We are all staying home right now, but that doesn’t mean we can’t support our favorite local businesses that are doing their best to remain open during these unprecedented times. Many Mar Vista business owners are working hard to stay open and serve their customers,…
Author: Mar Vista Mom
If you like your Greek Mythology as much as I do, you’ll love Percy Jackson And The Olympians: The Lightning Thief. (Amazon affiliate link) And if, like my kids, you’ve never even heard of a Greek Myth, you’ll still love this movie. It’s full of…
March is Women’s Heritage Month so watch the book display for some interesting titles. We will also celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday, hold an Irish myth storytime and watch Frozen II. Featured events this month include: Dr. Seuss party – Mon, Mar 2- 4pm Adult Craft Event…
Would you like more information about Beethoven Elementary School? Come to their Meet & Greet event happening Thursday, February 13th at 9am in the Kindergarten yard. Please click over to their School Tours reservation page and sign up to attend.
Want to know about all the events and programs at the Mar Vista library this month? Check out everything below – it’s a lot!
“We will celebrate African American Heritage Month during February with a special book display and a special Children’s program “Barnstorming with Bessie Coleman” on Thursday, February 6 at 4pm.
The adult English conversation classes will continue through February but will end Monday, February 24th.The Adult Literacy Coordinator is working on getting a new tutor. The classes start at 1:30 and end at 3:00pm. All are welcome.
The student’s Homework Assistance zone will be staffed from 3:00pm – 6:00pm, Monday through Thursday. All students are welcome.
The computer aide is available to assist you with your computer needs. Call to verify his availability or ask a librarian for assistance.
Featured events this month include:
Teen Movie Club – Sat, Feb 1 – 2pm
Adult Craft Event – Wed, Feb 5 – 6pm
LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FOR PRESIDENT’S DAY – Mon, Feb 17
Mar Vista Movie Night “Addams Family” – Tue, Feb 18 – 5:30pm
Mystery Book Club Other End of the Line – Thur, Feb 20 – 6:30pm
Back to the Bronx Presentation – Thur, Feb 27 – 1pm
Citizenship classes will meet Sat, Feb 1, 8, 22 and 29 at 10am. Class will not meet Sat, Feb 15 during the President’s Holiday weekend.
Baby Story Time will be held every Monday at 12:30pm.
Teen Tuesdays will be held every Tuesday at 4pm.
Toddler Story Time will be held every Wednesday at 11am.
The Quilts From the Heart workshops will meet Fri, Feb 14 and 28 at 1pm.
Gregory Ain Mar Vista HPOZ will meet Tue, Feb 11 and 25 at 6:30pm.
The Source will be held at the Mar Vista Library Branch on Thur, Feb 20 from Noon – 3:00pm
The Friends of the Library will meet Thur, Feb 27 at 6:30pm
The Mar Vista Community Council Sub-committees will meet:
Arts, Education, Culture – Tue, Feb 4 at 6pm
Great Streets – Wed, Feb 12 at 6:30pm
The LAPD Pacific Division is bringing their Santa Sleigh back to the Westside this December, so get ready to see Santa! Here’s the list of all the stops they’ll be making – dates + locations. Plus scroll down for flyers of each day’s stops. Ho…
The Mar Vista Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Holiday Mixer at Casa Sanchez on December 4th, from 5-8pm. All are welcome to attend the event. Chamber Members will be admitted free, and Non-Members’ ticket price is $10. Casa Sanchez is located at 4500…
Start your holiday shopping early – and help support Mark Twain Middle School. This Sunday, November 3rd, from 9am – 4pm.
Hard to believe, but the Mar Vista Art Walk is going to celebrate 5 years in existence this November 30th. Check out their website for more info – and enjoy!