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Getty Center: Un-Highlights Tour

at Museum Hack - Brentwood 1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, California 90049

Made for museum lovers and skeptics alike, our Un-Highlights tour of the Getty Center will show you a side of the Getty you’ve never seen before!  Join our renegade tour guides on a high-energy, two-hour group tour through this visual arts mecca with a “tasting menu” approach as you learn the crazy true stories behind a selection of art...

Saturday Oct 19th, 11am - 1pm

True American Crime

at Urban Elective - Boyle Heights 2350 Sunrise St, Los Angeles, California 90023

This course will explore true crime through two real-life murders. We will deep-dive into the case, the suspects, and the tools that both law enforcement and lawyers use to make their case. You will learn how to look at a crime with a keen eye to determine who is guilty and who is not; you will explore the various ways in which evidence proves –...

Thursday Oct 24th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$129

6 sessions

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From Sondheim to Hamilton: The History of Musicals

at Urban Elective - Sherman Oaks 13730 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, California 91423

History of Musicals is a class for anyone, from the Hamilfans to the rock dwellers who don’t even know their Do-Re-Mi’s. We will cover everything from operetta and vaudeville to the Disney Renaissance and what La La Land got wrong. There will be some lecture, but students should mostly expect an interactive environment with discussion, videos,...

Monday Oct 21st, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$129

6 sessions

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Fall Lecture: Art Movements from the Roaring 20’s

at Santa Monica College - Santa Monica 1900 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, California 90405

The 20th century was an age of dramatic social and political change, with artistic movements simultaneously echoing and influencing those changes. Through the Jazz Age, the Great Depression, two world wars, and the increasing influence of European art upon American sensibilities, artists have captured the ebb and flow of social changes within their...

Saturday Nov 2nd, 10am - 12pm

  (2 sessions)
$59

2 sessions

Intro to Sex, Sexuality, and Gender

at Urban Elective - Hancock Park 600 South La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036

This course will introduce students to the power dynamics of varying aspects of gender and sexuality that play out in society. We will discuss gender as a social construct; get deep into feminist theory; seek out when, where, and in what ways femininity and masculinity are represented in the current culture; distinguish between “masculinity” and...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 5pm - 7pm

  (6 sessions)
$129

6 sessions

Intro to Astronomy & Astrophysics

at Urban Elective - Boyle Heights 2350 Sunrise St, Los Angeles, California 90023

Through this course, students with an interest in planets, stars, galaxies, and outer space will become acquainted with the world of astronomy and astrophysics. From history to today’s theories on the expansion of the universe, students will navigate and understand this fascinating world around them while also receiving insights into science and...

Monday Oct 21st, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (6 sessions)
$129

6 sessions

Herbal Supplements: Basics for the Everyday Consumer

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

Participants in this interactive workshop will be introduced to the herbal supplements industry and the products they sell.  Participants will also be introduced to the various health benefits and common mistakes involving medicinal plants and supplements advertised and sold in stores and the internet.   Participants in this class will...

Saturday Oct 26th, 9am - 2pm

Halloween At Heritage Square

at El Camino College - Torrance 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, California 90506

Begin your Halloween celebration with an exploration of El Alisal, the rustic stone house built by Charles Lummis at the turn of the 20th century. Lummis, a seminal figure in early Los Angeles, built this home from river rock, and from its quarters he entertained a wide rage of prominent figures, including John Muir, Will Rogers, and Clarence...

Saturday Oct 26th, 9am - 4pm

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How to Be a Weirdo

at Urban Elective - Sherman Oaks 13730 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, California 91423

Full course title: How to Be a Weirdo: Urban Legends, The Occult, and Conspiracy Theories Our course is all about weird subjects. We’ll be covering cryptozoology, conspiracy theories, and the paranormal. Each class will be on a different subject, so we recommend taking all 6 classes to get the full weird experience. Or just pick your favorite!...

No Upcoming Schedules
$129

6 sessions

9-11 Reconsidered

at El Camino College - Torrance 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, California 90506

The events of September 11, 2001, are well-known. But what if everything we know about 9/11 is wrong or incomplete? What if we look at video evidence from a distance of 18 years and see September 11 in a new light? If you dare to think the "unthinkable," join this reconsideration of the unforgettable events in New York City, Washington, D.C., and...

No Upcoming Schedules
$125

6 sessions

The Truth Beyond 'Wild Wild Country': Talk and Q&A

at Liberate Hollywood - Hollywood 6365 Selma Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028

As Osho’s personal attorney, Niren lived the development and destruction of the Rajneeshpuram community in Oregon in the 80s. He experienced the human yearnings for transformation and freedom, and also the fear of the unknown and desire for power both outside and inside the Community. In an hour and a half talk, followed by Q&A, Niren presents...

No Upcoming Schedules
$25

The Dark History of Los Angeles

at Urban Elective - Downtown 700 Jackson St, Los Angeles, California 90012

The Dark History of Los Angeles is a course consisting of murder and mayhem in Los Angeles from the 1850s to present day. You will learn about the city by bearing witness to its iconic, and lesser known, crimes. You will become acquainted with the devils and the angels who once called Los Angeles home. There are no prerequisites for the course—all...

No Upcoming Schedules
$129

6 sessions

The Age of Dinosaurs

at Urban Elective - West Los Angeles 10543 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90064

The Mesozoic, or “Age of Dinosaurs”, was a fascinating span of 184 million years that was critical in determining how our present world came to be. This course will explore fundamental biological principles through the context of life in the Mesozoic, focused on the lives, evolution, and ecology of dinosaurs. We will also discuss some of the greatest...

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$129

6 sessions

Talkin' Trash: Removing Plastic from Your Life

at West Los Angeles College - Culver City Fine Arts Bldg 9000 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, California 90230

Plastic pollution is one of our most pressing environmental concerns. Recent changes in the recycling market mean that more of our “recyclables” are ending up in landfills at best and in our oceans at worst. The answer lies in reducing the trash (especially plastic) we produce. Learn more about this issue and how you can make changes to reduce...

No Upcoming Schedules
$25

History of Hotels in America

at Santa Monica College - Santa Monica 1900 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, California 90405

NEW! The hotel industry in America began with simple New England country inns and taverns, progressed to grand hotels with the growth of major American cities, and culminated in the sophisticated boutique hotels of today.  As America grew, the need for accommodations for travelers spurred the development of the hospitality industry while advancing...

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$29
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