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January 8 (9am-7pm)
See an assortment of precious stones, necklaces, bracelets, and rings Jan. 6-8.
Cost: Admission is free
A DICKENS OF A MYSTERY
January 8 (5pm)
Enjoy a murder mystery dinner with some of Charles Dickens' most beloved characters through Jan. 29. Reservations required. Dress casual. Shows last approximately 2 hrs.
2ND ANNUAL ACT TALENT SHOW
January 8 (10am-4pm)
Guest judges will award cash prizes for categories ranging from ages 4 to adult as part of a fundraiser for theatre scholarships. The finale takes place Jan. 19.
Cost: $10 registration fee
January 8 (3pm)
This event is free and open to the public at all levels of skill or interest. Come and strum at the club's new winter venue on Dec. 11 at
January 8 (Open Wed.-Sun.)
is a discussion of the newest ideas in contemporary photography. The exhibit was juried by New York's Debra Klomp Ching and will be on display through Jan. 29.
Bugs are way cool: Fight pests with beneficial insects for an eco-friendly garden Right off the vine: Summerset Farms in Santa Ynez does all the work, but lets you do the picking Barrels to chairs: Barrel proprietor Pedro Meza wastes not with Eco-Wine Furniture Hobnobbing with Helen: Picnicking with the Pioneers Man's best friend, pest's worst enemy: Agricultural commissioner demonstrates Santa Barbara County's new pest detection dog Search and rescue team rappels stranded hikers down Cathedral Peak Lompoc files petition to take control of resident's property