2017-04-27 / Calendar



Portuguese Fraternal Society Of America

11:30 a.m. at Main Street Restaurant, 3159 E. Main St., Ventura. No-host luncheon and meeting. For anyone of Portuguese descent or interested in the culture. RSVP requested. Contact: Cora Corella. Phone: 805.483. 6285.

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.

Spring Dance Concert

7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday at Calabasas High School performing arts education center, 22855 W. Mulholland Hwy. CHS dance students present “All of the Lights.” Food trucks on site at 5 p.m. each night. Tickets: $17 and $22 adults, $12 students. Web: www.chsdance.com.

Westlake Village 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.

Document Shredding Fundraiser

8 to 11 a.m. at Thousand Oaks High School, 2323 N. Moorpark Road. $10 per file box to shred. 10-box maximum. Funds go to TOHS PTSA. Email: tohsapp@gmail.com. Web: www.tohsptsa.com.

HOPE4Kids Festival And Run

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St. 5K, 10K and Kids Mile run. Festival includes silent auction, entertainment, food trucks, vendors. Kids’ zone with video gaming truck, bounce houses, rock wall. Free admission to festival. Race fee includes chip timing, swag bag, Tshirt and medal. Prizes to top runners. Funds raised go to local foster youths. Web: www.raisinghope.org.

Bingo Bash

10 a.m. doors open at Moorpark Civic Center, 799 Moorpark Ave. Games start 11 a.m. $20 advance buy-in includes 10 games, three specials, dessert bar, coffee, tea and chance to win door prizes. $25 at door. Additional games sold at door. For ages 18 and up. Fundraiser for Moorpark Active Adult Center. Phone: 805.517.6261.

Ventura County Blues Festival

11 a.m. at Studio Channel Islands, 2222 E. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. Gates open 10 a.m. Phantom Blues Band headlines. Performances by various blues musicians. Food and craft vendors. Guitar giveaway. Smoke-free event. Bring food item to donate. Tickets: $30 presale, $40 at gate. Kids age 12 and under free with paid adult general admission. VIP tickets $125, online only. Limited on-site parking. Web: www.venturacountyblues.com.

Medicinal Plant Walks

11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. at King Gillette Ranch Visitor Center, 26876 Mulholland Hwy., Calabasas. Jim Adams of USC School of Pharmacy leads hike and discusses Chumash medicinal uses of local plants. RSVP required. Free. Phone: 805.370.2302. Email: samo@wnpa.org.

McCrea Ranch Tour And Matinee

1 to 4 p.m. at McCrea Ranch Visitor Center, Thousand Oaks. Screening of “Three Blind Mice,” 1938 romantic comedy with Joel McCrea and Loretta Young. Then view brief video about McCrea family and tour the grounds. Advance registration: $15 Phone: 805.495.2163. Web: www.crpd.org/reg.


5K Run, Cub Run, 1-Mile Peel Out

8 a.m. at Camarillo Ranch House, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. Registration 7 a.m. Camarillo-Somis Pleasant Valley Lions Club hosts fundraiser for Pleasant Valley School District. 5K starts 8 a.m. Cub Run for ages 10 and under and their parents begins 9 a.m. Peel Out for ages 14 and under at 9:30 a.m. Fees: $40 for 5K, $20 for Cub Run, free for Peel Out. Web: www.5kpeelout.com.

Chili Cook-Off And Classic Car Show

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Conejo Creek Park North, 1379 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Chili tasting, food trucks, booths, kids’ zone, car show. Three stages of live music. Rotary clubs of Thousand Oaks and Conejo Valley host. Admission: $12 adults, free for ages 10 and under. On-site parking $5. Free parking and shuttle from Conejo Creek Equestrian Center on Avenida de Las Flores. Web: www.chili-cook-off.com.

Simi Valley Community Chamber Orchestra

3 p.m. at Simi Valley Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road.“Songs From the Heart” concert by strings orchestra comprising adults age 50 and up. Free. Email: sthomson@aol.com.


Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. John Martinez and Marquita Ellias demonstrate different methods of propagating succulents. Bring questions. Refreshments served. New guests receive free plant. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.


Ventura County Sportfishing Club

6:30 p.m. at Brendan’s Irish Pub, 495 N. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Peter Haynes, veteran fisherman, shares his proven tips on catching fish. Contact: Bill Berger. Phone: 818.889. 1370. Web: vcsc.info.


Healthy Aging Expo

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Agoura Hills Rec and Event Center, 29900 Ladyface Court. Presentations on neuroplasticity, bone health and creating personal happiness. Organizations that provide senior services on site. First 100 RSVPs receive free lunch. Free shuttle from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Free admission. Phone: 818.597.7361. Web: www.agourahillsrec.org.

Student Ceramics And Art Sale

9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. today and Thursday at Moorpark College, AA Building, room 124, 7075 Campus Road. Sale of mugs, bowls, vases, bottles, pitchers, sculptures, drawings, paintings and photos created by students.

Simi Valley Woman’s Club

11 a.m. at Simi Valley Moose Lodge, 4860 Alamo St. Lynne Godin discusses how to enjoy and protect monarch butterflies. Lunch RSVP requested. Contact: Donna. Phone: 805.526.8345.


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.

Conejo Valley Woodworkers Assoc.

7 p.m. at Redwood Middle School (round building in center of campus), 233 W. Gainsborough Road, Thousand Oaks. General meeting. Contact: Tom. Phone: 805.491.2499. Web: www.cvwa.org.

Business And Professional Women

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O.“Chicos Fashions Reviewed.” Everyone models their own attire, preferably Chicos. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.

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