December 2, 2010 RSS feed / Family

Snowless sledding still fun

SO-CAL SLEDDING—Christian Patino, 5, shrieks with glee as he “sleds” down a synthetic grass hill at Thousand Oaks Community Park, known as Acorn Acres, while visiting with his grandm More...

This elf does more than make toys

FACE PAINTING FUN—Katy DeBra paints a dolphin on the face of 6-year-old Adele Strand at the Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks on Friday during the Jingle Bell Jump. More...

Church puts on Christmas variety show

StoneBridge Community Church will host a Christmas variety show at 7 p.m., Fri., Dec. 3 at the church, 4832 Cochran St., Simi Valley. The program will have dancing, singing, acting and music. Refreshments will be served. More...

Encourage early childhood literacy

Parents can do much to develop a child’s reading skills and set the stage for a lifelong love of books and learning. During the school year, parents can create a reading routine with their schoolaged child, toddler or infant. More...

Chorus to host Holiday Magic Festival in Newbury Park

Agoura Hills Harmony Chorus will present its Holiday Magic Festival and Show on Sun., Dec. 12 at the Newbury Park First Christian Church, 801 Knollwood Drive. The festival will start at 1:30 p.m., followed by the show at 3 p.m. More...

Entertainers add harmony to Holiday Homes Tour

The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura has announced the lineup of entertainers who will perform for visitors on the 19th annual Holiday Homes Tour. More...

Children’s choir will sing songs of joy at Civic Arts Plaza

The Los Robles Children’s Choir will present the concert “Joy! Joy! Joy!” at 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 11 in the Fred Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. More...

Breakfast with Santa in Moorpark

Santa will be at the Arroyo Vista Recreation Center, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, at 8 a.m. Sat., Dec. 11 for Breakfast with Santa. The event will include photos with Santa Claus and breakfast catered by Grinder restaurant. More...

Blood drive will be held at Lassen’s

United Blood Services will conduct a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., Dec. 11 at Lassen’s Natural Foods, 2857 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. All donors will receive a free small soup from Lassen’s deli. More...