Citizen’s Alert

Thu., July 13 Free Public Forum: Discuss local solutions to peak oil with Randy Udall and Larry Saltzman. 7:30pm. SBCC, Earth and Biological Sciences Building, Rm. 309. Go to

Fri., July 14 TGIF: Environmental Defense Center hosts Friday happy hour during the summer, with live music, food, drinks, and a raffle. 5:30-7:30pm. 906 Garden St. $10 at the door to benefit EDC. Call 963-1622.

Sat., July 15 Beachcombers Needed: Community Environmental Council hosts an Arroyo Burro beach clean-up. 10am. Entrance stairs to the beach. Call 963-0583 x116.

Ray Strong’s Legacy: The Oak Group celebrates its 20th anniversary with an opening reception for its new exhibition. 5-8pm. Palm Loft Gallery, 410 Palm Ave., Loft A-1, Carpinteria. Call 684-9700.

Tue., July 18 Aggressive Progressives: S.B.’s Progressive Democrats of America holds its monthly meeting. 7pm. Democratic Headquarters, 402 E. Gutierrez St. Email

10 Percent Tuesdays: Dine or lunch at Aldo’s on Tuesdays in July and 10 percent of your meal’s proceeds go to Legal Aid Foundation of S.B. County. 1031 State St. Call 963-6687.

Wed., July 19 Impeachment Teach-in: International and constitutional law experts examine violations by the Bush administration and propose remedies. 7pm. Faulkner Gallery, S.B. Library. Call 564-2698.

Ongoing Calling All Music Masters: Cottage Hospital is putting on a performance of Into the Woods at the Marjorie Luke Theatre as a fundraiser for the children’s ward. Accompanists, conductors, and a vocal coach are needed immediately for July rehearsals and/or August performances. Call Travis at 895-1769.

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