2017-06-02 / Calendar



Orchid Show And Sale

Noon to 6 p.m. today at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Also 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 3 and 1 to 3 p.m. June 4. Variety of orchids, potting mix and fertilizer for sale. Demos on plant care at 1 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday. Free admission. Sales in cash or check only. Conejo Orchid Society sponsors. Phone: 805.410.3803. Web: www.ConejoOrchidSociety.org.

NPHS Spring Concert

7 p.m. at Newbury Park High School performing arts center, 456 N. Reino Road. NPHS orchestra and strings students present a variety of rock and roll classics. At-door admission: $10 adults, $5 kids age 12 and under.

TGIF: Jazz Night

7 p.m. outdoors at Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Lindero Canyon Middle School and Agoura High School bands perform. Food for sale at 6 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and picnics. Free admission. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: www.wlv.org/TGIF.

‘Good Eats: A Feast Of Musical Fun’

8 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sat., June 3 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1500 North “C” St., Oxnard. Gold Coast Concert Chorus presents program of songs about food. Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors/students, $5 kids under 5. Phone: 805.616.7269. Email: tickets@goldcoastchorus.org.


National Trails Day

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Camarillo Grove Park, 6968 E. Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. Live wild bird show, guided nature hikes, succulent planting craft to take home. Free lunch of hot dogs, chips and soda. Volunteers needed for park beautification and trail maintenance. Free giveaways while supplies last. Free admission. Web: www.pvrpd.org/recreation.

Thousand Oaks AAUW

9 a.m. at Stella’s Gourmet Restaurant, 2385 Michael Drive, Newbury Park. Informal small group coffee and chat for prospective new members. Web: http://aauwto-ca.aauw.net.

Family Fun Festival

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at West Hills Church, 7475 Fallbrook Ave. Petting zoo, face painting, crafts, yard games, contests and prizes. No charge. Phone: 818.887.6227.

Coalition For Family Harmony Fundraiser

1 p.m. at Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Tours of library at 1 p.m. Auction begins 3 p.m. Program at 4 p.m. Wine, music, speakers and food. Proceeds support victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Tickets: $85 individual, $150 couple. Web: www.thecoalition.org.

Westlake Village Symphony Concert

7:30 p.m. at St. Jude the Apostle Catholic Church, 32032 W. Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Orchestral concert with music by Beethoven, Sibelius and Purcell. Paul Piazza, conductor. No charge. RSVP requested. Email: WVS@westlakevillagesymphony.com.

‘25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

8 p.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave., Actors’ Repertory Theatre of Simi presents musical comedy. Call for showtimes and ticket prices. Mature themes; for ages 12 and up. Opportunities for audience participation on stage available; sign up first come, first served in lobby before show. Phone: 805.583.7900. Web: www.simi-arts.org.


Day Of The Horse

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Conejo Creek Equestrian Park, 1350 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Family-friendly horse demos, kids’ corner, exhibitors, vendors, food, entertainment. Free admission. Email: eticorral37@yahoo.com. Web: www.eticorral37.org.

Mustang/Ford Car Show: Stampede In The Park

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sycamore Drive Community Center, 1692 Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley. Raffles, entertainment, displays, vendors, food and awards. Valley Mustang Club hosts. Phone: 661.295.5255. Email: mustangcarshow@att.net. Web: valleymustangclub.com.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Jan Meisels Allen gives program on how to begin a genealogy search. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.6616. Email: information@jgscv.org.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura. Free concert with the Old Country Grass Band. Phone: 805.517.1131.

Gold Coast Wind Ensemble

2:30 p.m. at Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Music includes“Porgy and Bess,”“Procession of Nobles,”“Big Band Signature,”“Folk Song Suite” and “Big Red Machine.”Tickets: $22 adults, $15 students and seniors 62 and up. Phone: 805.492.0049. Web: www.gcwe.org.

90th Anniversary Of Paramount Ranch

6 to 9 p.m. at Paramount Ranch, 2903 Cornell Road, Agoura. Walking tour 6 p.m. Interview with film historian Marc Wanamaker at 7 p.m. PowerPoint show of historic ranch photos at 8 p.m. Guests can come early with picnic dinner. No charge. Phone: 805.370.2301.


Simi Valley Stamp And Coin Club

1 to 3 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Presentations, show and tell, auctions. Contact: Steve Thomas. Phone 818. 312.6898.

Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Tom Glavich discusses mutants including crests, monstrosities and variegates and also gives information on propagation and cultivation. New guests and members receive a free plant. Refreshments. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.


