2017-01-12 / Calendar
Business-Professional Women Conejo Valley
7 p.m. at Camboni restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Guest speaker is Janice Wise from YMCA Ventura County. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.
JNET Thousand Oaks
7 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. No charge to attend first two meetings. Networking for Jewish employers, employees and business professionals. Contact: Steve Marche. Phone: 805.374.6000. Email: Steve@homeloands411.com. Web: www.jnetonline.org.
Westlake Village Toastmasters
7 to 8:15 p.m. at Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, 600 Hampshire Road, room 202, Thousand Oaks. Members work to improve their communication skills in a fun setting. Contact: Anita. Phone: 805.657.0093. Web: 2549330.toastmastersclubs.org.
Conejo Gem And Mineral Club
7:30 p.m. at 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Mary Pat Weber speaks about “Stromatolites, Earth’s oldest fossils” and shows specimens from her personal collection. No charge. Contact: Deb or Rob Sankovich. Phone: 805.494.7734. Email: email@example.com. Web: www.cgamc.org.
FRI., JAN. 13
Westlake Village Encore Club
9:30 a.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road. Artists Ronald and Sheila Ruiz discuss creating their bronze sculptures. Coffee and refreshments served. Contact: Evelyn. Phone: 805.496.1205.
Doc Shredding Event
1 to 4 p.m. in front parking lot, Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce, 40 W. Cochran St. $5 per 12-by-15-inch box. Limitfive boxes per person. Contact for larger quantities: Brand Ford. Phone: 805.341.7908
SAT., JAN. 14
Community Flea Market
7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. 20 vendors and food truck. Phone: 818.880.2993.
Democratic Women’s Council of Conejo Valley
9:30 a.m. at Boccaccio’s restaurant,
32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste. 104, The Landing, Westlake Village. Discussion of ways to support newly elected officials. Election of club officers. Champagne brunch: $25. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.498.7261.
Westlake Women’s Club
10 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Business meeting. Agoura Harmony Quartet performs. Lunch cost: $28. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.405.4937.
Coats For Casa Coat Drive
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Three Springs Park, 3000 Three Springs Drive, Westlake Village. Snow for sledding and playing. Free coffee and smoothies. Kids’ crafts and a visit from a famous ice princess. Bring new or gently used winter coats, sweaters, hoodies, mittens/gloves, hats and scarves (all sizes) to benefit children of Casa Pacifica.
Conejo Valley Writers
Noon to 2:30 p.m. at Goebel Community Adult Center, Foothill Lupin Room, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown bag lunch at noon. Program at 12:30 p.m. Dennis Mathis speaks on “How to make a story come alive.”Activities on“writing resolutions revisited.” Web: www.meetup.com/ ConejoValleyWriters.
Free Throw Contest
Noon at Elks Lodge, 2330 Los Feliz Drive, Thousand Oaks. The Elks National Hoop Shoot. For kids ages 8 to 13. Phone: 805.496.2477.
SUN., JAN. 15
10 a.m. doors open at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Games begin at noon. International-style lunch provided free with marathon buy-in. Reservations requested. Phone: 805.497.6891.
MON., JAN. 16
Conejo Valley Quilters
6:30 p.m. at Pederson Hall, Ascension Lutheran Church, 1600 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. No guest fee for this meeting. Silent auction, prizes, Trash to Treasure items for sale. Bring bags to take home purchases; no bags available at the meeting.
Conejo Valley Toastmasters Club
7:30 to 9:10 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim School, classroom A, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Members develop public speaking and leadership skills in supportive environment. Contact: Gang Liang. Phone: 949.910. 6513. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: http://conejovalleytoastmasters. toastmastersclubs.org.
TUES., JAN. 17
Agoura Hills Acoustic Music Club
6 p.m. at private home in Agoura Hills. Potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Song circle from 7 to 10 p.m. Instrumentalists, singers, songwriters and listeners welcome.
Call or email for address. Contact: Steve Berman. Phone: 310. 699.5755. Email: email@example.com.
Conejo Valley Genealogical Society
6:30 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Barbara Randall speaks on “portable scanners, a wonderful tool.”
WED., JAN. 18
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Theme: “Visit the island of health and wellness.” Free admission. Lunch provided to seniors who have picked up an advance ticket at the Goebel Center. Conejo Recreation and Park District sponsors. Contact: Rick Tanaka. Phone: 805.381. 2742. Web: crpd.org/wellness.
St. Jude 50+ Senior Group
12:30 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Luncheon of cranberry chicken, butternut squash and chicken pasta, pear cobbler, ice cream. Entertainment by Phil Pepe, crooner a la Sinatra. Cost: $15. RSVP required. Contact: Sue. Phone: 818.879.8534.
