THURS., OCT. 15 Pleasant Valley Garden Club Meets at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3975 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Antonio Sanchez of Nopalito Native Plant Nursery discusses landscaping with native plants. Snacks served. Guests welcome. Phone: 805.482.5488 Contact: Sandy Time: 9:00 a.m. Date: 10/15/ 2009 Orange County Auto Show Open 4 to 10 p.m. today at Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella […]

Let’s hear your ‘tails’

The Acorn invites you to send your favorite pet story for publication on the Critter Corner page. Not to exceed 300 words, your story can be about an interesting occurrence, or an inspirational moment involving your pet. Maybe there was a close call with danger, and perhaps your pet became a hero. Or maybe you just want to tell us […]

Breast cancer awareness programs are scheduled at hospital, mall

Both seminars are free

The 13th annual Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar, sponsored by Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, will take place on two consecutive Wednesdays, Oct. 21 and 28, at 6:30 p.m. at the hospital, classroom 1, 215 W. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. A light supper will be served. Parking is free in the hospital’s parking structure. •On Oct. 21, the featured speakers […]

‘Merry Wives’ will be a swingin’ time

SIXTIES REVISITED— Oak Park High School will present Shakespeare’s “The Merry Wives of Windsor” with a 1960s twist. Veteran television and stage actor and director Allan Hunt will direct. From left, Claire Adams, Allison McPherson, Ari Stidham, Ali Kafka and Jonalyn Saxer. Shows are Thurs. through Sat., Oct. 22 to 24 at 7 p.m. with a Saturday matinee performance.

Rotary Club mobilizes to assist typhoon victims in Manila

Rotary Club of Westlake has established a disaster relief fund to help residents of Manila in the Philippines after typhoon Ketsana hit the area on Sept. 26. Manila experienced its worst flooding in more than 40 years, with more than 80 percent of the region covered in water and nearly 1.5 million people displaced. “The victims are in desperate need […]