2017-05-19 / Calendar


FRI., MAY 19

Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Women

11:30 a.m. at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E. Los Angeles Ave. Guest speakers: Matt Valenzuela is director of Museum of Military History in Simi Valley Town Center. Buzz Patterson was the military aide carrying the nuclear codes for President Bill Clinton. Luncheon: $20 members, $25 guests. Phone: 805.630.7676. Email: charnchrg25@icloud.com. Web: simivalleymoorparkrepublicanwomen.

Document Shred Event

1 to 4 p.m. in back parking lot, Simi Valley Chamber of Commerce, 40 W. Cochran St. $5 per 12-by-15-inch box. Papers shredded on site. Limit of five boxes. Call for large quantities. Contact: Brad Ford. Phone: 805.341. 7908.

Ventura County Astronomical Society

7:15 p.m. at Moorpark College Forum, 7075 Campus Road. Hal Jandorf discusses the great American solar eclipse in August and shows images of other eclipses. Free admission. Web: vcas.org.

Camarillo Cafe

8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St. Doors open 7:30 p.m. Tom Corbett Trio plays (change of performers). Smoke- and alcohol-free venue. Tickets: $20 at door.

SAT., MAY 20

Santa Susana Railroad Swap Meet

7 to 10 a.m. at Santa Susana Park Pavilion,

6503 Katherine Road, Simi Valley. Vendors sell model RR scenery and equipment, books, photos, magazines and collectibles. $2 admission, kids under 12 enter free. Email: events@santasusannadepot.org. Web: santasusannadepot.org/ swapmeet.htm.

Ventura County Master Gardeners

8:30 a.m. to noon at Hansen Agricultural Center, 14292 W. Telegraph Road, Santa Paula. Enter on Briggs Road. Program on using water efficiently and irrigation basics. Wear closed-toe shoes. Bring sunscreen and water. Cost: $20 includes class, handouts, hands-on demonstration and continental breakfast. RSVP required. Contact: Leah Haynes. Email: ljhaynes @ucanr.edu. Web: ucanr.edu/sites/ VCMG.

E-waste Recycling Day

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Simi Valley Unified School District parking lot, 875 Cochran St. Computers, laptops, monitors, TVs, scanners, cellphones, printers, fax, answering machines and keyboards accepted. SVUSD fundraiser. Web: www.svef.org.

E-waste Recycling Event

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at United Church of Christ, 370 Royal Ave., Simi Valley. Cellphones, monitors, TV screens, laptops and tablets accepted. Phone: 818.363.7927.

Bird Museum Spring Open House

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 439 Calle San Pablo, Camarillo. Hands-on egg blowing, net building, live birds, art exhibit, raffles, gift items for sale. See website for schedule. Admission: $5 individual, $10 family, free for members. Phone: 805.388.9944. Web: www.wfvz.org.

Simi Valley AAUW

10 a.m. at member's home. Spring brunch. Scholarship winners and TechTrek STEM campers introduced. Guests welcome. Call for location. Contact: Yolanda. Phone: 805.582. 1286.

Battle Of The Food Trucks

10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Adolfo Camarillo High School football stadium, 4660 Mission Oaks Blvd., Camarillo. VIP ticket holders can vote for favorite food truck. Bands perform on mobile stage. Children's area, photo booth, school club booths, raffles, cannedfood drive. T-shirts for sale. General admission: $8 in advance, $15 at the door. Advance VIP tickets with early admission, free drink: $12. Free raffle ticket with donation of a can of food. Web: ACHSmusic.com/food-truckfestival.

Turtle And Tortoise Show

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Woodland Hills Christian Church, 5920 Shoup Ave. Live turtles and tortoises, information on pet care, Ask the Vet booth, adoptions, raffles, silent auction. Benefits California Turtle and Tortoise Club for rehabilitating sick and injured animals. Tickets: $2 and $3. Contact: K aren Berry. Email: theFlyingTurtle1953@yahoo.com. Web: www.tortoise.org/valley.

