2017-04-20 / Calendar
Camarillo Newcomers Club
11 a.m. at Sterling Hills Golf Club, 901 Sterling Hills Drive, Camarillo. Triathlete and marathon runner Kathleen Broder discusses competing in the Ironman 70.3 at age 69. Open to all new and longtime Ventura County residents. Luncheon cost: $23 members, $26 guests. RSVP required. Phone: 805.383.0401.
Channel Islands Gulls
11 a.m. at Wedgewood Banquet Center, 5880 Olivas Park Drive, Ventura. Luncheon at noon. Bring a plant or flower arrangement to auction off. Auction proceeds to benefit local charities. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.
Woodland Hills Woman’s Club
11:30 a.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Representative of California Wildlife Center discusses the rescue and rehabilitation of native species. Lunch: $25. RSVP required. Contact: Jane Leisure. Phone: 818. 225.0843.
Simi Valley Art Association
6 p.m. at SVAA Gallery, No. 295, Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Sharon Weaver demonstrates techniques for plein-air oils. Refreshments and a raffle. Admission: $7 for nonmembers. Students under age 19 free with a paying adult. Contact: Katy Kearny. Phone: 805.579. 9199.
7 p.m. today and Friday in worship center, Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. Concert with Oaks Christian School band, orchestra, choir and vocalists. Web: www.oakschristian.org/arts/ performing-arts.
Conejo Valley Bonsai Society
7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bonsai expert Bob Pressler demonstrates repotting and discusses soil amendments. Refreshments served. Phone: 805.495.7480.
Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club
7:30 in conference room, East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Richard Rudman talks about ways to stop the increasing noise generated in ham radio receivers. Web: www.cvarc.org.
‘Hamlet, Disco Dane Of Denmark’
8 p.m. at Black Box Studio, 141 Memorial Pkwy., Cal Lutheran University campus, Thousand Oaks. Runs nightly through April 29; 2 p.m. matinee Sun., April 30. Running time 70 minutes. Students perform Shakespeare tragedy set in 1970s Big Apple disco club. Admission: $10. Phone: 805.493.3452. We b : CalLutheran.edu/theatre-arts.
Simi Valley Senior Citizens Club
10 a.m. at Santa Susana Community Center, 5005-C E. Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. Gift card raffle, coffee, cake, bingo and Easter hat contest. Contact: June-Marie. Phone: 805.587. 9258.
Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Women
11:30 a.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. Diantha Ain discusses her award-winning program to introduce kids to the fun of language using her own poetry, music and pantomime. Luncheon cost: 20 for members, $25 for guests. Phone: 805.630.7676. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: simivalleymoorparkrepublicanwomen.com
Document Shredding Event
1 to 4 p.m. at Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce back parking lot, 40 W. Cochran St. Cost: $5 per 12-by-15-inch box. Limit of five boxes. Contact: Chamber. Phone: 805.527. 3900.
Give Cancer The Boot
7 p.m. doors open at Borderline Bar and Grill, 99 Rolling Oaks Drive, Thousand Oaks. The Hannah Rose Band and Phil Lachina’s Three Rivers Band perform country western and classic rock. For all ages. Cowboy attire suggested. Tickets: $15 online and $20 at venue. All ticket sales go to Relay For Life of the Conejo Valley. Web: RelayForLife.org/ConejoValleyCa.
Ventura County Astronomical Society
7:15 to 9 p.m. at Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Dr. Rahul Patel of CalTech discusses the latest techniques in search for Earth-like planets. Free admission and parking. Web: vcas.org.
SAT., APRIL 22
Kiwanis Garage Sale
6:30 a.m. at 743 Harper St., Simi Valley. Fundraiser for local programs of Kiwanis Club of Simi Valley. Household, sports, kids clothing items for sale.
Earth Day Cleanup
9 a.m. to noon at Malibu Creek State Park. Arrive between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Volunteers remove graffiti, pick up litter, pull invasive plants and fix park trails. Dress to work; no open-toe shoes. Register in advance. Phone: 415.262.4400. Web: www.calparks.org/help.earth-day.
Global Youth Service Day
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Oak Park High School pavilion, 899 N. Kanan Road. Hands- on activities to learn fire safety, hands-only CPR, earthquake preparedness and basic first aid. No charge. Online registration requested. Web: http://wosugirlscouts.ticketspice.com.
9:30 a.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Annual table topics and international speech contests for Division J of District 33. Open to the public. Refreshments served. Admission: $10. Contact: Al Brown. Email: email@example.com.
‘Pageant Of A Thousand Gems’
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Conejo Gem and Mineral Club’s annual show. Exhibits of gems, minerals, fossils and lapidary. Demos on metal and bead work. Dealers and vendors. Dinosaur display, door prizes, silent auction, and snack bar. Youth activities. Free admission and parking. Contact: Rob or Deb Sankovich. Phone: 805.494.7734. Web: www.cgamc.org.
Home Remodeling Show
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Hyatt Regency Westlake, 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Vendors display home improvement wares and services. Food trucks 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday only. Admission: $4 or free with one can of food to donate. Web: www.conejovalleyhomeshow.com.
