2017-03-31 / Calendar



Spring Used Book Sale

6 to 8:30 p.m. at Newbury Park Library, 2331 Borchard Road. Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library members-only sale from 3 to 5 p.m. today. Public sale continues from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Thousands of books available. Proceeds benefit T.O. Library. Contact: Geri Trail. Phone: 805.480. 9737.

Bella Vita Italian American Club

6 p.m. at St. Jude Catholic Church hall, 32032 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. Barbecue dinner. Sheriff's deputy speaks about scams. Guest cost: $17. RSVP required. Contact: Kathi. Phone: 805.910. 5737.

Ghost of Perry Mason Tour And Talk

7 to 9 p.m. at Bank of Books, 748 E. Main St., Ventura. A look at the places in the city that Erle Stanley Gardner used in his mystery books. Phone: 805.200.8658.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Snowapple with Janni Littlepage performs. Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Donation: $20.


The Joy Of Hiking

9 to 10:30 a.m. at Oakbrook Regional Park at Chumash Center, 3290 Long Ranch Pkwy., Thousand Oaks. Meet at parking lot. Katya Volpi leads easy one-mile hike. For ages 10 and up. Wear proper shoes, hat, sunglasses and sunscreen. Bring water. No charge. Contact: Katya Volpi. Phone: 805.732. 2619. Email: katncaboodle12@gmail.com.

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.

Round-Up: Rock, Country Music Extravaganza

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Two stages of country and classic and southern rock bands. Food and craft vendors, line dancing, adult beverages, kids' games, classic car show. Kiwanis Club of Simi Valley hosts; proceeds go to charities. Bring own low-back chair; no pets. Tickets: $25 for adults, free for kids age 12 and under. VIP Experience includes lunch, two adult beverages, shaded seating near stage and swag bag. VIP tickets: $90 adults, $45 for kids 12 and under. Phone: 805.807.5100. Web: www.roundupsimi.com.

The Blue And The Gray

10 a.m. today and Sunday at Hitch Ranch (accessible from post office, 100 W. High St.), Moorpark. Rotary Club of Moorpark hosts annual Civil War reenactment. Battles at noon, 3 and 5:15 p.m. Saturday and noon and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Army camps, food and gift vendors. Admission: $20 adults, $15 schoolchildren. Kids ages 5 and under free. $2 discount for tickets purchased online. Web: www.moorparkrotary.com.

Scandinavian Festival

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at Cal Lutheran University, 60 Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks. Scandinavian music, dancing, food, crafts, games, Viking village, storytellers, demos, vendors, puppet shows, genealogy booth and activities for all ages. Single-day admission: $10 adults, $5 teens and free for children. Two-day pass: $15 for adults, $7 teens. Free parking. Email: scanfest17@gmail.com. Web: scandinaviancenter.org.

Spring Spectacular

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Sunday at America's Teaching Zoo, Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Road. Fundraiser for zoo. Animal shows, kid-friendly games, food, behind-the-scenes VIP tours of zoo operations. Admission: $10 for adults, $7 for kids and senior citizens, $5 for zoo members. Phone: 805.378.1441. Web: www.moorparkcollege.edu/zoo.

Kiwanis Car Show

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Hosted by Kiwanis of Santa Susana and held in conjunction with Round- Up Country Music Extravaganza. Car registration: $30, includes one ticket to Round-Up. Contact: Gary. Phone: 805.660.7446. Web: kiwanisofsantasusana.com.

Apple Tree Workshop

10:30 a.m. at Las Flores Community Garden pergola, 1305 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Phil Hof of Orchard Adopt a Tree Program gives a program on planting and caring for apple trees in T.O. Free.

Brandon's Buddies

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Brandon's Village universal playground, 25801 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Calabasas. Integrated play for children of all abilities, crafts, face painting, entertainment and treats. Kids may bring a sack lunch. No charge. RSVP required. Contact: Dina Kaplan. Phone: 818. 222.8118. Email: specialkidslaw@gmail.com.

LadyBoss Spring Boutique

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Ranch House near Camarillo United Methodist Church, 260 Mission Drive. Over 50 vendors sell a wide variety of items. Portion of proceeds goes to Casa Pacifica.


Oak Park Music Fest

Noon to 4 p.m. at Medea Creek Middle School,1002 Doubletree Road, Oak Park. Oak Park school music programs present concert bands, award-winning soloists, jazz bands and choirs. Food trucks, vendor booths and silent auction. Admission: $5. Web: oakparkmusic.org.

Jewish Genealogical Society

1 to 4 p.m. at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Screening of "Persona Non Grata," documentary about Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat who saved 6,000 Jews during WW II. Free to attend. Contact: Jan Meisels Allen. Phone: 818.889.6616. Email: information@jgscv.org.

