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

Unity Toastmasters Club

7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., 1626 Santa Barbara St.

Heated Meditation

8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., 1905 Cliff Drive Unit. G ($5)

Cardio Funk

9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., 316-A State St.-The Adderly School ($18 - $20)

Core Fitness Roller Classes

10 a.m., 4430 Hollister Avenue ($10)

Overeaters Anonymous

10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Unity Church (Free)

Stretch and Tone

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

Tykes Class: Forest Friends

10:15 a.m. to 11 a.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History ($75 - $95)

Nutrition and Diabetes

Noon to 1 p.m., Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, 2219 Bath St. (Free)

Goleta Valley Toastmasters

Noon to 1 p.m., 5679 Hollister Ave., Goleta

Core Fitness Roller Classes

Noon, 4430 Hollister Avenue ($10)

Postpartum Support Group

1 p.m., Child Abuse Listening and Mediation office, Rm. 8, 1236 Chapala St. (Free)

Carpinteria Farmers Market

3 p.m. to 6 p.m., 800 block of Linden Ave.

SPARQ Training

4 p.m., Prevail Conditioning ($20 - $60)

Bilingual Open Shop

4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Bici Centro ($3)

Summerland Book Group

5:30 p.m., Smmerland Church, 2400 Lillie Ave. Summerland (Free)

Dance Fitness

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Carrillo Recreation Ctr. (Free)


6 p.m. to 7 p.m., First Christian Church

Hula Hoop Dance Class

6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., Robertson Gymnasium, UCSB

My World Recovery

6 p.m., 1187 Coast Village Rd., Ste. 10-J (Free)

Touch Rugby

6 p.m., Chase Palm Park (Free)

Jon Jeffers

6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Moby Dick Restaurant


6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant (Free)

Contemporary Israeli Dancing

6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., S.B. Hillel (Free)

A Women's Circle of Inspiration & Connection

6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., downtown location ($35)


7 p.m. to midnight, Monty's Sports Bar

Locals Night

7 p.m., Roundin' Third ($4 - $5)

AA Meeting

8 p.m. to 9 p.m., St. Michael's University Church (Free)

Live Music

9:30 p.m. to 10:45 p.m., Brewhouse

Thursday, April 18, 2013

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Battle of the Books

A competition between students grades 4 through 6 to help encourage reading and reading comprehension.

9 a.m., S.B. County Education Office

Adesso Atelier Jewelry Sample Sale

Check the best of Adesso's lineup this weekend with special discounts and items.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Adesso Atelier (Free)

SB Public Gardens Month Garden Series

As part of the celebration of garden month, City Parks & Recreation has scheduled a series of 10 free public Garden Talks featuring some of Santa Barbara’s most notable garden experts.

10 a.m. to noon, Various locations and times; call for details. (Free)

Groesbeck Painting Event

Santa Barbara, CA - Montecito Bank & Trust and the Santa Barbara Courthouse Docent Council are proud to announce the 1924 commissioned painting, “Cabrillo Landing” by painter Dan Sayre Groesbeck is returning to its original home at 1000 State Street

Noon, S.B. Courthouse (Free)

Sale Ready Workshop

A Free Workshop for local home owners with topics from the local housing market to credit scores.

1:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Marmalade Café (Free)

Five Wishes Community Workshop

Join Hospice of Santa Barbara and the Alliance for Living and Dying Well for training in how to help people complete their Five Wishes documents and provide more information about end of life care options and more.

4 p.m., Hospice of S.B. (Free)

Celebrate Earth Day with Hedgeware

Go green and celebrate Earth Day as Santa Barbara designer/artist and author Barbara Flanagan launches Hedgeware, a new desktop accessory line made of an artificial turf material.

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

Manuel Unzueta Fire Benefit

Join Manuel Unqueta SBCC’s EOPS, the Santa Barbara PARC Foundation and the Santa Barbara US/Mexico Sister Cities Committee for this special fundraiser benefiting one of the area's most esteemed Chicano artists.

5 p.m. to 8 p.m., El Paseo ($15)

Hilary Brace Trunk Show

Featuring unique scarves by Santa Barbara artist Hilary Brace are based upon her original drawings in pastel and photographs.

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

Danny Lyon Film Series: "White Heat" (1949)

SBMA to host screening of the 1949 film "White Heat,"

5:30 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art (Free)

Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation: Saks and The City VI

A special night to go out and be spoiled with mini-makeovers from Saks Fifth Avenue artists, massages from Santa Barbara’s finest masseuses, and more.

6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saks Fifth Avenue ($150 - $275)

SWEAT Outdoors - Girsh Park

Alternate between explosive cardio drills, resistance moves, plyometrics, core and balance work.

6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Girsh Park ($12 - $15)

Town Hall: Global Warning! How Will Santa Barbara Face Climate Change?

Join a dialogue that explores how Santa Barbara is currently impacted by climate change and what researchers expect to see in the city’s future.

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History (Free)

In the Heights

Dos Pueblos Theatre Company will tell the high-flying story of New York's Washington Heights neighborhood.

7 p.m., Elings Performing Arts Center ($10 - $15)

What Matters Most: Fr. Virgil Cordano, OFM, and Life Chronicle

Kate Carter lectures for the Cordano Institute for Adult Spirituality Spring Lecture Series.

7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Old Mission Santa Barbara ($10)

GreenScreen 2013 Student Film Premiere

The Carsey-Wolf Center, Film and Media Studies Department, and UCSB Associated Students Coastal Fund will sponsor the premiere screening of student environmental films.

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Pollock Theater (Free)

SurfRider Foundation, Santa Barbara Chapter Monthly Meeting

The SurfRider Foundation, Santa Barbara Chapter will be holding their monthly meeting with City Council member Cathy Murillo.

7 p.m., Watershed Resource Ctr. (Free)

Laguna Blanca Presents Little Shop of Horrors!

Local high school students will star in this classic comedy and horror musical.

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Laguna Blanca School (Free - $10)

Sonia Shah

Author of The Fever - How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years will speak on her research and the disease that kills a million people each year.

8 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall (Free)

Baauer and Danny Brown

The only SoCal date of the "Worst of Both Worlds Tour" hits SB featuring two Coachella-bound artists.

8 p.m., Casa de la Raza ($20 - $25)

Ken McAlpine Lecture

Ken McAlpine will presents, "Islands Apart : A Year on the Edge of Civilization," a lecture on the changing times with an emphasis on the Channel Islands.

8 p.m., S.B. Maritime Museum

Dinosaur Jr

80's alt-rock and indie pioneers will play Velvet Jones.

8 p.m., Velvet Jones ($25 - $30)

The Year of Magical Thinking

Ensemble Theater Company presents, "The Year of Magical Thinking," a story of one woman's experience with loss and recovery.

8 p.m., Ensemble Theatre Company ($32 - $65)

Youth Lagoon

Trevor Jones, also known as Youth Lagoon, will take to the stage with his hypnotic and unique indie sounds in this live performance hosted by Club Mercy.

9 p.m., SOhO ($15)

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