March 26, 2015

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 MAR 26

Block Party, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, block building with a theme, ages 1 - 12, 4pm, 310/455-3480.

FRI MAR 27

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

Adult Knitting Group, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10am - 12 noon, free.

Friday Vigils for Peace, Pine Tree Circle, 120 S Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4:30 - 5:30pm, optional social at Abuelitas afterward, debbieinla@outlook.com.

"Pippin" presented by TYS, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7pm, $12 suggested donation, tys@topangayouthservices.org.

SAT MAR 28

Please help disadvantaged families and veterans, bring items to the Topanga Women's Circle bin, Pine Tree Circle (opposite Canyon Gourmet), 120 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9 - 10:30am. Bin is open every Saturday except during high heat, rain or holidays. Please do not leave items without a TWC volunteer to assist you, www.topangawomenscircle.org.

Lower Topanga Creek Restoration, plant, water & weed creek-side vegetation, 3.5 hour MRT/CNPS/TP program, bring water, snack, wear sturdy shoes, 8:30am, reservations necessary, 818/591-1701, x203, community service credit.

Re-Pete Celebration: of Pete Seeger's Songs & Spirit, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 1 - 4pm, $24, $20, $10 & kids 5 & under are free, www.theatricum.com.

"Pippin" presented by TYS, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7pm, $12 suggested donation, tys@topangayouthservices.org.

SUN MAR 29

Topanga State Park, 2 hr moderate family walk with a docent, meet Trippet Ranch parking lot, 10am.

Artists' Reception for Gina Michel exhibit "Fused Glass, Steampunk Guitars," Topanga Canyon Gallery, Pine Tree Circle, 120 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 2 - 5pm, 310/455-7909 for regular gallery hours. Exhibit continues thru April 19.

"Pippin" last showing, presented by TYS, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 2pm, $12 suggested donation, tys@topangayouthservices.org.

MON MAR 30

TCC Kids Club, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10:30am - 12:30pm, games, crafts, surprises.

TUES MAR 31

Love Bug & Me, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10 am & 11am.

Puppet Show featuring puppeteer Richard Woloski, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4pm, all ages, 310/455-3480.

WED APR 1

Toddler Storytime, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10:15 - 11am, playtime follows, 310/455-3480, every Wednesday.

THURS APR 2

Topanga Cub Scouts Pack 24, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 6:30 pm, www.topangacubscouts.org.

FRI APR 3

Book Signing by Robert Scheet, "They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations & Snooping Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 7pm,sponsored by PDSMM, 310/291-1300.

SAT APR 4

Kids Egg Hunt, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, ages 4 & under start hunt at 10am, 5+ go about 10:30am, bring your own basket & large spoon for relay race, there will be egg games, relays, hunts, crafts, Crazy Easter Bonnet contest & an Easter Bunny.

SUN APR 5

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

Topanga State Park, 2 hr journey of discovery with a docent, learn about Chumash & Tongva cultures, wildlife & wildflowers, moderate hike, meet Trippet Ranch parking lot, 10am.

Volunteer Garden Day at Anam Cara, 1178 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10am - 3pm, please RSVP: 310/455-0419.

WED APR 8

Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Mixer, Inn of the 7th Ray, 128 Old Topanga Cyn Rd, 8am, 310/455-0790.

FRI APR 10

TPA Documentary Night, "Cowspiracy: The Sustainable Secret," 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 APR 11

Paint-Out at Topanga State Park sponsored by the Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mtns, 9am, 4 hrs, parking fee, 310/383-1374.


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.