2017-04-13 / Calendar



JNET Thousand Oaks

7 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Networking for Jewish business owners, employers and employees. No charge to attend first two meetings. Contact: Steve Marche. Phone: 805.374.6000. Email: Steve@homeloands411.com. Web: www.jnetonline.org.

Conejo Gem And Mineral Club

7:30 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks.Youth program at 7 p.m. Sandra Butchko of Cottontail Creations presents "Silver and bronze metal art clay jewelry." No fee to attend. Contact: Deb or Rob Sankovich. Phone: 805.494.7734. Email: rmsorca@roadrunner.com. Web: www.cgamc.org.


Westlake Village Encore Club

9:30 a.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road. Nominations of new officers, refreshments. Razzamatazz Dancers perform.

Special Needs Nature Program Hike

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Camarillo Grove Park Nature Center, 6968 E. Camarillo Springs Road. Ranger Lars Yahr leads hike. Hikers can smell and touch the environment. For all ages. Cost: $10. PleasantValley Rec and Park District sponsors. Phone: 805.482.1996. Web: www.pvrpd.org.

Fireside Concert

7:30 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Performances by Horse Play, Honeysuckle Possums with clogger, and Merlin and Debbie Snider and his Pretty Good Acquaintances. Adults only. $10. No reserved seating.

'Arsenic And Old Lace'

8 p.m. at High Street Arts Center, 45 E. High St., Moorpark. Joseph Kesselring’s classic dark comedy runs weekends through May 7. Call for showtimes and ticket prices. Phone: 805.529.8700.


Spring Egg Hunt And Festival

9:30 a.m. at Mae Boyar Park, 130 Kanan Road, Oak Park. Egg hunts for kids through age 10; kids divided by age group. Egg throw for ages 10 to adult. Vendors. Egg hunts are free. Purchase tickets for inflatables, slide, train and hamster ball. Phone: 818.865.9304. Web: www.rsrpd.org.

Democratic Women's Council Of Conejo Valley

9:30 a.m. at Boccaccio's Restaurant, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste. 104, Westlake Village. Students from One Spark Academy present "women in history." Former USC engineer Nathalie Gosset discusses her arbitration case over sexual harassment and wrongful termination. $25 for champagne brunch. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.498.7262. Web: www.dwccv.online.

Annual Spring Egg Hunt

9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oak Canyon Community Park, 5600 Hollytree Drive, Oak Park. Egg hunts begin 9:30 a.m. Vendors, food and rides. Phone: 818.865.9304. Web. www.rsrpd.org.

Easter Egg Hunt

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Arroyo Vista Community Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark. Egg hunts by age groups at various times. Bring own basket for egg hunt. No strollers or pets in hunts. No parents in hunts for older children. Also pony rides, carnival games, crafts, photos with the bunny. General admission charge includes egg hunt and one attraction ticket. All-access fee includes egg hunt and unlimited attractions. Phone: 805.517.6200.

Easter Eggstravaganza/Spring Craft Fair

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Egg hunts, Easter bunny, petting zoo, craft and food vendors, games. All activities free except vendor sales. Phone: 805.482.1996. Web: www.pvrpd.org.

Conejo Valley Writers

12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, Foothill Lupin Room, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown bag lunch at noon. Interactive workshop will focus on writers' current and future projects.

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. Dick Parent Trio performs. Easter celebration theme. Complimentary dance instruction from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Admission: $8. Phone: 805.381.2744.

Star Party

8 to 10 p.m. at Moorpark College Observatory, 7075 Campus Road. Ventura County Astronomical Society hosts. View skies through telescopes. Weather permitting. No charge. Phone: 805.378.1400.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Ian Matthew's Plainsong band performs. Smoke and alcohol-free venue. Suggested donation: $20. Web: www.CamarilloCafe.com.

'Big Fish'

8 p.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. John August's musical runs weekends through May 21. Call for showtimes. Tickets: $25 adults, $22 students and seniors age 60 and over, and $18 for kids age 12 and under. Student rush tickets for $10 at 10 minutes before curtain. Phone: 805.583.7900. Web: www.simi-arts.org.


Community Carnival

Noon to 1 p.m. at Emmanuel Church, 588 Camino Manzanas, Thousand Oaks. Petting zoo, face painting, photo booth, games, art and food. Open to community. Free. Contact: Debbie Barber. Phone: 805.498.4502. Email: dbarber@epconline.org.

