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Thu-Sun, Sep 12-15: Simi Valley Days Parade – Rides – Games – Live Music – Beer – Wine – Food – Family – Community. Thursday 5-10PM; Friday 5-11PM; Saturday NOON-11PM; Sunday NOON-10PM at the Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley, just north of the 118 freeway between Erringer Rd and 1st Street. Info: click here

Fri, Sep 13: Guns N Roses & The Cult Tribute Night Come turn up with "Lose Your Illusion" and "Sonic Temple." #GNRDiscoveryVTA #TheCultdiscoveryVTA $10 cover. Doors @ 6pm, show @ 8pm at Discovery Ventura, 1888 E. Thompson Blvd. Ventura. Info: 805-856-2695

Sat, Sep 14: Fairy Tales in the Park fea. The Snow Queen: A Frozen Adventure Free, live theatrical performance geared towards children ages 3 to 10. Bring water, juice, snacks, picnics, blankets, and low-slung chairs. Please leave doggies at home (not that we don't love them). Performance runs approximately 45 minutes. 11:30am show in Camarillo at Valle Lindo Park, 889 Aileen St. 4pm show in Ventura at Barranca Vista Park, 7050 Ralston (Johnson & Ralston). Info: click here

Sat, Sep 14: "Coppers and Choppers" presented by the Ventura County Sheriff's Foundation... a free family event featuring deputies, K-9 units and up close viewing of squad cars, helicopters, search and rescue vehicles and more. 11am to 3pm at the Ventura County Sheriff's Dept Air Unit, 375 Durley Ave, Ste A, Camarillo. Info: click here

Sat, Sep 14: Ventura County Astronomical Society Presents Full Moon Star Party Learn how to take a picture through a telescope of Earth’s Little Sister using your phone. Telescopes will be set up on other objects too Free admission and parking [a $2 donation is suggested] Family-friendly event for ages 6 and up. 8:00 to 10:00 pm at the Charles Temple Observatory, Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark. Info: www.vcas.org   

Sun, Sep 15: Fireball Tim’s Wheels and Waves Vintage and Exotic Car Meet-up Auto enthusiasts will show their collections and the entire community can join in to experience eye-catching automotive inspiration. Families, kids, and guests of all ages are invited to enjoy vintage, exotic, and rare cars of all types. Photo opportunities are welcome and all events are free and open to the public. This event was created by accomplished car designer, award-winning filmmaker, and automotive T.V. host, Fireball Tim. A legend in the car design industry and in Hollywood, Fireball’s designed vehicles for over 400 A-list projects and major motion pictures. The event is 7-9am at Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Rd., Malibu. Info: fireballtim.com

Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibit Experience an immersive 7,000 - 9,000-square-foot traveling exhibition that explores the bond between humans and dogs—one of the most successful interspecies partnerships of all time. Divided into four sections and a demonstration space, this exhibition reveals where dogs came from, how dogs experience the world, what makes our bond so special, and how to care for dogs. Immersive experiences invite guests to see, hear, smell, and think like a dog! With support from the California Science Center’s contacts and program handbook, host museums can schedule demonstrations by trained professionals and their amazing canines. Guests will have opportunities to see real dogs, pretend to be dogs, and share their favorite dog photos and videos in the exhibit. General admission is free, tickets to the Dogs! exhibit are: $9.95/Adults; $7.95/Children; $8.95/Students; $8.95/Seniors. 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the California Science Center, 700 Exposition Park Dr. Runs through Jan 6, 2020. Info: click here

The Ultimate Escape Rooms are a fun, physical, adventurous way to challenge your mind. Each room has a different theme. There are up to ten people in each room depending on which room you book; when the door locks you have 60 minutes to solve a series of puzzles using the elements of the room. Can U Escape? Reservations recommended; gift certificates available. Sun-Thur 11am-9:45pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm Ventura Harbor Village, 1591 Spinnaker Drive #117 C, in Ventura. Info:​​ 805-256-6600 or click here

Free Career Workshops For Job Seekers  Presented throughout August by the America’s Job Center of California in Oxnard with support from the Workforce Development Board, EDD Workforce Services and the Human Services Agency of Ventura County. Career Shop topics include resume writing and job interview techniques. For more job search opportunities, go to https://www.caljobs.ca.gov. Career Shops are offered at no cost to job seekers. Space is limited. Prior registration is required. Call the America’s Job Center of California at 805-204-5171 or go to its website to enroll.

