Dates to Watch
Thursday, September 14 SCV Kids Consignment Fall Event, Thu thru Sun
What: Over 500 families will contribute more than 80,000 items for the SCV Kids Consignment Fall event. It’s a great place to get everything you need for your kids at a fraction of the price of retail. You’ll find items for newborn through teen, and everything is clean, organized and easy to shop. Free entrance - many items an additional 50% off on Sunday!
When: Thursday through Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Castaic Village Shopping Center 31910 Castaic Road, Castaic
Cost: Free More info: For more information, visit www.scvkidsconsignment.com Santa Clarita Gardening Classes - Irrigating Sustainable Landscapes What: Monthly (Thursday and Saturday) gardening Classes provided by Castaic Lake Water Agency.
When: Thursday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. - Sep 14
Where: Castaic Lake Water Agency, 27234 Bouquet Canyon Rd., Santa Clarita
Cost: Free, but registration is required.
More info: To register, please call 661-513-1230 or log on to: www.clwa.org Alzheimer’s/Dementia Caregivers Support Group What: Alzheimer’s support group for caregivers, family, and friends assisting patients with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.
When: 3rd Thursday of each month. 6:30-8 p.m.,
Where: Oakmont of Santa Clarita, 28650 Newhall Ranch Rd., Valencia
Cost: Free More info: Before attending please contact Debbie DiCorrado for info at 661-993-2004 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Arts Commission What: The five-member Arts Commission meets in the City Council Chambers. Members of the public wishing to address the commission may do so by completing a speaker’s slip upon arrival at the meeting. There is a three minute time limit per person.
When: Second Thursday of the month, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
More info: 661-286-4018 Gardening Club of Santa Clarita What: We are an active club of around 70 SCV Gardening enthusiasts and are working hard to grow our membership base and to provide topical speakers and programs to help our local residents to maintain their landscapes as well as to grow healthy and nutritious fruits and vegetables in this unending drought.
When: Second Thursday of every month, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Sierra Hills Swim and Racket Club, 28616 Kenroy Ave., Canyon Country
Cost: Free More info: Max Morgan, Publicity Director, maxmorgan427@ gmail.com, 661-312-3910 Note by Note What: Listen to both wellestablished and new and emerging singer songwriter’s at Note by Note, the FREE monthly songwriter’s night in Old Town Newhall. Note by Note is a chance for professional and aspiring songwriters to showcase their songs in front of a live audience and an opportunity for fans to hear new music. When: 7-10 p.m. Where: The MAIN, 24266 Main Street, Newhall
Cost: Free More info: http:// oldtownnewhall.com/ thursdaysatnewhall/ note-by-note/ Revved Up - American Classics What: Check out beautiful restorations, sweet modifications, and exceptional craftsmanship at Revved Up, presented by State Farm. Revved Up is a free
monthlySanta Claritacar showcar scene, supportingand each the month different is car unique genre. by featuring a When: Where: 7-9 Main p.m. Street in Old TownCost: Free Newhall More oldtownnewhall.com/info: http:// thursdaysatnewhall/revved-up/ SCV JNet Chapter Monthly Meeting What: JNet, the Jewish Business networking group’s monthly meeting.
When: 2nd Thursday of the month, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Congregation Beth Shalom, 21430 Centre Pointe Pkwy., Santa Clarita
More info: Jeff Eisenberg, 661-964-2600
Friday, September 15 73rd Annual Parish Barbecue at OLPH, Fri, Sat & Sun, Sep 15-17 What: 73rd Annual Parish Barbecue - This annual community tradition is being celebrated on September 15, 16 & 17. Rides, entertainment, foods from around the world, beer garden, and the traditional deep pit BBQ dinner comprise this event. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun.
When: Fri 6-11 p.m., Sat 4-11 p.m. and Sun 2-9 p.m.
Where: OLPH, 23233 Lyons Ave., Newhall Cost: Free to attend
More info: Margaret Shapiro, 661-259-2276 AARP Smart Driver Safety Program, Fri & Sat What: AARP Smart Driver Safety Program which may qualify participants 50 and over for a discount from your insurance company.
When: Fri, 1-5 p.m. Sat 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall
Cost: AARP Members - $15, Non-members $20. Cash or check, no credit cards.
More info: 661-259-9444 Santa Clarita Veteran Services Meeting What: This is a place for veterans to obtain information and services to make life more fulfilling.
When: 11:30 a.m. 3rd Friday of the month
Where: University Center, Room 301, at College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd., Valencia
Cost: Free More info: scv-vets.org Saturday, September 16 Danish Days Trip to Solvang
What: Spend the morning in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley at the festival and experience the sights, sounds, food and Danish culture that make Solvang famous. Bring Money for shopping, dining and casino. Price includes transportation and buffet dinner. When: 7:30 a.m. Where: The Centre, 20880 Centre Pointe Pkwy., Santa Clarita
Cost: $57 for SCV residents and $63 for non-residents
More info: Register online at: santa-clarita.com/Seasons. Last day for registration is Sep. 11. For more information contact Jennifer Lindstrom at 661-250-3731. Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds Parent Summit What: Learn more about how to create healthy habits at home and strategies for positive discipline. When: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Where: Boys & Girls Club, 24909 Newhall Ave., Newhall
Cost: Free. Continental breakfast will be provided. Walk-ins welcome.
