2010-09-02

Women’s group gathers for annual breakfast



The Thousand Oaks Branch of AAUW (formerly known as American Association of University Women) will host the annual fall breakfast at 8 a.m. Sat., Sept. 11 at the Los Robles Greens Golf Course, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. All interested women are invited to attend. The event will begin with registration, a display of special interest tables, and opportunities […]

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THURS., SEPT. 2 Democratic Club Of Camarillo Meets in Orchid Room, 816 Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. Socializing 6:15 p.m. Program 7 p.m. Merrill Burge of Camarillo Smart Growth discusses Conejo Creek development issues, including flooding and water use. Free, open to public. Phone: 805.469.3749 Time: 6:15 p.m. Date: 9/2/2010 Ventura County Storytellers Guild 7 to 9 p.m. at Proverbs CoffeeHouse, […]

Corvettes are tops in show



Red Line Corvettes will host its 17th annual car show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun., Sept. 19 at Conejo Creek Park North, near the library, 1379 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The show usually attracts more than 100 Corvettes from the 1953 model to present day. The show supports the Thousand Oaks Police Explorer Program and Hospice of […]

Agoura youth takes the high road in Highland dance contest



SCOTTISH LASS— Eleven-year-old Emma Schiff of Agoura Hills came in first in the nation in her age group at the 2010 U.S. Highland Dance Championships in Traverse City, Mich. in August. Emma has been dancing since she was 5.

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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.

Brandeis committee membership lunch slated



The Conejo Valley Chapter of Brandeis National Committee will host its annual membership luncheon and boutique at 10 a.m. Wed., Sept. 22 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. The speaker will be Rob Eshman, editor in chief of The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles. Admission is $65. For reservations and more information, call Barbara […]

Old-fashioned barn dance will benefit veterans



The American Legion Post 502 will host a Good Ol’ Country Barn Dance from 6 to 10 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 at Pete Peters Ranch, 7155 Walnut Canyon Road, Moorpark. Music will be provided by KHAY Dave 100.7, California Shakers and DJ Ron Reyes ofGold Coast Entertainment. Proceeds will support veterans programs. Guests are welcome to dress country-style. The cost […]