Winter Art Camp at LACMA

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Spend an exciting week with paint, clay, found objects and more! Campers have adventurous experiences looking at, talking about, and making art with a team of fun and creative museum educators and artists. WINTER ART CAMP Children ages 6 to 8 Four Day Workshops, 10 am–3 pm Week 1 Monday-Friday, December 22, 23, 24, & […]

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December 2014 Holiday Party at PopLuck!

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Always a mix of current and future parents, this is a great way to get answers to your questions about fostering, adoption, surrogacy and co-parenting. Much of the conversation is about logistics–from agencies, attorneys, and doctors to play groups, pre-schools, and pediatricians. The payoff is when repeat visitors to this group come with their new […]

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Hanukkah Family Festival

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This year’s Hanukkah Family Festival highlights two major themes of the holiday—light and freedom (luz y libertad)—through the lens of Latin American culture. Enjoy live performances, storytelling, art making, and a host of other family-friendly activities. families of all backgrounds welcome! Please note: Advance tickets to Noah’s Ark will not be available on Sunday, December […]

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Disney on Ice: Let’s Celebrate

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It’s one colossal party on ice, with all your favorite Disney friends at Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate! Presented by YoKids Organic Yogurt. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald and Goofy as they celebrate a Very Merry Unbirthday Party with Alice and the Mad Hatter; a Royal Valentine’s Day Ball with your favorite Disney […]

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Last Weekends of the Month at Skirball Cultural Center

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Bring the whole family to the Skirball’s Last Weekends of the Month. These fun-filled Saturdays and Sundays feature special last-weekend-only performances and activities that change every month. Take part in related art activities in the Family Art Studio, too. NOVEMBER 29–30 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Enjoy screenings of animated shorts from the 1940s and […]

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Thankful for the Chaos of Parenthood

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By: Shannon Ralph As I am writing this, chaos is reigning supreme in my house. My eight-year-old twins are playing some full-body-contact version of ring-around-the-rosie where every round ends in shrieking and a veritable mountain of skinny arms and legs piled up on the living room rug. My eleven-year-old son is reclined on the couch […]

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10 Things A Gay Parent Should Never Do

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By Henry Amador Working as a Holistic Parenting Coach and especially working with LGBTQ families, I have learned that while many parenting issues are universal and effect all parents, there are indeed issues that arise that are unique to gay parents, and deeper still to gay dads. The following list was compiled from some of […]

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Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty at Japanese American National Museum

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The Japanese American National Museum presents Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty, the first large-scale Hello Kitty museum retrospective in the United States. Organized as part of the global icon’s 40th-anniversary celebrations, the exhibition examines the colorful history of Hello Kitty and her influence on popular culture. Hello! includes an extensive product survey, […]

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Yo Gabba Gabba! Live!

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Due to overwhelming demand, Yo Gabba Gabba! Live! have added 2 additional shows–Sunday, November 23rd at 11am & 2pm. Don’t miss their all new show Music Is Awesome! at the Shrine Auditorium Saturday, November 22nd & Sunday, November 23rd. Music Is Awesome! features all of the Gabba gang– and Muno, Foofa, Brobee, Toodee, Plex and […]

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