‘Speedway 1972’

The University of La Verne’s Irene Carlson Gallery of Photography is showing Henry Horenstien’s “Speedway 1972,” documenting the Thompson Speedway in Thompson, Connecticut, through Jan. 20, 2023. The gallery in Miller Hall is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.


The Ground Floor Gallery in Miller Hall presents “Homebound,” a group exhibition which features photographs by undergraduate students in the photography department. The exhibition is curated by Maxwell Sierra and includes work from artists Ethan Bermudez, Armida Norma Carranza, Kaylie Ennis, Drake Ingram, Robyn J’Nai Jones, Darcelle Jones-Wesley, Chris Rogers, Maxwell Sierra and Kimberly Toth. 

A reception and walkthrough for the exhibit will be 5 p.m. Tuesday. The exhibit runs through Dec. 16. The gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

‘Transformations in Glass’

The Claremont Lewis Museum of Art is hosting the exhibition “Transformations in Glass: Vitreous Funk, Fantasy and Light,” which features the work of recognized glass artists who were influenced by the Claremont art community during a pivotal time in their artistic development. The gallery of blown-glass objects, sculptures, mosaics and works in neon is open from noon to 4 p.m., Friday through Sunday at the Claremont Depot at 200 W. First St. next to the Metrolink Station. The show runs through Feb. 5, 2023. 

Admission is free on Fridays. For more information visit discoverclaremont.com/event/exhibition-transformations-in-glass-5.

The Haven

Local indie rock bands RMBR, South Trees, Raccoon Cartoons and Via Diocares will perform from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at The Haven at 296 W. Second Street in Pomona. General admission is $11.50.

For more information visit thehavenpomona.com/event-details/rmbr-south-trees-raccoon-cartoons-via-diocares.

The Wrecks

The Wrecks, an American pop rock band, will perform at 8 p.m. Friday at The Glass House at 200 W. Second St. in Pomona. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $25.

For more information visit theglasshouse.us.

Bachata Lessons

Evie Dance Studio is offering bachata dance lessons for beginners Friday from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. at 275 E. Second St. in Pomona. No partner is needed and dancers are encouraged to wear comfortable attire. Tickets are $20.19 including fees online. Walk-ins are also accepted.  

For more information visit eventbrite.com/e/bachata-lessons-tickets-360194169457.

Ground Zero Open Mic

Stand-up comedian Zero Rimpson will host an open mic from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at Shaun Diamond Plaza, 197 W. Second St. in downtown Pomona. Admission is free.

—Kamila K. De La Fuente

Kamila K. De La Fuente is a fifth-year senior creative writing and broadcast journalism major. She is currently the LV Life editor for the Campus Times. She is a dedicated broadcast journalist who is passionate about storytelling and community engagement. Devoted to a lifestyle of knowledge, service and vision, she is actively involved in her community as well as a fierce advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion. She has previously served as an assistant editor and staff writer in Fall 2022.


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