Ojai, California, Events
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Friday, March 13
“LEGALLY BLONDE” — The Nordhoff High School music department will present performances of “Legally Blonde” at Matilija Auditorium, 703 El Paseo Road, Ojai, through March 15, directed by Marty Babayco. Show times are today and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets at www.NHSmusic.com or at the door if available. BRUCE FORMAN CONCERT — Ojai Jazz Concerts will present guitar virtuoso Bruce Forman at the Ojai Art Center, 113 S. Montgomery St., in a concert titled “The Red Door,” today at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.). The show draws on Forman's decades of experience as a formidable jazz guitarist and his considerable skill as a storyteller and teacher, producing a work that is greater than the sum of its dazzling parts. Tickets available online at www.eventbrite.com or at the door. Questions: Call Rich at (805) 746-0936.
Saturday, March 14
AMERICAN LEGION FLEA MARKET — This event has been rescheduled for May 23. Call (805) 640-0277 after 3 p.m. for more information. ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY WORK DAY — An Adopt-A-Highway Work Day on Highway 33 will be held Saturday. Meet at the Wheeler Gorge Visitor Center, 17017 Maricopa Highway, at 9:30 a.m. for instructions. Call (805) 640-9060 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. OJAI HISTORICAL WALKING TOURS — Saturdays at 10:30 a.m., Ojai Historical Walking Tours depart from the Ojai Valley Museum, 130 W. Ojai Ave. (approximately one-hour tours). Docent Elizabeth Jurgensen will lead the March 14 tour. Cost is $7 or $15 per family. Drop-ins are welcome. For reservations or tours during the week, call (805) 640-1390. ANGELIC LIGHT HEALINGS — Experience the healing of angelic light with Laura McKim, Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Community Healing Days at the Resonance Healing Center, 215 Church Road, Ojai. Reduced price minimum sessions. Call ahead to book a session: (805) 317-1145. “MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP” AT LIBRARY — The Ojai Library, 111 E. Ojai Ave., will host a “Mindfulness Workshop” Saturday at 1 p.m., presented by California Lutheran University Community Counseling Services. This event is free and open to the public. Call (805) 218-9146 or 646-1639 for more details. AMERICAN VEDIC ASSOCIATION FELLOWSHIP — Join others for discussion, sharing, thoughtful introspection and light refreshments, Saturdays at 2 p.m. at 687 W. Villanova Road, Ojai. Uplift yourself with the science of self-realization. Always free. Call (805) 640-0405. “THE MEDIA MIND” FREE SCREENING — Ojai Seventh-day Adventist Church, 291 E. El Roblar Drive, Ojai, will host an exclusive, free screening of “The Media Mind,” Saturday at 5:45 p.m. “It goes without saying that media is out of control.” How do we break free of big tech? All concerned people, especially parents and teachers, are welcome. POTTERY MAKING — Sessions begin March 14 and run through May 24 at a local pottery studio. Space is limited for these creative nights; RSVP early at sespe.org/eents.
Sunday, March 15
DEVOTIONAL RETREAT — The Ojai Retreat, 160 Besant Road, will host the Rev. Karen S. Wylie’s monthly devotional retreat Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The theme will be “Meditation: The Doorway to the Self.” Open to people of all faiths. Suggested donation: $20. Call (310) 968-8928 or go to www.karenswylie.com. IRISH POTATO FEAST — The Center for Spiritual Living invites you to join them for an Irish potato lunch in honor of St. Patrick, Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Ojai Valley Woman's Club, 441 E. Ojai Ave. There is no charge, but toppings for potatoes are welcome. CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT — The concert scheduled at the Art Center by pianist Natasha Kislenko has been canceled due to the coronavirus and CDC recommendations. For more information, call (805) 640-1158. CORONAVIRUS TALK — The Ojai Retreat, 160 Besant Road, Meiners Oaks, will host a talk by H. Gruenn, M.D., on “Coronavirus: Facts Fears and Prevention,” Sunday at 2:30 p.m., what to know and what to do. Pay at the door: $12, $10 seniors/students. There will be plenty of space inside and outside; no one has to be close to others. “TWISP: THE POWER OF COMMUNITY” — Greater Goods of Ojai, 145 W. El Roblar Drive, Ojai, will host a screening of the award-winning film, “Twisp: The Power of Community,” Sunday at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and admission is by donation. Following the 40-minute documentary, a panel of Ojai leaders, activists and business owners will share their thoughts on strengthening local community. Audience perspectives are invited and encouraged. MUSIC FESTIVAL SEEKS INTERNS — The Ojai Music Festival is accepting applications for its arts management internship program through Sunday. Applicants must be 18 or older and enrolled in a two- or four-year accredited college. The 74th Ojai Music Festival will run this year from June 11 through 14. For more information regarding internship, email email@example.com or call (805) 646-2094.
