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826LA in Mar Vista
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and the Time Travel Mart
12515 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066
(310) 915-0200
826LA in Echo Park (map)
and the Time Travel Mart
1714 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 413-3388
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From the Blog
Ambassador. Motivator. Liaison. Executive Director: all titles worn proudly–and well–by Joel Arquillos. Since joining 826LA in August 2008, Arquillos has seen the... read more

Do you remember the first books that you owned? Last Saturday, young readers in our Barnacle’s Bookworms workshop took home some special books donated by the Ella Fitzgerald... read more

In high school, I hid my face under a head of unruly curls. In my oversized Dickies jeans, I navigated the world self-consciously, afraid to perpetrate my idiosyncrasies and being... read more

We are proud to present this latest installment of our Field Trip Book of the Week series: a Storytelling & Bookmaking masterpiece, written by students from MacArthur Park... read more

Upcoming Programs
View all upcoming 826LA programs!

January 31st  10:00am - 11:30am

Barnacle's Bookworms at 826LA in Echo Park

Barnacle's Bookworms is a workshop that provides elementary school students with additional reading support. One-on-one time with caring volunteers helps students develop both literacy skills and a love of reading.

February 2nd  2:45pm - 6:00pm

Echo Park After-School Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for After-School Tutoring to work on homework, reading, and writing.

February 2nd  7:00pm - 8:30pm

Journalism-The Good Times at 826LA in Echo Park

In this workshop students research and write articles that are published in the student-written newspaper, The Good Times.

February 3rd  2:45pm - 6:00pm

Echo Park After-School Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for After-School Tutoring to work on homework, reading, and writing.