CategoryThe Learning Centers at Fairplex

The Learning Centers at Fairplex Receives $1.9 Million Boost from Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez

October 26, 2023

The Learning Centers at Fairplex’s (TLC) career education program received a major boost this month with more than $1.9 million in state funding thanks to Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez (D-53). Rodriguez secured $1.924 million in the fiscal year 2024 state budget to fund TLC’s Career and Technical Education Center (CTEC). This will support CTEC classroom and…

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Cheers – L.A.’s Wine, Spirits, Beer & Food Fest is Back at Fairplex!

June 10, 2022

Summer nights are for dancing, eating and drinking! Fairplex presents… Cheers: LA’s Wine, Spirits, Beer & Food Festival on Saturday, June 18 (in partnership with The Pomona Chamber of Commerce and Sakul Creative. For over a decade, Cheers has been a celebration of the award-winning wine, spirits and extra virgin olive oils from the Los…

Roberto Viramontes The Learning Centers at Fairplex Executive Director

The Learning Centers (TLC) At Fairplex Name Roberto Viramontes As New Executive Director

April 6, 2022

The Learning Centers (TLC) at Fairplex, the education arm of the long-standing Pomona institution, announced the appointment of Roberto Viramontes as its new Executive Director. Viramontes’ post began on March 14. The Learning Centers (TLC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization transforming lives through life-long learning experiences in partnership with Fairplex and the community. For nearly…

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The Learning Centers at Fairplex Highlight: Alex Xydias Celebrates 100th Birthday!

February 28, 2022

Last week, one of the namesakes of the Alex Xydias and Pete Chapouris Center for Automotive Arts (AXC), Alex, celebrated his 100th Birthday at the NHRA Motorsports Museum. Mr. Xydias is a renowned hot rod legend and award-winning figure in the automotive customizing industry.  About AXC In 2012, The Learning Centers at Fairplex began an…

New Sculpture at Fairplex

May 2, 2018

The Millard Sheets Art Center at Fairplex has a new sculpture! Last Friday, officials unveiled a beautiful bronze sculpture that pays homage to Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta. Maestro Jose Sacal created and donated this piece of art to Los Angeles County. We are proud to be selected…

Fairplex Weekender: Fun in the sun

April 13, 2018

Get ready for another busy weekend at Fairplex! It’s supposed to be in the 80s both Saturday and Sunday, which means perfect weather for all our outdoor events. Check out what we have planned: Bubble Run 5K (Sat): The Bubble Run invites you to jog, skip, walk/run through a 5K filled with suds, bubbles and…

Fairplex Weekender: Ag, crafts, art and spas

April 6, 2018

Happy Friday! Here’s what’s going on at Fairplex this weekend: Stamp & Scrapbook Expo(Thurs – Sat): It’s a crafter’s paradise at Fairplex this weekend! Crop parties, shopping, make & take workshops, door prizes and more await you at the Stamp & Scrapbook Expo. Get inspired for your next project and gather all the supplies you’ll…

April at Fairplex

April 3, 2018

Check out what events are happening at Fairplex this month as we head into Spring 2018! Stamp & Scrapbook Expo (April 5-7): The Stamp & Scrapbook Expo is a crafter’s paradise. Shop tons of supplies, participate in Make & Take workshops, win prizes and get inspired for your next project. Tickets available the day of…