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Redondo Beach Library Activities for March 2018

March 1 – 31, 2018

Library-ActivitiesThe Redondo Beach Library offers a variety of activities for all ages including music, writing, dance, language, reading, crafts and more!

A few require registration but all of them are FREE!

Check out the Calendar of Events listed below, or click on the flyer, print it and stick it on the fridge as a reminder!

H.E.L.P. Workshop – Alcohol & Drug Awareness for Safe Senior Living
March 1 at 10:30am-Noon
Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room
No registration is required.

First Fridays in Riviera Village

First Fridays

First-Fridays-in-Riviera-VillageRiviera Village presents First Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. every first Friday of the month.

This free, monthly event is the place to be every first Friday! Head to the Village and enjoy live music, food samplings, gallery viewing, promotional offers and more while you dine and shop. Riviera Village merchants and art galleries stay open until 8 p.m. The energy will be fueled by live music at the north east corner of Avenue I and Catalina from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Village has plenty of metered parking on every street, along with a large metered parking lot in the triangle bordered by South Elena Avenue, Via El Prado and Avenida del Norte, and additional parking off South Catalina Avenue and Vista Del Mar. The parking fees are $1.50 per hour from 9am to 9pm and many meters conveniently accept credit cards for payment.

For additional information, visit the website at

Aquadeck Yoga

Mondays & Wednesdays

Aquadeck YogaShade Hotel Redondo Beach offers FREE Yoga on the Aquadeck every Monday and Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.

Gather a few friends for an hour long, all levels class. This event is ‘weather permitting’, so don’t show up if it’s raining. Attendees should wear comfortable clothing. Mats are available on a first come, first serve basis. It’s a terrific way to start the day!

Call 310.921.8940 to reserve your spot!

For additional information, visit the website at

Shade Hotel is located at 655 North Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach, CA 90277.

Mindfulness Drop In

First Wednesdays

Mindfulness 4Beach Cities Health District offers a FREE Mindfulness Drop-In the first Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

Take 30 minutes to downshift and practice mindfulness techniques.The monthly sessions will be led by trained Beach Cities Health District staff. No prior experience with meditation or mindfulness is required.

Please arrive a few minutes early to sign in and get settled.

Wonder of Dinosaurs @ SBG

Every Day

Wonder-of-DinosaursSouth Bay Galleria is now hosting Wonder of Dinosaurs!

Wonder of Dinosaurs features museum quality robotic and static dinosaurs. The dinosaurs are beautifully displayed and accompanied by signs that provide information that you will find both educational and fascinating. The Exhibition is a walk through at your own pace, self-guided tour.

While the robotic dinosaurs have been known to make adults jump back, the entire exhibit is family friendly for even the youngest of children.

Cruise at the Beach

Every Friday: April through October

Cruise at Ruby's - sbbjVroom, vroom! The Cruise is back!

Cruise at the Beach returns to Ruby’s Diner in Redondo Beach for the season!

Open to the public, this free event happens every Friday night through October and features a gathering of vintage automobiles on display in the Ruby’s Diner parking lot from 4 to 8 p.m.

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 Basq Kitchen Celebrates National Paella Week

March 21 – 25, 2018

Paella-WeekA Basq Kitchen will celebrate National Paella Week Wednesday, March 21 through Sunday, March 25.

Chef Ibarra will be cooking up some very special versions of this classic dish – here’s the week’s line-up!

Wed, March 21: Lamb Paella with Crispy Garbanzo Beans
Thu, March 22: Paella Negra (squid ink) with garlic aioli
Fri, March 23: Pork Belly Paella with Cured Cabbage
Sat, March 24: Chicken + Chorizo w/ Chicharrones
Sun, March 25: Paella Mixta (meat+seafood)

Sounds like a whole lot of deliciousness! Better make a reservation!

Redondo Beach Camp Expo 2018

March 24, 2018

Redondo-Camp-ExpoSponsored by the Adams and Madison PTAs, the annual Redondo Beach Camp Expo will take place on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Adams Middle School.

Looking for summer camps for your kids this year? This event covers everything from sports and theater, to music and so much more. The event features over 20 different summer camps, performances, food trucks and a silent auction.

Admission is FREE.

For additional information, visit the Facebook event page at

Adams Middle School Gymnasium is located at 2600 Ripley Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA.

RBPD Offering Canine Pet CPR & First Aid Classes

March 25 & 31, 2018

pet-first-aidThe Redondo Beach Police Department is offering Canine Pet CPR & First Aid Classes on Sunday, March 25 and Saturday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the RBPD Vincent Street annex., in partnership with the Redondo Beach Police Foundation’s K-9 Team, invite you to register for an inaugural, hands-on, interactive training course that will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to administer life-saving services to your pet in case of an emergency.

If you are a Pet Parent, Pet Professional, Groomer, Trainer, Sitter, Walker, etc., this class is for you.The event also features a K-9 demo.

The cost is $99 which includes training materials, a 3-Year Canine CPR and First Aid Training Certification, and a book Pet First Aid & Disaster Response Guide. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the RBPD’s K-9 Team.

Registration required, no walk-ins please.