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The Foundation Center hosts a grant-writing workshop for nonprofit arts organizations this Thursday, January 27, from 1-5 p.m. at the Santa Barbara Central Library (40 E. Anapamu St.). To register for this free seminar, visit or call Brent Field at 564-5623.


The Ojai Art Center Theater (113 S. Montgomery St., Ojai) is holding auditions for its upcoming production of Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple next Sunday, January 30, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. For info on requirements and available roles, call 646-0117 or visit


On Thursday, February 3, at 6 p.m., Santa Barbara activist and author Jolene DeLisa will be signing copies of her latest, The Children’s Peace Book, at the Peace Store (740 State St.). The book, which features drawings and quotes from children around the world, is also available for purchase online at

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