More info: Register at www. santaclaritaparentsummit. eventbrite.com Santa Clarita Republican Women Federation Breakfast Meeting What: Santa Clarita Republican Women Federation Luncheon Meeting.
When: 9:15 a.m. meet & Greet, 9:30 a.m. meeting and Breakfast, 3rd Sat (Jan/Mar/May/Jul/Sep/
Nov) Where: Tournament Players Club View (TPC),Lane, Valencia26550 Heritage
questionsMore info: pleaseFor cost call and 661-3471015. other Reservations are required. Magic Mountain Sectional Bridge Tournament, Sat & Sun What: Magic Mountain Sectional Bridge Tournament is coming to the SCV Seize this opportunity that comes only once a year. If you are a bridge player and want to meet others-make friends and enjoy free food, then come on over! Participants come from all over LA and beyond. When: Sat & Sun 10 a.m. Where: Friendly Valley Auditorium, 19345 Avenue of the Oaks, Santa Clarita Cost: $30 pp, $120 per team
More info: Please email Bill Brodek at email@example.com. Tech Trek Homecoming Party What: Calling all Tech Trekkers from 2017! Come join us for this awards party and to reunite with your fellow campers. When: 10-11:30 a.m. Where: St. Stephen’s Church, 24901 Orchard Village Rd., Santa Clarita Cost: Free, but RSVP required.
More info: Please RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Zonta LifeForward Workshop:
What: The workshop will help participants focus on dealing with conflict and anger issues at home and resolving personal anger issues. Presenter will be Patricia Patton, Ph.D., a local clinical psychologist, marriage and family counselor. She is a staff member with Emerge from Anger and co-author of numerous books and workbooks on anger management. When: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Where: Savia Community Center, 23780 Newhall Ave., Newhall
Cost: Free More info: Pre-registration required, 661-288-0117. Free childcare is available through Single Mothers Outreach for women who register in advance. Spanish translation also can be provided with advance request. Brittany Foundation Dog Adoption
What: The Brittany Foundation Sanctuary & Dog Rescue will bring some of our large & small dogs to the PetSmart National Adoption Weekend event in Stevenson Ranch. Additional dogs from our ranch can be viewed at our website. The Brittany Foundation will be at PetSmart every third Saturday of the month with more dogs that need Forever Homes. Please Adopt, Don’t Shop! When: 12-3 p.m. Where: PetSmart, 24965 Pico Canyon Rd., Stevenson Ranch
More info: Nancy Anderson, 661-713-5240, Gwen Romani, 661-257-9355; brittanyfoundationonline.org.
Discover Day 2017: Discover,
Play and Explore
What: The Santa Clarita Public Library invites residents of all ages to discover, play and explore the world of nature, wildlife and geology at the inaugural event. Learn about Vasquez Rocks and Placerita Canyon Nature Center, as well as crafts, a scavenger hunt, education displays and much more. When: 1-4 p.m. Where: Valencia Library, 23743 Valencia Boulevard
Cost: Free More info: For more information, please call the Santa Clarita Public Library at 661-259-0750 or visit the library website at SantaClaritaLibrary.com. Michael Hoefflin Foundation’s 24th Annual Evening Under the Stars What: An evening of dining, auction & entertainment. The money raised funds a variety of programs and operations of the Michael Hoefflin Foundation, which works to make a difference in the lives of children battling cancer, as well as helping their families. Garden Formal Attire; Tickets Required. When: 5:30-11 p.m. Where: Mann Biomedical Park, 25104 Rye Canyon Loop, Valencia Cost: $150-$325 per ticket
More info: https://www.mhf. org/events/gala/
Sunday, September 17 VietnamChapter 355 Veterans of America, What: Santa Monthly Clarita Meeting.Valley, San Serving FernandoValley. Valley and antelope When: Every 3rd Sunday, 9 a.m. Where: Sizzler Restaurant, 19013 Golden Valley Road, Santa Clarita
More info: vva-355.org Constitution Day Celebration & Picnic What: Community Readings of the Constitution, Family Friendly, Non-Partisan, Special Guest Speakers, Activities, Prizes. The first 200 families to arrive will receive a free pocket Constitution. Bring a picnic for your family, along with a picnic blanket and/or chairs. We’ll provide free water bottles and dry snacks, while supplies last. When: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Where: Dr.Richard H. Rioux Memorial Park 26233 Faulkner Dr., Stevenson Ranch
Cost: Free More info: Julie Olsen, 661-3671331, email@example.com Go Inside the 2017 Dodgers with World Series Champion Steve Yeager What: Go inside the 2017 Dodgers amazing season with Dodger legend and Coach Steve Yeager. He’ll talk about the fantastic pitching staff, the incredible young talent, Kershaw’s return, and the upcoming playoffs. Event is free to the public and baseballs and photos will be signed free of charge. When: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Where: Congregation Beth Shalom, 21430 Centre Pointe Pkwy., Santa Clarita
