2017-06-23 / Calendar



Poker Run

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Simi Valley Harley- Davidson Dealership, 6190 Condor Drive, Moorpark. Poker run, food trucks, vendors. Music by 99 Mondays band. For all bikes. Part of proceeds benefit For The Troops. Simi Valley Harley Owners Group hosts. Entry: $20 in advance, $25 day of event. Web: Eventbrite.com.

Bonsai Exhibition

9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Hillcrest Center for the Arts community room, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Display of small potted living trees. Demonstrations and discussions with members of Conejo Valley Bonsai Society. Free admission and parking. Contact: Marj Branson. Phone: 805.373.1330. Email: president@ cvbs-bonsai.org.

Safety Fair

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Park, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. For all ages. Emergency preparedness booths. Info on earthquake, flood and fire safety. Bike helmets. Display of law enforcement and fire vehicles. Kid Prints, K-9s. Free admission.

‘Simi Valley: Our Journey Through Time’

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Strathearn Historical Park, 137 Strathearn Place (behind Target store), Simi Valley. Living history performances, square dancing, tractor and antique car display, Simi Settlers Radio Club, exhibit of vintage city photos. Kids’ activities and oldtime games. Vaquero dressage, 1860s clothing demo, horseshoeing. Historical buildings open for self-guided tours. Food for sale. Tea Parlor Porch. Gift shop and vendors. Admission: $5 adults, $3 ages 5 to 12, free for active military and dependents with ID. Phone: 805.526.6453.

Vintage Trailer Show

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Murphy Auto Museum, 2230 Statham Blvd., Oxnard. Over 40 vintage campers and trailers from 1930s to 1970s on display. Nostalgic camp and adventure gear. Food for sale. Admission: $10 adults. Kids under 12 with adult and active military with ID enter free. Free parking. Phone: 805.487.4333. Web: www.murphyautomuseum.org.

Field Day Emergency Community Exercise

11 a.m. at Maple Elementary School, 3501 Kimber Drive, Newbury Park. Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club hosts. Public can learn the relevance of amateur radio to community. Boy Scouts can meet on-air requirement for Radio merit badge. Free. Web: www.cvarc.org.

Amateur Radio Field Day

11 a.m. today through 11 a.m. Sunday, Reagan Library grounds, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Learn about amateur radio. Watch ham operators operate under simulated emergency conditions. Radio event is free; admission fee to see museum exhibits. Contact: Stuart Sheldon. Phone: 805. 409.4145. Email: stu@ag6ag.org.

Feathers, Flippers And Fur Family Picnic

11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Malibu Bluffs Park. Gourmet vegetarian cuisine. Wildlife rescue and care demos. Magician, storytelling, kids’crafts. Music by Jordan Hook. Silent auction. Monarch Butterfly Project demo. Bean-bag-toss tourney. Fundraiser for Calif. Wildlife Center. Tickets: $75 adults, $25 ages 3 to 18. Kids age 2 and under are free. Web: cawildlife.org.

Poker Tournament And Las Vegas Night

6 p.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club, 21150 Dumetz Road. Doors open 5 p.m. Texas Hold‘em poker starts 6 p.m. Woodland Hills Rotary hosts. Proceeds support We Lift LA. Web: whrotarycelebritypoker.com.

Buckles And Bows Square Dance Club

7 to 10 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Rounds at 7 p.m., plus dancing starts 7:30 p.m. Charlie Robertson, caller. Admission: $7. Contact: Bill and Nancy. Phone: 805.497.8398.

Summer Movie Series

8:15 to 10 p.m. at McCrea Ranch, Thousand Oaks. Outdoor screening of 1955 western drama “Stranger on Horseback”starring Joel McCrea. Gate opens 7:45 p.m. Registration: $10. RSVP required. Phone: 805.495.2163. Web: www.crpd.org/mccrea.


Topanga Vintage Market

8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pierce College, enter at Victory Boulevard at Mason Avenue, Woodland Hills. 180 vintage vendors, artisans, music and food trucks. Leave pets at home. Admission: $3, kids under age 12 are free. Free parking. Phone: 310.422.1844. Web: www.topangavintagemarket.com.

