Archive » October 26, 2006
By Timothy Lennon Buckley
Coast Village Farmers’ Market
Look for booths and market umbrellas and you’ll be there among fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers
When: 8 am to 11:15 am
Where: Somewhere along Coast Village Road
Serafina, children and babies boutique, hosts storybook time for toddlers and young children. Children are treated to interactive reading of old and new classics, including books by Dr. Seuss, Maurice Sendak, Erik Carle, Beatrix Potter, Chihiro Iwasaki, Mary Hoffman and Mo Williams. Milk and cookies are served.
When: 1 pm
Where: Serafina, 1269 Coast Village Road
Info: 695-0420 or Allison@serafinaboutique.com
Live at Tsunami
Coast Village restaurant Tsunami, one of Montecito’s few hubs for live music, hosts evening of moxie-sing jazz and standards from Great American Songbook.
When: 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Where: 1014 Coast Village Road
Now through November 28, Montecito Frame is featuring recent works of local watercolor artist Stephen Newman.
When: Monday thru Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm
Where: Montecito Frame, 1224 K Coast Village Road
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25
Aging & Aching Joints
Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care hosts “Aging & Aching Joints: Options for Treatment,” with Dr. Daniel Craviotto. Evening includes wine and hors d’oeuvres.
When: 4 pm to 6 pm
Where: Montecito Country Club, 920 Summit Road
Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel hosts 2006 fall winemakers dinner. Second showcase in series hosts Dave Corey, owner and winemaker for CORE.
When: Call for information
Where: La Marina Room, 1260 Channel Drive
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27
GOP Women’s Talk
Montecito Hope Ranch Republican Women meets to discuss propositions on upcoming election ballot. Carol Anderson, former chair of the Santa Barbara Republican Central Committee, reviews each proposition. Q&A follows lunch.
When: 11:30 am
Where: 1129 State Street, Restaurant Nu
Cold Spring Fall Festival
Kids and parents are welcome to participate in Cold Spring School Fall Festival. This year’s event includes two giant inflatable slides, dunk tank, bake sale, face painting and much more. Make sure to dress up in your Halloween costumes.
When: 2 pm to 5:30 pm
Where: 2243 Sycamore Canyon Road
Twilight Time at Lotusland
Take advantage of autumn and twilight at Lotusland, special time of year when the 37-acre garden takes on different colors and eerie shadows. Guests can take docent-guided or self-guided tour, and docents are available throughout the garden to answer questions. Wine and hors d’oeuvres served on the terrace at the top of the main lawn.
When: 3:30 pm to sunset
Price: $40 for Lotusland members; $50 for non-members
Where: 695 Ashley Road
After 10-year absence from the art scene, Stephan Newman remerges with collection of recent work. His work ranges from expressive abstracts to thought-provoking mixed media.
When: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: Montecito Frame, 1225 K Coast Village Road
Jazzing Up Peabody’s
Len Berman’s Jazz Plus New Orleans Style Jazz performs tonight at Peabody’s.
When: 6 pm to 8 pm
Where: 1198 Coast Village Road
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28
Mish at Lucky’s
Mish Tworkowski, foremost jewelry designer and founder of Mish New York, appears to show his collection of fine jewelry at Coast Village restaurant Lucky’s. Portion of sales benefits Lotusland.
When: 10 am to 5 pm
Where: 1279 Coast Village Road
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31
Montecito Emergency Response and Recovery Action Group (MERRAG) holds training seminar. This month’s action item? “District Wide Drill.”
When: 3:15 pm
Where: To be announced
Info: Geri Simmons, 969-2537
Ghost Village Road
For another year, ghosts and ghouls roam the haunted sidewalks of Coast Village Road. Stores participating in the event hand out candy for all those in costume. The staff at the gelateria and deli, Here’s the Scoop, has prepared a pirate-themed haunted house.
When: trick-or-treating at 3 pm; haunted house 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: 1187 Coast Village Road (lower level)
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4
Keep It Beautiful
Montecito Association Beautification committee invites you, your family and friends to come celebrate Beautification Day at the Upper Village Green. Festivities start at 9 am with a continental breakfast provided by the Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel. Once you are done with breakfast, it’s off to pick up trash on one of Montecito’s many lanes, streets, trails or beaches. A tee shirt and a bottle of water will be given to all participants before they are assigned a cleanup route.
At 11 am, everyone gathers at the Village Green for the awards presentation recognizing those who, in their own way, keep Montecito beautiful. Then it’s time for some Five Alarm Chili and hot dogs prepared by the Montecito Fire District. Fresh-baked chocolate chip cookies and gelato from Here’s the Scoop will be served.
When: 9 am
Where: Upper Village Green, 1170 East Valley Road
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7
On the Board
County Board of Supervisors takes up Ty Warner's Biltmore Seawall appeal. The hotelier is requesting full and unquestioned approval of his Butterfly Beach steps reconstruction with architectural implementations.
When: hearing begins at 9 am
Where: Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, fourth floor, 105 East Anapamu Street
On the Agenda
Montecito Association Land Use Committee meets for monthly discussion.
When: 4 pm
Where: Montecito Hall, 1469 East Valley Road
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9
Montecito Union School’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA) holds monthly meeting. All MUS parents are welcome to attend.
When: 8:45 am
Where: To be announced
Info: 969-3249 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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