RAMONA FIRE DEPARTMENT OPEN HOUSE, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Station 80, 829 San Vicente Road. Jaws of Life, stove fire and fire extinguisher demonstrations. Smokey Bear, firefighting dozer, fire engines, helicopters, interactive fire safety trailer, music, and CHP, sheriff and CERT booths. Mexican food available. More: 760-788-2269.
RAMONA HIGH HOMECOMING FOOTBALL GAME, 7 p.m., Bulldog Stadium, Hanson Lane and San Vicente Road. Admission: Adults, $7; Students K-12 and seniors 60+, $5; Children 4 and younger and students with RHS ASB card, free.
DOS PICOS PARK FREE SATURDAY PROGRAMS, 17953 Dos Picos Park Road. Ranger-led Walk and Talk, 10 to 11 a.m.; Junior Rangers, 11 a.m. to noon; Snakes ‘N Skins 1 to 1:30 p.m.; Craft Time 2 to 3 p.m.; Earth Ball 4 to 4:30 p.m.; Texture Scavenger Hunt 5 to 6:30 p.m.; Bat Hike, twilight — check ranger station for exact time. More: co.san-diego.ca.us/parks/actguide.html or call 760-789-2220.
DOS PICOS PARK FREE SATURDAY PROGRAMS, 17953 Dos Picos Park Road. Ranger-led Walk and Talk, 10 to 11 a.m.; Junior Rangers, 11 a.m. to noon; Snakes ‘N Skins 1 to 1:30 p.m.; Craft Time 2 to 3 p.m.; Earth Ball 4 to 4:30 p.m.; Texture Scavenger Hunt 5 to 6:30 p.m. Night Hike, 7:30 p.m. For full listing see program guide at co.san-diego.ca.us/parks/actguide.html or call 760-789-2220.
Ramona Library will celebrate its centennial anniversary as a branch of the San Diego County Free Library on Oct. 3 with an afternoon of entertainment and refreshments for the community.
Starting with Ramona author Chuck LeMenager’s presentation on the history of Ramona at 3 p.m., the celebration will continue
Santa Ysabel artist James Hubbell will celebrate the 30th anniversary of his Ilan-Lael Foundation Sept. 28, from 5 to 9 p.m., at First Unitarian Universalist Church in Hillcrest.
The celebration will feature food, wine, a silent auction, speakers and dance. Tickets are $150 per person.
Ramona Pregnancy Care Clinic will host childbirth preparation and parenting classes this fall.
A two-session childbirth preparation series will be held at the clinic, 1530 Main St., Suite 6, on Thursdays, Sept. 26 and Oct. 3 at 11:30 a.m. Class One will focus on the hospital experience such as when to go to the hospital, what will happen, tests and coping measures. Emergency birth will be discussed in case there is not enough time to get to the hospital.
11th ANNUAL CAR SHOW & ‘50s ROCK—Ramona Oaks Park, 25341 Pappas Road, 5 p.m. Admission free. Car and motorcycle entry free. Space is limited. Register at 760-789-3788, ext. 5034, or email email@example.com. Prizes and trophies will be awarded. Live music from the Bobby Sanchez Combo. Hosted by San Diego Country Estates Association. Food and beverages available for purchase.
The occurrence of the Jewish Holy Days varies from year to year because they are based on a lunar calendar. This year Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) begins at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13.
In Ramona, Kol Nidre and Yom Kippur services will be held in the Rotunda of San Diego Country Estates, 16911 Gunn Stage Road. Rabbi Leslie Bergson and Cantor Mary Baron conduct all services.
On Saturday, Sept. 14, opening prayers start at 10 a.m. Memorial services will be read at about 11 a.m. There will be a Break-the-Fast potluck supper at sundown after the close of services.
All are welcome to attend. There is no charge. The entrance fee is a sack of non-perishable food, which will be donated to The Ramona Food and Clothes Closet.
For more information, call Diana Levin, the congregation president, at 760-789-2781.
CONCERT IN THE PARK—Free family event, noon to 5 p.m., Dos Picos County Park, 17953 Dos Picos Park Road. Variety of live music, food truck pavilion, vendors and micro brews. More: sdcounty.ca.gov/parks/press/Concertinthepark.html.