__MAIN_TEXT__
feature-image

Page 1

magazine www.VoiceSB.com AKA: CASA Magazine Friday, April 3, 2020

Photo by Mark M. Whitehurst

Curbside

Looking for food? Check out this listing of some of your options!

6

Photo by Carol DeCanio Abeles

Poetry Month

April is Poetry Month. Here are a few poems for you.

10, 11

15

Art

The Ticket: A SB Calendar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-5 Life on the Curb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 National Poetry Month. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10, 11 Sigrid Toye: Harbor Voice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Harlan Green: Economic VOICE. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Community Market. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12-13 Galleries & Art Venues. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Voice Digital Edition. . . . . . . . . . www.VoiceSB.com A Letter from two doctors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Robert F. Adams: Cinema Voice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 SBAOR President Staci Caplan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Foodbank Distribution Sites. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

Movie Theatres Closed

Music

Painting by Pamela Benham

In This Issue

Art Skies and Schisms 9, 2018 by Nathan Huff

Ship Ahoy - Sigrid Toye has the latest Harbor News

Serving on the Hospital Ship USNS Mercy, Kimberly Wyss, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class from Ventura, dons surgical gloves. Mercy deployed in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts, and will serve as a referral hospital for nonCOVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals in Los Angeles.

Virtual and bricks and mortar galleries

14

Enjoy Camerata Pacifica’s Concert at Home broadcast on Sunday, April 5th

4

Take a virtual tour of the SB Museum of Art’s latest exhibition, In the Meanwhile...Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art 5

Cover Photo U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan M. Breeden

Photo courtesy of Dana Point Times/Lillian Boyd

Harbor

National Alert: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recommended community use of cloth masks as an additional public health measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19. See page 2 for details


2

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

A

By Mark M. Whitehurst, PhD / VOICE

NEW POLICY IS HAS BEEN CREATED. Warned not to hoard masks by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (who said they were unnecessary for the general public), the latest research is suggesting something else. COVID-19 apparently can be airborne. In addition to that, 25 percent of infected people do not show symptoms and everyone infected not yet showing symptoms, can spread the disease unwittingly to others. Wearing masks can help address this. The national discussion and debate on this issue led Eric Garcetti, the Mayor of Los Angeles, to call for everyone to wear masks and to use recommended safety measures for all activities outside the home, the Los Angeles Times reported Thursday. Now the CDC is following along. The shortage of protective masks for health care workers remains a concern. Nearly everyone emphasizes that N95 and surgical masks should be saved for health care workers. The community response to the shortage has been to make homemade masks. Cloth masks are quite easy to make, and are also being donated to local clinics and Cottage Health. The needs of health care professionals is great. The cloth masks aren’t enough for all health care tasks so the CDC is continuing its call not to hoard protective gear or cleaners, so that the needs of health care workers and emergency personnel will be met. They are also calling on everyone to wear masks. That means that everyone could make a cloth and/or paper mask for themselves. The new normal, created by the COVID-19 pandemic, includes masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and surface cleaners today, tomorrow, and into the future. This situation has been caused by known facts and the discovery of new information about COVID-19.

Locally, the County received a million masks this week for health care workers in preparation for the community’s needs in upcoming weeks. The nonprofit One805 has been raising funds to supply first responders in Santa Barbara County. While the Coronavirus is airborne, the level of risk is undetermined, according to research at the University of Nebraska Health Center, which was released this week and reported in the Omaha World Herald Thursday. “The study found high levels of contamination by the virus, detected by genetic testing on commonly used surfaces and in the air of patients’ rooms. Air samples from hallways outside of rooms where staff were moving in and out of doors also were positive… The study suggests that COVID-19 patients, even those who are only mildly ill, may create aerosols of virus and contaminate surfaces that may pose a risk of transmission,” the Herald wrote. The article also stated that researchers stressed the findings needed additional research and study to determine the risk of the airborne transmissions of the virus. Masks, which can easily be made at home have a range of effectiveness that depends on the layers of cloth used. The gold standard is the N95 and surgical masks which are designed to protect beyond a micron, which is the size of the coronavirus. These masks are made of melt-blown fabric, which stops particles even finer than a micron in diameter. But homemade cloth masks, with two layers of cotton and paper towel sandwiched in also serve as important antitransmission barriers. For an easy, non-sewing mask pattern, visit www.masks4all.co Handmade or designer crafted, if you have the virus or not, safety says put on a mask — like a seatbelt or a child car seat — it just makes sense.

Scientists provide essential COVID-19 testing supplies to Cottage Health System

I

By Sonia Fernandez / The UC Santa Barbara Current

N SUPPORT OF EFFORTS TO BATTLE THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC LOCALLY, UC Santa Barbara researchers have donated essential supplies to Cottage Health System, to aid with testing for the novel coronavirus. Professors Max Wilson, Carolina Arias, Kenneth Kosik, and Diego Acosta-Alvear, all from the university’s Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, have donated 600 “reactions” to Cottage Hospital to help the medical facility cope with the fastspreading virus in the community. Testing protocols for the novel coronavirus as developed by the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control rely on a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test, which homes in on the presence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus’s genetic material in a tissue sample and amplifies the signal by duplicating the target RNA to a level that can be detected. The reactions provided by the researchers can enable anywhere from 200-400 tests. As of today [March 30th], there are 68 confirmed cases of COVID-19 cases in Santa Barbara County, with eight hospitalizations — a so far relatively favorable situation County Public Health officials attribute to social distancing. However, the virus is known to spread rapidly from person to person as well as through Testing for the novel coronavirus requires a series of contact with reactions to find the virus’s genetic material from a surfaces, and can tissue sample be transmitted via asymptomatic carriers, raising concern and frustration over the low supply of tests available to community members who suspect they might be suffering from COVID-19 infection. There are more than half a million cases worldwide. As the pandemic made its way through Europe and Asia mere weeks ago, Max Wilson Carolina Arias the researchers knew Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Graduate Diversity it was only a matter of time before it reached the United States, so they took action and stocked up on the reagents. “Ken and I had the foresight a few weeks ago to buy reagents so that we Kenneth S. Kosik Diego Acosta-Alvear could do testing as Harriman Professor of Assistant Professor we had to,” Wilson Neuroscience said. Nevertheless, they were struck by how acute the shortage of the necessary reagents had become in so little time. “There’s a worldwide scramble for reagents right now,” he said. Photo courtesy of UCSB Current

Universal Use Of Safety Masks Arrives

A Quick Reaction

Photo courtesy UC Santa Barbara

Individuals Carry the Virus Without Symptoms

April 3, 2020

Printed with permission of UCSB Office of Public Affairs and Communications


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

MODERN TRANQUILITY on THREE PANORAMIC ACRES

NEW LISTING | 2662 SYCAMORE CANYON ROAD | MONTECITO, CA RESIDENCE: 3 + BEDS / 3.5 BATHS / OFFICES | POOL HOUSE: 1 BED/1 BATH | OFFERED AT $9,875,000 From the Montecito foothills came the inspiration for this contemporary masterpiece resonating tranquility and respect for the natural beauty of the land. With the ultimate in privacy behind secure gates, this scenic far-reaching property is a special place of respite with modern eco-friendly ideology. Living here is defined as pure appreciation for how the home’s reach extends outward to the natural surroundings with stunning coastal and mountain views. Indoor and outdoor spaces blend flawlessly. Massive glass doors, Venetian plaster, stone, copper, and handcrafted wood artistry adorn every room. Terraces surrounding the resort-like pool and pool house invite lavish entertaining and year-round enjoyment. Articulate detailing in acoustics, security, fine craftsmanship, and architectural ingenuity reside in the most memorable setting available today in Montecito.

"Our design solution evolved into a curvilinear building form that follows the natural contours of the land, the living spaces radiating about the radius of the curve and placed to take advantage of specific site views.” - ARCHITECT, ANDY NEUMANN FEATURES: • • • •

Three “work from home” offices (one functions as a fourth bedroom) Kitchen, appliance-equipped butler's pantry, large utility room Dual sided fireplace (living room, terrace) Crestron Home automated system controls lighting, audio, window shades, radiant floor heating

• • • • •

Pool, built-in spa, mediation garden Orchard, creek-like water feature, fountains, rose garden Three-car garage Meadow offers potential as future tennis court site Pool House with kitchenette and fireplace

JOHN A. SENER 805.331.7402 | johnsener88@gmail.com johnsener.com | DRE 00978392

All information provided is deemed reliable, but has not been verified and we do not guarantee it. We recommend that buyers make their own inquiries.

3


4

w ww .vecteezy.c

om

Virtual Safari SB TICKET EDC Webinar: Oil in Santa Barbara County

Photo by Phil McKenna

Join the Environmental Defense Center (EDC) for a lunch time webinar on Wednesday, April 8th at noon, as EDC staff discuss Aera Energy’s oil and gas project proposed in the Cat Canyon Oil Field near Santa Maria. The first of three large projects moving through Santa Barbara County’s The Gaviota Coast Conservancy recommends three walks you can take along the Gaviota application process, Aera’s proposal Coast while practicing social distancing threatens public health and local Gaviota Coast Conservancy recomienda tres caminatas que puedes realizar a lo largo de environment. la costa de Gaviota mientras practicas el distanciamiento social EDC Staff Attorney, Tara Messing, and Environmental Analyst, Brian Trautwein, will Camerata Pacifica Concert at Home! walk you through how this project will bring severe impacts Music soothes; it heals; it is a medium for reflection and for to community health and local environment, and how you can communion, and although concert venues are shuttered, our help EDC and their clients, Sierra Club Los Padres Chapter and computers provide a portal through which we can join together. SBCAN in the fight. The webinar will conclude with a question At Camerata Pacifica, Artistic Director Adrian Spence is and answer session. developing 60 to 75 minute programs from the Camerata video To register for the webinar visit https://t.e2ma.net/click/acj4qd/qsuwep/ac3zgz library to be shared every Sunday. Last week’s Camerata Pacifica’s first Concert at Home broadcast was a success with many views. Tune in for the next Stay Active, but keep your distance... Concert at Home broadcast on Sunday, April 5th. The Gaviota Coast Conservancy has put together three walks To watch on YouTube Live at 10am visit that you can take on the Gaviota Coast that can be tailored to www.youtube.com/channel/UC0oECgVms-HVED2tbLzYfkA your own ability while providing space for social distancing. To watch on Facebook Live at 11:30am visit Mornings are the best time for walks on the Gaviota Coast to www.facebook.com/cameratasb avoid the afternoon west winds of springtime. To watch on YouTube Live at 6pm visit Recommended walks include Coal Oil Point Reserve and www.youtube.com/channel/UC0oECgVms-HVED2tbLzYfkA Devereux Slough, Baron Ranch, and Arroyo Hondo Preserve. Camerata Pacifica has cancelled the remaining concerts of For links with two-page descriptions of each of the three their season. https://cameratapacifica.org walks visit https://www.gaviotacoastconservancy.org/gaviota_ coast_walks

Santa Barbara Museum of Art - Online The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is sharing content on its website and social media accounts to continue to digitally engage the public and maintain its mission to integrate art into the lives of people. Online Resources include: Step-by-step instructional videos featured during Studio Sundays, a great resource for at-home art projects: Courtesy photos

www.sbma.net/events/videolibrary/studiosundays.

Register for the Environmental Defense Center Webinar, Oil in Santa Barbara County, scheduled for Wednesday, April 8th at noon Regístrate para el seminario web del Centro de Defensa Ambiental, Petróleo en el condado de Santa Bárbara, programado para el miércoles, 8 de abril al mediodía

More family-friendly, at-home art learning and making resources: www.sbma.net/learn/athome A virtual tour of the exhibition In the Meanwhile...Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art, which was installed and set to open on Sunday, March 22nd, highlights the Museum’s neverending pursuit of acquiring contemporary art. Virtual tour: www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFgz_EK8or8&t=37s Virtually connect with many of the works in the Museum’s collection: http://collections.sbma.net/collections Other digital resources on the Museum website include a

April 3, 2020

Courtesy photos

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Don’t miss Camerata Pacifica’s Concert at Home broadcast on Sunday, April 5th via YouTube Live and Facebook Live No te pierdas la transmisión del Concierto en casa de Camerata Pacifica el domingo, 5 de abril a través de YouTube Live y Facebook Live

Video Library, which contains past Curator’s Choice lectures, Parallel Stories, musical performances at the Museum, and www.sbma.net Exhibition Extras.

April Reading Challenge: #ReadinPlaceSB While we’re all continuing to stay home in an effort to stop the spread of coronavirus in our community, taking a break from news or Netflix and reading can provide solace, hope, and comfort. To promote reading and a sense of community, the Santa Barbara Public Library is hosting a reading challenge! There are fun challenges to complete, the opportunity to share reviews, and they’ll be hosting some virtual book meet ups as well. This challenge is open to all ages, so the entire family can participate! Let’s all “read in place” while we’re sheltering in place! Share what your reading on social media with the hashtag #ReadinPlaceSB. To register visit https://wandooreader.com/santabarbaraca/ read-in-place-sb/users/sessions/new

Reto de lectura de abril: #ReadinPlaceSB Mientras todos seguimos quedándonos en casa en un esfuerzo por detener la propagación del coronavirus en nuestra comunidad, tomar un descanso de las noticias o Netflix y leer puede proporcionar consuelo, esperanza y comodidad. Para promover la lectura y un sentido de comunidad, la Biblioteca Pública de Santa Bárbara está organizando un desafío de lectura. Hay desafíos divertidos para completar, la oportunidad de compartir comentarios, y también organizarán algunas reuniones de libros virtuales. ¡Este desafío está abierto a todas las edades, por lo que toda la familia puede participar! ¡Vamos a “leer en su lugar” mientras nos refugiamos en el hogar! Comparte lo que estás leyendo en las redes sociales con el hashtag #ReadinPlaceSB. Para registrarte visita https://wandooreader.com/ santabarbaraca/read-in-place-sb/users/sessions/new

Irresistible sensuality... Quiet, expressive presence... or a joyful skip – Sculpture engages body, mind, & soul. ...Consider adding an aesthetic wake-up to your environment.

www.TheTouchofStone.com Kerry Methner • 805-570-2011


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Safari Virtual

¡Concierto en casa de Camerata Pacifica!

