Thursday, September 22
Conversation at Leon’s, a singles group combining discussion in an intimate home setting, this week, Mind Matters – The Power of Your Subconscious Mind with Dr. Nancy Irwin, Therapist, 639 26th Street, S.M. just north of Montana, Every Thursday at 7 p.m. (310) 393-4616. $17.00 / $15.00 with reservations by noon Thursday.
Friday, September 23
8th Annual Stop the Violence Think Education Put God For Concert & Conference “Youth Empowerment 4 Destiny” City of Refuge (Bishop Noel Jones, Pastor), 14527 S. San Pedro, Gardena. (562) 634-0820.
Saturday, September 24
Autumn Book Sale, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Venice – Abbot Kinney Memorial Library,
Jon David Waldron Community Room, 501 South Venice Blvd., (310) 821-1769.
A Special Workshop: Young Adults Fighting Cancer Together, The Wellness Community – WLA, 2716 Ocean Park Blvd., Suite 1040, 11 – 2 p.m., (310) 314-2555.
Sunday, September 25
An Afternoon Flute & Piano Rectial, 1:30 p.m., Steinway Hall at Fields Piano, 12121 Pico Blvd. (at Bundy), West Los Angeles, (310) 207-2400.
Hair Cut for a Good Cause, Santa Monica’s Luxelab will donate day’s proceeds to the Red Cross hurricane relief, $50 haircuts from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. all day, 1408 Montana Ave., (310) 255-9900.
Pacific Palisades Democratic Club Annual Garden Party – Honoring Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Councilman Bill Rosendahl, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., 310-230-2064
Monday, September 26
Adult CPR Training, for qualified ages 16 and up, Santa Monica Airport, free parking, for reservations, (310) 393-7758.
Shift Your Perspective and Change Your Life: The Power of Your Word, with Linda Landon, Sha’arei Am- The Santa Monica Synagogue, 1448 18th Street, (310) 451-8902, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 27
The Daughters of Kerala, 11:15 a.m. in Room 214 of the Santa Monica College Art Complex, 1900 Pico Blvd. (310) 434-4303.
Santa Monica’s Great Chefs Keep The Spirit of New Orleans Alive, Community to Community Hurricane Relief, 7:00 pm – 10pm, restaurants, local officials, celebrities, corporations and Santa Monica residents will all come together to raise as much as $100,000 for the American Red Cross. (310) 450-8600 x0. All-inclusive $200 per person tax deductible donation with proceeds going to The American Red Cross. The Buffalo Club is located at 1520 Olympic Blvd.
Wednesday, September 28
Papermaking for Teens. Make beautiful handmade paper to take home. Grades 6 and up. 4pm at the Santa Monica Public Library Fairview Branch, 2101 Ocean Park Boulevard. 310-450-0443.
Maggie Anton who will discuss her new book, Rashi’s Daughters: A Novel of Life, Love and Talmud in Medieval France, at 2:00 p.m. Friends of the Kaufman Brentwood Branch Library, in the community room of the library, located at 11820 San Vicente Boulevard. 310) 472-0163.