Conejo Valley Writers

Noon to 2:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, Foothill Lupin Room, 1385 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Optional BYO brown bag lunch at noon. Program at 12:30 p.m. Karen Gorback leads "Writing dazzling dialogue" hands-on workshop. Web: www.meetup.com/ ConejoValleyWriters.

'Noah's Ark'

2 and 7 p.m. at Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. T.O. Blvd. Pacific Festival Ballet presents the Bible story in dance, aerial arts and original score. For families. $30. Web: www.noahsarkballet.com.

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. Western theme. Ed LaFata Trio plays. Free dance lesson 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Male dance hosts, refreshments, door prizes. Admission: $8. Phone (evening): 805.381.2744.

SUN., MAY 21

Mustangs And Ford Car Show

8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Warner Center Park, 5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Woodland Hills. Trophies for over 82 classes. Raffle, drawing, Horseshoes for Cancer, ven- dors. Car entry: $40 day of show. Pony Corral: $20, no trophies. Contact: Debbie Anderson. Phone: 661.295.5255. Email: debrastarr@att.net. Web: www.mustangownersofca.org.

Valley Asian Cultural Festival

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Tarzana Cultural Center, 19130 Ventura Blvd. Displays, Asian food, dance, music, entertainment, arts and crafts, celebrities. Web: valleyasianfestival.com.

Rebozo Festival

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Camarillo Ranch, 201 Camarillo Ranch Road. Mexican brunch, mariachi music, fashion show, silent and live auctions, tiendita and cantina. Fundraiser for local nonprofit charitable groups. Tickets: $50. Web: www.rebozofestival.org.

Watch And Clock Association

Noon at student center, Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Road, Ventura. Informal workshop on clocks or watches at 11 a.m. Items for sale. Noel Poirier of the National Watch and Clock Museum in Pennsylvania gives the program. Admission: $3. Optional lunch is $5 extra. Web: www.nawcc-ch190.com.

Living History Day

1 to 4 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum, 720 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. 25 activities in old-time life. Kids can grind wheat, make tortillas and butter, pan for gold, use a washboard, make a toy or doll. No charge. Phone: 805.482.3660. Web: www.pvhsonline.org.

Boots And Slippers Square Dance Club

2 p.m. at Simi Valley Senior Center, 3900 Avenida Simi. Guide Dogs of America benefit dance. Rounds start 2 p.m., squares at 2:30 p.m. All proceeds go to GDA. Admission: $10 includes hot dogs and dessert. Phone: 805.583.5900.


'The Taming Of The Shrew'

7:30 p.m. in DownStage theater, basement of the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 Los Angeles Ave. Runs May 24 and 25. Literature in Action troupe presents Shakespearian comedy. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors and students. RSVP recommended. Email: jgartdept@sbcglobal.net.

WED., MAY 24

Channel Islands Chapter Embroiderers' Guild

9:30 a.m. at Camarillo United Methodist Church, 291 Anacapa Drive. Starting part one of small colored rice stitch project. Beginners welcome. 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 by Newbury Park High School choral group. Luncheon cost: $21. RSVP requested. Open to all women. 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. Garden designer Lisa Burton discusses "The right plant in the right place." Contact: Diana. Phone: 805.241.7308. Web: organicgardenclubofventuracounty.org.

Finale Viva Las Vegas Concert

7 p.m. in Moorpark High School performing arts center, 4500 Tierra Rejada Road. School vocal arts program performs a variety of music and impersonations of Vegas superstars of past and present. Choral selections of hits from 1960s to today. Doo wop medley. Tickets: $8 adults, $6 seniors and students. Box office opens 30 minutes before curtain. Contact: Ray Hebel. Phone: 805.340. 7348.


Woodland Hills Woman's Club

11:30 a.m. at Woodland Hills Country Club. 21150 Dumetz Road. Arc Bell Ringers perform. Luncheon cost: $25. RSVP required. Contact: Jane Leisure. Phone: 818.225. 0843.

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