Classes, meetings, lectures and other weekly events for Saturday.

S.B. Swap Meet

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., S.B. High School

Santa Barbara Farmers Market

8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Santa Barbara and Cota sts.

Aerobic Dance Fitness

9 a.m., 316-A State St. ($20)

Yoga with a Rope

9 a.m. to 10 a.m., 1213 State Street, Suite L ($13)

World Dance Workout

9:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., S.B. Dance Ctr. ($10)

VIVA: Volunteers for Inter-Valley Animals

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 133 North D St., Lompoc. (Free)

Architectural Walking Tours of Historic S.B.

10 a.m. to noon, Meet at City Hall steps, De la Guerra Plaza ($10)

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous

10 a.m., Alano Club (upstairs), 235 E. Cota St.

Cachuma Lake Eagle Cruise

10 a.m. to noon, Cachuma Lake ($7 - $15)

Qigong/Tai Chi

10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Carrillo Recreation Ctr. ($15)

Nature Walk

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Cachuma Lake Nature Ctr. ($8)

Stretch and Tone

10 a.m. to 11 a.m., S.B. Recreation Center, 100 W Carillo St. (Free)

Game Demonstrations

11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Metro Entertainment (Free)

Angel Circle

11 a.m., Manning Park ($20)

Prenatal Yoga

11:30 a.m., Yoga Soup


Noon to 1:15 p.m., Alameda Park

Junior Ranger Program

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Cachuma Lake Nature Ctr. ($2)

S.B. Ukulele Club

1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., S.B. Maritime Museum (Free)

Stow House Guided Tour

1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Stow House ($8)

Intro to Rock Climbing

1 p.m. to 3 p.m., S.B. Rock Gym ($40)

Cachuma Lake Eagle Cruise

2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Cachuma Lake ($7 - $15)

Bilingual Open Shop

2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Bici Centro ($3)


4 p.m. to 6 p.m., S.B. Dance Arts ($20)

Ulysses Jasz

7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., James Joyce (Free)

College Karaoke Night

7:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Old Town Tavern (Free)

Live Music

10 p.m. to 11:45 p.m., Brewhouse

Saturday, November 17, 2012

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Tour De Cure

Take a leisurely bike ride or try a challenging course along the coast to raise money for American Diabetes Assn. in their goal to make advances in the treatment and prevention of Diabetes.

7 a.m., Leadbetter Beach ($25)

STEM Conference for Girls

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) conference for girls in grades 6-12, offering a fun, inspiring, and motivational day geared toward increasing the number of women in these fields.

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., UCSB ($20 - $25)

Habitat Restoration and Trail Keeping

Become a volunteer for the Arroyo Hondo Preserve.

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Arroyo Hondo Preserve (Free)

Boating Skills and Seamanship Class

Learn the basics to become a smarter, safer and more competent boater.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., S.B. Harbor ($25)

28th Annual Ojai Peddler's Fair

Selling quality antiques, collectibles, jewelry, handcrafts, and international crafts. Proceeds benefit the Mira Monte PTO.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Chaparral Auditorium (Free)

Dying Consciously: The Greatest Journey

Shamanic healer Tomas Bostrom will instruct a workshop in a spiritual techniques.

9 a.m. to 5 p.m., The Well, Center for Conscious Learning, 214 W. Aliso St., Ojai ($225)

Pick & Paint at Santa Inés Mission Mills

Pick olives or paint, and learn about a historic site.

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Meet at Santa Barbara Bank & Trust rear parking lot, 2010 Mission Dr., Solvang (Free)

Do it Backwards: Researching Genealogical Descendants

Speaker Alice Colby Volkert will present at the SB Genealogy Society's monthly meeting.

9:30 a.m. to noon, First Presbyterian Church (Free)

Martial Arts Family Fitness 3rd Annual Basket Brigade

Assemble and deliver Thanksgiving dinner baskets for 150 families at this community event.

9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m., 122 East Gutierrez St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Free)

Arroyo Hondo Preserve Guided Nature Hikes

Hike through oak woodland and chaparral habitats and observe diverse wildlife and vegetation.

