At The Library

The Agoura Hills Library has announced its upcoming events calendar. All events are held at the library, 29901 Ladyface Court, Agoura Hills. For more information, call (818) 889-2278. •A Mario Kart tournament for teens in grades six through 12 will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 15. Prizes will be given for first, second and third place. […]


THURS., NOV. 6 Calabasas Chamber of Commerce Hosts business mixer 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Archstone Calabasas Apartments, 3831 Orchid Lane, Calabasas. Free admission. RSVP required. Phone: 818.222.5680 Time: 5:30 p.m. Date: 11/6/2008 Business & Professional Women’s Club Meets at Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village in lounge by bar. Eva Ramirez, PhD, CLU Spanish professor. Ramirez […]

Smashing success for Viewpoint tennis program

A week after the Viewpoint girls’ varsity tennis team clinched its second consecutive Liberty League title, top singles player Crystal Arnoldof Woodland Hills won the individual league tournament with a 6-4, 75 victory at Warner Center Tennis Courts on Oct. 29. “We are thrilled by the girls’ success on the court,” Viewpoint’s athletic director Patrick Moyal said. “We had five […]

Chabad presents Kosher Week

The inaugural Conejo Valley Kosher Pickle Making Workshop will take place at 8 p.m. Mon., Nov. 10 at the Conejo Jewish Academy, 303045 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. The event includes a buffet spread of a variety of pickles, some flown in from the East Side of Manhattan, home of the Essex Street Pickles. Participants will make and take home their […]

Bachelor gets a second chance in ‘Goodbye Charlie’

WHAT WOMEN WANT—Melissa Raggenkamp, left, plays Rusty and Linda Shaver portrays Charlie in the Conejo Players’s production of “Goodbye Charlie.” The play is about a womanizer who is reincarnated as a beautiful woman. The show opens Fri., Nov. 14 at the Conejo Players Theater, 351 S. Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks and runs through Dec. 13. Ticket prices range from […]

Take Your Acorn on Vacation

Verizon gives money to Many Mansions

Many Mansions announced recently its collaboration with Verizon to launch the Think it Through Program, an education program that utilizes resources provided by Thinkfinity.org, an interactive on-line educational program. Many Mansions provides oneonone afterschool tutoring programs for more than 200 limited income children and encourages literacy. The Verizon Foundation recently awarded Many Mansions a $15,000 educational grant to launch Thinkfinity […]

Water district celebrates 50th anniversary

The Las Virgenes Municipal Water District’s 50th anniversary celebration at the Agoura/Calabasas Community Center Oct. 11 provided a nostalgic look at the water distribution business and the role that the commodity will play in the future. Water district administrators and directors presented a video of the district’s history, and unveiled a timeline that shows the history of the region along […]

Oaks Christian’s Molyneux, Liu of AHS advance at golf tourney

Westlake trio comes up short

A pair of local high school student-athletes have advanced to today’s CIF-Southern Section Girls’ Golf Finals at Mountain Meadow Golf Course in Pomona. Oaks Christian junior Remy Molyneux and Agoura High junior Katherine Liu both posted scores of 76 at Monday’s CIF-SS Northern Individual Regional at Soule Park Golf Course in Ojai to move on to the finals. Today’s action […]

Leah Jacob Garrick will speak

Guest to describe Jewish life in Shanghai

The Brandeis National Committee, Conejo Valley Chapter, will present “Shanghai: The Sephardic Journey of Leah Jacob Garrick” at 8 p.m. Mon., Nov. 17 at the Oak Park Community Center, 1000 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park. Garrick is a fourth generation Shanghai-Lander. Baghdadi Jews began arriving in Shanghai in the 1840s. Prominent Sephardic families provided for Jewish refugees when they came […]

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