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The Big Boo Halloween Festival will take place at Mar Vista Elementary School on Saturday, October 26, 2019, from 10am to 3pm.

Come enjoy a fun-filled day of activities, dancing, crafting, and cake-walking.

Mar Vista Elementary
3330 Granville Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90066

Posted 10/24/19

An Earthquake Preparedness Fair will be held on Thursday October 3, 2019, from 6:30pm to 9:00pm at St. John's Church,

11000 National Blvd., across the street from Clover Elementary School.

Posted 10/3/19

Apple is offering free Art Lab for Kids lessons at Apple retail stores during October 2019 in observance of The Big Draw, an annual drawing festival.

The lesson theme is Make Your Own Emoji.

"Kids will learn fun ways to create their own emoji. We'll show them how to draw colorful faces and objects. They'll get hands-on using the Adobe Fresco app on iPad with Apple Pencil to draw an emoji to take home. Devices will be provided."

Posted 10/1/19

Palms Neighborhood Clean Up Day

Join the Palms Neighborhood Council to clean along Exposition Boulevard on Saturday, October 5, 2019. The goal of the project is for everyone to have an enjoyable time and meet new neighbors while we beautify our community.

Breakfast foods will be available in the morning, and pizza will be served for lunch.

See the Palms Neighborhood Council website.

Posted 9/24/19
Palms Community Clean-Up Day

Palms Neighborhood Clean Up Day

Join the Palms Neighborhood Council to clean along Exposition Boulevard on Saturday, October 5. The goal of the project is for everyone to have an enjoyable time and meet new neighbors while we beautify our community.

Breakfast foods will be available in the morning, and pizza will be served for lunch.

See the Palms Neighborhood Council website.

Palms Alumni in the News

Chloe Cheng
Former Palms student Chloe Cheng, now a student at Venice High School, won a gold medal at IESO, the International Earth Science Olympiad, in Korea. Chloe is pictured below, holding the American flag near the blue corner with the stars.

Chloe Cheng

Tori Corpuz
Palms alumna Tori Corpuz, now a Venice High alumna as well, spent the past year interning at Venice Paparazzi. The blog reported that Tori is heading to UCSD to study structural engineering. Take a look at the archive of her posts about Venice Beach.  

Past News and Events

Hamilton High School Community Meeting

Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Hamilton High School: informational community meeting

2018 Mar Vista Community Fall Festival

Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Mar Vista Recreation Center.

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