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Event Reminders:

CPUC Public Hearings on Power Lines & Wildfires
Tuesday, 03/17/2009
These are important and necessary opportunities to affect the CA Public Utilities Commission's oversight of SDG&E, SoCal Edison, and other utilties in making their power lines and operations less risky for wildfire. Please plan to SHOW UP in San Diego or L.A.-By Martha Sullivan and Diane Conklin.

Cygnet Theatre Presents The History Boys
Friday, 02/20/2009
Alan Bennett's new play raises-with gentle wit and pitch-perfect command of character-not only universal questions about the nature of history and how it is taught but also questions about the purpose of education today.

Village Idiots Literary Society Monthly Reading
Friday, 02/20/2009
The Village Idiots Literary Society presents their monthly literature reading, featuring award-winning poet-playwright Elizabeth Yahn Williams and poet Dr. Bob Lundy. Admission is free.

Hawkwatch in Ramona
Saturday, 02/21/2009
Join naturalists from the Wildlife Research Institute for a free walking tour of the Ramona Grasslands. See birds being banded and observe local and migrating raptors.

Buena Vista Creek Valley Restoration
Saturday, 02/21/2009
This is one of our regular monthly work sessions to support our 1.8 acre restoration site. A small grant given for this project requires lots of volunteer work-and that means you!

Local Author's Event Features 8 N. County Writers
Saturday, 02/21/2009
Carlsbad City (Dove) Library will feature eight north county writers from a variety of genres. From 11am to noon we'll hear from our writers in the Library's Auditorium and from noon to 1pm, the writers will discuss and sign their books in the Library's courtyard. Hope you can join us.