Archive » March 29, 2007
By Tim 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
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
Four Seasons Biltmore offers “Terrific Tuesday” every Tuesday in the Ty Lounge. New drink special every month, featuring select wine and cocktail, with 50% off second drink, as well as special menu of bite-sized appetizers. Also, beginning at 6 pm, performance by pianist Al Reese.
When: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: 1260 Channel Drive
Live at Peabody’s
Peabody’s has live music every Sunday featuring The Legrand Trio. Trio plays and sings to American jazz and popular music from the 1920s and ’30s.
When: 1 pm on Sundays
Where: Peabody’s, 1198 Coast Village Road
Bob Long Live
Winner of the Scott Joplin Piano Award and voted “Entertainer of the Year” in San Diego, Bob Long plays every weekend at the DoubleTree Lounge.
When: Fridays and Saturdays, 8 pm to 11 pm
Where: Fess Parker's DoubleTree, 633 East Cabrillo Boulevard
ART ON DISPLAY
Village Frame & Gallery
Village Frame & Gallery is featuring works by Jeremy Harper, Montecito Union School alumnus and Santa Barbara resident. Plein air oil paintings of local beachscapes, including Hammonds and Butterfly beaches. A lot of his work will also be on display until the end of the month at the Faulkner Gallery in the Santa Barbara Library.
When: Monday thru Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm
Where: Village Frame & Gallery, 1485 East Valley Road
Divine Inspiration Gallery of Fine Art
Now through May 12, Divine Inspiration Gallery of Fine Art showcases “Through the Lens… Windows of Soul,” collection of photography from local artists.
When: Wednesday thru Saturday, 11 am to 4 pm
Where: 619 Linden Avenue, Carpinteria
Freedom Center’s SB Retreat
Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton, race car legend Andy Granatelli, former CIA director James Woolsey, radio show host Dennis Prager, Congressman Duncan Hunter and political commentator Dick Morris are just some of the guest speakers at this year’s David Horowitz Freedom Center Santa Barbara Retreat. Among the issues to be discussed at the conference are “The War at Home and Abroad” and “Political Indoctrination in our Public Schools and Universities.”
When: March 30 – April 1, 6 pm
Where: Loggia Room, Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel, 1260 Channel Drive
Price: Table of 10: $3,500, Individual seats: $350
Info: Missy Woodward, 323-556-2550 ext. 213
Seaside Theatre Presents…
“Dogsbreath Devereaux: The Dastardly Doctor or Nurses! Foiled Again!,” a local production by Billy St. John. This Carpinteria melodrama tells the tale of Dogsbreath Devereaux M.D., who plots to do away with a wealthy widow, Lotta Cash, and inherit her late husband’s clinic. Seaside Theatre is a non-profit theatre group.
When: Now through April 1
Where: Theatre Molly Barbey, 5315 Foothill Road
THURSDAY, MARCH 29
Channel City Club Presents…
Colonel Gordon Cucullu speaks on “Deadly Connections: The Array of Threats Against America.” Former special forces lieutenant colonel, Cucullu is best-selling author of “Separated at Birth: How North Korea became the Evil Twin.”
When: 11:30 am check-in; Luncheon at noon
Where: Reagan Room, Fess Parker’s DoubleTree Resort, 633 East Cabrillo Boulevard
Wines of Piemonte
Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel hosts unique dining experience at newly renovated Bella Vista Restaurant, in which Chef Roberto Neri of Pordenone, Italy prepares four-course meal of Northern Italian cuisine. Each course is paired with wine of Piemonte region. One evening only.
When: 6 pm to 9:30 pm
Where: Four Seasons Biltmore, 1260 Channel Drive
Scott Derrickson, writer and director of “The Exorcism of Emily Rose,” speaks about his life and work before free screening of film at Westmont College.
When: 5:15 pm
Where: Porter Theatre, 955 La Paz Road
SUNDAY, APRIL 1
Come Sing with Alice Parker
Westmont College, Santa Barbara Chapter of the American Guild of Organist and First Presbyterian Church host “Come Sing with Alice Parker.” Alice Parker, who holds Master’s degree from Juilliard, studied conducting under Robert Shaw. She has sung with the Vancouver Chamber Chorus, Atlanta Symphony Chorus and Chanticleer.
When: 6 pm
Where: First Presbyterian Church, 21 East Constance Street
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4
Caregiver Support Group
Caregiver education and support group facilitated by Eryn Eckert. Caregivers of individuals of Alzheimer's Disease or other forms of dementia are invited to share laughter and tears. Free respite care available during group.
When: 10 am to 11:30 am
Where: Friendship Center, 89 Eucalyptus Lane
Info: Eryn Eckert 969-0859
Kim Vincent and her husband, Roger Ford, host ongoing spiritual workshop for people who need healing from within.
When: First Wednesday of each month, 7:15 pm to 8:45 pm
Where: Montecito Library, 1469 East Valley Road
Info: Roger or Kim at 640-0211
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