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Animal Homes Special Activity Series: Invertebrates (Bugs!)

Kidspace Children’s Museum Join Kidspace’s Nature Specialist and explore proper pet care and housing for your bug friends. 

Grey Gardens - The Musical

Ahmanson Theatre Broadway's "Grey Gardens—The Musical" arrives at the Ahmanson Theatre starring Rachel York and Betty Buckley. Based on the cult classic documentary and directed by Michael Wilson, this haunting and often hilarious musical recounts Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' most eccentric relatives' fall from society darlings to notorious recluses in their crumbling East Hampton estate.

Amazing Animals

Kidspace Children’s Museum Animals come in all shapes and sizes, and they all have an incredible story to tell. Join Kidspace as they explore the amazing world of their animal friends by meeting all the Kidspace Critters throughout the day, from awesome arthropods to mighty mammals. Get a closer look at their kookiest animals, race their resident worms, transform yourself into your favorite animal by making animal masks and finger puppets, and join them for a very special demonstration by Reptacular at 10:45 am.

CA Counts Town Hall: Our state’s role in the 2016 election

Brava Theater Center  Note: This event is part of our CA Counts collaboration and will be taking place in San Francisco with KQED.

CASA Wine+Art

Blum & Poe The second annual CASA Wine + Art event will benefit CASA’s services supporting children in foster care in Los Angeles County. You can taste esteemed wines from California and beyond, Southern Neapolitan Italian cooking from Rao’s, artisan vegan cheese from Miyoko's Creamery and sweets from Essential Chocolate Desserts. Los Angeles contemporary art gallery Blum & Poe in the Culver City Arts District will feature the first in-depth exhibition looking at the relationship between the Korean Monochrome painters known as “Dansaekhwa” and the American minimal artists of the 1960s and 1970s.

Celebrate Election Day with KPCC’s #WhyIVoted party

La Plaza de Cultura y Artes The California Primary is June 7, and we’re having a party – complete with free KPCC goodies, refreshments, a photo booth, crafts and a chance to share your thoughts with fellow Angelenos on our mobile recording booth.

Homeless in OC: Long-term housing solutions for a growing population

Brookhurst Community Center Orange County’s homeless population has grown by roughly 5 percent over the last two years, according to the county’s last homeless count. Meanwhile, deaths among the homeless are also increasing.

‘Invisibilia’ listening event

Crawford Family Forum The second season of the hugely popular “Invisibilia” podcast launches in mid-June, and we’ve recently added it to our weekend lineup on KPCC. To celebrate, the KPCC In Person is teaming with NPR Generation Listen to host a special listening event on June 16.

From LA to Shanghai: Marketplace’s Rob Schmitz on life in China

The Crawford Family Forum The Pacific Ocean is not all that separates Los Angeles from Shanghai, the city that serves as the financial hub of communist China. But despite differences in language, politics and time zones, Los Angeles and Shanghai have more in common than you may think.

Money in politics: Finance, regulation and disclosure in California's ballot initiative process

The Crawford Family Forum As we look to the November ballot, this is expected to be a record year for citizen initiatives in California with more than a hundred already proposed and filed with the Secretary of State.