And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for.
Your Mom’s in My Business
What: Graphic designer and typographer Kevin Lyons’s new works and printed ephemera go on view.
Why: Mind your own beeswax.
When: Sat.-Jun. 15. Reception, Fri., 6-10 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 1-5 p.m.
Where: HVW8 Art & Design Gallery, 661 N. Spaulding Ave., b/t Melrose Ave. & Clinton St., Fairfax District (323-655-4898).
M Cafe de Chaya Culver City
What: Macrobiotic noshery’s new digs delight vegans, vegetarians, and those who love them.
Why: It’s a seitanic ritual.
When: Daily, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 9343 Culver Blvd., b/t Main St. & Canfield Ave., Culver City (310-838-4300).
Vintage Fashion Expo
What: More than 90 vendors hawk clothing, accessories, and jewelry from the mid-19th century through the ’80s.
Why: Those were Mom’s days.
When: Sat. Early session ($20), 9-10:30 a.m.; regular hours ($10), 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, 1855 Main St., b/t Pico Blvd. & Olympic Dr., Santa Monica (707-793-0773).
The Lazarus Project
What: A real murder in turn-of-the-century Chicago starts the epic new novel from Aleksandar Hemon (The Question of Bruno, Nowhere Man).
Why: Central booking.
When: At the write time.
Where: Online at amazon.com or at your local bookstore.
Treats for Mom
What: Whip up a blueberry coffee loaf, a batch of honey nut biscuits, or lavender shortbread for the lovely lady.
Why: You know where you got your sweet tooth.
When: Sun. (Don’t forget.)
Where: Kitchen stadium.