2010-01-08

Boogie at cafe



The Camarillo Cafe, a coffeehouse-style concert series, will feature two singer-songwriters at 8 p.m. Fri., Jan. 15 at the Camarillo Community Center at Carmen Drive and Burnley Street. James Hurley has a third solo CD called “Tempest in a Teacup.” Fiddler Stephanie Bettman will play bluegrass, jazz and folk with her multi-instrumentalist partner Luke Halpin. An open mike will precede […]

Explore with Audubon Society



The Conejo Valley Audubon Society will sponsor these field trips. For more information, call the numbers listed. Beginner’s Bird Walk, Jan. 14. RSVP by calling Angie Kobabe at (818) 991-4055. Rain will cancel. Saticoy Ponds, Jan. 17. Meet at the Las Posas Park and Ride for 8 a.m. departure. Many species of ducks, hawks, sparrows and some shorebirds. Call Rich […]

Travel with library group



The Friends of the Camarillo Library will present a slide show about Canada’s Atlantic Coast: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island and another on Ireland at 1 p.m. Tues., Jan. 12 in the library’s community room, 4101 Las Posas Road. The Friends will sponsor a trip to the Atlantic Coast in August and a trip to Ireland in […]

RMHS golf tourney to benefit sports



Rio Mesa High School boys’ basketball and baseball teams will host a golf tournament at Spanish Hills Golf Course on Mon., Jan. 18 to raise money for the two sports programs. The tournament, a shotgun start, will begin at 10:30 a.m. Golfers will play the best ball in a scramble format. The $175 entry fee includes a round of golf, […]

Free health fair at YMCA



A free community health fair will take place from 10 a.m. to noon tomorrow, Jan. 9, at the Camarillo Family YMCA, 3111 Village at the Park Drive, Camarillo. The fair will feature information, demonstrations and giveaways from health and wellness organizations like the American Red Cross, CA HealthFirst Physicians, the American Heart Association and Mission Oaks Dental. The health fair […]

Datebook



FRI., JAN. 8 ‘Female Transport’ Gothic Productions drama opens at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 24. For adult audiences. $20 general admission, $15 students and seniors. Phone: 805.381.1246 Time: 8:00 p.m. Date: 1/8/2010 SAT., JAN. 9 TOHS Girls’ Soccer Rummage Sale 8 a.m. to 1 […]

High school sports offer the best game in town



There are few things in life better than a good seat at a major sporting event. Whether the seat is courtside, right behind home plate or on the 50-yard line, fans appreciate being in the middle of the action. But ticket holders at professional games know those seats don’t come cheaply. A courtside seat to the Lakers? Forget it. You’d […]

The Movie Nut



“The Young Victoria” Rated: PG As historical period pieces go, it may lack the perverse tension of “The Madness of King George” or the swashbuckling panache of Cate Blanchett’s “Elizabeth,” but for the most part, “The Young Victoria” builds its own solid foundation on the credible, albeit abridged, cinematic romance of England’s longest-reigning matriarch. Queen Victoria has hardly found the […]

GOP women to meet



The Camarillo Republican Women Federated Club will have its monthly luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Mon., Jan. 25 at Sterling Hills Golf Club, 901 Sterling Hills Drive, Camarillo. Dawn Wetzel, CFRW president of the Southern Division, retired, will speak on “The Importance of the Women’s Vote with a Historic Perspective.” The public is invited. Dinner is $20, and attendees may […]

Artist to give demo



The Camarillo Art Center will host its first demonstration of the year with a presentation by German-born artist Karin Geiger at 7 p.m. Wed., Jan. 20 at the center, 3150 E. Ponderosa Drive, across the street from the old library.   After the demonstration, a piece of work by the artist will be raffled off and refreshments will be served. Geiger is an […]