THU, TUE 24
Create unique works of art with a variety of materials inspired by a new theme each month. This month’s theme will be the Year of the Tiger. 1-3 p.m. at Malibu Bluffs Park. $5 for class, $10 materials fee.
FRI, TUE 25
Learn the mysteries of classic portrait painting, limited palette, shadow patterns, and the sight-size technique. Participants also have the opportunity to create a self-portrait. Bring a photo, an easel, materials for oil or water-based painting, and a drop cloth for the table. Instructed by Inger Hodgson. Pay $5 at the walk-in rate. Registration required, space permitting: MalibuCity.org/Register
SAT, TUE 26
POP-UP EVENT AT MALIBU VILLAGE
After a successful event at Malibu Village a year ago, prosperity market returns to close out Women’s History Month with their women-owned organization with a pop-up at the Malibu Village from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Prosperity Market is a farmer’s market on wheels and a food truck in one. All vendors are Los Angeles-based black entrepreneurs, including urban gardeners, chefs, teenage vegan bakers, natural wellness product creators, and more.
SUN, TUE 27
CARS & COFFEE
The city of Malibu is hosting an exclusive, free car show. Every second and fourth Sunday. Free. All ages are welcome. 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Malibu Bluffs Park, 24250 Pacific Coast Highway.
SAT, APR 2
SPRING WILD FLOWERS HIKE
Enjoy the fresh mountain air and breathtaking views on the Spring Wildflower Hike. Spend the morning discovering the flora and fauna of this unique coastal landscape on a free hike with an instructor. Terrain can be uneven and participants will hike up to see the vast area of the park. Location: Charmlee Wilderness Park. Free. Starting from 7 years old. From 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Arrival at 8:45 a.m.
OAK CARE EVENT AT TRIPPET RANCH
The Santa Monica Mountains Resource Conservation District has planted hundreds of Coast Live Oaks in Trippet Ranch in Topanga State Park and now needs volunteers to care for them. Help reforest the wild lands of Topanga State Park by attending one of the listed oak care events: April 2 or 23. All events take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 20829 Entrada Rd, Topanga, CA 90290. During these events, volunteers will water and care for the young oak trees at our planting sites and eventually replant any trees that have not not survived. Please wear clothes you are prepared to get dirty in and durable shoes. Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, we are limiting the number of volunteers who can attend. If you are interested in volunteering, send an email to [email protected].
SAT, APR 9
The City of Malibu will host the 22nd Annual Chumash Day Pow Wow and Intertribal Gathering at Malibu Bluffs Park on Saturday, April 9. The community is encouraged to attend the festive cultural celebration honoring Malibu’s first residents and first Americans, the Chumash. This family cultural festival is free and open to all, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Parking is available off-site at the corner of Civic Center Way and Webb Way, with free shuttles available to Malibu Bluffs Park.
Last day: March 27. The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University presents “The Cultivators: Highlights from the Kinsey African American Art and History Collection” exhibit, which features masterful works of art, photographs, rare books, letters and manuscripts. that chronicle the achievements and contributions of African Americans over the past five centuries. Curated by Khalil Kinsey and Larry Earl, “The Cultivators” includes some of the collection’s iconic objects, which have traveled the world to more than 30 locations over the past 15 years. “The Cultivators” will be presented at the Weisman Museum of Art from January 15 to March 27. The exhibition is free at the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art.
TALES FROM THE PARK
In partnership with the Malibu Library, Park Tales is a fun and educational program for the whole family. Children and their caregivers will listen to stories told by the Malibu Library Children’s Librarian, create an art activity, and enjoy a free snack. From 2 to 5 years old. Organized on Thursdays March 17, April 21 and May 26. At Malibu Bluffs Park. From 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
An energetic Latin dance workout that incorporates salsa, cha-cha and merengue in an easy-to-follow format. No dance experience necessary. Wednesdays at Malibu Bluffs Park Michael Landon Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Cost $20 to $25. Pre-register online at MalibuCity.org/Register.
Did you know that coloring helps relieve stress? Join a free coloring program led by Judy Merrick at Malibu Bluffs Park Michael Landon Center. Wednesdays 1-2 p.m. RSVP by calling the Malibu Senior Center at (310) 456-2489, Ext. 357.
Knit with Sheila Rosenthal is held every Monday and Friday at Malibu Bluffs Park. 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This is a walk-in complimentary program. No experience required.
Relax, refresh, and strengthen your core during this one-hour outdoor pilates class. Learn new poses, increase your flexibility and practice stretching techniques in a calm and relaxing environment. Participants will focus on building and maintaining strength. Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Sign up for the month or pay a $5 walk-in fee, space permitting. Organized on Monday.
SENIOR ELASTICITY AND RESISTANCE
Held on Mondays from 1 to 2 p.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Participants will focus on flexibility, balance, circulation, muscle tone and breathing techniques. The class will take place outdoors at Malibu Bluffs Park, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sign up for the month or pay a $5 fee. For more information, contact (310) 456-2489, Ext. 357, or visit Malibucity.org/seniorcenter.
Shop for fresh fruits and vegetables, prepared meals and more at the weekly Malibu Farmers Market. Sundays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 23555 Civic Center Way