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Something for Everybody This Weekend On The Calendar

With 22 items on the calendar this weekend, it would seem that there is something for everybody! How about a night hike on the preserve? Check! How about a sourdough cracker making class? Got it! Drum circle, anybody? That and so much more below.

Events for August 13, 2016

9:00 AM

Playa Vista Farmers Market

August 13 @ 9:00 am2:00 pm UTC-7

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Playa Vista Farmers’ Market,

12775 W Millennium Dr
Playa Vista, CA 90094 United States

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The Playa Vista Farmers Market was started in 2009 with a vision to create a better “farmer first” market. This market was recently honored to be named one of the three Best of the Westside farmers markets by Argonaut News. Located at Runway Playa Vista on Runway Blvd & Town Center Drive and adjacent to Whole

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9:30 AM
35$

Sourdough Cracker Class

August 13 @ 9:30 am12:00 pm UTC-7
Holy Nativity Episcopal Church — Community Hall,

6700 W. 83rd St.
Westchester, CA 90045 United States

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breadbakers logo

Ready for Sourdough Crackers? Urged on by several requests, Dana will finally teach a sourdough Cracker Class at our Westchester Community Oven location. Come learn to create a recipe of your own for slightly sour, crisp, and nutritious crackers made from whole grain sonora, spelt, and/or kamut flours. Contemplate a crunchy topping for extra flavor,

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10:30 AM

Sing Along With Emily Arrow At Children’s Book World

August 13 @ 10:30 am11:30 am UTC-7

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Children’s Book World,

10580 1/2 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90064 United States

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emily-arrow

Sing and read with Emily Arrow at Singalong Storytime! Emily brings musical magic to stories by creating songs about your favorite books. Beginning with interactive songs and instruments, Emily Arrow’s Singalong Storytimes involve the audience from every page to every note. After reading each book, participants get to sing along to Emily’s original songs based

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11:00 AM

Lakeshore Free Crafts for Kids

August 13 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm UTC-7

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Lakeshore,

8888 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034 United States

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free crafts for kids at Lakeshore Learning

Free crafts for kids. No reservations necessary. Ages 3 & up. Click here for the schedule of crafts.

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Natsumatsuri Family Festival

August 13 @ 11:00 am5:00 pm UTC-7
Japanese American National Museum,

100 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States

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JANM-2016-festival

FREE ALL DAY! Saturday, August 13, 2016 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Join us for our annual summer celebration featuring Japanese and Japanese American performances, crafts, and activities. Plus, free admission all day to see Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami, Tatau: Marks of Polynesia, andCommon Ground: The Heart of Community. Download a flyer with the full

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12:00 PM

Children’s Popcorn Theatre

August 13 @ 12:00 pm1:30 pm UTC-7

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Carlson Memorial Park,

10400 Motor Ave
Culver City, CA 90232 United States

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popcorn theatre

Presented by Culver City Public Theatre: Frog Tails Written by Eric Billitzer, Directed by Nicola Henry Saturdays and Sundays at 12 noon, July 16th – August 21st

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1:00 PM

Say NO Bullying Festival

August 13 @ 1:00 pm5:00 pm UTC-7
Griffith Park,

4730 Crystal Springs Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

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no bullying

The Say NO Bullying Festival brings together children, teens, and adults for an outdoor extravaganza which bridges music with anti-bullying messages. The festival will showcase anti-bullying influencers, musical performers, exhibit/resource booths, food, celebrities, and a massive group of supporters from all over Southern California who together and loudly “Say NO Bullying.” The event is hosted

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2:00 PM

Culver City Public Theatre In The Park

August 13 @ 2:00 pm4:00 pm UTC-7

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Carlson Memorial Park,

10400 Motor Ave
Culver City, CA 90232 United States

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popcorn theatre

Culver City Public Theatre presents Shakespeare’s As You Like It Save the date for the performances that you would like to attend. After that, all you have to do is bring a lawn chair or blanket, and enjoy the show! All performances are FREE – no reservations necessary.

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4:00 PM

Getty Garden Concert for Kids

August 13 @ 4:00 pm5:30 pm UTC-7

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Getty Museum Central Garden,

1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049 United States

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getty concert

Mista Cookie Jar (aka C.J. Pizarro) is a children’s music performer, multi-instrumentalist, and producer extraordinaire. As Mista Cookie Jar & the Chocolate Chips, Pizarro and his family, including his young kids, perform together and have toured all over the U.S. promoting their blend of urban-island-folk with a bit of bluegrass and rock ‘n roll. His

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6:00 PM

Redondo Beach Concert On The Pier

August 13 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm UTC-7
Redondo Beach Pier,

100 Fisherman’s Wharf
Redondo Beach, CA 90277 United States

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redondo pier concerts

Amber Foxx (Rockabilly) Redondo Pier Association. Bring your beach chairs down to the Redondo Beach Pier and enjoy free concerts every Thursday and Saturday evening throughout the summer from 6:00-8:00 PM. The Redondo Beach Pier Concert Series features over 20 bands from an array of genres including Blues, Country, Hawaiian, Jazz, Rock, Salsa, and Swing

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7:00 PM

Marina del Rey Pop Saturdays: Ra Ra Riot

August 13 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm UTC-7
Burton Chace Park,

