2017-03-23 / Calendar



Portuguese Fraternal Society

11:30 a.m. at Main Street Restaurant, 3159 E. Main St., Ventura. No-host luncheon at noon. For any person of Portuguese descent or interested in the culture. RSVP requested. Contact: Cora Corella. Phone: 805.483. 6285.

Trivia 4 Charity

6 p.m. at BJ’s Restaurant, 3955 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. No-host dinner at 6 p.m., games begin 7 p.m. Teams of four players maximum. Winning team designates 10 percent of proceeds to charity of its choice. Zonta Club of the Conejo hosts. $10 per person. Phone: 805.480.0036. Web: www.zonta-conejo.org.

Ventura County Rose Society

6:30 p.m. at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Refreshments at 6:30 p.m. Society information at 7 p.m. Program at 7:30 p.m. Designer Dan Bifano discusses the feeding and care of roses and landscaping. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: www.venturarose.org.


Westlake Yacht Club Open House

6 p.m. at yacht club, 32123 W. Lindero Canyon Road. Food, live band, dancing, boat rides around the lake. Memberships available. Admission: $5. Web: westlakeyc.org.


Super-Size Rummage Sale

8 a.m. to noon at Newbury Park High School parking lot, 456 N. Reino Road. Furniture, electronics, games, tools, kitchen items, clothing, decor, jewelry, sports equipment. Krispy Kreme doughnuts for sale. Proceeds support NPHS boys’ and girls’ lacrosse teams.

Master Gardeners Of Ventura County

8:30 to 9 a.m. registration and continental breakfast at Hansen Agricultural Research Center, 14292 W. Telegraph Road, Santa Paula. Enter through Briggs Road entrance. 9 a.m. to noon: sessions on planning a summer vegetable garden. A variety of vegetables for sale. Wear closed-toe shoes and dress in layers. Cost: $20 includes presentations, handouts and snacks. Register online. Contact: Leah Haynes. Email: ljhaynes@ucanr.edu.

The Joy Of Hiking

9 to 10:30 a.m. at Los Robles Open Space trailhead, 482 S. Greenmeadow Ave., Thousand Oaks. Easy one-mile hike follows talk by Katya Volpi. For ages 10 and up. No charge. Contact: Katya. Phone: 805.732.2619.

‘Around The World In 180 Minutes’

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Paramount Ranch, 2903 Cornell Road, Agoura. Historian leads movie history hike along park trails to see where films were made. Two-mile moderate hike. Dress appropriately; no open-toe shoes. Rain cancels. No charge. Phone: 805.370.2301.

Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club

7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rounds at 7 p.m., square dance plus level starts 7:30 p.m. Jerry Junck, caller. Cost: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.


Topanga Vintage Market

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pierce College, Victory Boulevard; enter at Mason Avenue. 180 vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Admission: $3. Kids under age 12 free. Do not bring pets. Free parking. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: www.topangavintagemarket.com.

Free Health Fair

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at ICC, 1925 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Variety of health tests offered. Eye and dental exams. Bone marrow drive. Call or email to preregister. Phone: 805.285.5510. Email: bakulah43@gmail.com.

Young Artists Concert

2 p.m. at Mount Cross Lutheran Church, 102 Camino Esplendido, Camarillo. Musicians from Pepperdine College perform. Free admission. Contact: Barbara. Phone: 805.484. 2054.

Los Angeles Symphonic Winds Concert

2:30 p.m. at Agoura High School PAEC, 28545 W. Driver Ave. 95-piece ensemble plays classical works, military service songs and a tribute to the Old West. Admission: $20, free for veterans service organization members. Contact: Mary Gallegos. Email: mgallegos2@aol.com.


Ventura County Potters’ Guild

7:30 p.m. at Ventura Avenue Adult Center, 550 Ventura Ave., Ventura. Doors open 7 p.m. Barbara Loebman and Bob McGuire, teachers at the Center for Lifelong Learning in Santa Barbara, demonstrate ways to attach handles to functional clay pieces. Contact: Cecile Gurrola-Faulconer. Phone: 805.985.5038.


Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County

6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Representative from Matilija Nursery speaks on“butter fly gardens made simple.” Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.


Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and solos at 7 p.m. Tavi Jinariu, guest guitar artist, performs at 8 p.m. No charge. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


Thousand Oaks Toastmasters At Lunch

Noon to 1 p.m. in Oak Room, third floor, Thousand Oaks City Hall, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Free open house. Talk by Nan Young, executive director of nonprofit Art Trek. Web: 1934.toastmastersclubs.org.


Spring Used Book Sale

6 to 8:30 p.m. at Newbury Park Library,

2331 Borchard Road. Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library members only sale from 3 to 5 today. Public sale continues from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Thousands of books available. Proceeds benefit T.O. Library. Contact: Geri Trail. Phone: 805.480. 9737.

Bella Vita Italian American Club

6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Barbecue dinner. Sheriff’s deputy speaks about scams. Guest cost: $17. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910. 5737.

Ghost of Perry Mason Tour And Talk

7 to 9 p.m. at Bank of Books, 748 E. Main St., Ventura. A look at the places in the city that Erle Stanley Gardner used in his mystery books. Phone: 805.200.8658.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Snowapple with Janni Littlepage performs. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Donation: $20.


