Beating Bullies

PCPA Theaterfest Debuts Newest Childrens’ Play

This week, take your little ones to see Oliver Button Is a Sissy, a musical based on Tomie dePaola’s children’s book of the same name, about a grade-school-aged boy who stands up to bullies by staying true to himself. PCPA Theaterfest Outreach will present the play at branches of the S.B. Public Library System throughout the area; find a time at the library nearest you:

<em>Oliver Button Is a Sissy</em>
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Oliver Button Is a Sissy

• Carpinteria Public Library (5141 Carpinteria Ave., Carpinteria. Call 684-4314.): Thursday, March 17, 10:30 a.m.

• Goleta Public Library (500 N. Fairview Ave., Goleta. Call 964-7878.): Thursday, March 17, 3:30 p.m.

• Montecito Branch Library (1469 E. Valley Rd., Montecito. Call 969-5063.): Wednesday, March 23, 10:30 a.m.

S.B. Central Library (40 E. Anapamu St. Call 962-7653.): Wednesday, March 23, 3:30 p.m.

All showings of Oliver Button are free, and are geared toward children ages 5+. Visit for more info.

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