The City of Santa Clarita unveiled a new art exhibit, “Zoology, works by LT Mustardseed,” on Jan. 27. The exhibit will be displayed through May 8 in the Town Center Art Space at the Westfield Valencia Town Center, located at 24201 Valencia Boulevard.
Lieutenant Mustardseed is a Desert Storm Veteran and a self-taught artist native to Los Angeles. She has created numerous public and private art commissions including the “Western Tiger Swallowtail” butterfly sculpture which will be reinstalled at a new location in Central Park this spring. Mustardseed uses machinery, welding and custom paint finishes to honor past traditions while creating unique works of art that represent the present. Design aesthetic, long-term durability and quality are paramount to her process.
The “Zoology, works by LT Mustardseed” exhibit will feature a whimsical collection of sculptures created from recycled materials. One sculpture, “Pawsha” was created 90 percent from objects used from a pet retail outlet in Santa Clarita. Another, “Punk Elican” is a sculpture of a pelican made completely from recycled steel, wood and other found objects.
For more information about City of Santa Clarita sponsored art exhibits, please contact Arts and Events Supervisor, Jeff Barber at (661) 250-3779 or visit arts.santa-clarita.com/arts/galleries.
Longtime festival favorites and thrilling newcomers highlight the performance schedule at the 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, which will be held Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23, in Old Town Newhall.
Calling all teens and tweens: The city of Santa Clarita Public Library presents FanFest. FanFest is back and will be held Friday, April 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Canyon Country Community Center, 18410 Sierra Highway, Canyon Country, CA 91351.
Los Angeles County Parks is hiring. This Spring, we are looking to employ our local L.A. County Youth with an excellent entry level job that pays more than minimum wage ($16.04) and allows them to work at their local L.A. County Park, including Val Verde Park.
Santa Clarita Valley residents once again came together during the 2022 holiday season to raise money and donate items to charity, as approximately 2,500 riders joined Santa Clarita Transit’s Holiday Light Tour.
Deborah Anderson, Los Angeles County Library’s assistant director of Education and Engagement, has been selected to receive the prestigious 2023 Sullivan Award for Public Library Administrators Supporting Services to Children.
In alignment with both the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the California Department of Public Health, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health will change to weekly reporting of COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths data beginning April 6.
With the lifting of county, state and federal COVID-19 emergency orders, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health continues to ensure easy access to free vaccines, boosters, tests and therapeutics.
Due to the recent rainfall, Los Angeles County Health Officer, Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, is cautioning residents that bacteria, chemicals, debris, trash, and other public health hazards from city streets and mountain areas are likely to contaminate ocean waters around discharging storm drains, creeks, and rivers after the rainfall. Individuals who enter the water in these areas could become ill.
Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger hosted an intimate reception honoring several local artists affiliated with Tierra del Sol, a non-profit organization based in Sunland that helps individuals with developmental disabilities hone their skills in the arts and discover career opportunities.
In alignment with both the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the California Department of Public Health, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health will change to weekly reporting of COVID-19 case, hospitalization and death data. The last day of daily reporting will be today, Tuesday, March 28. Starting the week of April 3, COVID-19 data will be reported weekly.
California State Senator Scott Wilk (R-Santa Clarita) expressed frustration at the Senate Public Safety Committee’s failure to advance a bill he coauthored aimed at bringing accountability to the fentanyl crisis.
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