February 6, 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 JAN 28

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 JAN 29

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, free, karen.dannenbaum@gmail.com for questions on what to bring.

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 JAN 30

Help disadvantaged families and vets, bring items to Topanga Women's Circle bin, Pine Tree Circle (opposite Canyon Gourmet), 120 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 9 - 10:30am, open every Saturday except during high heat, rain or holidays. Don't leave items without a TWC volunteer to assist you. Info at www.topangawomenscircle.org.

SUN JAN 31

Topanga State Park, 2hr moderate family nature walk with a docent, meet Trippet Ranch parking lot bulletin board, 10am. Offered every Sunday thru June 30.

MON FEB 1

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

Topanga Ukesters, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 12noon - 1:15pm, melaniekareemdance@gmail.com, meets most Mondays.

WED FEB 3

Baby & Toddler Storytime, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 10:30 - 11:30am, playtime follows, ages 0 - 3 + caregiver, 310/455-3480, every Wednesday.

Topanga Authors Group, Topanga Library, 122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 7-9pm, 310/455-3480, local writers.

THURS FEB 4

Boy Scouts Webelo Den, Community House, 1440 N Topanga Cyn Blvd, 6:30 - 7:30pm, greg@barleyforge.com.

FRI FEB 5

TPA Documentary Night, "FIX IT! Healthcare at the Tipping Point," 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.

SUN FEB 7

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

WED FEB 10

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

THURS FEB 11

Trippet Ranch, Musch Trail, Eagle Rock Loop, moderately paced, 8 mile, 1200' gain Sierra Club hike, 8:30am, bring $ for parking, 2 qts H2O, lunch, etc, rain cancels, 4 hrs, 818/222-5581.

SAT FEB 13

Lower Topanga Creek Restoration, plant, water & weed creek-side vegetation, 3 hr MRT program, bring hat, water, snack, wear sturdy shoes, 9am, reservations necessary, 818/591-1701, x203, community service credit.


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.