The UCSB Associated Students Commission on Student Well Being is hosting high intensity interval training classes on Monday, Jan. 29, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. H.I.I.T. classes generally involve a combination of aerobic exercises and bodyweight training to tone muscle and increase strength and muscular endurance. No previous experience is necessary, and modifications are made for students with any injuries. The classes will be held at the A.S. Pardall Center and they are free. Free Blenders smoothies are distributed at the end of the workout.
CUP OF CULTURE: DAZE OF JUSTICE
Cup of Culture is hosting a screening of “Daze of Justice” at the UCSB MultiCultural Center on Wednesday, Jan. 31, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. “Daze of Justice” is the story of Cambodian-Americans who embark on a journey back to Cambodia’s killing fields as witnesses who are determined to recreate their memories of their loved ones to the United Nations special Tribunal prosecuting the Khmer Rouge. The film is 1 hour and 9 minutes long.
ZERO WASTE GROCERY SHOPPING
Come to the Isla Vista Co-Op on Wednesday, Jan. 31, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. to learn about zero-waste shopping habits! There will be information on how to reduce your shopping footprint while making the most of your budget. There will also be an opportunity to taste zero-waste recipes. Reusable shopping bags will be handed out, and there will be a raffle to win a hydro flask and reusable containers.
LAZY EYE POP-UP
The Lazy Eye Shop and the Isla Vista Food Co-op will be hosting a vintage and recycled clothing pop-up on the co-op’s patio on Jan. 27 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. The Lazy Eye Shop is a California-based resale clothing shop and has previously held sales at the co-op. The co-op is an I.V. based, community owned grocery store that has been in business for 46 years and was initially created by UCSB students. It is located at 6575 Seville Rd.
The Mallards will be playing a free show presented by A.S. Program Board at Storke Tower on Tuesday, Jan 30, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. There will also be free Yerba Mates. The Mallards were formed in I.V. and are an alternative band with a punk, metal and indie fusion sound. They have performed at various places in Isla Vista including at parties, festivals and even inside the Daily Nexus office.
NAMASTAY A WHILE
The Isla Vista Food Co-op and Yoga Isla Vista will be holding a $5 beach brunch yoga on Jan. 28 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Participants should meet at the co-op patio at 9:45 a.m. before walking over to the bluffs at 10 a.m. Drop-ins are not welcome, and those who wish to sign up can reserve one of the available 35 spots with a cashier at the co-op or call the store at (805) 968-1401 by Jan. 27. For those worried about signing up but not being able to make it, have no fear; if you cancel on Saturday you will get refunded in the form of a gift card. Following the hour-long yoga session, the group will head back to the co-op for brunch!
A version of this article appeared on p.3 of the Jan. 25 print edition of the Daily Nexus.