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FINAL DAYS: Genghis Khan The Exhibition DISCOVER THE MAN BEHIND THE LEGEND!
What do pants, the pony express, cannons, paper money, skis, violins, bakhlava and “hooray!” have in common? Answer: Genghis Khan introduced them all to the West. Not Genghis the brutal barbarian of Western history books, but Genghis the great civilizer, law-maker, and democratizer, whose empire brought each of these innovations to the West. Exhibition ends August 19! At the Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. Info: click here

Fri, Aug 17: Food Truck Fridays Gourmet food trucks and live entertainment featuring over 20 food trucks such as Cousins Maine Lobster, The Underground Gourmet Food Truck, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Sweet Arleen's, Steamy Bun Truck, etc. 5-9pm every 3rd Friday of the month (including Sep 21, Oct 19) in the parking lot next to Trader Joe's along Mills Road at The Pacific View Mall, 3301-1 East Main Street, Ventura. Info: click here

Fri, Aug 17: Could Cosmic Rays Destroy the Earth? Could a sudden Burst of Cosmic Rays fry all life on earth? Dr Ralph Bird will discuss cosmic ray sources in our own galaxy and what science has learned from them. For Ages 6 and up a Must See! Admission and parking are FREE. Presented by the Ventura County Astronomical Society. 7:15-9pm at 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark College. Info:
www.vcas.org

Sat, Aug 18: Dona & Doña BBQ presented by The Pleasant Valley Historical Society The public is invited to celebrate with them at PVHS’s Santa Maria style BBQ catered by Bruce Jochums including drinks and dessert. This year’s honorees are: Patricia Craig, Patricia Distad, Connie Halper, Fred King, Dr. Robert Improta, Mark Malloy, Jan McDonald, Theresa Pellerino, Jim Pellerino, Joyce Resnik, Valerie Tackett, Dr. Renee Whitlock. Tickets are $75 for adults and $15 for children (under 13). 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Camarillo Community Center, 1605 Burnley Street, 93010. Info: 805-482-3660 or click here

Sat, Aug 18: Music in the Park Free Concert Series fea. The Long Run - Experience The Eagles Bring your picnic basket or purchase food at the events. Parking is free, but limited. Moon bounces will be set up for kids ages five and under and six to 12. 6:30pm at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Avenue, Simi Valley. Info: www.rsrpd.org or 805-584-4400

Sat-Sun Aug 18-19: Wings Over Camarillo Airshow / Car Show / Festival Enjoy thrilling aerial performances, military aircraft displays, classic cars, live entertainment all day and Saturday night, WWII Reenactor’s camp, food trucks, craft beer and more! As our community faced incredible challenges this last year, WOC will honor those who helped keep us safe with the theme for 2018, “A Special Tribute to Firefighters.” New airshow acts include the Vampire Jet – the world’s first single engine fighter jet. Fan favorites Vicky Benzing and John Collver and local favorites Judy Phelps, Tim Just and Sammy Mason will return to this year’s airshow lineup. For a complete list of all aerial performers, static displays, exhibitors and musical lineup, or to be a vendor or sponsor, visit the WOC website. Sat 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Sun 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Camarillo Airport. Info & Tickets: www.wingsovercamarillo.com

Sun, Aug 19: Charity Golf Tournament Golf, lunch, dinner, and refreshments on the course for $150 registration fee.  A $2000 Cash Drawing is also available at $10/ticket along with prizes and raffle items.  Non-golfers are welcome to enjoy our Wine Social from 4 PM to 5:30 PM for only $20.  All proceeds benefit local and other charities. Hosted by The Moorpark Knights of Columbus and the 9969 Foundation at the Moorpark Country Club. The 9969 Foundation is a 501 c 3 organization.  Info: 805-208-6012 or 805-231-1198

Now - Aug 19: "Fantastic Four" Multi-media Art Exhibit fea. works by award winning artists Judy Klement, Pamela Salem, Dean DeWinter, and Jean Myers. Works shown will include pastels, acrylic and oil paintings, watercolors, and mixed medium pieces. Hours are Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4 PM at 3150 Ponderosa Drive in Camarillo.  Receptions will be held on August 4 and August 11 from 1:30 to 3:30, giving the public an opportunity to meet the artists and enjoy light refreshments. Admission is free. Info: 805-445-7061 or click here

September: ROBOTICS & THINGS will be providing Boys & Girls in Grades K-8 our ROBOTICS Hands-on STEM After-School ENRICHMENT to Elementary & Middle Schools in the Conejo Valley, Moorpark, Oak Park, Las Virgenes, Los Angeles & Simi Valley Unified School Districts beginning September, 2018. For more info or to Schedule an Orientation, Presentation and/or Demonstration for your local school’s Principal, Educators, Staff, Administration, PTA, PTF or Enrichment Director: 805-660-1809 or click here to send an email

ROBOTICS Hands-on STEM CAMPS--CONCLUSION OF SUMMER SESSIONS The last 2 Sessions, Session #8 Aug 6-10; and Session #9 Aug 13-17 have been cancelled due to the early back-to-school scheduling. Refunds are available if you have already scheduled these weeks of our Program. Info: 805-660-1809 or click here

Aug (all month): Free Career Workshops For Job Seekers Presented throughout August by the America’s Job Center of California 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. Click here to see job search opportunities. 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 800-500-7705 or go to its website to enroll.

