Welcome to Ramona, California, the Valley of the Sun!
 

Clubs & Civic Organizations

Locals often use the expression, 'strong sense of community' to describe what they love about Ramona. Get to know the town and its people by getting involved in the many local organizations doing great things here!

 
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SCHEDULED AND ONGOING Meet-ups

Ramona Chamber of CommerceMixer third Thurs. from 6-8pm. 760-789-1311

Ramona Chamber of Commerce | Connections Over Coffee from 7:30-9am the second Wed. of the month. 760-789-1311

2Create Gallery | Open Fri.-Sun. 11-6 at 438 Main St. Exhibits of artwork by local San Diego County artists. 2creategallery.com

Dos Picos County Park | 17953 Dos Picos Park Rd. Hikes, camping, science and nature walks and free Sat. events. 760-789-2220

Fun Riders Bike Club & Road Club | Meets Wed. and Fri. ramonafunriders.com

Guy B. Woodward Museum | Tours Thurs. and Fri. 1-3; Sat. and Sun. 1-4; and by appointment at 645 Main St. 760-789-7644

Out of the Box Players | Presents plays on stage at 321 12th St. 760-789-0856, outofboxplayers@aol.com

Ramona Library | Activities and enrichment programs at 1275 Main St. Library Book Store open 10-4 Mon.-Sat., with sales the third Sat. 760-788-5270

Ramona VFW Post 3783 | Fri. and Sat. dinners and Sun. breakfast at 2247 Kelly Ave. 760-789-7888

San Diego Outback 4x4 Club | Second Wed. 7 pm upstairs at 310 Ninth St. 760-789-8294

Palomar Health | Free and low-cost health education classes and screenings. 800-628-2880, palomarhealth.org

Service Clubs

Ramona Rotary Club | Meets first and third Tuesday at Noon at Amici Pizza, Pasta & Subs, 1429 Main St. Kim Lasley, 619-977-7145, ramonarotary.org

Kiwanis Club of Ramona | Meets Saturday 7am at Denny’s, 1946 Main St. Kevin Bell, 760-579-2897

Soroptimist International of Ramona | Meets second Tuesday 6-8 pm at Hatfield Creek Vineyards & Winery, 1625 Hwy. 78. Becky Strahm, 760-443-0237

BUSINESS NETWORKING

Business Network Exchange (BNE Ramona) | Thursday buffet breakfast 7am at Nuevo Grill, 1413 Main Street, bneramona.com

Ramona Valley Vineyard Association | Fourth Tues. 6:30 pm at area locations. Elaine Lyttleton, 760-787-1102

RREA (Ramona Real Estate Association) | Third Wed. 4 pm and last Tues. 8:30am, rrea.org

SUPPORT GROUPS

Alzheimer’s Support Group  | Third Wed. from 10-11:30 am at Ramona Community Center
434 Aqua Lane. Elaine Bailey, 760-787-0172

Capability Ranch Special Needs Activities | Wed. and Sat. 2-4 pm
18030 Highland Valley Rd. 760-443-6861, capabilityranch.org

FORUS Friends of Ramona Unified Schools | Third and fourth Wed. 6pm at Olive Peirce Middle School, Room A-3, 1521 Hanson Ln. Dave Patterson, dpatterson998@yahoo.com

Free Dinner & Bible Study | Mon. 6 pm, Open Door Ministry, Grange Hall, 215 7th St. 760-788-4716

Mobile Pantry | Third Thurs. 9 am at Ramona Food and Clothes Closet, 773 Main St. 25 pounds of free food, no qualifying, while supplies last.