Monarch Butterfly Event
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Thousand Oaks. Rich and Lynne host. Butterfly specialty plants for sale. For families. Call for appointment and location. Contact: Rick. Phone: 805.304.0369 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
‘The Diary Of Anne Frank’
2 p.m. today and 7 p.m. Sunday at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave. Classic drama staged by Lit Live. Tickets: $22 for adults; $15 for seniors age 60 and above and military, and $10 for students and educators. Phone: 805.583.7900. Web: www.simi-arts.org.
7 to 11 p.m. at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. Fundraiser for Valley Cats rescue. Casino games, poker tournament, dessert and drink bar, raffle baskets. Tickets: $50 includes desserts, nonalcoholic beverages and $10 free gaming. $25 additional fee for poker tournament. Contact: Yvette Berke. Phone: 818. 992.3225. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.valleycatsinc.org.
Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club
7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rounds from 7 to 7:30 p.m., followed by plus dancing. Ken Bower, caller. Admission: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.
SUN., APRIL 23
7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Grandma Prisbrey’s Bottle Village, 4595 Cochran St., Simi Valley. Professional and amateur photographers can bring cameras and explore the site. Wear closed-toe shoes. No strollers or walkers. Cost: $20. Online RSVP required. Web: www.bottlevillage.com.
Topanga Vintage Market
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pierce College, Woodland Hills. Enter at Mason entrance at Victory Boulevard. 180 vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Do not bring pets. Admission: $3. Kids under age 12 enter free. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: www.topangavintagemarket.com.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Royal High School stadium and gym parking lot, 1402 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Car show, vendors, food trucks, silent auction, live music. Free admission. Car registration $30 in advance, $35 day of show. Phone: 805.306.4875. Email: ashley. email@example.com. Web. http://rhs-simi-ca.schoolloop.com.
Westlake Village Rotary Street Fair
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Lakeview Canyon Road between Agoura and Watergate roads. Live entertainment, food trucks, beer tasting, car show, kids’ zone, pet area, public safety zone, vendors and artisan booths. Free admission; cost for vendors. Funds raised go to Rotary Club for local charities. Web: www.rotarywlv.org.
11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rancho Madera Community Park, 556 Lake Park Drive, Simi Valley. Royal High School hosts day of performances by local middle school, high school and college jazz bands. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Food for purchase. Web: www.Royalbands.com.
National Help A Horse Day And Cat Cafe
Noon to 4 p.m. at Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Educational and activity-filled day for families. Vendors, speakers, animals to see, kids’ crafts, homemade refreshments in exchange for donations.
Talk On Mammoths
1 p.m. at Dos Vientos Community Center, 4801 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Talk on discovery of rare mammoth fossil on Santa Rosa Island in Channel Islands by Don Morris and a team of scientists. No charge.
2 to 5 p.m. at Boys & Girls Club of Moorpark, 200 Casey Road. Raffles, vendors, Zumba dance. Free child care. Sponsored by Help Our Youth. Phone: 805.531.6677. Email: MaryZumbaFun@yahoo.com.
MON., APRIL 24
Ventura County Potters’ Guild
7 p.m. doors open at Ventura Avenue Adult Center, 550 N. Ventura Ave., Ventura. Sheidon Kaganoff and Will Simonds from Santa Barbara give a PowerPoint program on influences of contemporary ceramics in California from the 1950s to today. Contact: Cecile Gurrola-Faulconer. Phone: 805.985.5038.
WED., APRIL 26
Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers’ Guild
9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Spring tea with lunch and conversation about stitching. Beginners can attend two meetings for free. Phone: 805.484.9183. Web: http:// psrega.org.
Conejo Valley Garden Club
9:30 a.m. at Thousand Oaks United Methodist Church, 1000 E. Janss Road, room 11/12. Linda McKendry discusses appropriate water-wise planting. Contact: Walter Rugh. Phone: 818.865. 2988.
Ventura County Classical Guitar Society
7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Local ensembles and solos at 7 p.m. Artisan Guitar Ensemble performs 8 p.m. Free, donations accepted. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.
THURS., APRIL 27
Portuguese Fraternal Society Of America
11:30 a.m. at Main Street Restaurant, 3159 E. Main St., Ventura. No-host luncheon and meeting. For anyone of Portuguese descent or interested in the culture. RSVP requested. Contact: Cora Corella. Phone: 805.483. 6285.
Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County
6 to 8 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Screening of “Seed: The Untold Story,” documentary about current and future issues of plant seeds. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.341.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.
Ventura County Rose Society
6:30 p.m. doors open for refreshments at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Andy Lopez discusses how to have a pest-free garden using items from a home pantry instead of poison. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: www.venturarosesociety.org.
Westlake Village Toastmasters
7 to 8:15 p.m. at Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, 600 Hampshire Road, room 202, Thousand Oaks. Members improve their communication skills. Contact: Anita. Phone: 805.657.0093. Web: 2549330.toastmastersclubs.org.