Thursday, Oct. 24
BLOOD DRIVE, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Ramona High School gymnasium, 1401 Hanson Lane. Hosted by school’s Associated Student Body, the blood drive is open to the public. Donors are to sign in at the office.
TOPS—Ramona Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds 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., Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Teen Movie & Munchies at 3 p.m., Teen Creative Writing Workshop at 4 p.m., Homework Club 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.
TOWN HALL BRIDGE CLUB, 6:30 p.m., Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St. More: 760-789-1132.
CABARET NIGHT—Talent show hosted by Ramona High School choirs, 7 p.m., RHS Performing Arts Wing, 1401 Hanson Lane. Performances include dance, drama and music. Open to the public. Admission: $5 at the box office.
RAMONA DESIGN REVIEW BOARD, 7:30 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane. Persons interested in filling vacant seat welcome.
Friday, Oct. 25
RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St. All day fine free. Bilingual Zumba at 9:30 a.m., Bouncing Baby Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Sugar Skull Decorating at 3 p.m., Teen Music Shop at 3 p.m., Family Craft at 3:15 p.m.
TOWN HALL BRIDGE CLUB, 10 a.m., Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St. More: 760-789-1132.
SUPPORT GROUP for those with depressive or bipolar illnesses, 10 to 11 a.m., 323 Hunter St. More: 760-443-6861.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 332, 7 p.m., Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St. More: 760-788-5947.
Saturday, Oct. 26
KIWANIS OF RAMONA, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Ramona Valley Grill, 344 Main St. More: 760-440-3000.
RUSD CASH AND CARRY YARD SALE—Ramona school district will sell used office furniture and sewing machines from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Olive Peirce Middle School, 1521 Hanson Lane. Prices range from $2 to $10. No checks or credit cards accepted. More: 760-787-2023.
WEIGHT WATCHERS, Ramona Woman’s Club, 524 Main St., 8 a.m.
NEIGHBORHOOD CROSSFIT FALL OPEN HOUSE and Competition Throw Down, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 2037 Main St. Event includes games and a bouncey for kids, business fair, food, silent auction, door prizes, and competition workouts. More: www.NeighborhoodCrossfit.net.
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.
PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY—Drop off unused or expired prescription drugs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Albertsons parking lot, 1459 Main St. Free, sharps not accepted. More: www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov.
DOS PICOS PARK FREE SATURDAY PROGRAMS, 17953 Dos Picos Park Road. Ranger-led Walk and Talk, 10:30 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.; Fishin’ with a Ranger, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; Bat Hike, twilight — check ranger station for exact time. More: co.san-diego.ca.us/parks/actguide.html or 760-789-2220.