The Joy Of Hiking

9 to 10:30 a.m. at Oakbrook Regional Park at Chumash Center, 3290 Long Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Meet at parking lot. Katya Volpi leads easy one-mile hike. For ages 10 and up. Wear proper shoes, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen. Bring water. No charge. Contact: Katya Volpi. Phone: 805.732. 2619. Email: katncaboodle12@gmail.com.

Round-Up: Country Music Extravaganza

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Two stages of country and classic and southern rock bands. Food and craft vendors, line dancing, adult beverages, kids’games, classic car show. Kiwanis Club of Simi Valley hosts; proceeds go to charities. Bring own low-back chair; no pets. Tickets: $25 for adults, free for kids age 12 and under. VIP Experience includes lunch, two adult beverages, shaded seating near stage and swag bag. VIP tickets: $90 adults, $45 for kids 12 and under. Phone: 805.807.5100. Web: roundupsimi.com.

The Blue And The Gray

10 a.m. today and Sunday at Hitch Ranch (accessible from post office, 100 W. High St.), Moorpark. Rotary Club of Moorpark hosts annual Civil War reenactment. Battles at noon, 3 and 5:15 p.m. Saturday and noon and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Army camps, food and gift vendors. Admission: $20 adults, $15 schoolchildren. Kids age 5 and under free. $2 discount for tickets purchased online. Web: www.moorparkrotary.com.

Scandinavian Festival

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at Cal Lutheran University, 60 Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Scandinavian music, dancing, food, crafts, games, Viking village, storytellers, demos, vendors, puppet shows, genealogy booth and activities for all ages. Single-day admission: $10 adults, $5 teens and free for children. Two-day pass: $15 for adults, $7 teens. Free parking. Email: scanfest17@gmail.com. Web: scandinaviancenter.org.

Kiwanis Car Show

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Hosted by Kiwanis of Santa Susana and held in conjunction with Round-Up Country Music Extravaganza. Car registration: $30, includes one ticket to Round-Up. Contact: Gary. Phone: 805.660.7446. Web: kiwanisofsantasusana.com.

Apple Tree Workshop

10:30 a.m. at Las Flores Community Garden pergola, 1305 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Phil Hof of Orchard Adopt a Tree Program gives a program on planting and caring for apple trees in T.O. Free.

Brandon’s Buddies

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Brandon’s Village universal playground, 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Calabasas. Integrated play for children of all abilities, crafts, face painting, entertainment and treats. Kids may bring a sack lunch. No charge. RSVP required. Contact: Dina Kaplan. Phone: 818. 222.8118. Email: specialkidslaw@gmail.com.

LadyBoss Spring Boutique

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Ranch House near Camarillo United Methodist Church, 260 Mission Drive. Over 50 vendors sell a wide variety of items. Portion of proceeds goes to Casa Pacifica.


Oak Park Music Fest

Noon to 4 p.m. at Medea Creek Middle School,1002 Doubletree Road, Oak Park. Oak Park school music programs present concert bands, award-winning soloists, jazz bands and choirs. Food trucks, vendor booths and silent auction. Admission: $5. Web: oakparkmusic.org.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1 to 4 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Screening of “Persona Non Grata,” documentary about Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who saved 6,000 Jews during WW II. Free to attend. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.6616. Email: information@jgscv.org.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura. Free concert by Old Grass Band. Phone: 805.517.1131.


Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Peter Walkowiak gives program on “Landscaping with succulents: beginning to completion.” Refreshments served. New guests and members receive free plant. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.

Ventura County Philatelic Society

7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Church of the Foothills, 6279 Foothill Road, Ventura. Stamp trading and socializing. Phone: 805.320.1601. Email: vcpsforyou@lycos.com.


Trees: A Gardener’s Legacy

6:30 to 8:15 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Rec and Park District Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Class on the importance of trees for beauty, cleaner air and water savings. Cost: $5. Phone: 805.482.1996. Web: www.pvrpd.org.

Conejo Ventura Mac User Group

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Camarillo Health Care District, Dos Caminos Plaza, 3629 E. Las Posas Road, Ste. 190, Camarillo. Contact: Susan Herrera. Phone: 805. 504.3610.


Conejo Valley Guild Of Jonsson Cancer Ctr.

10:30 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Cancer survivor Jillian Morris-Jenkins tells her story. Admission: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Linda Pomerantz. Phone: 818.225.1610. Email: linpom@aol.com.

Ventura County Garden Club

11 a.m. at Greenwood DayLily Gardens, Balcom Canyon and Bradley roads, Somis. Attendees bring a lunch; club provides beverages. Lecture and opportunity to visit Greenwood retail store. Cost: $5.50 for table setup. Contact: Marlene Wait. Phone: 805. 386.4224. Email: wmewait@aol.com.

‘Les Miserables’

6:30 p.m. today and Thursday at Moorpark High School performing arts center, 4500 Tierra Rejada Road. Also 7 p.m. April 7 and 8. Tonight only, children under 12 admitted free with parent. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 students and seniors age 65 and up.


Business/Professional Women Of Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Don Krowel shows his video “Dark Skies,” which addresses light pollution. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.


Breakfast With The Bunny

10 a.m. to noon at Reyes Adobe Historical Site, 30400 Rainbow Crest Drive, Agoura Hills. Springtime crafts, egg hunts, games, light breakfast, photo ops with the bunny. Admission: $2, free for kids age 2 and under. Contact: Agoura Hills Rec and Event Center. Phone: 818.597.7361. Web: www.agourahillsrec.org.

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