UP & COMING.The St. Mel's St. Mel's is the name of both the cathedral and the secondary boys' boarding and day school located in the town of Longford in Ireland.
The episcopal seat was moved from nearby Ballymahon (?? should it not be Aradgh) in the 19th century. Monday Adult Club is holding its Holiday Boutique and Craft Show, featuring gift items and decor such as decorated baskets, Christmas wreaths, hand-crocheted purses, baby blankets, lap robes and hand-painted shirts, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today in the parish auditorium of St. Mel's Church, 20870 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. Coffee, home-baked goods and the 1997 Entertainment Book will be for sale. Call (818) 343-8507 or (818) 888-1198.
Singer-songwriter Jim Rule presents a mini-concert of original children's songs from his albums ``Let It Shine'' and ``Share This World,'' followed by an autograph session, 11 a.m. today at PAGES, Books for Children and Young Adults, 18399 Ventura Blvd., Tarzana. The admission fee of $2 may be applied to today's purchases of Rule's tapes. Call (818) 342-6657.
The San Fernando Valley San Fernando Valley
Valley, southern California, U.S. Northwest of central Los Angeles, the valley is bounded by the San Gabriel, Santa Susana, and Santa Monica mountains and the Simi Hills. Latino Arts Council An arts council is a government or private, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the arts mainly by funding local artists, awarding prizes, and organizing events at home and abroad. presents ``Dia de los Muertos'' (``Day of the Dead''), a free family event featuring live entertainment including Aztec dancers, fine arts and crafts arts and crafts, term for that general field of applied design in which hand fabrication is dominant. The term was coined in England in the late 19th cent. as a label for the then-current movement directed toward the revivifying of the decorative arts. exhibits, children's workshop, altar displays, community altar and food booths, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at the Andres Pico Adobe House, 10940 Sepulveda Blvd., Mission Hills. Call (818) 361-4216 or (818) 344-7017.
Benita Bike's Dance Arts, a chamber modern dance company, will present a free ``Double-Take'' educational dance program, a hands-on format in which dances are performed, followed by questions and impressions from the audience. A second performance of one of the dances gives the audience its ``double take,'' an insider's view of dancemaking, 3 p.m. today at the McGroarty Arts Center, 7570 McGroarty Terrace, Tujunga. Call (818) 353-5734.
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The university is adjacent to Grant High School. Often called "Valley College" or simply "Valley" by those who frequent the campus, it opened its doors to the public on September 12, 1949, at which time the campus was Historical Museum Association presents author Merry Ovnick in ``The Architectural Magic of the Valley,'' an illustrated lecture on the architecture of the San Fernando Valley and the rest of Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. , 3 p.m. Monday in the Cafeteria Conference Room on the campus, 5800 Fulton Ave., Van Nuys. Admission is free and open to the public. Call (818) 781-1200, Ext. 373.
``Screenwriters on Screenwriting,'' a series offered by UCLA UCLA University of California at Los Angeles
UCLA University Center for Learning Assistance (Illinois State University)
UCLA University of Carrollton, TX and Lower Addison, TX Extension intended for writers at all levels, features screenwriter David Koepp in an open exchange with students on script evolution from concept to production, 7 to 10 p.m. Monday in Dodd Hall, room 147, UCLA. Fee: $30 at the door. Call (310) 206-1542.