2012-02-09 / Calendar
Woodland Hills Republican Women
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Mary-Mark Haggard speaks on “The Economy, the Job Situation and Obamanomics.” L. A. City Council candidate Joyce Pearson talks. $22 for luncheon. RSVP. Contact: Jane. Phone: 818.225.0843.
Simi Valley Community Council
11:30 a.m. at Lost Canyons Golf Club, Simi Valley. Steven Weiss and Donna Gaier of Ventura County grand jury discuss “How your grand jury works.” $15 inclusive for lunch. Contact: Gregory Seymour. Phone: 805.428.4046. Email: Seymoursolutions@yahoo.com.
Somis Thursday Club
11:45 a.m. at clubhouse, 5380 Bell St., Somis. Luncheon. Dorothea Phalen of Ventura County Museum gives program on old-time stories of Ventura County. $15. RSVP. Guests welcome. Phone: 805.583.2260.
Conejo Valley Business Independent Networking
Noon at Vitello’s Trattoria, 3316 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Insurance agent Dianna Bente discusses the healthcare bill and details of healthcare insurance coverage. Contact: Jack Dvir. Phone: 818.338. 3570.
Simi Settlers Amateur Radio Club
7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Contact: Rick Galbraith. Phone: 805. 433.4513.
FRI., FEB. 10
Westlake Village Encore Club
9:30 a.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 W. Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Forever Young Singers perform. Snacks provided. Contact: Ann Dillon. Phone: 805.497. 3400.
Moorpark Women’s Fortnightly Club
9:45 a.m. at Moorpark Country Club, 11800 Championship Drive. Program by Kim Stroud of Ojai Raptor Rescue. $20 for luncheon. RSVP.
Sock Hop Dance
6 to 8 p.m. at Aspen Elementary School, 1870 Oberlin Ave., Thousand Oaks. Dancing, photo booth, bake sale, drawings. All proceeds beneft elementary education.
6 p.m. in multipurpose room, Simi Valley High School, 5400 Cochran St. Dinner, concert by SVHS choirs, silent auction, rafe. $15 reserved with dinner, $7 at door for concert only. Email: email@example.com.
8 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Musicians Gemini (Bruce and Renata Farwell), Women on the Move, Dutch Newman and the Musical Melodians with Mikal Sandoval. $9 at door. Seating first come, first served. Adults only. Contact: Bob Kroll. Phone: 805.499. 2930.
SAT., FEB. 11
Pancreatic Cancer Research Run
8 a.m. at Westlake Village City Hall, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. 5K, 10K, walk/ run races. Also called Pam’s Run. Live music, expo, food. Catered breakfast for top fundraisers. Phone: 866.789.1000. Web: www.lustgarten.org.
Tuff Cat Run
At Newbury Park High School, 456 Reino Road. 10K race 8 a.m. 5K mud run 9:30 a.m. Family fun race 10:30 a.m. Health fair, vendors 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fundraiser for NPHS baseball boosters. Email for entry fees. Email: TuffCatRun@gmail.com.
Used Book Fair
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Rancho Rosal Elementary School, 3535 Village at the Park Drive, Camarillo. Book readings for children at 10:30 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m. Camarillo KIWINS Club raising funds for school in Kenya.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Westlake Village Library, 31220 Oak Crest Drive. Mazes, word games, jigsaws, word searches for all ages and interest levels. Prizes for children. Free. Phone: 818.865.9230. Web: http:// colapublib.org/libs/westlake.
‘Isn’t It Romantic’
8 p.m. in sanctuary of Woodland Hills Community Church, 31338 Dumetz Road. Broadway actors Raymond Saar and Diane Ketchie give Valentine’s Day-themed concert. Silent auction, reception, dessert bar. Proceeds benefit Youth Musical Theatre. $25 preferred seating, $14 general admission. Phone: 818.884.9909. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUN., FEB. 12
Jewish Genealogical Society
1 to 5 p.m. at Los Angeles Family History Library, 10741 Santa Monica Blvd., Westwood (on temple grounds). Assisted library research. Bring documents and flash drive to download. Hard copying available. For members only; memberships available at door for $25 person, $30 family. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.6616. Email: publicity@ JGSCV.org.
Simi Valley Jazz Club
1 to 4:30 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Yve Evans and her band perform 3:15. Qualified jammers welcome. Dance floor, snacks. $6 members, $9 nonmembers. Phone: 805.523.1092.
California State Old Time Fiddlers
1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Oak View Community Center, 18 Valley Road, Oak View. Dancing to country-western, bluegrass music. Free admission. Refreshments available. Phone: 805.797.6563. Web: www.calfiddlers.com.
