‘HMS Pinafore” at Theatre on the Hill

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HMS Pinafore at Theatre on the Hill in Thousand Oaks.

HMS Pinafore at Theatre on the Hill in Thousand Oaks.

The Ventura County Gilbert and Sullivan Repertory Company will present Gilbert & Sullivan’s “HMS Pinafore” October 9 – 25 at the Theater on the Hill, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks.

For more information and tickets, please call (805) 381-1246 or visit www.HillCrestArts.com.

The VCGSRC may be reached at (805) 491-6103 or on the Web at www.VCGSRC.org.

Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County to host meeting

The Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County will hold a general meeting, co–sponsored with Temple Adat Elohim, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday, November 2, at Temple Adat Elohim 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks.

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Radio Talk Show Host Dennis Prager’s to Speak on “In Search of America’s Moral Compass” at Hyatt Westlake

The Conejo Jewish Academy will host a lecture with guest speaker Dennis Prager at thedennisHyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel on Monday, October 26th, at 8 p.m. The topic of his talk will be “In Search of America’s Moral Compass”.
“In a day and age when attitudes toward just about every moral and social issue seem to be changing as rapidly as the latest version of the smartphone” said Rabbi Moshe Bryski, the dean of the Conejo Jewish Academy, “are there still core values and ideals we can point to as being inherent to Western Civilization, or has that ship long sailed? Whether one is on the right or left politically, the question deserves our attention and honest discussion. Did the Founding Fathers of our great land envision a country that would be founded upon a moral compass with core values, and if so, what were they and does America still adhere to them?”

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