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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 […]

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 […]

Cherries and Lilacs at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 29, 2018

Cherries and Lilacs at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 29, 2018

I saw the most beautiful lilacs today at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market. And Murray’s Farms has cherries!lilacs

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Local kids have long benefited from the great programs at NYA – Neighborhood Youth Association – and they were at the market to raise awareness and funds. Student Litzy Bautista, an NYA participant, is looking to raise funds to support her study abroad goal via a GoFundMe campaign. Check out the details.
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New today: Pepper Delight with pepper jellies and jams, to be used for eating and cooking.Pepper delight

The Audubon Society was the guest in the Green tent. Audobon Society in Green tentSCAQ (Southern California Aquatics) CEO Clay Evans was the guest in the Chamber of Commerce spot in the blue tent. They run swim lessons, master swimmers, and private training. Check them out!Chamber member SCAQ La Playa Nursery School was helping kids make crafts and talking about their preschool.La Playa Nursery school

Indian Food at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 22, 2018

Indian Food at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 22, 2018

Today there was a new Indian food vendor at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market, LA Rasoi. They served prepare food and had their line of chutney available for purchase. I also saw these amazing strawberries at Gloria’s. And don’t forget that next Saturday, April 28th, […]

Easter Bunny at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 1, 2018

Easter Bunny at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market April 1, 2018

No fooling, the Easter Bunny was at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market today, giving out hugs and treats. Plus I saw some beautiful fennel, sugar snap peas and amazing chocolate croissants. There was a terrific violinist playing today. Plus a new sourdough bread vendor: Three […]

April Calendar at Mar Vista Library

April Calendar at Mar Vista Library

April is packed with activities at the Mar Vista Library Branch! Some highlights include:
• UCLA Mindfulness Workshops
• YA Button Making Workshop
• SATURDAY, APRIL 7 – BOOK SALE!!!
• Movie night April 17th
• Flannel Storyboard Workshop
• Inca Peruvian Dance RecitalApril events at Mar Vista Library

Beautiful Food at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market March 25, 2018

Beautiful Food at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market March 25, 2018

It was a beautiful Spring day at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market and I got some photos of all the gorgeous fruits and veggies.

Strawberries? Yes! At the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market March 11, 2018

Strawberries? Yes! At the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market March 11, 2018

Does it seem too early for good strawberries? It’s not! There are some amazingly delicious ones at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market right now. Plus these striped zucchini looked terrific. There were a couple of trucks in residence today: the Donut Truck and the Rooster […]

Girl Scout Cookies at the Mar Vista Farmers Market February 25, 2018

Girl Scout Cookies at the Mar Vista Farmers Market February 25, 2018

The girls from Mar Vista Troop 6545 were selling Girl Scout Cookies at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market today. If you missed them and still want to support their fundraising efforts, you can contact their Troop leader at Susdiamond@yahoo.com.girl scout troop 6545

I also saw these amazing tomatoes and Romanesco at the market today. And there’s a new Taco Booth – TacosLasso

And the Mar Vista Art Walk was there to remind us it’s happening on Thursday, March 1st. Don’t miss this amazing quarterly event! 

Reminder: Post Office Beautification Day Feb 19th

Reminder: Post Office Beautification Day Feb 19th

Reminder: Volunteers are needed on Monday, February 19th to help beautify the parking lot at the Mar Vista Post Office. Info below. Hope to see you there!