Calendar of Santa Clarita Events

Agenda

  1. May
    25
    Mon

    1. Eternal Valley @ 23287 Sierra Hwy, Newhall
      10:00 am – 12:30 pm

      Eternal Valley Memorial Park will bring the community together to celebrate, honor and remember America’s heroes who gave their lives in the line of duty.

      The distinctive sound and appearance of the AT-6 planes of the Condor Squadron flying overhead will mark the commencement of the Annual Tribute to veterans, which is organized by the Santa Clarita Valley Veterans Memorial Committee and Eternal Valley Memorial Park. More than 500 area Brownies, Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts, and Boy Scouts will place more than 5,000 American flags on the graves of veterans.

      Following the ceremony the audience will be invited to the Veterans Memorial Wall for the reading of the more than 850 names inscribed on the wall.

      Refreshments will be provided.

    2. Flag Ceremony at Tejon Outlet Mall @ 5701 Outlets at Tejon
      11:30 am – 12:30 pm

      Located at flag pole between Tommy Hilfliger and Nike Factory Stores

    3. Memorial Day Bar B Q @ 24527 Spruce Street, Santa Clarita, CA, United States
      12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Hosted by American Legion 507
      Bar B Q with free music

    4. Memorial Weekend Celebration at Tejon Outlet Malls @ 5701 Outlets at Tejon
      12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

      Music, Entertainment and Giveaways

  2. May
    26
    Tue

    1. Monster Marketing Mistakes @ University Center at College of the Canyons 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, room 222, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
      9:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Monster Marketing Mistakes
      Sponsored by Citibank
      Yes, it is almost certainly true – you are making mistakes when marketing your business products and services. Maybe targeting the wrong customers. Wasting money in the wrong media. Not closing enough of those leads. Or more. Come prepared to listen, learn and discuss what you can and should do to fix those mistakes. Bring your business cards and flyers to have them challenged by your peers and a 35 year expert marketing executive – first, as a corporate executive at Disney, Activision and Panasonic and then as a small business owner just like you. Led by an SBDC Senior Business Advisor who has already helped more than 500 clients! This event can make a powerful and profitable difference for your business, whether you are an experienced pro or just getting started. Limited to 25 attendees so register early.

      Register online at: http://tinyurl.com/MonsterMarketingCiti-05262015

      Date: Tuesday, May 26
      Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
      Cost: FREE + $3 parking fee (kiosk located in lot 14)
      Location: University Center at College of the Canyons
      26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, room 222, Santa Clarita, CA 91355

    2. Basic Computer Skills Workshop @ Santa Clarita WorkSource Center, College of the Canyons Univeristy Center 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Suite 250 Santa Clarita, California 91355
      10:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Date: 5/26/2015 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
      Cost: FREE

      Interested in updating your computer skills?
      This Introductory Computer Skills Workshops will teach you skills you need to perform a successful job search.
      Learn:
      *Computer Basics: What is a computer? How to use the mouse and keyboard.
      *Email Basics: Sending an email.
      *Introduction to Windows: creating and saving files.
      *The Internet: Basic web research methods.
      *Online job searching and resume templates and other standard business forms.
      *Software training: Microsoft Email/Outlook, Word.
      *How to use the CalJobs online database for job search.

      Personalized Training: 1 Student per PC, No more than 15 Students per Teacher.
      Active participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.

      To register for the event please call 661-799-WORK (9675)

      Must be registered with CalJobs at www.caljobs.ca.gov

    3. Essential Steps to Writing a Business Plan @ University Center at College of the Canyons 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, room 327, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
      10:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Essential Steps to Writing a Business Plan
      A business plan is a necessity for the success of your business! This workshop will cover all aspects of creating a business plan. Critical topics such as business development, marketing plans, advertising strategies, financial analysis & budgeting will be covered. Attendees may bring a laptop to work on their business plan during the training.

      Register online at: http://tinyurl.com/Business-Plan-05262015

      Date: Tuesday, May 26
      Time: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
      Cost: $35 + $3 parking fee (kiosk located in lot 14)
      Location: University Center at College of the Canyons
      26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, room 327, Santa Clarita, CA 91355

    4. Learn at Lunch – Passages Lunch Tour @ 256565 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita, CA 91350
      12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

      Learn at Lunch
      Go more in depth with the artifacts at Passages with a guided tour. Take advantage of our Learn-at-Lunch program and see the exhibit over the course of 4 lunch breaks. Each Tuesday one of our staff members will lead a one-hour tour of one of the four Passages sections from noon – 1 p.m. Call the gift shop to register for a tour.

      1-888-297-8011

    5. Free Lecture Series at Passages @ : 256565 Bouquet Canyon Road Santa Clarita, CA 91350
      7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

      Why Is there No Standard Shape to the Book of Psalms? By Bill Yarchin –
      Azusa Pacific University
      Passages and Green Scholars Initiative are proud to host a series of ten lectures by nationally acclaimed authors and speakers in the fields of theology, archaeology, and history. This incredibly popular series gives you unprecedented access to first-hand insights and cutting-edge discoveries and innovations.

