August 21, 2017
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Save the Dates! California Beer Festival -- September 15-17
... Craft Beer Heaven ..... VIP Session begins at 11:30 am, General Admission Gates at 12:30 pm, Beer Sampling 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm. Ending Ventura County Beer Week is THE Legendary, 8th Annual California Beer Festival (CBF) back at beautiful Plaza Park in downtown Ventura! Come experience Craft Beer Heaven with beers on tap, food trucks and live music throughout the day! This is a chance to expand your mind and educate yourself on new and old styles of craft beer!
Sunday, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm ..... BOOTS & BREWS ... Presented by: California Beer Festival LLC ... Venue: Plaza ...
Mark Levin will be at the Reagan Library on Saturday
... New York Times bestselling author and radio host Mark Levin will be at the Reagan Library on Saturday, August 19, 2017 to discuss and sign his latest book, Rediscovering Americanism: And the Tyranny of Progressivism. Tickets to the event are $85 per person and include a served dinner in the Reagan Library’s Air Force One Pavilion following the program. Books must be purchased in the Reagan Library Museum Store to receive signature (no exceptions). Guests may attend the book signing without also attending the program and dinner.
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A great afternoon ... Titanic Lunch and Tour ... Wednesday at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
... Set sail this summer at our Titanic Lunch and Tour in conjunction with our highly anticipated special exhibit, Titanic at the Reagan Library. Kevin L. Jones, Curator from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Museum Galleries, will discuss the fashion and style that defined the Titanic-era. Enjoy an elegant English themed meal prepared by our Presidential Chef. Lunch includes traditional English scones, lemon chicken, and haricot verts with crème fraiche. Conclude lunch with delicious desserts such as warm English pear bread...
There is only one Boz Scaggs! -- Friday at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
... Raised in Texas with an abiding respect for a wide spectrum of American roots music, William Royce “Boz” Scaggs began a long and storied career in 1965 with the release of his first solo recording Boz. After cutting his teeth playing with Steve Miller and honing his rock and R&B chops with the likes of the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section and Duane Allman, Scaggs achieved multi-platinum success with Silk Degrees in 1976. Among his hits are “Lowdown,” “Lido Shuffle” and “What Can I Say.” He has continued on a lauded and multi-genre musical journey to the present d...
Don't miss Billy Elliot the Musical ... Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
... Presented by Actors' Repertory Theatre of Simi Billy Elliot tells the story of a young boy from a coal mining village in northeast England who transcends class and circumstance to become a ballet star. The musical is set against the backdrop of the 1984-5 miners strike, which tragically affects the whole village. Billy is looked after by his father, brother, and grandfather, after his mother's death a few years earlier. They are not well off and have no experience with, or tolerance for, the arts. His dad and brother are totally against the idea of him learnin...
Friday ... Sunset Dinner: Rock N' Roll Tribute to the Eagles & Fleetwood Mac
... Our rock n’ roll summer concludes with a tribute to Eagles and Fleetwood Mac. For the third year in a row these two tribute bands provide an electrifying evening of entertainment. The Long Run is dedicated to faithfully recreating the timeless music of The Eagles. Their authentic live performance will bring these classic rock anthems to you in our Air Force One Pavilion. Mirage continues to be the most requested Fleetwood Mac tribute band in the United States. Stevie Nicks herself praised them after she heard a live performance by singer Michelle Tyler and...
Save the Dates! Seaside Highland Games -- October 14-15
... The premier Scottish Event on the Central California Coast. Here's what you'll experience ..... Large Men Throwing Stuff, Massed Pipebands, Scottish Fiddling Competition, Scottish Entertainers, Clan Tents, Children's Glen, British Food, Highland Re-enactments, Dancing, Darts Competition. We hope we have included all the information you need to persuade you to join us on the field during the second full weekend of each October.
If you don't find answers to your specific questions, please feel free to contact us through our" Contact Us" page. The Festival atmos...
Getty conservator who restores paintings from the masters to speak at Camarillo Library
... Aug. 10, 2017 — J. Paul Getty Museum Associate Conservator Devi Ormond revives famous works of art hidden behind layers of dirt and discolored varnish hundreds of years old. Sometimes it takes days, sometimes years, depending on the painting. “When conservators clean a painting, we’re not trying to make it look brand new,” Ormond wrote in “The Iris,” the Getty’s blog. “We are trying to achieve a semblance of how an artwork may have looked upon leaving an artist’s studio, while also respecting the fact that a painting ages and will never look ...
CSUCI will soon be 100% smoke and tobacco free
... August 9, 2017 — Beginning on Aug. 23, 2017, CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) will be completely smoke and tobacco-free. CSUCI is taking this step to comply with an executive order from the CSU Chancellor’s Office declaring that all CSU campuses must be smoke and tobacco-free. The Smoke & Tobacco-Free policy prohibits smoking, the use or sale of all tobacco products, e-cigarettes and vapor devices. Ashtrays on campus will be removed and signage will be changed to reflect CSUCI’s new policy. “We never established formal smoking zones, but they cropped up over time,” said Associate Vic...
Saturday ... The Fallen One at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
... PRIMAVERA OPERA presents The Fallen One. True love is tragic, but forever! Opera legend Boris Martinovich, Italian opera star Alessandro Luciano, Grammy nominated Massimo Simeoli, Soprano Ransu & Maestro Im Sang Yoon star in the Fallen One, an original adaptation of Verdi's masterpiece, La Traviata .www.primaveraopera.com. ... Presented by: Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza ... Venue: Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza
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