La música calma; cicatriza; es un medio para la reflexión y la comunión, y aunque las salas de conciertos están cerradas, nuestras computadoras proporcionan un portal a través del cual podemos unirnos. En Camerata Pacifica, el director artístico Adrian Spence está desarrollando programas de 60 a 75 minutos de la biblioteca de videos de Camerata para compartir todos los domingos. El primer concierto de Camerata Pacifica de la semana pasada fue un éxito con tantas visitas. Sintonizate para la próxima transmisión de Concierto en casa el domingo, 5 de abril. Para ver en YouTube Live a las 10am, visita www.youtube.com/channel/UC0oECgVms-HVED2tbLzYfkA

Para ver en Facebook Live a las 11:30am, visita www.facebook.com/cameratasb

Para ver en YouTube Live a las 6pm, visita

www.youtube.com/channel/UC0oECgVms-HVED2tbLzYfkA

Camerata Pacifica ha cancelado los conciertos restantes de su temporada. https://cameratapacifica.org

Seminario web de EDC: Petróleo en el condado de Santa Bárbara Únete al Centro de Defensa Ambiental (EDC, por sus siglas en inglés) para un seminario web a la hora del almuerzo el miércoles, 8 de abril al mediodía, mientras el personal de EDC discute el proyecto de petróleo y gas de Aera Energy propuesto en el campo petrolero de Cat Canyon, cerca de Santa María. La propuesta de Aera, el primero de tres grandes proyectos que avanzan en el proceso de solicitud del condado de Santa Bárbara, amenaza la salud pública y el medio ambiente local. La abogada de EDC, Tara Messing, y el analista ambiental, Brian Trautwein, te guiarán a través de cómo este proyecto traerá

graves impactos a la salud de la comunidad y al medio ambiente local, y cómo puedes ayudar a EDC y sus clientes, Sierra Club Los Padres Chapter y SBCAN en la pelea. El seminario web concluirá con una sesión de preguntas y respuestas. Para registrarte para el seminario web visita https://t.e2ma.net/click/acj4qd/qsuwep/ac3zgz

Mantente activo, pero mantén tu distancia ... Gaviota Coast Conservancy ha reunido tres caminatas que puedes realizar en la costa de Gaviota que se pueden adaptar a tu propia capacidad y a la vez Nathan Huff, Skies and Schisms 9, 2018. Gouache on paper. SBMA, Museum purchase brindan espacio para el distanciamiento social. Las with funds provided by The Basil Alkazzi Acquisition Fund, 2019.2. © Nathan Huff. mañanas son el mejor momento para caminar a lo Take a virtual tour of the Santa Barbara’s Museum of Art’s latest exhibition, largo la costa de Gaviota para evitar los vientos de la In the Meanwhile...Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art tarde al oeste de la primavera. Haz un recorrido virtual por la exposición del Museo de Arte de Santa Caminatas recomendadas incluyen Coal Oil Point Bárbara, Mientras tanto... Adquisiciones recientes de arte contemporáneo Reserve y Devereux Slough, Baron Ranch y Arroyo Hondo Preserve. Más recursos de aprendizaje y creación de arte en el hogar Para obtener enlaces con descripciones de dos páginas de para la familia: www.sbma.net/learn/athome cada una de las tres caminatas, visita www.gaviotacoastconservancy.org/gaviota_coast_walks Un recorrido virtual por la exposición Mientras tanto... Adquisiciones recientes de arte contemporáneo, que se instaló Museo de Arte de Santa Bárbara - en línea y se inauguró el domingo, 22 de marzo, destaca la búsqueda interminable del Museo de adquirir arte contemporáneo. El Museo de Arte de Santa Bárbara está compartiendo Tour virtual: www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFgz_EK8or8&t=37s contenido en su sitio web y cuentas de redes sociales para Conéctate de forma virtual con muchas de las obras de la continuar involucrando digitalmente al público y mantener su colección del museo: http://collections.sbma.net/collections misión de integrar el arte en la vida de las personas. Los recursos en línea incluyen: Otros recursos digitales en el sitio web del Museo incluyen Videos instructivos de paso a paso presentados durante los una Biblioteca de videos, que contiene conferencias anteriores Domingos de estudio, un gran recurso para proyectos de arte en de Curator’s Choice, Historias paralelas, presentaciones el hogar: www.sbma.net/events/videolibrary/studiosundays. www.sbma.net musicales en el Museo y Extras de exhibición.

On�oin� Opportunities �/ �Oportunidades recurrentes SBNature From Home

Photo by B

ill B o uto n

The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History has launched SBNature From Home, a carefully curated collection of ways to connect to science and nature during the closure. The SBNature From Home page is organized by activities that the community can do outdoors, indoors, or online. Visitors are encouraged to check back often as they will continually add new content. www.sbnature.org/visit/sbnature-from-home

SBNature desde casa El Museo de Historia Natural de Santa Bárbara ha lanzado SBNature From Home (SBNature desde casa), una colección cuidadosamente seleccionada de formas de conectarte con la ciencia y la naturaleza durante el cierre. La página SBNature desde casa está organizada por actividades que la comunidad puede realizar al aire libre, en sus casas o en línea. Se recomienda a los visitantes que vuelvan a consultar con frecuencia ya que continuamente agregarán contenido nuevo.

www.sbnature.org/visit/sbnature-from-home

_________________________________

SB Public Library Delivers! SBPL Delivers allows patrons to request books or other library materials that the Library delivers to you via USPS media mail. To request a delivery, fill out a form for adult materials and/ or a form for children’s materials. Teens may use either form.

5

Adult requests: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/ e/1FAIpQLSdmzFh_OU7trklfy29_L02MHu3aKqF6cJx5GLySlKiLXz6e JA/viewform Children requests: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQ LSdXXk25TTjjZ3GuULkhbacO0eJRohK24t8SppDZHeyUpLD0QQ/ viewform For more info visit www.sbplibrary.org

¡SB Public Library Entrega! SBPL Delivers (SBPL Entrega) permite a los usuarios solicitar libros u otros materiales de la biblioteca que la Biblioteca les entrega a través del correo de medios de USPS.Para solicitar una entrega, complete un formulario para materiales para adultos y / o un formulario para materiales para niños. Los adolescentes pueden usar cualquier forma. Solicitudes de adultos: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/ e/1FAIpQLSdmzFh_OU7trklfy29_L02MHu3aKqF6cJx5GLySlKiLXz6 eJA/viewform Solicitudes de los niños: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/ e/1FAIpQLSdXXk25TTjjZ3GuULkhbacO0eJRohK24t8SppDZHeyUpL D0QQ/viewform Para más información visita www.sbplibrary.org

_________________________________

Nightly Met Opera Streams The Metropolitan Opera is streaming encore presentations from the award-winning Live in HD series of cinema transmissions on the company website. All “Nightly Met Opera Streams” will begin at 7:30pm EDT and will remain available on the homepage at www.metopera.org for 20 hours. The performance will also be

MET Live: Don Carlo

viewable on all Met Opera on Demand apps. For a complete schedule of streams visit www.metopera.org

Transmisiones Nocturnas de Met Opera Metropolitan Opera esta transmitiendo presentaciones repetidas de la galardonada serie de transmisiones de cine Live in HD (En Vivo en HD) en el sitio web de la compañía. Todas las “Transmisiones Nocturnas de Met Opera” comenzarán a las 7:30pm (hora del este) y permanecerá disponible en la página de inicio en www.metopera.org por 20 horas. La presentacion también se podrá ver en todas las aplicaciones de Met Opera on Demand. Para ver el calendario completo de transmisiones, visita www.metopera.org


6

Life on the Curb

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Not business as usual...

Coffee Shops The Daily Grind 2001 De La Vina St • 805-687-4966 • www.dailygrindsb.com

Low Pigeon 401 E. Haley St • 805-2653675 • https://lowpigeon.com

Fine Dining SB Roasting Company 321 Motor Way • ww.sbcoffee.com

Andersen’s Danish Bakery 1106 State St • 805-962-5085 • https:// andersenssantabarbara.com

Ca’Dario 29 E Victoria St • 805-957-2020 • www.cadariorestaurants.com Finch & Fork 31 W. Carrillo St • https:// finchandforkrestaurant.com Holdren’s Steaks And Seafood

512 State St • 805-965-3363 • www.holdrens.com/sb Milk & Honey 30 W Anapamu St • 805-364-2699 (TEXT) • www.milknhoneytapas.com Roy 7 W Carrillo St • 805-966-5636 Sama Sama Kitchen 1208 State St • 805-965-4566 • http://samasamakitchen.com The Lark 131 Anacapa St • 805-284-0370 • http://www.thelarksb.com

Quick Bites

The Habit Burger Grill 628 State St • 805-687-5006 McDonald’s 1213 State St • 805-966-6566 Subway 1021 State St • 805-564-8068 Three Pickles: 126 E. Canon Perdido St • 805-965-1015 • https://threepickles.com

Restaurants

Barbareño: 205 W Canon Perdido St • www.barbareno.com

Black Sheep 26 E. Ortega • 805-965-1113 • www.blacksheepsb.com The Blue Owl 5 W Canon Perdido St • 805-450-8260 • http://theblueowlsb.com/ Brasil Arts Cafe 1230 State St • 805-637-5355 • www.brasilartscafe.com C’est Cheese 825 Santa Barbara St • 805-965-0318 • https://cestcheese.com Cajun Kitchen Cafe 901 Chapala St • 805-689-3566 • https://cajunkitchencafe.com California Pasta 811 State St • 805-899-4030 • www.californiapastasb.com California Pizza Kitchen 719 Paseo Nuevo • 805-9624648 • www.cpk.com Chase Bar & Grill 1012 State St • 805-965-4351 • www.chaserestaurant.com Corazon Cocina 38 W. Victoria St • 805-845-0282 • https://corazoncocinasb.com Crushcakes & Café 1315 Anacapa St • 805-8958900 • www.crushcakes.com Eleven14 Crafthouse & Kitchen 1114 State St • www.1114sb.com Eureka! 601 Paseo Nuevo • 805-618-3388 • https:// eurekarestaurantgroup.com Finney’s Crafthouse & Kitchen

35 State St • 805-845-3100 • https://finneyscrafthouse. alohaorderonline.com/ Galanga Thai Restaurant 507 State St • 805-899-3199 • www.grubhub.com/restaurant/ galanga-thai-restaurant-507state-st-santa-barbara/989097 Islands Burger 3825 State St Jeannine’s 15 E Figueroa St • 805-9661717 • https://jeannines.com Kai Sushi Japanese Food 738 State St • 805-560-8777 • www.kaisushisb.com

April 3, 2020

Take-Out & Delivery Only

Kyle’s Kitchen 791 Chapala St • 805-9628500 • www.grubhub.com/ restaurant/kyles-kitchen--chapala-791-chapala-st-santabarbara/989192 La Playa Azul 914 Santa Barbara St • 805-966-2860 • http://laplayaazulcafe.com Los Arroyos Mexican Restaurant & Take Out 14 W Figueroa St • 805-9656173 • www.losarroyos.net Mizza 1112 State St • 805-883-3935 • www.mizzasb.com Norton’s Pastrami and Deli 18 W Figueroa St • 805-9653210 • http://nortonsdeli.com Pascucci 509 State St • 805-963-8123 • https://pascuccirestaurant.com Petit Valentien 1114 State St • 805-966-0222 • www.petitvalentien.com Pickles & Swiss 811 State St • 805-730-9299 • www.picklesandswiss.com PizzaRev 12 De La Guerra Pl • 805-9626448 • https://pizzarev.com Renaud’s Patisserie & Bistro 1324 State St • 805-7573322 • https://renaudsbistro. com/pages/collections Rudy’s 138 E. Canon Perdido St • 805-845-5446 • www.rudys-mexican.com Rusty’s Pizza Parlor 111 State St • 805-564-1111 • www.rustyspizza.com Rusty’s Pizza Parlor 232 W. Carillo St • 805-5641111 • www.rustyspizza.com Savoy Cafe & Deli 24 W Figueroa St • 805-9626611 • https://savoycafe. weebly.com Scarlett Begonia 11 W Victoria St • 805-770-2143 • http://scarlettbegonia.net/web Shalhoob’s 220 Gray Ave • 805-963-7733 • https://shalhoob.com South Coast Deli 10 E Carrillo St • 805-845-4600 • https://southcoastdeli.com

State & Fig

1114 State St • 805-965-1730 • www.stateandfig.com Sushi Bar 29 1134 Chapala St • 805-965-8873 Sushi Tyme 819 State St • 805-963-9955 Uncorked Wine Tasting & Kitchen 432 E. Haley St • 805-6904590 • www.uncorkedsb.com Villa Wine Bar 618 Anacapa St • 805-4536865 • www.villawinebar.com Wabi Sabi 38 W. Victoria St • 805-770-5300 Zen Yai Thai Cuisine 425 State St • 805-957-1102 • https://zenyairestaurant.com

Smoothie/Ice Cream Blenders In The Grass 720 State St • 805-962-5715 • www.drinkblenders.com

Cold Stone Creamery 504 State St • 805-882-9128 • https://express.ordercoldstone.com McConnell’s Fine Ice Cream 728 State St • 805-569-2323 • https://mcconnells.com

Specialty Foods Yogurtland 621 State St • 805-564-8680

805 Boba 213 Paseo Nuevo • 805-8455655 • www.805boba.com Apna Indian Cuisine 718 State St • 805-770-8479

Bibi Ji 734 State St • 805-560-6845 • https://bibijisb.com Buena Onda 1131 State St • 805-699-5672 • www.buenaondasb.com Choppa Poke 716 State St • 805-324-4536 • www.grubhub.com/restaurant/ choppa-poke-716-state-stsanta-barbara/1175176 Cubaneo 418 State St • www.cubaneosb.com The Drunken Crab 416 State St • 805-845-2986 • www.thedrunkencrab.com/ DCSantaBarbara

Embermill 1031 State St • www.embermillsb.com

Modern Times 400 State St • www.moderntimesbeer.com

Fala Bar

Riverbench Winery 137 Anacapa St • 805-3244100 • https://riverbench.com

38 W. Victoria St • 805-770- 7702 Hook & Press Donuts 1131 State St • 805-689-6820 • www.hookandpressdonuts.com Kanaloa Seafood 715 Chapala St • 805-966-5159 • https://kanaloaseafood.com Oat Bakery 5 W. Haley St • 805-335-1628 • www.oatbakery.com OPPI’Z Bistro & Natural Pizza 1026 State St • 805-770-7390 • www.oppiz-sb.com

Tasting Rooms

Au Bon Climat Tasting Room 813 Anacapa St • 805-8458435 • www.aubonclimat.com Draughstmen 1131 State St • 805-259-4356 • www.draughtsmenaleworks. com/mosaic-locale Folded Hills Winery 1294 Coast Village Road • 805-694-8086 • https:// foldedhills.com/ Grassini Family Vineyards 24 El Paseo • 805-897-3366 • www.grassinifamilyvineyards.com Happy Canyon Vineyard 30 El Paseo • 805-232-3549 • www.happycanyonvineyard.com Jamie Slone Wines 23 E De La Guerra St • 805-560-6555 • www.jamieslonewines.com Margerum Tasting Room 19 E. Mason St • 805-845-8435 • www.margerumwines.com

For more info and promotions visit www.downtownsb.org/discover/currentpromotions

Sanford Winery 1114 State St • 805-770-7873 • www.sanfordwinery.com/ shop-all-wines The Wine Shepherd 30 E. Ortega • 805-452-5564 • https://wineshepherdsb.com Third Window Brewing 406 E. Haley St • 805-979-5090 • www.thirdwindowbrewing.com PokeCeviche 651 Paseo Nuevo #313 Sachi Ramen & Robata Bar 721 Chapala St • 805-845-1806 • www.sachiramenbarsb.com Santa Barbara Craft Ramen

436 State St • 805-770-2170 • www.santabarbaracraftramen.com

Other

Santa Barbara Public Market 38 W Victoria St • 805-770-7702 • www.sbpublicmarket.com

Hana Kitchen 503 State St • 805-845-9039 Mosaic Locale Shop & Stroll • 1131 State St • www.mosaiclocale.com Recipes Bakery 604 Santa Barbara St • 805-965-3335 • www.recipesbakery.com Satellite Wine Bar & Cafe 1117 State St • 805-364-3043 • https://satellitesb.com Shaker Mill Bars & Clubs • 418 State St • www.shakermillsb.com


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

For 45 years, Montecito Bank & Trust has been serving our local communities and we will continue to stand by you as we face another challenge together. Stay healthy friends and please take care of yourself, your loved ones and your community.

