Deal on Spree Bird (formerly Screamin Daily Deals) $15 for a Conventional RaceTeam Oil Change & Comprehensive Vehicle Inspection from EZ Lube, 74 SoCal Locations to Choose From ($29.99 Value). Promo value expires Jan. 23, 2012. Limit 1 per member. May purchase 1 additional deal as a gift. Disposal fee & taxes not included. Not valid with any other offers. See Additional Fine Print. http://www.screamindailydeals.com/deal/los-angeles-oil-change-ez-lube
October 20-23. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Santa Clarita Valley Kids Consignment Sale Event. You can find thousands of high-quality, new and gently-used children's items at 50-70% off retail! 50 % off many remaining items on Sunday! 25300 Rye Canyon Road, Valencia, CA 91355.
October 21. 6 p.m. Free weekly jazz concerts at LACMA. BP Grand Entrance. No reservations needed.
October 22. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free Family Festival at the Getty Center. Enjoy music and dance, storytelling, crafts and the Getty galleries. 1200 Getty Center Dr., L.A.
$15 parking. 310-440-7300.
October 22. 2 p.m. Living Treasures from Around the World with The Reptile Family at the Mark Taper Auditorium, Central Library, 630 W. Fifth St., L.A. Get a close-up encounter with a wild array of lizards, snakes and other critters. Ages 4 and older. Free. 213-228-7250.
October 22. 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Pumpkin Party, Leonis Adobe Museum, 23537 Calabasas Rd., Calabasas. This holiday party features craft activities, games, music and pumpkins. $4 adults, $2 children. www.leonisadobemuseum.org.
October 22. 10 a.m. FREE Build and Grow Clinic at Lowes. Bring your child to Lowe's and they can build a project. The kids get goggles and an apron and a kit to build an item. They use hammers their size and get a patch afterward for completing the project.
October 23. 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Free Family Festival – Celebrating Korean Arts and Culture at the Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena.
Visitors can explore Korean culture, through performances, hands on
crafts and other activities – and check out the exhibit Auspicious
Beauty: Korean Genre Paintings.. www.pacificasiamuseum.org
October 23. 1 p.m.-4 p.m. A Noise Within Free Community Open House at the Noise Within Theater, 3352 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena. The theater company,
celebrating its 20th year, will show off its new space with tours, readings, and interactive activities for kids. The Open House is free, but reservations are required and may be made by calling (626) 356-3127. Free self parking is located in the Sierra Madre Villa Metro parking structure, with entrances on northbound Sierra Madre Villa Avenue or North Halsted Street. www.ANoiseWithin.org
October 23. 6 p.m. FREE weekly concerts at LACMA. (Los Angles County Museum of Art). These one-hour concerts are presented free to the public on Sundays in the Leo S. Bing Theater. If you don’t make it there, you can also listen online for free at: http://www.lacma.org/programs/SundaysLive.aspx#audio
October 27. 10:30 a.m. Toddler Time with Jennifer will be starting again in October at Barnes and Noble in Woodland Hills at 6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd.
October 27 (and subsequent Thursdays). 9:30-11:30 a.m. Free Mommy and Me Class at The Church on The Way for children under 5 years of age. Please bring a snack for your child. King’s Kid’s Building, West Campus, 14800 Sherman Way, Van Nuys, 91405. Call 818-779-8000 for more information.
It’s time to sign up for Six Flags Read to Succeed 2011-2012. Children in grades K-6 students who complete six hours of recreational reading can earn a free Six Flags ticket! Teachers get a free ticket too! (Teachers need to sign up their classes. As a home school teacher, you can sign up your children and get a free ticket as the teacher!) Here’s the link to learn more and sign up: http://readtosucceed.discoveryeducation.com/
October 28. 7 a.m.-10 p.m. IHOP restaurants will be offering one Scary Face Pancake free to each kid aged 12 and under! (You design it, so it doesn’t have to be scary, just yummy!) We went last year and my boys loved it!
October 29. 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Free Harvest Fair at Valley Vineyard (bring money for BBQ and bake sale). Come dressed is costume for games, crafts, live music and candy! 6642 Reseda Blvd., Reseda.
October 31. 6-8 p.m. Free Family Fall Festival at the Sports Field at The Church on the Way. Come enjoy games, slides, bounce houses, face painting, crafts, and lots of candy! Children 11 and under and their families are welcome in family friendly costumes.
October 31. 6 p.m.-closing. Chipotle is offering up $2.00 Burritos, Salads, or Bowls when you come in somehow dressed “in a costume inspired by the family farm.” They suggest crops, farm tools, tractors, silos, or farm animals. Get the proverbial creative juices flowing and you might have a shot at winning a prize in the Costume Contest.