Old-Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music

2 to 4 p.m. at Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura. Free concert by Old Grass Band. Phone: 805.517.1131.


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.

Conejo Cactus And Succulent Society

7 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Peter Walkowiak gives talk on landscaping with succulents. New guests and members receive free plant. Email: ConejoCSS@hotmail.com.

Ventura County Philatelic Society

7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Church of the Foothills, 6279 Foothill Road, Ventura. Stamp trading and socializing. Phone: 805.320.1601. Email: vcpsforyou@lycos.com.


Ventura County Sportfishing Club

6:30 p.m. at Brendan's Irish Pub, 495 N. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Speaker is Rose Flowers of Cedros Fishing Adventures and owner of Fisherman's Processing in San Diego. Contact: Bill Berger. Phone: 818.889. 1370.

Trees: A Gardener's Legacy

6:30 to 8:15 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Rec and Park District Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Class on the importance of trees for beauty, cleaner air and water savings. Cost: $5. Phone: 805.482.1996. Web: www.pvrpd.org.

Conejo Ventura Mac User Group

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Camarillo Health Care District, Dos Caminos Plaza, 3629 E. Las Posas Road, Ste. 190, Camarillo. Contact: Susan Herrera. Phone: 805. 504.3610.


Conejo Valley Guild Of Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation

10:30 a.m. at Westlake Village Inn, 31943 Agoura Road. Cancer survivor Jillian Morris-Jenkins tells her story. Admission: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Linda Pomerantz. Phone: 818.225.1610. Email: linpom@aol.com.

Ventura County Garden Club

11 a.m. at Greenwood DayLily Gardens, Balcom Canyon and Bradley roads, Somis. Attendees bring a lunch; club provides beverages. There will be a lecture and an opportunity to visit Greenwood retail store. Cost: $5.50 for table setup. Contact: Marlene Wait. Phone: 805. 386.4224. Email: wmewait@aol.com.

Simi Valley Woman's Club

11 a.m. at Moose Lodge, 4860 Alamo St., Simi Valley. Araksi Kirakosyan, care specialist with Alzheimer's Association, presents "Ten signs to know" about normal aging and early detection of dementia. Luncheon served. RSVP requested. Contact: Julie. Phone: 805.498.7859.

'Les Miserables'

6:30 p.m. today and Thursday at Moorpark High School performing arts center, 4500 Tierra Rejada Road. Also 7 p.m. April 7 and 8. Tonight only, children under 12 admitted free with parent. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 students and seniors age 65 and up.


Marines/FMF Corpsmen

6 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 1571 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. The Ronald Reagan Marine Corps League Det. 597 meets for dinner. Event is for all Marines/ corpsmen. Contact: Ken Honaker. Phone: 805. 416.4063. Email: JrViceMCL597@gmail.com. Web: www.MCL597.org.

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.

Business/Professional Women Of Conejo Valley

7 p.m. at Camboni Restaurant, 75 W. Thousand Oaks Blvd., T.O. Don Krowel shows his video “Dark Skies,” which addresses light pollution. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818. 889.4953.


Newcomers-Encore Club

9:45 a.m. at The Oaks mall, outside food court, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Chat with members, learn about activities including April fashion show. Contact: Bonnie. Phone: 805.374.2815.


Free Hike

8 to 10:30 a.m. at Wildwood Park, Thousand Oaks. Meet at trailhead at end of Avenida de Los Arboles. Park in Arboles lot. Moderate five-mile loop with elevation gain of 750 feet. Hike Moonridge Trail, Stagecoach Buffs, Lizard Rock, Paradise Falls and Indian Creek Trial. For hikers over 10 years old. Conejo Rec and Park sponsors.

Camarillo Relay For Life

9 a.m. today through 9 a.m. Sunday at Camarillo Premium Outlets, 740 E. Ventura Blvd. Fundraiser for American Cancer Society. Teams walk laps in shifts around track for 24 hours. Web: www.RelayForLife.org/ CamarilloCA.

Guided Labyrinth Walk

9:30 to 11 a.m. at labyrinth behind St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, 1251 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Theme of the guided walk is “silence of the tomb.” There is no charge to attend. Phone: 805.482.8831. Email: office. manager@stcolumbaca.com. Web: www.stcolumbaca.com.

Breakfast With The Bunny

10 a.m. to noon at Reyes Adobe Historical Site, 30400 Rainbow Crest Drive, Agoura Hills. Children can enjoy springtime crafts, egg hunts, games and a light breakfast as well as photo opportunities with the bunny. Admission: $2, free for kids age 2 and under. Contact: Agoura Hills Rec and Event Center. Phone: 818.597.7361. Web: www.agourahillsrec.org.

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