10 a.m. to noon, Arroyo Hondo Preserve (Free)

Wearable Scrap Art

An art workshop with Jason Summers.

10 a.m. to noon, Art From Scrap ($8)

Adult Nature Connection Workshop

presented by Wilderness Youth Project's Horizon Adult Program

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Locations vary; call for details. ($15 - $25)

19th Annual Holiday Marketplace

A beautiful garden courtyard setting will be turned into Santa's workshop featuring more than 30 area artisans and their handmade, nature-inspired, one-of-a-kind creations.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., S.B. Botanic Garden

Orchid Treasures

Santa Barbara club will show and sell exotic flowering plants.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History (Free)

Flower Arrangement and Succulent Wreath Sale

Browse a selection of arranged flowers and holiday wreathes.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Schott Ctr. ($5)

6th Annual American Girl Fashion Show

Fun-filled event for girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls. Presented by the Junior League of S.B.

10:30 a.m., Hyatt Santa Barbara ($35 - $50)

Best Fruit Trees

A team of experts will help attendees pick their ideal fruit trees for Santa Barbara.

10:30 a.m., Alpha Resource Ctr. (Free - $5)

How to Not Get Lost in the Woods

Participants will learn the pathfinding techniques from an experienced backpacker.

11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Upper Santa Ynez Recreation Area ($60 - $75)

Kimono Trunk Show

Featuring handmade Japanese-style jewelry and accessories made of traditional kimono by designer Kanako Fukase.

Noon to 5 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art (Free)

Frozen Turkey Bowling Fundraiser

Raise money for the S.B. Food Bank at this unique event.

Noon to 3 p.m., Zodo's Bowling & Beyond (Free)

Cru Beaujolais Tasting

Taste the 2011 vintage just in time for Thanksgiving dinner.

Noon to 5:30 p.m., East Beach Wine ($12)

Trunk Show Extravaganza

Timothy Ringsmith Jewelry will showcase their wares.

Noon to 4 p.m., 410 East Haley Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 3901 (Free)

O'Neill Wetsuit and Boardshort Clinic

Learn about O'Neill products including 2012/2013 wetsuits, clothes, and surf accessories, plus a raffle, giveaways, and 10% discount on purchases.

Noon to 4 p.m., Sundance Beach, 7048 Market Place Dr., Goleta (Free)

Proud to Be Me

Interactive collection of folktales teaches kids to be proud of who they are, believe in themselves, respect others, and follow their dreams.

1 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Touring & Tasting Warehouse Wine Sale

Local wineseller will put a large amount of stock on sale.

1 p.m. to 5 p.m., 125 S Quarantina St (Free)

Hands, Hips, Heart

Inversions, hip openers and backbends workshop with Marie Thorne-Thomsen, Chris Makens and Hillary Courtemanche.

1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Yoga Soup ($35 - $40)

Disney's Jungle Book Kids

OYES's Musical Theater program students take to the stage.

1 p.m., Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio ($12)

The Anunnaki Were Here!

Marshall Klarfield will demonstrate the "gold mining" techniques of an advanced ancient civilization.

1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Karpeles Manuscript Library (Free)

6th Annual American Girl Fashion Show

Fun-filled event for girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls. Presented by the Junior League of S.B.

1:30 p.m., Hyatt Santa Barbara ($35 - $50)

The Wizard of Oz

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)

These Shining Lives

UCSB Department of Theater and Dance presents a poignant portrait of early 20th century female factory workers in Melanie Marnich's drama.

2 p.m., UCSB Performing Arts Center ($13 - $17)

Full of Life Flatbread Bizarre Bazaar

This community-based art and craft festival features wares from local artisans, as well as live music, seasonal flatbreads, and an assortment of beer and wine.

2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Full of Life Flatbread, 225 W. Bell St., Los Alamos. (Free)

The Celtic Cross

Matthew Jackson's new play will portray tensions in the British Isles.

2 p.m., UCSB Theater and Dance Building (Free)

Wellness Choices: The Good, the Bad, and the Passive

Aaron Gluck shares his experiences battling obesity and its health-related effects on his life.

