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Join us as we visit some of LA and Orange County's most popular locations--museums, theaters, restaurants, themed tours and more.


 

 

 

 
Begin your Halloween celebration with an exploration of El Alisal, the rustic stone house built by Charles Lummis at the turn of the 20th century. Lummis, a seminal figure in early Los Angeles, built this home from river rock, and from its quarters he entertained a wide rage of prominent figures, including John Muir, Will Rogers, and Clarence Darrow. For two hours in the morning, you will be able to explore his library and his many artifacts as well as his garden, which flourishes with California native plantings. Afterwards, travel a very short distance to the Heritage Square Museum and enjoy a boxed lunch on the grounds of this living history museum that explores the settlement and development of southern California during its first 100 years of statehood. There you will experience the Annual Halloween & Mourning Tour to learn about the death and mourning etiquette during the Victorian era, the movement of Spiritualism, and how other cultures celebrate and remember their loved ones. Tour inlcudes boxed lunch, museum entrance fee, tour guide & transportation via chartered deluxe coach. Depart:  El Camino College lot J (in front of the Marsee auditorium) @ 9:00AM, Return: 4:00PM

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Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; starting 10/28/2017, ending 10/28/2017

Tuition: $135.00

Instructor : John Powers 

Location : Parking Lot J Location : 
  Parking Lot J.

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Late Autumn is a quiet time at The Huntington, and it will allow you ample opportunity to explore its library and art galleries. A recent expansion of the Scott Galleries is exhibiting Becoming America, a major display of early American art. More than 200 works from the Fielding collection of 18th- and 19th-century American art works, including paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, metal, needlework, and other decorative arts will be on display. Also, The Huntington is continuing is exhibition Visual Voyages, which surveys the connection among art, science, and the environment in Latin America from the voyages of Columbus to the publications of Charles Darwin in the mid-19th century. The exhibition features approximately 100 objects that are drawn from the library, art, and garden holdings. Enjoy lunch on your own at one of The Huntington’s several restaurants, including the Tea Room. Be sure to leave time to explore the Gift Store. Depart:  El Camino College lot J (in front of the Marsee auditorium) @ 9:00AM, Return: 4:00PM

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Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; starting 11/18/2017, ending 11/18/2017

Tuition: $125.00

Instructor : John Powers 

Location : Parking Lot J Location : 
  Parking Lot J.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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