2010-09-02

La Reina class reunions set



La Reina High School graduating classes with a graduation year ending in 5 or 0 are planning reunions for Fri. to Sun., Sept. 10 to 12. All alumnae are invited to a picnic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 12 on the La Reina campus in Thousand Oaks. The cost is $5 per individual or $10 per family. […]

Triunfo Indian Guides host barbecue



The Triunfo YMCA will host an Indian Guides registration barbecue from 4 to 7 p.m. Sun., Sept. 12 at Willow Elementary School, 29026 Laro Drive, Agoura Hills. Children and their parents will learn about Indian Guides and Princesses, Trailblazers and Papoose programs. YMCA staff and Y-Guide volunteers will be on hand to answer questions, demonstrate activities and sign up program […]

NRA to host fundraiser at Reagan Library



The fifth annual Simi Conejo Friends of NRA fundraising banquet will be at 5 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 at the Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. The keynote speaker will be Sandra S. Froman, former president of the National Rifle Association and a current member of its executive council. The event will have a western theme, and guests are […]

Time to clean up the city’s septic tanks



True, some Calabasas residents are raising a stink over the city’s new septic tank ordinance. Whether the property owners have a legitimate complaint about the septic tank law is another matter. Following the mandate of the federal Clean Water Act and the standards set forth more recently by the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board, the city of Calabasas […]

Benefit concert to feature flute choir



An Alzheimer’s benefit concert titled “Mary Predmore and Friends” will be presented at 2 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 in the sanctuary of Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 4191 Cochran St., Simi Valley. The event will feature a 12- person flute choir with the entire flute family, including the rare contrabass flutes. Other performers include the Slide Show Trombone Quartet, […]

Bridges hosts community fair



The Bridges Charter School annual Community Fair will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Fri., Sept. 24 at the school, which at 1135 Windsor Drive in Thousand Oaks. Proceeds from the event will go towards the school’s music, arts, P.E. and technology fund. The event will feature free live entertainment, healthy and natural foods, grand raffle, silent auction, cookie bake-off […]

Book club is on ‘graveyard’ shift



The Calabasas Library will host a book club for thirdthrough sixth-graders starting Wed., Sept. 8 at 4 p.m. at the library, 200 Civic Center Way, Calabasas. The group will discuss the book “The Graveyard Book” by Neil Gaiman. For more information, call (818) 225-7616.

September fundraiser will support therapeutic riding programs



Ride On Therapeutic Horsemanship will host its annual fundraiser at 3 p.m. Sat., Sept. 25 at El Campeon Farms, 999 Potrero Road, Thousand Oaks. Ride On will honor the Conejo Recreation and Park District for its continued support and partnership. In addition to cocktails and a silent auction the afternoon will feature therapeutic riding demonstrations performed by Ride On students […]

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ALS support group to meet



The ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) Ventura County Support Group will meet from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sat., Sept. 25 at the Westlake Village Library Community Room, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. The free support group is provided by the ALS Association Golden West Chapter. For more information, call Charmeine Kay at (818) 865- 8067, ext. 234.