Tue, Aug 21: Will You Pass Your Next Driving Test? This presentation by Betty Berry of Senior Concerns will describe how to study for the written DMV test and give hints on how to handle a road test. The talk is to make older adults more comfortable in taking the DMV test.  A collection of sample questions will be provided to participants for practice. 1:30pm at The Active Adult Cente, 799 Moorpark Avenue in Moorpark. RSVP/Info: 805-517-6261

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

Sat, Aug 25: Free Adventure Guides Barbeque The afternoon will include obstacle courses, arts & crafts, music and games. YMCA staff and current program participants will be available to provide more information and answer questions. Adventure Guides is divided by grade level: preschool, kindergarten through third grade, and fourth grade through sixth grade. Groups of between 5 and 10 parent-child pairs meet regularly and take part in events. Parents can learn more about the Adventure Guides program and sign up their kids onsite at the event. The barbeque is  from 11:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Sumac Park (6000 Calmfield Ave.) in Agoura Hills. Info: 818-707-9622 or click here

Sat, Aug 25: "Abba Fab" Tribute to "Abba" Concert Event starts at 7pm, with food available for purchase from "Epic Tacos Food Truck," "Grilled Cheese Truck," and "Middle Feast Food Truck" at 6pm at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Info: click here

Sat, Aug 25: Ticket to Ride (Beatles Tribute) Free summer concert at the Simi Civic Center Plaza from 6-9pm. Located on Tapo Canyon Road between the 118 Freeway and Alamo Street. Info: click here

Sat, Aug 25: The Quitters And Rebecca Troon  at the Camarillo Cafe Concert Series  Smoke and alcohol-free venue. $20 Suggested donation. 8:00 p.m. (doors open 7:30) at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. Info: 805-814-9366 or camarillocafe.com

Now - Aug 26: “Nautica, All Things Sea” Art Show Presented by The Channel Islands Maritime Museum (CIMM), honoring all forms of artistic expression and all materials – paper, wool, cotton, metal, wood, plastic etc. with a reference to the sea; next to it, on it, above it and in it. All mediums have been accepted and promise's to be unique and awe-inspiring.  The exhibit opens July 1st, 2018 and runs through August 26th, 2018. The public is invited to the reception, Friday, July 13th, 6-8PM at The Channel Islands Maritime Museum, 3900 Bluefin Cir, Oxnard. Info: 805-984-6260 or click here

Wed, Aug 29: Motown and Funk Celebration Join us as Pamela Vincent performs Motown Classics! The performance is free and will be held in the Active Adult Center Multi-purpose Room after lunch. For lunch reservations, call 517-6261 to reserve a seat. The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. The suggested lunch donation of $3.00 for those ages 60 and up; cost for those under age 60 is $6.50.  No recipient will be denied service because of their inability to donate the suggested amount, however we are grateful for any contribution you make. Lunch is at 11:45 a.m. (with the music performance following) at the Moorpark Active Adult Center, 799 Moorpark Avenue in Moorpark. Info: 805-517-6264

Thu, Aug 30: Food Truck Fest Ten food trucks plus beer and wine for sale. Free admission! April through October 2018. Additional upcoming dates (last Thu of each month): September 27 and October 25. 5-9pm at the Camarillo Ranch. Info: click here

Thu, Sep 6: Gourmet Food Truck Night fea. 8 to 12 of the hottest trucks in the southland. DJ entertainment, friends, and downtown restaurants and shops join in the party with late hours and specials. Plenty of free parking on street and in public lots. 5:30pm – 9:30pm at 519 Oxnard's Plaza Park, 519 South C Street. Info: click here

Ending Sep 7: POWER Art Exhibition This exhibition brings artists and visitors together with the goal to examine what is powerful today. Featured artists include: Michele Benzamin-Miki, Luciana Abait, Douglas Turner, ande David Weed. Suggested donation is $6. Tour the gallery Wednesdays - Saturdays, 12PM - 4PM at the California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks located at 1948 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Info: 805-405-5240 or www.cmato.org

