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Children’s Workshop: It’s Tea Time!

Children’s Workshop: It’s Tea Time!

Saturday 9/22 from 9:30 to 12:30

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Join Maite and discover the fascinating history of afternoon tea. This tea party will include close observation of paintings and decorative arts in the Huntington’s collection. Then put your chef hats on and whip up scones, tea sandwiches, and chai tea from scratch. Ages 7 and up. (Fee includes one accompanying adult).

registration info to follow

image: The Gascoigne Family, Francis Hayman, British, 1740, oil on canvas, The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Los Angeles Restaurant Menus

Saturday 11/10 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Discover Southern California’s architecture from 1920 to 1940 in the special exhibition Architects of a Golden Age: Highlights from the Huntington’s Southern California Architecture Collection. Prepare a group meal from Los Angeles restaurants menus of the same time period. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

registration info to follow

image: Menu Design In America/TASCHEN

Exploring Nature – just for kids!

Exploring Nature – just for kids!

Sunday 9/23 from 10:30am to 1:30pm

LACMA and ArtBites Pop-up

Discover how the natural world has inspired artists throughout the centuries at LACMA before heading to the ArtBites Pop-up Kitchen to prepare a vegetarian meal.

Menu may include:
Simple Green Salad
Grilled Zucchini with Citrus Dressing
Avocado and Tomato Pasta
Cocoa Nib Ice Cream

Ages 7 to 12. Class is limited to 6 children and one accompanying adult per child. No drop off.

($80 includes museum admission for the child and accompanying adult, tour, ingredients and recipes. Museum parking is not included.)

Please note that though this class meets at LACMA it is not LACMA organized.

10% of the proceeds of this class will go to RAICES.

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image: Levitated Mass, Michael Heizer, 2012, diorite granite and concrete, LACMA

The Grand Tour

batoni huntington

The Grand Tour

Saturday 10/6 from 9:00am to 12:30pm

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Back by popular demand!

Learn how English aristocrats of the 17th and 18th centuries spent months immersing themselves in the continent’s treasures. Hear how they returned home with art collections and with a new appreciation of cuisine. Prepare a feast suitable for an aristocrat. ($85 members; $100 non-members)

registration info to follow

images: James Stopford, Pompeo Batoni, 1753, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.