Tues., March 19: 6 to 8 p.m. Terry Babineaux is guest speaker at the Artist Salon program at the Grange Hall, 2374 Alamo Pintado Ave., Los Olivos. Babineaux will present an informative program on what QR codes are, how they can help artists sell their work and how to create and make use of them. Artists are encouraged to bring a bottle of wine or their favorite beverage, or something to munch on.
Wed., March 20: Noon to 1 p.m. Nutrition and diabetes education classes taught by registered dietitian Stacey Bailey in the conference room inside the Physician’s Clinic entrance of SYV Cottage Hospital; no reservations required; bring your lunch. 688-6431, ext. 72351. Outpatient nutrition counseling also available by appointment; 686-3961.
Wed., March 20: New Frontiers holding “5% Wednesday” with donations going to Animal Rescue Team.
Thurs., March 21: 6:30 to 7:30 Relay for Life of Santa Ynez team captain meeting at Avant Tapas and Wine, 35 Industrial Way, Buellton. Free meeting to learn more about participating in Relay for Life event. 560-6573.
Fri., March 22: 5:30 p.m. “Words to Live By” speaker seriesatBabi’sTasting Room, 448 Bell St., Suite B, Los Alamos. Topic is “Zoobiquity! What Animals can Teach us.” 344-1900 or smee@casadumetz wines.com.
Fri., March 22: 6:30 p.m. Solvang School presents “Show of Shows” performances spotlighting the talents of Solvang Elementary School students in the Solvang School Gym. 705-6997.
Sat., March 23: 6 to 9 p.m. Solvang Village Folk Dancers practice at Bethania Lutheran Church, 603 Atterdag Road, Solvang. All are invited to watch, participate and enjoy.
Sat., March 23: 11 a.m. Storyteller Victoria Goring brings her special improv storytelling performance to the Solvang Library at 1745 Mission Drive, Solvang. This free event is best suited for children ages 4 and up.
Sat., March 23: 7 to 10 p.m. The Solvang Parent Teacher Organization hosting a Mom's Night Out fundraiser in the Stadium Condo Clubhouse at 1886 Stadium Drive, Solvang. All moms are invited. Event features Bunko and Scrabble tournament with prizes, wine, desserts, socializing, and a silent auction. The silent auction includes girlfriend spa packages, facials, messages, haircuts, family and child photography packages. Tickets are $20, available at the door and includes wine, desserts and hors d’oeuvres. 325-1544 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sun., March 24: 5 p.m. Fifth annual Vino de Sueños benefit dinner at A-Ru Restaurant to benefit People Helping People’s support of vineyard and farm workers. $125 per person, including food, wine, tax and tip. Reservations recommended; call Fahim at 686-0295 or visit www.syvphp.org/events; seating is limited to 50. A-RU Japanese Restaurant is at 225 McMurray Road, Buellton.
Mon., March 25: 10 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. Debby Hart presenting two free lectures titled "A New Vision in Integrative Wellness Assessment” in the New Frontiers’ Community Room, Unit B10 of the Valley Plaza, just down the walkway from New Frontiers Market. 693-1746, or email email@example.com, or visit www.newfrontiersmarket.com.
Wed., March 27: Noon to 1 p.m. Nutrition and diabetes education classes taught by registered dietitian Stacey Bailey in the conference room inside the Physician’s Clinic entrance of SYV Cottage Hospital; no reservations required; bring your lunch. 688-6431, ext. 72351. Outpatient nutrition counseling also available by appointment; 686-3961.