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More restaurants

Still looking for tasty places to grab a meal?  Here are some that aren’t mentioned in the Convention Center Area Guide.  You may also wish to check out LA Weekly’s 99 Essential Restaurants of 2013 and the LA Times restaurant … Continue reading

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Convention Center Area Guide

Julia Child’s birthplace, Pasadena is home to a variety of restaurants from all cultures and in all price ranges. Here is a list of restaurants and resources near the Pasadena Convention Center. Visit the conference website or stop by the … Continue reading

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Getting to the Huntington Library, Art Collection & Gardens on your own!

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens tour, Monday April 29, 2013 is full! But don’t fret…you can sign up for a place on the wait list or visit on your own. The Huntington is kindly offering free admission … Continue reading

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Top Tips for All Pasadena Conference Goers

Welcome First Timers and Veterans! BEFORE THE CONFERENCE When booking your flight, consider leaving on Monday or even Tuesday. The conference hotel room blocks cover Monday night. On Sunday night, the Convocation will take place from 7:00-8:30 in the beautiful … Continue reading

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Online Booking at The Hilton Pasadena is Now Available

The online booking system is now available at The Hilton Pasadena. As you are aware due to great demand and early registration, our conference hotel, the Sheraton Pasadena Hotel, is almost sold out.  In response to this development, ARLIS/NA Headquarters … Continue reading

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LA Times article on Dan Goods and JPL

Pasadena’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s ‘visual strategist’ Dan Goods is willing to try just about anything to make abstract science into something you can see:,0,5838582,full.column Nancy Norris, Pasadena 2013 Publicity Chair. Conference website  Blog  Facebook  Pinterest  Twitter

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Our conference hotel is located pretty much in the center of Pasadena, which means there is easy access to services and necessities.  ATMs are plentiful, including a Chase ATM on 245 E. Green St. and a Citibank ATM on 315 … Continue reading

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