2007-06-01 / Bulletin Board
Global Folk Dances West Valley Folk Dancers hosts international folk dances, 7:15 to 10 p.m., Canoga Park Senior Center, 7326 Jordan Ave. Colombian couple dance, "Cumbia Selena," taught; Romanian line dance, "Hora Spoitorilor," reviewed. Soft shoes recommended. $4. (818) 591-9078.
Night Of Jazz City of Westlake Village kicks off fourth annual TGIF Westlake Village with Jazz Night, 6:30 p.m., WLV Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Food served 6 p.m. Bands from Lindero Canyon Middle School, Agoura High School. Oaks Christian chorus sings. Free admission, $5 Mexican dinner. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, picnic baskets. (805) 706-1613, www.wlv.org.
Student Film Fest Third annual Calabasas High School Student Film Festival, 7 p.m., school theater, 22855 W. Mulholland Hwy. Screening 12 awardwinning films, meet filmmakers. $5 students, $7 public.
Fun And Games Camarillo Heights Elementary School Parent Teacher Committee hosts family carnival, 2 to 7 p.m., 35 Catalina Drive. Carnival-like games, train rides, fake tattoos, hair painting, traditional cake walk, barbecue burgers and hot dogs, silent auction, karaoke, fire and police departments present. (805) 482-9838.
Chamber Breakfast Thousand Oaks-Westlake Village Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts Networking Breakfast of Champions, 7 to 9 a.m., Los Robles Greens Banquet Center, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Registration begins 6:45 a.m., Early Bird Drawing 7 a.m. Marketing expert Greg Spaulding, Spaulding & Associates, discusses how to create a distinguished brand. $27 at door. www.towlvchamber.org.
SAT., JUNE 2
Bodie House Show Concerts at the Bodie House presents Rosalie Sorrels, 8 p.m. $15 donation, all proceeds to musician. Free dessert/appetizer bar. Agoura Hills location given upon RSVP. (818) 621-8309, BodieHouse@ aol.com. WWW.BodieHouse.com.
Age Of Aquarius Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center opens "Hair: The American Tribal Love Rock Musical," 3050 Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. Through July 8. 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. $20 adults, $16 seniors, students. Mature audiences only. (805) 583-7900.
Ace Skateboarders Conejo Recreation and Park District presents skateboard contest, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park. Age divisions 10 through 18 and up. Best trick competitions. Free hot dogs, giveaways, prizes, music, activities. Free admission. $7 to compete. Register in person at Borchard Community Center. Rick Tanaka, (805) 381-2791.
AAUW Turns 40 American Association of University Women Simi Valley branch celebrates 40th anniversary, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Witman Hall, United Methodist Church, 2394 Erringer Road, Simi Valley. $20 for catered luncheon. RSVP Ruth Dempsey, (805) 527-2501.
Clean Up Trails California State Parks, National Park Service co-host National Trails Day, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Circle X Ranch in Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, north of Malibu. Take PCH north on Yerba Buena Road 7.25 miles to registration area. Volunteers to rehabilitate trails. For adults, children age 10 and above. Bring water, lunch, sunscreen, insect repellent. Wear sturdy shoes, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, hat, gloves. Tools provided. Parental consent required for youth under 18. No experience necessary. (805) 370-2301, (805) 370-2317.
Hear Bradbury Speech West Valley Branch of California Writers Club meets 1 to 2 p.m., Katzenberg Room, Motion Picture and Television Home, 22388 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills. Program: DVD of Ray Bradbury's February speech to CWC screened. Copies of film available for $25. Visitors welcome. $5 donation. (818) 883-9685, www.cwcWestValley.org.
SUN., JUNE 3
School Carnival Red Oak Elementary School hosts annual carnival, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., on campus, 4857 Rockfield St., Oak Park. Water slide, bouncer, music, raffle, games, prizes, food. Free admission. Cost for games, attractions, food. (818) 707-7972.
Free Concert Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra plays concert, 3 p.m., Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Call for free tickets, (805) 844-8917.
MON., JUNE 4
Radio Host Speaks Friends of Woodland Hills Library hosts Doug McIntyre, KABC radio host, 6:45 p.m., upstairs meeting room, 22200 Ventura Blvd. Installation of officers after talk Free. (818) 226-0017.
TUES., JUNE 5
Charter Boat Fishing Ventura County Sportsfishing Club meets 6:30 p.m., DuPar's restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. Guest speaker: Capt. John Fuqua, veteran skipper of ocean fishing charter boat Sea Jay. Topic: how to fish on local charter boats. Adults interested in ocean fishing welcome. Bill Berger, (818) 889-1370, www.vcsc.info.
Sip Wine And Bid Calabasas Chamber of Commerce presents 12th annual Calabasas Wine Tasting & Silent Auction, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Calabasas Country Club, 4515 Park Entrada. Complementary wine glass, treasure chest, surprise gift box, wines from around world. RSVP (818) 222-5680.
