June 26, 2022 Breaking News, Latest News, and Videos

What’s On This Weekend Around Santa Monica: March 29-31:

Friday, March 29

Easter Bunny Photos at Santa Monica Place run today and tomorrow, March 30. Friday and Saturday from 11 am to 8 pm (Break: 1:15-2 pm; 5:15-5:45 pm). The Market, Santa Monica Place. 310.260.8333, santamonicaplace.com/ events/Easter_2013.

ZJ Boarding House presents “Night Sesh Outdoor Movie Night” at 7:30 pm with a presentation of Rip Curl’s “Float.” The movie documents a six-month surfing quest across 13,000 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. Bring a blanket or a chair, because the “Night Sesh” films are presented on the lawn at the California Heritage Museum. ZJ’s will pop popcorn and hand out coconut water for free. 2612 Main St. 310.392.5646, zjboardinghouse.com.

“Women Make the World Go Round” mixed art exhibit and reception will be held from 7-10 pm. The one night only event will showcase photography, drawing, neon/light art, ceramics, collage, painting, sculpture, and woodcuts. This is an opportunity to meet the artists, artist and founder Tatiana Botton, and Heather James Fine Art curator Chip Tom. VIP tickets are $20 with access to the VIP reception and wine tasting at 5:30 pm and one food ticket for the Border Grill truck. General tickets are free for access to the general public event. Broadway Art Space, 929 Broadway. 310.266.4843, womenmaketheworldgoround.eventbrite.com.

YWCA Santa Monica/Westside presents “Mama’s Lessons – Stories by Barbara H. Clark” at 6:30 pm. As a professional storyteller/spoken word artist, Clark has been performing her own original life stories at various venues and events throughout California, since 1996. Her stories include events from her life in a small east coast community and in Los Angeles, touching stories of family heritage, and warm profiles of memorable relatives. 2019 14th St. Tickets are $20 each and can be purchased via phone at 310.452.3881 or at smywca.org.

Saturday, March 30

PierFit Active Lifestyle program hosts its last “Run + Yoga” from 8-10 am at the Santa Monica Pier. Need a little help getting back in shape for spring? You can join either class or both, in an inclusive no-judgment environment with some of Santa Monica’s best instructors. Run at 8 am; yoga at 9 am. Free. 310.458.8901, santamonicapier.org/fun.

Vosges Haut-Chocolat Easter Pop-up Store at Hotel Casa del Mar from 11 am to 5 pm in the lobby; 5 pm to 8 pm in the gift shop. The popular chocolate brand will feature all of their Easter treats ranging from their Wandering Chocolate Rabbits to Bacon Caramel filled eggs. It will be open 11 am to 5 pm in the lobby Sunday, March 31 as well. 1910 Ocean Way. hotelcasadelmar.com.

A free screening will be held at 4 pm of the documentary film “Not My Life,” which will be followed by a panel discussion. It will be held at the SGI-USA Culture of Peace Resource Center, 606 Wilshire Blvd. Free parking is available in the SGI-USA parking structure on 6th Street between Wilshire Blvd and Arizona Ave.

Enchanted Fairytale Interactive Theatre will take place today and Sunday, March 31 from 1-2:30 pm. All craft materials plus free refreshments are included. Admission is $15 for children aged 4-10, one free adult admission with every paid child’s ticket; additional accompanying adults are $5 each. 310.394.9779 ext. 2, SantaMonicaPlayhouse.com.

Sunday, March 31

Painters Breakfast will be held from 10 am to 1 pm at Paint Lab, 2912 Main Street. Start your Sunday morning off on the creative side of the bed, filled with painting, coffee, tea and a light breakfast fare. $25 plus the cost of your canvas. Includes all the brushes, paints, easels, set up and cleanup, coffee, tea, oatmeal or bagel. Reservations required. 310.450.9200, paintlab.net.

Wilshire Restaurant launches its new weekly Sunday Brunch starting today. The brunch will be offered every Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm and feature a make-your-own omelet station, a buffet selection of salads and appetizers, pastries, and desserts, and an unlimited mimosa and bloody mary bar. Reservations recommended: 310.586.1707, wilshirerestaurant.com.

Movies on the Beach at Coast. Hang out on the Coast patio every Sunday for a movie night! Show times begin at 6 pm. Food/drink specials from 6-9 pm. Tonight’s screening is of “Annie Hall.” 1 Pico Blvd. shuttersonthebeach.com.

in News
Related Posts

The Los Angeles Real Estate Market May Finally Be Slowing Down

June 24, 2022

June 24, 2022

Real estate sales drop 21 percent in past year By Dolores Quintana The Los Angeles real estate market is showing...

Redevelopment Complete of Former Westside Pavilion Macy’s

June 24, 2022

June 24, 2022

Developer announces complete of West End at Pico and Overland Developer HLW, on behalf of GPI Companies and in partnership...

Mayor Himmelrich’s Tax Transfer Measure Is Favored to Qualify for the November Election

June 24, 2022

June 24, 2022

In a cursory review, the City Clerk’s office verified 10,277 of the over 11,000 signatures  By Dolores Quintana Santa Monica...

Active Shooter Training Set for Santa Monica Middle School Friday

June 23, 2022

June 23, 2022

Drill to take place at John Adams Middle School Friday morning By Sam Catanzaro ​​An active shooter training will take...

Metro Church and Cafe Fundraising To Keep Space in Santa Monica

June 23, 2022

June 23, 2022

Non-profit church and coffee shop shut down following false vermin complaint By Dolores Quintana Metropolis Santa Monica is a multi-use...

New Coffee Shop Open on Montana Avenue

June 23, 2022

June 23, 2022

Go Get ‘Em Tiger up and running on corner of Montana and 10th  By Dolores Quintana A new coffee shop...

15-Year Department Veteran Selected as Santa Monica’s Next Director of Library Services

June 22, 2022

June 22, 2022

Erica Cuyugan leads Santa Monica Public Library After performing a nationwide search, the City of Santa Monica recently selected Erica...

Cardboard City Returning to Santa Monica This Weekend

June 22, 2022

June 22, 2022

5,000 square foot innovative pop-up art installation returns June 25 with opening ceremony  Cardboard City, a 5,000 square foot innovative...

The Book Jewel Celebrates Pride Month as a Community

June 22, 2022

June 22, 2022

Westchester bookstore hosting series of events this month The Book Jewel in Westchester is hosting several events this month that...

Santa Monica Resident Injured in Apartment Fire

June 21, 2022

June 21, 2022

Pico Neighborhood apartment catches fire last week By Sam Catanzaro A Santa Monica resident was injured in an apartment fire...

Bonin Requests Lease Extension for a Bridge Home Homeless Shelter

June 21, 2022

June 21, 2022

Motion currently pending in City Council committee  By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles City Councilmember Mike Bonin is pushing to extend...

Mountain Lion Killed by Vehicle Near the Same Spot Her Mother Was Fatally Struck in 2018

June 21, 2022

June 21, 2022

P-54 killed on Las Virgenes Road last Friday By Sam Catanzaro Not too far from where her mother was hit...

Rent Board Has Approves Highest Rental Increase In 40 Years: Santa Monica Beat – June 20th, 2022

June 20, 2022

June 20, 2022

Local news and culture in under 5 minutes.* Rent Board Has Approves Highest Rental Increase In 40 Years * Recreational Marijuana...

Santa Monica Families Earning Upwards of $190,000 Can Qualify for Mortgage Relief

June 17, 2022

June 17, 2022

State expands California Mortgage Relief Program By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica families earning upwards of $190,000 can qualify for mortgage...