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April 15, 2001


'Retrofits and Face Lifts'

The Community Assns. Institute, Orange County regional chapter, will hold a luncheon meeting on "Retrofits and Face Lifts, Part II-Working Solutions."

Location: Irvine Marriott Hotel, 18000 Von Karman Ave., Irvine

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Cost: $35, members; $45, nonmembers

Information: (949) 380-7360

THURSDAY / Remodeling Talk

The monthly breakfast meeting of the Senior Housing Council of the Building Industry Assn. of Southern California will focus on "Remodeling Without Remorse."

Location: The Los Angeles Times Conference Center, 1375 Sunflower Ave. (near Harbor Blvd.), Costa Mesa.

Time: 7:30 a.m., registration; 8:30 a.m., breakfast program

Cost: $25, members; $35, nonmembers; reservations recommended

Information: (949) 465-2442; reservations deadline, Monday, 5 p.m.

SATURDAY / Elliot House Tour

The Los Angeles Conservancy and Museum of Contemporary Art are sponsoring a tour of the recently restored 1930 Elliot House, an R.M. Schindler design that underscores his penchant for site-specific architecture.

Cost: $10, conservancy and MOCA members; $15, nonmembers; tickets, times and location available from the L.A. Conservancy at (213) 623-CITY

Information: MOCA education department, (213) 621-1767

SATURDAY / Feng Shui Workshop

Simona Mainini, president of the design firm Feng Shui Architecture, will teach a two-day workshop on "Feng Shui for Architect and Interior Designer."

Location: UCLA campus, 1246 Public Policy Building

Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cost: $195

Information: (310) 278-8869; registration, (310) 825-9971

APRIL 29 / Art & Architecture Tour

The 48th annual Art & Architecture Tour sponsored by the L.A. County Museum of Art will feature six homes noted for their art collections and/or their architectural design. The tour of Hancock Park and Hollywood Hills homes includes a house once owned and occupied by actors Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford and a Wallace Neff-designed home displaying its owners' eclectic artworks.

Time: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Cost: $125; available exclusively to museum members and not sold the day of the tour.

Information: (323) 857-6287 or (323) 857-6501


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