13650 Mindanao Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292 United States

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MdR Summer Concerts 2016

Originally from Syracuse, indie rock band Ra Ra Riot is known for its “baroque pop” sound that blends rock with melodic strings. With their newly-released fourth album, Need Your Light, Ra Ra Riot channels a fresh, eclectic style with songs like “Water,” “Bouncy Castle,” and “Absolutely,” embracing upbeat electronics, heightened experimentation and expansive soundscapes. Bring

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Emerson Garden Movie In The Garden

August 13 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7
CA
ghostbusters

Join us for our first Movie Night in the Garden of the season.  Gate will open at 7p, and the movie will start at sundown.  Donation:  $5/adult; $3/kid.  Snacks available for purchase.  All proceeds will go to the garden.  Come support us and bring your friends! Ghostbusters is a 1984 American supernatural comedy film directed

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Free

Shakespeare By The Sea – Cymbeline

August 13 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm UTC-7
Polliwog Park,

1601 Manhattan Beach Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

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shakespeare by the sea

An action-adventure-fairy-tale-romance! Shakespeare tells an epic romantic tale filled with magical potions, dastardly villains, ghosts, gods and lost princes. Shakespeare by the Sea (SBTS) is a nonprofit organization that was launched in 1998 by Producing Artistic Director Lisa Coffi. Their mission is to enrich the lives of individuals, youth and their families in diverse communities. Since

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7:30 PM

Night Hike On The Preserve

August 13 @ 7:30 pm9:30 pm UTC-7
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Spend a late summer’s evening strolling around the Preserve and taking in all the sights and sounds that are part of nighttime at the Nature Center. Please dress appropriately for this evening outdoor activity. Limited space; pre-registration required by calling 310-782-3989. Source: www.friendsofmadronamarsh.com

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Events for August 14, 2016

8:00 AM

Sunday Westchester Farmers Market

August 14 @ 8:00 am1:00 pm UTC-7

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Westchester Triangle,

6200 W. 87th Street
Westchester, CA 90045 United States

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The Sunday Westchester Farmers Market is an expansion of the long running Wednesday Westchester Farmers Market and offers a mix of farmers, ranchers and specialty growers, along with food purveyors and artisans.

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9:00 AM

Manhattan Beach – Kids Extreme

August 14 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm UTC-7
Begg Pool,

1402 North Peck Ave
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

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kids extreme

Be ready to swim, run, go over, under, through and between various obstacles! Mud, tires, hay, water, walls, and much more will be provided for you to challenge your physical ability. This event promotes a fun and healthy way for kids to have a feeling of accomplishment and encourages self-esteem. Everyone who participates in this

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10:30 AM

Theatricum Botanicum Kids Koncerts

August 14 @ 10:30 am12:00 pm UTC-7
Theatricum Botanicum,

1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga, CA 90290 United States

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family-fundays

Hullabaloo from San Diego gets kids to laugh and dance and stomp their feet with their“organic kid-folk! Learn more about Hullabaloo Length of event is approximate. Tickets are $10. Group rates available. No food or drink permitted (except water). No pets except for service animals. No photography or recording. source: theatricum.com/kids-koncerts

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11:00 AM

Lakeshore Free Crafts for Kids

August 14 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm UTC-7

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Lakeshore,

8888 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90034 United States

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free crafts for kids at Lakeshore Learning

Free crafts for kids. No reservations necessary. Ages 3 & up. Click here for the schedule of crafts.

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2:30 PM

Free To Be Me Drum Circle

August 14 @ 2:30 pm3:30 pm UTC-7
Zimmer Children’s Museum,

6505 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048 United States

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Zimmer Children s Museum

Grab a drum and feel the beat move you! Join us as Free to Be Me Drum Circle guides us through the thrill, the fun, and the healing of the drum! Source: zimmermuseum.org

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4:00 PM

Getty Garden Concert for Kids

August 14 @ 4:00 pm5:30 pm UTC-7

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Getty Museum Central Garden,

1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049 United States

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getty concert

Mista Cookie Jar (aka C.J. Pizarro) is a children’s music performer, multi-instrumentalist, and producer extraordinaire. As Mista Cookie Jar & the Chocolate Chips, Pizarro and his family, including his young kids, perform together and have toured all over the U.S. promoting their blend of urban-island-folk with a bit of bluegrass and rock ‘n roll. His

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5:00 PM

Playa Vista Concert In The Park: Black Crystal Wolf Kids

August 14 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm UTC-7
Playa Vista Concert Park,

6020 Seabluff Drive
Playa Vista, CA 90094 United States

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black crystal wolf kids

Enjoy the world’s first indie-rock tribute band as they pay audience-interactive homage to the Black Keys, Florence and the Machine, Hozier, The Talking Heads and The Pixies. Get ready to party! The concert starts at 5 pm at Concert Park (west end of Playa Vista at Seabluff Drive) and runs until 6:30 pm. Food trucks will be

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Free

Manhattan Beach Concert In The Park

August 14 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm UTC-7
Polliwog Park,

1601 Manhattan Beach Blvd.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 United States

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tizer

TIZER featuring Karen Briggs: Keyboardist and recording artist Lao Tizer captivates audiences of all ages and musical tastes. Lao has been proclaimed “an independent artist with all the right moves” and “a torchbearer for the new generation of contemporary jazz.” He is a Best New Jazz Artist nominee; a Yamaha-endorsed pianist and keyboardist, and he

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