Coffee & Conversation: Los Angeles @ Groundwork Coffee Company
Aug 22 @ 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us for coffee and meet with Michelle Roch, Associate Director at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. During this informal coffee chat, we will answer your questions about our MBA program, community, curriculum, and Hoya network. Coffee is on us!

Back to School Bingo @ Venice Abbot Kinney Memorial Branch Library
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fun & Gaming Feeling lucky? Win backpacks, books, school supplies, gift cards and more! Ages 5 and up.

Silicon Beach Networking Happy Hour at Wurstkuche in Venice @ Wurstkuche Venice
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Wednesday, August 22nd Starting at 6pm! Meet new people, make business connections and most importantly, let’s have fun!  —-Our events attract guests from leading companies and startups like, Snapchat, Hulu, Tinder, Instabrand, Vytmn, 72 and Sunny, Nasty Gal, Tastemade, Comedy Central, Forever 21, Rise9, Tesloop, Popstand, Live Nation, Hawke Media, James Jeans, FIDM, Participant Media, Fishermen Labs, Markett, EA Sports, Influential, United Talent Agency, Ticketmaster and many more… Limited Tickets Available Register ASAP! use code: highlight for 10% off any ticket purchase.

Mediumship + Messages Experience @ Mystic Journey Bookstore
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join Emily Stroia, world renowned spritual teacher & medium in an experiential workshop where she will teach you:  1. Basic mechanics of mediumship  2. Common signs + signals from your spirit loved ones  3. A simple + powerful visualization to connect with your spirit loved ones anytime  4. Messages will be given to audience members (not everyone is guaranteed a message)  $35 Early-bird/ $45 at the door.  For more information on Emily, visit or her online spiritual arts school, 

Mental Health in Media – Panel + Movie Screening @ Electric Lodge
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Multiple Academy Award winning drama “A Beautiful Mind” tells the story of John Forbes Nash Jr., a genius Mathematician who struggled with schizophrenia for many years. Nash won the Nobel prize for his work in economic theory, having created a system dubbed the Nash Equilibrium. Directed by Ron Howard, this film allows us to see the obstacles and challenges even the most celebrated among us face. Doors open starting at 7 pm, and the film will start at 7:30 pm. Please join us after for a panel on the portrayal of Mental Health in Media. All proceeds from ticket sales and contributions go to support Santa Monica College Psi Beta, an Honors Society that focuses on giving community college students the opportunity to conduct student-led Psychology Research. We appreciate your donations!

Sneak Preview Screening WEED THE PEOPLE @ Venice
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

With their groundbreaking documentary, The Business of Being Born, Ricki Lake & Abby Epstein revolutionized the way people look at childbirth. Now,they’re doing the same for medical cannabis, exposing the astonishing ways the plant works against cancer and how access to this medicine has become a human rights issue. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Ricki Lake and Dr. Bonni Goldstein, the Medical Director of CannaCenters, who appears in the film. 

Food Pantry Fridays (Ongoing) @ Postal code 90291, US
Aug 24 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm

Sponsored by: St. Joseph Center Quick Overview: Volunteers assist clients in selecting their food, answers their questions, help them navigate the pantry efficiently, sort boxes of canned items, separate fresh produce into appropriate portions, and ensure proper pantry set up.Mission or Broader Program Description: Our Mission is . . .

Mother’s Feast @ Venice
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

An intimate gathering for mothers (new and seasoned) to come together over a shared feast of seasonal and local produce.  Leave the bubs tucked up in bed and join us under the stars for an evening of conversation and connection with your local mama community.  The dinner is casual but the conversation is meaningful as we explore different themes surrounding our own personal journeys and identities as women. We venture beyond just the label of ‘mother’ and celebrate the many other aspects of ourselves that make us multidimensional beings.  Prepare to ‘break bread’ with strangers and leave as new friends.  Event Details Ticket price includes appetizers, entree + dessert. All food is organic and locally grown.  * Wine is not included in ticket price but available for purchase.  Please email and let us know in advance if you have any dietry restrictions [email protected] Venue will be revealed closer to the event. The location will be in Venice, CA.

Past Life Regression @ Mystic Journey Bookstore
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for a fun adventure exploring your past lives using Dolores Cannon’s technique for past life regression: QHHT. We’ll journey into our multidimensional nature where you might find the origin of patterns in your current life. Jeroen was trained by Dolores Cannon in 2006 and has regressed hundreds of people since. His work is featured in the HayHouse book ‘The Boy Who Knew Too Much‘ by Cathy Byrd. IG: @JeroenIsLove FB: @JeroenIsLove

FOVL Book Sale @ Venice Abbot Kinney Memorial Branch Library
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 am

Used Book Sale Support your Library. This is our #1 fundraising event and allows us to continue our community programs and to build our collection with new books, DVDs, etc. Stop by and find a good book for yourself, friends and family. Books in very good condition.