2013-04-18 E-Edition

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Classical guitarist to play in Ventura

Internationally-renowned classical guitarist Petrit Çeku will play for the Ventura Music Festival at 8 p.m. Sat., May 4 at the Community Presbyterian Church, Lincoln and Poli, Ventura. In this solo classical guitar concert, he will perform works by Manuel de Falla, William Walton, Manuel Ponce, Giulio Regondi and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco. The Yugoslavian musician has received numerous awards and won many […]

Forum tackles employment issues

The Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce will present its quarterly Human Resources Forum from 4 to 5 p.m. Thurs., April 25 at the Levett Chamber Conference Center, 600 Hampshire Road, Ste. 202, Westlake Village. Jeanne Flaherty of Employer’s Legal Advisor, Inc. will present “Employment Issues: New Changes–New Forms.” She will provide a review of the latest statutory and regulatory […]

Council member talks about dysfunctional Calabasas

In discussion during our April 10 City Council meeting, Mayor Bozajian made reference to a “rude and insulting” email he had received from me on March 19, which swayed his decision on our mayor pro tem appointment. In the spirit of full disclosure, here is that email verbatim: Dear James, I wanted to send out heartfelt congratulations on your re-election […]

Savvy seniors swing it

Calabasas Savvy Seniors will host a continental breakfast and Cole Porter musical performance from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Wed., May 8 at Founders Hall, at 200 Civic Center Way in Calabasas. Pianist Bob Lipson and writer and narrator Saul H. Jacobs will present “The Golden Age of American Popular Music.” Attendees will also have an opportunity to learn about the […]

Forum introduces Torch Club for preteens

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley will host a forum for Boys & Girls Clubs throughout Ventura County to learn about the interworkings of The Torch Club, a youth development program within the Boys & Girls Clubs organization. The training session will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., April 20 at the Marion and […]

Yoga teacher discusses journey to Burma

The Hillcrest Center for the Arts will present “The Journey to Myanmar” with Maggie Mellor from 3:45 to 5:30 p.m. Sat., April 20 followed by a free reception in the community room at 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. A local yoga teacher, Mellor will present a personal account of her journey to Burma. Admission and parking are free. Donations […]

Hotel takes home spa award

The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village has earned two titles from the World Luxury Spa Awards: Best Luxury Hotel Spa in the United States and Best Luxury Destination Spa in the United States. The awards were announced after a yearlong nomination, entry and voting period conducted by the World Luxury Spa Awards. Competing spas in 2013 included […]

Council correct

The way the Calabasas City Council conducted itself at their April 10 meeting in dealing with the selection of the mayor pro tem matter was and is commendable in many ways. Selecting anyone for any task or position should always be done solely on merit and on the basis of an individual’s ability, integrity and proven talents to fulfill and […]

At the Library

AGOURA HILLS The Agoura Hills Library will present the following events through April at 29901 Ladyface Court. For more information, call (818) 889-2278. The Agoura Readers will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tues., April 23 to discuss “The Art of Hearing Heartbeats” by Jan-Phillip Sendker. The Teen Book Club will discuss “Pivot Point” by Kasie West on Wed., April 24 at […]