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Weekend fun

Animals, trains, battles and rockets are just some of the activities available this weekend.

  • On Friday, July 20, the Lakewood Nye library is hosting the Wild Wonders Animal show at 4 pm.  This event is free for everyone.  Lakewood Library is located at 6600 Del Amo Blvd., Lakewood, CA.
  • On Saturday, July 21, the Columbia Memorial space center is hosting “Rocket Fever”.  You can learn how they work, make your own and even watch a rocket launch contest.  Regular admission is $5.
  • Over the weekend, El Dorado Park is hosting a two day Civil War Reenactment.  You can see battles with combatants wearing period costumes and attend various demonstrations at this festival.  Admission is $14 for adults, $7 for children 11-5, 4 and under are free.
  • Goat Hill Junction will be open for FREE train rides on Saturday and Sunday.  They are located in Costa Mesa and offer kids of all ages train rides around a scenic park.  The kids always have a blast.  OCME is located at 2500 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92626.
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