2017-08-11 / Calendar


FRI., AUG. 11

Newcomers-Encore Club Of Conejo Valley

9:45 a.m. outside the food court, The Oaks mall, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Chat with members, learn about club activities, meet new people. Contact: Sharon. Phone: 805.529.9048.

Document Shredding Event

1 to 4 p.m. in back parking lot, Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce, 40 W. Cochran St. Cost: $5 per 12-by-15-inch bankers box. Paper shredded on site. Limit of five boxes. Contact: Chamber. Phone: 805.526. 3900.

Concert In The Courtyard

7 p.m. at Westlake Village Civic Center courtyard, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Vocalist Bonnie Bowden performs. Free admission. Food for sale beginning 6 p.m. Contact: City Hall. Phone: 818.706. 1613. Web: www.wlv.org.

Folk Dancing

7:15 to 10 p.m. weekly at Senior Center, 7326 Jordan Ave., Canoga Park. Learn two dances each week. No experience or partner necessary. First night free. Phone: 818.368.1957.

SAT., AUG. 12

Free Hike

8 to 10:30 a.m. Explore Lang Ranch Loop, 4.5-mile moderate hike with elevation gain of 750 feet. Meet at trailhead, 0.8 mile east on Lang Ranch Parkway off Westlake Boulevard. Call for driving directions. Contact: CRPD. Phone: 805.495.2163

Conejo Valley Writers

Noon to 2:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, Card Room, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown bag lunch at noon. Program at 12:30 p.m. Members read and critique writing. Table discussion on pacing, prose and page turners. Web: www.meetup.com/ ConejoValleyWriters.

Summer Art Party And Concert

5 to 10 p.m. in Westlake Village. Wine, live music. Connect with local artists. Benefit for the Love and Loss Project of Conejo Valley Hospice and Nebunele Theatre. Address provided with ticket purchase. Tickets: $25 to $85 plus online service fee. Web: www.nebunele.com.

Movies At The Adobe

6 p.m. at Reyes Adobe Historical Site, 30400 Rainbow Crest Drive, Agoura Hills. “The Graduate” (parental discretion advised) screens at dusk. Bring blankets, foam pads or pillows for outdoor ground seating. Low chairs permitted at back and sides. Picnics welcome; snacks and drinks for sale. No pets or barbecues. Free admission but preregistration is required. Phone: 818.597.7361. Web: www.91301.org.

Happy Squares Square Dance Club

8 to 10:30 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Rounds start 7:15 p.m. Pat Carnathan, caller. Admission: $8 donation. Phone: 805.522.1455. Web: www.happysquares.com.

SUN., AUG. 13

Simi Valley Jazz/Dance Club

1 to 4:30 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Open jam session from 1 to 3 p.m. Studio C Dance Band performs from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Admission: $10 for nonmembers. Phone: 805.915.7712.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura. Free concert. Phone: 805.517.1131. Web: www.oldcountry-grassband.com.

Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. Green Today: a tribute to Green Day and Blink-180TRUE: a tribute to Blink-182 perform. Bring lawn seating and picnics. Leave pets at home. Free admission. Off-site parking only; on-site parking for vehicles with handicap placards. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.

Summer Jazz Concert Series

5 to 6:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Latin guitar group Incendio performs. Seating area in front of bandstand. Bring lawn seating and picnics. No smoking, glass containers, alcohol or pets. Free admission. No parking on site. Free street parking; paid parking in T.O. Civic Arts Plaza structure. Phone: 805.557.1135. Email: info@gardensoftheworld.info.

MON., AUG. 14

Camarillo Noontime Optimist Club

Noon to 1 p.m. at Money Pancho restaurant, 2661 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Darren Lee, president/CEO of St. John’s Hospitals, shares update on hospital expansion. Guests welcome. Contact: Ron Klemann. Phone: 805.484.1343. Web: www.camarillooptimistclub.org.

TUES., AUG. 15

Conejo Valley Genealogical Society

6 p.m. at Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Program on “discover your relatives” and huge used book sale. Phone: 805.390.6865.

WED., AUG. 16

Soroptimist International Of Oxnard

7:30 a.m. at Courtyard Marriott, 600 Esplanade Drive, Oxnard. Gwynneth Doyle with Legalshield and ID Shield speaks on identity protection. Guests are asked to RSVP. Email: ladyktw@yahoo.com. Web: http://oxnardsoroptimist.org.

Simi Democratic Club

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Town Center community room, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. Darren Kettle of Ventura County Transportation Commission discusses the gas tax. Contact: Camilla Gonzales. Phone: 805.914.9289.


Channel Islands Gulls

11 a.m. at Corinthian Yacht Club, 2600 S. Harbor Blvd., Oxnard. Social hour at 11 a.m., luncheon at noon. View and buy donated used jewelry. Silent auction, sale of table centerpieces. Proceeds benefit local charities. Lunch cost: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005.

