Los Angeles Earthquake” (1990).
A free parent’s program, “Myth vs. Reality: Middle School Parent Panel” starts at 6:30 p.m.
Thelma Reyna discusses and signs “Reading the Tea Leaves After Trump” at 7 p.m.
Brad Colerick’s weekly singer-songwriter series presents Claudia Russell & Bruce Kaplan, with a special guest TBA at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 general admission, $15 for table seating, available on the website.
Dr. Greg Sanchez of Home Instead Senior Care discusses roles of various medical and non-medical professions and organizations that work together to support patient care, starting at 10 a.m.
The Huntington Hospital Community Outreach Department offers free flu shots from 3 to 5 p.m. In honor of National Disabilities Awareness Month, author Romy Wylie discusses the birth of a child with Down Syndrome and the death of another baby to cancer in her book, “Loving Andrew: A Fifty-Two Year Story of Down Syndrome” at 7 p.m.
Dr. Robert Chu offers information on complementary cancer therapies, including acupuncture, nutrition and exercise, from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. tonight, Nov. 15 and Dec. 20. Free, but call for reservations.
Marie Miranda Cruz discusses and signs “Everlasting Nora” at 7 p.m.
The club’s meeting features an American Orchid Society webinar, “Green with Envy,” an exploration of green-colored species and ways to introduce the green spectrum into hybrids, starting at 7 p.m., free and open to the public.
The club at Arroyo Seco Golf Course presents Mark Goldenberg, Adam Levy and Frank Potenza at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 general admission, $15 for table seating, available on the website.
A free health fair offers screenings for glucose, blood pressure and hearing, plus counseling and health and community resources, from 9 to 11 a.m. Call (626) 685-6732 for information. Free films screen at 1 p.m. Fridays. Friday’s film is “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (2018).
A film, “The Browning Version” (1951) is the story of a middle-aged schoolmaster in failing health (Michael Redgrave) and bedeviled by the derision of his pupils re-examines his life when a young student offers an unexpected gesture of kindness. It runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m., included in regular museum admission of $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.
A speakeasy-themed cocktail party, “Putting on the Ritz with the Girl Who Was Too Beautiful for Hollywood,” presented by the Pasadena Museum of History and celebrating the late actress Barbara La Marr (1896—1926) features live jazz by the John Reynolds Trio, adult beverages and appetizers starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 general public, $20 for Museum members. Tickets must be purchased in advance by phone or on the website.
A guided tour visits works portraying narrative in South Asian art from 1 to 2 p.m. included in regular museum admission of $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, free for members, students and those 18 and younger.
The Symphony’s classics season opens with a performance of Mozart’s “Requiem,” plus works by Elgar, Mendelssohm and Robert Levin, with performances at 2 and 8 p.m. Guest performers are Amanda Keenan, soprano, Tracy Van Fleet, mezzo-soprano, James Onstad, tenor, Lee Poulis, baritone, the Donald Brinegar Singers and the JPL Chorus. David Lockington conducts. Tickets are $25 and up.
The Teen Anime Club meets to enjoy Japanese snacks, view classic anime and the newest manga in the library collection from 2 to 4 p.m.
Tahereh Mafi discusses and signs “A Very Large Expanse” at 4 p.m.