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Mar Vista Fall Festival This Saturday October 6th

Mar Vista Fall Festival This Saturday October 6th

What are you doing this Saturday, October 6th? Hope to see everyone at the Mar Vista Fall Festival, taking place at Mar Vista park.

Hike with Mike (Bonin) on October 6th

Hike with Mike (Bonin) on October 6th

Please join City Councilman Mike Bonin at the upcoming Hike with Mike at the Ballona Wetlands. As part of Mike’s “Access 11” plan to bring City Hall closer to our neighborhoods, Mike will be leading a nature walk in one of the Westside’s wonderful outdoor […]

October at the Mar Vista Library

October at the Mar Vista Library

October is a month of observations and commemorations… Breast Cancer Awareness, German American Heritage, Italian American Heritage, Polish American Heritage, Indigenous Peoples Day.

The Mar Vista Library branch will be offering several events:
• Friends of the Library Book Sale – Sat, Oct 6 – 9:30am-3:00pm
• League of Women Voters Ballot Propositions – Mon, Oct 15 – 6:30pm
• Hotel Translyvania 3 Movie Night – Tue, Oct 16 – 5:30pm
• Magpie Murders Mystery Book Club Night – Thu, Oct 18 – 6:30pm
• Teen Council – Sat, Oct 20 – 2:00pm
• Wreathmaking LA Made Program – Mon, Oct 22 – 6:00pm
• Halloween/Day of the Dead Family Craft – Sat, Oct 27 – 3pm
• Slightly Scary Children’s Story Time – Tue, Oct 30 – 4:00pm

October events Mar Vista libraryCome check out these events at the library!

Mar Vista Library Branch, 12006 Venice Blvd. 90066

Beethoven Popsicle Playdate August 13th

Beethoven Popsicle Playdate August 13th

School’s starting again soon, and for all those families starting at Beethoven Elementary this year, there’s a great Popsicle Playdate happening on Monday, August 13th from 1-2pm.

August Fun at the Mar Vista Library

August Fun at the Mar Vista Library

Saturday, August 4th the Mar Vista Library will celebrate the end of the summer reading challenge with a washi tape family craft program.  All game books and reading logs should be completed by August 4th. During the following week we will be drawing our Mar […]

July Fun at the Mar Vista Library

July Fun at the Mar Vista Library

Happy July from the Mar Vista Library!!

The Summer Reading Challenge “Reading Takes You Everywhere” continues through the month of July and will end on Saturday, August 4th.  All reading booklets must be turned in by August 4th to be entered into the city-wide raffle and the Mar Vista branch raffle.
July library CalendarThe Friends of the Library will have their book sale on Saturday, July 14 from 9:30am until 3:00pm.  Don’t miss out on the great deals and bargains waiting for you to discover. Come early and browse awhile!

There are some great programs this month you won’t want to miss:
  • Tuesdays at 2pm – Family Drop-In Game Board Day
  • Monday, July 9 at 3pm – Children’s STEM Learning Lab
  • Monday, July 16 at 3pm – Children’s Around the World Food Challenge
  • Tuesday, July 17 at 5:30pm – “Black Panther” movie night
  • Monday, July 23 at 3pm – Temple Dances of India
  • Tuesday, July 24 at 3pm – Teen Cupcake Decorating
  • Monday – Thursday, July 30 – August 2 at 3pm – Teen Stop Motion Animation Program
  • Saturday, August 4 at 2pm – Family Washi Tape Craft Program
Hope to see you all at the library!
Mar Vista Chamber Mixer at Atmosphere June 19th

Mar Vista Chamber Mixer at Atmosphere June 19th

All are welcome at the Chamber’s Summer Mixer! Meet us at Atmosphere Café, 12034 Venice blvd.

Summer Reading Launch at Mar Vista Library

Summer Reading Launch at Mar Vista Library

Summer Reading at Mar Vista Library starts today – June 4th with a Children’s kick-off music program “One World, One People”, and on Tuesday June 5th at 4pm – plus a Young Adult “Tie-Dye” program on Wednesday June 6th at 4pm.

Don’t forget to sign-up online for the Summer Reading Challenge!Mar Vista library June 2018
Mother’s Day Craft Fair at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market Sunday, May 13th

Mother’s Day Craft Fair at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market Sunday, May 13th

If you’re still shopping for a Mother’s Day gift – or haven’t finished yet – come on out to the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market this Sunday for their annual craft fair extravaganza! The Mar Vista Farmers’ Market is located at the corner of Grand View […]