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Valentine’s Day Ready at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market February 11, 2018

Valentine’s Day Ready at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market February 11, 2018

Are you ready for Valentine’s Day? There were plenty of gift ideas at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market today. Soaptopia had lovely and appropriately-named soaps that would make great gifts, Vegaron macarons would be great, and there was beautiful jewelry by Alexandra Brownfield. PLUS Strawberries, […]

Mardi Gras at Runway Playa Vista Friday 2/9

Mardi Gras at Runway Playa Vista Friday 2/9

Friday, February 9, 6-9pm Let the Good Times Roll at Runway Playa Vista with Mardi Gras Fun. Catch some Cajun at Runway this month! New Orleans arrives on the Westside for a night of revelry for the whole family! ┬áCelebrate Playa Vista’s First Annual Mardi […]

Got Guac? Big Game Day at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market February 4, 2018

Got Guac? Big Game Day at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market February 4, 2018

Hope you’re enjoying this amazingly beautiful day as the Football Game of the Year approaches. The Mar Vista Farmers’ Market had all the avocados you could possibly need for the guacamole I feel is required when you watch. Plus have you seen these lettuce mix baskets? Awesome! Or these tiny apples? And these smiling ladies were in the Green Tent to talk about Protect Playa Now, which wants to get people interested and aware of the natural gas infrastructure in this region.

Let’s Help Beautify the Post Office Parking Lot!

Let’s Help Beautify the Post Office Parking Lot!

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!

Veggies at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market January 28, 2018

Veggies at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market January 28, 2018

It was like a Summer day today at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market – hot and bustling! I loved seeing all the veggies: carrots, potatoes, kale, and kohlrabi. Plus check out the cool ice cream company doing a demo today: Scoops on Tap – beer-infused ice cream that’s Epic!

Reminder: Red Cross Blood Drive at LAPD Pacific Tuesday Jan 30

Reminder: Red Cross Blood Drive at LAPD Pacific Tuesday Jan 30

Don’t miss this important opportunity to help! The Red Cross is partnering with LAPD Pacific Division for a Blood Drive on Tuesday, January 30th, from 8AM-8PM – and they are inviting the community to participate; to donate and help save lives. Sign up HERE to […]

Runway Night Market at Playa Vista this Friday 1/26

Runway Night Market at Playa Vista this Friday 1/26

Runway Playa Vista rolls out Food Truck Friday! Expanding on the extremely popular monthly Night Markets, Runway brings the best of SoCal Food Trucks to Playa Vista the last Friday of every month! RSVP and share the event details here. Public art is a significant […]

February Programs at the Mar Vista Library

February Programs at the Mar Vista Library

February at the Mar Vista Library is filled with programs, events and another holiday!

  • Sat Feb 3 – Book Sale
  • Mon Feb 5 – Peter Rabbit Funny Story Time
  • Sat Feb 10 – VITA tax preparation
  • Sat Feb 17 – Citizenship class instruction continues each Saturday through April 21
  • Sat Feb 17 – Collecting Black Dolls
  • Sat Feb 24 – Taxes? Now What??
  • Mon Feb 26 – Incredible, Edible ScienceFebruary programs at the Mar Vista Library
Citrus time at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market January 21, 2018

Citrus time at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market January 21, 2018

It started out chilly but soon warmed up at the Mar Vista Farmers’ Market today. Get your citrus and keep the flu at bay! These mandarins are gorgeous. I saw Romanesco cauliflower, these mini-pies from Marcie’s, and I met the new Cheesecake vendor giving out […]