French Polynesia, Cuba travel and a beach cleanup in San Pedro

Bernadette Murphy will take you to the French Polynesian islands of Moorea, Rangiroa and Marlon Brando’s private atoll, Tetiaroa.

When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena.

Learn the basics of camping in California, including gear and equipment, regional resources and areas to camp.

When, where: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the REI store in Woodland Hills, 6220 Topanga Canyon Blvd.

Angel Castellanos will discuss how to travel to Cuba without worry or hassle.

When, where: 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Adventure 16 store in Los Angeles, 11161 W. Pico Blvd.

Discover what marine debris is doing to the ocean and help collect and categorize finds on Cabrillo Beach.

When, where: 8-10 a.m. Saturday at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, San Pedro.

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