      Free Admission • Limited Seating • Reservations Required
      Events Begin Promptly at 7:00 p.m.
      Please call 1-888-297-8011 to reserve your seat.

  3. May
    27
    Wed

    1. The Untold Secrets of Public Speaking – Speaking Authentically & Naturally @ TPC - 26550 Heritage View Ln, Stevenson Ranch, California 91381
      8:00 am – 10:30 am

      From our experience, professional speakers DO have some tricks up their sleeve when it comes to their speaking.

      Would you like to know what they are?
      Join us for this fun and informative session where you will discover the secrets to:

      * Energize Your Audience
      * Keep their Attention
      * Move your audience into Action
      * and more!

      This will be a thought-provoking meeting…So come with pen and paper and be prepared to create magic with your audiences.

      Includes breakfast

      Early Bird by 5/21$25.00
      Regular after 5/21 $30.00
      After 5/22 and at the door $40.00

      PayPal: karen@karencormier.com

      For more on Maurice DiMino:
      www.MauriceDiMino.com

    2. Valencia Summit Food Truck Fest @ Clubhouse on the Summit 24600 Del Monte Dr, Valencia, CA 91355, Valencia
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Weekly Food Trucks – different every week.
      Tables and chairs set up for dining.

    3. Emerging Leaders Mixer @ New Moon Restaurant, 28281 Newhall Ranch Rd
      6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      Chamber Calendar
      Description:Members aged 21-40 are invited to join this energetic and dynamic group of Emerging Business Leaders in their first mixer.

      Happy Hour Specials will be available.

      Event Date:05-27-15
      Event Time:06:00 PM – 07:30 PM Pacific

      Contact Person:Alethia Calagias
      (phone: 661-702-6977)

    4. City’s New Heights Program to Host “Screenwriting 101″ Panel Discussion @ Century Room at Santa Clarita City Hall, located at 23920 Valencia Boulevard.
      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      The City of Santa Clarita invites local artists, performers and writers to attend a free New Heights: Artist Development Panel Discussion from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in the Century Room at Santa Clarita City Hall, located at 23920 Valencia Boulevard.

      The panel discussion entitled, “Screenwriting 101,” will feature film and television professionals Rob Edwards, Gary Tieche and Jacques Thelemaque, who will share their experiences with screenwriting and provide participants with some insight and tools to create screenplays.

      Rob Edwards is an Emmy-nominated writer whose credits include “Full House,” “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air,” The Princess and the Frog and Treasure Planet among others. Edwards runs RobEdwards.net to provide tools and tricks to aspiring and professional screenwriters, and has taught and lectured at several institutions including UCLA, UC Riverside, Syracuse University, CTN Expo, The Screenwriters World Conference and Digital Hollywood, among others.

      Gary Tieche has worked as a professional screenwriter for twenty years, contributing to several projects including “Drugstore Cowboy,” Nevada, “MD’s” and Speaking of Sex, and has several projects in process including a CBS/Paramount pilot “Clean Freak” and a Dan Sackheim collaboration called “The Beautiful Neighbor.”

      Jacques Thelemaque is a co-founder and co-president of Filmmakers Alliance and has produced several feature films including Within, Midnight Movie and The Revenant. His writer-director filmography includes The Dogwalker, My Last Day on Earth, Transaction, Egg and Love Without Socks among others.

      The New Heights: Artist Development series is an initiative driven by the Santa Clarita City Council and Arts Commission and is designed to empower artists, performers and arts organization representatives with valuable tools to expand their knowledge and increase opportunities for success.

      For more information about the New Heights series, visit arts.santa-clarita.com/new-heights.

    5. Bowman High School Graduation @ College of the Canyons, Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita, CA
      7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

      At The Stadium

    6. Canyon High School Choral Spring Concert @ Canyon High School, Nadal Street, Santa Clarita, CA
      7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      May 27 – Canyon High School Choral Spring Concert
      The choirs will perform choral music covering a broad range of genres and eras, including the touching “The Lord Bless You and Keep You” by John Rutter, which has concluded the Spring Concert since 1992. Golden Valley High School Theatre at 7:30 pm. Ticket prices are $7 for adults and students without and ASB card, $5 for students with an ASB card and senior citizens. Children 10 and under are free. For more information contact Mary Purdy at mpurdy@hartdistrict.org or visit: tinyurl.com/chschoirs weblink_button

    7. Great Night Of Dancing – Open To The Public! @ DWilfri Dance Studio 23502 Lyons Avenue suite 101A Newhall , Ca 91321
      8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

      Join Us Saturday May 30, 2015 at D’Wilfri Dance Studio for A Great Night Of Dancing. Open To The Public! From 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Put your dance shoes on and dance the night away… We have everything what you’re looking for… A great dance floor, the perfect atmosphere and the amazing ballroom and Latin music that make you wanna dance!!! We’ll start the night with 30 minutes of Bachata Dance class from 8:00 pm to 8:30 pm then open dancing until 11:00 pm. Students $20per person Non Students $25per person Refreshments and Light Appetizers included.

      DWilfri Dance Studio 23502 Lyons Avenue suite 101A– Newhall , Ca 91321 For more information call Willy or ingrid at 661-754-6513 661-600-6107