Fri., Aug. 25
Foster Care: Orientation class for licensure as a foster or adoptive parent. At the Department of Social Services, 260 N. San Antonio Rd. For full schedule call the foster parent hotline: (866) 899-2649, or contact Anne Rodriguez at 696-8959.
Sat., Aug. 26
AIDS Donation: Annual AIDS Walk yard sale. 8am-1pm. 955 Garcia Rd., near the S.B. Bowl.
Sun., Aug. 27
Arlington West: Veterans for Peace needs volunteers to cover the 8-10am and 4:30-5:30pm shifts at Arlington West. Email email@example.com.
Tue., Aug. 29
Death Penalty Focus: Weekly vigil to abolish the death penalty. 4-5pm. Farmers Market at State and Cota streets. Call 967-7283.
Democratic Service Club: Needs your help with voter registration at the Farmers Market. Call Jim Le Vasseur at 284-1575.
Fund for Santa Barbara: Hosts a free grant-writing workshop for the fall 2006 grant-making cycle that recently started. Fund for S.B. supports organizations working for social, economic, environmental, and political change. 5:30-7pm. Goleta Valley Community Center, Room 6. Call 962-9164 or visit fundforsantabarbara.org.
Wed., Aug. 30
My Country, My Country: Documentary focuses on the U.S. occupation of Iraq and its effects on Iraqis. 7:30pm. UCSB’s Campbell Hall. Visit www.artsandlectures.ucsb.edu.
Thu., Aug. 31
Dems Meet: The Democratic Central Committee meets at Pea Soup Andersen’s in Buellton. Call 965-8030 for details.