September 1, 2014

Dateline - By Lee Kelly


The most comprehensive, widely-read, and up-to-date listing of scheduled events in and around the Canyon


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Announcements



A Meditation Among Mountain Lions quiet tour & 1 hr long meditation session will be conducted at the Nature of Wildworks by Kamakshi Hart, MA, on Friday, September 5 from 6:30 - 8:30pm. Fee is $75. Go to www.natureofwildworks.org.

Register now for Best Friends Animal Society's 5th Annual Strut Your Mutt in LA which will take place on Saturday, Septmber 6, at Will Rogers State Park. Go to www.strutyourmutt.org.

Become a Topanga Canyon Docent. Training classes begin September 13. For info go to www.topangadocents.org. To enroll call 310/455-3143.

Visions Three, the current exhibit on display at the Topanga Canyon Gallery, features works by Linda Bolhuis, Carole Spence & Sharon Tanner and will continue thru September 14. Call 310/459-1206 for more info.

The next TCC Square Dance is scheduled for Friday, September 19 at 7:30pm. This Community House benefit will not be a dinner, but a tasty dessert bake sale & cash bar with Sangria, wine, beer & water. Tickets are $10 & $5.

The Woody Guthrie Show offered annually by the Theatricum Botanicum will take place on Sunday, September 20, at 1pm. Admission is $25. Go to www.theatricum.com.

The Theatricum Botanicum is seeking playwright submissions between September 1 & December 1, 2014 for for their 2015 Botanicum Seedlings presentations. Call 310/455-2322.

A Russian literature discussion group is forming headed by the library's new manager, Oleg Kagan. If you'd like to join email OKagan@library.lacounty.gov.

The deadline for the Messenger's 455 Topanga business directory is November 1. Submit your business, service, art, craft or organization listing now.

For info on City Hearts Fresh Focus 2014, which is scheduled for Sunday, October 19, go to https://freshfocus2014.evenbrite.com.

Colleen Carroll is a Certified Yoga Therapist in the canyon who offers Yoga Therapy for fitness as well as recovery and prevention. Colleen specializes in working with neurological conditions such as Parkinson's, MS, Stroke and Alzheimer's. For more info call her at 310-702-0214 or e-mail her at Colleen@ SoundYogaStudio.com.

Dog, Cat, Horse & Bird Caregiver Deborah Arthur is available to tend to your best friends when you have to leave them home. Deb loves all animals and is also skilled in caring for parrots and other birds. Call her at 310/455-2436. Excellent references.

Urban Wilderness First Aid Classes are available in Topanga. Go to urbanwildernesssurvival.com

The California Turtle & Tortoise Club meets at 7:30pm every 3rd Friday of the month at the Woodland Hills Christian Church, 5920 Shoup, Woodland Hills. Check it out at www.tortoise.org.

The next Dateline deadline is Monday, September 1 by noon and will cover events from September 11 - 28.

Editor's note: If you have an item for consideration in the Dateline, please submit it by the deadline shown above. It is Messenger policy to list items of public interest which are free or which benefit a non-profit organization. Humanitarian benefits will also be considered. Private business events are listed on a one time basis if they are "one of a kind," low in cost, and space allows. Some ongoing events of high interest to the community will be listed continually at the discretion of the editor. To be certain that your event receives coverage in the paper you are advised to take out an ad.


Civic Agenda   •   Topanga Events   •  Canyon Sages   •  Faith Gatherings   •  On the Town   •  Announcements


Editor's note: If you have an item for consideration in the Dateline, please submit it by the deadline shown above. It is Messenger policy to list items of public interest which are free or which benefit a non-profit organization. Humanitarian benefits will also be considered. Private business events are listed on a one time basis if they are "one of a kind," low in cost, and space allows. Some ongoing events of high interest to the community will be listed continually at the discretion of the editor. To be certain that your event receives coverage in the paper you are advised to take out an ad.