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Masters Series, an adult education program of the Pasadena Senior Center, is designed to increase understanding of national and international issues, the arts, other cultures, the community, and the individual. With a focus on “understanding,” courses are presented by local university faculty and experts. Each term provides a wonderful opportunity for learning and discussion.

Logo Women AuthorsThe Masters Series is funded
in part by a generous grant from
the Pasadena Literary Alliance

2017 Spring Term
Tuesdays, April 4 - May 23
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Food History in 8 Tasty Bits



We’ll explore fascinating facts, folks and events that shaped the food we eat. You won’t want to miss “A History of the Cake,” “How Foods Got their Names,” and more!

  • What Marco Polo Ate
  • What Christopher Columbus Didn’t Know About New World Foods
  • Passover/Easter Foods from Around the World
  • Major Moments in Food History
  • How Foods Got Their Name
  • A History of the Cake
  • Strange, Unusual Foods with Strange, Unusual Names
  • A Brief History of Wine and How to Read a Wine Label

Single Day Tours & More


Spend an exciting day with us on one of our Single Day Tours, or select from one of our new Multi-Day Tours.

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Where is PSC?


Need directions to get to the Center? Here's transportation and parking information.

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Contact Us

Phone: (626) 795-4331
Fax: (626) 577-4235

Pasadena Senior Center
85 East Holly Street
Pasadena, CA 91103