November 29, 2012 RSS feed / On the Town

Master chorale to perform holiday concerts

Los Robles Master Chorale will present two holiday programs in December as well as a new holiday CD.  Under the direction of Lesley Leighton, the chorale will present “Holiday Treasures” at 2 p.m. Sun., Dec. 2 at St. More...

Local artists on display

The Thousand Oaks Community Gallery will feature an artists holiday showcase from noon to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday from Dec. 3 through 22 with an opening reception at 2 p.m. Sun., Dec. 2 at 2331-A Borchard Road, Newbury Park.  More...

Community forum looks at World War IIfilm

Movie tells tale of minister who helped Jewish refugees avoid Nazi capture

“The Minister’s War,” a film that documents the efforts of an American Unitarian minister and his wife to help Jews escape from Nazi-occupied Czechoslovakia and France, will be screened at a community forum at 7:30 p.m. Fri., Dec. More...

Boat parade andfireworks are Dec. 14 and 15 at Ventura Harbor

Holiday village part of event

Ventura Harbor Village will host the 36th annual Ventura Harbor Boat Parade of Lights and Fireworks at 7 p.m. Fri. and Sat., Dec. 14 and 15.  The Winter Wonderland and Holiday Marketplace will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. Sat., Dec. 15.  More...

Beer pairings can bring flair,flavor to holiday tables

Whether seeking the dark, richly complex flavors of a cabernet sauvignon or the lighter, drier taste of a pinot grigio, wine lovers will take particular care this time of year selecting just the right bottle to go with a special holiday meal. More...

Manhattan Transfer sings in the holidays

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present the Manhattan Transfer in a special holiday concert at 8 p.m. Tues., Dec. 4 in the Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.  More...

Sign up for adult rec leagues starting Dec. 1

The Conejo Recreation and Park District will accept applications for the following adult sports leagues starting Sat., Dec. More...

Veteran actor Stacy Keach to speak at CLU

Veteran actor Stacy Keach will discuss his career from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Fri., Dec. 7 at California Lutheran University in the Preus- Brandt Forum, south of Olsen Road near Mountclef Boulevard on the Thousand Oaks campus.  More...

‘Nutcracker’ returns to Thousand Oaks

The Conejo Civic Ballet Company will present its annual production of “The Nutcracker” at 2:30 p.m. Sun., Dec. 9 in the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza’s Kavli Theatre, 2100 E. More...

Church presents ‘Winter Snow’ show

The Elation Arts Series will present the family musical experience “Winter Snow” at 4 and 6:30 p.m. Sun., Dec. More...

Universal war tragedy unfolds on Conejo Players’ stage

Conejo Players’ ‘Miss Saigon’

Although it is well-known that the Broadway musical “Miss Saigon” was based on Puccini’s opera “Madama Butterfly,” it actually was inspired by a photograph: the wrenching image of a Vietnamese child being separated from More...