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group | Meeting information, Van Reeder, 760-789-9129

Parent Advocates Seeking Solutions | Parents and caregivers of children ages 15 and older with developmental disabilities, third Thurs. 7 pm except June, July, Aug. and Dec. St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 16275 Pomerado Rd., Poway. 858-748-2594 powaypass.com

Pregnant & New Mother Support Group| Ffirst and third Thurs. 6:30 pm at Ramona Pregnancy Care Clinic
1530 Main St., Ste. 6. 760-789-7059

Ramona S.O.S. Serenity on Saturday | Al-Anon Meeting every Sat. 8:15-9:30 am at 1710 Montecito Rd., for family and friends of people dealing with drugs or alcohol. 760-505-9231

Taking Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) | Thurs., Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Pl. 760-789-0238, tops.org

ORGANIZATIONS

American Legion Post 332 Ramona | Fourth Fri. 7 pm at Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. Mike Thweatt, 760-788-5947

AWANA Club | Wed. 6:30-8:30 pm Sept.-May at Ramona churches. Age 4 to grade 12. 858-442-4086, ramonaawana.org

Backcountry Horsemen of California – San Diego Unit | Meets second Thurs. of each month at 6 pm. Monthly rides and campouts. Contact Terry Jorgensen 760-789-5185, bchcsd.org

Boy Scouts of America Cub and Boy Scout Units | Contact Russ Christensen, 760-788-8180 russcinramona@gmail.com

Boys & Girls Club Ramona Branch | Sports, social and educational activities for Ramona youth at Collier Park, 622 E St. Snack program weekdays 4:30 pm. 760-789-8203, sdyouth.org

Heart and Hooves Therapy | Mon., Tues. and Thurs. sessions. 619-633-5105, heartsandhoovestherapy.org

Ramona ACBL Bridge Club | Mon. 6-9 pm open game; Tues. 2-4 free beginner lessons; Tues 3-4:30 mentor game; Thurs. 6-9 open game; Fri. 9:30-1 open game; Fri. newcomers’ game 9:30-12, at 1721 Main St., Ste. 101. 760-789-1132

Ramona Back Country Quilters | Tues. 9 am at Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Ln., and third Wed. 6:30 pm at Sew Easy Studio, 2405 Main St. 619-873-7648

Ramona Bar Association Free Legal Clinic | Second Sat. 10-noon, Ramona Library, 1275 Main St. 760-789-9314

Ramona Community Planning Group | First Thurs. 7 pm at Ramona Library, 1275 Main St.

Ramona Community Singers | Tues. 7 pm at Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main St. 760-788-1887

Ramona Design Review Board | Last Thurs. 7:30 pm, Ramona Community Center, 434 Aqua Ln. 760-788-4308

Ramona Grange | Third Sat. 10:30 am, 215 7th St. dlfriedli@cox.net

Ramona Municipal Water District Board | Second Tues. 2 pm, 434 Aqua Ln.

Ramona Outback Amateur Radio Club (ROARS) | Contact Steve Stipp, 760-788-2012, roars.net

Ramona Ramblers Senior Travel Club | Call 760-789-0440 for meeting information.

Ramona Santana Riders | First Wed. 7 pm every other month (Feb., April, June, Aug., Oct., Dec.) at International Equestrian Center Rotunda, 16911 Gunn Stage Rd. Open shows and gymkhanas, ramonasantanariders.com

Ramona Skatepark Champions | Third Mon. 6:30 pm in Ramona Town Hall, 729 Main Street, ramonaskatepark.org

Ramona Sportsmen’s Club | Second Tues. 6:30 pm at Mountain View Community Church, 1191 Meadowlark Way, ramonasportsmensclub.org

Ramona Stars 4-H | Second Wed. 7 pm in home economics building, 431 Aqua Ln. Robin Evans-Becker, 760-702-1424, ramonastars@gmail.com

Ramona Trails Association | First Wed. 7 pm except Sept. and Dec. Ramona Community Center
434 Aqua Ln. 760-443-0809

Ramona Unified School District | Board Meeting at 720 Ninth St. Meeting dates and time at ramonausd.net

Ramona Vicente Pony Club | Saturday at International Equestrian Center
16911 Gunn Stage Rd. 619-517-5993, ramonavicente.ponyclub.org

San Vicente Saddle Club | Second Wed. 7:30 pm International Equestrian Center
16911 Gunn Stage Rd. 760-788-7533 sanvicentesaddleclub.com

Santa Maria Lodge 580 | Second Mon. 6:30 pm dinner is open to public. Stated Meeting 7:30 pm. Masonic Center, 310 Ninth St. santamaria580.org