The ornamental horticulture project members of the Mt. Boney 4-H Club presented “Holiday Americana,” a youth flower show earlier this month at the Newbury Park Library. The display included artistic designs and horticulture entries. Prize winners included Emmaline Trockey, Best of Show in the horticulture division for her windmill terrarium. Trockey and Brenda Bass tied for floral Best of Show. […]
Buenaventura Art Association of Ventura announces a call to artists for their 20th annual open competition. The show is open to all Ventura County artists. Cash prizes and awards are given to the winners. Entries will be accepted at the gallery at 700 E. Santa Clara St., Ventura between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sun. and Mon., Jan. 8 and 9. […]
Vocational Programs It’s the height of college application season. But attending a fouryear college isn’t for everyone. Community colleges provide accessible and affordable occupational training. In addition to nursing, Moorpark’s Health Science Institute offers a two-year program in radiology technology that qualifies students to take the licensing exam to become a registered technologist. An even faster route to a job […]
Temple Beth Haverim will present a Hanukkah program at 5 p.m. today, Thurs., Dec.15, at the temple, 29900 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills. Amos Levkovitch will offer a Hanukkah magic show, featuring candles appearing and disappearing, the miracle of the “Jar of Oil” that lasted for eight days, the entire lit menorah produced magically and other feats of slight of hand. […]
To salute the holiday season, the Los Angeles Philharmonic will present a series of special programs at Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Ave., in downtown Los Angeles. At 11 a.m. Fri., Dec. 16, EsaPekka Salonen will conduct “El Nino,” a concert version of the nativity oratorio featuring soprano Dawn Upshaw, mezzo-soprano Michelle DeYoung, bassbaritone Sir Willard White, countertenors […]
Chuck Leko and Michael Schaller, owners of Century 21 Adobe Realty, congratulate two Century 21 associates for outstanding production for December: Julie Braden, top listings; and Tristan Ahumada, top sales and top gross closed commission. “Our associates at Century 21 Adobe Realty continue to be committed to providing our clients with the best service available,” said Schaller. “We are very […]
Teachers Carol Firestone of Lindero Canyon Middle School in Agoura Hills and Sandra Fleishman of Yerba Buena Elementary School in Agoura Hills were invited by State Superintendent of Schools Jack O’Connell to participate in the Professional Development of California Teachers of the Year Workshop in Sacramento on Wed., Dec. 7. Both had previously been honored as California Teachers of the […]
Sunday worship services are at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. at Westlake Lutheran Church, 2630A Townsgate Road, Westlake Village. The church’s children will perform their Christmas program on Sun., Dec. 18. Sunday School begins at 9:40 a.m. Childcare is provided all morning. For more information about the church, its services and programs, call (805) 497-4888 or visit www.westlakelutheran.com.