2019 Fractured Films Art Contest Entry Form and Contest Details

2019 Fractured Films Art Contest Submit a one-frame drawing, illustration, painting or photograph inspired by a film. Give us your take on your favorite movie. Reimagine the characters, the setting, the time period, or delve into the history, relationships or future of the characters. As long as it’s original but inspired by a film, it’s eligible. Click Here for Entry Form and Contest Details    

2019 Fractured Films Writing Contest Entry Form and Contest Details

2019 Fractured Films Writing Contest  Submit a story, poem or script inspired by a film. Give us your take on your favorite movie. Reimagine the characters, the setting, the time period, or delve into the history, relationships or future of the characters. As long as it’s original but inspired by a film, it’s eligible. Click Here for Entry Form and Contest Details  

Design Your LEGO® Contest 2019

The Design Your LEGO® Contest is back for Summer, 2019! Entry deadline is Sunday, July 7, and LEGO® Showcase Day will be Saturday, July 20. Click on the flyer for more info, and for the entry form, and GET BUILDING! Design Your LEGO® Contest 2019  

Earthquake Threat in Socal: Are You Ready?

PASADENA, Calif. – Margaret Vinci, manager, Office of Earthquake Programs, Education and Outreach and ShakeAlert SoCal regional coordinator, will discuss the mechanics and risk of earthquakes on Saturday, June 1, 11 a.m. at Pasadena Public Library’s Linda Vista Branch, 1281 Bryant St. She will also discuss available earthquake prediction tools and demonstrate the new ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning System. Vinci’s principal responsibility is the management of the Earthquake Research Affiliates (ERA) Program. This includes the procurement of funds for continued... continue reading »"Earthquake Threat in Socal: Are You Ready?"

La Pintoresca Branch Library will close for HVAC maintenance - Tuesday, April 9 through Thursday, April 11

La Pintoresca Branch Library will close for HVAC maintenance Tuesday, April 9 through Thursday, April 11 The branch will reopen Friday, April 12 at 9 a.m. Until then, other nearby libraries are: Santa Catalina Branch Library 999 E. Washington Blvd. • (626) 744-7272 Monday – Thursday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday 2 – 6 p.m. Central Library 285 E. Walnut St. • (626) 744-4066 Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday & Saturday 9 a.m.... continue reading »"La Pintoresca Branch Library will close for HVAC maintenance - Tuesday, April 9 through Thursday, April 11"

California Hummingbirds

PASADENA, Calif. – Altadena based professional bird guide, Luke Tiller, will discuss native California Hummingbirds on Saturday, March 30 at 11 a.m. at Pasadena Public Library’s Linda Vista Branch, 1281 Bryant St. Of the 350 species of Hummingbirds worldwide, about six of them can be found regularly in Pasadena. These amazing avian dynamos often weigh less than a teaspoon of sugar and yet some species undertake an annual migration that covers thousands of miles between their wintering grounds in Mexico... continue reading »"California Hummingbirds"

When, Where, and Why Does It Rain?

PASADENA, Calif. – Dr. Simona Bordoni, Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering at California Institute of Technology (Caltech) will discuss the relationship between rainfall, wind patterns, and how air affects the amount of rainfall in different parts of the Earth on Saturday, March 16 at 11 a.m. at Pasadena Public Library’s Linda Vista Branch, 1281 Bryant St. She will also talk about how these different climactic zones come about and how they influence each other in a changing climate. Professor... continue reading »"When, Where, and Why Does It Rain?"