Hawthorne Events

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South Bay Easter Egg Hunts & Bunny Photo Ops

March 9 – April 1, 2018

The Easter Bunny has been busy! He’s been hiding eggs, chocolate and other treats and there are several opportunities to find them at various Easter Egg Hunts scheduled throughout the South Bay!

Grab your basket now because you don’t miss out on these EGG-CELLENT celebrations!


A Splash of Love

April 14, 2018

Splash-of-LoveThe PS I Love You Foundation presents A Splash of Love on Saturday, April 14 from 6 to 10:30 p.m. at The Proud Bird.

At this annual gala event and fundraiser, attendees enjoy an evening of live entertainment, heavy passed hors-d’oeuvres, exceptional whiskey pours from your favorite distilleries and others, premium wine tastings, and community networking.

Hosted by Emmy Award Winning Host and NY Times Best Selling Author Mario Lopez, this year Splash of Love is being held at the legendary, and newly remodeled Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center Grand Ballroom at LAX with more space and a bigger experience.

Bringing together favorite distillers of fine spirits and boutique wineries, the event raises awareness and support for the social-emotional learning program Love4Life now celebrating 20 years of programs and successful mentoring in schools throughout Southern California. Show your support with an evening of entertainment, special, branded performances, and a unique silent auction.

Palos Verdes Dream House Raffle

Purchase Tickets by Friday, April 27, 2018

Palos-Verdes-Dream-House-RaffleCalifornia’s first and longest running house raffle is back – the 2018 Palos Verdes Dream House Raffle!

An Oceanfront Estate on the island of Kauai in Hawaii – or $5,000,000 – is just a $150 raffle ticket away for the lucky winner of the 2018 Palos Verdes Dream House Raffle. The first and oldest house raffle licensed in California, proceeds help fund Palos Verdes Art Center’s exhibition, education, and outreach programs, making the visual arts available, accessible and affordable in Los Angeles County.

Rainwater/Greywater Class & Seminar

May 16 & May 22, 2018

Rainwater-Greywater-ClassThe West Basin Municipal Water District is offering a two part Rainwater/Greywater Class & Seminar on Wednesday, May 16 (class) and Tuesday, May 22 (workshop) from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hawthorne Memorial Center.

Learn about the benefits, ordinances and guidelines of using rainwater and greywater and qualify for a $100 discount on greywater parts.

Register now to attend this FREE seminar at http://www.sbesc.com/calendar/workshops/rainwater-greywater-class-workshop-hawthorne.

Hawthorne Memorial Center is located at 3901 West El Segundo Boulevard, Hawthorne, CA 90250.