Wags & Whiskers/Kids ’N Kritters: Dogs vs. Cats — May 3. Bring in a picture (between now and 5/5) of your dog or cat and put it up in the window. Write in 50 words or less why your pet is great. Enter the drawing for a photograph of your pampered pet with renowned animal photographer Sherry Barnett. Once Upon A Time Bookstore, 2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose. For information, call (818) 248-9668.
Mother’s Day Art Workshops — May 3. Create a beautiful homemade present for your mom at the Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA. Participate in one of the following three workshops to craft a unique gift. The workshops available are: Youth Crafts, for children ages 7 to 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Daddy and Me for children ages 3-6 accompanied by a parent from 1 to 2 p.m., and Spring Blossom Acrylic Painting for all individuals above the age of 16 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. For additional information on the workshops and fees contact Ana Marie Schaefer at (818) 790-0123 ext. 231.