Lots of excitement this morning as we welcomed three new koi to the pond. BIG koi -- 18 inches, 22 inches and 24 inches. We called the koi pictured Houdini since he was trying to escape before being put in the pond. Check them out on Sunday from noon - 4pm during our free family festival celebrating Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights.
POMPEII: THE EXHIBITION - Experience it before it leaves!
From garden frescoes and marble statues to gladiator armor, coins and currency to religious altars and shrines — all set in their original surroundings — experience daily life in this once vibrant Roman city. Then, as the floors shake and the walls rumble, relive the volcano’s catastrophic eruption through an immersive CGI experience, culminating in the reveal of full body casts of twisted human forms, asphyxiated by extreme heat and noxious gases and forever frozen in time.
Tickets and more info: www.californiasciencecenter.org/
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Monday November 3rd, 2014 ECCLA, with the support of USC Government & Civic Engagement, invites students to submit essays on the theme, "What I want most that money can't buy." Students from 6th-8th and 9th- 12th grade are eligible to enter the contest. Cash awards for each catego…