2017-01-19 / Calendar
Woodland Hills Woman’s Club
10 a.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Representatives from Center for Assault Treatment Services give the program. Luncheon cost: $25. RSVP required. Contact: Jane Leisure. Phone: 818.225. 0843.
Pleasant Valley Garden Club
10:15 a.m. at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3975 E. Las Posas Road, Camarillo. James Adams, professor of pharmacology and Chumash healer, speaks on “Healing with medicinal plants of the west.” Snacks served. Contact: Teri. Phone: 805.482.6933.
Channel Islands Gulls
11 a.m. at Greek at the Harbor, 1583 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura Harbor. Social hour at 11 a.m. Luncheon and program at noon. Greek dancing, raffle drawing. Proceeds go to local charities. Lunch cost: $30 prepaid. RSVP required. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.263.6062.
Simi Valley Art Association
6 p.m. at Simi Valley Town Center, store No. 140, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Artist Stephen Silver gives a demo on illustration. Raffle and refreshments. Nonmember fee: $7. Students under age 18 attend free with paying adult. Contact: Katy Kearny. Phone: 805.579. 9199.
Thousand Oaks Stamp Club
6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, T.O. Contact: Rick McHenry. Phone: 805. 405.4566.
Ventura County Rose Society
7:30 p.m. at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Doors open 6:30 p.m. for advice from rose experts, refreshments. Little rose show 7 p.m. Program: Craig Hueneke, Orchard Supply Hardware manager, discusses the use of beneficial insects for roses. Demo on pruning roses. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: www.venturarose.org.
Conejo Valley Bonsai Society
7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bonsai expert Roy Nagatoshi will give a demonstration on grafting. Refreshments will be served. Phone: 805.495.7480.
Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club
7:30 p.m. in community room, East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Adrian Jarrett explains how to read American Radio Relay League’s Propagation Charts. Web: www.cvarc.org.
FRI., JAN. 20
Simi Valley Moorpark Republican Women
11:30 a.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. Speaker is Mark Lunn, Ventura County clerk and recorder. Luncheon: $20 members, $25 guests. Phone: 805.630.7676. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ventura County Astronomical Society
7:15 p.m. in Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Dr. Anna Ho of CalTech shows what the universe would look like if it were visible in infrared, ultraviolet and X-rays. Email: email@example.com.
SAT., JAN. 21
Document Shredding Fundraiser
8 to 11 a.m. at Thousand Oaks High School, 2323 N. Moorpark Road. Cost: $10 per file box or equivalent. 10-box maximum per person. Shredding done on site. Benefits TOHS PTSA. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.tohsptsa.com.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at west parking lot, Royal High School, 1402 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Accepting computers, monitors, laptops, TVs, printers, fax machines, cellphones, VCRs, DVD players, stereos, cameras, tablets and e-readers. No appliances, batteries or lighting. Band students unload vehicles. RHS Band Boosters sponsors.
Blowout Book Sale
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in community room, Simi Valley Public Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Paid members of S.V. Friends of Library enter at 9 a.m. Cost: $3 per bag of books or $5 per box.
McCrea Ranch Matinee
1 to 3 p.m. at McCrea Ranch Visitors Center, Thousand Oaks. Screening of 1943 romantic drama “Happy Land” starring Frances Dee and Don Ameche. Cost: $10. RSVP required. Phone: 805.495.2163. Web: www.crpd.org/reg.
Thousand Oaks Dance Club
7:30 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6 p.m. Roaring ’20s theme. Ed LaFata Trio plays. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Free dance lessons from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Admission: $8. Phone: 805.381.2744.
Camarillo Cafe Concert
8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Musicians John Zipperer and Dulcie Taylor perform. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Admission: $20. Web: http://camarillocafe.com.
SUN., JAN. 22
Mysteries Of Space
2 p.m. at Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Author William Green discusses the mystery behind telescopes in the community room. Program moves to courtyard as Richard Wade offers stargazing opportunities. Free, for all ages. Dress warmly for outdoor portion of the event. Part of Westlake Village Reads “Mystereads” program. Phone: 818.706.1613. Web: www.wlv.org/wlvreads.