2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church (Free)

Craft of the Harvest

Join the curators for an in-depth tour of the current exhibition featuring art made from cultivated plant sources.

2 p.m., Casa Dolores (Free)

Opera Scenes

The UCSB Opera Workshop presents best-loved scenes in a staged, operatic potpourri.

3 p.m., Karl Geiringer Hall ($7 - $15)

S.B. Music Club Concert

S.B.'s chamber musicians perform classical music.

3 p.m., Faulkner Gallery (Free)

Disney's Jungle Book Kids

OYES's Musical Theater program students take to the stage.

3 p.m., Ojai Youth Entertainers Studio ($12)

The Call for Equality and Civil Rights for Women in the Early American Republic

Lecture will discuss the ideas of thinkers like Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Judith Sargent Murray.

4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Institute of World Culture (Free)

Tree Lighting, Holiday Open House and Food Drive

La Cumbre Plaza retailers will help raise money and food for the needy through holiday cheer.

4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Paseo Nuevo (Free)

Light Up The Plaza

Get into the spirit of the holidays and gather around the big tree near Macy's for caroling, warm refreshments, live music, a food drive, and a tree lighting finale. Plus an open house hosted by La Cumbre Plaza retailers.

4 p.m. to 6 p.m., La Cumbre Plaza (Free)

Holiday Dining Class

Kids will learn classic table manners for the upcoming season's festivities.

4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m., Silvergreens SB ($40)

Old Time Radio Drama

An evening of classic radio plays featuring Sherlock Holmes, The Fat Man, and Gunsmoke.

6 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $50)

Jazz Dinner Show

Jazz Chanteuse performs jazz, bossa nova, ballads, and songs in French, Spanish, and Russian with Gypsy-flaire.

6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Andersen's Restaurant & Bakery

The Drowsy Chaperone

Student actors of Santa Barbara High School's theatre program perform a Tony Award-winning musical.

7 p.m., S.B. High School ($5 - $10)

The Wizard of Oz

Fly over the rainbow with Dorothy as she rides a twister into the merry and troubled land of Oz.

7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $32.50)

Law & Order: Fairy Tale Unit

S.B. Junior High School drama department presents a play about fairy tale crime.

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Marjorie Luke Theatre

A Midsummer Night's Dream

SBCC's Theatre Arts department presents William Shakespeare's immortal tale.

7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $16)

Soul City Survivors

Classic soul group performs.

7:30 p.m., SOhO ($8)

Eddie Izzard

The British comedian riffs on the absurd and surreal stuff of everyday life.

8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($17 - $55)

John McEuen and Sons

Featuring Nathan and Jonathan McEuen, and special guest Jake Armerding. Presented by Sings Like Hell.

8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($39.50)

These Shining Lives

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)

Carved Souls

Santa Barbara's Goth club hosts a night of synth-pop and darkwave music.

8 p.m. to 2 a.m., Reds Tapas & Wine Bar ($5)

Boney James

Influential jazz musician performs.

8 p.m., Granada Theatre ($31 - $64)

The Secret Class: A Magician's Tale

With Mark Haslam.

8 p.m., Ojai Center for the Arts ($12 - $15)

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

A madcap, movie star-packed movie.

8 p.m., Plaza Playhouse Theater ($5)

Phantom Blues Band

Grammy Award-winning band performs. Presented by the S.B. Blues Society.

8 p.m., Carrillo Recreation Ctr.

The Secret Class

One-man show, enacted by Magic Castle favorite Mark Haslam with original music by Andy Street, that brings to life how magic secrets are passed on and nurtured.

8 p.m., Ojai Center for the Arts ($12 - $15)

Death Takes a Holiday

Classic comedy by Alberto Cassella finds the Grim Reaper taking on a human form to pass as a visiting prince, and falls in love with a beautiful girl.

8 p.m., Santa Paula Theater Ctr., 125 S. 7th St., Santa Paula

Sucker Free Fest

Featuring performances by Bay Area legend Andre Nickatina, live hip-hop party rockers Wallpaper, plus New Orleans bounce music king Nicky Da B.

8 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($25 - $35)

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