Wednesdays, Solvang Vets Hall
7pm, Basics, FREE
8pm, Beyond Basics, $12/drop in or $10/class if pre-paid for one month
Join nationally known instructor John Wheaton who has years of experience as a teacher, judge and emcee at various events.
NO CLASSES DEC 21 OR 28, 2016
Fri February 3, 9am-6pm, $18, Leave from Vets Hall
Everything for the home and more! Great deals and tons of inspiration. Limited room in van to transport large items.
Great American Melodrama- “The Foreigner”
Thurs Feb, 9 5:15pm-10:30pm, $36, Leave from Vets Hall
Named one of the funniest plays of the 20th century. Dinner on your own at the show- where the actors cook and serve! Non-refundable payment by Jan 19.
Space Shuttle Endeavour
Tues, February 28, 8:30am-5:30pm, $25, Leave from Vets Hall
Visit the California Science Center where Endeavour now resides. Endeavour was the fifth and final spaceworthy NASA space shuttle to be built, constructed as a replacement for Challenger. Endeavour first flew in May 1992 and had its last mission in May 2011.
Central Coast Mission Tours
Tour part of our local history! Central coast Mission self-guided tours plus lunch in each city downtown area (on your own). Meet at the Vets Hall for all departures. $55 all 4 or individual prices listed below.
Mission San Luis Obispo- Mon Mar 6, 10:30am-4pm, $20
Old Mission Santa Barbara- Mon Mar 13, 10:30am-4pm, $20
Old Mission Santa Ines- Mon Mar 20, 11:30am-2pm, $20 (picnic lunch included)
La Purisma Mission- Mon Mar 27, 11am-3pm, $15
Central Coast Botanic Garden Tours
Tour the central coast’s natural gardens. Thousands of various plants up and down the coast. Enjoy lunch in SLO and SB on your own. Lunch included for SYV. $50 all 3 or individual prices listed below
Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens- Wed April 19, 9am-2:30pm, $20
Santa Ynez Valley Botanic Garden- Wed April 26 10:45am-1pm, $20 (lunch included)
San Luis Obispo Botanic Garden- Wed May 3, 9am-2:30pm, $20
Wilding/Elverhoj Museum Collaborative Excursions
Enjoy the convergence of art, culture, and the beauty of nature with this series of fun and educational excursions as Parks and Rec partners with the Wilding and Elverhoj Museums. Trips are accompanied by skilled museum curators who will provide insider appreciation for exhibits.
MOXI + Sea Center
Tues, Feb 21, times TBA, $35, depart Vets Hall
Visit Santa Barbara's fabulous new MOXI: Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation. Be among the first visitors for a private tour if the 25,000 sq. ft. center, a destination for curious minds of all ages. Three floors of interactive indoor and outdoor exhibits. Visit the Sea Center with an insider's tour of this engaging, interactive marine education facility. Lunch on your own on the wharf or nearby.
Tuesday, March 21, 10am-6:30pm, $39, depart Buellton Rec Center
Griffith Observatory is an icon of Los Angeles, a national leader in public astronomy, a beloved civic gathering place, and one of southern California's most popular attractions. Explore the state-of-the-art Samuel Oschin Planetarium. Lunch on your own in Camarillo.
The Broad Museum in Los Angeles
Thu, April 6, 8:30am-6pm, $49, depart Vets Hall
This new contemporary art museum is home to 2000 works of art in the Broad collection, among the most prominent holdings of postwar contemporary art worldwide. A VIP onsite welcome and introduction followed by a self-guided tour. Lunch on your own.
Montaña de Oro & Spooner Ranch House
Thu, April 27, 8:30am-5pm, $20, depart Vets Hall
The Mountain of Gold is named for its spring golden wildflowers. Enjoy a private tour of the renovated historic Spooner Ranch House. Plus time to explore the rugged cliffs, secluded sandy beaches and tide pools. Lunch on your own in Morro Bay, waterfront sightseeing and an optional visit to the Museum of Natural History. Tour is not suitable for those with limited mobility.
Getty Villa in Malibu
Wednesday, May 10, 8:30am-7pm, $49, depart Buellton Rec Center
The Getty Villa houses the greatest collection of Greek and Roman antiquities in North America. View the galleries and stroll the beautiful gardens and grounds. Explore the featured exhibit, Roman Mosaics across the Empire, which contains mosaics that date from the 2nd through the 6th centuries A.D., and come from far-flung places. Lunch on your own at museum café.
- When: Mondays and Wednesdays at Noon*
- Fee: $10/workout
*Times may fluctuate, please call 805-688-7529 if "dropping in"