Angeleno Datebook- February 10, 2011

Thursday, February 10, 2011

  • Mimi Sheraton, author and food critic, lectures on "Not by Bialys Alone: Iconic Foods of Ashkenazic Jews" at UCLA Faculty Center. 5 PM
  • Zocalo Presents a panel entitled "Focusing on the New China" at The Getty Center. 7 PM
  • Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, Jamie Tisch and Kelly Meyer co-chair the "Unforgettable Evening" benefit for the Women's Cancer Research Fund at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel.

Friday, February 11, 2011
  • Power and Performance in Imperial Spain: Theater Production in the Hispanic World of the Declining Hapsburg Monarchy conference starts at the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.10:00 AM
  • MusiCares Foundation honors Barbra Streisand at its 21st Annual Benefit Gala at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Event starts at 5:30 PM
  • Break the Cycle hosts its Third Annual Unmasquerade Fashion Show and Auction in the Atrium of the California Market Center, 110 E. 9th Street, Downtown. 8 PM

Saturday, February 12, 2011

  • Opening Celebration for Central Nigeria Unmasked: Arts of the Benue River Valley at the Fowler Museum, UCLA. 6:30-9 PM
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hosts its Scientific and Technical Academy Awards Presentation at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills.
  • NAACP hosts its 42nd Image Awards Nominees' Luncheon in Los Angeles.
  • Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra honors Carol Henry and Warner Henry at its Ninth Annual Concert Gala at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. 5:30 PM
  • Lesbian & Gay Lawyers Association of Los Angeles honors Laurie Hasencamp of The Trevor Project at its Changing Hearts and Minds: 32nd Annual Awards Dinner Gala at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel 6:30 PM
  • Anne Byrn discusses The Cake Mix Doctor Bakes Gluten-Free at Vroman's Bookstore. 2:00 PM
  • Jane Velez-Mitchell discusses Addict Nation: An Intervention for America at Book Soup. 5:00 PM
  • Glen Hirshberg explores The Book of Bunk at Skylight Books. 5:00 PM.
  • 8th Annual Romeo & Juliet Theme Italian Renaissance Ball at UCLA Powell College Library. 8 PM
  • MONAs Sweetheart Neon Cruise of Los Angeles. 6:30 PM

Sunday, February 13, 2011
Monday, February 14, 2011
  • Valentine's Day

Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
  • Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation delivers its 2011-2012 Economic Forecast & Industry Outlook at its Breakfast program at the Los Angeles Marriott Downtown. 7:00 AM

  • Thursday, February 17, 2011
  • SurveyLA Community Meeting held at Neutra VDL House, 2300 Silver Lake Boulevard, Silver Lake. 7 - 9 pm
  • Exhibition Walkthrough: All of this and nothing with the artist Charlie White at Hammer Museum. 7 PM

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