It's your turn to turn out and vote Tuesday to select your next congressional representative, who will succeed Jane Harman. It will be either Democrat Janice Hahn, a longtime L.A. city councilwoman, or Republican Craig Huey, a businessman. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Find your polling place here.
There are programs for low income residents at the Vera Davis Center, including free computer usage and food distribution. Food allocation through the Mildred Cursh Foundation is on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month starting at 12:30 p.m. (Get there early to sign in.) Every Friday there is another food distribution at 2 p.m. The computer hours are Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to noon and from 1-3 p.m, as well as Fridays from 1-3 p.m.
Some entertainment will also be in order this week, so make sure to check out Venice's own Suzy Williams on Wednesday singing her sultry blend of jazz and blues at Danny's. It's free and happy hour is from 4-7 p.m. The show is from 7-10 p.m.
is a solar-powered visual and performing arts center in Venice with classes every day of the week, plus select performances and events, such as The Other Venice Film Festival (coming in October.) Moo Moo Musica, a multi-cultural music and dance class for infants to 4-year-olds, takes place on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. On Wednesdays, it offers Samba Funky, celebratng the roots of Samba with raw creative expression. See the website for details.