Salute to the Beatles , February 7, 1:30pm, free, MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd. , 310.458.8600.
45 years ago, on February 9, 1964, the Beatles made their first appearance on American TV and the world changed for many of us. In honor of the birth of Beatlemania, local Beatles tribute band Number Nine will play Beatles tunes on the steps of the Main Library at 1:30pm, followed at 3pm by a screening of one of the funniest movies ever made, A Hard Day’s Night. Yeah, yeah, yeah!
Itty Bitty Art Sale, February 8, noon (preview), 2:30 (sale), free, Gallery of Functional Art/Lois Lambert Gallery, Bergamot Station, 310.394.1313.
Art by Jamie Lee Curtis, Randy Newman, Christopher Guest, Jane Leeves, Ashley Tisdale and more! It’s all post-card sized and for sale for $35 a piece, but you won’t know which celebrity created it until you’ve bought it! This itty bitty art sale is presented by PS #1 Pluralistic School and is based on a similar “Secret Postcard Sale” held in London.