Today: Republican candidate Chuck Quackenbush, who is running for state insurance commissioner, will be the guest of honor at an Oxnard fund raiser sponsored by a local insurance agents’ organization at McGrath Ranch, 5011 Gonzales Road. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Donations, $99 per person, $150 per couple. Reservations: 648-1221.
Saturday: Republican candidates for state, county and local offices will attend a “progressive” luncheon sponsored by the Simi Valley Republican Women Federated. Appetizers, the main course and desserts will be served at three different homes. $20 per person, $35 per couple. For more information and reservations: 527-6708.
Sunday: Oxnard City Councilman Tom Holden, who is seeking reelection, will host a barbecue fund raiser at McGrath House in Heritage Square, 740 S. B St. Noon to 3 p.m. Lunch, $20 per person. Information: 382-4934.
Sunday: Assemblyman Nao Takasugi (R-Oxnard), who is seeking reelection, will be the guest at a reception and fireworks fund raiser hosted by television commentator Bruce Herschensohn at Tierra Rejada Ranch in Moorpark. 7 p.m. Reservations: 383-6979.
Sept. 7: The Democratic Club of Ventura will sponsor a 7 p.m. question-and-answer session with Marvin Schulman, a field representative for U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein at the IBEW Hall, 3994 E. Main St. Information: 642-3394.
Sept. 8: Republican congressional candidate Richard Sybert will address the Thousand Oaks Republican Women Federated at its fall meeting at Westlake Inn, 32001 Agoura Road, 10:30 a.m. Also Sandra R. Smoley, Gov. Wilson’s secretary of health and welfare, will discuss health care and welfare reform at 12:30 p.m., following a noon luncheon. $16 per person. Reservations: 497-0500.
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