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Nov
12
Thu
Task Force on Homelessness Meeting @ City Hall Community Room
Nov 12 @ 3:30 pm – 3:30 pm

The Task Force on Homelessness serves as an advisory board to the City Council to coordinate and strengthen efforts to address homelessness in Simi Valley. The public is invited to attend all meetings. For more information regarding the Task Force on Homelessness, please visit the Task Force on Homelessness webpage or call (805) 583-6759.Meeting agendas are posted at City Hall and on the City’s website 72 hours prior to the meeting for your convenience

Nov
26
Thu
Thanksgiving Day 5k Simi Valley @ postal code 93065, United States
Nov 26 all-day

Welcome to the 6th annual Thanksgiving Day 5kCourse Description: Race start – 8:00 amStart at Rancho Simi Park and run along the Arroyo bike path that is lined with beautiful trees for shade and runs through the center of Simi Valley and along the Arroyo Creek. Still home to ducks and herons, (AKA- not cranes), who are soaking up the sun while playing in the gently flowing water.  There will be water stations every 1.5 miles.Weekend Warriors / Beginners / walkers: Yes, this is a very walker friendly course! It is mostly flat, with a few gentle rollers to keep you on your game. There are plenty of water stations, and this event is loads of fun! Middle of the pack runners:Looking for a PR (Personal Record)?? Then this is the race for you! Mostly flat course, with some gentle rollers and plenty of room to make your move towards your new PRElite and Advanced runners: This mostly flat course along with some mild rollers, which are mid way through your run. There are some long stretches to allow you to really open up your speed along the home stretch of the course. All Runners will receive:Finisher medalTech shirtwater bottlegoody bag

Jan
24
Sun
Sombrero Half Marathon 5k 10k @ postal code 93065, United States
Jan 24 all-day

Race start 7:am half marathon / 7:15-10k / 7:30 -5kNational hat day is in january each year and  this event is our way of celebrating national hat day and to honor the proud rich history of the Sombrero.  Here are some fun facts about the Sombrero The word “sombrero” comes from Spanish “sombra” which means “shade” or “ shadow” Its origins can be found in  Spain as far back as 17th century The Sombrero is one of the largest and best hats for sun protectionJarabe tapatío, often referred to as the Mexican hat dance, is the national dance of Mexico  Long proud history of the Sombrero: click hereWeekend Warriors / Beginners / walkers: Yes, this is a very walker friendly course! It is mostly flat, with a few gentle rollers to keep you on your game. There are plenty of water stations and  loads of fun!  Generous 4:00 hour time limit for the half marathon, so take your time and enjoy the scenery! Middle of the pack runners:Looking for a PR (Personal Record)??   This is the race for you!  Mostly flat course, with some gentle rollers and plenty of room to make your move towards your new PRElite and Advanced runners: This mostly flat course with some mild rollers.   There are some long flat stretches to allow you to really open up your speed along the last few miles of the course.    All Runners will receive:Finisher medalRace day athlete t-shirtRace day SombreroPost race munchies Can you say Street tacos for everyone? !! That’s right we are proud to announce that all runners will receive a plate of free street tacos at post race!  And yes you can buy more $5 per plate.   Special note:  Friends and family can buy food tickets for $5 each.