Walk-Up Service Only (9am–5pm)

Solvang Branch: 591 Alamo Pintado Rd. La Cumbre Branch: 3802 State St. Downtown Santa Barbara Branch: 1000 State St. Carpinteria Branch: 1023 Casitas Pass Rd.

Drive-Through Service Only (9am–5pm) Hollister Branch: 6900 Hollister Ave. Goleta Branch: 5658 Calle Real. Montecito Branch: 1106-A Coast Village Rd.

Additional Services Available: 24/7 Online & Mobile Banking*: montecito.bank 24/7 Telephone Banking: (800) 608-1995 Service Center (Monday–Friday • 7am–6pm): (805) 963-7511 *Must have a registered account.

The Gray Whale Migration Is On Now!

Come enjoy a close up view of Gray Whales, Humpbacks, Dolphins and other sea life in the Santa Barbara Channel !

Eagles Nest Ocean Views Santa Barbara’s Premiere Ocean View Apartments

• 75 Foot Quad Jet, Hydrofoil Assisted Catamaran designed to provide a stable and comfortable ride at cruising speeds of 25+ knots • Large walk-around and upper sun-decks • Full -service bar and galley • Luxuriously teak paneled cabin with booth seating for 68 people • Professional experienced crew

• Every apartment has outstanding ocean views with the very best island and sunset views in town. • 31 one bedroom apartments, each with granite counter tops and a magnificent view. • Recently updated on a dead end street with a reserved parking spot for each unit. • Only six blocks to the ocean and on a bluff top with mild ocean breezes year round. All the top floor units have high beamed ceilings and no steps, so easy access for all ages. • With 10 furnished apartments, there is short term as well as long term flexibility in rental agreements. • See the best of Santa Barbara from this park-like setting.

For more information or to schedule an appointment call John at 805-451-4551.

BOOK ONLINE NOW FOR YOUR RESERVATIONS www.condorexpress.com

SEA LANDING

301 W. Cabrillo Boulevard in the Santa Barbara Harbor 805-963-3564 or toll-free 1-888-77WHALE

JOHN R. WHITEHURST Property Manager/Owner

805-451-4551 • www.SBOceanViewRentals.com

Home Realty & Investment

DRE#01050144

7


8

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

FROM OUR VILLAGE TO YOURS, WE ARE HERE FOR YOU Village Properties mission is to diligently serve our

clients and our community, even in the midst of the crisis that is happening around us. We take very seriously the

safety precautions and the stay-at-home order issued

by our Government. We are pleased that Real Estate has been identified as an essential service by Homeland

Security. This gives us the opportunity to serve buyers and sellers who have the need to buy and sell during this time. Wherever possible, we will conduct our real estate

business virtually, but on those occasions where this is

impossible we are using all safety precautions including social distancing and careful sanitizing. If you are in a

position where you need to buy or sell now, we are here for you. Please reach out to your Village Properties agent or email us at info@villagesite.com.

L O C A L LY O W N E D | G L O B AL LY CO NNE CTE D V I L L A G E S I T E.CO M | DR E 0 1 2 0 6 7 3 4

LOCALLY OWNED | GLOBALLY CONNECTED All information provided is deemed reliable, but has not been verified and we do not guarantee it. We recommend that buyers make their own inquiries.

VILLAGESITE.COM

April 3, 2020


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Now more than ever, our team will be available to provide any assistance you may need. Please give us a call if you have any questions. We thank you for your continued trust and understanding and we look forward to assisting you!

1845 E Mountain Dr | Montecito | 6BD/7BA DRE 01815307 | Offered at $6,850,000 Riskin Partners Estate Group 805.565.8600

1602 Santa Rosa Ave | Santa Barbara | 4BD/3BA DRE 00852118 | Offered at $1,598,000 Jeff Oien 805.895.2944

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE

808 San Ysidro Ln | Montecito | 6BD/7BA DRE 01815307 | Offered at $5,950,000 Riskin Partners Estate Group 805.565.8600

499 Crocker Sperry Dr | Santa Barbara | 3BD/5BA DRE 00852118 | Offered at $4,495,000 Jeff Oien 805.895.2944

18 Celine Dr | Santa Barbara | 3BD/2BA DRE 00938841 | Offered at $2,285,000 Bob Curtis 805.895.1951

18 W Victoria St 310 | Santa Barbara | 1BD/2BA DRE 00678233/00580635 | Offered at $1,795,000 Hunt/Hunt 805.895.3833

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE

1110 & 111 Bangor Ln | Ventura | 4BD/3BA DRE 00973317 | Offered at $1,745,000 Tobias Hildebrand 805.895.7355

3952 Stacy Ln | Santa Barbara | 4BD/3BA DRE 01010817 | Offered at $1,665,000 Crawford Speier Group 805.683.7335

1333 Plaza De Sonadores | Santa Barbara | 2BD/3BA DRE 01402612 | Offered at $1,500,000 Marcy Bazzani 805.717.0450

5008 Sungate Ranch Rd | Santa Barbara | 3BD/3BA DRE 01440591 | Offered at $1,100,000 Elizabeth Wagner 805.895.1467

1127 Church Ln | Carpinteria | 2BD/1BA DRE 01035763 | Offered at $925,000 Lynette Naour 805.705.6539

425 Mills Way | Goleta | 3BD/2BA DRE 00978392 | Offered at $879,000 John A Sener 805.331.7402

231 Hillview Dr | Goleta | 4BD/2BA DRE 01735358/02020854 | Offered at $865,000 Amy Abbott 805.708.3221

333 Pacific Oaks Rd | Goleta | 2BD/3BA DRE 02020854/01735358 | Offered at $739,000 Kristin Hall 805.681.8800

VIRTUAL TOUR AVAILABLE

4033 Via Zorro | Santa Barbara | 3BD/2BA DRE 01384768 | Offered at $735,000 Farideh Farinpour 805.708.3617

304 Park Rd | Ojai | 2BD/1BA DRE 01106302 | Offered at $600,000 Gail Cooley 805.689.7767

950 Miramonte Dr 4 | Santa Barbara | 2BD/2BA DRE 01035763 | Offered at $575,000 Lynette Naour 805.705.6539

MORE ONLINE AT

VILLAGESITE.COM All information provided is deemed reliable, but has not been verified and we do not guarantee it. We recommend that buyers make their own inquiries.

5930 Birch St 4 | Carpinteria | 2BD/1BA DRE 01236143/01410304 | Offered at $459,000 Grubb Campbell Group 805.895.6226

9


10

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

April is National Poetry Month

April 3, 2020

AMERICAN LIFE IN POETRY Column 780

By Ted Kooser, U.S. Poet Laureate

T

HAT SAGE CURSE, “May you live in interesting times,” has been upon us for the past few years, but here a Kentucky poet, Jonathan Greene, offers us some reassurance that there is order in the world. Greene has a special talent for, and love of, short poems, and this is a good example of his work. This poem is from his most recent book, Afloat, published by Broadstone Books.

The Return

April

By Carol DeCanio Abeles, Special to VOICE

I

F IT’S APRIL, it must be National Poetry Month. And what better poems as examples than from our elementary school students? Here is a description of cozy, without directly naming it, by Charlie Le Renard- a 5th grade student at Montecito Union School.

BED FORT Under my bed all tucked away in a bundle of pillows reading a book or listening to music. It smells like fresh pillowcases and tastes like darkness.

It is often said that writing itself can unleash the power of imagination. Poppy Christensen, in Grade 5 at Cold Spring School, describes her experience. I WRITE I write like the waves crashing down as the sailor guides his ship. I write like a whisper slowly, quietly as if it were never there. I write like the stars shining in the dark night. I write like a desert where people leave their tracks in my sand.

And of course there is no absence of quiet contemplation when beginning to think about writing a poem. Kellan McWilliams, a 5th grader at Montecito Union School, describes where that can take place for her.

We are heartened when each year the barn swallows return. MY SPECIAL PLACE My special place under the trees Soft dirt and earth pad the ground Scent of lemon and oranges and a sharp smell of soil It’s quiet and calm letting me think my thoughts I hear the soothing sound of birds and then the buzz of my brother’s saw slowly cutting a surfboard into shape

Children are a continual source of uncontrived life. Read what Dylan Cotich, Grade 4 at Mountain View School, has to say about his heart. MY HEART If you took my heart out and cracked it open like an egg you would see and hear A ukulele strumming a steady beat a wolf chasing its prey a torpedo speeding underwater a big ruin, towering over warm grass a mountain crossing the clouds and looking out at civilization The uke strums a sad tune and you’d see blazing stars shoot past If you splayed the content out on a table you’d hear a gradually building orchestra you’d see a storm building in the warm weather it would strike lightening down dogs barking through the window of a house An explorer striking his country’s flag down on new land A book flipping through pages of memories The storm starting to build up again Pine trees in the mountains getting blown to one side A tornado starting up The heart snapping back together as it was supposed to be.

With appreciation and great debt to our poets and their teachers who encourage them. Teachers like poet Lois Klein who recognize what stands in front of them. A LETTER FROM LOIS KLEIN California Poet in the Schools Poet-Teacher I Have Thought of You, Young Poets I have thought of your faces eyes bright with images hands waving ideas on your fingertips. I have thought of your frowns of concentration your smiles of discovery your journeys pressed onto paper. I have thought of all the stories wrapped inside you each one a star in an endless galaxy. I have wanted you to shine like that. I know that you always will.

They find their old nests, teach their young to fly, lining up on the barn roof for their first flight. They remind us, for now, some rituals of this good earth continue. American Life In Poetry does not accept unsolicited submissions. American Life in Poetry is made possible by The Poetry Foundation (www.poetryfoundation. org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It is also supported by the Department of English at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Poem copyright Ted Kooser, U.S. Poet ©2018 by Jonathan Greene, “The Return,” from Laureate, 2004-2006 Afloat, (Broadstone Books, 2019). Poem reprinted by permission of Jonathan Greene and the publisher. The introduction’s author, Ted Kooser, served as United States Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 2004-2006.

Column 784 By Ted Kooser, U.S. Poet Laureate

J

ane Hirshfield, who lives in California, is one of our country’s finest poets. I found this beautiful meditation in Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems, published by Grayson Books of West Hartford, CT. Ms. Hirshfield’s most recent book of poetry is the newly-published Ledger: Poems from Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.

Meeting the Light Completely Even the long-beloved was once an unrecognized stranger. Just so, the chipped lip of a blue-glazed cup, blown field of a yellow curtain, might also, flooding and falling, ruin your heart. A table painted with roses. An empty clothesline. Each time, the found world surprises— that is its nature. And then what is said by all lovers: “What fools we were, not to have seen.” American Life In Poetry does not accept unsolicited submissions. American Life in Poetry is made possible by The Poetry Foundation (www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine. It is also supported by the Department of English at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Poem copyright ©1994 by Jane Hirshfield, “Meeting the Light Completely,” from Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems, (Grayson Books, 2017). Poem reprinted by permission of Jane Hirshfield and the publisher. The introduction’s author, Ted Kooser, served as United States Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 2004-2006.


