Picks of the Week
By Shane Cohn and Michel Miller 03/21/2013
BATTLEFIELD BAND Wednesday, March 27, 7 p.m. Performing under the banner “Forward With Scotland’s Past,” Battlefield Band remains at the forefront of the Scottish music scene after more than 40 years and was named Scottish Folk Band of the Year in the Scots Trad Music Awards 2011. $25 tickets. Ojai Valley Women’s Club, 441 E. Ojai Ave., Ojai. For tickets, visit www.ojaiconcertseries.com.
CSU CHANNEL ISLANDS Wednesday, March 27, 5-7:30 p.m. “Cesar E. Chavez: A Legacy of Service,” photo and art exhibit and reception. Photojournalist Jess Gutierrez has captured the spirit of Ventura County farmworker communities for more than three decades. Artist Xico González (work pictured) honors labor leaders of the United Farm Workers movement in celebration of the 50th anniversary. The event will include a 6 p.m. panel discussion moderated by Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the United Farm Workers (UFW) union with César Chávez. A reception will follow at 7 p.m. John Spoor Broome Library, CI campus.