January 12, 2017 RSS feed / Family

Reading is Magic

AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION— Labak the Magician guides Gabriel Fergesen, 10, of Agoura Hills through a trick during “Mysteries of Magic,” a special event Jan. More...

Winter session starting up at B&G Clubs

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley has kicked off its winter session.  Clubs in Thousand Oaks and Newbury Park will offer various classes through Mon., March 13.  The classes are offered at the Anderson Youth Center, Johnst More...

Kids are the stars at Miller Y movie day

The Miller Family YMCA of Newbury Park will host a movie-themed day from noon to 4 p.m. Sat., Jan. 28 at 320 Via Las Brisas. More...

Writers Club sponsoring poetry contest

The Ventura County Writers Club is accepting entries to its 2017 poetry contest.  The poetry categories are: adult, youth ages 13 to 17 and youth ages 12 and under.  Winners receive cash awards of $15 to $100 as well as publishing and speak More...

Theater classes lead up to CAP performance

Gold Coast Theatre Conservatory will begin its spring session for students in grades three to 12 with classes in all aspects of theater arts running from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays beginning Jan. More...

Girl Scouts hang with T.O.’sfinest

TOUR OF THE STATION—Girl Scouts from Troop 60739 in Thousand Oaks visited the East County Sheriff’s Station in December. Sgt. More...

Real men don’t sulk, they fix stuff

My 13-year-old son made me promise not to write about the breakup between him and his first real girlfriend of three months. But I did want to write about how he’s handled it like a man— he hasn’t made it a big deal at all. More...