2017-08-18 / Calendar


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

Walk With A Doc

7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at Triunfo Community Park, 950 Aranmoor Ave., Westlake Village. Meet at kids’ play structure. UCLA gynecologist gives brief talk on bladder and urinary tract issues. Easy walk follows. Cold drinks available. Wear light-colored clothes. For all ages and walking speeds. Strollers and dogs on leashes OK. Free. Preregistration requested. Web: http://walkwithadoc.org/ourlocation/westlake-village.ca/.

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. Meet 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 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 pre-sale, $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.

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. Phone: 805.495.2173. Web: www.crpd.org/mccrea.

SUN., AUG. 20

Calabasas Mommy Play Date

10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Little Gym, 1070 Country Club Drive, Simi Valley. For babies, toddlers, pre-K and older kids and their mothers. Free demo classes. Door prizes. RSVP requested. Web: Calabasas Mommy Facebook page.

Watch And Clock Association

Noon at campus student center, Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Road. Informal workshop at 11 a.m. Items for sale. Dave Coatsworth gives talk on collecting private-label watches. Admission: $3. Optional lunch: $5 more. Web: www.nawcc-ch190.com.

AAUW Simi Valley

1 to 3 p.m. at 195 Tierra Rejada Road, Simi Valley. Coffee, tea and come and see. RSVP requested. Contact: Judy. Phone: 805.527.6292.

Free Concert

2 to 3 p.m. at Camarillo Library, 4101 Las Posas Road. Vocalist Kimberly Ford and instrumental trio perform from the Joni Mitchell songbook. Friends of the Camarillo Library host. Phone: 805.388.5222.

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. 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.

Concert On The Bluffs

5 p.m. at Bluffs Park, 24250 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu. Musicians from L.A. Philharmonic, Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and Malibu Coast Chamber Orchestra perform. Guest artists are dancers from New York City Ballet. Family-friendly. Bring lawn seating and picnics. Food trucks on site. Proceeds go to city’s Arts in Education programs. General admission is $35. Students and seniors, $15. Children age 5 and under enter for free. Phone: 310.456.2489. Web: www.MalibuArtsandCulture.org.

Free Concert

5:30 p.m. at St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Bring picnic to eat on patio at 5:30. Concert in sanctuary at 7 p.m. Performers: Brett Hanley, piano; Gail Amendt, percussion; Lily and Loralee Brown, violin and cello; Marjo Gardner, flute. Freewill offering. Phone: 805.482.8831. Web: www.stcolumbaca.com.

Silents Under The Stars

7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Paramount Ranch, 2903 Cornell Road, Agoura Hills. Screening of“Irene,”about a feisty Irish girl in Philadelphia who clashes with her family and heads to New York City to seek fame and fortune. With live music accompaniment. Tickets: $6 general, $3 children under 12. Phone: 805.370.2301.

MON., AUG. 21

Conejo Valley Quilters

6:30 p.m. in Pederson Hall, Ascension Lutheran Church, 1600 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Sew-in for club’s biennial quilt show in September. Guest fee: $5. Web: http://conejovalleyquilters.com.

WED., AUG. 23

Social Dancing

10 to 11:30 a.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Music from 1930s to ‘60s. No partner or dancing skills needed. Free admission. 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 with hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, chips and watermelon. Entertainment is games. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910.5737.

SAT., AUG. 26

Plant Sale

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at United Church of Christ of Simi Valley, 370 Royal Ave. Also noon to 2 p.m. Sunday. Assorted succulents, geraniums, houseplants, fig trees and decorative pots for sale.

Master Gardener Talk

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

Archaeology Days

Noon to 4 p.m. at Oakbrook Park Chumash Indian Museum, 3290 Lang Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Kids learn and practice archaeological techniques. Dig for bones, weigh and measure artifacts, learn about Chumash culture. Free craft. Free program with museum admission: $5 adults, $3 kids and seniors. Phone: 805.492.8076. Email: education@chumashmuseum.org. Web: www.chumashmuseum.org.

Boots And Slippers Square Dance Club

7 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. 58th-anniversary luau plus dance. Pre-rounds at 7 p.m. Deborah Carroll-Jones calls rounds at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $8.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Musicians Dan Frechette and Laurel Thomsen; Nathan Rivera and Jessie Andra Smith perform. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Admission: $20 donation. Phone: 805.814.9366.

SUN., AUG. 27

End-Of-Summer Block Party

1 to 5 p.m. at 2220 Ventura Blvd., Old Town Camarillo. Vintage car show, live music. Free admission. Camarillo Old Town Association sponsors. Phone: 805.559.6286. Email: christina@camarillo-oldtown.com.

Summer Wine Down

4:30 to 8 p.m. at Westlake Yacht Club, 32123 Lindero Canyon Road, WLV. Wine tasting from local wineries, food samples, live music. Westlake Women’s Club sponsors. Funds go to local charities. For ages 21 and up. Tickets: $50 in advance, $65 at the door. Contact: Linda. Phone: 805.497.8206. Email: WWCeventinfo@gmail.com.

Summer Jazz Concert Series

5 to 6:30 p.m. at Gardens of the World, 2001 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. The Late Nite Big Band with Joe Gray and vocalists Bonnie Bowden and Bill Jones perform. Seating area in front of bandstand. Bring lawn seating and picnics. No smoking, glass containers, alcohol or pets. Free entry. Free street parking; paid parking in T.O. Civic Arts Plaza structure. Phone: 805.557.1135. Email: info@ gardensoftheworld.info.

Sunset Symphony

5 to 9 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. New West Symphony Studio Quintet performs movie, pop and jazz songs. Food trucks, cash bar. Bring picnic and lawn seating. Free admission. Phone: 805.389.8182.

WED., AUG. 30

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Rec and Park District Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Ensembles and solos bring guitar and sign up to play at 7 p.m. Guitarist Carlos Gonzales performs at 8 p.m. Cake served. No charge. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


Gardening Workshop

9:30 a.m. at Las Flores Community Garden, 1305 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. The workshop will focus on seed tape, seed bombs and seed exchange. Free and open to public.


Camarillo Chili Cook-Off And Music Festival

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. Event will feature championship chili, food, wine, craft beer, car display, kids’ activities, bounce house. Live music by In Stone Band, Caught Red Handed and Ventucky String Band. Tickets: $20 general, $60 VIP plus online service fee. Contact: Camarillo Chamber. Phone: 805.484.4383. Web: Camarillochili-Cook-Off.com.


Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. Melvin Seals and JGB (Jerry Garcia Band) are slated to perform. Bring lawn seating and picnics. Food for sale. Leave pets at home. Free admission. Off-site parking only; on-site parking for vehicles with handicap placards. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.


Ventura County Garden Club

1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 117 Seventh St., Santa Paula. Dave Nichols from the Green Thumb Nursery in Ventura gives a 60-minute talk about “water-wise vegetable gardening.” Contact: Jacqualin. Phone: 805.816. 6019.


Business-Professional Women Of Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. White House and Black Market display their fashions. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.

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