Scholarship Reception Agoura/Oak Park/Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts inaugural Patricia Soteras Scholarship fund reception, 4 to 6 p.m., Sagebrush Cantina, 23527 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. L.A. City Councilmember Dennis Zine is master of ceremonies. Scholarships given to local high school seniors. RSVP Chamber, (818) 889-3150.
Acoustic Club Acoustic Music Club meets, 6:30 to 10 p.m., Camarillo Round Table Pizza, 880 Arneill Road. Participate in song circles or just visit. T.J. Zeiler, (805) 482-0029.
WED., JUNE 6
Join Toastmasters New Toastmasters Club hosts inaugural meeting, 6:45 p.m., Moorpark Boys & Girls Club, 200 Casey Road. Practice public speaking skills. Free, all welcome. Linda, (805) 501-5229, dancingangel42@ sbcglobal.net.
RSVP For Fortnightlys Reservations due by noon for Moorpark Women's Fortnightly Club luncheon, annual awards ceremony, 10 a.m. Fri., June 8, Holy Cross Catholic Church, 13955 Peach Hill Road, Moorpark. Topic: Jamestown settlement. RSVP Tami Gresiak, (805) 529-5439.
THURS., JUNE 7
Year-End Performance Newbury Park High School Choral Music Department hosts annual year-end concert, 7 p.m. today and tomorrow, campus Performing Arts Center, 456 Reino Road. Classic, contemporary music, choral work, solos. $7 donation, open to public. Proceeds benefit music department activities. John Meler (805) 383-7215.
Time To RSVP Reservations due for Thousand Oaks Women's Connection luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wed., June 18, Naylor's Banquet Center, Thousand Oaks Inn, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Program: Fashion on Parade from Coldwater Creek, presented by Carolyn Mullaney. Speaker: Lisa Patterson, mother of seven boys, tells how life can go from pieces to purpose. Sharonmarie Fisher provides music. RSVP Joanne, (805) 498-1824; Charlene, (805) 526-9820.
News About The News Democratic Club of Camarillo meets 7 p.m., UFCW Hall, 816 Camarillo Springs Road. Guest speaker: Richard Larsen, deputy opinion page editor, Ventura County Star. Topic: "Journalism: An Obituary?" Public invited. Free. Joan or Bob Rust, (805) 484-6601.
Table Builders Conejo Valley Woodworkers' Association meets 7 p.m., Redwood Middle School, 233 W. Gainsborough Road, Thousand Oaks. Program: How to design, build router tables. Visitors welcome. (818) 707-2772, www.cvwa.org.
Oak Park High Choir Oak Park High School Choir Spring Concert, 7 to 9 p.m., OPHS Pavilion, 899 N. Kanan Road. Students perform wide variety of choral works. $7 students, $10 adults.
FRI., JUNE 8
Prom For 'Seniors' Simi Valley Council on Aging hosts "Senior Prom" dance, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Doors open, dance lessons 7 p.m. Rhythm Kings play music. Refreshments, door prizes. $6. (805) 583-6041.
SAT., JUNE 9
Pioneer Life Pioneer Jamboree, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stagecoach Inn Museum Complex, 51 S. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Gold panning, oldfashioned crafts, pioneer games, butter churning, storytelling, music, antique engines. Food for sale. (805) 498-9441.
Rummage Sale Oak Park MOMS Club hosts annual garage sale, 8 a.m. to noon, 6809 Eaglehaven Lane, Oak Park. Gently used items, baby and children's clothing, toys, books, furniture, adult clothing, maternity clothing, books. Proceeds benefit The Talbert Foundation. (818) 7340800, info@oakparkmoms club.com.
Picnic In Park Conejo Valley Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution hosts 19th annual Fourth of July Picnic in June, Conejo Creek Park. For time, info, call Barbara Hougardy, (818) 8898039.
Potters Guild Ventura Potters Guild presents 50th anniversary annual show and sale, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., today and tomorrow, Libbey Park, Ojai. Free admission. More than 40 ceramic artists showcase work. (818) 889-1856.
SUN., JUNE 10
Classic Coupes Conejo Valley Rotary Club presents Conejo Valley Car Classic, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center, Californian Lutheran University, 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. More than 200 American, foreign cars. Entertainment by Coveralls, dog show, food and car specialty vendors, raffle, exhibits. $10 adults, $5 children under 18, seniors over 65. Family pass $20. Proceeds to benefit local charities. Vern Miller, (805) 492-5779, www.conejoclassic.com.
Chili And Cars Combo Knights of Columbus Simi Valley Council No. 5803 presents 20th annual Chili Cook-Off & Car Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., behind St. Rose of Lima Church, 1305 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Chili cooking starts noon, judging 4 p.m. Car/motorcycle awards given about 2:30 p.m. Family activities, live music, entertainment, arts and crafts vendors, food for sale. Admission $5 adults, $3 ages 6 to 12, seniors, disabled. Chili taste tickets 50 cents each. Event proceeds to K of C charities. (805) 526-7960, (805) 581-0444.
