Hospice of Santa Barbara Community Education and Engagement Series Presents:

Five Invitations: What the Dying Teach the Living, An Evening with Frank Ostaseski

Thursday, March 22, 2018

The Marjorie Luke Theatre

7:00 - 9:00 PM

This event is free and open to the community. All attendees must register prior to event.

Registration update: We’re at capacity. Additionally, the waiting list has reached maximum capacity and is now closed.


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Thank you to our event sponsors! 

Lucky Star Sponsors


Starlight Sponsors



Christiane Schlumberger and Tony Allina


Twilight Sponsors


Dennis and Stephanie Baker

This event is supported in part by The Marjorie Luke Theatre’s Dreier Family Rent Subsidy Fund.


Event Steering Committee

David Selberg, Hospice of Santa Barbara

Barbara Bartolome, IANDS Santa Barbara

Charles Caldwell, Hospice of Santa Barbara

Susan Clark, Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care

Rabbi Steve Cohen, Congregation B'nai B'rith

Chris Davis, SurfMedia

Heidi Holly, Friendship Center

Barbara Katz, Congregation B'nai B'rith

Camron Kazerounian, SurfMedia

Sandra Kenny, Antioch University

Miyoko Kudo, Sarah House

Pam Lewis, Hutton Parker Foundation

Gary Linker, Center for Successful Aging

Laura Mancuso, Interfaith Chaplain

Lois Meeker, Assisted Home Health and Hospice

Luciana Mitzkun, Friendship Center

Pauline Nelson, Dream Foundation

William Peters, Shared Crossing Project

Susan Plummer, Alliance for Living and Dying Well

Cheryll Puyot, Hospice of Santa Barbara

Suzanne Retzinger, Hospice of Santa Barbara

Jonathan Schooler, UCSB

Eryn Eckert Shugart, Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation

Arlene Stepputat, Visiting Nurse and Hospice Care

Kendalle Thompson, Assisted Home Health and Hospice

Dianne Travis-Teague, Pacifica Graduate Institute Alumni Association

Jeanne West, DASH Medical