Things to do in the san fernando valley.
Chatsworth Library Book Club
The Chatsworth Library Book Club will be discussingA Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles on September 4 at 1:30 pm. The book club meets the first Wednesday of the month in the Library Community Room, 21052 Devonshire Street in Chatsworth. For more information call (818) 341-4276..
Salsa/Latin Dance Steps
Experience Latin culture through this fun and energetic dance workshop. Students will learn the basics of Salsa/Latin Dance steps on Thursday, September 5th, 6:00 p.m. MidValley Regional Branch Library, 16244 Nordhoff Street in North Hills. It is a great way to boost self-confidence while having a lot of fun. (818) 895-3650.
Did you know that there are rebates available for customers to reduce their turf landscaping and remake their landscaping into a drought tolerant, sustainable, yet beautiful landscape? The LADWP is promoting Lawn Be Gone Hands-On workshops where you will learn to remove turf and install sustainable landscaping, incorporate low water use California Friendly and native plants, capture rain water, and save water and money. They are also seeking to recruit more potential host volunteers which benefits include free professional landscaping and lower water bills. For location and attendance info, visit https://lawnbegonedwp.com/.
The Truth About Type 2 Diabetes
Join us for a one hour presentation about Type 2 Diabetes, addressing its causes and complications, the physiologies of sugar and insulin, and strategies for its management by Nutritionist Dr. Johnny Umeda on Saturday, September 7th, 1:00 p.m. at Mid-Valley Regional Branch Library, 16244 Nordhoff Street in North Hills. (818) 895-3650.
Square Dance Club
The Valley Trailers Square Dance Club invites you to join their new class of modern square dancing starting on Tuesday, September 10th. Arrive at Wilkinson Center, 8956 Vanalden, in Northridge, around 6:45 pm to sign in. New dancers accepted on 9/10 and 9/17. Your first class is free, $7.00 thereafter. For more info, call Linda at 805-231-6171 or Don at 818-360-8750.
Constitution Day at CSUN
Celebrate Constitution Day at California State University, Northridge with a free presentation about the power of Congress and the president. Two professors will address the tension between the executive branch and legislative branch of the federal government. The event takes place Saturday, Sept. 14th, 8:30-10:30 a.m. at the University Club-Orange Grove Bistro on campus. Reservations are required. For more info and to reserve a spot: https://tsengcollege.csun.edu/programs/constitution-day
On Saturday, Sept 14 at 8-10 pm, the Astronomical Society hosts a Free Star Party at Moorpark College Observatory, 7075 Campus Road in Moorpark. See the stars and planets and view them through a telescope. Bring your telescopes if you have them. For ages 6 and up (scouting groups welcome). Free parking and admission. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/VCAS.Astronomy/
Big Oak Theater
Avenue Act 1, A 501c3 not for profit theatrical organization, presents “O Poo Pee Doo” –a Rollicking, Frolicking Song & Dance Musical Revue at the Big Oak Theater, 22200 Chatsworth Street in Chatsworth. For performance dates, tickets and reservations, email email@example.com or call the Box Office 818 998 0185.
Free Movie Matinee
On Thursday, September 26, at 1:30 PM in the Chatsworth Library Community Room there will be a free showing of At Eternity’s Gate. The movie is a look at the life of painter Vincent van Gogh during his time in France. It 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.
You’re invited to attend the Chatsworth Oktoberfest on Saturday, September 28, 11 AM - 5 PM at the Chatsworth Junior Baseball League Field, 21350 Mayall Street. This is a fun-for-all family event with live music, delicious German food, huge beer & wine garden, dancing, games and arts and craft marketplace, plus unlimited use all day play kids zone with rock climbing wall, obstacle
courses and more! Children under 3 years are free. Purchase tickets at the Chatsworth Kiwanis website.
Windsong Players Chamber Music Ensemble will perform a lovely selection of chamber pieces celebrating fantasy and gentle beauty for soprano, flute, violin and piano as well as feature a reading by a well-known Los Angeles poet. The concert will take place at 3 pm, Sunday, Sept 29 at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church at 12227 Balboa Blvd in Granada Hills. Suitable for all ages. $15 in advance, $20 at door Children under 12 admitted free. For tickets in advance please go to: www.brownpapertickets.com
Seated Exercise Classes
The Chatsworth Library holds free classes every Wednesday and most Fridays at 10:30 AM. 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 Woman’s Club
The Northridge Woman’s Club is now open for new membership. It is a philanthropic, civic and social organization working for the betterment of the community through financial and personal contribution. We have monthly meetings, entertainment and events.
Contact Lorraine Phillips, membership chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 8183630859.
Granada Hills Street Faire
Mark your calendars to attend the 15th Annual Granada Hills Street Faire in October. This fun-for-all event on Saturday, October 5th from 10 AM - 5 PM will have activities for all ages including a raffle, great food, live music and entertainment, pet adoption, a fun zone for kids, arts & crafts, a Beer & Wine Garden and over 150 health and wellness vendors. For more information
visit the website.
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