September 26, 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 SEP 22

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.

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

Under the Oaks Concert Series featuring Many Different Cities, Theatricum Botanicum, S Mark Taper Pavilion, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 8pm, $25, www.theatricum.com.

FRI SEP 23

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

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.

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

"A Midsummer Night's Dream," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30pm, www.theatricum.com for info & future showings.

SAT SEP 24

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.

TRANSPORT - Topanga Literary Festival, Topanga Library 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 2 days of Topanga creativity, everyone participates in telling & sharing stories & more, 310/455-3480 for info. Saturday, 10am-5pm. Continues Sunday, 1-5pm.

"Tom," 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 SEP 25

Family Fundays Kids Concerts, Rhythm Child, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 10:30am, for ages 0-9yrs, $10, under 2 yrs free, 310/455-3723.

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

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

MON SEP 26

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, 12noon - 1:15pm, melaniekareemdance@gmail.com, meets most Mondays.

TUES SEP 27

Jury Day, Topanga Canyon Gallery, Pine Tree Circle, 120 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 4-7pm, TopangaCanyonGallery.com.

NAMI Support Group, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 6 - 7:30. Meets every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month.

THURS SEP 29

IAM Meditation Class, Sahaja Douglass' beginner's course for adults, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd,11:30am, 310/455-1380.

"Under the Oaks, Tom Allard's Love Songs, Storytime & Moon Madness," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 8pm, $25, 310/455-3723.

FRI SEP 30

TCC Square Dance, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30-10pm, $20, $10, $5, under 5yrs free.

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

SAT OCT 1

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

SUN OCT 2

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

Family Fundays, Ferdinand the Bull, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 11am, for ages 0-9yrs, $9, under 2 yrs free, 310/455-3723.

WED OCT 5

Topanga Authors Group, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7pm, 310/455-3480, local writers.

THURS OCT 6

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

FRI OCT 7

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 OCT 8

California Friendly Landscape Training, Topanga Library 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10:30am-1:30pm, limited space, register today, 310/371-4633 or www.sbesc.com.

SUN OCT 9

Family Fundays, The Velveteen Rabbit, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 11am, for ages 0-9yrs, $9, under 2 yrs free, 310/455-3723.

Memorial Service for Doug Kirby, Mountain Mermaid, 20421 Callon Drive, 2-5pm, no street parking, valet parking available, please car pool.

"Inara George & Friends Pay Tribute to Jackson Browne," Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 2pm, $35, 310/455-3723.


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