2006-03-23

Classes for children available in Calabasas



The city of Calabasas Community Services Department is offering a spring arts and crafts workshop hosted by Little Learners. Geared toward ages 4 to 7, the workshop will be presented from 9:30 a.m. to noon Sat., March 25. Children will make spring flowers, insects and more. Call for fee. For newborns through age 5, three Kindermusik classes will be offered […]

Your friendship s needed



As fellow local business- people, we are writing to inform you of an important event that will be taking place in the community this weekend. On Sun., March 26, men, women and children from throughout Agoura, Oak Park and the Conejo Valley will be lacing up their walking shoes for the “Friendship Walk,” a five-kilometer walk-a-thon at the Agoura High […]

Take Your Acorn on Vacation

STARTING OFF WITH A BANG-Mary Sheridan of San Pedro, Calif. learns about American history at a Civil War battlefield in Manassas, Va. Mary’s the daughter of Philip and Fran Sheridan of Westlake Village.

Art show highlights student’s talent



Polio support in Simi Valley



The Post Polio Support Group will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sat., April 1 in the Fireside Room at United Methodist Church, 2394 Erringer Road, Simi Valley. Russ and Joe of R & J Prosthetics will update attendees on the latest in hi-tech prosthetics. For more information, call Pat Berry at (818) 879-8788.

PONY leagues play a significant role in local communities

Nearly 1,800 players compete in Agoura, Westlake area

PONY baseball is alive and well in the Conejo Valley. Two of the largest local leagues are Westlake Baseball Association and Agoura Pony Baseball (APB), which combined have nearly 1,800 players. According to Westlake Baseball commissioner Mark Adler, his league is home to just under 800 ballplayers. APB president Eric Fulton said there are approximately 960 kids in Agoura’s league. […]

Persian New Year to be celebrated



The Rotary Club of Conejo Valley Centennial will host its inaugural Norooz Celebration to usher in spring and the Persian New Year on Fri., March 24, beginning with hors d’oeuvres at 7:30 p.m., at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 Westlake Blvd. in Westlake Village. Tickets are $125 and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the club’s scholarship fund. For […]

Thank you for not smoking



The Calabasas secondhand smoke ordinance was the right and brave thing to do. Thank you for setting such a good example to the rest of the country on your nonsmoking ordinance. Diana Richardson Calabasas

Now’s The Time To Plan A Redwood Deck



Building a deck is one of the most popular do-it-yourself projects. It involves relatively simple construction skills, tools and materials. It’s also a satisfying and economical way to extend your living activities outdoors. Choose redwood and you’ll discover the advantages of working with a quality building material. Redwood is a natural building material not dependent on petroleum products. Pro builders […]

Learn to rescue mammals



The California Wildlife Center in Calabasas is hosting a marine mammal rescue training course Sat., March 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Learn to help rescue sick, injured and orphaned seals, sea lions and dolphins along the Malibu/Ventura County coastline. The cost is $10 for training materials. In addition, all volunteers must become annual California Wildlife Center members-$25 for […]