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Reel Guppy Outdoors TakeMe Fishing at the Port Hueneme Pier – What fun!

Reel Guppy Outdoors TakeMe Fishing at the Port Hueneme Pier – What fun!

Port Hueneme Pier was full of families and excitement yesterday. First timers, first catches, laughs and cheers. Most ever at our Guppy Days. 80 or so and the fishing was great. Mackerel where on the chew. Decent size too. Some big Jack Smelt, Sand Dabs, Bull Heads and Lizard Fish along with Crabs. In the […]

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Hosts Community Appreciation Day with Free Admission

AMERICA’S TEACHING ZOO AT MOORPARK COLLEGE Hosts Community Appreciation Day with Free Admission

Moorpark, CA – America’s Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College invites community members to experience the zoo free of charge the weekend of Sept. 22 and 23.  During the annual “Community Appreciation Day,” guests will experience wild animal encounters and presentations at 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on both days.  Additional activities will include big cat feedings […]

Ventura County Garden Club to Vist the Dudley House | October 3rd Meeting

Ventura County Garden Club to Vist the Dudley House | October 3rd Meeting

The Ventura County Garden Club’s next event will be on Wednesday, October 3rd (2018) at the Dudley House, 197N. Ashwood, Ventura.   This authentic Victorian farmhouse is on the corner of Loma Vista and Ashwood.  This will be a one-hour docent-led walking tour of the 1892 house museum and gardens.   It is a special, private tour […]

Ojai Herbal Symposium on “Natural Resilience” to be held November 16-18, 2018

Ojai Herbal Symposium on “Natural Resilience” to be held November 16-18, 2018

The first ever Ojai Herbal Symposium will take place from Friday evening, November 16, through Sunday evening, November 18, on the theme of  “Natural Resilience.” The Symposium will present respected experts, authors, and speakers from across the spectrum of modern herbalism, pharmacy, integrative medicine, Oriental medicine, Ayurvedic medicine, and Chumash healing. Classes will be accessible […]

Fall Medicinal Plant Workshop in Ojai Featuring Dr. James Adams on 10-6-18

Fall Medicinal Plant Workshop in Ojai Featuring Dr. James Adams on 10-6-18

Join Ojai native plant guide Lanny Kaufer and special guests James Adams, PhD, of USC School of Pharmacy and plant educator Enrique Villaseñor for a Fall Medicinal Plant Workshop on Saturday, October 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The workshop will be based on Dr. Adams’ ground-breaking pharmacological studies on local native plants as […]

Are You Ready to Apply to Become a Master Gardener?

Are You Ready to Apply to Become a Master Gardener?

Do you love home gardening? Do you have time and a volunteer’s spirit? If so, it may be your time to apply to join the University of California Master Gardener Program. Visit the University of California Master Gardener Program in Ventura to learn more about the program. Master Gardener Program, Ventura County Use this link […]

Start Your Fall California Garden in September

Start Your Fall California Garden in September

Oxnard, Calif.—September is the time to plant cool weather vegetables and flowers as well as perform fall maintenance around the yard, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 200 California cities including those in Ventura County. Plant Cool Season Vegetables: Plant such vegetables as broccoli, […]

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 […]

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