2017-08-25 / Calendar


FRI., AUG. 25

Bella Vita Italian American Club

5:30 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Picnic with hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, chips and watermelon. Entertainment is games. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910.5737.

SAT., AUG. 26

Antique Tractor Plowing Demo

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Sunday at McGrath Farms, 5100 Olivas Park Drive, Ventura. Topa Topa Flywheelers host event on antique farming equipment and its history. Free admission and parking. Web: www.topatopaflywheelers.org.

Ventura County Handweavers-Spinners

9 a.m. to noon at 340 Mobil Ave., Camarillo. Members share the items they created for Ventura County Fair along with awards and ribbons.

Plant Sale

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at United Church of Christ of Simi Valley, 370 Royal Ave. Also noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. Assorted succulents, geraniums, houseplants,fig trees and decorative pots for sale.

Master Gardener Talk

11 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Experts from Ventura Master Gardeners give a program on “attracting birds, bees and butterflies to your garden.” RSVP requested. Phone: 805.381.2744.

Archaeology Days

Noon to 4 p.m. at Oakbrook Park Chumash Indian Museum, 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Kids learn and practice archaeological techniques. Dig for bones, weigh and measure artifacts, learn about Chumash culture. Free craft. Free program with museum admission: $5 adults, $3 kids and seniors. Phone: 805.492.8076. Email: education@chumashmuseum.org. Web: www.chumashmuseum.org.

Boots And Slippers Square Dance Club

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. 58th anniversary luau plus dance. Pre-rounds at 7 p.m. Deborah Carroll-Jones calls rounds at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $8.

Saturdays In The Park

7 p.m. at Berniece Bennett Park, 31800 Village Center Road, Westlake Village. Hollywood U2, a tribute to U2, performs. Four food trucks begin selling dinner at 6 p.m. Free admission, cost for food. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: www.wlcv.org.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Musicians Dan Frechette and Laurel Thomsen; Nathan Rivera and Jessie Andra Smith perform. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Admission: $20 donation. Phone: 805.814.9366.

SUN., AUG. 27

End-Of-Summer Block Party

1 to 5 p.m. at 2220 Ventura Blvd., Old Town Camarillo. Vintage car show, live music. Free admission. Camarillo Old Town Association sponsors. Phone: 805.559.6286. Email: christina@camarillo-oldtown.com.

Summer Wine Down

4:30 to 8 p.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, WLV. Wine tasting from local wineries, food samples, live music. Westlake Women’s Club sponsors. Funds go to charities. For ages 21 and up. Tickets: $50 in advance, $65 at the door. Contact: Linda. Phone: 805.497.8206. Email: WWCeventinfo@gmail.com.

Summer Jazz Concert Series

5 to 6:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. The Late Nite Big Band with Joe Gray and vocalists Bonnie Bowden and Bill Jones perform. Seating area in front of bandstand. Bring lawn seating and picnics. No smoking, glass containers, alcohol or pets. Free entry. No parking on site. Free street parking; paid parking in T.O. Civic Arts Plaza structure. Phone: 805.557.1135. Email: info@ gardensoftheworld.info.

Sunset Symphony

5 to 9 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. New West Symphony Studio Quintet performs movie, pop and jazz songs. Food trucks, cash bar. Bring picnic and lawn seating. Free admission. Phone: 805.389.8182.

WED., AUG. 30

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and soloists bring guitar and sign up to play at 7 p.m. Guitarist Carlos Gonzales performs at 8 p.m. Cake served. No charge. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


Art Break Day

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Road. All ages and skill levels can create art at tables set up in playground area. All supplies and materials provided. No charge. Web: www.malibucountrymart.com.


AAUW Thousand Oaks

9 a.m. at Stella’s Gourmet Restaurant, 2385 Michael Drive, Newbury Park. Coffee and chat, informal small group open to prospective members. Web: http://aauwto-ca.aauw.net.

Gardening Workshop

9:30 a.m. at Las Flores Community Garden, 1305 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Program on seed tape, seed bombs and seed exchange. Free and open to public.


Camarillo Chili Cook-Off And Music Festival

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. Championship chili, food, wine, craft beer, car display, kids’ activities, bounce house. Live music by In Stone Band, Caught Red Handed and Ventucky String Band. Tickets: $20 general, $60 VIP plus online service fee. Contact: Camarillo Chamber. Phone: 805.484.4383. Web: Camarillochili- Cook-Off.com.


Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. Melvin Seals and JGB (Jerry Garcia Band) perform. Bring lawn seating and picnics. Food for sale. Leave pets at home. Free admission. Off-site parking only; on-site parking for vehicles with handicap placards. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.


Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican City Club

6 to 8 p.m. at Junkyard Cafe, 2585 Cochran St., Simi Valley. Joe Panzarello speaks on “Take back California.” Web: www.SvmpCityClub.com.


Ventura County Garden Club

1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 117 Seventh St., Santa Paula. Dave Nichols from Green Thumb Nursery in Ventura gives a 60-minute talk on “water-wise vegetable gardening.” Contact: Jacqualin. Phone: 805.816. 6019.


Business-Professional Women Of Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. White House and Black Market display their fashions. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.


Westlake Encore Club

9:30 a.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road. Coffee, tea and snacks. Angie Kobabe speaks on birds of the area. Guests welcome.