Ventura County Sportfishing Club

6:30 p.m. at Brendan’s Irish Pub and Restaurant, 495 N. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Capt. Chris Volaski, owner/operator of the New Hustler out of Hooks Landing at Channel Islands, discusses local fishing. Contact: Bill Berger. Phone: 818.889. 1370. Web: vcsc.info.


Conejo Valley Guild Jonsson Cancer Center

10:30 a.m. in Provence Room, Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Martha Abbey Miller gives one-woman show based on her book “Hope Personified: Frances Maschal Landers.” Luncheon cost: $30. RSVP required. Contact: Linda Pomerantz. Phone: 818.225.1610. Email: linpom@aol.com.

Conejo Valley Legal Professionals Association

6 p.m. at Tipsy Goat, 159 E. Thousand

Oaks Blvd., T.O. Melissa Cohen discusses family law updates. Entree selection from menu; add tax/tip and $2 toward speaker’s dinner. One-hour MCLE credit offered. RSVP required. Contact: Barbara. Phone: 818.865. 0444. Email: bh@mmjlaw.net.

Conejo Valley Fly Fishers

6:30 p.m. at Conejo Valley Church of Christ, 2525 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Steve Schalla gives a program on Cottonwood Lake, Monache Meadows and Upper Kern River. Phone: 805.498.2944.

Conejo Senior Singles

6:45 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Friendly gathering with social activities for ages 55 and up Phone: 805.494.9863.


Moorpark Democratic Club

5:30 p.m. at Moorpark Water Reclamation Facility, 9550 E. Los Angeles Ave. Tour of water facility. Phone: 805.338.5582. Email: moorparkdemocrats@gmail.com.


Moorpark Women’s Fortnightly Club

9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Moorpark Country Club, 11800 Championship Drive. Speaker: Wendy Mitchell of Blue Ridge Honey. Lunch: $23. RSVP required. Contact: JoAnn. Email: joac1627@gmail.com.

Ventura Rocks The Nation

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura. Gem and mineral show. Educational displays, dealers, demos, speakers, silent auctions, raffles, kids’ activities. Free classroom materials for teachers. Admission: $4 to $7 one day, $9 to $18 three-day pass. Kids age 12 and under free with paid adult. Parking fee. Contact: Diane Cook. Phone: 805.312.8467. Email: info@vgms.org. Web: http://2017cfms-afmsshow.com.

Fireside Concert

7:30 p.m. at Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Doors open 6 p.m. Entertainers are: Tom and Dawn Kuznkowski, Ventucky String Band and the MacMammals. Adults only. Tickets at door: $10 includes light snacks, coffee and tea. Contact: Bob Kroll. Phone: 805.427. 4707. Email: folksgr1@aol.com.


Pioneer Jamboree

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Stagecoach Inn Museum, 51 S. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Family activities: gold panning, pioneer games, storytelling, rock painting, butter churning, 1890s school lesson, cursive writing, doll making, costume photo op. Toymaker Gene West on hand. Admission: $4 to $6. Free for children under 3. Family: $20. Phone: 805.498.9441. We b : stagecoachinnmuseum.com.

Ojai Art Fair

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at Libby Park, Ojai. 25 clay artists showcase their work and demonstrate working in clay; hands-on opportunities. Artwork for sale. Ventura County Potters Guild sponsors. Contact: Cecile Gurrola Faulconer. Phone: 805.985.5038. Email: gipsylily@gmail.com.

Conejo Valley Writers

Noon 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. Program at 12:30 p.m. Mark Gronwald presents 20 steps to self-publish a book in print and digital. Web: www.meetup.com/ ConejoValleyWriters.

Theatre Fest

2 p.m. at Conejo Players Theatre, 351 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Conejo Senior Volunteer Program sponsors presentation of the comedy “Social Security.” Wine reception at 1 p.m. Portion of proceeds support CSVP programs. Tickets: $20. Phone: 805.381.2742.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Severin Browne and Leslie Beauvais perform. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Donation at door: $20. Phone: 805.814.9366. Web: http:// camarillocafe.com/.


Simi Valley Jazz/Dance Club

1 p.m. at 99.1 The Ranch radio studio, Ste. 730, Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Jammers play 1 to 3 p.m. Jimmy McConnell Big Band performs 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. Admission: $7 members, $10 visitors. Phone: 805.279.3905. Web: Simi Valley Jazz/Dance Club on Facebook.


Camarillo Noontime Optimist Club

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Money Pancho restaurant, 3661 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Airman and engineer Roger Ransom gives talk on “About Father.” Phone: 805.484.1343. Web: www.camarillooptimistclub.org.


Ventura County Writers Club

7 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Margaret Brownley, author of over 40 inspirational romance novels, speaks about the resistance most writers face in their careers. No charge. Contact: Sheli Ellsworth. Phone: 805. 499.3490.

