Events

Roar Shack Presents: End of the Earth on December 14, 2014

Join us on December 14 for Roar Shack: End of the Earth  Roar Shack is a collective of writers and artists, and over the coming months we’re going to bring you voices. Some of us come from fiction, some from … read more

Partners in Time: After-Hours Holiday Shopping on December 11, 12, and 13!

The Echo Park and Mar Vista Time Travel Marts welcome our Partners in Time members for three special evenings of holiday shopping. Enjoy your member discount while mingling with fellow 826LA supporters. We’ve got the perfect gift for everyone on your list— … read more

Partners in Time: Celebrate After-School Tutoring’s First Publication of the Year!

Attention all Partners in Time members! We’re celebrating the publication of I Found The Lion in the Parking Lot, a new book written by students from 826LA’s After-School Tutoring program. Partners in Time members are invited to join us for this special book … read more

Roar Shack Presents: Imaginary Day on November 2, 2014

Join us on November 2 for Roar Shack: Imaginary Day  Roar Shack is a collective of writers and artists, and over the coming months we’re going to bring you voices. Some of us come from fiction, some from memoir, some … read more

California Prose Directory: An Evening of Non-Fiction Writing from the Golden State on November 1, 2014

In California there is sun all the time and it’s never cold. . . In 1977, the San Joaquin Valley was designated a disaster area. . . Today’s paleo eats: nothing for breakfast, nothing for lunch, nothing for dinner. . . Join us … read more

Indoor Voices: A Reading Series Through Lit Crawl on October 22, 2014

Join us for 826LA’s Indoor Voices reading series, where our dynamic volunteers will share their experiences with books, writing, and the English language. Every year, 826LA volunteers inspire over 8,000 Los Angeles students ages 6-18 by helping them with creative … read more

Let’s Do the Time Warp: A Dance-a-thon for 826LA’s 10th Anniversary on October 18, 2014

Join us for Let’s Do the Time Warp, a dance-a-thon for 826LA’s 10th anniversary. Assemble your dance teams, ready your costumes, and dust off your dancing shoes, because all funds raised support free writing programs for kids. We can’t wait … read more

Cool Down with Coolhaus and 826LA at Culture Collide on Saturday, October 18!

This October, Culture Collide returns to the streets of Echo Park for its fifth exciting year. At this two-day celebration of creative curiosity, attendees are bound to discover their new favorite international band in addition to well known headliners, artists, … read more

Roar Shack: Zero Tolerance for Silence on October 12, 2014

Join us on October 12 for Roar Shack: Zero Tolerance for Silence Roar Shack is a collective of writers and artists, and over the coming months we’re going to bring you voices. Some of us come from fiction, some from … read more

An Evening with Judd Apatow & Friends: A Benefit for 826LA on September 16, 2014

Did you miss out on An Evening with Judd Apatow & Friends? Here’s another chance! The Largo has added a second night with Judd Apatow and friends. Judd is getting back into stand-up after twenty years off stage. Trust us, … read more