Don’t listen to anyone who says summer’s over. It’s so not. Technically, there are 29 days to go.
What: Arts, crafts, snacks, and acts like Rilo Kiley and Chaka Kahn.
Why: Sunset Junction, what’s your function?
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where: 3600-4600 Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake (323-661-7771).
Back to School Shopping
What: Urban Shopping Adventures tailors their three-hour walking tour of the Fashion District’s best shops to your needs.
Why: Your personal shopper’s on holiday.
When: Sat., 10:30 a.m.
Where: Urban Shopping Adventures, 117 W. Ninth St., ste. 511, b/t Broadway & Main Sts., Downtown (213-683-9715).
What: Funny dude Neil Hamburger hosts a night of bingo, bands, and beer.
Why: Neo-dinner theater at its height.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: Artshare L.A., 326 S. Hewitt St., at 4th Pl., Downtown (323-465-3864).
What: New haven for high-maintenance eaters serves up all-natural foods in diet-conscious categories.
Why: It’s not easy being green.
When: Mon.-Fri., 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: Solar Harvest, 242 S. Beverly Dr., b/t Charleville Blvd. & Gregory Way, Beverly Hills (310-777-6527).
Skylight Books Readings
What: Rock writer Chuck Klosterman reads from Killing Yourself to Live and Bret Easton Ellis brings his new novel, Lunar Park, to life.
Why: You can’t see the movie.
When: Fri., 7:30 p.m., Klosterman; Sat., 7:30 p.m., Ellis.
Where: Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Ave., b/t Hollywood Blvd. & Franklin Ave., Los Feliz (323-660-1175).