Pencil This In: Drinks for a Cause, Bob Newhart, Surfing Movie in Malibu, Brat Pack Book
Cause on the Rocks hits the Viceroy Santa Monica for a mixer with a cause tonight from 7-10 pm. The event will benefit the Young Storytellers Foundation, an arts education and youth development program that matches mentors with at-risk elementary school students to develop their own short screenplay. If you hit the Viceroy tonight, order the Belvedere Moscow Mule (Belvedere vodka, lime juice, ginger beer and a twist of lime on ice), and 100% of the proceeds for each drink go to Young Storytellers. RSVP to CauseOnTheRocks@causecast.org
The Grammy Museum plays host to Bob Newhart tonight at 8 pm. He’ll be interviewed by Museum Executive Director Robert Santelli and talk about his 50 years in show business. After the interview, Newhart will participate in an audience Q&A. Doors open at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $20.
There’s an event at Vroman’s that celebrates the all-new edition of EAT: Los Angeles, where you can find more than 1,100 listings of local resources that every food lover needs (restaurants, markets, bakeries, wine shops, coffeehouses, etc.). Participants include: Colleen Dunn Bates, Pat Saperstein, also of EatingLA.com and Daily Variety; Jean T. Barrett, of Westways; Linda Burum, Los Angeles Magazine and Los Angeles Times; and Miles Clements, who writes for the Los Angeles Times and the Long Beach District Weekly. 7 pm.