THURS., SEPT. 6
Goebel Stamp Club
6:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1285 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. British stamp history, show and tell, stamp giveaways. Contact: Jeff Goldstein. Phone: 805. 358.6162.
Conejo Valley Fly Fishers
6:30 p.m. at Conejo Valley Church of Christ, 2525 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Glen Ueda discussesfly fishing for corbina in the surf. Phone: 805.498.2944.
Business And Professional Women
7 p.m. at White House Black Market in The Oaks mall, 330 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Members model the latest fashions. RSVP requested. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.
FRI., SEPT. 7
Conejo Valley Newcomers/Encore Club
9:45 a.m. every Friday at the outside food court at The Oaks mall, Thousand Oaks. Guests can meet with club members to learn about group activities. Contact: Darlene. Phone: 805.267. 9558.
6 to 11 p.m. at Whizin Market Square, 28914 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. Also noon to 11 p.m. Saturday and noon to 9 p.m. Sunday. Rides and games with prizes. Benefit for the Foundation for Las Virgenes Schools. Free admission. Cost for rides, games. Web: TheFoundationLVS.org.
7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Entertainers: Emmy Award-winning writer/folksinger Tracy Newman, Tom Corbett trio with Bill Knopf and Mike Mullins, plus John Zipperer and band. $10 admission includes coffee, tea and refreshments. Adults only. No reserved seating. Contact: Bob Kroll. Phone: 805.427. 4707. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: facebook.com/firesideconcert.
SAT., SEPT. 8
End-Of-Summer Plant Sale
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Conejo Cactus and Succulent Society hosts. Over 16 plant and pottery vendors. Drought-tolerant plants for sale. Growing tips from experts. Bring boxes or bags for purchases. Sale is in conjunction with Elks barbecue. Web: conejocss.com.
Ventura Art And Street Painting Festival
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday on Ventura Harbor Village promenade. Featured artist is Gus Moran. Over 40 artists create chalk murals as spectators watch. Children can draw their own art for $10 donation for chalk and a sidewalk square. Vendors. Event benefits nonprofits. Free admission. Free parking in Harbor Village lots. Web: venturaartfestival.com.
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Brandon’s Village universal playground, 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Calabasas. Integrated play for children of all abilities. Face painting, crafts, entertainment and treats. Kids can bring a sack lunch. Free admission. RSVP required. Contact: Dina Kaplan. Phone: 818.222. 8118. Email: email@example.com.
Conejo Valley Writers
Noon to 2:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, Foothill Lupine Room, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown-bag lunch at noon. Program at 12:30 p.m. Founding member Mark Gronwald gives “The scoop on writers’ groups,” the formats of various local writing clubs. Web: meetup.com/conejovalleyWriters.
SUN., SEPT. 9
8 to 11 a.m. Park on Lang Ranch Parkway near trailhead to meet. CRPD sponsors 5-mile hike on Oakbrook Vista Trail. Bring water, hat and hiking boots. Phone: 805.495.2163.
MON., SEPT. 10
Camarillo Noontime Optimist Club
Noon to 1 p.m. at Camarillo Boys &
Girls Club, 1500 Temple Ave. City Councilmember Tony Trembley speaks about Measure E, term limits for City Council seats. Light lunch and drink available. Guests welcome. Contact: Ron. Phone: 805.484.1343. Web: camarillooptimistclub.org.
Conejo Orchid Society
7 p.m. at Westlake Village City Hall, 31200 Oak Crest Drive, Westlake Village. Culture lessons on how to grow, divide and repot orchids to keep them in shape. Members may bring orchids that need help. Plant judging and plant raffle table. Refreshments. Email: Kathy@KathyBoals.com. Web: ConejoOrchidScociety.org.
TUES., SEPT. 11
Westlake Women’s Club
10 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, Vintage Room, 31943 Agoura Road. Speaker is Barbara Colella from Preferred Hospice Inc. Luncheon served. RSVP requested. Contact: Judy. Phone: 805.523.7956. Web: westlakewomensclub.com.
WED., SEPT. 12
Malibu Garden Club
9:30 a.m. at Point Dume Club, 29500 Heathercliff Road, Malibu. Nurseryman John Schostra introduces a palette of pelargoniums (geraniums) from ground covers to shrubs for local landscapes. Plant sale to follow. Contact: Linda. Phone: 310.457.3860.
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 or dancing skill needed; fun atmosphere. Free admission. Phone: 805.381.2744.
Simi Valley Quilt Guild
7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Jeri Kennedy of Mountain Mist quilts gives the program. Guest admission: $5. Contact: Sue Singer. Phone: 805.522. 2454. Web: simivalleyquiltguild.org.
THURS., SEPT. 13
Somis Thursday Club
11:15 a.m. at 5380 Bell St., Somis. Richard Weiss plays piano and explains about operas. Cost: $15 at door for catered lunch. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.388.1275. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Simi Valley Community Council
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Best Western Posada Royale Hotel, 1775 Madera Road. Representative from Many Mansions affordable housing to speak. Lunch cost: $18, cash or check payable to SVCC. RSVP requested. Email: email@example.com.
