Our Town Calendar of Events: May 16-22

THURSDAY, May 16

  • Machine embroidery at Ramona Senior Center, 8 to 11:30 a.m., 434 Aqua Lane, 760-789-0440.
  • TOPS, Ramona Chapter, Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, 9 a.m. Weigh-in at 8:30 a.m.
  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tai Chi at 9 a.m., Color Me Calm at 10 a.m., Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Self-Care Hour at 11 a.m., Music Shop at 3 p.m., Cool Cursive Club at 4 p.m. 760-788-5270.
  • Ramona Artisan Market, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Casa Rustica, 316 Main St. Open to vendors at no charge, but vendors must register at 760-440-9836.
  • Bingo at Ramona Senior Center, 1 p.m., 434 Aqua Lane, 760-789-0440.
  • Ramona American Graffiti Cruise Nights, 6 p.m. to sunset, starts at Etcheverry Street and travels east on Main Street. Watch classic cars, muscle cars, hot-rods, kit-cars and more cruise down Main Street. Organizers offer $5 wrist bands to receive a 10 percent discount on selected items at participating businesses. Leroy Clubb 619-980-3647.
  • “Wizard of Oz: The Deleted Scene,” 7 p.m., Ramona Community Campus Multipurpose Room, 1010 Ramona St. $5 admission.

FRIDAY, May 17

  • Free Groceries, 9 a.m., Ramona Food and Clothes Closet parking lot, 773 Main St. Open to 18 years or older, first come, first served, 20 to 25 pounds of fresh produce and staples per family. Bring bags. Offered through Feeding San Diego Mobile Pantry Program. Volenteers needed to help set up. 760-789-4458 or ramonafood@att.net.
  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Zumba at 9:30 a.m., Bouncing Baby Storytime at 10:30 a.m., Rock with Us at 11 a.m., Family Craft at 3:15 p.m. 760-788-5270.
  • Spring Carnival, 5 to 7:30 p.m., Ramona Elementary School, 415 Eighth St. Food, games, fun.
  • “Wizard of Oz: The Deleted Scene,” 7 p.m., Ramona Community Campus Multipurpose Room, 1010 Ramona St. $5 admission.
  • Celebrate Recovery meeting, 7 p.m., Calvary Chapel Ramona, 114 14th St. The 12 Step program is based on Biblical principles. 858-842-0493.
  • 39th Annual Ramona Rodeo, PRCA rodeo performance at 7:30 p.m. followed by free dance featuring Nancarrow from 9:30 p.m. to midnight, Fred Grand Arena/Ramona Outdoor Community Center (ROCC), 421 Aqua Lane. 760-788-0811 or joani@ramonarodeo.com

SATURDAY, May 18

  • Kiwanis of Ramona, 7 to 8:30 a.m., Ramona Mainstage, 626 Main St. Breakfast meeting with speaker. 760-522-2625.
  • Weight Watchers, Ramona Woman’s Club, 524 Main St., 8 a.m.
  • S.O.S. Serenity AlAnon, 8:15 to 9:30 a.m., 1710 Montecito Road, meeting for family or friends of someone suffering with drugs and/or alcohol. 760-505-9231.
  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 760-788-5270.
  • Ramona Pop Warner Signups, 1 to 4 p.m., Village Store, 23658 San Vicente Road in San Diego Country Estates. ramonapopwarner.com.
  • Ramona High School Prom, 7 to 11 p.m. USS Midway Museum, 910 No. Harbor Drive, San Diego.
  • 39th Annual Ramona Rodeo, PRCA rodeo performance at 7:30 p.m. followed by free dance featuring Nancarrow from 9:30 p.m. to midnight, Fred Grand Arena/Ramona Outdoor Community Center (ROCC), 421 Aqua Lane. 760-788-0811 or joani@ramonarodeo.com.
  • Synergy for Peace emotional support group, noon, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 1010 12th St. Find tools to address daily life issues such as divorce or loss of a loved one in a confidential environment. Shauna, Beci or Phil at 833-747-3223.

SUNDAY, May 19

  • 39th Annual Ramona Rodeo, Cowboy Church at 10 a.m., PRCA rodeo performance at 3:30 p.m., Mutton Bustin’ and Junior Barrel Racing, Fred Grand Arena/Ramona Outdoor Community Center (ROCC), 421 Aqua Lane. 760-788-0811 or joani@ramonarodeo.com.
  • Depression and Bipolar Support Group, 10 to 11 a.m., Rose Garden at Collier Park, 626 E St. 760-443-6861 or www.dbsasandiego.org.
  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., noon to 5 p.m., 760-788-5270.
  • Car Show, 4 to 6 p.m., Albertsons parking lot, 1400 block of Main Street. Free. Owners of all types of cars and trucks are invited to display their vehicles.760-789-3396.

MONDAY, May 20

  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mindful Monday at 9 a.m., Chess Club for Adults at 10 a.m., Book Club at 1 p.m., Stretch & Strength at 4:45 p.m. 760-788-5270.
  • Let’s Get Cooking/Vamos a Cocinar, 11:30 a.m., Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., Bilingual class teaches how to prepare healthy food, snacks and desserts. Ven aprender sobre nutricion y dietas saludables. 760-788-5270.
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) classes held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings at Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. Call library for placement at 760-788-5270.
  • Open Door Free Dinner for All, 6 p.m., Ramona Grange No. 632, 712 Seventh St.
  • English as a Second Language classes, 6 to 8:50 p.m., Ramona High School, 1401 Hanson Lane, 760-271-7630.
  • GriefShare, 6:30 to 8:15 p.m., Mountain View Community Church, 1191 Meadowlark Way. All who have suffered the loss of a loved one are welcome. The weekly series will continue until May 20. 760-803-6836 or 760-445-5650.

TUESDAY, May 21

  • Backcountry Quilters, 9 a.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane, pinecastle946@sbcglobal.net.
  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Preschool Play at 10:30 a.m., Computer Basics Class at 2 p.m., Tween Chess at 3 p.m., Folklorico at 4:30 p.m., Teen Dungeons & Dragons at 4:30 p.m. 760-788-5270.
  • Ramona Rotary Club, noon lunch, 12:30 p.m. meeting, Ramona Mainstage, 626 Main St.
  • Ramona Parks and Recreation Association, 6:30 p.m., Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Lane.
  • Ramona Community Singers, 7 p.m., Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St., open to all people who love group singing.

WEDNESDAY, May 22

  • Ramona Library, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Yoga at 9 a.m., Veterans Services Representative at 9:30 a.m., Community Hero Storytime with Melissa Sargent and mini-horse AJ at 10:30 a.m., Preschool Craft at 11 a.m., Teen Time: PS4 at 3 p.m., Homework Help at 4 p.m., 760-788-5270.
  • Veterans Services Representative, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. Walk-ins welcome or email matthew.lewis@sdcounty.ca.gov to make appointment.
  • Chamber Rodeo Mixer, 5:30 to 8 p.m., 311 12th St. Presented by H5 Financial and Juanita’s Bookkeeping and Tax Service. Admission $5 for chamber members, $10 for guests. Country music, food, opportunity drawings, no-host bar, $1,000 rollover jackpot. 760-789-1311.
  • Ramona High School Senior Scholarships, 6 p.m., Ramona High School Gymnasium, 1401 Hanson Lane.
  • English as a Second Language classes, 6 to 8:50 p.m., Ramona High School, 1401 Hanson Lane, 760-271-7630.
  • Ramona Outback Amateur Radio Society (ROARS), 7 p.m., Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. roars.net.
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