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Films & programs: Author Peter Greenberg, 'The First 70' showing

June 17, 2012



Meet Peter Greenberg as he launches his new guidebook series "Like a Local."

When, where, 6 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.

Admission, info: Free. (626) 449-3220.



The documentary film "The First 70" showcases a journey to visit the 70 California state parks that were slated to close because of budget cuts. The closure list includes thousands of acres of parkland and half of the state's historic parks.

When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Huntington Beach, 7777 Edinger Ave.; Wednesday at the REI store in Manhattan Beach, 1800 Rosecrans Ave., Suite E.; and Thursday at the REI store in Tustin, 2962 El Camino Real.

Admission, info: $10 donation suggested in support of the California State Parks Foundation and the documentary. (714) 379-1938 for Huntington Beach; (310) 727-0728 for Manhattan Beach; (714) 505-0205 for Tustin.



The Adventurers' Club of Los Angeles celebrates its 90th year with a day of sailing adventures.

When, where: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at the Adventurers' Club, 2433 N. Broadway, Los Angeles.

Admission, info: $45, includes speakers, refreshments and lunch. (800) 838-3006 or;

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