Friday Nov 17 @ 10:00 AM
Iconic Masters- Magic the Gathering Release 10am!
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Iconic Masters- Magic the Gathering Release 10am! Pre-Order your boxes now!
 
    Friday Nov 17 @ 6:00 PM
Intro to Calligraphy Workshop
Art From Scrap – Learn techniques of writing with a calligraphy felt pen in this adult art workshop at Art From Scrap. Guest Artist Patty Berns will guide everyone using hand lettered templates. You will compose words, sentences and practice good spacing. Patty will introduce faux-style and flourishing. Discover the strategies of good composition to create your own artwork. This workshop will produce a beautiful phrase of ‘word art’, suitable for framing. There is no prior experience necessary, just a desire to learn. Left-handed friends are always welcome. This workshop includes a glass of wine, two hours of instruction, and all tools and materials. Each attendee will leave with their own calligraphy felt pen to continue their newfound skill at home.
 
    Friday Nov 17 @ 6:30 PM
Friday Night Magic
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Come in and play in our Sanctioned Standard MTG matches and win prizes! FNM starts at 6:30pm. If you dont know how to play but want to learn show up earlier. $5 entry fee and 15% off all TCG's! All players receive one free booster!
 
    Friday Nov 17 @ 7:00 PM
Hamlet(te): The Plie's The Thing
The Marjorie Luke Theatre – Santa Barbara Junior High School Performing Arts Club is teaming up with State Street Ballet's "Library Dances" team to present a blend of theatre and dance! A fascinating montage of ballet and William Shakespeare, "Hamlet(te): The Plié's the Thing" is sure to be a don't-miss extravaganza! Act One presents the story of Hamlet primarily in dance form, with SBJH students dancing alongside professionals from State Street Ballet, with narration and vignettes by our students to connect the scenes. Then, in Act Two, we are proud to present "Hamlette," a one act comedy by Alison Williams where Shakespeare's tragic hero is a woman, and the greatest drama in Western literature gets turned on its head! Tickets avail at the door, for more info please visit www.sbjhperformingarts.weebly.com or call 805-963-7751 x4028. See you there!
 
    Friday Nov 17 @ 7:30 PM
UCSB Chamber Choir and Women's Chorus
UCSB Department of Music – For their Fall 2017 Concert, the UCSB Chamber Choir, under the direction of Grey Brothers, and the UCSB Women’s Chorus, under the direction of Tyler Reece, will perform "Choral Reflections," a concert of meditative sacred music from various traditions by composers of diverse backgrounds. The Women's Chorus program will highlight Karl Jenkins' "Adiemus", Ernani Aguiar's "Salmo 150", Libby Larsen's "While We are on Earth", and Jocelyn Hagen's "Moon Goddess", and will include music by Gerald Cohen, Robert De Cormier, Joan Szymko, and John Rutter. The Chamber Choir will perform favorites including Ola Gjeilo's "Ubi caritas", Morten Lauridsen's "O magnum mysterium", and Ernest Bloch's "Silent Devotion and Response" from "Sacred Service", as well as more adventurous repertoire by Arvo Pärt and Gabriel Jackson. Knut Nystedt's Ave Maria, a virtuosic piece for solo violin and a cappella chorus, will anchor the performance. Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church (1500 State St.). Tickets: general admission ($15), non-UCSB students with ID ($10), UCSB students with ID ($5), children under 12 (FREE).* Tickets may be purchased at the door, at the AS Ticket Office window (UCEN Room 1535, across from Corwin Pavilion), online at http://music.ucsb.edu/news/purchase-tickets, or by calling the AS Ticket Office at (805) 893-2064. *Youth tickets may be reserved in advance by visiting the AS Ticket Office window on the UCSB campus (UCEN Room 1535, across from Corwin Pavilion) or by contacting the AS Ticket Office at ticketoffice@as.ucsb.edu or (805) 893-2064. About the UCSB Choirs The UCSB Chamber Choir is an outstanding ensemble of music majors and non-majors, comprised of 36 of the best singers from the UCSB campus. Specializing in virtuosic a cappella choral music from the Renaissance to the 20th century, the group has collaborated with the Ericson Chamber Choir from Stockholm, Madrigalchor Kiel from Germany, the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra, the Santa Barbara Symphony, and the Asia-America Symphony Orchestra in Los Angeles. The Chamber Choir undertakes frequent international concert tours, and has twelve CD recordings to its credit. A dynamic group of music majors and non-majors, the UCSB Women’s Chorus draws its membership from some 20 departments across campus. The Women’s Chorus performs the main repertoire for women's voices, including a cappella and accompanied works, often with unusual combinations of instruments. The Women’s Chorus has been featured on four CD recordings with the UCSB Chamber Choir, including Carl Orff’s "Carmina Burana".
 
