Posted May. 8, 2015, 6:00 am
An eclectic musical lineup, healthy culinary demonstrations, heart-pounding fitness activities, crafts, games, and food trucks – that’s just some of the highlights for the Santa Monica Festival this Saturday.
Posted Apr. 8, 2015, 10:17 am
Virginia Avenue Project’s Arts Center for Youth will host an opening day celebration on Sunday, April 19, from 11 am to 3 pm, in tandem with 18th Street Arts Center’s Champagne Social.
Posted Apr. 6, 2015, 9:51 am
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica is seeking sponsors for its first Great Futures for Kids Breakfast, which will be held April 30, featuring a keynote address by international speaker, award-winning author, passionate peace activist and consultant, Azim Khamisa.
Posted Apr. 4, 2015, 9:16 am
Santa Monica’s own literary version of Coachella, YALLWest, will make its debut as the city’s first Young Adult book festival on April 11 and 12.
Posted Mar. 16, 2015, 9:33 am
The City of Santa Monica’s 2015 Youth Summer Camps Fair will be held on March 21 to help parents looking to get a head start on summer break planning.
Posted Feb. 24, 2015, 1:28 pm
The Pedagogical Institute of Los Angeles, in collaboration with Evergreen Community School, First Presbyterian Nursery School, The New School-West, and Palisades Preschool, will host a two-day conference starting Friday called "Children as Producers of Culture: looking inward and outward."
Posted Feb. 13, 2015, 7:57 am
St. Monica Catholic Elementary School celebrated National Catholic Schools Week at the end of January with the theme “Catholic Schools: Communities of Faith, Knowledge, and Service.”
Posted Jan. 30, 2015, 8:57 am
The Assistance League of Santa Monica annually sponsors fifth graders from Stoner Avenue School to attend a week at Malibu Outdoor Science School, which was recently held Jan. 12-16.
Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:42 am
Three Santa Monica scouts will be awarded the rank of Eagle Scout at the Troop 2 Eagle Court of Honor this Sunday, Jan. 25.
Posted Dec. 3, 2014, 9:50 am
Registration is underway for the winter season of youth Basketball at the Santa Monica YMCA.
Posted Nov. 10, 2014, 9:44 am
Teams of high school and college students all over Los Angeles will compete in the Los Angeles region’s 2nd Annual Rube Goldberg Machine Contest this weekend.
Posted Nov. 9, 2014, 6:00 am
The Santa Monica History Museum invites children and their parents to their free monthly Hands-On History series, to be held at 11 am on the third Saturday morning of every month.
Posted Oct. 29, 2014, 9:44 am
Best-selling "Sneaky Uses for Everyday Things" author Cy Tymony brings his unique, fun, hands-on learning approach to all things math in "Sneaky Math: A Graphic Primer with Projects" to Santa Monica next Tuesday, Nov. 4.
Posted Oct. 22, 2014, 9:14 am
Marshall Fundamental High School senior Madison Elaine Triplett was named tonight as the 97th Rose Queen.
Posted Sep. 9, 2014, 8:57 am
In 2009, a Santa Monica-based School of Martial Arts branched out to form a Foundation to teach a free weekly class to a handful of at-risk youth in South Central Los Angeles. Fast-forward to today, the program has significantly grown to multiple free classes that serve about 200 students a week who live in South Central.
Posted Aug. 18, 2014, 9:16 am
Four Crossroads seniors are reminding the community that age is but a number, and if anyone wants to make a change, then there needs to be something done about it.
Posted Aug. 7, 2014, 8:59 am
United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL), the largest grassroots volleyball organization of its type, has announced that registration has begun for the 2014 Fall Season at sites throughout Los Angeles County.
Posted Aug. 5, 2014, 8:58 am
Your baby was born with pink skin, a loud cry, and a full set of adorable fingers and toes. But a few days after you arrive home, your phone rings: your baby has screened positive for a genetic disorder.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:14 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier hosted the Santa Monica Police Activities League (PAL) with more than 500 children and more than seven Califo...
Posted Jul. 18, 2014, 9:09 am
Hotel Casa del Mar presents “Abrakidabra” at 3 pm this Saturday. This event features modern conjurer Derek Hughes as he puts on a kid-centric magic matinee.
Posted Jul. 14, 2014, 9:11 am
After hearing statistics about hunger among children, Santa Monica resident Laura McHolm felt she needed to act.
Posted Jul. 7, 2014, 2:11 pm
A young adult author panel titled “Books to Bond Over: YA Authors in Conversation” will take place from 7-9 pm this Tuesday, July 8 at the Santa Monica Main Library. It will include six successful young authors – three hailing from Santa Monica.
Posted Jul. 2, 2014, 9:03 am
Banc of California, Inc. has announced a focus on financial literacy in cooperation with the University of Southern California (USC) Athletics department as the company was named the “Official Bank of USC Athletics.”
Posted Jun. 26, 2014, 8:19 am
Imagine a space that transcends space itself, whose sole intention is to allow the creative people of Los Angeles a place to express themselves, to learn new things, and to collaborate. In Santa Monica, such a place exists.
Posted Jun. 9, 2014, 9:04 am
The genes children inherit determine everything from their height to their hair color. But sometimes, a child’s genetic code also contains hidden abnormalities that can cause an array of health issues, such as developmental delays or physical or mental illness.