Our Town Calendar of Events

Thursday, May 3

BUSINESS NETWORK EXCHANGE, Nuevo Grill, 1413 Main St., 7 a.m. More: 760-504-6608.

RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Tai Chi for Adults at 9 a.m., Diabetes Workshops 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.

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.

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER—Mountain View Community Church, state Route 78 and Ash St., will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for prayers for our nation.

RAMONA WOMAN’S CLUB, 1 p.m., clubhouse, 524 Main St. Guest speaker Darrel McKenzie’s topic is Kitchen Science: It’s a Matter of Change. All are welcome. Refreshments follow presentation.

GUY B. WOODWARD MUSEUM, 1 to 3 p.m., 645 Main St. More: 760-789-7644.

ARRIBA TEEN CENTER, 3 to 6 p.m., 1710 Montecito Road. More: 760-788-6443.

RAMONA COMMUNITY PLANNING GROUP, 7 p.m., Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St.

COMMUNITY BIBLE STUDY, 7 p.m. Ramona Woman’s Clubhouse, 524 Main St. Interdenominational. Open to men and women. Led by the Rev. Russell Martin, pastor and Poway sheriff chaplain. Studying Book of Acts. Materials provided, refreshments served, Bibles available. More: 858-621-0644 or ctksd.org.

Friday, May 4

RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Yoga at 11 a.m., Teen Music Shop at 3 p.m., Family Storytime & Crafts at 3:15 p.m.

Saturday, May 5

RAMONA BLUEGRASS & OLD WEST FEST, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane. More: ramonabluegrassfest.com.

VFW PIG ROAST FUNDRAISER, 1 p.m., Dalemar Ranch, 17067 El Sol Road. Dinner from 3 to 5 p.m. All-you-can-eat pork, turkey, and beef supplied. Side dishes welcome. Children welcome. Donations: $25 per adult, $15 for ages 13 to 18, $10 for ages 7 to 12, free for ages 6 and younger and for military, police, and fire personnel. Music and motorhome and tent camping. More: 760-788-6350, 619-247-0535, or 619-247-0536.

KIWANIS OF RAMONA, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Sizzler, 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 information: weightwatchers.com, 1-800-651-6000.

HOLISTIC HEALTH COACH Javier Franko, free, Ramona Family Naturals, 642 Main St., work to reach health goals in areas such as achieving optimal weight, reducing food cravings, increasing sleep, and maximizing energy. More: 760-787-5987.

ART RECEPTION, 3 to 5 p.m., Olde Ramona Hotel Gallery, 845 Main St. Artists Works by Nancy Berger and Sophia Ann Dawes are featured in the Discovery Room. Works by other artists are featured in the gallery’s Featured Artists room. Spring theme is “All Things Bright and Beautiful.” Meet the artists. Refreshments served. All are welcome. More: 760-789-3682.

HORSEPOWER FOR LIFE to benefit The American Cancer Society, International Equestrian Center, 16911 Gunn Stage Road. Public welcome. Vehicles of San Diego informal procession and display, open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Performances by Drille Divas and Rhythm Riders, 5:30 to 6 p.m. Catered dinner, silent auction, booths, vendors, live music. More: www.drillediva.com, drillediva@hotmail.com or 760-789-6350.

Sunday, May 6

RAMONA BLUEGRASS & OLD WEST FEST, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane. More: ramonabluegrassfest.com.

GUY B. WOODWARD MUSEUM, 1 to 4 p.m., 645 Main St. More: 760-789-7644.

CAR SHOW, 4 to 6 p.m., Albertsons parking lot, 1400 block of Main Street. Owners of pre-1974 trucks and cars are welcome to display vehicles. Tractors, tanks, boats, Peterbilts, motorcycles and other vehicles welcome. Free. More: 760-789-3396.

Monday, May 7

SPRING ROUNDUP, Cub Scout Pack 678 welcomes parents and prospective Scouts to learn about Scouting at its Spring Roundup from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Ramona Oaks Park in San Diego Country Estates.

RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Scrapbooking at 9:30 a.m., Baby Lapsit Storytime at 11:30 a.m., Homework Club at 4 p.m., National Latino Research Center at 5 p.m., Free Citizenship Class at 6 p.m. More: 760-612-3211.

Tuesday, May 8

RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Chess and Chips (chess boards, chess lessons, and snacks) for ages 10 to 17 at 3 p.m., Homework Club at 4 p.m., Pajama Storytime at 7 p.m.

RAMONA ROTARY CLUB luncheon meeting in Sizzler of Ramona, 344 Main St. Lunch at noon, meeting at 12:30 p.m., guest speaker at 1 p.m. More: 760-787-3206.

RAMONA MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT, 4:30 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. More: www.rmwd.org.

RAMONA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD, 7 p.m., Wilson Administrative Center, 729 Ninth Street. More: ramonausd.net.

Wednesday, May 9

RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. Preschool Storytime at 11 a.m., Storytime Craft at 11:30 a.m., Homework Club at 4 p.m., Teen Gaming at 4 p.m.

CRONY CAPITALISM AMERICAN STYLE—David Stockman and George Goehl, one famous and one becoming famous, will discuss Crony Capitalism American-style and a look at American corporation’s practice of it from Main Street. Ramona Forum’s video presentation with expert and audience critique is part of its socio-economic series in Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St., at 6 p.m. All in the community — liberal, conservative, and in between — are invited to express their view on the subjects.

DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION NIGHT, 7 p.m., Ramona High School Performing Arts Wing, 1401 Hanson Lane. Deputy Sheriff David Ross, instrumental in establishing the Oxy Task Force, will discuss teenagers and prescription drugs. Public welcome. More: page 2.

SAN VICENTE SADDLE CLUB meets at 7:30 p.m. in the San Diego Country Estates International Equestrian Center, 16911 Gunn Stage Road. For membership and other club information, call Lily Voegeli at 760-788-7533. More information is also at sanvicentesaddleclub.com.



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