Enroll now for fall mother/infant and mother/toddler groups. The Early Childhood Parenting Center (ECPC), formerly at CedarsSinai Medical Center, has moved to 1440 Harvard in Santa Monica, and is offering groups on Westside .ECPC’s staff offers the latest in child development information and an opportunity to learn in a warm supportive setting and share the highs and lows of parenting. Phone 310-281-9770 for fees and further information.
Volunteers With Rheumatoid Arthritis Sought for Study Comparing Impact of Tai Chi Chih and Relaxation Therapy, seeking 80 volunteers with rheumatoid arthritis for a study comparing the effects of tai chi chih versus relaxation therapy on a patient’s ability to cope with rheumatoid arthritis and the effect of these treatments on the severity and progression of the disease. Participants will receive up to $150 in compensation to help offset expenses. For more information, call (310) 206-3257.
Saturday, July 23
The Next Singles Party, 7 – 11 p.m., Party Room at the West End Racquet Club, live entertainment, dancing, dinner, $15, $3 buffet dinner, 4343 Spencer Street, (310) 372-6071.
Monday, July 25
Towne Street Theatre, LA’s Premiere African American Theatre Company, is offering a three-week camp, with final performance taking place at the new Nate Holden Performing Arts Center. July 25th – August 13th, 2005. 4718 W. Washington Boulevard, (213) 624-4796.
Tuesday, July 26
The Greater West LA Chamber of Commerce Inaugural Small Business Summit – Topic: The Risks and Liabilities of Being a Small Business Owner: How to Protect Your Business and its Assets, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., The Olympic Collection, 11301 West Olympic Blvd. $45 for Greater West LA Chamber Members. $55 for Non-Members. (310) 475-8806.
Wednesday, July 27
Join us for a Special Day ofLadies Who Lawn Bowl(or would like or learn) at Douglas Park with the friendly Ladies of the Santa Monica Lawn Bowls Club. Join us for a FREE lesson at 10:30 AMon Wednesday, July 27. Wilshire at 25th. Bring a friend! You’ll learn why we love our sport! Reservations required: 310-281-1901. Email: [email protected]