Well, in case you do want to be out and about, here is a bit of what is going on at SubRosa in the days ahead, and also a bit about what's going on around town.
-Fri. Dec. 27th- open hours sometime in the afternoon until sometime in the evening
-Sat. Dec. 28th- is someone coming in to staff? I am not sure, but you can call (831) 426-5242 to check or just come on by and see what you see
-Sun. Dec. 29th-Tues. Dec. 31st- not open, but so much going on the next day! And there is the Last Night DIY Parade this Tues. night (read more about that below)
-Wed. Jan. 1st- open hours 11am-3pm (and a show at night!)
*HUFF Meeting- 11am-1pm: Santa Cruz's oldest and most stubbornly persistent grass roots homeless advocacy group.
*A Show! with DOGBRETH!! at 7pm: cool pop punk show!!! bring $ (notaflof)
-Thurs. Jan 2nd- open hours 2pm-7pm
*Guitar Skills- beginning to advanced (a Free Skool Santa Cruz class offering)- 5-6pm:
Let's learn how to read tablature, play scales, play chords and basic strumming patterns, fingerpick, tune your guitar by ear, make a capo, string your guitar, and jam with others. Requirements: Must have any semi-functioning guitar or any guitar-like instrument (if need strings put on or if guitar needs any minor repair I can help with that).
*Open Mic- 7:30pm signups: Open mic is a space for you to share yourself in anyway that feels right to you. And you can just come and soak it all up. Donations directly benefit this community-suppo
-Fri. Jan. 3rd- open hours 2pm-7pm
*Self Knowledge for Anarchists- 5:30-6:30pm (a Free Skool Santa Cruz class offering)- "Do I know myself well enough that my desire for change in the world translates into meaningful action? One approach is to begin from the ancient Socratic saying “Know thyself” -- if self- knowledge is the aim, then self-observatio
Since 2005! The only parade where there are no spectators - only participants! Last Night is a decentralized, collective, open, public New Year's Eve celebration. DIY stands for do-it-yourself. And that is what we are doing. This is our celebration that you and I make happen. This is not a paid gig, not something organized or well-planned. It's a people's event. We are doing this just for the love of it. More info at http://www.lastnightdiy.org/
At a time when downtown is such a controlled and contested space, this is a chance for folks to come together to celebrate in a collaborative way outside of institutional dictates.
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