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2Day in the SCV: Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010

Posted: October 23, 2010 7:40 p.m.
Updated: October 24, 2010 4:55 a.m.
 

Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.

Art reception
What:
Art reception for Patrick Merrill exhibit, “Conjunction: Intaglio & Relief,” to be displayed at the Art Gallery at College of the Canyons.
When:
1-4 p.m.
Where:
Art Gallery at Mentry Hall, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 259-7800

Santa Clarita Swing Jazz Club
What:
Hear live swing music played by Scott Loewe Big Band, free half-hour swing lessons at 1:30 p.m., jamming musicians welcome, dancers of all ages invited. Costs $6 for Senior Center members, $7 for jazz club members and $10 for nonmembers.
Where:
Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall 91321
When:
Fourth Sunday of every month at 2 p.m.
Contact:
Russ Evans at (661) 254-4220

Live music
What:
Route 66 Classic Grill hosts live bands year-round on the patio.
When:
Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.
Where:
18730 Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country 91351
Contact:
(661) 298-1494

Paranormal investigation of Heritage Square
What:
The International Community for Paranormal Investigation and Research releases the results of its first paranormal investigation at Heritage Square. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $5 for children 6-12 years and free for children under six.
When:
Today and Monday from noon to 4 p.m.
Where:
Heritage Square Museum, 3800 Homer St., Los Angeles 90031-1530

Harmony for Humanity concert
What:
Part of the Daniel Pearl Music Days network of concerts, featuring student musicians from all over the Santa Clarita Valley.
When:
4-6 p.m.
Where:
Valencia United Methodist Church, 25718 McBean Parkway, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 255-1301

Music at Mabel’s Roadhouse
What:
Mabel’s Roadhouse hosts live entertainment
When:
9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Live DJs on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and every second Friday; karaoke on Thursday; live rock bands on the first, third and fourth Fridays and every Saturday night.
Where:
26328 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus 91350
Contact:
(661) 259-8822

Boots to Barrels fundraiser
What:
Enjoy wine tasting, food and an art competition. Proceeds benefit Carousel Ranch, a nonprofit equestrial therapy organization.
When:
3-6 p.m.
Where:
Agua Dulce Winery, 9640 Sierra Highway, Santa Clarita 91390
Contact:
www.bootstobarrels.com

SCV Koi & Water Garden Club
What:
The Santa Clarita Valley Koi & Water Garden Club hosts its monthly meeting. Club is comprised of people with ponds or building a pond sharing ideas and experiences. Call for location.
When:
Fourth Sunday of every month at 4 p.m.
Contact:
(661) 259-6437

‘Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’
What:
The latest musical comedy production by COC’s Theatre Department. Parental discretion advised for children under 13. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for students and seniors.
When:
2 p.m.
Where:
Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355

Fright Fest
What:
This year’s Fright Fest features a new maze, scare zone, Rock ’n’ Roll show and more. Kids can enjoy the Trick or Treat Trail, Kid Scaryoke and Looney Tunes Harvest Festival.
When: F
ridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 31
Where:
Six Flags Magic Mountain, 16101 Magic Mountain Parkway, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 255-4111 or www.sixflags.com

Don’t go there
What:
The California Department of Transportation, Caltrans, closes Highway 14 freeway and Interstate 5 lanes, ramps and connectors as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct carpool lanes and a direct carpool lane connector at the Interstate 5 and Highway 14 freeway interchange.
When: Through Friday
Where/When:
(Highway 14) southbound Highway 14 truck route connector to northbound Interstate 5: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 Newhall Avenue off-ramp: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 connector to northbound Interstate 5: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 connector to southbound Interstate 5: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. (Interstate 5) northbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.; northbound Interstate 5 Sierra Highway on-ramp: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; up to four lanes of northbound Interstate 5 from Balboa Boulevard to Highway 14: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.; northbound Interstate 5 connector to northbound Highway 14: 11:59 p.m. to 5 a.m.; up to two lanes of northbound Interstate 5 from Highway 14 to Weldon Canyon: 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Interstate 5 connector to northbound Highway 14: 9 p.m. to 11:59 a.m.; southbound Interstate 5 truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.; southbound Interstate 5 Balboa Boulevard off-ramp: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. (interstate 210) westbound Interstate 210 connector to northbound Interstate 5: 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Contact:
http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist07/travel/projects/

2day in history
Today is Sunday, Oct. 24, the 297th day of 2010. There are 68 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 24, 1945, the United Nations officially came into existence as its charter took effect. (On this date in 1949, construction began on U.N. headquarters in New York.)

Ten years ago: Secretary of State Madeleine Albright ended two days of historic talks with North Korea’s Kim Jong Il, with the Communist leader indicating a willingness to restrain his country’s long-range missile program.

Five years ago: Hurricane Wilma knifed through Florida with winds up to 125 mph. Civil rights icon Rosa Parks died in Detroit at age 92.

One year ago:  Pakistani officials announced that their soldiers had captured the strategically located hometown of Pakistan’s Taliban chief after fierce fighting.

2day's birthdays
Football Hall-of-Famer Y.A. Tittle is 84. Rock musician Bill Wyman is 74. Actor-producer David Nelson is 74. Actor F. Murray Abraham is 71. Actor Kevin Kline is 63. Former NAACP President Kweisi Mfume is 62. Country musician Billy Thomas is 57. Actor B.D. Wong is 50. Rock musician Ben Gillies is 31. Singer-actress Monica Arnold is 30. Rhythm-and-blues singer Adrienne Bailon is 27. Actress Shenae Grimes is 21.

California Lottery
Mega Millions

2-7-18-32-53 Mega: 18
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22
Jackpot: $101 million

SuperLotto
3-13-15-16-25 Mega: 11
Draw date: Saturday, Oct. 23
Jackpot: $10 million

Fantasy 5
1-4-7-33-39
Draw date: Saturday, Oct. 23

Daily 4
9-8-4-7
Draw date: Saturday, Oct. 23

Daily 3

Midday: 7-1-2
Evening: 1-8-0
Draw date: Saturday, Oct. 23

Daily Derby
1st: 08 Lucky Star
2nd: 08 Gorgeous George
3rd: 10 Solid Gold
Race time: 1:41.05
Draw date: Saturday, Oct. 23

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