Thursday, February 28 – Thursday, March 7

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28

  Pacific Palisades Community Council meeting, 7 p.m. in the Palisades Branch Library, 839 Via de la Paz. The public is invited.

  ‘Margin Call,’ the 2011 film directed by J.C. Chandor, screens at 7 p.m. at Kehillat Israel, 16019 Sunset. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. A Q&A with the film’s executive producer, KI congregant Kirk D’Amico, will follow the screening. Admission is free.

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

  Opening night for the Theatre Palisades Youth spring musical, ‘Disney’s High School Musical, JR,’ 7:30 p.m. at Pierson Playhouse, 941 Temescal Canyon Dr. Other performances are March 8 at 7:30 p.m.; March 2 and 9 at 5 p.m.; and March 3 and 10 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $14 each. Call (310) 454-1970 or visit theatrepalisades.com.

SUNDAY, MARCH 3

  A special performance of ‘I Love Lucy: The Untold Story,’ 4 p.m. at Kehillat Israel, 16019 Sunset Blvd. Tickets are $18. This humorous short play’was written by Palisades High School graduate Gregg Oppenheimer, and will be performed in the style of old-time radio. Contact: ourki.org.

MONDAY, MARCH 4

  Plant pathologist Gerald Turney will bring Garden Club members and guests up to date on the latest pest and plant diseases to hit the Los Angeles area, 7:30 p.m. at the Woman’s Club, 901 Haverford.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5

  Chamber Music Palisades (CMP) presents the world premiere of a concerto by John Steinmetz, as well as the ‘Trout’ piano quintet by Schubert, 8 p.m. in the sanctuary at St. Matthew’s, 1031 Bienveneda Ave. Tickets ($30) are available at the door. (See story, page 11.)

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6

  Baby and toddler storytime, a lap-sit mix of songs, finger plays, stories and flannelboards for children under the age of 3 and their grown-ups, 10:15 a.m. in the Palisades Branch Library community room, 861 Alma Real. Don’t be late!

THURSDAY, MARCH 7

  Storytime for children ages 3 and up, 4 p.m. in the Palisades Branch Library community room, 861 Alma Real. Stories, fingerplays and rhymes: building reading skills while having fun.