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March Events at the Mar Vista Library

March Events at the Mar Vista Library

March equals spring, sunshine and a few raindrops perhaps but winter is behind and flowers are blooming! Featured programs at the Library this month include: Teen Council – Sat, Mar 2 – 4pm Dr. Seuss Celebration – Mon, Mar 4 – 4pm  UCLA Memory Training […]

March 7th Mar Vista Art Walk: Roots

March 7th Mar Vista Art Walk: Roots

The first 2019 Mar Vista Art Walk is happening on Thursday, March 7th, from 6-10 p.m. with special musical guests, musicians and art lining Venice Blvd along the 1-mile stretch from Inglewood – Beethoven.   And this month’s theme is ROOTS. ROOTS! is all about celebrating […]

Beethoven Elementary Meet & Greet 2/14

Beethoven Elementary Meet & Greet 2/14

CD11 Youth Arts Challenge for CicLAvia March 3rd

CD11 Youth Arts Challenge for CicLAvia March 3rd

City Councilmember Mike Bonin is thrilled to announce that he will be hosting a CD11 youth arts challenge that coincides with CicLAvia on March 3rd. Here are some details on timeline and the request for projects.  What: Student submissions may range in medium from painting to drawing, […]

February at the Mar Vista Library

February at the Mar Vista Library

There’s so much happening at the Mar Vista Library in February, check it out!

February calendar at the Mar Vista Library

Teen Council – Sat, Feb 2 – 4pm

VITA Tax Assistance – Sat, Feb 9 – 11am – reservations required, sign up online or call the Reference Desk

Valentine’s Craft Program – Mon, Feb 11 – 4pm

CicLAvia Program – Tues, Feb 12 – 6:30pm

Movie Night “Goosebumps 2” – Tues, Feb 19 – 5:30pm

Student Relief from For-profit Colleges – Mon, Feb 25 – 3pm

Kids Heritage Program “Black Magic” – Tues, Feb 26 – 4pm

Citizenship classes will be held on Sat, Feb 2, 9 and 23 at 10am.

The Quilts From the Heart workshops will meet on Fri, Feb 8 and 22 at 1pm.

The Source will be held on Thurs, Feb 21 from Noon – 3:00pm.

The Mystery Book Club will meet on Thurs, Feb 21 at 6:30pm.

The Friends of the Library will meet Thurs, Feb 28 at 6:30pm. 

And finally, do stop by the Reference Desk and find out how to “Explore LA” with your library card!

January Fun at the Mar Vista Library

January Fun at the Mar Vista Library

WINTER READING CHALLENGE will continue through Monday, January 14. All ages are encouraged to sign up, receive a registration prize, complete 5 activities, or young ones can complete 5 hours of reading, and earn a new book for your home library plus a raffle ticket to […]

[New Restaurant] Rasselbock Coming Soon in Louie’s of Mar Vista Former Spot

[New Restaurant] Rasselbock Coming Soon in Louie’s of Mar Vista Former Spot

According to Eater LA, Mar Vista will soon have a new German Biergarten-style restaurant and bar, taking over the spot where Louie’s of Mar Vista once was. Looks like it will be called Rasselbock, and that there will be plenty of beer and schnitzel to […]

Wordsmith Event at The Hängar

Wordsmith Event at The Hängar

To celebrate the paperback release of Wordsmith’s new novel — ‘The Holden Age of Hollywood’ — She will be hosting a book signing event next Sunday, December 16th from 2-5 PM at @TheHangarLA.

She will also be offering & signing Merch, including a brand new ‘Aspire To Inspire’ tote bag (scroll to scope), in addition to prints, shirts, pins, etc. Buy a tote and stuff it with Merch. Makes a great gift!

The Hängar is located at: 3472 South Centinela Avenue – Los Angeles, CA 90066

Abbot Kinney Holiday Block Party December 9th

Abbot Kinney Holiday Block Party December 9th

Shop, stroll, sled and make-merry! The festivities at the Abbot Kinney Holiday Block Party are FREE, sponsored by the merchants on Abbot Kinney on Sunday, December 9th, 11am-4pm. A Mile of Merriment! The entire Boulevard is decked out for the holidays! • The Beverly Belles […]