Ukulele Song Circle
7 to 10 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Instrumental Music, 1501 E. T.O. Blvd. Players and singers of all skill levels perform music of all genres and originals. Contact: Pat Cronin. Phone: 805.236. 7958.
THURS., JAN. 19
Channel Islands Gulls
11 a.m. at Greek at the Harbor, 1583 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura Harbor. Social
hour at 11 a.m. Luncheon and program at noon. Greek dancing, raffle drawing. Proceeds go to local charities. Lunch cost: $30 prepaid. RSVP required. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.263.6062.
Simi Valley Art Association
6 p.m. at Simi Valley Town Center, store No. 140, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Artist Stephen Silver gives a demo on illustration. Raffle and refreshments. Nonmember fee: $7. Students under age 18 attend free with paying adult. Contact: Katy Kearny. Phone: 805.579. 9199.
Thousand Oaks Stamp Club
6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, T.O. Contact: Rick McHenry. Phone: 805. 405.4566.
Ventura County Rose Society
7:30 p.m. at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Doors open 6:30 p.m. for advice from rose experts, refreshments. Little rose show 7 p.m. Program: Craig Hueneke, Orchard Supply Hardware manager, discusses the use of beneficial insects for roses. Demo on pruning roses. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: www.venturarose.org.
Conejo Valley Bonsai Society
7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bonsai expert Roy Nagatoshi will give a demonstration on grafting. Refreshments will be served. Phone: 805.495.7480.
Coneo Valley Amateur Radio Club
7:30 p.m. in community room, East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Adrian Jarrett explains how to read American Radio Relay League’s Propagation Charts. Web: www.cvarc.org.
FRI., JAN. 20
Simi Valley Moorpark Republican Women
11:30 a.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. Speaker is Mark Lunn, Ventura County clerk and recorder. Luncheon: $20 members, $25 guests. Phone: 805.630.7676. Emai l : firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ventura County Astronomical Society
7:15 p.m. in Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Dr. Anna Ho of CalTech shows what the universe would look like if it were visible in infrared, ultraviolet and X-rays. Email: email@example.com.
SAT., JAN. 21
Document Shredding Fundraiser
8 to 11 a.m. at Thousand Oaks High School, 2323 N. Moorpark Road. Cost: $10 per file box or equivalent. 10-box maximum per person. Shredding done on site. Benefits TOHS PTSA. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Web: www.tohsptsa.com.
Blowout Book Sale
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in community room, Simi Valley Public Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Paid members of S.V. Friends of Library can enter at 9 a.m. Cost: $3 per bag of books or $5 per box.
McCrea Ranch Matinee
1 to 3 p.m. at McCrea Ranch Visitors Center, Thousand Oaks. Screening of 1943 romantic drama “Happy Land” starring Frances Dee and Don Ameche. Cost: $10. RSVP required. Phone: 805.495.2163. Web: www.crpd.org/reg.
Thousand Oaks Dance Club
7:30 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6 p.m. Roaring ’20s theme. Ed LaFata Trio plays. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Free dance lessons from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Admission: $8. Phone: 805.381.2744.
Camarillo Cafe Concert
8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Musicians John Zipperer and Dulcie Taylor perform. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Admission: $20. Web: http://camarillocafe.com.
SUN., JAN. 22
4:30 to 7 p.m. at Simi Valley Boys & Girls Club, 2850 Lemon St., Simi Valley. Santa Susana High School Key Club hosts annual dinner fundraiser. Proceeds benefit scholarships and student leadership programs. Tickets: $8 adults, $5 children, free for kids age 3 and under. RSVP requested. Contact: Debbie. Email: email@example.com.
WED., JAN. 25
Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers’ Guild
9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Program on how to do cutwork. Beginners can attend two meetings before joining. Phone: 805.484.9183. Web: http:// psrega.org.
Thousand Oaks Woman’s Club
10:30 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, Sunset Ballroom, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Magician Shawn Mc- Master performs. Open to all women. Luncheon cost: $21. RSVP requested. Contact: Kitty Sciacia. Phone: 805.484. 7741.
Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County
6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. DripWorks representative discusses drip watering systems. Guests welcome. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: www.organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.
Ventura County Classical Guitar Society
7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and solos play. Michael Nigro, guitarist from Orange County, performs at 8 p.m. No charge. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.
FRI., JAN. 27
Bella Vita Italian American Club
6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The Bella Vita club offers a lasagna dinner with dessert. Entertainment will be provided by harpist Vee Donna. Guest cost: $17. RSVP required. Contact: Betty. Phone: 805.496.6905.