2 to 5 p.m. at Academy Dance Studio, 1937 Goodyear Ave., Ste. 702, Ventura. Free dance lesson. Open dancing to ballroom, Latin, swing CDs. Male dance hosts, 50-50 raffle, refreshments. $5 to $10. Phone: 805.646.6271.
MON., FEB. 13
Conejo Orchid Society
7 p.m. at Westlake Village City Hall, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Pul Gripp speaks on Mexican laelias. Orchid rafe, refreshments. Contact: Leslie Naines- Brown. Phone: 805.402.6794. Web: www.ConejoOrchidSociety.org.
TUES., FEB. 14
Camarillo Quilters Association
9: 30 a. m. at Orchid Professional Building, 830 Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. Karen Cunagin describes her path to becoming a full-time quilt artist and instructor. Guest fee $5. Phone: 805.485.5522. Web: www.camarilloquilters.org.
L.A. Opera Talk
6:45 p.m. at Platt Library, 23600 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills. L.A. Opera speakers bureau discusses “Albert Herring.” Free. Phone: 818.340.9386. Web: www.plattlibrary.org/events.
WED., FEB. 15
Canoga Park-West Hills Republican Women
10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Chatsworth Hotel (formerly Radisson Hotel), 9777 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Chatsworth. Speakers Mark Isler, radio talk show host, and Arie Lipnick of Republican Jewish Coalition. $22 luncheon. RSVP required. Phone: 818.884.5261.
Simi Valley Moorpark Tea Party
6 p.m. at First Street Restaurant, 2025 First St., Simi Valley. Guest speaker Patricia McKeon, conservative candidate for 38th Assembly District seat. No-host food and drinks available. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.simivalleyteaparty.com.
THURS., FEB. 16
Pleasant Valley Garden Club
10:30 a.m. at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3965 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Donna Kashola of Tea Liteful speaks on “All Things About Tea.” Contact: Sandy. Phone: 805.484.5484.
Woodland Hills Republican Women
5 to 7 p.m. at Disabled American Veterans Hall, 6543 Corbin Ave., WH. Guest speaker Nerlin Froyd. Free hors d’oeuvres, no-host bar.
Thousand Oaks Happy Ukulele Club
6 to 8 p.m. at Denny’s restaurant, 50 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conejo Valley Cloggers
7:15 to 9 p.m. at Old Meadows Center, 1600 Marview Drive, Thousand Oaks. Valentine’s Day dance with clogging. No partner needed, for all ages. $6. Free for observer orfrst beginner class. Phone: 805.796.0616. Web: www.conejocloggers.com.
Conejo Amateur Radio Club
7:30 p.m. at East County Sheriff ’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, T.O. Presentation on amateur radio antennas. Contact: David Singer. Phone: 805. 377.2459. Web: www.cvarc.org.
Conejo Valley Bonsai Society
7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community
Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bob Pressler of Kimura Bonsai Nursery discusses proper methods for repotting trees. Refreshments. Phone: 805.495.7480.
FRI., FEB. 17
Conejo Valley Republican Women Federated
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Los Robles Greens Golf Course, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Joel Strom, DDS, fellow at Jess Unruh Institute of Politics at USC, speaks on “Doc Squads: The National Healthcare Surrogate Speaking Team.” $27 for buffet, dessert. Nohost bar. RSVP. Phone: 805.379.0036. Email: CVRWF@verizon.net.
Simi Valley Republican Women Federated
11:30 a.m. at Junkyard Restaurant, 2585 Cochran St., Simi Valley. Debra Tash speaks on sustainable development versus sustainable freedom. $15 for lunch, cash or check at door. RSVP. Contact: Laurie Nowland. Phone: 805.583.0479. Email: email@example.com.
Simi Valley Art Association
7 p.m. in community room, Simi Valley Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Pong Apinyavat gives watercolor painting demo. $5 members, $7 guests. Contact: Pat Duggan. Phone: 805.583.8044.
At Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Open mike sign-ups 7:30 p.m. Show starts 8 p.m. $15 at door. Refreshments available. Phone: 805.523.2682. Email: WhatsHappening@CamarilloCafe.com. Web: www.CamarilloCafe.com.
SAT., FEB. 18
Civil War Encampment
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Strathearn Historical Park, 137 Strathearn Place, Simi Valley. Union and Confederate reenactors camp overnight. Lincoln impersonator gives Gettysburg Address. $5 over age 12. $3 ages 5 to 12. Under 5 free. Phone: 805.526.6453. Web: www.simihistory.com.
