October 30, 2011
EUROPE Slide show Mort Loveman will present "Senegal: Gateway to West Africa" When, where: 1 p.m. Wednesday at Roxbury Park Community Center, 471 S. Roxbury Drive, Beverly Hills. Admission, info: $1 for Beverly Hills residents; $2 for others. (310) 285-6840 ADVENTURE Presentation Interested in an Arctic adventure? REI experts will discuss travel to extreme climates, including basic itineraries and gear. When, where: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the REI store in Huntington Beach, 7777 Edinger Ave. Admission, info: Free.
May 13, 2012
EUROPE Presentation Susan Hickman, Distant Lands' rail agent, will help you plan your itinerary, from purchasing a ticket and boarding your train to exiting at your destination. When, where : 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena. Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220. ROCK CLIMBING Workshop Rock-climbing instructors will teach assisted-rescue skills no climber should be without. When, where: 6 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Manhattan Beach, 1800 Rosecrans Ave., Suite E. Admission, info: $60; (310)