Santa Barbara Village


Santa Barbara Village offers a wide variety of events, socials, field trips, lectures, and the like.

Our events may be open for all, or just for members and volunteers.

June 2016

June 2 Valle Verde - Bocce Ball
June 3 Current Affairs
June 7 Valle Verde - Mahjong
June 9 Valle Verde - Bocce Ball
June 14 Valle Verde - Mahjong

June 16

Valle Verde Bocce Ball
June 17 Current Affairs
June 17 Butterflies Alive! at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
June 20 Living Room Social
June 21 Matinee at the J; "Welcome to Kutsher's : The Last Catskills Resort" screening
June 21 Valle Verde -Mahjong
June 23 Valle Verde - Bocce Ball
June 23 Waffle Therapy
June 28 Valle Verde - Mahjong
June 30 Valle Verde - Bocce Ball
To be announced Reading Group

Event Details


Current Affairs


Friday, June 3 &
Friday, June 17
10:30-12:00 pm

The group is open to all points of view.  Gatherings are held in a non-judgmental, tolerant atmosphere.  Discussion topics are chosen by the participants and the meetings are moderated Village members & volunteers.  
*Due to its success and needing more space, Current Affairs Discussion Group now meets at the Jewish Federation, 524 Chapala St., SB.

To RSVP & get information:  or (805) 729-5038


Valle Verde Retirement Community has welcomed SB Village Members to join them for

Every Tuesday this June!
1:00 PM

Village members: join the fun at Valle Verde's Mahjong events throughout June! Invite culture and conversation on Tuesday afternoons with the traditional Chinese tile game, Mahjong.

Mahjong will be located at Valle Verde's North Gazebo

To arrange a ride:  or (805) 729-5038


Valle Verde Retirement Community has welcomed SB Village Members to join them for

Bocce Ball
Every Thursday this June!
10:00 AM

Valle Verde's bocce ball court has recently been improved: the new surface will guarantee you'll be a winner. Bocce Ball is easy to learn and provides physical activity along with an opportunity to visit with others. Equipment and rules are in the Recreation Clubhouse. Come join the fun!

Bocce ball is located at Valle Verde's Recreation Clubhouse!

To arrange a ride:  or (805) 729-5038



Butterflies Alive! at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History.
Friday, June 17
10:00 AM

Experience the magic of Butterflies Alive! as you walk through a beautiful garden filled with flowers, luscious greenery, and more than 1,000 free-flying butterflies. Butterflies Alive! will offer many memorable opportunities, so bring your family, friends, and cameras.

To RSVP & get information:  or (805) 729-5038



To be announced!

This group is open to our current members! The facilitator will announce the next meeting date to the members.

If you are a member who is not part of this group, but would like join or would like to help us form a second Reading Group, please contact us..

For more information or to RSVP (and for location info)please contact us via email or (805) 729-5038.



SB Village's Union Bank/Community Partners 
Living Room
Monday, June 20
2:00- 3:30pm

Living Room Social is a new social event open to members volunteers, prospective members, and friends of the above

Think of Living Room Social as a large family gathering. Set in the historic living room and patio of SB Village's Union Bank/CP building, the Living Room Social will have light fare food, activities, plenty of comfortable lounging, and many smiles. Open from 2:00 through 3:30pm, we encourage you and your guests to stay the whole time or just part of the time.

The Living Room Social will be held once a month.

Date: Monday, June 20
Time: 2:00 - 3:30pm
Location: 15 E. Carrillo, SB, 93103

To RSVP & get information:  or (805) 729-5038



Free Movie Showing - All Welcome!
Matinee at the J: Welcome to Kutsher's: The Last Catskills Resort
Tuesday, June 21
J-Fed, 524 Chapala St., SB

Join us at the Jewish Federation for a documentary about the last surviving Jewish resort in the Catskills and its impact on pop culture.

 Click here for movie description.

To RSVP & get information:  or (805) 729-5038


Members and Volunteers:
Join us for Waffle Therapy

Thursday, June 23
10:30am- 12:00pm
15 E. Carrillo St.

Join us for Waffle Therapy - our newest hit - at SB Village!! We will be serving delicious waffles, fruit and beverages.

This is a great opportunity for the SB Village community to get to know each other. Feel free to bring family and friends to this event.

For more information:  or (805) 729-5038