8:45 a.m. Obama sworn into office as nation's 44th president.
9:00 a.m. The new president's inaugural address.
3:00 p.m local: ENCINITAS: Artist plans eclectic Inauguration Day march along 101
Marsha Lindsey, a board member of the 101 Artists' Colony, has put out word on the Internet about the procession, which will leave Swami's beach around 3 p.m. The group will walk mostly alongside South Coast Highway 101 before stopping at Stone Step's beach.
Lindsey said hoop dancers and other performance artists would be part of the mix. Participants can express themselves however they choose, she said.
"Drums would be welcome," Lindsey said Monday. "Positive energy, flags, signs, whatever. Anything festive. Anything that shows you're happy."
4:00 p.m local: Goal Setting - Encinitas City Hall
Update on previous goals and work tasks
City's fiscal strengths and challenged
Presentation of management's CIP prioritization results
Next week, Jan 27, will be council discussion
*Many locals have expressed that they are upset that Goal Setting is on Inauguration Day.
*Our congressman Republican Brian Bilbray is not attending Obama's historic inauguration because he says it will be too cold. "It's just too cold for a California kid. The only time I get that cold is when I surf in January."
Bilbray hasn't surfed in years and it was 84 degrees today. MEH.
Source: REGION: GOP Congress members will attend inauguration, but not parties