Social, Hobby, Cultural and Networking Clubs and Organizations
There are hundreds of clubs and groups in and around Ventura County that meet IN PERSON, not just virtually! This list is a nice starting point for those looking to join a local club!
Cal Coast Riders Motorcycle Club
Medium-paced riding club covering the Ventura and Santa Barbara area.
California Dressage Society - Ventura County Chapter
Horse training group that meets monthly in Camarillo
California Kayak Friends Club
Founded in 1985 for paddlesports enthusiasts
Camarillo Community Garden
Nonprofit community gardening in Camarillo
Camarillo Quilters Association
Meets just down the bottom of the 101 grade
Camarillo White Horse Association
Founded in 1992 to preserve distinctive white stallion horse bloodline in Camarillo.
Central Coast British Car Club
Established in 1984; meets monthly in Ventura
Channel Islands 4WD Group
Offroading enthusiasts based in Ventura County
Channel Islands PC Users Group
The "friendliest" computer club in Ventura County since 1986. Meets in Camarillo once a month.
Channel Islands Woodturners
Group of woodturning enthusiasts located in Ventura County
Coast Geological Society
Advancing the field of geology in Ventura!
Conejo Gem and Mineral Club
Meets 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:30 pm in Thousand Oaks.
Conejo Group Sierra Club
Meets in Thousand Oaks
Conejo Orchid Society
Orchid devotees meet in Westlake Village
Conejo Quiet Flyers
Founded in 2008 for pilots of electric remote-controlled aircraft (RC aircraft) to get together and enjoy flying.
Conejo Ski & Sports Club
Established in 1982 as a ski club and very active in various outdoor activities, socializing and travel activities.
Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club
Meets 3rd Thursday each month in Thousand Oaks
Conejo Valley Arabian Horse Association
Local Arabian and Half Arabian horse club
Conejo Valley Archers
Nonprofit with over 200 members based in Simi Valley
Conejo Valley Audubon Society
Join local bird afficianados and watchers!
Conejo Valley Bonzai Society
Meets in Westlake Village
Conejo Valley Corvette Club
Local club that drives Pintos, uh I mean Corvettes
Conejo Valley Encore Club
Sister club to CV Newcomers' Club, for those that have lived here over 2 years.
Conejo Valley Fly Fishers
Fly fishing club of the Thousand Oaks area
Conejo Valley Garden Club
Learn how to acquire a green thumb
Conejo Valley Genealogical Society
Established in 1979 to serve the Conejo Valley
Conejo Valley Historical Society
Headquartered at the historic Stagecoach Inn Museum in Newbury Park
Conejo Valley Philatelic Society
Meets at 2nd Wed of Month in Newbury Park.: Call (818) 343-0243
Conejo Valley Quilters
Nonprofit that supports quiltmaking and philanthropy
Conejo Valley Woodworkers' Association
Formed in 1994
Conejo-Ventura Macintosh Users Group
Ventura County's leading graphical user interface group
Contacts N Coffee Networking Group
Friendly, informal local networking group that meet weekly in cities throughout Ventura County
Duke's Car Club - Ventura County Chapter
World's oldest lowrider club.
Equestrian Trails, Inc. Corral 37 - Conejo Riders
Equestrian open space/trails preservation group
Everyday Spacer Meetup Group
Local meetup group for those interested in astronomy and space exploration
Gold Coast Modular Railroad Club
Nonprofit group educating the public about railroads since 1987
Gold Coast Treasure Hunters
Find some lost treasure with this Simi Valley based club. Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Gold Wing Riders Association
Motorcycle riding club meets and rides 3rd Saturday of the month in Ventura.
Golden State Phonograph Society
Local association of antique phonograph collectors and enthusiasts who meet monthly. Founded in 1999.
Hawaii Club of Ventura County
Aloha! A group that promote Hawaiian culture!
India Friends Association
Nonprofit organization of Indian Americans and others dedicated to fostering grassroots development in India. It is located in Veturra County, California.
Les Amis Français de Ventura (French Conversation Group)
French conversation group for all levels in the Ventura/Camarillo area
Literazzi Book Group in Simi Valley
Book discussions 2nd Wed of the month at Simi Valley Library
Los Padres Ski Club
Four season, four sport club since 1937!
Marine Aquarium Society of Ventura County
Salt water aquarium hobbyists of Ventura County - meets in Newbury Park
Milestone Car Society of California
Automotive enthusiasts who support the concept of restoration, preservation, and display of vehicles of significance and interest to the American public.
Model T Ford Club of Ventura County
Meets 2nd Thursday of the month in Camarillo
National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors - Ventura County Chapter
Monthly meetings at the Ventura College campus
Oak Park Community Garden
Community garden at corner of Kanan and Sunnycrest
On The Rocks 4 Wheelers
Dedicated to off road enthusiasts in the Conejo Valley
Organic Garden Club of Ventura County
Meets monthly at Newbury Park Library
Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society
Non-profit founded in 1961; meets 3rd Wed of the month.
Red Line Corvettes Club
Founded in 1990; these Corvette enthusiasts meet in Thousand Oaks
Promotes awareness/celebrations of indigenous cultures
Roadrunners R/C Club
Club that has brought R/C racing to Ventura County since 1974.
Roam'n Relics Car Club
Non-profit car club founed in 1981
Santa Clara River Valley Railroad Historical Society
Mission: Preserve/restore railroad corridor between Montalvo and Saugus
Santa Monica Mountains Trails Council
Maintains Santa Monica Mountains public trails
Sespe Fly Fishers
Founded in 1978. Group of dedicated fly fishers interested in fishing (mostly trout), conservation, education and fellowship.
