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01/26/2017

Louis Zamperini’s 100th Birthday Celebration

Address: 1345 Post Avenue Torrance, CA 90501
Phone: (310) 328-5392

The Museum (1345 Post Ave., Old Torrance) will continue the Centennial Celebration of Torrance High School festivities on Thursday which would of been Louis Zamperini’s 100th birthday! Hours will be extended  until 8:00 PM.  This event is free, and open to the public.  Stop by, and . . .

  • Watch the City’s Centennial DVD of Lois Zamperini – Triumph of the Torrance Tornado, and the clip of when Louis won the 1934 Southern California Track & Field Championship. (The DVD will be playing from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM – it’s approx. 15 minutes long)
  • Munch a mini cupcake (what’s a party without cupcakes?)
  • Listen to Louis’ favorite music from the 40s (4:00 PM – 8:00 PM)

View Louis’ never-before-seen-in-public Army Air Corp bomber jacket on display (along with a photo of him wearing it, next to the jacket)

And . . . all this week, the Red Car Brewery & Restaurant will be offering an Italian favorite on their Weekly Special Menu!

Red Car Brewery & Restaurant
1266 Sartori Ave.
Old Torrance