August 5, 2015

Dateline - By Lee Kelly


The most comprehensive, widely-read, and up-to-date listing of scheduled events in and around the Canyon


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On the Town



THURS JUL 30

Evening Campfire, Temescal Gateway Park nature program, campfire & marshmallows, meet at stone amphitheater, XSunset via Temescal, 7pm, MRCA, 310/858-7272 X131.

SAT AUG 1

Introduction to Mountain Biking Skills, Malibu Creek State Park, open to anyone 10 years or older, kids must be accompanied by legal guardian, helmets mandatory, multigeared ATB-style bike preferred, 4 hrs, 8:45am sharp, 805/558-1606. Hall, 23825 Stuart Ranch Rd, Malibu, 9:30 - 11am.

E-Waste Round-up, Albertsons parking lot, 26521 Agoura Rd, Calabasas, 10am - 3pm.

"Dorothy's Adventures in Oz," family fare, Santa Monica Playhouse, Main Stage, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 2pm, $15 & $12.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X2. Also plays Sunday, 12:30pm. Same schedule thru Sept 27.

Saturday Night Campfire Program featuring The Reptile Family & marshmallows, meet at amphitheater, Malibu Creek State Park, 1925 Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, 7pm, possible parking fee.

"Almost Perfect," Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, 7:30pm, $ 29.50 & $22.50, reservations necessary, 310/394-9779, X1. Also plays Sunday, 3:30pm. Same schedule thru Sep 27.

SUN AUG 2

Full Moon Festival in Malibu, The Well-Being Center of Malibu, 7052 Dume Drive, Malibu, 6 - 9, donation suggested, RSVP for reservations, 805/407-8214 or 310/617-2933.

FRI AUG 7

"Little Shop of Horrors," Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, 3050 E Los Angeles Avenue, Simi, 8pm, $25, $22 & $18, 805/583-7900. Also plays Saturday & Sunday, 8pm thru August 30.

SAT AUG 8

Paint-Out at Will Rogers State Historic Park, 1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd off of Sunset Blvd, Pacific Palisades, 9am demo, fees, allied-artists.com.

Wilderness Survival Basics, King Gillette Ranch, 26876 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, 10am, MRCA/NPS program, 805/370-2301.

SUN AUG 9

Dry Doesn't Have to Mean Desolate, tips from a local native-plant gardener, meet inside Visitor Center, King Gillette Ranch, 26876 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas, 10am, MRCA/NPS program, 805/370-2301.

SAT AUG 15

E-Waste Round-up, Vons parking lot, 23381 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills, 10am - 3pm.

SUN AUG 16

Sunday Concerts in the Park featuring Larry Bagby country pop/rock 'n roll & Out west country rock, Peter Strauss Ranch, meet in amphitheater, 5 - 7:30pm, free, 805/370-2301.


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