2017-07-21 / Calendar



Reggae On The Mountain

10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Sunday at 1440 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. Performers include Sly and Robbie with Mykal Rose, Katchafire, Yellowman, Raging Fya and Eljai. Gourmet food for sale. Over 30 vendors. Fundraiser for Topanga Community Club. Tickets start at $50. Free parking and shuttle along Topanga Canyon Boulevard. Web: www.reggaeonthemountain.com.

Master Gardeners Talk

11 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Program on selection and care of garden tools. 20-minute optional garden tour follows the class. RSVP requested. Phone: 805.381.2744.

Boots And Slippers Dance Club

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Pre-round dancing at 7 p.m. Square dance with Jim Henderson at 7:30 p.m. Theme: Beach ball bingo dance. Admission: $8. Contact: Barry or Debra Kessler. Phone: 818.426.6415.

Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club

7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rounds start 7 p.m. Plus level dancing begins 7:30 p.m. Bob Jones, caller. Admission: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805. 497.8398.

'Billy Elliott'

8 p.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave. Runs weekends through Aug. 27; call for showtimes. Actors' Repertory Theatre of Simi present musical. Tickets: $25 for adults, $22 for seniors 60 and up and students, $19 for children 12 and under. Phone: 805.583.7900. Web: www.simi-arts.org.


Topanga Vintage Market

8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pierce College, Woodland Hills. Use Mason entrance, Victory Boulevard at Mason Avenue. Vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Do not bring pets. Admission: $3, free for kids under age 12. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: www.topangavintagemarket.com.

Community Shred Event

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks-Griffin Memorial Park, 5600 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Conejo Valley residents can bring up to four boxes of paper documents for shredding. Staples and paper clips okay. No binders, CDs, DVDs or media. Phone: 818.889.0902.

Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. The Neil Deal performs music of Buffalo Springfield, Neil Young and Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. 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.


Old-Time Rancho Days

9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Leonis Adobe, 23537 Calabasas Road, Calabasas. Kids' activities include feeding the ranch animals, tortilla pressing, laundry washing, and music. Learn about life on a 1800s ranch. Admission: $6 for ages 2 and up. Kids under 2 and museum members admitted free. Phone: 818.222.6511. Web: www.leonisadobemuseum.org.

Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County

6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Organic seed saver Laura Maher speaks on "Water harvesting: grey water and rainwater." Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308.


AAUW Simi Valley

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 5358 Seneca Place, Simi Valley. Coffee, tea and come and see. RSVP requested. Contact: Yolanda. Phone: 805.582. 1286.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and solos sign up to play at 7 p.m. Flamenco guitarist Benjamin Shearer performs with flamenco dancer La Nubia at 8 p.m. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


Bella Vita Italian-American Club

6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Gypsy Folk Ensemble western dancing. Early RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910.5737.


Coppers And Choppers

11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ventura County Sheriff's Office air unit hanger, 375 Durley Ave., Ste. A, Camarillo Airport. Hands-on display of K-9s, mounted patrol, search-and-rescue, Marine operations, bomb/arson unit, SWAT, squad cars and helicopters. For families. Free admission and lunch.

Oxnard Salsa Festival

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today and Sunday at Plaza Park, Fifth and B streets, downtown Oxnard. Three Latin bands perform both days. Salsa tasting, vendors, food, kids' play zone, salsa recipe contest, dance contest. Free admission and parking. Main stage seating is $5. No coolers or pets allowed. Phone: 805.535.4060. Web: www.oxnardsalsafestival.com.

Archaeology Days

Noon to 4 p.m. at Chumash Museum, 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Kids can be archaeologists for the day. Excavating area with hidden artifacts, measuring area, artifact table and a free craft. Admission free with museum fee of $5 for adults, $3 children and seniors. Phone: 805.492.8076. Email: education@chumashmuseum.org. Web: www.chumashmuseum.org.

Music In The Park

6:30 p.m. at 5600 Hollytree Drive, Oak Park. The Springsteen Experience: A Tribute to the Boss performs. Bring picnic basket or purchase food at the event. Free admission. Phone: 818.865.9305. Web: rsrpd.org.


