Thursday, June 25: Two events for Entangled15:

1) SB Art Museum, downtown:
There is a free event for KITP scientists to walkthrough at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) and have drinks afterwards.
Lets plan to meet in the KITP lobby at 5pm on Thursday.
(Please sign up before June 25, 2:00pm)

To sign up write your name below here (click on Edit on the right up corner and then Save), indicating:
-if you have a car and how many extra seats you can offer
-if you need a ride
-the number of additional people coming with you

• Greg Huber (3 extra seats)
Sean Hartnoll (taking the bus).
Xiaoliang Qi (3 extra seats)

2) Dinner:
Entangled15 will gather for our final social dinner, 7:00pm at the Hollister Brewing Company. Reservations are not needed for this event, but please sign up before Thursday evening.
  1. Roger Melko (2 people)
  2. John Cardy (2 people)
  3. Erik Tonni
  4. Chao-Ming Jian
  5. Masaki Oshikawa
  6. Beni Yoshida
  7. Esperanza Lopez (4 people)
  8. Rajiv Singh
  9. Anushya Chandran
  10. Chris Laumann
  11. Louk Rademaker
  12. Gabor Sarosi


Thursday, June 11:
Our social activity will be dinner at the Beachside Bar and Cafe. The social coordinator for this event is Erik Tonni. Meet at 6:15 at the front entrance to KITP, and we will walk down the bluff to the restaurant.

Please use the sign-up list below, by Wednesday June 10 so that reservations and rides can be arranged.

  • Erik Tonni
  • Masaki Oshikawa
  • Isaac Kim
  • Tadashi Takayanagi
  • Rajiv Singh
  • Andreas Läuchli
  • Shinsei Ryu
  • Beni Yoshida
  • Xiaoliang Qi
  • Cesar Agon
  • Anushya Chandran


Thursday, May 28: our social activity will be a dinner in downtown Santa Barbara, at Tamira, an Indian restaurant.

Please use the sign-up list below, by Wednesday May 27 so that reservations and rides can be arranged.
  1. Roger Melko (can drive 3)
  2. Subir Sachdev
  3. Guifre Vidal (need a ride)
  4. Israel Klich
  5. Mark Mezei
  6. Beni Yoshida
  7. Tim Hsieh
  8. Frank Pollmann
  9. Andreas Läuchli
  10. Leo Radzihovsky (need a ride)
  11. Chao-Ming JIan
  12. Joel Moore (can drive 2 or 3)

Friday, May 22: Our weekly social activity will be beer and wine in the KITP courtyard. Prices are $3 for a beer, or a glass of wine.


Thursday May 14: Our social activity will be dinner at the Beachside Bar and Cafe. The social coordinators for this event are Erik Tonni and Glen Evenbly. We will leave from the KITP at 6:00pm to walk to the beach, for a reservation at 6:30pm.

Please use the signup sheet below by Wednesday afternoon (May 13th) so that reservations can be made.
  1. Erik Tonni
  2. Glen Evenbly
  3. Didier Poilblanc
  4. Kun Yang
  5. Jim Garrison
  6. David Perez-Garcia
  7. Beni Yoshida
  8. Lauren Hayward Sierens
  9. Andrea Coser


Wednesday, May 6: Our social activity will be Cafe KITP:
http://www.kitp.ucsb.edu/outreach/cafe-kitp

https://www.google.com/calendar/b/1/render?tab=mc&pli=1#main_7

Please use the list below to indicate if you are going, and particularly if you have a car & can arrange a ride for other people.

  1. Subir Sachdev - need a ride
  2. Masaki Oshikawa - need a ride (but I might be late, in which case I can take a bus)
  3. Louk Rademaker (I have a ride, but I go there before 5 as I'm the speaker)
  4. Kun Yang (can drive 3 people) leave by 5:30.


Thursday, April 30: Our social activity will be a dinner in downtown Santa Barbara, at the Brewhouse.

Please use the signup sheet below, by Wednesday (April 29) morning so that reservations and rides can be arranged.
  1. Erik Tonni
  2. Roger Melko (can drive 4 people there)
  3. Albion Lawrence (can drive 3)
  4. Dima Abanin (can drive 3)
  5. Eduardo Fradkin (can drive 3 back)
  6. Masaki Oshikawa
  7. Glen Evenbly
  8. Matt Roberts
  9. Ignacio Cirac (can drive 3)
  10. David Perez-Garcia
  11. Norbert Schuch
  12. Frank Verstraete
  13. Steve White (can drive 5)
  14. Mari Carmen Banuls
  15. Shuo Yang
  16. Tim Hsieh (can drive 3)
  17. Lauren Hayward Sierens
  18. Todd Sierens


Our social activity for the third week of #entangled15 will be a beer/wine & cheese "happy hour", Friday, April 24, at 5:00pm in the KITP courtyard.



Thursday April 16: Our social activity will be dinner at the Beachside Bar and Cafe. The social coordinator for this even is Erik Tonni. We will leave from the KITP at 6:00pm to walk to the beach, for a reservation at 6:30pm.

Please use the signup sheet below by Tuesday afternoon (April 14th) so that reservations can be made.

  1. Erik Tonni
  2. Steve White
  3. Tim Hsieh
  4. Elena Caceres
  5. Chris Herdman
  6. Jim Garrison
  7. Kareljan Schoutens
  8. Kelly Pawlak



Our social activities will kick off with a beer/wine & cheese "happy hour", Friday, April 10, at 5:00pm in the KITP courtyard.



See the KITP Social Wiki for lots of ideas, and please join it if you'd like to contribute!



Area Restaurants

Arnoldi's Cafe - Little Italian restaurant in historic stone building from 1930's with seating and bocce ball out back.

Beachside Bar & Cafe, down the hill from KITP overlooking Goleta beach.

The Boathouse - Seafood place right on Hendry's beach.

Brewhouse - Pretty much what you expect - beer and hearty food. For large groups, they require a pre-selected menu with only 4 entree choices.

Carlitos - Nice Mexican restaurant on State Street.

Edomasa - Sushi.

Olio Pizzeria - Highest rated pizza place in town, but kind of pricey (up to $20 for individual pie).

Opal - California/Fusion.

Trattoria Vittoria - Italian. Will only take large groups either early (before 5:30) or late (after 8:00).

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Hiking around Santa Barbara



Local Events


Music:


The Met: Live in HD

  • The Metropolitan Opera broadcasts HD simulcasts of operas to movie theaters all over the world. The live performances are Saturday matinees in New York, so they start here at 9:55am and are shown locally at the historic Arlington Theater in downtown SB and, in a smaller venue at Hahn Hall at the Music Academy of the West in Montecito. It will be rebroadcast again at Hahn Hall at 6:00pm on Saturday and at 2:00pm on Sunday.


Jazz & Folk Music

  • SB has but one place that features jazz and folk: SOhO Restaurant & Music Club .They have decent food if you want to eat before/during a performance.


Sport Activities

  • If you are interested in swimming/running/weightlifting or playing some sports like table tennis or soccer, you may wish to join UCSB's Recreation Center. KITP visitors pay the Community rate.

Santa Barbara Theaters