Our Town Calendar of Events

Thursday May 16

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., Teen Movie & Munchies at 3 p.m., Homework Help 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.

ARRIBA TEEN CENTER,

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

RAMONA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE RODEO MEGA MIXER,

hosted by Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 6 to 8 p.m., 421 Aqua Lane. Admission $5 for chamber members, $10 for others. More: 760-789-1311.

RAMONA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD,

7 p.m., Wilson Administrative Center, 720 Ninth St. More: ramonausd.net

Friday May 17

TOWN HALL BRIDGE CLUB—

Duplicate American Contract Bridge League-sanctioned games start at 10 a.m. in Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St. Game: $6. All bridge players are welcome. More: Mary Ann Houston, 760-789-1132.

RAMONA LIBRARY,

1275 Main St. Improve Your Family Life Classes in Spanish at 10 a.m., 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.

RAMONA RODEO,

7:30 p.m., gates open at 5:30, Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane.  Mutton busting at halftime, Urban Cowboy Mechanical Bull Jackpot at pavilion after the rodeo. More: ramonarodeo.net.

Saturday May 18

JEEP & OFF-ROAD SWAP MEET,

8 a.m., Miller Off-Road, 330 Elm St. More: 760-788-6557.

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 CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKET,

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kmart lot, 1855 Main St.

RAMONA LIBRARY,

1275 Main St. Exercise dance class at 9 a.m.

MAIN STREET PARADE,

10 a.m., from 13th to Fourth streets. More: ramonarodeo.net.

DOG ADOPTION EVENT,

Animal Pharm, 1668 Main St. (Stater Bros. center), 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Help for homeless pets. More: 610-743-3461.

RAMONA SOCCER LEAGUE FALL SIGNUPS,

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Stater Brothers shopping center next to Quiznos, 1664 Main St.  Bring copy of player’s birth certificate. More: ramonasoccerleague.com.

DOS PICOS PARK FREE SATURDAY PROGRAMS,

17953 Dos Picos Park Road.  Snakes ‘N Skins 11 to 11:30 a.m.; Jr. Rangers 1 to 2 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., Evening Program with computer slides, puppetry, games shows, sing-a-longs, and live bug cam, 9 to 9:45 p.m. For full listing see program guide at co.san-diego.ca.us/parks/actguide.html or call 760-789-2220.

RAMONA RODEO,

7:30 p.m., gates open at 5:30, Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane.  Free family dance after rodeo at pavilion. More: ramonarodeo.net.

“THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE,”

7:30 p.m., Bonham Bros. & Stewart, 321 12th St., presented by Out of the Box Players. General admission $5. Due to paranormal and creepy situations, may not be suitable for young children. More: 760-789-0856, outoftheboxplayers.blogspotcom.

FAMILY MOVIE,

Ramona Church of Christ, 530 11th St., 7:45 to 10 p.m., movie “Honey I Shrunk the Kids” starts at 8, free admission, bring chairs or watch from your vehicle. More: www.ramonachurchofchrist.org.

Sunday May 19

COWBOY CHURCH,

9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Ramona Outdoor Community Center cowboy hospitality area, 421 Aqua Lane.

RAMONA SOCCER LEAGUE FALL SIGNUPS,

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Stater Brothers shopping center, next to Quiznos, 1664 Main St.  Bring copy of player’s birth certificate. More: ramonasoccerleague.com.

KIDS DAY,

noon to 2 p.m., Ramona Outdoor Community Center Pavilion, 421 Aqua Lane. More: ramonarodeo.net.

RAMONA RODEO,

2:30 p.m., gates open at 12:30, Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 421 Aqua Lane. More: ramonarodeo.net.

“CATHOLICISM,”

the fourth in a 10-DVD series, “Our Tainted Nature’s Solitary Boast: Mary, the Mother of God,” Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 537 E St., 3 p.m.  Public welcome. More: 760-789-0583.

