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Calendar events are scheduled in advance and may be subject to change. Verify dates and times by calling the informational number provided. Submission deadline is Friday at 1 p.m. Please fax submissions to The Malibu Times, c/o Calendar Editor, at 310.456.8986,_or_e-mail_to calendar@malibutimes.com.

WED., OCT. 22

DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS

Opening day of 8,000-square-foot interactive exhibit showing what it is like for the millions worldwide who have had to flee war-torn areas, at the Crystal Springs Picnic Area in Griffith Park, 4400 Crystal Springs Dr. in Los Angeles, 9 a.m. (exhibit continues through Oct. 27) www.doctorswithoutborders.org/refugeecamp

ART EXHIBIT

Opening day of exhibit with glass and ceramics by Farideh Azad and paintings and photography by Carmen Monne, at the Topanga Canyon Gallery, 10 a.m. (artists reception on Oct. 26 at 2 p.m.) 310.455.7909

THURS., OCT. 23

HALLOWEEN BUSINESS MIXER

Chamber of Commerce party includes drum circle, wine tasting, pumpkin carving and more, at the Malibu Pier, 23000 PCH, 5 p.m. 310.456.9025

FRI., OCT. 24

MALIBU STAGE CO.

The Zuma Repertory Theatre presents “Diva,” Howard Michael Gould’s “Hollywood insider” comedy, at Malibu Stage Co., 29243 PCH, 8 p.m. (additional performances on Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. and Oct. 26 at 5 p.m.) $20. 310.589.1998

JAZZ CONCERT

The Jon Mayer Quartet performs, at the Edye Second Space of Santa Monica College’s Performing Arts Center, 1310 11th St. in Santa Monica, 7 p.m. $10. 310.434.4323

ASTRONOMY HIKE

Chance to explore the wonders of the sky and a park during a moderate half-hour hike, at the Upper Las Virgenes Open Space Preserve, Northern end of Las Virgenes Canyon Rd. in Calabasas, 7 p.m. 310.858.7272 ext. 115

SAT., OCT. 25

SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB

The AARP 55 Live Class driving course includes certificate for a discount on auto insurance, at the Point Dume Clubhouse, 29500 Heathercliff Rd., 9 a.m. $10. 310.457.7086

HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL

The Friends and Families of Yerba Buena Elementary School hosts the fundraiser carnival, at the school, 6098 Reyes Adobe Rd. in Agoura Hills, 4 p.m. jehasting@msn.com

GLOW IN THE DARK PUPPETRY

Presentation of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and other Eric Carle Favorites,” a performance based on three popular stories for children ages three to eight and their families, at Pepperdine’s Smothers Theatre, 24255 PCH, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. $10-$15. 310.506.4522

HALLOWEEN FUNDRAISER

Event hosted by Jamie Lee Curtis includes a variety of activities and food to raise money for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation, at Barker Hangar, 3021 Airport Ave. in Santa Monica, 5 p.m. 310.201.5033

SUN., OCT. 26

DOUGLAS KMIEC AND MARTIN SHEEN APPEARANCE

Pepperdine law professor Douglas Kmiec, author of “Can a Catholic Support Him?: Asking the Big Questions About Barack Obama,” has a conversation with actor/activist Martin Sheen, who wrote the foreword to the book, at Diesel, A Bookstore, 3890 Cross Creek Rd., 3 p.m. 310.456.9961

ART SHOW

The Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains & Seashore presents art by original artists, at Malibu Nature Preserve, 33905 PCH, 11 a.m. 818.841.5930

THE FOOD EVENT

Culinary extravaganza features celebrity chefs, top restaurants and a focus on wine, with portion of proceeds benefiting the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank and Concern Foundation, at Saddlerock Ranch, 32111 Mulholland Hwy., 1 p.m. $60. www.ticketweb.com

MON., OCT. 27

CITY COUNCIL

Regular meeting at City Hall’s Council Chambers, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., 6:30 p.m. 310.456.2489

TUES., OCT. 28

HALLOWEEN CONCERT

The Malibu Friends of Music presents a night of spooky music, poetry and film, at the Montgomery Art House for Music and Architecture, 6307 Busch Dr., 7 p.m. (concert repeated Oct. 30 at 7 p.m.) 310.589.0295

BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

Parent orientation at THE CLUB includes presentation on dealing with teen stress and other CLUB programs, at THE CLUB, 30215 Morning View Dr., 5:30 p.m. 310.457.1400

WED., OCT. 29

MALIBU HIGH VOCAL CONCERT

The Malibu High School Choral Music Program performs a concert of American Classics, featuring the songs of Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, and Cole Porter, at the school, 30215 Morning View Dr., 7 p.m. $10-$15. 310.457.6801

THURS., OCT. 30

‘MALIBU SONG’ SCREENING

Screening of documentary about Lower Topanga followed by discussion with the filmmakers, at the Goethe Institute, 5750 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 100 in Los Angeles, 7 p.m. $5. 323.525.3388

FRI., OCT. 31

HALLOWEEN HAUNT

Haunted house and festival includes carnival game booths, arts and crafts, pumpkin decorating and costume contest, at Bluffs Park, 24250 PCH, 3 p.m. 310.317.1364

SAT., NOV. 1

FALL FAMILY FESTIVAL

Event includes rock climbing wall, pony rides, food, face painiting, carnival games, bounce house and live bluegrass music, at Our Lady of Malibu Catholic School, 3625 Winter Canyon Rd., 11 a.m. 310.456.8071

