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.