Thu-Sun, Sep 13-16: Simi Valley Days Parade & Carnival This years carnival will be better then ever and includes a children's area for the little one's to enjoy. Each days music will be themed. Saturday night features great country music, our Pioneer Saloon, Cowboys to entertain you, carnival rides and games, good food and Merchant's to shop inside our cooling area. Admission each day will be $7 for ages 13-65, $5 ages 65+ and 5-12. Ages 4 and under are free. Ride wristbands available for $30 on Thurs/Fri and $35 on Sat/Sun. The music festival has a separate admission fee that includes admission to the carnival. Carnival Hours: Thu: 5pm - 10pm; Fri: 2pm - 10pm; Sat: Noon - 11pm; Sun: Noon - 9pm. Parade is Saturday from 8:30am to noon, for details click here. Location is at the Simi Valley Town Center, north of the 118 freeway between Erringer Road and First Street. Info: click here

Sat, Sep 15: “A Faery Hunt—Magic in Sherwood Forest” Join the Faery Folk in Sherwood Forest on a fun gentle quest in Fairyland! (See where they filmed the classic film Robin Hood.) During this fun interactive performance you actually become part of the story. While moving through the forest, we’ll meet faeries and funny creatures, maybe even Faery Royalty! The magical Sherwood Forest is filled with beautiful fairies, music, laughs and fun. A perfect show for the young and the young at heart! Many children come in costume. Cost is $12.50. Wings, garlands, wands and wizard hats and CD's of Faery Music also available at the performance for $5-$10. Groups and parties are welcome! Reservations suggested. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Corriganville Park 7001 Smith Road, Simi Valley. Info: 818-324-6802 or click here

Sat, Sep 15: "Get Out the Vote" Kick-off Brunch Come hear about some of the voting issues we face: cyberattacks, Russian (or other) "bots," toxic talk on Twitter, Facebook and other social media, voting restrictions, and more. Guest speakers will be Dr. Jose Marichal, Professor of Political Science, California Lutheran University, author of Facebook Democracy, specializes in the role that social media plays in restructuring political behavior and institutions as well as the role of diversity and multiculturalism in civic life; and Dr. Tim Allison, JD, Adjunct Professor of Political Science, California State University, Channel Islands, specializes in Constitutional law, civil rights, and voting rights in our society. The event is hosted by League of Women Voters of Ventura County (LWVVC), a nonpartisan political organization,open to the public. Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased online by clicking here. Info: Facebook Page or Website

Sun, Sep 16: Clean Comedy Night Sponsored by The Moorpark Friends of the Library. See three very accomplished and very funny stand-up comedians: Danny Villalpando, Stephanie Blum, and Mark Schumacher. All veterans of Comedy Central, HBO, Last Comic Standing, and many other comedy showcases. Tickets are $20 at the door, $18 in advance. Advance tickets can be purchased at the library or by clicking here and following the prompts.
Wine, beer and other refreshments will be available for purchase. Net proceeds are donated directly to the library to support their reading and other programs. Doors open at 6:30 and the laughs start at 7:30 at the High Street Arts Center, 45 E High St, Moorpark. Info: 805-231-1198 or send email

Fri, Sep 21: Food Truck Fridays Gourmet food trucks and live entertainment featuring over 20 food trucks such as Cousins Maine Lobster, The Underground Gourmet Food Truck, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Sweet Arleen's, Steamy Bun Truck, etc. 5-9pm every 3rd Friday of the month in the parking lot next to Trader Joe's along Mills Road at The Pacific View Mall, 3301-1 East Main Street, Ventura. Info: click here

Sat, Sep 22: YMCA Reach For The Stars Gala The evening features gourmet cuisine, live entertainment and silent auction. The event will honor longtime YMCA supporters John and Karen Bradley with the Joel and Frances McCrea Memorial Award. The YMCA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building positive relationships, impacting lives and strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living programs and social responsibility. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Southeast Ventura County YMCA programs through its three branches that serve the Conejo, Simi and Santa Rosa valleys and Moorpark. 6:00 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village. For more information and to order tickets, call 805-497-3081 or go to www.sevymca.org/gala.

Thu, Sep 27: Food Truck Fest Ten food trucks plus beer and wine for sale. Free admission! April through October 2018. Additional upcoming dates (last Thu of each month): October 25. 5-9pm at the Camarillo Ranch. Info: click here

Sat, Sep 29: Port Hueneme Banana Festival Enjoy a variety of delicious foods including sandwiches, empanadas (including a banana version), banana splits, banana funnel cakes, chocolate-banana milkshakes, frozen chocolate covered bananas and more. Each food vendor will offer at least one unique banana dish. The festival also features live bands, beer and margaritas, arts and crafts vendors, and kids’ crafts and activities. Free land and water tours of the Port are available that highlight its 81 years as Ventura County’s only deep-water working port. Free admission and parking at the beach lots. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Port of Hueneme, with the entrance at the corner of Surfside Drive and Market Street. Info: 805-535-4060 or click here

