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Top Things To Do This Weekend, January 11, 2012

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SCPAC – Dionne Warwick
LPAC – Lewis Black
SCPAC – Ozomatli
Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimers: The Basics
E-Waste Recycling

Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center – Dionne Warwick
When:  Friday, January 13 at 8pm
Where:  Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita
Details:  Get your tickets to see pop music icon Dionne Warwick.  With songs like “Do You Know The Way To San Jose”, “Walk On By” and “I Say A Little Prayer”, it is no wonder that she is ranked as one of the top 40 hit makers on the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles Chart from 1955 to 1999.  Dionne Warwick is a music legend.  Also, you can enjoy a pre-concert cocktail reception and a meet-and-greet with Dionne Warwick.  The proceeds of the pre-concert benefit PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach.  Click here to learn more.

Lancaster Performing Arts Center – Lewis Black
When: Sunday, January 15 at 7pm
Where: Lancaster Performing Arts Center, 750 Lancaster Boulevard, Lancaster
Details: Lewis Black brings his brilliant insights and love/hate relationship with America tohis show, “In God We Rust”, at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center.  “His live performances have been said to provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment.  He is the rare comic who can cause an audience to laugh uncontrollably while he drives home compelling points about the absurdity of our world today.“  Click here for more information and tickets.


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Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center – Ozomatli
When: Sunday, January 15 at 7pm
Where: Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita
Details: Ozomatli has a unique blend of music combining “…a notorious urban-Latino-and-beyond collision of hip hop and salsa, dancehall and cumbia, samba and funk, merengue and comparsa, East L.A. R&B and New Orleans second line, Jamaican ragga and Indian raga — has long followed a key mantra: to take you around the world by taking you around L.A.  The multicultural band has played every venue, from inner-city elementary schools to headlining the Hollywood Bowl. Ozomatli has served as the official cultural ambassador for the U.S. State Department in Asia, Africa, South America and the Middle East, while also playing free concerts, offering musical workshops and visiting youth rehabilitation centers.”   Click here to learn more.

Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimers: The Basics
When: Wednesday, January 18 from 1-2pm
Where: Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Santa Clarita
Details: This free lecture addresses aging, memory impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.  Alzheimer’s comprises 50% to 80% of dementia cases.  It can produce severe memory loss and impairment of one’s intellectual and physical abilities.  It is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States.  Alzheimer’s has substantial emotional, financial and physical stress on families and care givers.  This free talk is part of the Senior Center’s ongoing Health Education and Wellness program, which includes lectures, clinics, public health outreach, caregiver support events and much more.  Pre-registration is not necessary.  For further information call Diana at 661-255-1588, extension 128.  Click here to learn more about the SCV Senior Center.  

E-Waste Recycling
When:  Saturday, January 14 from 10am-4pm
Where: Saugus High School, 21900 Centurion Way, Saugus
Details: Clean out your garage and closets for the Saugus High School Softball E-Waste Recycling.  Gather all your electronics:  computers, monitors, televisions, cell phones, ink toner cartridges, printers, microwaves, cables and wires, laptops and all other items that can be plugged in.  Help Saugus High Softball go green.


Click here for events on the music blog, “Peeples Place at KHTS”, written by Stephen K. Peeples featuring SCV music news, reviews, features and photos.


Denny’s
When: between now and January 17
Where: Denny’s in the SCV
Details: Between now and January 17 when you eat at an SCV Denny’s you can donate to the SCV Senior Center Foundation Purchase a raffle ticket for $1 and that ticket enrolls you in a drawing for an iPad, television, Kindle, mountain bike, 50 winners will win Grand Slams for one year and many more prizes.  The drawing takes place January 18 at the SCV Senior Center and winners need not be present to win. 

Barry’s Tickets
Phone: 866-708-8499
Details: With Barry’s Tickets you have the largest selection of tickets right at your fingertips.  Since 1985, they’ve been selling the hottest tickets in Santa Clarita for events nationwide, including concerts, live theatre, sporting events and comedy tours.  Barry’s Tickets is the perfect gift to give to any music, sport or theater fan.  With their diverse selection of tickets, you will find something that will peak your interest.  When you need to find the best tickets in Santa Clarita and to see all Barry’s Tickets office locations, visit  BarrysTickets.com or call 866-708-8499

Click here for other events listed on the KHTS Community Calendar.  Add your own event to our Community Calendar.  Please give us at least two weeks notice.

Also brought to you by our friends at Facey Medical Center.

Upcoming:

What: Elks Roast – John Heys
When: Saturday, January 21
Where: Santa Clarita Elks Lodge, 17766 Sierra Highway, Canyon Country
Details: Get your tickets now for roasting of John Heys, CEO of Heys Plumbing at the 14th Annual Elks Lodge Roast.  The evening should be a riot with the rich fodder that John and plumbing has to offer.  The evening benefits the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers.  Click here or call Samuel Dixon Family Health at 661-257-2339 x302 for more information and tickets.

Top Things To Do This Weekend, January 11, 2012

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