Tea Dance Thousand Oaks Dance Club hosts tea dance, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 2 p.m. Music by The Unforgettables 18-piece band. Singles, couples welcome. Light refreshments. $7. (805) 381-2744.
MON., JUNE 11
Orchid Culture Conejo Orchid Society meets 7 p.m., Westlake Village City Hall, 23300 Oak Crest Drive. Culture session, orchid raffle, refreshments. Talk by Lauris Rose, orchid expert from Cal Orchid in Santa Barbara. Free. Janna, (805) 2782205; Marian, (818) 889-1895.
Hospital Fundraiser Simi Valley Hospital Volunteer Guild hosts annual Bake, Book and Bling-Bling Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and tomorrow, Citrus/Peppertree rooms, Simi Valley Hospital. Secondhand books and jewelry, baked homemade treats for sale. Proceeds to purchase patient care, educational equipment for hospital. (805) 955-6952.
TUES., JUNE 12
Get Published Ventura County Writers's Club meets 7 p.m., Borders Books, 125 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. Speaker: author Robert Weibezahl, "What you need to know to give yourself the best shot at getting published." Free, public invited. (805) 375-3188, www.venturacountywritersclub.com.
Writers Welcome Camarillo All-Genre Writers' Group meets 1 to 4 p.m. at member's home. Visitors invited. (805) 482-4176.
Globe Trotter Irma Kackert gives presentation "Whizzing Around the World with Irma," 12:30 p.m., Goebel Senior Adult Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Topic: RV trip through New Zealand. (805) 381-2744.
WED., JUNE 13
Health Insurance Talk Democratic Club of Conejo Valley meets Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Business meeting 6:30 p.m., program 7 p.m. Emily Gold, field director for Sen. Sheila Kuehl, discusses single payer health initiative. Penny Stowger, director Ventura County One Care Now, announces June 30 action event in Thousand Oaks. Free, public invited. Jay Kabitz, (818) 889-1039. J_Kabitz@yahoo.com.
Let's Go Fishing Conejo Valley Fly Fishers meets 7 p.m., Orchid Room, Best WesternThousand Oaks Inn, 75 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Guest speaker: Chris King discusses fishing Lower Sac, Trinity rivers. (805) 498-2944, www.cvff.org.
Talent Show Ojai Concert Series presents Ojai Talent Night, 7 to 10 p.m., Ojai Valley Woman's Club, 441 E. Ojai Ave. Local singer/songwriters perform. $12 in advance, $14 at door. Children 14 and under half price. Scott Smith, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org.
THURS., JUNE 14
Soroptimists Soroptimists meet 6:30 p.m., Maverick's Restaurant and Bar, 5225 Cochran St., Simi Valley. Sandy Schultz, Soroptimist International board member, presents program on international service project, Project Independence, and her experiences in Rwanda. $12 includes dinner, beverage, tax, tip. RSVP Sarah, (805) 522-1419, (805) 522-7139.
FRI., JUNE 15
'Moon Over Broadway' Moorpark College annual musical revue, "Moon Over Broadway," opens, Performing Arts Center, 7075 Campus Road. Runs Saturday, Sunday. (805) 378-1485.
SAT., JUNE 16
Summer Reading Moorpark City Library hosts kick off for youth summer reading club, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at library, 699 Moorpark Ave. (805) 517-6370, www.moorparklibrary.org.
Dem Women Brunch Democratic Women's Council of Conejo Valley hosts brunch, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Boccaccio's Ristorante, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Speaker Dr. Rochelle Sechooler, "The psychology of political persuasion." $25. RSVP (805) 497-1003.
Juneteenth Event Bethel AME Church of Oxnard, Black American Political Association of California, Ventura County Chapter, present 17th annual Juneteenth, "A Celebration of Freedom," 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Oxnard Performing Arts Center Park, 800 Hobson Way. Food, family fun, guest speakers, dance contest, hula hoop contest, live entertainment, arts and crafts sales, clowns, morning bikeathon, Jolly Jump, free community health fair. Free admission. Bruce Steward (805) 983-4979, Donald Montgomery (805) 488-8290.
Camarillo Newcomers Reservation due for Camarillo Newcomers Club luncheon meeting Thurs., June 21, Sterling Hills Golf Club, 901 Sterling Hills Drive, Camarillo. Social time/ meeting 11 a.m. Lunch served at noon. Officer installation, presentation of check to Camarillo Library. $14 members, $16 guests. RSVP (805) 4823290. Club information (805) 386-4079.
TUES., JUNE 19
Family Tree Conejo Valley Genealogical Society meets 6:45 to 8:45 p.m., Grant Brimhall/Thousand Oaks Library, 1401 E. Janss Road. Speaker: author, talk show guest Colleen Fitzpatrick, PhD, "A Different Kind of DNA Talk." Describes using DNA to place family in historical context. Refreshments served. Free, guests welcome. Daryl Reynolds, (805) 497-0302.