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Lancaster BLVD Showcase – Weekly Events, Music, Art and Community

This Week on the BLVD


Tuesday April 12th

Goodmorning Antelope Valley

WhenTue, April 12, 8:30am – 10:30am
Where749 West lancaster BLVD, Lancaster, CA (map)
Description Weekly podcast / talk show highlighting events, businesses and community in the Antelope Valley. Come be a part of the live show! Hosted by Ben Andrews and Jim Greenleaf. 661.948.8442

Toddler Storytime

WhenTue, April 12, 11:30am – 12:00pm
Where601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)
DescriptionDrop in and join us for stories, songs, rhythms & movement for children ages 2-3 years old.


Pajama Storytime

WhenTue, April 12, 6:00pm – 6:45pm
Where601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)
DescriptionStorytime introduces children to stories, music, fingerplays and art activities.For children Up to 2nd grade. Pre-Registration is Required. Please register at the children’s information desk or call (661) 948-5029.
Wednesday April 13th

Preschool Storytime

Storytime includes stories, fingerplays, music and art activities. For children 3-5 years old. Registration is required.


Wed April 13th 11:30am – 12:15pm Pacific Time
601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)


Lancaster Library Writers’ Group

Do you write essays, poetry, short stories, whole novels, or even technical reports? If you do, come share your work and receive helpful suggestions from fellow writers. All skill levels welcome, just bring up to three double-spaced pages to the library’s Literacy Center.


Wed April 13th 12pm – 2pm Pacific Time
601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)


Checkmate Chess Club

WhenWed, April 13, 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Where601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)
DescriptionJoin chess coach, Ms. Daa(pronounced ‘day’) for our weekly chess club!All ages and skill-levels are welcome to learn and play the wonderful game in a supportive atmosphere. Beginner and intermediate lessons offered weekly.In conjunction with the Checkmate Chess Club, The AV Chess House is sponsoring a Chess Essay Contest open to any K-8 student who resides in Antelope Va…Full Description available at:



Teen Book Club

WhenWed, April 13, 4pm – 5pm
Where601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)
DescriptionTeens, read a book and share it with this fun group!



Bring Your Own Vinyl Night! Come for a night of classic rock music, free wifi, and $1 gourmet coffee.Enjoy our records or bring your own LP’s and we’ll play some of your favorite tracks! Every Wednesday Night!


Wed April 13th 7:30pm – 10:30pm Pacific Time
749 West Lancaster BLVD (map)
Thursday April 14th

‘Adventures in Dog Sledding’

WhenThu, April 14, 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Where601 W. Lancaster Blvd. Lancaster CA 93534 (map)
DescriptionDog sled racer, Robert Stradley presents the sport of dog sledding . Exhibits, media footage and a meeting with a member of Team Quest, his dog sledding team, will provide an exciting hour. This program is free. For ages: 4 years and up. Call 661-948-5029, Children’s department for further information.


Country Night

WhenThu, April 14, 7pm – Fri, April 15, 12am
WhereBeX Roshambo Lounge 706 W. Lancaster Blvd (map)

Cedar Center Open MIc Night

WhenThu, April 14, 7:30pm – Fri, April 15, 12:00am
Where44851 Cedar Ave Lancaster, CA (map)
Description Cedar Open Mic! Thursday nights at the Cedar Center, starting at 7:30pm (more like 8om most weeks, haha) and going until we feel like going home! Available to ALL AGES without censorship. We encourage poets, musicians, actors, dancers, spoken word artists… anyone who wants to take the stage to do so!


Friday April 15th
The Bandstand Coffee & Tea


Acoustic Show

WhenFri, April 15, 6pm – 8pm
Where706 West Lancaster Boulevard Lancaster, CA 93534-3119 (map)
DescriptionAll Acoustic Showcase of amazing local talent brought to you by the Cedar Center.
Socialnomics 101 on the BLVD

WhenSat, April 16, 10am – 12pm
WhereBLVD Today Cafe 749 West Lancaster BLVD (map)
Description Jim Greenleaf and Adam Chant host a Live broadcast over from the BLVD Today Cafe discussing social media and local news.


Streaming on the BLVD

WhenSat, April 16, 7pm – 9pm
WhereBLVD Today Cafe 749 West Lancaster BLVD (map)
Description Open Mic Night and Musical Showcase highlighting various musical entertainment, stand-up comedy and spoken word brought to you by Brittany Harris of the Cedar Center Performing Arts Center. You don’t want to miss this incredible event! EVERY Saturday Night, in person and online!




The Lancaster Museum/Art Gallery’s “26thAntelope Valley Union High School District Student Art Exhibition” will be on view April 9–May 8, 2011 at Lancaster City Hall. Featuring 94 pieces of artwork from 80 students within the school district, the exhibitors were selected by 26 participating art instructors from Antelope Valley, Eastside, Highland, Lancaster, Littlerock, Palmdale, Pete Knight, and Quartz Hill High Schools. The exhibition includes a wide variety of media such as oil, ceramic, watercolor, photography, acrylic, sculpture, charcoal, pencil, scratchboard, color pencil, pastel and mixed media.





Chimera Body Art Grand Opening
April 30th


Connect with the BLVD’s SOCIAL MEDIA















April 11, 2011 Posted by | antelope valley community, lancaster ca community, local a.v. art, Music on the BLVD, palmdale community | , , , , | 1 Comment

LVAG 7th Annual Juried Art Exhibition

Lake and Valleys Art Guild 7th Annual Juried Art Exhibition opens this Saturday, Nov.13th at the Gallery in Lake Hughes. The address is 43751 Lake Hughes Road. There is a great and wonderful display of all of our local talent for everyone’s enjoyment. The opening reception is from 1:00 to 5:00 . Cash prizes are going to be awarded to the “Best of Show’ winners, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and artist’s choice awards. The exhibit runs through Sunday, Dec. 5th.
The drive up is always a nice one, the colors are changing on the trees right now, making it more beautiful than ever. Come up to enjoy fine art, good munchies, and fun company!

November 14, 2010 Posted by | art, lakes and valleys art guild, local a.v. art, local a.v. artists, LVAG | , , , , | Leave a comment