Conejo Gem And Mineral Club
7:30 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Bill Bilodeau, geology chair at Cal Lutheran University, discusses the geology of Thousand Oaks and the Conejo Valley region. Web: cgamc.org.
FRI., SEPT. 14
4 to 7 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Community Gallery, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Artists reception for
annual exhibit. Display runs through Sept. 26, hours 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Phone: 805.312.3149.
Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Women Fed.
5 to 7 p.m. at Viva La Pasta, 525 Country Club Drive, Simi Valley. Chips and chat. Informal meeting for people to share ideas of a conservative political nature. No RSVP needed. No-host bar. Web: svrwf.com.
SAT., SEPT. 15
Guided Labyrinth Walk
6 to 7:30 p.m. at labyrinth behind St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme: “Silence.” Finger labyrinths available. Contact: Church office. Phone: 805. 482.8831. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 provides music. Black and White theme. Tickets: $8. Contact: Goebel Center. Phone: 805. 381.2744. Web: crpd.org/gacc.
Family Night Under The Stars
8 to 10 p.m. at Moorpark College Observatory, 7075 Campus Road. Watch a brief PowerPoint show on what’s in night sky, then viewing through telescopes. No charge. Ventura County Astronomical Society sponsors. Web: vcas.org.
SUN., SEPT. 16
Noon at campus student center, Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Road,
Ventura. Informational workshop on clocks/watches at 11 a.m. Items for sale, optional lunch. At 1 p.m., Bill Robinson gives a talk on early American clocks. $3 admission fee. Optional lunch for $5 extra. Web: nawcc-ch190.com.
Clean Comedy Night
7:30 p.m. at High Street Arts Center, 45 E. High St., Moorpark. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Three professional stand-up comedians tell clean jokes. Net proceeds support Moorpark City Library. Friends of the Library sponsors. Wine, beer and snacks for sale. Admission: $18 in advance, $20 at the door. Contact: Mike Fenerin. Phone: 805. 321.1198. Email: email@example.com. Web: cleancomedy.bpt.me.
TUES., SEPT. 18
Conejo Valley Genealogical Society
6:30 p.m. in community room, Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. “Genealogy Six-Pac” program: six speakers talk for 10 minutes each on different topics. Free.
THURS., SEPT. 20
Channel Islands Gulls
11 a.m. at Tower Club, 300 E. Esplanade Drive, Oxnard. Social hour at 11 a.m., luncheon at noon. Silent auction, raffle, drawing, centerpiece sale. Proceeds go to local charities. Admission: $30 prepaid. RSVP required. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.
Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club
7:30 p.m. in community room, East County Sheriff’s Station, 3101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. John Kitchens, Santa Barbara section manager for American Radio Relay League, talks about the league’s activities. Web: cvarc.org.
FRI. SEPT. 21
U.N. International Day Of Peace Concert, Expo
7 p.m. at Agoura High School performing arts education center, 28545 Driver Ave. Presentations and live music. Proceeds benefit education-based organizations. Tickets: $25 general
admission, $15 children and students. Web: buildabetterworldfoundation.org.
SAT., SEPT. 22
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.
9:30 a.m. doors open at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Games start 11 a.m. Cash prizes. $25 for 28 games. Optional turkey sandwich lunch for additional $5. Tickets available at door if not sold out. Proceeds benefit local seniors. Phone: 805.583.6363.
SUN., SEPT. 23
1 to 4 p.m. at Spanish Hills Country Club, 999 Crestview Ave., Camarillo. Annual kickoff event. Information given on club programs. Genevieve Evans Taylor speaks on “Creating space for women’s leadership.” Refreshments. Guests are asked to RSVP. Contact: Jeannie Baker. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MON., SEPT. 24
Brandeis Conejo Valley Chapter
10 a.m. at a home in Agoura Hills. Orientation coffee for new and prospective
members. RSVP required. Contact: Elaine Leff. Phone: 818.368. 5705. Email: email@example.com.
Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County
6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Antonio Sanchez of Nopalito Natives speaks on the care of California native plants.
WED., OCT. 3
6 to 9 p.m. at Brendan’s Pub, 30316 Canwood St., Reyes Adobe shopping center, Agoura Hills. Musicians and singers play and sing traditional Irish music. No charge.
THURS., OCT. 11
Senior Wellness Expo
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Malibu City Hall, Senior Center, 23825 Stuart Ranch Road. Learn healthy living techniques. Meet local service providers. Healthrelated vendors. Free admission and raffle ticket. First 50 people to RSVP receive a free lunch. Phone: 310.456.2489, ext. 357.
SAT., OCT. 13
Community Health Expo
8 a.m. to noon at Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way, in keyhole parking lot near Studio Movie Grill. Fredrick Michael Gibson 5K/10K Run for depression awareness and Tooth Fairy 1K kids’ fun run also take place. All proceeds benefit Free Clinic of Simi Valley. Phone: 805.522.3733. Web: FreeClinicSV. com/toothfairy.