Twin lambs are expected by the end of the month

Baby animals are irresistible and adorable to animal lovers and families with young children—and Leonis Adobe has got one already and expects more. A baby lamb named "Mikey" arrived earlier this month, twin lambs are expected at the end of the month, and between now and April, the historic site’s barnyard expects to welcome a new colt, baby ducks and […]

Visiting rabbi to discuss survival Rabbi Shalom Lipskar is spiritual leader of one of the largest congregations in Florida

Visiting rabbi to discuss survival Rabbi Shalom Lipskar is spiritual leader of one of the largest congregations in Florida The Conejo Jewish Academy will host Rabbi Shalom Lipskar, spiritual leader of one of the largest congregations in Florida, at 8 p.m. on Mon., Jan. 28 at the Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. The rabbi will lecture on "The Eternal […]

Students called to Torah

Sara Lauren Gralitzer, daughter of Richard and Stacy Gralitzer of Agoura Hills, became a Bat Mitzvah on Dec. 15 at Temple Adat Elohim in Thousand Oaks. She also participated in the Friday night service. Rabbi Alan Greenbaum officiated. Sara’s a seventh grade scholastic honor student and a Presidential Fitness Award winner at Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS). She plays the […]

Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club sponsors weekend lecture series

Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club sponsors weekend lecture series During the weekend of February 1 to 3, Temple Etz Chaim Men’s Club will sponsor its second annual Scholar-in-Residence Weekend Lecture Series. This year’s scholar will be Rabbi David Booth from Ocean, New Jersey, and he will be presenting lectures and discussions regarding "A Judaism for the New Millennium." The lecture […]

UMC lists upcoming services

Pastor Rob Calderhead will begin a series of messages titled "Joy for Dummies—Don’t Worry, Be Happy!" at the 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services on Sun., Jan. 27 at United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Associate pastor Stephen Hansted Meadors will speak at the casual 8 a.m. service. The Covenant Ringers play handbells at 9 […]

‘Truth’ is the topic

"Truth" is the subject of this week’s Bible lesson-sermon at the 10 a.m. service on Sun., Jan. 27 at the Christian Science Church, 305 Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. The keynote text is from Revelation 16:7. Sunday School for youth up to age 20 is also 10 a.m. Wednesday testimony meetings are at 7:30 p.m. Childcare is provided both days. […]

Bar Mitzvah to be celebrated

Ethan Kuperberg, son of Agoura Hills City Councilman Dan Kuperberg and Elaine Neiman, will celebrate his Bar Mitzvah on Sat., Feb. 2 at Temple Adat Elohim, Thousand Oaks. Rabbi Alan Greenbaum and Cantor Peter Halpern will officiate. Helping Ethan celebrate will be his brothers, Jonathan and Matthew, his grandparents, and other relatives and friends. A seventh grade honor student at […]

St. Max to offer Bible study classes

A new series of Bible study classes is getting underway at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church. The community is invited to join the study of the Book of Hebrews beginning with an introduction on Jan. 28 and Bible study on Feb. 4. Sessions will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Room 1 of the church’s administration building, 1125 Lindero […]

Local band to perform at The canyon

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Through hard work and endless dedication to their craft, they’ve survived. Through cutthroat competition and slim chances, they’ve prevailed. With love and support of friends and family, Clear Static continues to play the pop-rock music that their fans adore. Local band members Mike David, Danny Kincaid, Tom Pederson, Jacob Shearer and Rich Pederson have only played together for 2½ years, […]

Musical auditions coming soon

Conejo Players Theatre, Inc. will host auditions for a musical, "Children of Eden," at 7 p.m. on Sun., Feb. 3 and at 7:30 p.m. on Mon. and Tues., Feb. 4 and 5, at the theatre, 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. This musical is described as "a joyous and inspirational story" about parents, children and faith from the composer of […]