Little House has a variety of cultural activities- from holiday celebrations to weekly movies. All of our events are open to both members and non-members! For more information on upcoming and past lectures, movies, and activities click on the links below.
Wednesdays 1:00PM | Computer Classroom | Free Members | $3 Non-Members
March 25 Masterpiece Theater Classic: The 39 Steps
2008 - 85 Min.
Richard Hannay has his holiday interrupted when secret agent Scudder bursts into his apartment, staying alive just long enough to deposit a notebook. Pegged with murder, Hannay must decode the book and nab the culprits…before they find him first.
April 1 Showboat
1951 - 108 Min.
The daughter of a riverboat captain falls in love with a charming gambler, but their fairytale romance is threatened when his luck turns sour.
April 8 Damn Yankees
1958 - 111 Min.
Film adaptation of the George Abbott Broadway musical about a Washington Senators fan who makes a pact with the Devil to help his baseball team win the league pennant.
April 15 Funny Face
1957 - 103 Min.
An impromptu fashion shoot at a book store brings about a new fashion model discovery in the shop clerk.
April 22 My Fair Lady
1964 - 172 Min.
A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.
April 29 Kiss Me Kate
2003 - 109 Min.
Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew. Of course, the couple seem to act a great deal like the characters they play.
Mondays 1:00PM | Auditorium | Free Members | $3 Non-Members
March 30 - “Le Chef”
2014 PG-13 - 84 min
A temperamental three-star chef (Jean Reno) and his overly opinionated apprentice (Michael Youn) join forces to fight a corporate CEO in this French comedy.
April 6 - "Boyhood"
2014 R - 166 min
Instant classic, filmed over 12 years, which tells the fictional story of a boy growing up in Texas; with Oscar Supporting Actress Winner Patricia Arquette.
April 13 - "Gone Girl"
2014 R - 149 min
A thriller with an ending that must be forgiven, but it follows the book. Starring Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike.
April 20 - "Malificent"
2014 PG - 98 min
Disney fantasy which stars Angelina Jolie as the villian from 'Sleeping Beauty' and Elle Fanning as the cursed Princess Aurora.
April 27 - "Before I Go To Sleep"
2014 R 92 min
Nicole Kidman starts as a woman suffering from a daily renewing amnesia, in this thriller in which she doesn't know who to trust - her concerned husband (Colin Firth) or her therapist (Mark Strong).
The Little House Book Club Meets the First Wednesday of the Month
Meetings every month in the Conference Room, from 12:30 -2:00 - Free
MARCH: "The Arsonist" By Sue Miller
APRIL: "Under the Wide and Starry Sky" By Nancy Horan
MAY: “Portraits in Sepia” By Isabel Allende
JUNE: "The Wednesday Sisters" By Meg Waite Clayton
JULY: "The Cool Gray City of Love" By Gary Kamiya
AUG: "The Handmaids Tale" By Margaret Atwood
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Ansel Adams and the American Wilderness
The photographs of Ansel Adams convey his deep feeling for the wilderness and the environment. Epic vistas and elegant details of nature provoke an emotional response that goes beyond the physical realities depicted in the pictures.
March 24, 2015, 1:30PM - 2:30PM
Free for members, $5 for non-members
For info, call 650-326-2025, x222
Check out our monthly guest speakers who share with us their amazing life experiences. Coming up next:
Time: 1:30 – 2:30 PM
Cost: Free to members/$3.00 non-members
Info: Kamilah Najieb-Wachob 650-326-2025, ext. 222
The US West - the Bonanza Generation
A class not to be missed!
Untold opportunity! Fantastic wealth!
Gold, silver, copper, railroads, and timber. Marvelously colorful personalities!
Join historian MICHAEL SVANEVIK for tales of gumswallowing adventure, incredible, daring and steadfast determination. Life-gritty, rough, sometime violent; often naughty; the Far West before altered by Hollywood.
Every Wednesday, 3/25 - 5/13, from 1:30 to 3:30 PM; 8 sessions $50.
Learn about the culture and history of your ancestors. This series of classes will get you started and well on your way to a delightful excursion of a lifetime!