Thursday, September 15
The 3 Gurus – Swami Chetanananda, Master Charles Cannon, and Swami Shankarananda, Australiaís, Unity in Diversity – 14 days of Enlightenment and Entertainment, 12 Evening Programs, 2 Day Intensive (Sept. 24th & 25th), Doubletree Guest Suites, 1707 Fourth Street, www.shivayoga.org, 1-800-876-7798.
Conversations at Leon’s, a singles group combining discussion and romance in an intimate home setting, every Thursday at 7 p.m., $17.00 / $15.00 this week, The Media, Liberal or Conservative: What to Believe, 639 26th Street, S.M. just north of Montana ConverseatLeons@yahoo.com310-393-4616.
Santa Monica Bay Women’s Club hosts fall membership drive, an open house will be held from 7:30 – 9 p.m., 1210 4th Street, reservations required, (310) 396-1729.
Friday, September 16
Young Artists Recital, 8 p.m., $20, Opera Nova, The Colburn School of Performing Arts, 200 South Grand Avenue, (310) 396-4360.
Saturday, September 17
Poetry Evening, the Church in Ocean Park will host poets Gerald Locklin, John Harris, Patricia Cherin, and francEyE, 235 Hill Street, 7 p.m., (310) 452-7953.
Sunday, September 18
3rd Annual Wine Tasting to benefit battered women and children through the outreach program of A Window Between Worlds. Fine Wine, Food, and Music Zazou, 1810 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m., $75, for more information, (310) 396-0317.
Monday, September 19
Aerosoles Sample Sale, sizes 6, 8.5 and 9 only, $10 a pair, 1413b Abbot Kinney Blvd. Venice, 2- 7 p.m. (310) 664-0600 x11.
The Village Circle Project-Leaderless Groups for Self-Exploration, Feeling Expression, Conflict Resolution and Conscious Community, Sha’arei Am- The Santa Monica Synagogue, 1448 18th Street, (310) 451-8902.
Teaching on Padmasambhava, Buddhist Center, Two Evenings in Santa Monica, 7:00-9:00 p.m., 1418 Second Street, (310) 434-1995 ext. 11.
Wednesday, September 21
A Faery Hunt – The search for faeries and other mysterious creatures spotted around Heavenly Pond. Saturdays (at the Franklin Canyon location pending weather, closed holidays). 2600 Franklin Canyon Drive, Beverly Hills, at the William O. Douglas Outdoor Classroom. Look for the “Faery” sign for parking. Don’t forget to bring your camera, hats, and sunblock! 818-324-6802 , $10 Suggested Contribution.