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THURS., JUNE 21

Channel Islands Gulls

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

Thousand Oaks Tea Party

6:45 to 9 p.m. at Calvary Chapel, 2697 Lavery Court, Ste. 9, Newbury Park. Screening of “1984,” adaptation of George Orwell’s novel with John Hurt and Richard Burton. Q&A follows. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.262.2477.

Christian Toastmasters

7 to 8:30 p.m. at Calvary Community Church, room 2106, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. Learn communication skills. Contact: Lynn Robinson Scardina. Phone: 805.300.2223. Email: lynnsisms@yahoo.com.

Conejo Valley Bonsai Society

7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community

Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bonsai expert Ann Erbes gives a demonstration. Refreshments. Phone: 805.373.1330.

Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club

7:30 p.m. in community room, East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Bill Boyd, emergency manager with Ventura County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services, discusses emergency preparedness and communication support. Web: cvarc.org.

FRI., JUNE 22

Jewish Republican Alliance

Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Author Eric Golub speaks. Buffet lunch: $22 members, $25 nonmembers in advance. $35 cash or check at the door. RSVP requested. Email: Judy@ JewishRepublicanAlliance.org. Web: JewishRepublicanAlliance.org.

Greek Festival

5 to 10 p.m. today at Freedom Park, Camarillo Airport. Also 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. Greek music and dancing, live band, folk dance shows, freshly made Greek food, barbecue, beer, wine, vendors, kids rides and bounce jumps. Admission: $5 includes free raffle ticket for cash prize. Free parking. Web: vcgreekfestival.org.

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.

Dance Lesson/Dancing

7 to 10 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. West Coast swing lesson with Ed and Rebecca from 7 to 8 p.m. Dancing from 8 to 10 p.m. $10 for lesson and dance. For all ages.

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.

Labyrinth Walk

10 a.m. to noon at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Intro. at 10 a.m. Warming ceremony at 10:15 a.m. Walk outdoor labyrinth at own pace at 10:30 a.m. Contact: Chantel Zimmerman. Email: chantel@artandsoullab.com.

Amateur Radio Communication Exercise

11 a.m. today through 11 a.m. Sunday at Maple Elementary School, 3501 Kimber Drive, Newbury Park. Demonstrations of club’s ability to provide emergency communication in time of need. Boy Scouts can meet on-air requirements for radio merit badge. Free for spectators to attend. Web: cvarc.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.

Free Concert

2 p.m. in community room, Camarillo Public Library, 4101 Las Pasas Road. Ventura County residents Mary Harris and Burleigh Brummond, members of the Ambrosia, perform music from Ambrosia and their band, Tin Drum.

Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club

7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rounds begin 7 p.m. Plus square dancing at 7:30 p.m. Charlie Robertson, caller. Donation: $8. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.

Folk Music Concert

7:30 p.m. at Conejo Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 3327 Old Conejo Road, Newbury Park. Singer-songwriter Merlin Snider, mandolin artist Tom Corbett and Brazilian singer Katia Moraes and her band Brazilian Hearts perform traditional and original songs. Proceeds benefit CVUUF. Suggested donation: $20. Phone: 805.498.9548.

Wonders Of Night Sky Campfire Program

8 to 9:30 p.m. at Malibu Creek State Park. Park in lower parking lot. Griffith Park Observatory telescope demonstrator Collin O’Mara-Green leads stargazing at outdoor amphitheater. $3 per hour parking fee or $12 max. Email: mcdeventsmcsp@gmail.com.

Summer Movie Night

8:15 to 10:30 p.m. at McCrea Ranch Visitor Center, Thousand Oaks. Gates open 7:45 p.m. Outdoor screening of “Foreign Correspondent,” 1940 action drama with Joel McCrea and Laraine Day. Fee: $10. Registration requested. Phone: 805.495.2163. Web: crpd.org/ mccrea.

SUN., JUNE 24

Topanga Vintage Market

7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Pierce College, Woodland Hills. Use Mason Avenue entrance at Victory Boulevard. 180 vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Admission: $3, kids under age 12 are free. Leave pets at home. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: topangavintagemarket.com.

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.

‘Broadway’s Best’

2 p.m. at Simi Valley Public Library, community room, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Simi Valley Community Chamber Orchestra performs free concert with songs from Broadway musicals. Contact: Library. Phone: 805.526.1735.

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.

Jazz On The Patio

6 p.m. on patio behind St. Francis Episcopal Church, 280 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Jazz pianist Derek Silberman performs with L.A. musicians. Bring a picnic. Chairs and tables provided. Family-friendly. No charge. Contact: Church office. Phone: 805. 526.5141. Web: stfrancischurchofsimi.org.

MON., JUNE 25

Happy Little Ukulele Club

6 to 8 p.m. in Thousand Oaks. All levels of players and singers welcome. Bring own uke. Free. Email for location. Email: tohappyuke@icloud.com. Web: tohappylittleuke.weebly.com.

Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County

6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Clinical herbalist Jess Starwood speaks on wild gourmet epicure of local flavors, herbs and mushrooms. Guests welcome. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.

WED., JUNE 27

Thousand Oaks Woman’s Club

10:30 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, Sunset Ballroom, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. The Sparketts senior tap dancers perform. Raffle of gift baskets. $22 for lunch. RSVP requested. Contact: Ann Calderaro. Phone: 805.498.8294.

