The Postal Service has set up temporary centers at seven Los Angeles shopping centers where shoppers can buy special holiday boxes, philatelic gifts and stamps. Purchasers of $10 postal hobby gifts will receive Christmas or love stamp pins.
Locations and hours are: Arco Plaza, continuing through Friday, Dec. 18, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays only; Broadway Plaza, through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays; Eagle Rock Plaza, through next Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; Los Angeles Mall, through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.
Three centers will open today and remain open almost until Christmas. Century City Shopping Center will have a postal center today through Dec. 23. Centers will open at Beverly Center and Westside Pavilion today and be open through Dec. 24. All three will operate from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays.