2017-08-10 / Calendar



‘Little Black Dress’

5 to 9 p.m. at Quail Ranch, Simi Valley (address given upon RSVP). Fashion show, dancing, silent auction, raffle. Soroptimist Simi Valley hosts. Fundraiser for educational grants and girls’mentoring program. Tickets: $75 includes dinner, wine and champagne. Web: http://soroptimistsv.org/littleblackdress.

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.

Chumash Indian Museum Speaker

7 p.m. at 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Timonty Henry, Ph.D., Cal State Fullerton, speaks on making a dictionary for the Ventureño

Chumash language, working with a fragmented language and designing a database for academic study. Admission: $5 adults, $3 children and seniors. Phone: 805.492.8076. Email: education@chumashmuseum.org. Web: www.chumashmuseum.org.

Westlake Village Toastmasters

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

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.

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

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.

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.


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.

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. 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

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 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. 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.

Summer Movie Night

8:15 to 10 p.m. at McCrea Ranch Visitor Center, Thousand Oaks. Gate opens 7:45 p.m. Outdoor screening of“Cattle Empire,” 1958 western drama starring Joel McCrea and Gloria Talbott. Cost: $10. RSVP required.

SUN., AUG. 20

Summer Jazz Concert Series

5 to 6:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Tribute to the Italian Gardens by singer Tony Galla. 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.

WED., AUG. 23

Social Dancing

10 to 11:30 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Dance to music from the 1930s to the 1960s. No partner or dancing skills needed. Admission is free. Phone: 805.381.2744.

FRI., AUG. 25

Bella Vita Italian American Club

5:30 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Picnic featuring hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, potato chips and watermelon. Entertainment is games. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910.5737.

SAT., AUG. 26

Master Gardener Talk

11 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Experts from the Ventura Master Gardeners will give a detailed program on “Attracting birds, bees and butterflies to your garden.” Reservations are requested. Phone: 805.381.2744.

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