Events by Ana Baker
The Channel Islands Chapter of Better Investing Model Club (a real working investment club that serves as an educational element for the Non-Profit national Better Investing® (501 c 3 organization) is again meeting in person in Ventura for a lunch meeting on the 3rd Wed of each month. New and prior members invited to enjoy “stock talk” and fellowship. To receive an invitation and directions to online or in person attendance, please contact Arla at (805 987-2000 or [email protected].
Sept. 12: Join us at the Olivas Adobe as we travel back in time to celebrate the history of this charming property. “Days On the Rancho” Experience what it was like to live and work on the Rancho Sam Miguel with hands on activities, storytelling, music and more. 11-3 p.m. admission is free.
Sept. 14: The Ventura County Writers Club is inviting anyone interested in radio, acting, writing or production. A panel discussion with Bill DeFoi, George Vincent and Paul Montgomery will begin at 7 p.m. at the Pleasant Valley Parks and Rec complex 1605 Burnley in Camarillo. For more information go to venturacountywriters.com or call Breeze contributing writer Sheli Ellsworth at 805.300.1365. The event is free.
Sept. 16: Ventura County District Attorney Erik Nasarenko will be the featured speaker at the next virtual East Ventura Community Council meeting. Mr. Nasarenko will report on the changes he’s made and current happenings in the District Attorney’s office. The Council will also learn about the city’s Safe Sidewalks program, and hear updates on National Emergency Preparedness Month, as well as the new veterans’ housing project in East Ventura. Area crime statistics will be shared by Commander Weeks of the Ventura Police Department. Other topics may be added to the agenda, so be sure to check the group’s Facebook page for updates.
The meeting will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. online via Zoom. The meeting will be recorded for later viewing on the website, www.eastventura.org. For more information, contact EVCC Chairperson, Deborah Meyer-Morris at [email protected].
Sept. 18: Japanese Treasures Upscale Resale One day only. Mostly used Japanese treasures such as dolls, clothing, dishes, scrolls, etc. for sale. Cash only no credit cards. Masks will be required. Saturday from 1- 4p.m. at the St. Matthews Methodist Church corner of Wendy and Potrero (1360 Wendy Drive in NP) For questions, email [email protected]
Sept. 22: The Ventura College Area Community Council will be holding a Zoom meeting on Wednesday, at 7p.m. Council meetings include speakers and discussion on topics of neighborhood and community interest, including public safety and economic development. CACC represents citizens in Council District 3, currently neighborhoods north of Hwy. 126 between Dunning/Lemon Grove/Agnus on the west and Hill Road on the east. Visit the College Area Community Council website @ https://caccventura.com to learn more, to be added to the mailing list and to access a link to the Zoom meeting.
Sept 24: 7:00-9:00 pm. Richard Senate Ghost Talk & Tour
Soiled Doves Tour of Haunted Brothels in this look at the raw side of Ventura. This was a wild place long ago and much of the growth was stimulated by Prostitution meeting the needs of cowboys, oilmen and sailors. Some of the phantom ladies of the night still walk these streets and their former places of employment. (Due to the adult subjects no one under the age of 18 will be permitted)
Bank of Books, 748 E. Main St. (805) 643-3154 Fee: $10/person Limited to 30 people.
Sept. 25: Saturday, 1pm – 3pm
Church of Scientology of Ventura 2151 Alessandro Drive, Ventura (805) 585-4400
United For Human Rights open house to commemorate International Day Of Peace 2021.
Join us for this day that is devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace both within and among nations and peoples. And celebrate peace by standing up against acts of hate and by spreading compassion, kindness. Seating is limited due to social distancing requirements
Special Guest Speakers:
Tim Mcdonell Regional Director – Peace Catalyst International, Los Angeles Fire Captain – Retired
Thepo Tulku -Co-Founder Tibetan Assoc of Southern California, Monk, Lama, Rinpoche and served the Dalai Lama