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

11


12

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

April 3, 2020

“What were the economic CASA Santa Barbara, Inc. • www.VoiceSB.com consequences of the 1918 influenza 924 Anacapa St #B1F, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 pandemic?” was the central question (805) 965-6448 • Established 1993 of the study. And given that it was a worldwide epidemic, “what are Independent Community Journalism the economic costs and benefits of Our mission is to provide non-pharmaceutical interventions accessible news for everyone (NPIs), such as social isolation and along with a broad and inclusive quarantining of the infected?” perspective on our local “Using geographic variation community in both our FREE in mortality during the 1918 Flu digital and print editions. If Pandemic in the U.S., we find that everyone who reads VOICE more exposed areas experience Magazine supports it, our future a sharp and persistent decline in will be made secure. economic activity,” said the study. “(Yet) We find that cities Send a contribution today to: Mark Whitehurst, PhD Kerry Methner, PhD that intervened earlier and more VOICE Magazine, 924 Anacapa, Publisher & Editor Editor & Publisher aggressively do not perform worse Suite B1-F, Santa Barbara CA, Publisher@VoiceSB.com Editor@VoiceSB.com and, if anything, grow faster after 93101 the pandemic is over,” said the study. All advertising in this publication is subject Columnists: “Our findings thus indicate that to the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1968, Robert Adams • Robert@EarthKnower.com NPIs not only lower mortality; they as amended, which makes it illegal to Harlan Green • editor@populareconomics.com advertise “any preference, limitation, also mitigate the adverse economic Alex Henteloff • papaalex@verizon.net or discrimination based on race, color, consequences of a pandemic.” religion, sex, handicap, familial status, Beverley Jackson • c/o editor@voicesb.com And there are increasing signs or national origin, or intention to make Richard Jarrette • c/o editor@voicesb.com any such that the most draconian measures Memberships: preference, Amy Beth Katz • amykatz@yahoo.com to contain the current COVID-19 limitation, or Kris Seraphine-Oster • krisoster@gmail.com pandemic by countries such as discrimination.” Sigrid Toye • Itssigrid@gmail.com This China, Singapore, and South Korea publication will Reporter: Robert N. Shutt • news@voicesb.com shortened the recovery period. not knowingly Design Editor: Michelle Tahan accept any Also, similar results are coming Translator: Jeanette Casillas advertising California Newspaper in from the EU. Germany and the which is in Publishers Association Bookkeeping: Maureen Flanigan Netherlands have reacted the quickest violation Advertising: Advertising@VoiceSB.com of this law. to the pandemic and are showing Circulation: Central Coast Circulation Our readers lower rates of infection. • (805) 636-6845 are hereby Data from Germany in another Hispanic-Serving informed that all dwellings advertised in this publication are available on an equal Publication recent MarketWatch report show opportunity basis. just 0.4 percent of people who tested The opinions and statements contained in advertising or elsewhere in this publication are those of the authors of such opinions and are not necessarily those of positive for the virus have died from the publishers. it, much less than the 9.5 percent in Italy and 4.3 percent in France. In the Netherlands, growth in transmissions of the virus have also slowed significantly. The Fed’s Spanish flu study found that while reacting ten days earlier to the arrival of the pandemic in a given Contact your local loan agent or mortgage broker for current rates: city increases manufacturing employment by around DRAPER & KRAMER MORTGAGE CORP. five percent in the post period, the researchers said, implementing restrictions for an additional 50 days Please call for current rates: Russell Story, 805-895-8831 increases manufacturing employment by 6.5 percent after PARAGON MORTGAGE GROUP the pandemic abates. Please call for current rates: 805-899-1390 The vertical line in the Fed’s graph measured HOMEBRIDGE FINANCIAL SERVICES mortality rate, while the horizontal line measured Please call for current rates: Erik Taiji, 805-895-8233, NMLS #322481 employment changes. And, the lower death rate MONTECITO BANK & TRUST correlated with higher employment. Please call for current rates: 805-963-7511 • Coastal Housing Partnership Member “We find that early and extensive NPIs have no SB MORTGAGE adverse effect on local economic outcomes. On the Harlan Green, Broker, 805-452-7696 *APR= 0 pts contrary, cities that intervened earlier and more aggressively experience a relative increase in real UNION BANK economic activity after the pandemic. Altogether, our Please call for current rates: Teri Gauthier, 805-565-4571 • Coastal Housing Partnership Member findings suggest that pandemics can have substantial Rates are supplied by participating institutions prior to publishing deadline and are deemed reliable. They do not constitute a commitment to lend and are not guaranteed. For more information and additional loan types and rates, consumers should contact economic costs, and NPIs can have economic merits, the lender of their choice. CASA Santa Barbara cannot guarantee the accuracy and availability of quoted rates. All quotes are based beyond lowering mortality.” on total points including loan. Rates are effective as of 4/2/2020. ** Annual percentage rate subject to change after loan closing. President Trump first intoned, “We cannot let the cure be worse than Computer Oriented RE Technology Santa Barbara the problem,” at the beginning of the For Information on all Real Estate Sales: pandemic. The experts are saying 805-962-2147 • JimWitmer@cox.net • Cortsb.com South County Sales just the opposite. Unless we allow a Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec worse cure, the problem of a return to normal economic activity from '11 80 94 146 119 135 140 147 156 160 128 126 170 an almost ground zero of business activity can be prolonged. '12 114 113 183 170 225 215 217 213 173 218 190 275 https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3561560&mod=article_inline

The Cure Has To Be Worse Than the Problem

Courtesy of the Federal Reserve

P

By Harlan Green / Special to VOICE

RESIDENT TRUMP ON SUNDAY announced that he was extending his administration’s guidelines on social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic to April 30th. He seems to have taken the recommendation of his top scientific advisors Drs. Fauci and Brix to heart, backing away from his assertion that the virus will have diminished enough to be able to celebrate Easter Sunday on April 12th in churches. Dr. Fauci said Sunday on CNN’s Face the Nation that the novel coronavirus could kill from 100,000 to 200,000 people while infecting millions of others, though he said that the virus was difficult to model this early in the outbreak. But recent scientific research and mounting anecdotal evidence show the more severe the ‘cure’, including longer social isolation and business closures, the quicker the return to economic growth once it is lifted. Researchers from the Federal Reserve in a recent study of the 1918 Spanish Influenza pandemic that killed more than 50 million people, cited recently by MarketWatch’s Steve Goldstein, found that the more draconian the ‘cure’ in tamping down the initial spread, the more lives were saved and there was a more robust economic recovery as well. The 1918 Flu Pandemic lasted from January 1918 to December 1920, and it spread worldwide. It is estimated that about 500 million people, or one-third of the world’s population, became infected with the virus. The number of deaths is estimated to be at least 50 million worldwide, with about 550,000 to 675,000 occurring in the United States. “Most U.S. cities applied a wide range of NPIs in fall 1918 during the second and most deadly wave of the 1918 Flu Pandemic,” said the study. “The measures applied include social distancing measures such as the closure of schools, theaters, and churches, the banning of mass gatherings, but also other measures such as mandated mask wearing, case isolation, making influenza a notifiable disease, and public disinfection/hygiene measures.

Santa Barbara Mortgage Interest Rates

Harlan Green © 2020 Follow Harlan Green on Twitter: https://twitter.com/HarlanGreen. Harlan Green has been the 16-year EditorPublisher of PopularEconomics.com, a weekly syndicated financial wire service. He writes a Popular Economics Weekly Blog. He is an economic forecaster and teacher of real estate finance with 30-years experience as a banker and mortgage broker. To reach Harlan call (805)452-7696 or email editor@populareconomics.com

'13 ‘14 ‘15 ‘16 ‘17 ‘18 ‘19 ‘20

141 142 142 126 142 101

146 132 113 118 132

189 141 235 153 164

197 186 202 166 149

265 207 226 220 189

209 174 210 195 257

217 196 207 174 193

216 179 217 214 224

181 171 155 187 178

178 160 149 161 173

138 137 124 158 172

167 170 150 159 170

121 172 179 234 128 168 190 179 210 144 125

211 208

165 259

225 184 209 173

171 157

145 152

163 212


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Voice COMMUNITY MARKET Take Action By Self-Isolating and Staying

13

Connected to Your Community

T

CasCade Capital

Photos by Jeff Hawkins

(805) 688-9697

HE COMMUNITY OF SANTA BARBARA AND THE COMMUNITY OF THE WORLD has been called into action by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our city, our lives, our ways of doing business, our families will never be able to return to their old normals. But we will move forward - now by Sheltering in Place... Later, by re-emerging with a new sense of the importance of everyone working together, to support each other and help everyone evolve into people and businesses prepared to live in a world where pandemics are part of everyone’s experience. The response of every single person is and will be integral to the health of our community. VOICE Magazine will continue to support the people and non-profits, the businesses and government agencies working on the front lines by providing important public information, business and personal news to sustain community life. We need your help. Every community needs channels of communication which are open and free to the public. For the past 26 years VOICE Magazine (AKA CASA Magazine) has remained free to Santa Barbara residents, both in print and digitally. We have never put up a pay wall to our digital edition or website. With your continued support via advertising and contributions this model of community journalism will go forward into the future. Journalism is evolving, though. Over 50 percent of local news sources have disappeared since 1991 - more since the pandemic has shuttered businesses. In our community we have seen many loved media outlets come and go. We’ve been blessed that while providing local service, we have managed to outlive many of them. VOICE Magazine has survived because of its advertisers, readers, and its hard working staff that put in countless hours to support a diverse community that believes in being inclusive. We thank-you, each and every one of you! At this moment, Santa Barbara is facing COVID-19; major economic upheaval magazine including thousands of lay-offs; water, housing, and homeless issues; yet at the www.VoiceSB.com AKA: CASA Magazine same time, the need to become a more cohesive caring community is making local reporting more essential than ever. With your help, VOICE Magazine will continue to advocate for a stronger and healthier community. We hope you will consider a targeted contribution in support of this nearly 27 year old project. Consider: • Contributing funds for more Spanish and Bilingual Articles... up to $10,000 is needed. • Contributing funds to expand local Environmental Coverage... up to $25,000 is needed. • Contributing funds for VOICE Magazine to transition into a non-profit News center...$5,000 needed.

805.895.1799 805.705.5334

Fast Private Lending

www.TheSantaBarbaraLifestyle.com

1st & 2nd Trust Deeds Commercial ~ Land Mixed Use ~ Multifamily No Tax Returns Simple Documentation No Minimum Credit

Top 1% of all Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Realtors nationwide

CalBRE: 00624274 | 01434616

www.neilsteadman.com CalBRE License #00461906

INSURANCE LOWEST PRICES ON HEALTH INSURANCE. We have the best rates from top companies! Call now! 855-886-0613 GET A-RATED DENTAL INSURANCE STARTING AT AROUND $1 PER DAY! Save 25% on Enrollment Now! No Waiting Periods. 200k+ Providers Nationwide. Everyone is Accepted! Call 661-766-4926 (M-F 9-5 ET) AUTO INSURANCE STARTING AT $49/ MONTH! Call for your free rate comparison to see how much you can save! 855-886-3710

MISCELLANEOUS ENGINE HOIST in excellent shape, hardly used. One ton. $100 or best offer. Call Kerry @ 805-570-2011 PROBLEM CREDIT REPORT? Lexington Law helps works to challenge

inaccurate negative items including: identity theft, collections, late payments, liens and more from your credit report. Call for a free credit repair consultation: 877-231-6112 x24. John C Heath, Attorney at Law, PLLC, DBA Lexington Law Firm. NEED NEW FLOORING? Call Empire Today® to schedule a FREE in-home estimate on Carpeting & Flooring. Call Today! 805-834-9240 DONATE YOUR CAR TO CHARITY. Receive maximum value of write off for your taxes. Running or not! All conditions accepted. Free pickup. Call for details. 877-246-1817. PAYROLL PROCESSING: PAYCHEX® New Clients sign up now and receive One Month of Payroll Processing FREE! Call 855-400-1433 x184 DENIED SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY? APPEAL! If you’re 50+, filed for SSD and denied, our attorneys can help get you approved! No money out of pocket! Call 805-837-1922

Please consider making a contribution today. VOICE Magazine: 924 Anacapa Street, suite B1-F; Santa Barbara, Ca. 93101 Phone: 805-965-6448 • email: publisher@voicesb.com

Kerry E. Methner, Ph.D. Publisher & Editor The Multi-family Investment Specialist

Mark M. Whitehurst, Ph.D. Publisher & Editor

Stella Anderson 805.570.8529

www.Stella-Anderson.com BRE# 01197105

STEVE GOLIS sgolis@radiusgroup.com www.radiusgroup.com

Experience you can count on!

CHRIS AGNOLI

805-879-9606 Helping people find homes that match their lifestyles.

Kathryn sweeney Broker Associate • (805) 331-4100 www.kathrynsweeneysb.com

4 BD/3 BA, split level home, $1,650,000 Call for details!

(805) 682-4304

chris@suncoastrealestate.com www.chrisagnoli.com

CA Lic. 00772218

RENTALS OCEAN VIEW, ONE BEDROOM, remodeled, covered parking on a dead end street. Short or long terms available. $2450 monthly. Available 3-30-2020. Call John at 805-451-4551

OCEAN VIEW, ONE BEDROOM, DECK, furnished, covered parking on a dead end street. Short or long terms available. $2750 monthly. Call John at 805-451-4551

DOWNTOWN ONE BEDROOM WITH DECK. High ceilings, light & bright. Off street parking. Utilities included. $2200 monthly. Year lease or month to month. Call Mark at 805-895-3614


14

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

April 3, 2020

Celebrating Santa Barbara Artists & Art Destinations GALLERIES • STUDIOS • MUSEUMS • PUBLIC PLACES

CHANNING PEAKE GALLERY: 105 E Anapamu • 805-568-3994.

Open To Abstraction

COLETTE COSENTINO ATELIER + GALLERY: Fine and decorative arts ~ Ongoing • 11 W Anapamu St • By Appt • 805-570-9863.

The AAC Members’ Virtual Exhibition is On-Line

J

COMMUNITY ARTS WORKSHOP: 631 Garden • 805-324-7443. CORRIDAN GALLERY: Local Artists ~ Ongoing • 125 N Milpas • We-Sa 11-5pm • 805-966-7939. CYPRESS GALLERY 119 E Cypress Av (Lompoc) • 805-737-1129.

DISTINCTIVE FRAMING N’ ART: 1333 State St • 805-882-2108. ELIZABETH GORDON GALLERY: Contemporary art ~ Ongoing • 15 W Gutierrez St • Mo 112pm, Tu-Sa 11-5pm, Su 11-3pm • 805-963-1157.

Cassandra Ensberg cassejd@gmail.com

EL PRESIDIO DE SANTA BÁRBARA: 123 E Canon Perdido • 805-965-0093. ELVERHØJ MUSEUM: 1624 Elverhøj Wy, Solvang • 805-686-1211. FAULKNER/SB PUBLIC LIBRARY GALLERIES: Closed at this time • 805-962-7653.

10 WEST GALLERY: Closed at this time • 805770-7711. ARCHITECTURAL FOUNDATION GALLERY: Meandering the Edges by Nathan Huff ~ May 6 • 229 E Victoria • Tu-Fr By Appt/Sa 1-4pm • 805-965-6307.

ART, DESIGN & ARCHITECTURE MUSEUM, UCSB: Closed at this time • On-line exhibitios: https:// www.museum.ucsb.edu/exhibitions/online • 805-893-2951. ART FROM SCRAP GALLERY: Closed at this time • 805-884-0459. ARTISTE GALLERY: Brown; LoCascio; Pratt; Luongo; Perez; Watanabe ~ Ongoing • 805-686-2626. ARTS FUND GALLERY: Closed at this time • 805-965-7321. ATKINSON GALLERY @ SBCC: Closed at this time • 805-897-3484 • gallery.sbcc.edu. BELLA ROSA GALLERIES: 1103-A State St • 805-966-1707. CASA DE LA GUERRA: 15 E De la Guerra St • 805-965-0093. CASA DOLORES: Otomi Dream/Sueno Otomi ~ June 30 • José Salazar’s In Sand and Oil; Bandera Ware ~ Ongoing • 1023 Bath St • Tu-Sa 12-4pm • 805-963-1032.