MUSE COSTUME BALL

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s fifth annual event includes music, food and beverage and viewing of the exhibit “Vanity Fair Portraits: Photographs 1913-2008,” at the LACMA West Penthouse, 5905 Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles, 8:15 p.m. $25-$40. 323.857.6010

SUN., NOV. 2

DRACULA DISCUSSION

Malibu author Leslie S. Klinger discusses and signs “The New Annotated Dracula,” at Diesel, A Bookstore, 3890 Cross Creek Rd., 3 p.m. 310.456.9961

TUES., NOV. 4

THEATRE AUDITIONS

Once Upon a Time Children’s Theatre conducts auditions for its production of “Once Upon a Mattress,” at Malibu Stage Co., 29243 PCH, 3 p.m. www.malibucommunitytheater.org

WED., NOV. 5

CERT TRAINING

Opening day of free city emergency response training course, at City Hall, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., 9 a.m. 310.456.2489 ext. 260

ONGOING

MALIBU ART ASSOCIATION

Member show and tribute to association founder M. Marjorie Knowles, at My Art Gallery, 3838 Cross Creek Rd., runs through Nov. 1, 310.457.3855

HAND DRUM CLASSES

Percussionist Jamie Papish teaches, at Topanga Community House, 1440 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Mondays at 9 a.m. 310.455.2706

YOUNG ADULTS CANCER SUPPORT

Free support group facilitated by a licensed psychotherapist meets the first and third Tuesday of the month, at The Wellness Community, 2716 Ocean Park Blvd. Suite 1040 in Santa Monica, 7 p.m. 310.314.2555

SPORT FISHING

Half-day trips leave from Malibu Pier, 23000 PCH, Wednesday-Friday at 10 a.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 7 a.m. $45. 310.456.8031

MUSIC PERFORMANCE

D3, consisting of The Malibu Times photographer Devon Meyers and Bryn Quick, performs acoustic, folk, rock and blues, at the Hideaway Café, 6506 Westward Beach Rd., Friday nights at 8 p.m. 310.457.2602

POLITICAL ART

“State of the Union,” features Donald Archer’s political paintings, at Hamilton Galleries, 1431 Ocean Ave. in Santa Monica, continues through Oct. 27, 310.451.9983

MALIBU ART ASSOCIATION

Juried exhibit, “Colors Colors Colors” at the Emeritus College Gallery, 1227 2 St., continues through Nov. 7, 310.457.3855

OPEN GYM

Open gym on Wednesdays for adult basketball at Malibu High School’s small gym, 30215 Morning View Dr., 6 p.m. 310.317.1364

ART DISPLAY

The work of Janai-Ami, known for her sculptural 3-D flowers and use of color, is on display in Department W at the Malibu Courthouse, 23525 Civic Center Way, through Nov. 4

STORYTIMES

Story reading and activities for children and their parents, with preschoolers ages 3-5 on Mondays at 4 p.m. and toddlers ages 0-3 on Tuesdays at 10:45 a.m., also for those ages 0-18 months is a lap-sit program of rhymes, bounces, music and movement, at the Malibu Library, 23519 Civic Center Way, 310.456.6438

WALKING CLUB

The Malibu Senior Center sponsors an afternoon walking club every Tuesday, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., 1 p.m. 310.456.2489 ext. 357

KIWANIS CLUB

Meets second and third Thursday of the month, at various locations, 7 p.m. 310.589.9266

MEDITATION GROUP

The non-denominational group meets for 45 minutes of quiet meditation followed by a sharing circle every Thursday at Malibu residence, 7:30 p.m. 310.456.3591

ADAMSON HOUSE TOUR

Docent-led house tour Wednesday-Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., garden tour every Friday at 10 a.m., and there is ongoing training for docents, at Malibu Lagoon Museum, $2-$5. 23200 PCH, 310.456.8432

MALIBU ORCHID SOCIETY

Meets the third Tuesday of every month at the Pacific Palisades Women’s Club, 901 Haverford Ave. in Pacific Palisades, 7 p.m. 310.459.7086

COMPUTER LAB

Chance for seniors to learn the basics about computers from retired UCLA professor at the Malibu Senior Center, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., Fridays at 10:30 a.m. 310.456.2489 ext. 357

OPTIMIST CLUB

Meets to plan programs as “Friend of Youth” at Pepperdine’s Fireside Room, 24255 PCH, most Thursdays , 7:30 a.m. 310.456.3507

CHAIR YOGA

Yoga class for seniors, at Malibu Senior Center, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., 1 p.m. 310.456.2489 ext. 357

SENIOR LUNCHEON

Lunch with entertainment on the fourth Thursday of the month, at Malibu Senior Center, 23815 Stuart Ranch Rd., 11 a.m. $2. 310.456.2489 ext. 357

BOOK DISCUSSION

Malibu book discussion group, all welcome, meets every Wed. at Point Dume Clubhouse, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. 310.456.6139

LIONS CLUB

The club meets the first and third Wednesday of the month, at Guido’s Malibu, 3874 Cross Creek Rd., 7:30 p.m. marc.goodman@pepperdine.edu

YOGA

Garth Hewitt teaches a challenging mixed-level Vinyasa Flow class, at Bluffs Park, 24250 PCH, Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. mail@garthhewittyoga.com