Ventura County Archaeological Society

7 p.m. at Chumash Indian Museum, 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Judy Porcasi speaks on“The how and why of faunal analysis.” Web: www.venturaarchaeology.org.

Calif. Hunters Alliance

7 to 9 p.m. at 3475 Old Conejo Road, Ste. C-2, Newbury Park. For all interested in any aspect of hunting (bow, rifle or other) or wanting to learn. Email: ca.hunters.alliance@gmail.com.


Flag Day Ceremony

10 to 11 a.m. at the Eric Huberth Memorial, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. VFW and Rolling Thunder personnel conduct a flag retirement ceremony. Speaker: T.O. Police Chief Don Aguilar. Voice of Democracy program winner reads essay. Seating and shade available. Bring old or torn flags for disposal. No charge. Contact: Bill Joseph. Phone: 805.504. 5678.

Thousand Oaks Christian Women’s Connection

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Laura Coronado shares “how she found Prince Charming.” Luncheon cost: $20. For all ladies regardless of church affiliation or none. RSVP required.

Conejo Valley Environmental Club

5:30 p.m. at Total Wine, 2904 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Dr. Ashwin Golpinath of CalTech gives program on synthetic biology and nanostructures. Tickets: $15, includes wine tasting, food and parking. Tickets must be purchased in advance online. Web: www.cleantechnologycouncil.org.

Simi Valley Quilt Guild

7 p.m. at Boys & Girls Club, 2850 Lemon Drive, Simi Valley. Program on how to show off your quilts. $5 guest fee. Contact: Sue Singer. Phone: 805.522. 2454. Web: www.simivalleyquiltguild.org.


Channel Islands Gulls

11 a.m. at Las Posas Country Club, 955 Fairway Drive, Camarillo. Bring a bottle of nice wine or wine accessories to sell at luncheon. Table centerpieces to be sold. Proceeds go to local charities. Cost: $30. RSVP required. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.

Simi Valley Art Association

6 p.m. at SVAA Gallery, Ste. 295, Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Bijian Fan gives demo on paper sculptures. Refreshments, raffle. Admission: $7 for nonmembers. Students under 18 admitted free with paying adult. Contact: Katy Kearny. Phone: 805.579. 9199.

Conejo Valley Bonsai Society

7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Bring trees for a workshop. Phone: 805.373.1330.


Wine And Moonlight

6 to 9 p.m. at Walnut Grove, 2270 Sunset Valley Road, Moorpark. Wine tasting, appetizers, music, silent auction, raffles. Proceeds benefit Moorpark children through Kiwanis Club of Moorpark’s programs. Admission: $45 in advance, $50 at door. Web: www.moorparkwine.com.


Saturdays In The Park

7 p.m. at Berniece Bennett Park, 31800 Village Center Drive, Westlake Village. The Police Experience, tribute to the Police, performs. Bring lawn chairs and picnics. Food for sale starting 6 p.m. Free admission. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: www.wlv.org/TGIF.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

7 to 8:30 p.m. at labyrinth at St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 2151 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme: “Awakening.” Finger labyrinths available. Free. Phone: 805.482.8831. Web: www.stcolumbaca.com.

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. Theme: Senior prom. The Unforgettables perform. Free dance lesson 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Admission: $8. Phone: 805.381.2744.


Father’s Day Car Show

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard. Open to all years, makes and models. Music, food and prizes. Milestone Car Society of California sponsors. Supports charities. Web: www.milestonecarsociety.com.

Live Bird Show

1 to 1:45 p.m. at Wild Birds Unlimited, 720 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Ojai Raptor Center introduces live hawks, owls and falcons. Free. Contact: Wild Birds Unlimited. Phone: 805.379.3901. Web: www.wbu.com/ thousandoaks.


Poker Run

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Simi Valley Harley- Davidson Dealership, 6190 Condor Drive, Moorpark. Poker run, food trucks, vendors. Music by 99 Mondays band. For all bikes. Part of proceeds benefit For The Troops. Simi Valley Harley Owners Group hosts. Entry: $20 in advance, $25 day of event. Web: Eventbrite.com.

Bonsai Exhibition

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, community room, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Display of small potted living trees. Demos, discussions with Conejo Valley Bonsai Society members. Free admission, parking. Contact: Marj Branson. Phone: 805. 373.1330. Email: president@cvbs-bonsai.org.

Poker Tournament And Las Vegas Night

6 p.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Doors open 5 p.m. Texas Hold‘em poker starts 6 p.m. Woodland Hills Rotary hosts. Proceeds support We Lift LA. Web: whrotarycelebritypoker.com.

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