Free Housing-Flipping Workshop. California Flipping Network will present a free two-hour workshop for investors and realtors on how to get started finding, fixing, and flipping houses. Featured speaker will be Lloyd Segal, author of “Flipping Houses.” 6 – 8 p.m. Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd.,Torrance. The workshop is complimentary, but reservations are required. To register please visit FlippingWorkshops.com or call 323-365-1004.
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Friday May 30/Saturday May 31/Sunday June 1
Waves of Grain Beer Festival. Over 40 premium breweries. Enjoy tasting a variety of craft brews, meet brewers and brewery reps., nibble on tasty BBQ, and take your chance at our raffle. Proceeds from the event will benefit Richstone Family Center. 3 – 6 p.m. Shade Hotel, 1221 North Valley Drive, Manhattan Beach. Tickets go to eventbrite.com/e/waves-of-grain-beer-fest-2014-tickets-9698543605?aff=071
Monday June 2
South Bay Bird Society monthly meeting. 40th Anniversary Celebration with a 1970’s theme, DJ, raffle, contests and prizes for the best 70’s original outfit and food dish. 7 p.m. The Kiwanis Club of Hermosa Beach, 2515 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach. Everyone is welcome, meetings are free of charge! For further information, please contact President Janet Ragonesi 310-376-5954 or visit our website at sobaybirdsoc@com.
Tuesday June 3
The Torrance Cultural Services Division presents Artful Days: A Survey of Art, Just the High Points. In this lecture, we will take a rapid trip covering the civilizations of the early cave dwellers up to the age of the Greeks. George Nakano Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance. Free admission. For more information call 310-618-2326.
South Bay Osteoporosis Support Group Meeting. Little Company of Mary Hospital, Del Webb Health Education Center, 4101 Torrance Blvd., Torrance. 3 – 4:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. For information and reservations call Carol at 310-329-9313.
Wednesday June 4
Workshop for Management of Prostate Cancer. Cancer Support Community, Redondo Beach hosts Vivian Tsang Pharm D, a clinical oncology pharmacist. Torrance Memorial Medical Center, 109 West Torrance Blvd. in Redondo Beach. 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Call 310-376-3550 or visit the website at cancersupportredondobeach.org.
Thursday June 5
County Los Angeles Library Book Discussion Group. The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian. 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Hermosa Beach Library, 550 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach. 310-379-8475 or colapublib.org.
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