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Our Locations
826LA in Mar Vista
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
Science is everywhere. It’s in your shoes, your bedroom, in the air, in space, in you. Most importantly, it is in schools. I have always loved my high school science... read more

From 826LA in Echo Park: What did the mother buffalo say to the baby buffalo when he was leaving for school? Tommy Honton is a great person who brings stuff to students and knows... read more

It was his passion for education that led Louis Lucido, Chief Operating Officer and founding member of DoubleLine Capital, to join 826LA’s board of directors in 2013. Lou (as... read more

Ever wonder who the friendly folks are who greet you in the Time Travel Mart? We’d love for you to meet one of these awesome people: Maribel Barcena. You can find her... read more

Upcoming Programs
View all upcoming 826LA programs!

May 30th  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.

June 1st  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.

June 2nd  9:30am - 12:30pm

Echo Park Storytelling & Bookmaking Field Trip

Ms. Lemone's 2nd/3rd grade class from Sandra Cisneros Learning Academy will be joining us for a Storytelling and Bookmaking field trip in the Echo Park writing lab.

December 31st  7:00pm