of Thousand Oaks
lies within the Conejo Valley, a picturesque, mountain-rimmed plateau, 900
feet above sea level in Ventura County. This family-friendly community continually ranks as one of the safest
cities for its size in the nation by FBI reporting standards.
is home to the
Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. As the only performing arts center of
its size between Los Angeles and San Francisco, the Civic Arts Plaza,
provides outstanding entertainment opportunities to Southern
California residents and visitors in the Countrywide Performing Arts
Center. The Civic Arts Plaza is also home to City Hall and a spacious
Oaks is proud to have a City-operated
Library at 1401 E. Janss Rd. The Newbury Park Branch
Library is located 2331 Borchard Rd.
community is served by the
Conejo Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) which operates
four high schools, four intermediate and 19 elementary schools; 16 have
been named Distinguished California Schools. Thousand Oaks is also home to
California Lutheran University.
services and recreational programs are offered through the
Recreation & Parks District (CRPD). The CRPD also operates
Alex Fiore Teen Center and
Senior Center with year-round activities.
Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency (COSCA), a joint agency between
the City and the Park District, preserves more than 14,500 acres of
natural open space and maintains more than 75 miles of trails.
operates one public golf course,
Los Robles Golf Course. Los Robles Community Banquet
Center, located at the golf course, is a beautiful
facility for that special event and is available for rent by individuals
Oaks is also home to the
National Park Service Santa Monica Mountains Recreation Area