American Handwriting Analysis Foundation

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at EP Foster Library, Topping Room, 651 E. Main St., Ventura. Sheila Lowe and Lena Rivkin lead discussion on what the handwriting of business leaders says about their leadership styles, and questioned-document examination (forgery). RSVP requested. Contact: Sheila Lowe. Phone: 805.658. 0109. Email: Sheila@sheilalowe.com.

A Taste Of Camarillo

1 to 4 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. Wine, craft beer and gourmet food festival. Music by band Caught Red Handed. Silent auction, boutiques. Proceeds go to local charities. At-gate admission: $95. VIP admission: $180 at gate if available. Discount tickets can be ordered online. Web: meadowlarkserviceleague.com/ events.

Public Concert

7 p.m. at Calvary Community Church, 5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village. Libera, an English boys choir, performs. Tickets: $15. Web: calvarycc.org.

WED., AUG. 2

Conejo Valley Guild UCLA Jonsson Cancer Ctr.

10:30 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Deborah Warshauer , acupuncturist, tells how a healthy lifestyle has kept her cancer-free for eight years. Luncheon cost: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Linda Pomerantz. Phone: 818.225.1610. Email: linpom@aol.com.


Fork It Over Fundraiser

6 to 9 p.m. at Palm Garden Hotel, 495 N. Ventu Park Road, Thousand Oaks. Chefs create Girl Scout-cookie-inspired appetizers and desserts. Spirits, wine, beer tasting. Benefits Girl Scout Leadership Experience. For ages 21 and up. Tickets: $50 per person, $75 per couple.. Phone: 805.232.3988. Web: www.forkitovergsccc.com.

SAT., AUG. 5

Thousand Oaks AAUW

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

Gardening Workshop

10 a.m. at Las Flores Community Garden, 1305 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Cooking class and recipe swap. No charge to attend.

Free Family Fun Day

1 to 5 p.m. in parking lot, First Baptist Church, 1601 Temple Ave., Camarillo. Open house/block party. Praise music, ministry, multicultural food, Jolly Jumps,financial classes, CRP training, blood drive, community garden tours and planting experience for kids. Raffle drawings every 30 minutes. Phone: 805.484.2879.

SUN., AUG. 6

Elks Car Show And Chili Cook-Off

8 a.m. at Elks Lodge, 1561 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. Breakfast buffet at 8 a.m. Vintage cars on display. Vote for favorite chili. Barbecue hamburgers, hot dogs and beverages for sale. Contact: Ted Poliskey. Phone: 805.304.0891.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Guests and members can sign up at president@JGSCV.org to briefly share a success, failure, brick wall or artifact. Guests attend free. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.7716.

Jazz Concert Series

5 to 6:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Jazz harpist Lori Andrews and keyboardist Gregg Karukas perform. Lawn seating available 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. 7

Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Steve Frieze, owner of Desert Creations, talks about his month-long journey to Brazil in "Brazil: where cactus and orchids coexist." Refreshments served. New guests receive a free plant. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.

WED., AUG. 9

Poetry At The Library

6 to 7:45 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Open mic poetry readings. Open to all. No charge.

Ventura County Camera Club

6:30 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura. Instructional workshop on image processing and showing/discussion of members' images. Phone: 805.908.5663. Web: www.VenturaCountyCameraClub.com.


Newcomers-Encore Club

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.

JNET Thousand Oaks

6:30 to 9 p.m. at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Networking for Jewish business owners, employers and employees. No charge to attend first two meetings. Contact: Steve Marche. Phone: 805. 374.6000. Email: ThousandOaks@JNETonline.org. Web: www.jnetonline.org.

Westlake Toastmasters

7 to 8:15 p.m. at Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, 600 Hampshire Road, room 202. Improve your speaking skills. RSVP requested. Contact: Anita. Phone: 805.657.0093. Web: 2549330.toastmastersclubs.org.

SAT., AUG. 12

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 in back and sides. Picnics welcome; snacks and drinks for sale. No pets or barbecues. Free admission but prior registration required. Phone: 818.597.7361. Web: www.91301.org.

SUN., AUG. 13

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Blvd., 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. Tribute bands salute Green Day and Blink-182. Bring lawn seating and picnics. Leave pets at home. Free admission. Off-site parking only, except vehicles with handicap placards. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.

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