Thousand Oaks Toastmasters At Lunch

Noon at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Oak Room, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Guests can listen to humorous speech contest for free. Contact: Richard Gaz. Phone: 805.498. 3393. Web: http://1934.toastmastersclubs.org.

‘Born Into This’ Screening

6:30 to 9 p.m. at Museum of Ventura County, 100 Main St., Ventura. Screening of documentary of 1960s poet Charles Bukowski. Ventura County poet laureate Phil Taggart reads from Bukowski’s writings. No-host bar open. Admission: free to museum members, $5 for nonmembers. Phone: 805.653.0323. Web: www.venturamuseum.org.

Conejo Valley Bonsai Society

7:30 p.m. at Westlake Village Community Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Workshop, club member swap meet. Phone: 805.373.1330.

Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club

7:30 p.m. in community room of East County Sheriff’s Station, 2101 E. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Skip Bolnick discusses the latest in antenna research and design, and how to get the most out of a current antenna system. Web: www.cvarc.org.

Toastmasters Club Rhetorical Link

7:30 to 8:45 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital, second floor conference room, 401 Rolling Oaks Drive. Public can sit in on humorous speech contest at no cost. Contact: Anna Gaz. Phone: 805.498. 3393. Web: http://6765.toastmastersclubs.org.

FRI., AUG. 18

Ventura County Astronomical Society

7:15 to 9 p.m. at Moorpark College Forum,7075 Campus Road. Trina Ray of JPL discusses the Cassini spacecraft and its exploration of Saturn for 20 years. For ages 6 and up. Free parking and admission. Web: www.vcas.org.

SAT., AUG. 19

Wings Over Camarillo Air Show

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at Camarillo Airport. Veterans’ events. Military aircraft, antique cars and motorcycles on display. Airplane rides. Food vendors. WWII reenactment camp, Kiddy Korner, STEM Pavilion with science activities. Aerobatic plane performances. Net profits go to nonprofits that promote youths in science and aviation. General admission: $12 to $17 in advance, $15 to $20 at door. Ages 12 and under free. VIP Chalet: $110 to $120 adult, $80 kids age 6 to 12 with paid adult. Fees for garage parking and seating upgrades. Web: www.wingsovercamarillo.com.

The Joy Of Hiking

9 to 10:30 a.m. Meets at parking lot, Oakbrook Regional Park at Chumash Center, 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Easy, shaded 1-mile round-trip hike for ages 10 and up. Katya Volpi gives informative presentation. No dogs allowed. Wear proper footwear, hat and sunglasses. Bring sunscreen and water in reusable container. Contact: Katya Volpi. Phone: 805.732. 2619. Email: katncaboodle12@gmail.

Democratic Women’s Council Of Conejo Valley

9:30 a.m. at Boccaccio’s Restaurant, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, Ste. 104, Westlake Village. Panel discussion with Calabasas Mayor Mary Sue Mauer, Agoura Hills City Councilmember Illece Buckley Weber and Westlake Village City Councilmember Kelly Honig. Champagne brunch: $25. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.498.7262. Web: www.dwccv.org.

Blowout Book Sale

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Simi Valley Public Library, community room, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road. Fill a bag of books for $3 or a box for $5. All proceeds benefit the library. Paid members enter at 9 a.m.; memberships sold at door.

Harmony And Ice Cream Concert

1 to 3 p.m. at Center for Spiritual Living, 340 Mobil Ave., Camarillo. Channelaire Chorus presents an a cappella concert. Italian ice served. Phone: 805.484.1137.

Chowder Tasting And Competition

2 to 6 p.m. at Channel Islands Maritime Museum, 3900 Bluefin Circle, Oxnard. Tickets include free chowder samples, wine tasting and desserts. Guests vote for People’s Choice award. Proceeds benefit museum programs. Tickets: $23 presale, $30 at door. Web: www.cimmvc.org.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

7 to 8:30 p.m. at labyrinth behind St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme: “Fire Within.” Finger labyrinths available. Free. Phone: 805.582.8832. Web: www.stcolumbaca.com.

Movies In The Park

7:15 p.m. at Arroyo Vista Community Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark. Pre-show activities include bounce houses, photo booth, superhero martial arts training with safety tips, special appearance by Batman. “The Lego Batman Movie” screens at 8:15 p.m. Free snacks. Kettle corn and sodas for sale. Free admission. Contact: Arroyo Vista park. Phone: 805.517.6300.

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. Free dance lesson from 6:30 to 7:20 p.m. Theme:“Hawaiian.”Denis Lapron and the Time Machine band performs. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Admission: $8.

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