Voice Ambassadors Toastmasters

6 to 7:30 p.m. in upstairs Berkshire Hathaway conference room, 1280 Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Build public speaking skills in small group setting. Guests do not have to speak. Contact: James Ebert. Phone: 805.372. 1749.

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 at 1 and 6:30 p.m.. Senior center Performing Arts Group presents original musical comedy. Free admission, refreshments. First-come,first-served. Contact: Senior center. Phone: 805.583.6363.

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., program at 7:30 p.m. Master Rosarian Suzanne Horn gives PowerPoint show on David Austin English Roses. Visitors welcome. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: venturacountyrosesociety.org.

Westlake Village Toastmasters

7 to 8:15 p.m. at Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, 600 Hampshire Road, room 202,Thousand Oaks. Members work to improve their communication skills in a fun setting. Contact: Anita. Phone: 805.657.0093. Web: 2549330.toastmastersclubs.org.

SUN., JULY 1

Bingo Marathon

2 to 9 p.m. at St. Peter Claver Church, 2380 Stow St., Simi Valley. Simi Valley Elks Lodge sponsors. 52 bingo games played. Buy-in: $125. Phone: 805.428.3990.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Knights of Columbus Hall, 36 Figueroa St., Ventura. Music on stage and jamming. Free parking behind building, free admission. Phone: 805.517.1131. Facebook: OTCBGMA.

MON., JULY 2

Simi Valley Stamp And Coin Club

1 to 3:30 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi, room 106. Presentations, show and tell, auctions. Contact: Allen Conrad. Phone: 818. 348.3695.

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

Lakeside Fun Run

7:45 a.m. at Calabasas Lake, 23400 Park Sorrento. 4-mile run, 2-mile run, 2-mile family walk and quarter-mile youth race. Pet show at 11 a.m. Splash party noon to 5:30 p.m. Free admission to splash party. Fees for races. Email: dgonzales@cityofcalabasas.com. Web: calabasastsc.com.

Fourth Of July Westlake Village

8 a.m. pancake breakfast at former Westlake Village Hospital site, 4415 Lakeview Canyon Road. Costume contest at 9:20 a.m. Parade starts 9:45 a.m. After parade, festivities at Berniece Bennett Park, 31800 Village Center Road. Entertainment and food trucks at 6 p.m. at golf course driving range; gates open 5 p.m. No outside alcohol or dogs. Fireworks begin 9:10 p.m. Web: wlv.org.

July 4 In Conejo Valley

8 a.m. pancake breakfast at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Cost: $5. Senior Home Run Derby for ages 50 and up from 9 to 11 a.m. at Borchard Field 1. Cost: $5. Home Run Derby for ages 16 and up from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Borchard Field 2. Cost: $5. Free open swim from noon to 4 p.m. at CLU community pool, T.O., and Newbury Park High School pool. Fireworks at 9 p.m. in T.O. Best viewing at The Oaks mall and Janss Marketplace parking lots. Phone: 805.495.6471. Web: crpd.org/ events/fourth_ of_ july_ activities.asp.

Camarillo Fireworks/Fun Day

4 to 9:30 p.m. at Adolfo Camarillo High School, 4660 Mission Oaks Blvd. Live band music, kids’ activities. Food and drinks for sale; proceeds benefit Lions Club programs. Fireworks show from 9 to 9:25 p.m. Picnic baskets and coolers (subject to inspection) allowed. Seating in bleachers, lawn seating on field available. No smoking, alcohol, pot or personal fireworks. Admission: $2. Free for kids 5 years and under. Phone: 805.383.5696.

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-site parking only for vehicles with handicapped placard. Free admission. Seating is first-come,first-served. Web: crpd.org/concerts.

July Fourth Celebration

6 p.m. at Bethany Church on the Hill, 200 W. Bethany Court, Thousand Oaks. Balloon artists, patriotic crafts, in flatables, petting zoo, games. Food sales to support church missions. View Thousand Oaks city fireworks from grounds. Free admission. Contact: Church office. Phone: 805. 495.7029. Web: bethanyto.org.

THURS., JULY 5

Camarillo Community Band

7 p.m. in Community Center Park, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Outdoor concert. Bring picnic dinner. Kids can take a baton and “conduct” the band. Free admission. Contact: Dan Rhymes. Phone: 805.484. 8050. Email: camarillocommunityband@gmail.com. Web: camarillocommunityband.com.

Conejo Valley Woodworkers Assoc.

7 p.m. at private home, 4261 Walnut Ave., Simi Valley. Three informative woodworking demos. No charge. Contact: Arlen Handberg. Phone: 805. 229.1559. Email: president@cvwa.org. Web: cvwa.org.

Business/Professional Women Of Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Mimi’s Cafe, 400 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Craig Ann Barbosa and Linda Eichberg promote health benefits from a local spa and gym. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.

SAT., JULY 7

Thousand Oaks AAUW

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

Monarch Butterfly Event

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1790 Colgate Drive, Thousand Oaks. For all ages. Rick and Lynne talk about monarch butterflies and why they need help. Butterfly speciality plants for sale. Free admission. Contact: Rick. Phone: 805.304.0369.

TUES., JULY 10

United Democrats For Progress

6:30 p.m. at Cal Lutheran University Lundring Center, room GSFC 253, 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Economist Ray Freeman discusses “coffee bar economics.” Rep. from Katie Hill campaign for Congress invited. Contact: Sue. Phone: 805.231.4152. Email: SueGunther@Verizon.net.