Adam to hold office hours at Vets Building
Santa Barbara County 4th District Supervisor Peter Adam will meet with constituents from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building, 100 E. Locust Ave., Suite 101.
Members of the community are invited to drop by to discuss any concerns or questions they may have about local county government.
Anyone unable to attend can call Adam’s office at 737-7700 for assistance or to make an appointment.
Lompoc Civic Theatre to present 'Good People'
The Lompoc Civic Theatre will present its production of “Good People,” a dark comedy by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Lindsay-Abaire, beginning Friday at the Civic Auditorium, 217 South L St.
The show's run will continue through March 25. Performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, with two Sunday matinees scheduled for 2 p.m. There will also be one Thursday show at 7:30 p.m. March 22.
Presale tickets for $15 are available at Alfie’s Fish & Chips, 1036 North H St.; the Lompoc Valley Chamber of Commerce, 111 South I St.; and PJ’s Deli, 128 W. College Ave. Tickets at the door will be $18. Student, senior and military tickets, as well as Sunday matinees, will be $15 at the door. Groups of 10 or more will qualify for a discounted ticket rate of $12 per person.
For more information on tickets and/or group sales, contact the Lompoc Civic Theatre at 735-2281.
Blood drive to be held at Elks Lodge
The United Blood Services of the Central Coast will hold a blood drive from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. March 15 at the Lompoc Elks Lodge, 905 E. Ocean Ave.
Donors must feel well, have eaten prior to donation, weigh at least 110 pounds, be at least 17 years old and have photo identification.
Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended. To schedule an appointment, call 542-8529.
Flapjack Fundraiser to help girls attend Tech Trek
The Lompoc-Vandenberg Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will host a Flapjack Fundraiser from 8 to 10 a.m. March 17 at Applebee’s, 621 W. Central Ave.
The money raised will go toward the cost of sending five seventh-grade girls to the AAUW Tech Trek STEM Camp, which will be held in July at UCSB. Tech Trek is a weeklong academic residential camp featuring hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Tickets for the Flapjack Fundraiser, which are $10, can be purchased in advance from AAUW members or at the door. For more information, call Wynn Clevenger at 736-3067.
La Purisima School to hold Open House
La Purisima Concepcion Catholic School, 219 W. Olive Ave., will hold an Open House and registration event from 6:30 to 8 p.m. March 19.
Anyone interested in potentially enrolling their child in the school is invited to attend. The event will serve as a way for school staff to update the community about programs at the campus and how the school is blending traditional Catholic education with updated curriculum and technology, according to a school official, who also added that “hopefully we can clear up some commonly held misconceptions about the educational requirements of teachers in Catholic schools.”
The school, which is celebrating its 60th anniversary in Lompoc, is also in the planning stages of its annual Spring Dinner fundraiser, scheduled this year for May 5.
For more information on these activities or about the school in general, contact the school at 736-6210.
Church to host free movie screening, organ concert
The First United Methodist Church, 925 North F St., is set to host a screening of the 1928 silent film “The King of Kings,” which will be accompanied by a live performance from acclaimed concert organist Christian Elliot.
The event, which is free and open to the community, will take place at 7 p.m. March 23 at the church. A reception honoring Elliot, who is a frequent performer at the American Theater Organ Society’s national conventions, on BBC Radio and at the famed Hollywood Bowl, will take place after the screening.
For more information, contact the church office at 736-1271.