GALLERIE SILO: 118-B Gray Av • 301-379-4669. GALLERY 113: 1114 State St, #8 La Arcada Ct • SB Art Assn • 805-965-6611. GALLERY 333: Closed at this time • 805-451-6919. GALLERY LOS OLIVOS: Color and Light ~ Mar 30 • 2920 Grand Av • Daily 10-5pm • 805688-7517. GOLETA VALLEY LIBRARY: Closed at this time • 805-964-7878. GOLETA VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER: El Corazón de Goleta mural by Barbara Eberhart • 55679 Hollister • www.thegvcc.org. GOOD CUP COFFEE HOUSE: 918 State Street • 805-965-5593. GRAYSPACE GALLERY: ~ Between Ornament & Meaning ~ April 19 • 219 Gray Av • Fr-Sa 1-5pm & By Appt • 805-689-0858. HOSPICE OF SB, LEIGH BLOCK GALLERY: Gratitude by Monica Bartos ~ April • 2050 Alameda Padre Serra, #100 • Mo-Fr 9-5pm, By Appt • 805-563-8820. INSPIRATION GALLERY OF FINE ART: 1528 State St • 805-962-6444. JAMES MAIN FINE ART: 19th & 20th Cent American & European Fine art & antiques ~ Ongoing • 27 E De La Guerra St • Tu-Sa 125pm • Appts Suggested • 805-962-8347.

Hedy Price Paley

MorningStar Studio

Contemporary Art 805-687-6173

MARCIA BURTT STUDIO: Spring ~ May 17 • 517 Laguna St • Th-Su 1-5pm • 805-962-5588. MICHAELKATE INTERIORS & ART GALLERY: Contemporary Art & Interior Design • 132 Santa Barbara St • Mo-Sa 10-6pm, closed We, Su 11-5pm • 805-963-1411. MISA & MARTIN GALLERY: 619 State St • www.misa-artwork.com. MOXI, THE WOLF MUSEUM: Closed at this time • 805-770-5000. MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART SB: Closed at this time • 805-966-5373. MUSEUM OF VENTURA COUNTY: Closed at this time • 805-653-0323. PALM LOFT GALLERY: Poetry of the Earth: works by Kasandra Martell and Arturo Tello ~ Apr 12 • 410 Palm Av, Loft A1, Carp • By Appt • 805-684-9700. PEREGRINE GALLERIES: 1133 Coast Village Rd • 805-969-9673. PERSON RYAN GALLERY @ SUMMERLAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 2346 Lillie Ave • 805-770-3677. PORCH: GALLERY: 3823 Santa Claus Ln • 805-684-0300.

JARDIN DE LAS GRANADAS: re[visit] 1925 by Kym Cochran & Jonathan Smith ~ Ongoing • 21 E Anapamu.

KATHRYNE DESIGNS: 1225 Coast Village Rd, Suite A • 805-565-4700.

www.TheTouchofStone.com

LA CUMBRE CENTER FOR CREATIVE ARTS: La Cumbre Plaza • lacumbrecenterforcreativearts@gmail.com

Ruth Ellen Hoag

LINDEN STUDIO AND GALLERY: 963 Linden Av, Carpinteria • 805-570-9195.

GraySpace Gallery 805-689-0858

LYNDA FAIRLY CARPINTERIA ARTS CENTER: Closed at this time • 805-684-7789; www.carpinteriaartscenter.org.

SOLVANG ANTIQUES FINE ART GALLERY: 1693 Copenhagen Dr • 805-686-2322.

RODEO GALLERY & LOVEWORN: 11 Anacapa St • 805-636-5611.

STATE GALLERY @ YOUTH INTERACTIVE: Closed at this time • 805-617-6421.

SANSUM CLINIC LOWER LEVEL: The Art of Ballet II by Malcolm Tuffnell ~ Ongoing • 317 W Pueblo St • 805-898-3070.

STUDIO 121: 121 Santa Barbara St • 805-722- 0635.

SANTA BARBARA ART WORKS: Encouraging creativity for artists with disabilities • 28 E Victoria • 805-260-6705. SANTA BARBARA ARTS: Closed at this time • 805-884-1938. SANTA BARBARA FINE ART: 1321 State St • 805-845-4270. SANTA BARBARA TENNIS CLUB: Closed at this time • 805-682-4722. SB BOTANIC GARDEN: Closed at this time • 805-682-4726. SB HISTORICAL MUSEUM: Closed at this time • 805-966-1601. SB MARITIME MUSEUM: Closed at this time • 805-962-8404. SB MUSEUM OF ART: Closed at this time • online resources: https://www.sbma.net/ events/videolibrary/studiosundays • https:// www.sbma.net/learn/athome • https://www. youtube.com/watch?v=fFgz_EK8or8&t=37s • 805-963-4364.

SULLIVAN GOSS: AN AMERICAN GALLERY: Closed at this time • 805-730-1460. SYV HISTORICAL MUSEUM & CARRIAGE HOUSE: Closed at this time • 805-688-7889. UCSB LIBRARY: Closed at this time • www.library.ucsb.edu • 805-893-2478. VILLAGE FRAME & GALLERY: 1485 E Valley Rd #1 • 805-969-0524. WATERHOUSE GALLERY: Closed at this time • 805-962-8885. WESTMONT RIDLEY-TREE MUSEUM OF ART: Closed at this time • 805-565-6162. WILDLING MUSEUM: 1511-B Mission Dr, Solvang • 805-688-1082. YULIYA LENNON ART STUDIO: 1213 H State St • 805-886-2655.

Collage by

Beverley Jackson

SLINGSHOT: AN ALPHA ART FORUM: Closed at this time • 805-770-3878.

KARPELES MUSEUM & MANUSCRIPT LIBRARY: Texas ~ April; Anne Baldwin, abstracts by “Hollywood” painter ~ Ongoing; John Herd, blended computer/photography prints ~ Ongoing • 21 W Anapamu • We-Su 12-4pm • 805-962-5322.

805-570-2011

PORTICO GALLERY: 1235 Coast Village Rd • 805-695-8850.

SB MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: Closed at this time • 805-682-4711.

JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SB: Closed at this time • 805-957-1115.

Contemporary Sculpture by Kerry Methner

URIED BY LOCAL GALLERIST JEREMY TESSMER, the AAC’s annual juried exhibition, Open to Abstraction, has found a home online, due to the coronavirus pandemic closure of the Faulkner Gallery. Tessmer’s juror statement notes, that to be great abstract art today, “abstract painting must continue to push, to take chances. We’ve identified many ways to make abstract images pleasing, but it is the search for Untitled SBE 54, Acrylic, 48 x 36 in. by Pamela Benham, FIRST PLACE award new pictorial ideas that I find most exciting.” The exhibition offers all the works juried into the exhibition and winners and honorable mentions and offers abstract art lovers a chance to check out the local art scene from home. Visit www.AbstractArtCollective.com

Resident Artist

www.RuthEllenHoag.com

Due to the Shelter-in-Place order and COVID-19 safety concerns, most galleries and art venues are closed. Before traveling anywhere, please call ahead or check on-line where you may discover that many local Galleries and Museums offer on-line exhibitions.

jacksonbeverley56@gmail.com


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Harbor VOICE

That Crazy Coriolis...

Photos courtesy of Beverley Jackson

"OH, IF I ONLY HAD THE TIME, I'd clean out this damned closet!" I shouted as an unbelievable assortment of things fell on my head. "Oh, if I had the time I'd try that new recipe." "Oh if I had time, I'd get the tax papers together!" "Oh if I had the time..." Of course none of it is being done, though I'm closed out of the world in self isolation with nothing but time. And I spend a lot of time remembering my wonderful past, even things like World Fairs, because it's big news right now that the 2020 World's Fair in Tokyo has been canceled. Looking at that date, I realized how many years I've been going to World Fairs. My first was 1939 in San Francisco. All I cared about at that one was dolls, and I do remember the cherry blossoms were in bloom at the Japanese Pavilion. We weren’t really working with a system, or Among those I've attend have been Belgium in neatly. 1958 and Sevilla, Spain in 1992; and of course the 1984 USA Fair, where we had a venue here in Santa Barbara. I remember having dinner with the late Jody Jacobs of the Los Angeles Times. During dinner she handed me a handful of small blue pins from the L.A. Times. I said what are these for? She explained once I got to the fair events, I'd catch on fast. Knowing my collecting tendencies, she knew I would, and I did. Jody had given me a head start on it all. I had plenty to start trading Olympic souvenir pins with Europeans who wanted Los Angeles examples to take home. And Trade I did! When I met someone, I didn't acknowledge the introduction, I checked out the pins they were wearing to see if they had any one I could trade for. Most of the men wore theirs on the lapels of their jackets. I had a brown cotton dress that worked out well. The top was elastic and it could be pulled up or down showing my pins across Special Panasonic limited edition 2012 the front. The top got pulled down the lowest when I was bargaining with a couple of attractive Italians! And, I needed every maneuver I could think of trying to get one from the Romanians. They were the first team that came in years to participate from the Soviet part of the world. I got it by the way. I had a box filled with these colorful pins after our California venue and it seemed like a shame to just stick them away in the back of a drawer. And I love necklaces. So, I thought, "what about combining the two?" I had Lucite discs made with a hole in each to run a silver chain through. Every time I wear them, which is often, everyone stops me so they can get a closer look, and as their memories flow back, I listen to the tales of their World's Fair experiences. Well my World's Fair souvenir pin story should end there, but unlike Tokyo, I have a 2020 pin story! In one of the smaller auction houses I follow, what should show up but four beautiful wool scarves covered with a major collection of the pins. Of course I bid, and kept bidding until I got them. Why, I don't know. It would be much too expensive to make necklaces out of them. Then I decided Veronica and I would spend our isolation time sorting them, making appropriate groups, pin them to velvet panels, and then put them on EBay for sale. Sounds easy, but it kept us happily occupied for whole days and proved a fascinating challenge…I'll let the photos show you the Veronica at work... In the foreground is the necklace process. I made in 1984

Beverley Jackson moved to SB in 1963 from Los Angeles. She wrote a social column for the SB News-Press from 1968-1992. She also wrote the award winning book Splendid Slippers on Chinese footbinding and five other books on China. She latest book is Dolls of Spain. Jackson is avid doll collector and a collector of interesting people. She is also now seriously making and exhibiting pine needle baskets and collage.

F

By Sigrid Toye, Special to VOICE

OR SEVERAL DAYS I THOUGHT THAT A BREAKWATER OUTING might be a great spot to maintain the required social distance while getting some fresh Spring air and a little exercise. This turned out to be more of a challenge than I’d anticipated! I found myself battling 25 to 30 knot headwinds, an occasional salt water bath, sand in my nose and eyes, and temperatures in the 50’s and 60’s that were made chillier by the wind. I toughed it out ‘til the halfway mark before I turned tail and headed back. Mother Nature’s invisible hand caused me to occasionally stumble as it pushed me past my self-propelled maximum ground speed, but the good news is that this inbound jaunt was a whole lot faster. That was when I suddenly flashed on that crazy Coriolis Effect. No clue why this came to mind, maybe from a manual on How to Fly Airplanes 101 or What’s Up with those Ocean Currents for Boaters. Ok, I made those up … but why not blame that crazy Coriolis for cutting short my walk? But here’s the rub: it’s not possible to exactly blame the Coriolis because it’s the “Man Behind the Curtain” in meteorology. The Coriolis Effect actually concerns the Earth’s rotation: as currents move above, the planet spins below bending the direction of the winds and tides. Above the Equator in the Northern Hemisphere the currents move clockwise to the right and in the Southern Hemisphere, counterclockwise to the left. Which is why a flight from LAX to JFK is a shorter ride than JFK to LAX. However, the airport moves with the Earth it sits on, so the pilot adjusts the route accordingly otherwise the plane would land at Horse Breath The Pilgrim International, somewhere northwest of JFK. That’s the Coriolis! Aviators and mariners are aware that navigation depends on a combination of factors, including the Coriolis. But those of us on the ground only feel it’s side effects; the Pineapple Express is an example, as are periods of heavy weather in the West that travel eastward causing havoc in the form of tornados, Nor’easters, and flooding. Our recent winds and weather have done damage here too: possible case in point, the tall ship Pilgrim. The Pilgrim, moored at Dana Point Harbor and owned by The Ocean Institute, is sinking and is beyond The Pilgrim as she is in Dana Point Harbor... sinking repair. The beloved vessel, which served as an inspiring real-world classroom to hundreds of thousands of students and visitors, heeled overnight in the slip at the Ocean Institute’s dock. The ship is a full-scale replica of the ship immortalized by Richard Henry Dana in his classic book Two Years Before the Mast and has provided a floating experience for 4th and 5th graders to be mates on a tall ship in the 1800’s. It’s sister ship, The Spirit of Dana Point is a yearly visitor to Santa Barbara for the Maritime Museum’s popular education program. Dana Point’s city manager, Mike Killebrew, told the Orange County Register, “Heartbreaking. I’m at a loss for words… the overnight stay on it was a life experience.” Although there had been a slow leak, the amount of water taken in over the weekend is a mystery. Could the winds and weather of the last weeks have been a factor? And the behind the scenes, the profound influence of the Coriolis Effect? Meteorology is an inexact science and we remain at the mercy of forces beyond our control. So, right now I’m blaming it all on that crazy Coriolis. That’s my story and I’m stickin’ to it! Courtesy Photo

By Beverley Jackson, Special to VOICE

Photo courtesy of Dana Point Times/Lillian Boyd

Pins!

