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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
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

Did you know that the first-ever National Readathon Day will take place this Saturday, January 24? Being the book-lovers that we are, we’re pretty excited for this day set... read more

Upcoming Programs
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January 28th  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.

January 29th  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.

January 29th  6:30pm - 8:30pm

Echo Park Tuesday and Thursday Night Tutoring

Students join us at the Echo Park writing lab for Tuesday and Thursday Night Tutoring (TNT) to work on homework, reading, and writing.

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.