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2Day in the SCV: Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Posted: June 8, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: June 8, 2011 1:55 a.m.

Rioux Park walking group
What: Walking Wonders welcomes beginning, intermediate or advanced walkers. Go at your own pace, bring comfortable walking shoes, sunscreen and a hat.
When: Every Wednesday from 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Where: Dr. Richard H. Rioux Memorial Park, 6233 W. Faulkner Drive, Stevenson Ranch 91381
Contact: (661) 222-9536

Online Marketing Made Simple
What: Learn the quickest and more effective way to generate business using online marketing tools and tactics.
When: 9 a.m. to noon
Where: Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 272, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 362-5900

‘Obsessive Reductive’
What: Art exhibit featuring the postminimalist paintings and sculptures of five artists. Free.
When: Monday through Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. until June 23
Where: College of the Canyons Art Gallery, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355

Job hunters’ club
What: The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center hosts a workshop for people to learn about job-networking and job-search tools.
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita WorkSource Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Suite 250, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 799-9675

Computer Club meeting
What: The SCV Computer Club holds a free general meeting. Shuly Partush, director of distribution for SafeTREC, will give a presentation showing ways you and your family’s personal safety can be improved working with your cellphone or smartphone.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall 91321
Contact:, or (661) 513-4612

COC meeting
What: The Santa Clarita Community College District board of trustees, which oversees College of the Canyons, holds a regular meeting.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Hasley Hall 137, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355

Crest to Coast workshop
What: The city and National Park Service hold a public workshop about the Crest to Coast Trail.
When: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Activities Center, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita 91350
Contact: Tom Reilly, Parks Planning and Open Space, at (661) 255-4394

Hart district meeting
What: The William S. Hart Union High School District governing board holds a regular meeting.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: District office, 21515 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita 91350

Beginners salsa dance
What: Cuban-style salsa lessons, no partner required. Costs $5.
When: Every Wednesday. Beginners 7-8:15 p.m., intermediate 8:15-9:15 p.m.
Where: Courtyard by Marriott, 28523 Westinghouse Place, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 618-1105

2Day's Birthdays

Former First Lady Barbara Bush is 86. Actor-comedian Jerry Stiller is 84. Comedian Joan Rivers is 78. Actress Millicent Martin is 77. Actor James Darren is 75. Author Sara Paretsky is 64. Actress Sonia Braga is 61. Actress Kathy Baker is 61. Country musician Tony Rice is 60. Actor Griffin Dunne is 56. “Dilbert” creator Scott Adams is 54. Actor-director Keenen Ivory Wayans is 53. Blues-rock musician Derek Trucks is 32.

2Day in History

Today is Wednesday, June 8, the 159th day of 2011. There are 206 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On June 8, 1861, voters in Tennessee approved an Ordinance of Secession passed the previous month by the state legislature.

Ten years ago: A knife-wielding man killed eight children at a Japanese elementary school on the outskirts of Osaka. (The killer, Mamoru Takuma, was executed in Sept. 2004.)

Five years ago:
The Food and Drug Administration approved a vaccine against HPV, the virus that causes cervical cancer.

One year ago: In several high-profile Republican primaries, Meg Whitman won the nomination for California governor while Carly Fiorina got the nod to oppose three-term Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer.

California Lottery

Mega Millions
29‑32‑35‑47‑52 Mega: 13
Draw date: Tuesday, June 7
Jackpot: $24 million

20‑28‑33‑41‑43 Mega: 24
Draw date: Saturday, June 4
Jackpot: $28 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Tuesday, June 7

Daily 4
Draw date: Tuesday, June 7

Daily 3
Midday: 4‑6‑8
Evening: 9‑8‑5
Draw date: Tuesday, June 7

Daily Derby
1st: 06 Whirl Win
2nd: 03 Hot Shot
3rd: 11 Money Bags
Race time: 1:46.35
Draw date: Tuesday, June 7


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