Things to do in the san fernando valley.
Chatsworth Library Book Club
The Chatsworth Library Book Club will be discussing Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate on
November 6 at 1:30 pm. The book club meets the first Wednesday of the month in the Library Community Room. The library is located at 21052 Devonshire Street in Chatsworth. For more information call (818) 341-4276
Granada Hills Library Book Sale
The Friends of the Granada Hills Library is having a book sale on Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th at 9:30 AM - 4 PM. Visit the Granada Hills Branch Library website to find out all of the wonderful programs being offered at this branch. The library is located at 10640 Petit Avenue. For more information and to volunteer with set-up and take-down, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arts & Crafts Show
Chatsworth Fine Arts Council announces that the CFAC will be presenting an Arts & Crafts Show at Chatsworth Metrolink Station, Saturday Nov. 9th from 11am to 4pm. Original art, and unique crafts featured: exhibiting photography paintings, ceramics, jewelry, fabric arts and a “Sealed Bid – Silent Auction” fundraiser. Win a Weekend Stay in a Mammoth Condo, plus a variety of art items and gift baskets to bid on. All proceeds benefit the community art activities of the CFAC. The Chatsworth Metrolink Station is at 10040 Old Depot Plaza Road, located between Devonshire and Lassen, East of Topanga Canyon - West of Canoga. Free admission. Sunny Day – Show Outside / Rainy Day – Inside. For more information, visit www.chatsworthfineartscouncil.com or call (818) 772-1639.
Mid-Valley Library Events
Ancient Homelands: Indigenous Music of North Central and South America Join Martin Espino as he presents music from the deserts, rainforests, mountains, and beaches on Tuesday, November 12th, 4 PM at Mid-Valley Branch Library, 16244 Nordhoff Street in North Hills. For more information about either event, call (818) 895-3650.
LA Opera Talk
The Friends of Platt Library will be hosting an LA Opera Talk on Tuesday, November 12th with Rose Vardamian, who will be discussing the upcoming company production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s opera, “The Magic Flute.” Admission is free and no reservations are necessary. The
event will be on Tuesday, November 12th, 6:15 PM at Platt Branch Library, 23600 Victory Boulevard in Woodland Hills. For more information, please call (818) 340-9386.
Northridge Woman’s Club
The Northridge Woman’s Club is hosting a bingo event on Wednesday, November 13th from 11 AM - 3 PM at the Clubhouse, 18401 Lassen Street in Northridge. The cost is $15 and includes one book of games, bottled water, and a light lunch. For more information, please contact Irene at
“Gala at Sea”
“Gala at Sea” is the theme of the holiday luncheon planned by the Granada Hills Woman’s Club at 10 am on Friday, November 15 at Porter Valley Country Club, 19216 Singing Hills Drive in Northridge. Pre-paid reservations only are accepted. Send $50 per person, payable to GHWC to the clubhouse located at 10666 White Oak Avenue, Granada Hills. Exciting vendors and gift opportunities along with entertainment by Rick Jarrett will highlight the festivities, benefiting Honor Flight Southland and Guide Dogs for the Blind. For more information, please call (818) 970-6943 or (818) 363-3248.
CD12 Speaker Series
Councilmember John S. Lee invites you to Council District 12 Speaker Series with special guest speaker, Gabriela Karin, a Holocaust Survivor. This event will be on Monday, November 18th, 6:30 pm at CD 12 Community Center, 9207 Oakdale Avenue #200 in Chatsworth. Please RSVP as soon as possible to Ron.Rubine@LACity.org or (818) 882-1212. Refreshments will be provided.
Operation Christmas Child
This month, sites in the Porter Ranch area will be among 5,000 U.S. drop-off locations collecting shoebox gifts for children overseas during Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week, Nov. 18-25. Porter Ranch families, churches and groups will be transforming
empty shoeboxes into fun gifts filled with toys, school supplies and hygiene items. The Samaritan’s Purse project partners with local churches across the globe to deliver these tangible expressions of God’s love to children affected by war, disease, disaster, poverty and famine. For many of these children, it will be the first gift they have ever received. For more information on how to participate in Operation Christmas Child, call (714) 432- 2950, or visit samaritanspurse.org/occ.
Free Movie Matinee
OnThursday, November 21 at 1:30 pm in the Chatsworth Library Community Room there will be a free showing of Avengers: Endgame. The movie is sponsored by the Friends of Chatsworth Library. Light refreshments are available. The library is located at 21052 Devonshire Street
in Chatsworth. For more information call (818) 341-4276.
Christmas Boutique and Bake Sale
Our Lady of Lourdes Women’s Council invites you to their annual Christmas Boutique and Bake Sale on Sunday, November 24 from 8 am to 3 pm at Stroup Hall,18400 Kinzie Street in Northridge (south of Lassen, east of Reseda). Vendors include Tupperware, Pampered Chef, wood carved gifts, fashion jewelry, artisan jewelry, holiday décor, embroidered linens, scarves, clothing, hand sewn items, handcrafted items, ceramics, hot/cold pillows and fleece blankets, personalized children’s clothing and many more. For vendor information, contact Mary Roehrick at 818-701-0807 or email@example.com.
Seated Exercise Classes
The Chatsworth Library holds free classes every Wednesday and most Fridays at 10:30am. The DVD
classes alternate between core, stretching, yoga, and strength training. The library is located at 21052 Devonshire Street in Chatsworth. For more information call (818) 341-4276.
Northridge LeTip meets every Thursday morning at Porter Valley Country Club, from 6:45 am - 8:30am. Breakfast is $20; parking is free. Exclusive Networking Group having Membership Drive. See www.NorthridgeLeTip.com and email Dan at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to confirm availability and no professional conflict of interest.
Adopt a Senior Pet Month
Did you know November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month? Well, now you do! Celebrate the frosted faces and adopt a pet 5 years of age and older for just $5 through November 30. That leaves you with extra change to spoil them with extra treats and more adorable collars and leashes in their golden years! Best Friends Lifesaving Center is located at 15321 Brand Boulevard in Mission Hills and NKLA Pet Adoption Center is at 1845 Pontius Avenue in Los Angeles.
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