Ventura County Genealogical Society
1 p.m. at LDS Family History Center, 3501 Loma Vista Road, Ventura. Free for guests. Books and supplies for sale. Contact: Gayle Wolcott. Phone: 805. 987.8614.
2 to 3:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West plays. Bring lawn seating and food. No alcohol, smoking, glass containers or pets.
Contact: Marianne Coulson. Phone: 805.557.1135. Email: Coulson@hoganfoundation.org.
5 to 8 p.m. today, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Living Oaks Community Church, 1033 Business Center Drive, Newbury Park. Drop off used wheelchairs for donation to Joni and Friends Wheels for the World ministry. Contact: Sally Kappen. Phone: 805. 376. 800.
Mardi Gras Ball
6 p.m. at Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Champagne reception, silent and live auctions, jazz band, dinner, big band dancing, crowning King and Queen. Benefft for Community Conscience/ Under One Roof. $150. Contact: Cindy Brand. Phone: 805.494. 3543.
Year Of The Dragon Celebration
7 p.m. at Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Conejo Chinese Cultural Association presents carnival, magic, masquerade for Chinese New Year. $15 to $30. Phone: 818.274.9552
Public Star Party
7 p.m. at Charles Temple Observatory, Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Road. Observe night sky with high-quality telescopes. Slide lecture. Free star map. Bringffashlight, dress warmly. Rain will cancel. $2 donation. For ages 8 and up. Contact: Carl Ashley. Phone: 805.642. 5166. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.vcas.org.
‘Hamlet, Prince of Denmark’
7:30 p.m. at Four Friends Hall, 1408 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. California Shakespeare Company presents classic drama through March 11. 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays. Advance tickets $17 adults, $15 students and seniors. $20 and $18 at door. Phone: 805.498.3354. Web: www.californiashakespearcompany.org.
Thousand Oaks Dance Club
7:30 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Senior Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Music by The Rhythm Kings. Ballroom, swing, waltz. Singles and couples welcome. Light refreshments. $7. Phone: 805.381.2744.
SUN., FEB. 19
Baroque Chamber Players Concert
4:30 p.m. in Dudley House conference hall, N. Ashwood Avenue and Loma Vista Road, Ventura. Music by Vivaldi. Refreshments. $20 donation, free parking. Phone: 805.827.8722. Email: email@example.com. Web: cavitmuzik.com/baroque.
MON., FEB. 20
Conejo Valley Quilters
6:30 p.m. at Palm Garden Hotel, 495 N. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Cathie Hoover shares her work. Guest fee $5. All levels of quilters welcome.
Freethinkers Of Ventura County
7 p.m. at Round Table Pizza, 880 Arneill Road, Camarillo. Jimmy Meadowcroft of Red Cross discusses disaster preparedness. Free. Contact: Jeanean. Phone: 805.405. 7389. Web: www.ftvc.org.
7: 15 to 8: 30 p. m. at Rockpointe Clubhouse, 22300 Devonshire St., Chatsworth. Santa Susana Mountain Park Association community meeting. Jeff Sikick of National Park Service discusses protection of mountain lions in local mountains. Free. Phone: 818.340.7357. Web: www.ssmpa.com.
Conejo Valley Toastmasters
7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at 1 Baxter Way, Westlake Village. Learn public speaking. Free for guests. Contact: Anita Garatie. Phone: 805. 657.0093. Email: a_ firstname.lastname@example.org.
TUES., FEB. 21
Noon at Round Table Pizza, 880 Arneill Road, Camarillo. Guest speaker Debra Mott, weather forecaster. No lunch. Contact: Darryl Sobelman. Phone: 805.484.1604.
Greatest Generations Senior Group
2 p.m. in social hall, Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Singer-guitarist Dave Winstone performs. Free. Contact: Bill Berger. Phone: 818.889. 1370.
Conejo Valley Genealogical Society
6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Carl Boyer III speaks on “American presidents: How theyfft into your family.” Guests welcome. Contact: B. Brown. Phone: 805.390. 6865.
WED., FEB. 22
Conejo Valley Garden Club
10:30 a.m. at United Methodist Church of Thousand Oaks, 1000 E. Janss Road. Camille Van Ast demonstratesffower arranging. Beverly Switzer gives hands-on workshop onffower design. Bring sack lunch to eat. Contact: Lillian. Phone: 805.498.1623.
Thousand Oaks Woman’s Club
11 a.m. at Los Robles Greens Golf Course, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Stephanie Sayre of Wings of Discovery discusses birds of the world. $21 for luncheon. RSVP. Contact: Cathy McCafferty. Phone: 805.263.6501.