4:30 to 7 p.m. at Simi Valley Boys & Girls Club, 2850 Lemon St., Simi Valley. Santa Susana High School Key Club hosts annual dinner fundraiser. Spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, beverages. Proceeds benefit scholarships and student leadership programs. Tickets: $8 adults, $5 children, free for kids age 3 and under. Raffle tickets and desserts extra charge. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.368.9980. Email: email@example.com.
MON., JAN. 23
Ventura County Potters’ Guild
7:45 p.m. at Ventura Avenue Adult Center, 550 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura. Doors open 7 p.m. Artist Troy Schmidt discusses “My Miniature World of Ceramics” and the methods he uses to create scale miniatures. Contact: Cecile Gurrola-Faulconer. Phone: 805.985.5038.
WED., JAN. 25
Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers’ Guild
9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Program on how to do cutwork. Beginners can attend two meetings before joining. Phone: 805.484.9183. Web: http:// psrega.org.
Conejo Valley Garden Club
9:30 a.m. at Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church, room 11/12, 1000 E. Janss Road. Penelope Grenoble, editor of Source magazine for the American Water Works Association, discusses the impact of the drought on western states’ water supply. Contact: Walter Rugh. Phone: 818.865. 2988.
Thousand Oaks Woman’s Club
10:30 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, Sunset Ballroom, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Magician Shawn Mc- Master performs. Open to all women. Luncheon cost: $21. RSVP requested. Contact: Kitty Sciacia. Phone: 805.484. 7741.
Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County
6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. DripWorks representative discusses drip watering systems. Guests welcome. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: www.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 play. Michael Nigro, guitarist from Orange County, performs at 8 p.m. No charge. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.
FRI., JAN. 27
Bella Vita Italian American Club
6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Lasagna dinner with dessert. Entertainment by harpist Vee Donna. Guest cost: $17. RSVP required. Contact: Betty. Phone: 805.496.6905.
SAT., JAN. 28
Master Gardener Class
8:30 a.m. to noon at Hansen Agricultural Research Center, 14292 W. Telegraph Road, Santa Paula. Enter from Briggs Road. “Tree care in a drought.” How to save water and the best trees to plant. Taught by UC expert. Wear closed-toe shoes and dress in layers. Cost: $20 includes continental breakfast. Preregistration required. Contact: Leah Haynes. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: uncanr.edu/sites/vcmg.
Channel Islands Woodturners
9 a.m. to noon at Cabrillo Middle School, 1426 E. Santa Clara St., Ventura. Kevin Wallace of Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts in Ojai gives PowerPoint talk and critique of members’ turnings. Bring two or three pieces for tips on technique.
Guided Labyrinth Walk
9:30 to 11 a.m. at labyrinth behind St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme: “Emergence.” Finger labyrinths available. Phone: 805.482.8831. Web: www.stcolumbaca.com.
Punk Rock Swap Meet
4 to 10 p.m. at 21433 Strathern St., Canoga Park. For all ages. 7 bands perform; Ill Repute headlines. Door prizes, raffle, food for sale. Full bar with ID. Charity event to support underprivileged kids through Knights of Columbus Council No. 3601. Admission: $8 in advance, $10 at the door. Phone: 818.492.8690.
Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club
7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, Janss Road at 23 Freeway, Thousand Oaks. Rounds from 7 to 7:30 p.m. followed by plus. Mike Sikorsky, caller. Cost: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.
Gold Coast Wind Ensemble
7:30 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Scherr Forum, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Pops concert with music from Broadway shows and Gershwin. Tickets: $22 adults, $14 students and seniors. Phone: 805.492.0049. Web: www.gcwe.org.
SUN., JAN. 29
9 a.m. at Wildwood Park, Avenida de Los Arboles at Big Sky Drive, Thousand Oaks. Four-mile walk to Paradise Falls and back. No-host lunch follows at Mimi’s, 400 Moorpark Road, T.O. For people age 60 and older who are single, divorced or widowed. No charge for walk. Phone: 805.222.5959. Email: email@example.com.
MON., JAN. 30
Viva La Comida
5 to 8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 Burnley St. Community dinner. Enchilada meals, mariachis, pinatas, magicians and drawing for large TV. Soft drinks, beer, wine and margaritas available. Dine-in, takeout and drive-thru dinner options. Camarillo Rotary Club sponsors. Proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Club and other local charities. Tickets: $14. Phone: 805.312.5506. Web: www.camarillorotary.org.