‘A Murder Is Announced’

8 p.m. at Conejo Players Theatre, 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Runs through Sept. 30. Adaptation of Miss Marple murder mystery by Agatha Christie. Tickets: $16 and $18. Call for showtimes and reservations. Contact: Box office. Phone: 805.495. 3715. Web: www.conejoplayers.org.


Plein Air Art Show

3 to 6 p.m. at the Simi Valley Art Association Art Gallery, Simi Valley Town Center, unit 295, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Paintings of local scenery painted by award-winning watercolor artist Pong Apinyaval and other artists. Contact: Katy Kearny. Phone: 805.304. 7322.

SUN., SEPT. 10

Jewish Genealogical Society

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Hal Bookbinder gives talk on U.S. immigration and naturalization. No charge to attend meeting. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.6616. Email: information@jgscv.org. Web: www.jgscv.org.

Let’s Party For A Cure

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Wine tastings by local wineries, three-course dinner, music and auction. Fudge, olive oil and balsamic vinegar tastings. Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Greater Los Angeles chapter hosts. Proceeds support medical research, education and support programs. Tickets: $135. Contact: Amber Walters. Phone: 310. 478.4500. Email: awalters@crohnscolitisfoundation.org.


Westlake Women’s Club

10 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Betty Berry of Senior Concerns gives the program. Lunch cost: $28. RSVP required. Phone: 805.405.4937.

WED., SEPT. 13

Brandeis Conejo Valley Chapter

10 a.m. in private Agoura Hills home. Orientation coffee to introduce club to new and prospective members. Address given upon RSVP. No charge. Contact: Elaine Leff. Phone: 818.368. 5705. Email: elainel@socal.rr.com.

Thousand Oaks Christian Women’s Connection

11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Janice Mitchell tells how she learned to make baskets. Jeanell Piconi gives her story on“Surviving to Thriving.” $20 for catered hot meal. For all ladies regardless of church affiliation or none. RSVP required. Contact: Joanne. Phone: 805.498.1823. Email: bjoanne. wright@verizon.net.

Simi Valley Quilt Guild

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Jenny K. Lyon gives the program. Guest fee: $5. Contact: Sue Singer. Phone: 805.522. 2454. Web: www.simivalleyquiltguild.org.


Somis Thursday Club

11:15 a.m. at 5380 Bell St., Somis. Local women’s club. Merrill Berge presents “A portrayal of Carmen Camarillo.” $15 at the door for lunch. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.388.1275. Email: cruisin222@gmail.com.

JNET Thousand Oaks

6:30 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Networking for Jewish business professionals, employers and employees. No charge to attend first two meetings. Contact: Joel Wolk. Phone: 805.931. 6683. Email: ThousandOaks@JNETonline.org. Web: www.jnetonline.org.

SAT., SEPT. 16

‘Who Done It?’

5:30 p.m. at Wood Ranch Golf Club, 301 Wood Ranch Pkwy., Simi Valley. Murder-mystery fundraiser to benefit Samaritan Center. Hors d’oeuvres, Tuscan dinner, no-host bar and raffle. Guests find clues to identify the “murderer.” Tickets: $90 per person, $630 for table of eight. Phone: 805.231.2497. We b : murdermysterysv.org.


Camarillo Newcomers Club

11 a.m. at Saticoy Country Club, 4450 N. Clubhouse Drive, Somis. Social time at 11 a.m. Meeting at 11:30 a.m. and lunch at noon. Magic Castle member Mark Collier, magician-comedian, performs. Cost: $24 members, $26 prepaid for guests. All new and longtime residents welcome. RSVP required. Phone: 805.384.1939.

FRI., SEPT. 22

Newcomers-Encore Club Of Conejo Valley

9:45 a.m. at the outside food court, The Oaks mall, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Prospective members can learn about club activities. Contact: Sharyn. Phone: 805.529.9048.

SUN., OCT. 1

Moorpark Beer Festival

Noon to 5 p.m. on High Street in downtown Moorpark. Last pour at 4 p.m. Craft beer sampling from local breweries, food trucks and vendors. Tickets: $60 includes entry and beer sampling. Extra charge for food trucks. Moorpark Morning Rotary Club sponsors. Proceeds benefit schools and local nonprofit organizations. Web: www.MoorparkBeerFestival.com.

FRI., OCT. 6

Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art/Craft Show

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today at Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura. Also from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. 300 artisans showcase and sell their works. Live entertainment, contests, strolling performers, demos, Kidzone with pumpkin patch. Bring canned goods to donate for $2 off general admission. Tickets: $4 to $9. Kids ages 12 and under admitted free. Tickets good for return visits. Web: www.harvestfestival.com.

FRI., OCT. 20

St. Paschal Fall Fest

6 to 11 p.m. today at St. Paschal Baylon Church grounds, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Also runs 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday and noon to 9 p.m. Sunday. Carnival rides and games, food vendors, beer garden, coffee bar, sweet shop, entertainment, silent auction, car raffle. Free admission. Fee for raffle tickets. Contact: Parish center. Phone: 805.496. 0222. Web: www.spbfestival.com.

SUN., OCT. 22

Scandinavian Hostmarknad

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Vasa Park, 2854 Triunfo Canyon Road, Agoura Hills. Swimming, tube slide, bounce house, rock climbing wall. Folk dancing, vendors, Viking living history reenactors, Viking games. Food court serves breakfast, lunch sweets and coffee. Beverage garden. Meatball contest judging at noon. Parking: $10 per carload, $5 for Vasa members. Meatball judging plate is $5. Email: Lkosvic@gmail.com. Web: www.vasapark.org.

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