February 17, 2011 RSS feed / Dining & Entertainment

Valentines take the floor

SWEETHEARTS— Tom and Mary Ellen Massmann, above, of Thousand Oaks and Tessa Dunbar and Sean McQueen, at right, share a dance during St. More...

Learning from the professionals

TAKING A BOW—The musical group Quattro held a free onehour informative session for children before a performance at the Scherr Forum in Thousand Oaks on Feb. 11. More...

Harmony never sounded so sweet

BLENDING VOICES— Thousand Oaks High School student Malissa Marlow, above left, sings during the third annual Youth In Harmony Festival at Newbury Park High School on Feb. 12. More...

Park lecture takes walk on wild side

Learn how to coexist with area’s living creatures

The National Park Service will present a lecture on “Encounters with Wildlife” at 2 p.m. Sat., Feb. 19 at the National Park Service Visitor Center, 401 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. More...

What the Dickens! It’s ‘Oliver!’

Who would have thought poverty could be so much fun? More...

The Movie Nut by Dave Workman

“The Eagle” Directed by: Kevin Macdonald Starring: Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland MPAA rating: PG-13 (for intense battle sequences) More...

Learn fun, everyday relevance of math

Discovery Center offers hands-on activities after show

The Discovery Center for Science and Technology will host Super Science Sunday: Math Matters! on Sun., Feb. 27 at the Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Entrance times are 1 and 3 p.m. for identical sessions. More...

Calling artists, musicians

ArtWalk ’11, the 24th annual fine arts and designer crafts outdoor exhibition, will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat. and Sun., June 4 and 5 on the Bank of America grounds, 225 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. More...

Writing workshop offered

Westlake Village Library will offer a writing workshop for children in grades four through eight from 3 to 4 p.m. Sat., Feb. 26 at the library, The workshop is part of the “ One City, One Book” program. More...

Art exhibit opens soon

A retrospective exhibit of works by Ojai landscape and stilllife artist Alberta “Bert” Collins will open at the Santa Paula Art Museum with a reception from 4 to 6 p.m. Sat., Feb. 26. The museum is at 117 N. 10th St., Santa Paula. More...

World-class ballet company twirling into T.O.

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present the Joffrey Ballet at 7 p.m. Sun., March 13 in the Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. More...

Youthful cast conquers ‘Les Mis’

“Les Misérables,” the Broadway musical stage adaptation of Victor Hugo’s celebrated novel, comes as an all-student performance at the High Street Arts Center in Moorpark, but don’t let the youthful cast fool you. More...

Storyteller to speak at Reagan Library

Presentation is for President’s Day

Storyteller- writer Jim Woodard of Ventura will present two identical storytelling programs at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Presidents Day, Mon., Feb. 21 at the Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. More...

Guitarist performs tonight at The Canyon

Former Return to Forever member about to release CD

Guitarist Al Di Meola is kicking off a sevenweek tour with performances on the West Coast that include a stop tonight at The Canyon in Agoura Hills. More...

Second City’s best sketches at Scherr

Theater has produced well-known comedians

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present Chicago’s famed sketch comedy theater The Second City’s “Fair and Unbalanced” at 7:30 p.m. Sun., Feb. More...

‘Fighter’ co-star launches speaker series

California Lutheran University will launch an actor discussion series with veteran character actor Jack McGee, co-star of the film “The Fighter,” at 7 p.m. Thurs., Feb. More...