    Friday Nov 17 - Nov 18 @ 9:00 PM
Pookie, The Six Sevens, Sanderlings at SOhO Presented by KCSB
SOhO Restaurant and Music Venue – *KCSB Presents* Friday Nov 17 $10 at door or presale Doors at 9 Pookie likes playing music in small, cramped, and overly personal spaces, mostly for our own enjoyment and because it's fun to say, "hey, we're in a band". Show up and blow up. https://pookie.bandcamp.com/ https://www.facebook.com/pookietheband/ The Six Sevens is an indie/pop-punk band from santa barbara, ca. check out our website and music here: https://www.thesixsevensband.com/ https://www.facebook.com/pg/thesixsevens/about/?ref=page_internal Sanderlings is and indi/punk/surf band formed in Santa Barbara in 2016. In one short year they have managed to write and record a full length album, due spring 2018, while maintaining an impressive effort at booking and playing live shows. Their explosive presence on stage is controlled chaos while still maintaining a melodic edge. https://sanderlings.bandcamp.com/releases https://www.facebook.com/sanderlingsfly/
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 8:00 AM
40th Annual Turkey Trot
UCSB Department of Recreation – Absorb the breathtaking coastal routes of UCSB and Isla Vista while participating in our annual charity run! Students and members of the community can participate in either the 5k run/walk or the 10k run, with both men and women's divisions. The race will begin on the Lagoon lawn on campus, making its way around the lagoon to campus point and through Isla Vista. Check in: 8:30AM 10k: 9:30AM 5k: 9:40AM Proceeds from the registration fees benefit the Chad Briner Student Staff Development Fund that promotes leadership within the Department of Recreation by supporting staff development activities. Prizes are awarded to the first, second and third place winners of the Men’s and Women’s for each length race. The last day to register is November 14! *Please register now in-person at the Customer Service Center or online at http://recreation.sa.ucsb.edu/classes-events/special-events/turkey-trot
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 10:00 AM
Thanksgiving Basket Brigade
MAFF - Martial Arts Family Fitness – Every November, MAFF organizes a national project, in collaboration with Family Service Agency and Transition House of Santa Barbara, called “Thanksgiving Basket Brigade.” Our mission is to deliver complete Thanksgiving dinners directly to a minimum of 150 needy families in our community. We will accomplish this by coordinating our human and financial resources. This project requires the generosity of as many people as possible. The Thanksgiving dinner basket will include a turkey, dinner rolls, butter, corn, beans, cranberry sauce, sweet potatoes, gravy, pie, apple cider, and a roasting pan.
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 10:00 AM
Lolë Trunk Show
evolation yoga Santa Barbara – Are your yoga threads looking a little sad? Lolë could be your new favorite brand! Only one way to find out - check out their trunk show happening at our studio this Saturday. Monthly members - you get 20% off!! We'll be featuring three companies as well: • Saje: Natural Ingredients: 100% pure, plant derived essential oils - sourced from all over the world. • Conscious Kombucha: Local and organic kombucha company right out of Carpinteria! • Theracream: 100% Natural ingredients and quickly works to relieve pain.
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 10:30 AM
Saturday Modern Magic
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Join METRO on Saturday mornings at 10:30am for a Magic the Gathering: Modern Tournament. $5 entry fee, and registered players get 15% off all TCG purchases. Format info/banned list: http://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/modern
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 1:00 PM
Mara Abboud Trunk Show
Santa Barbara Museum of Art – Santa Barbara artist Mara Abboud comes to the Museum Store for a Trunk Show and signing of her artwork on multi-purpose temprered glass, serving trays, coasters, and cutting boards. New fall and holiday designs to be released at this event—perfect for holiday shopping lists!
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 2:00 PM
Isla Vista Fall Festival
UCSB Community Housing Office – Isla Vista Fall Festival 2017 Come out for Live Music from Careless Club! There will be FREE henna and tabling from UCSB and SBCC orgs giving away FREE STUFF! Isla Vista Property Providers will also be tabling to find about about housing for next year! * Saturday, November 18th, 2 to 5pm in Anisq'Oyo Park * Sponsored by Isla Vista Tenants Union External Vice President of Local Affairs (UCSB EVPLA) UCSB Community Housing Office Isla Vista Recreation and Parks District Isla Vista Footpatrol
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 2:00 PM
Learn to Play Pokemon with Metro!
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Join Team METRO on Saturdays from 2pm-3pm if you want to learn how to play the Pokemon TCG! Start your Pokemon journey with METRO. Learn to build decks, play the game, and more! No experience needed.
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 2:00 PM
Saturday Pokemon
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Come in 2-4pm and play the Pokemon Trading Card Game. $5 Entry, 15% discount on all Trading Card Game items with Entry, Free Booster packs and prizes for players!
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 3:00 PM
Imago Theatre
UCSB Arts & Lectures – Imago Theatre presents La Belle, an imaginative love story set in the engine room of a 1920s steamship. Refined passenger Lady Rose and ship coal stoker reenact the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast in a whimsical, kinetic world of more than 100 astonishing automata, puppets and non-digital dazzling effects. As they tell the story, their own love blossoms. This marvelously inventive production conjures up a deliciously detailed and tactile wonderland filled with intricate gears, handmade machines and mischievous fairies run by both machines and puppeteers. “A simple, elegant work that embraces the joy of imagination...” - Variety
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 4:00 PM
Joe McCabe Book Signing
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Do you consider yourself a Batman fan? Then don't miss Joe McCabe's 100 Things Batman Fans Should Know and Do Before they Die! Meet the Author in person, Saturday NOV 18, 4-5pm, here at Metro! Get your book signed, chat about all things Batman and check out his previous release, 100 Things Superman Fans Should Know and Do Before they Die, available now!
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 @ 5:00 PM
Role Playing Game Social
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Join us for a night of D20s and character sheets on the first and third Saturdays of each month. Everything from D&D to Star Wars is welcome. Don't know how to play? We will be more than happy to show you the ropes! All you need to bring is yourself and maybe some snacks to bribe the GM. Event starts at 5:00PM.
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 - Nov 19 @ 8:00 PM
Spanish Guitar
Santa Barbara Symphony – After captivating local audiences in 2016, guitar virtuoso Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns by popular demand as the Symphony’s first-ever Artist-in-Residence for a sizzling program of Spanish music featuring Rodrigo's Concerto Aranjuez and selections by De Falla, Bizet, Piazzolla and more. Nir Kabaretti, Conductor Pablo Sainz Villegas, Guitar & 2017-18 Artist-in-Residence de Falla: El Amor Brujo Suite Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez Bizet: L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2 Russ/Albeniz: Souvenirs of Spain
 