Sat, Sep 21: Quilt Rooms and Gardens Tour presented by Conejo Valley Quilters  Six locations provide an exclusive glimpse of the studios and gardens of quilt lovers and fabric artists. View quilt and design spaces, beautiful gardens and patios, and dozens of stunning quilts. Visit our boutique for browsing and complimentary refreshments. Many items are sure to please as gifts for the holiday season. Tickets are $25.00. 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at various sites; Boutique is at Ascension Lutheran Church, Pederson Hall, 1600 E. Hillcrest Dr., Thousand Oaks, CA. Info/Tix: click here

Sun, Sep 22: Malibu Cars and Coffee Southern California's top car enthusiasts enjoy the beautiful drive down the coast to meet and enjoy a cup of coffee. See some of the world's finest automobiles at an unbeatable location with gorgeous views of Malibu's coastline. Cars will arrive and be available for viewing from 7-9 am at Malibu Bluffs Park, 24250 Pacific Coast Highway (note: Inclement weather can cancel event). Info: click here This is a recurring event on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month, with additional upcoming dates.

Sun, Sep 22: Sinaloa Middle School MATTRESS FUNDRAISER Time to get a new mattress and improve your sleep? Get a great deal and help support the school music program! All sizes available, 25+ styles on display, brand-new with warranty, delivery available, all forms of payment accepted, financing available! Get free sheets with any mattress purchase when you use referral code "BLAZE." ONE DAY ONLY, 10am-5pm at Sinaloa Middle School, MPR Room, 601 Royal Ave, Simi Valley. Info: click here

Tue, Sep 24: The Old Country Grass Band Amazing performers who put on a really remarkable and educational show. Their goal is to provide an opportunity for the public to listen and learn about a time-honored genre. Some of the band members have been playing together for as long as 20 years, with ages ranging from those in their 50s to those in their 90s. The group has more than 100 members, with musicians who play a wide variety of instruments, including the fiddle, mandolin, banjo, upright bass, and more. 6:30 p.m. at the Blanchard Community Library, 119 N. 8th Street, Santa Paula. Info: 805-525-3615

Sat, Sep 28: Port of Hueneme Banana Festival It's time to go bananas--at the 8th Annual Port of Hueneme Banana Festival! Festivalgoers will enjoy a variety of delicious banana treats such as banana empanadas, banana splits, banana funnel cakes, banana lumpia, banana cream pie melts, banana Italian ice, banana popcorn, banana cupcakes and chocolate covered bananas. Specialty drinks include banana slushies, milkshakes and strawberry-banana margaritas. Each food vendor will offer at least one unique banana dish. The festival also features live bands, arts and crafts vendors, banana pie eating contests and kids’ crafts and activities. Free land and water tours of the Port are available that highlight its 82 years as Ventura County’s only deep-water working port. Sign up for tours onsite. Tours are first come first serve. Free admission with free parking at beach lot locations.  10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Port of Hueneme, with the entrance at the corner of Surfside Drive and Market Street. For festival information including a full list of banana food and beverages, call 805-535-4060 or visit www.BananaPortFest.com

Fri-Sun, Oct 4-6: The Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show Serving up extraordinary arts & crafts, entertainment, and fun, this is the largest and most prestigious indoor showcase on the west coast. With more than 24,000 original works from hundreds of exhibitors nationwide, live entertainment, a Kidszone, specialty foods, strolling performers, demonstrations, contests, and more, it’s an awesome experience best shared with friends and family. There is always something new to discover and enjoy with such a colossal collection of artistry all under one roof. Community outreach programs also fundraise for local non-profits. Tickets range from $4 to $9, and kids 12 and under are free. Entrance for groups of 10 or more is only $5. Hours are Friday 10am to 5pm; Saturday 10am to 6pm; and Sunday 10am to 5pm at Seaside Park, Ventura County Fairgrounds; 10 West Harbor Blvd, Ventura. Info: click here

