Heart for Art is a children's art studio geared towards ages 4 to 15. Flexible scheduling, private and semi-private time slots. No monthly tuition or registration fees. Also, artistic birthday parties and specialized workshops and book discussions for teens, adults and seniors. Located off the 101 Freeway at 5200 Kanan Road, Suite 214 in Agoura Hills. Open Monday through Saturday. More information at www.heart4art.me or call 818.203.5031.
The Pacific Youth Football League was established in 1993 to serve youth football players between the ages of 6 and 14 in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Northern Los Angeles Counties. The league strives to give these youth the opportunity to play football and cheer in a controlled environment with an emphasis on safety, technique, sportsmanship and teamwork.
Local teams in the Ventura County and adjacent areas include:
Agoura Chargers www.agourachargers.org
Calabasas Wolfpack www.facebook.com/CalabasasWolfpackyouthfootball
Camarillo Roadrunners www.camarilloroadrunners.com
Fillmore Bears www.fillmorebears.com
Moorpark Musketeers www.moorparkyouthfootball.com
North Oxnard Warriors www.northoxnardwarriors.com
Ojai Eagles www.ojaieagles.com
Oxnard Panthers www.eteamz.com/oxnardpanthers
Thousand Oaks Titans www.totitans.com
Ventura Packers www.venturapackers.net
Learn more about the league at www.pacificyouthfootballleague.com.
The Play Destination is 5,000 sq ft indoor playground and birthday party center for children, with comfortable seating and modern decor for parents. The space offers children a clean, safe environment to play and is equipped with an indoor play structure, bounce house, interactive floor games, and other mentally and physically stimulating activities. Geared towards kids up to 7 years of age.
Open for private parties on weekends with some open play times posted weekly.
We Rock the Spectrum Kid's Gym at 30315 Canwood Street, Agoura Hills opened to the public in November 2013. Open 7 days a week, 9am to 6pm for open play, birthday parties, break time, Summer/Winter/Spring Camp, and more.
The gym provides children from infant to age 13 with a fun and motivational environment to help them with strength, movement, vestibular development, sensory processing, communication and social interactions.
Activities at the gym include: zip line, full sized trampoline, rope wall, slide, monkey bars, swings, tunnels, sensory-based toys, motor play toys and equipment, arts and crafts area and more.
Open play is $14 for one child, $12 for additional siblings (as of October 2018).
Viridian Art Academy opened in the Whizin Market Square, 28869 Agoura Road, Agoura Hills, in September 2018, offering:
Weekly Art Classes for Kids, Teens, & Adults
Seasonal Art Camps and Workshops
Drop-in Art and Open Studio
Kids Art Parties
Adult Art Parties
And more. Visit www.viridianart.com/agoura or call 818.532.7878 for more information.
Kids World Indoor Playground is an indoor playground that has a large "Ballocity" play structure, featuring a series of climbing tubes, slides, foam ball launchers, a separate toddler structure for ages 0 to 3, indoor basketball room, arcade and more, along with a restaurant serving salads, pasta, sandwiches/wraps, pizzas and burgers.
General admission (as of September 2018) is $11.99 for ages 2 to 15 for the first child and $10.99 for siblings (weekdays only; holidays excluded). Toddlers 13-23 months are $5.99; 12 months and under are free. No charge for adults. Discount passes for multiple visits and membership packages for unlimited play are available.
Socks required for kids and adults. No outside food and drink.
Kids World is located at 618 Lindero Canyon Road, Oak Park (southeast corner of Lindero and Kanan). Call 818.338.8888 or visit kidsworldla.com for more information. Also visit their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/kidsworldla for updates.
Kids World also offers two hour field trips with a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) component. The STEM program focuses on properties of gas, Newtonian physics and simple machines.
Kids World used to be called Bright Child, which closed its doors on 1/20/14.
The Agoura Youth Basketball Association (AYBA) is a non-profit organization that hosts fall and summer leagues with over 1,300 players ranging from 1st great to an adult college division.
More information at www.agourayouthbasketball.org.
Located at 28233 Agoura Road in Agoura Hills, Art Studio Agoura is an art school for all ages and every imagination! Watercolors, acrylics and oils, as well as clay sculpture are taught at Art Studio Agoura.
Each student works on a unique project, gaining the benefit of a group setting while assuring individual attention to a subject suited to their interests. The studio also serves adults with paint nights and yoga-art sessions!
Kids and adults art classes are available as well as summer art camp, birthday parties and more. Visit www.artstudioagoura.org or call (818) 699-6066 for more information.
Reef Volleyball Club is a member of the Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) whose governing body is USA Volleyball. This program is for girls 18 years of age and younger. The purpose of the program is to provide the opportunity for athletes to receive high quality instruction in volleyball skill development and strategy at all ability levels. Locations in Newbury Park and Agoura Hills. More information at www.reefvbc.com.
Center Stage has closed its doors.
Center Stage Performing Arts is a small theater and music store located at 28311 Agoura Rd, Agoura Hills, at the corner of Lewis Road. Center Stage offers music and acting instruction as well as live theater performances. Learn more at www.centerstageagoura.com or call 818.991.3030. They also offer birthday party options at the theater.