Ribbon Cutting: Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County

We recently welcomed Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County to the Chamber with a Ribbon cutting!
Legal Aid Foundation provides legal services for people facing a civil issues who cannot afford an attorney.
“We provide a variety of services,” explained Molora Vadnais, Executive Director of Legal Aid Foundation of Santa Barbara County. “We do housing law – assisting tennants …

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Top 10 OSHA Workplace Safety Citations

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released its preliminary list of the 10 most frequently cited safety and health violations for fiscal year 2016. The list was compiled from nearly 32,000 federal OSHA inspections.
One interesting fact: This list rarely changes year after year. According to OSHA, “If all employers simply corrected the top …

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Community Invited to Hear From Former NASA Astronaut Jose Hernandez at Hancock March 28

Free event targets launching next generation of scientists, engineers and mathematicians
With his own dreams realized, José Hernández, a former astronaut for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), will help launch the dreams of others on the Central Coast. Hernández will speak at Allan Hancock College on Tuesday, March 28, from 12:30 – 2 p.m. …

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Peeps on Parade Contest at Guadalupe and Los Alamos Branch Libraries

Families are invited to celebrate spring with the Library. Create a diorama with Marshmallow Peeps featuring any family-friendly theme and bring it to either the Guadalupe or Los Alamos Branch Library on Friday, March 17th. Dioramas need to be the size of a shoebox or smaller. Include a tag with the title of the diorama, …

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The Valley Reads Book Club

The Santa Maria Public Library facilitates a monthly book club, The Valley Reads, which meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month in Shepard Hall from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The next meeting is Tuesday, March 28th. Refreshments will be served.
Each month a new book title is read and discussed along with complimentary coffee …

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