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THURS., JUNE 7

Marines/ FMF Corpsmen

6 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 1561 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. Ronald Reagan Marine Corps League Det. 597 meets for dinner and business. Open to all Marines and corpsmen. Contact: Ken Honaker. Phone: 805. 416.4063. Email: JrViceMCL597@gmail.com. Web: mcl597.org.

Goebel Stamp Club

6:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Magic show. Contact: Jeff Goldstein. Phone: 805. 358.6162.

Business-Professional Women Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Mimi’s Cafe, 400 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Nancy Chappell,financial advisor at Morgan Stanley, speaks on “Causes, consequences and solutions to the opioid epidemic.” RSVP requested. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.

FRI., JUNE 8

Moorpark Women’s Fortnightly Club

9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Moorpark Country Club, 11800 Championship Drive. No program. $23 for lunch. RSVP required. Contact: JoAnn. Email: joac1627@gmail.com.

Document Shredding Event

1 to 4 p.m. at parking lot behind Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce, 40 W. Cochran St. Five box limit. $10 per 12-by-15-inch box. Phone: 805.526.3900.

Spring Concert

7:30 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church, 1305 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. St. Rose of Lima Master Chorale presents concert. Claire Delto, director. Rachel Yoon, accompanist. The Rev. Gregorio Hidalgo, soloist. No charge, open to all denominations. Freewill offering taken.

SAT., JUNE 9

Humane Society Open House

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Humane Society of Ventura County shelter, 402 Bryant St., Ojai. Interact with animals, tour the kennels and clinic, meet the staff, learn about volunteer opportunities. Refreshments, treasure hunt, kids’activities, pet adoptions. No charge. Phone: 805.646.6506. Web: hsvc.org.

Ventura County Potters’ Guild Show

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday in Libbey Park, downtown Ojai. Fine handmade ceramics on display and for sale. Demonstrations throughout the day. Proceeds go to workshops, scholarships and lending library. Phone: 805.985.5038.

Conejo Valley Writers

Noon to 2:30 p.m. in Foothill Lupine room, Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown-bag lunch at noon. Program at 12:30 p.m. Leticia Ximenez, Ph.D., L.A. County Department of Mental Health, speaks on “Using psychology to bring your characters alive.” Web: meetup.com/ConejoValleyWriters.

‘A Walk Down The Great White Way’

7 p.m. at performance hall, St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 1 Church Road, Thousand Oaks. Katherine Rose Reaves performs Broadway show tunes. Eric Kinsley on piano. Malissa Marlowe and Troy Dailey also sing. Benefit for Sing for the Heart nonprofit. Admission: $15 donation at door. Kids age 12 and under admitted free.

Family Star Party

8:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Moorpark College Observatory, 7075 Campus Road. Watch a PowerPoint show of the night sky and view through telescopes. For ages 6 and up. Free. Web: vcas.org.

SUN., JUNE 10

Free CRPD Hike

8 to 10:30 a.m. Meet at parking lot near Household Hazardous Waste Center, 2010 Conejo Center Drive, Newbury Park. 5-mile moderately strenuous hike of Conejo Canyons. Phone: 805.495.2163.

Chili Cook-Off And Car Show

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on St. Rose of Lima School grounds, 1305 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Chili contest. 16 categories in car show. Local bands, 80 vendor booths, food for sale, rides, rockclimbing wall, moon bounce, games. Admission: $ to $6 12. Active military with ID enter free. Chili taste tickets 50 cents. Overflow parking in Royal High School lot. Proceeds benefit Knights of Columbus charitable works. Email: info@chilikc@com. Web: chilikc.com.

Pirates Day

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ventura Harbor Village, 1583 Spinnaker Drive. Pirate characters, entertainment, kids’activities, photo ops, pirate ship, strolling musicians, historical encampment, vendor booths. Costume contests all day. New Pieces of 8 Scavenger Hunt for adults. Free admission, parking. Phone: 805.477.0470. We b : VenturaHarborVillage.com.

Simi Valley Jazz Club

1 to 4:30 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Open jamming 1 to 3 p.m. Jimmy McConnell Big Band performs at 3 p.m. $10 non-member donation. Phone: 805.791.9903.

MON., JUNE 11

Coneo Orchid Society

7 p.m. at Westlake Village City Hall, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Peter Lin discusses brassavola species and hybrids. Refreshments, orchid raffle. Email: Kathy@KathyBoals.com. Web: ConejoOrchidSociety.org.

