- 7 a.m., 4430 Hollister Avenue ($10)
- 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Foodbank of S.B. County, 4554 Hollister Ave.
- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., 1213 State Street, Suite L ($13)
- 10 a.m. to noon, Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 909 La Cumbre Rd. (Free)
- 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Schott Ctr. (Free)
- 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Vets Building, 122 W. Cabrillo Blvd.
- 5 p.m., Santa Barbara Rock Gym ($7.50)
- 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Solvang Alano Club, 320 Alisal Road (Free)
- 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Cafe Noir, 1555 S. Broadway, Santa Maria
- 5:30 p.m., Smmerland Church, 2400 Lillie Ave. Summerland (Free - $12)
- 6:30 p.m., Meet at Old Mission Santa Barbara, 2201 Laguna St.
- 7 p.m., Hollister Professional Bldg., 5276 Hollister Ave., Ste. 304
- 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Call for location.
- 7:30 p.m., Jefferson Hall, 1525 Santa Barbara St. ($7)
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
NAWBO-SB shares tips and advice on how to hire and retain the right employees.
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Fess Parker's DoubleTree Resort ($30)
Explore the campus of a hands-on school offering preschool through fifth grade.
9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., The Santa Ynez Valley Family School, 1500-A Figueroa Mtn. Rd., Los Olivos
Proceeds benefit St. Vincent's services to strengthening low income families and seniors by providing affordable housing, early childhood education and family enrichment opportunities. RSVP.
10 a.m., St. Vincent's ($50)
Three-day course will teach volunteers to help others improve basic skills.
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., S.B. Central Library (Free)
S.B. Women's Connection luncheon featuring holiday decor, and a talk by motivational speaker Joyce Bruggeman, the executive assistant at Cal State San Marcos, who challenges us to dare to dream.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Hotel Goleta-Santa Barbara
New novel depicts story of a dog lost in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
11:30 a.m., SBCC (Free)
League of Women Voters Vice President of Program and Advocacy Helen Hutchison will speak.
Noon to 2 p.m., Louise Lowry Davis Ctr. (Free)
Fly over the rainbow with Dorothy as she rides a twister into the merry and troubled land of Oz.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $32.50)
Join fellow readers of Mary Pipher's book to discuss key aspects of advocacy writing.
4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Antioch University (Free)
Mark Quigley will present a curated selection of obscure celluloid and cathode relics of Cold War representations of "The Bomb." Followed by a Q&A session.
4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., McCune Conference Room
Opening reception for an exhibit featuring works by S.B. artist James Petrucci.
5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Hospice of S.B.
Film tells the story of an ex-con who returns home to the Bronx after three years in prison to discover his wife estranged and his teenage son exploring a sexual transformation that will put the fragile bonds of their family to the test.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)
Eric Laumann, owner-winemaker for Cambiata Winery, is the guest presenter for this evening devoted to the French grape.
6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., S.B. Maritime Museum ($30 - $40)
All original sonic creations presented "in the round," featuring Kate Bennett, Norm Reed and Douglas Clegg.
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Good Cup (Free)
American Buddhist monk Kelsang Wangpo presents a talk about the benefits of meditation as they relate to our daily life, and how to improve daily experiences with the power of meditation.
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Mahakankala Buddhist Ctr. (Free)
Kirk Douglas stars in the Oscar-winning epic tale of Spartacus, the indomitable slave-turned-gladiator, who led a revolt against the corrupt Roman Empire.
7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Pollock Theater ($5 - $10)
Enjoy a five-course dinner paired with wines by Sunstone Winery. Must preregister.
7 p.m., Arlington Tavern ($85)
Local author will discuss the Mayan End of Time and other historical legends.
7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Live Oak Unitarian (Free)
SBCC's Theatre Arts department presents William Shakespeare's immortal tale.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $16)
The conclusion of Stephanie Meyer's supernatural romance will be shown two days early.
7:30 p.m., Arlington Theatre ($25 - $100)
Play set in the mid-1600s explores the enclave of Sephardic Jews within the city of Amsterdam.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($20)
UCSB Department of Theater and Dance presents a poignant portrait of early 20th century female factory workers in Melanie Marnich's drama.
8 p.m., UCSB Performing Arts Center ($13 - $17)
Featuring Italian composer Martino Traversa.
8 p.m., Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall ($7 - $15)