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Kellam de Forest Speaker Series: The Importance of Franceschi House

Alhecama Theatre 215a East Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA, United States

Longtime Pearl Chase Society member, Rick Closson, will speak about one of Kellam’s prime interests: Franceschi House. There likely will not be any news on the City’s reimagining project, so don’t expect that. The general topic will be the intrinsic historic value of the House and Park from one who has deep respect for the property […]

Kellam de Forest Speaker Series: Happy Birthday, Pearl Chase

Alhecama Theatre 215a East Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara, CA, United States

Historian Erin Graffy will offer a lighthearted look at the accomplishments of Pearl Chase in a clever and entertaining evening that includes a formidable cast of characters and a reprise of her memorable sing-along, “Spanish Revival.” It will be a celebratory night to remember and honor our forebears.