Excuses, excuses, excuses. EAT Cookies, Brownies, Cupcakes, Sugary Etc. What: No Cookie Left Behind bakers are selling homemade treats to raise funds for the Great American Bake Sale to end childhood hunger. Why: You’re pretty sweet. When: Sat., noon-4 p.m. Where: Scoops, 712 N. Heliotrope Dr., b/t Melrose Ave. & Monroe St., East Hollywood. Brunch at Little Dom’s What: The resto is now open for breakfast, lunch, and weekend brunch; snag a sidewalk table and order up savory baked eggs and lemon ricotta pancakes. Why: World domination. When: Daily, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; 6 p.m.-midnight. Where: 2128 Hillhurst Ave., at Avocado St., Los Feliz (323-661-0055). BUY Ports 1961 Sale What: Spring and resort merch — including select mod wood bags — are going for 70 percent off. Why: Ahoy, well-dressed matey. When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Where: 8483 Melrose Pl., b/t La Cienega Blvd. & N. Alfred St., West Hollywood (323-951-9696). HEAR Sam Shelton What: A lady and her ukulele take the stage, followed by equally delightful neo-Americana band Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons. Why: Tune in. When: Fri., 10 p.m. Where: The Hotel Cafe, 1623½ N. Cahuenga Blvd., b/t Hollywood Blvd. & Selma Ave., Hollywood (323-461-2040). SWAP Kiehl’s Book Exchange What: Trade in your old books for other people’s ex-beach reads; pick up sunscreen while you’re there. Why: Avoid a repeat of The Other Boiling Girl. When: Now thru Labor Day. Where: For participating freestanding locations, go to kiehls.com. DO Salsa with Contra-Tiempo What: Free dance workshop and mini-performance with choreographer Ana María Alvarez’s salsa/Afro-Cuban/jazz/hip-hop ensemble. Why: Rhythm is a dancer. When: Sat., noon-2 p.m. Where: Oakwood Recreation Center, 767 California Ave., b/t Oakwood & Seventh Aves., Venice (310-452-7479).