Sigrid Toye volunteers for the Breakwater Flag Project. She is on the board of directors of the Maritime Museum and participates in Yacht Club activities. An educational/behavior therapist, Sigrid holds a Ph.D in clinical psychology. She loves all things creative, including her two grown children who are working artists. Send Harbor tips to: Itssigrid@gmail.com

15


16

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

April 3, 2020

Cottage Health Drop-Off Center for Donations Open with New Days

D

URING THE LAST WEEKS, ORGANIZATIONS AND LOCAL BUSINESSES stepped up to help provid supplies to restock protective equipment for Cottage Health healthcare workers providing care at local hospitals. Cottage Health will continue to accept donations of medical supplies at Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, 351 South Patterson Avenue, Goleta. The public may not enter hospital lobbies to make supply donations. Hospitals are under a health

officer order not to allow visitors. The drop-off center will be open: Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10am to 5pm until further notice. Supplies in original, unopened packaging are particularly sought and include: • Faces shields - single use or non-disposable • Eye shields - single use or non-disposable • Isolation Gowns or Standard level 3 gowns

• • • • • •

N95 Masks N99 Masks Standard Procedure Masks Re-usable P100 / N95 Respirators and cartridges/filters Respirator Hoods or Hazmat Hoods Hand sewn cloth masks will be accepted www.cottagehealth.org


April 3, 2020

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

17

Exploring Ingmar Bergman Films during the Coronavirus Crisis

T

Review by Robert F. Adams, Special to VOICE

HOUGH AUDIENCES HAVE BEEN SHUT-OUT OF MOVIE THEATRES during the ongoing COVID-19 shelter-in-place directives, there are opportunities to catch up on terrific films that have literary, philosophical, and visual value via computer or television-based streaming. In the convenience of their own home, film audiences can explore, if they have access to a smart TV, a tablet of some kind, or computer and a subscription to Amazon Prime, Netflix, or a variety of other services, or, even better a free library card from the Santa Barbara Public Library through their Kanopy service. There are many on-line treasures to discover, but a strong and adventurous choice would be the remarkable films by the famed Swedish director Ingmar Bergman. In addition to the above streaming venues, Bergman’s catalogue can also be found with a subscription to The Criterion Channel, for an annual fee. An exploration of these internet resources turns up Bergman’s important mid-career works such as the subtly sensual Summer with Monika from 1953; The Seventh Seal, a masterpiece of storytelling from 1958, Wild Strawberries, a dreamlike poem of cinema dealing with passing time and mortality from 1957; The Magician from 1958; The Virgin Spring from 1960; Through a Glass Darkly from 1961; Persona from 1966; Cries and Whispers from 1972; and his late career swan

Courtesy Photos

Harriet Andersson in Through A Glass Darkly, film still

Liv Ullmann in Persona, film still

The Magician, film still

song, Fanny and Alexander, from 1982. There are compelling, deep, and rich themes and characterizations in Bergman’s films and in all of the scripts which he wrote himself, an incredible accomplishment considering that he was directing many classic works from Shakespeare, Molière, Ibsen, and Strindberg for Swedish Theatres at the same time while making movies. He was influenced by his theatre work and also by Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane, European silent films, and German Expressionism. His scripts and movies are described by some as darkly tedious, but on further examination, the dilemmas within the stories are multi-dimensional and riveting. Many of Bergman’s films contain stunning dream sequences that have a magical realism quality. In a Bergman film, music is used sparingly, is derived from classical The Seventh Seal, film still sources, and is only employed around the edges. Ambient sound is mainly used throughout his films, creating a disquieting sonic atmosphere. With the music minimal, the focus is on the dramatic turnings. Many of Bergman’s classics are shot in black and white and he worked intensely with master cinematographers including Gunnar Fischer, a magician of chiaroscuro lighting effects. Fischer was known for the stark contrasts between the main character’s faces and the turbulent landscapes in the background. The cinematography could be described as a metaphor reflecting the clash between the extreme dark and light of the human condition. Though the films have subtitles as they are Swedish, the compositional visual language is entrancing. Sven Nykvist, another key cinematographer worked with Bergman in the early sixties. He was known for his natural lighting effects, especially of the actor’s faces, as seen in The Virgin Spring and Persona, and later in color, for Fanny and Wild Strawberries with Ingmar Bergman, and Cinematographer Alexander. These films offer riveting cinema on a remarkable Gunnar Fischer level. In every frame, a painterly quality is found. Bergman is known for using searing closeups, dramatizing human dimensions. In his classic years from the early fifties through the late sixties, he used a rotating cast of ensemble players. In particular, he worked with some of the most attractive actresses in northern Europe including the expressive Liv Ullmann who starred in Persona and Cries & Whispers; Bibi Andersson, always translucent, who was seen in The Seventh Seal and Wild Strawberries; the intuitive Harriet Andersson who starred in Summer with Monika, and Through a Glass Darkly; the sultry Gunnel Lindblom featured in The Seventh Seal and The Virgin Spring; and the remarkable Ingrid Thulin filled the screen in Wild Strawberries, and in The Magician. His male actors also had amazing faces and featured Max Von Sydow, Gunnar Harriet Andersson in Summer With Monika, film still Björnstrand, and Bengt Ekerot, (playing “Death” in The Seventh Seal), among others. Also available for streaming rentals are two documentaries on Bergman. Trespassing Bergman from 2015 features a group of international directors converging on a remote island off the coast of Sweden in the Baltic Sea to find the house that Bergman lived in for forty years. 2018’s Searching for Ingmar Bergman is a feature documentary from German director Margarethe von Trotta offering interviews with some of Bergman’s actors and family offering revealing glimpses of this legendary director. YouTube also has a wealth of materials on Bergman’s career and life including interviews and scenes from his films. During this time of churning current events, film audiences need give up on discovering new cinematic frontiers. Step into the 21st century and check out the technological gifts at our sheltering in place fingertips.

Cinema VOICE

Ingrid Thulin in Wild Strawberries, film still

Robert F. Adams, a Santa Barbara landscape architect, is a graduate of UCLA’s School of Theatre and Film, as well as Cal Poly. He has served on the film selection committees for the Aspen Film Fest and the SB International Film Festival. Email him at robert@earthknower.com.


18

At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

Bilingual Volunteers Needed for Foodbank Call Center

D

O YOU SPEAK ENGLISH & SPANISH? If so, The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County needs you! The Foodbank needs volunteers who are bilingual in Spanish and English to answer phone calls from community members who need help with food due to COVID-19, including seniors who need home delivery. Call Center duties include: Answering disaster-related questions from community members by phone; directing clients to food distribution sites or signing them up for home delivery for seniors and those in medical need; and placing outgoing calls to senior food recipients to notify them when their scheduled food delivery will arrive at their door. The following volunteer shifts currently need to be filled in Santa Maria and Santa Barbara at the Foodbank warehouses located at 490 Foster Road in Santa Maria or 4554 Hollister Ave in Santa Barbara. Morning Shift: 9am to 12pm, Tuesday through Friday Afternoon Shift: 12pm to 3pm, Tuesday through Friday This opportunity requires training before starting. If you are interested in this opportunity, please email Lena Childers at lchilders@foodbanksbc. org or call (805) 967-5741 x209. Some remote work using volunteers’ personal phones may be arranged after training and a few in-person shifts are completed.

President’s Corner

What is Essential?

I

By Staci Caplan, SBAOR President

N THE WORLD OF COVID-19 everything is constantly changing. In the real estate industry, major changes have occurred, and may likely have changed again by the time this article is published. Initially the federal government published a list of essential services during this time of restricted activity. It did not include real estate as an essential service. Since then, real estate has been added to the essential list. Governor Newsom’s stay-at-home order issued March 19th, as updated by the “Advisory Memorandum on Identification of Essential Critical Staci Caplan Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response” from March 28th, expressly includes residential and commercial real estate, including settlement services, as essential services recognized by the Department of Homeland Security as being necessary for the maintenance of America’s Critical Infrastructure. This comes at a time when numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases are rising exponentially, not plateauing or decreasing. It comes at a time during which we have been told it is critical to stay home to “flatten the curve,” when healthcare workers are begging us to stay home as each new infected person puts their own lives (and those of their family) and our whole healthcare system at risk. This may seem confusing. The California Association of REALTORS® has issued statewide

guidelines for doing real estate business, however, there are counties that have more restrictive Shelter In Place orders. Santa Barbara County is not one of them. So, it is up to REALTORS® and the public to practice discernment in deciding what is truly essential during these harrowing times. Here are some of the highlights of the guidelines, along with some of my comments and concerns: • Showings should be done virtually, if at all possible. • All activities should be completed electronically, if at all possible. • Only a single agent and no more than two other individuals are to be in a dwelling at the same time during a showing. If other persons are necessary for a showing, they should wait outside or in their vehicles to observe the social distance guidelines. • Sellers are to be advised that they should not be present within a dwelling at the same time as other individuals. If a seller insists on remaining on the property, that seller is to agree to the terms and sign a declaration (see below) that is required for persons entering the property. • Agents should read and understand the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on how to protect yourself, where it reads: “The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus….It is unknown how long the air inside

March 27, 2020

Se necesitan voluntarios bilingües para el centro de llamadas del Foodbank ¿HABLAS ESPAÑOL Y INGLÉS? Si es así, ¡el Foodbank del Condado de Santa Barbara SANTA MARIA te necesita! El Foodbank necesita voluntarios que son bilingües en español e ingles para

Presbyterian contestar llamadas telefónicas de los miembrosOrcutt de la comunidad que necesitanChurch ayuda con 993 Patterson Rd. servicios a alimentos debido al COVID-19, incluyendo personas mayores que necesitan Every Friday, 2pm-4pm domicilio. Boys & preguntas Girls Clubs ofOrcutt Las tareas del centro de llamadas incluyen: Contestar de los miembros de la Presbyterian C comunidad sobre el desastre por teléfono, dirigir a los clientes a los lugares de de Mid Central Coast repartos 993 Patterson Rd. alimentos o los apuntarán para hacer entregas901 a domicilio a personas mayores y a aquellos N. Railroad Ave.  Every Friday, 2pm-4p que necesitan atención medica, llamar a las personas beneficiarias de Boys alimentos para & Girls Everymayores Monday, Wednesday and Clubs of notificarles de cuando se entregarán los alimentos en sus puertas. Mid Central Coast  Friday, 11am-1pm Los siguientes turnos de voluntarios se necesitan cubrir en los almacenes delRailroad Ave.  901 N. Allan Hancock College Foodbank en Santa Maria y Santa Barbara ubicadas en 490 Foster Road en Santa 800 S. College Dr. Every Monday, Wedn Maria o 4554 Hollister Ave en Santa Barbara. Friday, 11am-1pm Every and Thursday Turno de mañana: 9am a 12pm, de martes Tuesday a viernes Allan Hancock Colleg Turno de la tarde: 12pm a 3pm, de martes a viernes 11am-1pm 800 S. College Dr. Esta oportunidad requiere preparación antesPark de empezar. Si estás interesado Evans Every Tuesday and Th en esta oportunidad mandale un correo electrónico a Lena Childers lchilders@ 200 W. Williams St. en11am-1pm foodbanksbc.org o llama al (805) 967-5741 x209 Evans Park 3rd Friday, 3pm Algunos trabajos remotos con losRancho teléfonos personales de los voluntarios pueden 200 W. Williams St. Hermosa organizarse después de la capacitación y que se completen algunos turnos en persona. 3rd Friday, 3pm

a room occupied by someone with confirmed COVID-19 remains potentially infectious.” Any persons on the property must agree to adhere strictly to the social distancing guidelines at all times by remaining at least six feet apart per the recommendations established by the CDC. • Any person entering a property shall provide by declaration that to the best of their knowledge, they are not currently ill with a cold or flu; do not have a fever, persistent cough, shortness of breath, or exhibit other COVID-19 symptoms; have not been in contact with a person with COVID-19. Has anyone else heard in the news that many people are ASYPMTOMATIC? • All persons visiting a property will agree to wash their hands with soap and water or use hand sanitizer prior to entry, and to wear disposable rubber gloves and a protective face mask, if one is made available. Is anyone else having difficulty obtaining these items? Are we to assume that those visiting the property have just washed their hands prior to entry, after exiting their vehicles where they have touched the steering wheel, gear shift, door handles inside and out, after possibly viewing other properties? • In addition, sellers must disclose to all persons who enter the property if the seller is currently ill with a cold, flu or COVID-19 itself, or has a fever, persistent cough, shortness of breath or other COVID-19 symptoms, or has been in contact with a person with COVID-19. Further, if anyone who enters the property is later diagnosed with COVID-19, the person who is diagnosed must immediately inform the listing agent, who will then make best efforts to inform everyone who entered the property after the person diagnosed, of that fact. This is more than disturbing. • Sellers and buyers must be expressly made aware of the risks of showing and visiting properties: that it

SANTA MARIA

235 E. Inger Dr. Rancho Hermosa 1st Friday, 3pm 235 E. Inger Dr. Oasis Senior Center 1st Friday, 3pm Ave.distance.Oasis Senior Center may be dangerous or unsafe and420 could Soares proper social expose them or others to coronavirus • Bring your own 420 sanitizers, and Ave. 3rd Thursday, 9:30am Soares (COVID-19). Sellers and buyersSt. mustJohn gloves — don’t relyChurch on3rd others to Thursday, 9:30am Neumann be advised of their responsibilities them. If hand are Neumann Ch St. John 966 W.bring Orchard St. sanitizers pertaining to COVID-19 protocols unavailable, liquid hand soap hand 966 W.forOrchard St. 2nd Wednesday, 9am regarding social distancing and other washingOrcutt should bePresbyterian made Church9am 2ndavailable. Wednesday, Christian Family Church 993 Patterson Rd. Family Chu CDC guidelines. The public would thenChristian be touching 324 N. Suey Rd. Every Friday, 2pm-4pm 324sinks N. and Suey Rd. • To the extent possible, the use of the kitchen and bathroom Every Tuesday, & Girls Clubs of various third-party services providers handles,Boys which11am contradicts the guideline Every Tuesday, 11am Catholic Charities Central Coast Charities for non-essential services must be above toMid “refrain from Catholic touching.” 901 N. Railroad Ave.  607 W. Main St. avoided and, where unavoidable,607 W. Main • Follow in the CDC’s St.suggestions Every Monday, Wednesday and Every Tuesday and T the providers must agree to signEvery an Cleaning & Disinfecting Guide and Tuesday and Thursday Friday, 11am-1pm 12pm-2pm agreement to follow CDC guidelines. provide this information to sellers, 12pm-2pm Hancock College • Unless absolutely necessary, advisingAllan them to disinfect property Elksthe Lodge Elks Lodge 800 S. College communications with clients should according to those guidelines after 1309Dr. N. Bradley Rd. N.theBradley Every Tuesday Thursday be done via electronic means or 1309 by showing is Rd. complete. Forand vacant Every Thursday, 10am Every Thursday, 10am-1pm 11am-1pm telephone. In person conversations properties, previously considered the