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    Saturday Nov 18 - Nov 19 @ 9:00 PM
Tennis, Wild Ones at SOhO
SOhO Restaurant and Music Venue – Coming to SOhO in Santa Barbara on Sat, 11/18! 9pm All ages! Tix onsale 8/25 at 10am at http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?eventId=7650525&dispatch=loadSelectionData Tennis continue their extensive North American tour in celebration of their fourth full-length album, Yours Conditionally. After a cross country tour in the Spring/Summer supporting artists including Spoon, The Shins and Father John Misty the band is primed to head out on a Fall Headline tour crisscrossing the United States; their largest to date. Yours Conditionally -- out now on Mutually Detrimental via Thirty Tigers and available at all record stores as well as via iTunes and Spotify -- continues to receive praise from NPR's "Weekend Edition," Interview Magazine, W, New York Magazine and many more. The new record was composed both on land and at sea during a five-month sailing trip through the Sea of Cortez. Upon returning, Tennis' husband-and-wife team of Patrick Riley and Alaina Moore self-produced the record in a small cabin in Fraser, CO. It was mixed by Spoon's Jim Eno at Public HiFi.
 
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    Sunday Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
Sunday Yu-Gi-Oh!
Metro Entertainment - Comics, Games, Toys & more – Sunday, 12pm is our weekly Yu-Gi-Oh Sanctioned Tournament. OTS Packs available with $5 opt-in! Prizes Awarded based on tournament ranking. 15% discount on all Trading Card Game items with free entry!