Join us on November 2 for Roar Shack: Imaginary Day  Roar Shack is a... read more

In California there is sun all the time and it’s never cold.... read more

Join us on October 12 for Roar Shack: Zero Tolerance for Silence Roar... read more


Meet our volunteers of the month: Debbie Dao and Steve Lerner… read more

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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
We are proud to present the latest installment of our Field Trip Book of the Week series: a Choose Your Own Adventure masterpiece, written by students from Rosemont Avenue... read more

826LA isn’t the only one celebrating a 10th birthday this year. Our student, Giovanni, turned 10 on September 29. We talked with the birthday boy about his big day. Read what he... read more

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of year again! The Halloween decorations are up and everyone in the office is contemplating what costumes to wear on October 30 when... read more

Watts is a changing community: its population is shifting and the historically African-American neighborhood is welcoming families from Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico,... read more

Upcoming Programs
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November 1st  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.

November 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.

November 3rd  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.

November 5th  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.