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Dinosaur Encounters At The Natural History Museum

Looking for a fun activity for the kids? Look no further than Dinosaur Encounters at the L.A. County Natural History Museum in Expo Park. In Dinosaur Encounters, two life-sized juvenile dinosaur puppets — a 14-foot Tyrannosaurus rex and a 9-foot Triceratops – roam the halls of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. To […]

Second District Calendar

All visitors to the Second District website are encouraged to regularly check out the Calendar which can be accessed at the right end of the navigational bar above. We regularly post activities, meetings, conferences and events to the Calendar. For example, look at the many Second District Calendar items for tomorrow: Hawthorne Library Spring Book […]

100 Years Since Allensworth – Is California Living Up To The Legacy?

Register now for the California State Parks Foundation Conference “100 Years Since Allensworth – Is California Living Up to the Legacy?” at the University of Southern California, on Monday May 4, 2009. The conference will focus on revealing the important, hidden stories of the state’s African-American heritage, exploring work, parks, play and civic engagement. The […]

VIDEO: Westchester Comets Basketball Team Honored

Supervisor Ridley-Thomas honored the Westchester High School Comets’ basketball team, winners of a fifth State Division I championship, at yesterday’s Board of Supervisors meeting. The Comets easily defeated McClymonds 49-31 in the title game in Sacramento. It was the school’s first state title since 2005. Supervisor Yaroslavsky also praised the Westchester team for its accomplishments.