Archive for the ‘To Do’ Category

  • A Tribute to Langston Hughes

    Apr 27, 13 • Datebook

    April 28, 3–5 p.m. A Tribute to Langston Hughes Don’t miss this last poetry month event at St. Paul AME Church (502 Olive Street). For more information click here...

  • The Curtains Close for Opera SB with Don Pasquale!

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook, Music, To Do, Web Exclusives

      Opera Santa Barbara (OSB) is closing its season with a big bang! After the success of this year, there is a guaranteed strong turnout for the perennial favorite Donizetti’s delightful Don Pasquale. The closing act is playing April 26 at 7:30 p.m....

  • Gather Round for Final Poetry Fest

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook, Poetry, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Do you enjoy reading, writing, or listening to poetry? If so, come to the PoetryFest Reading on Friday, April 26 at 7 p.m. to hear new voices and old recite lines from some of their best poems. The event will be held in the Contemporary Arts Forum, located...

  • The “How to…” On Preventing Alzheimer’s

    Apr 26, 13 • Books, Datebook, Web Exclusives

    Nearly everyone is afraid of Alzheimer’s. And really, in a nation where five million people have been diagnosed, we have grounds for our fears. We have been told that there is nothing we can do to prevent its clutches from grabbing our brains…but...

  • ART | ARCHITECTURE ON FILM Series Returns to UCSB’s Pollock Theater

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Last year’s ART | ARCHITECTURE ON FILM series is getting a sequel! Due to popular demand, this four-date film series has returned for a second year to UC Santa Barbara’s state-of-the-art Pollock Theater, where it will reveal the stories behind some of the...

  • Transition House’s A Vintage Affair Mad Hatter Luncheon

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook

    April 26, 11:30 a.m. Transition House’s A Vintage Affair Mad Hatter Luncheon Join Transition House Auxiliary for this festive annual event featuring a special performance of “Hollywood Revisited,” with singers and dancers wearing actual costumes from...

  • Eric Taylor

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook

    April 27, 8 p.m. Eric Taylor A storyteller in musician form, Eric Taylor is an American singer-songwriter from Texas who has graced the musical stage many times. His songs have also been recorded by other musicians, including Lyle Lovett...

  • Wine and Cheese Botanic Lectures: “Green Building in Santa Barbara”

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook

    April 27, 3–5 p.m. Wine and Cheese Botanic Lectures: “Green Building in Santa Barbara” Come enjoy wine, cheese and a lecture by Bryan Henson building green and sustainable designs...

  • Gary Small, M.D.: Keeping Your Brain Healthy—Preventing Alzheimer’s

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook

    April 27, 3 p.m. Gary Small, M.D.: Keeping Your Brain Healthy—Preventing Alzheimer’s The best-selling co-author of The Memory Bible and director of the UCLA Longevity Center shares research-based Alzheimer’s prevention tips and healthy brain...

  • Dream On By

    Apr 26, 13 • Datebook

    April 27, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Dream On By Peter Pucci delivers his world premiere of Dream On By, a ballet set to the songs of Paul Simon that evokes intangible ideas explored in the music legend’s lyrics, performed brilliantly by State Street Ballet...