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Ventura County Garden Club | May Meeting – Vintage Spring Fashion Show

Ventura County Garden Club | May Meeting – Vintage Spring Fashion Show

The next Ventura County Garden Club regular meeting will be on Wednesday, May 1st (2019) at St. Paul’s Episcopal & Emmanuel Church, 117 N. 7th Street, in Santa Paula.  This is “A Victorian May Day” and will begin at 1:00 p.m. with a “Vintage Spring Fashion Show”, presented by Garden Club member, Carol Beckerdite; an […]

Bounty of a Working Medicinal Herb Garden on Saturday, April 27, 2019

Bounty of a Working Medicinal Herb Garden on Saturday, April 27, 2019

Gardener/herbalist Carol Wade and native plant guide Lanny Kaufer invite you to join them on Saturday, April 27, for a workshop at Ojai’s Earth Island Medicinal Herb Garden — miraculously spared by the 2017 fire — to appreciate the nature still standing, the resiliency of the natural world and of our human bodies, and the […]

Full Moon Sunset Nature Walk on April 18, 2019

Full Moon Sunset Nature Walk on April 18, 2019

The Supermoon Sunset Nature Walk led by local naturalist Lanny Kaufer in March was a great success except for one thing. Although it was a beautiful evening with a great group, clouds on the eastern horizon obscured the view of the moonrise until the group was back down the hill off the trail. So in […]

Oxnard Insect Festival — Vendors Sought

Oxnard Insect Festival — Vendors Sought

The City of Oxnard’s Recreation and Community Services Division is holding its inaugural Insect Festival on June 1. We are currently looking for educational, sales and commercial vendors.  Don’t get bugged because you’ve been left out! Inquire now about being a vendor or hosting an educational booth at Oxnard’s first Insect Festival, scheduled for Saturday, […]

Insects Are Disappearing, But California Just Got a Beautiful Explosion of Butterflies

Insects Are Disappearing, But California Just Got a Beautiful Explosion of Butterflies

By FIONA MACDONALD If you’ve been on social media this week, you might have noticed Californians going crazy over the sudden appearance of millions of butterflies, flying north en masse through the state. It’s pretty much the exact joyful display of nature that the world needs right now But it’s also a beautiful and rare sight in a […]

Ventura County Garden Club | April Meeting at Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center

Ventura County Garden Club | April Meeting at Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center

The Ventura County Garden Club will meet on Wednesday, April 3rd (2019) at Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center, 1901 Spinnaker Drive, in Ventura Harbor Village, for a walking tour of their Native Garden.   The 45-minute guided walk will begin at 11:00 a.m., led by Master Gardener, Kelly Green.  Participants are to gather in front […]

Ultra-Luminous X-Ray Sources | Moorpark College March 15th

Ultra-Luminous X-Ray Sources | Moorpark College March 15th

Mar 15, 7:15-9 p.m. “Ultra-Luminous X-Ray Sources.” Dr Omer Blaes of UCSB will show us the “brightest” x-ray sources in our universe and discuss what is known about these mysterious phenomena.  Moorpark College Forum – Moorpark College Forum, 7075 campus Dr. Admission and parking are free. www.VCAS.org   PSA for Ventura County Astronomical Society – Fri […]

UC Thelma Hansen Fund 2019 Request for Proposals

UC Thelma Hansen Fund 2019 Request for Proposals

The Thelma Hansen Fund (THF) is a University of California (UC) endowment that supports and maintains University research and extension activities for the sustainability and benefit of agriculture and natural resources in Ventura County. Proposals are requested for research, education and extension/outreach projects addressing Ventura County needs. Proposals have to align with at least one of the UC Division […]

Register Now For A Free Hands-On Drip Irrigation Training Class

Register Now For A Free Hands-On Drip Irrigation Training Class

OXNARD, Calif. – Converting outdoor sprinklers to efficient drip irrigation is one of the best ways to save water at home. To encourage Oxnard water customers to make the switch, the City of Oxnard and Master Gardeners of Ventura County are offering free hands-on drip irrigation training classes. Participants will learn how to install a […]

Register Now for Landscape Classes in Oxnard

Register Now for Landscape Classes in Oxnard

Register here: https://www.oxnard.org/city-department/public-works/water/water-conservation-classes/     City of Oxnard Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing – DONATE

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