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2Day in the SCV: Friday, June 24, 2011

Posted: June 24, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: June 24, 2011 1:55 a.m.

Underwater hockey
What: Underwater hockey teams from across the country will take part in the national championship game. Free.
When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Aquatics Center, 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita 91350
Contact: Lance O’Keefe at (661) 250-3767

CalJobs workshop
What: The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center holds a workshop on how to submit resumes and applications online and how to search for CalJobs. Free. Reservation required.
When: 9-11 a.m.
Where: University Center Suite 250, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 799-9675 or

Hart Park Walk Club
What: “Walking for Health,” light exercise with optional walking paths and pedestrian trails (3K), free.
When: Every Friday from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m.
Where: Hart Park log cabin, 24151 Newhall Ave., Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 702-8953

Quickbooks bootcamp
What: A daylong class on how to use Quickbooks. Costs $99 with $2 parking fee. Lunch is not provided.
When: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 272, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 362-5900 or email

Gentle Barn golf tournament
What: The annual golf benefit for The Gentle Barn, a local nonprofit that helps animals in need. Cost is $200.
When: Noon to 5 p.m.
Where: Robinson Ranch Golf Course, 27734 Sand Canyon Road, Santa Clarita 91387
Contact: (661) 252-2440 or

Jazz and Blues concert
What: The annual Jazz and Blues concert series featuring jazz musicians, food and kid games. Free.
When: Friday nights from 7 to 9:30 p.m. through Aug. 26
Where: Town Center Drive in Valencia

What: ESCAPE Musical Theater presents “Annie.” Call for tickets.
When: Tonight at 7 p.m.; Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 299-5264

What: The Canyon Theatre Guild presents its musical rendition of the class 1984 film “Footloose.” Tickets cost $12 to $17.
When: Fridays at 8 p.m.; Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. through June 25
Where: Canyon Theatre Guild, 24242 Main St., Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 799-2702 or

Don’t go there
What: The city of Santa Clarita will conduct repair work to remove and replace damaged crosswalks.
When: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through July 1
Where: Golden Valley Road at Valley Center Drive in Canyon Country
Contact: (661) 255-4363

2Day in History
Today is Friday, June 24, the 175th day of 2011. There are 190 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On June 24, 1314, the forces of Scotland’s King Robert I defeated the English in the Battle of Bannockburn.

Ten years ago: Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon arrived in the United States for talks with President George W. Bush. Karrie Webb won the LPGA Championship by two strokes to become the youngest woman to complete the Grand Slam.

Five years ago: Patsy Ramsey, who was thrust into the spotlight by the unsolved slaying of her daughter JonBenet, died in Roswell, Ga., at age 49.

One year ago: President Barack Obama declared that he and visiting Russian President Dmitry Medvedev had “succeeded in resetting” the relationship between the former Cold War adversaries.

2Day Birthdays
Actor Al Molinaro is 92. Comedian Jack Carter is 88. Actress Michele Lee is 69. Actor-director Georg Stanford Brown is 68. Rock musician Jeff Beck is 67. Singer Arthur Brown is 67. Rock singer Colin Blunstone (The Zombies) is 66. Musician Mick Fleetwood is 64. Actor Peter Weller is 64. Rock musician Actress Minka Kelly (TV: “Friday Night Lights”) is 31, Actress Nancy Allen is 61. Reggae singer Derrick Simpson (Black Uhuru) is 61.

California Lottery
Mega Millions
11-24-25-31-46 Mega: 17
Draw date: Tuesday, June 21
Jackpot: $76 million

1-16-24-27-28 Mega: 19
Draw date: Wednesday, Jan. 22
Jackpot: $40 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Thursday, June 23

Daily 4
Draw date: Thursday, June 23

Daily 3
Midday: 3-0-6
Evening: 9-5-7
Draw date: Thursday, June 23

Daily Derby
1st: 7 Eureka
2nd: 1 Gold Rush
3rd: 4 Big Ben
Race time: 1:46.94
Draw date: Thursday, June 23


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