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Our Locations
826LA in Mar Vista
(map)
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
826LA isn’t the only one celebrating a 10th birthday this year. Our student, Yahir, who recently began attending after-school tutoring in Mar Vista, celebrated his 10th birthday... read more

This week, 826LA was awarded a grant of $15,000 from the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, to support our growing college access program at Roosevelt High School and Mendez High... read more

Patrick Diaz has been a staple at our field trips, especially those of the Storytelling and Bookmaking variety. An 826LA volunteer for the past two years, Patrick last Wednesday... read more

We caught up with the jet-setting Ken Mori, the man behind the Composer Patches and the TTM floaty pen, for this next Creative Spotlight! Mori is a Los Angeles-based industrial... read more

Upcoming Programs
View all upcoming 826LA programs!

May 7th  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.

May 7th  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.

May 9th  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.

May 9th  12:30pm - 2:30pm

Echo Park Workshop: Rocks of the San Andreas

In this workshop you will learn about the ancient environments that are preserved in rocks along the San Andreas Fault in southern California.