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The Family Savvy is a vital activity guide for smart Angelenos (with or without kids) seeking to take advantage of all our city has to offer.

Six Picks of the Week


  • Try This!

    Front Porch Cinema—the latest in outdoor movies—presents Frozen this Friday, October 3 at 6:00 PM at… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    This Sunday, October 5, KCRW and the Fowler Museum are teaming up for a tasty treat.… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    A new indoor flea market has taken up residence Downtown at 453 Colton St. Every Friday,… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    If scary is your thing, check out Universal Studios’ increasingly popular Halloween Horror Nights. Tickets are… more »

  • PARENTS:

    Fox’s latest series, Gracepoint, premiers this Thursday, October 2 at 9/8c. The ten part mystery series… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    On Thursday, October 2, the final showing of the Hollywood Costume exhibition at the Wilshire May… more »

Mandala of Compassion for 2 weeks

Four venerated monks will visit the Hammer from September 27 to October 12 to create a mandala of compassion out of sand.

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