Global from the Get-Go: Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit Clarifies the Path from Prototype to Market

  Staff Report Join your entrepreneurial-minded peers at the Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit later this month, hosted by the Santa Barbara City College Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. The Summit will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. on Friday, October 27, with networking to follow until 2:45 at The Fess Parker Resort in Santa Barbara, and is designed to help startups successfully […]

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Bugs of the Sea…Live Long and Lobster! Event debuts at Sea Center

Staff Report The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History is debuting a new and unique event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 19, at the Sea Center on Stearns Wharf. The event is called “Bugs of the Sea…Live Long and Lobster!”. Often called “bugs of the sea,” lobsters are the focus of this event which will explore the ecology, fishery, research, and conservation of […]

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Marine institute provides refuge in unlikely location

FYI To celebrate its 10th year, the Channel Islands Marine and Wildlife Institute is inviting the public to a soiree on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Carriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara. Tickets are available at www.cimwi.org or at 805-364-0441. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ By Robin Laroche Fairy tales do come true, and some even start here in Santa Barbara. Imagine […]

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SB area full of seasonal activities

SB area full of seasonal activities Lane Farms Pumpkin Patch – It’s an authentic agricultural experience for the whole family with farm animals, tractors and farm equipment, and the famous corn maze (3-8 p.m. Monday-Friday’ 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday-Sunday) at 308 S. Walnut Lane in Goleta. Lane Farms also operates a large produce stand, hosts school classes and gives information […]

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Ask the Zookeeper – October

If you’re lucky, you’ll see a ‘flamingle’ at the zoo Does your child have a question about an animal at the Santa Barbara Zoo? Post questions on our Facebook page (facebook.com/santabarbarafamilylife). If yours is published, you and your family get free tickets to the zoo.  “Tell me about the flamingos that walk around the zoo.”  — Katie, age 9 Visitors […]

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Lecture tells American story of ‘Siamese twins’

Staff report A lecture this month at the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum will tell the story of “the original Siamese twins” and the sensation they created in 19th-century America. The lecture by Yunte Huang, “A Game on the High Seas,” will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12. It is based on his forthcoming book “Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins […]

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