Sierra Club Los Padres Chapter
Local chapter of national environmental organization
Simi Settlers Amateur Radio Club
Meets 2nd Thursday of the month at Simi Senior Center
Simi Valley Corvette Club
Formed on July 31, 1984. Meets twice a month!
Simi Valley Quilt Guild
Meets at Simi Valley Senior Center
Simi Valley Stamp Club
Meets 1st/3rd Mondays of the month at Simi Valley Senior Center.
Simi Valley Ultimate Frisbee Group
Meets every Friday around 7:30p-10p at Rancho Santa Susana Park in Simi Valley
Stitch 'n Bitch Ventura County
For knitters and crocheters in the Ventura County; meets in Simi/T.O.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Clubs
TOPS Club, Inc. is a nonprofit, noncommercial, weight-loss support organization with Ventura County groups in Thousand Oaks, Camarillo, Simi Valley and Oxnard.
Thousand Oaks Chess Club
Meets at Goebel Senior Adult Center and open to all ages
Thousand Oaks Personal Computer Club
Nonprofit computer information sharing group
Thousand Oaks Photo Group
Locals with a passion for photography, with meetings, classes and field trips.
Thousand Oaks Reads
Community-wide reading program
Thousand Oaks Woman's Club
Social, philanthropic club that meets monthly.
Toastmasters Clubs in Ventura County
There are 40 different clubs to choose from in the area!
Tri Valley Touring Riders
Motorcycle club founded in 1985 and based in Simi Valley. Open to all makes and models.n to
Ventura Audubon Society
Named after a famous bird watcher and painter
Ventura County Amateur Radio Club
Meets 2nd Friday of the month in Ventura
Ventura County Amateur Radio Society
Meets first Wednesday of the month in Newbury Park
Ventura County Astronomical Society
Stargazers unite in Ventura County!
Ventura County Bass Club
One of the oldest and best bass clubs in So Cal (formed in 1974)
Ventura County Camaro Club
Car club for Camaro enthusiasts around Ventura County.
Ventura County Camera Club
Amateur photography club with monthly meetings in Ventura
Ventura County Celiacs
Founded in 1996 to support gluten-free diet information to those with celiac disease
Ventura County Chess Club
Meets in Ventura generally on Tuesday nights
Ventura County Chevys
Chevy enthusiast group meets in Simi Valley
Ventura County Chinese American Association
Organized in 1970 to preserve Chinese heritage
Ventura County Comets - Radio Control Flying Club
Chartered in 1965 under the auspices of the AMA
Ventura County Corvairs
For local Corvair enthusiasts
Ventura County Corvette Club
Founded in 1958 - one of the oldest Vette clubs in the U.S.
Ventura County Dart Association
For you heavy duty darters out there
Ventura County Dog Fanciers Association
Monthly meetings, dog shows, etc.
Ventura County Fan Force
Dedicated local Star Wars fans. I love it!
Ventura County Genealogical Society
Learn your roots - this group meets in Ventura
Ventura County Go Club
Dedicated to the game of Go on Wed nights in Thousand Oaks
Ventura County Handweavers and Spinners Guild
All volunteer organization formed in 1970 dedicated to the education and promotion of fiber arts, with a focus on weaving and spinning.
Ventura County Japanese Citizens League
Japanese cultural awareness group
Ventura County Java User Group
Free, informal, all-volunteer group of local Java enthusiasts and developers
Ventura County Model A Ford Club
Meets once a month in Ventura
Ventura County Model Guild
The Ventura County Maritime Museum Model Guild meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum. Visitors are welcome.
Ventura County Motorcycle Club
Nonprofit organization and member of American Motorcycle Association
Ventura County Philatelic Society
Nonprofit stamp collecting organization founded in 1928.
Ventura County Photography Explorations Club
Meetup group that meets at new places in Ventura County and surrounding areas.
Ventura County Plastic Modelers Club
Meets 3rd Tuesday of month in Ventura. Call 805/658-8138 for info.
Ventura County Potters' Guild
Promoting arts/crafts of ceramics since 1957
Ventura County Over The Hill Gang
Social/recreational sports club for those 50 and older. Average age is mid-60s.
Ventura County Reading Association
Promotes reading in Ventura County
Ventura County Rose Society
Established in 1984; meets in Camarillo
Ventura County Sportfishing Club
Sportfishing fun for adults and kids
Ventura County Ultralight Aircraft Society
Member of the U.S. Ultralight Association
Ventura County USBC Bowling Association
Formed in 2005 to publish information of interest to VC bowlers.
Ventura County Ventures Scooter Crew
Local scooter club that does monthly rides around town
Ventura County Writers Club
Founded in 1933 and meets 2nd Tuesday of the month in Thousand Oaks
Ventura Disc Golf Club
For those who enjoy mixing frisbees and golf
Ventura Gem and Mineral Society
Founded in 1944! Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month
Ventura Modern Quilt Guild
The Ventura Modern Quilt Guild was founded in January 2012 and is a branch guild of The Modern Quilt Guild.
Ventura Surf Club
Sole mission of perpetuating a love for surfing!
Ventura Travel Club
Meetup group for those who who eat, breath and live to travel
Ventura Vintage Rods
Family oriented street rod club
Ventures Scooter Crew
Ventura County scooter club; meets in Camarillo
Viejitos Car Club of Oxnard
Classic car club founded in 1990.
The Weakenders Camper Trailer Club
Recreational club founded in 1963.
Westlake Village Garden Club
Non-profit club organized in 1969 for charitable, conservation and educational purposes.
Westlake Village Lean Startup Meetup
Networking group that meets at the Huddle Campus in Westlake Village
Westlake Village Newcomers Club
Community of WLV friends for newcomers and neighbors