Events by Ana Baker
Free admission stage show, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. First Sunday of every month. Old Time Country Bluegrass Gospel Music Assoc. Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Rd. For more Information call 517-1131.
Ventura Poinsettia Dance Club meets every Monday from 7:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. at the Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill. Ballroom, swing, Latin, mixers and line dancing. Members $10, non-members $12. Call Rick at 415-8842 for more information.
DBSA Ventura, the local chapter of the Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) hosts two regular, confidential, peer-led, self-help support groups in the County. Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bible Fellowship Church at 6950 Ralston Street in Room 301 of Building 300. Email DBSA_Ventura@yahoo.com, visit facebook.com/DBSA.Ventura or call 253-3289 for more information. 1p.m. to 3p.m. at the New Visions Center on the first and third Saturdays of the month. At 1065 E. Main. Email DBSA_Ventura@yahoo.com, visit facebook.com/DBSA.Ventura or 746-3106 for more information.
There will be a regular Ventura Discussion Group meeting at Main Street Restaurant 3159 Main St., Wednesday from 4 p.m.to 5:45 p.m. Several people usually stay for a drink and a bite to eat afterward. Bring an interesting topic to discuss if you can.
Dec.24: “Eve of Christmas” radio drama with Celebrity Host Bob Eubanks premiers Saturday, Christmas Eve, at 6pm and 9pm, and again Sunday, December 25th, Christmas at 7am, 1pm, 5pm and 11pm on NewsTalk 1590 KVTA. A heartfelt journey of six Christmas Eve moments is presented by Every Now and Then Theatre and Conejo Players Theatre. Broadcast CDs benefit area foster children. “Tune in early for best seats!”
Jan. 2,16: The Ventura County Philatelic Society will meet at the Church of the Foothills, 6279 Foothill Road. Monday, January 2nd and 16th from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Admission and parking are free. Stamp trading and camaraderie. Come for a great evening. They are a fun group. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 320-1601
Jan. 3: Mended Hearts of Ventura will meet Tuesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Community Memorial Hospital, 8th floor. Come share if you have had heart surgery or stent implant. They have excellent speakers, leading Cardiologists, Nutritionists, Dietitians, etc. from our area who give excellent information. Contact: Richard Hatcher 644-2733
Jan.4: The Beach Cities Neighbors and Newcomers Club, (BCNN ) is a group of active women of all ages who live in Ventura, Oxnard, or Port Hueneme and enjoy activities such as hiking, bridge, dining, wine outings, reading, mah jong, cooking etc. For more information, please come to our monthly meeting from 9:30 a.m.to 11 a.m. Meeting will be held at the Ventura Museum Pavilion located at 100 E. Main Street, in historic downtown Ventura No charge for meeting and no reservation is required. Presentation of 40+ activities available to all to participate in.
For additional information, please visit our Website at: bcnnwomensclub.org or call 988-0795.
Jan.11: The Ventura County Camera Club will hold a critique meeting on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Rd. A professional photographer from the area will critique member’s prints and digital images. Each month a special topic is chosen which features some interesting aspect of photography. Anyone with an interest in photography is welcome and admission is free. Only members may submit images for critique. See the club’s web site for more information about the club and examples of member’s work or call 908-5663. WWW.VenturaCountyCameraClub.com