Our Town Calendar of Events lists the range of events and activities planned in Ramona for the coming week. If readers notice an event is not listed, email email@example.com and it will be added.
Wednesday, Oct. 26
FUN WITH ZERISCAPES
: Water-wise Designs for the Arid Southwest is the topic of a presentation by Ramona landscape designer Christiane Holmquist during the San Vicente Valley Club luncheon meeting in the San Vicente Inn, 24157 San Vicente Road. Cost is $12. Social time is 11 a.m., call to order is 11:30, lunch is at noon and the program is at 1 p.m.
BINGO FOR A CURE,
an event supporting Ramona 3-Day Streetwalkers’ participation in the Susan B. Komen 3-Day for the Cure 60-mile walk Nov. 18-20, will be in the San Diego Country Estates Rotunda at the International Equestrian Center, 16911 Gunn Stage Road, at 5:30 p.m. Streetwalker members Gina Walter and Darlene Scott are event organizers. Donations of $25 per person cover the first bingo book, dinner and dessert. For more information or to RSVP, call Gina Walter at 760-789-1414 or 760-525-2046.
Ramona Community Planning Group Parks Subcommittee,
7 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. Develop/confirm Park Land Dedication Ordinance project priority list and recreation programming priority.
Thursday, Oct. 27
The Ramona Chapter of TOPS (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) meets in Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, at 9 a.m. Weigh-in is at 8:30 a.m.
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB TOUR
—The public is invited to a behind-the-scenes tour of the youth club from 4 to 5 p.m. at the club, 622 E St. in Collier Park. “Hear our stories and see our programs.” Beverages and snacks will be provided. RSVP to Robyn Andrews at 858-866-0591, extension 208, or RAndrews@SDYouth.org.
—Rehearsals start for the cantata “Glorious Joy” at 6:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room of First Congregational Church, 404 Eighth St., at 6:30 p.m. and will be held Thursdays at the same time. Anyone interested in participating is welcome. Combined choirs and community participants will sing the cantata in the church on two Sundays in December. For more information, call 760-789-3348 or visit www.fccramona.org.
Friday, Oct. 28
—The Ladies Auxiliary of Ramona Veterans of Foreign Wars, Pfc. Archie G. McArthur Post 3783, will hold its annual rummage sale at the VFW post, 2247 Kelly Ave., from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (no early birds, please). Proceeds from the sale go to programs that benefit veterans and their families and the Ramona community throughout the year. Donations will be accepted after 10 a.m. each day before the sale. For pickup of large items, call 760-809-8912.
—Mt. Woodson Elementary School’s Fall Carnival promises to be “the most Spooktacular night” at the school, 17427 Archie Moore Road, from 5 to 8 p.m. There will be cotton candy, popcorn, hamburgers, hot dogs, ghosts, goblins, witches and screams of laughter. Booths, prizes, a haunted house and a cake walk are just part of the fun planned. Mt. Woodson PTA sponsors the carnival, and proceeds will benefit school programs and projects supported by the PTA. See www.mtwoodsonpta.org for more information.