2013-01-23

At The Library



The Calabasas Library will feature the following programs throughout February at 200 Civic Center Way. The library will be closed on Sun., Feb. 17 for the President’s Day holiday. For more information, call (818) 225-7616 or visit www.cityofcalabasas.com/library. Sign-ups for the Dog Reading Program will start at 10:30 a.m. Sat., Feb. 2. Children in grades K-3 will read for 15 […]

Three Springs spreads the warmth



Social tea for new members



The Westlake Village Junior Women’s Club will host a new member tea at 3:30 p.m. Sun., Jan. 27 at a member’s home. The event is for all incoming provisional members. The club board will present information about being a part of Juniors and details about the year ahead. Those who are interested in membership can send an email to Lesley […]

Applicants sought for grand jury



The Ventura County civil grand jury is accepting applications for new jurors for 2013-14. Applications will be available at the grand jury open house from 3 to 6 p.m. Wed., Feb. 6 at 646 County Square Drive, Ventura. Attendees can learn grand jury service and view the chambers. Refreshments will be served. The grand jury is an investigatory body created […]

Ventura County Fair poster contest needs good entries



The Ventura County Fair has opened the annual fair poster contest for youth in grades five through 12 who live in Ventura County. The theme of the 2013 Fair is “Boots, Barns and Banjos” and will serve as the guideline to the imagery. Artwork can be in any medium but may not be three-dimensional and cannot use glitter or metallic […]

Team makes waves for tots



It’s Cookie Time



The Other Side of 50

Bridging the elder communication gap

Each time I think of my mother in-law, Mary, in her assisted living facility, I feel sad. While today she is in a safe, nurturing environment and is surrounded by people she now calls her friends, I wish the journey we traveled to get her there hadn’t been one filled with anger, anxiety and frustration. Previously, Mary lived in an […]

Garden Club to host anniversary luncheon



The Westlake Village Garden Club will host a “friendraiser” and anniversary luncheon at 11 a.m. Tues., Feb. 5 at the Sherwood Country Club, 320 W. Stafford Road, Thousand Oaks. Rene van Rems, a Dutch master floral designer, will demonstrate his methods. The community is invited. The cost is $ 65. The reservation deadline is Jan. 30; walk-ins will not be […]

Discovery Center program to reflect on seas, climate change



The Discovery Center for Science and Technology will present its next Science Speaker Series talk titled “ Sea Sick: What the Oceans Tell Us About Climate Change” with Dr. Paul Narguizian at 7:30 p.m. Thurs., Jan. 31 at the Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. The health of the oceans is in jeopardy […]