April 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



FRI APR 24

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.

Square Dance, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7:30 - 10pm, $10 & $5, topangacommunityclub.com.

SAT APR 25

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.

Artists' Reception for Stacy Haviland & Richard Barnett exhibition entitled "Burnt Offerings," Topanga Canyon Gallery, Pine Tree Circle, 120 N Topanga Canyon Blvd, 6 - 9pm, exhibit from April 22 - May 17, 310/455-7909 for regular gallery hours.

SUN APR 26

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.

Topanga State Park, 1 hr moderate family nature walk with a docent, meet Trippet Ranch parking lot, 10am.

MON APR 27

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

TUES APR 28

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

Astronomy: Biggest & Farthest presented by Richard Wade, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 4pm, 310/455-3480.

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

WED APR 29

Full Service Marketing Workshop for Small Business presented by the Topanga Chamber of Commerce, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 6 - 8pm, limited seating, 310/455-3480.

FRI MAY 1

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 MAY 2

Topanga Blues Festival featuring Deb Ryder, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 11am, www.socalblues.com.

SUN MAY 3

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.

THURS MAY 7

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

SUN MAY 10

Topanga State Park, 1 mile Mother's Day hike with a naturalist, fun activities for mom & family, Topanga Cyn Docents.

MOMentum Place featuring Topanga's Lexi Pearl, Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 2pm, $30, $15 & $10. Optional brunch prior to show from 12 noon - 1:30pm, $30. More info at www.theatricum.com.


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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.