Citizens’ Alert

Thu., June 14

Eracism: The Fund for Santa Barbara is sponsoring a workshop regarding the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination. 10am-2pm. Casa de la Raza, 601 E. Montecito St. Call 965-8581.

Test Yourself: Free testing for HIV and hepatitis. 5:30-7pm. Pacific Pride Foundation, 126 E. Haley St., Ste. A-11. Call 963-3636.

Fri., June 15

All Wet: Various activist groups are sponsoring a free screening of Wetback: The Undocumented Documentary. 7:30pm. Friendship Manor, 6647 El Colegio Rd., Isla Vista. Email

School’s Out: Celebrate the beginning of summer with a drug- and alcohol-free hip-hop party for teens. 7-11pm. Casa de la Raza, 601 E. Montecito St. Call 965-8581.

Sat., June 16

Hi-Yah: The Santa Barbara Rape Crisis Center holds a women’s self-defense class. 10am-2pm. S.B. Rape Crisis Center, 433 E. Canon Perdido St. Call 963-6832 x12.

Mon., June 18

Corny Movie: The Slow Food Santa Barbara Convivium is sponsoring a free screening of the documentary King Corn. 7pm. Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Central Library, 40 E. Anapamu St. Call 564-5608.

Wed., June 20

Jewish News: Hillel UCSB presents Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Judaism with Rabbi Allison Conyer. 3:45-4:45pm. Hillel UCSB, 781 Embarcadero del Mar, Isla Vista. Call 968-1280.


Sun Worshippers: Solstice staffers are looking for volunteers to work at this year’s T-shirt booth, beer garden, and other Summer Solstice sites on June 22-23. Email

Summer Cycle: Citizens are asked to form teams of five and log the number of utilitarian bike trips taken in June in order to compete for prizes. Visit

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