SANTA MARIA

GUADALUPE

Evans Park one should should be minimized unless absolutely safer option for showings, 200 W. Williams St. been necessary. then assume the property has not Guadalupe Senior Ce Friday, 3pm • Listing agents should not leave cleaned3rd in between showings. 4545 10th St. Guadalupe Rancho Senior Hermosa Center brochures and flyers in the property Most buyers visit multiple Every Thursday, 1pm 4545 10th St. 235 E. Inger Dr. but instead upload them to the properties before purchasing. FamilyReal Service Cente Every Thursday, 1pm-3pm 1st Friday, 3pm Multiple Listing Service. estate professionals know during 4681 11thaSt. OasisCenter Senior Center Familysingle Service • Discourage anyone who does transaction, theLast services of Thursday of the Soares Ave. not need to view the property from inspectors, control companies, 4681 11th St.420pest Ranch Acres 3rd of Thursday, 9:30am attending a showing. and workers performing repairs, to12pm Dr. Last Thursday the 1050 month, Escalante St. John Neumann Church • Agents conducting the showing name a few, are required to complete a 4th Tuesday, Ranch Acres 966 W. Orchard St.mean 3pm should meet clients at the property typical transaction, which could 1050 Escalante Dr. Wednesday, 9am and not drive the client to the multiple2nd people entering a property. 4th Tuesday, 3pm Christian Family Church property, so as to minimize risk. Multiply Presbyterian this out by many properties, Orcutt Church 324 N. Rd. Information relevant for the showing 993 manyPatterson buyers, andSuey the ensuing Rd. Every 11am should be provided in advance to the Every transactions, andTuesday, you have a web of Friday, 2pm-4pm Catholic Charities clients electronically. potential contact which should at the Boys & Girls Clubs of 607 W.give Main • If using a lockbox, be sure to very Central least should oneSt. pause. Mid Coast Every and Thursday disinfect the key, the box, and the now know Tuesday someone 901 IN. Railroad Ave. who has lost 12pm-2pm doorknob prior to utilizing. a family member to the virus. I suspect Every Monday, Wednesday and Elks Lodge • When using disposable gloves, be Friday, that by the time this is published, 11am-1pm 1309 N.also Bradley Rd. sure to put them on prior to entry and Allan many of you will know someone Hancock College Every Thursday, 10am-1pm to dispose of them after leaving each who has also suffered the effects of the 800 S. College Dr. property. virus. To our local REALTORS® and Every Tuesday and Thursday • Refrain from touching any their clients, before you head out the 11am-1pm Guadalupe Center surface during a showing. door, please ask yourself,Senior is this truly Evans Park 10th St. • As indicated above and following 200 essential? W.4545 Williams Every Thursday, 1pm-3pm the CDC guidelines, maintain a safe your REALTOR® to find out 3rd Call Friday, 3pm Family Service Center distance from anyone in the property Rancho how they are utilizing safe practices or Hermosa 11th St. Association 235 E. 4681 Inger Dr. by staying a minimum of six feet contact the Santa Barbara Last3pm Thursday of thefor month, 12p apart. of REALTORS® at www.sbaor.com 1st Friday, • If the size of the residential unit more information. Oasis Senior Ranch Center Acres Ave. 1050 Escalante Dr. makes it difficult to maintain the six- 420 Soares StaciThursday, Caplan, President of the Santa 3rd 9:30am foot distance for all parties attending 4th Tuesday, 3pm Barbara Association of REALTORS , is a John Neumann Churchat the showing, individuals may need to St. Broker, GREEN, MA - BRE# 014450103 W. Orchard St. wait outside and come in the property 966 Pacific Crest Realty. Reach her at 805-886-3970 or StaciCaplan@gmail.com. Wednesday, 9am one at a time, at all times maintaining 2nd

GUADALUPE

SANTA MARIA

GUADALUPE

®

Christian Family Church 324 N. Suey Rd. Every Tuesday, 11am Catholic Charities


Evans Park

1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am

11 Camino De Vida 19 3rd Monday, 3pm 4th Wednesday, 10:30am 3rd Friday, 3pm groceries and fresh produce at the following locations. No 520 Wentworth Ave. First United Methodist Church Good Shepherd P Rancho Hermosa 1st Tuesday, 1pm documentation or registration required. Everyone is welcome. Measures 925 N. F St. 380 N. Fairview A 235 E. Inger Dr. Children’s Park (Lower Westside) 3rdthe Monday, 3pm 1st Saturday, 9am 1st Friday, 3pmhave been taken to ensure Foodbank of Santa Barbara will distribute free, healthy safety and cleanliness of eachCounty site. 520free, Wentworth Ave. - DRIVE-TH Foodbank of Santa Barbara County will distribute free, healthy Foodbank of Santa Barbara County will distribute healthy Oasis Senior Center Village Chapel Goleta Valley Chu AVAILABLE groceries and fresh produce at2nd theTuesday, following locations. No - DRIVE-THRU - DRIVE-THRU AVAILABLE 1pm 420 Soares Ave. groceries andat fresh at the followingNo locations. No 3915 Constellation Rd.produce groceries and fresh produce the following locations. Franklin Community Center documentation orrequired. registration required. Everyone is welcome. Measures 595 N. Fairview A 3rd Thursday, 9:30am - PRODUCE  or registration Measures Friday of therequired. month, 3pm 8am - PRODUCE ONLY 3rd Saturday, documentationLast ordocumentation registration Everyone isEveryone welcome. Measures 1136isE.welcome. Montecito St. -of PRODUCE ONLY St. John Neumann Church taken ensure the safetyofand cleanliness each site. been have been taken to ensure the to safety and cleanliness each site. Lompoc Highhave School 3rd Tuesday, 1:30pm Sandpiper Apartm have been taken to ensure the safety and cleanliness of each site. 966 W. Orchard St. 515 W. College Ave. Franklin Community Center 375 Ellwood Beac United 2nd Boys & Girls Clubs Salvation Army Wednesday, 9am United Boys & Girls Clubs Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am 1136 E. Montecito St. 1st Thursday, 9am 1025 W. Ocean Ave. 4849 Hollister Ave.  Christian Family Church 5701 Hollister Dr. Every Thursday, 1pm 324 N. Suey Rd. Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm Orcutt Presbyterian Church United Boys & Girls Clubs Salvation Army Monday-Friday, Boys & Girls Clubs Presidio Springs United1pm-3pm Orcutt Presbyterian Church UnitedAve. Boys & Girls Clubs Salvation Army Every Tuesday, 11am 993 Patterson Rd. 1025 W. Ocean 4849 Hollister Ave.  United Boys & Girls Club Wednesday additional hours Senior Center Chapel 5701 Hollister Dr. ChurchVillage United Boys & Girls Clubs Salvation Army 721 Laguna St. 993 Patterson Rd. 1025 W. Ocean Ave. 4849 Hollister Ave.  UnitedYouth Boys &Projects Girls Clubs Catholic Charities Every Friday, 2pm-4pm Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Isla Vista Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm 5701 Hollister Dr. High S Carpinteria 690 Bell St. Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm 5:30pm-7:30pm 1025 W. Ocean Ave. 3915 Constellation Rd. 4849 Hollister Ave.  3rd Wednesday, 4pm-6pm Every Friday, Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Boys & Girls of Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm 5701 Hollister Dr. Suite 200 Monday-Friday, 607Clubs W.2pm-4pm Main St. Wednesday additional hours Village Chapel 5638 Hollister Ave., 4810 Foothill Rd. 1pm-3pm 2nd Wednesday, 3pm pm Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Isla Vista Youth Projects Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm United Boys & Girls Clubs Every Tuesday, 10:30am-1pm Mid Central Coast  Boys & Girls Clubs of and Thursday Catholic Charities 5:30pm-7:30pm Wednesday additional hours 3915 Constellation Rd. Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Every Tuesday Village Chapel Every Wednesday By Appointment ONLY 5638 Hollister Ave., Suite 200  f 901 Railroad Coast  Ave. Village Chapel Isla Vista Youth Projects Wednesday hours 602 W. Anapamu St additional United Boys & Girls Clubs Every Tuesday, 10:30am-1pm 609 E. Haley St.  MidN.Dorothy Central 5:30pm-7:30pm 12pm-2pm 3915 Constellation Rd. FSA Jacksonand Managed by Suite By Appointment ONLY 5638 Hollister Isla Vista Youth Projects Every Monday, Wednesday Contact Ana Maya, 805-869-3303 Ave., 602 W. Anapamu St 5:30pm-7:30pm 3915 Constellation Rd. 901 N. Railroad Ave.  FSA Dorothy Jackson Monday-Friday, 9am-4:30pm Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm United Boys & Girls Clubs Every Tuesday, ElksCenter Lodge ContactAve., Ana Maya, 805-869-3303 Church at10:30am-1pm the CrossroadsMonday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Resource United Boys & Gir 5638 Hollister Suite 200  Friday, 11am-1pm By Appointment ONLY Resource Center United Boys & Girls Clubs Every Tuesday, Every Monday, Wednesday 602 W.Unity Anapamu StAppointment St. George YMCA  Shoppe 1309 N. Bradley Rd. and 10:30am-1pm Every Saturday, 10am-12pm Allan Hancock College 236 La Lata Dr. FSA Dorothy Jackson St. George YMCA  Carpinteria Childr By ONLY 646 N.H St.  Every Saturday, 10am-12pm 646 N.H St.  nesday and Contact Ana Maya, 805602 W. Anapamu St Friday, 11am-1pm FSA Dorothy JacksonEvery Monday, 800 S. College Dr. Monday-Friday, 1401 Chapala St.  889 Every Thursday, 10am-1pm 8891pm-3pm Camino Del Sur Del Camino Sur 2ndCenter Wednesday, 12pm Center Westside Community Center Westside Community Contact Ana Maya, 805-869-3303 Wednesday and Friday Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Resource Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm AllanTuesday Hancock Every andCollege Thursday St. George YMCA  Every10am-12pm Tuesday, 10am-12pm Resource Center Every Saturday, 10am-12pm Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm 423 W. Victoria St. 646 N.H St. W. Victoria St. Every 10am-12pm 423 ge 10am-12pm St.Tuesday, George YMCA  11am-1pm Every Saturday,Every 10am-12pm 800 S. College Dr. 889 Camino Del Sur Monday and Wednesday 646 N.H St.  Westside Community Center Positano Apartments Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Santa Rita Village St. George Community Church Richardson Park  Every Monday andCommunity Wednesday Evans 889 Camino Del Sur EveryPark Tuesday and Thursday Westside Center 1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am Positano Apartments Every Tuesday, 10am-12p Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Santa Rita Village 11 Camino De Vida 423 W. Victoria St. 926 W. Apricot Ave. Bethania Lutheran Church 1032 E. Mason St.  10am-12pm Guadalupe W. Williams St. Senior Center 3rd Wednesday, 1 hursday200 Every Tuesday, 10am-12pm 1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am 423 W. Victoria St. Children’s Park (Lower Westside) 11am-1pm 3rdVida Monday, 3pm 4th Wednesday,603 10:30am 11 Camino De Every Monday and Wednesday 926 W.4545 Apricot Ave. Atterdag Rd. 3rd Friday, 3pm10th10am-12pm St. Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm and Positano Apartments Santa Rita Village 520 Wentworth Ave. Evans Park Every Monday and Wednesday Children’s Park (Lower1stWestside) First United Methodist Church Good Shepherd Pantry 11 Camino De Vida 1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am Rancho Hermosa Positano Apartments 3rd Monday, 3pm Santa Rita Village Every Tuesday, 4pm-6pm 4th Wednesday, 10:30am Every Thursday, 5pm-7:30pm 926 W. Apricot Ave. 1pm 200 Williams St. W. 1pm-3pm 1pm-3pm, Friday, Tuesday, 9am-11am 925 N. F St. 380 N.Vida Fairview Ave. 235 E. W. Inger Dr. 11 Camino De 520 Wentworth Ave. 926 Apricot Ave. Children’s Park (Lower Westside) Santa Ynez People Helping People 3rd Monday, 3pm Family Service Center Children’s Park (Lower Westside) 4th 3pm Wednesday, 10:30am New Life Church First United Methodist Church Good Shepherd Pantry 3rd Monday, 3rd Friday, 1st Saturday, 9am 1st Friday, 3pm3pm Children’s Park (Lower Westside) For se 3rd Monday, 3pm 4th Wednesday, 10:30am Ave.Ave. 520 Wentworth 520 Ave. Wentworth 1st Tuesday, 1pm 545 N. Alisal Rd. 4681 11th St. 50 E. Alamar Oasis Senior Center First United Methodist Church Good Shepherd Pantry Rancho Foodbank of Santa Barbara County will distribute free, healthy 925 N. FHermosa St. Village Chapel 380 N. Fairview Ave. 520 Wentworth Ave. home Goleta Valley Church 2nd Tuesday, 1pm 1pm Good Every 12pm-2pm - DRIVE-THRU AVAILABLE 380 N. Fairview Ave.deliv Last Thursday of the month, 12pm First United Methodist Church Shepherd Pantry 3rd Tuesday, 1pm-2:30pm Park (Lower Westside) 1st Tuesday, 420 Ave. 3915 Constellation 925 N.Children’s F Rd. St.atTuesday, 235Soares E. Inger Dr. 595 N. Fairview Ave. 3rd Monday, 3pm 1st Tuesday, 1pm Franklin Community Center Park 1st Saturday, 9am No groceries and fresh produce the following locations. Children’s (Lower Westside) 3rd 9:30am 925 N. F St. 380 N. Fairview Ave.8am-10am1st Saturday, 9am Ranch Acres Golden Inn Family1136 E. Montecito St. Last Friday the month, 3pmVillageAve. Grace Food Pantry 520 Wentworth 3rd Saturday, 3rdofMonday, 3pm 1st Thursday, Friday, 3pm Children’s Park (Lower Westside) St. John Neumann Church 520 Wentworth Ave. Village Chapel or registration required. Everyone is welcome. Measures 3rd Monday, 3pm 1050 Escalante Dr.documentation 1st Saturday, 9am 890 Tuesday, Refugio Road Lompoc High School 3869 State St.  Goleta Valley Church PRODUCE ONLY 3rd Tuesday, 1:30pm Oasis Senior Center 2nd 1pm Sandpiper Apartments Goleta Valley Church Village Chapel 520 Wentworth Ave. 966 W. Orchard St. Tuesday, 1pm 515 W. to College Ave. 3915 Constellation Rd. 4th Tuesday, 3pm 4ththe Monday, 2:30pm-4pm 1st, 2nd & 4th Saturday, 9am-10am Village Chapel have been taken ensure safety and cleanliness ofCommunity each2nd site. 595 N. Fairview Ave. Franklin Center 375 Ellwood Beach Dr. 420Wednesday, Soares Ave. Goleta Valley Church 3915 Constellation Rd. 2nd 9am Franklin Center 2nd Tuesday, 1pm 595 N. Fairview Ave. Last Saturday of the month,Community 8:30am Community Center 1136 E. MontecitoFranklin St. 1st Thursday, 9am 3915 Constellation Last Friday ofChurch the month, 3pm Rd. 3rd Thursday, 9:30am Christian Family 595 N. Fairview Ave. 3rd Saturday, 8am-10am Last Friday of the month, 3pm 1136 E. Montecito St. Franklin Community Center 3rd Saturday, 8am-10am 1136 E. Montecito St. Every Thursday, 1pm m 324 SueyNeumann Rd. School Last Friday of the month, 3pm St. N. John Church 3rd Saturday, 8am-10am Lompoc High 1136 1:30pm E. Montecito St. Springs3rd Tuesday,Sandpiper Lompoc High School 3rd Tuesday, 1:30pm Presidio Apartments hurch Every Tuesday, 11amLompoc Sandpiper Apartments 966W. W. Orchard St. High School Senior Center 3rd Tuesday, 1:30pm 515 W. College Ave. 515 College 721 Laguna St. Franklin Community Sandpiper Apartments Catholic Charities Ave. Center Franklin Community Center 375 Ellwood Beach Dr. Carpinteria High School375 Ellwood Beach Dr. 690 Bell St. 2nd Wednesday, 9am 515 W. College Ave. 3rd Wednesday, 4pm-6pm Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am Franklin Community Center 1136 607 W. Main St. Boys 375 Beach Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am 4810 Foothill Dr. Rd. E. Montecito St. Ellwood United & Girls Clubs m 1st Thursday, 9am 2nd Wednesday, 3pmE. Montecito Salvation Army St. Catholic 1stBoys Thursday, 9am Christian Family Church Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am1136 United & GirlsEvery Clubs Charities Every Tuesday and Thursday 1136 E. Montecito St. 1st Thursday, 9am Wednesday, 4:30pm-5:30pm 1025 W. Ocean Ave. Every Thursday, 1pm urch 4849 Hollister Ave.  324 N. Suey Rd. Every Thursday, 1pm 609 E. Haley St.  5701 Hollister Dr. Managed by 12pm-2pm Every 9am-12pm, Thursday, 1pm Monday-Friday, Presidio Springs Monday-Friday, 1pm-4pm 9am-4:30pm Monday-Friday, Every Tuesday, 11am 1pm-3pm Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Elks Lodge Presidio Church at the Crossroads United Boys & Girls Clubs and Senior Center Springs Presidio Springs 721 Laguna St. Wednesday additional hours Senior Center Chapel Unity Shoppe 1309 N. Village Bradley Rd. Catholic Charities Senior Center 236 La Lata Dr. Carpinteria Children's Project Carpinteria High School 690 Bell St. 721 Laguna St. 721 Laguna St. Isla Vista Youth Projects 4pm-6pm 1401 Chapala St. 3rd Wednesday, 5:30pm-7:30pm Every Thursday, 10am-1pm 3915 Carpinteria High School 2nd Wednesday, 12pm 607Bell W. Main St. Carpinteria High School 690 St.Constellation 690 Bell Rd. St. 4810 Foothill Rd. 2nd Wednesday, 3pm 5638 Hollister Ave., Suite 200  3rd Wednesday, 4pm-6pm 3rd Wednesday, 4pm-6pm Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm Catholic Charities United Boys & Girls Clubs Every Tuesday, 10:30am-1pm 4810 Foothill Rd. Every Tuesday and Thursday 4810 Foothill Rd. 2nd Wednesday, 3pm 2nd Wednesday, 3pm Every Wednesday, 4:30p By Appointment ONLY CatholicStCharities d Thursday St. George Community Catholic Charities 609 E.Church Haley St.  Every 602 W. Anapamu Richardson Park  Wednesday, 4:30pm-5:30pm 12pm-2pm FSA Dorothy Jackson Every Wednesday, 4:30pm-5:30pm Managed by Contact Ana Maya, 805-869-3303 Bethania Lutheran Church 609St.  E.1pm-3pm Haley St.  1032 E. Mason St.  Guadalupe Senior Center Monday-Friday, 9am-4:30pm 609 E. Haley Monday-Friday, Managed3rd byWednesday, 12pm United Boys & Girls Club Elks10th Lodge Resource Center Church 603 Atterdag Rd. at the Crossroads 4545 St. Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm andManaged by Monday-Friday, 9am-4:30pm St. GeorgeUnited YMCA Boys & Girls Clubs and Every Saturday, 10am-12pm Church at the Crossroads Monday-Friday, 9am-4:30pm Unity Shoppe 1309Thursday, N. Bradley Rd. 646 N.H St.  236 La4pm-6pm Lata Dr. Every Tuesday, Every 5pm-7:30pm Church at the1pm-3pm Crossroads UnitedDel Boys Girls Clubs andCarpinteria Children's Pr Unity Shoppe 889 Camino Sur & Children's 236 La Lata Dr. Westside Community Center 1401 Chapala St.  Carpinteria Project Every Thursday, 10am-1pm Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Santa Ynez People Helping People Family Service Center 2nd Wednesday, 12pm New Life Church Unity Shoppe La Lata Dr. 2nd Wednesday, 12pm545 N. Alisal Rd. 423 W. Victoria Children's 1401 Chapala St.  ForProject senior m-1pm 236 EveryCarpinteria Tuesday, 10am-12pm St. Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm 4681 11th St. 50 E. Alamar Ave. 10am-12pm 1401 Chapala St.  home delivery, call: 2nd Wednesday, 12pm Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm Every Tuesday, 12pm-2pm Last Thursday the month, Every Monday and Wednesday 3rd Tuesday, 1pm-2:30pm Positano Apartments St. George Community Church Santa of Rita Village12pm Richardson Park  Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm Ranch Acres Golden Inn Village Family Grace Food Pantry 1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am St.Church George Community Church Camino De Vida Richardson Park  Bethania Lutheran 1032 E.11Mason St.  926 W.Dr. Apricot Ave. Guadalupe Center 3rd Wednesday, 12pm 1050 EscalanteSenior 890 Refugio Road 3869 State St.  Bethania Lutheran Church 603 Atterdag E. MasonWestside) St.  enter St. George Community Church Children’s Park (Lower 3rd3pm Wednesday, Rd.1032 3rd Monday, 4545 10thWednesday, St. Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm and 12pm Richardson Park  4th 10:30am 4th Tuesday, 3pm 4th Monday, 2:30pm-4pm 1st, 2nd & 4th Saturday, 9am-10am 603 Atterdag Rd. Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm and 520 Wentworth Ave. Bethania Lutheran Church E. Mason St.  Every 1032 Tuesday, 4pm-6pm EveryFirst Thursday, 1pm-3pm 5pm-7:30pm Wednesday, United Methodist Church Good 3rd Shepherd Pantry 12pm Every Tuesday, 4pm-6pm m-3pm 603 5pm-7:30pm 1st Tuesday, 1pm Atterdag Rd. Santa Ynez People Helping People Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm and Family Service Center New Life Foodbank of Santa Barbara County will distribute free, healthy 925 N. F St. 380Church N. Fairview Ave. For senior Santa Ynez People Helping People - DRIVE-THRU AVAILABLE er Children’s Park Life (Lower Westside) Church 545 N.5pm-7:30pm Alisal Rd. New 4681 11th 50 E. Alamar Ave. Every Tuesday, 4pm-6pm 3rd St. Monday, 3pm 1st Saturday, 9am For senior groceries and fresh produce at theWentworth following locations. No home delivery, 545 N. Alisal Rd. 520 Ave. 50 E. Alamar Ave. Every Tuesday, 12pm-2pm Last Thursday of the Helping month, 12pm 3rd Tuesday, 1pm-2:30pm Ynez People home delivery, call: VillagePeople Chapel New Life Church Goleta Valley Church Every Tuesday, 12pm-2pm documentation or registration required. Everyone is welcome. Measures month,Santa 12pm 2nd Tuesday, 1pm 3rd Tuesday, 1pm-2:30pm - PRODUCE ONLY Ranch Acres For senior Golden Inn Village Family Grace 595 Food Constellation Rd. 545 N.3915 Alisal Rd.Golden Inn 50 E. Alamar Ave. N.Pantry Fairview Ave. Franklin Community Center Village Family Grace Food Pantry have been taken to ensure the safety and cleanliness of each site. 1050 Escalante Dr. 890 Refugio Road 3869 State St.  home delivery, call: Last Friday890 of the month, 3pm Every Tuesday, 12pm-2pm 3rd Saturday, 8am-10am 3rd 1136Tuesday, E.2:30pm-4pm Montecito St. St.  Refugio Road 38691pm-2:30pm State 4th Tuesday, 3pm 4th Monday, 1st, 2nd & 4th Saturday, 9am-10am Lompoc High 3rd Tuesday, 4th School Monday, 1st, 1:30pm 2nd & 4th Saturday, 9am-10am Sandpiper Apartments Golden Inn Village Family 2:30pm-4pm Grace Food Pantry 515 W. College Ave. Franklin Community Center 375 Ellwood Beach Dr. 890 Refugio Road 3869 State St.  Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am 11362nd E. Montecito St. 1st Thursday, 9am 4th Monday, 2:30pm-4pm 1st, & 4th Saturday, 9am-10am United Boys & Girls Clubs Salvation Army Every Thursday, 1pm United Boys & Girls Clubs 1025 W. Ocean Ave. 4849 Hollister PresidioAve.  Springs 5701 Hollister Dr. Senior Center Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm 721 Laguna St. Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Carpinteria High School 690 Bell St. Wednesday additional hours 3rd Wednesday, 4pm-6pm Village Chapel 4810 Foothill Rd. Isla Vista Youth Projects 2nd Wednesday, 3pm 5:30pm-7:30pm 3915 Constellation Rd. Catholic Charities Every Wednesday, 5638 Hollister Ave., Suite 4:30pm-5:30pm 200  United609 Boys GirlsSt.  Clubs Every Tuesday, 10:30am-1pm E. &Haley Managed by By Appointment ONLY 602 W.Monday-Friday, Anapamu St 9am-4:30pm FSA Dorothy Church Jackson at the Crossroads United Boys &805-869-3303 Girls Clubs and Contact Ana Maya, Monday-Friday, 1pm-3pm Resource Unity Shoppe 236 Center La Lata Dr. Carpinteria Children's Project St. George YMCA  Every Saturday, 10am-12pm 646 N.H St.  1401 Chapala St.  2nd Wednesday, 12pm 889 Camino Del Sur Westside Community Center Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday Monday–Friday, 12pm-5pm Every Tuesday, 10am-12pm 423 W. Victoria St. 10am-12pm St. George Community Church Richardson Park  Every Monday and Wednesday Positano Santa Bethania Rita Village Lutheran Church 1032 E. Mason St.  3rdApartments Wednesday, 12pm 1pm-3pm, Friday, 9am-11am 11 Camino De Vida 926 W.603 Apricot Ave. Rd. Atterdag Monday–Friday, 2pm–4pm and Children’s Park (Lower Westside) 3rd Monday, 3pm 4th Wednesday, 10:30am Every Tuesday, 4pm-6pm 5pm-7:30pm 520 Wentworth Ave. Santa Ynez People Helping People First United Methodist Church Good Shepherd Pantry New Life Church 1st Tuesday, 1pm For senior N. Alisal Rd. 925 N.545 F St. 380 N. Fairview Ave. 50 E. Alamar Ave. home delivery, call: Children’s Park (Lower Westside) Every Tuesday, 12pm-2pm pm 3rd Monday, 3pm 1st Saturday, 9am 3rd Tuesday, 1pm-2:30pm 520 Wentworth Ave. Grace Food VillageGolden ChapelInn Village Family Goleta Valley Church Foodbank of S 2nd Tuesday, 1pm Pantry 890 Refugio Rd. Road 3869 State St.  3915 Constellation 595 N. Fairview Ave. Franklin Community Center groceries and Orcutt Presbyterian Church 4th Monday, 2:30pm-4pm 2nd & 4th Last Friday of the month, 3pm 3rd Saturday, 8am-10am 1136 E.1st, Montecito St.Saturday, 9am-10am documentatio 993 Patterson Rd. Lompoc High School 3rd Tuesday, 1:30pm Sandpiper Apartments 515 W. College Ave. Every Friday, 2pm-4pm have been tak Franklin Community Center 375 Ellwood Beach Dr. Last Saturday of the month, 8:30am 1136 E. Montecito St. 1st Thursday, 9am Boys & Girls Clubs of Every Thursday, 1pm Mid Central Coast  Presidio Springs Senior Center Orcutt Presbyterian Church United Boys & Girls Clubs 721 Laguna St. 926 County W. Apricot Ave. Foodbank ofAt Santa Barbara will distribute free, healthy 200 W. Williams St. April 3, 2020 the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com Children’s Park (Lower Westside)

