Members of the Ramona band Siddhartha rehearse in the band room at the Arriba Teen Center. From left are: guitarist Jose “JoJo” Hernandez, bass guitarist Tanarat Crowe, drummer Aaron Mills and vocalist Chad Beggs. Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3 to 6 p.m., the teen center at 1710 Montecito Road is staffed by volunteers and free to all middle and high school students. In addition to a recreation room, computer room, band room and library, the center has a complete exercise equipment room. Additional adult volunteers are needed to staff the center and, if more people volunteered, the center could be open more. For more information, call the center at 760-788-6443.
Sentinel photo/Maureen Robertson