2017-05-25 / Calendar



Woodland Hills Woman's Club

11:30 a.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Arc Bell Ringers perform. Luncheon cost: $25. RSVP required. Contact: Jane Leisure. Phone: 818.225. 0843.

'The Lion King Experience'

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in multipurpose room, White Oak Elementary School, 31761 Village School Road, Westlake Village. Also May 26. Doors open 6 p.m. Kids Acting Out West, comprising students in grades one to five, performs. All proceeds go to school theater and art programs. Tickets: $8. Contact: Laura Wellerstein. Phone: 818.425.4491. Email: bayleemine@gmail.com.

Ventura County Rose Society

7 p.m. at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments. Attendees are asked to bring a cut rose or perennial flower from their garden to share. Members give tips on growing roses. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: venturarosesociety.org.

FRI., MAY 26

'When We Were Young And Unafraid'

8 p.m. at Camarillo Skyway Playhouse, 330 Skyway Drive. Runs through June 25. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Play about feminism and a woman's place in 1972. Tickets: $15 and $20. For mature audiences. Web: www.brownpapertickets.com.

SAT., MAY 27

Handweavers And Spinners Guild

9 a.m. at Camarillo Center for Spiritual Living, 340 Mobil Ave. Hands-on program of classical ply-split braiding. Email: annietoth7@roadrunner.com.

Outdoor Volunteer Event

9 a.m. to noon at Headwaters Corner, 3815 Old Topanga Canyon Road, Calabasas. Volunteers help with post-fire restoration such as planting oaks, controlling invasive species and learning about native animals. Children under age 18 must be accompanied by parent or guardian and bring parental consent form. No charge. Web: http://bigsunday.org.

Arts Alive Festival

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Studio Channel Islands Art Center, 2222 Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. Festival opens with magic show 7:30 p.m. Fri., May 26. Magic show tickets $25, includes one drink. Over 100 artists present popup exhibits and demos Saturday and Sunday. Entertainment on main stage. Free admission to exhibits. Food trucks, beer and wine tent available. Phone: 805.383.1368. Web: www.studiochannelislands.org.

Simi Valley Cajun And Blues Music Festival

10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Sunday at Rancho Santa Susana Park, 5005 Los Angeles Ave. Live blues, Cajun and zydeco music from noon to 7:30 p.m. both days on two stages. Mardi Gras parade both days. Free dance lessons on Cajun/Zydeco Stage. Single-day advance tickets: $25 ages 13 and over, $45 for two-day pass. Children 12 and under admitted free. SuperTicket advance passes with reserved seat, two drinks and private bar access: $124 for one day or $199 both days. Only single-day $30 tickets sold at the gate. Web: www.simicajun.org.

Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club

5:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Hex at 5:30 p.m. Rounds at 7 p.m. Plus level square dancing 7:30 to 10 p.m. Andy Allemao, caller. Cost: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.

SUN., MAY 28

Topanga Vintage Market

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pierce College, Woodland Hills. Use Mason Avenue entrance on Victory Boulevard. 180 vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Admission: $3. Kids under 12 enter free. Free parking. No pets. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: www.topangavintagemarket.com.

Singles Walk

9 a.m. at Llajas Canyon Trail, Evening Sky Avenue off Yosemite Avenue, Simi Valley. 3.5-mile walk. No-host lunch after at El Patio restaurant, Township Avenue, Simi Valley. No charge for the walk. For people age 60 and older who are single, divorced or widowed. Phone: 805.222.5959. Email: spvalayil@aol.com.

'Caught In the Draft'

8 p.m. at Paramount Ranch, 3903 Cornell Road, Agoura. Screening of Bob Hope movie shot at the ranch in 1941. Come early and bring a picnic dinner. Cost: Free. Phone: 805.370.2301.

MON., MAY 29

Memorial Day Observance

10 a.m. rain or shine at Moorpark Veterans Memorial, Spring Road at Flinn Avenue. POW/MIA recognition, colors, guest speaker, recitation of "In Flanders Field," memorial wreath, roll call and taps. Refreshments served. Contact: American Legion Post 502. Phone: 805.750.0095.

Memorial Day Ceremony

10 a.m. at El Rancho Simi Pioneer Cemetery, 1461 Thompson Lane, Simi Valley. Military ritual for those who died in service. VFW Post 10049 hosts. Free parking and limited seating; bring own chair if possible. Contact: W. Wright. Phone: 805.285. 8844. Email: vfwso10049@sbcglobal.net.

Memorial Day Remembrance

10:30 a.m. at Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Griffin Memorial Park, Garden of Valor, 5600 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Band concert,flyover, colors, choir, prayers. Message by retired Air Force Col. Robert Melsnes. Donations taken for Cell Phones for Soldiers. Flag raffle. Free admission. Phone: 818.889.0902.

Summer Concerts In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. in natural amphitheater, Conejo Community Center, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. L.A. Allstars 10-piece band performs. Bring lawn seating. Food for sale. Leave pets at home. On-site parking for vehicles with handicap placards only. Seating is first come,first served. Admission: Free. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.

WED., MAY 31

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and solos sign up to play at 7 p.m. Classical guitarist Matthew Fish performs at 8 p.m. Free. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


Marines And FMF Corpsmen Dinner

6 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 1561 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. President Ronald Reagan Marine Corps League Det. 597 meets. For all Marines, corpsmen. Contact: Ken Honaker. Phone: 805. 416.4063. Email: JrViceMCL597@gmail.com. Web: www.MCL597.org.

Conejo Valley Woodworkers' Assoc.

7 p.m. at Redwood Middle School (round building in middle of campus), 233 W. Gainsborough Road, Thousand Oaks. Turning a square bowl. Contact: Tom. Phone: 805.491.2599. Web: www.cvwa.org.

