Summer reading program kicks off
La Crescenta Public Library's Summer Reading Program, "Paws, Claws, Scales and Tales," will kick-off today with "Wildlife Wendy's Tropical Birds," at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the La Crescenta Public Library, 4521 La Crescenta Ave., La Crescenta.
Wendy Horton will entertain the audience with exotic birds, tricks, mimicking and facts.
Horton will be back to entertain audiences at 2 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, call (818) 248-5313.
Concert series explores music
Descanso Gardens' World Music Concert Series presents a performance by On Ensemble, a group of musicians who explore the realms for traditional Japanese drums, from 2 to 3 p.m. on Sunday July 9 at Descanso Gardens, Under the Oaks Theater, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge.