4 cool charity events in Los Angeles this weekend

Looking to give back this weekend?

From a cabaret to a poker tournament, there's plenty to do when it comes to good causes coming up in Los Angeles this week. Read on for a rundown.

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Time Travel Cabaret





Enjoy the whimsy and playfulness of the Time Travel Cabaret on Friday. The event benefits 826LA, a non-profit that encourages creativity and writing for students. This event is for ages 21 and over. The doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.

When: Friday, April 12, 7-11:30 p.m.

Where: El Cid, 4212 Sunset Blvd.

Admission: $25

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2019 Kids Earth Day





Bring the kids to the second annual Kids Earth Day on Saturday to learn about how to make the earth a better place. There will be live music performances, interactive environmental exhibits and STEAM educational activities. Kids will also enjoy sustainable arts and crafts, a photo booth, airbrush face painting and more.

When: Saturday, April 13, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where: Dockweiler Youth Center, 12505 Vista Del Mar

Admission: Free

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3rd Rock and Friends Beach Cleanup





Or, participate in a beach cleanup as part of 2019 Kids Earth Day on Saturday. 3rd Rock Hip Hop, an environmental company, will provide the supplies, though participants are encouraged to bring buckets, garden gloves and a reusable water bottle.

When: Saturday, April 13, 12-2 p.m.

Where: Dockweiler Youth Center, 12505 Vista Del Mar

Admission: Free


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Poker for Puppies - Seventh Annual Celebrity Poker Tournament





Support homeless and abandoned dogs in Los Angeles while giving your best poker face on Sunday. The seventh annual Poker for Puppies features prizes like Magic Castle admission for four, round trip passes on Southwest Airlines, Knotts Berry Farm passes, Universal Studio passes and more. Participate in the poker tournament or observe and enjoy the festivities, which include a silent auction. The event supports Dawg Squad Animal Rescue.

When: Sunday, April 14, 2-7 p.m.

Where: Sportsmen's Lodge, 12825 Ventura Blvd.

Admission: $50 (General Admission - Non-Poker); $100 (Poker Player Tournament Entry)

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