Ricky Burrus Veterans Memorial Ride

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Poker run starts at Conejo Creek Park North, 1379 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Ends at Westlake Brewing Company, 31111 Via Colinas, Westlake Village, for lunch, a raffle, auction, vendors and live music. Event is for all ages and types of motorcycles, cars, scooters and big wheels. Proceeds from the Memorial Ride go to local veterans projects through the Rolling Thunder CA-1. Web: rollingthunderca1.com.

Conejo Food And Wine Fest

1:30 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Paschal Baylon School grounds, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Samples and tastes from 30 restaurants, wineries and breweries. Live music. Proceeds go to FOOD Share and Many Mansions. Tickets: General admission $55 plus online service fee. VIP $105 plus fee. Web: www.conejofoodandwine.com.

Westlake Yacht Club Open House

2 to 5 p.m. at 32123 W. Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Wine and cheese, live music, dancing, boat rides around the lake. Phone: 818.889.4820.


Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers’ Guild

9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Kits and supplies for sale at low prices. First two meetings are free to attend. Phone: 805.484.9183. Web: http:// psrega.org.

Thousand Oaks Woman’s Club

10:30 a.m. at Los Robles Greens, Sunset Ballroom, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Entertainment is harpist Deborah La Marchina. Open to all local women. Luncheon cost: $21. RSVP requested. Contact: Kitty Sciacia. Phone: 805. 484.7741.

Organic Garden Club Of Ventura County

6 to 8 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Michael Wittman from Blue Sky Biochar discusses sustainable soil and biochar. Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.

Ventura County Classical Guitar Society

7 to 9 p.m. at Senior Center, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Local ensembles and solos sign up to play at 7 p.m. Folias Duo, guitar and flute, perform at 8 p.m. Free admission; donations accepted for performers. Phone: 805.640.7147. Web: www.vccgs.com.


‘Hijinks On The High Seas’

1:30 to 3:30 p.m. today and 7 p.m. Friday at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Simi Valley Senior Center Performing Arts Group stages an original musical comedy. Free admission and refreshments. Seating for the production is first come, first served. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. Phone: 805.583.6363.


Freedom For All Vegan Barbecue

2 to 10 p.m. at Have a Heart Ranch, 6350 Chesebro Road, Agoura Hills. Food vendors, wine and beer garden, live music, raffles, silent auction, bounce house, lawn games, outdoor film screening, photo booth, animal adoptions, s’mores bar, free fruit buffet. All proceeds benefit animal rescue. Tickets: $10. Web: haveaheartranch.org/events.


Nature Hike

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Meet to carpool from Maricopa Plaza parking lot in Ojai. Hike on Potrero John Creek in Los Padres National Forest. 1.7-mile hike on mostly level trail. Lunch stop. Plant guide Lanny Kaufer identifies edible and medicinal plants. Cost: $25 adults, $20 seniors age 62 and up, $15 ages 13 to 18. Kids age 5 to 12 can go free, one per adult. Hikers under age 18 must have parent present. RSVP required. Phone: 805.646.6281. Web: www.HerbWalks.com.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Blvd., Ventura. Old Country Grass Band performs. No charge. Phone: 805.517.1131. Web: www.oldcountry-grassband.com.


Simi Valley Stamp And Coin Club

1 to 3 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Presentations, show and tell, and auctions. Contact: Steve Thomas. Phone: 818. 312.6898.

Country Kickoff Party

3 to 10 p.m. at Rancho Santa Susana Park, 5005 E. Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. Teen, folk and country bands perform. Beer and wine garden, food court, vendors. Admission: $5, free for children age 5 and under and active military personnel. Carnival rides: $3 to $4 each, $20 unlimited ride wristband. Rotary Club of Simi Valley hosts. Contact: Michele Neff Hernandez. Phone: 877.671.4071. Email: contact@starsandstripesfireworksfestival.org. Web: starsandstripesfireworksfestival.org.