TUES., JUNE 12

Camarillo Quilters Association

9:30 a.m. to noon at Pleasant Valley Recreation Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Doors open 8:45 a.m. Semiannual distribution of community quilts.

CLU Expressionists Toastmasters

Noon to 1 p.m. in KCLU community room, 3500 Campus Drive, Thousand Oaks. Free for visitors. Web: clue.toastmastersclubs.org.

V.C. Writers Club

7 p.m. at 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Program by Marcia Meier, editor of “Unmasked: Women Write About Sex and Intimacy After Fifty.” Westlake resident Carol Fogel discusses her book “Rosie Sees the Light.” Contact: Sheli Ellsworth. Phone: 805. 300.1365.

WED., JUNE 13

Simi Valley Quilt Guild

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center. Heidi Stagno speaks on“How do I quilt my top?” Guest fee $5. Contact: Sue Singer. Phone: 805.522. 2454. Web: simivalleyquiltguild.org.

THURS., JUNE 14

Flag Retirement Event

10 to 11 a.m. at Eric Huberth Memorial, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. VFW and Rolling Thunder personnel conduct ceremony. Keynote speaker is Police Chief Tim Hagel. Patriot Pen program winner reads her essay. Seating and shade provided. Bring old, soiled or torn U.S. flags for disposal. No charge.

Conejo Valley Woodworkers Assoc.

7 p.m. in cafeteria building, Redwood Middle School, 233 W. Gainsborough Road, Thousand Oaks. Informative project demo and tool raffle. Phone: 805.229.1559. Email: president@cvwa.org. Web: cvwa.org.

JNET Thousand Oaks

6:30 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Business networking for Jewish employers, employees and managers. No charge to attendfirst two meetings. Contact: Joel Wolk. Phone: 805. 931.6683. Email: ThousandOaks@ JNETonline.org. Web: jnetonline.org.

Conejo Gem And Mineral Club

7:30 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Melissa Baffa, science communication fellow with Ocean Exploration Trust, speaks on “A Restless Earth: exploring the deep sea aboard the E/V Nautilus.” Guests welcome. Web: cgamc.org.

FRI., JUNE 15

Newcomers/Encore Club

9:45 a.m. at outside food court, The Oaks mall, 350 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Chat with club members and learn about activities. Contact: Darlene. Phone: 805.531. 1034.

Conejo Valley Republican Women Federated

11 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Program and luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Susan Shelley of Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association speaks on “Saving Prop. 13.” RSVP requested. Phone: 805.358.6250. Email: CVRWF@outlook.com.

Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Women Fed.

11:30 a.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. Speaker is Don Jans, author of books confronting progressives. Lunch cost: $25 for members and guests with RSVP. $30 pay at door without RSVP. Email: lksinn@yahoo.com. Web: svrwf.com.

Ventura County Astronomical Society

7:15 to 9 p.m. at Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Dr. Jeff Rich of Caltech shows what will happen when Andromeda and our Milky Way collide in 2 million years. For ages 6 and up. Free admission, parking. Web: vcas.org.

Fireside Concert

7:30 to 10 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Honey Whiskey Trio and Brad Colerick perform. Admission: $10 includes coffee, tea, pastries and cookies at intermission. Adults only. Seating is first-come, first-served. Contact: Bob Kroll. Phone: 805.427. 4707. Email: folksgr1@aol.com. Web: facebook.com/fireside-concert.

SAT., JUNE 16

Poker Run

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Simi Valley Harley- Davidson dealership, 6190 Condor Drive, Moorpark. All bikes welcome. Free breakfast for registered riders. Post-ride event with live music , food, vendors and raffle. Proceeds benefit For The Troops. Cost: $15 to $30. Web: eventbrite.com/e/2018-simivalley hog-annual-poker-run-tickets.

Democratic Women’s Council Of Conejo Valley

9:30 a.m. at Boccaccio’s Restaurant on The Landing, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste. 104, Westlake Village. David Atkins, director of Region 10 of Calif. Democratic Party, reviews the outcome of recent primary election. Deborah Lopez, candidate for Agoura Hills City Council, also speaks. Brunch cost: $25. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.498.7262. Web: dwccv.org.

Saturdays In The Park

7 p.m. at Berniece Bennett Park, 31800 Village Center Drive, Westlake Village. “Wanted,” a tribute to Bon Jovi, performs. Bring lawn seating and picnic. Food for sale at 6 p.m. Free admission. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: wlv.org/TGIF.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

7 to 8:30 p.m. at labyrinth behind St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme: “Who is my neighbor?” Finger labyrinths available. Free. Refreshments served. Contact: Church office. Phone: 805. 482.8831. Email: office.manager@stcolumbaca.com.

