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Fall Equinox Nature Hike on Pine Mountain on Sunday, September 30, 2018

Fall Equinox Nature Hike on Pine Mountain on Sunday, September 30, 2018

The Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer program will visit Reyes Peak on the scenic Pine Mountain ridge on Sunday, September 30, for the annual Fall Equinox Nature Hike. Attendees will experience some of the most spectacular scenery and natural habitat that Ventura County has to offer with Ojai native plant guide and Herb Walks founder […]

Ventura County Garden Club Meeting | September 5th

Ventura County Garden Club Meeting | September 5th

 The next Ventura County Garden Club regular meeting will be on Wednesday, September 5th (2018) at St. Paul’s Episcopal & Emmanuel Church, 117 N. 7th Street, in Santa Paula.  This is “Bring A Friend Day” and will begin at 1:00 p.m., followed with a presentation by Bob Susman from Matilija Nursery in Moorpark.  His topic […]

Keep Garden Hydrated During August Heat

Keep Garden Hydrated During August Heat

Oxnard, Calif.—On average, August is the hottest month of the year in most areas of California. It’s also when vegetable and flower plants are producing at their peak. Plan your watering schedule carefully so plants can still thrive no matter how hot the weather, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from […]

“Perseid Meteor Shower Family Star Party” – Saturday, August 11

“Perseid Meteor Shower Family Star Party” – Saturday, August 11

Sat. August 11, 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. “Perseid Meteor Shower Family Star Party” at the Moorpark College Observatory. A PowerPoint on Meteors starts the night then the fun begins. Bring a lawn chair if you have one and hopefully we’ll see some meteors. For ages 6 and up. Free admission and parking. 7075 Campus Rd. www.VCAS.org.  PSA for VCAS – Free Perseid […]

Kids Fishing Day at the Port Hueneme Pier – July 22nd!

Kids Fishing Day at the Port Hueneme Pier – July 22nd!

Hosted by Reel Guppy Outdoors and Reel Anglers Fishing Show     Jul 22 at 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM   Port Hueneme Fishing Pier Port Hueneme, California 93041   Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing – DONATE

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society presents 2018 Bee and Butterfly Day

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society presents  2018 Bee and Butterfly Day

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society will present an event to welcome butterflies and California native bees to our garden.  Come join us on Sunday, July 15 from 1 – 4 PM at the PVHS Botanical Garden, 720 North Las Posas Road, Camarillo, 93010.   Our first guest speaker is biologist Michael Glenn from the Ventura County Office of […]

Summer Medicinal Plant Workshop Featuring USC Pharmacy Professor James Adams, 7-14-18

Summer Medicinal Plant Workshop Featuring USC Pharmacy Professor James Adams, 7-14-18

Following another sold-out workshop in April, Professor James Adams of USC School of Pharmacy will return to Ojai on Saturday, July 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a Summer Medicinal Plant Workshop as the guest of Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer’s Herb Walks series. The workshop will be based on Dr. Adams’ ground-breaking pharmacological studies on local native plants as […]

Summer Solstice Nature Hike | Pine Mountain, Sunday 6-24-18

Summer Solstice Nature Hike | Pine Mountain, Sunday 6-24-18

The Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer program will make its way up the scenic Maricopa Highway to Pine Mountain on Sunday, June 24, for a Summer Solstice Nature Hike. Attendees will visit some of the most spectacular scenery and natural habitat that Ventura County has to offer with Ojai native plant guide and Herb Walks […]

Typical June Gloom Provides Ideal Conditions For Garden Growth

Typical June Gloom Provides Ideal Conditions For Garden Growth

Oxnard, Calif.—June usually means overcast mornings that transform into mild sunny afternoons making it an ideal month to spend time in the garden before summer heat takes hold says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities. Thin Out Fruit Trees: By June, trees […]

Arroyo Hondo Preserve Herb Walk and Native Plant Sale | Saturday 6-2-18

Arroyo Hondo Preserve Herb Walk and Native Plant Sale | Saturday 6-2-18

Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer is pleased to announce an herb walk and native plant sale at Arroyo Hondo Preserve on Saturday, June 2, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Considered by many to be the jewel of the Gaviota Coast, the preserve is managed by The Land Trust for Santa Barbara County and features a […]