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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 and snacks. No reserved seating. Contact: Senior center. Phone: 805.583.6363.

Summer Concert Series

4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Belmont Village Thousand Oaks, 3680 N. Moorpark Road. Band Masanga Marimba plays traditional music from around the world. Beer, wine and light dinner served. No charge; RSVP requested. Contact: Concierge. Phone: 805.496. 9301.

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. 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.

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.

TUES., JULY 3

Third Of July Fireworks Extravaganza

4 to 9:30 p.m. at Arroyo Vista Community Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark. Gates open 3:45 p.m. Live music, attractions, games, three food courts,flag presentation. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Pedestrians can enter on bridge at Leta Yancy Road and Villa Campesina Avenue. Lawn seating and picnics OK. Barbecues, alcohol, smoking, vaping, personal fireworks and motor homes not allowed. No pets except service animals for disabled. Admission: $5.

Irish Music Get-together

6 to 9 p.m. at Brendan’s Pub, 30315 Canwood St., Agoura Hills (Reyes Adobe Shopping Center). All instruments and singers welcome. Play Irish tunes and sing Celtic songs. Contact: Cassandra Auerbach. Phone: 805.777.8828.

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 Fourth In The 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, inflatables, 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

Friendly Book Discussion Group

6:30 to 8 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Reading William Shakespeare’s “Two Noble Kinsmen.” Guests welcome.

Goebel Stamp Club

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

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.

FRI., JULY 6

Newcomers/Encore Club

9:45 a.m. outside food court, The Oaks mall, 350 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Chat with club members to learn about club activities. Contact: Darlene. Phone: 805.267. 9558.

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.

Brandon’s Buddies

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Brandon’s Village universal playground, 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Calabasas. Integrated play for kids of all abilities. Crafts, entertainment, face painting and treats. Kids can bring a sack lunch. No charge. RSVP required. Contact: Dina Kaplan. Phone: 818. 222.8118. Email: specialkidslaw@gmail.com.

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.

SUN., JULY 8

‘Gilbert And Sullivan Favorites’

3 to 5 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Ventura County Gilbert and Sullivan Repertoire Co. presents selections from operettas. Audience sings along on some choruses. Tickets: $15. Phone: 805.381.1246. Web: hillcrestarts.com.

TUES., JULY 10

Camarillo Quilters Association

9:30 a.m. to noon at Pleasant Valley Recreation Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Doors open 8:45 a.m. Mike McNamara speaks on “Meaning, Metaphor and Humor in Quilt-Making.” $5 guest fee. Web: camarilloquilters.com.

AAUW Simi Valley

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at a member’s home. Informational potluck salad luncheon for prospective members. Social projects and programs discussed. Location given upon RSVP. Contact: Volanda. Phone: 805.582. 1286.

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.

Ventura County Writers Club

7 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Rec and Park, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Author Xina Marie Uhl discusses the importance of research in writing fiction. YA science fiction author Steven Eckroad speaks about his book “Telpher.” Contact: Shellie Ellsworth. Phone: 805. 300.1365.

WED., JULY 11

Social Dancing

10 to 11:30 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Fun, social event. Music from 1930s to ’60s. No partner or dancing skills needed. Free admission. Phone: 805.381.2744.

Simi Valley Quilt Guild

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Program: game night. Guest fee: $5. Contact: Sue Singer. Phone: 805.522. 2454.

THURS., JULY 12

Simi Valley Community Council

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Best Western Posada Royale Hotel, 1775 Madera Road, Simi Valley. Robbie Hildago from Simi at the Garden speaks about the benefits the garden brings to the community. Lunch: $18 cash or check. Web: svcommunitycouncil.org.

Wild West Fundraiser

5 to 10 p.m. at Strathearn Historical Park, 137 Strathearn Place, Simi Valley. Catered barbecue, live and silent auctions, casino tables, raffles, lawn games, Charityville Jail, celebrities. Country-western attire suggested. Fundraiser for BumbleBee Foundation. Tickets: $60. Web: bumblebeefoundation.org.

Hot Summer Night Festival

5 to 9 p.m. at The Gardens at Los Robles Golf Course, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Unlimited craft beer, wine and food tastings. 70 hot sauces for tasting. Cornhole tournament with cash prizes. Benefit for Grossman Burn Foundation Fireman’s Fund. Hosted by Rotary Club of Newbury Park and Old Boney Mtn. Hot Sauce Co. Tickets: $55 online and $60 at gate. Tastings plus cornhole tourney: $70. Cornhole tourney only: $30. Phone: 805.701.7248. Email: obmthsn@gmail.com. Web: oldboneymtnhotsummernight.com.

SUN., JULY 15

Bee And Butterfly Day

1 to 4 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Historical Society Botanical Garden, 720 N. Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Guest speakers. Seed packet giveaways. Butterfly- and bee-friendly plants, books, seed mix and pollinator plants for sale. Phone: 805.482.3660. Web: pvhsonline.org.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Program: “Genealogy in the round: successes, failures, artifacts and brick walls.” Members and guests share their research stories in five to 10 minutes or ask questions. To participate, email contact in advance. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Email: president@jgscv.org. Web: jgscv.org.

TUES., JULY 17

TAE Seniors

1:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Entertainment by Starlight Kids (formerly Kabrillo Kids), 60-voice choir with youths ages 8 to 14.

THURS., JULY 19

Channel Islands Gulls

11 a.m. at Saticoy Country Club, 4450 N. Clubhouse Drive, Somis. Lunch at noon. “Christmas in July” theme. Bring canned goods and nonperishable foods to benefit St. Vincent de Paul. Wear blue for local charities. Cost: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.