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Wildfire Recovery Photography Exhibit Opens at King Gillette

A new photography exhibit opening January 13 at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area visitor center at King Gillette Ranch will focus on fire ecology.  “Following a devastating fire, the recovery…

Topanga Gold Workshop & Volunteer Schedule

The Topanga Community Center (TCC) Compost Hub invites all interested Topangans to participate in an informal hands-on compost tutorial on Thursday, January 16, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Compost expert, Kenny Derieg,…

2019 Milestone for Liberty Canyon Wildlife Crossing

As of December 31, 2019, the #SaveLACougars campaign passed the $14 million mark towards its ultimate goal of $60 million. What a great way to begin 2020, but there’s still a way…

Topanga Elementary Celebrates Stellar Start to 2020

The Topanga Elementary Science Committee, together with the Topanga Community Center (TCC) and the Los Angeles Astronomical Society, is presenting a free astronomy event, “Topanga Nights: Our Place in Space,” on January…

Topanga Nights: Our Place in Space, January 17

Because we are never too young or too old to look up, learn about, and celebrate our place in space, Topanga Elementary Science Committee, the Topanga Community Center (TCC), and The Los…

Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation

The Rim of the Valley Corridor Preservation Act is back, and this time its authors are optimistic that the odds are in their favor.  If approved by the Senate and signed into…

MRCA Acquires Another Small Piece of Topanga Open Space

The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA) is adding another small patch to its crazy quilt of open space in the Topanga Area. The January 8 MRCA board meeting includes an item…

Malibu Bans Killer Toxins

The entire Santa Monica Mountains Coastal Zone will soon be poison free. Los Angeles County banned pesticides in the unincorporated Santa Monica Mountains in 2014 as part of its Local Coastal Plan…

Two-Day Workshop on Heart-Soul-Centered Communication Skills

If your New Year’s Resolution includes reducing stress, supporting immune function, creating or renewing romance, or maintaining successful personal and professional relationships, a two-day Commitment to Love workshop may be what you’re…

Topanga Community Compost Hub “State of Our Compost” Update

The Topanga Community Compost Hub, launched in the early fall, has been attended by several faithful Topanga composters. While the bins are filling up, the latest visit by our compost “tender” Kenny…