Citizen’s Alert

Sat., Apr. 29

Parkinson Association of S.B.:Hosts a free seminar on living with Parkinson’s disease. Health professionals earn credits. 9am. Wake Center, 300 Turnpike Rd. Call 683-1326.

Blood Drive:Hosted by Assembly­member Pedro Nava and Tri-Counties Blood Blank. 10am-2pm. S.B. County Courthouse. Call 965-7037.

Goleta Earth Day:Goleta Family School hosts an Earth Day celebration with music, food, arts and crafts, an auction, and more. 11am-4pm. Stow Grove Park, 580 N. La Patera Lane. Call 681-1268 x308.

Surfing Exhibit Meeting:S.B. Maritime Museum seeks community input about its upcoming permanent surfing exhibit. 3pm. Museum’s Munger Theater, 113 Harbor Way, Ste. 190. Call 962-8404.

Postal Shooting Remembrance Concert:To benefit the victims’ families. 7:30pm. Marjorie Luke Theatre. $25-$50 donation; buy tickets at Lobero Theatre. Call 453-6496.

Mon., May 1

International Workers Day:PUEBLO hosts a march and rally for immigrant rights. 3:30pm. Ortega Park. Call 882-2484.

In the Running:Educators are invited to meet 2nd District Supervisor candidate Janet Wolf at Nancy Harter’s home. 4-6pm. Call 451-2278 for details.

Tue., May 2

Earth Day Film Series:Presents Oil on Ice. 5pm. UCSB Bren Hall 1414. Call 963-0583 x104.

Ballot Measure Measured:S.B. County Child Care Planning Council hosts a panel discussion on Prop. 82, the Preschool for All Act. 6-8pm. S.B. County Planning Commission hearing room, 123 E. Anapamu St. Call 964-4710 x4473.


Pre-Schooled:S.B. County Child Care Planning Council invites public comment on the draft of the S.B. County Strategic Plan for Early Care and Education 2006-2015. The document is available at the S.B. County Child Care Planning Council, 3970 La Colina Rd., Rm. 6. Call 964‑4710 x4473 for Lompoc, Solvang, and Santa Maria locations. Written input will be accepted until May 1 at 5pm, or in person on May 1 from 5-5:45pm at the Betteravia Government Center, 511 E. Lakeside Parkway, Santa Maria; and on May 2 from 5-5:45pm at the S.B. County Planning Commission hearing room, 123 E. Anapamu St.

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