Archive » April 5, 2007
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
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
April 12 through May 5, Reynolds Gallery showcases independent projects of 16 Westmont seniors. Show consists of strong variety of work in sculpture, painting, printmaking, drawing, graphics and photography.
When: Monday through Saturday, 11 am to 5 pm
Where: Reynolds Gallery, 955 La Paz 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
Crosspulse at Crane
From bells to banjos to body music, boxes and balls, Crosspulse combines traditional with contemporary music and dance.
When: 7 pm
Where: Crane School, 1795 San Leandro Lane
Info: 969-7732 x 105
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4
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
THURSDAY, APRIL 5
Montecito Emergency Response and Recovery Action Group (MERRAG) holds training seminar. This month training session is “Evacuation Preparedness.”
When: 3:15 pm
Where: Montecito Fire Station, 595 San Ysidro Road
Info: Geri Simmons 969-2537
MONDAY, APRIL 9
Montecito Board of Architectural Review meets for first of two meetings this month. Call its downtown office for copy of agenda.
When: 3 pm
Where: 123 East Anapamu Street, Room 17
TUESDAY, APRIL 10
On the Agenda
Montecito Association Board of Directors meets for monthly meeting. Kirsten Ayars presents update on Milpas to Hot Springs Operational Improvements project, which includes widening of the freeway, temporary and permanent closures of onramps and installation of roundabout at western end of Coast Village Road.
When: 4 pm
Where: Montecito Hall, 1469 East Valley Road
Rick Caruso, owner of the Miramar hotel, presents new plans for the hotel. Montecito Association hosts Caruso’s conceptual presentation of the proposed plan. Event is open to the public.
When: 7 pm
Where: El Montecito Presbyterian Church, 1455 East Valley Road
THURSDAY, APRIL 12
Montecito Union School’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA) holds monthly meeting. All MUS parents are welcome to attend.
When: 8:45 am
Where: Montecito Union School, 385 San Ysidro Road
Info: 969-3249 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Evolution & Intelligent Design
Biologist Jeff Schloss explores provocative questions in “Evolution, Religion, and Intelligent Design: Scientific Debate or Culture War?,” part of a lecture series, Westmont Downtown: Conversations About Things That Matter.
When: 5:30 pm
Where: 1332 Santa Barbara Street
In Between Worlds
Judith Brown, Beit professor of imperial and commonwealth history at Balliol College, Oxford University, speaks on “Great Britain’s Changing Religious Landscape: The Impact of South Asian Migration,” focusing on how immigrants to the United Kingdom from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh are struggling to retain aspects of their cultural and religious heritage while finding their place within British society.
When: 7 pm
Where: Westmont’s Founder’s Room, 955 La Paz Road
FRIDAY, APRIL 13
In the Know
A Civil War re-enactor, Roger Know, presents program of stories, funny and fascinating, at Montecito Hope Ranch Republican Women’s Club luncheon.
When: 11:30 am
Where: Montecito Country Club, 920 Summit Road
Dr. Thema Bryant-Davis, assistant professor of educational psychology, explores influences affecting recovery from traumatic experiences in “The Cultural Context of Trauma Recovery.” Dr. Bryant-Davis examines child abuse, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, medical trauma, war, community violence and school traumas.
When: 3:30 pm
Where: Hieronymus Lounge, 955 La Paz Road
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