Business And Professional Women

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. David Hessemer, executive director of Freeworld, speaks on "Modern slavery: human trafficking." Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.


Orchid Show And Sale

Noon to 6 p.m. today at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Also 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 3 and 1 to 3 p.m. June 4. Variety of orchids, potting mix and fertilizer for sale. Demos on plant care at 1 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Sales in cash or check only. Conejo Orchid Society sponsors. Phone: 805.410.3803. Web: www.ConejoOrchidSociety.org.

NPHS Spring Concert

7 p.m. at Newbury Park High School performing arts center, 456 N. Reino Road. NPHS orchestra and strings students present a variety of rock and roll classics. At-door admission: $10 adults, $5 kids age 12 and under.

TGIF: Jazz Night

7 p.m. outdoors at Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Lindero Canyon Middle School and Agoura High School bands perform. Food for sale at 6 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and picnics. Free admission. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: www.wlv.org/TGIF.

'Good Eats: A Feast Of Musical Fun'

8 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sat., June 3 at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1500 North "C" St., Oxnard. Gold Coast Concert Chorus presents program of songs about food. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, $5 kids under 5. Phone: 805.616.7269. Email: tickets@goldcoastchorus.org.


National Trails Day

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Camarillo Grove Park, 6968 E. Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. Live wild bird show, guided nature hikes, succulent planting craft to take home. Information on summer programs. Free lunch of hot dogs, chips and soda. Volunteers needed for park beautification and trail maintenance. Free giveaways while supplies last. Free admission. Web: www.pvrpd.org/recreation.

Indoor Parking Lot Sale

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, 9 a.m. to noon Sun., June 4 in parish hall, St. Julie Billiart Catholic Church, 2475 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Doors open to seniors and disabled 4 to 6 p.m. Fri., June 2. Fundraiser for parish Helping Hands Ministry. Free admission. Contact: Sally Kutcher. Phone: 805. 498.7377.

Thousand Oaks AAUW

9 a.m. at Stella's Gourmet Restaurant, 2385 Michael Drive, Newbury Park. Informal small group coffee and chat for prospective new members. Web: http://aauwto-ca.aauw.net.

Family Fun Festival

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at West Hills Church, 7475 Fallbrook Ave. Petting zoo, face painting, crafts, yard games, contests and prizes. No charge. Phone: 818.887.6227.

Coalition For Family Harmony Fundraiser

1 p.m. at Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Tours of library at 1 p.m. Auction begins 3 p.m. Program starts 4 p.m. Wine, live music, speakers and food. Proceeds support victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Ventura County. Tickets: $85 individual, $150 couple. Web: www.thecoalition.org.

Westlake Village Symphony Concert

7:30 p.m. at St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church, 32032 W. Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Orchestral concert with music by Beethoven, Sibelius and Purcell. Paul Piazza, conductor. No charge. RSVP requested. Email: WVS@westlakevillagesymphony.com.

'25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee'

8 p.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave., Actors' Repertory Theatre of Simi presents musical comedy. Call for showtimes and ticket prices. Mature themes; for ages 12 and up. Opportunities for audience participation on stage available; sign up first come, first served in lobby before show. Phone: 805.583.7900. Web: www.simi-arts.org.


Day Of The Horse

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Conejo Creek Equestrian Park, 1350 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Family-friendly horse demos, kids' corner, exhibitors, vendors, food, entertainment. Free admission. Email: eticorral37@yahoo.com. Web: www.eticorral37.org.

Mustang/Ford Car Show: Stampede In The Park

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sycamore Drive Community Center, 1692 Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley. Raffles, entertainment, displays, vendors, food and awards. Valley Mustang Club hosts. Phone: 661.295.5255. Email: mustangcarshow@att.net. Web: valleymustangclub.com.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Jan Meisels Allen gives program on how to begin a genealogy search. 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 with the Old Country Grass Band. Phone: 805.517.1131.

Gold Coast Wind Ensemble

2:30 p.m. at Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Music includes "Porgy and Bess," "Procession of Nobles," "Big Band Signature," "Folk Song Suite" and "Big Red Machine." Tickets: $22 adults, $15 students and seniors 62 and up. Phone: 805.492.0049. Web: www.gcwe.org.

90th Anniversary Of Paramount Ranch

6 to 9 p.m. at Paramount Ranch, 2903 Cornell Road, Agoura. Walking tour 6 p.m. Interview with film historian Marc Wanamaker at 7 p.m. Power- Point show of historic ranch photos at 8 p.m. Guests can come early with picnic dinner. No charge. Phone: 805.370.2301.


Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Tom Glavich discusses mutants including crests, monstrosities and variegates and also gives information on propagation and cultivation. New guests and members receive a free plant. Refreshments. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.


Conejo Valley Guild Jonsson Cancer Center

10:30 a.m. in Provence Room, Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Martha Abbey Miller gives one-woman show based on her book "Hope Personified: Frances Maschal Landers." Luncheon cost: $30. RSVP required. Contact: Linda Pomerantz. Phone: 818.225.1610. Email: linpom@aol.com.

Conejo Valley Legal Professionals Association

6 p.m. at Tipsy Goat, 159 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Melissa Cohen discusses family law updates. Entree selection from menu; add tax/tip and $2 toward speaker's dinner. One-hour MCLE credit offered. RSVP required. Contact: Barbara. Phone: 818.865. 0444. Email: bh@mmjlaw.net.


Moorpark Democratic Club

5:30 p.m. at Moorpark Water Reclamation Facility, 9550 E. Los Angeles Ave. Tour of water facility. Phone: 805.338.5582. Email: moorparkdemocrats@gmail.com.

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