Angeleno Datebook- October 20, 2011

Thursday, October 2011

  • Celebrity Chef Tour fundraiser for the James Beard Foundation, featuring the cooking of Iron Chef Marc Forgione and family at Chaya Brasserie, West Hollywood, 7:30 PM. h/t Eater LA
  • Outfest Legacy Project honors Adam Shankman at its Legacy Awards 2011 at the Directors Guild of America. 8 PM
  • Eric Olsen, Glenn Schaeffer, & Michelle Huneven discuss and sign We Wanted to Be Writers: Life, Love, and Literature at the Iowa Writers' Workshop at Book Soup at 7 PM.
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of America honors Earvin "Magic" Johnson at its Heroes & High Hopes Award at the Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles at L.A. Live.
  • Bonnie Nadzam will read and sign her debut novel, Lamb, at Skylight Books at 7:30 PM
Friday, October 21, 2011
  • LA Fashion Week starts today at the Sunset Gower Studios.
  • Thad Nodine will read and sign his debut novel, Touch and Go, and Andrea Portes will read her novel, Hick, at Skylight Books, starting at 7:30 PM
  • GLSEN-Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network honors Chaz Bono and Rob Reiner at its Seventh Annual Respect Awards at the Beverly Hills Hotel. 5:30 PM

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Sunday, October 23 2011Monday, October 24, 2011
  • Starz presents its 15th Annual Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
  • Glamour Magazine hosts its Reel Moments reception at the Directors Guild of America. 7:00 PM
  • Joshua Baldwin discusses and signs The Wilshire Sun at Book Soup at 7 PM
Tuesday, October 25, 2011Wednesday, October 26, 2011
  • American Institute of Architects Los Angeles honors the late John Chase at its 2011 Design Awards and Party at the Pacific Design Center. 6:30 PM
  • Adam Arkin hosts the Virginia Avenue Project's Inspiration Gala at Casa Del Mar in Santa Monica. 6:00 PM
  • Santa Monica Museum of Art hosts an Opening Reception for "Wall Works: Peter Shire - The Walls Have Eyes". 6 PM

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