Category Archives: Youth Activities

Inside the World of L.A. Geocaching, a Scavenger Hunt Taking Place All Around You

In La La Land, the home of movie magic, we’re used to our surroundings being not quite what they seem. Source of this article: LAWEEKLY Blogs, May 21, 2013 But did you know, at this very moment, you are surrounded … Continue reading

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Lang Ranch park plans taking shape

Since completing a series of community outreach meetings in spring 2012, the Conejo Recreation and Park District has further refined its plans for the development of its 124-acre Lang Ranch property, bordered by Erbes Road, Avenida de Los Arboles and … Continue reading

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Grant Gerson dies at 92; founder of Calamigos Star C Ranch

Gerson opened the summer camp halfway between Malibu and Agoura Hills in the Santa Monica Mountains in 1947. By 1984 more than 14,000 children had gone through the camp’s program. Source of this article: The Los Angeles Times, December 16, … Continue reading

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New plans for Lang Ranch Park include Frisbee golf course, outdoor classroom

Conejo Recreation and Park District officials unveiled their new plan for Lang Ranch Community Park last week. Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, April 12, 2012 Last Thursday, park planners Denise Johns and Shauna Welty shared the concept … Continue reading

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Press reports on Lang Ranch Community Park meetings

BMX fans hope to see amenities at Lang Ranch Park Source of this article: The Thousand Oak Acorn, February 16, 2012 The park district won’t be alone in deciding what’s next for Lang Ranch Community Park. More than 100 people … Continue reading

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Kids who learn to appreciate nature will carry their passion through life

Tips to encourage young people to get out of the house Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, Sept 1, 2011. Courtesy North American Precis Syndicate Inc. Connecting with nature offers many rewards for children. Spending time outside gives … Continue reading

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Equine lovers want to corral public support on September 10

Arabian horses parading with colorfully costumed riders will be among the attractions at the seventh annual Day of the Horse in Thousand Oaks. Source of this article: The Thousand Oaks Acorn, Sept 1, 2011. By Anna Bitong, annab@theacorn The event … Continue reading

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