- DRIVE-THRU AVAILABLE

UPDATED EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS UPDATED MARCH 3131 MA EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS - PRODUCE ONLY UPDATED MARCH EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS

LOMPOC

SANTA BARBARA

SANTA SANTAMARIA MARIA

LOMPOC

GOLETA/ISLA VISTA

LOMPOCLOMPOC

SANTA BARBARA GOLETA/ISLA VISTA SANTA BARBARA VISTA LOS ALAMOS SANTA BARBARA GOLETA/ISLA VISTA GOLETA/ISLA CARPINTERIA

BUELLTON

NEW CUYAMA

SOLVANG/SANTA YNEZ

GUADALUPE

EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS

UPDATED MARCH 31

21

LOMPOC

LOS ALAMOS

LOS ALAMOSLOS ALAMOS

SANTA BARBARA LOS ALAMOS BUELLTON

GUADALUPE

SOLVANG/SANTA BUELLTONYNEZ

BUELLTON BUELLTON

GUADALUPE SOLVANG/SANTA YNEZ SOLVANG/SANTA YNEZ

CARPINTERIA

GOLETA/ISLA VISTA

NEW CUYAMA

SOLVANG/SANTA YNEZ EMERGENCY FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS

LOMPOC LOS ALAMOS

SANTA BARBARA

CARPINTERIA

CARPINTERIA CARPINTERIA

NEW CUYAMA

NEW CUYAMA

211

NEW CUYAMA

UPDATED MARCH 31 211

211

SANTA MARIA 211

EMERGE

GOLETA/ISLA VISTA CARPINTERIA

211

BUELLTON

SOLVANG/SANTA YNEZ

LOS ALAMOS

NEW CUYAMA

SANTA MARIA CARPINTERIA

LOMPOC

901 N. Railroad Ave.


Together We Grow

“American Riviera was helpful all through the process of buying our first home. They were patient and had an answer for every question. They were so great, we came back to purchase our next home!” — Kelly and Elizabeth Hahn, Homeowners

What does True Community Banking mean? It means we invest in helping you and our community grow. Your success is our success.

Let’s grow together. HOM E EQU I T Y L I N E S | CON FOR M I NG & J U M BO MORTG AG E S | BR I D G E LOA NS

AmericanRivieraBank.com • 805.335.8150 Santa Barbara • Montecito • Goleta • San Luis Obispo • Paso Robles

NMLS# 808293

Profile for Voice Magazine / CASA

VOICE Magazine: April 3, 2020  

Crisp salt air, blue skies, and mountain tops flirting in the mist are just the beginning notes in a melody celebrating life in Santa Barbar...

VOICE Magazine: April 3, 2020  

Crisp salt air, blue skies, and mountain tops flirting in the mist are just the beginning notes in a melody celebrating life in Santa Barbar...

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded

Recommendations could not be loaded