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August Fun at the Mar Vista Library

August Fun at the Mar Vista Library

“It’s Showtime”, the LAPL summer reading challenge for all ages, is coming to an end Saturday, August 10.  We will be celebrating the end of the challenge with a special program for all those children who read and earned their light sticks. They can bring […]

Art Walk from Venice Beach to the 405 July 13th

Art Walk from Venice Beach to the 405 July 13th

The Mar Vista Art Walk is teaming up with the Venice Art Crawl to create The Get Around – the largest Art Walk in Los Angeles coming up Saturday, July 13th. This amazing event will stretch along Venice Blvd from the beach to the 405. […]

Marina Movie Nights Start July 6th

Marina Movie Nights Start July 6th

Summer movie magic is back in Marina del Rey with the super fun AND FREE Marina Movie Nights starting on Saturday, July 6th at Burton Chace Park featuring Aquaman (PG-13)!

The full schedule is:
July 6th Aquaman (PG-13)
July 13th Forrest Gump (PG-13)
July 27th Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13)
August 10th Black Panther (PG-13)
Sept. 7 Wizard of Oz (PG)
Sept. 14th Mean Girls (PG-13)
Sept. 21st Solo: Star Wars (PG-13)
Sept. 28th Beetlejuice (PG)

Marina del Rey movie nights
July Events at Mar Vista Library

July Events at Mar Vista Library

There is still time to join the Summer Reading Challenge. Stop by the Reference Desk or register online. It’s fun, it’s free and it’s good for the soul. Open a book and fall in…the journey will be amazing. Featured programs this month include: Fireworks Craft […]

Discover Recycling Open House Sat 6/29

Discover Recycling Open House Sat 6/29

Looking for fun this weekend? LA Sanitation & Environment’s Discover Recycling Open House is happening at the West Los Angeles District Yard on Saturday, June 29, 2019, from 9am -1pm. This free event is quite family-friendly. It will also be a good opportunity to find out how we […]

Join the Girl Scouts! Event this Saturday 6/29

Join the Girl Scouts! Event this Saturday 6/29

Want your 4-6 year old daughter to join the Girl Scouts? Come on out to Glen Alla Park this Saturday, June 29th at 10am and learn more about Daisys and Girl Scouts.

Can’t make it or want more info first? Contact Erica Henderson at EHenderson@girlscoutsla.org or (626) 677-2253.

Glen Alla Park, 4601 Alla Road, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Summer Concerts in Marina del Rey

Summer Concerts in Marina del Rey

Grab your bestie, a picnic dinner, and a blanket or low-profile beach chairs and make your way to Burton Chace Park for FREE Summer Concerts – kicking off on July 11th! On alternating Thursdays, starting July 11th, enjoy classical and opera performances at Symphonic Thursdays. […]

Mar Vista Library Book Sale Saturday, June 8th

Mar Vista Library Book Sale Saturday, June 8th

Get yourself a bargain book – and support the public library – at the Mar Vista Library Book Sale on Saturday, June 8th from 9:30am – 3pm. The library is located at 12006 Venice Blvd. 90066. Hosted by the Friends of the Mar Vista Library, […]

Community BBQ at Fire Station 62 June 15th

Community BBQ at Fire Station 62 June 15th

Historic Fire Station 62 is kicking off their fundraising campaign on Saturday, June 15th from 12pm – 3pm with a super fun Community BBQ/Picnic – and the event will be held at the NEW FIRE STATION 62 at 11970 Venice Blvd.

There will be delicious food from these local restaurants:
– RUSTIC KITCHEN
– LITTLE FATTY
– ALANA’S COFFEE ROASTERS
– RASSELBOCK
– ATMOSPHERE
– WESTSIDE LIQUOR STORE

Friends of Historic Fire Station 62 is dedicated to the transformation of Historic Fire Station 62 into a multipurpose community center for all of Mar Vista and the surrounding community. This will be a place where the young, the old, and those in-between can come for enrichment, assistance, education, and recreation. 

Come to the event to discover the exciting ideas they have planned for the Historic Fire Station 62 space and how you can help.

Want more info?
424.250.0562
Fohfs62@gmail.com 
Visit their website or Facebook for additional information: 
historicfs62.blogspot.com 
Facebook.com/FriendsOfHistoricFireStation62

A COMMUNITY BBQ PICNIC  
SATURDAY, JUNE 15 – 12PM TO 3PM 
HELD AT THE NEW FIRE STATION 62
11970 Venice Blvd. L.A. CA 90066

June Events at the Mar Vista Library

June Events at the Mar Vista Library

If it’s June it must be SUMMER READING CHALLENGE time!!  📚 The library kicks-off “It’s Showtime, be a star at the library!” on Monday, May 10th with the children’s program Circus Fantastico Puppet Show at 3pm. Register to enter the Summer Reading Challenge online at lapl.org or at the Reference Desk and collect […]