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February 21, 1988|NORMAN DASH

A photo-lecture on "The Israel Experience" will be shown by travel photographer Mort Loveman at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Roxbury Center, Roxbury Memorial Park, 471 S. Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills. Admission free. For more information, call (213) 550-4761.

Writers and others interested in illustrating their own stories can spend a day with the Los Angeles Times photo editor and staff in a seminar sponsored by UCLA Extension from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday in 1260 Franz Hall, UCLA campus. Cost is $60 per person. For more information, call (213) 825-0641.

Slides of tours to England, Scotland and other parts of Europe will be shown by Dream Europe Tours of Thousand Oaks at 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Feb. 28 at the Sandman Inn, Santa Barbara. Admission free. For more information, call (805) 495-0531.

A lecture and film on "Bluebloods and Castles--England" will be held by the Alhambra School District, Adult Education Division, at 7:30 p.m. on March 1 at San Gabriel High School Auditorium, 801 Ramona St., San Gabriel. Cost is $1.50 per person. For more information, call (818) 308-2309.

A bed and breakfast workshop for aspiring innkeepers will be held Feb. 29 to March 2 in Santa Barbara. Cost is $600 per couple or $375 per person, not including lodging. For registration and more information, call Pat Hardy at (805) 965-0707.

Three cruise lines, Carnival, Home and Norwegian Cruises, will be featured at a cruise night to be presented by Cruise Adventures at 7 p.m. on March 1 at the Valley Hilton, 15433 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks. Admission is $2.50 per person before the program and $3.50 at the door. For more information and registration, call (818) 882-9752.

A two-day seminar on travel writing will be held by University of California Extension, Santa Barbara, on March 5 and 6 in Room 1260, Phelps Hall, Santa Barbara campus. Cost is $85 for the two-day session. Call (805) 961-4200 for more information.

A 75-minute multimedia show, "The World by Sea--A Cruise to Discovery," will be held 10 times by the Automobile Club of Southern California beginning March 6 in San Diego and ending March 12 in Pasadena. Cost is $3 per person. For advance tickets and more information, call Howard H. Goetzman at (213) 741-4390.

Sapo National Park, Liberia, will be discussed in a slide-lecture presented by the Foundation for Field Research, Air Afrique and the San Diego Zoo from 7 to 9 p.m. on March 5 at the San Diego Zoo's Otto Center. Cost is $5 per person. For more information, call the foundation at (619) 445-9264.

"Touring Europe by Motorhome" will be the subject of a slide-lecture sponsored by Maps to Anywhere Travel Bookstore at 2 p.m. on March 13 at the store, 1514 N. Hillhurst Ave., Hollywood. Cost is $5 per person. For reservations and additional information, call (213) 660-2101.

Yugoslavia, Iberia and the Canary Islands will be discussed at a program sponsored by the Fullerton Public Library at 7 p.m. on March 16 at the Hunt Branch Library, 201 S. Basque Ave. For more information, call (714) 738-6380.

A workshop and critique session on travel writing will be conducted by free-lance travel writer Joan Follendore from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on March 19 at the Real School, 215 Long Beach Blvd., Suite 428, Long Beach. Cost is $39. To enroll, phone (213) 495-1175.

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