Monday, March 16
MONDAY MATINEES AT LIBRARY — The Ojai Library, 111 E. Ojai Ave., will host a series of free screenings of 2020 award-nominated and winning films, Mondays at 11:30 a.m., continuing through March 23. The movie titles cannot be named in the press due to the licensing agreement. Call (805) 218-9146 or 646-1639 for more details.
Tuesday, March 17
ST. PATRICK'S DAY DINNER CANCELED — Out of an abundance of caution in regards to the coronavirus, Help of Ojai has canceled its annual St. Paddy's Day dinner. They look forward to resuming this tradition next year. OJAI POETRY SERIES AT LIBRARY — The Ojai Library, 111 E. Ojai Ave., will host the Ojai Poetry Series, Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Featured will be Enid Osborn, widely published poet and former Poet Laureate of Santa Barbara, followed by an open reading. This series on the third Tuesday of every month features local and area poets. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, March 18
“TINY HOUSES” AT LIBRARY — The Ojai Library, 111 E. Ojai Ave., will host a talk on “Tiny Houses: Design and Living,” Wednesday at 6 p.m., presented by Vina Lustado. Learn strategies for utilizing teeny-tiny spaces in efficient ways that are comfortable, and even luxurious. Lustado has decades of experience designing spaces, and for the past seven years has been living in her own tiny house and office that she designed and built with friends. This event is free and open to the public. Call (805) 218-9146 or 646-1639 for more details.
Thursday, March 19
MERRY WIDOWS WILL MEET — The Ojai Valley Merry Widows will meet for lunch Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at Ojai Beverage Co., 655 E. Ojai Ave. Come join them for fun and friendly conversation. Meet other widows and enjoy a break from your routine.
Sundays: Certified Farmers' Market 300 Matilija St. 9am-1pm 805-698-5555. Sundays Teen Troupe OYES, 316 E Matilija St. 6pm. 805-646-4300
Mondays: Adult Improv Ensemble OYES, 316 E Matilija St. 7.15 pm. 805-646-4300
Wednesdays: Rockin' it Old School
Senior Choir The Gables 11am. 805-646-1446
Thursdays: Dance Medicine Ojai Ojai Arts Center,
113 S. Montgomery St. 7.30-9.30 pm.718-664-8547
Thursdays: Sewing Classes 1188 Woodland Ave. please call 805-798-0001.
Saturdays Ojai Walking Tour 130 W Ojai Ave. 10.30am. 805-640-1390 Every 2nd & 4th
Sunday:Old Time Fiddlers Oak View Cy Ctr. 18 Valley Rd, Oak View. 1.30-4.30 pm. 805-797- 6563 Every 2nd & 4th.
Mondays Weight Loss Support Group 214 E. Matilija St. 6.30 pm. by appt. 805-640-1071.
Monthly-1st Fri. Wild Stallions performs a video dance party - 80s 90s house,trap,funk, motown and classic rock.Deer Lodge, 2261 Maricopa Hwy. 9pm
Monthly-4th Sat. Looking, Listening, and Shared Inquiry with Eric Hassett Krishnamurti Educational Center, 1098 McAndrew Rd. 6-10pm805-646 2390.
2nd thru last Friday of monthToastmasters The Gables Clubhouse, 701 N Montgomery St. 6.30am 1st Thursday of the month Toastmasters The Gables Clubhouse, 701 N Montgomery St.6.30pm