Fireworks By The Sea

7 a.m. race check-in at Sunset Lane, Hollywood Beach, Oxnard. 10K and 5K races start 8 a.m. Race proceeds support Kiwanis Club and Buena High School athletics. Children’s parade at 10:30 a.m. starts at Albacore Way. Activities and food booths from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Marine Emporium Landing. Electric boat parade in harbor at 6 p.m. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Web: http://bit.ly/2fireworksbythesea.

Lakeside Fun Run

7:45 a.m. at Calabasas Lake, 23400 Park Sorrento. 4-mile run, 2-mile run, 2-mile family walk and quarter-mile run for ages 12 and under. Pet show at 11 a.m. and splash party from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Splash party is free admission. Race fees: $22 adults, $17 ages 13 and under. Email: dgonzales@cityofcalabasas.com. Web: www.calabasastsc.com.

Westlake Village Parade And Fireworks

9:45 a.m. parade starts from former WLV hospital site, 4415 Lakeview Canyon Road, ends at Berniece Bennett Park , 31800 Village Center Road. Inflatables, games, crafts, music, free popsicles and water, hot dogs for sale until noon. Independence Day activities, entertainment, alcohol for sale and food trucks start 6 p.m. at golf course driving range. Gates open 5 p.m. Do not bring alcohol. Fireworks at 9:10 p.m. Free admission. Phone: 818.706.1613. Web: www.wlv.org.

Stars And Stripes Fireworks Festival

Noon to 9:45 p.m. at Rancho Santa Susana Park, 5005 E. Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. Pie-eating contest. Latin, jazz, Dixieland and rock bands perform. Beer and wine garden, food court, vendor booths. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Rotary Club of Simi Valley hosts. Net proceeds support local nonprofits. Free admission. Carnival rides: $3 and $4 each, $20 for unlimited rides wristband. Contact: Michele Neff Hernandez. Phone: 877.671.4071. Email: contact@starsandstripesfireworksfestival.org. Web: starsandstripesfireworksfestival.org.

Ice Cream Social

1 to 4 p.m. at Stagecoach Inn Museum, 51 S. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Music, singalong, tours of museum, complimentary ice cream while supplies last. Free admission. Phone: 805.498.9441. We b : stagecoachinnmuseum.com.

Camarillo Fireworks And Fun Day

4 to 9:30 p.m. at Adolfo Camarillo High School, 4660 Mission Oaks Blvd. Live music, kids’ activities, food. Fireworks from 9 to 9:30 p.m. Bring food and lawn seating. Bleachers available for seating. Smoke-free event. No alcohol, marijuana, pets or personal fireworks. Inspection of all coolers. Tickets, cash only: $2. Kids age 5 and under enter free. Free parking and shuttle from 4 to 10 p.m. at Metrolink Station and lot behind Technicolor, 2333 Mission Oaks Blvd.

Summer Concert In The Park

5 to 7 p.m. at Conejo Community Center, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. The Walking Phoenixes perform Johnny Cash hits and country-style patriotic music. Bring picnics and lawn seating. $1 hot dogs and snow cones for sale. On-site parking for vehicles with handicap placards only. Seating is first come, first served. Free admission. Web: www.crpd.org/concerts.

Fireworks Spectacular

9 p.m. in Thousand Oaks. Best viewing from parking lots of The Oaks mall, Hillcrest Drive, and Janss Marketplace, Hillcrest at Moorpark Road. KNJR 107.9 radio simulcast and traffic updates from 7 to 9:45 p.m. Free. Phone: 805.495.6471.


T.O. Stamp Club

6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Contact: Rick McHenry. Phone: 805. 405.4566.

Camarillo Community Band

7 p.m. at Community Center Park, 1605 Burnley St., Camarillo. Band plays musical favorites. Robert Hackett conducts. Bring picnic dinner. Free. Contact: Dan Rhymes. Phone: 805.484. 8050. Email: camarillocommunityband@gmail.com. Web: www.camarillocommunityband.com.

Business And Professional Women

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Jackie Gilbe and Lanie Bradfield of Lancome at Nordstrom discuss “Staying beautiful.” Contact: Cherrl-Lou Jacobson. Phone: 805.584.1532.

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