2005-09-22

Friendship Fair coming to Agoura Hills



The Friendship Circle will hold its kickoff event for all children with special needs and their families at the third annual Friendship Fair from 1 to 3 p.m. Sun., Sept. 25 at the Conejo Jewish Academy, 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. The fair will include pony rides, petting zoo, arts and crafts projects, moon bounce, sing-along and pizza, all free. […]

Natural art in Burbank



The Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California will present “Inspired by Nature: Paintings and Drawings by Botanical Artists,” an exhibition of contemporary art by California artists at the Creative Arts Center Gallery, 1100 W. Clark Ave., Burbank. The show opens Fri., Oct. 7. An artists’ reception is scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Fri., Oct. 14. From 1 to 4 […]

Officials created housing problem



The idea that “local officials in Calabasas are taking action to find more affordable housing” is really too little too late. Incredibly, these are the very same Calabasas officials who created the problem and are now discovering the median housing price in Calabasas is now $1 million and people working in Calabasas and providing services to their community can’t afford […]

Private Courtyard Entry with Fountain



This darling singlestory, 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home with a huge loft has nearly 2,150 square feet. The private courtyard entry is complete with a fountain. The front opens to the living room with a corner fireplace, hardwood flooring and plantation shutters. The gourmet kitchen features all newer appliances, ceramic tile counters and floors. An indoor laundry room with direct access to […]

Local charity goes to work



Help The ChildrenFoundation, located in Calabasas, will assist the children and families displaced by Hurricane Katrina. A convoy of two trailer trucks and three mobile homes will travel to Houston and the disaster areas to serve as temporary or permanent shelter for the Katrina evacuees, officials said. Additional convoy trucks will be loaded with food and clothing that will be […]

First aid basics to be taught



Lisa Sheeran will teach an American Red Cross First Aid Basics course from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Sat., Sept. 24 in Agoura Hills. To register and for location, please call the Agoura Hills Recreation Center at (818) 597-7361. This course is designed for teachers, trainers, security personnel, daycare providers or any non-medical participant who requires a course completion card. The […]

College prep workshop



The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will offer a four-week workshop for high school juniors and seniors from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., beginning Mon., Sept. 26 and ending Oct. 17 at the Agoura Hills Community Room a t City Hall, 30001 Ladyface Court, For more information or reservations, please call (818) 597Agoura Hills. 7361 or visit the […]

Rev. Spitzer to speak at breakfast



The Magis Institute, a nonprofit Catholic organization based in Irvine, will sponsor the Southern California Catholic Prayer Breakfast on Tues., Sept. 27 at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 W. Temple St., Los Angeles. The event features a 6:30 a.m. rosary, 7 a.m. celebration of Holy Mass, and 7:45 a.m. breakfast and program with The Rev. Robert […]

Skirball ‘Fretloose’ series coming soon



The Skirball Cultural Center will inaugurate two new concert series this fall: “Fretloose,” which will explore the work of exceptional guitarists from a diversity of cultures and styles, and “A World of Songs,” showcasing the singer/songwriter tradition from different parts of the world. At 8 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 6, Malian blues guitarist/storyteller Boubacar “Kar Kar” Traore will kick off “Fretloose,” […]

Scouts do their duty for Katrina



I wanted to let you know that the Girl Scouts in this area are doing their part to help the Hurricane Katrina survivors. Troops from Daisies to Seniors in the Las Virgenes Service Unit (a division within the San Fernando Valley Council) are putting together personal hygiene kits. Each girl assembled a ziplock bag full of things like toothpaste, hand […]


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