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GET WILD WITH HANDMADE PLUSH TOYS
Okay, this isn't a "furries" event, you pervs. It's Monkeyhouse Toys & Art Gallery's 4th annual handmade plush and doll show where you'll find 20+ fabric artists from all over will be showing off their skills, with a special exclusive collaboration set of plush and art books by Josh Taylor and ip2much. Tonight is the opening night shindig from 4-8 p.m. and plush can be purchased and taken home after the reception tonight.

GET FRESH...LUNCHES!
Freshlunches is a program that provides nutritious and fun meals for students PK-12, using hormone- and antibiotic-free meats and organic fruits and vegetables whenever possible. They're having an open house and tasting today at the Santa Monica Cooperative Natural Grocer (1525 Broadway), and from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. kids and adults can take part in interactive tastings for all ages, cooking demos, and take-away goodies for guests, enjoy samples of Freshlunches' recently launched line of retail products and items from their school lunch delivery program, and meet with founders Alan Razzaghi and Uyen-Uyen Tong, as well as collaborating chef, Adrian Neria.