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Get social at Social Workplace! Bring your best smile and plenty of business cards. Each person has a chance to pitch their business to the group with plenty of mingling before and after. Pitches start promptly at 6 p.m. and refreshments are served. Know anyone who might need a workplace or meeting space? Bring a friend!
Pre-purchase tickets are $10 or pay $20 at the door.
For additional information and registration, visit the website at https://www.socialworkplace.com.
Social Workplace is located at 2315 Lomita Blvd, Lomita, CA 90717. Parking is first-come, first-served. Parking is also available on surrounding streets. Uber, Lyft and ride sharing encouraged.
December 5 – 20, 2019
The LA Sheriff’s Lomita Station hosts the annual Santa Sleigh Tour from Thursday, December 5 through Friday, December 20.
They’ll be guiding his sleigh through the streets of Lomita and Rancho Palos Verdes. A sheriff’s patrol car will precede Santa’s Sleigh announcing his arrival.
Look for Santa Stops Here signs along the route. Children of all ages are encouraged to come out, chat with Santa, and get a candy cane.
Click on the image to enlarge the schedule!
For additional information, visit the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LomitaSheriffsStation/.
December 6, 2019
Attendees can sip complimentary coffee and hot cocoa while enjoying an evening of musical performances. There will also be arts & crafts, a puppeteer, face painter and balloonist.
Enjoy a visit and photo ops with Santa!
For additional information, call 310-326-0140 or visit the website at http://www.lomita.com/cityhall/.
Lomita City Hall is located at 24300 Narbonne Avenue in Lomita.
December 15, 2019
The community is invited for a special reading of The Polar Express and photos with Santa. In addition, there will be face painters, balloon animals, holiday crafts, hot chocolate and cookies and tours of the museum.
The price of admission is $20 per family and includes everything.
Tickets are available online at http://www.lomita-rr.org or at the door the day of the event.
For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at http://www.lomita-rr.org/calendar/.
The Lomita Railroad Museum is located at 2137 West 250th Street, Lomita, CA 90717.
December 17, 2019
The community is encouraged to stop by for a visit with city employees and enjoy their famous hot apple cider and baked goods.
For additional information, visit the website at http://www.lomita.com/cityhall/.
Lomita City Hall is located at 24300 Narbonne Avenue, Lomita CA.
The Lomita Railroad Museum is dedicated to educating and informing the public about railroads — particularly of the steam era — the present, past, and future of transportation, the history of the U.S. Westward Expansion, the settlement of California, and the people who made this all happen.
The museum, located in Irene Lewis Park, is owned and operated by the City of Lomita and is overseen by the Lomita Parks & Recreation Department. Hours are Thursday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum is closed for major holidays. Admission is $4 for adults and $2 for children under 12. FREE Parking is located in lot adjacent to museum. For additional information, visit the website at http://www.lomita-rr.org/
The Lomita Railroad Museum is located at 2137 West 250th Street in Lomita.