- 8 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., 1100 Coast Village Rd., Montecito
- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., 1213 State Street, Suite L ($13)
- 10 a.m., St. Raphael's Church Conference Rm., 5444 Hollister Ave., Goleta
- 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Sino West, 5718 Hollister Ave., ste. 105, Goleta
- 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Solvang Alano Club, 320 Alisal Road (Free)
- 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., 126 E. Haley St., Ste. A-12. (Free)
- 6:15 p.m., Meet at Old Mission Santa Barbara, 2201 Laguna St.
Friday, November 30, 2012
Class includes tips on how to refresh driving skills and qualify for lower insurance rates. Must preregister.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Maravilla Senior Living Community ($12 - $14)
Southern California talent will rock a mix of eclectic genres.
9 a.m., The Hard to Find Showspace, 7190 Hollister Ave ($5)
Shop around the world for whimsical, practical, and exotic treasures and enjoy tantalizing cuisine at the Tribal Arts Café.
10 a.m. to 7 p.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History (Free)
All proceeds benefit the S.B. School of Squash.
Noon to 8 p.m., Glen Annie Golf Club ($50 - $130)
SBCC offers these community forums to gain insight on how to proceed with their continuing education offerings.
Noon to 1:30 p.m., Schott Ctr.
Year-end fun featuring a ride on a festively-decorated miniature train, holiday favors, and more.
2 p.m. to 4 p.m., South Coast Railroad Museum ($4)
Author will sign copies of her book The Hill Barons' Kitchen.
4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Tecolote Book Shop
Tasting will feature J. Lassale and Veuve Fourny & Fils Champagnes.
4:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m., East Beach Wine ($15)
Reception will showcase children's artistic works depicting local buildings.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Architectural Foundation Gallery (Free)
Enjoy champagne and hors d'oeuvres while celebrating the unveiling of Bacara’s Christmas Tree, a whimsical sculpture designed by renowned area artist David Shelton. RSVP.
5 p.m. to 6 p.m., Bacara Resort & Spa
Survivors as well as those lost to HIV/AIDS will be acknowledged at this year's World AIDS Day Reading, featuring David Selberg, Glenna Luschei, Joann Talbot, Ron Alexander and others.
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., S.B. County Administration Building (Free)
Celebrate the dreams of the holiday season as a parade makes its way down through downtown S.B.
6:30 p.m., State St.
Downtown S.B.'s 45-foot douglas fir will light up beginning at the start of the 60th Annual Downtown Holiday Parade.
6:30 p.m., State St.
Films explore the impact of loss, aging, mortality, and a deep appreciation for life. Followed by discussions led by dynamic speakers.
7 p.m., Unitarian Society (Free)
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)
The Plaza Playhouse presents this classic holiday tale.
7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Plaza Playhouse Theater ($7 - $12)
SBCC's Theatre Arts department presents William Shakespeare's immortal tale.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $16)
The band kicks off the holiday season with a free performance.
7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church (Free)
The famous 1897 New York Sun editorial reassuring an 8-year-old girl about Santa Claus provides the background for playwright Andrew Fenady’s stage adaptation of his 1991 TV production.
8 p.m., Ojai Center for the Arts ($15 - $18)
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
Chamber Choir performs a concert titled Dreams assisted by the Percussion Ensemble, with a performance by the Women's Choir titled Stille Nacht.
8 p.m., St. Anthony's Seminary ($15 - $7)
A delightful holiday romantic comedy with a Beatnik sensibility, the play conjures up "Bewitched" for the stage.
8 p.m., Alhecama Theatre ($30 - $60)
Performers return to Mel's to dish up some down home blues.
8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Mel’s Lounge (Free)
DJ Marcelino will throw down for Dance Tribe to raise funds for the IV Food Co-op.
8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Gustafson Dance Studio ($10)
Electric Sex Enterprises presents four hard-rocking bands.
9 p.m., Whiskey Richard's (Free)
L.A.-based indie-pop band channels the serenity of the '60s and '70s folk movement. Presented by Club Mercy.
9 p.m., Velvet Jones ($13)
Progressive power-pop quartet returns to Creekside for an essential evening.
9 p.m., Creekside (Free)