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2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Two gray whales ... It was breezy again today in the Santa Barbara Channel. There was not much swell and Crystal clear skies. Total sightings for the day included two gray whales.
We left Santa Barbara Harbor at 9 AM. By 9:15AM I got lucky and had spotted the first of the two whales off Hendry’s...
 
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Save the Date! Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival -- 6/30 ... The Santa Barbara Wine and Food Festival™ takes place along the shaded banks of Mission Creek at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Swirl, sip, and savor tastings from 50 premier Central Coast Wineries complemented by savory and sw...
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - The Brubeck Circle presents ... An evening with Derek Douget -- 2/23 ... The Brubeck Circle presents ..... Derek Douget, a member of the Ellis Marsalis Quartet and the Director of the Heritage School of Music, finely mixes his Louisiana upbringing with his strong individualism and idiosyncratic voice. ...
 
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Lobero Give Day -- Thursday, 2/22 -- our 145th birthday! ... Help us celebrate the Lobero by joining us for Lobero Give Day on Thursday, February 22–our 145th birthday!
“Give Days” are like a 24-hour digital pep rally, and like any party, we want to invite all our friends to be there.
Th...
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Danish String Quartet at UCSB's Campbell Hall -- 2/23 ... The Danish String Quartet find themselves at the core of today’s classical music world, beloved by critics and audiences across the globe who celebrate their “technically adroit and vibrant playing” (The New York Times) as much as the infectious...
 
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - This Sunday ... Visions of Hope - Worship & Celebration -- 2/25 ... Visions of Hope presents this FREE celebration of a century of Black History, life and culture. This 8th annual kick-off event brings the community together in a unified worship, enhances cultural awareness, and strengthens faith. The ...
2/21 (Thousand Oaks, CA) - Firefall -- this Saturday at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza ... In an age where new bands come and go, Firefall has enjoyed a career that spans more than forty years and shows no sign of slowing down. Their layered harmonies backed by driving rhythms transcends many genres from rock to country to AC an...
 
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - The "Teen Star" spectacular is this Saturday at The Arlington Theatre ... Teen Star is a Non Profit supporting the performing arts. We aim to educate youth and showcase their singing and dancing talent. ... Presented by: Metropolitan Theatres - Arlington Theatre ... Venue: Arlington Theatre
2/21 (Simi Valley, CA) - Friday ... Ronny and The Classics ... at Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center ... Ronny and the Classics return to the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center for an evening of pop standards and retro rock 'n' roll hits from the 1950s and '60s. This high-energy quintet are known for their flashy attire, hot moves...
 
2/21 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Opera SB's "The Barber of Seville" opens on March 2nd ... Rossini’s comic masterpiece has been charming audiences for more than 200 years. It’s all about bribery, deceit and disguise as Figaro—barber by day and matchmaker by night—helps the beautiful Rosina and Count Lindoro outwit and outman...
2/21 (Ojai, CA) - Cast Announced for Ojai ACT's (3/16 - 4/8) ... The Bard returns to the Ojai Art Center Theater with Macbeth, a joint production between the theater and the Ojai Performing Arts Theater. Taking the helm is director Michael Addison, a seasoned theatrical professional including a long history of Shakespea...
 
2/20 (Camarillo, CA) - Just announced .... 13th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival -- April 28 ... Southern California's Longest-Running Yearly Big Blues Event, returns on Saturday, April 28. Gates open 10:00 am, music begins at 11:00 am. Tickets $30. (Pre-Sale), $40. (Day of Show). Kids 12 and under, free with paid Adult ...
2/20 (Camarillo, CA) - Save the Date! 13th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival, Dedicated to the Late Mickey Jones -- 4/28 ... (CAMARILLO, CA) - The 13th Annual Ventura County Blues Festival, Southern California's Longest-Running Yearly Big Blues Event, returns on Saturday, April 28, to Studio Channel Islands, 2222 E. Ve...
 
2/20 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Save the Date! COMMUNICATING DOORS presented by The Theatre Group at SBCC -- 3/1 ... This intricate time-traveling comic thriller by the British master of farcical comedy delighted London and New York audiences. A London sex specialist from the future stumbles into a murder plot that sends her, complim...
2/20 (Santa Barbara, CA) - How to Make Engaging Videos at Newscycle Speed ... Register now for this FREE online Webinar for members ... presented by MarketProfs. Mark your calendar now for 02/27/2018 @ 10:00 AM Pacific. Log into your 'Showcase Account' for all the details.  
 
2/20 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Early Spring Whale Watching Trips – 3 Per Day ... It’s mid February in Santa Barbara and with it come the gray whales. Which means it’s also time for us to start our, three times a day coastal, early Spring whale watching trips! Whether you are an early riser or more of an afternoon person, we have wha...
2/20 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Solving the "Unproductive" Directors Problem ... Let's do something about those Directors on your Chamber Board.   You know who I mean -- the ones who take up space at the table, offer plenty of comments and advice and then, for always-convenient reasons, never seem to be available when somet...
 
2/19 (Camarillo, CA) - CSUCI History major wins internship with the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. ... Feb. 19, 2018 — CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) History major Samantha Mendoza was in 12th grade when she decided she wanted to be a librarian. “I had talked to my dad about it and he suggested I work at the Smithsonian, and...
2/18 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Fin whales and Gray whales ... 2018 02-18 SB Channel – Six fin whales and 2 gray whales provided the cetacean action today in the Santa Barbara Channel. Captain Dave and his crew located wildlife between Santa Cruz Island and Santa Barbara Harbor. Weather and sea conditions were good, although the fo...
 
2/18 (Santa Barbara, CA) - Just announced! Santa Barbara Kite Festival -- April 8th ... Happy Spring! Handmade kites, some sporting amazing cutting edge flying technologies, designs and fabrics, are a tradition at most festivals worldwide among the avid kite flyers. However, our festival has also been the lucky witness over the ...
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