Easter Egg Hunt

12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Elks Lodge, 2338 Los Feliz Drive. Games, treats, Easter Bunny. Open to the public at no charge. Contact: Dan. Phone: 818.822.2219.


Camarillo Republican Women

11 a.m. at Spanish Hills Country Club, 999 Crestview Drive, Camarillo. Dana Tibbitts presents the book she wrote about her grandfather, Vice Adm. Frederick Trapnell. Kevin McNamee discusses state Senate bills on sanctuary cities and rights of children. Luncheon cost: $30. RSVP requested. Phone: 888.747.9955.

Temple Adat Elohim Seniors

1:30 p.m. in temple social hall, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Tenor Maximo Marcuso presents a concert. Refreshments served. No charge. Contact: Bill Berger. Phone: 818.889. 1370.


Wellness Expo

8 a.m. to noon at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. 65 exhibitors present services for seniors. Free health screenings onfirst come,first served basis. Free adaptive phones for those who qualify. Drop-off box for disposal of prescription drugs. Door prizes. Free admission. Phone: 805.583.6363.

St. Jude 50+ Group

12:30 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Luncheon of matzo ball soup, beef brisket, mashed potatoes, green beans and chocolate cake. Forever Young Singers perform. Cost: $15. RSVP required. Contact: Sue. Phone: 818.979.8534.

Channel Islands Maritime Museum Lecture

6:30 to 8 p.m. at museum, 3900 Bluefin Circle, Oxnard. Cherie Brant gives a talk on "Shifting Sands: the Early Years of Channel Islands Harbor." Admission: $7 adults, $5 seniors, $3 kids ages 6 to 17, and free for members and children under 6. Phone: 805.984.6260. Web: cimmvc.org.

Simi Valley Democratic Club

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Town Center community room, 155 Simi Town Center Way. Discussion of California Disclose Act. Contact: Camilla Gonzales. Phone: 805.914.9289.


Spring Spectacular

7 p.m. today and Friday in worship center, Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. Concert with Oaks Christian School band, orchestra, choir and vocalists. Web: www.oakschristian.org/arts/ performing-arts.

Conejo Valley Bonsai Society

7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bonsai expert Bob Pressler demonstrates repotting and discusses soil amendments. Refreshments served. Phone: 805.495.7480.

Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club

7:30 in conference room, East County Sheriff's Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Richard Rudman tells ways to stop the increasing noise generated in ham radio receivers. Web: www.cvarc.org.

'Hamlet, Disco Dane Of Denmark'

8 p.m. at Black Box Studio, 141 Memorial Pkwy., Cal Lutheran University campus, Thousand Oaks. Runs nightly through April 29; 2 p.m. matinee Sun., April 30. Running time 70 minutes. Students perform Shakespeare tragedy set in 1970s Big Apple disco club. Admission: $10. Phone: 805.493.3452. Web: CalLutheran.edu/theatre-arts.


Document Shredding Event

1 to 4 p.m. at Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce back parking lot, 40 W. Cochran St. Cost: $5 per 12-by-15-inch box. Limit of five boxes. Contact: Chamber. Phone: 805.527. 3900.

Ventura County Astronomical Society

7:15 to 9 p.m. at Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Dr. Rahul Patel of CalTech discusses the latest techniques in search for Earth-like planets. Free admission and parking. Web: vcas.org.


Kiwanis Garage Sale

6:30 a.m. at 743 Harper St., Simi Valley. Fundraiser for local programs of Kiwanis Club of Simi Valley. Household, sports, kids clothing items for sale.

 Earth Day Cleanup

9 a.m. to noon at Malibu Creek State Park. Arrive between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Volunteers remove graffiti, pick up litter, pull invasive plants and fix park trails. Dress to work; no open toe shoes. Register in advance. Phone: 415.262.4400. Web: www.calparks.org/help.earth-day.

Toastmasters Contests

9:30 a.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Annual table topics and international speech contests for Division J of District 33. Open to the public. Refreshments served. Admission: $10. Contact: Al Brown. Email: popsx2@aol.com.

