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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!

    This Sunday, September 21 from 1:00-4:00 PM at Bergamot Station, Common Sense is hosting their Game… more »

  • ELEMENTARY:

    The whole family can learn the ins and outs of growing an edible vegetable garden together… more »

  • MIDDLE SCHOOL:

    This weekend at The Hammer, as part of the museum’s Family Flicks Film Series, get to… more »

  • HIGH SCHOOL:

    This Saturday is the first day of Step and Repeat at MOCA, a multi-disciplinary program of… more »

  • PARENTS:

    In conjunction with the Getty’s photographic exhibition In Focus: Tokyo, a panel will visit the museum… more »

  • EVERYONE:

    Something to be sure to mark your calendars with is the Mandala of Compassion program at… 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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