August 25, 2016

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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Topanga Events



THURS AUG 25

Spanish Conversation group, practice with other intermediate & advanced speakers, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, adults, 5pm, 310/455-3480.

Off the Grid Comedy Improv, Theatricum Botanicum, S Mark Taper pavilion, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 8pm, $10, www.theatricum.com.

FRI AUG 26

Certified Farmers' Market, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9am - 1pm, topangafarmersmarket@gmail.com.

Friday Vigils for Peace, Pine Tree Circle, 120

S Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4:30 - 5:30pm, optional social at Abuelitas afterward, debbieinla@outlook.com.

"Titus Andronicus," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

SAT AUG 27

Help disadvantaged families and vets. Bring new or like new household items, books & stuffed toys to Topanga Women's Circle bin, Pine Tree Circle (near Canyon Gourmet), 120 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9 - 10:30am, Saturdays except for high heat, rain or holidays. Please, no clothing. Don't leave items unless a volunteer is there to assist you, www.topangawomenscircle.org.

"Your Voice, Your Library, Your Community" open discussion with County Library Director Skye Patrick, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10am, adults & teens, 310/455-3480.

Mahadev in Concert, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 2pm, adults, 310/455-3480.

"Imaginary Invalid," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 3:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

"Romeo & Juliet," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

SUN AUG 28

"Tom," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 3:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

Topanga Symphony Concert, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30pm, free, limited parking, come early.

"Titus Andronicus," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

MON AUG 29

Children's Organic Garden, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9:30 - 11:30, 310/467-4949.

Topanga Ukesters & Sing-along, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 11am - 12noon for beginners, 12 – 1:30pm others, ages 5 & up, melaniekareemdance@gmail.com, meets most Mondays.

Teen Art Activity, decorate a foam-fingered mitt, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4pm, ages 13 - 18, 310/455-3480.

WED AUG 31

Toddler Storytime, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 11am, playtime follows, ages 0 - 3yrs, 310/455-3480, every Wednesday thru September 21.

THURS SEP 1

Topanga Cub Scouts Pack 24, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 6:30 pm, 310/455-1980.

Under the Oaks, A Poets' Gathering, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 8pm, $15, 310/455-3723.

FRI SEP 2

TPA Documentary Night, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 7:15pm snack, 7:30 film, $10 donation requested, bring potluck cheese/veggies, no alcohol, for info email DebbieinLA@outlook.com.

SAT SEP 3

Get Involved Maintenance Day, Community House, 1440 Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9am - 12 noon, meet at tool shed for coffee & donuts, oshkosh1954@gmail.com.

2016 TCC Fiddle & Griddle Campout at the Ball Field For details & reservations go to TopangacommunityClub.com.

SUN SEP 4

Audubon Bird Walk, Topanga State Park, bring binocs, hat, water, snack, etc, 2.5 hrs, 8am, 310/455-1401.

MON SEP 5

"A Midsummer Night's Dream," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 6pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

TUES SEP 6

Kids Art Activity, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 3pm, ages 5 - 12, 310/455-3480, sponsored by FTL.



THURS SEP 8

Miss Alice Dance Class, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, ages 6 - 8 from 2 - 2:50pm, ages 3-5 from 3 - 3:45pm, dancewithmissalice.com.

FRI SEP 9

Knitting Group, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10am - 12 noon, adults only, all levels welcome, ongoing on Fridays, bring something to work on or contact Karen Dannenbaum for info at karen.dannenbaum@gmail.com.

SAT SEP 10

Anne of Green Gables Auditions - Ages 10 - 19, conducted by TYS, Community House, Penny Room, 1 - 4pm.

Annual Talent Show Auditions for All Ages conducted by TYS, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 2 - 4pm in the main hall, all ages, tys@topangayouthservices.org.

"Hamilton The Musical Sing-A-Long," all ages, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, Karaoke style, costumes optional, $10, for time & to sign up: tys@topangayouthservices.org.


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