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The disappearance of Elizabeth Smart was one of the most publicized child abduction cases of the modern era. At just 14 years old, just before graduating from middle school, Elizabeth was abducted at knifepoint from her own bedroom in the middle of the night. She was brutally ripped away from her home and family and held captive for nine months. Elizabeth shared her inspiring story of overcoming unimaginable fear, abuse, and loneliness. She will discuss topics such as triumphing over adversity, the importance and process of recovery, and not allowing your past to dictate your future. Having lived through a nightmarish experience, Elizabeth shared her insights about the importance of never giving up hope during times of struggle.
http://www.lpainc.com/ "This is really a momentous occasion. Prior to this makeover, Malibu Library, as we all know, stood virtually unchanged from 1963. The library that we are celebrating today is unique to the city of Malibu," Mayor Laura Zahn Rosenthal said in a ceremony that lasted nearly an hour.
Librarians across Los Angeles County—from Agoura Hills to Willowbrook—increasingly are on the frontlines of the region's homelessness crisis, confronting a challenge as complex as anything in the reference stacks. As key partners in the County's groundbreaking Homeless Initiative, they are pioneering ways to connect homeless patrons with services while keeping these treasured public spaces welcoming for all. Here's a look at how this unique relationship is unfolding at the Malibu Library.
The 2015 Malibu Library Speaker Series continued on Sept. 23 with Award-winning documentary filmmaker and daughter of Robert F. Kennedy, Rory Kennedy . Following a screening of her newest film, Last Days in Vietnam, Rory Kennedy - youngest daughter of Robert F. Kennedy - discussed the film with with ABCs .
Malibu Library Speaker Series features Jeannette Walls, best-selling author of "The Glass Castle," on October 24, 2017 at Malibu City Hall. Walls offers readers a glimpse into the joys and struggles of her childhood, her life, and her charismatic but dysfunctional family. The memoir has sold over 4.5 million copies in the U.S., has been translated into 30 languages, and was developed into a major motion picture starring Woody Harrelson and Naomi Watts that opened in theaters in July 2017. Find out about upcoming speaker series events at www.MalibuCity.org/LibrarySpeakers
Michael Backes, one of the foremost experts and advocates of medical cannabis, was featured at the Malibu Library Speaker Series on July 15, 2015. His recent book "Cannabis Pharmacy: The Practical Guide to Medical Marijuana" offers an evidence-based guide on the chemistry and applications of medical cannabis, what ailments it can treat, and the different medicinal cannabis strains.
City of Malibu, Public Library of Los Angeles County Malibu Branch and Pepperdine University partnered to present the special Earth Month Malibu Library . Talk by Bill McKibben co-founder of 350.org on Breaking Free From Fossil Fuels recorded April 4, 2016 at Town Hall Seattle.
On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Jose Angel Manaiza Jr. from www.MalibuAPlusTutor.com & I joined forced to enlighten the citizens of Malibu, CA. While I read Michael Trouble books to the children, he tutored adults & teens in various subjects. Combined efforts are my favorite. It's a reminder to all that when we praise we RAISE... each other!
August 15, 2016 by BOBBY CARTER • Good luck trying to classify Anderson .Paak and his band The Free Nationals. Much of their sound is layered atop a soulful hip-hop foundation; from there, your safest bet is to call it a hodgepodge of genres in the best way possible. Guitarist Jose Rios and bassist Kelsey Gonzalez inject a hard-rock edge into the Hi-Tek-produced "Come Down," this set's opening number. When you hear them play the first few jazz chords of "Heart Don't Stand A Chance," it's hard to simply call this R&B. It's been a slow build for .Paak, who released a few mixtapes before his 2014 debut album Venice. This year has marked his official breakout with Malibu, on which he did what so many in his position fail to do: He capitalized. After bursting into the spotlight with his appear...
The Library Speaker Series featured Dara Torres, author of the best-sellers "Age is Just a Number" and "Gold Medal Fitness," on March 16, 2016. Torres is arguably the fastest female swimmer in America. Dara spoke about what it takes to be a world champion, staying graceful in defeat, and staying fit into the fifties. She has competed in five Olympic games and has won 12 Olympic medals.
The first Malibu Library Speaker Series of 2016 featured Dr. Paul Cummins. Dr. Paul Cummins is founder, president, and CEO of Coalition for Engaged Education, a co-founder of Crossroads School and New Roads School in Santa Monica, and author of four books on education. Dr. Cummins has devoted his life to creating opportunities for children from all backgrounds to have access to quality education that is engaging and inspires a passion for lifelong learning. For more information on the series and future speakers, visit malibucity.org/speakersseries
How to make coconut liqueur Malibu Malibu liqueur Ingredients Coconut flakes - 160 g Vodka - 0,5 L Vanilla sugar - a pinch of it condensed milk - 1 can Water - 200 Ml Cooking process Fill up the jar with flakes and alcohol, let it infuse for 7 days at room temperature, mixing it from time to time. Afterwards filter it through 2-4 layered cheese cloth, add condensed milk, vanilla sugar and water. Mis it well and leave it for 3-4 days in the fridge. Eliturate it, so that the coconut fat settle down on the bottom and wallside of the jar. Leave it for another 7 days at room temperature and then repeat the elituration using the siphon pipe. To get it ready just let it infuse 7 more days. Homemade Malibu has rich coconut smell and taste with tender flavour of condensed milk. It goes well with ...
Malibu Library Speaker Series January 16th 2016 In this video author and education advocate Paul Cummins discusses the creation of the Crossroads School, quality education, innovation, and the public/private education gulf. --- The first Speaker Series event in 2016 features Dr. Paul Cummins, the founder, president, and CEO of Coalition for Engaged Education. He is also a cofounder of Crossroads School and New Roads School in Santa Monica, and author of four books on education. Dr. Cummins has devoted his life to creating opportunities for children from all backgrounds to have access to quality education that is engaging and inspires a passion for lifelong learning.
Subscribe today to catch all of my upcoming reviews and projects! http://bit.ly/1RXFn3v With an overwhelming amount of people requesting that I start doing some videos in my "old style", I decided to shoot In Depth Tours again, including test drives and the occasional "cold start". There has been so much positive feedback on this new style that I will be working to integrate it more often, in addition to my In Depth Reviews and project car videos. Today, I take you on an interactive walkthrough of our next big potential project, a '69 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu sedan that used to belong to my wife's grandmother. In addition to showing you all of the cool stuff, I also get it running after a long hibernation and take it for a drive. I feel this style will be a continuous work in progres...
http://www.autobytel.com/chevrolet/malibu/2016/?id=32972 The Malibu’s dramatic head-to-toe redesign is the strongest shot at the competition to date. The ride is superb, the handling is solid and predictable, and the cabin is library quiet. Prices start at $21,625 for the base L model up to $30,920 for the Premier model as seen here. Under the hood is a turbocharged 2.0 liter 4-cylinder EcoTec that makes 250 horsepower and 258 lb-ft. of torque. This engine is rated at 22 MPG in the city and 33 MPG on the highway. See More Car Videos http://www.autobytel.com/car-videos/?id=32972 Join Our Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/autobytel