'Pageant Of A Thousand Gems'

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Conejo Gem and Mineral Club's annual show. Exhibits of gems, minerals, fossils and lapidary. Demos on metal and bead work. Dealers and vendors. Dinosaur display, door prizes, silent auction, plant sale and snack bar. Youth activities. Free admission and parking. Contact: Rob or Deb Sankovich. Phone: 805.494.7734. Web: www.cgamc.org.

Monarch Butterfly Event

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Thousand Oaks. Rich and Lynne host. Butterfly specialty plants for sale. For families. Call for appointment and location.
Contact: Rick. Phone: 805.304.0369 between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Catsino Royale

7 to 11 p.m. at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. Fundraiser for Valley Cats rescue. Casino games, poker tournament, dessert and drink bar, raffle baskets. Tickets: $50 includes desserts, nonalcoholic beverages and $10 free gaming. $25 additional fee for poker tournament. Contact: Yvette Berke. Phone: 818. 992.3225. Email: yberke@aol.com. Web: www.valleycatsinc.org.


Car Show

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Royal High School stadium and gym parking lot, 1402 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Car show, vendors, food trucks, silent auction. live music. Free admission. Car registration $30 advance, $35 day of show. Phone: 805.306.4875. Email: ashley.rotellini@simivalleyusd.org. Web. http://rhs-simi-ca.schoolloop.com.

Jazz Madness

11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rancho Madera Community Park, 556 Lake Park Drive, Simi Valley. Royal High School hosts day of performances by local middle school, high school and college jazz bands. Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Food for purchase. Web: www.Royalbands.com.

National Help A Horse Day And Cat Cafe

Noon to 4 p.m. at Agoura Hills Animal Care Center, 29525 Agoura Road. Educational and activity-filled day for families. Vendors, speakers, animals to see, kids' crafts, homemade refreshments in exchange for donations.

Zumba Party

2 to 5 p.m. at Boys & Girls Club of Moorpark, 200 Casey Road. Raffles, vendors, Zumba dance. Free child care. Sponsored by Help Our Youth. Phone: 805.531.6677. Emai l : MaryZumbaFun@yahoo.com.


Camarillo Noontime Optimist Club

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Money Pancho Restaurant, 3661 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Penelope DeLeon, superintendent of Oxnard Union High School District, shares her vision and plans for the district. Visitors welcome. Contact: Ron Klemann. Phone: 805. 484.1343. Web: www.camarillooptimistclub.org.


Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers' Guild

9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Spring tea with lunch and talk about stitching with other enthusiasts. Beginners can attend two meetings for free. Phone: 805.484.9183. Web: http:// psrega.org.


Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County

6 to 8 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Screening of "Seed: The Untold Story," documentary about current and future issues of plant seeds. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.341.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.

Ventura County Rose Society

6:30 p.m. doors open for refreshments at Ventura County Office of Education Conference Center, 5100 Adolfo Road, Camarillo. Andy Lopez discusses how to have a pest-free garden using items from a home pantry instead of poison. Contact: Barbara Morse. Phone: 805. 499.1657. Web: www.venturarosesociety.org.

WLV Toastmasters

7 to 8:15 p.m. at Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, 600 Hampshire Road, room 202, Thousand Oaks. Members improve their communication skills. Contact: Anita. Phone: 805.657.0093. Web: 2549330.toastmastersclubs.org.


Thousand Oaks Woman's Club Fundraiser

11 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, Sunset Ballroom, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Luncheon, Broadwayinspired fashion show, door prizes, raffle baskets, silent auction. Tom Horvath sings Broadway show tunes. Funds raised go to Senior Concerns programs. Cost: $50. RSVP requested. Contact: Kitty Sciacia. Phone: 805.484. 7741.

Arbor Day Ceremony

5 p.m. at Mountain Meadows Park, 4350 Mountain Meadow Drive, Moorpark. Ceremonial tree planting, tree Q&A session. Guests take home free 5-gallon tree. Phone: 805.517.6360.

Bella Vita Italian American Club

6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Italian dinner served. Razzmatappers dancers perform. Cost: $17. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910.5737.


Rummage And Bake Sale

7 a.m. to noon at St. Matthew's United Methodist Church, 1360 S. Wendy Drive, Newbury Park. Clothing, household items, sporting goods, furniture, electronics. Homemade baked goods. Funds raised will purchase camping gear for Boy Scout Troop 730. Contact: Lynn Jurss. Phone: 805.497. 1294.

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