Picks of the Week
By Shane Cohn and Michel Cicero 04/05/2012
EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA Saturday, April 7, noon-3 p.m. A strolling Easter Bunny, an egg hunt and Easter Bunny costume contest for children and adults, crafts, a petting zoo, balloon art and face painting. Janss Marketplace, Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. For more information, visit www.janssmarketplace.net.
EASTER EGG HUNT Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The city of Moorpark’s annual egg hunts for all ages will be at Arroyo Vista Park. Also, there will be carnival games, pony rides, a petting zoo and food. Bring a basket. 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark. $5-$10. For more information, call 517-6300.
EASTER LUNCH TRAIN Sunday, April 8, noon-3 p.m. The Fillmore & Western Railway’s Easter Lunch Train will feature a ride through the Heritage Valley along with lunch (ham is the main course for adults, mini hamburgers and mac-and-cheese for kids) and the Easter Bunny. Reservations required. $22-$47. 351 Santa Clara Ave. For more information, call 524-2546 or visit www.fwry.com.
CAMARILLO EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA AND CRAFT FAIR Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Egg hunts, craft vendors, food booths, carnival rides, inflatables, pony rides and a petting zoo. Camarillo Community Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo. For more information, call 482-1996 or visit www.pvrpd.org.
EGGS-TRAVAGANZA Friday, April 6, through Sunday, April 8, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. At Underwood Family Farms in Moorpark, Easter weekend admission is $6 and children younger than 2 are free. Easter activities will take place in the grass field behind the Animal Center. The Animal Show and yractor-drawn wagon ride are included with admission. Cameras are encouraged! 3370 Sunset Valley Road, Moorpark. For more information, 529-3690.
CHANNEL ISLANDS EASTER BUNNY DAY Sunday, April 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. There will be many events going on continuously throughout the day-long “celebration,” including egg decorating contest, Easter egg hunt with the Easter Bunny with prizes at noon and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Other events will be face painting, live music, barbecues and more. Channel Islands Harbor Farmers and Fishermen’s Market, 3350 S. Harbor Blvd., Oxnard.
WOMEN OF TROY April 6 through 29. SENGA Classic Stage Company presents Francisca Beach’s adaptation of the classic Greek play by Eurpides about women surviving in and responding to a post-war world. It was first performed in 415 B.C. Music composed by John Biggs. Musical director Jaye Hersh. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $12-$15. Ojai Valley Grange, 381 Cruzero St., Ojai. 646-4885 or www.franciscabeach.com.