Ballroom Dance

7:30 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6 p.m. Free dance lesson from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m. Ralph Mathis Band performs. Senior prom theme. Tickets: $8. Phone: 805.381.2744. Web: crpd.org/ gacc.

MON., JUNE 18

Camarillo Noontime Optimist Club

Noon to 1 p.m. at Camarillo Boys & Girls Club, 1500 Temple Ave. Dennis Laack from Calif. Youth Authority discusses activities and plans for the school. Light lunch and drink available. No charge for visitors. Contact: Larry. Phone: 805.482.1218. Web: camarillooptimistclub.org.

Conejo Valley Toastmasters

6:30 to 9 p.m. at Cal Lutheran University Center for Entrepreneurship, 31416 Agoura Road, Ste. 107b, Westlake Village. 55th anniversary open house. Wayne Choate, speaker. Regular Toastmaster meeting follows. Refreshments and toasts. Email: contact@cvtm.org. Web: cvtm.org/55.html.

WED., JUNE 20

Social Dancing

10 to 11:30 a.m. every Wednesday at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Music from the 1930s to ‘60s. No partner of dancing skills needed. Free admission. Phone: 805.381.2744.

THURS., JUNE 21

Channel Islands Gulls

11 a.m. at Las Posas Country Club, 955 Fairway Drive, Camarillo. Luncheon at noon. Members, guests asked to bring bottle of wine or spirits to sell. Proceeds go to charities. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.

FRI., JUNE 22

Smooth Jazz With Kenny G

6 to 9 p.m. at Viewpoint School, Carlson Family Theater, 23620 Mulholland Hwy., Calabasas. Benefit for Loving Home Hospice for Children. Hors d’oeuvres, cash bar. Staff awards given. Tickets: $150. Web: lovehomehospice.org.

SAT., JUNE 23

CommUNITY Run

7:30 a.m. at Moorpark college lower soccer field, next to stadium, 7075 Campus Road. 5K on college track begins 8 a.m. 1-mile starts 9:30 a.m. (9 a.m. check-in). Vendor booths, face painting, balloons, music. 5K fee is $35 (includes 1M). 1-mile fee starts at $10. Fundraiser for Ruben Castro Charities. Web: rubencastrocharities.org.

Channel Islands PC Users Group

8:45 a.m. to noon at Boys & Girls Club, 1500 Temple Ave., Camarillo. Enter at rear of building. Educating users about computers, tablets, phones and technology. Free for guests. Phone: 805.289.3960. Web: cipcug.org.

Amateur Radio Field Day

11 a.m. today through 11 a.m. Sunday at Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Members of local amateur radio clubs showcase ham radio operations. Public can drop in from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. No charge. Contact: Stuart Sheldon. Phone: 805. 409.4145. Web: arrl.org/what-is-hamradio.

SUN., JUNE 24

Conejo Food-Wine Fest

1:30 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Paschal Baylon School grounds, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Food, dessert, wine and beer samples and tastings. Live music. Proceeds go to local charities. Ticket prices on website. Web: conejofoodandwine.com.

Bocce Picnic And Barbecue

3 to 7 p.m. at Rancho Tapo Park, 3700 Avenida Simi, Simi Valley. Italian Catholic Federation sponsors. Meet at ICF banner at west end pavilion near basketball courts. $10 per adult, $5 per child under 12. Open to guests. Contact: Rita. Phone: (805) 579-8970.

WED., JUNE 27

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Folias Duo of flutist Carmen Maret and guitarist Andrew Bergeron performs. Free admission; donations accepted. Email: info@vccgs.com.

THURS., JUNE 28

‘Reunion Road Trip’

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. today and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Doors open 30 minutes before curtain. Senior center Performing Arts Group presents original musical comedy. Free admission and refreshments. Seating is firstcome, first-served. Contact: Senior center. Phone: 805.583.6363.

MON., JULY 2

Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Duke Benadon, author of “Superb Succulents,” gives photographic talk on echinocereus of the U.S. Free plant for new guests and new members. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.

WED., JULY 4

Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 8 p.m. at Conejo Community Center, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. L.A. Allstars perform patriotic and pop songs. Bring lawn seating and picnic. Hot dogs and snow cones for sale. No pets. On-street parking only for vehicles without handicapped placard. Free admission. Seating is first-come, first-served. Web: crpd.org/concerts.