Sat, Oct 5: $5 a Bag Used Book Sale presented by The Moorpark Friends of the Library  A huge selection of children’s and fiction hardcover and paperback in all genres will be available.  Members of the Moorpark Friends of the Library and teachers get a reduced rate of $4 a Bag.  After Saturday, the Sale will continue on the front porch of the Moorpark Library during regular business hours.  All proceeds from the Sale benefit the Moorpark City Library reading and other community programs. 9 AM to 2 PM at the Moorpark Country Days festival on High Street in old town Moorpark. Info: 818-429-5946 or email

Oct 5, 2019 – Apr 12, 2020
EGYPT'S LOST CITIES EXHIBIT
Time may have eroded the memory of a civilization but not the mystery of what was. Long ago, two bustling cities in ancient Egypt were known throughout the world as cultural centers of power, of wealth, of trade, and novel artistry. One day as the Mediterranean sun beat down on the bay of Aboukir, the cities slipped into the sea without a whisper of wind, buried for centuries. Who wouldn’t dream of unearthing lost antiquities from a forgotten civilization, sunken into obscurity? Determined to recover the cities that vanished, Franck Goddio, a mathematician by trade and underwater archeologist at heart, delivered the discovery of a millennium for he located not a shipwreck but an entire civilization. Experience this story in Egypt’s Lost Cities at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum. Open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. seven days a week (closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day) at The Reagan Library & Museum, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Info/Tix: click here

Sun, Oct 6: The Old Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music Association Free performance on the first Sunday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Poinsettia Pavilion in Ventura.

Sun, Oct 6: Free Concert in the Park fea Yachtley Crew  Enjoy an evening of live music, food, and plenty of dancing. Admission is free, be sure to invite your friends. The fun begins at 3:00 p.m. at Arroyo Vista Community Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Rd, Moorpark. Info: click here

Sat, Oct 19: 8th Annual Emblem Club Holiday Boutique Get an early start on your Holiday shopping (featuring 30+ vendors). 9am-3pm Ventura Elks Lodge, 2126 Knoll Drive VTA. For additional information or vendor information, please contact Sharon: 805-570-8673

Sun, Oct 20: 7th Annual Clean Comedy Night presented by The Moorpark Friends of the Library A special evening of absolutely clean comedy to benefit the Moorpark City Library.  You're going to love the extraordinary comedy of three award-winning pros delivering their best routines! Tickets are $20 at the door, or $18 in advance at the Moorpark Library or at online.  Social hour begins at 6:30 PM with the comedy beginning at 7:30 PM at the High Street Arts Center in old town Moorpark. Info: 818-429-5946 or email

Wed, Oct 30: Free Pumpkin Carving At Conejo YMCA’s Halloween Fun Night Kids can get a head start on Halloween celebrations with pumpkin carving, games and arts and crafts. Admission is free and the community is invited. Kids are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes. The YMCA will provide free pumpkins while supplies last, carving templates and tools. Families can also bring their own special pumpkin for carving. Healthy snacks will be served throughout the evening. 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at The Conejo Valley YMCA, 4031 N. Moorpark Rd., Thousand Oaks. Info: 805-523-7613

Sun, Nov 3: The Old Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music Association Free performance on the first Sunday of each month from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Poinsettia Pavilion in Ventura.

Sat, Nov 9: Ventura County Farm Day – “Family-Friendly Weekend of Farms & Food” Free farm tours throughout Ventura County at over 20 Ventura County farms, ranches, nurseries and other agricultural operations, from organic to conventional, row crops to orchards. Visitors will experience a day of agricultural activities and meet the farmers who grow the food they eat. Farm Day is free to attend. Tour hours are from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Farm Day visitors can go online to select three or four agricultural operations (some require reservations) and then drive themselves to each location. Every stop is unique, but all farms feature a number of activities such as educational tours and free produce sampling. Ventura County Farm Day is organized by the nonprofit Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG). SEEAG’s mission is to help children understand the farm origins of their food through classroom agricultural and nutrition education and free farm field trips. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at various farms around the county, use info link or call for complete list. Info: 805-901-0213 or venturacountyfarmday.com

Ongoing: Sat: The Camarillo Hospice Certified Farmers Market 8am until noon in the parking lot of the County of Ventura Senior Nutrition Center, at 2220 Ventura Blvd., on the south side of the Boulevard, between Elm Drive and Fir Street. Info: 389-6870 or visit the site .

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