Honor roll

•Evan Perillo of Westlake Village was named to the dean’s list for the 2010 spring semester at Northeastern University in Boston. Perillo is majoring in mechanical engineering. •Westlake Village native Kyle Crichton graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia with a bachelor of fine arts degree in animation. Brian Clements, also from Westlake, graduated from the University of […]

Dave Matthews’ private Hidden Hills concert benefits Heschel West

Celebrating American Indian culture

SOAR LIKE A BIRD— Steve Garcia of San Diego performs the Eagle Dance with a full spread of eagle feather wings at the Satwiwa Native American Indian Culture Center on Aug. 28. The Garcia family performed traditional shawl dances, played flute songs and discussed American Indian traditions and beliefs during the afternoon event.

Documentary spotlights activists

The Topanga Peace Alliance will screen “On The Line” at 8 p.m. Fri., Sept. 3 at Yoga Desa Dance Studio, 120 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. A wine/cheese/veggie potluck will start at 7:45 p.m., and a question and-answer time will follow the screening The film documents a group of activists and celebrities who risk arrest when they demand that the […]

Friendship promotes health

There’s something to be said for the power of girlfriends and the bonds between women that only women understand. Often, though, women struggle to balance work and play, and they push their friendships to the side. Experts say that’s a big mistake. Beyond the feel-good effects of spending time with the girls, statistics show the critical importance of having lasting […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Sept. 3: Welcome Back dance/9 p.m. Mon., Sept. 6: Labor Day-no school Thurs., Sept. 9: Holiday-no school Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Sept. 3: NHS membership drive/H112 Baseball fundraiser NHS meeting/12:05 p.m. Comedy Sportz informational meeting/12:05 p.m. Comedy Sportz auditions/3 p.m. Sat., Sept. 4: Eureka mock SAT/9 a.m. Mon., Sept. 6: Labor Day-no school Tues., Sept. 7: Principals’ Marmonte […]

Families can walk with the dinosaurs

The Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will offer a trip to the “Walk with Dinosaurs” show, based on the award-winning BBC television series. Internationally renowned designers worked with scientists to create 15 life-size dinosaurs, including the Tyrannosaurus Rex. The excursion will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Sat., Sept. 4, departing from the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 […]

T.O. square dance club helps new members get in step with classes

The Buckles & Bows Square Dance Club of Thousand Oaks will host weekly beginning square dance classes from 7 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday, Sept. 7 through May at the Thousand Oaks Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 Hillcrest Drive. The first session is complimentary, and a $5 donation is requested for all other classes. Refreshments are served each week. […]

Janss shows family films

Janss Marketplace presents Movies Under the Stars with free films and popcorn on Wednesdays at the shopping center, Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Guests should bring lawn seating. Following is the schedule of movies, which start at dusk: Sept. 8, “Furry Vengeance”; Sept. 15, “Beethoven”; Sept. 22, “Bolt”; and Sept. 29, “Fame.” Movie seating is in the courtyard […]

Recovery group for food addicts

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) meets weekly at 8:30 a.m. Fridays at the Cameron Center, 288 Greenmeadow Drive, Thousand Oaks. All meetings are free and open to the public. The meetings are designed to help participants free themselves from excess weight and/or obsessive thoughts about food and body image. FA is a 12-step fellowship based on the principles of […]