November 24, 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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Topanga Events



FRI NOV 21

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

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

SAT NOV 22

Help Homeless Families in Transition, donate non-perishable food 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, www.topangawomenscircle.org.

SAT Practice Test, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10am - 2:20pm. Registration is necessary. Call 310/455-3480 to sign up. The test is open to all high school students.

Topanga Talent Show, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7pm, $12 suggested donation, TYS

fundraiser.

SUN NOV 23

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.

Memorial for Michelle Acker, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 12 noon, potluck, everybody welcome, bring a dish to share.

MON NOV 24

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

TUES NOV 25

LoveBug & Me Series, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, ages 0 - 5yrs, 10am & 11am, open to members of the TCC, fee, www.LOVEBUG and ME.com.

Thanksgiving Art Activity, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, kids ages 4 - 12, 3:30pm, 310/455-3480.

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

THURS NOV 27

Thanksgiving Day Brunch sponsored by the Rock Service Group, behind Topanga Creek Market, help set up at 9am, dinner at 12pm, bring gently used sleeping bags, blankets, warm clothing, good will bags with utilities for the homeless, canned goods, personal hygiene, etc., musicians welcome, 310/913-0454.

SAT NOV 29

Autumn craft Boutique, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, arts and crafts of jewelry, fabrics, candles & more, http://canyonsages.com for booth reservations.

TUES DEC 2

Cold Creek Preserve - Red Rock Cyn Hike, starts at Cold Creek Preserve - Lower Stunt High Trailhead, 3 hr, moderate 4-mile, 800' gain up fire road & down into Red Rock, 8:30am, bring water, snack, lugsoles, hat, sunscreen, rain cancels, 818/501-1225.

THURS DEC 4

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

FRI DEC 5

Childrens Holiday Party, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4 - 7pm, milk & cookies and Santa, wear PJs.

Documentary Night, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 7:15pm snack, 7:30 film, $10 donation requested, bring potluck cheese/veggies, no alcohol.

SAT DEC 6

Annual Chamber Holiday Party, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 5:30 - 9:30pm, catered dinner, live music, dancing & more, $60 & $50, topangachamber.org.

SUN DEC 7

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


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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.