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Art Exhibition featuring Paletteers of Palos Verdes Art Center

Saturday, March 09, 2024
Malaga Cove Library
Gallery Exhibit Area
Open for viewing during regular library hours
January 27-March 9

(Please note the Gallery is not accessible during private rentals.)

Opening reception:
Saturday February 10
1pm – 4pm

Paletteers of Palos Verdes Art Center presents “BOUNDLESS” to celebrate the unlimited diversity, energy and creativity of expression through art. Boundless is defined as immeasurable and limitless. It reflects a hopefulness for a future which is infinitely expanding with opportunities for exploration and discovery. Inspiration comes from everywhere; nature, colors, movement, emotions and sounds!  
 
We hope you experience the boundless joy of the pieces exhibited.
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Art Exhibition Featuring The Artists' Studio of Palos Verdes

Saturday, April 27, 2024
Malaga Cove Library
Gallery Exhibit Area
Open for viewing during regular library hours
March 20 - April 27, 2024

(Please note the Gallery is not accessible during private rentals.)

Opening Reception:
Saturday March 23, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This exhibit features the work of local artists whose unique pieces are well known on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Colorful paintings and wall hangings in acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastel, graphite, ceramics, and more will be available for sale during this show. Founded in 1998, The Artists’ Studio of Palos Verdes is a professional artist co-operative affiliated with Palos Verdes Art Center.

We hope you will visit this beautiful exhibit and join us for the opening reception where attendees will have the opportunity to meet and talk with the artists.

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Electric Vehicles in California

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Join us for a brief presentation on electric vehicles in California brought to you by CalMatters.   The presentation includes describing and differentiating electric and hybrid vehicles, comprehending California's car mandate goals and challenges, and evaluating EV's affordability and environmental impacts.  No registration required.
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Henna @ The Annex

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Rooftop
Fun with Henna! Experience the fun of henna also known as mehndi art. Artists will be on hand to apply this celebratory art. 

Today henna is used in celebration of special occasions. Participate in anticipation of Alka Joshi's visit. The author of "The Henna Artist". 

Learn more about PV Reads: The Henna Artist, here. 
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Multigenerational Chess Meet-up

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Gallery and Garden
Join us for our first-ever multigenerational chess meet-up! Adult and junior players will pair up to rotate through several games of chess. Come share your knowledge and expertise and meet others who share a love for the game of chess. Enjoy connecting with a new generation of chess players!

Chess players 3rd grade and up are welcome.

Caregivers must stay with their children for the entire event.
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Coloring & Coffee

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Join us for a monthly program every first Thursday of the month where participants can enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea!), coloring, and conversations.

Supplies will be provided.  Drop-in.  No registration required.
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Write on Time

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Writers unite!  Join us for a monthly evening program for writing enthusiasts to have time for free writing, peer-feedback, sharing, or tackle writing prompts to keep the creativity active.

Drop-in. No registration required.
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PV Reads: The Henna Artist, Alka Joshi

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Mezzanine Landing
Meet Alka Joshi, internationally bestselling author of the Jaipur Trilogy: The Henna Artist, The Secret Keeper of Jaipur and The Perfumist of Paris. Her debut novel, The Henna  Artist, immediately became a New York Times bestseller and a Reese Witherspoon Pick. It has been translated into 29 languages and is currently in development at Netflix as a tv series.

Books will be available for purchase and signing.

This event is free and open to the public. This program is generously sponsored by the Peninsula Friends of the Library.
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Peninsula Origami Group monthly meeting

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Community Room
The Peninsula Origami Group meets every 3rd Saturday at Malaga Cove Library 12pm - 3pm.

Origami has many benefits! It helps develop hand-eye coordination, sequencing skills, attention skills, patience, temporal spatial skills and problem solving abilities. Origami promotes mindfulness and is a great stress-reliever. Plus it's fun!

All ages are welcome to join!
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Artisan Guitar Ensemble

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Community Room
Join us for an afternoon of classical guitar pieces from The Artisan Guitar Ensemble.  No registration required.

The Artisan Guitar Ensemble is a southern California based guitar trio, consisting of members Max Mendoza, Daniel Ramirez, and Andre Giraldo.  The group was formed at CSUF while the members were attending college.  Their aim is to share their music and help spread art and culture to the widest possible audience
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Opening Reception for art exhibit featuring The Artists' Studio

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Gallery and Garden

Please join us to celebrate the beautiful art of The Artists' Studio of Palos Verdes. Meet and mingle with the artists!

All are welcome! Light refreshments will be provided.

This exhibit features the work of local artists whose unique pieces are well known on the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Colorful paintings and wall hangings in acrylic, oil, watercolor, pastel, graphite, ceramics, and more will be available for sale during this show. Founded in 1998, The Artists’ Studio of Palos Verdes is a professional artist co-operative affiliated with Palos Verdes Art Center.

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Coloring & Coffee

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Join us for a monthly program every first Thursday of the month where participants can enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea!), coloring, and conversations.

Supplies will be provided.  Drop-in.  No registration required.
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Write on Time

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Writers unite!  Join us for a monthly evening program for writing enthusiasts to have time for free writing, peer-feedback, sharing, or tackle writing prompts to keep the creativity active.

Drop-in. No registration required.
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Peninsula Origami Group monthly meeting

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Community Room
The Peninsula Origami Group meets every 3rd Saturday at Malaga Cove Library 12pm - 3pm.

Origami has many benefits! It helps develop hand-eye coordination, sequencing skills, attention skills, patience, temporal spatial skills and problem solving abilities. Origami promotes mindfulness and is a great stress-reliever. Plus it's fun!

All ages are welcome to join!
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Learn to make a Zine!: Art class with Miquela

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Miraleste Library
Deck
Come to the Miraleste Library to learn how to create your own mini zine! 

Artist Miquela will lead us in the steps to making a mini zine where you can explore this art medium. 

There's no wrong or right way to make it! Your zine can be on any topic you're passionate about. Have fun creating something unique and leave with your own mini self-published booklet. 

Great for all ages!

Drop in anytime between 12- 4 pm.

All materials are provided. Free of charge.
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Coloring & Coffee

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Join us for a monthly program every first Thursday of the month where participants can enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea!), coloring, and conversations.

Supplies will be provided.  Drop-in.  No registration required.
View More

Write on Time

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Peninsula Center Library
Purcell Meeting Room
Writers unite!  Join us for a monthly evening program for writing enthusiasts to have time for free writing, peer-feedback, sharing, or tackle writing prompts to keep the creativity active.

Drop-in. No registration required.
View More

Peninsula Origami Group monthly meeting

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Malaga Cove Library
Community Room
The Peninsula Origami Group meets every 3rd Saturday at Malaga Cove Library 12pm - 3pm.

Origami has many benefits! It helps develop hand-eye coordination, sequencing skills, attention skills, patience, temporal spatial skills and problem solving abilities. Origami promotes mindfulness and is a great stress-reliever. Plus it's fun!

All ages are welcome to join!
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