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Channel Island Maritime Museum’s Speakers Series: International Seakeeper’s Society

Channel Island Maritime Museum’s Speakers Series: International Seakeeper’s Society

Wednesday July 19  6:30 – SPEAKER SERIES EXPLORES INTERNATIONAL SEAKEEPER’S SOCIETY   The Channel Islands Maritime Museum presents “International SeaKeepers Society: Drifters to Shark Tagging: Private Vessels Working with Scientific Projects! ”, with Captain Tom Peterson. The Society was created to match yachts their owners with scientific programs, to promote the continued protection of the […]

Sunset Concert at the Reagan Presidential Library — This Monday

Sunset Concert at the Reagan Presidential Library — This Monday

The Education Department at the Reagan Presidential Library and Foundation would like to extend an invitation to members to enjoy a sunset performance of classical music by the L’Ambizioso Duo. Music has the power to transport us to another time and place. The duo is comprised of brothers Brayden and Brock Drevlow, both of whom […]

Experience the Summer of Love 50th anniversary at the Museum of Ventura County

Experience the Summer of Love 50th anniversary at the Museum of Ventura County

In the summer of 1967, nearly 100,000 people including artists, activists, writers and musicians from across the country, converged on San Francisco, igniting a cultural revolution; the season became known as the Summer of Love. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of this historical movement, the Museum of Ventura County is presenting a summer series of […]

HILLCREST CENTER FOR THE ARTS Presents LIVE STANDUP COMEDY ON THE HILL

HILLCREST CENTER FOR THE ARTS Presents  LIVE STANDUP COMEDY ON THE HILL

Different Lineup Every Month of Professional Comedians On Saturday, July 8, The Hillcrest Center for the Arts will offer another installment of the monthly offering: Live Standup Comedy on the Hill.  The Center has teamed up with local comedian Jason Love to produce a top-tier show with a new lineup of professional comics each month.  […]

Venice Historical Society Presents:  THE LIVES OF THE VENICE JAPANESE AMERICANS

Venice Historical Society Presents:  THE LIVES OF THE VENICE JAPANESE AMERICANS

Memorable Stories & Film Clips Presented By Former Internees and Members of the Venice Japanese Community on THURSDAY, JUNE 29th at 6:30pm The Venice Historical Society (VHS) is inviting you to hear personal accounts and watch film clips of Japanese American Life before, during and after their WWII internment.   Attendees will see a rare glimpse of […]

24th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival Announces Its Entertainment Line‐up

24th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival Announces Its Entertainment Line‐up

Summer will be sizzling with a hot entertainment lineup at the 24th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival held in downtown Oxnard July 29 and 30. The annual celebration takes place at Plaza Park, Fifth and “B” streets in historic downtown Oxnard from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. both days. “Our festival musicians create the kind of […]

Wooden Boats on Display for Father’s Day

Wooden Boats on Display for Father’s Day

By Raven West The 2nd Annual Channel Islands Maritime Museum “From the Tree to the Sea” Wooden Boat Show was, once again, a Father’s Day treat for dads, moms and kids. Museum Executive Director Peter Crabbe was just as excited to be part of the experience as the guests, who had the rare treat of […]

Channel Islands Maritime Museum Speakers Series: Damn the Petticoats! Female Mariners in the Days of Sail

Channel Islands Maritime Museum Speakers Series: Damn the Petticoats! Female Mariners in the Days of Sail

With Historias & CIMM Docents, Jim Kosinski & Martina Melero Queens commanded fleets, female tars climbed the foremast, mistresses in disguise, pirate queens took charge and whaling wives longed for home. Learn why these women chose to risk their lives in a man’s domain and cast their fates to the wind. Speaker Series is a […]

Santa Paula Concert Series Presentation: John Biggs—How He Sets Words to Music

Santa Paula Concert Series Presentation:  John Biggs—How He Sets Words to Music

The Santa Paula Concert Series hosts a presentation by Composer John Biggs of Ojai on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7:00 PM. John will share with us how he sets words to music with an entertaining presentation. Admission is $10 donation at the door, from the church office during office hours, or by PayPal on […]

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society presents 2017 Bee and Butterfly Day

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society presents 2017 Bee and Butterfly Day

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society will present an event to welcome butterflies and California native bees to our garden.  Come join us on Sunday, July 16 from 1 – 4 PM at the PVHS Botanical Garden, 720 North Las Posas Road, Camarillo, 93010.  Our guest speakers will be Dr. Gordon Frankie, native bee specialist from […]