CategoryThe Learning Centers at Fairplex

Support students this #GivingTuesday

November 28, 2017

It’s #GivingTuesday! Help support students of The Learning Centers at Fairplex with a contribution towards our non-profit programs. The Learning Centers at Fairplex provides early education, youth leadership, high school career technology, hands-on agricultural and cultural field trip experiences to the local community. Our students are inspired to grow, learn and excel in many pathways,…

Fairplex Weekend Recap: Celebrating Dia de los Muertos at En Memoria

November 6, 2017

What a fun weekend at Fairplex! From our first ever Dia de los Muertos celebration (En Memoria), to the freaktacular spectacle that was Lagunitas Beer Circus, to the family fun at Fall in the Farm, the fun was truly non-stop. We like to share our weekend experiences through the eyes of our guests! Here are…

November at Fairplex

November 2, 2017

Hello November at Fairplex! We’re kicking off the month in a very festive way, with THREE events planned for the community on this first weekend. From tasty libations to cow milking demonstrations, there’s something for everyone. Keep reading to see what we have in store for you this month: En Memoria (Nov. 4): We’re launching…

Thank you to our donors!

October 27, 2017

Our auto education fundraising campaign ended last Friday and the results are in! Thanks to our generous donors, we raised a total of $43,715 for the Alex Xydias and Pete Chapouris Center for the Automotive Arts! AXC, as the program is referred to, is a two-year program preparing high school students for a career in…

Meet the Artists of One Path Two Journeys

October 26, 2017

Artists Judithe Hernández and Patssi Valdez have greatly influenced the aesthetic voices of Latinas. You can see their work at the Millard Sheets Art Center as part of the Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative. From their childhoods in East Los Angeles to their experiences in the Chicano Civil Rights Movement of the 70s, both women…

Lost in Art: Reflection

October 18, 2017

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA is an exploration of Latin American and Latino art that stretches across more than seventy arts and cultural institutions in Southern California, including right here at Fairplex. There’s no right or wrong way to get lost in art. Within the walls of his home, Cheech has his own way. Within the…

Challenge Accepted: Gear Up, Give Back

October 10, 2017

The Learning Centers at Fairplex is gearing up for a special challenge benefiting current and future students of our automotive program. Now – Oct. 20th every dollar donated to our auto education program (The Alex Xydias & Pete Chapouris Center for Automotive Arts) will be matched for up to $45,000 donated. That means we have…