Celebrate The New Year
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LOCAL EVENTS: Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills Little League
Registration Open Now
Fees go up Jan 1
Every player and adult volunteer must register online. No other applications will be accepted. To register, please read the information contained on line, and then click on the links at the bottom for player or adult registration. Early registration fee is $200 per player. The deadline for early registration is January 1, 2011. The regular fee of $225 applies after January 1, 2011.
Beverly Hills Little League Website
Paley Center for Media presents
Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides
Sat, Jan 8, 7 pm - The Paley Center for Media, 465 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills
American Masters opens its twenty-fifth season with Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides giving viewers an unexpected window into the life of the actor whose easygoing style has endeared him to audiences for almost forty years. Tickets on sale now.
Spike Lee signs: Do The Right Thing
Sun, Jan 9, 3 pm - Book Soup, 8818 Sunset Blvd, W. Hollywood
Celebrating just more than 20 years since its seminal debut, Do The Right Thing remains one of the most important and controversial films of its era. Employing director Spike Lee's hometown of Brooklyn as the essential setting, this explosive film masterfully explores race and class relationships.
Beverly Hills, Paley Center
Sandy Dvore: The Guy Who Did “New”
Closes Sun, Jan 9 - Paley Center for Media, Bell Family Gallery, 465 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills
C’mon get happy and meet Sandy Dvore, best known to television viewers, perhaps, for his groovy, pop-art-inflected speed-walking partridges, who appear in the opening-title sequence of ABC’s 1970s hit The Partridge Family.
City Hall, Other Offices Close Friday for Ten Days
Public Library Open Dec. 27-30
Beverly Hills City offices will be closed Dec.24 through Jan. 2 for the holidays and four days of employee furloughs. However, with the help of donations from AYSO Region 76-Beverly Hills and Friends of the Beverly Hills Public Library, the Library will remain open Dec. 27-30 with limited hours and services.
List of Closures & Departments
Celebrate New Year's
Fillmore & Western Railway
New Year's Eve Dinner Train
Fri, Dec 31, 8 pm - Fillmore & Western Railway
364 Main Street, Fillmore / (800) 773-8724
What better way to bring in the NEW YEAR than a magical evening journey on our vintage passenger train? During the trip, enjoy an elegant dinner prepared and served onboard while character actors entertain you as famous “Hollywood personalities.” After dinner, dance in our social car and party ’til the new year arrives. A Midnight Champagne Toast, complete with party favors highlight the evening. After the clock strikes 2011, return to Fillmore with an evening full of memories. Adults over 21 only, tickets: $201
Fillmore & Western Railway Website
Giant's New Year's Eve
Fri, Dec 31, 8 pm - 4 am - The Hollywood Palladium, 6215 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood
GIANT’s New Year’s Eve shindigs have always brought old friends from around the world together to celebrate and this year brings a certain two DJ / Producers together for an exclusive global reunion… joining the legendary ATB will be GABRIEL & DRESDEN as “G&D” spin together for the first time in over three years… only on New Year’s Eve and only with GIANT at The Hollywood Palladium. The event will take place in two huge ballrooms and on the poolside terrace. Tickets Start at $65
Post Parade: A Showcase of Floats!
Sat & Sun, Jan 1 & 2 - End of Parade route on Sierra Madre Blvd, Pasadena
Post Parade: A Showcase of Floats is a unique opportunity for the viewing public to step up close and see for themselves the majestic beauty and splendor of the floral floats. You can also download, on iTunes, a Tournament of Roses-produced audio tour of the floats to listen to as you view them. Please allow two hours for this breath-taking display and don't forget your camera!
Happy New Year
Free Printable Goal Organizers
Weather it be short-term (1 year) or long-term goals, it helps to write them down and be organized. These two printable sheets can help you plan and achieve your goals in 2010.
Personal Goals Specific Goals
Celebrate the Season
Grammy Museum - New Year's Weekend Special
Jan 1 & 2 - Grammy Museum at L.A. Live, Downtown LA
Purchase a Family 4-Pack for only $25.00 (a $51.80 value!) and receive:
• 4 tickets for Museum admission
• John Lennon, Songwriter Exhibit Poster (First 100 visitors each day, limit 1 per family)
• 20% discount on all Membership levels (excluding Icon level)
• 15% off GRAMMY Museum Store merchandise (excluding clearance items)
Visit Museum Web Site
Big Blue Bus Getaway to Pasadena
Rose Bowl Parade, Rose Bowl Game OR Both!
Sat, Jan 1, 2011, prompt departure at
Depart from Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main St., near Pico Blvd.
Come for a ride with us to see "Building Dreams, Friendships & Memories" Rose Bowl Parade and you may also buy grandstand seating to see the Parade. OR, ride with us to see “The Granddaddy of all Bowl Games.” Or, go to both the Parade and the Game!
Complete Getaway Details
This Week at The Getty & The Getty Villa