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President’s Message

from Patricia Lombard, 64th President of The Ebell of Los Angeles

January 5, 2021

Looking Ahead to 2021! At last 2020 is over! Our Holiday Cocktail Celebration and Boutique did the trick and we kissed 2020 a spirited goodbye. We are looking ahead, hopeful the new year will bring an end to the pandemic and a re-opening of our historic clubhouse. However, as I write, the pandemic is still… Read more »

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Save the Date

January 5, 2021

Wednesday, January 6, 4:00-5:30 p.m. Confab On Zoom Monday, January 11, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Virtual Field Trip: Abode Communities Housing Tour While experiencing first-hand the service-enhanced affordable housing that addresses and prevents homelessness, we’ll also hear amazing stories of hope and meet a resident or two. On Zoom Monday, January 11, 1.00 p.m. RCA Meeting… Read more »

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Semi-Annual Business Meeting

January 5, 2021

Don’t forget to come to the Semi-Annual Business Meeting on Wednesday, January 13 at 3:00 p.m., immediately before Spotlight on Patty Lombard. The Members of the Board will each give a short presentation on what has been happening at The Ebell since the Pandemic has precluded us from meeting in person.

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Artwork by Aleka Corwin

Aleka Corwin in LAAA Open Show at Gallery 825.

January 5, 2021

We are delighted to announce that the Los Angeles Art Association’s 2020 Open Show includes work by Ebell member Aleka Corwin. Featuring the very best of emerging artists in LA, the show runs until January 15 at Gallery 825, 825 N La Cienega Blvd, LA, 90069 and is open for viewing by appointment. For an online… Read more »

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Miranda Ratner Yoga

Yoga with Miranda Ratner

from Patricia Lombard, 64th President of The Ebell of Los Angeles

January 5, 2021

Last March, Ebell member Laurie Schechter hosted a yoga class with yoga instructor Miranda Ratner and daughter of Ebell member Alecka Corwin. The class proved to be a wonderful respite during the pandemic and for many of us, this writer included, the first time we participating in a yoga class. Ratner is a wonderful instructor… Read more »

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Maxine Cohn Pastel Drawing Art Class

January 5, 2021

On Tuesday, December 1, Meredyth Deighton’s mom, art teacher Maxine Cohn, showed us how it doesn’t take great expertise to draw great art in the style of Georgie O’Keefe, using black paper and pastels. Here is a sample of the works that were produced that day.  If you want to have a go yourself, and… Read more »

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The Artist filmed at the Ebell

Magical History Tour: More on Ebell in the Movies

from Phyllis Hansen, Ebell Historian

January 5, 2021

Dear Readers, Last month, in the Magical History Tour article for our e-Magazine, I wrote about the films and shows using the Ebell as a location site and invited members to share any knowledge of the scenes they might remember. We have a list of 118 such films and shows where the club appeared in… Read more »

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Book Chamber – January Choice

from Constance Hornig, Book Chamber Chair

January 4, 2021

Join us January 19 (3rd Tuesday) for some seasonal, winter chill with thriller No One Knows by J. T. Ellison. It’s not a murder mystery.  We don’t wonder, “who dunnit?” It is a psychological puzzler, a “why-would-he-do-such-a-thing?”. Widow wonders why her husband disappears.  Each and all characters have secrets.  Every book review – raving, favorable, or bland – spotlights “twist”:  “you question… Read more »

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President’s Message

from Patricia Lombard, 64th President of The Ebell of Los Angeles

December 1, 2020

I hope you and your family had a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving. It’s definitely been one for the history books as we all figured out a new way to celebrate. While this year has been much more challenging, as it comes to a close I can honestly say I am hopeful about 2021. And I… Read more »

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