Sunday General: Unitarian Universalists host Global Warming Forum Posted by: Eve Bushman What: The Unitarian Universalist Church of Santa Clarita will present a forum on global warming. Sponsored by the church’s Social and Environmental Justice Team, the event will feature guest speaker Jan Kidwell of the Sierra Club who will make a short presentation, then answer questions and offer suggestions, large and small, about what individuals can do on this issue. All are welcome. For further information, visit www.UUofSCV.org or call (661) 254-7866. When: Noon-1:30 p.m. Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall Monday Clubs: Book Club will Discuss “Freakonomics” Posted by: Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library What: The Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library Book Club will discuss “Freakonomics” by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner. Call (661) 251-2720. When: 6:30 p.m. Where: Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library, 18601 Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country Health: “Bosom Buddies” Breast Cancer Support Group Posted by: Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital/American Cancer Society What: Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, in association with the American Cancer Society, invites cancer patients and their families and friends to a night of caring and sharing. “Bosom Buddies,” a breast cancer support group, meets the second Monday of every month. “Bosom Buddies” is facilitated by Laura Scott. Please RSVP to (661) 298-0886, option 3. For information call (661) 253-8060 2007 Schedule: Feb. 12, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov.12, Dec. 10. When: 7-9 p.m. Where: Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Health Foundation Building (far west end of campus) Wednesday General: Monthly Networking Breakfast Posted by: SCV Chamber of Commerce What: Sponsored by AutoSpa Carwash & Extreme Detail. Cost: $10 for members with reservations; $15 for members without reservations; and $25 for nonmembers. E-mail reservations to [email protected] Voicemail reservations to (661) 702-6977, Ext. 426. RSVP no later than 5 p.m. Monday When: 7:30 a.m. Where: HomeTown Buffet, 23154 Valencia Blvd., Valencia Day Activities: Oldie but Goodie Posted by: Mary Gallant, movie house manager What: Senior Center Cinema presents “The Quiet Man” starring John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara and Barry Fitzgerald. All are welcome to enjoy the film on our big screen for a $1 donation. Popcorn will be sold for a quarter. We have free prize drawings, free parking and our cinema is wheelchair friendly. For information or group senior transportation, call (661) 259-9444. When: 2:15-4:30 p.m. Where: Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall Thursday Nightlife: Teen Game Night Posted by: Valencia Library What: Teens are invited to test their skills and expertise on checkers, chess and other board games on the last two Thursdays of each month. Call (661) 259-8942. When: 6:30-8 p.m. Where: Valencia Library, 23743 W. Valencia Blvd., Valencia. Friday Nightlife: Sweetheart Dance Posted by: SCV Senior Center What: Dancers 18 and over are invited to take advantage of the best hardwood dance floor in the valley. Singles and couples are welcome. Cost: $5 per person. For information, call (661) 259-9444. When: 7:30-10:30 p.m. Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall. Nightlife: Cupid’s Ball Dance Posted by: LETMESAIL What: Call the LETMESAIL Hotline at (661) 702-8555 or e-mail [email protected] to RSVP. LETMESAIL (Lifestyle Enrichment Through Meaningful Exercise, Social Activity and Independent Living) hosts activities for individuals with disabilities. For information, visit www.letmesail.org. Volunteer opportunities are available. When: 7-9 p.m. Where: Valencia High School MPR, 27801 N. Dickason Drive, Valencia Saturday Classes: Free Landscape Education Class Posted by: Castaic Lake Water Agency What: Castaic Lake Water Agency provides free monthly landscape education classes. The February class is on propagation. Call Karen Denkinger at (661) 513-1230 to RSVP. When: 9 a.m.-noon Where: Castaic Lake Water Agency, 27234 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus Charity: Bowl-A-Thon to Benefit Heads Up Therapy Posted by: SCV-Newhall Optimist Club What: This Bowl-a-Thon will benefit Heads Up Therapy, a horse-riding therapy program located in the Santa Clarita Valley. The Optimist Club is looking for bowlers, sponsors and/or donations. Along with the bowling, there will be a silent auction and food will be available at a minimal cost. East participants is required to get five sponsors minimum and will bowl three games. Sponsors must pledge at least 5 cents per pin and the minimum score per game is 100. Prizes will be awarded to the top collectors. Heads Up has been providing quality service to many disabled children with varying disabilities since its inception in 1986. Instructors provide group and private sessions, incorporating games, exercises and music into the therapy program. For information, call Mike Holt at (661) 236-7265 or visit www.scv-optimist.org. When: 6-9 p.m. Where: Santa Clarita Lanes, 21615 Soledad Canyon Road, Saugus Charity: Bowl-A-Thon for Pleasantview Industries Posted by: Pleasantview Industries Inc. What: This fundraising day will consist of a Bowl-A-Thon at 1 p.m. and a No-Tap Tournament, silent auction and drawings at 5 p.m. The event will raise funds for our programs serving individuals with developmental disabilities. For information, call (661) 296-6700 or e-mail [email protected] When: 1 p.m. Where: Valencia Lanes, 23700 W. Lyons Ave., Valencia Sunday, Feb. 18 General: The World’s Largest Purim Carnival. Posted by: Temple Beth Ami What: Temple Beth Ami and Jewish Life present PURIMFEST. Enjoy all of Six Flags’ rides and attractions, plus children’s choirs, celebrity entertainers, special guests, crafts for the kids and much more. Kosher food vendors will be selling fabulous food. For information and seriously discounted tickets, contact Temple Beth Ami at (661) 255-6410. When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Where: Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!