January 2: Open house tours of the 1892 Dudley Historic House
Museum—with COVID protocols—will take place on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. As an added treat, “Mrs. Dudley” will be guiding tours that day. Tour group size will be limited. Admission is free. The museum is located at the corner of Loma Vista and Ashwood streets (197 N. Ashwood) in Ventura. For information please call (805) 642-3345 or visit the website at dudleyhouse.org.
Ventura Land Trust events
January 8: Saturday- Guided hike, Harmon Canyon Preserve Learn about the natural and cultural history of the preserve on a 90-minute, easy pace hike led by a VLT staff member (free).
January 13: Thursday – VLT’s Environmental Speaker Series returns to the Museum of Ventura County. What does wildlife at Harmon Canyon Preserve does when no one is watching? Certified wildlife tracker Mike Watling shares his trail camera footage (free for members, suggested donation for non-members).
January 10: Cantor Michael Stein, Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, producer and actor will be in Ventura. The free event, “The Power of Music in Enhancing Spirituality”, will be Monday, from 3-5 pm at Congregation Am HaYam.
Tickets are free, but registration through Eventbrite is required and can be made at https://congregationamhayam.com/jewish-life/special-events/the-power-of-music-in-enhancing-spirituality-mike-stein/
Congregation Am HaYam is located at 4839 Market Street, Unit C (rear), Ventura 93003. Ample free parking is available. Please call 805-644-2899 for ticket or other information.