Cost: Free More info: Hal Dash, 661-3127086, firstname.lastname@example.org LARC Train of Love Fundraiser What: The “Train of Love” is as a family-friendly event that will include a variety of food vendor options, carnival-style games, live entertainment, music and dancing under a big top-style tent. The proceeds from this event benefit the nonprofit organization’s residential and day programs and services. When: 1 p.m. Where: LARC Ranch, Cost: Adults $125, Kids $50, Families $325
More info: http://larcfoundation. org/fundraisers/ The Seldon and Eva Mars Community Torah Celebration
What: Live music, Special Children’s program, Buffet Dinner, and joyous dancing. This is a historic event for the Jewish community. Bring your family to be a part of it. The scribe will conclude the final words of the Torah, we will dance and parade with the new Torah in the streets, and help welcome it to its new home. The Community Torah is being dedicated in honor of a very special couple and holocaust survivors, Seldon and Eva Mars, by their daughters and families. When: 5 p.m. Where: Chabad of SCV, 23120 Lyons Ave. #19, Newhall
More info: Choni and Frumi Marozov, email@example.com
Monday, September 18 Anniversary Week - Henry Mayo Fitness and Health What: Help celebrate the first anniversary of the Henry Mayo Fitness and Health Center. Please visit website for detailed daily events; http://www.henrymayofitness.org/anniversary
When: Daily events from 5 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Where: Henry Mayo Fitness and Health 24525 Town Center Drive, Valencia
Cost: Free More info: Sharlene Duzick, 661-200-2348, duzicksr@ henrymayo.com 11th Annual Sheriff’s Foundation & Search and Rescue Golf Tournament What: This event will feature a four-person scramble format where each player must contribute a minimum of three drives to the team’s score. Mulligan package available. This year’s event to honor the late LASD Officer, Sergeant Steven C. Owen. When: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Where: TPC Valencia, 26550 heritage View Lane, Valencia
Cost: $350 per player.
SponsorshipsMore info: To available. Register - or for questions,- Ask for call: Ken 661-7750611 Wiseman or Margie Margie Melendez: Meléndez mmelendez@or email amsfulfillment.com Swing for Scholarships, COC Foundation Golf Tournament What: Swing for Scholarships Golf Tournament Presented by Logix Federal Credit Union When: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Where: Valencia Country Club, 27330 Tourney Rd., Valencia
Cost: $400 per player. Sponsorships available.
More info: http://cocfoundation. com. To register, please contact: Cindy Biehahn (661) 362-3737, firstname.lastname@example.org Author & Watercolor Master at Barnes & Noble Demo What: Thomas W. Schaller will demonstrate watercolor painting at the Santa Clarita Artists Association (SCAA) meeting.
When: 6:30 p.m. Arrive early as it is standing room only by 6:30 p.m.
Where: Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Cost: Free More info: www.SantaClaritaArtists.org. Santa Clarita Valley Young Democrats Meeting What: Come join local young democrats for a monthly meeting to exchange ideas, meet new individuals, and have fun! When: 7-8:30 p.m. Where: Round Table Pizza, 23254 Lyons Ave., Newhall
Cost: Free More info: https://www.facebook.com/scvyoungdemocrats/
Tuesday, September 19 Fundraiser for Hurricane Harvey What: Texas needs us! 15% of your bill will be donated to the Red Cross for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Just mention you are there for the cause. When: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Where: Bella Cucina, 27911 Seco Canyon Rd., Santa Clarita
More info: Organized by Deborah Buffman, 661-244-7749 Santa Clarita Business Incubator, September 19 & 22
What: Now accepting applications for new startups - move in January 2018. The Santa Clarita Business Incubator provides participating startups creative and technology businesses low-cost office space, meeting rooms, customized trainings, a mentorship and networking program and one-on-one consulting services in Santa Clarita’s premiere Arts and Entertainment District in Old Town Newhall.
When: September 19, 2-3 p.m. September 22, 10-11 a.m.
More info: To download application materials, visit: ThinkSantaClarita.com. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Support Group What: Focused on the family that needs support, education and resources.
When: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Department of Mental Health, 23501 Cinema Dr., Santa Clarita
Cost: Free More info: 818-371-9381 NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program What: NAMI Family-toFamily is a 12-session education program for family, partners, friends and significant others of adults living with mental illness. When: 6:30 p.m. Where: Sanctuary Church, 26444 Friendly Valley Pkwy, Newhall
Cost: Free More info: To register call: 818-994-6747, or email: info@ namisanfernandovalley.org Wednesday, September 20 Castaic/Val Verde Coffee with a Cop- Deputy Brian Rooney What: A part of our community outreach in familiarizing our residents with their assigned Crime Prevention Unit Zone Leader.
When: 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 4-6
Where: It’s a Grind Coffee House, 26941 The Old Road, Castaic