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 20

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL CAMP,

May 20 to May 23. Registration 8 to 9 a.m., camp 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ramona Pony Baseball Fields. Conducted by Sturgeon’s School of Baseball, open to players 7 to 14. Cost: $90 for one registrant with discounts for two or more for the four days, or $25 for single day. For more information or to reserve space call John Sturgeon, 760-703-9965.

INTERMOUNTAIN REPUBLICAN WOMEN FEDERATED,

10:45 a.m., Barbara DeGraw’s home, 3889 Daley Road, Julian. Guest speaker: fourth-generation Julian resident David Lewis, owner of Historical Tours of Julian and president of the Julian Pioneer Museum. He has been researching Julian history since 1999 and is author of “Last Known Address.” Cost: $15. For directions, 760-789-3215. More: 760-788-6342, 760-789-3215.

RAMONA LIBRARY,

1275 Main St., Storytime & craft at 10:30 a.m., Disney Pixar film “Toy Story” at 1 p.m., Adult Book Club at 1 p.m., Wii at 3 p.m., Free Citizenship Class at 6 p.m.

WRITERS GROUP MEETS

—Ramona Christian Writers Group, 6 to 8 p.m. Contact Byron Mettler for location: 760-310-9539 or email explorerseries@gmail.com.

WEIGHT WATCHERS

, 6 p.m., Ramona Woman’s Club, 524 Main St. More: weightwatchers.com.

GRIEFSHARE SUPPORT GROUP,

for anyone who is grieving the death of a loved one, Mountain View Community Church off Ash and Highway 78, 6:15 to 8 p.m. each Monday, starting May 13, for 13 weeks. You may join at any time.  Charge of $15 for the workbook, scholarships available.  More: 760-789-4798.

Tuesday May 21

RAMONA ROTARY CLUB,

luncheon meeting in Ramona Valley Grill, 344 Main St. Lunch at noon, meeting at 12:30 p.m., guest speaker at 1 p.m. More Information: 760-787-3206.

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL CAMP,

Registration 8 to 9 a.m., camp 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ramona Pony Baseball Fields. Conducted by Sturgeon’s School of Baseball, open to players 7 to 14. See entry under May 20.

RAMONA LIBRARY,

1275 Main St., Adult Literacy Tutoring: ESL at 9:30 a.m., Yoga at 11 a.m., Disney Pixar film “Finding Nemo” at 1 p.m., Teen Mixed Media Art at 3 p.m., Teen Chess Club at 3 p.m., Folkloric Dance at 4 p.m., Pajama Storytime at 7 p..m.

ARRIBA TEEN CENTER,

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

RHS BULLDOG FOOTBALL  LIFT-A-THON,

6 to 8:30 p.m., Ramona High School gym, 1401 Hanson Lane. Proceeds go toward the football program.

RAMONA COMMUNITY SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE,

6 p.m., 1010 Ramona St. A showcase of the school year titled “Children’s Night” will be held in lieu of traditional open house.

“CATHOLICISM,”

the fourth in a 10-DVD series, “Our Tainted Nature’s Solitary Boast: Mary, the Mother of God,” Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 537 E St., 7 p.m.  Public welcome. More: 760-789-0583.

Wednesday May 22

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL CAMP,

Registration 8 to 9 a.m., camp 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ramona Pony Baseball Fields. Conducted by Sturgeon’s School of Baseball, open to players 7 to 14. See entry under May 20.

TOWN HALL BRIDGE CLUB—

Duplicate American Contract Bridge League-sanctioned games start at 10 a.m. in Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St. Game: $6. All bridge players are welcome. More: Mary Ann Houston, 760-789-1132.

RAMONA LIBRARY,

1275 Main St., Preschool Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Storytime Craft at 11 a.m., Disney Pixar film “Monsters Inc.” at 1 p.m., Teen Games/Wii at 3 p.m., Club Tres/Wii at 3 p.m.

ARRIBA TEEN CENTER,

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

JAMES DUKES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE,

5:30 p.m., 24908 Abalar Way.

AWANA CLUB

, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nondenominational Bible-centered program for children and teens ages 3 to 18, meets in two locations. More: RamonaAwana.org or Kevin Springfield, 760-315-2323.

   
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