Thursday, August 15
Vista Studios Summer Bash
4 to 7 p.m.
This networking opportunity includes a moderated panel discussion and gadget showcase while
you enjoy fine wine, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Vista Studios 12615 Beatrice St. RSVP:
Wednesday, August 21
Blue Bottle Coffee Lab:
Dripper Brew Class 1 to 2 p.m.
Get ready for an intimate, hands-on class led
by an expert barista. Learn to make a delectable pour over with the Blue Bottle Dripper. Tickets
are $35. Visit eventbrite.com for more details. 12105 West Waterfront Drive.
Monday, August 26
“The Camino Voyage”
@ Cinemark Playa Vista and XD
This documentary is a modern day odyssey about a small crew who embark on a traditional boat to sail the Camino by sea, traveling all the way from Ireland to northern Spain. 6:30 p.m. Tickets
are $13.75; tickets.demand.film/event/8204.
12746 West Jefferson Blvd.
Thursday, August 29 7 to 9 p.m.
Playa Vista Ladies Book Club
@ Urban Plates 7 to 9 p.m.
Meet on the outside patio to discuss
“The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie
Society” by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie
Barrows. There is a $2 fee to cover the cost
of the meetup website. Visit meetup.com for
more details. 12746 Jefferson Blvd.
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Freshwater Marsh Tour
@ Ballona Freshwater Marsh
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Expert docents lead you through the Ballona Freshwater Marsh, where you’ll learn about its history and ecology. Enjoy all the unique native plants while getting a special behind-the-scenes look at this protected place, and meet some of the birds who call the marsh home. No RSVP required; meet by large purple welcome sign on Jefferson Ballona Freshwater Marsh. Free.
Saturday, September 7
Thick Girl Yoga LA Beach Party
12 to 6 p.m.
Join the Thick Girl Yoga LA Community for yoga, games, and giveaways. Wear your favorite beach wear, bring a yoga mat and water. A vegan lunch
will be available for a $10 donation. Event is free. Visit eventbrite.com to register. Dockweiler Beach, 12000 Vista Del Mar, Playa del Rey.
Sunday, September 8
End of Summer Silver Strand
8th Annual Party 12 to 4 p.m.
Hosted by the Silver Strand Homeowners
Association, this family party includes
a wine bar, hamburgers and hot dogs, face
painting, jumpy house and balloon man.
Location is Quarterdeck Mall and Roma Court
in Marina Del Rey. Free. Visit bergmanbeach-
properties.com for more details.
Saturday, September 21
Strengthening the Cat-Human Bond
@ Wallis Annenberg PetSpace 3 p.m.
Cat training and behavior expert Dr. Kristyn Vitale discusses the science behind your cat’s behavior,
as well as exploring the basics of cat clicker
training using positive reinforcement. Visit
annenbergpetspace.org to register.
12005 Bluff Creek Dr. Free.
@ Playa Vista Branch Library 2 p.m.
Learn how to make papier-mâché theatre
masks with members of Raze The Space Theatre Ensemble in a hands-on workshop for all ages. Dress to get messy! Session includes a free
printed worksheet. Free.
Thursday, October 10
American Heart Association’s Field Day @ Central Park 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Kickoff this brand new event with a variety of heart-healthy activities for companies and community members to enjoy. A water station and food vendors will be onsite. Visit heart.org for more info.