Just a walk in the park

Ancient scroll exhibit inspires church group

Display shows some of Bible's oldest manuscripts

Faith meets historical evidence as seen by local church members when they recently traveled to San Diego to view the Dead Sea Scrolls at the Natural History Museum. According to a museum brochure, these artifacts are “one of the greatest archaeological finds of all time.” For Richard Buckner, a Thousand Oaks resident who organized the trip along with his wife, […]

Eagles tribute band plays finale for concert series

ONE OF THESE NIGHTS- Above, in the fading summer sun, hundreds of fans enjoy “Desperado: A Tribute to the Eagles,” the final performance in the free Summer Concerts in the Park series put on by the city of Agoura Hills . Left, Zach Williams, 13, of Laguna Beach, moves to the sounds of good music during the concert at Chumash […]

Agoura dance team steps into winner’s circle

Church hosts contemporary music groups

Conejo auditions

Conejo Players Theatre will hold auditions for “You Can’t Take It With You” at 7:30 p.m. Sun. through Tues., Aug. 26 to 28 at 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Callbacks will be at 7 p.m. Wed., Aug. 29.

Take Your Acorn on Vacation

Public invited on water tour

Residents interested in finding out more about wastewater treatment are invited to a behindthe-scenes tour of the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District and Triunfo Sanitation District on Sat., Aug. 18. According to district officials, the tour will afford participants the chance to personally witness the infrastructure of the agencies. The environmental treatment of wastewater will give water district officials the […]

Reporter pens novel based on his childhood

Rip Rense, a news reporter who grew up in Thousand Oaks, has written a novel, “The Oaks,” based on his childhood. The story features Charlie Bogle, growing up in “a small country town . . . in Beatlesechoing, 1960s California bedroom-community America.” Rense lived in Thousand Oaks from 1960 to 1968. He has written for the Los Angeles HeraldExaminer, the […]

Group offers support to families of addicts

The Thousand Oaks NarAnon Family Group is a weekly support group for those who know or have known a feeling of desperation due to the drug addiction problem of a family member or friend. The group meets every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in room 9 at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. The group has no religious affiliation. […]