Santa will arrive at Collier Park in Bill Bryant's motorized sleigh about 5:15 p.m. on Saturday. Sentinel File Photo
Thursday, Dec. 6
BUSINESS NETWORK EXCHANGE, Nuevo Grill, 1413 Main St., 7 a.m. More: 760-504-6608.
TOPS—Ramona Chapter of TOPS (Take Pounds Off Sensibly), Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, 9 a.m. Weigh-in at 8:30 a.m.
RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Tai Chi for Adults at 9 a.m., Adult Literacy Tutoring: ESL at 9:30 a.m., Diabetes Workshop at 10 a.m., Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Homework Club at 4 p.m., Teen Creative Writing Workshop at 4 p.m., Free Citizenship Class at 6 p.m., Bilingual Activity at 7 p.m.
RAMONA WOMAN’S CLUB meeting and Christmas program featuring Amy Krause and Company, 1 p.m., 524 Main St.
ARRIBA TEEN CENTER, 3 to 6 p.m., 1710 Montecito Road. More: 760-788-6443.
RAMONA COMMUNITY PLANNING GROUP, 6:30 p.m., Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St. Joint meeting with Ramona Village Design Group and Design Review Board on draft Village Core Document of design standards.
Friday, Dec. 7
PALOMAR HEALTH COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL for Ramona/Julian/Warner Springs, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane.
CHAMBER RIBBON CUTTING for Tot Town, 850 Main St., #106, noon.
“CHRISTMAS IN CANDYLAND,” Ramona High School’s Dance Productions’ 41st Annual Winter Showcase, 7 p.m. RHS Performing Arts Wing, 1401 Hanson Lane. Tickets $8 for adults, $5 for students with ID, free for children on laps. More: 760-787-4107.
RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Bouncing Baby Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Zumba at 11 a.m., Music Shop at 3 p.m., Family Storytime & Crafts at 3:15 p.m.
TOWN HALL BRIDGE CLUB—Duplicate American Contract Bridge League-sanctioned games start at 10 a.m. in Ramona Senior Center, 434 Aqua Lane. Lunch and game are $6. All bridge players are welcome. More: Mary Ann Houston, 760-789-1132.
Saturday, Dec. 8
TOYS FOR TOTS COLLECTION, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ramona Airport, 2926 Montecito Road.
ESCONDIDO HUMANE SOCIETY Adoption Outreach and Canned Food and Towel Drive, Kahoots Pets Store, 947 Main St., noon to 3 p.m. Public invited to meet some of the humane society’s adoptable dogs. Gently used towels and canned dog and cat food is appreciated. More: 760-788-7785.
KIWANIS OF RAMONA, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Ramona Valley Grill, 344 Main St. More: 760-440-3000.
WEIGHT WATCHERS, Ramona Woman’s Club, 524 Main St. Doors open 8 a.m., meeting at 8:30. More: weightwatchers.com.
RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Exercise dance class at 9 a.m., Teen Movie—final installment of the Batman Trilogy at 4 p.m.
RAMONA CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKET, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kmart lot, 1855 Main St.
RAMONA PONY BASEBALL SPRING 2013 SIGNUPS, 10 a.m. to noon, Pony Baseball snack shack, 434 Aqua Lane. Signups will also be held Dec. 9, and Jan. 5 and 6. More: ramonabaseball.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING, 5 to 9 p.m., Collier Park, 636 E St. Santa arrives 5:15 p.m.; tree lighting at 5:30. Photos with Santa, entertainment, classic movies, snow machine, cookie painting, Christmas craft center, food vendors. Free admission. More: RamonaChamber.com.