Enjoy a fun filled evening of friendship, laughter, food and games! BINGO PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN and opportunity drawing tickets will be sold for a chance to win a fabulous purse or basket. WHEN: February 24, 2017 WHERE : COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT (600 E. Esplanade Dr. Oxnard, CA 93036) *No Host Bar *Pasta Buffet $40 […]

Celebrate the Spring Equinox with Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer enjoying some botanizing, sightseeing, and nature exploration on the East Shore Trail at beautiful Lake Casitas from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 19. Hikers can expect to find edible and medicinal wild plants, see the waterbirds, and enjoy the scenery. The […]

The California Lutheran University Wind Ensemble will present its annual spring concert on Friday, March 10. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Samuelson Chapel and will feature a wide variety of fascinating and entertaining works. Modern pieces to be performed include “Tight Squeeze” by contemporary composer Alex Shapiro, who describes the work as […]

Thanks to ample winter rain, Santa Barbara’s San Antonio Creek is flowing again like days of old, surrounded by Miner’s Lettuce, Thistles, Mustard, Malva, and other edible greens. Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer, now in his 41st year of leading interpretive hikes, will host a 3-hour Herb Walk there on Saturday, March 11, from […]

Celebrate Woman’s Day on  March 11,2017 at the Oxnard Heritage Square from 10 am to 2 pm. Celebrate and embrace our local women! our She-Rose!. We will be once again in collaboration with various groups and organizations (Oxnard College, Lakeshore learning, ALMA, Sierra Club, Planned Parenthood , Costco, Avon, Harbor District, ACLU, Justice for All […]

The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library will hold their spring used book sale on Friday, March 31st and Saturday, April 1st at the Newbury Park library. Thousands of books will be available, most priced from $1-$2, with children’s books 50 cents. Book categories include fiction, nonfiction, children’s, rare/collectible, international language, crafting/DIY, holiday, manga, and […]

OXNARD FILM SOCIETY Upcoming Screening   IRAN 2016   Drama/Suspense  2hr 5min  Rated PG                     In Persian with English subtitles              MONDAY, April 17 @ 3:30pm and 6:30pm After their flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, Iran, must move into another […]

  3rd annual Ventura County Spring Fair. It’s a Country Fair with Springtime Flair at the Ventura County Fairgrounds! With Carnival Rides and Games, Entertainment, Arts and Crafts, Food and Shopping! Springtime Family fun in the sun includes Egg dying, an Easter Egg Hunt, a Petting Zoo and more! Bring your camera for free Photo […]

EARTH DAY HERB HIKE ON SUNDAY, APRIL 23 Celebrate Earth Day on an educational Herb Hike to Matilija Campground with Ojai native plant educator Lanny Kaufer on Sunday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. “This trail will take us into the Matilija Wilderness,” explained Kaufer, “one of my favorite locations in the Los Padres National Forest. The […]