Sat, Sep 29: Ernest Troost and the Pendleton Sisters at The Camarillo Cafe Concert Series Ernest Troost is a singer-songwriter and a Kerrville-New-Folk winner whose songwriting style combines folk and Piedmont-blues-style guitar picking with evocative stories and colorful character portrayals—as though the Carter family, Robbie Robertson, and Alfred Hitchcock wrote songs together. The sassy, sweet Pendleton Sisters are a harmonious folk duo made up of Jamie Drake & Justine Bennett. Talented solo artists in their own right, The Pendleton Sisters project gives good friends Jamie & Justine (imagine Joni Mitchell singing with Joan Baez), the rare opportunity to collaborate and support one another. It makes for a truly special night of music. Suggested $20 donation at the door. Show starts @ 8:00 pm (Doors open @ 7:30 ) at the   Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo.  Info:  CamarilloCafe.com

Thu, Oct 4: Gourmet Food Truck Night fea. 8 to 12 of the hottest trucks in the southland. DJ entertainment, friends, and downtown restaurants and shops join in the party with late hours and specials. Plenty of free parking on street and in public lots. 5:30pm – 9:30pm at 519 Oxnard's Plaza Park, 519 South C Street. Info: click here

Fri-Sun, Oct 5-7: Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show Showcasing a colossal collection of handmade creations, more than 24,000 original works from hundreds of exhibitors nationwide. As an “all you can eat” gourmet buffet for the senses, the artful celebration boasts live entertainment, strolling performers, a Kidzone with pumpkin patch, demonstrations, contests, and more. Multi-talented artists & crafters will showcase their originals of stunning jewelry, clothing, specialty foods, photography, oils, hand-turned wood, ceramics, eclectic art pieces, seasonal décor, ornaments, and blown glass, among others. Patrons know with confidence that each of the works is made by hand and selected only after meeting criteria for excellence. Many of the artists can personalize items for that extra special holiday gift. Patrons who bring non-perishables for donation to Food Share receive $2 off admission. Info: 925-392-7300 or click here

Sun, Oct 7: 13th Annual Denim, Diamonds & Stars Bright lights and cameras will be out in force at this red-carpet evening to raise funds for ACT Today!, the nation's leading autism nonprofit organization providing help and support to children with autism and their families. Festivities include red-carpet arrivals, cocktail reception, silent and live auctions, live entertainment, gourmet dinner catered by Four Seasons award-winning chefs, celebrity presenters and special tributes to 2018 honorees. Honorees are Richard Schiff, Emmy-winning actor/producer/director and currently in "The Good Doctor," Joanne Lara, executive director of Autism Works Now! and Rose van Wier Hein, founder/CEO of Golden Heart Ranch. Emceeing the event is Nick Belardo. Since it began in 2005, ACT Today! Has helped more than 1,400 families and distributed more than $1.65 million grants. Presenting sponsor is Center for Autism & Related Disorders (CARD). 4:30 p.m. at the Four Seasons Westlake Village, 2 Dole Dr. Westlake Village, CA 91362. Info/Tickets: click here

Fri, Oct 19: Food Truck Fridays Gourmet food trucks and live entertainment featuring over 20 food trucks such as Cousins Maine Lobster, The Underground Gourmet Food Truck, The Grilled Cheese Truck, Sweet Arleen's, Steamy Bun Truck, etc. 5-9pm every 3rd Friday of the month in the parking lot next to Trader Joe's along Mills Road at The Pacific View Mall, 3301-1 East Main Street, Ventura. Info: click here

Sat, Oct 20: Emblem Club Holiday BoutiqueGet an early start on your Holiday shopping (featuring over 30 vendors). 9am-3pm at the Ventura Elks Lodge, 2126 Knoll Drive in Ventura. Info: 805-570-8673

Thu, Oct 25: Food Truck Fest Ten food trucks plus beer and wine for sale. Free admission! April through October 2018. 5-9pm at the Camarillo Ranch. Info: click here

Thu, Nov 1: Gourmet Food Truck Night fea. 8 to 12 of the hottest trucks in the southland. DJ entertainment, friends, and downtown restaurants and shops join in the party with late hours and specials. Plenty of free parking on street and in public lots. 5:30pm – 9:30pm at 519 Oxnard's Plaza Park, 519 South C Street. Info: click here

Thu, Dec 6: Gourmet Food Truck Night fea. 8 to 12 of the hottest trucks in the southland. DJ entertainment, friends, and downtown restaurants and shops join in the party with late hours and specials. Plenty of free parking on street and in public lots. 5:30pm – 9:30pm at 519 Oxnard's Plaza Park, 519 South C Street. Info: click here

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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